Alex Sipiagin is a world-class jazz trumpeter who has made his mark on the international jazz scene and has toured extensively throughout Europe, Asia, and his native Russia. He performed with the likes of Dave Holland, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Michael Brecker, and the Mingus Groups, and also teaches at the Groningen Prince Claus Conservatory. His newest solo albums were released in the Spring of 2011 on the prestigious Criss Cross label featuring such noted musicians as Chris Potter, Dave Binney, Eric Harland, Craig Taborn and Boris Kozlov.
Full Moon Arts Center is an extraordinary artist-in-residence facility housed in a renovated 1860s barn and stable. Created as a sanctuary for artistic innovation, it is filled with cutting edge art and sculpture, and truly exemplifies the founders wish to support the visual, musical, literary and performing arts in the community. The Full Moon Arts Center is a fully accredited 501(c)3 non-profit organizations.
Of the opportunity to work with East End Arts and Full Moon Arts Center for this performance, Alex Sipiagin's representative notes: What a wonderful space! Alex is very excited to perform in such an interesting forum.
This concert is part of Full Moon Arts Centers Tension / Creative Tension / Balance, a three-week series of interactive and multimedia events from July 21 through August 12. The series has been organized by the Centers founder, Ronnie Wiener, in collaboration with sculptor Avital Oz and East End Arts. It includes special opening and closing concerts, performances and exhibitions. For more information about this series and the Full Moon Arts Center, call 631-874-0718.