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10 O'Clock and 11 O'Clock Jazz Orchestras

10 O'Clock and 11 O'Clock Jazz Orchestras
80 Queens Park, MacMillan Theatrel
Time: Mar 15th, 7:30 pm End: Mar 15th, 9:30 pm
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Concert featuring guest artist Donny McCaslin

Faculty of Music

10 O’clock and 11 O’clock Jazz Orchestras
Terry Promane and Jim Lewis, directors
Donny McCaslin, guest artist

So much for Donny McCaslin’s "traditional" credentials, which provide the anchor for his much-admired work in more adventurous realms. Chief among these is the pianoless quartet Lan Xang (which evolved from an experimental partnership with fellow New York saxist David Binney) and the quintet led by the widely lionized trumpeter Dave Douglas, who added McCaslin to his band in 2005. Reviewing the Douglas Quintet in Jazz Times, Josef Woodard wrote of McCaslin: “He’s a versatile player who moves easily between inside and outside musical zones…[T]here’s a fluidity and grace to his playing even when he’s pushing at envelopes.” (www.donnymccaslin.com)
Thursday, March 15, 2012
7:30 pm. MacMillan Theatre
Edward Johnson Building, U of T, 80 Queen’s Park
Tickets: $20 ($15 seniors/students) | FlexiMIX: $16
TELUS Centre Box Office: 416-408-0208
Online order: www.music.utoronto.ca

For further information, please contact the Faculty of Music at (416) 978-3750

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