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Killing: New Haven's Firehouse 12 announces incredible fall lineup of jazz artists

Firehouse 12's seventh annual Fall Jazz Series, which kicks things off on Sept. 16, features incredible contemporary jazzers, including cellist Erik Friedlander, alto saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa and tenor saxman Jeff Lederer.

There'll be two sets, at 8:30 and 10 p.m., for each show. 

The full roster:

Fabian Almazan Trio (Sept. 16)
Armen Donelian Group (Sept. 23)
Amina Claudine Myers Trio (Setp. 30)
Erik Friedlander’s Bonebridge (Oct. 7)
Harriet Tubman Double Trio "Ascension" (Oct. 14)
Rob Garcia 4 (Oct. 21)
Mike Baggetta Quartet (Oct. 28)
Rudresh Mahanthappa: Samdhi (Nov. 4)
Marty Ehrlich Rites Quartet (Nov. 11)
Jeff Lederer’s Sunwatcher (Nov. 11)
Ralph Peterson’s Unity Project (Dec. 2)
Canada Day (Dec. 9)
Russ Johnson’s Out To Lunch (Dec. 16)

Here's a great clip of Rudresh Mahanthappa playing with the Vijay Iyer Trio in 2009:

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