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MOLLY HEALEY TRIO w/ Almost Ed Quartet
November 25, 2017 | 8:00 pm-10:00 pm$10
Molly Healey is violinist, cellist, and singer-songwriter from Jefferson City, MO, currently residing in Springfield, MO. After several years on the road touring with acts such as Big Smith, Cornmeal, the Ozark Mountain Daredevils, and countless other Missouri-based bands, she began a solo project with just her violin, cello, voice, and a looping-effects pedal that allows her to record herself, and play multiple lines at one time. Her first solo album, Nightbirds, recorded with bassist Kyle Day at Centro-Cellar Studios in Columbia, MO, was released in the fall of 2015. Since recording Nightbirds, she and Kyle have joined forces with Zach Harrison on electric guitar, and now the group travels as a trio. Her sophomore album, Human, which also includes drums by Danny Carroll and backing vocals by Dallas Jones, is due out in December of 2017.
Ed Quartet We are based in Chicago and have been together since 2009, playing original Folk-Americana music as written by Eun Deitemyer. The other bandmates are respected musicians: Jon Deitemyer (drummer for Concord Jazz pianist Patricia Barber and Grammy-nominated Matthew Santos), Chris Siebold (guitarist for Garrison Keillor’s Prairie Home Companion and Grammy-winning Howard Levy), and Matt Ulery (NPR Top 10 Jazz Album 2012 and Huffington Post Best of Jazz 2016)…but when we’re together, we are Ed Quartet and look forward to playing our campy, happy tunes for you!