It’s that time again Los Angeles….  and the special guests this time around.. will blow the roof off this place!!

 

A SUITE FOR MA DUKES
by Carlos Niño and Miguel Atwood-Ferguson

James Yancey (1974-2006), better known as J Dilla was born in Detroit. His work as a producer had a defining role in Hip-Hop. He produced hits for A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, Common and Erykah Badu to name a few. At 32, he passed away in Los Angeles in the care of his mother, Ma Dukes of lupus related illness. Carlos Niño & Miguel Atwood-Ferguson pay tribute to Dilla by interpreting his music with a 40-piece orchestra, Their EP, “Suite for Ma Dukes” will be released and performed live for the first time. 

We will not be sharing too much info with you, but trust when we say that the special guests will blow you away. INSANE line up!!!


VTech in conjunction with Mochilla present: T I M E L E S S

THE COMPOSER/ARRANGER SERIES:II OF IV

Timeless is an homage to the arranger/composers that have influenced hip-hop in the most literal and profound ways. Hear what happens when these two worlds come together.

“A Suite for Ma Dukes”

Miguel Atwood-Ferguson & Carlos Niño w/ a 40 piece orchestra +Special Guests TBA

Opening DJ sets by:

J.ROCC (www.myspace.com/funkypresident)
HOUSE SHOES (www.myspace.com/djhouseshoes)

Sunday, February 22nd, 2009  7-11pm / All Ages / $32.50

*Presale Tickets Available @ http://www.ticketmaster.com/venue/90209/  

and The Luckman Box Office +1 323 343 6600

(Please keep in mind that this is an assigned seating event – in order to sit together you MUST purchase your tickets together – to view seating chart please click http://www.luckmanarts.org/seating.php)

Harriet and Charles Luckman Fine Arts Complex
Cal State University Los Angeles 5151 State University Drive. Los Angeles. 90032