Support Local Journalism. Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club.

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

1/9: Uzizi at The Wincester

Posted By on Wed, Jan 6, 2010 at 11:12 AM

Medieval-inspired alt-rock with a 12-piece choir? That’s Uzizi, the brainchild of local musician Craig Matis, who’s led the band since the mid-’80s. The melodies he writes are inspired by 19th-century Western European sacred harp music. The appropriately costumed band — the quintet includes a fiddle player along with the usual rock instruments — is pushing its latest album, Loss and Wonder, where the lyrics vary from religious themes to more worldly concepts, depending on Matis’ level of inspiration. Uzizi play the Winchester (12112 Madison Ave. 216.226.5681) at 9 p.m. Tickets: $7. — Ernest Barteldes

Tags: , , ,

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Scene, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at news@clevescene.com.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club


Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.


Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.


Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club for as little as $5 a month.

Read the Digital Print Issue

December 1, 2021

View more issues

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Calendar

© 2021 Cleveland Scene: 737 Bolivar Rd., Suite 4100, Cleveland, OH 44115, (216) 505-8199
Logos and trademarks on this site are property of their respective owners.


Website powered by Foundation