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World Premiere: Jazz Residency Artist Korey Riker

Jun 10, 2016
8:00 PM

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After months of development, our Jazz Residency artists present their World Premiere works. Audiences will have a chance to witness the result of hard work, thinking outside the box, and collaborative creativity in an intimate setting. Be the first to experience world premiere work by our 2016 artists in residence!

Project: A collection of Jazz songs inspired by music from the Drum & Bass genre of EDM. 

Project Description: 'I am writing a collection of songs inspired by some of my favorite compositions from the Drum & Bass genre of EDM. This music is fun to draw from because it harmonically and rhythmically does not follow traditional jazz trends. As a result, the "solo sections" inspire a different approach to improvisation. The project is titled "Trainspotter" and the definition from the Urban Dictionary is 'A person who hovers around a DJ's turntables and attempts to identify their tracks by label, artist and/or song title.'

> Watch a video on YouTube!

SEI Innovation Studio

Inside the Kimmel Center

2 levels below ground floor

300 S Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19102

Run Time: 2 Hours (No Intermission)



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