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JANUARY 2009

January 15, 2009
DOUBLE QUARTET!
JIM BAKER - electronics, keyboards
MARS WILLIAMS - reeds
BRIAN SANDSTROM - contrabass, e guitar
STEVE HUNT - drums
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JEB BISHOP - trombone
DAVE REMPIS - reeds
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Elastic Arts
2830 N Milwaukee Ave
9:30 PM
Chicago

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January 20, 2009
ALL RISE FOR GAZA
Chicago Musicians in solidarity with victims of the War on Gaza and an End to the Occupation
A simultaneous event with musicians around the world
RONNIE MALLEY - 'oud
RONNIE KULLER - accordian, violin
MICHAEL LEVIN - reeds
JOEY SPILBERG - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Co-Prosperity Sphere
3219-21 South Morgan Street
10:00PM
CHICAGO

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January 21, 2009
Trio WAZ
EDWARD WILKERSON, JR. - reeds
TATSU AOKI - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Velvet Lounge
67 E. Cermak Rd.
8:30PM
Chicago

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January 22, 2009
THE FRICTION BROTHER
MICHAEL COLLIGAN - dry ice w/ implements
FRED LONBERG-HOLM -cello w/ implements
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion w/ implements
Elastic Arts
2830 N Milwaukee Ave
9:30 PM
Chicago

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January 27, 2009
LAMONT / ZERANG DUO
BRUCE LAMONT - electronics, saxophone
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums, percussion
Empty Bottle
1035 N. Western Ave.
9:30 PM
Chicago

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January 28, 2009
from Sweden...
STEN SANDELL - electronics
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave.
10:00PM
Chicago

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January 31, 2009
RHINO THEATER FESTIVAL!!! MUSIC NIGHT
ZERANG RHINO TRIO!
DAVE REMPIS - reeds
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Viaduct Theater
3111 N. Western Ave.
9:00PM
Chicago

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FEBRUARY 2009

February 4, 2009
from Berlin, Germany...
MAGDA MAYAS - piano
ANTHEA CADDY - cello, electronics
joined by Chicago guests
LOU MALLOZZI - turntables, electronics
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
with a second set by Australia's
THE NECKS!
Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave.
9:30PM
Chicago

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February 13, 2009
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Bimhaus
Amsterdam, HOLLAND

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February 14, 2009
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Manufaktur
Schorndorf, GERMANY

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February 15, 2009
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Cafe Ada
Wuppertal, GERMANY

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February 17, 2009
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Ljud
Aarhus, DENMARK

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February 18, 2009
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Jazzforum
Stavanger, NORWAY

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February 19, 2009
TENTET FESTIVAL!!!
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Nasjonal Jazzscene
Oslo, NORWAY

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February 20, 2009
TENTET FESTIVAL!!!
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Nasjonal Jazzscene
Oslo, NORWAY

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February 21, 2009
TENTET FESTIVAL!!!
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Nasjonal Jazzscene
Oslo, NORWAY

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February 23, 2009
HANNA GJERMUNDROD - voice, electronics
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Sound of MU
Oslo, NORWAY

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February 24, 2009
HANNA GJERMUNDROD - voice. electronics
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
BLĹ
Oslo, NORWAY

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MARCH 2009

March 1, 2009
DRMWPN
AV-Aerie
2000 w fulton *310
chicago
312.342.6280
8:00PM

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March 6, 2009
THOMAS LEHN - electronics
EDOARDO MARRAFFA - reeds
INGEBRIGT HAAKER-FLATTEN - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Artacts Festival
St Johann Im Triol
8:00PM
AUSTRIA

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March 8, 2009
THOMAS LEHN - electronics
EDOARDO MARRAFFA - reeds
INGEBRIGT HAAKER-FLATTEN - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
LINZ
8:00PM
AUSTRIA

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March 9, 2009
EDOARDO MARRAFFA - reeds
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Celeste
Hambergerstr. 18 (1050)
Vienna
9:00PM
AUSTRIA

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March 10, 2009
EDOARDO MARRAFFA - reeds
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Tetris
via della Rotonda
TRIESTE
9:00PM
ITALY

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March 11, 2009
EDOARDO MARRAFFA - reeds
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
bar torino
campo san luca
VENEZIA
9:00PM
ITALY

