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Ed Neumeister - Events

May 2020

29 May 2020 07:03PM
Jazz at Kitano

Jay Clayton and Ed Neumeister , featuring Gary Versace "Three of the Road"CD Release @ Jazz at Kitano, NYC.

May 29th and 30th 2020
Jay Clayton, Voice
Ed Neumeister, trombone.
featuring Gary Versace, piano

April 2020

18 April 2020 08:00PM
Three For the Road in Nyack

Jay Clayton & Ed Neumeister 3 for the Road
featuring John De Martino – piano
Appearing at Maureen's Jazz Cellar
Nyack, NY  10960

March 2020

29 March 2020 08:00PM
"So Wrong It's Right" Concert

Dave Taylor, Ed Neumeister, David Whitwell, Felix Del Tredici

So Wrong It's Right (Dave Taylor, Ed Neumeister, David Whitwell, Felix Del Tredici) will have a show on at Jim Kempner's art gallery - 501 West 23rd Street. All new music by Ben Brody, Dan Cooper, Jane Getter, Mark Kostabi, Ed Neumeister, Gene Pritsker, and Dave Taylor. There will also be poetry readings in between each piece.

December 2019

31 December 2019 10:00PM
New Years Eve/Day in Vienna

Karl Ratzer Quintet at Porgy & Bess, Vienna

Dec 31, 2019 - 10PM
Jan 1, 2020 - 8:30PM

Karl Ratzer: guitar, vocals
Franz Koglmann: trumpet
Ed Neumeister: trombone
Peter Herbert: bass
Howard Curtis: drums
21 December 2019 08:00PM
Karl Ratzer Duo in Vienna

Vinifero Wine Bar

Gumpendorferstrasse 36
1060 Wien
03 December 2019 08:30PM
Joe Lovano Nonet @ Birdland

Weeklong residency at the legendary NYC venue Birdland.

Tue Dec 3
Wed Dec 4
Thu Dec 5
Fri Dec 6
Sat Dec 7

Sets at 8:30pm and 11pm

Tickets here:

November 2019

07 November 2019 08:00PM
Jazz at Kitano

With the David Lopato Quintet at Kitano

Sets at 8 & 10pm

David Lopato - piano, Lucas Pino - tenor saxophone & clarinet, Ed Neumeister - trombone, 
Ratzo Harris - bass and Michael Sarin - drums

September 2019

19 September 2019 06:00PM

Ed Neumeister Trio

300 W 116th St, New York, NY 10026

Ed Neumeister Trio with
Vic Juris - Guitar
Martin Wind - Bass
19 May 2019 05:59PM
The Church of the Holy Trinity

13tet Debut Jazz Concert



13tet Jazz Concert
A hard driving swing band in the Great Jazz Tradition, brought into the twenty-first century! Veterans of Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Lionel Hampton, James Moody, Lady Gaga, The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, as well as Broadway Shows, and their own small groups.

The Musicians:

Dave Glasser, alto; Ralph Lalama, tenor; Ryan Anselmi, tenor; Andrew Hadro, bari; Sam Hoyt, Dave Smith, Scott Engelbright, trumpets; Ed Neumeister, Matt McDonald, Dale Turk, trombones;
Todd Coolman, bass; Alan Simon, piano; Peter Mannheim, drums.

...and surprise guests!

Charts are by Chris Gulhaugen, an arranger with a varied history in the business: composer, player, copyist, contractor, roadie.
27 April 2019 07:30PM
Wesleyan University

With the Jim McNeely Tenet

$28 general public; $26 senior citizens, Wesleyan faculty/staff/alumni, non-Wesleyan students; $6 Wesleyan students, youth under 18

"Jim McNeely is a true composer. He...produces works for jazz ensemble that are highly original and technically sophisticated."

02 May 2017 12:00AM
Concerts & Recording with Karl Ratzer Quintet

Concerts & Recording with Karl Ratzer Quintet

Touring May 2 - 7 in Germany and Austria

We will aslo be recording a new CD June 10 & 11.

July 2016

20 July 2016 09:30PM
Solo concert

Ed Neumeister Solo at ShapeShifter Lab, Brooklyn, NY

On July 20th, Ed will play a Solo concert at ShapeShifter Lab

ShapeShifter Lab,
July 20th, 2016, 9:30pm (one set)
18 Whitwell Place
Brooklyn, NY 11215

07 July 2016 08:00PM
US Release of Suite Ellington

Ed celebrates the US release of his new CD "Suite Ellington" with a concert at Cornelia Street Cafe, NY

Cornelia Street Cafe, July 7th, 2016, 8:00pm

Billy Drewes - Sax & Clarinet
David Berkman - Piano
Ugonna Okegwo - Bass
Tom Rainey - Drums,
Ed Neumeister -Trombone & Arrangements

29 Cornelia Street
New York, NY 10014

10 April 2016 01:30PM
Improvisatory Minds Concert in San Diego

Improvisatory Minds Concert, including music by Ed Neumeister, at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego.

