Friday, April 10, 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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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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Ben Paterson

Piano

Originally from Philadelphia, Ben spent his younger years studying both classical and jazz music before moving to the great city of Chicago. There he spent years performing and ...

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