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UPCOMING SHOWS

Date Artist City Venue
5/14/17 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY West End Collegiate Church
Time: 11:00am. Address: 245 West 77th St. Venue phone: 212-787-1566. Morning worship with sacred jazz. With Daniel Foose, bass; Scott Latzky, drums.
5/19/17 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6-7:30 pm. With Daniel Foose, bass.
5/22/17 Mary Foster Conklin Quartet New York, NY Zinc Bar
Time: 7:00pm. Address: 82 West 3rd Street (btw Thompson/Sullivan). Venue phone: 212-477-9462. 7-9 pm. Mary Foster Conklin, vocals; Ed Howard, bass; Vince Cherico, drums
7/01/17 - 7/02/17 Deanna Witkowski Trio Ashtabula, OH St. Peter Episcopal Church
Address: 4901 Main Ave. Venue phone: 440-992-8100. In celebration of their 200th anniversary, St. Peter’s Episcopal has commissioned Deanna to write a new choral anthem, which will be premiered on this weekend. Deanna’s trio will also give a Sat evening concert and will lead music in the Sun morning service.
8/14/17 - 8/18/17 Deanna Witkowski- solo piano New York, NY Bryant Park
Time: 12:30pm. Address: 42nd Street between 5th/6th Aves. Piano in the Park. 12:30-2:30 each day.
1/21/18 Deanna Witkowski Trio Alexandria, VA St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Time: 5:00pm. Address: 228 South Pitt St. Venue phone: 703-549-3312. Jazz mass. With Daniel Foose, bass; Scott Latzky, drums.
4/09/18 - 6/04/18 Artist residency Itaparica, Bahia Sacatar Institute
As a recipient of the Sacatar Institute Fellowship, Deanna will spend two months doing research related to her upcoming recording, the Nossa Senhora Suite. Read more about the recording at her NYFA page: https://www.nyfa.org/ArtistDirectory/ShowProject/6431fb33-4360-464a-9c90-dd7dad82ddac

PAST SHOWS

Date Artist City Venue
4/20/17 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6-7:30 pm. With Dave Ambrosio, bass.
4/11/17 DIVA Jazz Orchestra Liverpool, NY Liverpool High School
Time: 7:30pm. Address: 4338 Wetzel Road.
3/28/17 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. with Daniel Foose, bass
3/22/17 Deanna Witkowski Trio Staten Island, NY Wagner College
Time: 7:00pm. Address: 1 Campus Road. with Daniel Foose, bass; Vince Cherico, drums
3/19/17 Dolores Scozzesi Quartet New York, NY Metropolitan Room
Time: 7:00pm. Address: 34 W 22nd St (btw 5th/6th Aves). Venue phone: 212-206-0440.
3/18/17 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:30pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6:30-8 pm. With Daniel Foose on bass.
3/15/17 Mary Foster Conklin Duo New York, NY Saint Peter’s Church
Time: 1:00pm. Address: 619 Lexington Ave. Midday Jazz at Saint Peter’s.
3/09/17 - 3/10/17 Recording new album of jazz hymn arrangements! Brooklyn, NY Bunker Studio
with Daniel Foose, bass; Scott Latzky, drums
3/07/17 Mary Foster Conklin Trio New York, NY Cornelia Street Cafe
Address: 29 Cornelia St. Venue phone: 212-989-9319.
2/23/17 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6-7:30 pm. With Dave Ambrosio, bass.
2/15/17 Deanna Witkowski- solo piano New York, NY Lord & Taylor
Time: 10:00am. Address: 424 5th Ave (at 39th St). From 10 am-2 pm on the third floor.
1/17/17 Susan Pereira and Sabor Brasil New York, NY Cornelia Street Cafe
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 29 Cornelia St. Venue phone: 212-989-9319.
