This year's program kicks off with a remembrance of Tonic featuring the late lamented club's usual suspects, then finds Medeski, Martin, & Wood inviting a wealth of special guests to the table, veers off into a DIY program of improv in far flung indie spots, and concludes with their celebrated round-robin presentation, a pass-the-baton show where players come and go in a non-stop series of duets. Long story short: Creativity meets ambition, and the jazz audience (fingers-crossed) blossoms... More >>>