Edge of Midnight (Alfredo Balcacer & Katie Lockwood) - Potter's Lounge
3600 E. Cork St. Ct.
Kalamazoo, MI 49001 (269) 385-3922
Phone: (269) 385-3922
We warmly welcome the Kalamazoo-based duo 'Edge of Midnight' to the Potter's Lounge stage for the first time. Consisting of Dominican Republic born Alfredo Balcacer on guitar, and vocalist Katie Lockwood. Alfredo received a degree in Music from Utah State University, but Western Michigan University's stellar music program brought him to Kalamazoo to seek his Master's in Music Performance. Since arriving in the states, he has studied with Corey & Mike Christiansen, Fareed Haque, Tom Knific, Pat Martino, Bryan Baker, Fred Hamilton, Ed Simon, among others. He has been a valued member of many award-winning groups, such as WMU's 'Gold Company,' to the USU Jazz Orchestra, the WMU Jazz Orchestra, and the Mas Que Nada Latin Ensemble. For the past 10 years, Alfredo has performed and collaborated with many acclaimed artists such as Peter Erskine, Randy Brecker, George Garzone, Peter Eldridge, Cedric Dent, Jeremy Siskind, Deborah Brown, Jon Gudmundson, Greg Jasperse, among others. Katie Lockwood is a talented vocalist and recent graduate of WMU - receiving a Bachelor of Arts in English and French. She has been a part of many select vocal ensembles throughout the years, most notably the award-winning 'Gold Company' - where Alfredo & Katie met. Edge of Midnight was born from their many jam sessions covering some of their favorite tunes, which included classic rock, blues, pop, country, and more. Katie is a gifted singer with a jazzy-pop style all her own. Don't miss out on a superb evening of music!