2000 PERFORMANCE ARCHIVE
SITE INDEX
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JANUARY 2000

1/22/00
KEVIN DRUMM(electronics) / BHOB RAINEY (reeds) / JIM BAKER (electronics) / MICHAEL ZERANG
The Nervous Center
Chicago, IL
4612 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago
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1/27/00
FRED LONBERG-HOLM LIGHTBOX ORCHESTRA
Chicago Cultual Center
8:00 pm Chicago
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1/28/00
AXEL DÍERNER (trumpet) / JIM BAKER (electronics) / KEN VANDERMARK (reeds) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Columbia Collage
8:00 pm Chicago
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FEBRUARY 2000

2/5/00
AXEL DÍRNER (trumpet) / JEFF PARKER (guitar) / WEASEL WALTERS (drums)/ MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Odum
2116 W. Chicago Ave.
10:30 pm
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2/8/00
ROBERT DICK (flute) with MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion) and others
HotHouse, Chicago
31 E. Balbo
8:00 pm
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2/10/00
JIM BAKER (piano) / JOSH ABRAMS (bass) MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Lula's Cafe, Chicago
8:00 pm
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2/13/00
SAADET TURKOZ (voice) / HAMID DRAKE (percussion) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
HotHouse, Chicago
31 E. Balbo
6:00 pm
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2/22/00
AXEL DÍRNER (trumpet) / KEVIN DRUMM (electronics) / FRED LONBERG-HOLM (cello) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
The Nervous Center
Chicago, IL
4612 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago
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MARCH 2000

3/11/00
FRED ANDERSON / TATSU AOKI / HAMID DRAKE/ MICHAEL ZERANG
Velvet Lounge
2120 1/2 S. Indiana
Chicago, Il
10:00pm
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3/18/00
HELEN MIRRA AND GUESTS
ODUM
2116 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, Il
10:00pm
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APRIL 2000

4/2/00
"COME SUNDAY" SEBI TRAMONTANO AND CHICAGO GUESTS
Einstein Kulturzentrum
Einsteinstr. 42
Munich, Germany
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MAY 2000

5/3/00
TONY BEVEN (reeds) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Empty Bottle
1035 N.Western Ave.
Chicago, Il
9:30 pm
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5/10/00
EMPTY BOTTLE JAZZ AND IMPROVISED MUSIC FESTIVAL including COR FUHLER/ MICHAEL ZERANG duet
Empty Bottle
1035 N.Western Ave.
Chicago, Il
9:00 pm
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5/17/00- 6/11/00
"HUNCHBACK" a new mask and puppet play by REDMOON THEATER with original compositions and soundscapes by MICHAEL ZERANG
STEPPENWOLF STUDIO THEATER
1650 N. HALSTED ST.
Chicago, Il
Wed - Fri: 7:30 pm
Sat: 3:00 pm & 7:30 pm
Sun: 3:00pm
(312) 335-1650 for tickets
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5/18/00
"AMMA" an evening length dance work by HEDWIG DANCE COMPANY, choreographed by JAN BARTOZEK and HEMA RAGAGOPALAN, with original music by MICHAEL ZERANG
Ruth Page Theater
1016 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago, Il
7:30 pm
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5/19/00
"AMMA" an evening length dance work by HEDWIG DANCE COMPANY, choreographed by JAN BARTOZEK and HEMA RAGAGOPALAN, with original music by MICHAEL ZERANG
Ruth Page Theater
1016 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago, Il
8:00 pm
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5/20/00
"AMMA" an evening length dance work by HEDWIG DANCE COMPANY, choreographed by JAN BARTOZEK and HEMA RAGAGOPALAN, with original music by MICHAEL ZERANG
Ruth Page Theater
1016 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago, Il
8:00 pm
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5/21/00
"AMMA" an evening length dance work by HEDWIG DANCE COMPANY, choreographed by JAN BARTOZEK and HEMA RAGAGOPALAN, with original music by MICHAEL ZERANG
Ruth Page Theater
1016 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago, Il
3:00 pm
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5/23/00
SOUND 2000 - CHICAGO - PARTS AND SERVICE: JOHN CORBETT (guitar) / LOU MALLOZZI (electronics) / MICHAEL ZERANG ( percussion)
SCHOOL OF THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO
112 S. MICHIGAN AVE.
Chicago, Il
7:00 pm
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JUNE 2000

