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Feb 27 – Digital + Acoustic Sessions Part I

Digital + Acoustic Sessions Part I Integrating Ableton Live 9.5 into a live band/ensemble:  Exploring techniques for using Ableton Live 9.5 in live performance including the new Link function. Curated...
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Feb 13 – ShapeShifter+ Presents: John Menegon’s “Three for All” and Oakwood Underground

ShapeShifter+ Presents: John Menegon’s “Three for All” and Oakwood Underground 7:00pm Oakwood Underground Maddie Chilton – voice Nick Summers – trumpet Kyle Lashley – saxophone Kevin Quinn – guitar...
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Feb 14 – ShapeShifter+ Presents: NY Japanese Women Jazz Composers (NYJWJC)

ShapeShifter+ Presents: NY Japanese Women Jazz Composers (NYJWJC) 4p NY Japanese Women Jazz Composers (NYJWJC) is aiming for a cultural exchange and understanding through the presentation of a mixture...

Feb 16 – Mostly Other People Do the Killing + Charles Evans/Ron Stabinsky Duo

Mostly Other People Do the Killing Charles Evans/Ron Stabinsky Duo Ron Stabinsky Solo Moppa Elliott Solo Mostly Other People Do the Killing Septet   7p-9p $10 Tweet
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Feb 16 – Joe Goehle and Cerebral People

Joe Goehle and Cerebral People 9:30p Joe Goehle – Bass Jim Piela – Saxophone John Belvins – Trumpet Alec Dube – Vibraphone Josh Bailey – Drums $8 Tweet

Feb 17 – ShapeShifter+ Presents Tomás Latorre Group and Yousif Yaseen

ShapeShifter+ Presents Tomás Latorre Group and Yousif Yaseen double bill 7p Opening act: Yousif Yaseen (guitar/voice) 8:15p Main act: Tomás Latorre Group Tomás Latorre (guitar/voice) Alejandro Zorrilla (bass) Tiago Michelin...

Feb 18 – Sonitus Lux

Sonitus Lux 8:15p $10 Serson Brannen on Hang and vocals and Jason Robert Elliott on guitar and vocals In Sonitus Lux is an ever evolving free improv ensemble of...
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Feb 19 – The Brian Plautz Project; ; Shubh Saran; Sharik Hasan

The Brian Plautz Project; ; Shubh Saran; Sharik Hasan 7:00p The Brian Plautz Project 8:15p Shubh Saran 9:30p Sharik Hasan $9 Shubh Saran is a New York-based Indian guitarist...

Feb 20 – Jazz in the Afternoon

Jazz in the Afternoon Boston BeBop! 4p BC bOp!, Boston College’s premiere instrumental and vocal jazz ensemble, brings its energy and unique stylings to the stage with big band...

Feb 20 – Kinesis, Ben Campbell, Anne Duffy, Joanna Futral, Lena Lauer, Trevor New, Keeley Walsh, Casey Kreher

Kinesis, Ben Campbell, Anne Duffy, Joanna Futral, Lena Lauer, Trevor New, Keeley Walsh, Casey Kreher 8:15p  $10 cover. Tweet

Feb 21 – Cox, Lazarev, Segal Trio double bill with Sucker Punch

8:15p 9:30p cover tba Sucker punch Hashem Assadullahi-alto, Danny Fox-piano, Vinnie Sperrazza-drums, Peter Brendler-bass http://www.peterbrendler.com/ Cox, Lazarev, Segal trio  Gene Segal- guitar Nick Lazarev- electric bass Bruce Cox-drums Tweet

Feb 23- Yuki Shibata & Noah MacNeil Double Bill

Yuki Shibata & Noah MacNeil Double Bill 8:15p 9:30p $10 Yuki Shibata Quartet: Yuto Kanazawa, guitar Yuki Shibata, piano Yoshiki Yamada, bass Joe Abbatantuono, drum set Noah MacNeil Quartet:...
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Feb 24 – Votive Crown

Votive Crown $8 cover 8:15p Brooklyn psych-soul trio led by female vocals, vintage guitar tones and intricate drum layers. Brooklyn Trio Votive Crown treads new and familiar territory via...
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Feb 24 – ShapeShifter+ Presents: The Craig Brann Trio + Greg Tardy

The Craig Brann Trio + Greg Tardy 9:30 $15 Craig Brann – gt Greg Tardy – ts Nick Morrison – bs Jaimeo Brown – dr “A Conversation Between Brothers,” is not...

