JASON MEARS saxophones/clarinet
KRIS TINER trumpets/flugelhorn
PAUL KIKUCHI drumset/percussion
IVAN JOHNSON contrabass
"One of the best things in jazz to emerge in the new millenium."
-Brian Marley, The Wire
"One of the left coast’s most underexposed treasures."
-Troy Collins, One Final Note
“Smart, kicking and as natural as a heartbeat…
an unaffected, personalized amalgam of the most significant creative
(as opposed to political) developments in jazz from the past several years.”
–Chris Kelsey, JazzTimes
When & Where
Angel City Arts
Angel City Arts is a 501 (c3) non-profit organization dedicated to presenting, commissioning, recording, and teaching the performing arts in Los Angeles. ACA presents innovative music through the Angel City Jazz Festival, and regular concert events through the Angel City Composer Series, which provides composer support through commissions and recordings of new works.