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April 2017
April 30 Rufus Reid Trio, Arlington, MA, Jazz Festival

4:30 to 5:30 pm
Town Hall, 2nd Floor Reading Room
730 Mass Avenue, Arlington, MA

Rufus Reid in concert
with Tim Ray, piano and Steve Langone, drums
Arlington Town Hall
730 Mass Avenue

Morningside Music Studio
13A Medford St Arlington, MA 02474

Arlington Town Hall
The Sixth Annual ​Arlington Jazz Festival
Arlington, Massachusetts 02474
6:00pm - 8:30 pm
May 2017
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!
Billy Childs will be there!
Chuck Owen will be there!
John Hollenbeck will be there!
I will be there!

Membership is FREE! JOIN!
The International Society of Jazz Arrangers and Composers is FREE and OPEN to all who practice and love the art of jazz composition and arranging.

University of South Florida
2017 International Jazz Composers Symposium
4202 E. Fowler Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33620
June 2017
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!

Ithica College
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.
All 15 fellows write original music while here.
The concert will feature their original music.
It is a real pleasure to be working with these young musicians.

Steans Music Institute
418 Sheridan Road
Highland Park, Illinois 60035
June 24 Rufus Reid to receive Don Redman Jazz Heritage Award

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
In Collaboration with the National Park Service
Harpers Ferry National Historical park
Presents The 16th Annual Don Redman Heritage Award Concert

Barry Harris and Rufus Reid to receive
The Don Redman Jazz Heritage Award
for their contributions in jazz education and music
as well as individual musicianship,
humanity and dignity
that illuminate the spirit of Don Redman.

Todd Bolton, Supervisory Park Ranger

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
Don Redman Jazz Heritage Award
485 Fillmore Street
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
6:00pm concert
June 26-30 Rufus Reid ~ Skidmore Jazz Institute

Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Skidmore Jazz Institute!
Directed by Todd Coolman

Info: 518-580-5447

Arthur Zankel Music Center, Skidmore College
Skidmore Jazz Institute
815 N. Broadway
Saratoga Springs, New York 12866
July 2017
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
July 9th thru July 14th

Call with ANY questions!

University of Louisville
Jamey Aebersold Summer Jazz Workshops
Louisville, Kentucky 40292
July 17 Rufus Reid at The Straight Ahead Jazz Camp/Chicago

Presented by The Jazz Institute of Chicago
My Day at the Institute: Monday, July 17, 2017

10:46am – 11:45am Lecture/Demonstration
2:15pm – 3:45pm Visit to an Improvisation Class
4:00pm – 5:00pm Jam Session

Columbia College Music Center
Straight Ahead Jazz Camp
1014 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL
All Day!
August 2017
August 4-5 Rufus Reid & Gary Versace Duo

Please join us in this intimate setting. Gary is a brilliant, creative musician. We’ll have fun.
You will too!

Tel: 646-476-4346

Mezzrow Jazz Club is located on the NE corner of West 10th Street and 7th ave in the basement of 163 West 10th street. We are easy to miss so look carefully!

Mezzrow Jazz Club
163 West 10th street, basement Greenwich Village,
New York City, NY 10014
8:00pm & 9:30pm sets