PREMIERE 3/28 & 3/29 – BUSHWICK BOOK CLUB SEATTLE + SEATTLE JAZZ COMPOSERS ENSEMBLE + CHORUS
Thursday, March 28 – 8pm
Friday, March 29 – 8pm
1119 8th Ave
The Bushwick Book Club Seattle has teamed up with the Seattle Jazz Composers Ensemble and Eric Lane Barnes (with members from Seattle Men’s & Women’s Choir), to present original music inspired by The Old Testament. 10 Songwriters have written 10 new songs based on 10 stories form the Bible’s Old Testament. SJCE took these songs and arranged them for a 7-piece band and chamber choir. Thursday & Friday, all this comes together to bring you an evening of song, comedy, and theater, re-imagining stories from one of the oldest, influential, and controversial books we know.
Eric Lane Barnes / Lisa Koch / Tamara Power Drutis / Bucket of Honey / Wes Weddell / Beth Fleenor (aka: Crystal Beth) / Spekulation / Tai Shan / Amanda Sue Winterhalter / Vince Martinez
With arrangements by: Wayne Horvitz, Michael Owcharuk, Nate Omdal, David Marriott and more…
Hosts: MJ Seiber, Evan Mosher and Terri Weagant