AKAMU proposals 2015-2016

Below our proposals for 2015-2016 and beyond.
See www.akamu.net for further information. At bottom the new entries Brazilian Artists.
 
Represented Artists: Tom Zé, Anthony Braxton,  Henry Threadgill,  Muhal Richard Abrams, Roscoe Mitchell, Wadada Leo Smith, Anthony Davis, David Murray,  Ernest Dawkins, Michael Formanek, Marty Ehrlich, Dave Burrell, Taylor Ho Bynum, Wayne Horvitz, Ches Smith, Satoko Fujii, Jonathan Finlayson, Joe Bowie, Arrigo Barnabé and others.
 

 
Upcoming tours & availability
 
 
October 8-9-13-14, 2014 
Wadada Leo Smith - Anthony Davis Duo 
Wadada Leo Smith Solo 

October 16 to December 6, 2014 
Jamie Baum Septet: "In This Life"
Jamie Baum Quintet feat. Amir ElSaffar, John Escreet, Zack Lober, Jeff Hirshfield

October 17-19-20-21-22-23-24-25-26-27-28-29-30-31 November 1, 2014 
XL Target Trio feat. Joe Bowie, Christy Doran and Dave Doran

November 1-(2)-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10, 2014
BBRT: "New Language" feat. Jean-Paul Bourelly, Joseph Bowie, Jamaaladeen Tacuma, Gea Russell

November 2-3-4-5-6-9-10-11-17-20-22-23, 2014 
Louis Moholo-Moholo - Alexander Hawkins

November (12)-14-16-18-19-20, 2014 
Silke Eberhard - Dave Burrell
Giovanni Falzone - Dave Burrell
Dave Burrell Piano Solo

November (15)-16-17-18, 2014 
Wadada Leo Smith Golden Quartet 
Wadada Leo Smith - John Lindberg Duo 
Wadada Leo Smith - Anthony Davis Duo 
Wadada Leo Smith Solo 

December 1-2-3-4-5-6, 2014 
Joe McPhee celebrates his 75 birthday!
Joe McPhee with Decoy Trio feat. Alexander Hawkins, John Edwards and Steve Noble

December 17-(19)-20-21, 2014 
Satoko Fujii - Myra Melford: "Under the Water" 

January 17-18-(19-22-24), 2015 
Anthony Braxton Diamond Curtain Wall Quartet feat. Taylor Ho Bynum, James Fei and Mary Halvorson

January 22 to February 15, 2015 
Muhal Richard Abrams 

January 24-25-26-27-(28) February 1-2-3-4-5, 2015 
Roscoe Mitchell Conversation Trio feat. Craig Taborn and Kikanju Baku

January 26-27-28-29, 2015 
Anthony Braxton Diamond Curtain Wall Trio feat. Taylor Ho Bynum and Mary Halvorson

January 29-30-31 February 1-2-(6)-7, 2015 
Steve Lehman Octet

March 1 to 31, 2015 
Jason Robinson - Anthony Davis
Anthony Davis - Mark Dresser

March-April-May-June, 2015 
Wayne Horvitz European Orchestra 
Wayne Horvitz Italian Bandstand feat. Enrico Terragnoli, Danilo Gallo and Zeno De Rossi
Wayne Horvitz Solo (piano or keyboards)

March 11-12-13-14-15-16-20-21-22-23-24-25-26-27-28, 2015 
Taylor Ho Bynum - Tomas Fujiwara

March 16-17-18-19-20-22-23, 2015
Michael Formanek's Cheating Heart Quartet/Quintet feat. Tim Berne, Brian Settles, Jacob Sacks and Dan Weiss

March 22-23-24-25-26-27-28-29-30-31, 2015 
Liberty Ellman Quintet

April 1 to May 8, 2015 
Satoko Fujii's Tobira 

April-May, 2015 
Jeff Parker Trio feat. Chris Lopes and Chad Taylor

April 18 to May 31, 2015 
Leena Conquest - Dave Burrell
Dave Burrell Piano Solo

April 23-26-27-28, 2015 
Anthony Braxton Quartet feat. Taylor Ho Bynum, Ingrid Laubrock and Mary Halvorson
Anthony Braxton Trio feat. Taylor Ho Bynum and Mary Halvorson

May-June, 2015 
Henry Threadgill Zooid 

May 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11, 2015 
Sifter feat. Kirk Knuffke, Mary Halvorson and Matt Wilson

