7pm doors 8pm music, seating first come first serve
Isaiah Collier – woodwinds
Michael Shekwoaga Ode – drums
Isaiah Collier is a Chicago/Brooklyn based multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger, curator and educator. His approach draws from master saxophonists such as John Coltrane, Roscoe Mitchell, and Wayne Shorter. “Cosmic Transitions” – his most recent album with The Chosen Few – received 5 stars from Downbeat magazine. He is a former fellow of the Dave Brubeck Institute, and one of the last musicians to work with the late Rudy Van Gelder.
Michael Shekwoaga Ode is an Nigerian-american drummer, composer, and educator. A student of Music and Drum Icon Billy Hart, Ode has been blessed to tour, record, play, and study with some of the most iconic and innovative artists in the history of music. Michael is now living in NYC playing around the city with various ensembles and touring internationally.
special opening set by Chris Williams (solo trumpet)
+ all night selector: Mister Lem