Saturday, July 6, 2013

Romancing the Dark CD Release Concert and more!

June 20th is the official release date for my newest CD "ROMANCING THE DARK" 
Whoo Hoo! The CD will finally hit the streets!!

Sat. July 20th 
Join me for the CD Release Party of my original compositions...
"Romancing the Dark"  

at: Casa Karen! 
doors open at 7:30 / show 8:00

Making music with me that night will be: Paul Unger bass, George Oldziey piano & accordion, John Mills sax, clarinet & piano, Steve Schwelling drums & percussion, and violinist extraordinaire James Anderson!

call (512) 459-9900 for reservations and details! (c.c. accepted over phone)

$20 / Free refreshments!
Casa Karen
7402 Greenhaven 78757

I am thrilled to share my work with you and play with these outstanding artists!
Getting to see sax wiz John Mills play piano and clarinet, and Pianist George Oldziey play accordion is worth the price of admission!
NEXT UP: Pete Rodriguez band at Casa Karen!!
Sat. August 17th
I am so excited to be hosting this wonderful trumpet player and his group at our jazz series!!
$20 / must call for reservations (512) 459-9900
free refreshments with ticket price
along with Pete will be:
Ben Irom piano/ Sam Panky Bass / Daniel Dufour drums
doors open 7:30 / show starts 8:00
If you're in the NY area late summer: August 31st I will be performing at: 
"The Wall Street Jazz Festival" in Kingston NY !!
with: Peggy Stern, Jay Clayton and an amazing line up of incredible jazz artists!! This will be a great weekend of fine music!  More details soon!


Fri. September 6th watch for GATO 6 returning to the Elephant Room!! I love singing with this high energy latin/jazz band!!  Our GATO6 release "El Viento" is getting a lot of air play on Miami radio stations and Chicago as well!

September 21st Rich Harney and his group will be our featured guests at Casa Karen!

If you're in the NYC area in October...
October 16th 
Suzi Stern at KITANO in NYC!!
with Peggy Stern piano
Harvie S bass


October 26th THE EDDIE GOMEZ TRIO returns to our Casa Karen Series! 
 I am so thrilled to host these remarkable musicians again at Casa Karen:

October 26th THE EDDIE GOMEZ TRIO returns to our Casa Karen Series! 
This will most certainly sell out so Call now for reservations!! (512) 459-9900
Stefan Karlsson piano and Ed Soph drums with the remarkable Eddie Gomez on bass 
We can't wait!!


November 16th The Clay Moore Quartet at Casa Karen!!!
Call for reservations: (512) 459-9900

December 14th  at Casa Karen
From NYC  the wonderful Stan Killian group!!
call (512) 459-9900 for details and tickets

December finds me traveling to Dallas to perform with Rich Harney, Alex Coke and Buddy Mohamed for the performance of our jazz version of the Dylan Thomas classic:

 "A Childs Christmas in Wales"  More details soon!


Scroll down in this blog and read more about some very cool gigs that have happened in the recent past!
Thanks for checking out my site and hope to see you at the concerts!
All the Best,