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Rhythm & Resilience Drum Circle, Thurs. Nov. 13, 7-8 PM, Greene County Public Library

Rhythm & Resilience Drum Circle this Thurs. Nov. 13, from 7-8 PM at the Greene County Public Library in Stanardsville. Come out for some drumming and groovin’ in the present moment! This drum circle is for the annual meeting of the Friends of Greene County Library.
Refreshments provided. Members and the public are invited. Bring any kind of hand drum if you can or use one of mine. I’ll have about 10 drums!

Free Bridge Quintet-Sat. Nov. 8, Old Cabell Hall, 8PM – ‘Song for My Father’: the Music of Horace Silver

Come on out for The Free Bridge Quintet this Sat! The quintet is the University of Virginia’s jazz faculty ensemble and includes John D’earth on trumpet, Jeff Decker on saxophones, Butch Taylor on piano, Peter Spaar on bass and myself on drums. We’ll be playing some of the greatest hard bob tunes ever written by the great Horace Sliver!