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UPCOMING PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE 2021
 

July 29

Hamptons Jazz Festival
The Church 48 Madison Street Sag Harbor, NY 11963
Ray Anderson’s Pocket Brass Band
Ray Anderson(slide trombone)
Steven Bernstein (trumpet & slide trumpet)
José Davila (Sousaphone)
Tommy Campbell (drums and small percussion)

Performance time: 6:00pm ~ 8:00pm

July 30

Church
2387 Morse Ave Scotch Plains,NJ 07076
*featuring: the Brandon McCune Quartet
Marl Gross – alto sax
Brandon McCune – piano, leader & composer
John Lee – electric bass
Tommy Campbell – drums

Performance time:  7:00pm ~ 8:00pm

July 31

Denning Park Summer Jazz Series
340 Harold Ave. Englewood,NJ 07631
*featuring: the Tommy Morimoto Group
Tommy Morimoto – tenor sax
Monty Croft – vibraphone
Marvin Horn – guitar
Santi Debriano – upright bass , leader, composer
Tommy Campbell – drums & small percussion
And special guest musicians: Clarence Banks & Malcolm Cobb

Performance time:  4:00pm ~ 7:00pm

August 5

HI-COLLAR  Japanese Restaurant
231 E 9th St, New York, NY 10003
*featuring: the Shin Sakaino Trio 
Helio Alvez – piano
Shin Sakaino – upright bass , leader
Tommy Campbell – drum,cymbal & small percussion
Performance time:  6:30pm ~ 9:00pm

August 7

Denning Park Summer Jazz Series
340 Harold Ave. Englewood,NJ 07631
*featuring: the Tommy Morimoto Group
Tommy Morimoto – tenor sax
Monty Croft – vibraphone
Marvin Horn – guitar
Santi Debriano – upright bass , leader, composer
Tommy Campbell – drums & small percussion
And special guest musicians

Performance time:  4:00pm ~ 7:00pm

August 8

HERMANA
349 E 13th St, New York, NY 10003
*featuring: the Shin Sakaino Trio
Keith Brown – piano
Shin Sakaino – upright bass , leader
Tommy Campbell – drums,cymbals & small percussion

Performance time:  8:00pm ~ 11:00pm

August 14 *CANCEELED BECAUSE OF RAIN 

Denning Park Summer Jazz Series
340 Harold Ave. Englewood,NJ 07631
*featuring: the Tommy Morimoto Group
Tommy Morimoto – tenor sax
Monty Croft – vibraphone
Marvin Horn – guitar
Santi Debriano – upright bass , leader, composer
Tommy Campbell – drums & small percussion
And special guest musicians

Performance time:  RAINED OUT

August 15

Charles & Sue Mingus
Bawling,NY
, 703 North Quaker Hill Road Pawling NY 12564
Outdoor/Partial Outdoor, Private Residence of Joshua Taylor
A family memorial service for a Mingus Big Band fan

Mingus Quartet plays Memorial Celebration of Life
Jason Marshall – saxophone
Mike Richmond – bass
Jim Ridl – keyboard
Tommy Campbell – drums

Performance time:  2:00pm ~ 6:00pm

Tune list for the sets::

Better Get Hit…
Blue Cee
Boogie Stop Shuffle
Duke E’s Sound Of Love
East Coasting
Fables Of Faubus 
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Haitian Fight Song
Jelly Roll
Jump Monk
Nostalgia in X’s Square
OP
Orange Was The Color….
Peggy’s….
Portrait
Remember Rockefeller….
Reincarnation….
Self Portrait….
So Long Eric

August 21

Amagansett,Long Island
Ray Anderson’s Pocket Brass Band
Ray Anderson(slide trombone)
James Zollar (trumpet)
Gill Goldstein (accordion)
José Davila (Sousaphone)
Tommy Campbell (drums and small percussion)

Beach Party: 7:00pm ~ 10:30pm
*Sponsored by the Jazz Foundation Of America

August 27

Jackie Robinson Park, HARLEM,NY “Jazz In The Park” Series
*featuring: Chip Crawford Soul Power Experience
Chip Crawford – piano, leader, composer
Irwin Hall – alto sax
Sandro Albert – guitar
Levon Fulmore – electric bass
Tommy Campbell – drums
Gary Fritz – percussion
And special guest vocalist: Greginald , C Kelly Wright, Whitney Marchelle