6/17/00
DOUBLE BILL - SONIC YOUTH / PETER BRÍTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET + 2 featuring BRÍTZMANN, MATS GUSTAFSSON, KEN VANDERMARK, MARS WILLIAMS (reeds) / JOE MC PHEE, ROY CAMPBELL, JEB BISHOP (brass) / WILLIAM PARKER, KENT KESSLER, FRED LONBERG-HOLM (strings) / HAMID DRAKE, MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
HAMMERSTEIN BALLROOM
NEW YORK, NY
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6/20/00
PETER BRÍTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET + 2 featuring BRÍ;TZMANN, MATS GUSTAFSSON, KEN VANDERMARK, MARS WILLIAMS (reeds) / JOE MC PHEE, ROY CAMPBELL, JEB BISHOP (brass) / WILLIAM PARKER, KENT KESSLER, FRED LONBERG-HOLM (strings) / HAMID DRAKE, MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
GREAT AMERICAN
SAN FRANCISCO, CA.
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6/21/00
PETER BRÍTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET + 2 featuring BRÍTZMANN, MATS GUSTAFSSON, KEN VANDERMARK, MARS WILLIAMS (reeds) / JOE MC PHEE, ROY CAMPBELL, JEB BISHOP (brass) / WILLIAM PARKER, KENT KESSLER, FRED LONBERG-HOLM (strings) / HAMID DRAKE, MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
MC GUIRE AUDIT
PORTLAND OR.
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6/23,24,25
PETER BRÍTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET + 2 featuring BRÍTZMANN, MATS GUSTAFSSON, KEN VANDERMARK, MARS WILLIAMS (reeds) / JOE MC PHEE, ROY CAMPBELL, JEB BISHOP (brass) / WILLIAM PARKER, KENT KESSLER, FRED LONBERG-HOLM (strings) / HAMID DRAKE, MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
VANCOUVER JAZZ
VANCOUVER
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6/28/00
PETER BRÍTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET + 2 featuring BRÍTZMANN, MATS GUSTAFSSON, KEN VANDERMARK, MARS WILLIAMS (reeds) / JOE MC PHEE, ROY CAMPBELL, JEB BISHOP (brass) / WILLIAM PARKER, KENT KESSLER, FRED LONBERG-HOLM (strings) / HAMID DRAKE, MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
VARIETY PLAYHOUSE
ATLANTA
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6/29/00
PETER BRÍTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET + 2 featuring BRÍTZMANN, MATS GUSTAFSSON, KEN VANDERMARK, MARS WILLIAMS (reeds) / JOE MC PHEE, ROY CAMPBELL, JEB BISHOP (brass) / WILLIAM PARKER, KENT KESSLER, FRED LONBERG-HOLM (strings) / HAMID DRAKE, MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
MIDDLE EAST
BOSTON
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6/30/00
PETER BRÍTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET + 2 featuring BRÍTZMANN, MATS GUSTAFSSON, KEN VANDERMARK, MARS WILLIAMS (reeds) / JOE MC PHEE, ROY CAMPBELL, JEB BISHOP (brass) / WILLIAM PARKER, KENT KESSLER, FRED LONBERG-HOLM (strings) / HAMID DRAKE, MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
TONIC
NEW YORK
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July 2000


7/1/00
PETER BRÍTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET + 2 featuring BRÍTZMANN, MATS GUSTAFSSON, KEN VANDERMARK, MARS WILLIAMS (reeds) / JOE MC PHEE, ROY CAMPBELL, JEB BISHOP (brass) / WILLIAM PARKER, KENT KESSLER, FRED LONBERG-HOLM (strings) / HAMID DRAKE, MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
TONIC
NEW YORK
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7/5/00
PETER BRÍTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET + 2 featuring BRÍTZMANN, MATS GUSTAFSSON, KEN VANDERMARK, MARS WILLIAMS (reeds) / JOE MC PHEE, ROY CAMPBELL, JEB BISHOP (brass) / WILLIAM PARKER, KENT KESSLER, FRED LONBERG-HOLM (strings) / HAMID DRAKE, MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
OLD TOWN SCHOOL OF FOLK MUSIC
CHICAGO
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7/20/00
JEFFERY PARKER (guitar) / KURT JOHNSON (elec. bass) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
HOTHOUSE
31 E. Balbo
Chicago
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AUGUST 2000

