most everything below has a link, scroll a name, check it out, write it down, come listen. . . . . . .

AUG 11th-13th Jake Henry/Chris Weller

Milwaukee, Madison, Chicago.  Gonna be interesting to get down with these gentlemen. Can't wait to see Drobka and Coach Henry.

AUG 20th Third Coast Qtet @ Kerrytown Concert House

Very excited to premier my new Det/MI based Qtet.  This group has been my main focus since moving to MI.  Thanks to these fine players this music and its spirit is finally coming to light. 

Marcus Elliot- soprano

Tim Haldeman- tenor

Jon Taylor- percussion

WM- bass/compositions

AUG 31st KENNY WARREN @ Old Town

Weekly jazz series (Ann Arbor's best and only) is getting a surprise visit from my dear friend Kenny Warren. We'll be playing some standards, Ornette tunes, and originals.  To the Ann Arborites- DONT miss one of Brooklyn's best trumpet players. 

OCT 29th A2/Det Ensemble @ EDGEFEST

I'm thrilled to finally be at EDGEFEST.  Been hearing about this festival as one of the best for many years.  Last year, my first in MI, I was on the road- go figure and missed it.  Not this year!!  

ON THE HORIZON.>.>.>.>

 

-NYC dates in Mid Oct.

-3rd Coast Quartet mini Tour/Recording. 

 

 

 Hope to see you out there.  The presence of listeners is an engaging force.