Our season ends with our biggest production yet, as composer/violinist Lauren Elizabeth Baba brings her 17-piece big band to our stage!
The Present Quartet (Ellen Burr – flute, Anne LeBaron – harp, Charles Sharp – woodwinds, and Soundwaves organizer Jeff Schwartz – bass) plays the music of Anthony Braxton on his 75th birthday.
Composer, bass guitarist, and Soundwaves favorite Steuart Liebig returns with his new band, including Breana Gilcher on oboe, Maggie Parkins on cello, and pianist Vicki Ray.
Susan Svrcek returns to Soundwaves to preview selections from her upcoming Pianospheres program “(re)connecting,” featuring compositions by friends, teachers, and other people who have been in her life.
Pianist/composer Thomas Kotcheff plays the music of Frederic Rzewski.
Free jazz from Canadian masters Charuest (alto saxophone), Ellis (bass), and Valsamis (drums).
Soundwaves co-founder Daniel Rothman’s music is performed by guitarist Mak Grgic and the Los Angeles Saxophone Ensemble (led by Ulrich Krieger).