TRANSPARENT PRODUCTIONS www.transparentproductionsdc.org
“Live music is it…nothing will transform you like live music and spirits!”
(Henry Threadgill) 22nd season!
@Rhizome, 6950 Maple Street, in Takoma DC
Takoma’s Art, Learning, DIY Culture Center
Friday, October 19, 2018
RETRO (per) SPECTIVE
Celebrating Bill Warrell’s DC Space
‘Always Ballada’ – Celebrating Jimmy Lyons
Nasar Abadey: drums
Sarah Hughes: sax
Daniel Barbiero: double-bass
Jimmy Lyons Trio performed a final concert at the renowned DC Space in 1986, the same year of his passing. Tonight, Nasar Abadey, the drummer in that trio, is joined by saxophonist Sarah Hughes, and double-bassist Daniel Barbiero.
Best known for his long tenure with pianist Cecil Taylor, Jimmy Lyons playing, influenced by Charlie Parker, kept Taylor’s avant-garde music aligned with the jazz tradition. 100% of proceeds go to the artists.