July 18, 2019
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Mai Sugimoto, Samuel Mösching, Isaiah Spencer curated by royal hands

July 18, 2019

Mai Sugimoto, Samuel Mösching, Isaiah Spencer curated by royal hands

Dorian’s welcomes
Mai Sugimoto (sax and keys), Samuel Mösching (guitar), Isaiah Spencer (drums).
Curated by Royal Hands
Performing live at 8pm & 10pm
$3 Entertainment Fee

 

 

Mai Sugimoto is a Japanese born saxophonist and composer living in Chicago, IL. In 2018, released her debut quartet album, Born/Raised(Asian Improv Records)which was made possible by anartist grant from the city of Chicago. Sugimoto is an integral member of Chicago-based quartet, Hanami, that has released two albums and appeared in Chicago Jazz Festival. She often appears with bassist, Tatsu Aoki’s ensemblesincluding Fred Anderson Legacy Band and Miyumi Project.Howard Reich of Chicago Tribune has described her “a compellingperformer” with “dry-champagnetone and lyrical lines.”Sugimoto channels inspiration from her Japanese and American musical roots into writing and performing with various groups.