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.

April 2019

04.05.2019- Damon, Fraser, Weinberg

Recorded a set by Tyler Damon (drums), Henry Fraser (bass), and Sam Weinberg (sax) at Slate Arts + Performance in Chicago.

04.05.2019- Berman, Heinemann, Sudderberg

Recorded a set by Josh Berman (cornet), Jakob Heinemann (bass), and
Phil Sudderberg (drums) at Slate Arts + Performance in Chicago.

04.10.2019- Lopez, Packard, Rempis

Recorded a set by Brandon Lopez (bass), Ryan Packard (percussion/electronics), and
Dave Rempis (saxes) at the Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center.

04.28.2019- Baker, Erb, Hunt

Recorded two sets by Jim Baker (piano/synthesizer), Christoph Erb (sax), and
Steve Hunt (drums) at The Hungry Brain in Chicago.

March 2019

03.03.2019- Reed, Roebke, Stine

Recorded a set by Mike Reed (drums), Jason Roebke (bass), and
Tim Stine (electric guitar) at The Hungry Brain in Chicago.

03.03.2019- Harmon, Pierson, Ra

Recorded a set by Matt Harmon (bass), Dan Pierson (piano), and
Avreeayl Ra (drums) at The Hungry Brain in Chicago.

03.07.2019- Diamond, Gillan

Recorded a set by Hunter Diamond (reeds) and Lucas Gillan (percussion)
at Elastic in Chicago.

03.07.2019- Warmenbol Group

Recorded a set by the Jakob Warmenbol Group (Josh Berman-cornet,
Gerrit Hatcher-tenor sax, Peter Maunu-guitar/violin/mandolin,
Jakob Warmenbol-percussion)
at Elastic in Chicago.

03.16.2019- Berman Quartet

Recorded two sets by the Josh Berman Quartet (Josh Berman-cornet, Darius Jones-sax, Jason Roebke-bass, Michael Vatcher-drums) at Constellation in Chicago.

03.17.2019- Berman Quartet

Recorded a studio session with the Josh Berman Quartet (Josh Berman-cornet,
Darius Jones-sax, Jason Roebke-bass, Michael Vatcher-drums) at The Hungry Brain in Chicago.

03.17.2019- Damon, Foster, Rempis, Roebke

Recorded two sets by Tyler Damon (drums), Michael Foster (reeds), Dave Rempis (saxes), and Jason Roebke (bass) at The Hungry Brain in Chicago.

03.19.2019- Kirchen Quartet

Recorded two sets by the Charlie Kirchen Quartet (Charlie Kirchen-bass,
Devin Drobka-drums, Nick Mazzarella-sax, Dave Miller-guitar) at The Whistler in Chicago.

03.22.2019- Packard, Strinning

Recorded a studio session with Ryan Packard (drums/electronics) and Sebastian Strinning (reeds) at High Concept Labs in Chicago.

03.23.2019- RGB

Recorded a set by RGB (Paul Giallorenzo-keyboard/pump organ, Charlie Kirchen-bass,
Ryan Packard-drums/electronics) at Constellation in Chicago.

03.23.2019- Giallorenzo, Kirchen, Kirshner, Stein

Recorded a set by Paul Giallorenzo (keyboard/piano), Charlie Kirchen (bass),
Julian Kirshner (drums), and Jason Stein (bass clarinet) at Constellation in Chicago.

03.25.2019- Quost

Recorded a set by Timothee Quost (trumpet/electronics) at Elastic in Chicago.

03.25.2019- Boneshaker, Quost

Recorded a set by Boneshaker (Kent Kessler-bass, Paal Nilssen-Love-percussion,
Mars Williams-reeds/zithers/toys), who were later joined by
Timothee Quost (trumpet/electronics) at Elastic in Chicago.

February 2019

02.08.2019- Cinghiale

Recorded a set by Cinghiale (Ken Vandermark-reeds, Mars Williams-reeds) at Constellation in Chicago.

02.08.2019- Madness of Crowds

Recorded a set by Madness of Crowds (Joe Adamik-drums, Jim Baker-piano/synthesizer,
Nate Lepine-sax/flute, Doug McCombs-electric bass,
Brian Sandstrom-bass/electric guitar, trumpet) at Constellation in Chicago.

02.12.2019- Abrams, Cunningham, Johnson, Rempis, Spencer

Recorded two sets by Joshua Abrams (bass), Jeremy Cunningham (drums),
Russ Johnson (trumpet), Dave Rempis (saxes), and Isaiah Spencer (drums) at The Whistler in Chicago.

02.19.2019- Cunningham, Ernst, Kirchner, Rempis, Williams

Recorded two sets by Jeremy Cunningham (drums/electronics),
Katie Ernst (bass/vocal),
Quin Kirchner (drums), Dave Rempis (saxes),
and Mars Williams (reeds/toys) at The Whistler in Chicago.

02.24.2019- Dal Niente

Recorded three pieces by Dal Niente (Amanda DeBoer Bartlett-voice, Ammie Brod-viola,
Kyle Flens-percussion, Katie Schoepflin Jimoh-clarinets, Mabel Kwan-piano,
Jesse Langen-guitar, Ben Melsky-harp, Andy Nogal-oboe, Matt Oliphant-French horn,
Tarn Travers-violin, Constance Volk-flutes, Chris Wild-cello), conducted by
Michael Lewanski at Constellation in Chicago.

02.26.2019- Cunningham, Damon, Rempis, Williams, Woods

Recorded two sets by Jeremy Cunningham (drums/electronics), Tyler Damon (drums),
Dave Rempis (saxes), and Mars Williams (reeds/toys), and Ayanna Woods (bass/vocal) at The Whistler in Chicago.