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Tomeka Reid Quartet @ Cuyahoga Valley National Park Concert Series
February 17 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
This concert is co-sponsored by Tri-C Jazzfest and the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park.
Chicago based cellist, composer, and educator, Tomeka Reid has been described as “a remarkably versatile player,” (Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune). Equally adept in classical and jazz contexts, Ms. Reid predominantly finds herself in experimental and improvisatory settings and composes for a wide range of instrumentation, from big band to chamber ensemble. Ms. Reid’s music combines her love for groove along with freer concepts.
Ms. Reid is an integral part of Dee Alexander’s Evolution Ensemble, Nicole Mitchell’s Black Earth Ensemble/Strings, Mike Reed’s Loose Assembly, the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM) Great Black Music Ensemble, and co-leads the internationally recognized string trio, Hear in Now with performances in Poznan, Poland; Paris, France; Rome, Venice, Milan, Italy; Soazza, Switzerland; and in the US: Chicago, New York, and Vermont. In addition to the aforementioned ensembles, Ms. Reid performs with many of today’s forward-thinking musicians in the world of jazz and creative music, including Anthony Braxton, George Lewis, Roscoe Mitchell, Jeb Bishop, Myra Melford, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Denis Fournier, Edward Wilkerson and Harrison Bankhead.
Personnel in the Tomeka Reid Quartet:
Tomeka Reid, cello
Jason Roebke, bass
Mary Halvorson, guitar
Tomas Fujiwara, drums
Doors open at 7:00 p.m. Concert begins at 8:00 p.m.
For more information on the Tri-C JazzFest, visit: www.tri-cjazzfest.com
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
All ages are welcome, but we do serve alcohol and require that anyone purchasing alcoholic drinks carry a valid form of legal identification (driver’s license, state-issued ID card, etc.).
What can I bring into the event?
We ask that patrons do not bring food or beverages to this event.
What’s the refund policy?
No refunds on ticket sales.
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We accept tickets in the following forms: printed, digital, or confirmation emails. Please make sure to have one of the prior mentioned for ease of entrance.
Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?
Ticket purchases are transferable.
Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn’t match the person who attends?
This is acceptable as long as the individual attending has a printed ticket, digital ticket, or confirmation email for proof of purchase.