Gold Sparkle Band reunion at Eyedrum’s 25th Anniversary Atlanta

I sat in with these boys and recorded with them in Atlanta and Chicago when I was first improvising! Excited to get to play with them again this Saturday in Atlanta! Mostly we are doing tunes but some improvisations. Klang opens then Gold Sparkle playes two sets  with guests joining for a second one.

New Trio with Brook Sutton and Rob Crawford

The Urban Cowboy Woodland and 16th, Nashville, TN

First time out with this new trio! We do a short set at Urban Cowboy 6-630 as part of a Nashville Women in Jazz celebration. The vibe will be Halloweeny..... I met these fine musicians through the Jack Silverman Quartet and absolutely loved getting to play with them. This set will be more improvised but […]

Solo Set at Random Sample

Random Sample 407 48th Ave N, Nashville, TN

Bringing my newest sample loop set to Random Sample sharing a bill with Caleb Breaux and Brutal Hymn - JayVe Montgomery, John Westberry and Randy Hunt. I may bring the new visuals that I brought to Columbus and Lexington- thinking I will....

Art & Activism Community Discussion/Event

So excited to join Intersection Music Director and Conductor Kelly Corcoran, composer Gary Powell Nash and musician and photographer Rod McGaha this Wednesday 2/7 for a discussion of art and activism. This event is relates to new commissions by Gary and myself to be premiered next month by Kelly and her fabulous new music ensemble […]

Trio with Brook Sutton and Robert Crawford Feb 8 Nashville

The Urban Cowboy Woodland and 16th, Nashville, TN

Come get your groove on Thursday February 8 at the Urban Cowboy Nashville! I will add Oboe, Eastern oboes, Fiddle, Saxophones and maybe some Piano for your listening pleasure. Two full sets with the amazing upright bass player Brook Sutton and his musical brother percussionist Robert Crawford. Robert has been working on a new version […]

Virtual Reality Collaboration to be at SXSW Festival

My virtual reality collaboration with Theresa Loong was selected to be featured for the Just Play 2023 event at the Creative Industries Expo at SouthbySouthwest Festival March 10-13! We are excited about this opportunity and Theresa will be there to share our project on Oculus Headsets. Please look for Just Play booth hosted by the […]

Pavane for Palestine, Lachrimae – World Premiere Cancelled

Sad to share that Pavane for Palestine Lachrimae will not be performed at this concert after all. Nearly half of the Nashville ensemble refused to play it- and did so so late that we could not find replacements. This effort has been taking most of my time since October and the concert is March 23  […]

Jessica Ackerly Ben Zucker Quartet

Constellation Chicago Chicago, IL

Happy to join Ben, Jessica and Billie Howard for some new music compositions/structures written for improvising musicians. A showcase with Ben and Jessica duets for the first half and the quartet for the second half. At Constellation Chicago

Playdoh Synth comes to DADS Chicago!

DADS Chicago 2515 S. Archer Suite 2, Chicago, IL

Excited to share this bill with three other audiovisual performers I will bring the ever popular #playdoh #synthesizer along with some sound responsive projections for the audience to play. PLayDohSynth 1/2 price $10 pre-show tickets available at $20 at door

Chicago House Concert with Tim Daisy – DM for details

I have a new duet with percussionist and improviser Tim Daisy. We are playing a semi-private house concert April 21 at 3pm for any of you in the Chicago area. Please contact me if you would like to attend. There will be wine, coffee and snacks and we are asking for a $10 donation but […]