16 Tons is a the sound of clarinet, three trumpets, and drums. We interpret of songs from Alan Lomax’s monumental collection The Folk Songs of North America.
An all-clarinet all-the-time quartet.
The quartet features cornetist Kirk Knuffke, trombonist Brian Drye, and drummer Jeff Davis.
The Stone Residency
April 12–17, I was in residence at the Stone, John Zorn’s legendary East Village sanctuary for new and interesting sounds. I had the privelege of presenting many different incarnations of my music with some of my favorite collaborators and inspirers.
“Goldberg’s Variations” is a live suite of twelve classic Rube Goldberg inventions, featuring video animations and an original cartoon-music soundtrack by clarinetist and filmmaker Andy Biskin.