* Floyd Thursby & Aurora Lumina | Live at The Fig *
Floyd Thursby & Aurora Lumina | Live at The Fig
7pm - Floyd Thursby
Floyd's been song-hunting in the mountains of Kyrgyzstan. He's spun Bulgarian transvestite gypsy dance pop in clubs.
He slumbered by the Flaming Crater of Darvaza. He sang chansons françaises for the French consulate in Saigon. He gave a private show to the Squatter King of Hanoi. He founded avant-garde instrumentalists the Ang Fang Quartet.
He fronts acclaimed jazz manouche and French chanson ensemble La Mauvaise Réputation. He's composed scores for award-winning films. He's been to the High Court. He'll be joining us for a romp through the back streets of early New Orleans music.
9pm - Aurora Lumina
Aurora Lumina perform enthralling and unique brews inspired by improvisation, jazz, Middle Eastern and Western Classical music. Aurora (dawn Latin) Lumina (light Latin) Umina (place to sleep or repose Kurringai language). Featuring Jenny Game-Lopata, Saxophones, Peter Neville, Mallet Percussion, Poul Grage, Percussion, and Michael Currie, Basses. They will be joined by special guests Kaylie Melville and Anthony Schulz