Feb 25 – The Anthony Smith Quintet

The Anthony Smith Quintet Anthony Smith, Syberen Van Munster, Petros Klampanis, Kenny Pexton, Mark Ferber $12 8:15p Tweet
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Feb 26 – Theo Walentiny Octet

Theo Walentiny Octet 9:30p $8 Noah Halpern – Trumpet Coleman Hughes – Trombone Patrick McGee – Soprano Saxophone Zen Groom – Vibraphone Lucas Kadish – Guitar Nick Dunston –...
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Feb 26 – ScottClark4tet/Nate Wooley Quintet

ScottClark4tet/Nate Wooley Quintet 7p 8:15p $10 ScottClark4tet (Cameron Ralston-bass Jason Scott-saxophone Bob Miller-trumpet Scott Clark-drums) Nate Wooley Quintet (Nate Wooley-Trumpet, Josh Sinton-Bass Clarinet and Bari Sax, Matt Moran-Vibraphone, Eivind Opsvik-Bass/Dan Peck-Tuba, Harris Eisenstadt-Drums)...
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Feb 27 – City Stomp

City Stomp 3p $12 online $15 at door City Stomp incorporates fun original songs about growing up in NYC with updated versions of traditional folk songs from other world...

Feb 28 – ShapeShifter+ Presents: Dre Hocevar Coding of Evidentiality

ShapeShifter+ Presents: Dre Hocevar   Coding of Evidentiality 7pm Zack Clarke Solo 8pm Dre Hocevar Large Ensemble 9pm Collective Effervescence Tweet

Mar 3 – ShapeShifter Plus Presents “Very Good Year” – Jon Burr Quintet

ShapeShifter Plus  Presents “Very Good Year” – Jon Burr Quintet 9:30p $15   Tim Ouimette, trumpet Steven Frieder – tenor sax Mike Eckroth – piano Jon Burr – bass, leader with special...

Mar 4 – MADRUGADA y Más

MADRUGADA y Más Lauren Henderson (v), Josh Evans (t), Victor Gould (p), Dion Kerr (b), Nathan Ellman-Bell (d) $10 An evening of original music, jazz, and latin jazz standards.  ...

Mar 6 – Phillip Johnston

Phillip Johnston 7PM Joe Fiedler Trio 8.15PM Microscopic Septet 9.30PM Andy Biskin’s 16 Tons $20 Tweet

Mar 8 – Big Band Triple Bill featuring Big Beat, the Erica Seguine/Shannon Baker Jazz Orchestra, and the Seth Weaver Big Band

Big Band Triple Bill featuring Big Beat, the Erica Seguine/Shannon Baker Jazz Orchestra, and the Seth Weaver Big Band 7:00 – Seth Weaver Big Band 8:15 – Erica Seguine/Shannon...

Mar 10 – The Black Lodge presents “Silence is so Accurate: Perspectives on Improvisation.”

The Black Lodge presents “Silence is so Accurate: Perspectives on Improvisation.” The Black Lodge: John Ortega – strings and devices Johnny Tango – atmospherics & skronk Bro’Dan – batterie M....

Mar 11 – Grut

Grut 7p Danny Wytanis, Patrick Arthur, Brandon Boone, Morgan Guerin $10 Tweet

Mar 11 – Bright Dog Red

 Bright Dog Red 8:15p Bright Dog Red featuring Joe Pignato, Drums and Concepts Righteous, MC Palemen, Electronics Mike “MK” Kemmlein, Guitars Anthony “The Colonel” Berman, Basses $10.00   Bright...

