photos by Ed Berger
Hello Greenleaf community!
The guys and I are really excited for this year’s Canadian tour. If you find yourself up north, please stop by and introduce yourself! Additionally, you can follow all the happenings on twitter, follow me @cmacsound.
June 19 – The Rex
9:30 & 11pm
June 22 – The Cellar
8 & 9:30pm
June 24 – Yardbird Suite
June 25 – The Beat Niq
9 & 10:30pm
Curtis Macdonald – Alto Sax
Jeremy Viner – Tenor Sax
Bobby Avey – Piano
Chris Tordini – Bass
Adam Jackson – Drums
The New York Times mentions the release performance of Community Immunity:
Community Immunity (Sunday) This triple bill takes its name from the new album by the saxophonist Curtis Macdonald, just out on the Greenleaf label. Mr. Macdonald spearheads the festivities at 9 p.m. with his sleekly modern band. Preceding him, at 8, is an exploratory trio led by the pianist Kris Davis. Closing shop, at 10, is Chris Speed’s Yeah No, an electro-acoustic outfit led by Mr. Speed, a saxophonist and clarinetist, and featuring the drummer Jim Black, the bassist Skuli Sverrisson and the trumpeter Shane Endsley. Littlefield, 622 Degraw Street, between Third and Fourth Avenues, Gowanus, Brooklyn , littlefieldnyc.com; $10. (Chinen)
Doors @ 7:30pm
*first 12 people to arrive will receive a free copy of Community Immunity!
The Kris Davis Trio /8pm
Kris Davis, Piano; Tom Rainey, Drums; Eivind Opsvik, Bass.
The Curtis Macdonald Group /9pm
Curtis Macdonald, Alto Sax; Jeremy Viner, Tenor Sax;
David Virelles, Piano; Chris Tordini, Bass; Adam Jackson, Drums.
Chris Speed‘s yeah NO /10:30pm
Chris Speed, Tenor Sax; Shane Endsley, Trumpet;
Skúli Sverrisson, Bass; Jim Black, Drums.
$10 cover for the entire night!
Littlefield is located at: