Chicago based drummer/bandleader Jimmy Bennington brings legendary clarinetist Perry Robinson to the city for three very rare performances. Perry has played and recorded with many jazz greats including Henry Grimes, Archie Shepp, The Brubeck Family, Bill Dixon, and Charlie Haden's Liberation Orchestra. His father was the great American composer Earl Robinson. The master clarinetist and composer will appear at the following:
The Perry Robinson Trio
Velvet Lounge (67 E. Cermak Rd./312.791.9050)
Saturday September 29, 9-12 midnight, with Jimmy Bennington.
Jimmy Bennington/Perry Robinson Duet
Ennui Cafe (6981 N. Sheridan Rd./773.973.2233)
Sunday September 30, 7-9pm, all ages, $ Donation
Jimmy Bennington's Colour and Sound featuring Perry Robinson Live at the Hungry Brain (2319 W. Belmont/773.935.2118) Sunday September 30, 10pm- 12 midnight