I make music in a variety of groups with different focuses, all using improvisation as a main component. Check out some of these ongoing and past projects:
Tonal Masher - solo electroacoustic project focused on resonant saxophone feedback.
Gold Age - Oakland avant jazz quartet with Mark Clifford, Safa Shokrai, Britt Ciampa.
Ton Trio II - Oakland based avant jazz trio with Scott Brown and Alex Vittum
Aram Shelton Quartet - Chicago based quartet with Keefe Jackson, Anton Hatwich and Tim Daisy
Stratic - Oakland based electroacoustic trio with Michael Coleman and Alex Vittum
Fast Citizens - Chicago based sextet with Keefe Jackson, Josh Berman, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Anton Hatwich and Frank Rosaly
Marches - Oakland based sextet with Cory Wright, Michael Coleman, Doug Stuart, Jordan Glenn and Sam Ospovat
Arrive - Chicago based quartet with Jason Adasiewicz, Jason Roebke, Tim Daisy
Cylinder - San Francisco quartet with Darren Johnston, Lisa Mezzacappa and Kjell Nordeson
Last Distractions - trio with Josh Berman and Weasel Walter
Dragons 1976 - Chicago trio with Jason Ajemian and Tim Daisy
Ton Trio - Oakland trio with Kurt Kotheimer and Sam Ospovat
Flockterkit - ethereal sextet with saxophone, trombone, organ, bass, indian percussion and drums
Son of Gunnar, Ton of Shel electroacoustic duo with Steini Gunnarson
grey ghost - Chicago electroacoustic duo with Johanthan Crawford
774th street quartet - saxophone quartet with Keefe Jackson, Guillermo Gregorio and Thomas Mejer
Here are some sounds. Click here if you'd like to listen to them in a separate window.