past events


2017

Saturday, January 7 Caffe Vivaldi

with Paul Jost Quartet http://caffevivaldi.com/

 

Monday, January 9 55 Bar, NYC http://55bar.com/

The Jim Ridl Group with Lorin Cohen and Joel Rosenblatt

 

Friday, January 20 Deer Head Inn

with Paul Jost Trio

Delaware Water Gap, PA

 

Monday, January 23 Mezzrow NYC

Jim Ridl Trio with Lorin Cohen and Cliff Almond

 

Friday, January 27

with Denis DiBlasio Group

Clancy’s Restaurant (Winter Jazz Series)

Somers Point, NJ

 

Sunday, Feb 12 @ Jazz Brunch at North Square
(Washington Square Hotel), NYC

w/ vocalist Roz Corral

12:30 - 3 pm

https://northsquareny.com/our-jazz-brunch/

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Monday, Feb 13 @ 55 Bar, NYC

Jim Ridl Group w/

Zach Brock - violin

Chris Tarry - bass

Joel Rosenblatt - drums

7 - 9 pm

http://55bar.com/

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Friday, Feb 17 @ Deer Head Inn

w/ Michael Collins Quartet

7 - 11 pm

Delaware Water Gap, PA

http://deerheadinn.com/2016/12/february-2017-music-schedule/

 

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Tuesday, Feb 21 @ 55 Bar, NYC

w/ Paul Jost Group

7 - 9 pm

http://55bar.com/

 

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Monday, Feb. 27 @ 55 Bar, NYC

The Nate Birkey Quartet

7-9 pm

http://55bar.com/

 

Thursday, March 2

The Jim Ridl Quartet w/
Zach Brock, Chris Tarry, Joel Rosenblatt

Jazz Bridge Neighborhood Concert Series
Collingswood Community Center, 30 W. Collings Ave, Collingswood, NJ

7:30 - 9 pm

http://www.jazzbridge.org/

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Saturday, March 4

Mark Sherman Quintet w/
Joe Magnarelli, Essiet Okon Essiet, Adam Nussbaum

Kitano, NYC

8 and 10 pm

http://www.kitano.com/content/download/1871/13427/version/1/file/JAZZatKITANOFlierMarch2017.pdf

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Tuesday, March 7

Paul Jost w/
Dean Johnson

Cornelia St. Cafe, NYC

9:30 pm

http://corneliastreetcafe.com/

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Monday, March 13

Jim Ridl Trio w/

Chris Tarry and Joel Rosenblatt

55 Bar, NYC

http://55bar.com/

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Friday and Saturday, March 17 and 18

Joe Locke Quartet w/

Lorin Cohen, Samuel Sarkisyan

Kitano, NYC

http://www.kitano.com/content/download/1871/13427/version/1/file/JAZZatKITANOFlierMarch2017.pdf

 

Wednesday, March 29

with Paul Jost Quartet

55 Bar, NYC

http://55bar.com/

 

Monday, April 10

Jim Ridl Trio with

Chris Tarry and Joel Rosenblatt

55 Bar, NYC

http://55bar.com/

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Wednesday, April 12

with Nancy Reed Trio

Kitano, NYC

http://www.kitano.com/index.php/content/download/1874/13448/version/1/file/JAZZ_at_KITANO_Flier_April_2017.pdf

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Friday, May 5

with Paul Jost Quartet
Phoenixville, PA
The Foundry
2 N. Main Street
Phoenixville, PA 19460
610.917.8400

http://www.pauljostmusic.com/

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Monday, May 8

Jim Ridl Group

55 Bar, NYC

http://55bar.com/

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Saturday, May 13

with Paul Jost Quartet

Dino’s Back Stage

287 N Keswick Ave,
Glenside, PA 19038

http://www.dinosbackstage.com/

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Thursday, May 18

with Paul Jost Quartet

Smoke, NYC

http://www.smokejazz.com/

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Saturday, May 20

with Nancy Reed Trio

The Deer Head Inn

Delaware Water Gap, PA

http://deerheadinn.com/

 

 

2016

Saturday, Dec. 3 with Nancy Reed and Steve Varner

The Deer Head Inn

7 - 11 pm

Delaware Water Gap, PA

http://deerheadinn.com/

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Sunday, Dec. 4 with the Mike Treni Big Band

Holiday Concert at Morristown Presbyterian Church

6 - 7:30 pm

Morristown, NJ

http://www.pcmorristown.org/music/music-on-the-green

 

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Monday, Dec. 5 with the Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra

CD Release Party

Sir D’s Lounge

8 - 11 pm

Brooklyn, NY

https://www.facebook.com/Sirdslounge/

 

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Sunday, Dec. 11 with Paul Jost

Jazz Brunch at North Square in the Washington Square Hotel

12:30 - 3 pm

NYC

http://northsquareny.com/

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Sunday, Dec. 11 Holiday Concert at Union Church of Bay Ridge

Jim Ridl Quartet with Paul Jost, Dean Johnson, Tim Horner

Nana Shi, pianist and conductor of Union Church Choir

6 pm

Brooklyn, NY

http://www.unionchurchbayridge.org/events/

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Monday, Dec. 12

Jim Ridl Group

with Yotam Silberstein, Lorin Cohen, Tim Horner

55 Bar

7 - 9 pm

NYC

http://55bar.com/

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Sunday, Dec. 18 with Roz Corral

Jazz Brunch at North Square in Washington Square Hotel

12:30 - 3 pm

NYC

http://northsquareny.com/

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Saturday, Dec. 24 with Nate Birkey

Xmas Eve at the 55 Bar

6 - 9 pm

NYC

http://55bar.com/

 

Monday, Nov 14 • Jim Ridl Group

with Zach Brock, Chris Tarry, Steve Holloway

55 Bar

7 - 9 pm

NYC

http://55bar.com/

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Wednesday, Nov 16 • with vocalist Paul Jost

(Dean Johnson, Tim Horner)

The Kitano

8 and 10 pm

NYC

http://www.kitano.com/

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Friday, Nov 18 with vocalist Gabriela Anders

55 Bar

6:30 - 9 pm

NYC

http://55bar.com/

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Sunday, Nov 20 with vocalists JD Walter and Miles Griffith

Mezzrow

8 and 9:30 pm

NYC

https://www.mezzrow.com/

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Wednesday, Nov 23 with trumpeter and vocalist Nate Birkey

55 Bar

7 - 9 pm

NYC

http://55bar.com/

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Wednesday, Nov 30 with Tom Angello and Andy Lalasis

Gregory’s in Somers Point, NJ

8 pm

http://gregorysrestaurantandbar.letseat.at/

 

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Monday, July 11

Jim Ridl Group w/ Noah Fishman and Tim Horner

55 Bar NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

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Thursday, July 14

Mark Sherman Quartet

Smalls Jazz Club

7:30 - 10 pm

NYC

https://www.smallslive.com/events/calendar/

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Sunday, July 17

Tony Moreno Group

55 Bar

6 - 9 pm

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

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Saturday, July 23 (rain date July 24)

Jim Ridl Trio

w/ Lorin Cohen and Cliff Almond

Sourland Music Festival

6 pm (one 45 min set)

$25 online ticket price/$35 at gate

Hillsborough Golf & Country Club
146 Wertsville Road
Hillsborough, NJ 08844
908.369.3322

http://www.sourlandmusicfest.org/

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Wednesday, July 27

Paul Jost Group

55 Bar

7-9 pm

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Friday, July 29 with vocalist Joanna Pascale

at the Philadelphia Art Museum / Art after Five

 

 

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Sunday, July 31

Scott Reeves and Manhattan Bones

55 Bar

9:30 pm - 12:30 am

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

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Monday, August 1

Jim Ridl Duo with bassist Lorin Cohen

Mezzrow

9 pm - Midnight

NYC

https://www.mezzrow.com/

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Saturday, August 6

with vocalist Michelle Walker

55 Bar

10 pm - 1 am

NYC

http://55bar.com/

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Monday, August 8

Jim Ridl Group

55 Bar

7-9 pm

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

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Saturday, August 13

Nancy Reed Trio

Deer Head Inn

7 - 11 pm

Delaware Water Gap, PA

http://deerheadinn.com/

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Sunday, August 14

with vocalist Nancy Reed

Central PA Jazz Festival

Jazz Picnic

3:30 - 4:45 pm

Indian Echo Caverns, 368 Middletown Rd
Hummelstown, PA 17036

http://www.friendsofjazz.org/central_pa_jazz_festival/

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Tuesday, August 16

with trumpeter and vocalist Nate Birkey

55 Bar

7 - 9 pm

NYC

http://55bar.com/

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Sunday, August 21

with vocalist Roz Corral

North Square (Brunch)

12:30 - 3 pm

NYC

http://northsquareny.com/our-jazz-brunch/

 

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Sunday, Sept. 18

CD Release Celebration of Jim Ridl's Door in a Field Volume 2, Songs of the Green River

with Steve Wilson, Zach Brock, and ...

55 Bar

6 - 9 pm

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

 

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Monday, October 10

Jim Ridl Group

55 Bar

7-9 pm

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

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Sunday, October 16

with Vocalist Trineice Robinson

Princeton University Chapel

11 am service

Princeton, NJ

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Sunday, October 30

Nosferatu (live orchestral performance with silent film)

Rowan University Ensemble

7 pm

Glassboro, NJ

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Monday, Nov 14

Jim Ridl Group

55 Bar

7-9 pm

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

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Monday, Dec. 12

Jim Ridl Group

55 Bar

7-9 pm

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

 

 

Wednesday, May 4 with Sheryl Bailey Quartet Fat Cat NYC

Saturday, May 7 Anthony Smith and Jim Ridl Duo (vibes and piano) I-Beam Brooklyn, NY

Monday, May 9 Jim Ridl Trio 55 Bar NYC

Saturday, May 14 with Gina Roche with John Swana

CapeBank Jazz @ the Pointe Jazz Festival

Tuesday, March 8 Duo with vocalist JD Walter Mezzrow, NYC

Saturday, March 26 with vocalist Roz Corral and her Quartet 55 Bar, NYC

March 11 - March 20 Japanese tour with vocalist Joanna Pascale

Fri 3/11 • Lifetime / Shizuoka city

Sat 3/12 • Pit Inn / Shinjuku Tokyo

Sun 3/13 • Kokawa Furusato Center / Kinokawa city Wakayama pref.

Mon 3/14 • Le Club Jazz / Kyoto city

Wed 3/16 • Star Eyes / Nagoya city

Fri 3/18 • Swing Hall / Musashino city Tokyo

Sat 3/19 • Body & Soul / Minami Aoyama Tokyo

Sun 3/20 • Into the Blue / Machida city Tokyo

 

2015

JANUARY 12 Jim Ridl Group 55 Bar 7 - 9 pm NYC

this month with PAUL JOST vocals • Steve Varner bass • Anwar Marshall drums

Thursday, Feb. 5

Tim Lekan Quintet @ Chris' Jazz Cafe

8 pm - Midnight, Philadelphia, PA

http://www.chrisjazzcafe.com/

 

Friday, Feb. 6

Gabriela Anders Quartet @ 55 Bar

6:30 - 9 pm NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Monday, Feb. 9

Jim Ridl Group @ 55 Bar (Every 2nd Monday of the month)

this month with Ignacio Berroa drums, and Dean Johnson bass

55 Bar • 7 - 9 pm NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Thursday, Feb. 12

Ralph Bowen Quartet @ Hotoke, New Brunswick, NJ

with Jim Ridl, Donald Edwards and Kenny Davis

Hotoke • 8 - 11 pm, New Brunswick, NJ

http://www.hotokerestaurant.com/

 

Sunday, Feb. 15

The Tim Lekan Qt.

