Teodross Avery

Saxophonist, educator, intellectual, music theorist


Oct
20
4:30 PM16:30

RECORD RELEASE FOR NEW ALBUM, 'POST MODERN TRAP MUSIC', WITH MARVIN "BUGALU" SMITH

Join me for the release of my duo album, Post Modern Trap Music. The album features master Jazz drummer, Marvin "Bugalu" Smith (Sun Ra, Archie Sheep, Chet Baker) and myself. There will be a performance and a talk about making the album.

Address:

Smalls Jazz Club

183 W 10th St

New York, NY 10014

https://www.smallslive.com

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Sep
21
6:00 PM18:00

PERFORMANCE WITH THE THEO SAUNDERS GROUP-

FREE show at LACMA

5905 Wilshire Blvd, 

Los Angeles, CA 90036

On September 23rd, John Coltrane would have celebrated his 92nd birthday. Trane Stories celebrates the music of John Coltrane with lyric, poetry, and spoken word as well as his music. The group consists of Dwight Trible (Vocals, poetry and spoken word), Teodross Avery (Tenor and Soprano Saxophones), Theo Saunders (piano), Henry Franklin (Bass) and Marvin "Smitty" Smith (Drums).

http://www.lacma.org/event/trane-stories

 

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Apr
27
8:00 PM20:00

Performing with the master Jazz drummer, Carl Allen at the Bakersfield Jazz Festival.

I'll be performing with the drum master, Carl Allen, and his Quintet at the Bakersfield Jazz festival on Friday, April 27th. We'll be performing at

California State University - Bakersfield

9001 Stockdale Hwy,

Bakersfield, CA 93311

 

(Click on the link below for more info)

https://www.facebook.com/bakojazzfest/?ref=br_rs

Carl Allen- drums
E.J. Allen- trumpet
Teodross Avery-saxophones
Kris Bowers- piano
Ben Shepard- bass

“If you’re near then come hear.”- T. Avery 

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Mar
31
7:00 PM19:00

LIVE JAZZ ALBUM RECORDING FOR WORLD-WIDE RELEASE. BE PART OF THE AUDIENCE ON SATURDAY, MARCH 31ST, 2018 IN OAKLAND, CA.

A NIGHT FOR JOHN COLTRANE

Featuring: The Teodross Avery Quartet:
Teodross Avery (saxophone)
Adam Shulman (piano)
Jeff Chambers (bass)
Darrell Green (drums)

at The Sound Room
WEB LINK: http://www.soundroom.org/#
2147 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612
t: 510-496-4180

Doors open at 7pm
Shows at 8pm & 9:30pm

Price: $15
Tickets available at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/profile/20370     
Brown Paper Tickets is available 24/7 at 1-800-838-3006

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Mar
3
7:00 PM19:00

Performance with Mark de Clive-Lowe: The Creator Has a Master Plan in Oakland, CA.

DESCRIPTION
Spirithaus Gallery and Colored Waves present another powerful musical journey, with Mark de Clive-Lowe, this time supported with a full cast of some of Los Angeles' top Jazz musicians and vocalists. The project explores, remixes and celebrates the soul-filled music of the master tenor saxophonist Pharoah Sanders, whose powerful spiritual mantra "The Creator has a Master Plan" has reverberated thru the hearts and minds of all who have felt its powerful message. The supporting personnel include Mark de Clive-Lowe (keys/production), Teodross Avery (sax), Dwight Tribble (vocals), Carlos Nino (DJ), Brandon Eugene Owens (bass), and Dexter Story (drums). Previously performed in January of this year at the Blue Whale in L.A., the dates were a huge success and on March 3rd Spirithaus Gallery will be hosting a split night with two sets of this amazing project as well as an exclusive DJ set by Carlos Nino that you wont want to miss. The doors open at 7pm with the first performance at 8pm and the next set at 10:30pm. Tickets will be sold separately for each set and will include access to the afterparty (1am) which is open to all ticket holders. Make sure to get tickets early as the Gallery is an intimate venue, and seating will be limited to capacity. Catered Caribbean food and drinks will also available the night of the shows.

LOCATION

Spirithaus Gallery
2217 Adeline Street
Oakland, CA 94607

WEB LINK: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mark-de-clive-lowe-the-creator-has-a-master-plan-tickets-42807608710

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Feb
22
7:30 PM19:30

LECTURE & DEMONSTRATION | Music of New Orleans & the Caribbean with Dr. Teodross Avery at the Museum of The African Diaspora (MoAD)

The sound of the music electrifies people from all over the world helping to celebrate Carnaval throughout the Caribbean and the Americas. Come celebrate with Dr. Teodross Avery as he takes you on a journey of the music: including Soca of Trinidad, Samba of Salvador de Bahia, Mardi Gras’ of New Orleans, and Calypso of Brooklyn.

When: February 22, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cost: $10 General Admission | $5 Student/Senior | Free MoAD Member

MoAD
Museum of the African Diaspora
685 Mission St (at 3rd), San Francisco, CA 94105
Ground floor of the St. Regis

WEB LINK:  https://www.moadsf.org/event/lecture-demonstration-music-of-new-orleans-the-caribbean-with-dr-teodross-avery/?instance_id=14342

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