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Professional Musician. Drummer. Clinician. Educator. Composer
May 5th, Trio East live @ the Little Theatre Cafe, 7-9pm no cover.
May 3rd, Trio Generations @ Faircraft BrauHaus Fairport NY, 7-9pm no cover.
April 28th, Trio Generations @ Rochester's Hyatt Regency in their new restaurant, "Astor on Main" 7-10pm Great Food!
April 26th, Jeremy Pelt w/the Eastman Jazz Lab Band. Kilbourn Hall, 7:30pm Free
April 21-22, RPO Pops w/Jeff Tyzik @ Kodak Hall, 8pm both evenings. Tickets Required
April 15th, Russ Scarbrough Big Band @ OFC Creations in Brighton tickets required. 7pm
March 26th, Trio Generations w/Andrew Carroll and Gavin Gray @ The Little Theatre 7-9pm
March 21st RPO Ragtime and Blues w/Jeff Tyzik. Check RPO website for times/venue
March 4th Rich Thompson Trio "Generations" Faircraft
Feb.17/18th RPO Pops Kodak Hall, Rochester tickets required
Jan. 11th Rich Thompson Trio "Generations" @ Faircraft Brauhaus, Fairport NY 6:30-8pm
Jan. 6-8th Byron Stripling w/the Kansas City Symphony Pops. Tickets required.
Dec.22nd, Elliot Scozzaro Quintet @ PAUSA Art House Buffalo NY
Dec. 15-18th, RPO Holiday Pops w/Jeff Tyzik. Tickets required.
Dec.7th, Jordan Lerner Quartet
Priv. at Strong Museum
Dec.2nd, Trio East @ The Little Theatre Cafe w/Mike Kaupa trp,
Gavin Gray bass. 7-9pm
Nov. 27th, Trio Generations w/Andrew Carroll/Gavin Gray @ the Little Theatre. 6:30-8:30pm
Nov. 18th, Trio East w/guest Mike Kaupa @ the Little Theatre Cafe
Nov. 6th, Mark Kellog Faculty Recital 7:30pm Eastman School of Music
Nov. 4th Bobby DiBaudo Trio @
Hedges 9 mile Point, 6pm
Nov. 2nd, Clay Jenkins faculty jazz concert. ESM Hatch Hall
7:30pm tickets required
Oct.28th, Hobart William and Smith Jazz faculty concert. 7:30pm tickets required.
Oct.25th Charles Pillow faculty concert Hatch Hall ESM 7:30pm tickets required.
Oct. 1st Erie Symphony Pops
8pm concert, tickets required
Sept. 23nd, Trio Generations @ Faircraft Brauhaus, 7-8:30pm
Sept. 22nd, Trio Generations @ The Little Theatre Cafe, 6:30pm
July 21st Rich Thompson's "Trio Generations" at Faircraft Brauhaus. Fairport, NY 7pm
July 13th RT's Trio Generations at the Little Theatre 6-8pm
July 7th, Rich Thompson "The Art of the Trio" Kilbourn Hall Faculty Jazz Concert w/Clay Jenkins, Charles Pillow, Bob Sneider, Gavin Gray, and Oliver Scott!
June 27-July 8th Eastman Summer Jazz Camp. Various faculty perf. most evenings. Check Eastman concert calendar
June 23rd Rich Thompson's "Trio Generations" at Faircraft Brauhaus. Fairport, NY 7pm
June 19th Rochester International Jazz Fest. All Stars set at Parcel 5 downtown 5-6pm
June 17th Trio East live at the Little Theatre 6:00-8:00pm w/Clay Jenkins and Jeff Campbell
June 10th Bob DiBaudo Trio at Hedges Nine Mile Point, Webster NY. 6pm
June 4th Andy Calabrese Trio w/Peter Chwazik @ Fairport Canal Days Gazebo 11am-Noon
May 13th Bob DiBaudo Trio at Hedges Nine Mile Point, Webster NY. 6pm
May 5th, PAUSA Art House w/John Hasselback 3rd@7pm
May 2nd Final Concert at Eastman w/World Premier of John Clayton's "Keys are Black-Blacks are Key!" Featuring the Eastman Jazz Ens. and the Eastman Jazz Faculty Quintet.