May 12-13-14-15-16-17-(18)-20-(21)-23-(24-25-26)-30-31 June 1-2-8, 2015 
Anthony Braxton Nonet 
Anthony Braxton Quartet feat. Taylor Ho Bynum, Ingrid Laubrock and Mary Halvorson
Anthony Braxton Trio feat. Taylor Ho Bynum and Mary Halvorson

May 17 to 31, 2015 
Marty Ehrlich Exaltation Trio feat. John Hébert and Nasheet Waits (60th birthday tour)

May 20-21-22-23-24-25, 2015 
Michael Formanek's Cheating Heart feat. Tim Berne, Ellery Eskelin, Jacob Sacks and Dan Weiss
Michael Formanek Quartet feat. Tim Berne, Craig Taborn and Dan Weiss

May 20-21-22-23-24-25, 2015 
Satoko Fujii - Myra Melford: "Under the Water" 

May 20-21-22-23-24-25-26-27, 2015 
Tomas Fujiwara Trio feat. Ralph Alessi and Brandon Seabrook

May 20-21-22-23-24-25-26-27, 2015 
Oliver Lake Organ 4tet play the music of Jackie McLean and Eric Dolphy 

May 27-28-29-(31) June 1-2-3-4-5-6-7, 2015 
Steve Lehman Octet

June-August, 2015 
Tom Zé

June 3 to 15, 2015
Michael Formanek's Resonator 

June 8 to 30, 2015
Tomas Fujiwara & The Hook Up 

July-August, 2015 
Arrigo Barnabé

July 14 to August 31, 2015 
Michael Formanek's Elusion feat. Kris Davis and Ches Smith

October 1 to 25, 2015 
50 years of AACM and Muhal Richard Abrams celebrates his 85 birthday!
Muhal Richard Abrams - Roscoe Mitchell - George Lewis
Muhal Richard Abrams Piano Solo

October 1 to 25, 2015 
Roscoe Mitchell Conversation Trio feat. Craig Taborn and Kikanju Baku
Roscoe Mitchell Solo 

October-November, 2015 
Satoko Fujii's Tobira 

October 11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18, 2015 
Anthony Braxton Nonet 
Anthony Braxton Quartet feat. Taylor Ho Bynum, Ingrid Laubrock and Mary Halvorson
Anthony Braxton Trio feat. Taylor Ho Bynum and Mary Halvorson

November 1 to 30, 2015 
Wadada Leo Smith Solo 

November 14 to 30, 2015 
Stephan Crump' Rosetta Trio feat. Liberty Ellman and Jamie Fox

January 7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-(22), 2016 
Ches Smith - Craig Taborn - Mat Maneri


 
Always available in Europe
 
Wayne Horvitz European Orchestra

AREA International Popular Group feat. Parizio Fariselli, Ares Tavolazzi, Paolo Tofani, Walter Paoli

Silke Eberhard' Potsa Lotsa Plus feat. Kupke, Braun, Neuser, Gschlößl, Unternährer, Anissegos

Decoy Trio feat. Alexander Hawkins, John Edwards, Steve Noble (and possible guest Joe McPhee)

 
 
Last updated: August 28th, 2014
 


Complete Artist Roster

 

Anthony Braxton
Trillium Opera
Tri-Centric Orchestra
Sonic Genome (8 hours event for sixty-plus performers)
Anthony Braxton 12+3tet/12+1tet
Anthony Braxton Nonet/Septet/Quintet/Quartet/Trio
Trillium Vocal Ensemble
Tristano Project (Braxton on piano!)

 
Henry Threadgill
Ensemble Double-Up: "Old Locks and Irregular Verbs"
Dimples
Zooid

 
Muhal Richard Abrams
Experimental Band
Quintet
The Trio: Muhal Richard Abrams - Roscoe Mitchell - George Lewis
Muhal Richard Abrams - Roscoe Mitchell
Piano Solo
 
 
Wadada Leo Smith
Silver Orchestra "Occupy the World: for Freedom"
Organic Ensemble

Golden Quartet: "Ten Freedom Summers"
Golden Quartet
Sound Trio: Roscoe Mitchell, Wadada Leo Smith & Tyshawn Sorey
Wadada Leo Smith - Anthony Davis
Wadada Leo Smith - John Lindberg
www.akamu.net/wadada/projects.htm


Roscoe Mitchell

Roscoe Mitchell & The Note Factory
Roscoe Mitchell Quintet
Roscoe Mitchell Trio feat. Hugh Ragin & Tyshawn Sorey
Roscoe Mitchell Coversation Trio feat. Craig Taborn & Kikanju Baku
Roscoe Mitchell - James Fei - William Winant
Sound Trio: Roscoe Mitchell - Wadada Leo Smith - Tyshawn Sorey
The Trio: Muhal Richard Abrams - Roscoe Mitchell - George Lewis
Muhal Richard Abrams - Roscoe Mitchell
Roscoe Mitchell - Milford Graves