@ The First Presbyterian Church of Cape May - Jazz Vespers

Cape May, NJ

3 - 4:15 pm

http://www.cmfirstpresbyterian.com/home.html

 

Thursday, Feb. 19

Gina Roche @ The New Leaf, Bryn Mawr, PA

Jazz Bridge Concert Series

7:30 - 9 pm

The New Leaf, 1225 Montrose Ave, Rosemont / Bryn Mawr, PA

http://www.jazzbridge.org/events/neighborhood-concerts/denise-montana/

 

Saturday, Feb. 21

Gene Perla Quintet @ Lafayette Bar, Easton, PA

9:30 pm - 12:30 am

Easton, PA

http://www.lafayettebarjazz.com/shows.htm

 

Monday, Feb. 23

Nate Birkey Qt. @ 55 Bar

55 Bar NYC • 7 - 9 pm

http://www.55bar.com/


Wednesday, March 4

Joanna Pascale @ Smoke Jazz Club

NYC

7, 9, and 10:30 pm

http://www.smokejazz.com/index.php/calendar/

 

Saturday, March 7

Nancy Reed @ The Deer Head

7 - 11 pm

The Deer Head Inn

Delaware Water Gap, PA

http://www.deerheadinn.com/


Monday, March 9

Jim Ridl Group @ 55 Bar (every 2nd Monday of the month)

this month with Tim Armacost, Lorin Cohen, Marko Marcinko

55 Bar • 7 - 9 pm NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Thursday, April 9

Nancy Reed Trio

Nancy, vocal; Steve Varner, bass

CD release celebration!

Kitano

8-11 pm

NYC

http://www.kitano.com/Jazz-Schedule

 

Monday, April 13

Jim Ridl Group (residency 2nd Monday of every month)

with James Genus, bass; Cliff Almond, drums

55 Bar

7-9 pm

NYC

http://55bar.com/

 

Tuesday, April 14

JD Walter Group

JD - Vocal, Luques Curtis - Bass, Obed Calvaire - Drums

Zinc Bar

8:30 and 10 pm

NYC

http://www.zincbar.com/all_upcoming_events

 

Thursday, April 16

Tony Moreno Trio

with Tony, drums;

55 Bar

7-9 pm

NYC

http://55bar.com/

 

April 17 -22

Nate Birkey Quintet

with Nate Birkey, trumpet; Sal Giorgianni, sax; Bill Moring, bass; Marko Marcinko, drums

Moscow, Russia

Krasnodar, Russia

 

Wednesday, April 22

Gabriela Anders Group

Gabriela - Vocal, with bass and drums TBA

55 Bar

7-9 pm

NYC

http://55bar.com/

 

Saturday, April 25

Jim Ridl and Gabriela Anders Duo (piano and voice)

Michiko Concert Series

at Roberto's Winds / Michiko Rehearsal Studios (2nd Floor)

8-10:00 pm

NYC

149 West 46 Street between 6th and 7th Av

212-302-4011 for more detailed info

 

Sunday, April 26 Jim Ridl Trio

w/ Lorin Cohen - Bass,

Union Church of Bay Ridge

4:30 pm concert

Brooklyn, NY

 

Sunday, August 9

Matthew Parrish Group

performing the Paul McCartney Songbook

with Joanna Pascale, Paul Jost, Tony Miceli, Dan Monaghan

Mt. Gretna Playhouse

7:30 pm

200 Pennsylvania Ave
Mt Gretna, PA 17064
717-964-3627

http://gretnamusic.org/

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Monday, August 10

Jim Ridl Group

with Harvie S. on bass and Tim Horner on drums

55 Bar (residency 2nd Monday of every month)

7-9 pm

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

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Wednesday, August 12

Paul Jost Group

performing Springsteen's Born to Run

with John Swana, Tony Miceli, Chico Huff, Anwar Marshall

55 Bar

7-9 pm

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

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Thursday, August 13

Tim Hagerty Quartet

with Doug Weiss and Adam Nussbaum

Smalls Jazz Club

7:30 - 10 pm

NYC

http://www.smallsjazzclub.com/

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Saturday, August 15

Scranton Jazz Festival

Nate Birkey Quintet

with Sal Giorgianni, Bill Moring, Marko Marcinko

7 pm

Main Stage

Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel

Scranton, PA

http://scrantonjazzfestival.org/schedule/

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Sunday, August 16

Scranton Jazz Festival

Scranton Jazz Festival Big Band

featuring Jon Faddis

8 pm

Main Stage

Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel

Scranton, PA

http://scrantonjazzfestival.org/schedule/

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Friday, August 21

Chris Rogers Quintet

with Ted Nash, Mary Ann McSweeney, Steve Johns

6:30 pm

Pierson Park

W. Main St. at the Hudson River.

Tarry Town, NY

http://jazzforumarts.org/blog/jazz-at-pierson-park-fridays-august-1-29-630-8-pm/

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Saturday, August 29

Nancy Reed Trio

with Steve Varner

CD release celebration

Deer Head Inn

7-11 pm

Delaware Water Gap, PA

http://deerheadinn.com/

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Monday, August 31

Nate Birkey Quartet

55 Bar

7-9 pm

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

 

 

 

 

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2014

Wednesday, Dec. 17

Why Not Jazz Room, NYC Deborah Latz Trio

Deborah Latz - voice, Ray Parker - bass

9 - 11:30 pm

http://www.whynotjazzroom.com/


Sunday, Dec. 21

Fat Cat, NYC Sheryl Bailey Quartet

9 pm to Midnight

http://www.fatcatmusic.org/


Wednesday, Dec. 24 Christmas Eve Holiday Performance

55 Bar, NYC

Nate Birkey Quartet

7 - 9 pm

http://www.55bar.com/


Tuesday, Dec. 30

Tim Lekan Group

Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro

8 pm

Somers Point, NJ

http://www.sandipointe.com/

 

Oct. 27 - Nov. 2 Mingus Big Band in China

Oct. 29 Shanghai Oriental Art Centre in Shanghai

Oct. 31 Guangzhou Xinghai Concert Hall in Guangzhou

http://mingusmingusmingus.com/the-mingus-bands/mingus-tours

 

Friday, Nov. 7 Gabriela Anders Quartet

55 Bar

7-9 pm NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Saturday, Nov. 8 Scott Robinson Quartet

Smalls Jazz Club

7:30 - 10 pm

NYC

http://www.smallsjazzclub.com/indexnew.cfm

 

Sunday, Nov. 9 Tim Lekan Quintet

CD release party for "Short Stories"

Sandi Pointe Bistro

Somers Point, NJ

http://www.sandipointe.com/

 

Monday, Nov. 10

(beginning this month, The Jim Ridl Group has a steady, once-a-month gig at the 55. Every 2nd Monday of the month!!!)

Jim Ridl Group

55 Bar

7 - 9 pm NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Sunday, Nov. 16th Relache Ensemble

Penn Museum

3 pm

Philadelphia, PA

http://www.penn.museum/events-calendar/details/1440-streams-of-consciousness.html

 

Saturday, Nov. 22 Tim Horner Quartet

Smalls Jazz Club

7:30 - 10 pm

NYC

http://www.smallsjazzclub.com/indexnew.cfm

 

Monday, Dec. 14th

Jim Ridl Group

with Harvie S. on bass and Adam Nussbaum on drums

55 Bar (residency 2nd Monday of every month)

55 Christopher St. (Sixth/Seventh Avenue)New York ( 212 )929-9883

7 - 9 pm

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

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Wednesday, Dec. 16th

Gabrielle Stravelli Quartet @ KITANO

(We recently returned from an amazing 30 day state department tour of Moldova, Azerbaijan, Slovenia and Matla! We performed workshops and concerts in each of these countries. Along with the American Songbook, Gabrielle will be singing a few of the native folksongs)

Gabrielle Stravelli - Vocal

Pat O'Leary - Bass

Jordan Young - Drums

Kitano 8 - 11 pm NYC

66 Park Avenue, East 38th St, NYC 212-885-7000

http://www.kitano.com/Jazz-Schedule

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Sunday, Dec. 20th

Christmas Concert at the Union Church of Bay Ridge

with the Union Church Choirs and

the Jim Ridl/Nate Birkey Quartet with Pat O'Leary on bass and Steve Holloway on drums

5 - 6:30 pm

7915 Ridge Blvd, Brooklyn, NY

http://www.unionchurchbayridge.org/events/

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Thursday, Dec. 24th

Christmas Eve with the Nate Birkey Quartet

55 Bar

7 - 9 pm

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

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Sunday, Dec. 27th

Paul Jost Trio

with Jim Ridl on piano and Boris Kozlov on bass

North Square (Washington Sq. Hotel)

Sets: 12:30 p.m. & 2:00 p.m

103 Waverly Place @ Macdougal NYC

www.northsquareny.com

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Wednesday, Dec. 30th

Dean Johnson Trio @ KITANO

CD release party of Triology

D. Johnson - bass

Jim Ridl - piano

Rogerio Boccato - drums

Kitano, NYC 8 - 11 pm

66 Park Avenue, East 38th St, NYC 212-885-7000

http://www.kitano.com/Jazz-Schedul

 

 

Thursday, July 3

with Ralph Bowen Quartet Smalls NYC

http://www.smallsjazzclub.com/indexnew.cfm

 

Saturday, July 5

with Nancy Reed The Deer Head Inn

Delaware Water Gap, PA

http://www.deerheadinn.com/


Monday, July 7

The Mingus Big Band The Jazz Standard NYC

http://jazzstandard.net/red/index.html

 

Wednesday, July 9

Gabriela Anders 55 Bar, NYC, 7 - 9 pm

http://www.55bar.com

 

Saturday, July 12

Jim Ridl Quartet

Smalls, NYC 7:30 - 10pm

with Tim Armacost - Sax

John Benitez - Bass

Mark Walker - Drums

http://www.smallsjazzclub.com/indexnew.cfm

 

Monday, July 14

The Mingus Big Band

The Jazz Standard NYC

http://jazzstandard.net/red/index.html

 

Thursday, July 17 - Sunday, July 20

with Joe Locke Quartet featuring Kenny Washington

Dizzy's Club Coca Cola NYC

http://jalc.org/dizzys/

 

Monday, July 21

55 Bar, NYC, 7 - 9 pm

Nate Birkey Quartet

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Thursday, July 24

Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra

The Hopper House

Nyack, NY

http://www.edwardhopperhouse.org/

 

Saturday, July 26

Evan Gregor Quartet

The Deer Head Inn
7 - 11 pm

Delaware Water Gap, PA

http://www.deerheadinn.com/

 

Tuesday, Sept. 30 / Wednesday, Oct. 1

Dave Liebman Big Band

Birdland Jazz Club

http://www.birdlandjazz.com/

 

October 3 - 13 Tour of Japan

with Joe Locke Quartet

Joe Locke - Vibes

Jim Ridl - Piano

Loren Cohen - Bass

Joe LaBarbera - Drums

 

Saturday, May 30

with Tim Hagerty Quintet

Trumpets

Montclair, NJ

http://www.trumpetsjazz.com/calendar/

 

Monday, June 2

Birdland Jazz Club, NYC, 7 pm

Jane Monheit sings Irving Berlin with

Mary Ann McSweeney - Bass (Musical Director and Arranger)

Jim Ridl - Piano

Alvester Garnett - Drums

Mike Fahn - Trombone

Chris Bacas - Sax

http://www.birdlandjazz.com/event/580595-jane-monheit-sings-irving-new-york/

 