April 30th Trio East live at the Little Theatre 6:00-8:00pm w/Clay Jenkins and Jeff Campbell
April 23rd Rapid's Symphony w/Byron Stripling.
April 21st Bob DiBaudo Trio at Hedges Nine Mile Point, Webster NY. 6:30pm
April 9th Gulfport Symphony w/Byron Stripling. Biloxi, Ms
April 4th Rocky River Chamber Music Society w/Eastman Jazz Quintet w/Bobby Floyd. Cleveland, Ohio 7:30pm
April 1st Bob DiBaudo Trio at Hedges Nine Mile Point, Webster NY. 6:30pm
March 25-26 Las Vegas Academy of the Arts Jazz Festival
Zildjian/Vic Firth @ Eastman to film RT's solos for their website!
March 20th RT's Trio Generations at the Little Theatre 6-8pm
Feb. 25th Trio East live at the Little Theatre 6:30-8:30pm
Feb. 24th Rich Thompson's "Trio Generations" at Faircraft Brauhaus. Fairport, NY 7pm
Feb.18th Trio East live at the Little Theatre 6:30-8:30pm
Feb.4-5 The Phoenix Symph. "Ella and Louis" w/Byron Stripling and Carmen Bradford
Jan. 29th Erie Pops, "The 3 Knights" Erie, Pa.
Dec. 31st Pensacola Symph. "Ella and Louis Armstrong" w/Byron Stripling and Carmen Bradford.
Nov. 27-28th, Fort Worth Symphony w/Byron Stripling
Nov. 14, "Trio Generations" @ the Little Theatre Arts Cafe 6:30-8:30pm
Nov. 12/13th, RPO Pops Concerts "Back to Broadway" @ Eastman Theater, 8pm each night!
Nov. 8th, Clay Jenkins faculty recital w/Gene Bertoncini-guitar, Kilbourn Hall 7:30
October 2nd, Russ Scarbrough/Frank Torchelli Big Band "The Rat Pack" @ OFC Creations Winton Pl. 7:30pm
October 1st, Bob DiBaudo Trio @ Hedges 9 Mile Point, 6:30pm
Sept.30th, Trio @ Houghton College for new Pres. Wayne Lewis...
Sept. 28th, Eastman Faculty Showcase Concert in Kilbourn Hall, 7:30pm
Sept. 18, 24, &25, Frank Sinatra/Basie Live at the Sands@Rochester "Fringe Festival"
Sept. 4th, Bob Dibaudo Trio @ Hedges 9 Mile Point, 6:30pm
August 27th, Trio East @ the Little Theatre Cafe, 6:30pm
August 26th, Trio Generations @ 75 Stutson Street, 8-10pm $20 cover includes free CD!
August 21st. Bob Dibaudo Trio @ Hedges 9 mi. point, Webster, NY
July 31st, Bob Dibaudo Trio @ Hedges 9 mile point Webster, NY 6:30pm
July 18th, Gap Mangione Big Band, On the Lake- Geneva, NY 5:30pm
July 9-10th, RPO Pops w/Byron Stripling 7:30 shows, Perrington Amphitheater.
July 1st, Clay Jenkins faculty summer jazz concert Kilbourn Hall 7:30pm
June 30th, Rich Thompson faculty summer jazz concert Kilbourn Hall, 7:30pm
June 14th WGMC Jazz Radio 90.1's "Jazz Cruise" 4oo Packet's Landing, Fairport, NY, $35 for 2 hour cruise, boarding 6:15, leave@6:30pm. Tickets: http://jazz901.org/36625/jazz90-1-jazz-and-blues-cruise-tickets-on-sale-now/
Feb.27th, Byron Stripling-Bobby Floyd w/the Portland Maine Symphony
Dec.31st, Byron Stripling Quartet w/the Huntsville Alabama Symphony Orch.
