Rufus at The American Composers Forum Board Meeting

This last weekend, I had the privilege of being invited to attend the ACF Board meeting in Minneapolis, MN. The ACF CONNECT program was developed in 2017 to partner with top notch ensembles. The Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble was the

Art Farmer Website

Let me recommend to you Art Farmer’s Web site. It is an incredible team effort. So much history has been collected here. I know you will enjoy this site. As many of you know, I worked with Art for years.

Eddie Harris ~ My first Musical Boss!

I have learned much from everyone I have ever worked with but Eddie Harris was someone special. There is a wonderful Official Eddie Harris Website all about Eddie that you should not miss. Listen to this new video about

Love Wins! Benefit the Ana Márquez – Greene scholarship

Love Wins! A Celebration of Music to benefit The Ana Márquez – Greene scholarship at Western Connecticut State University Jimmy Greene and an All – Star lineup to include: Matt Wilson’s Christmas Tree-O featuring Jeff Lederer and Paul Sikivie Also

Snug Harbor, New Orleans

Tonight I will have the privilege of performing with Herlin Riley, an old friend who recorded “Quiet Pride ~ The Elizabeth Catlett Project” with me, and with Ellis Marsalis with whom I have never played. I am really delighted for


  • 04/05/2018
    Rufus Reid, Guest Artist, Vancouver Island University
    Vancouver Island University Big Band
    Nanaimo, BC
  • 04/27/2018 - 04/28/2018
    Rufus Reid with The Frank Kimbrough Quartet
    The Kitano Hotel
    New York City, NY
  • 06/09/2018 - 06/15/2018
    Rufus Reid ~ Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute
    Highland Park, Illinois

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