1/08/17 Kenia New York, NY Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) conference
Time: 10:30pm. Address: New York Hilton Midtown: 1335 Avenue of the Americas. 4th floor of Hilton Midtown (53rd St and 6th Ave). Free and open to the public. Kenia, vocals; Eric Susoeff, guitar; Tony DePaolis, bass; Adriano Santos, drums More information
1/08/17 Kenia New York, NY Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) conference
Time: 6:00pm. Address: New York Hilton Midtown: 1335 Avenue of the Americas. 4th floor of Hilton Midtown (53rd St and 6th Ave). Free and open to the public. Kenia, vocals; Eric Susoeff, guitar; Tony DePaolis, bass; Adriano Santos, drums More information
1/07/17 Kenia New York, NY Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) conference
Time: 8:30pm. Address: New York Hilton Midtown: 1335 Avenue of the Americas. 4th floor of Hilton Midtown (53rd St and 6th Ave). Free and open to the public. Kenia, vocals; Eric Susoeff, guitar; Tony DePaolis, bass; Adriano Santos, drums More information
12/18/16 New Amsterdam Singers New York, NY Advent Lutheran Church
Time: 4:00pm. Address: 2504 Broadway at 93rd St. Venue phone: 212-665-2504. Deanna sings in the chamber choir (both the concert and chamber choir will perform). A complete program is available at http://www.nasingers.org/ The Facebook invite is at https://www.facebook.com/events/709973495845062/
12/17/16 Deanna Witkowski- solo piano New York, NY Lord & Taylor
Time: 2:00pm. Address: 424 5th Ave (at 39th St). From 2-5 pm. Piano is on the 3rd floor.
12/16/16 New Amsterdam Singers New York, NY Advent Lutheran Church
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 2504 Broadway at 93rd St. Venue phone: 212-665-2504. Deanna sings in the chamber choir (both the concert and chamber choir will perform). A complete program is available at http://www.nasingers.org/ The Facebook invite is at https://www.facebook.com/events/124607191356685/
12/08/16 Deanna Witkowski- solo piano New York, NY Lord & Taylor
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 424 5th Ave (at 39th St). 6-8 pm. Piano is on the 3rd floor.
12/06/16 Deanna Witkowski- solo piano New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6-7:30 pm
12/02/16 Vanderlei Pereira and Blindfold Test Brooklyn, NY Diviera Drive
Time: 11:00pm. Address: 131 Berry Street. Venue phone: (347) 987-4302. with Paul Meyers, guitar; Livio Almeida, tenor saxophone; Leo Traversa, bass; Susan Pereira, vocal; Vanderlei Pereira, drums
11/21/16 Jeff Fairbanks’ Project Hansori Queens, NY Secret Theatre
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 4402 23rd St. Venue phone: 718-392-0722.
11/16/16 Susan Pereira and Sabor Brasil New York, NY Zinc Bar
Time: 7:30pm. Address: 82 West 3rd Street (btw Thompson/Sullivan). Venue phone: 212-477-9462.
11/01/16 - 11/03/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio Lancaster, PA Mid-Atlantic Performing Arts Market
Address: Ware Center.
9/19/16 HotHouse Jazz NYC Award Ceremony New York, NY Metropolitan Room
Time: 7:00pm. Address: 34 W 22nd St (btw 5th/6th Aves). Venue phone: 212-206-0440. Deanna is one of five finalists for the fan-nominated HotHouse Jazz NYC Award for best pianist! Winners in all instrument categories will be announced at this award ceremony (and Deanna will be in attendance).
9/09/16 Joanie Pallatto, Sparrow, and Bill Nolte New York, NY Cafe Noctambulo at Pangea
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 178 2nd Ave. Venue phone: 646-998-4933.
8/28/16 Deanna Witkowski Alexandria, VA St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Time: 10:00am. Address: 228 South Pitt St. Venue phone: 703-549-3312. Sacred jazz in morning worship.
