1999 PERFORMANCE ARCHIVE
SITE INDEX
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JANUARY 1999

1/8/99
ROBERT FALASH / JEREMY RUTHRAUFF / MICHAEL ZERANG
The Nervous Center
Chicago, IL
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1/21/99
JOHN CORBETT / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG
TheNervous Center
Chicago, IL
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1/27/99
IN ZENITH - FRED LONBERG-HOLM / JEB BISHOP / MICHAEL ZERANG
The Empty Bottle
Chicago, IL
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1/30/99
LOCAL INFINITIES - VIOLA SOLO COMPOSED FOR THEATER BY MICHAEL ZERANG. PERFORMED BY SHELLEY WEISS
Museum of Contemporary Art
Chicago, IL
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FEBRUARY 1999

2/5/99
JIM BAKER / FRED LONBERG-HOLM / MICHAEL ZRANG
Lounge Ax
Chicago, IL
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2/6/99
JUMPER CABLES - JIM BAKER / KEVIN DRUMM / DON MECKLEY / MICHAEL ZERANG
Nervous Center
Chicago, IL
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2/7/99
BRYN MAGNUS - CREATURE WINDS - Choral score by Michael Zerang
Link's Hall Studio
Chicago, IL
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2/10/99
SOLOS + QUARTETS W/ STEVE BUTTERS / CARRIE BIOLO / STEVE HUNT / MICHAEL ZERANG
The Empty Bottle
Chicago, IL
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2/22/99
FRED LONBERG-HOLM LIGHTBOX ORCHESTRA
Roby's
Chicago, IL
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2/26/99
FRED LONBERG-HOLM / JEB BISHOP / TODD MARGASAK / MICHAEL ZERANG
Nervous Center
Chicago, IL
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MARCH 1999

3/1/99
HARRISON BANKHEAD/JEFFERY PARKER/FRED LONBERG-HOLM/MICHAEL ZERANG
The Note
Chicago, IL
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3/5/99
SCOTT FIELDS TRIO W/ JASON ROEBKE & MICHAEL ZERANG
Nervous Center
Chicago, IL
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3/6/99
SCOTT FIELDS TRIO W/ JASON ROEBKE & MICHAEL ZERANG
Venue TBA
Bloomington, IN
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3/13/99
JUMPER CABLES: JIM BAKER / KEVIN DRUMM / DON MECKLEY / MICHAEL ZERANG
Nervous Center
Chicago, IL
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3/19/99
THEATER DANK W/ MICHAEL COLLIGAN / JIM BAKER / MICHAEL ZERANG
Link's Hall Studio
Chicago, IL
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3/20/99
THEATER DANK W/ MICHAEL COLLIGAN / JIM BAKER / MICHAEL ZERANG
Link's Hall Studio
Chicago, IL
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APRIL 1999

4/2/99
THEATER DANK (Puppet Theater) with JIM BAKER/MICHAEL COLLIGAN/MICHAEL ZERANG
Link's Hall Studio
Chicago, IL
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4/3/99
JUMPER CABLES: JIM BAKER / KEVIN DRUMM / DON MECKLEY / MICHAEL ZERANG
Nervous Center
Chicago, IL
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4/20/99
DON MALONE AND GUESTS
Nervous Center
Chicago, IL
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4/26/99
FRED LONBERG-HOLM LIGHTBOX ORCHESTRA
Roby's
Chicago, IL
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4/29/99
BHOB RAINEY SOLO + DUO W/ MICHAEL ZERANG
Nervous Center
Chicago, IL
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MAY 1999

