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december 2006


08
cameron/ martin/ sorbara
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
allison cameron - amplified objects
jean martin - turntables
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


08
rob's collision
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
colin anthony - piano
dan goldman - guitar
cheryl o - cello
rob piilonen - flute
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
mitch yolevsky - clarinet


22
company improv night
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
mike anklewicz - woodwinds
colin anthony - piano
victor bateman - bass
geoff colson - drums, found objects
neil martinez - piano, clarinet
tania miller - percussion
todd porter - saxophones
jeremy strachan - reeds
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
blair yarranton - trumpet


november 2006


03
aldcroft/ fisher/ sorbara
erich stach's free music unit
105 clarence st (london, ON)
9pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
colin fisher - tenor saxophone, guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


09
an evening with tim brady
leftover daylight series SPECIAL PRESENTATION
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
8pm
tim brady - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
ellen waterman - flutes


23
PST
416 creative improvisers festival
tranzac club (292 brunswick avenue)
8pm
nilan perera - guitar, preparations, electronics
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


23
rob's collision
416 creative improvisers festival
tranzac club (292 brunswick avenue)
8pm
colin anthony - piano
dan goldman - guitar
cheryl o - cello
rob piilonen - flute
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
mitch yolevsky - clarinet


24
ronda rindone's quorum
416 creative improvisers festival
tranzac club (292 brunswick avenue)
8pm
anne bourne - cello
rob clutton - bass
tilman lewis - cello
ronda rindone - bass clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


24
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
416 creative improvisers festival
tranzac club (292 brunswick avenue)
9pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


29
nilan perera's holyblueghost
tranzac club (292 brunswick avenue)
9pm
lina allemano - trumpet
colin fisher - tenor saxophone
wes neal - bass
nilan perera - guitar, voice
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


october 2006


05
PST
angelusnovus [dot] net rooftop concert
alcoa bakery rooftop (1147a davenport road)
8pm
nilan perera - guitar, preparations, electronics
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
+
michelangelo iaffaldano - found and homemade instruments


08
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble CD RELEASE!!!
now series
the now lounge (189 church street)
4pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
+
parmela attariwala - violin
allison cameron - amplified objects
jean martin - turntables
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
nick storring - cello


11
john russon quartet
the red guitar (603 markham street)
7pm
john russon - guitar
w/
chris gale - tenor saxophone
mike milligan - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


18
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
casa obscura (4381 rue papineau, montreal)
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone

w/ lori freedman - clarinets
jean derome - alto saxophone, toys


19
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
casa del popolo (4873 boul. st-laurent, montreal)
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


20
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
the avant garde bar (135 1/2 besserer street, ottawa)
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


27
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
+
allison cameron - amplified objects
jean martin - turntables
nicole rampersaud - trumpet


29
aldcroft/ davison/ iaffaldano/ sorbara
now series
the now lounge (189 church street)
4pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
william davison - electronics
michelangelo iaffaldano - found & home-made instruments
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


september 2006


03
company improv
now series
the now lounge (189 church street)
4pm
rod campbell - trumpet
rob clutton - bass
michael herring - bass
ronda rindone - clarinets
don scott - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
tim turvey - drums
john wilson - guitar


06
aldcroft/ cameron/ clutton/ de joode/ gratkowski/ sorbara/ thomson
goethe institute (163 king street w)
7pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
allison cameron - amplified objects
rob clutton - bass
wilbert de joode - bass
frank gratkowski - woodwinds
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


09
remnants trio
guelph jazz festival: after hours jam session
the cornerstone (guelph)
11:30pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


10
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble and PST
w/ colin fisher, ron samworth, lori freedman, others...
now series
the now lounge (189 church street)
2pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone

nilan Perera - guitar, preparations, electronics
joe Sorbara - drums, percussion
scott Thomson - trombone


23
lee/ mcphee/ sorbara
interface series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave suite 218)
9pm
lee pui ming - piano, voice
joe mcphee - saxophones, trumpet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


24
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
the tranzac (292 brunswick ave)
9:30pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
+
parmela attariwala - violin
nick storring - cello


29
ellen waterman's company night
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
ad hoc improvising ensembles featuring ellen waterman and musicians from her improv
ensemble classes in guelph with improvisers from toronto.


