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May 23 – The Bureau of Atomic Tourism : CD release ‚Hapax Legomena’

The Bureau of Atomic Tourism : CD release ‚Hapax Legomena’ 8:15p $12 Jon Irabagon : Reeds Nate Wooley : Trumpet Hilmar Jensson : Guitar Jozef Dumoulin : Fender Rhodes...

May 24 – Chris Misch-Bloxdorf Dectet feat. Sara McDonald Triple Bill

7:00p   Andy Clausen Midnight Sketches (http://www.andyclausen.com) 8:15p   Chris Misch-Bloxdorf Dectet feat. Sara McDonald (https://chrismisch-bloxdorf.bandcamp.com) 9:30p   Nick Grinder’s DownPly (http://www.nickgrinder.com)  $10 CHRIS MISCH-BLOXDORF DECTET The dectet is...
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May 25 – ShapeShifter+ Presents: Keys to the Moon/Kevin Quinn Quartet/Brillbird

ShapeShifter+ Presents: Keys to the Moon/Kevin Quinn Quartet/Brill Bird 7:00p Keys to the Moon: Casey Richards – vocals, Jeremiah Mahoney – guitar, harmonica, Russell Hartman – sax, Jared Nelson...

May 26 – Polyfold Presents: Alex Levine Quartet & Maria Grand Quartet

Polyfold Presents: Alex Levine Quartet & Maria Grand Quartet $10 7:30p Maria Grand Trio Maria Grand – saxophone, Rashaan Carter – bass, Craig Weinrib – drums 8:30p Alex Levine...
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May 27 – LEDensemble – New South American Fusion

LEDensemble – New South American Fusion LEDensemble 10$ 8:15p Tweet
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May 27 – Feeding Goats

Feeding Goats Michael Hafftka – guitar, Charlie Rauh – guitar, Yonat Hafftka – theremin Allen Bernard Branch – percussion Noah Kaplan – bass 9:30p $10 Celebrating the release of...

May 28 – The New Folk Collective, L Train Collective, Persuader Crusaders Triple Bill

The New Folk Collective, L Train Collective, Persuader Crusaders Triple Bill 7:00p   L Train Collective 8:00p   New Folk Collective 9:00p  Persuader Crusaders $10   L Train Collective...
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May 29 – NY Japanese Women Jazz Composers (NYJWJC) 2nd Concert Featuring SAKURA Jazz Orchestra With AKDance, Ikebana, and Japanese Sake

ShapeShifter+ Presents NY Japanese Women Jazz Composers (NYJWJC) 2nd Concert Featuring SAKURA Jazz Orchestra With AKDance, Ikebana, and Japanese Sake   $35 (DUO ticket for two people) $25 ($20...
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May 31- HDQuintet

HDQuintet 8:15p $10 The HD Quintet is a quintet started by two students in the jazz studies program at SUNY Purchase, Alex Hamburger and Nicole Davis (hence the name HD). This group formed at SUNY...
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Jun 1 – Eugenia Choe Trio, “Magic Light”

Eugenia Choe Trio, “Magic Light” 8:15p $8 Eugenia Choe- Piano and Compositions, Danny Weller- Bass, Alex Wyatt- Drums Pianist Eugenia Choe releases her debut album for SteepleChase Records, which showcases...
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Jun 1 – Álvaro Domene’s DESVELO

Álvaro Domene’s DESVELO 9:30p $10 Álvaro Domene – guitar and compositions Briggan Krauss – alto saxophone Josh Sinton – baritone saxophone and bass clarinet Devin Gray – drums “Desvelo,...
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Jun 5 – Tamuz Nissim and George Nazos band

Tamuz Nissim and George Nazos band 9:30p $8 Tamuz Nissim vocals,compositions George Nazos guitar, compositions Willie Applewhite trombone Danny Weller bass Ronen Itzik drums Tweet

Jun 8 – Take Off Collective and Marko Djordjevic & Sveti

Take Off Collective 8:15p Take Off Collective Featuring Ole Mathisen -sax; Matt Garrison -bass; Marko Djordjevic – drums; 9:30p Marko Djordjevic & Sveti Featuring Isamu McGregor – keys; Evan Marien...

