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Matthew Shipp at Bohemian Caverns

Posted by Chris Rich on October 25, 2011


Bohemian Caverns
2001 11th Street Nw
Washington, DC


Sun, November 6, 2011


Michael Bisio
bass, acoustic


Pianist Matthew Shipp is one of the hottest items in the New York City jazz scene. He offers a vibe
that is distinguished with intriguing and challenging displays.

Shipp’s expansive work in a trio format is highlighted with long time rhythm section from drummer
Whit Dickey. Texturally, Dickey brings everything from a raspy murmur of brushes to a fierce bashing of
cymbals with his interactions, creating a dialogue with both bass and piano. To add to this mix is the extremely
gifted Michael Bisio, on bass, who is a genuine stylist dazzling on his instrument. Both Dickey and Bisio...

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