This Week at Cornelia Street Cafe April 25-May 1


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April 25, 2005

To: Listings/Critics/Features From: JAZZ PROMO SERVICES Press Contact: JIM EIGO, jazzpromo@earthlink.net

Cornelia Street Cafe 29 Cornelia Street Greenwich Village, NY 10014

Tel: 212-989-9319 Fax: 212-243-4207 Web: corneliastreetcafe.com

“a culinary as well as a cultural landmark" Mayoral Proclamation, City of New York 1987

This Week at Cornelia Street Cafe

Mon Apr 25 21 CENTURY SCHIZOID MUSIC PRESENTS: LUCIANO CHEESA Composer, Musical Saw Player and Pianist The concert is co-sponsored by The Italian Cultural Institute of New York 8:30PM

Tue Apr 26 DAVE ALLEN: CD RELEASE PARTY (Dave Allen, guitar; Carlo Derosa, bass; Mark Ferber, drums; Donny McCaslin, saxophone) Dave Allen is celebrating the release of his debut CD, Untold Stories on Fresh Sounds Records. 8:30PM

Wed Apr 27 SOUL OF THE BLUES (Nicola; Michael Brewster) This special edition of Soul of the Blues features.....Nicola and Michael Brewster 8:30PM Cover $5 jonsobel.com

Thu Apr 28 GNU VOX – OUR NEW VOCAL SERIES: JAY CLAYTON (Jay Clayton, vocals; Jack Wilkins, guitar) 8:30PM Cover $10 www.jayclayton.com

Fri Apr 29 JOHN MCNEIL: URBAN LEGEND (John McNeil, trumpet; Bill McHenry, sax; Steve Cardenas, guitar; Mike McGuirk, bass; Jochen Rueckert , drums) 9:00PM Cover $10 www.mcneiljazz.com

Sat Apr 30 THE TUBA PROJECT FEATURING BOB STEWART (Lucian Ban, piano; Bruce Williams, alto sax & flute; Bob Stewart, tuba; TBA, drums) 9:00PM Cover $10

Sun May 01 DEBORAH LATZ QUARTET (Deborah Latz, vocals; Timo Ellison, piano; Dave Ambrosio, bass; Elizabeth Keledjian, drums) Photo: Todd Weinstein Come CELEBRATE the one-year anniversary of Toward Love, Deborah’s debut jazz CD. 8:30PM Cover $10 www.deborahlatz.com

Upoming Shows

Mon May 02 AMRAM & CO: AMRAM TRIO MONTHLY AMRAM JAM AT CORNELIA STREET CAFE This month's guests: ADIRA AMRAM, ADAM AMRAM, poet FRANK MESSINA. Nuyorican poet JOE PACHECO will read his tribute to CHARLIE PARKER, first premiered with David Amram at BIG Arts on Sanibel in 2001 and broadcast nationally on NPR Morning Edition on March 11, 2005. Also guest musicians and a new piece just written during concerts in Braga, Portugal at the end of April. 8:30PM Cover $10 www.davidamram.com

Tue May 03 KAHLIL KWAME BELL: “MAY MUSIC FILL YOUR DAY.” (Kahlil Kwame Bell, percussion, drums, composer) Advance tickets: $15, phone 212 460 1889. Door: $20, students w/ID: $10 Wed May 04 KIM BOCK QUARTET (Kim Bock, saxophones; Steve Elliott, guitar; Adam Armstrong, bass; Peter Retzlaff, drums) 8:30PM Cover $7 www.kimbock.com

Thu May 05 ALL ABOUTJAZZ-NEW YORK PRESENTS 1S & 2S: MUSIC FOR SOLO & DUO (Joe Giardullo, sporano saxophone; John Heward, drums/percussion) A Tribute to Steve Lacy with Joe Giadullo and john Heward 8:30PM Cover $12 www.joegiardullo.com

Fri May 06 KEVIN NORTON'S DEWLINE: THE MUSIC OF STEVE LAZY (Dave Ballou, trumpet & cornet; John Lindberg, bass; Kevin Norton, drums, vibraphone; Kristin Norderval, vocals; Bob Holman, poet) DEWLINE is a co-operative dedicated to the creative interpretations of the music and spirit of Steve Lacy. This concert will include performances of Steve’s most rarely performed compositions, arranged, re-arranged and deranged by the various members of DEWLINE. The second set will include guest artists including poet Bob Holman and others to be announced soon. 9:00PM Cover $10 www.kevinnorton.com

Sat May 07 MALABY/SANCHEZ/RAINEY TRIO (Tony Malaby, saxophone; Angelica Sanchez, piano; Tom Rainey, drums) 9:00PM Cover $10 www.tonymalaby.com

Sun May 08 TOLGA TUZUN - ALPER YILMAZ PROJECT (Jason Scott, tenor saxophone; Tolga Tuzun, piano & keyboards; Alper Yilmaz, bass; Andy Sanesi, drums) 8:30PM Cover $8 www.alperyilmaz.net

Mon May 09 COMPOSERS COLLABORATIVE INC PRESENTS: SERIAL UNDERGROUND (Jed Distler, piano, composer; Ed Schmidt, words & performance; Joshua Fried, composer) 8:30PM www.composerscollab.org

