Sunday, August 28, 2005


everyone should hear the band People-Mary Halvorson and Kevin Shea. check their website for upcoming

Wednesday, August 24, 2005

Big 5 Chord Returns!!!

on monday, august 29th, i'll be playing at the c-note with big 5 chord. i think we play at 10 and there's no cover and the club is on ave c and something like 10th. see you there!!!

Saturday, August 20, 2005

Upcoming FONT Shows!!!!

on monday, august 22nd, i'll be playing with a new quartet led by trumpeter peter evans and including mary halvorson and kevin shea. we'll be playing a set of music composed by peter in the hyper-crazy jazz category as part of the FONT festival.
then, on tuesday the 23rd the new york trumpet ensemble will be performing in a new expanded version. both shows cost $10 (A SPECTACULAR VALUE!!!) and start at 8 PM. details below:

Manhattan Brass Quintet w/ Lew Soloff, Dave Taylor, Ann Ellsworth, Wayne DuMaine, and Mike Seltzer.  (Lew Soloff masterclass at 1pm)

Peter Evans Quartet (goofy name still to be determined)
Evans, Halvorson, Elliott, Shea

Dave Douglas and Nomad- a really great quintet with trumpet, cello, sax, tuba (Marcus Rojas on double duty) and drums. (Dave Douglas masterclass @ 1pm)

New York Trumpet Ensemble
Mark Gould, CJ Camerieri, Peter Evans, trumpets
Matt Nelson, tenor saxophone
Marcus Rojas, tuba
Moppa Elliott, bass

Both Shows are at the:
Yamaha Artist Services Center
689 Fifth Ave. at 54th St.

E/V to 53rd and 5th
N/R/W to 59th and 5th