Dizzy’s Club ~ The Big Band Sound of Rufus Reid

Mark your Calendar! I will be appearing at Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola at Lincoln Center October 6, 7, 8, 2017, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday! I am so looking forward to hearing my compositions performed by this incredible band of world-class

2017 International Jazz Composers Symposium

I have been in Tampa at the ISJAC Conference for the past few days. I cannot tell you what a thrill it is for everyone. Maria Schneider, Billy Childs, and I have given Artist Talks. Evening concerts are John Hollenbeck

Premiere ~ Rufus Reid’s “Lake Tyrrell in Innisfree”

Sunday, April 23, 2017, The Raleigh Civic Symphony presents my latest commission; “Lake Tyrrell in Innisfree.” This commission requested the subject be inspired by rivers and water. We had just discovered Innisfree in Millbrook, NY, a beautiful lake surrounded by

Winard Harper Presents Rufus Reid

I must recommend this event to all of you. Monday Evenings Winard Harper hosts a very special Jam Session at Moore’s Lounge in Jersey City. This Session presents an established artist performing with Winard Harper and his group. There is

Great four days with Ted Nash at Dizzy’s Club, NYC

I had so much fun playing Ted’s music with Matt Wilson, Warren Wolf, Gary Versace and Ted Nash, of course, playing all his instruments ~ he even took a solo on piccolo! We played a variety of music, some from


  • 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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