* Jen Shyu and Jade Tongue / Jamal Moore (CapitalBop Traveling Loft)

When:
April 14, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
2018-04-14T19:00:00-04:00
2018-04-14T19:30:00-04:00
Where:
THEARC
1901 Mississippi Ave SE
Washington, DC 20020
USA
Cost:
$15 in advance, $20 at the door

Jen ShyuCapitalBop is proud to present the widely acclaimed vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and movement artist Jen Shyu with her ensemble, Jade Tongue. This will be the D.C. debut of the music from her acclaimed new album Song of Silver Geese, a multimedia performance that involves moving, multi-lingual storytelling and direct engagement with the audience.

Opening for Shyu is Jamal Moore, a saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist who has become a standout force on the D.C. and Baltimore scenes in recent years. He will give a solo performance.

SCHEDULE
6:30 p.m. DOORS
7:00 p.m. Q&A WITH JEN SHYU AND JAMAL MOORE
7:30 p.m. JAMAL MOORE SET
8:15 p.m. JEN SHYU + JADE TONGUE SET

CapitalBop’s Traveling Loft series is funded in part by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, an agency supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.

This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. To find out more about how National Endowment for the Arts grants impact individuals and communities, visit arts.gov.

This engagement of Jen Shyu and Jade Tongue is made possible through the Special Presenters Initiative program of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation with support from the National Endowment for the Arts and the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.

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Luke is a multi-instrumentalist, radio producer, concert presenter and writer. In addition to nearly five years of journalism and presenting work at CapitalBop, he now manages the Union Arts collective and organizes frequent concerts under the title of Creative Music in DC. He plays bass in the avant-garde group OOO Trio, and in Laughing Man, and indie rock ensemble whose latest album, Be Black Baby, is out on Bad Friend Records. He hosts “Jam Session: The Vibes Edition” on WPFW-FM every Wednesday at midnight. Reach Luke at luke@capitalbop.com.