February 2020

02.02.2020- Boeren, Reed, Reid, Warelis

Recorded a studio session with Eric Boeren (cornet), Mike Reed (drums),
Tomeka Reid (cello), and Marta Warelis (piano) at The Hungry Brain in Chicago.

02.02.2020- Boeren, Reed, Reid, Warelis

Recorded two sets by Eric Boeren (cornet), Mike Reed (drums),
Tomeka Reid (cello), and Marta Warelis (piano) at The Hungry Brain in Chicago.

02.13.2020- Aoki, Williams

Recorded two sets by Tatsu Aoki (bass) and Mars Williams (reeds/toys) at Hairpin Arts Center in Chicago.

02.22.2020- Sugimoto Trio

Recorded two sets by the Sugimoto Trio (Mai Sugimoto-sax/flute/compositions,
Tatsu Aoki-bass, Avreeayl Ra-drums) at Elastic in Chicago.

January 2020

01.07.2020- Manas

Recorded a set by Manas (Tashi Dorji-guitar, Thom Nguyen-drums) at Elastic in Chicago.

01.07.2020- Kuzu + Abrams

Recorded a set by Kuzu (Tyler Damon-drums, Tashi Dorji-guitar, Dave Rempis-saxes), who were joined by Joshua Abrams (bass) at Elastic in Chicago.

01.14.2020- Lopez, Packard, Rempis

Recorded a set by Brandon Lopez (bass), Ryan Packard (percussion/electronics), and Dave Rempis (saxes) at Elastic in Chicago.

01.14.2020- Baker, Lopez, Packard, Rempis

Recorded a set by Jim Baker (piano/synthesizer), Brandon Lopez (bass),
Ryan Packard (percussion/electronics), and Dave Rempis (saxes) at Elastic in Chicago.

01.21.2020- Lopez, Packard, Rempis

Recorded a set by Brandon Lopez (bass), Ryan Packard (percussion/electronics), and Dave Rempis (saxes) at Elastic in Chicago.

01.21.2020- Lopez, Packard, Pluta, Rempis

Recorded a set by Brandon Lopez (bass), Ryan Packard (percussion/electronics),
Sam Pluta (electronics), and Dave Rempis (saxes) at Elastic in Chicago.

01.25.2020- Chicago Composers Orchestra + Origin of Animal

Recorded the winter performance of the Chicago Composers Orchestra (conducted by
Allen Tinkham), who were joined by Origin of Animal at Roosevelt University in Chicago.

01.26.2020- Badenhirt, Baker, Berman, Harris, Lopez

Recorded two sets by Joim Badenhirt (clarinet), Jim Baker (piano/synthesizer),
Josh Berman (cornet), Bill Harris (drums), and Brandon Lopez (bass) at The Hungry Brain in Chicago.

01.28.2020- Lopez, Packard, Rempis

Recorded a set by Brandon Lopez (bass), Ryan Packard (percussion/electronics), and Dave Rempis (saxes) at Elastic in Chicago.

01.28.2020- Hill, Lopez, Packard, Rempis

Recorded a set by Jen Hill (electronics), Brandon Lopez (bass),
Ryan Packard (percussion/electronics), and Dave Rempis (saxes) at Elastic in Chicago.

 

December 2019

2018

12.14.2019- Williams’ Ayler Christmas

Recorded an extended set of Mars Williams’ Albert Ayler Christmas
(Mars Williams-arrangements/tenor sax/toys, Jim Baker-piano/synthesizer/viola,
Josh Berman-cornet, Steve Hunt-drums/glockenspiel, Keefe Jackson-baritone sax,
Kent Kessler-bass, Peter Maunu-violin/bird whistle,
Brian Sandstrom-bass/electric guitar/trumpet) at The Hungry Brain in Chicago.