Dec.11th, Trio East w/guest pianist Harold Danko@The Bop Shop 8pm stream
November 18th, Trio East w/Gary Versace @ Wine Down Wednesday at The Penthouse at One East Avenue $20 per, includes Charcuterie Pick.
October 18th, Trio East Live@ the Little Theatre Cafe Jazz Brunch 1-3pm
October 17th, Eastman Jazz Faculty concert@ Kilbourn Hall, Eastman Live Stream
October 16th, Rich Thompson/Bobby Militello Quartet, 5-7pm @ WGMC Jazz Radio 90.1. On air concert
April 4th, Cyrille Amie/Sonic Era Big Band, 7:30pm @ Greece Central Performing Arts Center
April 3rd RichThompson Quartet w/Bobby Milletelo @ WGMC Jazz Radio Donor Party,
5-7pm at the 90.1 radio station.
March 7, Trio East Live @ Via Garisole Wine Bar. Call for Reservations.
Feb. 29th Russell Scarbrough/Frank Torchelli Basie Live at the Sands @ Kodak Theater on the Ridge.
Feb. 21st, Trio East Live @ the Little Theatre Cafe 8-10pm
Feb. 14-15 @ RPO Nat King Cole show feat. Denzel Sinclair, Dee Daniels and Jeff Tyzik.
Feb. 1-8th, Byron Stripling Quartet on World renowned Jazz Cruise. Floating Jazz Festival w/many Jazz Greats!
Jan. 23rd,2020-Mike Kaupa Quartet w/Bill Dobbins and Dan Vitali. @ Little Theatre Cafe 7-9pm.
Dec. 31st, Lexington Philharmonic w/Byron Stripling and Bobby Floyd "Mardi Gras", at Lexington Opera House, Lexington Kentucky
Dec 28th w/Byron Stripling Quartet, "Swinging in the New Year @Lincoln Theater, Columbus, Ohio
Dec.21st Byron Stripling-Bobby Floyd w/Ft. Worth Symphony Orchestra
Dec.13th Trio East @ Via Garisole Wine Bar. 7-10pm
Scheon Place, Pittsford, NY.
Dec. 6 Trio East @ The Little Theatre Cafe 8-10pm.
Nov.30-Dec.1st w/Byron Stripling, Jeff Tyzik and the Oregon Symphony. Portland, Or.
Nov. 21st, Rich Thompson Trio@ Garber Porsche Unveiling of 202 911. 6pm
Nov. 14th Bobby Militello Quartet, PAUSA Art House, Buffalo NY 8-111pm
Nov. 7th Rich Thompson Trio at Garber Porshce 5-7:30pm Roll out of new 911!
Oct. 26th Buffalo Symphony w/Byron Stripling and Bobby Floyd. Tickets required.
Oct. 11th Trio East w/Mike Kaupa trumpet/flugel @ the Little Theatre Cafe 8-10pm.
Oct. 9th, Rochester Breast Cancer Seminar. Locust Hill CC. Tickets for music, dinner, etc.
October 7th, Scott Robinson, Harold Danko celebrates Gerry Mulligan. Kilbourn hall 7:30pm
Sept. 29th Jazz Mass w/Clay Jenkins quartet @ St. Thomas Episcople Church 10am, No Cover:-)
Sept.27th, Trio East @ the Little Theatre Cafe, 8-10pm no Cover!
Sept. 14 Hedges 9 Mile Point w/Bob Dibaudo trio w/Jeff Campbell and myself. 6:30pm.
Sept. 13 Rochester Fringe Fest. w/Russ Scarbrough Big Band and Frank Torchio. 6pm Lyric Theater. Basie Live at the Sands Reprise.
Sept. 5th Eastman Jazz Faculty concert @ Kilbourn Hall 7:30pm, $10 or free w/student/faculty ID
July 1-13 Eastman Summer Jazz Camp: Various faculty concerts in Kilbourn Hall.
June 29th, New Energy Big Band @ RIJF's Rochester Regional Health Big Tent 6pm.
June 25th, Dave Glasser Quartet @ Wilder Room RIJF 6pm and 10pm shows
June 23rd RIJF, Russ Scarbrough Soul Big Band w/Ali Ryerson & Bob Sneider. The 7:30 and 9:30 shows.
