From Chris Stover … he’ll be in town next week …
Tuesday, July 24, 8pm at the Chapel at the Good Shepherd Center
My big band Acquired Involuntary Narcissism returns, playing a set of new and not-quite-so-new original music and arrangements of songs by Elvis Costello, Bob Marley, and Johannes Brahms. Featuring the world premiere of a new piece from my suite of music inspired by Jorge Luis Borges!
The band is Stuart MacDonald, Steve Treseler, Eric Barber, Jim DeJoie (saxes); Greg Lyons, Thomas Marriott, Al Keith (trumpets); Andy Clausen, Nelson Bell (trombones); Bill Anschell, John Silverman, Greg Williamson (rhythm).
Wednesday, July 25, 8pm at the Royal Room
The Jovino Santos Neto Quinteto, featuring yours truly. We’ll be playing two sets of exciting original music by Jovino, Ben Thomas, and me. With Tim Carey (bass), Mark Ivester (drums), Jeff Busch (percussion).
Friday, July 27, 8:30pm at Jazz in the Valley (Ellensburg)
The Q.E.D. Trio (Alex Chadsey, piano; Chris Stover, trombone and congas; Ben Thomas, vibes, bandoneón, cajón) is playing at Jazz in the Valley, at J.J’s on Main. We’re working on music for a new CD release in 2013!