Saturday, January 17, 7:30 pm A gorgeous evening of music (mostly Brazilian but you know we like to sneak in some Beatles and some American jazz and… and…) With “Brazilian at the core,” pianist Tom Grant and fabulous sax and flute player Tim Jensen. Add master bassist Dave Captein and you know it will be a special night! At Wilf’s Restaurant and Bar, still one of Portland’s premier listening rooms (700 NW 6th Ave. www.wilfsrestaurant.com); $10/cover. Reservations recommended!
Wednesday, February 11, 7:30 pm I’m very excited to be reunited with two of my favorite musicians – pianist Steve Christofferson and basisst Dennis Caiazza! They both bring something special to the music of Brazil. American jazz standards too! We’ll be at the always wonderful Arrivederci ~ home of fantastic food and wine and quality jazz. (17023 SE McGloughlin Blvd. www.arrivederciwine.com); $5/cover. Reservations recommended!
Venues Played Art in the Pearl Festival, Portland Jazz Festival, Jimmy Mak’s, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Aladdin Theater, Arrivederci Wine, Wilf’s Restaurant, The Heathman Hotel, Old Church Jazz Concerts, Tony Starlight’s, The Bite (Portland), Bumbershoot (Seattle), Andina Restaurant, The Allison Hotel, The Town Club, Duck Pond Cellars, Oregon Zoo Concerts ,The Marriott Hotel, Pistol River Concert Series, The Riverplace Hotel, Multnomah Athletic Club, Jazz at Cannon Beach, Museum After Hours (Portland Art Museum), University Club, Persimmon Country Club, Oswego Lake House, Jazz at Joe’s (Bend), Blue Heron Arts (Vashon Island, WA), King County Concerts in the Park ,Touche Restaurant ,The Ivories Jazz Club, Portland State University