Sep 7, 2013
Roulette to Welcome Oliver Lake and More, 10/1
Roulette, celebrating 35 years of new and adventurous performance, will present an evening with Oliver Lake featuring the Flux String Quartet and Vijay Iyer.
The Village Voice
The Best Jazz Shows in NYC This Month
Orrin Evans Pianist Orrin Evans of Philadelphia recently co-founded the artist collective Likemind , and for six nights at Jazz Standard he'll give a good idea of its breadth and purpose.
Contra Costa Times
Review: Oliver Lake/Roscoe Mitchell at Duende
Among the foremost players in the jazz avant-garde, saxophonist Oliver Lake has led big bands, collaborated with poets and painters, with Bjork and the Brooklyn Philharmonic, not to mention A Tribe Called Quest, and toured for decades as a member of the World Saxophone Quartet.
Inside Bay Area
Oliver Lake takes over Oakland's Duende
Though best known as a scorching alto saxophonist, he's a prolific creative force who is also a widely published poet, painter, and performance artist who toured nationally with his one-man show "Matador of 1st and 1st."