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The Antidote #2 – Jazz and Poetry

October 13, 2017 @ 9:00 pm

Jazz and Poetry
The first three Fridays in October (10/6, 10/13, and 10/20)
Petra’s (1919 Commonwealth Ave / CLT, NC / 28205)
Doors at 8, Music at 9!

Friday, 10/13:
Ghost Trees (brief set, invocation)
Kate Claesson (poet)
Kent O’Doherty (solo saxophone)
Morri Creech (poet)
Cortex (Kristoffer Berre Alberts, tenor sax; Thomas Johansson, trumpet; Ola Høyer, bass; and Gard Nilssen, drums – Norway)

Join us for the second installment of THE ANTIDOTE! On each of the first three Fridays in October, Ghost Trees and Amy Bagwell team up to bring you alternating sets of jazz and poetry. Real and live and from the heart.

Ghost Trees will open the evening and offer a brief invocation before welcoming Kate Claesson to the stage to read. Aferward, Kent O’Doherty will play a solo saxophone set. We are thrilled to have poet Morri Creech (https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poets/morri-creech) join us to read his work. Closing the evening will be Cortex, one of Norway’s finest groups here to share their sounds (https://www.cortexmusic.no/?page_id=18).


The Antidote #3 – Jazz and Poetry on 10/20!


October 13, 2017
9:00 pm - 1:00 am