June 22nd, Trio East @ Little Theatre Cafe, 8-10pm.
June 21st, Trio East @ St. Thomas Episcopal Church Jazz Social. 7-8pm.
June 20th, Frank Torcheli/Russ Scarbrough big band, @ Harrow East 6:30pm.
May 22nd, Trio East Live @ WGMC 90.1FM Jazz Radio. 7-8pm.
May 15th, Rich Thompson's "Trio Generations" @ 80W Bar, 7 Lawrence St. 7-10pm Rochester
May 11th, Trio East Live @ Via Garisole Wine Bar, 7-10pm Pittsford, 3 Schoen Place
May 10th, Trio East Live @ the Little Theatre Arts Cafe, 8-10pm, no cover!
May 3-4, Byron Stripling Quartet in San Francisco at the Jazz Ballroom.
May 1st, Trio East @ Buffalo Univ. 7pm playing for Ranky-
April 19th, Trio East featuring David Bixler alto sax @ the Little Theatre Cafe, 8-10pm
April 17th, Doc Severinsen @ Greece Central Performing Arts Center, 7:30pm
April 12th, Guest Artist Billy Harper w/the Eastman Jazz Lab Band, 7:30pm Kilbourn Hall.
March 29-30, Byron Stripling-Bobby Floyd @ Bethesda Maryland Symphony.
March 26th, Triocity w/Charles Pillow @ SUNY Oswego College. 7:30-9pm Concert in Sheldon Auditorium
March 22nd, Trio East @ The Little Theatre Cafe 8-10pm
March 8-9, Orlando Symph. "All that Jazz" w/Byron Stripling and Micah Thomas!
March 6th, Trio East @ 90.1 WGMC Jazz Radio Live concert from 7-8pm.
February 23rd, Trio East w/Clay Jenkins/Jeff Campbell @ Via Garisole Wine Bar, Pittsford NY.
7-10pm, great food and wine.
February 22nd, Little Theatre Cafe w/Trio East 8-10pm
February 20th, Triocity
w/Charles Pillow and Jeff Campbell @ 90.1 WGMC Jazz Radio Live 7-8pm
February 15th, Little Theatre Cafe w/Trio East 8-10pm
January 25th, Little Theatre Cafe w/Trio East 8-10pm
January 17-20th, Ft.Worth Symphony Orch. w/Byron Stripling.
December 22nd, Private Trio w/Bill Dobbins Oak Hill CC.
December 21st, Trio East @Little Theatre Cafe, 8-10pm
December 20th, Trio East for WGMC Jazz Holiday party @ Loving Cup Restaurant RIT campus. 6-10pm.(Private)
December 16th, Rick Holland Little Big Band @ Loving Cup Restaurant RIT campus. 6:30-9pm
December 5th, Guest artist w/Monroe Community College Big Band and combo's. John Nyerges director.
November 20-24th, Marian's Jazz Room w/Byron Stripling Quartet, Bern Switzerland.
November 18th, Charles Pillow faculty recital Kilbourn Hall Eastman School of Music, 7:30pm $10 or student ID.
November 12th, "Doc's Day" reception CCR in Rochester.
November 10th, Bob DiBaudo Trio, Hedges Nine Mile Pt. 6:30pm.
October 27th, Byron Stripling w/Erie Philharmonic. 8pm, Erie Pennsylvania
October 18th, Rich Thompson Trio @ Garber Porsche-Audi Porsche Cayenne new release party 5:30-8pm
October 11-13th, Byron Stripling w/Jacksonville Symphony, Jacksonville Fl.
October 10th, Clay Jenkins faculty recital, 7:30pm, Kilbourn Hall, Eastman $10
Sept. 30th, Rick Holland Little Big Band, 7pm @ Lovin Cup Restaraunt and bar near RIT.
Sept. 30th, Tony Caramia faculty recital, 3pm, Kilbourn Hall, $10.
