27 - John Chmaj's Art is Experience

Musician, multi-media artist, and producer John Chmaj joins us in a wide-ranging chat, including how artist and audience intersect to complete a work of art, how spontaneity and preparation intersect in jazz, and how he came by the nickname, "Captain Intensity."

Links

East Shore Live - a monthly performance studio, kicking off Saturday 17 January with a concert by John and his Cascade Jazz ensemble of spiritual music by jazz masters—from Duke Ellington through Charlie Parker, Charles Mingus and John Coltrane, and many others.

Cascade Jazz - John's jazz ensemble, gigging all around the Puget Sound area since 2000.