Brian Lynch CD Release Concert

Friday, October 31st, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Brian Lynch and Emmet Cohen celebrates the release of Questioned Answer from Hollistic MusicWorks.

Brian Lynch - trumpet
Emmet Cohen - piano
Russell Hall - bass
Mark Whitfield Jr. - drums

Melvis Santa presents: ACHEDI | An Evening of Music and Dancing!

Saturday, November 1st, 2014 |Dance Workshop 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Music and Dance Sets 8:00 & 10:00 p.m.

Dance Workshop: $5.00 (FREE for Members)
Music and Dancing: $22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Dance workshop - Popular and Afro Dances from Cuba.
Live drumming by Master Roman Diaz.

8:00 p.m. & 10:00 p.m.
Melvis Santa`s Achedi
Melvis Santa - vocals & hand percussion
David Virelles - piano
Hans Glawischnig - bass
Adam Cruz - drums
Roman Dìaz - percussion

Bryan and the Aardvarks

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 | $8.00 for Members, buy tickets

Camila Meza - vocals
Chris Dingman - vibraphone
Jesse Lewis - guitar
Glenn Zaleski - piano
Bryan Copeland - bass
Joe Nero - drums

John Chin Group

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 | $8.00 for Members, buy tickets

John Chin - piano/keyboard
Stacy Dillard - saxophone
Tivon Pennicott - saxophone
Orlando le Fleming - bass
Ari Hoenig - drums

James Francies KINETIC

Friday, November 7th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

James Francies -piano
Nir Felder - guitar
Matt Brewer - bass
Jeremy Dutton - drums

Jonathan Finlayson Quintet

Saturday, November 8th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Jonathan Finlayson - trumpet
Brian Settles - tenor saxophone
Matt Mitchell - piano
TBA - bass
TBA - drums

A Memorial Concert For KENNY WHEELER

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 |One Set ONLY at 8:00 p.m.

$20.00 for All

This event is organized by Andrew Rathbun. 100% of the proceeds will be donated to the Wheeler family to assist with medical costs.

wood winds:
John O’gallagher
Ben Kono
Quinsin Nachoff
Dan Pratt
Carl Maraghi

trumpets:
Taylor Haskins
Sam Hoyt
Matt Holman
David Smith

trombones:
Alan Ferber
Mike Fahie
Frank Chen
Chris Olness

rhythm:
Brad Shepik
Jamie Reynolds
David Ambrosio
Owen Howard
Jeff Hirshfield

voice:
Aubrey Johnson

Plus special guest soloist:
Tim Hagans

Mario Castro QUINTET/STRINGS

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 | $8.00 for Members, buy tickets

Mario Castro - saxophone
Josh Shpak - trumpet
KyuMin Shim - piano
Tamir Shmerling - bass
Jonathan Pinson - drums
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Kailey Shaffer - violin
Leonor Falcón - violin
Allyson Clare - viola
Brian Sanders - cello

Johnathan Blake Group

Friday, November 14th, 2014 to Saturday, November 15th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Johnathan Blake - drums
John Ellis - saxophone
Dayna Stephens - saxophone
Lage Lund - guitar
Ben Street - bass

Jason Lindner NOW vs. NOW + James Francies // The Jazz Gallery Mentoring Series Vol. 1, Edition 4 @ SEEDS:: Brooklyn Arts

Thursday, November 20th, 2014 |One Set ONLY at 9:00 p.m.

$10.00, buy tickets

Jason Linder - piano/keyboard
Panagiotis Andreou - bass
Justin Tyson - drums
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James Francies - keyboard

In this new series, young and emerging artists are paired with more experienced jazz artists who will provide mentorship in music performance, composition and improvisation as well as in music business and career development. Program will culminate in each apprentice performing with their mentor in an ensemble over a series of four evenings at The Jazz Gallery.

Jason Lindner (piano/keyboards) and James Francies (piano/keyboards) are the 4th and the last pair we present in the new initiative. Their ensemble performs on Thursdays, November 20th, (at SEEDS:: Brooklyn), December 11th (at ShapeShiter Lab), 18th, and January 15th, 2015.

