Sunday, November 18th – 7:30-9:30 pm
Don Cherry’s Complete Communion
plus pre-show talk at 7pm!

November 18th is the birthday of the trumpeter Don Cherry, well known as one of the pioneers in the “Free Jazz” movement alongside Ornette Coleman.  To celebrate, there will be a special performance of Don Cherry’s album “Complete Communion” featuring John Wiitala on bass, Hamir Atwal on drums, Matt Zebley on alto sax, and Henry Hung on trumpet. 

There will be a pre-show talk at 7:00pm about Don Cherry and his artistic career.

Please join us on this special celebration of Don Cherry’s music on his birthday.  


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