Paradigm Refrain is a variable-personnel improvising ensemble. This ensemble had a monthly residency at Goodbye Blue Monday from the summer of 2008 until the venue closed in 2015.
The current line up is Fraser Campbell on tenor, Noel Brennan on drums and myself on baritone guitar. A new residency at Troost will start in January 2017!
These are some of the musicians who played with us: David Tronzo, Nate Wooley, Darius Jones, Sunny Kim, Bruno Raberg, Danilo Gallo, Zeno de Rossi, Alessandro Fedrigo, Marco Buccelli, Piero Bittolo Bon, Nick Falk, Petr Cancura, Federico Casagrande, Brian Adler, Noah Kaplan, Devin Gray, Andrew Smiley, Joe Moffett, Bryan Drye, Fraser Campbell, Juan Pablo Carletti, Matt Rousseau, Takashi Sugawa, Pascal Niggenkemper, Jake Henry, Josh Deutsch, Eli Asher.
Some photos and words from Jason Crane, host of The Jazz Session, here.
Clips from various concerts from the residency:
With Dave Tronzo.
With Noah Kaplan at the monthly residence in Brooklyn.
With Pascal Niggenkemper and Joe Moffett.
With Eli Asher and Carlo Costa at Monkeytown, Brooklyn.