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Original music of Donovan Mixon Donovan Mixon - Guitar Tony Barba - Saxophone/Flute Mark Moultrup - Piano Cory Biggerstaff - Bass TBA - Drums
Concert of original music by Donovan Mixon Donovan Mixon - Guitar Mark Moultrup - Piano Tony Barba - Sax Cory Biggerstaff - Bass TBA - Drums
Pro-Jam Session. I'm playing in the rhythm section.
Come and have a nice warm cup and relax with some good jazz guitar
The 'LOOK' Speakers Series - 2pm - 5pm 3831 S. Michigan Ave Chicago Il USA 773-373-1026 Price: $10.00 Guitarist Donovan Mixon shares his personal stories of an American jazz musician and educator’s travels and musical work in Turkey, Italy and other parts of Europe. Listen as he with his group play sessions reflecting these travels. Musicians are invited to join in as the evening ends with an open jam session with other members of the Chicago music community. Donovan Mixon - Guitars James Sanders - Violin Phillipe Vieux - Reeds Cory Biggerstaff - Bass Aras Biskis - Drums/Percussion
Sounds Like: Earl Klugh, John McLaughlin, Dave Holland, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Wayne Shorter
Label: CD Baby.com
Donovan Mixon’s career as a jazz composer began during his years on the faculty at Berklee College of Music in Boston, where he made the acquaintance of composer/conductor Earl Stewart. After studying Mr. Mixon’s score Culmination, a composition for chamber orchestra and jazz rhythm se...See Full Bio
““Despite the obvious Middle-Eastern influences, this album is not what I would call your usual "world music," but rather combines Western jazz and classical music with Eastern melodic touches... Mixon's sliding rapid picking is reminiscent of fellow Chicago world music traveler Fareed Haque...Culmination is a highly engaging release from a guitarist/ composer with a distinct style who I hope to hear much more from in the future.””