+SoLo, at The Second Floor presents: CHARLES PAGANO
1037 Park Street [Five Points]
$10; two, hour-long sets, with intermission.
[all proceeds go directly to the performing artists]
7pm: 'Gomer's Dream': solo, percussion and tape.
8pm: Collaborative Ensemble, w/ Milovac, Williams, Muth, Klokcho
CHARLES PAGANO [percussion]
Charles Pagano has a background in free playing thanks to the Creative Music Studio (http://creativemusicfoundation.org/) and the Woodstock, NY scene. He is a mostly self-taught drummer and composer. Interned at Creative Music Studio NY with Dave Holland, Leo Smith, Oliver Lake, Anthony Braxton, Ed Blackwell, Karl Berger, Bob Moses, Don Cherry.
As of late he has freelanced with Steve Gilmore (Phil Woods), Plutonian Burrito, Neu-sonics Orchestra, the occasional trio with Tatsuya Nakatani and Scott Bazar as well as filling in for Jabo Starks (James Brown) on his house gig at the Red Bar. Past musical compatriots include The Negro Problem/Stew, Beck, Kevin Ayers, Larry Willis, Enrico Rava, James Emery (String Trio of NY), Cedric Lawson (Miles Davis),Gene Bertoncini, Giacomo Gates, Ted Howe and Scott Bazar