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Do the Gig is the weekly listing of everybody playing in New York.

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Selected upcoming gigs of my own:

February 28  Bud Powell in the 21st Century (evening length suite for big band) at New England Conservatory’s Jordan Hall

March 10 Brooklyn to Ballard (concert of chamber music curated by Derek Bermel: I’ll be playing solo and with Derek his SchiZm and the Leonard Bernstein Clarinet sonata) Octave 9 Raisbeck Music Center – Benaroya Hall — Seattle

March 15-16  Dance Heginbotham Easy Win in Philadelphia at Annenberg Center

May 3-4 trio with Ron Carter and Al Foster at Zinc Bar

May 8–11 Mark Morris Dance Group Pepperland at BAM in Brooklyn

Do the Math is over fifteen years old and runs over a million words. The bests posts are “pages” and organized by topic.

Interviews: Over 40 discussions, mostly with musicians: Billy Hart, Ron Carter, Keith Jarrett, Marc-André Hamelin, Carla Bley, Wynton Marsalis, many others.

Consult the Manual: Essays especially for students.

Rhythm and Blues: Jazz music essays, including major pieces on McCoy Tyner, Thelonious Monk, Ornette Coleman, Geri Allen, Bud Powell, Lester Young, many others.

Sonatas and Études: Classical music essays, including major pieces on Glenn Gould and Igor Stravinsky.

Newgate Callendar: A look at a few of my favorite crime writers like Donald E. Westlake and Charles Willeford.

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