Jun 9 – Jovan Alexandre & Collective Consciousness

Jovan Alexandre & Collective Consciousness 7p $8 Jovan Alexandre & Collective Consciousness Artist line up: Jovan Alexandre- Tenor Saxophone, Andrew Renfroe- Guitar, Taber Gable- Piano, Matt Dwonszyk- Bass, Jonathan Barber- Drums A short description of your project – Jovan Alexandre is a rapidly rising jazz saxophonist who has become known for the brightness of his tone and the elegant bearing of his compositions, and who may be situated, broadly speaking, within the penumbra of a hard-bop and post-bop style made popular in Alexandre’s native Connecticut by the alto saxophonist Jackie McLean [1931-2006] in his later years. During high school he studied at the Artists Collective in Hartford, an institution McLean founded in 1970. He was named Superior Musician in the Berklee High School Jazz Festival in 2005, 2006 and 2007, and was selected to be part of the Gibson/Baldwin Grammy Jazz Ensemble in 2007 as well. In 2011 he graduated with distinction from The Jackie McLean Institute of Jazz at The Hartt School of Music, The University of Hartford’s conservatory. Alexandre made his debut as a leader to great acclaim at this year’s prestigious New York City Winter JazzFest. Alexandre revealed himself as a...
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Jun 9 – Bruce Gertz Quartet

Bruce Gertz Quartet 8:15p $15 Bruce Gertz, Jerry Bergonzi, Gabriel Guerrero and George Schuller Tweet

Jun 13 ShapeShifter+ Presents: Philippe Crettien Quartet,” November Dusk” project.

ShapeShifter+ Presents: Philippe Crettien Quartet,” November Dusk” project. 8:15p $15 Philippe Crettien, tenor saxophone Patrick Mottaz, guitar Sean Farias, bass Mike Connors, drums The Philippe Crettien quartet performs original  compositions by...

Jun 14 – JY-17 @ The Lab and Matt McDonald Group

 JY-17 @ The Lab and Matt McDonald Group A monthly residency at the Shapeshifter Lab featuring John Yao & His 17-piece Instrument and opening bands led by JY-17 members....
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Jun 15 – Harris Eisenstadt Recent Developments

Harris Eisenstadt Recent Developments Jeb Bishop trombone – Chris Hoffman cello – Eivind Opsvik bass – Dan Peck tuba – Brandon Seabrook banjo – Sara Schoenbeck bassoon – Anna Webber...

Jun 16 – Ben Allison Band – With Special Guest Joey Arias

Ben Allison Band – With Special Guest Joey Arias 8:15p Ben Allison – bass Joey Arias – vocals Brandon Seabrook – guitar Steve Cardenas – guitar Allison Miller – drums...
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Jun 16 – Gordon Grdina Oud Trio

Gordon Grdina Oud Trio 7p $10 Mark Helias-bass Hank Roberts-cello Gordon Grdina-guitar The Gordon Grdina Oud Trio explores Arabic Taqasim, improvisation, Iraqi folk songs and contemporary composition.  The music...
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Jun 16 – Sivan Arbel CD release party

Sivan Arbel CD release party 9:30p $10 Sivan Arbel – voice and composition Shai Portugaly – piano Nadav Shapira – bass Yogev Gabay – drums Ron Warburg – trumpet...
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Jun 17 – Erica Seguine/Shannon Baker Jazz Orchestra – 5-year Anniversary Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra – Brooklyn CD release for “Portraits & Places” (Origin Records)

Erica Seguine/Shannon Baker Jazz Orchestra – 5-year Anniversary Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra – Brooklyn CD release for “Portraits & Places” (Origin Records) 8pm : Erica Seguine & Shannon Baker...

