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Aidan Plank presents his masters recital as part of his degree requirement for a Masters in Jazz Studies from Youngstown State University. The recital will feature music for large ensemble as well as small ensemble. Works to be performed include original compositions by Aidan Plank, as well as his arrangements of well-known and obscure repertoire from the jazz canon.
This recital is free to attend, but donations can be made at the door and are greatly appreciated. This event will also be livestreamed on BOP STOP's Facebook page at showtime.
A native of Oberlin, Ohio, bassist Aidan Plank enjoys performing a diverse range of music throughout Northern Ohio. He studied with bassist and composer David Morgan as well as with Kevin Switalski of the Cleveland Orchestra. Aidan is a graduate of Cleveland State University. Aidan has performed with Dan Wall, Joe Lovano, Judi Silvano, Joe Maneri, Janis Siegel, Frankie Avalon, Tierney Sutton, and many others. Aidan played baroque bass in the premier of Joseph-Nicolas-Pancrace Royer’s Le Pouvoir de l’Amour (composed in 1743) in 2002 at Oberlin College as well as in the world premier of Randall Woolf and Robin Stranahan’s ‘pop-up’ opera Frozen Community, produced by Real Time Opera in 2013. Along with enjoying playing in the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, Aidan can currently be seen performing explorations of improvisation in duo with guitarist Daniel Lippel. Aidan teaches in the Jazz Studies program at Kent State University. - http://aidanplank.com/Back to Calendar