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March 12, 2009
EDOARDO MARRAFFA - reeds
FABRIZIO SPERA - percussion
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
il cantiere
via gustavo modena
ROMA
10:00PM
ITALY

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March 13, 2009
EDOARDO MARRAFFA - reeds
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Venue TBA
MONTEPULCIANO
9:00PM
ITALY

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March 14, 2009
MICHAEL ZERANG IMPROVISED MUSIC WORKSHOP
scuola Ivan Illich
via giuriolo
BOLOGNA
1:00PM - 4:00PM
ITALY

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March 14, 2009
EDOARDO MARRAFFA - reeds
ALBERTO BRAIDA - piano
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
scuola Ivan Illich
via giuriolo
BOLOGNA
10:00PM
ITALY

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March 15, 2009
EDOARDO MARRAFFA - reeds
ALBERTO BRAIDA - piano
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Venue TBA
MILANO
9:00PM
ITALY

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March 20, 2009
TGZ RECORD RELEASE TOUR
MIKOLAJ TRZASKA - reeds
CLEMENTINE GASSER - amplified cello
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Zak
Gdansk
POLAND

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March 23, 2009
TGZ RECORD RELEASE TOUR
MIKOLAJ TRZASKA - reeds
CLEMENTINE GASSER - amplified cello
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
0 Teatr Rondo
Słupsk
POLAND

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March 24, 2009
TGZ RECORD RELEASE TOUR
MIKOLAJ TRZASKA - reeds
CLEMENTINE GASSER - amplified cello
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Powiększenie
Warszawa
POLAND

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March 25, 2009
TGZ RECORD RELEASE TOUR
MIKOLAJ TRZASKA - reeds
CLEMENTINE GASSER - amplified cello
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Jazzga
Łódź
POLAND

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March 26, 2009
TGZ RECORD RELEASE TOUR
MIKOLAJ TRZASKA - reeds
CLEMENTINE GASSER - amplified cello
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Alchemia
KRAKOW
POLAND

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March 27, 2009
TGZ RECORD RELEASE TOUR
MIKOLAJ TRZASKA - reeds
CLEMENTINE GASSER - amplified cello
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Sanok PANI
POLAND

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March 29, 2009
Berlin Improvisation Pool
featuring
Axel Doerner
Tobias Delius
Michael Zerang
Magda Mayas
Tony Buck
Fred Lonberg-Holm
Johannes Bauer
Clayton Thomas
WABE
danziger strasse 101
9:00 PM
GERMANY
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APRIL 2009

April 1 - 12, 2009
IRTIJAL FESTIVAL - 9TH EDITION

Friday April 3 at Art Lounge Karantina, under River bridge doors open at 20h30

Set 1: Spera/Zerang (it/usa)
° Fabrizio Spera : drums
° Michael Zerang : drums

Set 2: XEFM (lb)
° Tony Elieh : electric bass, electronics
° Charbel Haber : electric guitar, electronics
° Abdallah Ko : electric guitar, electronics
° Fadi Tabbal : electric guitar, electronics, percussion

Set 3: SUN PLEXUS 2 (fr)

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Saturday April 4 - Masrah Al Madina Hamra st. Beirut doors open at 20h30

Set 1: Stéphane Rives solo (fr)
° Stéphane Rives : soprano sax

Set 2: Sabu & Kou (jp)
° Katsuyoshi Kou : guitar
° Sabu Toyozumi : drums

Set 3: THAU (ch/it)
° Sabina Meyer : voice
° Hans Koch : clarinets,soprano
° Paed Conca : electric bass
° Fabrizio Spera : drums

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Sunday April 5 - Masrah Al Madina Hamra st. Beirut doors open at 20h30

Set 1: Horror is Universal (The End) (lb)
° Raed Yassin : video,turntables,electronics

Set 2: Agape (se)
° Martin Küchen : saxophone
° David Stackenäs : guitar

Set 3 DRUMS N’ BASSES (lb/ch/usa)
° Paed Conca : electric bass
° Tony Elieh : electric bass
° Malek Rizkallah : drums
° Michael Zerang : drums

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Thursday April 9 - Masrah Al Madina Hamra st. Beirut doors open at 20h30

Set 1: Nicole Bindler with Raed Yassin (usa/lb)
° Nicole Bindler : dance
° Raed Yassin : double-bass

