Steve Coleman & Five Elements Philadelphia Residency

MacArthur Fellow saxophonist-composer Steve Coleman and his ensemble, Five Elements, are in Philadelphia for a  two-week residency. Activities include multi-level workshops, performances, outreach, masterclasses, and more. Events and activities will happen in a variety of locations throughout the city.

Upcoming performances include:

Friday, October 9, 6-9pm
STEVE COLEMAN & FIVE ELEMENTS
Rigby Mansion, 523 East Church Lane
Free Admission, Rain or shine, BYOB, BYOBlankets

Sunday, October 11, 11pm
STEVE COLEMAN & FIVE ELEMENTS
Ortlieb’s, 847 North 3rd Street
$10 Admission

Attention Students! ADVANCED INTENSIVE WORKSHOP
Monday, October 12, 4-7pm
Tuesday, October 13, 4-7pm
Wednesday, October 14, 4-7pm
Thursday, October 15, 4-7pm
Friday, October 16, 4-7pm

The five 3-hour workshops will focus on merging intuitive and logical faculties. Sessions led by Coleman will develop individual work, demonstration, theoretical skills, and listening. Sessions led by the band will focus on ensemble demonstrations, communication, and instrumentation. Includes some public rehearsals and performances. All workshops will be held at the Rigby Mansion in Germantown. Tickets are extremely limited.

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