Apr 24, 2010 - 8:00 PM

Ibeam Music Studios
Brooklyn, NY, USA

8pm: Steve Swell Trio
Steve Swell - Trombone
Andrew Drury - Drums
Ken Filiano - Bass

10 pm: Brian Drye Presents: Bizingas
Brian Drye - Trombone / Piano
Kirk Knuffke - Trumpet
Ches Smith - Drums
Jonathan Goldberger - Guitar

Steve Swell Trio
Steve Swell has played with Lionel Hampton, Buddy Rich, Anthony Braxton, Cecil Taylor, Bill Dixon, William Parker, Roswell Rudd, Paul Flaherty, Alan Silva, Jemeel Moondoc, Hamid Drake, Joe McPhee, Matthew Shipp, Tim Berne, Joey Baron and many others. Steve was nominated for Trombonist of the Year, 2008 by the Jazz Journalists Association, was selected Tromobonist of theYear two years in a row, 2008 & 2009 by El Intruso the Argintinean Jazz periodical and received a fellowship award from the Jubilation Foundation of the Tides Foundation for his work with NYC youngsters. www.steveswell.com

Brian Drye Presents: Bizingas
Trombonist and pianist Brian Drye has played with John Hollenbeck, Frank London, Slavic Soul Party and Stew and the Negro Problem. Armed with a new CD, Bizingas presents a new batch of bold compositions that are definitive in content and open in structure. www.briandrye.com

The month of April is now officially (in the least official way possible) Trombone month in Brooklyn, and to celebrate, NYSWU is teaming up with Ibeam Music Studios to present their second annual Trombone Festival throughout the month.

Guests and students welcome with $10 suggested donation to cover production and visiting artist fees.

For information, please email info@ibeambrooklyn.com