SOFIE SALONIKA // SLINGSHOT
Sun, Jul 21, 2019 at 7:30pm
Doors at 6:30pm
Tickets: $12 adv/ $15 dos
To guarantee a good seat, please make your dinner reservation by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Advance tickets can only be purchased online. We do not sell advance tickets at the venue.
SOFIE SALONIKA is a hybrid group delving into Sephardic, Spanish, Turkish and Arabic songs, presenting concerts filled with compelling new interpretations on traditional works, and spicy, original Balkan - inspired compositions with hints of Bluegrass, Whimsical Jazz and Nocturnal Funk. Formed in 2013 in Brooklyn,NY, Sophie Salonika is led by internationally renowned multi-instrumentalists Katie Down (ukelele, flute, voice) and Jessica Lurie (sax, flute, accordion, voice). This is Sofie Salonika’s premiere west coast appearance, joined by the dynamic rhythm section of Jonti Simon on bass; and special guests!
SLINGSHOT is a collective improvising group specializing in far flung free improvisation that aim high, led by Jessica Lurie and Heather Bentley and Beth Fleenor. This set will feature Robin Holcomb on piano; Jessica Lurie on woodwinds and electronics; Katie Down flute, glass; Jonti Simon bass; and special guests!
Please note: Tickets do not guarantee seating during shows at the Royal Room. For sold out shows standing room may be the only available space. Please come early to ensure you get a table. Reservations can be made for those who are coming for dinner as well as the show. The Royal Room is All Ages until 10pm.