8/28/16 James Hall and Lattice Washington, DC Twins Jazz
Address: 1344 U St NW. Venue phone: 202-234-0072. James Hall, trombone and compositions Jamie Baum, flute Allan Mednard, drums
8/27/16 James Hall and Lattice Baltimore, MD An Die Musik
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 409 North Charles Street, 2nd floor. Venue phone: 888-221-6170. Sets at 8 and 9:30 pm.
8/26/16 James Hall and Lattice Brooklyn, NY iBeam
Time: 7:00pm. Address: 168 7th Street.
8/25/16 Susan Pereira and Sabor Brasil New York, NY Cornelia Street Cafe
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 29 Cornelia St. Venue phone: 212-989-9319.
8/13/16 Susan Pereira and Sabor Brasil New York Riverside Park
Time: 7:00pm.
8/10/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY The Kitano
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 66 Park Ave at 38th St. Venue phone: 212-885-7119. Sets at 8 and 10 pm. With Daniel Foose on bass and Scott Latzky on drums. More information
8/07/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY Saint Peter’s Church
Time: 5:00pm. Address: 619 Lexington Ave. Jazz vespers. With Ike Stum, bass and Scott Latzky, drums.
8/04/16 James Hall and Lattice New York, NY The Gallery at Casa Mezcal
Time: 7:30pm. Address: 86 Orchard St. Venue phone: 212-777-2600. James Hall, trombone and compositions; Jamie Baum, flute; Tom DiCarlo, bass More information
8/03/16 Mary Foster Conklin Trio New York, NY Cornelia Street Cafe
Time: 9:30pm. Address: 29 Cornelia St. Venue phone: 212-989-9319. Mary Foster Conklin, vocals; Ed Howard, bass More information
7/22/16 Debora Watts Trio New York, NY Cheri
Time: 7:00pm. Address: 231 Lenox Ave. Venue phone: 212-662-4374. Brazilian music from 7-10 pm with Debora Watts on vocals and Richard Miller on guitar.
7/10/16 Vanderlei Pereira and Blindfold Test Norwood, NY Norwood Village Green Concert Series
Time: 6:00pm. Brazilian jazz.
7/10/16 Deanna Witkowski Potsdam, NY First Presbyterian Church
Time: 10:00am. Address: 42 Elm Street. Venue phone: (315) 265-9434. Sacred jazz in morning worship.
7/05/16 Vanderlei Pereira and Blindfold Test New York, NY Zinc Bar
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 82 West 3rd Street (btw Thompson/Sullivan). Venue phone: 212-477-9462. Jorge Continentino, tenor sax and flute Jason Ennis, guitar Susan Pereira, vocals and percussion Leo Traversa, bass Vanderlei Pereira, drums
7/03/16 Deanna Witkowski South Bend, IN Christ the King Lutheran Church
Time: 9:30am. Address: 17195 Cleveland Rd. Venue phone: 575-272-4306. Sacred jazz in morning worship.
6/29/16 - 6/30/16 Illinois ACDA ReTreat Normal, IL Illinois State University
Deanna is the winner of the 2016 Illinois ACDA (American Choral Directors Association) Choral Composition Contest! Her winning piece, an original SSAA setting of the Rabindranath Tagore poem, “Where Shadow Chases Light,” will be premiered and recorded on June 30. Besides being in attendance, Deanna will also have a table at the exhibit hall. Stop by and say hello!
6/22/16 BMI/New York Jazz Orchestra New York, NY Christ and St. Stephen’s Church
Time: 7:30pm. Address: 120 West 69th Street (btw Broadway and Columbus).
6/13/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY Advent Lutheran Church
Time: 7:30pm. Address: 2504 Broadway at 93rd St. Venue phone: 212-665-2504. Benefit concert for Music Mondays featuring Aaron Wunsch, the Claremont Trio, and the Deanna Witkowski Trio. More information
6/02/16 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6-7:30 pm. With Daniel Foose, bass.
