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Pioneering free improv drummer
Pioneering free improv drummer Sabu Toyozumi will be gracing our shores this month for an eight-show tour. The Japanese artist, whose career spans across five decades and has seen him work with a huge array of artists from jazz icon Charles Mingus to noise maverick Keiji Haino, will be making his debut on New Zealand soil with a specially formed quartet featuring Jeff Henderson (saxaphone), Tom Callwood (bass) and Daniel Beban (guitar).
- Wednesday 15th March, Wine Cellar, Auckland
- Thursday 16th March, Common Room, Hastings
- Friday 17th March, Pyramid Club, Wellington
- Saturday 18th March, Pyramid Club, Wellington
- Wednesday 22nd March, None Gallery, Dunedin
- Thursday 23rd March, Darkroom, Christchurch
- Friday 24th March, Tim’s Place, Marahau
- Saturday 25th March, Dharma Bum’s Club, Blenheim.
This event was assisted by an Asia New Zealand Foundation arts grant