Kresten Osgood

Photograph: courtesy of the artist
Kresten Osgood
Cornelia Street Café, West Village Thursday March 6 2014 22:00
Kresten Osgood, a Danish drummer with a precise, propulsive style and a wide-open aesthetic sense, boasts a seriously impressive CV, including work with outside-the-box jazz titans Sam Rivers, Paul Bley and Yusef Lateef. Here, he plays a pair of shows featuring a wide assortment of players. The Mar 24 bill features a duo with trumpeter Herb Robertson, followed by a quartet with Robertson, saxist Michael Blake and bassist Max Johnson; the Mar 26 gig features a duo with guitarist Martin Philadelphy, and a double-drum quintet with violist Mat Maneri, pianist Eliot Cardinaux, bassist Ed Schuller and drummer Randy Peterson.
Venue name: Cornelia Street Café
Address: 29 Cornelia St
New York
Cross street: between Bleecker and W 4th Sts
Opening hours: Mon–Thu, Sun 10am–midnight; Fri, Sat 10am–1am
Transport: Subway: A, C, E, D, F to W 4th St
Price: Average main course: $16. AmEx, DC, Disc, MC, V
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