Foam Presents: Nora Stanley and Benny Bock
After a 2 year hiatus, Jazz night is back at Foam, revitalized. In addition to some amazing local jazz groups, Thursday nights at Foam now feature selections from The Shoppe food truck, as well as a rare draft line dedicated to one House of Fermentology beer each week.
Nora Stanley is a New York-based saxophonist and composer whose interests and work live at the intersection of composed and improvised music. With strong roots in the jazz, afro-cuban and improvised music traditions, Nora’s music emphasizes interaction and collaboration. Her sound is melody-driven and reaches to expand the possibilities of the harmonic realm.
Benny Bock is a keyboardist, composer, producer and sound designer from Oakland, California. He started working at a synthesizer repair shop in Oakland after graduating from Berkeley High School, where he played in the Jazz Ensemble. He has recorded with Chris Dave, Blake Mills, Abe Rounds, Jay Bellerose, and Bruce Johnston of the Beach Boys, among many others. Most recently, he cowrote and produced “Here We Go…Again (feat. Tyler, the Creator” for The Weeknd on his latest release, Dawn FM. Benny’s debut album will be released on Colorfield Records in 2022.
| 7 PM | FREE |