Tuesday, June 3rd

Early Show 7 - 9 pm

Jim Ridl Trio

Jim Ridl - Keyboard

Mary Ann McSweeney - Bass

Tim Horner - Drums

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Friday, June 6

55 Bar, NYC, 7 - 9 pm

Vocalist Gabriela Anders with

Jim Ridl - Piano

Bass - tba

Cliff Almond - Drums

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Wednesday, June 18

Fat Cat, NYC, 9 pm to Midnight

Sheryl Bailey Quartet

Sheryl Bailey - Guitar

Jim Ridl - Piano

Bass - tba

Joe Strasser - Drums

http://www.fatcatmusic.org/

 

Thursday, June 19

with Nancy Reed

The Deer Head Inn

Delaware Water Gap, PA

http://www.deerheadinn.com/

 

Saturday, June 21

Puffin Foundation, Teaneck, NJ, 8 pm

Martin Wind Quartet

Martin Wind - Bass

Scott Robinson - Sax

Jim Ridl - Piano

Tim Horner - Drums

http://www.puffinculturalforum.org/component/rsevents/calendar-day/06/21/2014.html

 

Tuesday, June 24

55 Bar, NYC, 7 - 9 pm

Nate Birkey Quartet

http://www.55bar.com/

 

 

Saturday, April 19th

with vocalist Joanna Pascale

Center City Jazz Festival

Chris's Jazz Cafe Phila., PA

http://www.chrisjazzcafe.com/calendar/calendar/calendarTOC.php

 

Saturday, April 26

with Denis DiBlasio

clinic and concert (more info coming)

Carlyle, PA

 

Monday, April 28

with Scott Reeves Big Band

Tea Lounge, Brooklyn, NY

http://www.tealoungeny.com/calendar?cal=music

 

Tuesday, April 29

Early Show 7-9 pm

Jim Ridl Trio

Jim Ridl - Keyboard

Francois Moutin - Bass

Cliff Almond - Drums

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Friday, May 2

with Gabriela Anders

55 Bar, NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Saturday, May 3

with Brian Betz and Denis DiBlasio

Chris's Jazz Cafe, Phila., PA

http://www.chrisjazzcafe.com/calendar/calendar/calendarTOC.php?

 

 

Sunday, April 6

with Tim Lekan Quintet Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro

7 pm Somers Point, NJ

http://www.sandipointe.com/

 

Thursday, April 10

Princeton University Herbie Hancock Ensemble
(I'm coaching them this semester but they're ones hittin'!)

Cafe Vivian, Frist Campus Center, Princeton, NJ

http://www.princeton.edu/music/events/

 

Friday, April 11

with vocalist Gabriela Anders

55 Bar, NYC

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Saturday, April 12

Jon DiFiore Trio

Patricia M. Kuran Cultural Arts Center, Fanwood, NJ

http://www.fanwoodperformanceseries.org/

 

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2013

 

Saturday Feb. 9

Michael Stephans Spatial Edition

The Deer Head Inn

Delaware Water Gap, PA

7-11 pm

http://www.deerheadinn.com/music/music%28next%29.htm

 

Fri/Sat Feb. 15 and 16

The Mingus Big Band

The Jazz Standard

NYC

7:30 and 9:30 pm

http://jazzstandard.net/red/index.html

 

Sunday Feb. 17

The Tim Lekan Qt.

The First Presbyterian Church of Cape May - Jazz Vespers

Cape May, NJ

3 - 4:15 pm

http://www.cmfirstpresbyterian.com/home.html


Monday Feb. 25

The Mingus Big Band

The Jazz Standard

NYC

7:30 and 9:30 pm

http://jazzstandard.net/red/index.html

 

Tuesday, March 5

The Jim Ridl Trio

The 55 Bar, NYC, early show 7-9 pm

Jim Ridl - Keyboard

Martin Wind - Bass

Tim Horner - Drums

http://55bar.com/

 

• Sunday, March 17

The Sheryl Bailey Quartet

Fat Cat, NYC 9 pm

http://www.fatcatmusic.org/music3.html

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Wednesday, March 27

The Nate Birkey Qt.

The 55 Bar, NYC 7-9 pm

http://www.55bar.com/

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Monday, April 1

The Mingus Dynasty

The Jazz Standard, NYC 7:30 and 9:30 pm

http://jazzstandard.net/red/index.html

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Wednesday, April 3

The Jim Ridl Trio

/Steve Varner and Tim Horner

The Kitano, NYC 8 and 10 pm

http://www.kitano.com/Jazz-Schedule

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Monday, April 8

The Mingus Big Band

The Jazz Standard, NYC 7:30 and 9:30 pm

http://jazzstandard.net/red/index.html

 

Thursday, April 11

The Jim Ridl Quartet

The 55 Bar, NYC, early show 7-9 pm

Jim Ridl - Keyboard

Alex Sipiagin - Trumpet

Boris Koslov - Bass

Donald Edwards - Drums

http://55bar.com/

 

Friday April 12

The Jim Ridl Quartet w/

Alex Sipiagin, Boris Koslov, Donald Edwards

Cape Bank Jazz@ The Point Festival

Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro

http://www.spjazz.org/sptest/

• Monday, April 22

The Mingus Big Band

(Mingus Birthday Celebration with special guests/Mingus alumni Howard Johnson on Tuba, Jack Walrath on trumpet, Ronnie Cuber on bari sax)

The Jazz Standard, NYC 7:30 and 9:30 pm

http://jazzstandard.net/red/index.html

 

The Mingus Dynasty Italy Tour

with Craig Handy, Brandon Wright, Philip Harper,
Robin Eubanks, Boris Kozlov, Adam Cruz, Jim Ridl

• Friday, April 26th with the Turin Big Band

7 pm

Venue: Piazza Valdo Fusi, Associazione Jazz Club Torino

Torino, Italy

http://www.torinojazzfestival.it


• Saturday, April 27th Mingus Dynasty

Venue: Auditorium Monteverdi - Conservatorio di Mantova

9:15 pm

Mantova, Italy

http://www.mantovajazz.it/


• Sunday, April 28th

Venue: Associazione Vignola Jazz Club

9 pm

Vignola, Italy

http://www.vignolajazzclub.it


• Tuesday, April 30th

Venue: Jazz Club Ferrara

9:30 pm

Ferrara, Italy

http://www.jazzclubferrara.com


• Wednesday, May 1st

Venue: Blue Note Milan

9 and 11 pm

Milan, Italy

http://www.bluenotemilano.com/

 

• Monday, May 6th

The Mingus Big Band

The Jazz Standard, NYC 7:30 and 9:30 pm

http://jazzstandard.net/red/index.html

 

Tuesday, May 21

Sandi Pointe Tuesday Night Jazz Series

w/Tim Lekan and Bob Shomo

CD RELEASE!!

Somers Point, NJ

8 pm

http://www.sandipointe.com/

 

• Saturday, June 22

Joe Locke Quartet @ The Deer Head Inn

Joe Locke - vibes, Jim Ridl - piano, Tony Marino - bass, Bill Goodwin - drums

Delaware Water Gap, PA

http://www.deerheadinn.com/music/music%28next%29.htm

 

Sunday, June 23

Jim Ridl Quartet @ The 55 Bar

Craig Handy - sax, Jim Ridl - piano, Boris Kozlov - bass, Adam Cruz - drums

NYC

http://www.55bar.com/


Monday, June 24

The Mingus Big Band @ The Jazz Standard

NYC

http://jazzstandard.net/red/index.html

 

• Saturday, July 20

The Jim Ridl Quartet @ Smalls Jazz Club

Brandon Wright - sax, Jim Ridl - piano, Boris Kozlov - bass, Tim Horner - drums

NYC

http://www.smallsjazzclub.com/indexnew.cfm

2012

Friday, Jan. 6, 2012 JD Walter Quartet at Zinc Bar, NYC APAP Festival

Saturday, Jan., 7, 2012 Tim Horner Octet at The Puffin, Teaneck, NJ

Thursday, Jan 12 Tim Horner Quintet @ KITANO, NYC
CD RELEASE EVENT “THE PLACES WE FEEL FREE”
TIM HORNER, MARC MOMMAAS
JIM RIDL, JOHN HART, MARTIN WIND

Sunday, Jan 15 Janis Mann, with Jim Ridl, Dean Johnson and Tim Horner
The Blue Note Brunch

Jim Ridl Trio @ Smalls Jazz Club, NYC with Tom DiCarlo and Tim Horner

Monday, February 20 55 Bar, NYC • The Nate Birkey Qt.

Thursday, Feb. 23 Shanghai Jazz, Madison, NJ Duet with bassist Nilson Matta

Monday, Feb. 27 The Campus Center Theatre (Stockton Performing Arts Center)
Brubeck Project featuring The Michael Pedicin Qt.

Monday, March 5 The Tea Lounge, Brooklyn, NY The Scott Reeves Big Band

Thursday, March 8 Firecreek, Vorhees, NJ The Paul Jost Qt.

Sunday, March 11 Cape Bank Jazz@the Point Festival Tim Horner Quintet Gregory’s Restaurant
Somers Point, NJ

Thursday, March 15 Smalls Jazz Club, NYC The Scott Robinson Qt.

Friday, March 16 The Deer head Inn, Delaware Water Gap, Pa The Mike Collins 5tet

Sunday, March 18 Cape May Presbyterian Church - Jazz Vespers The Antfarm Quartet

Monday, March 26 Birdland, NYC / Bassist and arranger MaryAnn McSweeney with Jane Monheit
Swings Cole Porter’s Anything Goes With Special Guest Star Robert Creighton

Thursday, April 19th Nate Birkey Qt. @ 55 Bar, NYC

Friday, April 20 The Gina Roché Trio @ THE CHELSEA, Atlantic City, NJ

Sunday, April 22 Andrea Clearfield’s Salon in Philadelphia, For more information, visit www.andreaclearfield.com

Tuesday, April 24 Live radio broadcast with Jim and Kathy Ridl interviewed by Mia Randee can be heard on "Mia's World"

Tuesday, May 1 The Jim Ridl Quartet @ 55 Bar, NYC
playing music from the new CD, "Jim Ridl's Blue Corn Enchilada Dreams"
with Mike Rodriguez - Trumpet, John Benitez - Bass, Donald Edwards - Drums

Thursday, May 10 Paul Jost Quartet @ the Firecreek Inn, Voorhees, NJ

Monday, May 14 Nate Birkey Qt. @ 55 Bar, NYC

Saturday, May 19 The Michael Stephans Qt. @ The Lafayette Bar, Easton, PA

Thursday, May 31 Anthony Branker and WordPlay @ Taplin Auditorium in Fine Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

Friday, June 1 The Tim Horner Quintet @ Smalls Jazz Club, NYC

Wednesday, June 13 Sheryl Bailey Qt. @ Fat Cat, NYC

Saturday, June 23 The Deer Head Inn, Delaware Water Gap, Pa The Nancy Reed Trio

Monday, July 9 The Mingus Big Band @ The Jazz Standard, NYC

Sunday, July 15 Duet with bassist Andy Lalasis The Atlantic Club Hotel - Ono Chinese Bistro/Altantic City, NJ

July 19-26 Ximo Tebar and the IVAM Jazz Ensemble

Tour in Spain

Ximo Tebar - Guitar
Roque Martinez - Sax
Jim Ridl - Piano
Darryl Hall - Bass
Donald Edwards - Drums

July 19, Valladolid
July 20, San Javier (Murcia)
July 23, San Sebastian Jazz Festival
July 26, Valencia IVAM

Sunday July 22 in Gdansk, Poland with Gabriela Anders - Vocalist

with Boris Koslov, Donald Edwards and Jim Ridl
Ladies Jazz Festival
Ladies Jazz Festival 2012 - Gdynia, Poland
Location: Teatr Muzyczny Im. Danuty Baduszkowej - Du?a Scena
Price: 120,00 PLN
When: Sunday, 22 July 2012 19:00

August 3, 4 and 5

Nate Birkey Quartet Scranton Jazz Festival

Tuesday, August 21

The Michael Pedicin Quintet featuring Justin Faulkner Yoshi's San Francisco, CA

Thursday, August 23

The Michael Pedicin Quintet featuring Justin Faulkner / Vitello's, Studio City, CA

Friday, August 31 in Ukraine

The Jim Ridl Trio with Darryl Hall and Tim Horner
Koktebel Jazz Festival
Koktebel, Corsica, Ukraine (on the Black Sea)

Friday Sept. 14 Michael Pedicin Quartet, Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro, Somers Point, NJ

Saturday, Sept. 15 Michael Pedicin Quartet Chris's Jazz Cafe, Phila., PA

Sunday, Sept. 23rd The Jim Ridl Trio with Tim Horner and Tom DiCarlo The 55 Bar, NYC

 

Monday, Sept. 24

Nate Birkey Quartet

The 55 Bar

55 Christopher St. NYC

 

Friday, Oct. 12

Michael Stephans Qt.