Mar 13 – Kevin Sun

7p Earprint Kevin Sun (tenor saxophone) Tree Palmedo (trumpet) Simón Willson (bass) Dor Herskovits (drums) 8:15p Diametric Elias Stemeseder (piano) Henry Fraser (bass) Dre Hocevar (drums) Bryan Qu (alto...

Mar 15 – John Yao Big Band Residency

John Yao Big Band Residency John Yao – Trombone, Composer, Conductor Saxes Billy Drewes Alejandro Aviles Tim Armacost Jason Rigby Andrew Hadro Trumpets John Walsh Jason Wiseman David Smith...

Mar 16 – Gene Perla

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Mar 17 – ShapeShifter+ Presents Ole Mathisen Outlier Ensemble and Take Off Collective

ShapeShifter+ Presents Ole Mathisen Outlier Ensemble and Take Off Collective 8:15 9:30p $12   Tweet

Mar 18 – THE VICTOR

THE VICTOR THE VICTOR, an emerging hip hop jazz fusion collective (similar to Badbadnotgood, Snarky Puppy, Robert Glasper) originating from Houston, Texas 8:15p   www.thevictorepk.strikingly.com | Has bio, press photos,...

Mar 20 – Kyle Saulnier triple bill

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Mar 22 – Tyler Luppi

7pm- Tyler Luppi Thluppi@gmail.com 8:15- Pravin Thompson 9:30- Jeff Miles Jmiles26@hotmail.com $8 Tweet

Mar 23 – Jan Sturiale Duo Feat. Marco Panascia

 Jan Sturiale Duo Feat. Marco Panascia Jan Sturiale: guitar Marco Panascia: doublebass Jan is an independent musician, composer and performing artist. He’s not easily categorized, since his playing is...

Mar 23 – Norbert Stachel & LehCats

Norbert Stachel & LehCats FIRST GROUP: 7pm * The Chris Biesterfeldt Quartet * Chris Biesterfeldt – guitar Gary Fisher – keyboard Michael O’Brien – bass Eric Halvorson – drums SECOND GROUP: 8:15 *...

Mar 25 – SkiM

SkiM 8:15p $10 SkiM is an eclectic, five-piece contemporary folk band based in Boston, MA. Formed in 2014 at the New England Conservatory of Music, Kody Glazer (vocals, trombone,...

Mar 28 – Juan Trujillo

 Juan Trujillo $10 7pm Nick Grinder’s DownPly Nick Grinder: Trombone Juanma Trujillo: Guitar Nathan Ellman-bell: Drums 8pm Antenna    Leonor Falcón: Violin Patricia Brennan: Vibraphone Juanma Trujillo: Guitar Zach...

Mar 29 – Jim Piela ‘Nonfiction’ CD Release Party

Jim Piela ‘Nonfiction’ CD Release Party The Jim Piela Group. 7p Cover: $8 Tweet

Mar 30 – A double bill presented by ShapeShifter+

 A double bill presented by ShapeShifter+ http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2504241 7pm – 8pm: Christine Tobin duo – Christine Tobin vocals (pianist TBA).   8.15pm – 9.15pm: Phil Robson’s Icicle Architects with Donny...

Mar 30 – Craig Brann

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Mar 31 – Piktor’s Metamorphosis (Classic Jazz/Rock fusion)

Piktor’s Metamorphosis (Classic Jazz/Rock fusion) Neil ‘NAIL’ Alexander (Synths/Piano), Brian Mooney (basses), Monroe Quinn (Guitar), Danny Pagan (Drums) $10.00 cover 7p   Tweet

Mar 31 – Danny Green Trio

Danny Green Trio 8:15p and 9:30p $15   Tweet
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Ingrid Jensen Interview

On March 23 we had the privilege to interview trumpet player Ingrid Jensen after she performed with Michael Webster’s Momentus project. Ingrid told us why she likes our venue,...

