Sunday, May 13, 2012

Outpost 186 Concert & Events May 2012



OUTPOST: 186 ½ Hampshire St., Inman Sq. Cambridge - All Ages

URL: Outpost186.com

For what it's worth, we have a Facebook page: OUTPOST186


(CONCERT & EVENTS CALENDER FOLLOWS BOILERPLATE, BELOW)

OUTPOST NEWS :

OUTPOST is now in the process of installing theatre lights for performances, four (4) pots with gels on a wall dimmer. No more screwing around with the track lighting, you little bastards! ;)

NEW DISC BY FORBES GRAHAM & LAURENCE COOK, recorded @ OUTPOST!


BERN NIX / DAVE BRYANT QUARTET LIVE @ OUTPOST - VIDEO


some video of the 28 Jan. '12 Bern Nix show here

Interview with Bern Nix



a new web drama shot in OUTPOST by Catzilla Productions is now up!


NOTE : SUNDAY LIFE DRAWING WITH DAVID LEE is back! Contact: dleeway1116@hotmaildotcom
OUTPOST now hosts life drawing classes, Sunday mornings 10am - 12:30pm


PROFILES OF LOCAL JAZZ & IMPROV MUSICIANS IN AAJ





BRILLIANT CORNERS - A BOSTON JAZZ BLOG
edited by Steve Provizer


ALSO :


STU VANDEMARK'S BOSTON JAZZ SCENE BLOG



OUTPOST GENERAL INFORMATION :


OUTPOST DIRECTIONS : Near cr. Prospect, opposite Hess gas, behind 7-11 parking lot. Big ‘186’ on R side. Follow walk at Left to gallery, REAR.

OUTPOST CONCERT INFO :
All shows 8pm door unless otherwise noted.
General admission, donations requested.
No reservations, come early!
All shows all ages.
No smoking, spitting, alcohol, ether, qat or laudanum please!
Note: nothing is served, it's just music & chairs, Pal!
Parking: are you feeling lucky? well are ya?



BOOKING:
OUTPOST is currently available for public performances @ $50 per event.
CONTACT: Rob Chalfen, director: robchalfen@hotmail.com
DETAILS: OUTPOST PRODUCER'S HANDBOOK - You must read this before you produce a show @ Outpost!
AACHTUNG! You must be 21 to produce events at Outpost.

19 August 2008 - Outpost has acquired a fabulous Yamaha U3 full-size upright piano - come check it out!


WEEKDAY DAYTIMES @ OUTPOST :


OUTPOST 186
is also available for meetings, readings, film shoots, theatre rehearsals, & other (non-musical) weekday daytime events.


ART

Outpost regularly exhibits visual art! If you are an artist and would like to exhibit @ Outpost, please send your website url to robchalfen@hotmail.com, or arrange to show your portfolio. Outpost does not charge to display art.

GALLERY HOURS:
Gallery exhibits may be viewed during scheduled performances or by appointment.
CONTACT: robchalfen@hotmail.com





















May





Thursday 3 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
Rick Stone

Stone/Milenkovic Duo and The Glass Bead Game!

Join us for a night of duo performances! The Stone/Milenkovic duo features Vladan Milenkovic on piano and electronics and Rick Stone on alto saxophone. The duo performs an eclectic mix of standards, originals, and extended improvisations.

The Glass Bead Game, with Rick Stone, alto sax, and Gary Fieldman, percussion, is a mostly improvisatory duo and derives its musical material from game playing, nano logic cells, and spontaneous allusionatory experience.

8pm-Rick Stone Vladan Milenkovic Duo

8:45pm-The Glass Bead Game


Friday 4 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o

"First Fridays avec Le Prestige":
Le Prestige
Chris Forkey - bass / John Glenshaw - drums / Kit Buckley - tenor sax / Scott Getchell - trumpet / Jim Hobbs - alto sax
Hard-hitting, chill-out, groove music. Searching for the perfect lounge.



