Art Lande “Dream Band”
Art Lande “Dream Band”
Art Lande – Piano
Tina Raymond – Drums
Johannes Weidenmueller – Bass
Shane Endsley – Trumpet
Dreamt up by internationally acclaimed pianist Art Lande, this never-before-heard topflight ensemble will start fires and floods to birth a musical reality grander than dreams can imagine. A probable one-time-only collaboration that is not to be slept on!
Grammy-nominated Art Lande is an internationally known pianist, composer, improviser, drummer and educator who has performed with a long list of the “Who’s Who” in jazz, including Joe Henderson, Woody Shaw, Bobby Hutcherson, Steve Swallow, Charlie Haden, Kenny Wheeler, Sheila Jordan, Mark Isham, Paul McCandless, Jan Garbarek, and many others.
Bassist Johannes Weidenmueller has been a first call performer with a long list of jazz greats since settling in New York City 20 years ago. His warm full sound, mastery of time, flexibility and openness have made him one of the most sought-after bassists in a wide variety of musical settings. He has been a member of the Hank Jones Trio, Ray Barretto’s New World Spirit, the Carl Allen/Vincent Herring Quintet, the John Abercrombie Quartet, the Joe Lovano Trio, and the Kenny Werner Trio. Other associations include Brad Mehldau, George Benson, John Scofield, Dewey Redman, Randy Brecker, Kenny Wheeler, Toots Thielemans, Wynton Marsalis, Joshua Redman, Gary Bartz, Jonny Coles, Clifford Jordan, Joe Chambers, and many others.
Tina Raymond is a drummer based in Los Angeles, CA. A unique voice in the Los Angeles contemporary improvised music scene, Raymond blends traditional jazz vocabulary with African polyrhythms and classical percussion technique. She performs, adjudicates, and presents workshops worldwide and has shared the stage with many jazz luminaries including Bobby Bradford, David Binney, Rova Saxophone Quartet, Jeff Parker, Art Lande, and Vinny Golia.
Trumpeter Shane Endsley is truly one of the most daring, lyrical, and communicative improvisors on the planet. His peers regard him as a trumpeter of great technique, taste, and compositional ability, and his pure and dark sound have made him a highly sought-after musician for projects in a variety of musical styles. In addition to his incredible group Kneebody, Endsley has recorded and toured with Steve Coleman, Ravi Coltrane, and David Murray. Other projects have included tours with Ani DeFranco and Jason Mraz as well as a legendary sit-in performance with Pearl Jam.