Summer Concert with Atwood-Ferguson + Musical Guests
Grand Performances – LA, CA
Friday – 7/23/10

above: Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, Bilal & Aloe Blacc

via URB / Evil Monito:

On July 23, 2010, multi-intrumentalist/arranger/composer, Miguel Atwood-Ferguson brings his 15 piece ensemble featuring ground-breaking artists Bilal, Flying Lotus, Chris “Daddy” Dave, and Stephen “Thundercat” Bruner, Aloe Blacc and many others to the the Grand Performances concert series at California Plaza in Downtown LA, 350 South Grand Ave.

The ensemble will be doing 2 sets starting at 8pm featuring new Atwood-Ferguson arrangements written for this historic concert.

On the program will be original material from Miguel, Bilal and Flying Lotus and the incredible music of J Dilla, Bilal, Flying Lotus, Thundercat, Michael Jackson, GangStarr, Donny Hathaway, Leon Ware, Herbie Hancock, and Freddie Hubbard among others. Do not miss this incredibly special, FREE and once in a lifetime event!

Here’s a link of some of the tunes that Miguel we will be re-arranging.

Friday July 23, 2010 | 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm | All Ages | FREE!

LOCATION:
Grand Performances
350 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90013
(213) 687-2190

The Miguel Atwood-Ferguson Ensemble:
Miguel Atwood-Ferguson (violin, writer/arranger, musical direction)
Bilal (vocals)
Flying Lotus (laptop, effects)
Chris ‘Daddy’ Dave (drums)
Stephen ‘Thundercat’ Bruner (bass)
Aloe Blacc (vocals)
Co$ (vocal)
Evan Francis (flute)
Dontae Winslow (trumpet)
Joey Dosik (alto sax)
Kamasi Washington (tenor sax)
Garrett Smith (trombone)
Sheila Govindarajan (vocals)
Rebekah Raff (harp)
Marcel Camargo (guitar)
Brandon Coleman (keyboards)
Nikki Campbell (percussion)