Jazz pianist Erika Oba with Chris Bastian, bass at Berkeley Public Library

November 10, 2011

Contact: Debbie Carton
Ph: 510-981-6236

Berkeley Public Library presents one of the Jazzschool’s rising stars, pianist Erika Oba, with Chris Bastian, bass in a noontime concert of Ms. Oba’s original compositions. Her recent work has explored various Japanese music forms such as the Okinawan sanshin tradition, taiko music and contemporary folk music. This intimately arranged duo set with bass player Chris Bastian presents her most recent material.

Join us on Thursday, December 1, 12:15 – 1 p.m. at the Central Library, 2090 Kittredge (at Shattuck), on the 5th floor in the Art & Music department for this free program sponsored by the Friends of the Berkeley Public Library. For questions regarding this program, call 510-981-6241. For accessibility information, call 510-981-6107, TTY (510) 528-1240, http://berkeleypubliclibrary.org.


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