Kasey Knudsen Sextet
Friday, May 5, 2017
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Photo: Courtesy of Artist
Kasey Knudsen, saxophone • Henry Hung, trumpet • Rob Ewing, trombone • Doug Stuart, bass •
Dahveed Behroozi, piano • Eric Garland, drums
Saxophonist, composer and educator Kasey Knudsen has been commissioned by the California Jazz Conservatory’s
Emerging Artist Series, by Intersection for the Arts, and by the deYoung Museum. She leads her own trio and sextet,
and co-leads the ensembles the Schimscheimer Family Trio, and the Holly Martins. Knudsen performs often as a sideperson
with Ben Goldberg, Fred Frith, Eric Garland, Henry Hung, Ian Carey, Adam Shulman, Nathan Clevenger, Aaron Novik and Michael
Coleman, and the Montclair Women’s Big Band, among others. Knudsen is a faculty member of Sonoma State University,
Stanford Jazz Workshop, Lafayette Jazz Workshop and the California Jazz Conservatory.
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