Frank Carlberg-WORD CIRCUS, a CMA New Jazz Works Commission, premier in October

Frank Carlberg’s new piece Word Circus, a CMA New Jazz Works Commission, will be premiered in October in New York, Boston, Portland etc (check calendar for more details). The piece is a song cycle with poems by Ron Padgett, Anselm Berrigan, Jim Gustafson, Anselm Hollo, Joe Elliot and Ken Mikolowski. The band features Christine Correa, John O’Gallagher, Pascal Niggenkemper, Michael ┬áSarin and Frank Carlberg.