September-1st-2011, 08:41 AM
Mat Maneri/Lucian Ban Quartet, Sept 9
What: Mat Maneri/Lucian Ban Quartet
feat: Lucian ban, piano,
Mat Maneri, viola,
Trevor Dunn, bass,
Randy Peterson, drums
When: September 9, 8pm
Where: Barbes, 376 9th street @ 6 ave, Park Slope, Brooklyn (F/R to 9th street)
Friday, September 9, 8pm, pianist Lucian Ban and violist Mat Maneri present their new quartet featuring bassist Trevor Dunn and drummer Randy Peterson.
Twice nominated in 2005 & 2006 for prestigious Hans Koller “Best European
Jazz Musician Preis“Award, pianist, bandleader, composer & arranger LUCIAN
BAN is originally from Cluj, Transylvania, Romania. He currently lives in New
York City where is part of the next generation of performers & composers at
the forefront of contemporary modern jazz.
Mat Maneri has recorded with Cecil Taylor, Matthew Shipp, Joe Morris, Joe Maneri, Gerald Cleaver, Tim Berne, Borah Bergman, Mark Dresser, William Parker, Michael Formanek, John Lockwood, as well as with his own trio, quartet, and quintet. He has also played on various band releases: Club d'Elf, Decoupage, Brewed by Noon, Paul Motian's Electric Bebop Band, and Buffalo Collision. Maneri has worked with Ed Schuller, John Medeski, Roy Campbell, Paul Motian, Tomasz Stanko, Robin Williamson, Drew Gress, Tony Malaby, Ben Monder, Barre Phillips, Joëlle Léandre, Marilyn Crispell, Craig Taborn, Ethan Iverson, David King and many others. He has released records on labels such as Thirsty Ear, HatHut and ECM.