Borah Bergman in concert with Mat Maneri
- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
On Wednesday, October 4th at 10 p.m., pianist Borah Bergman and violinist Mat
Maneri will perform at TONIC which is located at 107 Norfolk St., New York
City, telephone: 212-358-7503. Tickets are $10. Convenient public
transportation is available via the F train to Delancy Street; J, M, Z trains
to Essex Street.
Bergman is a New York City legend whose spinning vortex of sound, excitement
and restless energy annihilates any distinction between left and right hand
"Bergman has the hands of an eccentric genius." - Downbeat
His signature invention is the phenomena of his left hand. On some of the
edge labels in the world - Black Saint/Soul Note, Knitting Factory Records,
Konnex - he
has released over 20 recordings in the last 10 years and has appeared on many
recordings as a sideman.
"Phenomenal" - The NY Times
Bergman has performed and recorded with Evan Parker, Andrew Cyrille, Thomas
Chapin, Roscoe Mitchell, Hamid Drake, Peter Brotzman, Anthony Braxton, Oliver
Lake, Joe McPhee, Rashied Ali and others.
Mat Maneri is an important new voice on violin. He has recorded and
performed with Joe Maneri, Joe Morris, Cecil Taylor, Matthew Shipp, Bruce
William Parker, Roy Campbell, Pandelis Karayorgis and others.
Also performing that evening is the Soldier Quartet at 8pm.
Borah Bergman - piano Mat Maneri - violin
Wednesday, October 4 One show at 10pm
107 Norfolk St. (between Delancy and Rivington)
F train to Delancy St.
J, M, Z to Essex St.