Date: Saturday, February 16, 2013
Time: 8pm
Venue: 17 Frost Theatre of the Arts
Price: $10 donation

THE DISSIDENT ARTS ORCHESTRA, improvisational music repertory ensemble that focuses on silent film scores returns to 17 Frost in 2013. We expect another large ensemble of exemplary musicians under the leadership of John Pietaro to bring new life to old classics again this year. Join us for a screening of the of the classic revolutionary film by Eisenstein, ‘BATTLESHIP POTEMKIN’ up on 17 Frost’s three large screens with the band down at front and center. So far the line-up will be:

John Pietaro – vibes, percussion, musical direction
Nora McCarthy – vocals
Cheryl Pyle – flute
Quincy Saul – clarinet
Rocco John Iacovone – soprano and alto saxophones
Patrick Brennan – alto saxophone
Ras Moshe – tenor and soprano saxophones, flutes
Sohrab Saadat Lardjevardi (SoSaLa) – tenor and soprano saxophones
Nick Gianni – baritone saxophone and bass flute
Alon Nechustan – accordion
Javier Hernandez-Miyares- electric guitar and effects
Laurie Towers- electric bass
Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic – double bass
Hollis Headrick – drumkit, percussion

Concert review

Concert Review: The Dissident Arts Orchestra Plays Battleship Potemkin by Matt Cole (DooBeeDooBeeDoo NY, 03/02/2013)