Jun 19 – Digital + Acoustic Sessions Part III: Setting Up Ableton Live for Live Vocalists and Bands

Digital + Acoustic Sessions Part III:  Setting Up Ableton Live for Live Vocalists and Bands Featuring:  Daniel Mintseris: Keyboards and Ableton for St. Vincent and Ableton Live Certified Trainer...
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Jun 20 – Henrique Eisenmann Trio

Henrique Eisenmann Trio  8:15p $12 Henrique Eisenmann (piano)­­­­­­ Jorge Roeder (bass) Rogerio Boccato (percussion) Tweet

Jun 21 – JC Sanford’s Triocracy/JC4 + Aaron Irwin Quartet

JC Sanford’s Triocracy/JC4 + Aaron Irwin Quartet $10 7p   JC Sanford’s Triocracy: JC Sanford – trombone/compositions, Andy Laster – alto sax/bari sax/clarinet, Chris Bacas – tenor sax/soprano sax/clarinet...

Jun 22 – Hans Lüdemann solo “das reale Klavier”

Hans Lüdemann solo “das reale Klavier” 7p $15 Hans Lüdemann, piano & virtual piano Tweet

Jun 22 – Koi4

Koi4 8:15p $8 Teo Vanovski: drums      Paul JuBong Lee guitar      Marcio Garcia piano      Zach Kirsimae drums Tweet

Jun 23 – Unidentified Fusion Orangement

Unidentified Fusion Orangement 7p  $10 Alexander Anderson – vocoder/synthesizer Cosimo Boni – Trumpet Connor Steck – Soprano Saxophone David Milazzo – Alto Saxophone Bryant Jackson – Tenor Saxophone Max...

Jun 23 – Roman Filiu’s Quarteria

Roman Filiu’s Quarteria 8:15p $10 Roman Filiu/Alto Sax Ralph Alessi/ trumpet Dayna Stephens• Maria Grand/ tenor sax David Virelles/ piano Matt Brewer/ bass Craig Weinrib/ drums Yusnier Sanchez/ congas Tweet

Jun 24 – Michael Sarian & The Chabones

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Jun 24 – Wayne Krantz, Gabriela Anders

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Jun 26 – DIALOGUE

DIALOGUE 7pm $10 Dan Davis- reeds Cole McCormick – bass Eli Marzano- drums Tweet
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Jun 27 – Ikiz Cabin Crew

ikiz cabin crew 8:15p $10 Jonne Bentlöv – Trumpet, Moog & Electronics Joel Lyssarides – Keyboards ikiz – Drums & Percussion İKİZ CABIN CREW. Drummer Robert Mehmet Ikiz is...
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Jun 28 – Indie Artists Jam Session

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Jun 29 – The D.R.U.M. FM/Burnt Sugar – Drum and Bass Conductions, featuring Marque “Inna Most” Gilmore and the Burnt Sugar Arkestra

The D.R.U.M. FM/Burnt Sugar – Drum and Bass Conductions, featuring Marque “Inna Most” Gilmore and the Burnt Sugar Arkestra 8:15p $10 Marque Gilmore, David Gilmore, Mikel Banks, Greg Tate,...

Jun 30 – Schuyler Tsuda’s Instrument Builder Series Part 2

Schuyler Tsuda’s Instrument Builder Series Part 2   Schuyler Tsuda, Lea Bertucci with MV Carbon and Tommy Martinez, Aaron Moore 7p start $10 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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Mark Guiliana Rockin’ at ShapeShifter Lab for GarrisonJazz!

Over the past six months the team at Shapeshifter Lab has been meeting with contractors, working on lighting design, experimenting with sound design and much more, so we were...
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Our Very Own Grand Piano!

After many months of searching and scouring we finally found our (baby) grand piano. We recovered the piano from the Rockaway area and brought it back to the lab....
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Shapeshifter Lab Announces Chris Robinson as Lighting Designer.

ShapeShifter Lab is proud to welcome Chris Robinson as the lighting designer for the space. Robinson, a broadway lighting engineer, has also been pushing boundaries as a lighting designer...

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