Pheeroan has conducted activist performances since his international introduction as a jagged rhythm arranger with 20th Century composers. He cooks and scrambles and chops in and out of the where-we are-state. He believes in music as medicine, remising lethargy at every turn of phrase. This Friday he evokes stories from three ensemble members with whom he shares a history of celebration and praise.
Jun Miyake: ancient flute ( Noh Kan), saxophone, gold flute, shakuhachi believes in ghosts and other harmonics
Adegoke Steve Colson: piano, percussion has decided to remain in the same body for the concert, but will not sign autographs on paper
Emanuel “C” Gatewood: bass, voice Is convinced that the blues is responsible for global storming
Big Confluence Move Forest Ghosts CD Release and celebration to follow.