5/1/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO - U.S. TOUR
Grace Chosey Gallery
Madison, WI
1825 Monroe St.
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5/2/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO - U.S. TOUR
Woodland Patterns
Milwaukee, WI
720 E. Locust
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5/3/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO - U.S. TOUR
Schuler Books / Music
Grand Rapids, MI
2660 28th St. SE
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5/4/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO - U.S. TOUR
Kerrytown Concert House
Ann Arbor, MI
415 N. Fourth St.
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5/5/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO - U.S. TOUR
Public Health Auditorium,
University of Pittsburgh
Fifth & DeSoto Sts.
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5/6/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO - U.S. TOUR
The Loft
Albany NY
40 Broadway
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5/7/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO - U.S. TOUR
Zeitgeist Gallery
Cambridge MA
312 Broadway
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5/8/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO - U.S. TOUR
Roulette
New York, NY
228 West Broadway
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5/9/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO - U.S. TOUR
The Red Room at Normal Books and Records
Baltimore, MD
425 E. 31st St.
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5/11/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO - U.S. TOUR
The Wherehouse
Winston-Salem, NC
211 East Third St.
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5/12/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO - U.S. TOUR
Arts Watch
Louisville KY
2337 Frankfort St.
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5/13/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO - U.S. TOUR
John Waldron Arts Center
Bloomington, IN
112 S. Walnut
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5/15/99
JUMPER CABLES: JIM BAKER / KEVIN DRUMM / DON MECKLEY / MICHAEL ZERANG
Empty Bottle Festival
Chicago, IL
1035 N. Western
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5/16/99
JAAP BLONK / MATS GUSTAFSSON / MICHAEL ZERANG TRIO
Empty Bottle Festival
Chicago, IL
1035 N. Western
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5/16/99
PETER BRŠTZMANN TENTET
Empty Bottle Festival
Chicago, IL
1035 N. Western
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5/19/99
FRED LONBERG-HOLM / JAAP BLONK / MICHAEL ZERANG
CD RELEASE CONCERT for "FIRST MEETINGS" on the BUZZ label.
HotHouse
Chicago
31E. Balbo
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5/23/99
PETER BRŠTZMANN TENTET
Musique Actuelle Festival
Victoriaville, Canada
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JUNE 1999

6/3/99
SEBI TRAMANTANO / FRED LONBERG-HOLM / MICHAEL ZERANG
Nervous Center 9:30 PM
Chicago
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6/5/99
JIM BAKER / MICHAEL COLLIGAN / FRED LONBERG-HOLM / MICHAEL ZERANG with THEATER DANK (Puppet Theater)
Odum
Chicago
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6/7/99
HARRISON BANKHEAD / FRED LONBERG-HOLM / JEFFERY PARKER / MICHAEL ZERANG
Roby's
Chicago
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6/10/99
LAURIE MOSES / JASON ROEBKE / MICHAEL ZERANG
Nervous Center 9:30 PM
Chicago
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6/11/99
PAUL LOVENS / JIM BAKER / MICHAEL ZERANG
Renaissance Society 8:00 PM
University of Chicago / Bergman Gallery - Cobb Hall Rm 418
5811 S. Ellis Ave.
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6/17/99
TATSU AOKI / MICHAEL ZERANG
Nervous Center 9:30 PM
Chicago
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6/18/99
HAMID DRAKE / MICHAEL ZERANG SUMMER SOLSTICE
Museum of Contemporary Art (Sunset - 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Chicago
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6/19/99
HAMID DRAKE / MICHAEL ZERANG SUMMER SOLSTICE
Museum of Contemporary Art (Sunrise - 5:00 am - 6:00 am)
Chicago
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6/21/99
STEVE HUNT / JEFF PARKER / WEASEL WALTERS / MICHAEL ZERANG
Roby's
Chicago
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6/24/99
HAL RAMMEL / BHOB RAINEY / MICHAEL ZERANG
Nervous Center 9:30 PM
Chicago
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6/25/99
KEVIN DRUMM / FRED LONBERG-HOLM / MICHAEL ZERANG (with films)
Chicago Cultual Center
Chicago
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6/27/99
LAURIE MOSES / MICHAEL ZERANG /JASON ROEBKE
Hothouse
Chicago
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6/30/99
FRED LONBERG-HOLM LIGHTBOX ORCHESTRA
Guild Complex
Chicago
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JULY 1999

