Joe Henry with Ross Gallagher Sextet 8/30


August 30, 2024    
7:30 pm - 8:00 pm


538 Congress St, Portland, Maine, 04101
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Experience a classy evening with Midcoast bassist-composer Ross Gallagher and iconic Grammy-winning songwriter-producer Joe Henry as they present Gallagher’s new record “Neon Night.” This special performance features a core trio of bass, guitar, and drums, combining atmospheric electro-acoustic melodies through collective improvisation. They are joined by a string trio of cello, viola, and violin, blending Western classical influences with driving jazz rhythms to create a unique musical journey.

Joe Henry, renowned for his poetic exploration of American life, will augment the sextet with his distinctive voice and songwriting. As the group transforms into a modern orchestra, Henry’s narratives will be enriched with lush, subtle arrangements. Together, they will deliver a seamless performance that spans the continuum of American music, offering a rich ensemble of sound that speaks to our shared experiences.

Info and tickets available online here: JOE HENRY AND ROSS GALLAGHER AT SPACE