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June 2015

June 19, 2015

Bill Frisell Trio

Bill Frisell

Jazz Guitar Giant

KBEM Bill Frisell - guitar Tony Scherr - bass Rudy Royston - drums Jazz artists pride themselves on never playing the same set the same way twice. Bill Frisell takes this ethos to the extreme: he doesn’t even take the same ensemble out for a second tour. His trio show, featuring Tony Scherr on bass and Rudy Royston on drums, will be a celebration of all the things that make Frisell’s music so special: fluid collective ensemble playing, musical selections that encompass the whole history of American music, and plenty of space for Bill’s multifarious guitar sounds and ambient effects. The trio will also explore selections from Frisell’s latest record, Guitar In the Space Age, which captures the unbounded optimism of the late 1950s and 1960s with tunes by Link Wray, the Kinks, Duane Eddy, and the Tornados.

Bill Frisell is one of the true giants of the jazz world. With his unique sound and singular approach to his craft, he has...

June 19, 2015

Ray Barnard

Ray Barnard

WHERE WOULD I BE WITHOUT YOU is Ray Barnard's second solo LP It's self-produced & largely self-performed. Ray recorded it at the Blatz Litehaus, Barking Jack, RealPhonic, and Horseshoe Road studios. It...

June 20, 2015

Alex Boyé

Alex Boyé

YouTube Vocal Sensation

YouTube’s 2014 COVER ARTIST OF THE YEAR! Paul Simon did it with his multiple Grammy winning trip to Graceland in the 80s. Elton John drew us all into his “Circle of Life” with The Lion King in...

June 20, 2015

DKO

DKO

Better known of late as rhythm section for the funkified techno of James Patrick Plays, as well as providers of many a hue and shade in the dazzling improvisations of supergroup Coloring Time,...

June 21, 2015

Martha Davis and The Motels

Martha Davis & the Motels

California New Wave Hit-Makers

Whether you were there when The Motels first burst onto the music scene, or are just discovering them now, 2014 became a year of rediscovery for this iconic artist, which saw more Motels shows than in...

June 22, 2015

Kurt Elling

Kurt Elling

Dynamic Jazz Vocals

KBEM

Chicago-based vocalist Kurt Elling is one of the most acclaimed figures in jazz. His voice, rich and bold, is always interesting,...

June 22, 2015

Kurt Elling

Kurt Elling

Dynamic Jazz Vocals

KBEM

Chicago-based vocalist Kurt Elling is one of the most acclaimed figures in jazz. His voice, rich and bold, is always interesting,...

June 23, 2015

Cécile McLorin Salvant

Cécile McLorin Salvant

Ascendant Jazz Diva

KBEM We're offering a $5 discount on all 4 shows to Minnesota Orchestra members. To receive this discount please purchase tickets over the phone through the Dakota Box Office at 612-332-5299 - and use the code, ORCHESTRA.

Read the glowing review from Jazz Police of Salvant's...

June 23, 2015

Cécile McLorin Salvant

Cécile McLorin Salvant

Ascendant Jazz Diva

KBEM We're offering a $5 discount on all 4 shows to Minnesota Orchestra members. To receive this discount please purchase tickets over the phone through the Dakota Box Office at 612-332-5299 - and use the code, ORCHESTRA.

Read the glowing review from Jazz Police of Salvant's...

June 24, 2015

Cécile McLorin Salvant

Cécile McLorin Salvant

Ascendant Jazz Diva

KBEM We're offering a $5 discount on all 4 shows to Minnesota Orchestra members. To receive this discount please purchase tickets over the phone through the Dakota Box Office at 612-332-5299 - and use the code, ORCHESTRA.

Read the glowing review from Jazz Police of Salvant's...

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