I’ve been in Collegeville, Minnesota for the entire month of April working on my Mary Lou Williams biography. More on that in the next blog post! In the meantime, here are some performance dates coming up super soon (check my calendar page for further details):
•Mon, April 29: I’m celebrating my final night in MN with a concert with the College of St. Benedict/Saint John’s University Jazz Ensemble:
•Fri, May 3 at 8 pm: My trio will perform one set only at Maureen’s Jazz Cellar in Nyack, NY:
•Mon, May 13-Fri, May 17: I’ll be back for my annual solo piano week at NYC’s Bryant Park from 12:30-2:30 pm each day.
Upcoming June dates: I’ll return to Pittsburgh to teach three days of workshops on Mary Lou Williams and jazz in liturgy (June 18-20); I’ll preview my trio’s upcoming September performance at East Liberty Presbyterian Church by playing a couple of originals in their morning worship service (June 23); and I’ll play an all-Mary Lou program with the Thomas Wendt Trio at City of Asylum (June 23).