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Steve Lehman 2018-2019 Newsletter

NEW RECORDING: STEVE LEHMAN TRIO W/CRAIG TABORN
The Steve Lehman Trio, featuring DamiĆ³n Reid (drum set) and Matt Brewer (bass) will record their second studio album for Pi Recordings in May 2019, with special guest Craig Taborn (piano).

NEW COMMISSIONS: UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO / L'ORCHESTRE NATIONAL DE JAZZ / TIM ALBRIGHT
Steve will present a series of world premieres throughout the 2018-2019 season, commissioned by University of Chicago and the Chicago Center for Contemporary Composition (June 2019); Trombone virtuoso Tim Albright (Fall 2019), and L'Orchestre National de Jazz (Fall 2020).

VIJAY IYER SEXTET
Steve will continue to perform around the world as a member of Vijay Iyer's award-winning sextet. Tour dates include stops in Berlin, Denver, Frankfurt, Gdansk, Los Angeles, New York City, and beyond.

IRCAM RESEARCH PROJECT
Continuing his long-running association with IRCAM in Paris as both research fellow and performer, Steve Lehman will present a new interactive work focused on spectral analysis and tempo/rhythm-based improvisation, in collaboration with Jerome Nika, at the next ImproTech conference in 2019.

BANFF WORKSHOP IN JAZZ & CREATIVE MUSIC
Steve will be a faculty member at the Banff Workshop in Creative Music alongside Tyshawn Sorey, Vijay Iyer, and many others. Stay tuned!