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Never Was

May 10, 2023 @ 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm

image of four people crouching towards the camera with text overlaid: never was Patrick O'Reilly, Naomi McCarroll-Butler, Madeleine Ertel, Joe Sorbara

Never Was is a quartet named after a curious sentence from The You Train by
science fiction and fantasy writer, N.K. Jemisin. Featuring Madeleine Ertel on
trumpet, Naomi McCarroll-Butler on alto saxophone and clarinets, Patrick
O'Reilly on guitar, and Joe Sorbara on drums and percussion, the group
explores original music in the Black American Creative Music tradition. Their
current residency at the Tranzac on the second Wednesday of April, May, July,
August, October, and November 2023 includes Kae Murphy on trumpet and
reeds, Kelvin Mansaray on violin, and Racha Moukalled on vibraphone as well
as Brandon Davis and Adrian Russouw, both on upright bass and electric bass
creative music, jazz, improvisation, experimental chamber music


May 10, 2023
9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Southern Cross Lounge, Tranzac Club
292 Brunswick Ave
Toronto, ON M5S 2M7 Canada
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(416) 923-8137

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