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Myra Melford’s Snowy Egret

  • Arcata Playhouse 1251 9th Street Arcata, CA, 95521 United States (map)

A touchstone of the improvised music scene for over thirty years, this RJA favorite keeps collecting accolades for her fearless approach to contemporary composition. “As a bandleader,” adds New York Times jazz critic Giovanni Russonello, she “finds a happy balance between assiduous precision and flagrant risk.” On its best of 2018 list, the San Diego Union Tribune described Snowy Egret’s latest album as “lilting one moment, raw and edgy the next, and a delight throughout.”

Myra Melford, piano; Ron Miles, cornet; Liberty Ellman, guitar; Stomu Takeishi, electric bass; Rudy Royston, drums

$15 General Admission, $10 Students and Seniors. Also available at People's Records, Wildwood Music, Wildberries, and The Works.


Please join us in thanking the following local businesses and institutions, whose major sponsorship of this show helps us keep ticket prices low:

Earlier Event: March 9
Reverso: A Chamber Jazz Ensemble