Improvisatory Minds is a collective of composers, that was started by Ed Neumeister, Bevan Manson, Wolfgang Gernot and Michael Patterson. The next concert with music by  Ed Neumeister, Bevan Manson, Michael Patterson, Dennis Dreith, Duke Ellington ans Louis Moreau Gottschalk will feature Antoinette Perry - Piano, Ben Hudson – Violin.

April 10th 1:30PM
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego / La Jolla
700 Prospect Street, La Jolla, CA 92037

11 March 2016 08:00PM
Karl Ratzer Quartet

Playing with Karl Ratzer Quartet in Dießen am Ammersee, Germany

Playing with Karl Ratzer Quartet in Dießen am Ammersee, Germany, on March 11th, 12th & 13th 2016.
09 March 2016 08:00PM
Karl Ratzer Quartet

Playing with Karl Ratzer Quartet at Treibhaus, Innsbruck, Austria

Playing with Karl Ratzer Quartet at Treibhaus, Innsbruck, Austria, on March 9th

February 2016

28 February 2016 12:00AM
February 28 - March 2 HRT Jazz Orchestra Zagreb

HRT Jazz Orchestra Radio Television Production in Zagreb, Croatia (2 March 2016)

Ed will conduct and perform as soloist with the HRT Jazz Orchestra at Gorgona Hall (Museum of Contemporary Art) for a Radio Television Production in Zagreb, Croatia.
The Program will include the program from Neumeister’s new CD “Suite Ellington” composed by Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn, arranged by Neumeister for Jazz Orchestra.

Also on the program will be several originals for Jazz Orchestra composed and arranged by Ed Neumeister.

06 July 2015 12:00AM
Brazil concerts & clinics

upcoming Tour in July in and near Sao Paulo/Brazil

Including  the Projecto Bone Festival July 6 -11 in Caieiras Brazil.
03 July 2015 08:12PM
Karl Ratzer Septet

at Musikfest Waidhofen an der Thaya

Playing with Karl Ratzer Septet at Musikfest Waidhofen an der Thaya

June 2015

20 June 2015 08:00PM
Playing with Joe Lovano

The KUG Allstar Big Band in Graz with Joe Lovano as Guest Soloist

On the occasion of the 50th anniversairy of the Jazz Department at KUG University Graz, the KUG Allstar Big Band, conducted by Michael Abane, invited Joe Lovano as Guest Soloist. Included was a piece that I wrote for and dedicated to Joe Lovano: "Flowing", featuring both of us as soloists.
04 May 2015 12:00AM
May scedule

Zagreb Jazz Orkestar; Birmingham Conservatory of Music, Karl Ratzer Trio and Quartet

May 4th Guest Conductor & Soloist, Zagreb Jazz Orkestar: The Music of Thad Jones, at kino moser, Zagreb/Croatia
May 7th playing with Karl Ratzer Quartet at frei raum, Jenbach/Austria
May 17th playing with Karl Ratzer Trio at Wien Museum on the occasion of the exhibition "Romane Thana"
May 18-22nd Guest Expert and Jury Member at the Birmingham Conservatory of Music, Birmingham/England
22 April 2015 04:00PM
Improvisatory Minds Concert, Los Angeles

Improvisatory Minds presents the New Hollywood String Quartet

Improvisatory Minds presents the New Hollywood String Quartet

at a private house concert in Agoura Hills, CA

Sunday, April 12, 4:00 pm
(doors open at 3:30 pm)

String quartets by Jeff Beal
and Improvisatory Minds members
Bevan Manson, Ed Neumeister, Michael Patterson and Gernot Wolfgang

performed by the
New Hollywood String Quartet
Tereza Stanislav – violin
Rafael Rishik – violin
Rob Brophy – viola
Andrew Shulman – violoncello

More info and RSVP
02 April 2015 05:30PM
Clinic in San Jose

San Jose State University

01 April 2015 11:00AM
Solo Concert & Lecture

COVA Conservatory in Oakland CA

April 1st (no fool'n), 2015: Solo Concert at the COVA Conservatory in Oakland CA
21 March 2015 08:30PM
Karl Ratzer Septet

Karl Ratzer Septet at Snow Jazz Gastein

Playing with Karl Ratzer Septet at Snow Jazz Gastein, at Sägewerk Bad Hofgastein

January 2015

25 January 2015 08:00PM

Conducting the HfM Big Band in Detmold, Germany

The Concert at the Detmolder Sommertheater will feature Ed as the guest conductor, playing Ed´s compositions, including Fantasy for Cello and Big Band, with Alexander Gebert as soloist.
31 December 2014 12:00AM
New Years Eve Concert

New Years Concerts with Karl Ratzer Septet

Dec 31 at Porgy & Bess, Vienna, A
Jan 1 at Porgy & Bess, Vienna, A
Jan 3 at Feldkirchen, A
16 November 2014 08:00PM
South America Tour

Touring Argentina, Brasil & Uruguay

Nov 16 - 18 el Festival de Jazz de Montevideo, Uruguay
Nov 19 Cordoba International Jazz Festival, Argentina
Nov 20 - 23 Buenos Aires Jazz Festival, Argentina
Nov 24 - 29 Recording, Concerts and Workshops in and around Sao Paulo, Brazil


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