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Brass, Bows & Beats: A Hip Hop Symphony

April 18, 2009

SF Jazz showcased the live premiere of Adam Theis’ Brass, Bows & Beats: A Hip Hop Symphony at the Palace of Fine Arts on Saturday, April 18, 2009. Supported by a generous “Emerging Composer” grant from the Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation and William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the composition featured more than 40 of the Jazz Mafia Collective’s musicians.

Musicians
Adam Theis, Rita Thies, Evan Francis, Alex Budman, Sheldon Brown, Kasey Knudsen, Matt Nelson, Doug Rowan, Dave Scott, Neil Levonious, Mike Olmos, Joel Ryan, Joel Behrman, Danny Grewen, Jeanne Geiger, Jaime Dubberly, Allison Sawyer, Mads Tolling, Anthony Blea, Dina Macabee, Celia Harris, Kathy Marshall, Graeme Jennings, Elizabeth Prior, Charith Premawardana, Darcy Rindt, Jess Ivry, Robin Reynolds, Sam Bass, Jon Monahan, Matt Berkeley, Colin Hogan, George Ban-Weiss, Tommy Folen, Eric Garland, Joe Bagale, Pat Korte, Matt Lucas, Aspect McCarthy, Karyn Paige, Chris McGee, Dublin, Seneca, Gedeon, and Lyrics Born. I’m sure I missed someone, sorry, but I wrote everyone I could possibly remember!

 

Tags: Adam-Theis, Alex Budman, Allison Sawyer, Anthony Blea, Aspect McCarthy, BayTaper, Beats, Bows, Brass, Celia Harris, Charith Premawardana, Chris-McGee, colin-hogan, danny-grewen, Darcy Rindt, Dave-Scott, Dina Macabee, Doug Rowan, Dublin, Elizabeth Prior, Eric-Garland, evan-francis, Funk, Funk, Gedeon, Geroge Ban-Weiss, Graeme Jennings, Hip Hop, Hip-Hop, Jaime Dubberly, Jazz, Jazz, Jazz-Mafia, Jeanne Geiger, Jess Ivry, Joe-Bagale, Joel-Behrman, joel-ryan, Jon Monahan, Karyn Paige, Kasey-Knudsen, Kathy Marshall, Live, lyrics-born, Mads Tolling, mafia, Matt Berkeley, Matt Lucas, Matt Nelson, Mike-Olmos, music, Neil Levonious, Pat-Korte, rap, Rita Thies, Robin Reynolds, Sam Bass, San-Francisco, seneca, Sheldon-Brown, Symphony, Tommy Folen

 

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Realistic Orchestra Live in Golden Gate Park

October 18, 2008

The Realistic Orchestra performing live, alongside other acts including Mos Def, as part of the Band Shell Music Summit in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco on October 18, 2008.

Musicians
Adam Theis, Bandleader & Trombone
Eric Garland, Bandleader & Drums
Joel Behrman, Trumpet
Daniel Casares, Tenor Sax
Evan Francis, Alto Sax & Flute
Jeanne Geiger, Trombone
Danny Grewen, Trombone
Colin Hogan, Keys
Erik Jekabson, Trumpet
Kasey Knudsen, Alto Sax & Flute
Jon Monahan, Guitar
Matt Nelson, Tenor Sax
Mike Olmos, Trumpet
Doug Rowan, Bari Sax
Joel Ryan, Trumpet
Dave Scott, Trumpet
Joe Bagale, Guest Vocalist
Chris McGee, Guest Vocalist
Karen Page, Guest Vocalist
Lavay Smith, Guest Vocalist

 

Tags: Adam-Theis, Alto Sax, Bandleader, bari, bass, Bass-Clarinet, BayTaper, Big-Band, Chris-McGee, clarinet, colin-hogan, Daniel Casares, danny-grewen, Dave-Scott, Doug Rowan, drums, Eric-Garland, Erik-Jekabson, evan-francis, Flute, Funk, golden-gate-park, guitar, Hip Hop, Jazz, Jazz, Jazz-Mafia, Jeanne Geiger, Joe-Bagale, Joel-Behrman, joel-ryan, Jon Monahan, Kasey-Knudsen, Keys, lavay smith, Live, Matt Nelson, Mike-Olmos, music, orchestra, realistic, Realistic-Orchestra, San-Francisco, sax, Sheldon-Brown, tenor, Tenor Sax, trombone, trumpet, vocals

 

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Spaceheater Live at the de Young Museum

June 15, 2008

Spaceheater performing live at the de Young Museum in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco on June 15, 2008.

 

Tags: Billy Mitsakos, chihuly, de-young, deyoung, evan-francis, Flute, Funk, Funk, heater, Jazz, Josh Hari, korte, Live, Marcus-Stephens, Matt Lucas, museum, music, Patrick, pdub, Raul Perales, saxophone, Scott Thompson, seneca, space, spaceheater

 

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Evan Francis and Darren Johnston Quartet Live at Chez Hanny

February 24, 2008

The Darren Johnston / Evan Francis Quartet performing live at Chez Hanny in the Haight-Ashbury District of San Francisco on February 24, 2008.

Musicians
Darren Johnston, Trumpet
Evan Francis, Tenor Sax
Eugene Warren, Bass
Smith Dobson, Drums


 

Tags: Bay-Area, BayTaper, chez-hanny, Darren-Johnston, Eugene-Warren, evan-francis, frank-hanny, haight, Jazz, Jazz, Live-Music, San-Francisco, Smith-Dobson

 

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MSJO and Jon Jang Seven Live at the Great American Music Hall

October 19, 2007

Photographs of the Marcus Shelby Jazz Orchestra and the Jon Jang Seven performing live at the historic Great American Music Hall as part of the San Francisco Jazz Festival on October 19, 2007.

Marcus Shelby Jazz Orchestra
Faye Carol, Kenny Washington, Jeannine Anderson, Joseph Mace, Vocalists
Dave Scott, Mike Olmos, Darren Johnston, Joel Ryan, Trumpets
Danny Grewen, Marc Bolin, Scott Larson, Trombones
Marcus Stephens, Gabe Eaton, Alto Sax
Evan Francis, Tenor Sax and Flute
Rob Barics, Tenor Sax and Clarinet
Tom Griesser, Bari Sax
Adam Shulman, Piano
Jeff Marrs, Drums
Marcus Shelby, Bass and Conductor

Jon Jang Seven
Jon Jang, Piano
Min Xiao-Fen, Pipa, Vocals
Jim Norton, Soprano Saxophone
Francis Wong, Tenor Sax and Flute
John L. Worley Jr., Trumpet and Flugelhorn
Wayne Wallace, Trombone
David Belove, Electric Bass
Jason Lewis, Percussion

 

Tags: Adam-Shulman, Bay-Area, BayTaper, Big-Band, Brass, danny-grewen, Darren-Johnston, Dave-Scott, David-Belove, evan-francis, Faye-Carol, Francis-Wong, Gabe-Eaton, gamh, Great-American-Music-Hall, Jason-Lewis, Jazz, Jazz, Jeannine-Anderson, Jeff-Marrs, Jim-Norton, joel-ryan, John-Worley, Jon-Jang, Joseph-Mace, Kenny-Washington, Marc-Bolin, Marcus-Shelby, Marcus-Shelby-Jazz-Orchestra, Marcus-Stephens, Mike-Olmos, Min-Xiao-Fen, MSJO, Pipa, Rob-Barics, San-Francisco, Scott-Larson, Seven, sf, sfjazz, Tom-Griesser, Wayne-Wallace

 

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