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Global Concertos Concerts

August 20, 2016

B’shnorkestra returns this fall with two shows featuring the Global Concertos project and more.

Monday, October 24, 8pm
Part of the Earshot Jazz Festival, co-presented with Cornish Presents
PONCHO Concert Hall, Cornish College
710 E Roy St, Seattle
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Tuesday November 1, 7 pm
Presented by Classical Tuesdays in Old Town
Slavonian Hall
2306 N 30th Street, Old Town Tacoma

There will be a limited edition, pre-release CD of the premiere performance of Global Concertos for sale at these concerts. This recording was recorded by Tom Fallat and Paurl Walsh, mixed by Evan Schiller and mastered by Ed Brooks.
Global Concertos is also available for pre-order on Bandcamp and iTunes

Global Concertos is five new compositions, each showcasing a guest soloist’s instrument and tradition: Thione Diop – West African talking drum, Christos Govetas – Greek clarinet, Srivani Jade – North Indian vocals, Julio Jauregui – Latin American piano and Thomas Marriott – American jazz trumpet. In Global Concertos each artist brings their individual voice to the B’shnorkestra to create a new “all world” sound.

Read a Boshnack interview about the Global Concertos on Second Inversion

B’shnorkestra line-up for fall shows will be:
 Joshua Kohl conductor
Samantha Boshnack trumpets
Chris Credit & Kevin Nortness woodwinds
Alex Guy & Alina To violins
Brianna Atwell viola
Maria Scherer Wilson & Daniel Mullikin cellos
Tim Carey & Scott Teske upright basses
Adam Kozie & Greg Campbell drums/percussion
Lalo Bello congas

Concerto for Talking Drum featuring Thione Diop

Concerto for Jazz Trumpet featuring Thomas Marriott

Concerto for Christos featuring Christos Govetas

Prarthona featuring Srivani Jade

Concerto for Julio featuring Julio Jauregui


Video by Ian Lucero – http://www.ianlucero.com
Global Concertos was made possible with funding from New Music USA, 4Culture, and the Seattle Office of Arts and Culture.

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