2005 Schedule


January 17th - Monday
Record a project for a Robert Wilson Theater Performance in Japan



February 4th - Friday
Performing with The Jorge Sylvester Big Band @ The Knitting Factory in Manhattan, NY at 8pm

February 6th - Sunday
Performing with the Brooklyn Repertory Ensemble for a Memorial to musician Jimmy Lovelace @ St. Peters Church at 7pm

February 10th - Thursday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band @ The Slipper Room in Manhattan, NY at 9pm

February 20th - Sunday
Performing with the Brooklyn Repertory Ensemble for the Jazz Vespers @ St. Peters Church in Manhattan, NY at 5pm

February 24th - Thursday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band @ The Slipper Room in Manhattan, NY at 9pm

February 26 - Saturday
Performing with Poet, Barry Wallenstein @ The Europa Club in Brooklyn, NY at 8pm

February 27th - Sunday
Performing With John Fisher @ the Cornelia St. Cafe in Manhattan, NY at 8:30pm


March 3rd - Wednesday
Preforming with the Will Connell Quintet @ Zebulon in Brooklyn, NY at 10pm

March 5th - Saturday
Performing with The Steve Bernstein Project featuring Sam Rivers @ The Painted Bride in Philadelphia, Pa. at 8pm

March 13th - Sunday
Performing with the Brooklyn Repertory Ensemble for the Lester Young Tribute @ St. Peters Church in Manhattan NY. at 7pm

March 17th - Thursday
Performing with the Mingus Orchestra @ Fez in Manhattan, NY. at 8:30 and 10:30

March 20th - Palm Sunday
Performing with the ST. Albans Queens Orchestra @ the St. Albans Queens Presbyterian Church in Queens NY at 11am

March 24th - Thursday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester @ the Slipper Room in Manhattan, NY at 10pm

March 29th - Tuesday
Performing with The Jorge Sylvester Big Band @ The Baha'i Center in Manhattan, NY. at 8pm


April 9th - Saturday
Performing with the Tribattery Pops Band in Battery Park City, Baseball Field, in Manhattan, NY at 9am

April 12th - Tuesday
Performing with Poet Barry Wallenstein @ CUNY University in Westchechster, NY. at 10am

April 12th - Tuesday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester at the Knitting Factory in Manhattan, NY at 8pm

April 14th - Thursday
Performing with the Mingus Orchestra @ Joe's Pub in Manhattan, NY at 11:30pm and 1:30am

April 15th - Friday
Open for the Mitchell Ruff Duo @ The 2005 Northeast Workshop at the Purchase College, State University of New York in Purchase, New York at 8pm

April 16th - Saturday
Leading a Jam Session at The 2005 Northeast Horn Workshop @ the Conservatory of Music, Purchase College, State University of New York at Purchase, New York

April 20th - Wednesday, through April 22nd
Performing with the Brooklyn Repertory Ensemble in 3 Brooklyn Public Schools promoting and donating JBL Speakers. Concerts at 10am

April 21st - Thursday
Performing with the Mingus Orchestra @ Joe's Pub in Manhattan, NY at 11:30pm and 1:30am

April 24th - Sunday
Performing for the Dianne McIntyre Dance Ensemble in a series entitled "Masters of African American Choreography" @ the Kennedy Center, Eisenhower Theater in Washington D.C.
at 3pm

April 28th - Thursday
Performing with the Mingus Orchestra @ Joe's Pub in Manhattan, NY at 11:30pm and 1:30am

April 30th - Saturday
Performing with the Tri Battery Pops Band @ the Tribeca Film Festival in Manhattan, NY at 3pm

April 30th through May 9th
Touring in Switzerland with the Sun Ra Arkestra


May 10th - Tuesday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band feaaturing Queen Ester @ the Knitting Factory in Manhattan, NY at 8pm

May 12th - Thursday
Performing with Poet Barry Wallenstein @ the Cornelia St. Cafe in Manhattan, NY at 6pm

May 12th - Thursday
Performing with the Mingus Ochestra @ Joe's Pub in Manhattan, NY at 11:30pm and 1:30am

May 13th - Friday
Performing with the Bill Jacobs Ensemble at a Public School in Queens, NY at 9am

May 14th - Saturday
Performing with the TriBattery Pops Band for the Downtown Carnival Day @ the World Financial Center in Manhattan, NY at 2pm

May 14th - Saturday
Performing with the Chip Jackson Quartet in a New York City Public School at 7pm

May 15th - Sunday
Performing with Poet Barry Wallenstein @ the Europa Club in Brooklyn, NY at 8pm

May 19th - Thursday
Recording with Poet Barry Wallenstein in Manhattan, NY at 11am

