Friday, March 31, 2017
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Photo: Bob Hsiang
Hitomi Oba, tenor saxophone • Nick DePinna, trombone • Jon Jang, piano • Gary Brown, double bass • Deszon X. Claiborne, multiple percussion
Pianist/composer Jon Jang has recorded with Max Roach, James Newton and David Murray,
and toured at major concert halls and festivals in Europe, China, Canada, United States and
South Africa. Jang was selected as one of the small group of composers, along with Philip
Glass and Meredith Monk, to have works performed at the first Other Minds Festival in San
Francisco and be in residency at Djerassi in 1993. In May 2013, Jang performed at The White
House Forum on Asian American Pacific Islander Issues in Washington DC hosted by the
US Department of the Interior and The White House.
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