Drummer/composer/improvisor Jordan Glenn presents two of his unique ensembles, the 8 piece BEAK (formed in 2014) and the long standing trio WiENER KiDS (formed in 2007).
Aram Shelton: alto sax, bass clarinet, percussion
Cory Wright: baritone sax, clarinet, percussion
JG: drums, melodica, percussion
Karl Evangelista: guitar
Will Northlich-Redmond: guitar, kalimba
Mark Clifford: vibraphone
Max Judelson: bass
Robert Woods-LaDue: percussion
Robert Lopez: percussion
Geneva Harrison: drums
Jordan Glenn spent his formative years in Oregon drawing cartoons, taking dance classes from his aunt, and putting on plays with his sisters. As he got older he began making movies with his friends and studying jazz, classical, and rock music.
In 2006 he relocated to the Bay Area and has worked closely with Fred Frith (FF Trio and Gravity Band), William Winant, Zeena Parkins (The Adorables), Roscoe Mitchell, ROVA Sax Quartet, Ben Goldberg, Todd Sickafoose, John Schott, Dominique Leone, Aaron Novik, Darren Johnston, Lisa Mezzacappa, Karl Evangelista, Michael Coleman, Matthew Welch, Rhys Chatham and the bands Jack O' The Clock, Arts & Sciences, Young Nudist, 20 Minute Loop, Beep!, tUnE-yArDs, Secret Chiefs 3 and the Oakland Active Orchestra.
In addition to Wiener Kids and Beak he also leads and conducts the project Mindless Thing, a collaboration with poet/free-jazzer/sage Jim Ryan, and the ten piece WK expansion, The Wiener Kids Family Band.
DOORS 9:00PM; MUSIC 9:30PM
$10-15 sliding scale
* No refunds or exchanges permitted *