The Deer Head Inn

Delaware Water Gap, PA

 

Tuesday, Oct. 16th

Jim Ridl Trio with Tim Lekan and Bob Shomo

Sandi Pointe Bistro

Somers Point, NJ

 

Thursday, Oct. 18th

Jim Ridl Qt. with Terell Stafford, John Benitez, Donald Edwards

performing the music of Blue Corn Enchilada Dreams

Arch Street Friends (East Room)

4th and Arch St., Phila., PA

 

Monday, Oct. 22

Scott Reeves Big Band The Tea Lounge Brooklyn, NY

 

Nov. 18 - 25

Germany tour with Wilhelm Scheer

featuring Jimmy Cobb and Randy Brecker

Saturday, Dec. 8 The Tim Horner Quintet The Kitano NYC

Sunday, Dec. 16th The Tim Horner Quintet The Puffin, Teaneck, NJ

Friday, July 26

with vocalist Sarah Partridge and bassist Bill Moring

@ Shanghai Jazz

6:30 and 8:30 sets

Madison, NJ

http://www.shanghaijazz.com/schedule.html

 

Saturday, July 27

with Brian Betz Quintet featuring Denis DiBlasio

@ Chris' Jazz Cafe

8 and 10 pm sets

Phila., PA

http://www.chrisjazzcafe.com/

 

Sunday, July 28

duo with bassist Andy Lalasis

@ ONO Restaurant at the Atlantic Club Casino - Jazz Brunch

12:30 - 3:30 pm

Atlantic City, NJ

http://www.atlanticclubcasino.com/shows/ono

 

Thursday, Aug. 1

with Lee Hogans Quartet

@ Makeda Ethiopian Restaurant

8-11 pm

New Brunswick, NJ

http://www.makedas.com/index.html

 

Wednesday, Aug. 14

with vocalist Nancy Reed and bassist Steve Varner

@ The Kitano

8 and 10 pm

NYC

http://www.kitano.com/Jazz-Schedule

 

Friday, August 16

duo with bassist Paul Klinefelter

@ Roller's at Flying Fish Restaurant

8 - 10:30 pm

Philadelphia, PA (Chestnut Hill)

http://www.rollersrestaurants.com/rollers/index.htm

 

August 29, 30, 31 and Sept. 1 (Thursday - Sunday)

with the Mingus Big Band

@ The Jazz Standard

(check website for set times)

NYC

http://www.jazzstandard.net/red/index.html

 

Th/Fr/Sa Sept. 12, 13 and 14

The Dave Liebman Big Band

@ Birdland

(check website for set times)

NYC

http://www.birdlandjazz.com/calendar/

 

Sunday Sept. 15

The Dave Liebman Big Band

@ Lake George Jazz Festival at Shepard Park

4:15 pm

Lake George, NY

http://www.lakegeorgearts.org/lakegeorge-jazz.htm

 

Friday, October 18

Jim Ridl Trio with Bob Shomo and Tim Lekan

@ Abington Presbyterian Church

evening performance

Abington, PA

http://www.apcusa.org/MusicAtAbington/

 

Sunday, November 10

with the Tim Horner Quintet

@ The Puffin

Teaneck, NJ

http://www.puffinfoundation.org/

 

 

For bookings, contact Jim Ridl.

 

2011

Thursday, Feb. 24th The Ralph Bowen Qt
Makedas, New Brunswick, NJ / 7:30-10:30 / CD Release! / http://www.makedas.com/
Wednesday, March 9 The Charles Pillow Qt
The Brooklyn Lyceum, Brooklyn, NY8 - 11 pmhttp://www.brooklynlyceum.com/TAB/calendar#/?i=3
Thursday, March 17 The Dave Wilson Qt
Miles Cafe, Manhattan7:30 - 9:30 pmhttp://www.milescafe.com/sche5/sche35.cgi?cm=&year=2011&mon=3
Saturday, March 19 Spatial Edition
Lafayette BarEaston, PA8 - 11 pm?http://www.lafayettebarjazz.com/
Thursday, March 24 The Jim Ridl Quartet

with
Terell Stafford
- Trumpet,
John Benitez - Bass,
Donald Edwards - DrumsThe Kitano, ManhattanShows 8:00 & 9:30 pmhttp://kitano.com/

Friday, March 25 The JD Walter Qt
Philadelphia Museum of Art5:30 - 8:30 pmhttp://www.philamuseum.org/calendarEvents/calendar.html?et=1&dt=March_2011
Saturday, March 26 JD Walter Qt
Jazzway 6004Baltimore, MDEvening House Concerthttp://www.jazzway6004.org/home.html
Tuesday, March 29 Tuesday Night Jazz Workshop
Jim Ridl, Paul Jost, Michael Pedicin, Tim Lekan, Bob ShomoSandi Point Coastal BistroSomers Point, NJ8 - 10:30 pmhttp://www.sandipointe.com/
Thursday, March 31 The Nate Birkey Qt

The 55 BarManhattan7 - 9 pmhttp://www.55bar.com/

Sunday, April 3

Anthony Branker and Word Play

Anthony Branker - Trumpet & Compositions
Ralph Bowen - Sax
Jim Ridl - Piano
Kenny Davis - Bass
Adam Cruz - Drums

Paul Robeson Center for the Arts/Solley Theatre, Princeton, NJ

https://www.artscouncilofprinceton.org/default.asp?p=CAL

Wednesday April 6, 2011

The Jim Ridl Quartet

Hyatt Hotel, New Brunswick, NJ

http://www.nbjp.org/

Jim Ridl, piano / Ralph Bowen, sax / Steve Varner, bass / Vince Ector, drums

Friday, April 8 / Saturday, April 9

The Mark Sherman Quintet featuring Randy Brecker

The Kitano, Manhattan

http://kitano.com/522/Bar_Lounge

Sunday, April 10

Jim Ridl, Piano Kathy Ridl, Bass

The Presbyterian Church of Lawrenceville

Lawrenceville, NJ

http://www.pclawrenceville.org/calendar.html

(later that night) Sunday, April 10

Charles Pillow Plays early 70's Miles Davis

55 Bar, NYC http://www.55bar.com/

Charles Pillow...soprano & alto sax & bass clarinet
Jim Ridl...keys
Jared Schonig...drums
Evan Marien...bass

 

May 16 - 22 Valencia, Spain with Ximo Tebar

April 20 - 30 Valencia, Spain with Ximo Tebar

 

June 18 - 25 West Coast Tour with JD Walter

June 18
Jazzvox Home Concert Series
Auburn, WA http://www.jazzvox.com/index.html

June 19
Jazzvox Home Concert Series
Camano Island, WA http://www.jazzvox.com/index.html

June 21
Jimmy Macks, Portland, OR
Special Early show: 6:30pm-7:30
Duo: JD Walter and Jim Ridl http://www.jimmymaks.com/calendar.html

June 23
Camellia Lounge, Portland, OR
9-11pm
Duo: JD Walter and Jim Ridl

June 24
Paschal Winery, Talent, OR
7-9 pm http://www.paschalwinery.com/Events.htm

June 25
Ernie Sheltons Concert Series, Sabastapol, CA
7:30-9:30 http://www.backyardjazz.com/jazz-calendar/

July 16

Miles Cafe (Manhattan) 7 - 8:30 pm

Marc McDonald Quartet: Marc McDonald - Alto Sax,
Jim Ridl - Piano, Karl Spicer - Bass, Gene Lewin - Drums

http://www.milescafe.com/sche5/sche35.cgi

 

July 21

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

International Jazz Festival Casa de Teatro 8 pm

Ximo Tebar Quintet (Celebrating Erik Satie)

Ximo Tebar - Guitar, Roque Martinez - Sax and Flute
Jim Ridl - Piano, Boris Kozlov - Bass, Donald Edwards - Drums

http://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=es&u=http://www.ccesd.org/index.php/Cine-musica-y-teatro/Ximo-Tebar.html&ei=6lYeTuiNMar20gGE3OmSAw&sa=X&oi=translate&ct=result&resnum=1&ved=0CCwQ7gEwAA&prev=/search%3Fq%3Dsanto%2Bdomingo%2Bximo%2Btebar%26hl%3Den%26client%3Dfirefox-a%26hs%3DPmC%26sa%3DG%26rls%3Dorg.mozilla:en-US:official%26channel%3Ds%26biw%3D1125%26bih%3D592%26prmd%3Divnso

July 25

The Tea Lounge, Brooklyn - The Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra

http://www.tealoungeny.com/calendar

 

July 28

Smalls, 9:30 pm, Manhattan - Ralph Bowen Quartet

Ralph Bowen - Tenor and Alto Sax. Jim Ridl - Piano.
Kenny Davis - Bass, Billy Drummond - Drums

http://www.smallsjazzclub.com/index.cfm?itemcategory=30817&calDate=7/28/2011&calDay=28&curntdate={ts%20%272011-07-13%2011:16:42%27}&allrows=true

August 5

Metropolitan Room, Manhattan - Tina Phillips - Vocalist from Denver

with Jim Ridl - Piano, Steve Varner - Bass, Steve Holloway - Drums

http://metropolitanroom.com/enhancedCalendar.cfm

 

Saturday, August 6

Scranton Jazz Fest - Hilton Hotel, Scranton, PA

Nelson Hill Quartet

http://scrantonjazzfestival.org/schedule-tickets/

 

Sunday, August 7

Scranton Jazz Fest - Radisson Hotel Scranton, PA

Festival Big Band

http://scrantonjazzfestival.org/schedule-tickets/

 

August 13

Dazzle, Denver, CO, Nate Birkey Quartet, featuring Jim Ridl

Nate Birkey - Trumpet, Jim Ridl - Piano
Mark Simon - Bass, Paul Romain - Drums

http://www.dazzlejazz.com/index.php?s=20&date=1313215200

Fri, Aug. 26

THE CHELSEA, Atlantic City, NJ • The Gina Roché Trio

Gina Roché - vocals, guitar
Jim Ridl - piano
Jim Hamilton - percussion

2 sets - 7:30-8:30pm & 9:00-10:00pm

The Chelsea Prime

Chelsea Avenue & The Boardwalk
located on the 5th floor
111 South Chelsea Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Monday, August 29

55 Bar, NYC The Nate Birkey Qt.
7-9 pm

http://www.55bar.com/

Sept. 8, 9 and 10

Birdland, NYC • The Dave Liebman Big Band

Shows at 8:30 and 11 pm

http://www.birdlandjazz.com/calendar/

Saturday, Sept. 10

Introducing the World Premiere of composer Anita Brown's original large-scale work commemorating the American experience surrounding our national tragedy of 9/11.
STAND: A Symphony for Jazz Orchestra

Nyack's Memorial Park, 2:00 pm, Admission is FREE!

