A Roulette commission premiere. Multi-instrumentalist (trumpet, bass clarinet) Lavelle’s work merges pure Afro-Cuban ritual with sanctified free jazz and the secret harmony of ascended masters. Written for and played by old souls Sabir Matten, sax; Andre Martinez, percussion; Roy Campbell, trumpet; Ras Moshe, sax; Chris Forbe, piano; and bassist Francois Grillot. www.interjazz.com/mattlavelle. Commissioned by Roulette with special support from the Jerome Foundation.
Sunday, December 12, 2004. 8:30 pm
Matt Lavelle at Roulette 2004