Saturday, October 12, 5:30pm EDGE Happy Hour
Tempe Center for the Arts
Driftwood Quintet: Based out of Phoenix, Arizona; the Driftwood Quintet is a chamber group that is dedicated to crossing genres and bending boundaries in classical music. Through the work of Driftwood’s arrangers, a performance can feature everything from orchestral masterworks and piano pieces to the imaginative soundtracks from the greatest video game and film composers. As tireless collaborators, Driftwood also seeks to create memorable experiences through collaborations with artists from a variety of disciplines, ranging from jazz musicians and singer/song-writers to dancers and visual artists.
OME Presents… is a concert series of fearless new music curated by BLACK AIR.
The Composers/Improvisors Big Band (CIBB) is a PVCC ensemble lead by Dr. Keith Kelly. This ensemble performs works written exclusively by ensemble members for the CIBB. Focuses include an wide range of musical improvisation, exploring contemporary compositional techniques, graphic scores, and non-traditional arranging, and jazz.
EDGE Happy Hour is Tempe’s hottest gathering spot, featuring FREE live music, great food and cocktails in a laid-back atmosphere on the EDGE of Tempe Town Lake.