j o e s o r b a r a [ d o t ] c o m . e v e n t s   a r c h i v e . 2 0 0 8

december 2008


06
"drum solo on vinyls with 4 turntables + 1 drummer" by martin t├ętrault
aimtoronto interface w/ martin t├ętrault
somewhere there (340 dufferin ave)
3:30pm
sandor ajzenstadt - turntables
angela rawlings - turntables
aimee dawn robinson - turntables
joe sorbara - turntables
+ chris cawthray - drums


06
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
somewhere there (340 dufferin ave)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxohone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


11
bruce cassidy quintet
the rex (queen st west)
930pm
shelley berger - bass
bruce cassidy - trumpet, flugelhorn, evi
steve koven - fender rhodes
adrean farrugia - piano
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


12
hay/ lumley/ perera/ sorbara
leftover daylight series
somewhere there (340 dufferin ave)
8pm
jay hay - reeds
aaron lumley - bass
nilan perera - guitars, preparations, electronics
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


12
'ferriswheels & other childish nonsense'
- a new graphic score by joe sorbara
leftover daylight series
somewhere there (340 dufferin ave)
10pm
christine duncan - voice
jay hay - reeds
pete johnson - bass
arnd jurgenson - guitar
germaine liu - vibraphone
nilan perera - guitars, preparations, electronics
joe sorbara - conduction
scott thomson - trombone
rob wallace - floor percussion
mark zurawinski - drums


november 2008


21
u of guelph contemporary music ensemble
macdonald stewart art centre (358 gordon street, guelph)
8pm
CME under the direction of joe sorbara


28
company improv night
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
kyle brenders - saxophones
jason farrar - chapman stick
marcinku kedzior - piano
aaron lumley - bass
daniel schnee - quartertone saxophone
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
chris willes - saxophones, laptop


october 2008


24
aimtoronto orchestra workshop
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic avenue, suite 218)
9pm
aimtoronto orchestra under the direction of kyle brenders


24
no more shapes w/ joe sorbara
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic avenue, suite 218)
11pm
jay crocker - guitar
eric hamelin - drums
jc jones - trombone
w/
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


26
aimtoronto orchestra
x avant
polish combanants hall (206 beverly street)
3pm
aimtoronto orchestra under the direction of kyle brenders


26
mcdonas/ sorbara
(+ lumley/ mcdonas/ rampersaud/ storring)
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
8pm
thollem mcdonas - piano
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


31
remnants trio
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic avenue, suite 218)
9pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
evan shaw - alto saxohone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


september 2008


02
saidah baba talibah
good sounds good
the supermarket (268 augusta ave)
9pm
saidah baba talibah - voice
thompson egbo-egbo - piano
chris lee - tuba
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
nick storring - cello


18
the bruce cassidy band
...plays the paintings of judy singer
marigold studio (56 marigold ave)
7pm
shelly berger - bass
bruce cassidy - electronic valve instrument
adrean farrugia - keyboards
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


21
you!
somewhere there (340 dufferin ave)
1pm
gurpreet chana - tabla
susanna hood - movement
julie lassonde - movement
nilan perera - guitars, preparations, electronics
lisa pijuan-nomura - movement
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


26
aimtoronto orchestra workshop
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic avenue, suite 218)
9pm
aimtoronto orchestra under the direction of kyle brenders


26
lutek/ sorbara
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic avenue, suite 218)
11pm
peter lutek - woodwinds, etc
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


august 2008


03
joe sorbara trio w/ nicole rampersaud & chris willes
now series
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
chris willes - tenor saxophone


19
egoyan/ lewis/ perera/ rindone/ sorbara
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
eve egoyan - piano
tilman lewis - cello
nilan perera - guitars, preparations, electronics
ronda rindone - clarinets
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


23
dutton/ lee/ sorbara
aimtoronto interface w/ peggy lee
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
3:30pm
paul dutton - voice
peggy lee - cello
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


29
aimtoronto orchestra workshop
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic avenue, suite 218)
9pm
aimtoronto orchestra under the direction of kyle brenders


30
ronda rindone's quorum
eric dolphy memorial bar-b-q
dufferin grove park
2pm
ronda rindone - bass clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


july 2008


04
egoyan/ lewis/ perera/ rindone/ sorbara
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic avenue, suite 218)
9pm
eve egoyan - piano
tilman lewis - cello
nilan perera - guitars, preparations, electronics
ronda rindone - clarinets
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


