Something Else! Festival

Event: Something Else! Festival
Date: June 17, 2022
Venue: Bayfront Park
Start time: 12:00 PM
End time: 5:00 PM

Details:

The 9th year of Hamilton’s Something Else! Festival  runs from June 16th to July 16th, boasting its most exciting program to date. For further information and tickets visit www.somethingelsefestival.com

Friday afternoon’s programming at Bayfront Park includes:

DAVIDSON-FORTIN DUO

Vibraphonist Michael Davidson and bassist Daniel Fortin are two of Ontario’s most vital and intriguing performers in jazz, improvised music, and well beyond. Together they run the adventurous digital imprint Elastic Recordings which in 2019 released the duo’s debut album Clock Radio — a witty angular series of compositions by Davidson.

DAVE DOUGLAS’ MOUNTAIN PASSAGES

(NY/Amsterdam/Melbourne/Vancouver)
Dave Douglas (trumpet/composer), Michael Moore (alto sax, clarinet, bass clarinet), Peggy Lee (cello), Marcus Rojas (tuba) and Dylan van der Schyff (drums). On Mountain Passages, these musicians unite their distinct musical personas into an ensemble with an extraordinary sound.

KIM ZOMBIK

(Montreal)
Enchanted by words and poetry as a child, musician Kim Zombik started writing in fourth grade. She has evolved into a writer of lyrics, poems and stories. Her works are intimate, tragic and funny.

NASHVILLE MINIMALISM UNIT

Nashville Minimalism Unit is the brainchild of improvising pedal steel guitarist Kurt Newman, who has played pivotal roles in the Toronto and Austin creative music scenes. Nashville Minimalism Unit posits an open-ended freeform exploration of the country music palette. .. with Patrick O’Reilly guitar; Brodie West alto saxophone; Andrew Furlong bass;
Blake Howard drums.

 

HORVITZ/CARTER/VAN DER SCHYFF

(Seattle/Vancouver/Melbourne)
Festival Curated Ensemble
Wayne Horvitz Fender Rhodes
Jp Carter trumpet
Dylan van der Schyff drums

 

BIG BOTTOM

(NY/Montreal/Vancouver/Amsterdam/NS)
Festival Curated Ensemble
Don Byron reeds
Nicolas Caloia bass
Lori Freedman reeds
François Houle reeds
Michael Moore reeds
Torsten Müller bass
Tom Richards brass
Marcus Rojas tuba
Michael Vatcher drums

Price: $20
Phone:
URL: http://www.somethingelsefestival.com