A World of Piano: Marilyn Crispell, Saturday, November 19, 7:30pm, Northampton Arts Trust

Marilyn Crispell

Marilyn Crispell, piano, Saturday, November 19, 7:30pm, Northampton Arts Trust, 33 Hawley St., Northampton, MA. Single Tickets $15-$35 sliding scale available here.. Presented in collaboration with the Northampton Center for the Arts.

Marilyn Crispell is a graduate of the New England Conservatory of Music and has been a resident of Woodstock, New York since 1977 when she came to study and teach at the Creative Music Studio. For ten years she was a member of the Anthony Braxton Quartet and the Reggie Workman Ensemble and has been a member of the Barry Guy New Orchestra and the Henry Grimes Trio. She tours and records with Joe Lovano’s Trio Tapestry and with Harvey Sorgen and Joe Fonda, as well as collaborating with Angelica Sanchez, Tanya Kalmanovitch, Tyshawn Sorey, David Rothenberg and others. She has performed and recorded music by contemporary composers Robert Cogan, John Cage, Pauline Oliveros, and Anthony Davis (including four performances of his opera “X” with the New York City Opera), and has collaborated with videographers, filmmakers, dancers and poets. In 1996 she was given an Outstanding Alumni Award by the New England Conservatory, and in 2004, was cited as being one of their 100 most outstanding alumni of the past 100 years.