Hi everyone! Just got back to New York City and had an absolute blast on the road. We met so many new friends and music fans on the road, and we're incredibly excited to go back this Fall. Here are some pictures from the tour! A special thanks to Daniel Tremblay for the black and white photos.
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June 9th-24th: Ben Rosenblum West Coast Tour !!
Saturday, June 9th (10:00am): Sorticulture (Everett, WA). More info here.
Monday, June 11th (7:00pm): Jo Bar (Portland, OR). More info here.
Tuesday, June 12th (7:00pm): Hoffman Center (Manzanita, OR). More info here.
Thursday, June 14th (7:30pm): The Jazz Station (Eugene, OR). More info here.
Friday, June 15th (8:00pm): Sanctuary Arcata (Arcata, CA). More info here.
Saturday, June 16th (8:00pm): Divino (Sausalito, CA). More info here.
Sunday, June 17th (7:00pm): Soper Reese Theatre (Lakeport, CA). More info here.
Tuesday, June 19th (7:00pm): Mr. Tipple's (San Francisco, CA). More info here.
Wednesday, June 20th (8:00pm): Back Room (Berkeley, CA). More info here.
Thursday, June 21st (7:30pm): Cafe Pink House (Saratoga, CA). More info here.
Friday, June 22nd (9:00pm): Lucy's Lounge (Fresno, CA). More info here.
Saturday, June 23rd (7:30pm): Saturday Night Jazz DTLA at Au Lac (Los Angeles, CA). More info here.
Sunday, June 24th (2:00pm): Toby Larsen's Jazz By The Sea (Newport Beach, CA).
Info: 12:30pm-5:00pm (music begins at 2:00pm), Donation $50 per person
31 Atlantis Cove, Newport Coast, CA 92657.
For reservations, call 949-677-0490 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, June 29th at 7:00pm
Deborah Davis at Sound Bite (Manhattan: Hell's Kitchen)
Saturday, June 30th at 6:30pm
Katini Yamaoka at Metropolis (Manhattan: Union Square)
Monday, July 2nd at 8:00pm
Iris Ornig Jam Session at Kitano (Manhattan: Midtown East)
July 5th-23rd: Astrid Kuljanic Transatlantic Exploration Company - European Tour!
Partial Itinerary (More Details TBA):
Thursday, July 5th: Bitef Art (Belgrade, Serbia)
Friday, July 6th: Ciglana (Belgrade, Serbia)
Sunday, July 8th: Pansion Tramontana (Beli, Croatia)
Monday, July 9th: Stanzia Castellani (Grmožaj, Croatia)
Tuesday, July 10th: Crescendo Music Festival (Cres, Croatia)
Friday, July 13th: Cantiere26 (Arco Trento, Italy)
Saturday, July 14th: Konoba Nada (Vrbnik, Croatia)
Sunday, July 15th: Dei Dei (Trieste, Italy)
Wednesday, July 18th: Ljeto na Bundeku Fetsival (Zagreb, Croatia)
Friday, July 20th: Ethno Jazz Festival (Karlovac, Croatia)
Saturday, July 21st: Soboško Poletje Festival (Murska Sobota, Slovenia)
Sunday, July 22nd: Proslava blagdana Marije Magdalene (Nerezine, Croatia)
Thursday, July 26th at 10:30pm
Tim Hegarty Group at Smalls (Manhattan: West Village)
Saturday, August 4th at 10:30am
Ben Rosenblum Trio at the Summer Streets Festival - 51st Street Rest Stop (Manhattan: Midtown East)
Sunday, August 12th at 7:00pm
Michael Sheridan Group at Barbes (Brooklyn: Park Slope)
Sunday, August 19th at 8:00pm
Deborah Davis at Mezzrow (Manhattan: West Village)
Thursday, August 23rd-Friday, August 24th
Deborah Davis - International Engagement (stay tuned for details)
Thursday, September 6th at 7:00pm
Deborah Davis at Smoke (Manhattan: Upper West Side)
Sunday, September 16th at noon
Astrid Kuljanic at the Jazz Standard (Manhattan: Lower East Side)
* Thursday, September 27th at 8:00pm *
Ben Rosenblum Trio: CD Release Event for River City !! Live at Kitano (Manhattan: Midtown East)
October 12th-16th: Ben Rosenblum Midwest Tour
Friday, October 12th: Merriman's Playhouse (South Bend, IN)
Saturday, October 13th: Ravinia (Chicago, IL)
Sunday, October 14th: Cliff Bells (Detroit, MI)
Tuesday, October 16th: Jazz at Moriarty's (Lansing, MI)
October 28th (Details TBA)
Ryland Angel and Nels Cline present The Call - University of Minnesota
Described as an "impressive talent" by All About Jazz, Ben Rosenblum is a jazz pianist, accordionist and composer based in New York City, and a recent graduate of the joint program between Columbia University and Juilliard School of Music. His work has garnered numerous awards, including the ASCAP Young Jazz Composers Award and two Downbeat Student Music Awards for composition and arrangement. Ben was a finalist at the 2015 American Jazz Pianist Competition in Melbourne, Florida, and at the 2016 Jacksonville Jazz Piano Competition in Jacksonville, Florida. He has played with the Bachiana Brasileira Orchestra at Lincoln Center (conducted by Joao Carlos Martins and featuring Dave Brubeck), as well as in Delhi, India, and at the Masten Jazz Festival (Buffalo), Richmond Jazz Festival (Richmond), Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival (Maryland) and Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival (Manhattan). He has also performed at Carnegie Hall, Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola, the Allen Room at Lincoln Center, Ryles Jazz Club, Webster Hall, Symphony Space, The Blue Note and a host of other locations throughout the northeast. Ben has worked extensively with such jazz luminaries as Curtis Lundy, Neal Smith, Winard Harper, Wayne Escoffery and Deborah Davis, and he has shared the stage with Houston Person, Dave Stryker, Steve Nelson, TS Monk and many others. Ben is currently celebrating the release of his debut album, entitled Instead. The album has been released to critical acclaim, including 4 stars from Downbeat Magazine.