Ricky Rodriguez Quintet

Thursday, November 20th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 | $8.00 for Members, buy tickets

Ricky Rodriguez - double bass
Myron Walden - alto saxophone
Mike Moreno - guitar
Fabian Almazan - piano
Clarence Penn - drums

Adam O'Farrill's STRANGER DAYS

Friday, November 21st, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Adam O'Farrill - trumpet
Chad Lefkowitz-Brown - saxophone
Walter Stinson - bass
Zack O'Farrill - drums

Steve Wilson & Lewis Nash Duo

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Alan Ferber Big Band

Friday, November 28th, 2014 to Saturday, November 29th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Trumpets:
Taylor Haskins
Scott Wendholt
Alex Norris
Clay Jenkins

Trombones:
Alan Ferber
Tim Albright
Josh Roseman
Jennifer Wharton

Saxophones:
John O'Gallagher
Rob Wilkerson
Jason Rigby

Guitar: Anthony Wilson
Piano: David Cook
Bass: Matt Pavolka
Drums: Mark Ferber

Lauren Falls Quintet

Thursday, December 4th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 | $8.00 for Members, buy tickets

Lauren Falls - bass
Seamus Blake- tenor saxophone
Nir Felder - guitar
Can Olgun - piano
Justin Brown - drums
plus special guests

Gilad Hekselman Trio

Friday, December 5th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

John Daversa Big Band

Saturday, December 6th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

John Daversa - director, trumpet, EVI

saxophones:
David Binney
Josiah Boornazian
Donny McCaslin
Ben Wendel
Frank Basile

trumpets:
Brian Pareschi
Marvin Stamm
Louise Baranger
Brian Lynch

trombones:
Keith O'Quinn
Charlie Morillas
Nick Grinder
Max Seigel

Justin Morell - guitar
Jerry Watts - bass
Kenny Wollesen - drums

Jason Lindner NOW vs. NOW + James Francies // The Jazz Gallery Mentoring Series Vol. 1, Edition 4 @ Shapeshifter Lab

Thursday, December 11th, 2014 |One Set ONLY at 8:00 p.m.

$10.00, http://www.shapeshifterlab.com/

Jason Linder - piano/keyboard
Panagiotis Andreou - bass
Justin Tyson - drums
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James Francies - keyboard

In this new series, young and emerging artists are paired with more experienced jazz artists who will provide mentorship in music performance, composition and improvisation as well as in music business and career development. Program will culminate in each apprentice performing with their mentor in an ensemble over a series of four evenings at The Jazz Gallery.

Jason Lindner (piano/keyboards) and James Francies (piano/keyboards) are the 4th and the last pair we present in the new initiative. Their ensemble performs on Thursdays, November 20th, (at SEEDS:: Brooklyn), December 11th (at ShapeShiter Lab), 18th, and January 15th, 2015.

Manuel Valera Trio

Friday, December 12th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Manuel Valera - piano
Hans Glawischnig - bass
EJ Strickland - drums

Jason Lindner NOW vs. NOW + James Francies // The Jazz Gallery Mentoring Series Vol. 1, Edition 4

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 | $8.00 for Members, buy tickets

Jason Linder - piano/keyboard
Panagiotis Andreou - bass
Justin Tyson - drums
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James Francies - keyboard

In this new series, young and emerging artists are paired with more experienced jazz artists who will provide mentorship in music performance, composition and improvisation as well as in music business and career development. Program will culminate in each apprentice performing with their mentor in an ensemble over a series of four evenings at The Jazz Gallery.

Jason Lindner (piano/keyboards) and James Francies (piano/keyboards) are the 4th and the last pair we present in the new initiative. Their ensemble performs on Thursdays, November 20th, (at SEEDS:: Brooklyn), December 11th (at ShapeShiter Lab), 18th, and January 15th, 2015.

Mark Guiliana Jazz Quartet

Friday, December 19th, 2014 to Saturday, December 20th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Mark Guiliana - drums
Jason Rigby - tenor saxophone
Shai Maestro - piano
Chris Morrissey - bass

Jason Lindner NOW vs. NOW + James Francies // The Jazz Gallery Mentoring Series Vol. 1, Edition 4

Thursday, January 15th, 2015 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 | $8.00 for Members, buy tickets

Jason Linder - piano/keyboard
Panagiotis Andreou - bass
Justin Tyson - drums
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James Francies - keyboard

In this new series, young and emerging artists are paired with more experienced jazz artists who will provide mentorship in music performance, composition and improvisation as well as in music business and career development. Program will culminate in each apprentice performing with their mentor in an ensemble over a series of four evenings at The Jazz Gallery.

Jason Lindner (piano/keyboards) and James Francies (piano/keyboards) are the 4th and the last pair we present in the new initiative. Their ensemble performs on Thursdays, November 20th, (at SEEDS:: Brooklyn), December 11th (at ShapeShiter Lab), 18th, and January 15th, 2015.


Past Performances

Alex LoRe Quartet

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 for everyone, buy tickets

Alex LoRe - saxophone
Dan Tepfer - pian
Martin Nevin - bass
Colin Stranahan - drums

The Jazz Gallery Mentoring Series Vol. 1, Edition 3 - Taylor Eigsti featuring Jeremy Dutton

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 for everyone, buy tickets

Taylor Eigsti - piano
Harish Raghavan - bass
Jeremy Dutton - drums

In this new series, young and emerging artists are paired with more experienced jazz artists who will provide mentorship in music performance, composition and improvisation as well as in music business and career development. Program will culminate in each apprentice performing with their mentor in an ensemble over a series of four evenings at The Jazz Gallery.