8/4/00
SCOTT FIELDS (guitar) / MICHAEL FORMANEK (bass) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
TORNADO ROOM
MADISON, WI,
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8/6/00
KEVIN DRUMM (electronics) / MICHAEL COLLIGAN (REEDS) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Empty Bottle
1035 n. Western
Chicago
10pm
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8/9/00
JAZZ em AGOSTO FundašŃo Calouste Gulbenkian CAM / ACARTE
HAMID DRAKE / MICHAEL ZERANG PERCUSSION DUO
LISBON, POTUGAL
6.30pm, Sala Polivalente
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8/10/00
JAZZ em AGOSTO FundašŃo Calouste Gulbenkian CAM / ACARTE
MICHAEL ZERANG PERCUSSION WORKSHOP
LISBON, POTUGAL
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sala Polivalente
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SEPTEMBER 2000

9/1/00
Pipeline Ensemble (Jim Baker (piano, electronics), Johann Berthling (bass), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Mats Gustafsson (reeds), Kent Kessler (bass), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Per-Ake Holmlander (tuba), Fredrik Ljungkyist (reeds), Joe Morris (guitar), Kjell Nordeson (drums, vibes, glockenspiel), Sten Sandell (piano, voice, electronics), David Stackenas (guitar), Raymond Strid (drums, percussion), Ken Vandermark (reeds), Michael Zerang (drums, percussion))
VELVET LOUNGE
2120 1/2 S. Indiana
CHICAGO, IL
10 PM
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9/5/00
Pipeline Ensemble (Jim Baker (piano, electronics), Johann Berthling (bass), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Mats Gustafsson (reeds), Kent Kessler (bass), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Per-Ake Holmlander (tuba), Fredrik Ljungkyist (reeds), Joe Morris (guitar), Kjell Nordeson (drums, vibes, glockenspiel), Sten Sandell (piano, voice, electronics), David Stackenas (guitar), Raymond Strid (drums, percussion), Ken Vandermark (reeds), Michael Zerang (drums, percussion))
CHICAGO CULTURAL CENTER
78 E. WASHINGTON
CHICAGO, IL
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9/6/00
Pipeline Ensemble (Jim Baker (piano, electronics), Johann Berthling (bass), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Mats Gustafsson (reeds), Kent Kessler (bass), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Per-Ake Holmlander (tuba), Fredrik Ljungkyist (reeds), Joe Morris (guitar), Kjell Nordeson (drums, vibes, glockenspiel), Sten Sandell (piano, voice, electronics), David Stackenas (guitar), Raymond Strid (drums, percussion), Ken Vandermark (reeds), Michael Zerang (drums, percussion))
EMPTY BOTTLE
1035 N. WESTERN AVE.
CHICAGO, IL
10 PM
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9/6/00
STEN SANDELL (keyboards, electronics) / FRED LONBERG-HOLM (cello) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
BRICK HOUSE
2649 W. WALTON
CHICAGO, IL
8 PM
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9/9/00
JEFFERY PARKER (guitar) / WEASEL WALTERS (drums) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Northwestern University (outside Annie May Swift Hall; also broadcast live on WNUR 89.3 FM's Airplay (also via RealAudio)
EVANSTON, IL.
4:00PM - 7:00PM
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9/12/00- 9/17/00
"HUNCHBACK" a new mask and puppet play by REDMOON THEATER with original compositions and soundscapes by MICHAEL ZERANG
JOSEPH PAPP PUBLIC THEATER
NEUMAN THEATER
HENSON INTERNATIONAL PUPPETRY FESTIVAL
NEW YORK, NY
9 PM
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9/13/00
MICHAEL ATTIAS (reeds) / EVEAN GALLAGHER (keyboards) / JOHN DIERKER (reeds) / KEN FILIANO (bass) / MICHAEL EVANS (theremin, perc) SEAN MEEHAN (percussion) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
The Den (below two boots pizza)
44 Ave. A
9:00 pm
NEW YORK, NY
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9/15/00
ROY CAMPBELL (trumpet) / WILLIAM PARKER (bass) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
TONIC
107 Norfolk Street (Between Delancey & Rivington)
212-358-7501 / http://www.tonic107.com
NEW YORK, NY
8 PM
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OCTOBER 2000

