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|December 4-11||Rufus Reid – MSUFCU Guest Artist in Residence
Selected Bassist for The 2016-17 Michigan State University Federal Credit Union Guest Artist in Residence
Every academic year, four nationally and internationally known jazz artists visit campus for a week-long residency to teach and perform with College of Music students and faculty. During their stay, jazz artists engage the campus community with public concerts and visits to local school systems, including regional tours across the state with MSU Jazz Orchestra I.
MIchigan State University College of Music
333 W. Circle Dr.
East Lansing, MI 48824
|January 4-7||Rufus Reid at The JEN Conference
I will be attending the 8th Annual Conference of the Jazz Education Network, celebrating 100 years of Recorded Jazz!
Hyatt Regency New Orleans
Jazz Education Network Conference
601 Loyola Ave
New Orleans, LA 70113
|January 19||Rufus Reid to speak at Duke Ellington Society
Come help me celebrate the life and legacy of Duke Ellington.
Saint Peter's Church,
The Duke Ellington Society
619 Lexington Ave
New York, NY
|January 24||Rufus Reid at Elmhurst College, Illinois
Guest Artist/Adjudicator for The 50th Annual Elmhurst College Jazz Festival
8:15 pm Friday,
Info: (630) 279-4100
The 50th Annual Elmhurst College Jazz Festival
190 Prospect Avenue
Elmhurst, IL 60126
|February 10-11||Rufus Reid at The Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild, Pittsburgh
Ray Brown Tribute
Rufus Reid – bass
More Info: 412.323.4000
The Manchester Craftsmen's Guild
1815 Metropolitan Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
|April 23||World Premiere for Rufus Reid composition
“Lake Tyrrell In Innisfree” composed by Rufus Reid for
Commissioned by the Raleigh Civic Symphony, North Carolina State University
Stewart Theatre, Talley Student Union
Raleigh Civic Symphony
2610 Cates Ave
Raleigh,, North Carolina 27607
|April 30||Rufus Reid Trio, Arlington, MA, Jazz Festival
The Rufus Reid Trio in Concert!
Arlington Town Hall
The Sixth Annual Arlington Jazz Festival
Arlington, Massachusetts 02474
6:00pm - 8:30 pm
|May 18-20||Rufus Reid at The 2017 Symposium of ISJAC
The International Society of Jazz Arrangers and Composers
The 2017 Jazz Composers’ Symposium will bring jazz composers and arrangers of all backgrounds together. This is your opportunity to connect with your fellow composers as well as celebrated Master Artists.
Maria Schneider will be there!
Membership is FREE! JOIN!
University of South Florida
2017 International Jazz Composers Symposium
4202 E. Fowler Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33620
|June 5-10||Rufus Reid at The International Society of Bassists Conference
Do not miss this wonderful week of seeing your old friends and meeting new ones! I must leave Friday morning, but do not miss Saturday or the Saturday night concert!
953 Danby Rd
Ithaca , New York 14850
|June 10-17||Rufus Reid teaching at The Steans Music Institute
This Program for Jazz focuses on composition and small ensemble improvisation.
Steans Music Institute
418 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, Illinois 60035
|June 26-30||Rufus Reid ~ Skidmore Jazz Institute
Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Skidmore Jazz Institute!
Arthur Zankel Music Center, Skidmore College
Skidmore Jazz Institute
815 N. Broadway
Saratoga Springs, New York 12866
|July 2-14||Rufus Reid ~ Jamey Aebersold Summer Jazz Workshops
Yes! I will be here for both weeks!
Choose from 2 Great Weeks of Jazz:
July 2nd thru July 7th
Call with ANY questions!
University of Louisville
Jamey Aebersold Summer Jazz Workshops
Louisville, Kentucky 40292