Seattle-based saxophonist and clarinetist Jacob Zimmerman is an extremely versatile and integral part of the local creative-music community. Jacob studied music at the internationally renowned Garfield High School, the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, and Mills College in Oakland. His teachers have included Roscoe Mitchell, Jerry Bergonzi, Joe Morris and Anthony Coleman. Jacob was recognized as the “2013 Emerging Artist of Year” by Earshot Jazz. Right now, he's touring with pianist Jake Svendson and bassist Nate Parker.
Don't miss this concert with master flamenco guitarist and composer, Jose Antonio Rodriguez, from Cordoba, Spain. He'll play instrumental versions of his best-known works from "Cordoba en el Tiempo," "Anartista" and "Adios Muchachos," which was chosen by El Pais newspaper as the No. 1 flamenco CD of 2016.
The Hogs play kickin' stringband music from now and then, including oldtime music, old-school country classics, hot sleaze-jazz and Tin Pan Alley gems, plus a few inspired originals. Come 'round to hear John D. on mandolin, guitar, harmonica and kazumpet, John S. on standup bass and sitdown dobro, and Hershel O. on banjo, guitar, vocals and "boss hoggin'". There's nothing like Wild Hog in the Woods... catch 'em if you can.