Tyalor Eigsti (piano) and Jeremy Dutton (drums) are the 3rd pair we present in the new initiative. Their ensemble performs on Thursdays, October 2nd, 9th (at SEEDS:: Brooklyn), 16th (at ShapeShiter Lab), and 28th.

Claudia Acuña

Saturday, October 25th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Claudia Acuña - vocals
Rufus Capadiocia - cello
Benjamin Willis - bass
Yayo Serka - drums
Jon Cowherd - piano (second set only)

Jamie Baum Septet +

Friday, October 24th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Jamie Baum- flutes
Amir Elsaffar – trumpet
Douglas Yates – alto sax/bass clarinet
Chris Komer - French horn
Brad Shepik - guitar
John Escreet – piano
Zack Lober – bass
Jeff Hirshfield – drums

Julian Shore Group

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 for everyone, buy tickets

Julian Shore - piano
Billy Buss - trumpet
Kyle Wilson - tenor
Aidan Carroll - bass
Ferenc Nemeth - drums

Tyshawn Sorey Trio CD Release Concert

Friday, October 17th, 2014 to Saturday, October 18th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Tyshawn celebrates the release of his new CD Alloy from the Pi Records.

Tyshawn Sorey - drums
Cory Smythe - piano
Chris Tordini - bass

The Jazz Gallery Mentoring Series Vol. 1, Edition 3 - Taylor Eigsti featuring Jeremy Dutton @ ShapeShifter Lab

Thursday, October 16th, 2014 |One Set ONLY at 8:00 p.m.

$10.00

Taylor Eigsti - keyboard
Matt Penman - bass
Jeremy Dutton - drums

In this new series, young and emerging artists are paired with more experienced jazz artists who will provide mentorship in music performance, composition and improvisation as well as in music business and career development. Program will culminate in each apprentice performing with their mentor in an ensemble over a series of four evenings at The Jazz Gallery.

Tyalor Eigsti (piano) and Jeremy Dutton (drums) are the 3rd pair we present in the new initiative. Their ensemble performs on Thursdays, October 2nd, 9th (at SEEDS:: Brooklyn), 16th (at ShapeShiter Lab), and 28th.

Nick Sanders Duo + Trio

Thursday, October 16th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 for everyone, buy tickets

1st set:
Nick Sanders - piano
Logan Strosahl - saxophone

2nd set:
Nick Sanders - piano
Sam Decker - tenor saxophone
Connor Baker - drums

Green/Oh/Parks/Shaw/Wendel

Friday, October 10th, 2014 to Saturday, October 11th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Ben Wendel - tenor saxophone
Jaleel Shaw - alto saxophone
Aaron Parks - piano
Linda Oh - bass
Rodney Green - drums

The Jazz Gallery Mentoring Series Vol. 1, Edition 3 - Taylor Eigsti featuring Jeremy Dutton @ SEEDS::Brooklyn Arts

Thursday, October 9th, 2014 |One Set ONLY at 9:00 p.m.

$10.00

Taylor Eigsti - keyboard
Jeremy Dutton - drums

In this new series, young and emerging artists are paired with more experienced jazz artists who will provide mentorship in music performance, composition and improvisation as well as in music business and career development. Program will culminate in each apprentice performing with their mentor in an ensemble over a series of four evenings at The Jazz Gallery.

Tyalor Eigsti (piano) and Jeremy Dutton (drums) are the 3rd pair we present in the new initiative. Their ensemble performs on Thursdays, October 2nd, 9th (at SEEDS:: Brooklyn), 16th (at ShapeShiter Lab), and 28th.

Simona Premazzi Group

Thursday, October 9th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 for everyone, buy tickets

Simona Premazzi - piano
Dayna Stephens - tenor saxophone
Will Vinson - alto saxophone
Desmond White - bass
Adam Arruda - drums

Ferenc Nemeth Trio

Saturday, October 4th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Ferenc Nemeth - drums
Chris Cheek - saxophone
Matt Garrison - bass

Joe Fiedler's BIG SACKBUT

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Joe Fiedler - trombone
Ryan Keberle - trombone
Luis Bonilla - trombones
Jose Davila - tuba

The Jazz Gallery Mentoring Series Vol. 1, Edition 3 - Taylor Eigsti featuring Jeremy Dutton

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 for everyone, buy tickets

Taylor Eigsti - piano
Burniss Travis - bass
Jeremy Dutton - drums

In this new series, young and emerging artists are paired with more experienced jazz artists who will provide mentorship in music performance, composition and improvisation as well as in music business and career development. Program will culminate in each apprentice performing with their mentor in an ensemble over a series of four evenings at The Jazz Gallery.