7/11/99
CAROL GENETTI (voice) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Nervous Center 8pm
4612 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago
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7/12/99
MICHAEL COLLIGAN (reeds, dry ice) / KEVIN DRUMM (electronics) / TODD MARGASEK (cornet) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Myopic books 7:30pm
Chicago
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7/14/99
HAMID DRAKE (percussion) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion) with special guest FRED ANDERSON (tenor saxophone)
Empty Bottle 9:30pm
1035 N. Western Ave. Chicago
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7/16/99
FRED LONBERG-HOLM ('cello) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Nervous Center 10pm
4612 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago
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7/28/99
HARRISON BANKHEAD (bass) / FRED LONBERG-HOLM ('cello)/ JEFFERY PARKER (guitar) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Empty Bottle 9:30pm
1035 N. Western Ave.
Chicago
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7/ 30/99
REFLEXIONS NIGHT - Join local artists of many mediums, including dancers, poets, and musicians, for an evening of stimulating improvisation, performance and discussion. This kick-off event for the Reflexions Series features Chicago percussionist MICHAEL ZERANG. 7-9 p.m. Hosted by Windfall Dancers, Inc. http://www.bloomington.in.us/~windfall
Harmony School
909 E. Second St.(near Woodlawn Ave.)
Bloomington, IN.
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AUGUST 1999

8/13/99
CAROL GENETTI (voice) / BOB MARSH (voice) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Nervous Center
4612 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago
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8/28/99
HAMID DRAKE (percussion) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
JAZZ a MULHOUSE
Festival de Jazz & de Musiques Nouvelles 1999-22:00h
Mulhouse, France
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8/31/99
MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion) INTERVIEW AND PERFORMANCE
WNUR FM
91.5 FM
internet via: WWW.WNUR.ORG
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8/31/99
FRED LONBERG-HOLM LIGHTBOX ORCHESTRA
Hothouse
31 E. Balbo
Chicago
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SEPTEMBER 1999

9/3/99
JULIE POMERLEAU (viola) / JEREMY RUTHRAUFF (saxophone) / MICHAEL ZERANG (tubaphone, bagpipes). Also Flying Luttenbachers CD release concert and Fred Lonberg-Holm Group.
Fireside Bowl
2646 W. Fullerton Ave.
Chicago
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9/4/99
PETER VAN BERGEN (reeds)/ KEN VANDERMARK (reeds) / KENT KESSLER (bass) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Baraka Loft
2417 N. Western Ave.
Chicago
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9/9/99
MICHAEL ZERANG SPECIAL NONET featuring JIM BAKER (keyboards) / JEB BISHOP (trombone) / GUILLERMO GREGORIO (reeds) / KENT KESSLER (bass) / FRED LONBERG-HOLM (cello) / CARRIE BIOLO (vibraphone) / JULIE POMERLEAU (viola) / KEN VANDERMARK (reeds) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Empty Bottle
1035 N. Western Ave.
Chicago
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9/12/99
JEREMY RUTHRAUFF (reeds) / KURT JOHNSON (bass) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Nervous Center
4612 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago
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9/17/99
FRED LONBERG-HOLM ('cello) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion) LIVE BROADCAST - WNUR 91.5 FM
11:00 AM - Museum of Broadcast Sciences at the Chicago Cultural Center (internet: www.wnur.org)
78 E. Washington
Chicago
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9/24/99
CHICAGO WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL featuring HAMID DRAKE / MICHAEL ZERANG percussion duo
Hothouse
31 E. Balbo. 312-362-9707
Chicago
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9/24/99 - 9/26/99
HIGH ZERO FESTIVAL (performing in collaboration with several national and regional artists.)
Red Room, 14 Karat Cabaret + other locations
Baltimore MD
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9/29/99
THAT NOTHING IS KNOWN QUARTET featuring JACK WRIGHT (reeds) / JOHN BERNDT (invented instruments) / BOB MARSH (cello, voice) MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Empty Bottle
1035 N. Western Ave.
Chicago
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9/30/99
THAT NOTHING IS KNOWN QUARTET featuring JACK WRIGHT (reeds) / JOHN BERNDT (invented instruments) / BOB MARSH (cello, voice) MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
8 pm at Forum Art Gallery, 3540 Washington Blvd.
St Louis, MO
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OCTOBER 1999