Nyack, NY

http://anitabrownmusic.com/?section=home

Monday, Sept. 19

Birdland, NYC

Arrangements by MaryAnn McSweeney

Broadway at Birdland Presents:
Jane Monheit Swings Cole Porter’s Anything Goes
with Special Guest Star Marc Kudisch

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

$25.00

http://www.birdlandjazz.com/event/59759/

Wednesday, Sept. 21

Smalls Jazz Club, NYC • The Sheryl Bailey Qt.

11:30 pm

http://www.smallsjazzclub.com/index.cfm?itemcategory=30817&calDate=9/21/2011&calDay=21&curntdate={d%20%272011-09-13%27}&allrows=true

FREE CONCERT!
Friday, Sept 23, 2011

7 - 9:30pm

Doc Gibbs - percussion
Gina Roché - voice & guitar
Jim Ridl - piano
Jason Long - bass

Sponsored by The Upper Merion County Library
King of Prussia PA

Saturday, Sept. 24

Miles Cafe, NYC • The Marc McDonald Qt.

7 - 8:30 pm

 

Monday, Sept. 26

55 Bar, NYC • The Nate Birkey Qt.

7 - 9 pm

http://www.55bar.com/

Thursday, Oct. 13

Miles Cafe, NYC • The Dave Wilson Qt.

8:30 - 10 pm

Friday, Oct. 14

Abington Presbyterian Church Concert Series
1082 Old York Rd, Abington, PA

*** The Jim Ridl Quartet ***
performing music from "Jim Ridl's Blue Corn Enchilada Dreams"

Jim Ridl - Piano

Terell Stafford - Trumpet

John Benitez - Bass

Francis Benitez - Drums

Abington Presbyterian Church Concert Series
1082 Old York Rd,
Abington, PA

http://www.apcusa.org/programs/music-at-abington.aspx

Sunday, Oct. 30

Jazz Nights House Concert Series

Princeton, NJ 8 pm

*** The Jim Ridl Quartet ***
performing music from "Jim Ridl's Blue Corn Enchilada Dreams"

Jim Ridl - Piano Terell Stafford - Trumpet John Benitez - Bass Donald Edwards - Drums

Saturday, Nov. 5

The Lafayette BarMichael Stephan's Spatial Edition

Easton, PA

Saturday, Nov. 12

The Jazz GalleryThe Ralph Bowen Qt.

NYC, 9 and 10:30 pm

Thursday, December 1, 2011

The Gina Roche Quartet
in concert!
with these amazing musicians!
JIM RIDL - piano
TIM LEKAN - acoustic bass
JIM HAMILTON - drums

Collingswood Jazz Bridge Concert
to be held at The Collingswood Community Center

concert time: 7:30 - 9pm

Tickets sold only at the door $10/$5 students

First Thursday Collingswood Jazz Series 2011/2012
Our ninth season kicks off in October with a great lineup of performers below! Catch the fun at the Collingswood Community Center, 30 Collings Ave (next to the Firehouse) Shows start at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $10 and $5 for students. BYOB and free soft drinks! For info: call 856-858-8914 or visit www.jazzbridge.org
For more info visit: www.jazzbridge.org

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Michael Pedicin CD Release Performance
Celebrating the new CD Ballads…Searching for Peace

Friday, December 2, 2011 Sets at 8-9PM and 9:30-10:30PM

Sandi Pointe Coastal Bistro, 908 Shore Rd., Somers Point, NJ 609-927-2300

Michael Pedicin-tenor saxophone, Jim Ridl-piano, John Valentino-guitar, Andy Lalasis-bass, Bob Shomo-drums

$10 admission, students admitted free with proper ID

http://www.spjazz.org/

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Chris' Jazz Cafe, Philly, PA

Saturday, Dec. 3
8pm & 10pm-$20

Michael Pedicin Quintet & His new CD, BALLADS–Searching For Peace
www.michaelpedicin.com

Michael Pedicin-tenor saxophone, Jim Ridl-piano, John Valentino-guitar, Andy Lalasis-bass, Bob Shomo-drums
BUY TICKETS NOW: www.seatengine.com

http://www.chrisjazzcafe.com/

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Harlem Speakeasy Orchestra

Thursday December 8th, 2011 8:30pm-12pm

We're gonna have a fabulous Holiday Gala show on the 8th of December - feature the band and FULL CAST of amazing HSO singers swinging the scene like only they can.
Some groovy Holiday tunes!
Some Souljaz!
Some Packrat classics!

and - a whole bunch of brand-new, never before heard arrangements!

Come all ye hipful and let us make your spirits bright!

special holiday drinks, carol sing-alongs and such.....

Thursday December 8th, 2011 8:30pm-12pm
The Cave at St. Georges. 209 East 16th street NYC. just east of 3rd avenue

tickets - $23 in advance (send paypal payment to harlemspeakeasy@gmail.com)
$25 at the door (RSVP to harlemspeakeasy@gmail.com)
either way gets you 2 free drinks.

check out the HSO youtube channel:
http://www.youtube.com/user/harlemspeakeasy?feature=mhum
twitter: harlemspeakeasy
facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Harlem-Speakeasy/124415677636222

 

Saturday, Dec. 10
Paul Jost Quartet
Jim Ridl-piano, Bob Shomo-drums, Steve Varner-bass
Jazz In Winslow

3-5:30 p.m.
491 Williamstown Rd
Sicklerville New Jersey
856-875-4700
Price: $25.00 PER PERSON INCLUDES DINNER
Age Limit 21+
http://jazzinwinslow.com/

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Dec. 15-23 playing in Spain with Guitarist Ximo Tebar and the IVAM Jazz Ensemble.
Valencia, Madrid and Santiago de Compostela.

 

 

2010

Wednesday Jan. 6th, 2010

ANTFARM QUARTET @ Cheltenham First Wednesdays Jazz Series
Jazz Bridge Presents Cheltenham First Wednesdays Jazz Series 7-9:00pm
Cheltenham Arts Center Cheltenham, PA
info@jazzbridge.org

Sunday January 10

JD Walter Live At 55 Bar CD Release http://www.55bar.com/

JD Walter...Voice/Orrin Evans...Keyboards/Jim Ridl...Rhodes/Donald Edwards...Drums

Wednesday, January 13

Matt Wigton Trio w/ Fred Kennedy and Jim Ridl

Blue Water Grill NYC (Union Square) 7:30-11:30pm
http://www.brguestrestaurants.com/music_calendar/calendar.php?restaurant=BWG&id=4664

Saturday, January 16

Michael Stephans Spatial Edition @ The Deer Head Inn

w/ Zach Brock, Jim Ridl and Steve Varner
at The Deer Head Inn, Delaware Water Gap, PA, 7-11pm
http://www.deerheadinn.com/music/music%28this%29.htm

Thursday, Jan. 21

Nate Birkey Quartet @ 55 Bar

55 Bar, NYC, 7-9 pm http://www.55bar.com/

Monday, Jan. 25

Deadra Hart Group @ Spike Hill

w/ Zach Brock, Jim Ridl, Matt Wigton and Fred Kennedy
Spike Hill, Brooklyn, NY, 11 pm (one set)
http://www.spikehill.com/SHOWLISTINGS/tabid/58/Default.aspx

Friday, Jan. 29

with vocalist Lauren Hooker @ Hibiscus (Caribbean) Restaurant

Best Western Hotel Morristown, NJ.

Wednesday, Feb. 3

Antfarm Quartet @ Westchester University

Westchester, PA Noontime Concert info

Sunday February 21

ANTFARM QUARTET @ JAZZ VESPERS, Cape May
First Presbyterian Church of Cape May Cape May, NJ

Thursday, March 11

Jim Ridl Quartet @ The Kitano, NYC

w/ Ralph Bowen, Tom DiCarlo and Tim Horner
http://kitano.com/522/Bar_Lounge

Friday, March 19

Denis DiBlasio Quartet featuring Randy Brecker

w/ Jim Ridl, Steve Varner and Jim Miller
@ Gerald Veasley’s Jazz Base Crowne Plaza, Reading, PA
Berks Jazz Festival
http://www.berksjazzfest.com/ticketedevents.htm

Friday, April 16

Jim Ridl Quintet @ Philadelphia Museum of Art

w/ Charles Pillow, Ralph Bowen, Tom DiCarlo and Tim Horner
@ Philadelphia Museum of Art in The Great Stair Hall
http://www.philamuseum.org/artafter5/

Sunday, April 18

ANTFARM QUARTET @ Concert at William & Mary College

Kimball Theatre 8:00PM The Antfarm Quartet performs with the William & Mary Jazz Ensemble


Monday, May 3 WVIA tv / radio, Scranton, PA

8 pm - Live Broadcast Spatial Edition http://www.wvia.org/

Michael Stephans - Drums, Zach Brock - Violin
Steve Varner - Bass, Jim Ridl - Piano

 

Tuesday, May 4 The 55 Bar NYC

The Mark Sherman / Tim Horner Quartet

Mark Sherman - Vibes
Tim Horner - Drums
Tom DiCarlo - Bass
Jim Ridl - Keyboard

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Saturday, May 8 Puppet's Jazz Bar, Brooklyn, NY

The Boris Koslov Trio

Boris Koslov - Electric Bass
Jamie Aff - Drums
Jim Ridl - Piano and Synth

http://www.puppetsjazz.com/

 

Wednesday, May 12 The Zinc Bar NYC

JD Walter Group

JD Walter - Vocal
Seamus Blake - Saxophone
Donald Edwards - Drums
Orrin Evans - Keyboard
Jim Ridl - Keyboard

http://zincbar.com/homepage

 

Friday, May 14 The Deer Head Inn Delaware Water Gap, PA

Spatial Edition

Michael Stephans - Drums
Zach Brock - Violin
Steve Varner - Bass
Jim Ridl - Piano

http://www.deerheadinn.com/

 

May 24 - June 22 Rhythm Road: American Music Abroad

Asia tour sponsored by Jazz @ Lincoln Center and the State Department

The Mark Sherman and Tim Horner Quartet

Mark Sherman - Vibes
Tim Horner - Drums
Tom DiCarlo - Bass
Jim Ridl - Piano

Russia (Vladivostok, Nakhoda) May 26 - 30

South Korea (Seoul, Dongdaegu) May 31 - June 5

China (Shenyang, Guangzhou, Foshan, Guilin) June 6 - 15

Philippines (Manila, Cebu) June 16 - 21

http://jalc.org/TheRoad/bands/2010/sherman_horner.asp

 

Saturday, Sept. 11

COTA Jazz Festival
Delaware Water Gap, PA

Spatial Edition

Michael Stephans - Drums
Zach Brock - Violin
Steve Varner - Bass
Jim Ridl - Piano

http://www.cotajazz.org/2010-schedule/

 

Thursday, Sept. 16

55 Bar, NYC

Nate Birkey Quartet

http://www.55bar.com/

 

Monday, Sept. 27

Miles Cafe/NYC

Nate Birkey Quartet

http://www.milescafe.com/ny/

 

Saturday, October 2

Lafayette Bar
Easton, PA; 9 pm

Spatial Edition

Michael Stephans - Drums
Zach Brock - Violin
Steve Varner - Bass
Jim Ridl - Piano

http://www.lafayettebarjazz.com/

 

Tuesday, Oct. 5

Deer Head Inn

Delaware Water Gap, PA

Dave Liebman Big Band

http://www.deerheadinn.com/

 

Wednesday, Oct. 6

Iridium Jazz Club / NYC

Dave Liebman Big Band

http://www.iridiumjazzclub.com/calendar.php#201010

 

