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Theoretical Planets featuring George Colligan
PCC Rock Creek
17705 NW Springville Rd.
Oct. 15, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
PCC Rock Creek's Experience Music Series presents:
Theoretical Planets with George Colligan
Portland Community College Rock Creek Campus, Building 3, room 114,
17705 NW Springville Rd, Portland, OR 97229
October 15, 7:30 pm
Portland jazz icon George Colligan is well-known as one of the country’s best pianists. He is also a master drummer and will lead his group Theoretical Planets (with soprano, sax, tenor sax and bass) in a concert of post-bop original music. Colligan, a New York-based pianist, organist, drummer, trumpeter, teacher and bandleader, is known as one of the most original and compelling jazz artists of his generation. He was on the faculty of the Juilliard School of Music and is currently an Assistant Professor at Portland State University. He was recently awarded an Artistic Focus grant from the Regional Arts and Culture Council to develop his work with this new ensemble.
Admission: donation at the door
Parking: $2 (permits available at machines)