10/1/99
THAT NOTHING IS KNOWN QUARTET featuring JACK WRIGHT (reeds) / JOHN BERNDT (invented instruments) / BOB MARSH (cello, voice) MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
8 pm at Waldron Art Center, 4th & Walnut
Bloomington, IN.
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10/2/99
THAT NOTHING IS KNOWN QUARTET featuring JACK WRIGHT (reeds) / JOHN BERNDT (invented instruments) / BOB MARSH (cello, voice) MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Southgate House, Cincinnati
Cincinatti, OH
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10/7/99
* 20,000,000 Volts (Weasel Walter, Bobby Conn, Michael Zerang)
* Ex-Girl
* DragKing
Lounge Ax
Chicago, Il.
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10/22/99
BOBBY CONN
Lounge Ax
Chicago, Il.
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10/29/99
CREATURE WIND by BRYN MAGNUS with choral arrangement by MICHAEL ZERANG
Lunar Cabaret
2827 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago
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10/30/99
CREATURE WIND by BRYN MAGNUS with choral arrangement by MICHAEL ZERANG
Lunar Cabaret
2827 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago
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NOVEMBER 1999

11/1/99
CREATURE WIND by BRYN MAGNUS with choral arrangement by MICHAEL ZERANG
Lunar Cabaret
2827 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago
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11/2/99
PETER BRšTZMANN TENTET
The Village
VasterŚs, Sweden
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11/5/99
CREATURE WIND by BRYN MAGNUS with choral arrangement by MICHAEL ZERANG
Lunar Cabaret
2827 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago
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11/5/99
PETER BRšTZMANN TENTET
Berlin Jazz Festival
Berlin, Germany
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11/6/99
CREATURE WIND by BRYN MAGNUS with choral arrangement by MICHAEL ZERANG
Lunar Cabaret
2827 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago
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11/8/99
CREATURE WIND by BRYN MAGNUS with choral arrangement by MICHAEL ZERANG
Lunar Cabaret
2827 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago
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11/9/99
HAMID DRAKE (percussion) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Oakton Community College
Chicago
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11/12/99
CREATURE WIND by BRYN MAGNUS with choral arrangement by MICHAEL ZERANG
Lunar Cabaret
2827 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago
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11/13/99
CREATURE WIND by BRYN MAGNUS with choral arrangement by MICHAEL ZERANG
Lunar Cabaret
2827 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago
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11/13/99
HAMID DRAKE (percussion) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
John Waldron Arts Center
Bloomington, IN
112 S. Walnut
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11/15/99
CREATURE WIND by BRYN MAGNUS with choral arrangement by MICHAEL ZERANG
Lunar Cabaret
2827 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago
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11/18/99
JIM BAKER (piano) / JOSH ABRAMS (bass) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Hothouse - 8 pm
31 E. Balbo
Chicago
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11/19/99
CREATURE WIND by BRYN MAGNUS with choral arrangement by MICHAEL ZERANG
Lunar Cabaret
2827 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago
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11/19/99
SANDRA BINION performance work "FIRST / LAST" w/ MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Gallery 2
847 W. Jackson
Chicago
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11/20/99
SANDRA BINION performance work "FIRST / LAST" w/ MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Gallery 2
847 W. Jackson
Chicago
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11/20/99
CREATURE WIND by BRYN MAGNUS with choral arrangement by MICHAEL ZERANG
Lunar Cabaret
2827 N. Lincoln Ave
Chicago
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