Archive for July, 2014

Witt, Wheeler and LaCascio Nominated Best Jazz by Houston Press

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

It is an honor to have been nominated (my first time since living in Houston) for the Best Jazz Category (Witt, Wheeler, LoCascio group) in the Houston Press Music Awards!  If you have not already voted, please take a moment to do so.  Voting ends July 31 (today) at midnight.  Here’s the link -

http://musicawardspoll.houstonpress.com/

 

Erin Wright\’s Jazz Jam

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Title: Erin Wright\’s Jazz Jam
Location: Costa\’s
Description: Every Thursday Night at
Costa\’s
415 Westheimer Rd
Start Time: 20:00
Date: 2014-08-07

LaCascio Releases \”Absinth\” AAlbum

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Title: LaCascio Releases \”Absinth\” AAlbum
Location: Cezannes
Description: This Saturday, August 2, at Cezanne (4100 Montrose, above the Black Lab), 9 pm – 12 am, $10, Joe LoCascio and I celebrate the release of \”Absinthe, the Music of Billy Strayhorn.\” We will be joined by guitarist Mike Wheeler. Hope you can make it.
Start Time: 21:00
Date: 2014-08-02Absinthe Cover

Kenny Easton Album Release

Sunday, July 6th, 2014

Title: Kenny Easton Album Release
Location: Cezannes
Description: Kenny Easton is releaseing his new album, Fountianhead, at Cezanne’s 16 August.
Start Time: 2100
Date: 2014-08-16
End Time: 2359

Robert Ceballos Group

Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Title: Robert Ceballos Group
Location: Eddie V\’s-CityCentre,
Description: Wednesdays (7-11 pm), with Robert Ceballos Group featuring Bob Henschen, piano, Brennen Nase, bass, and Samantha Jenkins, vocals, 12848 Queensbury in CityCentre, 832-200-2380. www.eddiev.com
Start Time: 1900
Date: 2014-07-09
End Time: 2300

Emi Takada

Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Title: Emi Takada
Location: Salento Wine Cafe
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Description: Salento Wine Café, Thursday, July 24, 7:30-10:30 pm, jazz vocalist Emi Takada with Bob Henschen, keyboard, and Anthony Brock, bass, 2407 Rice Boulevard, 713-528-7478.
Start Time: 1930
Date: 2014-07-24
End Time: 2300

Aubrey Tucker Quartet

Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Title: Aubrey Tucker Quartet
Location: Cezanne\’s
Description: Cezanne\’s, Friday, July 18, 9 pm-12 am, trombonist Aubrey Tucker Quartet, featuring Bob Henschen, piano, Thomas Helton, bass, and Carl Lott, drums, 4100 Montrose (above the Black Labrador Restaurant), 713-529-1199. www.cezannejazz.com
Start Time: 2100
Date: 2014-07-18
End Time: 2359

Tex Allen Quartet

Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Title: Tex Allen Quartet
Location: Cafe\’ 4212
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Description: Café 4212, Thursday, July 10 and Sunday, July 13, 8 pm, New York based trumpeter-composer Tex Allen Quartet, featuring Bob Henschen, keyboard, Glenn Ackerman (7/10) / Erin Wright (7/13), bass and Carl Lott, drums, 4212 Almeda (at Wheeler), 713-522-4212.
Start Time: 2000
Date: 2014-07-10
End Time: 2300

Bob Henschen Trio

Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Title: Bob Henschen Trio
Location: Bohemeo\’s
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Description: Bohemeo\’s, Monday, July 7, 7:30-10 pm, Bob Henschen, keyboard, with Anthony Brock, bass, and Keith Karnaky, drums, 708 Telephone Rd. at Lockwood (across I-45 from UH), 713-923-4277.
Start Time: 1930
Date: 2014-07-07
End Time: 2200

Tex Allen Quartet

Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Title: Tex Allen Quartet
Location: Cezanne\’s
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Description: Cezanne\’s, Saturday, July 5, 9 pm-12 am, New York based trumpeter-composer Tex Allen Quartet, featuring Bob Henschen, piano, Erin Wright, bass, and Carl Lott, drums, 4100 Montrose (above the Black Labrador Restaurant), 713-529-1199.
Start Time: 2100
Date: 2014-07-05
End Time: 2359