Next week at The Cornelia Street Cafe don't miss trumpeter Shane Endsley as he celebrates the release of his new CD Then The Other on May 4. Another world-class trumpeter plays The Cafe this week, Mr. Tim Hagans, as a guest of saxophonist Adam Kolker, performing music from Kolker's new recording Reflections, on May 6. On Saturday, May 7, drummer/composer Rob Garcia takes the stage with a legend of jazz, saxophonist Dave Liebmannot to be missed. Closing out the weekend on Sunday, May 8, is the duo performance of pianist Jesse Stacken and cornetist Kirk Knuffke, celebrating the release of the fantastic recording, Orange Was The Color.
Classical music fans and aficionados, don't miss Classical at The Cornelia"featuring pianist Simon Mulligan on May 9!
Showtimes: Weeknights: 6:00 PM, 8:30 PM, 10:00 PM, Weekends: 6:00 PM, 9:00 PM and 10:30 PM (doors open @ 5:45 PM-early shows, & @ 8:30 PM-late shows) NEW Cover Charges + Minimums: Sun-Thurs-$10 cover + $10 minimum, Fri-Sat-$15 cover + $10 minimum
May 2-9 Highlights
Monday, May 2, 8:30 PM
AMRAM & CO David Amram, piano, french horn, flutes, composition & surprises; Kevin Twigg, drums, glockenspiel; John de Witt, bass; Adam Amram, percussion
Tuesday, May 3, 6:00 PM
THE WHITE SWALLOW READING SERIES The White Swallow Reading Series featuring Mark Doty, Austin LaGrone, and Gerald Stern
Tuesday, May 3, 8:30 PM
BLUE TUESDAYS with Host Julie Hardy: AMY LONDON Amy London, vocals, piano; Kevin Smith, bass; Steve Williams, drums; Holli Ross, guest vocalist; Jeanne O'Connor, guest vocalistVocalist Amy London presents: Time and Love: A Tribute to Laura Nyro
Wednesday, May 4, 8:30 PM
SHANE ENDSLEY AND THE MUSIC BAND Celebrating the Release of Then The Other" on Low Electrical Records Click here to listen to Shane Endsley on WBGO's The Checkout with Josh Jackson! Shane Endsley, trumpet,compositions; Craig Taborn, piano; Matt Brewer, bass; Nate Wood, drums
Thursday, May 5, 8:30 PM
ERIK LAWRENCE, RENE HART, ZIV RAVITZ Erik Lawrence, saxophone, flute; Rene Hart, bass, electronics; Ziv Ravits, drums
Friday, May 6, 9:00 PM
ADAM KOLKER QUARTET WITH SPECIAL GUEST TIM HAGANS: CD RELEASE REFLECTIONS" Tim Hagans, trumpet; Russ Lossing, piano; John Hebert, bass; Adam Kolker, saxophones; Billy Mintz, drums
Saturday, May 7, 9:00 PM
ROB GARCIA QUARTET FEATURING DAVE LIEBMAN Dave Liebman, saxophone; Dan Tepfer, piano; Drew Gress, bass; Rob Garcia, drums
Sunday, May 8, 8:30PM
JESSE STACKEN/KIRK KNUFFKE: ORANGE WAS THE COLOR CD RELEASE CELEBRATION Jesse Stacken, piano; Kirk Knuffke, cornet
Monday, May 9, 8:30 PM
CLASSICAL AT THE CORNELIA! Simon Mulligan, solo pianoIn the third performance of our new Classical at the Cornelia Series, pianist and musical director Simon Mulligan dazzles us with an all-Beethoven evening of solo piano.