 
Anthony Davis
Amistad (an Opera)
X - The Life and Times of Malcolm X (an Opera)
Anthony Davis Ensemble
Jason Robinson - Anthony Davis
Wadada Leo Smith - Anthony Davis
Anthony Davis - Mark Dresser
www.akamu.net/davis/projects.htm


 
David Murray
Tongues on Fire: A Tribute to the Black Panthers (feat. The Living Colour/The Roots & The Last Poets)
Pushkin. The Blackmoor of Peter The Great
www.akamu.net/murray/projects.htm


 
Ernest Dawkins
Chicago 12
New Horizons Ensemble

www.akamu.net/dawkins/projects.htm



Jason Robinson
Janus Ensemble: Tiresian Simmetry
Janus Quintet: The Two Faces of Janus

Jason Robinson - Anthony Davis
www.akamu.net/robinson/projects.htm

 
Michael Formanek
Michael Formanek Quartet
Michael Formanek's Elusion Trio
Resonator Quintet
Cheating Heart
 
Marty Ehrlich
Marty Ehrlich Sextet
Rites Quartet
Dark Wood Ensemble
Trio Exaltation (feat. John Hébert and Nasheet Waits)
The Marty Ehrlich Large Ensemble: "A Trumpet in the Morning"
 
 
Dave Burrell
Windward Passages (a showcase)
PeaceOUT Trio (feat. William Parker and Hamid Drake)
Puccini Trio: "La vie de Boheme"
Dave Burrell Duos with Leena Conquest, Giovanni Falzone, Steve Swell, Silke Eberhard
www.akamu.net/burrell/projects.htm

 
Taylor Ho Bynum
Taylor Ho Bynum Sextet / 7tette
The Book of Three (feat. John Hébert and Gerald Cleaver)
Taylor Ho Bynum - Tomas Fujiwara
Wayne Horvitz
Wayne Horvitz European Orchestra
Joe Hill: 16 actions for Orchestra, Voice and Soloist (feat. Bill Frisell)
New York Composers Orchestra
Music for Soprano Operatic Singer and Piano
Sweeter Than the Day
Shuffleboil

Zony Mash 
+ Horns
Pigpen Reunion
www.exb.it/wayne/projects.htm


 
Ches Smith
"The music of Nina Simone": Xiu Xiu + These Arches
Ches Smith & These Arches
Ches Smith Trio with Jonathan Finlayson and Stephan Crump
Ches Smith - Mat Maneri - Craig Taborn
Congs for Brums
Satoko Fujii
Minamo (duo with Carla Kilhstedt)
Toh-Kichi (duo with Tatsuya Yoshida)
Under the Water (duo with Myra Melford)

www.exb.it/satoko/projects.htm

 
Tomas Fujiwara
Tomas Fujiwara & The Hook Up
The Tomas Fujiwara Trio (feat. Ralph Alessi and Brandon Seabrook)
Taylor Ho Bynum - Tomas Fujiwara

 
Joe Bowie
Defunkt Big Band
Defunkt Millenium
Defunkt nEU Soul
Joe Bowie - James Chance (James White)
Mr. Defunkt meets James Chance & Les Contortions
BBRT: "New Language"
www.akamu.net/bowie/projects.htm
 

Other Projects
- Baikida Carroll's "Requiem for a Dark Horse"
- The Group “A Tribute to Marion Brown and Billy Bang”
- Ahmed Abdullah's Diaspora
- Steve Lehman Octet
- Oliver Lake Organ Quartet play the music of Jackie McLean and Eric Dolphy
- The Trio Three feat. Oliver Lake, Reggie Workman, Andrew Cyrille (special guest Geri Allen or Jason Moran or Vijay Iyer)
- Jonathan Finlayson & Sicilian Defense
- Liberty Ellman Quintet
- Jeff Parker Trio feat. Chris Lopes and Chad Taylor
James Emery Sextet
Camille Yarbrough's Ancestor House Band
 

 
Brazilian Artists
www.akamu.net/brasil.htm
 
Tom Zé
Arrigo Barnabé
Luiz Tatit
Romulo Froes

 

Our mailing address is: 
AKAMU
Via Filippo Beroaldo 63
BolognaEmilia-Romagna 40127
Italy

 

Friday, August 29, 2014 - 10:39

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