5/21/16 Frank Levatino Trio New York Arturo’s Pizzeria
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 106 West Houston St. Venue phone: 212-677-3820. 8 pm-1 am. Frank Levatino, drums; Chris Haney, bass.
5/15/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY Advent Lutheran Church
Time: 9:00am. Address: 2504 Broadway at 93rd St. Venue phone: 212-665-2504. Deanna’s “Evening Mass” will be featured in both jazz worship services at 9 and 11 am. With Daniel Foose, bass and Scott Latzky, drums.
5/09/16 - 5/13/16 Deanna Witkowski- solo piano New York, NY Bryant Park
Time: 12:30pm. Address: 42nd Street between 5th/6th Aves. Deanna’s annual week of solo piano in Bryant Park! 12:30-2:30 pm on May 9, 10, 11, 12, 13. More information
5/09/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY Bar Next Door at La Lanterna
Time: 8:30pm. Box office: 212-529-5945. Address: 129 MacDougal St. Sets at 8:30 and 10:30 pm. With Daniel Foose, bass and Scott Latzky, drums.
5/08/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY West End Collegiate Church
Time: 11:00am. Address: 245 West 77th St. Venue phone: 212-787-1566. Jazz in morning worship. With Daniel Foose, bass and Scott Latzky, drums.
5/07/16 Norm Freeman Quartet Toms River, NJ Christ Episcopal Church
Time: 5:00pm. Address: 415 Washington St. Venue phone: 732-349-5506. Norm Freeman, vibes Steve Varner, bass Sherrie Maricle, drums
5/04/16 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6-7:30 pm.
4/09/16 Deanna Witkowski- solo piano Englewood, NJ Englewood Public Library
Time: 7:30pm. Address: 31 Engle St. Venue phone: 201-568-2215. Raindrop: Improvisations with Chopin concert.
4/05/16 Deanna Witkowski Oak Brook, IL Christ Church of Oak Brook
Time: 7:00pm. Address: 501 Oak Brook Rd.. Venue phone: 630-654-1882. Talk/performance as part of the “Christ & Culture” series.
4/02/16 Wheaton College Women’s Chorale Wheaton, IL Wheaton College
Time: 7:30pm. Admission: $10. Box office: 630-752-5099. Address: 501 College Ave.. The Women’s Chorale will perform Deanna’s setting of the Denise Levertov poem, “I learned that her name was Proverb,” with Deanna as guest artist at the piano. Live stream of Deanna’s piece will happen at 8:30 at http://wheaton.edu/wetn
4/01/16 Deanna Witkowski Wheaton, IL Wheaton College
Time: 3:15pm. Address: 501 College Ave.. Workshop/master class on resources for creating jazz worship services. In Pierce Chapel.
3/30/16 Deanna Witkowski New Orleans, LA UNO/Jazz at the Sandbar
Time: 7:00pm.
3/29/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio New Orleans, LA Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 626 Frenchmen Street. Venue phone: 504-949-0696. Sets at 8 and 10 pm. With Michael O’Brien on bass and Scott Latzky on drums.
3/28/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio Hattiesburg, MS University of Southern Mississippi- Mannoni Performing Arts Center
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. With Michael O’Brien, bass; Scott Latzky, drums. More information
3/17/16 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6-7:30 pm.
3/06/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio Raleigh, NC Edenton Street Live! Fine Arts Series
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 228 West Edenton Street. Venue phone: 919-832-7535. Jazz vespers service. Free and open to the public. The trio will also perform several pieces earlier in the day at 8:40 and 10:55 am worship services. With Daniel Foose on bass and Scott Latzky on drums More information
3/05/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio Raleigh, NC Edenton Street Live! Fine Arts Series
Time: 7:30pm. Address: 228 West Edenton Street. Venue phone: 919-832-7535. Concert is free and open to the public. With Daniel Foose on bass and Scott Latzky on drums More information
2/14/16 NY Japanese Women Jazz Composers Brooklyn, NY ShapeShifter Lab
Time: 4:00pm. Address: 18 Whitwell Place. Venue phone: 646-820-9452. Featuring works by five award winning NY-based female Japanese jazz composers: Miho Hazama, Asuka Kakitani, Migiwa Miyajima, Meg Okura, and Noriko Ueda, performed by the 17-piece Sakura Jazz Orchestra.