10/4/00
LOU MALLOZZI (electronics) / JOHN CORBETT (guitar) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
EMPTY BOTTLE
1035 N. WESTERN AVE.
CHICAGO, IL
10 PM
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10/8/00
FRED LONBERG-HOLM (cello)/ MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
NO EXIT
CHICAGO, IL
8 PM
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10/13/00
ROY CAMPBELL PYRAMID TRIO / ROY CAMPBELL (trumpet) / WILLIAM PARKER (bass) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
HOTHOUSE
31 E. Balbo
Chicago
8:00 PM
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10/18/00
Pipeline Ensemble (Jim Baker (piano, electronics), Johann Berthling (bass), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Mats Gustafsson (reeds), Kent Kessler (bass), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Per-Ake Holmlander (tuba), Fredrik Ljungkyist (reeds), Joe Morris (guitar), Kjell Nordeson (drums, vibes, glockenspiel), Sten Sandell (piano, voice, electronics), David Stackenas (guitar), Raymond Strid (drums, percussion), Ken Vandermark (reeds), Michael Zerang (drums, percussion))
FASCHING
STOCKHOLM
SWEDEN
9 PM
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10/19/00
Pipeline Ensemble (Jim Baker (piano, electronics), Johann Berthling (bass), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Mats Gustafsson (reeds), Kent Kessler (bass), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Per-Ake Holmlander (tuba), Fredrik Ljungkyist (reeds), Joe Morris (guitar), Kjell Nordeson (drums, vibes, glockenspiel), Sten Sandell (piano, voice, electronics), David Stackenas (guitar), Raymond Strid (drums, percussion), Ken Vandermark (reeds), Michael Zerang (drums, percussion))
FYLKINGEN
STOCKHOLM
SWEDEN
8 PM
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10/19/00
Pipeline Ensemble (Jim Baker (piano, electronics), Johann Berthling (bass), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Mats Gustafsson (reeds), Kent Kessler (bass), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Per-Ake Holmlander (tuba), Fredrik Ljungkyist (reeds), Joe Morris (guitar), Kjell Nordeson (drums, vibes, glockenspiel), Sten Sandell (piano, voice, electronics), David Stackenas (guitar), Raymond Strid (drums, percussion), Ken Vandermark (reeds), Michael Zerang (drums, percussion)
MALMO
SWEDEN
9 PM
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10/20/00
Pipeline Ensemble (Jim Baker (piano, electronics), Johann Berthling (bass), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Mats Gustafsson (reeds), Kent Kessler (bass), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Per-Ake Holmlander (tuba), Fredrik Ljungkyist (reeds), Joe Morris (guitar), Kjell Nordeson (drums, vibes, glockenspiel), Sten Sandell (piano, voice, electronics), David Stackenas (guitar), Raymond Strid (drums, percussion), Ken Vandermark (reeds), Michael Zerang (drums, percussion)
MALMO
SWEDEN
9 PM
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10/22/00
Pipeline Ensemble (Jim Baker (piano, electronics), Johann Berthling (bass), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Mats Gustafsson (reeds), Kent Kessler (bass), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Per-Ake Holmlander (tuba), Fredrik Ljungkyist (reeds), Joe Morris (guitar), Kjell Nordeson (drums, vibes, glockenspiel), Sten Sandell (piano, voice, electronics), David Stackenas (guitar), Raymond Strid (drums, percussion), Ken Vandermark (reeds), Michael Zerang (drums, percussion)
GALVE
SWEDEN
9 PM
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10/24/00
Pipeline Ensemble (Jim Baker (piano, electronics), Johann Berthling (bass), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Mats Gustafsson (reeds), Kent Kessler (bass), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Per-Ake Holmlander (tuba), Fredrik Ljungkyist (reeds), Joe Morris (guitar), Kjell Nordeson (drums, vibes, glockenspiel), Sten Sandell (piano, voice, electronics), David Stackenas (guitar), Raymond Strid (drums, percussion), Ken Vandermark (reeds), Michael Zerang (drums, percussion)
VASTERAS
SWEDEN
9 PM
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10/25/00
Sten Sandell (piano, voice, electronics), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Raymond Strid (drums, percussion), Michael Zerang (drums, percussion)
STOCKHOLM
SWEDEN
9 PM
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NOVEMBER 2000

