The adventurous singer in a trio with Cameron Brown on bass and Gerry Hemingway on drums. Tone poems, new tunes and old tunes in new ways. Words of Sokolov, Rukeyser, Kunitz and tunes from Jacques Brel to Strayhorn to Home On the Range. Sokolov is know for her longtime collaboration with bassist William Parker, a trio with singers Ellen Christie and Jeanne Lee and performances over the years with Wayne Horvitz, Robin Holcomb, Rashid Ali, Badal Roy, Andrew Cyrille, Mark Dresser, Jimmy Lyons, Irene Schweitzer, Steve McCall, Butch Morris, Didi Jackson, “Blue” Gene Tyranny, Hilton Ruiz, Mike Richmond, Don Cherry, Jim McNeely and many others.
Sunday, April 14, 2002. 8:30 pm
Lisa Sokolov at Roulette 2002