Michael Davidson Septet
Details: Michael Davidson is a Toronto-based vibraphonist in the improvised, jazz, and creative music scene. He approaches improvising with passion and stunning sensitivity, as well as Monk-like wit. He is an active composer in the realm of jazz, and his inventive compositions are featured in The Michael Davidson Septet. This ensemble represents the diversity of Michael’s musical interests, spanning from contemporary jazz to chamber to improvised. The group features cello, bass clarinet, voice, vibraphone/marimba, alto sax, upright bass, and drums. It works to interpret challenging, intricately composed material with flexibility, seamlessly negotiating the terrains of chamber, jazz, and improvised music.
When: Fri., Oct. 18, 2013 at 9 pm
Where: Arbor Room, Hart House
Produced and coordinated by the Hart House Music Committee, Jazz at Oscar’s brings you jazz in all shapes, colours and moods. Innovative Improvisation – Scintillating Standards – Classic Jazz. Jazz at Oscars showcases the best musicians from our own backyard and from Toronto’s vibrant jazz community.