INTERPRETATIONS : Muhal Richard Abrams 80th Birthday Celebration

Thursday, December 2, 2010 @ 8:00 pm

World-renowned pianist and composer Muhal Richard Abrams has been in the forefront of the contemporary music scene for half a century. A co-founder of The Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM), Abrams celebrates his 80th birthday this year. This concert will feature Abrams in two ensembles: with the percussion of Adam Rudolph and electronics of Tom Hamilton, and with vocalist Jay Clayton, bass clarinetist Marty Ehrlich, and bassist Brad Jones.

www.aacm-newyork.org/Muhal_Richard_Abrams.html