12.15.2019- Williams’ Ayler Christmas

Recorded two sets of Mars Williams’ Albert Ayler Christmas
(Mars Williams-arrangements/tenor sax/toys, Jim Baker-piano/synthesizer/viola,
Josh Berman-cornet/violin, Steve Hunt-drums/glockenspiel, Kent Kessler-bass,
Katinka Kleijn-cello, Peter Maunu-violin, Brian Sandstrom-bass/electric guitar/trumpet) at The Hungry Brain in Chicago.

12.19.2019- Jazz Occurrence

Recorded an extended set of Lew Achenbach’s Jazz Occurrence, featuring
Jeff Kimmel (clarinet/bass clarinet), Matt Piet (piano), Avreeayl Ra (drums/kalimba), and
Marvin Tate (spoken word) at Constellation in Chicago.

12.21.2019- Khoury, Zerang

Recorded a set by Mike Khoury (violin) and Michael Zerang (percussion) as part of the Solstice Series at Constellation in Chicago.

12.21.2019- Abrams, Brown, Drake, Stein

Recorded a set by Joshua Abrams (bass/guimbri), Ari Brown (sax),
Hamid Drake (percussion), and Jason Stein (bass clarinet) as part of the Solstice Series at Constellation in Chicago.

12.27.2019- DKV Trio

Recorded two sets by the DKV Trio (Hamid Drake-drums, Kent Kessler-bass,
Ken Vandermark-reeds) at Elastic in Chicago.

12.28.2019- DKV Trio

Recorded two sets by the DKV Trio (Hamid Drake-drums, Kent Kessler-bass,
Ken Vandermark-reeds) at Elastic in Chicago.

November 2019

11.10.2019- Abrams, Berman

Recorded a studio session with Joshua Abrams (bass/guimbri) and Josh Berman (cornet) at The Hungry Brain in Chicago.

11.13.2019- Vandermark’s Momentum 5

Recorded a rehearsal session of Ken Vandermark’s Momentum 5
(Ken Vandermark-compositions/reeds, Tim Barnes-percussion, Katinka Kleijn-cello
Damon Locks-samples/electronics, Nick Macri-basses,
Lou Mallozzi-recordings/electronics, Claire Rousay-percussion,
Mars Williams-saxes/little instruments) at Elastic in Chicago.

11.14.2019- Vandermark’s Momentum 5

Recorded an extended set performance of Ken Vandermark’s Momentum 5
(Ken Vandermark-compositions/reeds, Tim Barnes-percussion, Katinka Kleijn-cello
Damon Locks-samples/electronics, Nick Macri-basses,
Lou Mallozzi-recordings/electronics, Claire Rousay-percussion,
Mars Williams-saxes/little instruments) at Elastic in Chicago.

11.21.2019- Blonk, Mallozzi, Vandermark

Recorded two sets by Jaap Blonk (voice/electronics),
Lou Mallozzi (electronics/recordings), and Ken Vandermark (reeds) at Elastic in Chicago.

 

October 2019

10.16.2019- Artry Quartet

Recorded the Greg Artry Quartet (Greg Artry-drums, Victor Garcia-trumpets,
John Tate-bass, Julius Tucker-piano) as they performed Art Blakey’s Caravan at Fulton Street Collective in Chicago.

10.26.2019- Chicago Composers Orchestra

Recorded the fall performance of the Chicago Composers Orchestra (conducted by
Allen Tinkham) at St. James Cathedral in Chicago.

September 2019

09.03.2019- Diamond, Davis, Kirchner, Roebke

Recorded two sets of Hunter Diamond’s (sax/clarinet) “Broken Music”, featuring
James Davis (trumpet), Quin Kirchner (drums), and Jason Roebke (bass) at The Whistler in Chicago.

09.05.2019- Jackson, Oestricher, Reed, Singleton

Recorded a set by Keefe Jackson (reeds), Dan Oestricher (saxes), Mike Reed (drums), and James Singleton (bass) at Elastic in Chicago, as part of the Instigation Festival.

09.05.2019- Lott, Morrow

Recorded a set by Simon Lott (drum/electronics) and Jesse Morrow (bass/electric bass) at Elastic in Chicago, as part of the Instigation Festival.