Sept. 27th, Trio East concert-jam @ the Hyatt. 7:30-10pm
Sept. 19-23rd, Jazz Bistro w/Byron Stripling Quartet, St. Louis Mo.
Sept. 4th, Eastman Jazz Faculty Kilbourn Hall concert, 7:30pm, $10.
August 30th, Trio East @ the Little Theatre Cafe, 8-10pm.
August 29th, Newport Sundown Jazz Fest., Byron Stripling Quartet w/Bruce Foreman 6-8pm, Newport Ca.
August 24th, Lewiston Jazz Fest. w/Sally Terrell 1:15-2:45. Lewiston, NY
August 23rd, Trio East @ Via Garisole Wine Bar, 7-10pm $10 music charge. Pittsford, NY
July 29th, George Caldwell quintet, 5pm gig at Sportsmen’s, Buffalo, NY-featuring Nelson Rivera, Tim Clarke, Cameron Kayne, and George Caldwell!
July 13th, Doc Severinsen Big Band w/Harford Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 pm
Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center
Rain or Shine!
July 11th, Trio East & Friends Summer Jazz Concert, Kilbourn Hall-Eastman, 7:30pm
July 10th, Charles Pillow Summer Jazz Concert, Kilbourn Hall-Eastman, 7:30pm
July 9th, Clay Jenkins Summer Jazz Concert, Kilbourn Hall Eastman School, 7:30pm
June 29th, Trio East Live @ the Little Theatre Cafe, 8-10pm no cover.
June 28th, RIJF w/Mark Watters "Jazz Goes to the Movies. 7:15 & 9:15 sets @ Temple Auditorium.
June 24th, RIJF w/Triocity, Pillow-Campbell-Thompson @ the Wilder Room, 6 and 10pm $30 w/out Club Pass.
June 22nd, Trio East @ the Little Theatre Cafe, 8:15-10:15pm no cover.
June 11th, NYC recording Charles Pillow's new project @ Ovetar Rec. Studio.
June 3rd/4th Jazz Mass, Andy Calabres Quintet w/Bob Sneider and Vince Erclemento.
3rd Atonement Luthern church, 4th Riverside Conv. Center
June 2nd, Rich Thompson Quartet @ Fairport Canal Days
May 25th, Frank Sinatra tribute @ Riviera Theater Geneseo, NY
May 18th, Trio East Live @ the Little Theatre Cafe, 8-10pm
May 4th, Rich Thompson w/Doug Stone, Via Girasole Wine Bar, Pittsford, NY, 7pm
April 27th, w/Bill Grimes and Bill Dobbins @ LSU, Baton Rouge, La.
April 21st, Bob DiBaudo Trio @ Hedges 9 Mile Point, Webster, NY
April 13th, Trio East @ the Little Theatre Cafe. 8-10pm
March 24th, , Bob DiBaudo Trio @ Hedges 9 Mile Point, Webster, NY.
March 23rd, Marian Mcpartland 100th anniv. celebration, Kodak Hall 8pm.
March 16th, Trio East @ Little Theatre Cafe. 8-10pm.
March 11th, Rick Holland Little Big Band, Lovin' Cup 7-10pm.
March 1st, Arizona Musicfest Doc Severinsen w/Byron Stripling Quartet in Scottsdale
February 15th and 23rd, Trio East @ The Little Theatre Cafe, 8-10pm.
February 3-10, The World Famous Jazz Cruise- w/"The Byron Stripling Quartet". Ft.Lauderdale, New Orleans, Cozumel.
January 26th, Trio East @ the Little Theatre Cafe, 8-10pm
January 8-11, Tour w/Doc Severisen/Byron Stripling Quartet @ Rheinhardt Univ. and Tifton Georgia.
December 28th "Swingin' In the New Year!" W/Byron Stripling Quartet, Lincoln Theater, Columbus, Ohio.
December 9th and 22nd- Trio East @ the Little Theatre Cafe, 8-10pm.
November 17-18th- Doc Severinsen big band show w/the Dayton Symphony Orchestra!
October 29th, Tony Caramia 100 year jazz milestone concert. 3pm @ Eastman's Hatch Hall. Tickets $10. Sold Out.