Performance time:  5:00pm ~ 8:00pm

August 28

THE WILLIAMSBURG MUSIC CENTER 
Address: 367 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211 Phone: (718) 384-1654
Featuring: The Carlton Holmes Trio
Carlton Holmes (piano)
Gerry Eastman (bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

Performance starts at 9:30pm ~

August 29

Hamilton Park,Weehawken,NJ
Afternoon Outdoor event (out of the sun)
Tino Steward (vocal)
Miki Grimes( vocal)
Walter Zellinski (keyboards)
Rob Rolling (bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums)

Performance starts at 4:30 

August 31

Convo-Improvo at Live Jazz Kansas City
Hosted by Rob Scheps  (Zoom interview)
Time 15:30 ~ 17:00

September 6

BLUE NOTE NYC 
131 West 3rd street. NYC NY (212)475-8592
The Dizzy Gillespie Afro Latin Experience
Featuring:
Freddie Hendrix (trumpet and flugal horn),
Freddie Hendrix  (trumpet)
Sharel Cassity (alto sax)
Abelina Mateus (piano & vocals)
John Lee (bass/MD)
Tommy Campbell (drums), 
Roger Squtero (percussion)
Very Special Guest; PAQUITO D’RIVERA (alto saxophone, clarinet & flute)

two shows 8:00pm & 10:00pm

September 11

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LENOX JAZZ STROLL
Lenox, MA.
Featuring: Ray Anderson’s Pocket Brass Band
Ray Anderson (slide trombone & vocals)
Steven Bernstein (slide trumpet & trumpet)
José Davila (Sousaphone)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

Performance Time, 3:15pm ~ 4:30pm

 

September 13

BLUE NOTE NYC  131 West 3rd street. NYC NY (212)475-8592
The Dizzy Gillespie Afro Latin Experience
Featuring:
Freddie Hendrix (trumpet and flugal horn),
Freddie Hendrix  (trumpet)
Sharel Cassity (alto sax)
Abelina Mateus (piano & vocals)
John Lee (bass/leader)
Tommy Campbell (drums), 
Roger Squtero (percussion)
Very Special Guest; PAQUITO D’RIVERA (alto saxophone, clarinet & flute)

two shows 8:00pm & 10:00pm

September 19

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55 BAR 
55 Christopher Street.
Greenwich Village, NYC NY.
USA (212)929-9883
Featuring: Ray Anderson’s Pocket Brass Band
Ray Anderson (slide trombone & vocals)
James Zollar (trumpet)
Gill Goldstein (accordion) *TBC
Jose Davila (Sousaphone)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

*staring from 5:30pm until 8:30pm , two sets

September 27

BLUE NOTE NYC  131 West 3rd street. NYC NY (212)475-8592
The Dizzy Gillespie Afro Latin Experience
Featuring:
Freddie Hendrix (trumpet and flugal horn),
Freddie Hendrix  (trumpet)
Sharel Cassity (alto sax)
Abelina Mateus (piano & vocals)
John Lee (bass/leader)
Tommy Campbell (drums), 
Roger Squtero (percussion)
Very Special Guest; PAQUITO D’RIVERA (alto saxophone, clarinet & flute)

two shows 8:00pm & 10:00pm

September 30

WINNIE’S JAZZ BAR (inside the Refinery Hotel)
63 WEST 38TH ST NEW YORK, NY 10018 (between 5th & 6th Aves)
Featuring: Andromeda Turre
Andromeda Turre (vocals)
TBA (piano)
TBA (bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums)

Starts from 7:00pm ~ 10:00pm

October 5 ~ 10 *not confirmed yet

BIRD LAND THEATER
Dannielle Thomas Show, *one show, each night at 8:30 pm
Dannielle Thomas
Rachel Zeidman
Liza Zusman
Stephanie Simon

Gil Goldstein (MD/piano & keyboards)
Tony Scherr (bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

Dannielle Thomas is Vice President of Untitled Entertainment based in Beverly Hills, California.

