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The 5th Season of Brooklyn Jazz Wide Open Continues With Michael Formanek

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Connection Works Presents The 5th Season of Brooklyn Jazz Wide Open at The Brooklyn Conservatory of Music Concert Hall

The Brooklyn Conservatory of Music is located at 58 Seventh Ave (at Lincoln Place), Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY, 718 622 3300, reduced admission! Tickets are now $10!

NEXT Concert of the 2011-2012 season

Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 8:00 PM

MICHAEL FORMANEK—Solo bass

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WORKS featuring special guest, MICHAEL FORMANEK

Michel Gentile—flute
Daniel Kelly—piano
Michael Formanek—bass
Rob Garcia—drums

The evening will also include “Musical Dialogues," a conversation with Mr. Formanek.

“the downtown scene has established an outpost in Brooklyn . . . where local practitioners are presenting a music so diverse and eclectic it doesn't even fit under the general umbrella of avant-garde." —The Wall Street Journal

“Celebrate music by being a part of the concert series that 'Brooklyn Jazz Wide Open' provides for the community at large!!! We need each other to carry on... Sounds & Feelings" —jazz legend Joe Lovano

“the concerts always feature top-flight artists . . . exciting, community-based stuff" —Jazziz Magazine

“Brooklyn Jazz Wide Open is not just another concert series. One of the elements that makes it special-for both the audience and the musicians-is that artists are invited to discuss their process and answer questions as they arise. This creates a natural, relaxed atmosphere in which the barriers between audience and performers are removed and true understanding and appreciation can take place." —Eileen Willis, Metropolitan Museum of Art

This story appears courtesy of Jason Byrne, Red Cat Publicity.
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