PRIVATE PARTY2/12/2017     6 - 10 pm Portland Art Museum, 1219 SW Park Ave, Portland, OR 97205, United States
My band is playing another cool event in Downtown Portland. Contact me if you’d like to have us perform at YOUR event!
FUNKY FRIDAY2/17/2017     10 - 12 pm Jo Bar & Rotisserie, Northwest 23rd Avenue, Portland, OR, United States jobarpdx.com No cover.
Our first Funky Friday at Jo Bar! Come on out and groove to some seriously soulful sounds featuring Laura Cunard (vocals), Ben Jones (electric bass), and Tim Rap (drums). We’ll be playing some classic R & B, funk, and blues ’til midnight. Be there or be square!
JAZZ CLINIC AT WEST LINN HIGH SCHOOL2/21/2017     7:30 am West Linn High School, West A Street, West Linn, OR, United States
Corrupting yet another generation of fledgling superstars!
SAXOPHONE SECTIONAL AT ROSEMONT MIDDLE SCHOOL2/22/2017     8 am Rosemont Ridge Middle School, Salamo Road, West Linn, OR, United States
Gonna get these offspring in primo shape!
BALMER, CAPTEIN, RAYNOR, WILENSKY3/1/2017     7 - 9:30 pm Jo Bar & Rotisserie, Northwest 23rd Avenue, Portland, OR, United States jobarpdx.com No Cover!
A true supergroup! If you only show up at one gig this year, this is the one! We’ll explore new horizons and old shoes, debut a few new originals and generally jam up a storm. Jazz at it’s finest.
MRW ORGAN TRIO3/17/2017     10 - midnight jobarpdx.com No Cover!
Back by popular demand, the MRW Organ Trio is George Mitchell slaying the organ, Michael Raynor manhandling the drums, and yours truly enjoying the ride! We’ll focus on the soul jazz that made this format so popular in the 50s and 60s.
THE DAN WILENSKY GROUP3/30/2017     7 -10 pm The 1905, 830 North Shaver Street, Portland, OR, United States the1905.org No Cover!
My first date at this cool new venue in a hip hood, with killin’ pizza and bar, and best of all . . . MINORS ARE WELCOME! How cool! Finally my students can learn how to hang out properly! With George Mitchell (keys), Kevin Deitz (bass), and Tim Rap (drums).