October 16

HOLDING for a *possible gig, somewhere in Northern New Jersey

October 20

DAZZLE
1512 Curtis Street, Denver, CO 80202
Featuring: Greg Gisbert Group
Performing: Dizzy Gillespie’s Hits Through The Decades! 
Greg Gisbert (trumpet)
John Lee (bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

October 21

DAZZLE
1512 Curtis Street, Denver, CO 80202
Featuring: Greg Gisbert & Friends
Performing; John Lee’s Latin Book
Greg Gisbert (trumpet)
John Lee (bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

October 22

DAZZLE
1512 Curtis Street, Denver, CO 80202
Featuring: Greg Gisbert & Friends
Performing: Gizzy’s Big Band
Greg Gisbert (trumpet)
John Lee (bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

October 30

Santi DeBriano Group
MAUREEN’S JAZZ CELLAR
2 N. Broadway, Nyack, NY 10960 (845) 535-3143
Featuring: The Bill O’Connell Trio
Bill O’Conell (piano)
Santi Debriano (acoustic bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion) 

Starts at 20:00 ~

November 12

Vocal Eyes Promo
SMALLS Jazz Club
183 west 10th street (at 7th Ave) NYC NY (212)675-6056
TOMMY CAMPBELL & “VOCAL-EYES”
*featuring: 
TBA (vocals)
TBA (vocals)
TBA (piano)
TBA (guitar)
TBA (acoustic bass)
*Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

2 sets 7:00pm & 8:30pm

December10

SMALLS Jazz Club 
183 west 10th street (at 7th Ave) NYC NY (212)675-6056
*featuring: the Santi Debriano Quintet
Craig Handy (tenor sax)
Andrea Brachfield (flute)
Bill O’Connell (piano)
Santi Debriano (acoustic bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

Two sets: 7:00pm & 9:00pm 

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Previous Gigs of 2021

January 23
 

Dizzy, John Lee, Tommy and Ed
THE SOUTH ORANGE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
*DIZZY GILLESPIE ALL STARS (*under the direction of John Lee)
Address: One SOPAC Way, South Orange,NJ 07079
Presented by SOPAC,The Baird & the Village of South Orange
Produced by John Lee & Jazz Legacy Productions
For more details, directions and online ticket purchases,
please visit <http://www.sopacnow.org&gt; or call (973)313-ARTS(2787)
Show time: 8:00pm
THIS CONCERT WILL BE VIRTUAL, AND RECORDED ON THE MAIN STAGE AT SOPAC!

featuring:
Cyrus Chestnut (piano)
John Lee: Electric Bass (Concert Promotor & Music Director
Freddie Hendrix (trumpet & flugal horn)
Steve Davis (trumbone)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

Special Guest Vocalist: Roberta Gambarini

 
February 11

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This year’s Festival will be a virtual conference celebrating the musical legacy of Great American Composer Charles Mingus!

In light of a precarious time we are bringing the experience of Mingus Music and New York City to you.
Festival weekend will feature online workshops, Mingus special events, and a public broadcast showcasing performances of Mingus Music.

Categories for ensembles include combo, virtual combo, big band, and virtual big band.
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February 13th: *Virtual  “Mingus Drummers Forum”.
Donald Edwards,, Adam Cruz(tba) & Tommy Campbell
12:30 ~ 14:00  via ZOOM


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March 2021 POSTPONED TO March 2022
Ray Anderson’s Pocket Brass Band EUROPEAN TOUR 2022
Ray Anderson,Steven Bernstein,Jose Davila & Tommy Campbell Departure USA/NYC

It’s official. We are postponing our tour another year.
Management  has already hooked almost all of it up. It looks like this:
– Monday, 7th march 2022: open
– Tuesday, 8th march: open
– Wednesday, 9th march: Tilburg (NL), Paradox
– Thursday, 10th march: Rotterdam (NL), Lantaren Venster (option)
– Friday, 11th march: Rotterdam (NL), Lantaren Venster (option)
– Saturday, 12th march: Feldafing (D), Rathaus – tentative
– Sunday, 13th march: Biel (CH), Le Singe – tentative
– Monday, 14th march: Villingen-Schweningen (D), MSP-Studio – tentative
– Tuesday, 15th march: Hamburg (D)
– Wednesday, 16th march: Schwerin (D)
– Thursday, 17th march: Berlin (D)
– Friday, 18th march: Neuburg a.d.D. (D), Birdland
– Saturday, 19th march: Wien (A), Porgy & Bess
– Sunday, 20th march: Bamberg (D)
– Monday, 21st march: Back home

April 25

Bay Street Theater
1 Bay Street , Sag Harbor,NY 11063
*featuring: Santi Debriano Quintet
Santi Debriano – upright bass
Tommy Campbell – drums & small percussion
Bill O’Connell – piano
Craig Handy – sax
Andrea Brachfeld – flute

Load in: 3:00pm
Sound check: 3:30pm
Performance/Recording: 4:00pm-6:00pm
Booked by Joel Chris.
the recording will be edited and broadcast on WLIW Sunday 2 weeks past the gig date.

