Concert Calendar

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Event Information

  • Fri
    04
    Jan
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Gary Wang (bass) and Vins Valega (drums)
  • Fri
    11
    Jan
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Jim Whitney (bass) and Ethan Eubanks (drums)
  • Fri
    18
    Jan
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Matt Pavolka (bass) and Groovewood McNuffy (drums)
  • Fri
    25
    Jan
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Jim Whitney (bass) and Jeremy Carlstedt (drums)
  • Fri
    25
    Jan
    2019

    Ethan Eubank's Detroit Grease

    6-9pm

    55 Bar
    55 Christopher St, NYC

    Classic organ trio swing, boogaloo and funk with Al Street (gtr), BP (organ) and Ethan Eubanks (drums)

  • Thu
    31
    Jan
    2019

    Ethan Eubank's Detroit Grease

    8-11pm

    Rockwood Music Hall, Bar above Stage 3
    185 Orchard St, New York, NY 10002

    Classic organ trio swing, boogaloo and funk with Al Street (gtr), BP (organ) and Ethan Eubanks (drums)

  • Fri
    01
    Feb
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Ed Howard (bass) and Rob Garcia (drums)
  • Fri
    08
    Feb
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Matt Pavolka (bass) and Alex Kautz (drums)
  • Fri
    15
    Feb
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Ed Howard (bass) and Paul Wells (drums)
  • Fri
    22
    Feb
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Sam Weber (bass) and Jay Sawyer (drums)
  • Thu
    14
    Mar
    2019

    Ethan Eubank's Detroit Grease Organ Trio

    8-11pm

    Rockwood Music Hall, Bar above Stage 3
    185 Orchard St, New York, NY 10002

    Ethan is out tonight, but we'll be holding' down the mantle of Detroit Grease, playing classic organ trio swing, boogaloo and funk with Brad Shepik (gtr), BP (organ) and Joe Strasser (drums)

  • Fri
    15
    Mar
    2019

    PS 130 Music Festival

    6:15-8:15pm

    PS 130 Upper School, 4th Floor Auditorium
    713 Caton Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11218

    The PS 130 PTA Music Committee is proud to present the Fifth Annual PS 130 Music Festival, a community celebration featuring parent musicians from PS 130. With musical styles ranging from Appalachian to Latin, traditional Hebrew song to Russian folk, rock and R&B to jazz, classical and musical theater, the PS 130 Music Festival will be a musical celebration of our diverse neighborhood and school community.

    The concert line-up will feature PS 130 parent and faculty performers, both professional and amateur musicians including: Jacob Arnold, Graham Brice, Andrew Brunsden, Debbie Deane, Michael Devellis, Chris Hiatt, Aleksandra Kameneva, Josh Levine, Christine Long Gabel, Johnny Gandelsman, Emma Graves, Valentina Kvasova, Joe Maximo, Larry May, Susan May, Jill Montagna, John Montagna, Michelle Neuringer, Robby O'Sullivan, Bennett Paster, Jon Protas, Don Rodríguez Gómez Rosa, Simeon Seigel, Deidre Rodman Struck, Eleanor Taylor, Philippa Thompson, Allison Langerak Tuzo, Wyatt Tuzo, Carol Wei, Jim Whitney, Eldad Zvulun plus guest house drummer Rich Zukor.

    Admission Free, suggested donation $10/family.  All donations benefit the PS 130 PTA which supports music and arts programming at the school.

  • Sat
    16
    Mar
    2019

    Hope Debates and North 40

    6-9pm

    55 Bar
    55 Christopher St, NYC

    Country and soft-rock classics, plus entertaining original music with the dynamic Hope Debates (vox), Tony Scher (gtr), Matt Pavolka (bs), Diego Voglino (dr) and yours, truly on keys.

  • Fri
    22
    Mar
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Gary Wang (bass) and Ethan Eubanks (drums)
  • Thu
    28
    Mar
    2019

    Loyales Winter Dance Party!

    9pm-12am

    Sunny's Bar Red Hook
    253 Conover St, Brooklyn, NY

     

    Dance off the cold with The Loyales, a party band I play with that NY Magazine called "A living, breathing jukebox, full of expertly curated 45s."  Our playlist includes classic soul, Stax and Motown, classic country and bluegrass, vintage reggae and some choice 80's favorites.  We rarely showcase in public- mostly we play hipster weddings and swanky corporate parties. So come join us in Hipster Red Hook for music, dancing, drinks and merriment.

    No cover charge- donations appreciated.

