--5:00pm and 7:00pm-- Trumpeter James Davis
Start Date/Time: Saturday, March 17, 2018 5:00 PM
    Every weekend, for our 5pm & 7pm timeslots, we will present the 11 East Quintet featuring a steady quartet fronted by trombonist Luke Malewicz and showcasing a different special guest artist each weekend.  The steady quartet will be comprised of:  Luke Malewicz - Trombone, Andrew Lawrence - Piano, Matt Ulery - Bass, Jon Deitemyer - Drums. 

This weeks special guest artist will be trumpeter James Davis, a Chicago trumpeter and music maker.  Davis is comfortable in and always enjoys exploring a wide array of musical environments.  As a composer and improviser, Davis is involved in a diverse blend of musical communities in Chicago.  His diverse background and ranging interests can be heard in his own Chamber-Jazz group Beveled, the improvising effects-laden LORIS, and various Jazz projects.

In addition to leading different formations of his own groups, Davis has also recently collaborated and/or recorded with Matt Ulery’s By a Little Light, LORIS, Grazyna Auguscik, Chicago Goes West, the Karl Schwonik Jazz Ensemble, Julie Meckler, Tomorrow Music Orchestra, the Ian Torres Big Band, the Jason Steele Quartet, ALDRIC, and Balkano.

Showtimes:  5pm-6:30pm & 7pm-8:30pm
Admission:  $15