11/8/00
JIM BAKER (electronics) / DEAN ROBERTS (guitar) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
EMPTY BOTTLE
1035 N. WESTERN AVE.
CHICAGO, IL
10 PM
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11/16/00
JAAP (voice, electronics) / JIM BAKER (electronics) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
HOTHOUSE
31 E. Balbo
Chicago
7:00 PM
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11/17/00
Experimental Sound Studio present: THE OUTER EAR FESTIVAL OF SOUND featuring - "#36. BUSTER KEATON AND THE BUDDHA" a new work for puppet theater by BLAIR THOMAS & MICHAEL ZERANG
Galvin Hall (at Sullivan Hall) - Loyola University
6400 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago
8:00 PM
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11/18/00
"#36. BUSTER KEATON AND THE BUDDHA" a new work for puppet theater by BLAIR THOMAS & MICHAEL ZERANG
Zen Buddhist Temple
1710 W. Cornelia
Chicago
8:00 PM
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DECEMBER 2000

12/1/00
LIVE ON WHPK fm - FRED LONBERG-HOLM (cello) /MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
Chicago
9:00 PM
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12/2/00
KISMET BAND featuring EDDIE ZERANG (percussion) / PAUL "ZIGGY" ZERANG (keyboards) / MICHAEL ZERANG (percussion)
6 Odum
2104 W. Chicago, Ave.
Chicago
10:00 PM
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12/23/00
HAMID DRAKE & MICHAEL ZERANG - WINTER SOLSTICE PERCUSSION CONCERTS - SUNRISE SHOW
Link's Hall Studio
3435 N. Sheffield Ave (enter on Newport)
Tickets Available at BOOKWORKS - 3444 N. Clark ST. Chicago (773) 871-5318
Chicago
6:00 AM
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12/24/00
HAMID DRAKE & MICHAEL ZERANG - WINTER SOLSTICE PERCUSSION CONCERTS - SUNRISE SHOW
Link's Hall Studio
3435 N. Sheffield Ave (enter on Newport)
Tickets Available at BOOKWORKS - 3444 N. Clark ST. Chicago (773) 871-5318
Chicago
6:00 AM
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12/25/00
HAMID DRAKE & MICHAEL ZERANG - WINTER SOLSTICE PERCUSSION CONCERTS - SUNRISE SHOW
Link's Hall Studio
3435 N. Sheffield Ave (enter on Newport)
Tickets Available at BOOKWORKS - 3444 N. Clark ST. Chicago (773) 871-5318
Chicago
6:00 AM
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12/26/00
HAMID DRAKE & MICHAEL ZERANG - WINTER SOLSTICE PERCUSSION CONCERTS - SUNRISE SHOW
Link's Hall Studio
3435 N. Sheffield Ave (enter on Newport)
Tickets Available at BOOKWORKS - 3444 N. Clark ST. Chicago (773) 871-5318
Chicago
6:00 AM
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12/27/00
HAMID DRAKE & MICHAEL ZERANG - WINTER SOLSTICE PERCUSSION CONCERTS - SUNRISE SHOW
Link's Hall Studio
3435 N. Sheffield Ave (enter on Newport)
Tickets Available at BOOKWORKS - 3444 N. Clark ST. Chicago (773) 871-5318
Chicago
6:00 AM
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12/28/00
HAMID DRAKE & MICHAEL ZERANG - WINTER SOLSTICE PERCUSSION CONCERTS - SUNRISE SHOW
Link's Hall Studio
3435 N. Sheffield Ave (enter on Newport)
Tickets Available at BOOKWORKS - 3444 N. Clark ST. Chicago (773) 871-5318
Chicago
6:00 AM
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12/29/00
HAMID DRAKE & MICHAEL ZERANG - WINTER SOLSTICE PERCUSSION CONCERTS - SUNRISE SHOW
Link's Hall Studio
3435 N. Sheffield Ave (enter on Newport)
Tickets Available at BOOKWORKS - 3444 N. Clark ST. Chicago (773) 871-5318
Chicago
6:00 AM
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12/30/00
HAMID DRAKE & MICHAEL ZERANG - WINTER SOLSTICE PERCUSSION CONCERTS - SUNRISE SHOW
Link's Hall Studio
3435 N. Sheffield Ave (enter on Newport)
Tickets Available at BOOKWORKS - 3444 N. Clark ST. Chicago (773) 871-5318
Chicago
6:00 AM
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12/31/00
HAMID DRAKE & MICHAEL ZERANG - WINTER SOLSTICE PERCUSSION CONCERTS - SUNRISE SHOW
Link's Hall Studio
3435 N. Sheffield Ave (enter on Newport)
Tickets Available at BOOKWORKS - 3444 N. Clark ST. Chicago (773) 871-5318
Chicago
6:00 AM
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