2/07/16 Deanna Witkowski Allamuchy, NJ Rutherfurd Hall
Time: 3:00pm. Address: 1686-R Route 517. Venue phone: (908) 852-1894 x334. Piano Extravaganza featuring Deanna, Tomoko Ohno, and Jill McCarron.
2/06/16 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:30pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. from 6:30-8 pm. With Michael O’Brien, bass. More information
1/20/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY The Kitano
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $15 set/$20 minimum. Address: 66 Park Ave at 38th St. Venue phone: 212-885-7119. Sets at 8 and 10 pm. with Michael O’Brien, bass; Scott Latzky, drums. Reservations are recommended (call 212-885-7119).
1/17/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) conference
Time: 5:30pm. Address: New York Hilton Midtown: 1335 Avenue of the Americas. In the New York Suite, 4th floor. The last of three 25-minute showcases at the APAP conference (additional showcases on Jan 17 at 9 am and 5:30 pm). With Michael O’Brien, bass; Scott Latzky, drums
1/17/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) conference
Time: 9:00am. Address: New York Hilton Midtown: 1335 Avenue of the Americas. In the New York Suite, 4th floor. The second of three 25-minute showcases at the APAP conference (additional showcases on Jan 17 at 9 am and 5:30 pm). With Michael O’Brien, bass; Scott Latzky, drums
1/16/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) conference
Time: 2:00pm. Address: New York Hilton Midtown: 1335 Avenue of the Americas. In the New York Suite, 4th floor. The first of three 25-minute showcases at the APAP conference (additional showcases on Jan 17 at 9 am and 5:30 pm). With Michael O’Brien, bass; Scott Latzky, drums
1/10/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio Louisville, KY Highland Presbyterian Church
Time: 9:30am. Address: 1011 Cherokee Rd. Sacred jazz at 9:30 and 11 am services. With Michael O’Brien, bass; Scott Latzky, drums.
1/09/16 Deanna Witkowski Trio Louisville, KY Jazz Education Network (JEN) conference
Time: 5:00pm. Address: Galt House Hotel: 140 North 4th St. One 50-minute set. On site admission for the single set is $20. With Michael O’Brien, bass; Scott Latzky, drums.
12/06/15 Deanna Witkowski Brooklyn, NY Park Slope United Methodist Church
Time: 10:00am. Address: 410 6th Ave.. Sacred jazz as part of a worship service. More information
12/01/15 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6-7:30 pm.
11/20/15 Deanna Witkowski Lexington, MA Lexington Christian Academy
11/18/15 Deanna Witkowski Trio Jersey City, NJ Saint Peter’s University
Time: 12:00pm. with Daniel Foose on bass and Scott Latzky on drums
11/13/15 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6-7:30 pm.
11/12/15 Deanna Witkowski New York Manhattan School of Music
Time: 12:30pm. Address: 120 Claremont Ave. Deanna will give a guest presentation on Mary Lou Williams in Jim McNeely’s jazz composers forum class.
11/08/15 Deanna Witkowski Trio Park Ridge, IL Saint Mary’s Episcopal Church
Time: 10:00am. Address: 306 South Prospect Ave.. Venue phone: 847-823-4126. with Katie Ernst, bass; Tom Hipskind, drums
11/07/15 Deanna Witkowski Chicago, IL Catch 35
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 35 West Wacker Drive. Venue phone: 312-346-3500. 6-9 pm. with Eric Hochberg on bass and Mark Colby on tenor sax.