Tyalor Eigsti (piano) and Jeremy Dutton (drums) are the 3rd pair we present in the new initiative. Their ensemble performs on Thursdays, October 2nd, 9th (at SEEDS:: Brooklyn), 16th (at ShapeShifter Lab), and 28th.

Bucky Pizzarelli & Friends - Together Again

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$25.00 | $15.00 for Members, buy tickets

Bucky Pizzarelli - guitar
Jack Wilkins - guitar
Howard Alden - guitar

Dayna Stephens Group

Saturday, September 27th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Dayna Stephens - tenor saxophone
Ben van Gelder - alto saxophone
Sam Yahel - piano / Hammond B3
Dave Robaire - bass
Darrell Green - drums

Eric Revis Quartet

Friday, September 26th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Eric Revis - bass
Darius Jones - saxophone
Bill McHenry - saxophone
Chad Taylor - drums

The Jazz Composers' Showcase with Miho Hazama, Erica Seguine, & Chris Zuar

Thursday, September 25th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 for everyone

Three composers will be showcasing their compositions.

The three composers are:
Miho Hazama

Erica Seguine

Chris Zuar



All three of them will showcase their compositions during the both sets.

Saxophones: John O'Gallagher, Ben Kono, Jason Rigby, John Lowery, Andrew Gutauskas
Trumpets: Nathan Eklund, Matthew Jodrell, Dave Smith, Matt Holman
Trombones: Mark Patterson, Matt McDonald, Nick Grinder, Max Seigel
Piano: Glenn Zaleski
Guitar: Olli Hirvonen
Bass: Aidan O'Donnell
Drums: Jeff Davis
Vocal: Sonia Szajnberg

Jure Pukl "Sound Pictures" Quintet

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 for everyone, buy tickets

Jure Pukl - saxophone
Adam Rogers - guitar
Sam Harris - piano
Joe Sanders - bass
Rudy Royston - drums

Jen Shyu Solo + Jade Tongue

Saturday, September 20th, 2014 |THIS NIGHT ONLY - 9:00 p.m. & 11:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

9:00 p.m.
Solo Rites: Seven Breaths solo

11:00 pm
Winged Rain in Diamond Light with Jade Tongue

Jen Shyu - compositions, vocals, dance, Taiwanese moon lute, gayageum, East Timorese lakadou, piano

Jade Tongue:
David Binney - alto saxophone
Mat Maneri - viola
Thomas Morgan - bass
Dan Weiss - drums
with special guest Djaduk Ferianto - voice, suling from Indonesia

Michael McGinnis - ROAD*TRIP

Friday, September 19th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Mike McGinnis - clarinet
Matt Blostein - alto saxophone
Peter Hess, tenor saxophone
Barry Saunders - baritone saxophone
Jeff Hermanson - trumpet
Brian Drye - trombone
Justin Mullens - French Horn
Jacob Sacks - piano
Matt Pavolka - bass
Vinnie Sperrazza - drums
Stew - vocals

Jason Palmer: CITY OF POETS

Thursday, September 18th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 for everyone, buy tickets

Jason Palmer - trumpet
Cedric Hanriot - piano, keys, & live effects
with:
Donny McCaslin - saxophones
Michael Janisch - double & electric bass
Clarence Penn - drums

"City of Poets" was funded in part by French-American Cultural Exchange and
Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation.

Alexis Cuadrado Group POETICA

Friday, September 12th, 2014 to Saturday, September 13th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

A multi­disciplinary new work by Alexis Cuadrado crossing languages with poetry in collaboration with authors Rowan Ricardo Philips and Melcion Mateu.

Alexis Cuadrado - composer & double bass
Rowan Ricardo Philips - poetry
Melcion Mateu - poetry
Miles Okazaki - guitar
Andy Milne - keyboards
Tyshawn Sorey - drums

Samora Pinderhughes "The Transformations Suite"

Thursday, September 11th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

1st set: $15.00 | $10.00 for Members
2nd set: $10.00 for everyone, buy tickets

Jeremie Harris - poet
Jehbreal Jackson - vocals
Elena Pinderhughes - flute
Riley Mulherkar - trumpet
Tony Lustig - baritone saxophone
Samora Pinderhughes - piano
Lucas Pino - tenor saxophone
Clovis Nicolas - bass
Jimmy Macbride - drums

Daniel Schlappi / Marc Copland Duo

Saturday, September 6th, 2014 |8:00 & 10:00 pm

$22.00 | $12.00 for Members, buy tickets

Daniel Schlappi - bass
Marc Copland - piano