October 28th, Richie Cole "Alto Madness" featuring the Rich Thompson Trio w/Bill Dobbins and Dan Vitale. 8pm @ Musicfare in Buffalo, NY. Tickets: $30....Sold Out.
October 16th- Clay Jenkins Faculty Recital, the music of "Snooky" Young. 8pm @ Eastman's Kilbourn Hall.
October 14th- The Bob DiBaudo Trio @ Hedges Nine Mile Point.
October 11th- The Rich Thompson
Quartet @ Locust Hill CC for Greater Rochester Breast Cancer seminar.
September 29th- The Bob DiBaudo Trio @ Hedges Nine Mile Point.
September 28th, 8-10pm "Trio East" @ Little Theatre Arts Cafe
August 27th 5pm, Doc Severinsen's "Trumpet Kings" featuring The Byron Stripling Quartet! Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rochport Ma.
August 12th, 6:30-10:30pm, Bob DiBaudo Trio@ Hedges Nine Mile Point.
July 24-30th Guest Jazz Clinician/director PAI @Wyoming Seminary in Kingston, Pa.
July 13th, ESM Summer Jazz Faculty Concert @ Kilbourn Hall, 7:30pm. Open to public.
July 12th, Trio East @ Kilbourn Hall Summer Jazz Concert Series. 7:30pm $10 cover w/out student ID.
July 9th Downstairs Cabaret, Susan Plunkett w/Andy Calabrese, Bob Sneider, and Kieran Hanlon. 5-7pm. $12
July 8th Hedges 9 Mile Point w/the Bob DiBuado Trio. 6:30-10:30
July 5th Eastman Jazz Summer faculty concert@ Kilbourn Hall, 7:30. $10 w/out student ID.
June 28th Tim Hagans Masterclass/performance for RIJF 2017 w/Bob Sneider and Dan Zieman in Ray Wright Room
June 23 and 30th, Trio East @ the Little Theatre Arts Cafe 8-10pm, no cover!
June 3rd-"Trio East" w/Clay Jenkins-Jeff Campbell and myself @ Fairport Canal Days Festival, Gazebo 3:30-4"30
May 20- Erie Pa. w/Terese Genecco Little Big Band, Bill Dobbins, Evan Dobbins, Paul Gastpar, Bill Todd, Joe Boehle, etc..
May 12th- All day at the Zildjian Cymbal factory w/Aaron Jackson, Richard Flanagan, Jeff Westhaver, Paul Francis, and Leon Chiappini.
March 23rd, Rich Thompson Trio w/Andy Calabrese and Dave Zaskoda @ Garber Porsche "Panamera" release Party 5-8pm.
February 10th* & 24th,"Trio East"
Live @ the Little Theatre Arts Cafe 8-10pm, Rochester NY
* Charles Pillow special guest!
January 27th, Trio East Live @ the Little Theatre Arts Cafe 8-10pm, Rochester NY.
January 4th, Music of Marty Paich Main stage at JEN in New Orleans, La. 8pm. Guest artist David Paich on Piano.
December 29th, Swinging in the New Year w/Byron Stripling Quartet. Lincoln Theater, Columbus, Ohio.
December 30th, Trio East Live @ the Little Theatre Cafe, 8-10pm
December 2nd, Trio East Live @ the Little Theatre Cafe, 8-10pm
December 3rd, Rich Thompson Quintet at the Flaum Attrium
U of R Holiday!
December 5th, Guest artist w/Penfield Symphony performing Chick Corea's Concerto for Orchestra, 7:30pm
December 10th, w/Bob DiBaudo Trio @ Hedges Nine Mile Point, 6:30-10pm
December 11th, Atonement Lutheran Church "Jazz Mass" w/Kieran Hanlon, Bob Sneider, Vince Ercolamento, etc..
Eastman School of Music Faculty Artist Series Concert
Harold Danko Quadrennial Kilbourn Hall 8:00PM
Rich Perry – tenor saxophone
Clay Jenkins – trumpet
Charles Pillow – woodwinds
Jeff Campbell – bass
Rich Thompson – drums
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