Motions

Sunday, May 05, 2013

Ticket Information

Time
8:30 PM
Presented By
Cornelia Street Cafe
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Cross-Genre
Description

A special performance by the up and coming cross-genre collective Motions.


Ensemble Name
Motions
Musicians
Chris Dingman (vibraphone), Kaoru Watanabe (Japanese and western flutes), Tim Keiper (kamale nguni and percussion), and Matt Kilmer (percussion)
Program

The four members of the Brooklyn-based collective Motions combine the rhythms, timbres and melodies from their extensive and diverse backgrounds - traditional and contemporary musics from Japan, Mali, the Middle East, Brazil and the US- to create a unified sound that is both eclectic and organic.  The music seamlessly ranges from abstract improvisation to heavy groove, highlighting the flavors and qualities of the different instruments while celebrating their universality


Venue
Cornelia Street Cafe
Location
29 Cornelia Street
New York, NY