11/07/15 Deanna Witkowski Chicago, IL Loyola University Chicago
Time: 10:45am. Address: 1032 W Sheridan Rd. Deanna presents on Mary Lou Williams’ liturgical jazz as part of the conference, “Still Guests in Our Own House? Women and the Church since Vatican II” In the Mundelein Center. Free and open to the public.
11/05/15 Deanna Witkowski- solo piano Chicago, IL PianoForte Salon Series
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $20. Box office: 312-291-0291. Address: 1335 S. Michigan Avenue. Raindrop: Improvisations with Chopin concert.
11/04/15 Deanna Witkowski Glen Ellyn, IL College of DuPage
Time: 12:00pm. Address: 425 Fawell Blvd. Clinic on improvising with classical music.
11/04/15 Deanna Witkowski- radio interview Glen Ellyn, IL WDCB
Time: 10:30am. Deanna talks with host Barry Winograd and plays on the station’s brand new Steinway in a live interview.
10/30/15 Art Lillard Trio New York, NY Cleopatra’s Needle
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 2485 Broadway at 92nd St. Venue phone: 212-769-6969.
10/29/15 James Hall Quintet New York WhyNot Jazz Room
Time: 9:00pm. Address: 14 Christopher St. Venue phone: 646.756.4145. with James Hall, trombone; Jamie Baum, flute; Petros Klampanis, bass; Allan Mednard, drums.
10/29/15 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6-7:30 pm. with Dave Ambrosio on bass.
10/25/15 Deanna Witkowski Rahway, NJ First Presbyterian Church
Time: 10:30am. Address: 1731 Church St. Venue phone: 732-382-0803. Sacred jazz in morning worship.
10/24/15 Deanna Witkowski- solo piano Jackson, NJ Ocean County Library- Jackson Branch
Time: 2:00pm. Address: 2 Jackson Drive. Venue phone: (732) 928-4400. Raindrop: Improvisations with Chopin concert.
10/21/15 Deanna Witkowski and Virginia Mayhew Jersey City, NJ Saint Peter’s University
Time: 12:00pm. Music by Mary Lou Williams as part of a tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr.
10/17/15 Art Lillard Trio New York, NY Garage Restaurant and Cafe
Time: 12:00pm. Address: 99 7th Avenue South. Venue phone: 212-645-0600.
10/15/15 Frank Levatino Trio New York Arturo’s Pizzeria
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 106 West Houston St. Venue phone: 212-677-3820. 8 pm-1 am. with featured vocalist Jimmy Lategano, and Jennifer Vincent on bass.
9/27/15 Marion Cowings’ Vocal Workshop New York, NY Smalls Jazz Club
Time: 1:00pm. Address: 183 West 10th St.
9/20/15 Dawn Holt Lauber- Sacred Jazz New York, NY Riverside Church Christ Chapel Series
Time: 3:00pm. Address: 490 Riverside Drive. Venue phone: 212-870-6700.
9/17/15 Art Lillard Trio New York, NY Garage Restaurant and Cafe
Time: 10:30pm. Address: 99 7th Avenue South. Venue phone: 212-645-0600. Art Lillard, drums
9/05/15 Livio Almeida Brazilian Dectet New York, NY Zinc Bar
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 82 West 3rd Street (btw Thompson/Sullivan). Venue phone: 212-477-9462.
8/29/15 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:30pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6:30-8 pm. More information
8/19/15 Mary Foster Conklin Quartet New York, NY The Kitano
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 66 Park Ave at 38th St. Venue phone: 212-885-7119. Mary Foster Conklin, vocal Ed Howard, bass Shinnosuke Takahashi, drums Sets at 8 and 10 pm.
8/12/15 Vanderlei Pereira and Blindfold Test Dobbs Ferry, NY Estherwood- The Masters School
Time: 6:30pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 49 Clinton Avenue.
