TT 20: gigs, Stryker 2

Jazz buffs will enjoy the second part of the Mark Stryker interview, where Mr. Stryker weighs in on many great jazz saxophonists.

Summertime performances include:

= July 11 The Bach Store: every day in July, Evan Shinners (“WTF Bach”) plays 2-5:30pm. Guests artists are at 6:15 pm. On the 11th I will offer Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue + other Bach pieces/my own stuff

= July 19 duos (Brahms G major violin sonata) and trios (my own “Tiny Trio” and Piazzolla tangos) with Johnny Gandelsman and Michael Nicolas,  Union Hall, Rockport, Maine, part of Bay Chamber Concerts

= July 27 Duo with Ron Carter in Langnau, Switzerland, part of Langnau Jazz Nights, where I will be teaching all week

= August 2 Billy Hart quartet with Mark Turner, Ben Street at Newport Jazz Festival. That same night I am also part of a piano extravaganza organized by Jon Batiste

= August 13 trio with Dylan Reis and Matt Wilson at Halyards, Brooklyn

= August 17-18 Billy Hart quartet with Mark Turner, Joe Martin at Blue Note Beijing
= August 20-23 Billy Hart quartet with Mark Turner, Joe Martin at Cotton Club, Tokyo
= August 24 duo with Mark Turner at Cotton Club, Tokyo

= August 30/31 trio with Larry Grenadier and Al Foster at Mezzrow, NYC