09.06.2019- Albert’s Unanimous Sources

Recorded a set by Jeff Albert’s Unanimous Sources (Jeff Albert-trombone,
Jesse Morrow-bass, Simon Lott-drums, Cyrus Nabipoor-trumpet,
Dan Oestricher-baritone sax, Mai Sugimoto-alto sax) at Constellation in Chicago, as part of the Instigation Festival.

09.06.2019- Spencer Collective

Recorded a set by the Isaiah Spencer Collective (Isaiah Spencer-drums,
Isaiah Collier-tenor sax/flutes, Brent Griffin Jr.-alto sax, Anton Hatwich-bass,
Jumaane Taylor-tap dance) at Constellation in Chicago, as part of the Instigation Festival.

09.07.2019- Kleijn Project

Recorded a piece by Katinka Kleijn, created for performance at the May Chapel in Rosehill Cemetery in Chicago, as part of the Instigation Festival.  Musicians were:
Jeff Albert-trombone, Haley Fohr-voice, Helen Gillet-cello/electronics,
Anton Hatwich-bass, Steve Marquette-guitar, Cyrus Nabipoor-trumpet,
Aurora Nealand-organ/accordion/voice/sax, James Singleton-bass,
Paul Thibodeaux-drums, Ken Vandermark-saxes, Mars Williams-saxes/toys

09.08.2019- Fohr, Gillet

Recorded a set by Haley Fohr (voice/electronics) and Helen Gillet (cello/electronics) at Hungry Brain in Chicago, as part of the Instigation Festival.

09.08.2019- Kobra Quartet

Recorded a set by the Kobra Quartet (Anton Hatwich-bass, Steve Marquette-guitar,
Aurora Nealand-voice/accordion/sax, Paul Thibodeaux-drums) at Hungry Brain in Chicago, as part of the Instigation Festival.

09.10.2019- Cunningham, Dillingham, Kirchner, Mazzarella

Recorded a studio session with Jeremy Cunningham (drums),
Christian Dillingham (bass), Quin Kirchner (drums/synthesizer), and
Nick Mazzarella (sax/piano) at Elastic in Chicago.

09.13.2019- Jazz Occurrence

Recorded an extended performance by Volcano Radar (Harrison Bankhead-bass,
Elbio Barilari-guitar/brass/reeds, Willie Hayes-drums, Julia Miller-guitar/synthesizer) at Oswego High School in Illinois.

09.17.2019- Clausen, Diamond, Ernst, Evans, Pfiffner, Shuttleworth, Zanolini

Recorded two sets of Hunter Diamond’s (reeds) “Strange Frontiers”, featuring
Sarah Clausen (alto sax), Katie Ernst (bass), Marcus Evans (drums),
Cameron Pfiffner (soprano sax), Chris Shuttleworth (trombone), and
Adam Zanolini (flutes) at The Whistler in Chicago.

09.19.2019- Dammann’s Restroy

Recorded a set by Christopher Dammann’s Restroy (Christopher Dammann-bass,
James Davis-trumpet/electronics, Kevin Davis-cello/electronics,
Paul Giallorenzo-keyboards/synthesizers, Mabel Kwan-piano/synthesizers,
Avreeayl Ra-drums) at Elastic in Chicago.

09.19.2019- Damon, Giallorenzo, Hatcher, Young

Recorded a set by Tyler Damon (drums), Paul Giallorenzo (piano/electronics),
Gerrit Hatcher (sax), and Andrew Scott Young (bass) at Elastic in Chicago.

09.24.2019- Diamond, Hall, Hart, Hunt, Mazzarella

Recorded two sets of Hunter Diamond’s (tenor sax) “Grit”, featuring
Dana Hall (drums), Angelo Hart (piano), Jeremiah Hunt (bass),
and Nick Mazzarella (alto sax) at The Whistler in Chicago.

 

 

 

August 2019

08.05.2019- Pfiffner/Lux Duo

Recorded a set by Cameron Pfiffner (saxes/flutes) and Matt Lux (bass) at Elastic in Chicago.

