A timely, controversial work of grand proportions, The Gospel According To The Other Mary is a new, full-scale reimagining of the Bach oratorio from composer John Adams and iconoclast writer/director Peter Sellars. Adams and Sellars’ previous collaborations included Nixon In China, the most-performed American opera since Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess, and Dr. Atomic, an opera about the invention of the atomic bomb.
Through his unique virtuosity, fierce lyricism and unbound creativity, Ivo Perelman has become one of the most notable musicians of our time. "If you call Ivo's music free jazz, you minimize the magnitude of his accomplishment" (Neil Tesser). On The Other Edge, along with the exceptional talents of Matthew Shipp, Michael Bisio and Whit Dickey, Ivo continues to break new ground while conjuring genres ranging from ragtime to swing to bop to the avant-garde.
Three Blind Mice Blu-spec CD reissue series! Limited paper sleeve edition! Now's The Time captured two groups who performed at the Three Blind Mice's own jazz festival called "5 Days in Jazz 1974." The first group was the Tsuyoshi Yamamoto Trio with guest soloists Isao Suzuki on cello and Sunao Wada on guitar. They performed two songs on Side A of the original vinyl LP.