06
nilan perera's holyblueghost
now series
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
9pm
colin fisher - tenor saxophone
wes neal - bass
nilan perera - guitars, preparations, electronics
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


13
colours... brothers
poor pilgrim island show - spontaneous summer solace
snake island
4:45pm
james anderson - harmonium, glockenspiel, cymbals, etc
aloka dasgupta - melodica, flutes
colin fisher - guzheng
nick storring - rebab, cello
mike smith - banjo, pi'pa
andrew timar - suling
joe sorbara - percussion
brandon valdivia - percussion


18
nilan perera's holyblueghost
tranzac (292 brunswick avenue)
7:30pm
colin fisher - tenor saxophone
wes neal - bass
nilan perera - guitars, preparations, electronics
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


19
joe sorbara's other foot first
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
thom gill - guitar
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
chris willes - tenor saxophone, clarinet


20
john russon quintet
the press club (340 dufferin street)
9pm
mike milligan - bass
tom richardson - trombone
john russon - guitar
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


25
aimtoronto orchestra workshop
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic avenue, suite 218)
9pm
aimtoronto orchestra under the direction of kyle brenders


june 2008


01
jack & ben wright: duo & company night
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
jack wright - reeds
ben wright - bass
w/
tania gill - piano
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


20
fisher/ sorbara
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic avenue, suite 218)
9pm
colin fisher - guitar, tenor saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


24
john russon quintet
tranzac (292 brunswick ave)
7:30pm
chris gale - tenor saxophone
mike milligan - bass
john russon - guitar
tom richards - trombone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


27
aimtoronto orchestra workshop
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic avenue, suite 218)
9pm
aimtoronto orchestra under the direction of kyle brenders


may 2008


01
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


08
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


15
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


25
clutton/ cram/ sorbara/ thomson
(w/ cameron/ savo/ sait)
now series
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
rob clutton - bass
paul cram - reeds
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


29
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


30
aimtoronto orchestra workshop
leftover daylight series
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic avenue, suite 218)
9pm
aimtoronto orchestra under the direction of kyle brenders


april 2008


01
saidah baba talibah
the cameron house (408 queen street west)
9pm
saidah baba talibah - voice, piano, loops
thompson egbo-egbo - piano
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
nick storring - cello


02
ronda rindone's quorum
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
rob clutton - bass
anne bourne - cello
nick fraser - drums, percussion
tilman lewis - cello
aaron lumley - bass
ronda rindone - bass clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


03
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


09
ronda rindone's quorum
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
rob clutton - bass
anne bourne - cello
nick fraser - drums, percussion
tilman lewis - cello
aaron lumley - bass
ronda rindone - bass clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


17
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


23
ronda rindone's quorum
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
rob clutton - bass
anne bourne - cello
nick fraser - drums, percussion
tilman lewis - cello
aaron lumley - bass
ronda rindone - bass clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


24
ken aldcroft's convergence ensemble
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
wes neal - bass
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


26
joe sorbara's other foot first
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
thom gill - guitar
ronda rindone - clarinets
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
chris willes - saxophones


30
ronda rindone's quorum
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
rob clutton - bass
anne bourne - cello
nick fraser - drums, percussion
tilman lewis - cello
aaron lumley - bass
ronda rindone - bass clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


march 2008


01
bök/ morse/ sorbara
doing it in public: poets in performance
sadleir house (751 george street north, peterborough)
8pm
christian bök - voice
michael morse - electric bass guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


03
saidah baba talibah
tickled pink: the v-day 10th anniversary celebration
the phoenix concert hall (toronto)
7:30pm
saidah baba talibah - voice, piano, loops
thompson egbo-egbo - piano
nick storring - cello
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


04
anna linda siddall
the tranzac (292 brunswick avenue)
10pm
anna linda siddall - guitar, voice
colin fisher - guitar
mike smith - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


06
goldstein/ sorbara/ waterman
university of guelph (mckinnon 107)
12pm
malcolm goldstein
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
ellen waterman - flutes


