Events - 2022

Events take place in Grand Rapids, Michigan, unless otherwise indicated, and are open to the public. Private events (weddings, corporate events, private parties) are not listed.

MONDAYS: Old Goat, 5:30-8:30pm, SOLO piano ​
Jan 14, The Block, 7pm, TRIO w/guest, Ivan Akansiima (Muskegon) ​
Jan 22, The Listening Room, 7:30pm, TRIO w/guest, Diego Rivera ​
March 2, GRNoir, 7:30-9:30pm, TRIO ​
March 4, Frauenthal Theater (Muskegon), 7:30pm, West Mich Symphony Pops, with vocalist, Shayna Steele ​​
March 6, The Old Goat, 11am-2pm, TRIO

Past Performances

One Trick Pony
RNoir Wine & Jazz Club 7pm ​​
Listening Room GR - Robin Connell Trio ​​

MICHIGAN – Concerts Include: ​​
The Block, Muskegon ​​
Jazz in the Sanctuary ​​
Interlochen Arts Camp - Jazz Faculty Concerts ​​
Jazz at the Harris ​​
West Michigan Wine & Jazz Festival ​​
International Trumpet Guild Conference, w/Mark Inouye ​​
Midland Symphony Pops Orchestra, Midland, MI, w/Steve Lippia ​​
Traverse City Opera House ​​
Manitou Music Festival ​​
Meijer Gardens Summer Concerts ​​
Buttermilk Jambouree Music Festival ​​
Leelanau Uncaged, Northport ​​
Idlewild Music Festival ​​
Michigan Legacy ArtPark ​​
Shoreline Showcase, Manistee ​​

NEW YORK CITY– Concerts Include:
The Public Theatre, NY, w/Allen Ginsburg
Symphony Space, NY
Riverside Church, NY, w/The Clown Conspiracy
Central Park Bandshell
BMI Jazz Composers Workshop

OTHER STATES & CANADA– Concerts Include:

World Clown Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia [composer/performer]
Massachusetts Music Educators Association Conference [All-State Jazz Conductor & Composer]
Colorado State University, Ft Collins, CO [Honor Jazz Band Conductor]
Illinois State University [Composer]
Illinois Music Educator Association Conference [Composer]
Eastern Illinois University [Guest Artist]
Capital University, OH [clinician/adjudicator/performer]
Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, FL, w/Steve Lippia
Hastings College, Hastings, NE
Wichita Jazz Festival, KS
Tulsa Jazz Festival, OK
Northeastern Oklahoma University, OK
Western State College, Gunnison, CO
University of Southern Colorado, CO
Center for the Arts, Crested Butte, CO
Garden City Community College, KS
Dodge City Community College, KS
Baker Arts Center, Liberal, KS
Wichita Art Museum, KS
Kansas Music Educator Association Conference [clinician/performer]
Tulsa Univerity, Tulsa, OK [clinician/performer]
Denver Museum of Natural History [composer/performer]
Tri-High Jazz Festival, Ft. Collins, CO [composer/conductor]
Greeley Jazz Festival [clinician/adjudicator/performer]
Muskegon HS [composer]
Grand Junction HS, CO [composer]
Montrose HS, CO [guest artist]
International Association of Jazz Educator Conferences [Presenter]

Clubs & Private Events Include:

The Rainbow Room, NYCWaldorf-Astoria, NYC
Jerome Hotel, Aspen, CO
Eddie V’s, Troy, MIMoriarty’s Pub Lansing, MI
Bella Fortuna, Lake Leelanau, MI
Sandhill Crane Vineyard, Jackson, MI
SpeakEZ, City Flats, Amway Grand Hotel,
One Trick Pony, Kent Country Club

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