Elsa Nilsson, Jon Cowherd & Chris Morrissey at Cafe Bohemia

Posted by Michael Zieleniewski on February 10, 2020


Cafe Bohemia
15 Barrow St
New York, NY
(212) 691-6127

Elsa Nilsson, Jon Cowherd & Chris Morrissey at Cafe Bohemia


Fri, March 13, 2020
10:00 pm

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Chris Morrissey
bass, acoustic


Elsa Nilsson, Jon Cowherd and Chris Morrissey are joining forces to tell you stories about life moments big and small through music.

Swedish/American Flutist and composer Elsa Nilsson and winner of the National Flute Associations Jazz Flute competition for 2018 approaches music with an attitude of inclusiveness. She believes there is a space to be found in music that gives us the freedom to be exactly who we are, with no pretending and no hiding. This leads her to make some unconventional choices in her compositions and playing based on where she feels the music wants to go. The lines between styles become blurred and rules get bent in order to communicate the raw emotion and human moments that tie us all together. Nilsson draws inspiration from every aspect of life and music that moves her, combining them through the lens of Jazz to create a deeply personal expression that she hopes is universally relatable....

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