KPLU Podcast: UW Jazz students preview IMPFest VII


Ray Larsen, a graduate student in the UW's Jazz and Improvised Music program (Photo: Michael Goude/KPLU)

The members of Tyrant Lizard (Ray Larsen, trumpet, Gregg Beslisle-Chi, guitar, Carmen Rothwell, bass) are all involved in the University Of Washington’s Improvised Music Project.  When they came to KPLU for a live studio session, they immediately stated their improvisational intentions by beginning the show with a gorgeous version of Don’t Fence Me In.  (So the first thing we knew about the band was that they have a sense of humor.)   Learn more.