October 8, 2004
To: Listings/Critics/Features From: JAZZ PROMO SERVICES
November 5, The Jazz Spot 9pm (375 KOSCIUSZKO STREET ENTRANCE AT 179 MARCUS GARVEY BLVD (BETWEEN DEKALB & KOSCIUSZKO) BROOKLYN, NY November 6, The Five C Cultural Center 68 Ave C at 5th Street CD Release- For Sale, Five Million Cash (Cadence Jazz Records)
David Haney (Cadence Jazz Records) with Jimmy Bennington (Origin Records) Pianist David Haney is joined by drummer Jimmy Bennington for two nights of improvised acoustic music.
Gleaning from their respective instruments every sound imaginable, this duo demonstrates new approaches to music performance and provides a window into the world of spontaneous composition. Each concert is a unique event, never the same twice. David Haney ...his playing reveals an attractively individual style." Steven Lowey, All Music Guide
Pianist Haney's got hands like ballerinas have feet." John Graham, Willamette Week
It's about excursions in sound as much as it is playing tunes. Pianist Haney reaches inside and plucks his strings when inspiration strikes." The Village Voice
Haney is worth your time." Jason Bivens, Cadence Journal Jimmy Bennigton He plays with alot of imagination, revealing the influence of Paul Motian (in the way he implies plus in frequently abstract ways), Tony Williams (in his ability to frame and reposition the other players) and Ed Blackwell (in his attention to tone)... Jason Bivens, Cadence David Haney, born in Fresno, California, grew up in Calgary, Canada. He began classical piano studies at age eight, adding guitar at age 15. He studied jazz piano with Eddie Wied in Portland Oregon, and composition with Czech American composer Tomas Svoboda. His early works were performed by the Society of Oregon Composers. David has received numerous commissions from private individuals as well as for ballet and film. He has performed in concert with many of the world
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