Russ Kaplan's Broadway Jazz Session
The Green Room 42
570 10th Ave | Manhattan
7pm | tickets
feat. Kyle on baritone saxophone, tenor saxophone, and flute
Official Press Release:
Russ Kaplan - composer of In Transit - and his ferocious 8-piece band return to Green Room 42 for their bi-monthly series Russ Kaplan's Broadway Jazz Session. Along with all-star guest vocalists Telly Leung (Aladdin) and Joanna Alexis Jones (Hamilton), Kaplan and friends ransack the Broadway songbook for radical twists on your favorite showtunes, from Hello Dolly to The Band's Visit and everything in between. Russ Kaplan's Broadway Jazz Session offers, swingin, funky and soulful takes on songs you only THINK you know!
Brian Adler - Percussion
Eric Biondo - Trumpet
Moppa Elliott - Bass
Tom Gavin - Guitar
Russ Kaplan - Piano
Christof Knoche - Alto Sax, Bass Clarinet, Flute
Kyle Saulnier - Baritone & Tenor Sax, Flute
Wayan Zoey - Drums
This Friday (05.18), TURNmusic will premiere Kyle's newest composition, a foundation of sand., as part of the New Music Gathering in Boston, MA. For those in Vermont, there will be an open rehearsal of the work on Wednesday (05.16).
Axel's Gallery, Waterbury
New Music Gathering
Boston Conservatory @ Berklee
Vermont's TURNmusic will be premiering Kyle's string quartet at the edge of a world not unlike our own. later this month.
- Friday, September 15th, 2017 - the Green Mountain Club | Waterbury, VT (8pm)
- Saturday, September 16th, 2017 - the Flynn Space | Burlington, VT (8pm)
Ahead of the Awakening Orchestra's release of interlude: Atticus Live! - the music of Jesse Lewis on Biophilia Records on December 6th, we've begun to release some video content of the recording, which happened in February 2015 at ShapeShifter Lab. Check out the title track Atticus, below, and stay tuned for more video being posted on the Orchestra's Vimeo page in the coming days and weeks.
A three-part series brought to you by the Awakening Orchestra and ShapeShifter Plus, election year: a Work in progress. will showcase a brand new symphony by Kyle Saulnier, to be composed across the entire span of the election year as events unfold. Each of the three performances will see new movements and material added to the work, relevant to both the 2016 election cycle in real time and to the dates on which the performances will occur.
part i: free labor, free land, free men. - 03.20.2016
part ii: liberté, égalité, fraternité. - 07.14.2016
part iii: ethos, pathos, logos. - 11.11.2016
Check out Patrick Cornelius' While We're Still Young, his latest record on Whirlwind Recordings inspired by the poetry of A.A. Milne. Co-produced by Kyle, the record features Patrick, Jason Palmer, John Ellis, Nick Vayenas, Miles Okazaki, Gerald Clayton, Peter Slavov, and Kendrick Scott, and Patrick's writing for the record is truly beautiful.