Alex Cline sits behind a set of drums and cymbals.
Music & Performance
Part of the series JazzPOP 2019

JazzPOP: Alex Cline's Limitless Light Ensemble: Remembering Joseph Jarman

Thursday Aug 8, 2019 8:00 PM This is a past program
“Cline is the binding force…he turns the collection of abstract shouts into a conversation, then a dance, then a meditation.” – FreeJazzBlog

Los Angeles drummer Alex Cline convenes an all-star nonet to pay tribute to Joseph Jarman—woodwind player, composer, poet, Buddhist priest, and member of the legendary Art Ensemble of Chicago—who died earlier this year. A major voice in creative music for decades, Cline is best known for collaborations with Vinny Golia, Julius Hemphill, and his brother, guitarist Nels Cline (of Wilco), as well as for his own expansive projects.

Dwight Trible, voice
Phillip Greenlief, saxophones
Pablo Calogero, woodwinds 
Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, 5-string electric violin 
G.E. Stinson, electric guitar and electronics
George Abe, bamboo flutes and percussion 
Lisa Mezzacappa, acoustic bass 
Christopher Garcia, percussion 
Alex Cline, drums and percussion

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