Lunar Octet

Convergence

Sunday March 15 @ 7:00 PM

"Expect anything from big band swing to moody ballads - along with some of the hottest percussion this side of the Amazon." ~The Ann Arbor News

With tight arrangements and sizzling solos, the award-winning Lunar Octet plays highly original and eclectic music drawing on the rhythms of Brazil, Africa, the Caribbean, American Jazz and more with rich harmonies and catchy melodies that forge a vital new sound enriched by these traditions.
 
Steve Hiltner • alto sax, Bb clarinet
Brandon Cooper • trumpet, flugelhorn
Paul Vornhagen • tenor and soprano sax, alto clarinet
Sam Clark • guitar
Keaton Royer • piano
Jeff Dalton • bass
Jon Krosnick • drums
Aron Kaufman • congas/bongo
Olman Piedra • latin percussion, timbales