May 18

Comedy Cellar@The Village Underground
130 W3rd Street (between 6th Avenue and MacDougal Street)

6:00PM SHOW FEATURING:
Tom Papa, and a host of great comedians!
with the “Come to Papa Trio”:
Helio Alves (piano/MD) TBA (bass), Tommy Campbell (drums)

May 22

Mark Kostabi Party!
Address: West Village
New York City,  NY

Featuring: Many of Mark’s family, friends professional & personal

Mark Kostabi (piano)
Paul Nowinski (bass)
Tommy Campbell(drums & small percussion)

along with MANY special guest musicians.

The event starts at TBA plenty of drinks and great food!

June 3

Mark Kostabi House Party!
Address: West Village
New York City,  NY

Featuring: Many of Mark’s family, friends professional & personal

Mark Kostabi (piano)
Paul Nowinski (bass)
Tommy Campbell(drums & small percussion)

along with MANY special guest musicians.
Jam Session for the guest to follow Mark’s performance

June 11

Cloves Lake Park, Staten Island
*OUTDOOR CONCERT
*featuring: Santi Debriano Quintet
Santi Debriano – upright bass
Tommy Campbell – drums & small percussion
Bill O’Connell – piano
Justin Robinson – alto sax
Craig Handy – tenor sax

Concert starts at 5:30pm until 7:30pm

June 13

Studio 111 
Address: 111 Conselyea Street, Brooklyn,NY 11211
*featuring: Santi Debriano & Flash of the Spirit 
Santi Debriano – upright bass
Tommy Campbell – drums & small percussion
Bill O’Connell – piano
Justin Robinson – alto sax
Craig Handy – tenor sax
Andrea Brachfeld – flute
Vito Lovell – trumbone

*This event will be Streamed at 14:00 ~ 15:30, no live audience

This event is being professionally promoted by Lydia Leibman.
And organised by Santi Debriano & Stu Deutsch

June 16

Mark Kostabi Party, hosted by Suzanne Vega!

Featuring: Many of Mark’s family, friends, professional & personal

Mark Kostabi (piano & composition & Art!)
Paul Nowinski (bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

along with MANY special guest musicians.
Jam Session for the guest to follow Mark’s piano performance

The event starts at 19:00 with plenty of drinks and great food!

June 17

The Jazz Loft
Thomas J. Manuel president of The Jazz Loft,
and Legislator Kara Hahn Present ‘Summer SWAP Series
(SWAP (Stage With A Purpose”
Stony Brook, Long Island

The performance is from 6-8PM at the stage on the Loft lawn
Six Thursday evenings to stroll four stages of music & entertainment
For more information,click the link above or contact the Jazz Loft at: 631-751-1895 

June 19
Dizzy Gillespie Afro Cuban Experience lead by The Great John Lee

SOUTH ORANGE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
address: One SOPAC Way, South Orange,NJ 07079.
Presented by SOPAC,The Baird & the Village of South Orange.
Produced by John Lee & Jazz Legacy Productions.
For more details, directions and online ticket purchases,
For Tickets please visit <http://www.sopacnow.org&gt; or call (973)313-ARTS(2787).
Show time: 8:00pm

*Featuring: The Dizzy Gillespie Afro Latin Experience
Freddie Hendrix (trumpet and flugal horn)
Sharel Cassity (alto and soprano saxophones and flute)
Abelina Mateus (piano & vocals)
John Lee (electric bass & *music director)
Tommy Campbell (drums)
Roger Squitero (percussion)
Mario Grillo “Machito Jr.” (percussion)

*Very Special Guest; PAQUITO D’RIVERA (alto saxophone, clarinet)

June 23

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55 Bar 
55 Christopher Street. Greenwich Village, NYC NY. USA (212)929-9883
Featuring: Ray Anderson’s Pocket Brass Band
Ray Anderson (slide trombone & vocals)
Steven Bernstein (slide trumpet & trumpet)
José Davila (Sousaphone)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

*staring from 6:30pm until 8:30pm

June 27

The JAZZ LOFT
Stony Brook, Long Island.
Ray Anderson’s Pocket Brass Band *Closed Rehearsal*
Ray Anderson (slide trombone)
Steven Bernstein (slide trumpet)
José Davila (Sousaphone)
Tommy Campbell (drums and small percussion)

July 5

Outdoor Concert
South Orange, NJ
Featuring: JOHN LEE & FRIENDS 
Roberta Gambarini (vocals)
Bruce Williams (alto sax)
Jeb Patton (piano)
John Lee (bass)

Tommy Campbell(drums & small percussion) .

