Music News & Reviews

'Liquid Land' and improv jazz

Helen Gillet A group of touring musicians will be in town this weekend for three events that will include the screening of a music documentary about New Orleans. It all starts at 10 p.m. Friday at the Brick, 1727 McGee, with a performance by Mark Southerland, Ashley Miller and Shawn Hansen of Kansas City and Chris Combs, Southerland's bandmate in the Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey. At 11 p.m. a trio comprising Helen Gillet, Simon Berz and Klaas Hubner will perform. Gillet is a captivating and award-winning cellist from New Orleans who improvises using an array of loops and effects with...