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Matthew Shipp Trio at An Die Musik Live

Posted by Chris Rich on March 3, 2012


An Die Musik Live
409 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD


Sat, March 10, 2012
8:00PM & 9:30PM

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Michael Bisio
bass, acoustic


Matthew Shipp Trio
Thirsty Ear Celebrates
Matthew Shipp's latest recording "Elastic Aspects"

Mike Bisio, bass
Whit Dickey, drums
Matthew Shipp, piano

Matthew Shipp is one of the most daring and most acclaimed musical explorers of his jazz generation. The pianist reached a new plateau of creative expression in 2011 with the double disc live set Art of the Improviser(solo and trio). Now comes Elastic Aspects (Thirsty Ear), a work developed as a suite for the trio of Shipp, bassist Michael Bisio and drummer Whit Dickey. Elastic Aspects is given to vast complexities, spiked with moments of sheer beauty against lightning transitions to polyphonic figures; the group's collective sonic voice is both metaphysical and arresting....

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