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Jason Moran & the Bandwagon at Jazz Bakery's Movable Feast Series at Musicians Institute

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Musicians Institute
Jazz Bakery's Movable Feast Series

1655 Mccadden Place
Los Angeles, CA
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Tue, May 7, 2013
9:00pm

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ONE SHOW ONLY - NO INTERMISSION!

PARKING: Limited street parking / Paid parking across the street (be warned - their rates vary wildly!!) / Recommended public lots near Selma and Las Palmas, one and a half blocks east of McCadden - $5 to $8

Jason Moran - piano
Tarus Mateen - bass
Nasheet Waits - drums

Pianist Jason Moran is red hot! His most recent exploits are chronicled in the March 11 issue of the New Yorker Magazine in a brilliant article titled: Jazz Hands: How Jason Moran Bends the Rules. (Well worth the read.)

Moran is a specialist in the field of jazz abstraction. As leader of the trio Bandwagon, he has a rich knowledge of the music’s history and context — part of the reason, no doubt, that he serves as the Kennedy Center’s Artistic Adviser for Jazz. But Jason rarely reads it straight: He prefers to dissect, fragment, distill and subvert it....

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Redbeard Simmons uploaded this event on March 26, 2013