08.05.2019- Pfiffner/Giallorenzo Quartet

Recorded a set by the Pfiffner/Giallorenzo Quartet (Cameron Pfiffner-saxes/flutes,
Paul Giallorenzo-organ, Matt Lux-bass, Isaiah Spencer-drums) at Elastic in Chicago.

08.10.2019- Marquette

Recorded a set by Steve Marquette (guitar) at Constellation in Chicago.

08.10.2019- Eisenberg, Parish

Recorded a set by guitarists Wendy Eisenberg and Shane Parish at Constellation in Chicago.

08.10.2019- Eisenberg, Marquette, Parish

Recorded a set by guitarists Wendy Eisenberg, Steve Marquette, and Shane Parish at Constellation in Chicago.

08.13.2019- Morris, Vandermark

Recorded a set by Joe Morris (guitar) and Ken Vandermark (reeds) at Elastic in Chicago.

08.13.2019- Hall, Morris, Vandermark

Recorded a set by Ben Hall (drums), Joe Morris (guitar), and Ken Vandermark (reeds) at Elastic in Chicago.

08.20.2019- Cinghiale

Recorded two sets by Cinghiale (Ken Vandermark-reeds, Mars Williams-reeds, etc.) at Elastic in Chicago.

08.25.2019- Nearpass Big Band

Recorded a studio session with Michael Nearpass’ big band at Elastic in Chicago.

08.29.2019- Cunningham, Haker Flaten, Parker, Rempis

Recorded two sets by Jeremy Cunningham (drums), Ingebrigt Haker Flaten (bass),
Jeff Parker (electric guitar), and Dave Rempis (reeds) at Elastic in Chicago.

08.30.2019- Haker Flaten, Mazzarella, Ra

Recorded two sets by Ingebrigt Haker Flaten (bass), Nick Mazzarella (sax),
and Avreeayl Ra (drums) at Elastic in Chicago.

July 2019

07.18.2019- Daisy’s Vox 4

Recorded a studio session with Tim Daisy’s Vox 4
(Tim Daisy-drums/marimba/electronics/compositions, James Falzone-clarinet,
Fred Lonberg-Holm-cello/electronics, Macie Stewart-violin/piano) at Elastic in Chicago.

07.18.2019- Daisy’s Vox 4

Recorded Tim Daisy’s Vox 4 (Tim Daisy-drums/marimba/electronics/compositions,
James Falzone-clarinet, Fred Lonberg-Holm-cello/electronics, Macie Stewart-violin/piano) at Elastic in Chicago.

07.22.2019- Cunningham, Avery

Recorded a studio session with Jeremy Cunningham (drums/spoken word) and Mikel Avery (drums) at Co-Prosperity Sphere in Chicago.

June 2019

06.08.2019- Chicago Composers Orchestra

Recorded the four-piece performance of the Chicago Composers Orchestra in Ganz Hall at Roosevelt University in Chicago.

 

May 2019

05.02.2019- Genetti, Rousay

Recorded a set by Carol Genetti (vocals/electronics) and Claire Rousay (percussion) as part of the Exposure series at Elastic in Chicago.

05.02.2019- Mendoza

Recorded a set by Ava Mendoza (electric guitar/vocals) as part of the Exposure series at Elastic in Chicago.

05.02.2019- Bat Dawid, Graham, Kessler, Kohl

Recorded a set by Angel Bat Dawid (piano/clarinet/vocals),
Forbes Graham (trumpet/electronics),
Kent Kessler (bass), and Lia Kohl (cello) as part of the Exposure series at Elastic in Chicago.

05.03.2019- Grdina’s The Marrow

Recorded a set by Gordon Grdina’s The Marrow (Gordon Grdina-oud,
Hamin Honari-percussion, Mat Maneri-viola, Hank Roberts-cello) as part of the Chicago Jazz String Summit at Constellation in Chicago.

