Linda May Han Oh: The Glass Hours Quintet
Award-winning NYC-based bassist and composer, Linda May Han Oh leads this dynamic group of musicians performing The Glass Hours: a collection of works based on abstract themes of the fragility of time and life, particularly exploring the paradoxes and opposites we find ourselves struggling with within our individual and societal values. The music is striking, rhythmically exhilarating and explores a wide sonic palette blending acoustic with electric elements, offering a provocative take on contemporary improvisation and composition.
Born in Malaysia, raised in, Perth, Western Australia, Linda May Han Oh, has performed and recorded with the likes of Pat Metheny, Kenny Barron, Geri Allen and Terri Lyne Carrington. She has composed for various ensembles and short films, is an active educator and was featured as the bassist in the Pixar movie Soul. With her is Mark Turner on tenor saxophone, Sara Serpa on voice, Fabian Almazan on piano/effects, and Obed Calvaire on.
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Sponsored by Norman Groner & Ann-Marie Mitroff
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