8/10/15 Frank Levatino Trio New York Arturo’s Pizzeria
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 106 West Houston St. Venue phone: 212-677-3820. 8 pm-1 am. with Chris Haney on bass and Frank Levatino on drums
8/07/15 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6-7:30 pm. No cover. More information
8/03/15 - 8/07/15 Deanna Witkowski- solo piano New York, NY Bryant Park
Time: 12:30pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 42nd Street between 5th/6th Aves. Deanna’s 11th straight year performing a week of solo piano in Bryant Park! M, T, W, Fri: 12:30-2:30 pm Th: piano will be from 2-4 pm.
8/01/15 Livio Almeida Brazilian Dectet New York, NY Zinc Bar
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $15. Address: 82 West 3rd Street (btw Thompson/Sullivan). Venue phone: 212-477-9462. More information
7/26/15 Deanna radio interview Dallas, TX WRR Classical 101.1 FM
Time: 6:00pm. With host Nancy Brunson, discussing Raindrop: Improvisations with Chopin. Interview airs at 6 pm central; 7 pm eastern.
7/24/15 Deanna Witkowski- solo piano New York, NY Bryant Park
Time: 12:30pm. Address: 42nd Street between 5th/6th Aves.
7/19/15 Trio Urbano + at Nepal Relief concert new York, NY Le Poisson Rouge
Time: 7:00pm. Admission: $25. Address: 158 Bleecker Street. Venue phone: 212-796-0741. More information
7/16/15 Deanna Witkowski New Orleans, LA The Hymn Society annual conference
Time: 9:00am. A requested encore presentation of Jazz Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs: Resources for the Church Musician. Hymn Society annual conference at Loyola University in New Orleans.
7/15/15 David Hansen Trio New Orleans, LA Houston’s Restaurant
Time: 6:45pm. Address: 1755 St Charles Ave. 6:45-9:15 pm.
7/13/15 Deanna Witkowski New Orleans, LA The Hymn Society annual conference
Time: 4:15pm. Deanna will offer a workshop entitled Jazz Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs: Resources for the Church Musician as part of the annual Hymn Society conference being held at Loyola University in New Orleans.
7/12/15 Deanna Witkowski Covington, LA Christ Church Covington
Time: 10:00am. Address: 120 S. New Hampshire St. Venue phone: (985) 892-3177. Liturgical jazz in morning worship.
6/25/15 BMI/New York Jazz Orchestra New York, NY Christ and St. Stephen’s Church
Time: 7:30pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: (212) 787-2755. Address: 120 West 69th Street (btw Broadway and Columbus). Free admission. Features nine pieces written by members of the BMI Jazz Composers Workshop. Related post.
6/10/15 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. 6-7:30. No cover. With bassist Jennifer Vincent.
5/23/15 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:30pm. Admission: Free. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529.
5/22/15 Livio Almeida Brazilian Dectet New York, NY Nublu
Time: 10:00pm. Address: 62 Avenue C.
5/21/15 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Admission: Free. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529.
5/16/15 The Astoria Choir performs Deanna’s winning piece on their Sacred Songs concert Astoria, NY Trinity Lutheran Church
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $15/20 online; $20/25 at door. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 917-539-1122. Address: 31-18 37th St. Venue phone: 718-278-0036. As one of the two winners of the Astoria Choir’s call for scores contest, Deanna’s piece “Glistening Lily” will be performed on this Sacred Songs program along with co-winner Roger Ames’ “Laudate Dominum.”
5/02/15 Frank Levatino Trio New York Arturo’s Pizzeria
Time: 8:00pm. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 106 West Houston St. Venue phone: 212-677-3820. 8p-1a.
4/28/15 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Admission: free. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529.