05.03.2019- In the Sea

Recorded a set by In the Sea (Nicolas Caloia-bass, Tristan Honsinger-cello/vocal,
Joshua Zubot-violin) as part of the Chicago Jazz String Summit at Constellation in Chicago.

05.03.2019- Dixon String Quartet

Recorded a set by the Akua Dixon String Quartet (Akua Dixon-cello,
Leslie DeShazor-viola, Eddy Kwon-violin, Zara Zaharieva-violin) as part of the Chicago Jazz String Summit at Constellation in Chicago.

05.04.2019- Graham, Reid

Recorded a set by Forbes Graham (trumpet) and Tomeka Reid (cello) as part of the Exposure series at May Chapel in Rosehill Cemetery in Chicago.

05.04.2019- Rousay

Recorded a set by Claire Rousay (percussion) as part of the Exposure series at May Chapel in Rosehill Cemetery in Chicago.

05.04.2019- Abrams, Damon, Graham, Mendoza

Recorded a set by Joshua Abrams (bass), Tyler Damon (percussion),
Forbes Graham (trumpet), and Ava Mendoza (electric guitar) as part of the Exposure series at May Chapel in Rosehill Cemetery in Chicago.

05.04.2019- Kohl, Maunu

Recorded a set by Lia Kohl (cello) and Peter Maunu (mandolin/violin) as part of the Chicago Jazz String Summit at Elastic in Chicago.

05.04.2019- Kwon

Recorded a set by Eddy Kwon (violin/vocal) as part of the Chicago Jazz String Summit at Elastic in Chicago.

05.04.2019- Caswell Quartet

Recorded a set by the Sara Caswell Quartet (Sara Caswell-violin,
Jesse Lewis-electric guitar, Jared Schonig-drums, Ike Sturm-bass) as part of the Chicago Jazz String Summit at Elastic in Chicago.

05.05.2019- Stirrup

Recorded a set by Stirrup (Fred Lonberg-Holm-cello, Nick Macri-bass,
Charles Rumback-drums) as part of the Chicago Jazz String Summit at Hungry Brain in Chicago.

05.05.2019- Dixon, Kwon, Reid, Zaharieva

Recorded a set by Akua Dixon (cello), Eddy,  Kwon (violin), Tomeka Reid (cello), and
Zara Zaharieva (violin) as part of the Chicago Jazz String Summit at Hungry Brain in Chicago.

05.05.2019- Honsinger, Lonberg-Holm, Zubot

Recorded a set by Tristan Honsinger (cello/vocal), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), and
Joshua Zubot (violin) as part of the Chicago Jazz String Summit at Hungry Brain in Chicago.

05.05.2019- Caloia, Caswell, Reid

Recorded a set by Nicolas Caloia (bass), Sara Caswell (violin), and
Tomeka Reid (cello) as part of the Chicago Jazz String Summit at Hungry Brain in Chicago.

05.06.2019- Erb, Lonberg-Holm

Recorded a studio session with Christoph Erb (reeds) and Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello) at Elastic in Chicago.

05.16.2019- Abrams, Baker, Ra, Rempis

Recorded two sets by Joshua Abrams (bass), Jim Baker (piano/synthesizer),
Avreeayl Ra (drums), and Dave Rempis (saxes) at Elastic in Chicago.

05.26.2019- Daisy, Hatwich, Kimmel, Paulson, Wosko

Recorded a studio session with Tim Daisy (marimba), Anton Hatwich (bass),
Jeff Kimmel (clarinet/bass clarinet), Jen Clare Paulson (viola), and Lilianna Wosko (cello) at a private residence near Chicago.

05.26.2019- Fonema Consort

Recorded a set by Fonema Consort (Emily Beisel-clarinet, Dalia Chin-flute,
Nina Dante-violin,  Sam Rowe-guitar) at Constellation in Chicago.

05.26.2019- Ursa Ensemble

Recorded a set by Ursa Ensemble (Rachel Brown-violin,  Nicholas Jeffrey-cello,
Veronica Nettles-viola) at Constellation in Chicago.