Set 2: MUTA (no/it/uk)
° Alessandra Rombolá : flutes
° Rhodri Davies : harp
° Ingar Zach : drums

Set 3: Next to You (fr/usa)
° Daunik Lazro : saxophones
° Joe McPhee : saxophone,trumpet
° Raymond Boni : electric guitar
° Claude Tchamitchian : double-bass

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Friday April 10 - Masrah Al Madina Hamra st. Beirut doors open at 20h30

No "regular" sets for the last night, but several short interventions by:

Patrick Dubost solo
and with guests (featuring Antoine Kerbage) (fr/lb)
Various Live Poetry sets by French poet/performer Patrick Dubost, including one set in solo and others with guest musicians and guest reader Antoine Kerbage

Carte Blanche ŕ Next to You (fr/usa)
Various combinations with Lazro, McPhee, Boni, Tchamitchian + surprise guests

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TICKET PRICE 15.000 LL / NIGHT
FESTIVAL PASS 45.000 LL

Several workshops will be held by our international guests. For info and registration, please call our number below.

FOR MORE INFO +961 3 323339 - www.irtijal.org
BEIRUT
LEBANON

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April 19, 2009
MICHAEL ZERANG - World Premiere of TAROT MICE for inside piano
Experimental Sound Studio
5925 N. Ravenswood
CHICAGO
2:00PM

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April 21, 2009
STUMBLE
with Overova and Breakaway
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - e bass
BRENT GUTZEIT - e guitar
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Empty Bottle
1535 N. Western Ave.
9:30pm

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April 22, 2009
ED WILKERSON, JR. - reeds
JIM BAKER - electronics
MATHEW LUX - e bass
JOHN HERNDON - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave.
10:00PM
Chicago

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April 26, 2009
LOU MALLOZZI - electronics, turntables
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Woodland Pattern BookStore
Milwaukee, WI
7:00PM

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April 27, 2009
IMPROVISATION FOR SOUND AND MOVEMENT
LISA GONZALES - movment
MICHAEL ZERANG - sound
Myopic Bookstore
myopic@myopicbookstore.com
1564 N. Milwaukee Ave.
7:30PM
CHICAGO

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MAY 2009

May 15, 2009
RingRing Festival
DAVE REMPIS - reeds
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Culture Centre REX
Jevrejska 16
tel/fax +381 11 3284534
www.rex.b92.net
Belgrade, SERBIA

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May 16, 2009
DAVE REMPIS - reeds
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
hr22:00
Nis, SERBIA

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May 17, 2009
DAVE REMPIS - reeds
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
hr22:00
club Klupce
Zrenjanin, SERBIA

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May 20, 2009
House Concert
ELISABETH HARNIK - piano
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Frohnleiten, AUSTRIA
hr20:00

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May 22, 2009
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Community Hall Rudersdorf
Graz/Rudersdorf, AUSTRIA

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May 23, 2009
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Porgy & Bess
Vienna, AUSTRIA

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May 24, 2009
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Alchemia
Krakow, POLAND

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May 26, 2009
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
KAB/CAVE 12
Geneva, SWITZERLAND

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May 27, 2009
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Venue TBA
Fribourg, GERMANY

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May 30, 2009
PETER BRöTZMANN CHICAGO TENTET
PETER BRöTZMANN - reeds
MATS GUSTAFSSON - reeds
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
KEN VANDERMARK - reeds
JOHANNES BAUER - trombone
JEB BISHOP - trombone
PER AKE HOLMLANDER - tuba
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
PAAL NIELSON-LOVE - drums
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Stadtwerkstadt
Linz, AUSTRIA

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JUNE 2009

June 5, 2009
PETER BROTZMANN - reeds
JOE MC PHEE - reeds, brass
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Lisbon, PORTUGAL

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June 6, 2009
PETER BROTZMANN - reeds
JOE MC PHEE - reeds, brass
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Coimbra, PORTUGAL

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June 7, 2009
PETER BROTZMANN - reeds
JOE MC PHEE - reeds, brass
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Instants Chavirés - 7 rue Richard Lenoir
93100 MONTREUIL
Paris, FRANCE

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June 8, 2009
CHRISTINE SEHNAOUI ABDULNOUR - alto saxophone
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Le Rigoletto
337 rue de Belleville
75019
ph;01.42.00.25.75
hr20:00
Paris, FRANCE