Very Special guest: Gerry Brown and more!

July 10

SMALLS Jazz Club
183 west 10th street (at 7th Ave)
NYC NY (212)675-6056
TOMMY CAMPBELL & “VOCAL-EYES”
 

Kevin Burke (vocals) 
Marya Lawrence (vocals) 
Jeb Patton (piano)
Quintin Zoto (guitar)
Boris Kozlov (acoustic & electric basses)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion) 

Two sets are: 7:00pm & 8:30

July 11 *Daytime

PBS Recording Studios in Westwood,MA
STUDIO RECORDING
Akiko & Mari Aoki (vocals)
Scott Hamilton (saxophone)
Tim Ray (piano)
John Baboian (guitar)
Marshall Wood (bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion) .

12 tunes, 5 hours, 1st day

July 11th *Evening

Darryl’s Corner Bar & Kitchen
604 Columbus Avenue Boston, MA 02118 
(617) 536-1100 <info@dcbkboston.com>

Featuring: The Tommy Campbell Quartet
*Bill Pierce (sax) 
*Ron Mahdi (accostic bass)
*Gilson Schachnik (piano) 
*Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

*Tim Mayer (saxophone) on the 3rd set, in for Bill Pierce.

Tommy’s Quartet will perform three 60-minute sets:

7:00 PM: First Dinner & Live Music Seating

– 7:15 PM – 8:15 PM: 1st Live Music Set

– 8:15 PM: Band Break (25 Minutes)

– 8:30 PM: Second Dinner & Live Music Seating

– 8:45 PM – 9:45 PM: 2nd Live Music Set

– 9:45 PM: Band Break (25 Minutes)

– 10:00 PM: Third Dinner & Live Music Seating

– 10:15 PM – 11:15 PM: 3rd Live Music Set

July 12 *Daytime

PBS Recording Studios in Westwood,MA
STUDIO RECORDING
Akiko & Mari Aoki (vocals)
Tim Ray (piano)
John Baboian (guitar)
Marshall Wood (bass)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion) .

12 tunes, 5 hours, 2nd day

July 15

The Hayground School, Sag Harbor
*featuring: Santi Debriano & The Flash Of The Spirit Arkestra
Santi Debriano – upright bass , leader, composer)
Tommy Campbell – drums & small percussion
Mamiko Watanabe – piano
Emile Turner – trumpet
Tommy Morimoto – tenor sax
Abraham Burton – alto sax
Andrea Brachfeld – flute
Xito Lovell – trumbone
Ray Scro – baritone sax
Adrian Alvarado – guitar
And more!

This event is being organised & promoted by Stu Deutsch

July 18

Midtown Tap-dance Studio
Address: 353 West 48th street (2nd floor) NYC,NY.
*Lisa La Touche’s Honey Something Blues Project & Master Class.
Lisa La Touche – Class Instructor.
Tommy Campbell – piano accompaniment for the dancers, consulting & Commenting.

from 11:00 ~ 13:00

July 20

GREEN HILL KITCHEN 
48 Front Street Greenport,NY
Featuring: Gill Goldstein & Tommy Campbell DUO
Gill Goldstein (piano & accordion)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

Performance time 7:00pm ~ 10:00pm

July 25

55 Bar 
55 Christopher Street. Greenwich Village, NYC NY. USA (212)929-9883
Featuring: Ray Anderson’s Pocket Brass Band
Ray Anderson (slide trombone & vocals)
Steven Bernstein (slide trumpet & trumpet)
Ben Stapp (Sousaphone)
Tommy Campbell (drums & small percussion)

*staring from 5:30 , two sets..

July 27

ROSEVILLE HOUSE NEWARK,NJ.
Newark,NJ
Featuring: Billy Johnson, Greg Murphy & Tommy Campbell

Performance time:  2:00pm 
*Sponsored by the Jazz Foundation Of America

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