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Modern-Creative Jazz – Live indoors is back! The New Sounds of Trumpet w/Forbes Graham & trio

Presented by The Creative Music Series at Arts at the Armory, Somerville MA

Aug 28 2021
Modern-Creative Jazz – Live indoors is back! The New Sounds of Trumpet w/Forbes Graham & trio

The Creative Music Series is pleased to present Forbes Graham, trumpet, lap top Yedidyah Syd Smart, drums, percussion – our special guest now from NY Jacob William, bass IN THE MEZZANINE upstairs at the Armory

"Miles Beyond:

The New Sounds of Trumpet", NPR August, 2010: "There are hidden secrets in the horn and a host of musical linguists uncovering new languages...FORBES GRAHAM doesn't ignore it. He embraces the blue note and turns it "magenta haze." The Boston-area improviser sputters and attacks the trumpet with shark-attack notes before letting out a haunting whistled horn like a meditative Don Cherry, or a gruffled stutter like a duck being strangled".

“For more than 50 years, Syd Smart has

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Tickets only $10, cash, supported by the Somerville Arts Council

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Arts at the Armory

191 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02143


The Center for Arts at the Armory is conveniently located at 191 Highland Avenue between Davis and Union Squares in Somerville, Massachusetts. The award-winning Arts at the Armory Café can be found on the left-hand side as you enter the first floor.  A free 44-space parking lot is located behind the Armory.  An additional overflow parking lot is available.  Please see below for its location.


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