Jazz faculty member Charli Persip leads his big band Supersound, which includes alumni and students, in an eclectic performance at The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music Performance Space, 55 West 13th Street, 5th floor on Wednesday, March 10, at 8:00 p.m.
With a long drumming career for several big band and post-bop ensembles, Persip continues to showcase his unrelenting swing and dramatic accenting strokes that signify his style. Persip is the author of How Not to Play the Drums.
Supersound includes New School Jazz faculty member Charli Persip, drums; Saadi Zadin, bass; James Gordon Williams, piano; Rick Henly, Nabate Isles, alum Sharif Kales, Jean Caze, trumpets; Eric Hoffman, Kevin Cerovich, James Zeller, trombones; alum Marc Guilford, tuba; Camille Thurman and Mike Bomwell, tenor saxophone and flute; Ian Young and Mike McGarril, alto saxophone and flute; Erwin Snow, baritone saxophone; and alum Chelsea Crowe and Eric Hoffman, vocals.
Admission is $10; free to all students and New School faculty, staff, alumni with ID, and seniors with ID. For tickets call The New School Box Office at 212.229.5488 or email email@example.com.