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July 2017

17 July 2017
Ed Neumeister Store - Open for Business

The Ed Neumeister Store - Grand Opening Sale

Grand Opening of the Ed Neumeister Store.  Cut out the middle person and buy directly from the artist.

All CDs are on sale for $9.99 and include a free digital download.
15 July 2017
Relocating back to New York

Relocating to New York

After 15+ years as Professor of Jazz Trombone at the University of the Perfoimring Arts in Graz, Austria I'll be relocating back to New York City area.

It's been a great time teaching in Graz and earlier in Luzern Switzerland.  I've reallty learned a lot and feel that my artistic abilities have imporved greatly.

I'll be relocating back to New York this summer 2017.

I won't be retiring from teaching, composing, conducting or performing, but I will be graduating to the next stage of life.


May 2017

15 May 2017
Spain May 2017

Conservatorio Superior de Música LA CORUÑA,Spain

Artist in Residence

April 2017

05 April 2017
California Tour April 2017

Concerts and Clinics in California April 2017

April 5th 2017: Improvisatory Minds Concert at Cal State University, Fullerton

April 7th 2017: Lecture Demonstration at San Franscisco Conservatory of Music 12PM (tentative)

April 8th 2017: Trio Concert, Jazz in the Bassment, San Francisco 7:30PM

April 11th 2017: Lecture Demonstration at San Jose State 3:30PM

April 14th 2017: Solo Concert at California Jazz Conservatory, Berkeley CA

April 15th 2017: Lecture Demonstration at California Jazz Conservatory, Berkeley CA

March 2017

09 March 2017

International Trombone Symposium, Mannheim Germany

I will be giving a solo recital and a lecture demonstration "Creative Practicing - Practice Creatively"at the International Trombone Symposium in Mannheim Germany March 9-12, 2017.

I also be conducting my Trombone Ensemble from the University of the perfomring Arts, Graz Austria in a program of originals and arrangements.

June 2016

06 June 2016
June & July in NY

June & July in NY: Performances at the International Trombone Festival and the US release of "Suite Ellington", celebrating at Cornelia Street Cafe

Celebrating the US-Release of "Suite Ellington"

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

Cornelia Street Cafe
29 Cornelia Street
New York, NY 10014

17 May 2016
Residency in Birmingham in May

Residency at the Birmingham Conservatoire in May.

Ed will stay for a residency at the Birmingham Conservatoire, United Kingdom, May 17 – 20.
06 July 2015
"Cumulonimbus" for Projeto Bone Festival, Brazil

New piece performed at the International Trombone Festival in Caieiras/ São Paulo/ Brazil, June 8th-11th

I have been invited to write a new piece für 8 trombones that will be performed at Projeto Bone International Trombone Festival in Caieiras/ São Paulo/ Brazil, commissioned by Silvio Giannetti.
20 June 2015
"Flowing" for Joe Lovano

New piece written for and performed with Joe Lovano

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.

October 2014

01 October 2014
CD Recording "Into the Now" finished

CD Recording "Into the Now" with my NeuHat Ensemble finished ...

The recording is in the can, next step is mixing. Contributions are still possible, please contact me for this directly. You can listen to some of the music here.

August 2014

04 August 2014
Recording Grant

My production company MeisteroMusic has received two Grants to record my large ensemble compositions ...

MeisteroMusic Productions has received two Grants to record my large ensemble compositions. That's great! An oppportunity to recorded with the NeuHat Ensemble in a studio enviornment.  The live recordings are a great documentation, but there is nothing like taking the time to get everything "right".

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