    Milton (vox/guitar), Julia Joseph (bvox/perc), Martin Kearton (gtr), BP (keys), Jeff Eyrich (bass), Robert Weiss (drums)

  • Fri
    29
    Mar
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Alex Kautz (bass) and Evan Gregor (drums)
  • Mon
    01
    Apr
    2019

    Josh Shneider's Love Speaks Orchestra

    8-11pm

    Slope Lounge
    837 Union St, Brooklyn, NY 11215

    Free, $5 suggested donation

    Join us as we perform music from the new Brooklyn Jazz Underground Records CD by the Joshua Shneider "Love Speaks Orchestra." I promise an evening of contemporary jazz big band music by composer Joshua Shneider featuring some of NYC's most intrepid improvisers.  Joshua Shneider, composer and conductor

  • Thu
    04
    Apr
    2019

    Detroit Grease Organ Trio

    8-11pm

    Rockwood Music Hall, Bar above Stage 3
    185 Orchard St, New York, NY 10002

    Ethan Eubanks is out tonight, but we'll be holding' down the mantle of his Detroit Grease organ trio, playing classic organ trio swing, boogaloo and funk with Al Street (gtr), BP (organ) and Joe Strasser (drums)

  • Fri
    05
    Apr
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Sam Weber (bass) and Willard Dyson (drums)
  • Sat
    06
    Apr
    2019

    Bill, Still! The Music of Bill Withers

    9-11:30pm

    Bar Lunatico
    486 Halsey Street, Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn, NY

    Everybody loves Bill Withers. But if you're like me, there are some "deep-cut" BW songs you might not know. And, with his notoriously low profile in the scene, he hasn't performed live in decades. Bill, Still! seeks to present Withers' music in a modern, straightforward context that let's the man's songs and classic arrangements shine without unnecessary adornment. Put simply, we've assembled a list of Bill's hits and some lesser-known gems and a group of NYC's funkiest cats are going to deliver simply and straight to your soul, with deep reverence and love.

    Irving Louis Lattin (vocals/guitar), Al Street (guitar), BP (keys), Andy Hess (bass), Ethan Eubanks (drums/MD)

  • Fri
    12
    Apr
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Greg Ryan (bass) and Gene Jackson (drums)
  • Fri
    26
    Apr
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Matt Pavolka (bass) and Gene Jackson (drums)
  • Fri
    03
    May
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Peter Slavov (bass) and Alex Kautz (drums)
  • Fri
    10
    May
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Ed Howard (bass) and Scott Neumann (drums)
  • Fri
    17
    May
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Elias Bailey (bass) and LaFrae Sci (drums)
  • Tue
    21
    May
    2019

    Jim Whitney @ Halyard's

    8-9:30pm

    Halrayrd's
    406 3rd Ave, Brooklyn (@ 6th St)

    Join us for a set of original jazz and groove music by Jim Whitney.  Nate Radley (gtr), BP (keys), Jim Whitney (bass), Rob Garcia (drums)  $10 suggested donation

  • Tue
    21
    May
    2019

    Jim Whitney @ Halyard's

    7-9pm

    Halyard's
    406 3rd Ave, Brooklyn (@ 6th St)

    Join us at the venerable this cool BK restaurant and bar, rapidly becoming a destination for jazz in the borough, as we play music by my longtime friend and colleague Jim Whitney, from his debut CD: Dodecahedron. The music is contemporary jazz;  broad-based, challenging and unique.  We've assembled most of the band from the recording- I love playing with these guys and I predict a great evening of creative music-making.

    Nate Radley - guitar
    Bennett Paster - keyboards
    Jim Whitney - bass & compositions
    Rob Garcia - drums

  • Fri
    24
    May
    2019

    Bennett Paster Trio

    6-10pm

    Hillstone
    153 E 53th St (54th St @ 3rd Ave), NYC
    Free

    My Friday evening trio residency continues in earnest at Hillstone. Join us for a drink, some spinach dip, steak or sushi, or just chill and listen as we play original music, jazz and standards, Stevie and Beatles tunes and more at the Ranch. Corcoran Holt (bass) and Diego Voglino (drums)
  • Tue
    11
    Jun
    2019

    Jim Whitney @ Barbés

    7-8:30pm

    Barbés
    376 9th St, Brooklyn (@ 6th Ave)

    Join us at the venerable this cool BK restaurant and bar, rapidly becoming a destination for jazz in the borough, as we play music by my longtime friend and colleague Jim Whitney, from his debut CD: Dodecahedron. The music is contemporary jazz;  broad-based, challenging and unique.  We've assembled the band from the recording- I love playing with these guys and I predict a great evening of creative music-making.

    Nate Radley - guitar
    Bennett Paster - keyboards
    Jim Whitney - bass & compositions
    Eric Halvorson - drums

  • Fri
    26
    Jul
    2019

    Stanford Jazz Workshop: Residency

    Braun Music Center
    471 Lagunita Drive
    Stanford, CA 94305

    For more than 30 summers I've spent time performing, teaching and learning at the West Coast's premiere jazz educational gathering: the Stanford Jazz Workshop.  I'll be in residency teaching masterclasses, leading ensembles and performing.  If you are looking for a place to hone your jazz skills, make some new friends and connections and hear an astounding festival of concerts, please consider joining us!  Full details at stanfordjazz.org