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Thursday 23, January 2014
'And Other Desert Towns'/May tour

'And Other Desert Towns'/May tour

Tom Rainey and I had a great time, celebrating the release of our duo CD 'And Other Desert Towns' at Barbes on February 26. Here is a (lo-fi) recording of the gig  For recording info, listening samples or to buy a copy of the CD, click here.

We are also going on a tour of the United States in May:

  • 05/15 Cleveland/Mahall's 20 Lanes
  • 05/16 Ann Arbour/Kerrytown House Concerts
  • 05/17 Chicago/Constellation
  • 05/18 Milwaukee/Sugar Maple
  • 05/20 St. Louis/Kerr Foundation Building (New Music Circle)
  • 05/22 Nashville/Zeitgeist Gallery ('Indetermanacies' series concert + workshop at the Nashville Public Library)
  • 05/23 Tuscaloosa/University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa New Music Collective)
  • 05/24 New Orleans/Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center
  • 05/25 New Orleans/venue tba
  • 05/26 Houston/Avant Garden, "They Who Sound" series (duo + trio with bassist Damon Smith)
  • 05/27 Austin/Museum of Human Achievement (presented by Epistrophy Arts)
  • 05/29 Santa Fe/Gig Performance Space
  • 05/30 Boulder/Ceraso Gallery + Studio 
  • 06/01 Kansas City/The Record Bar
  • 06/02 Minneapolis/The Icehouse (J T's Jazz Implosion series)
  • 06/03 Madison/Audio for the Arts tbc
  • 06/05 Pittsburgh/Thunderbird Cafe
Thursday 10, April 2014
Anthony Braxton's Trillium J in April

Anthony Braxton's Trillium J in April

I am very excited to be one of the instrumental soloists in Anthony Braxton's opera Trillium J, which will be performed at Roulette April 17-19. I will also play there on April 10 (The Trillium Chamber Players perform composition # 46), on April 11 as part of the Nate Wooley Ensemble and on April 12 with Anthony's Braxton's Falling River Nonet. For full details, also of other performances in the series, all involving members of the Tricentric Foundation and Braxton's music click here

Wednesday 26, June 2013
Downbeat 61st Annual Critics Poll/El Intruso Critics Poll

Downbeat 61st Annual Critics Poll/El Intruso Critics Poll

Glad to have made it into the Downbeat Annual Critics Poll in the Rising Star category for both soprano and tenor saxophone.I also won the 2013 El Intruso Critics Poll (tenor saxophone)


I am a tenor and soprano saxophonist and composer, living in Brooklyn/NYC.

Featured release

Anti-House / Strong Place

Anti-House / Strong Place - Intakt CD 208/2013

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Musicians on record:

  • INGRID LAUBROCK: Saxophones
  • KRIS DAVIS: Piano
  • TOM RAINEY: Drums 

Intakt CD 208/2013

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