04/28/14

Darcy James Argue Announces New U.S. & European Tour Dates

Will also premiere new 30-minute work

Bandleader/composer Darcy James Argue has announced new U.S. and European shows with Secret Society, his 18-piece ensemble. They'll appear on May 10 at ShapeShifter Lab in Brooklyn, on July 8 at the Jazz Standard in Midtown Manhattan, and on August 1 at the Newport Jazz Festival. These dates will be interspersed by a string of Canadian and European shows—the full list of tour dates is below.

Additionally, Argue has been co-commissioned by the Vancouver-based Hard Rubber Orchestra and the Newport Jazz Festival to create a new 30-minute extended work, which will be premiered by the HRO during their June 20 double-bill with Secret Society at the Vancouver International Jazz Festival. Secret Society will present the work's U.S. premiere at the Newport Jazz Festival on August 1.

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Lindsay Beyerstein

Darcy James Argue

Darcy James Argue Tour Dates

Darcy James Argue & Secret Society tour dates:
5/10 - ShapeShifter Lab - Brooklyn, NY
6/20 - Vancouver Jazz Festival: Performance Works - Vancouver, BC #
6/22 - Toronto Jazz Festival @ Music Gallery - Toronto, ON
6/23 - Ottawa Jazz Festival: OLG Stage, Confederation Park - Ottawa, ON
7/8 - Jazz Standard - New York, NY
7/11 - Istanbul Jazz Festival - Istanbul, TR
7/12 - Gent Jazz Festival - Gent, BE
7/13 - North Sea Jazz Festival - Rotterdam, NL
7/15 - Vitoria-Gasteiz Jazz Festival - Vitoria Gasteiz, ES
8/1 - Newport Jazz Festival - Newport, RI

# - w/Hard Rubber Orchestra

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