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October 2017
$25 - $30

Ballaké Sissoko & Vincent Ségal

w/ special guest The Portland Kora Project

October 24 | 7:30 pm
The Old Church, 1422 SW 11th Ave.
Portland, OR 97201 United States

A joint presentation with Beloved Festival. When Ballaké Sissoko and Vincent Ségal released their first collaborative album, Chamber Music, they caught the music world by surprise. Everything about this duo and the elegantly soulful music they made together was unexpected: Sissoko being the Malian master of the traditional kora harp, and Ségal being the French cellist with the unlikely background in trip-hop. The album appeared on numerous best-of lists in both Europe (in 2009) and North America (in 2011). Now, these two sonic voyagers have returned with Musique de Nuit (“Night Music”) – an album that may be even more spellbinding than its predecessor. After years of touring together Sissoko and Ségal have created their own hybrid tradition, one that draws on the ancient well…

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February 2018
$25

Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble w/ Special Guest Edna Vazquez

February 15, 2018 | 7:30 pm
The Old Church, 1422 SW 11th Ave.
Portland, OR 97201 United States

The Portland Jazz Composers’ Ensemble is a 12-piece jazz chamber orchestra which commissions and performs original works by its members and by other jazz composers in the Portland music community and beyond.
Edna Vazquez is a Portland-based Latin American singer-songwriter who performs original compositions that pay homage to her international influences with a passion that comes through in every note of her music.

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$25

Allan Harris

The Genius of Eddie Jefferson with Special Guest Richie Cole

February 20, 2018 | 7:30 pm
The Old Church, 1422 SW 11th Ave.
Portland, OR 97201 United States

Over the past 20 years, Harris has steadily developed his reputation as one of the finest vocalists of his era. Brooklyn-born and Harlem-based, he has forged his sterling credentials through his ten previous albums, covering a broad range of contexts, all netted together within the rich territory of the jazz tradition.

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