I’ll skip the narrative, the superlatives and adjectives, and just go straight to the hot list and gratuitous name dropping. Below the list is a nice long gallery of images from the past year, mostly from Takarazzi. Click on the photo to scroll through the album.

Current hot list:

 

Funnest guitar jams with Adam Miller of Newcastle, Australia:

Here’s a couple releases I did for a project with Craig Taubman – two of his most popular songs that I arranged for solo guitar:

Hashkivenu

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00BRSHBWY/ref=dm_ws_tlw_trk10_B00BRSHBWY

Lcha Dodi

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00BRSHCGO/ref=dm_ws_tlw_trk11_B00BRSHCGO

 

Jonathan Lee brought a dream guitar to life for me – here it is with a solo piece of my own:

http://www.waldenguitars.com/B1E.html

Oddly he is no longer with the company that he founded. We wish him meaningful and satisfying new endeavors worthy of his mastery and spirit.

Since my last entry I’ve played with these people in these places:

(if I’ve left anyone out, please let me know!)

PEOPLE:Aaron Heick
Adam Klipple
Adam Miller
Alex Domschot
Alex Rybeck
Ali Harper
Anders Holst
Andre Fratto
Ann Steele
Anne Hampton Callaway
Annie Kozuch
Anton Denner
Baby Jane Dexter
Barry Levitt
Beaver Bausch
Bennett Paster
Big Apple Circus
Bill Harris
Bill Zeffiro
Billie Roe
Billy Stritch
Blake Pfeill
Bob Rose!
Bob Stillman
Bobbie Horowitz
Bria Skonberg
Brian Camelio
Brian Keane
Brian Kramer
Carol McAnn
Carole Demas
Carolyn Montgomery
Chad Hollister
Champagne Pam
Charlie Beale
Charlie Stevens
Chikara Tsuzuki
Chip Wilson
Chris Denny
Chris Peterman
Cliff Lyons
Clifford Carter
Colleen McHugh
Colm Reilly
Craig Richard
Craig Taubman
Dan Dorrance
Dan Gross
Dave Meade
Dave Silliman
David Caldwell
Dawn Derow
Debbi Whiting
Deborah Pitkin
Deborah Whiting
Denise Stillwell
Don Rebic
Doug Oberhamer
Elli King Of Broadway
Ellis Paul
Emedin Rivera
Eric Hoffman
Eric Hoh
Eric Michael Gillette
Erikka Rose
Etienne Stadwijk
Eugene Ruffalo
Eva Engman
Fitz Patton
Gary Wang
Geoffrey Gallante
Gil Parris
Grace Cosgrove
Greg Ritchie
H2
Howard Levy
Ian Herman
Ilene Kristen
Jacob Silver
James Fuchs
Jane Pfitsch
Jared Egan
Jeff Cubeta
Jeff Franzel
Jeff Ganz
Jeff Haynes
Jeff Stern
Jennifer Vincent
Jim Lahti
Jimmy Yozell
Joan Ryan
Joanne Tatham
Joanne Weaver
Joe Piteo
Joel Frahm
John DiPinto
John Meyer
John Redsecker
Jon Burr
Jon Weber
Jonathan Russell
Josh Heineman
Julio Fernandez
Karen Akers
Karen Karsh
Karen Kohler
Karen Mason
Karen Oberlin
Kathleen France
Kazu Minamizawa
Kelly St. Patrick
Kenny Ascher
Kevin Ansell
Kevin Dozier
Kj Denhert20
Klea Blackhurst
Krug Champagne
Kwame Binea
La Tanya Hall
Larry Kerchner
Lauren Fox
Lea DeLaria
Lew Soloff
Lil Durk
Lina Koutrakous
Luba Mason
Lucy Arnaz
MAC Awards
Mad Mountain Tavern
Mamadou Ba
Manu Koch
Marco Panascia
Marcus Goldhaber
