222 EAST CONCERT SERIES
222 EAST CONCERT SERIES SCHEDULE
All concerts are Saturday evenings at 4:00 PM. Admission is free.
Join us for eclectic live music outside on the Artsakh Paseo! Visitors are welcome to bring a chair and enjoy the music on the paseo. Seats are not provided. Performances run 60 minutes without intermission.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2021 | 4:00 PM
Paris Chansons is a French band with a global twist based in Los Angeles, and feature original renditions of French favorites from Aznavour, Dassin, Piaf, Macias, Adamo, Dalida to contemporary artists like Zaz! PLUS some of the most beautiful Russian & Italian classics.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2021 | 4:00 PM
MôForró plays triangle-driven, hip-swiveling dance music in the traditional, rootsy, “pé de serra” style of forró. A music that was born out of the countryside of the dry Northeast, forró is now one of the most popular rhythms to come from Brazil. Since forming in late 2012, MôForró–along with the Forró in L.A. collective–has been integral to the growing popularity of forró as a dance-music genre throughout Southern California.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2021 | 4:00 PM
L.A. indie band Kotolan plays a mix of eclectic indie synth and art pop influenced by new wave, city pop and disco.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2021 | 4:00 PM
Coveted Future is a funk, rock and R&B band featuring lead artist, Vicari Benn.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2021 | 4:00 PM
Igor Kogan Quintet
Igor Kogan is a jazz artist, bassist, composer and bandleader. He has performed at prestigious venues and festivals in U.S., Canada and Europe, including Jazz at Lincoln Center and Steinway Hall (New York), Bern Jazz Festival (Switzerland), Toronto Music Festival (Canada), Red Sea Jazz Festival (Israel); and appeared at renowned jazz clubs in NYC (Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola, Smalls, Zinc, Fat Cat), Los Angeles (Herb Alpert’s Vibrato, Catalina, Blue Whale, Vitellos, The Lighthouse) among other venues. After spending several years in New York, working as a performing and recording musician, he relocated to Los Angeles in 2014, where he keeps busy composing and performing music for variety of projects and live concerts, and leading his own Jazz Quintet and 17 piece Contemporary Jazz Orchestra. He recently recorded his debut jazz album "In a Big City" of original compositions and featuring 9-time Grammy Award nominee jazz vocalist Tierney Sutton.