Saturday 5 May @ OUTPOST, 7PM, $5/10

Chagall Performance Art Collaborative Presents
CHAGALLPAC + POWERS JAZZ BAND
Video game music and originals with Powers Jazz, BHCC Composers, and poets Diana Norma Szokolyai & Derek JG Williams

The Powers Jazz Band teams up with Bunker Hill Community College Composers and ChagallPAC poets to present to you smashing video game hits from Mario Bro’s to Street Fighter! Poets Derek JG Williams and Diana Norma Szokolyai read their poems in electrified preludes, interludes and postludes. This ludeious show is coproduced by ChagallPAC and semi-conductor David Wang. Arrangements and compositions by Wang and BHCC/ChagallPAC collaborators.


ChagallPAC

Diana Norma Szokolyai - poetry
Dennis Shafer – sax, Soundpainting
Derek JG Williams - poetry
Joel Pacheco - trumpet
Julee Avallone - flute
David Wang - semi-conductor, violin
Jack Stotler - piano
Kevin Doucette - guitar
Gregg Kugler - guitar
Fred Theagene - bass


POWERS JAZZ BAND

Dennis Shafer, Director
Marcus Hammel - alto sax
Charlie Yeh - tenor sax
Greg Foley - bass clarinet
Henry Killough - trumpet
Nat Heitmann - piano
Jose Acozar - drums


Sunday 6 May @ Outpost, 7-9pm (1st Sundays) – $3
Kent Thompson presents:
Cambridge Nights Independent Film Series
Professionally projected shorts by local film / video makers.
Showcase of invited work followed by Open Screening - bring your short video, we'll show it!

* "The Mermaids of Atlantis" (2010)by Mick Cusimano
* "Wish Monkey" (2010) and "Parawave" (2011) by Kent Thompson
* and shorts by Kevin Anderton



We regret that this gig is cancelled due to sched conflict:
Friday 11 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
Jeff Platz & New Industrial Policy




Saturday 12 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o

Dr T presents Visual Music Live featuring
Dr. T -- Video
The Kevin Frenette Quartet
Kevin Frenette – guitar / James Rohr – piano / Kit Demos – bass
John McLellan - drums




Sunday 13 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o

Rafael Aguiar Ensemble



Monday 14 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o

Alex Baboian Group
Alex Baboian – guitar / Dylan Coleman – bass / Marton Juhasz - dryns
Performing 20th century piano music in the guitar trio format.




Tuesday 15 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o

Michael Dobiel presents
Living Room Music Concert Series



Wednesday 16 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o

Charlie Kohlhase's Explorer's Club


Thursday 17 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o

Kenji Herbert - guitar
Devin Drobka - drums
Aaron Darrell - bass


Friday 18 May @ Outpost, 8pm #10 or b/o
Bill O'Connor and Friends
Bill Jones: Tenor Saxophone Dan Weiner: Guitar Justin Meyer: Bass Bill O'Connor Jr.: Drums Bill O'Connor Jr. leads small group jazz ensembles in the Boston area. Working in the trio, quartet, and vocal format, Bill's penchant for 40s thru 60s standards is evident in his programming and performance.

http://www.myspace.com/billo39connorjr


Saturday 19 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10

Gustavo Assis-Brasil, Jose Pienasola & Friends
"Jazz for Kids with Cancer - Benefit Concert"
Gustavo Assis-Brasil – guitars / Jose Pienasola - bass
Michael Weinstein - flugelhorn


Sunday 20 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o

Dave Bryant Quartet
Dave Bryant – keyboards / Tom Hall – tenor sax / Jacob William – bass / Eric Rosenthal – drums


Monday 21 May @ Outpost, 8pm elan asch - saxophone nick sanders - piano jun young song - drums about the music -> solo, duo, trio - improvisations and original music Wednesday 23 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
Forbes Graham


Thursday 24 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
Eun Young Kim - piano
Aaron Darrell - bass
Jun Young Song - drums



Friday 25 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o

Junk Kitchen Series #5 - Raymond Scott Review




Tuesday 29 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
MCL Quartet

The MCL Quartet is an international group of contemporary jazz musicians with a vision of rearranging the shape of time to create new spaces for listeners and improvisers.



Thursday 31 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
Steve Fell – bass, guitar / Mackie Burnette - steel pan and percussion / Luther Gray – drums / Jim Hobbs – sax