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June 10, 2009
DAVE REMPIS - reeds
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave.
10:00PM
Chicago

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JULY 2009

July 1, 2009
DRMWPN
Chopin Theater
1543 W Division St.
Chicago
10:00PM

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July 2, 2009
BOBBY CONN
Taste of Chicago
Taste Stage
3:00PM
Chicago

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July 4, 2009
STUMBLE
BRENT GUTZEIT - e guitar, voice
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - e bass, voice
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Enemy
1556 N. Milwaukee Ave. 10:00PM
Chicago

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AUGUST 2009

August 6, 2009
Trio WAZ
EDWARD WILKERSON, JR. - reeds
TATSU AOKI - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - sound
Elastic Arts
2830 N Milwaukee Ave
9:30 PM
Chicago

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August 8, 2009
Improvised Music and Movement
NICOLE BINDLER - movement
MICHAEL ZERANG - sound
also
ECHO DEN - Asimina Chremos / Carol Genetti
OUTER SPACE at Silverspace
1474 N. Milwaukee Ave
8:00 PM
Chicago

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August 16, 2009
HAL RAMMEL - invented instruments
LOU MALLOZZI - turntables, electronics
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Woodland Pattern Books
720 E. Locust
Milwaukee, WI.
7:00PM

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August 19, 2009
DOUBLE QUARTET!
JIM BAKER - electronics, keyboards
MARS WILLIAMS - reeds
BRIAN SANDSTROM - contrabass, e guitar
STEVE HUNT - drums
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JEB BISHOP - trombone
DAVE REMPIS - reeds
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave.
10:00PM
Chicago

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August 23, 2009
DAVE REMPIS - reeds
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
HUNGRY BRAIN
2319 W Belmont Ave.
10:00PM
Chicago

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August 24, 2009
DRMWPN
Empty Bottle
1035 N. Western Ave.
9:30 PM
Chicago

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August 26, 2009
MICHAEL ZERANG & HAMID DRAKE
Percussion Duo
Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave.
10:00PM
2 sets
Chicago

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SEPTEMBER 2009

September 2 & 3, 2009
CHICAGO CREATIVE MUSIC WORKSHOPS
Roscoe Mitchell
William Parker
Michael Zerang
Ellen Waterman
David Boykin
10:00AM -3:30PM
Ganz Hall
Roosevelt University
Chicago

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September 3, 2009
JEB BISHOP - trombone
DAVE REMPIS - reeds
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Elastic Arts
2830 N Milwaukee Ave
9:30 PM
Chicago

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September 24, 2009
Anxious Sound Presents
SOUND CIRCUS CONCERT SERIES
with
JOE MCPHEE - reeds, brass
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Big Top Arts Center
1638 Clio Street
8:00PM
NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana
http://www.3rcp.com/

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SEPTEMBER 25, 2009
An Evening of Improvisation with
JOE MCPHEE - reeds brass
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
DONALD MILLER - guitar
HELEN GILLET - cello
BHOB RAINEY - soprano saxophone
ROB CAMBRE - guitar
AllWays Lounge
2240 St. Claude Ave.
10:00PM
NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana
http://www.marignytheatre.org/aboutlounge.html

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OCTOBER 2009

October 1, 2009
DRMWPN
Empty Bottle
1035 N. Western Ave.
9:30 PM
Chicago

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Ocotber 2 - 3, 2009
30/30 - The Links Hall 30th Anniversary Celebration
Experience 30 hours of continuous performance
Celebrate 30 years of performance arts innovation.
With a special guest appearance by founders
Bob Eisen and Charlie Vernon.
also
Julia Rae Antonick
Ayako Kato and Friends
Blair Thomas and Company
Bootsy
Peter Carpenter
Asimina Chremos
Contact Improve Jam
John Corbett
Jan Erkert
Carol Genetti
Gong Wash Meditation
Haptic
Carleene Healy
Hedwig Dances
J’Sun Howard
Jessica Hudson
Holly Hughes
Kevin Iega Jeff’s Deeply Rooted Dance Theatre
Jyldo
Maggie Kast
David Kodeski
LA Jesus
LezBoBo the Clown
Fred Lonberg-Holm
Lucky Plush Productions
Jenny Magnus
Julia Mayer
Chris­topher M. McCray of Corpo Dance Company
Meredith Miller
Molly Shanahan/Mad Shak
Mordine and Company Dance Theatre
Erica Mott
The Moving Architects
Beau O’Reilly
Dimitri Peskov
Poonie’s Cabaret
Annie Rudnik
Joseph St. Charles
Same Planet Different World Dance Theatre
Nana Shineflug
Mattrick Swayze
Synpse Arts Collective
Tila Von Twirl
Rita Warford and Edward Wilkerson
Michael Zerang
Buy Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/producerevent/77751?prod_id=9541
3435 N. Sheffield Ave.
CHICAGO

Begins Friday, October 2 at 6:00 pm with programming continuing nonstop through Saturday, October 3, at midnight.

