IMW continues to journey forward with the Madison Music Collective – February, March and April 2012!
Free workshops from 6-7pm will follow each of these concerts (3:30 – 5:30pm) at the Brink Lounge. Audience members will have interactive discussions and the opportunity to create music with the performing artists from each event.
Sunday, February 26, Randy Sabien String Quartet, Brink Lounge Violinist Randy Sabien will perform with string musicians Chris Wagoner and Mary Gaines, and will be bringing in a unique string quartet featuring cellist Matt Turner, bassist Jeff Eckels, and guitarist Mike Dowling.
Sunday, March 25, Laurence Hobgood, Brink Lounge Pianist Laurence Hobgood, long-time musical director and arranger for celebrated jazz vocalist Kurt Elling, will perform a solo set and a set with vocalist Sally de Broux, bassist Laurie Lang, and percussionist John Becker.
Sunday, April 15, Marilyn Crispell, Brink Lounge World-renowned avant-garde pianist Marilyn Crispell will perform one solo set and one set with a trio featuring multi-instrumentalist JoAnne Pow!ers along with celebrated Chicago-based “free jazz” bassist Harrison Bankhead and percussionist Avreeayl Ra.