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Jazz In The Neighborhood Presents The Matt Eakle Band at Copperfield's Books (san Rafael)


Copperfield's Books (san Rafael)
850 Fourth Street
San Rafael, CA


Fri, November 10, 2017
6:00 pm



Discover Flute Fired Fusion with Matt Eakle, flute; Joey Edelman, piano; Alex Baum, bass; and Jack Dorsey, drums. Performing all original compositions that evoke the blues, soul, and jazz; their spell-binding, adrenaline-pumping jams transfix and transport. Matt Eakle takes preconceived notions of what a flute can do and blows them inside out. The beautiful tone he honed as a classical flutist contrasts with note bending growls and an entire lexicon of percussive effects. While always adhering to the groove, the band taps trans-cultural sources with roots as disparate as Mumbai and New Orleans. Their original compositions are launching pads for improvisation, and every performance includes one completely improvised piece....

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Jan Woo uploaded this event on October 3, 2017