David Murray photo by John Rogers in 2008

David Murray photo by John Rogers in 2008

Don Byron photo by John Rogers in 2008

Don Byron photo by John Rogers in 2008

JD Allen Trio by John Rogers in 2008

Lafayette Gilchrist photo by John Rogers in 2008

Lafayette Gilchrist photo by John Rogers in 2008

Butch Morris photo by John Rogers in 2008

Butch Morris photo by John Rogers in 2008

ARTIST 2008 LINEUP

Aetherial Bace
with Eric McPherson, Nasheet Waits, Abraham Burton

Amir ElSaffar's Two Rivers
with Rudresh Mahanthappa, Nasheet Waits, Carlo DeRosa, Tareq Abboushi, Zafer Tawil

Ben Allison & Man Size Safe 
with Michael Blake, Ron Horton, Steve Cardenas, Michael Sarin

Brad Shepik
with Matt Penman, Anthony Pinciotti 

Chris Dave Trio
with Derek Hodge, Shedrick Mitchell

Dave Douglas & Magic Circle 
with Mark Feldman, Scott Colley

David Murray Black Saint Quartet
with Andrew Cyrille, Lafayette Gilchrist, Jaribu Shahid

Donny McCaslin
with Ben Monder, Scott Colley

Doug Wamble Quartet
with Roy Dunlap, Jeff Hanley, Peter Miles

Eldar
with Aaron McLendon and Harish Raghavan

Hadouk Trio
with Didier Ehrlich, Loy Ehrlich, Steve Shehan

Hypercolor
with Lukas Ligeti, Eyal Maoz, James Ilgenfritz

Igmar Thomas & The Cypher
with James Casey, Basil Wajdowicz, Raydar Ellis, Luques Curtis, James Williams

Iva Bittova, Don Byron, Lisa Moore

JD Allen Trio
with Gregg August, Rudy Royston

Jerome Sabbagh
with Ben Monder, Joe Martin, Ted Poor

Magos Herrera
with Robert Rodriguez, Rick Rodriguez, Alexandre Kautz, Jennifer and Ingrid Beaujean, & special guest Lionel Loueke

Matana Roberts Coin Coin
with Jason Palmer, Shoko Nagai, Hill Greene, Tomas Fujiwara, John Garner III

Non-Static
with Mitch Paone, John Ellis, Justin Brown, Matt Williams

Omer Avital & His Band of The East
with Omer Klein, Ziv Ravitz 

Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
with Meg Okura, Mamiko Kitaura, Jennifer Vincent, Jun Kubo, Willard Dyson, Sam Newsome

Travis Sullivan’s Bjorkestra
with Becca Stevens, Jon Pratt, Arun Luthra, Sean Nowell, Steve Welsh, Lauren Sevian, Kevin Bryan, Chuck MacKinnon, Eli Asher, Ravi Best, Marshall Gilkes, Alan Ferber, James Hirschfeld, Kevin Schmidt, Art Hirahara, Yoshi Waki, Joe Abbatantuono

Wayne Horwitz Sweeter Than The Day
with Tim Young, Tim Luntzel, Ben Perowsky

Zimology Quartet
with Zim Ngqawana, Nduduzo Makhathini, Ayanda Sikade, Shane Cooper