Friday, April 24, 2015|4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Afternoon Jam Session

hosted by The Ai Murakami Trio

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Ai Murakami

Drums

Jazz drummer Ai Murakami was born in Japan, and has been fascinated by rhythm ever since she played taiko (Japanese drums) at the age of four. When she ...

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Tardo Hammer

Piano

Born in Queens, New York in 1958, Tardo Hammer began playing piano at age 5, and after dabbling with clarinet and guitar, returned to piano at age 13. ...

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Tyler Mitchell

Bass

Chicago born Tyler MITCHELL studied the bass with Donald Raphael Garrett (Coltrane, Archie Shepp, Roland Kirk) and Malachi Favors (Art Ensemble of Chicago). He played with Von Freeman ...

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