Heritage/Evolution Marathon: PRISM Quartet with Melissa Aldana, Chris Potter, Rudresh Mahanthappa, and Terell Stafford
The intrepid PRISM Quartet (saxophones) celebrates the release of its new album, Heritage/Evolution, Volume 2 with a marathon concert at NYC’s DiMenna Center featuring sax giants Chris Potter and Rudresh Mahanthappa performing compositions from the album by Potter and PRISM’s own Matthew Levy. But that’s not all. PRISM also launches the third phase of its Heritage/Evolution project with new commissions from Blue Note recording artist/tenorist extraordinaire Melissa Aldana and jazz trumpet virtuoso Terell Stafford who join the Quartet as soloists on their own works. Plus music by Mahanthappa, Tim Ries, and Miguel Zenón. September 15, 7 – 9:45 PM at the DiMenna Center’s Cary Hall located at 450 W 37th St in New York City.