|An Evening of Entertainments from August Strindberg - Saturday 15 December|
OUTPOST: 186 ½ Hampshire St., Inman Sq. Cambridge - All Ages
For what it's worth, we have a Facebook page: OUTPOST186
A short helpful video on how to locate OUTPOST186
(CONCERT & EVENTS CALENDER FOLLOWS BOILERPLATE, BELOW)
OUTPOST NEWS :
OUTPOST has now installed 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
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
blogs by our pals:
BRILLIANT CORNERS - A BOSTON JAZZ BLOG edited by Steve Provizer
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 most public performances @ $50 per event.
CONTACT: Rob Chalfen, director: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
DAYTIME WEEKDAYS AVAILABLE @ OUTPOST :
OUTPOST 186 is also available for meetings, readings, workshops, film shoots, theatre rehearsals, & other (non-musical) weekday daytime events.
Outpost regularly exhibits visual art! If you are an artist and would like to exhibit @ Outpost, please send your website url to email@example.com, or arrange to show your portfolio. Outpost does not charge artists to display art.
CURRENT EXHIBIT :
Gallery exhibits may be viewed during scheduled performances or by appointment.
Wednesday 5 December @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
Jessica Bozek & SMALL ANIMAL PROJECT reading series presents
Jack Christian, Joel Craig & Emily Toder
Jack Christian received his Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. His poems and prose have appeared in a number of journals, and he won the Colorado Prize for Poetry for his first full-length collection, Family System. He is also the author of the chapbook Let’s Collaborate. Read work at Jack’s website.
Joel Craig is the author of The White House (Green Lantern Press, 2012), and the chapbook Shine Tomorrow (Lost Horse, 2009). His poems have appeared lately in Boston Review, GutCult, A Public Space, TYPO, and Rabbit Light Movies. He co-founded and curates The Danny’s Reading Series and edits poetry for MAKE: A Literary Magazine—where he lives, in Chicago, Illinois.
Emily Toder is the author of Science (Coconut Books, 2012) and the chapbooks Brushes With (Tarpaulin Sky, 2010) and I Hear a Boat (Duets, 2012). A graduate of the MFA Program at UMass Amherst, she also holds degrees in Literary Translation and Library Science. She lives in Northampton, where she freelance translates Spanish and Catalan literature and works in the archives & special collections dept. at the W. E. B. Du Bois Library. Read some of Emily’s work via her tumblr
Le Prestige Link: http://leprestige.bandcamp.com/
Lars Vegas Link: http://www.myspace.com/larsvegasusa
Andrea Pensado -- electronics and voice
Michael Bloom -- table guitar and bouzouki
|Eric Zinman & Laurence Cook|
Jim Hobbs – alto saxophone
Bruno Raberg – bass
James Kamal Jones – drums
Thursday 13 December @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
Friday 14 December @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
Jeff Platz - guitar
Junko Fujiwara - cello
Scott Getchell - trumpet
John Mclellan - drums
Kit Demos - bass
Andy Voelker - saxophones
in new translation by ULRIKA BRAND
featuring LAUREN EICHER & ALLISON VANOUSE
in costumes by AMANDA MACIEL ANTUNES
Sunday 16 December @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/oThe PocketBuskers Welcome You To The Holidays"
"The Pocketbuskers, known for playing acoustic music outdoors in Harvard Sq during the warm season, are having their Holiday acoustic party!"
Friday 4 January @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
Sunday 13 January @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
Friday 18 January @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
Jacob William – bass / Eric Rosenthal - drums
Saturday 19 January @ Outpost, 8pm $20 or b/o
Doctor T -- video mixing
Eric Zinman -- drums
Andrea Pensado -- electronics and voice
Michael Bloom -- table guitar and bouzouki
Rick Scott -- keyboard
A trans genre exploration of the OUTer limits of improvisation -- Expect the unexpected!
Wednesday 16 May @ Outpost, 8pm $10 or b/o
As a freelance jazz drummer is skills are numerous, with a style that is a mixture of the great American tradition and European sensitivity, with a large resumè of records, tours and jazz festivals.
Fonda was the bassist with the renowned Anthony Braxton sextet, octet, tentet, from 1984 through 1999. Fonda also sat on the Board of Directors from 1994 to 1999, and was the President from 1997 to 1999 of the newly formed Tri-Centric Foundation. He has also performed with the 38-piece Tri-Centric orchestra under the direction of Anthony Braxton, and was the bassist for the premiere performance of Anthony Braxton’s opera, Shalla Fears for the Poor, performed at the John Jay Theater in New York, New York, October 1996.
The Off Road Quartet is comprised of four musicians from four different countries. Ux Fengia from Beijing China , Carlos Zingaro from Lisbon Portugal , Lucas Niggle from Zurich Switzerland and Joe Fonda New York USA. The Off Road Quartet blends the musics from all four of these musicians cultures into a unique musical and visual experience.
(some) CONCERT SERIES AT OUTPOST:
Life Drawing every Sunday, 10am - 1pm with David Lee - firstname.lastname@example.org
1st: 7pm "Cambridge Nights" - local film series, Kent Thompson - email@example.com
all: 8pm Karin Webb - performance art workshops - firstname.lastname@example.org
2nd: 8pm - Jeremy Quick - jazz/improv - email@example.com - (resumes Nov. '12)
3rd: 8pm - "Living Room Concert Series" - composed & improvised new music & poetry - Michael Dobiel - firstname.lastname@example.org
4th: 8pm - Steve Lantner - piano & his own quartet - jazz - email@example.com, http://stevelantner.com/
2nd: 8pm - Dave Fox Group - jazz - firstname.lastname@example.org (resumes 2013)
3rd: 8pm - Charlie Kohlhase's Explorer's Club
2nd: 8pm - Luther Gray Ensemble - jazz - email@example.com
4th: 8pm -
2nd: 8pm - Jeff Platz, various jazz ensembles - firstname.lastname@example.org
1st: 7pm - "Chagall Performance Art Collaborative" - Dennis Shafer - email@example.com -
through-composed & improvised new music & poetry
2nd: 7:30pm - Dr. T presents Visual Music Live - improv & video - firstname.lastname@example.org
3rd: 2pm - "Unaffiliated Poetry Series" - John Mulrooney - email@example.com
Dave Bryant - piano & jazz ensemble, monthly by announcement. Dave recorded with Ornette Coleman's Prime Time band. firstname.lastname@example.org
Jessica Bozek - Small Animal Project Reading Series - occasional - email@example.com, http://smallanimalproject.com/
SERIES DESCRIPTIONS :
INTERDISCIPLINARY ARTS CABARET with SOUNDS IN BLOOM 1st Fridays, 8pm
Sounds in Bloom is an internationally performing poetry-music-movement-art collaborative that performs in theaters, bookstores, concert halls, art galleries, educational settings. and forests. Sounds in Bloom recently started the Chagall Performance Art Collaborative Series, which is currently in residence at Outpost 186 in Cambridge every third Friday of the month.
Together with saxophonist/composer Dennis Shafer (co-founder), they collaborate with a variety of international artists, and give workshops to children and adults.
subconsciouscafe new chamber music : - occasional Saturdays, 8pm $10 or b/o
Rob Chalfen's long-running improvised music series continues at OUTPOST and elsewhere. Innovative chamber music at play on the spectra of jazz, electronic, classical and world. Also may be dug by the non-subconscious mind.
This disclaimer is for reflexive and tautological purposes only, and may not be construed as eluding responsibility for any errors, typos, or logical absurdities, real or imagined, that may be contained in this notice, without further notice.
Harlan T. Flash
Outpost World Enterprises