Sunday Music and Movement Jam with John Sprague

August 11, 2019 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm

Programming category: 


Experience music & movement unfolding together in improvisation. Each month a new musician fills the space as we dance in playful exploration. All dance levels & styles are welcome.

$15 - $20
(No one turned away for lack of funds)

 

About the Musician

John Genyo Sprague is a composer, recording artist, and multi-instrumental improvisational musician, who specializes in music for movement, dance, and contemplation. As a dance musician he works for the Five College Dance Department in western MA, has performed for improvisational movement jams around New England for decades, and collaborated with such luminaries as Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen, in workshops for dancers  As a musician for listening and contemplation, John has performed at festivals, yoga centers, conferences, and weddings around the New England region for over 30 years, with a special focus on celebrations and contemplative settings.   He has released five albums of original music. His CD release, Moving Spaces, was nominated by JPFolks, a large independent music organization, for best instrumental album of the year, and one of the pieces on the album, “Early Sun,” a collaboration with cellist Stephen Katz, won a prize as one of the best instrumental pieces of the year.  John is currently offering a one-man show called the Global Heart Medicine Show, incorporating movement, music, and spoken word.