30
interaction with "Model for a Public Space (speaker), 2006"
a social sculpture by adrian blackwell
nuit blanche
grange park (@ the top of john street)
915pm
conducted improvisation by joe sorbara with the participation of the audience at hand.
performance featuring the structural network as sound generator through a
contact microphone set up by james bailey and michelangelo iaffaldano.
curated by scott thomson for aimtoronto.


august 2006


05
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
bummer in the summer festival
tranzac (292 brunswick ave)
11pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
w/
lina allemano - trumpet
nick storring - cello


11
cauley/ grew/ sorbara/ thomson
interface series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave suite 218)
9
christopher cauley - soprano saxophone
stephen grew - piano
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


13
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
now series
the now lounge (189 church street)
2 & 4pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
w/
lina allemano - trumpet
kyle brenders - saxophones


27
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
the tranzac (292 brunswick ave)
9:30pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
w/
parmela attariwala - violon
nick storring - cello


july 2006


01
geo's fast trip featuring susie burpee
(w/ wooden wand & religious knives, wyrd visions + the impending death blues band)
tranzac main hall (292 brunswick ave)
8pm
susie burpee - dance
geordie haley - guitar, effects
ronda rindone - clarinets
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


06
ronda rindone's quorum
the red guitar (603 markham street)
7pm (2 sets)
anne bourne - cello, voice
rob clutton - bass
tilman lewis - cello
ronda rindone - clarinets
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


07
remnant's trio
(w/ bruno tocanne + trio resistances, others)
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
ken aldcroft - guitar, effects
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


14
3 duos
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
julie lassonde - corporeal mime
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


22
aldcroft/ allemano/ sorbara
MUSIC(in)GALLERIES
loop gallery (1174 queen st west)
420pm
ken aldcroft - guitar, effects
lina allemano - trumpet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


23
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
now series
the now lounge (189 church street)
2pm + 4pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
w/
lina allemano - trumpet
kyle brenders - saxophones


27
john russon quartet
the concord cafe (937 bloor street west)
930pm
mike milligan - bass
shawn nykwist - tenor saxophone
john russon - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


30
ronda rindone's quorum
now series
the now lounge (189 church street)
4pm
anne bourne - cello, voice
nick fraser - drums, percussion
jason hammer - bass
tilman lewis - cello
ronda rindone - bass clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


june 2006


02
joe sorbara & other foot first
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
ken aldcroft - guitar, effects
eric cheaux - guitar, effects
ronda rindone - clarinets
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


07
parade of noises
gage park (brampton)
7pm


11
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
(w/ drumheller)
now series
now lounge (189 church street)
4pm
ken aldcroft - guitar, effects
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


12
pst + invzbl
(w/ michael bisio, stephen gauci, & jay rosen)
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
8pm
nilan perera - guitar, preparations, electronics
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
+
gordon allen - trumpet


13
pst
bitchin' sessions
gladstone art bar (1214 queen street w)
8pm
nilan perera - guitar, preparations, electronics
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


24
ronda rindone's quorum + wilbert de joode
aimtoronto interface series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
tilman lewis - cello
ronda rindone - clarinets
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
+
wilbert de joode - bass


30
geo's fast trip featuring susie burpee
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
susie burpee - dance
geordie haley - guitar, effects
ronda rindone - clarinets
joe sorbara - drums, percussion

may 2006


12
geordie haley/ joe sorbara/ jeremy strachan
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
geordie haley - guitar, effects
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
jeremy strachan - tenor saxophone, bass clarinet


17
aldcroft/ shaw/ sorbara . remnants CD RELEASE
the red guitar (603 markham street, toronto)
9:30pm
ken aldcroft - guitar, effects
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion

w/ special guest appearances by:
marcel aucoin - piano
colin fisher - tenor saxophone
geordie haley - guitar
scott thomson - trombone