October 12th

Antfarm Quartet
(Jim Ridl-Piano, Bob Shomo-Drums, Tim Lekan-Bass, Paul Jost-Vocal)

Philly's Platinum Grille
Philadelphia, PA 19118
215-247-2312
http://www.antfarmquartet.com/ www.phillysplatinumgrille.com

Oct. 15

Deer Head Inn
Delaware Water Gap, PA

Spatial Edition

Michael Stephans - Drums
Zach Brock - Violin
Steve Varner - Bass
Jim Ridl - Piano

http://www.deerheadinn.com/

Oct. 30

Chris' Jazz Cafe Phila., PA

Dave Liebman Big Band

http://www.chrisjazzcafe.com/calendar/calendar/calendarTOC.php

Nov. 10

Miles Cafe / NYC

Todd Horton Quartet

http://www.milescafe.com/ny/

 

2009 past gigs

Feb. 4 Lauren Hooker Quartet Onieals Grand Street, NYC

Feb. 12 Vince Ector Quartet Papillion 25. South Orange, NJ

Feb. 16 Nate Birkey Quartet The 55 Bar, NYC

Feb. 18 JD Walter Quartet CD Release Party for "Live in Portugal" Zinc Bar, NYC

Wednesday, Feb. 25 Jim Ridl Trio at Cachaca NYC Jim Ridl - Piano / Tom Dicarlo - Bass / Tim Horner - Drums

Thursday, Feb. 26 Lauren Hooker Quartet "Brooklyn Sings - Brooklyn Swings"

Brooklyn Public Library - Flatbush Ave and Eastern Pkwy, Brooklyn, New York

Monday, March 2 Michael Pedicin Quintet Stockton Performing Arts Center, Pomona, NJ

Saturday, March 7 Michael Pedicin Quintet Chris's Jazz Cafe, Phila., PA

Sunday, March 8 Jim Ridl Quintet Cape Bank Jazz @ the Point Festival 2009

Performing at: The Inlet 998 Bay Ave., Somer's Point, NJ

Wednesday, March 11 Jim Ridl Group The 55 Bar, NYC

Sunday, March 22 Lauren Hooker Duo The Priory

233 W. Market St., Newark, NJ 07103

Sunday, March 22 Vince Ector Quartet

Trinity Lutheran Church Jazz Vespers 195 Claremont Jersey City, NJ

Tuesday, March 24 Nate Birkey Quartet The 55 Bar, NYC

Saturday, March 28 VInce Ector Quartet Baird Arts Center, South Orange, NJ

Sunday, March 29 Scott Reeves Quintet The 55 Bar, NYC

Saturday, April 4 Antfarm Quartet The Inlet, Somer's Point, NJ

Saturday, April 11 Michael Stephans Quartet The Deer Head Inn, Delaware Water Gap, PA

Tuesday, April 14 JD Walter Quartet The 55 Bar, NYC

Friday and Saturday, April 24 and 25 Scott Reeves Quintet Cecil's Jazz Club, West Orange, NJ

Sunday, May 3 Scott Reeves Quintet The 55 Bar, NYC

Sunday, May 17 Nathan Eklund Quintet The 55 Bar, NYC

Monday, May 18 Nate Birkey Quartet The 55 Bar, NYC

Wednesday, May 20 The Antfarm Quartet
St. Augustine Prep / Community Concert Series. Richland, NJ
Paul Jost - vocals/harmonica
Tim Lekan - bass
Jim Ridl - piano
Bob Shomo - drums

Monday, June 22, 2009 Nate Birkey Quartet

55 Bar 55 Christopher St., NYC

Nate Birkey - trumpet & voice
Special Guest: master drummer Ignacio Berroa
Bill Moring
- bass
Jim Ridl - rhodes

Wednesday, June 24, 2009 JD Walter Quartet

JD Walter - voice & loops
Orrin Evans - nord keyboard
Donald Edwards - drums
Jim Ridl - rhodes


Thursday, June 25 Duo with Nate Birkey Scalini Osteria, Bronxville, NY

Sunday June 28 Chamber Music Concert 6
Perelman Theater / The Philadelphia Orchestra

Tuesday, June 30 Duet with Guitarist Vic Juris
Baldwin Jazz Piano Series Whole Foods West Orange, New Jersey

Thursday, July 9 • Vince Ector Quartet • Irvington Park, Lyons Ave / Irvington, NJ

Friday, July 10 • Antfarm Quartet • Philadelphia Museum of Art

http://www.philamuseum.org/calendarEvents/calendar.html?et=1&dt=July_2009

Sunday, July 12 • Jim Ridl Quartet w/ Charles Pillow, Tom Dicarlo and Tim Horner

55 Bar NYC http://www.55bar.com/

Monday, July 13 • Nate Birkey Quartet • 55 Bar NYC

Sunday, July 19 • Charles Pillow's Pictures at an Exhibition

Saturday, August 1 • JD Walter Quartet Chris' Jazz Cafe 8 and 10 pm Phila, PA

Wednesday, August 12 • Mark Sherman TrioBaldwin Jazz Piano Series
Whole Foods,
West Orange, New Jersey

Monday, August 17 * * * The Jim Ridl Quintet • 55 Bar, NYC
Steve Wilson • Charles Pillow • Jim Ridl • Tom Dicarlo • Tim Horner

Thursday, Sept. 10 • Nate Birkey Quartet • Kitano Hotel NYC

Saturday, Sept. 19 • Ignacio Berroa QuartetLake George Jazz Festival, Lake George, NY

Friday, October 23

with Vocalist Lauren Hooker @ Hibiscus (Caribbean) Restaurant
Best Western Hotel • 270 South St. Morristown, NJ. (973)-350-0200

Saturday, October 24

Nate Birkey Trio @ Duane Park, NYC 9:00 - 11:00p
157 Duane St, btwn West Broadway & Hudson, NYC • 212.732.5555

Sunday, November 1    

The Ximo Tebar Quartet  @   55 Bar NYC

Ximo Tebar - Guitar • Jim Ridl - Rhodes • Boris Kozlov - Bass • Donald Edwards - Drums

Tuesday, Nov 10

Nate Birkey Quartet 55 Bar NYC

Thursday Nov. 12th The Antfarm Quartet @ Noontime Concert Series, Wilmington, DE

Tuesday, December 22 Nate Birkey Quartet 55 Bar NYC

 

2008 past gigs

Jan. 12 Chris' Jazz Cafe Phila., Pa The Antfarm Quartet Cd Celebration of "Dialogues, Part. 2"
Jan. 10 IAJE convention Toronto, Canada • Imperial Ballroom-Fairmont Royal York Ralph Bowen Quartet
Saturday, Jan. 26 The Vince Ector Quartet The Michener Art Museum Doylestown, Pa
Sunday, Jan. 27 The Scott Reeves Quintet The 55 Bar 55 Christopher St., NYC
Thursday Feb 7 Charles Pillow Group Keystone College, La Plume, Pa • performing Pictures at an Exhibition

Saturday, March 1 Composer ANDREW STERMAN premieres
THE PATH TO PEACE
Joe's Pub 425 Lafayette St, NYC 7:30pm
http://www.joespub.com

Friday, March 7 Jim Ridl Trio Jim Ridl - Piano Francois Moutin - Bass Tim Horner - Drums
Shanghai Jazz, Madison, NJ http://www.shanghaijazz.com/schedulefinal.htm

Tuesday, March 11 The Jim Ridl Quartet
Charles Pillow reeds, Jim Ridl piano, Tom Di Carlo bass, Tim Horner drums
The 55 bar NYC - beginning at 10 pm
http://www.55bar.com

Friday & Saturday / March 14 & 15 Scott Reeves Quintet
Scott Reeves -
Trombone Rich Perry - Saxophone Jim Ridl - Piano Mike McGuirk - Bass Andy Watson - Drums
Live recording! Cecil's Jazz Club & Restaurant
364 Valley Road, West Orange, NJ
(973) 736-4800
(Jersey Tpke. or Garden State Pkwy. to 280 West, right at exit 10 & take 1st right)
http://www.cecilsjazzclub.com/calendar/public.cfm

Tuesday, March 25 The Nate Birkey Quartet
The 55 bar
NYC - 2 Sets beginning at 7 pm
http://www.55bar.com
Nate Birkey - Jim Ridl - Tony Marino - Marko Marcinko

Wednesday, March 26 Piano Master Class and Solo Concert
West Chester University, West Chester, PA

Sunday, March 30 Sheryl Bailey Quartet
Sheryl Bailey - Jim Ridl - Rene Hart - Shingo Okudairo
Blue Note NYC
http://www.bluenote.net/newyork/schedule/moreinfo.cgi?id=5911

Wednesday, June 18 The 55 Bar/NYC The Early Show 7-9 pm
JD Walter - Vocal • Jim Ridl - Rhodes • Mark Kelley - Bass • Bruce Cox - Drumshttp://www.55bar.com/

Friday, June 20 Lagoa, Portugal
Lagoa Jazz Festival with JD Walter Quartet, Lagoa, Algarve (Portugal)
Jd Walter - Vocal • Jim Ridl - Piano • Mark Kelley - Bass • Donald Edwards - Drums

Sunday, June 22 Faro, Algarve (Portugal) Clinic with JD Walter Quartet
at the Association of Culture, Faro, Algarve (Portugal)

Thursday / Friday, June 26 / 27 Bronxville, NY duo with Nate Birkey
Nate Birkey - Trumpet and Vocal
• Jim Ridl - Piano
Scalini Restaurant, Bronxville, NY, 7 -10 pm www.scaliniosteria.com

Thursday, July 3 Madison, NJ Solo Piano at Shanghai Jazz, 7 - 9:30 pm Madison, NJ
http://www.shanghaijazz.com/schedulenonflash.htm

Friday, July 4 The Deer Head Inn, Poconos, PA The Jim Ridl Quartet
Jim Ridl - Piano • Chris Karlik - Saxophones • Tom Di Carlo - Bass • TIm Horner - Drums
http://www.deerheadinn.com/

Thursday, July 10 The Metropolitan Room, NYC The Nate Birkey Quartet
The Metropolitan Room, NY, NY
http://www.metropolitanroom.com/

Saturday, July 12 Bronxville, NY duo with Nate Birkey
Nate Birkey - Trumpet and Vocal
• Jim Ridl - Piano
Scalini Restaurant, Bronxville, NY, 7 -10 pm
www.scaliniosteria.com

Sunday, July 13 Nyack, NY Scott Reeves Quartet RiverSpace Cafe, Nyack, NY
Scott Reeves - Trombone
Rich Perry - Saxophone
Jim Ridl - Piano
Mike McGuirk - Bass
Andy Watson - Drums

Friday, July 18 Atlantic City, NJ The Gina Roche Quartet Dante Hall, Atlantic City, NJ
Gina Roche - Vocal • Jim Ridl - Piano • Chico Huff - Bass • Allison Miller - Drums

Sunday, July 20 Doylestown, PA The Vince Ector Quartet at the Cliveden Jazz Fest Doylestown, PA
Vince Ector - Drums • tba - Saxophone • Jim Ridl - Piano • Leon Dorsey - Bass

Sunday, August 3 Scranton PA SCRANTON JAZZ FESTIVAL with The JD Walter Quartet
JD Walter, vocals - Jim Ridl, piano - Boris Kozlov, bass - Donald Edwards, drums

Thursday, August 7 NYC The Nate Birkey Quartet The Kitano, NY, NY
Wednesday, August 26 Newark, NJ The Vince Ector Quartet Weequaic Park, Newark, NJ
Sept. 30 - Oct. 4  Sheryl Bailey Quartet Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola
Sheryl Bailey - Guitar Jim Ridl - Piano Rene Hart - Bass Shingo Okudaira - Drums