May 19th - Thursday
Performing with the TriBattery Pops Band for the Community Board Youth Fair @ South Bridge Towers in Manhattan, NY at 5:30pm

May 28th - Saturday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester @ Club 412 in Manhattan, NY at 8pm

May 30th - Monday
Performing with Will Connell Quintet @ Niagra in Manhattan, NY at 9:30pm


June 8th - Wednesday
Performing woth Bill Jacobs in a New York city Public School in Queens at 9am

June 10th - Friday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish band featuring Queen Ester @ the Rainbow Room (for a private party)in Manhattan, NY at 7pm

June 14th - Tuesday
Performing with Jorge Sylvester ant the Visions Festival in Manhattan, NY at 7:45pm

June 16th - Thursday
Performing with the Manhattan Music Project @ Herald Square Park in Manhattan, NY at 1pm

June 18th - Saturday
Performing with the Manhattan Music Project @ Thompson Sqare Park in Manhattan, NY at 1pm

June 19th - Sunday
Performing with the Brooklyn Repertory Ensemble for a bennifit for Basses Leonard Gaskin @ St. Peters Church in Manhattan, NY at 7pm

June 24th - Friday
Attending a CD release party for a CD from Ron Blake that I am featured on @ KOS in Manhattan, NY at 7pm

June 30th - Thursday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester @ the Slipper Room in Manhattan, NY at 10pm


July 12th - Tuesday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester @ the Knitting Factory in Manhattan, NY at 8pm

July 15th - Friday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester @ Joe's Pub in Manhattan, NY at 7pm

July 23rd - Saturday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester @ Makor in Manhattan, NY at 8pm

July 30th - Saturday
Performing with the Sun Ra Arkestra @ SummerStage in Central Park in Manhattan, NY at 3pm


August 9th - Tuesday
Performing in a CD release party with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester @ the Knitting Factory in Manhattan, NY at 10pm

August 16th - Tuesday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester @ the Lenox Lounge in Harlem, NY at 9pm

August 20th - Saturday
Performing with the J.C.Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester @ the Slipper Room in Manhattan, NY at 8pm

August 23rd - Tuesday
Performing the Jorge Sylvester's Conceptual Motion @ the Bahai Center in Manhattan, NY at 8pm


September 8th - Thursday
Performing with the JC Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester @ the Slipper Room in Manhattan, NY at 8pm

September 15th - Thursday
Performing with the Manhattan Music Project @ Harold Square Pk. in Manhattan, NY at 1pm

September 19 - Monday
Performing with the Manhattan Music Project @ Madison Square Pk. in Manhattan, NY at 1pm

September 19th - Monday
Performing with the JC Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester @ Mo Pitkins in Manhattan, NY at 8pm


October 6th - Thursday
Performing with Reggie Nicholson's Brass Concept @ Roulette in Manhattan, NY at 8pm

October 10th - Monday
Performing with the Will Connell Quintet @ Niagra in Manhattan, NY at 10pm

October 13th - Thursday
Performing with the JC Hopkins Biggish Band featuring Queen Ester @ the Slipper Room in Manhattan, NY at 10pm

October 18th - Tuesday
Performing with the Manhattan Music Project @ the Central Park Bandshell in Manhattan, NY at 12pm

Oct. 22nd - Saturday
Touring with the Charlie Haden Liberation Orchestra in Europe

Oct. 26th Belgrade, Yugoslavia
Oct. 28th Mannheim, Germany
Oct. 29th Warsaw, Poland
Oct. 30th Cork, Ireland


Nov. 1st Sarajevo, Yugoslavia
Nov. 3rd Berlin, Germany
Nov. 4th Madrid, Spain
Nov. 5th Granada, Spain
Nov. 6th Returning to New York

November 9th - Wednesday
Performing with the Jamie Baum Septet @ Sweet Rhythm in Manhattan, NY at 9pm

November 20th - Sunday
Performing with Earl McIntyre's Children's Project @ the Brooklyn Music Conservatory in Brooklyn, NY at 3pm


December 5th - Monday
Performing a Christmas concert with the Harlem Festival Orchestra @ The New York Historical Society in Manhattan, NY. at 6pm

December 6th through the 13th
Performing on a California tour with the Charlie Haden Liberation Music Orchestra

Demcember 6th, Tuesday through December 11th - Sunday
At Yoshi's Jazz Club in Oakland, Ca.

December 12th - Monday
At The Jazz Bakery in Los Angeles

December 13th - Tuesday
At Echo in Los Angeles

December 27th - Tuesday
Performing with the Neil Kirkwood Octet @ The Bowery Poetry Club in Manhattan, NY at 10pm