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November 2019
November 16 Rufus Reid honors Harold Mabern at SOPAC

Harold Mabern left us Sept 17, 2019, leaving behind a giant body of work.
The Giants of Jazz, presented by John Lee and SOPAC, is taking this night to pay tribute to the life and work of Harold. There will be many, many musicians there to honor him. I am happy to be one of them.

Come if you can!


The SOPAC Box Office can be reached at (973) 313-2787 .
Patron & Ticket Services can be reached at (973) 382-1025.

South Orange Performing Arts Center
Giants of Jazz
South Orange, NJ 07079
8:00Pm Concert
December 2019
December 8 Rufus Reid Quartet at The Wyckoff Public Library

Begin your holidays with these excellent jazz musicians, performing originals, American Songbook songs, and some Christmas favorites.

Roberta Piket – piano
Anton Denner – woodwinds
Jarrett Walser – drums
Rufus Reid – bass

Telephone: 201-891-4866

Wyckoff Public Library
Friends of The Library Holiday Concert
200 Woodland Avenue
Wychoff, NJ 07481
2:00pm Concert
January 2020
January 29-30 Rufus Reid at Arizona State University

I am honored to have been chosen to be part of The Ravenscroft Jazz Resident Artist Program at ASU this year. Michael Kocour, Director of Jazz Studies, brought me in October. It was a great beginning and I am looking forward to this visit. During this Mentorship, I will be working with the students and faculty, conducting rehearsals and giving Masterclasses.

Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts~School of Music
Arizona State University
1001 S. Forest Mall , AZ
Tempe, AZ 85287
February 2020
February 15 Rufus Reid~Bass Summit~Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival

I am honored to be part of this Bass Summit Set, featuring Buster Williams, Steve Novosel and myself. It is a great pleasure to have this unique opportunity to have three bassists performing together.

Buster Williams
Steve Novosel
Rufus Reid

Rockville Hilton
Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival
1750 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852
8:00pm - 9:45pm