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October 3, 2009
Trio WAZ
EDWARD WILKERSON, JR. - reeds
TATSU AOKI - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Velvet Lounge
67 E. Cermak Rd.
9:30PM
Chicago

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October 7, 2009
FRODE GJERSTAD - reeds
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave.
10:00PM
Chicago

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October 9, 2009
FRODE GJERSTAD - reeds
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
LUNA COFFEE
330 Main St.
DePere, WI.
8:00PM

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October 10, 2009
FRODE GJERSTAD - reeds
FRED LONBERG-HOLM - cello
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
SUGAR MAPLE
441 E Lincoln Ave.
MILWAUKEE, WI.
(414) 481-2393
8:00PM

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October 14, 2009
Jim Dorling - harmonium
Emmett Kelly - guitar
Michael Zerang - percussion
Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave.
10:00PM
Chicago

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October 15, 2009
Theater Oobleck Cabaret Nights!
MICHAEL ZERANG performs
THE SOUND BENETH ITS FEET
with JIM BAKER
Chopin Theater
1543 W Division St.
Chicago
8:00PM

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October 19, 2009
KEN VANDERMARK'S RESONANCE PROJECT
Small Groups
Ken Vandermark: reeds
Magnus Broo: trumpet
Per Ake Holmlander: tuba
Dave Rempis: reeds
Steve Swell: trombone
Mark Tokar: bass
Waclaw Zimpel: bass clarinet
Mikolaj Trzaska: alto sax, bass clarinet
Michael Zerang: percussion
Tim Daisy: drums
ALCHEMIA
KRAKOW, POLAND
hr20:00

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October 20, 2009
KEN VANDERMARK'S RESONANCE PROJECT
Small Groups
Ken Vandermark: reeds
Magnus Broo: trumpet
Per Ake Holmlander: tuba
Dave Rempis: reeds
Steve Swell: trombone
Mark Tokar: bass
Waclaw Zimpel: bass clarinet
Mikolaj Trzaska: alto sax, bass clarinet
Michael Zerang: percussion
Tim Daisy: drums
ALCHEMIA
KRAKOW, POLAND
hr20:00

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October 21, 2009
KEN VANDERMARK'S RESONANCE PROJECT
Ken Vandermark: reeds
Magnus Broo: trumpet
Per Ake Holmlander: tuba
Dave Rempis: reeds
Steve Swell: trombone
Mark Tokar: bass
Waclaw Zimpel: bass clarinet
Mikolaj Trzaska: alto sax, bass clarinet
Michael Zerang: percussion
Tim Daisy: drums
MANGGHIA HALL
KRAKOW, POLAND
hr20:00

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October 23, 2009
KEN VANDERMARK'S RESONANCE PROJECT
Ken Vandermark: reeds
Magnus Broo: trumpet
Per Ake Holmlander: tuba
Dave Rempis: reeds
Steve Swell: trombone
Mark Tokar: bass
Waclaw Zimpel: bass clarinet
Mikolaj Trzaska: alto sax, bass clarinet
Michael Zerang: percussion
Tim Daisy: drums
TEATRO COMUNALE
CORMONS, ITALY
hr21:30

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October 24, 2009
KEN VANDERMARK'S RESONANCE PROJECT
Ken Vandermark: reeds
Magnus Broo: trumpet
Per Ake Holmlander: tuba
Dave Rempis: reeds
Steve Swell: trombone
Mark Tokar: bass
Waclaw Zimpel: bass clarinet
Mikolaj Trzaska: alto sax, bass clarinet
Michael Zerang: percussion
Tim Daisy: drums
ALBA REGIA TANCHAZ
SWZEKESFEHERVAR, HUNGRY
hr21:00