Monday, Oct. 6 Nate Birkey Quartet 55 Bar, NYC
Thursday's Oct. 9, 16, 23 and 30 Nate Birkey Duo Scalini's Restaurant Bronxville, NY
Friday, Oct. 10 Martin Wind Quartet The Deer Head Inn Delaware Water Gap, PA
Martin Wind - Bass Scott Robinson - Sax Jim Ridl - Piano Tim Horner - Drums
Saturday, Oct. 18 Michael Stephans Quartet The Deer Head Inn Delaware Water Gap, PA
Friday, Nov. 7 and 8 Cape May Jazz Festival
••Michael Pedicin Qt.
Carney's Other Room
••Denis DiBlasio Quintet Carney's
Nov. 11 - 19 Ximo Tebar Quintet Valencia, Spain
Monday, Nov. 24 Nate Birkey Qt. 55 Bar, NYC 7 - 9 pm
Tuesday, Dec. 9 • Nate Birkey Qt • 55 Bar, NYC 7 - 9 pm • 55 Christopher St., NYC
Thursday, Dec. 18 • JIM RIDL TRIO •
Shanghai Jazz in Madison, NJ with Martin Wind on bass and Tim Horner on drums

 



 

2007 past gigs

jan. 29 & 30 with the bruce thornton jazz quartet college of st. benedict in st. joseph, minnesota
feb. 1 with scott reeves' manhattan bones trumpets jazz club montclair, nj
feb. 5 with guitarist jef lee johnson nyc / jazz standard
feb. 6
noontime concert w/ antfarm quartet richard stockton college of new jersey
feb. 7th nyc / 55 bar jim ridl quartet with steve wilson sax ugonna okegwo bass jeff ballard drums
feb. 8 with dave wilson quartet chris' jazz cafe, philly pa

feb. 10 with vocalist carol heffler lambertville station, PA
feb. 12, 19, 26
duet with bassist joe michaels sullivan's steakhouse, king of prussia, pa
feb. 16
jim ridl trio with nate birkey (trumpet / vocal)
deerhead inn http://www.deerheadinn.com/music/music(this).htm
feb. 22 w/ rob brosch trio ludwig's restaurant, phila., pa
feb. 23 w/ dave liebman big band orange county community college, new york state
march 1 w/ nate birkey quartet nyc http://www.kitano.com
march 3
in concert w/ diane monroe and michal schmidt corning, ny

july 18 joanna pascale quintet loew's hotel/philly
july 23 jim ridl trio the 55 bar/nyc with brain howell - bass / dan monaghan - drums
august 8 the nate birkey quartet the 55 bar/nyc
august 11 jd walter quartet the deerhead inn/delaware water gap, pa
august 12 the antfarm quartet arts alive concerts/atlantic city, nj
august 17 ralph bowen quartet ortlieb's jazz haus/philly
august 30 the antfarm quartet gerald veasley's jazz base/the sheraton hotel/reading, pa

friday / saturday , november 16 &17 @ 8pm
TRIBECA Performing Arts Center, NYC / Jazz in Progress: The Next Faces of Jazz
Jazz Vocalist JD Walter Quartet
featuring: pianist, arranger Jim Ridl and the Sojourner Strings
with Miriam Sullivan-Bass, Vince Ector-drums
The Sojourner strings are: Marlene Rice-violin, Judith insell-viola, Nioka Workman-cello
199 Chambers Street #110SC , New York, NY 10007
Info@tribecapac.org • Box Office: 212.220.1460

monday , december 10 @ 10pm - 1am the 55 bar / nyc THE JIM RIDL GROUP
premiering the work-in-progress SOL LLENA SUITE by Jim Ridl
jim ridl pianovic juris
guitar charles pillow clarinet/saxjay anderson bass tim horner drums
more info: http://www.55bar.com/

tuesday , december 18 @ 7pm the 55 bar / nyc NATE BIRKEY Quartet
more info: http://www.55bar.com/

friday, december 28 the deerhead inn/delaware water gap, pa
MICHAEL STEPHANS Quartet
with dave liebman, francois moutin,
jim ridl and michael stephans


2006 past gigs

jan 5 with the denis diblasio qt., collingswood community center, collingswood,nj
jan. 13 in duet with tony miceli, philly art museum, phila., pa
jan. 22 in duet with diane monroe, croft farm, cherry hill, nj
jan. 28 with the ant farm qt., cumberland county college, vineland, nj
feb. 2 with the francois moutin qt., 55 bar, nyc
feb. 6 with the ron kerber qt., swarthmore college, swarthmore, pa
feb. 10 in duet with diane monroe, university of sranton, scranton. pa
feb. 16 with the bel canto chorus, acda convention/st. thomas church, nyc
feb. 16 with the manhattan bones, sweet rhythm, nyc
feb. 19 with jd walter and joris teepe, smoke, nyc
feb. 23 - 24 with todd horton qt., loew's hotel, phila., pa
feb. 28 - 7 FRANCE

feb. 28 with rick margitza qt.,la fontaine, paris, france
march 3 in duet with darryl hall, la borie, limoge, france
march 6 in duet with darryl hall, l'archipel, paris,france

march 16 - 17 with todd horton qt., loew's hotel, phila., pa
march 24 with gerald veasley qt and kurt elling, berks jazz fest, reading., pa
april 6 with j. calvin weston group, world cafe, phila., pa

april 12 with todd horton quartet loew's hotel 6-9 pm phila., pa
april 19 with todd horton quartet loew's hotel 6-9 pm phila., pa
april 21 with todd horton quartet loew's hotel 6-9 pm phila., pa
april 28
with
todd horton quartet loew's hotel 6-9 pm phila., pa

april 30 with the george rabbai and ron kerber quintet
good shepherd lutheran church concert series southhampton, pa

fri. june 9 with Joanna Pasqual Loew's Hotel, 6-9pm Philadelphia, PA
sat. june 10 with Antfarm Quartet at the Seafood Fest Gardner's Basin Atlantic City, NJ
thurs. june 15
at Ludwig's in Philadelphia 9:30pm - 12:30am
fri. june 16
with JD Walter Quartet at The Firehouse, Philadelphia, PA 6-8pm
sun. june 18
with JD Walter Trio at Smoke in NYC. 6:30 - 8:30pm
wed. june 28
with Joanna Pasqual Loew's Hotel, 6-9pm Philadelphia, PA
fri. june 30 with Joanna Pasqual Loew's Hotel, 6-9pm Philadelphia, PA

thurs. july 20 at Ludwig's in Philadelphia 9:30pm - 12:30am
thurs. july 27
at Ludwig's in Philadelphia 9:30pm - 12:30am
sat. july 29
with Tony DeAngeles Quartet at Chris's Jazz Cafe in Philadelphia
sun. august 6 with Marko Marcinko Quartet at Scranton Jazz Festival; Scranton PA
sat. august 12
In Concert with violinist Diane Monroe, Catskills, NY

sunday sept. 10 morrisville jazz fest jim ridl trio with francois moutin and ari hoenig, morrisville, pa
monday sept. 11
at Small's (NYC) with steve wilson, francois moutin,
ari hoenig
monday sept. 11 Swarthmore College in concert with violinist Diane Monroe
friday sept. 15 with Dave Liebman Big Band birdland, nyc
sat. sept. 30
with Denis DiBlasio Quintet Long Beach Island, NJ

sunday oct. 15 Denis DiBlasio Quintet at Villanova University Chapel
sunday oct. 22 Antfarm Quartet Cape May Jazz Vespers

thursday, nov. 2, friday, nov. 3, friday, nov. 10 & friday, nov. 17
w/ vocalist joanna pascale
loew's hotel 6-9 phila., pa

monday, nov. 6 55 bar NYC jim ridl trio w/ francois moutin, bass; marko marcinko on drums
saturday, nov. 11 w/ vocalist carol heffler lambertville station lambertville, nj
thursday, nov. 16
w/ tony deangeles trio tony on drums; tim lekan on bass- ludwig's restaurant phila. pa
tuesday., nov. 28
duet w/ saxophonist dave homan brother's moon hopewell, nj
thursday, nov. 30
w/ rob brosh trio ludwig's restaurant phila., pa

 

december, 2005

mon. dec. 5: New York City
JIM RIDL: Solo Concert Series at
The AC Piano Craft Showroom
333 52nd street (between 8th and 9th)
with special guest DIANE MONROE, violin

november, 2005 wed. nov 2: Glassboro, NJ
Rowan University / Jim Miller Faculty Concert
featuring the JIM RIDL SEXTET

fri. nov 4: Philadelphia, PA
The Philadelphia Art Museum - the philadelphia chamber music society presents:
• Van Pelt Auditorium • 8:00pm
performing works by prokofiev, baker, steinhardt, smart and still.

violinist Diane Monroe, pianist Michal Schmitz, and pianist Jim Ridl

sat. nov. 5: Philadelphia, PA Chris's Jazz Cafe
1421 sansom (between broad and 15th)
CD RELEASE CELEBRATION of new CD
"YOUR CHEATIN' HEART and other works"
THE JIM RIDL QUINTET
with/ ron kerber, jd walter, steve varner and jim miller

sun. nov. 6: Trenton, NJ RAT'S restaurant at the Scuplture Gardens
with the Dan Franta Trio

sunday nov. 20: Cape May, NJ Jazz Vespers
(at the Presbyterian Church across from the Merion Inn)
with the ANTFARM QUARTET

October, 2005

sat., oct. 1: Trenton, NJ Candle Light Lounge

sun, oct. 2: "Strings For Schools" Concert with violinist Diane Monroe

wed. oct. 5: Glassboro, NJ Rowan University (Concert Hall)
Faculty Duet Concert with Denis DiBlasio

thurs. oct. 6: Collingswood, NJ; Collingswood Community Center Jazz Series
with Ron Kerber Quartet

sun. oct 9: Washington DC; THE DAVE LIEBMAN BIG BAND
Episcopal High School, Alexandria, VA 22302
www.episcopalhighschool.org

mon. oct. 10: New York City, THE DAVE LIEBMAN BIG BAND
The Cutting Room, 19 W. 24th street, NYC, NY
(b/w Broadway and 6th)

thurs. oct. 13: Denver, Colorado the DAVE LIEBMAN BIG BAND
at University of Colorado at Denver
concert and live dvd recording!

thurs. oct. 20: Ft. Washington, PA, Germantown Academy
The JIM RIDL SEXTET with
Ron Kerber, Paul Jost,
Steve Varner, Jim Miller and Jim Ridl
(morning assemblies)

and later that same day....

thurs. oct. 20: New York City

55 Bar
Jim Ridl, Francois Moutin, Marko Marcinko

wed, oct. 26: Phila., PA Loew's Hotel (in the SOULFOOD LOUNGE)
with Todd Horton

 

September, 2005

saturday sept. 3: Delaware Water Gap, PA

at the THE DEERHEAD INN 8:00pm - 12:00am
CD CELEBRATION of the release of
"YOUR CHEATIN' HEART and other works"
by the JIM RIDL QUINTET with Ron Kerber, JD Walter, Steve Varner, Jim Miller and Jim Ridl
www.deerheadinn.com

monday sept. 5: Chaddsford, PA

CHADDSFORD WINERY JAZZ FESTIVAL
THE JIM RIDL QUINTET will play from 12:00pm - 2:30pm
Celebrating the release of
"YOUR CHEATIN' HEART and other works"
with Ron Kerber, JD Walter, Steve Varner, Jim Miller and Jim Ridl
www.chaddsford.com/website/