08
ensemble for now
aimtoronto interface w/ malcolm goldstein
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
parmela attariwala - viola
kyle brenders - soprano saxophone
tegan ceschi-smith - violin
wes neal - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
nick storring - cello
scott thomson - trombone


09
aimtoronto orchestra
aimtoronto interface w/ malcolm goldstein
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
5pm
music by malcolm goldstein


18
saidah baba talibah
trane studio (964 bathurst street)
8pm
saidah baba talibah - voice, piano, loops
thompson egbo-egbo - piano
nick storring - cello
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


20
joe sorbara's other foot first
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
9pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
thom gill - guitar
ronda rindone - clarinets
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
chris willes - saxophones


26
ronda rindone's quorum
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
rob clutton - bass
anne bourne - cello
nick fraser - drums, percussion
tilman lewis - cello
aaron lumley - bass
ronda rindone - bass clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


february 2008


15
fraser/ sorbara
brampton indie arts festival
rose theatre (brampton)
8pm
nick fraser - drums, percussion
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


15
aimtoronto orchestra
brampton indie arts festival
rose theatre (brampton)
10:30pm
music by anthony braxton
(under the direction of kyle brenders)


17
remnants trio
now series
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion


22
gill/ sorbara/ willes
leftover daylight
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
thom gill - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
chris willes - saxophones


22
liu/ sorbara/ zurawinski
leftover daylight
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
10pm
germaine liu - drums, percussion
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
mark zurawinski - drums, percussion


25
i have eaten the city
the boat (158 augusta ave)
8pm
colin fisher - tenor saxophone, guitar
nick storring - cello, electronics
joe sorbara - drums, percussion...
(...in an attempt to fill the shoes of brandon valdivia)


29
aimtoronto orchestra
leftover daylight
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
(under the direction of kyle brenders)


january 2008


04
glen hall's trio muo w/ guests
leftover daylight
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
glen hall - woodwinds
michael morse - bass
joe sorbara- drums, percussion
w/
bruce cassidy - trumpet
john gzowski - guitar
reg schwager - guitar


06
nilan perera's holyblueghost
wavelength
sneeky dee's (431 college street)
10pm
nick buligan - trumpet
colin fisher - tenor saxophone
wes neal - bass
nilan perera - voice, guitars
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara- drums, percussion


09
ronda rindone's quorum
cia
tranzac (292 brunswick ave)
9pm
nick fraser - drums, percussion
aaron lumley - bass
ronda rindone - clarinets
joe sorbara- drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


09
rob's collision
cia
tranzac (292 brunswick ave)
11pm
colin anthony - piano
parmela attariwala - violin
dan goldman - guitar
michael herring - bass
cheryl o - cello
rob piilonen - flute
joe sorbara- drums, percussion
mitch yolevsky - clarinet


11
sarah peebles' selfish gene
cia
tranzac (292 brunswick ave)
9pm
jon bakan - alto saxophone
nick buligan - trumpet
arnd jurgensen - guitar
tilman lewis - cello
michael-owen liston - bass
aaron lumley - bass
paul newman - soprano saxophone
rob piilonen - flute
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
joe sorbara - conduction


11
joe sorbara's other foot first
cia
tranzac (292 brunswick ave)
11pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
thom gill - guitar
ronda rindone - clarinets
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara- drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone
chris willes - tenor & soprano saxophones


12
big sound
cia
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
ken aldcroft - guitar
bruce cassidy - trumpet
john gzowski - guitar
glen hall - reeds
michael morse - bass guitar
ronda rindone - bass clarinet
reg schwager - guitar
evan shaw - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
david story - keyboards
scott thomson - trombone


13
anna linda siddall
wavelength
sneeky dee's (431 college street)
10pm
anna linda siddall - voice, guitar
w/
colin fisher - guitar
mike smith - bass guitar
joe sorbara- drums, percussion


15
whisper (cd release party)
somewhere there (340 dufferin street)
8pm
colin fisher - tenor saxophone
rob piilonen - flutes
w/
aaron lumley - bass
nilan perera - guitar, preparations
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
scott thomson - trombone


25
aimtoronto orchestra
leftover daylight
arraymusic studio (60 atlantic ave, suite 218)
9pm
music by anthony braxton, kyle brenders & joe sorbara
(under the direction of kyle brenders)





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