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SOMETHING ELSE! Festival of Creative Music

126 JAMES
Hamilton, ON


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ZULA Presents

The Fifth Annual
SOMETHING ELSE! Festival

June 13-17, 2018

126 JAMES
126 James St. N.,
Hamilton, Ontario
Canada

All concerts at 126 JAMES, except:
Snow & Stewart FREE Concert
Saturday, June 16 (Noon)
Hamilton Public Library - Central Branch

zulapresents.org

Zula Music & Arts Collective Hamilton has been presenting vital, adventurous, creative live music in the city since 2014, programming world-renowned touring artists, as well as national, regional, and local artists, and connecting them with audiences and one another from near and far.

Zulas programming for SOMETHING ELSE! Festival (and the year round series) covers a wide array of vital, adventurous, creative music and dance; newer traditions in jazz, free, experimental, the avant-garde, improvised music & multidisciplinary arts from various scenes around the world.

From June 13th to the 17th, world-renowned artists from all over N. America & Europe will congregate in Hamilton to play over 5 days, 7 ticketed events, 30 sets of music & dance (including a workshop)!

This years artist in residence, Ottawa percussionist, improviser, teacher, instrument builder, visual and sound artist, Jesse Stewart will perform with many revered visiting and local artists, including iconoclasts and torchbearers:

Eugene Chadbourne (US)  William Parker (US)  Joe McPhee (US)  Michael Snow (CA)  Roger Turner/Monicker (UK/CA)  Susan Alcorn & Amy Brandon (US/CA)  Will Guthrie (FR)  David Mott (CA)  Heather Cornell (US/CA)  Nicolas Caloia (CA)  Artifacts Trio (US)  The Young Mothers (US/NO)  Parker & Nicholson's Hope Cries for Justice (US)  Gord Grdina Quartet (US/CA)  Cluttertones (CA)  Sick Boss + Löve (SE/CA), and much, much more!

Tickets: $20-35
Passes: $100-125 (for 30 sets of music and dance, up to $225 value)

Phone Number:  289.993.1993
Website:  zulapresents.org
Facebook:  facebook.com/ZulaPresents
Twitter:  twitter.com/ZulaPresents
Video:  vimeo.com/223623697

Full 2018 SOMETHING ELSE! Festival Schedule:

JUNE 13 (7 pm -- $28 advance / $35 door)

JESSE STEWART
(Artist in Residence)
drums, percussion

EARTH WIND & CHOIR
SARAH GOOD conductress

BANGUISA X TARJO:
Old Cootes New Music Trio
GARY BARWIN voice, saxophone, flutes
RYAN BARWIN guitars
VICTOR VRANKUJL banjo, bass

CHADBOURNE / PARKER / STEWART
EUGENE CHADBOURNE guitar, banjo
WILLIAM PARKER double bass
JESSE STEWART drums, percussion

THE YOUNG MOTHERS
JAWWAAD rhymes, trumpet
STEFAN GONZALEZ vibraphone, drums, vocal
INGEBRIGT H. FLATEN acoustic & electric bass
JASON JACKSON tenor & baritone saxophone
JONATHAN HORNE guitar
JEFFREY OLSON drums

JUNE 14 (7 pm -- $28 advance / $35 door)

EDGARDO MORENO
strings, electronics, video

HOPE CRIES FOR JUSTICE
PATRICIA NICHOLSON dance, text
WILLIAM PARKER bass, ngoni

ARTIFACTS TRIO
NICOLE MITCHELL flute
TOMEKA REID cello
MIKE REED drums

SONOLUMINESCENCE TRIO
DAVID MOTT baritone saxophone
WILLIAM PARKER bass
JESSE STEWART drums

JUNE 15 (7 pm -- $28 advance / $35 door)

MIKE HANSEN
electronics

EUGENE CHADBOURNE
guitar, banjo, vocals

JOE MCPHEE
saxophones, pocket trumpet

CLUTTERTONES
LINA ALLEMANO trumpet
TIM POSGATE banjo, guitar
ROB CLUTTON double bass
RYAN DRIVER analogue synthesizer

MCPHEE / CALOIA / STEWART
JOE MCPHEE reeds, trumpet
NICOLAS CALOIA double bass
JESSE STEWART drums

JUNE 16 (Noon)

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Free Concert at HPL - Central Branch
SNOW & STEWART
MICHAEL SNOW piano
JESSE STEWART drums, percussion
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JUNE 16 (2 pm -- $20 advance / $25 door)

2 pm Double Bill
TAPS & TRAPS
HEATHER CORNELL tap dance
JESSE STEWART drums, percussion

GENNARO / HUNDEVAD
MARK HUNDEVAD vibraphone, piano
MIKE GENNARO drums

HEATHER CORNELL WORKSHOP
(Free admission to observe for 2 pm ticket holders and $25/20 for participants)

JUNE 16  (7 pm -- $28 advance / $35 door)

CHADBOURNE / GUTHRIE
EUGENE CHADBOURNE guitar, banjo
WILL GUTHRIE drums, percussion

MONICKER
ARTHUR BULL guitar
SCOTT THOMSON trombone
ROGER TURNER drums

SUSAN ALCORN
pedal steel guitar

THE REVIVAL ENSEMBLE:
Plays Ellingtons Far East Suite
TED CROSBY tenor saxophone, clarinets
LISEN RYLANDER LOVE tenor saxophone
KAREN NG alto saxophone, clarinet
ALAN MACKIE violin
SCOTT THOMSON trombone
LINA ALLEMANO trumpet
REBECCA HENNESSY trumpet
MICHAEL DAVIDSON vibraphone
HARLEY CARD guitar
COLE SCHMIDT guitar
JAMES MEGER bass
DAN GAUCHER drums

JUNE 17 (2 pm -- $20 advance / $25 door)
AFTERNOON

LEE / PALMER / BENNETT + STEWART
DAVID LEE double bass
CHRIS PALMER guitar
CONNOR BENNETT reeds
with JESSE STEWART drums, percussion

SICK BOSS + LÖVE
COLE SCHMIDT guitar
JAMES MEGER bass
DAN GAUCHER drums
with LISEN RYLANDER LÖVE sax, voice, electronics

WILL GUTHRIE
drums, percussion

ALCORN / BRANDON
SUSAN ALCORN pedal steel guitar
AMY BRANDON classical guitar

JUNE 17  (7 pm -- $28 advance / $35 door)

FASTER
KAYLA MILMINE clarinet, vocals
BRIAN ABBOTT guitar

EUCALYPTUS
BRODIE WEST alto saxophone
NICOLE RAMPERSAUD trumpet
RYAN DRIVER synthesizer
ALEX LUKASHEVSKY guitar
MIKE SMITH bass
NICK FRASER drums
BLAKE HOWARD percussion

GORD GRDINA QUARTET
GORD GRDINA oud, guitar
OSCAR NORIEGA clarinets, alto saxophone
RUSS LOSSING piano
SATOSHI TAKEISHI drums

STRETCH TRIO
KEVIN BREIT guitar
MATT BRUBECK cello
JESSE STEWART drums

www.zulapresents.org

Big thanks to Centre3 for opening their doors at 126 James all of our festival, with the exception of the free concert at HPL-Central Branch

Made possible by kind support from the Ontario Arts Council and the City of Hamilton

Location
  126 JAMES
126 James St. N.
Hamilton, ON L8R 2K7
Canada

Dates
 
First: Monday Jun 16, 2014 7:59 PM
Last: Wednesday Jun 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Prices
 
CA$12.00 - CA$60.00

Contact
 
Email: support@brownpapertickets.com

More Info
 
Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

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