When: Thu., Aug. 24, 8 p.m.
Jon Taylor is a Detroit-based drummer, improviser, composer, and educator. His trio, featuring master bassist Jaribu Shahid and pianist Michael Malis, explores the stunning breadth of American music with original compositions influenced by everything from the tight-knit arrangements of Ahmad Jamal to the polyrhythmic trances of Steve Coleman to the spontaneous power of the Art Ensemble of Chicago. -Cliff Bell's
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