Update Oct. 5, 2021
"Today is the last day of the rest of 2020.
"Yesterday is history,
Tomorrow is a mystery,
And today? today is a gift,
That's why we call it the present."
Babatunde Olatunji (I think)
Elaine Barber and I have a special project, recording some of our favorite songs for a musical advent calendar.
Information can be found here:
CDs are now unavailable through
there may be a few left.
Cadence North Country still has some, (Many Willem Breuker and other European CDS are listed here too)
and of course at the performances WHENEVER THOSE RESUME
...in the meantime I will load a few links to some of the archived things I've been doing
Driveway Concert #27Driveway Concert #27
Here is stream of the set we for the Austin Jazz Society's Project Saftey Net.
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Thursday, October 7, 2021
Central Market North
4001 N. Lamar Blvd.
Austin, TX 78756
Pianist Peggy Stern
brings along a few friends to the
Central Market patio for a swinging
early evening of music.
Peggy Stern piano
Alex Coke saxophones and flutes
Glenn Schuetz acoustic bass
Masumi Jones drums
Sunday, October 12th, 2021
First Presbyterian Church
8001 Mesa Drive
Austin, Tx 78731
• Masks required.
Wednesday October 20, 2021
KMFA's Draylen Mason Studio
Guitarist Carl Michel and I have recorded a 6tet featuring:
Alex Coke/flute, bass flute, tenor saxophone
Bob Hoffnar/pedal steel
There’s an eclectic mix of compositions that include pieces by Paul Motian, Huddie Ledbetter, St. Hildegard, Carl and myself.
We're looking forward to the upcoming concert at KMFA's Draylen Mason Studio
We will have an open, general admission seating plan to allow for social distancing. Masks are required and all ages are welcome.
Presales are encouraged as seats are limited.
Tickets are $20 or $35 with a CD.
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