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October 25, 2009
KEN VANDERMARK'S RESONANCE PROJECT
Ken Vandermark: reeds
Magnus Broo: trumpet
Per Ake Holmlander: tuba
Dave Rempis: reeds
Steve Swell: trombone
Mark Tokar: bass
Waclaw Zimpel: bass clarinet
Mikolaj Trzaska: alto sax, bass clarinet
Michael Zerang: percussion
Tim Daisy: drums
CENRTUM KULTURY
LUBLIN, POLAND
hr20:00

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October 27, 2009
KEN VANDERMARK'S RESONANCE PROJECT
Ken Vandermark: reeds
Magnus Broo: trumpet
Per Ake Holmlander: tuba
Dave Rempis: reeds
Steve Swell: trombone
Mark Tokar: bass
Waclaw Zimpel: bass clarinet
Mikolaj Trzaska: alto sax, bass clarinet
Michael Zerang: percussion
Tim Daisy: drums
KULTUR HOUSE METALURGOW
ZAPOROZHY, HUNGRY
hr19:00

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October 30, 2009
KEN VANDERMARK'S RESONANCE PROJECT
Ken Vandermark: reeds
Magnus Broo: trumpet
Per Ake Holmlander: tuba
Dave Rempis: reeds
Steve Swell: trombone
Mark Tokar: bass
Waclaw Zimpel: bass clarinet
Mikolaj Trzaska: alto sax, bass clarinet
Michael Zerang: percussion
Tim Daisy: drums
DWOR ARTURA
TORUN, POLAND
hr18:00

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October 31, 2009
KEN VANDERMARK'S RESONANCE PROJECT
Ken Vandermark: reeds
Magnus Broo: trumpet
Per Ake Holmlander: tuba
Dave Rempis: reeds
Steve Swell: trombone
Mark Tokar: bass
Waclaw Zimpel: bass clarinet
Mikolaj Trzaska: alto sax, bass clarinet
Michael Zerang: percussion
Tim Daisy: drums
NATIONAL PHILHARMONIC
GDANSK, POLAND
hr20;00