Oct 10 – Jack DeJohnette Trio featuring Ravi Coltrane and Matthew Garrison

Jack DeJohnette Trio featuring Ravi Coltrane and Matthew Garrison 8pm & 9:30pm $25 for each set (please note that we will clear the house between the 2 sets) ***On-line...
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Matt Garrison Encore – May 17

Matt Garrison + Special Guest Date: May 17 (Thur) Door: 8:00p Show: 8:30p Cover: $10 Come join another electrifying evening with Matt Garrison at ShapeShifter Lab! This is his...
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Human Element – debut in NYC

      Human Element‘s first live performance in NYC debuted on Mar. 17th at the Lab. Matthew Garrison, Scott Kinsey, Arto Tuncboyaciyan, Gene Lake did a killer performance. It...
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Residency in March -“Everyman of Parts”

Andrew Sheron, young talented multi-instrumentalist, his band “Everyman of Parts” performed his original songs every Thursday in March 1, 8, 15, 22. One more show Mar 29!!! FREE SHOW.  ...
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The Exotic Experiment CD release show on Mar. 3rd

One of the greatest Guitarists/Video Directors, Simon C.F. Yu performed at the Lab with Tobias Ralph, Sean Nowell, Tomoko Omura, and Steve Jenkins. His own band “The Exotic Experiment” realeased their first...
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Hadrien Feraud Performance on Feb. 26th

  Hadrien Feraud performed at the lab with Louis Cato, Michael Lecoq. Featured guests: Matt Garrison and David Gilmore. Tweet
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Adam Rogers & Matt Garrison Recording Session

One of the most creative guitarist Adam Rogers came down to the lab on Jan. 12th to do a recording session for Matt Garrison’s new album “12 Months”. Tweet
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Fodera’s Video – MG New Signature Bass Launch

Fodera (Vinny Fodera, Joey Lauricella, Jason De Salvo) came down to the lab and did a video shoot with Matthew Garrison for the new MG Series Signature bass in...
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Hadrien Feraud’s MasterClass and Performance with Louis Cato, Gerald Clayton, and sit-in guest James Casey

Hadrien Feraud visited ShapeShifter Lab on Jan 6, 2012 for a master class and performance with Louis Cato, Gerald Clayton and James Casey.  Together, these are 4 of the...

Marko Djordjevic recording at the Lab Dec 28, 2011

  The incredible Marko Djordjevic brought his powerfully creative drumming to the ShapeShifter Lab this week, recording on a couple of new tracks by Matt Garrison. Having played with the...
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Terri Lyne Carrington, Drum Thunder @ the Lab – Dec 26, 2011

Terri Lyne Carrington, one of the best drummers in the industry visited ShapeShifter Lab on last Monday to add some power to Matt Garrison’s new internet based record release,...
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Meshell Recording Session @ the Lab – Dec 20, 2011

One of the  most creative bassists, poets and composers of our time, Meshell recorded a tune called “Cut” for Matt Garrison’s upcoming record “12-Months” here at ShapeShifter Lab. Visit...
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Snarky Puppy Live Recording @ the Lab

  Snarky Puppy, the best urban jazz band in Brooklyn, maybe the world.  This past week, they recorded their 2nd live DVD release in our ShapeShifter Lab, and it...
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Grammy Award Winning Avant-Garde Folk Artist, Arto Tunçboyacıyan on ’12 months’ session.

As we continue and expand on the 12 months project, a new innovative interactive software that has been custom built and will allow his followers and fans to watch...
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Jojo Mayer on the kit for ’12 Months’ Recording Session!

ShapeShifter Lab’s purpose from its inception was to give the world’s most innovative and inspirational artists a platform to be presented, and for the music community to have a...
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Ravi Coltrane & Matthew Garrison reunited at the Lab.

Ravi Coltrane and Matthew Garrison (owner of ShapeShifter Lab) grew up together immersed in music and have been playing together for over 20 years. Following in the footsteps of...
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Next up on the kit, Gene Lake!

Owner of  ‘The Lab’ Matthew Garrison is starting a new movement here in New York and he is not wasting any time. With construction on the performance space taking...
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