*********************

saturday sept. 10: Atlantic City, NJ

The Ozone Lounge at the Flagship Hotel with the JIM RIDL TRIO

wednesday sept. 14: Philadelphia, PA

Alma de Cuba at 9pm with Al Aguilera

saturday sept. 17: Westchester, PA

VINCENT'S 9pm-12:30am
CD RELEASE PARTY of
Wilhelm Scheer's recording "BEBOP EXCELLENCE"
with:
Dr. Wilhelm Scheer, bari sax
Cecil Payne, bari sax
Gunnar Mossblad, saxes
John Swana, trumpet
Mike Boone, bass
Mickey Roker, drums
Jim Ridl, piano

wed, sept. 21: Glassboro, NJ

Rowan University (in the Concert Hall)
8pm Faculty Concert with Doug Mapp, bassist

fri, sept. 23: Phila., PA

Loew's Hotel (in the SOULFOOD LOUNGE)
6-9pm with Todd Horton

mon, sept. 26: Somer's Point, NJ

SAIL'S with Antfarm Quartet

thurs, sept. 29: Phila., PA

Loew's Hotel (in the SOULFOOD LOUNGE) with Todd Horton

fri, sept. 30: Trenton, NJ

Trenton Marriott Hotel with Carol Heffler

 

August, 2005

august 11: Westchester, PA Vincent's with The GLENN FERRACONE QUARTET

august 12: The Philadelphia Art Museum with The RON KERBER QUINTET

august 13: Lambertville, NJ; Lambertville Station with Carol Heffler, vocalist

august 14: Atlantic City, NJ; ARTS ALIVE FESTIVAL!

the ANTFARM QUARTET and the JIM RIDL QUARTET

august 19: Concordville, PA at the Concordville Inn

august 20: Collingswood NJ Jazz Festival with the DENIS DIBLASIO QUINTET

august 21: Cape May, NJ Jazz Vespers with the BRIAN BETZ QUARTET

august 22: Somer's point, NJ SAIL's Restaurant with The ANTFARM TRIO

august 25: Philadelphia, PA Loew's SOULFOOD LOUNGE with TODD HORTON QUARTET

august 26: Concordville, PA at the Concordville Inn

august 27: Atlantic City, NJ; The Ozone Lounge ( Flagship Hotel) the JIM RIDL TRIO

august 29: Somer's point, NJ SAIL's Restaurant with The ANTFARM TRIO

June/July, 2005

May, 2005

may 12, 2005 somer's point, nj sails, with paul jost and tim lekan

may 19, 2005 vincent's in westchester, pa The Glenn Ferracone Quartet

may 26, 2005 somer's point, nj sails, with paul jost and tim lekan

April, 2005

april 27, 2005 philadelphia alma de cuba with al aguilera 9pm

april 28, 2005 somer's point, nj sails, with paul jost and tim lekan

april 29, 2005 philadelphia loew's hotel with todd horton

March, 2005

4/6 philadelphia loew's hotel with todd horton

4/7 sails, with paul jost and tim lekan, somer's point, nj

4/9 manhattan bones with scott reeves; purchase state college; ny brass conference

March, 2005

3/1 - 11 tour in spain with jd walter
jd walter, vocals; jim ridl, piano; ratzo harris, bass; bruce cox, drums

3/1-2: BARCELONA - JAMBOREE CLUB
3/ 3: ALCOY - CENTRE CULTURAL DE ALCOI
3/4: SANTA POLA - CASA DE LA CULTURA DE SANTA POLA
3/ 5: VILLENA - CASA DE LA CULTURA DE VILLENA
3/6: GALAPAGAR - TEATRO JACINTO BENAVENTE
3/9; OVIEDO - CENTRO CULTURAL CAJA-ASTUR
3/10: GIJON - CENTRO CULTURAL CAJA-ASTUR
3/11: ARANDA DE DUERO - CENTRO CULTURAL CAJA DE BURGOS

3/20 denis di blasio quintet villanova university chapel

February, 2005

2/7 toledo, ohio - murphy's jazz club toledo, ohio

2/8 art tatum scholarship concert series and master class
jim ridl, featured guest artist
university of toledo, toledo, ohio

2/12 HOLD FAST TO DREAMS (dave brubeck/langston hughes)
at Nassau Presb. Church, Princeton, NJ
with Princeton Pro Musica, Frances Slade, conductor
with the Trenton Children's Chorus, Victor Shen, Artistic Director
Rochelle Ellis, Soprano, Charles Evans, Baritone
with the JIM RIDL JAZZ QUARTET
ron kerber, saxophone, steve beskrone, bass, erik johnson, drums

2/18 antfarm quartet in havre de grace, maryland at harford college

2/19 harrisburg hilton
with Donny McCaslin (sax) and Dwayne Dolphin (bass)

January, 2005

1/19-22 dave liebman's big band at birdland, nyc

1/30 55 bar, nyc / THE JIM RIDL QUINTET
duane eubanks, trumpet; matthew parrish, bass; mark walker, drums; jim ridl, piano

December, 2004

12/3 chris's jazz cafe, phila, pa/ THE JIM RIDL QUARTET
Ron Kerber, sax;   Steve Varner, bass;   Jim Miller, drums;  Jim Ridl, piano

12/2 collingswood jazz series, nj/ THE JIM RIDL TRIO
Steve Varner, Jim Miller and Jim

November, 2004

11/13 deer head inn, dela. water gap, pa/ THE JIM RIDL QUARTET
John Swana, Matthew Parrish, Ian Froman and Jim

11/5 philly art museum jazz series/ THE JIM RIDL QUINTET
Ron Kerber, sax;   JD Walter, vocals;  Steve Varner, bass;   Eric Johnson, drums;  Jim Ridl, piano

June, 2004

6/9 manhattan new music project concert
featuring "avant noir" the music of composer paul nash
CAMI Hall; 165 west 57th st; nyc(near carnegie hall)
wednesday, june 9 at 8 pm

April, 2004

4/ 4 with Diane Monroe, violin, Settlement Music School, Phila

4/ 15 - 17 Jazz Celebration at Metro State, Denver, Colorado

March, 2004

3/5  Pat Martino/Jim Ridl Duet in Verizon Hall, the Kimmel Center, Philadelphia

3/6  jim ridl's door in a field with darryl hall and mark walker, Mill Hill Playhouse, Trenton

3/9 Antfarm Quartet at Stockton College, NJ

3/12 with Tony Miceli at the Hilton, Harrisburg, PA

3/13 Cathy Rocco at Congress Hall, Cape May, NJ

3/21 Antfarm Quartet at Mojo's, Margate, NJ

3/28 Antfarm Quartet at Mojo's, Margate, NJ

February, 2004

2/1 Antfarm Quartet at Mojo's, Margate, NJ

2/7 jim ridl's door in a field at Chris' Jazz Cafe, Philadelphia

Jim Ridl, Tony Marino, Dan Monaghan, special guest John Swana

2/8 Denis DiBlasio Quintet at Villanova University, PA (in the Chapel) 3-5:00pm

2/28 Jim Ridl interview on WRTI Jumpstreet Jazz Show

with Bob Perkins and Harrison Ridley, Jr.

2/29 Antfarm Quartet at Mojo's, Margate, NJ 6:30-10:30 pm

December, 2003

12/4 The Glenn Ferracone Quartet at Vincent's, Westchester, PA

12/6 Jazz at the Candlelight Lounge, Trenton

with Duane Eubanks and Jack Waltrip

12/13 Pat Martino & Jim Ridl, Duets at The Tin Angel, Philadelphia

12/14 The Antfarm Quartet at Mojo's, Margate, NJ

with Tim Lekan, Bob Shomo and Paul Jost

12/18 The Glenn Ferracone Quartet at Vincent's, Westchester, PA

12/20 Jim Ridl's Door in a Field with Dave Liebman @ Deer Head Inn

with Darryl Hall, Tim Horner and special guest, Dave Liebman

12/21 Dave Liebman and Jim Ridl Duet @ Jazz Gallery, NYC

November, 2003

11/2 Jim Ridl's Door in a Field @ Ellarslie Museum, Trenton, NJ
Jim Ridl, Conrad Korsch, Dan Monaghan, Diane Monroe

11/22 Marc McDonald Quartet at Mill Hill Playhouse, Trenton, NJ

August, 2003

8/31 Jim Ridl's Door in a Field @ Chadds Ford Winery Jazz Festival

Jim Ridl, Darryl Hall, Mark Walker

July, 2003

7/30 Jim Ridl's Door in a Field CD Release Party! The 55 Bar, NYC, NY

June, 2003

6/21 Pat Martino and Jim Ridl Duet at The Tralf, Buffalo, NY

6/24 Birdland, New York NY JVC Jazz Festival
Pat Martino and Jim Ridl Duet
Russell Malone and Benny Green Duet

April, 2003

4/24-26 Birdland, New York NY with the Dave Liebman Big Band

4/18 Philadelphia Museum of Art, Friday Night Concert Series
Duet with bassist Tim Lekan

4/5 Cape May Jazz Festival, Cape May, NJ
with the Denis DiBlasio Quartet, featuring James Moody

March, 2003

3/27 Vincent's, West Chester, PA
with the Glenn Ferracone Quartet

3/22 Chris' Jazz Cafe, Philadelphia, PA
with the Dave Liebman Big Band

3/15 The Deer Head Inn, Delaware Water Gap, PA
with the Dave Liebman Big Band

3/13 Vincent's, West Chester, PA
with the Glenn Ferracone Quartet

3/4-9 The Jazz Showcase, Chicago, IL
Pat Martino Quartet with Tyrone Brown (Bass), Scott Robinson (Drums)

February, 2003

2/25 - 3/2 The Catalina's, Los Angeles, CA
Pat Martino Quartet with Tyrone Brown (Bass), Scott Robinson (Drums)

2/20-22 The Fukuoka Blue Note, Fukuoka, Japan
Pat Martino Quartet with Tyrone Brown (Bass), Scott Robinson (Drums)

2/17 The Osaka Blue Note, Osaka, Japan
Pat Martino Quartet with Tyrone Brown (Bass), Scott Robinson (Drums)

2/9 The Tin Angel, Philadelphia, PA Duet with Pat Martino, guitar

2/7 Harford College, Bellair, MD with the JD Walter Quartet
JD Walter, vocals; Ari Hoenig, drums; Steve Varner, bass

January, 2003

1/30 Vincent's, West Chester, PA
with the Glenn Ferracone Quartet
Glenn Ferracone, drums; Paul Klinefelter, bass

1/18 Bates College, Lewiston, ME
Duets with Pat Martino, guitar

December, 2002

12/4-7 Jazz at the Bistro, St. Louis, MO
Duets with Pat Martino, guitar

12/2 The Michael Pedicin Quartet at The 55 Bar, NY, NY
Michael Pedicin, sax; Jim, piano; Darryl Hall, bass; Jim Miller, drums

November, 2002

11/29-30 Chris' Jazz Cafe, Philadelphia, PA The Pat Martino Quartet, including:
Pat Martino, guitar;  Jim, piano;  Steve Varner, bass; Scott Robinson, drums.

11/27 Jim Ridl's Door in a Field
The 55 Bar, NY, NY with with Darryl Hall and Mark Walker

October, 2002

10/11 Jim Ridl's door in a field
The Philadelphia Art Museum with darryl hall and mark walker

November, 2002

European Tour with The Pat Martino Quartet

Pat Martino, guitar; Steve Varner, bass; Scott Robinson drums

11/18-21 Pizza Express, London England

11/23 Neferteti Nightclub, Goteborg, Sweden

11/24 Cosmopolite Nightclub, Oslo, Norway

11/25 JVC Jazz Festival, Warsaw, Poland

June, 2002

6/11 Jim & friends played at The 55 Bar, NYC