Marcus Simeone
Marilyn Maye
Mark Janas
Mark Kaufman
Mark Miller
Mark Nadler
Mark Stuart
Mary Foster Concklin
Marya Zimmett
Matt Sharfglass
Mayra Casales
Men’s Collective
Michael Vitale
Mike Berkowitcz
Mike Herriott
Natalie Douglas
Neil Sedaka
Nicholas Perry
Nicky Denner
Nina Hennessey
Nina Siegel
NYC Gay Men’s Chorus
Outside Mullingar
Parker Scott
Patrick Firth
Patrick Pfeiffer
Paul Ellis
Peter Sachon
Pete Seeger
Rachel Bay Jones
Raissa Katona Bennett
Randie Shane
Ray DeForest
Ray Levier
Ray Marchica
Rex Benincasa
Rick Jensen
Ritt Henn
Rob Cookman
Rob Mitzner
Rob Slowik
Robert Cuccioli
Robyn Spangler
Ron Abel
Ron Allaire
Saadi Zane
Scott Barbarino
Scott Morgan
Shaynee Rainbolt
Shem Guibbory
Skip Ward
Stacy Sullivan
Stephen Hanks
Steve Doyle
Sue Hadjopoulos
Susan Winter
Tanya Holt
Ted Kooshian
Tedd Firth
Terese Genecco
Tex Arnold
Todd Murray
Tom Hubbard
Tom McBride
Tom Vaughan
Tom Wopat
Tony DeAugustine
Tracy Stark
Tycoon Dog
Vanessa Diaz
Velvet Alvis
Vicky Edwards
William Michals
Yaron Gershovsky
PLACES:2nd Floor on Clinton
49 Street Festival
54 Below
55 Bar
Asheville, NC
Badger Pub, Cambridge, ON
Battery Park
BB King’s
Bemmelman’s @ Carlyle, NYC
Birdland Jazz
Birmingham, AL
Bitter Endorsement
Blue Note Jazz
Brooklyn Bowl
Cafe Carlyle, NYC
Cafe Vivaldi
Cape Cod Jazz Festival
Cedar Rapids, IA
Central Park Bandshell
Chatanooga, TN
Chicago
Chung King Studios
City College
Columbia Club, Indianapolis, IN
Core Club Manhattan
Curitiba, Brasil
Cutting Room
Dia:Beacon
Don’t Tell Mama’s
Duplex
Feinstein’s
Gerard Perregeaux
Gotham Hall
House Concerts
Iridium Jazz
Irvington Town Hall, NY
Jackson, MS
Jazz Church
Joe’s Pub
Kaleidoscope Studio
Kilgore Studios
Knoxville, TN
Laurie Beechman Theater
Lexington, KY
Lincoln Center, Allen Room
Lincoln Center, Rose Hall
Lincoln Center, Tent
Local 802 AFofM, NYC
Loft Parties
Lowville, NY
Maplewood Memorial Park, NJ
Memphis, TN
Metropolitan Room
Miami, FL
Mobile, AL
Montgomery, AL
Music At The Mansion, Bloomfield, NJ
NOLA Recording Studio
NYC Subways
Opia
Palace Hotel
Pittsburgh, PA
Players Club
Pride Fest
Queens College
Rancho la Puerta, MX
Red House Arts, Syracuse, NY
Rex Hotel, Toronto
Ridgefield Playhouse, CT
Rochester, NY
Rockwell Stage, Hollywood
Rockwood Music Hall
San Antonio, TX
Sao Paolo, Brasil
Seven Grapes, Peekskill, NY
Shakespeare Theatre of NJ
Side Door Jazz
Sidewalk Cafe
Skirball Center, NYU
Smoke
Somethin’ Jazz, NYC
Somethin’ Jazz, Tokyo
Spin Studios
St. Paul’s Chirch
Stage 72
Stowe, VT
Syracuse, NY
Thalia @ Symphony Space
Tilles Center
Tompkins Square Park
Toronto Jazz Festival
Toshi’s
Town Hall, NYC
Tudor City Greens
Turtleback Zoo, NJ
Urban Stages
Vermont Pub & Brewery
Ward-Nasse Gallery, SOHO
Warren, VT,
Washington Square Park
West Palm Beach, FL
Westbeth
Wildflower Music Festival
Winter Garden Atrium
XL Cabaret
Zinc Bar 

 

 

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