Tue May 10 ARTURO O'FARRILL Arturo O'Farrill y Riza Negra - Explorations in Latin Jazz (Arturo O'Farrill, piano; Rafi Torn, percussion; Rafi Malakiel, trombone; Peter Brainin, tenor sax; Emilio Valdez, drums; Harvie S, bass) 8:30PM Cover $10

Wed May 11 RIBS & BRISKET (Paul Shapiro, saxophone, vocals; Babi Floyd, vocals; Cilla Owens, vocals; Tony Lewis, drums; Booker King, bass; Brian Mitchelll, piano) 8:30PM Cover $10

Thu May 12 POETRY & MUSIC (Barry Wallenstein; Serge Pesce; John Hicks, piano; Cecil McBee; Vince Chancey) an evening of poetry and music: Barry Wallenstein (City College) & Serge Pesce (France), with (what an amazing lineup of sidemen!!!) John Hicks, Cecil McBee, Vince Chancey & maybe one or two other superstars. reservations strongly suggested. $10 includes a *free* drink. 6:00PM Cover $10

GNU VOX VOCAL SERIES: THEO BLECKMANN SOLO & DUO (Theo Bleckmann, voice; John Hollenbeck, percussion/toys) 8:30P voice solo performance in a NY pre-release for upcoming solo CD “anteroom" on Traumton records 10:00P duo with John Hollenbeck 8:30PM Cover $10 www.johnhollenbeck.com

Fri May 13 JEREMY STEIG QUARTET (Jeremy Steig, flute; Vic Juris, guitar; Cameron Brown, bass; Anthony Pinciotti, drums) Come and hear the HOTTEST jazz flutist playing in NY. Jeremy Steig has played with Bill Evans, Art Blakey, Jimi Hendrix, Johnny Winter and many others. He brings with him three legendary musician. 9:00PM Cover $12 www.jeremysteig.info

Sat May 14 MERCEDES HALL IN CONCERT (Mercedes Hall, vocal; Lanny Meyers, piano; frank Wagner, bass; Kaca McCoy, drums) Mercedes Hall with the Lanny Meyers Trio with special guest vocalist Mary C. and other surprise guests! 9:00PM Cover $12 www.mercedeshall.com

Sun May 15 FRIENDS OF FIORE classical music series 8:30PM

Tue May 17 SEAN SMITH TRIO (Sean Smith, bass & composition; John Ellis, saxophones; Russell Meissner, drums) 8:30PM Cover $9

Wed May 18 THE SONGWRITER'S BEAT (Ann Klein; John Montgomery; Seth Davis; TBA) 8:30PM Hosted by Valerie Ghent. Cover $5

Thu May 19 PO'JAZZ (Sons of Mothers Quintet; Lynn Skinner, vocals) Poetry & Music : Mamapalooza Fest Rocks Po'Jazz & The Cornelia Street Cafe : Words and Urban Jazz Lynn Skinner, vocals ; Sons of Mothers Quintet (formerly the Po'Jazz 5) ; host Golda Solomon,"medicine woman of jazz" 6:00PM Cover $12

GEORGE GARZONE TRIO FEATURING BILLY HART (George Garzone, saxophones; John Lockwood, bass; Billy Hart, drums) George Garzone 8:30PM Cover $10 www.fringejazz.com

Fri May 20 GERALD CLEAVER: VIOLET HOUR (Ralph Alessi, trumpet & cornet; J.D. Allen, tenor saxophone; Ben Waltzer, piano; Chris Lightcap, bass; Gerald Cleaver, drums) Gerald Cleaver presents Violet Hour: music for an acoustic quintet of unique and engaging personal voices. 9:00PM Cover $10

Sat May 21 LOREN STILLMAN/VIC JURIS/GARY VERSACE/JEFF HIRSHFIELD (Loren Stillman, saxophones; Vic Juris, guitar; Gary Versace, organ; Jeff Hirshfield, drums) 9:00PM www.lorenstillman.com

Sun May 22 ROGER ROSENBERG QUARTET (Roger Rosenberg, baritone & soprano sax; Mark Soskin, piano; Chip Jackson, bass; Jeff Billinger, drums) 8:30PM



Wed May 25 SOUL OF THE BLUES This special edition of Soul of the Blues features.....TBA SOUL OF THE BLUES, NYC's premiere *inexpensive* live blues and soul music series, happens the fourth Wednesday of every month at Cornelia Street Cafe. 8:30PM Cover $5 jonsobel.com

Thu May 26 GNU VOX VOCAL SERIES: DOMINIQUE EADE (Dominique Eade, voice; Brad Shepik, guitar; TBA, bass) 8:30PM Cover $10

Fri May 27 JOHN MCNEIL/BILL MCHENRY QUARTET (John McNeil, trumpet; Bill McHenry, tenor saxophone; Mike McGuirk, bass; Jochen Rueckert, drums) John is back on the last friday of March, April and May, presenting a new project each time. 9:00PM Cover $10 www.mcneiljazz.com

Sat May 28 MARK HELIAS; OPEN LOOSE (Mark Helias, bass; Gerald Cleaver, drums; Tony Malaby, sax) 9:00PM Cover $10 www.markhelias.com

Tue May 31 ALLISON MILLER'S AGRAZING MAZE CD RELEASE PARTY (Ingrid Jensen, trumpet & flugelhorn; Enrique Haneine, piano; Carlo deRosa, bass; Allison Miller, drums) Release party for the NEW CD At the End of the Day on Foxhaven Records. 8:30PM www.allisonmiller.com

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