20
aldcroft/ shaw/ sorbara
(w/ mandarin movie)
now lounge (189 church street)
8 pm
ken aldcroft - guitar, effects
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


26
ken aldcroft/ colin fisher/ nick fraser/ joe sorbara/ john wilson
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
ken aldcroft - guitar, effects
colin fisher - tenor saxophone
nick fraser - drums, percussion
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
john wilson - guitar, effects


28
joe sorbara & other foot first
now series
now lounge (189 church street)
4pm
ken aldcroft - guitar, effects
eric cheaux - guitar, effects
ronda rindone - clarinets
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


31
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
agYU (the art gallery of york university)
7pm
ken aldcroft - guitar, effects
evan shaw - alto saxophone
wes neal - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


april 2006


07
remnants trio + nicole mitchell (w/ dave rempis percussion quartet)
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
w/ special guest:
nicole mitchell - flutes

09
andy haas/ joe sorbara/ scott thomson/ john wilson/ andy yue
now series
now lounge (189 church street)
4pm
andy haas - soprano saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
john wilson - guitar
andy yue - synth


21
karen houle/ kathryn ladano/ joe sorbara
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
karen houle - guitar, preparations
kathryn ladano - bass clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


28
colin fisher/ joe sorbara
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
colin fisher - tenor saxophone, guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


30
michael morse & the indignity of labour
now series
now lounge (189 church street)
4pm
lina allemano - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
rob clutton, michael morse - basses
nick fraser, joe sorbara - drums, percussion


march 2006


01
squash recipe
ray's jazz at foyles, london
6pm
tom arthurs - trumpet, flugel
bruce mckinnon - piano
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


02
squash recipe
soup extra at the others, london
8pm
tom arthurs - trumpet, flugel
bruce mckinnon - piano
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


03
squash recipe
broomhill art hotel, barnstaple, devon
8pm
tom arthurs - trumpet, flugel
bruce mckinnon - piano
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


11
lori freedman, justin haynes, joe sorbara, ellen waterman
interface series
NOW lounge (189 church street)
9pm
lori freedman - clarinets
justin haynes - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
ellen waterman - flutes


17
derek bailey memorial bbq
leftover daylight series
array space (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
colin fisher, geordie haley, michael keith, nilan perera - guitars
nick fraser - drums, percussion
rob clutton - bass
joe sorbara - conduction


19
pst
NOW lounge (189 church street)
4pm
nilan perera - guitar, preparations
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


24
jasna jovicevic/ rob piilonen/ joe sorbara
array space (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
jasna jovicevic - alto saxophone, flute
rob piilonen - flutes
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


february 2006


13
remnants trio
drumLAB's "drum mondays"
the village playhouse theatre (2190e bloor street west)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar, effects
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


24
squash recipe
national portrait gallery, london
630pm
tom arthurs - trumpet, flugel
bruce mckinnon - piano
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


27
squash recipe
the cardigan arms, leeds
(w/ mick beck/ paul hession/ didrik ingvaldsen trio)
830
tom arthurs - trumpet, flugel
bruce mckinnon - piano
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


28
squash recipe
schmazz at the cluny, newcastle
8pm
tom arthurs - trumpet, flugel
bruce mckinnon - piano
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


january 2006


08
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
ed video (guelph)
2pm
ken aldcroft - guitar, effects
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


09
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
the rex hotel (194 queen street west)
930pm
ken aldcroft - guitar, effects
wes neal - bass
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


13
fraser/ lerner/ sorbara
leftover daylight series
array space (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
nick fraser - drums, percussion
marilyn lerner - piano
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


13
ronda rindone's quorum
leftover daylight series
array space (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
11pm
anne bourne - cello
rob clutton - bass
nick fraser - drums, percussion
tillman lewis - cello
ronda rindone - clarinets
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


20
rod campbell/ michael keith/ david sait/ joe sorbara
leftover daylight series
array space (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
11pm
rod campbell - trumpet
michael keith - guqin
david sait - guzheng
joe sorbara - drums, percussion





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