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NOVEMBER 2009

November 1, 2009
~~~~~~~~HAMMERIVER~~~~~~~~
CLARE COOPER, harp and bells
CHRISTOF KURZMANN, electronics and bells
WERNER DAFELDECKER, double bass and bells
CLAYTON THOMAS, double bass and bells
CHRIS ABRAHAMS, piano and bells
TOBIAS DELIUS, clarinet & tenor saxophone
ANAT COHAVI, bass clarinet and bells
TONY BUCK, drums and percussion
ROBBIE AVENAIM, battery operated percussion & vibraphone
MICHAEL ZERANG, bells
C SPENCER YEH, violin and voice and bells
JEAN PHILLIP GROSS, electronics
B Flat
Rosenthaler Str. 13 10119
Berlin Mitte
GERMANY
21:00

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November 2, 2009
Tobias Delius - reeds
Clayton Thomas - bass
Michael Zerang - drums
Aufsturz-Klub
Oranienburger Str. 67 Berlin
GERMANY
21:00

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November 3, 2009
Johanes Bauer - trombone
Hermann Keller - piano
Mats Gustafsson -reeds
Per-Ake Holmlander (Sweden), valve trombone & tuba
Michael Zerang - drums
B Flat
Rosenthaler Str. 13 10119
Berlin Mitte
GERMANY
21:00

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NOVEMBER 4, 2009
~~f.d.i. (freude durch improvisation)~~

Mats Gustafsson (Sweden) reeds
Johannes Bauer, trombone
Per-Ake Holmlander (Sweden), valve trombone & tuba
Clayton Thomas, double bass
Michael Zerang (USA) drums
WENDEL
Schlesische Str. 42
22:00
Berlin, GERMANY
http://www.wendel.nstp.de

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November 6, 2009
Record Release concert for "Berg Und Talfahrt" Yemeni Music Project
Peter Brotzmann - reeds
Michael Zerang - drums
Cafe Ada
Wuppertal, GERMANY
21:00

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November 9, 2009
SHOFAR PROJECT
Macio Moretti - drums
Raphael Roginski - guitar
Mikolaj Trzaska - reeds
Clementine Gasser - cello
Michael Zerang - drums
Ucho
Gdynia, POLAND
21:00

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November 10, 2009
SHOFAR PROJECT
Macio Moretti - drums
Raphael Roginski - guitar
Mikolaj Trzaska - reeds
Clementine Gasser - cello
Michael Zerang - drums
Dragon
Poznan, POLAND
21:00

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November 11, 2009
SHOFAR PROJECT
Macio Moretti - drums
Raphael Roginski - guitar
Mikolaj Trzaska - reeds
Clementine Gasser - cello
Michael Zerang - drums
Powiekszenie
Warsaw, POLAND
21:00

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November 18, 2009
MARS WILLIAMS SOLO +
Mars Williams - reeds
Brian Sandstrom - bass, guitar
Kent Kessler - contrabass
Steve Hunt - Drums
Michael Zerang - drums
Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave.
10:00PM
Chicago

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November 19, 2009
Tobias Delius - reeds
Kent Kessler - contrabass
Michael Zerang - drums
Elastic Arts
2830 N Milwaukee Ave
9:30 PM
Chicago

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DECEMBER 2009

December 2, 2009
SELINA TREPP - video
JOSHUA ABRAMS - gimbri
EMMETT KELLY - eguitar
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Rodan
1530 N. Milwaukee Ave.
11:00PM
Chicago

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December 4, 2009
Trio WAZ
EDWARD WILKERSON, JR. - reeds
TATSU AOKI - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Velvet Lounge
67 E. Cermak Rd.
9:30PM
Chicago

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December 7, 2009
Michael Zerang - solo percussion
Myopic Bookstore
myopic@myopicbookstore.com
1564 N. Milwaukee Ave.
7:30PM
CHICAGO

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December 8, 2009
SELINA TREPP - video
JOSHUA ABRAMS - gimbri
EMMETT KELLY - eguitar
MICHAEL ZERANG - percussion
Rodan
1530 N. Milwaukee Ave.
11:00PM
Chicago

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December 9, 2009
FIRST TIME DUOS
Fred Lonbgerg-Holm and Nate LaPin
Jason Adasiewicz and Michael Zerang
Mars Williams and Mike Reed
Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave.
10:00PM
Chicago

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December 11, 2009
Jim Dorling - harmonium
Emmett Kelly - guitar
Michael Zerang - percussion
ENEMY
1556 N. Milwaukee Ave.
10:00PM
CHICAGO

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December 14, 2009
COLLISION THEORY
featuring
Julia Antonick/Jonathan Meyer - movement
DRMWPN - sound
Links Hall
3435 N. Sheffield Ave.
8:00pm
CHICAGO

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December 17, 2009
DOUBLE QUARTET!
JIM BAKER - electronics, keyboards
MARS WILLIAMS - reeds
BRIAN SANDSTROM - contrabass, e guitar
STEVE HUNT - drums
+
JEB BISHOP - trombone
DAVE REMPIS - reeds
KENT KESSLER - contrabass
MICHAEL ZERANG - drums
Elastic Arts
2830 N Milwaukee Ave
9:30 PM
Chicago

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December 19, 2009
HAMID DRAKE - MICHAEL ZERANG
19th ANNUAL WINTER SOLSTICE CONCERTS
Sunrise concert at 6:00AM
Links Hall Studio
CHICAGO
3435 N. Sheffield Ave. (enter on Newport Ave.)
!!!ADVANCE TICKETS at BOOKWORKS!!!
3444 N. Clark St, Chicago, Il 60657
(773) 871-5318
6:00AM

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December 20, 2009
HAMID DRAKE - MICHAEL ZERANG
19th ANNUAL WINTER SOLSTICE CONCERTS
Sunrise concert at 6:00AM
Links Hall Studio
CHICAGO
3435 N. Sheffield Ave. (enter on Newport Ave.)
!!!ADVANCE TICKETS at BOOKWORKS!!!
3444 N. Clark St, Chicago, Il 60657
(773) 871-5318
6:00AM

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December 21, 2009
HAMID DRAKE - MICHAEL ZERANG
19th ANNUAL WINTER SOLSTICE CONCERTS
Sunrise concert at 6:00AM
Links Hall Studio
CHICAGO
3435 N. Sheffield Ave. (enter on Newport Ave.)
!!!ADVANCE TICKETS at BOOKWORKS!!!
3444 N. Clark St, Chicago, Il 60657
(773) 871-5318
6:00AM

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