4/18/15 Xandele New York, NY SOB’s
Time: 8:30pm. Admission: $15/$10 in advance. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 212-243-4940. Address: 204 Varick St. Two sets at 8:30 and 10 pm. Xandele, guitar, voice Itaiguara, bass Vanderlei Pereira, drums …and a horn section…
3/24/15 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. with Daniel Foose, bass
3/19/15 Deanna Witkowski New York John Jay College- Lynch Theater
Time: 7:00pm. A tribute to women in jazz. Deanna will play music by Mary Lou Williams.
3/07/15 Livio Almeida Brazilian Dectet New York, NY Zinc Bar
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $15. Age restrictions: All Ages. Address: 82 West 3rd Street (btw Thompson/Sullivan). Venue phone: 212-477-9462.
3/06/15 Frank Levatino Trio New York Arturo’s Pizzeria
Time: 8:00pm. Address: 106 West Houston St. Venue phone: 212-677-3820. From 8p-1a. With Jennifer Vincent, bass; Frank Levatino, drums
2/23/15 Deanna Witkowski Trio Rochester, NY Roberts Wesleyan College
Time: 11:00am. Address: 2301 Westside Drive. Venue phone: 585-594-4320. with Jeff Campbell, bass; Rich Thompson, drums
2/22/15 Deanna Witkowski Victor, NY Solo house concert
Time: 4:00pm. Admission: $25. Venue phone: Call 585.414.8086 for specific info and to RSVP.. Contact Marilyn Merrigan at 585-414-8086 or merriganmm@yahoo.com for exact address and to make a reservation. Spots are still available!
2/19/15 Deanna Witkowski Duo New York, NY Signature Theatre Cafe and Bar
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 480 West 42nd St. Venue phone: 212.244.7529. with Dave Ambrosio, bass
2/13/15 Deanna Witkowski New York, NY New Dramatists
Time: 1:30pm. Box office: 212-757-6960. Address: 424 West 44th Street. Open-to-the-public reading of all 25 music-theater pieces created in this year’s Composer-Librettist Studio (five of my pieces will be performed). Event is currently at capacity; call to be placed on the wait list.
1/28/15 - 2/13/15 Composer-Librettist Studio at New Dramatists New York, NY New Dramatists
Time: 10:00am. Address: 424 West 44th Street. Deanna is one of five selected composers- each of whom will work with five New Dramatists playwrights, and five performers- to create 25 new musical theater pieces in this annual two-week intensive studio. More information
1/26/15 Deanna Witkowski Asheville, NC University of North Carolina- Asheville
Time: 10:30am. Workshop from 10:30-12:30.
1/25/15 Deanna Witkowski Trio Hendersonville, NC St. James Episcopal Church
Time: 4:00pm. Address: 766 North Main St. Venue phone: 828-693-7458. With Shannon Hoover and Justin Watt.
1/24/15 Sharon LaMotte Quartet Asheville, NC Marco’s Pizzeria North
Time: 6:00pm. Address: 946 Merrimon Ave. Venue phone: 828-285-0709. Sharon LaMotte, vocal; Shannon Hoover, bass
1/24/15 Vocal jazz workshop with Sheila Jordan Hendersonville, NC Venue TBA
Time: 10:00am.
12/21/14 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY Saint Peter’s Church
Time: 5:00pm. Address: 619 Lexington Ave. Jazz Vespers with Michael O’Brien and Lionel Cordew.
12/06/14 Deanna Witkowski- solo piano New York, NY Park Avenue Christian Church
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $10. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 212-288-3246. Address: 1010 Park Avenue. CD release concert for Raindrop: Improvisations with Chopin! Check out the Facebook invite here. More information
11/30/14 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY Park Avenue Christian Church
Time: 11:00am. Address: 1010 Park Avenue. With Michael O’Brien, bass and Scott Latzky, drums
11/17/14 Deanna Witkowski Trio New York, NY Bar Next Door at La Lanterna
Time: 8:30pm. Address: 129 MacDougal St. Two sets, at 8:30 and 10:30 PM with Michael O’Brien, bass and Scott Latzky, drums