Steve Coleman on Music, Language, and Spontaneous Composition

“The main part of my journey,” Steve Coleman says, “has been about trying to learn more about how to use music as a language to discuss the things I find compelling in this universe and in nature.” Coleman – a saxophonist, bandleader, and recent MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship recipient from Chicago’s South Side – is a thoughtful musician [...]

A Few Questions for Astrograss

Astrograss will spin their rich blend of bluegrass, old-time, and folk music for kids of all ages at a special concert this Sunday. We spoke with the band to learn more about their unique sound, and what to expect on October 12.