Tom Hamilton to perform at Muhal Richard Abrams 80th Birthday Concert
Thursday Dec. 2, 2010
8.00 PM – 10.00 PM
20 Greene St.
New York, NY 10013
World-renowned pianist and composer Muhal Richard Abrams has been in the forefront of the contemporary music scene for half a century. A co-founder of The Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM), Abrams celebrates his 80th birthday this year. This concert will feature Abrams in two ensembles: with the percussion of Adam Rudolph and electronics of Tom Hamilton, and with vocalist Jay Clayton, bass clarinetist Marty Ehrlich, and bassist Brad Jones.