Wednesday Jun 27th 2018
San Lorenzo Library
395 Paseo Grande
San Lorenzo, CA 
The trio will be putting on an
educational jazz show for elementary and middle schoolers.

This free event will include playing some basic jazz tunes, demonstrating instruments and showing the key importance of improvisation in the jazz ensemble.

There will be audience participation and Q and A throughout the show.

Dave on trumpet
Danny Gerz on bass
Abe Imansjah on keyboard
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Saturday Jun 30th 2018
San Mateo Public Library
55 W. 3rd Street
San Mateo, CA  94402
Dave's trio is putting on it's educational jazz show for children at the preschool, elementary, and middle school levels.

This free, hour-long program is chock full of easy to follow jazz tunes, instrument demos, and easy-to-understand concepts about jazz improvisation.

There will be audience participation and Q and A throughout the show.

Parents are welcome to attend, too.

Dave on trumpet
Danny Gerz on bass
Scott Sorkin on guitar
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Sunday Jul 1st 2018
Sam's Chowder House
4210 No. Cabrillo Highway
Half Moon Bay, CA 
Dave's trio will be holding court out on the deck.
Live jazz, great food and an ocean view all at the same time.

Dave on trumpet.
TBA on bass.
Chris Motter on guitar.
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Wednesday Jul 4th 2018
Cigar Bar
850 Montgomery St.
San Francisco, CA  94133
415-398-0850
Dave's trio will be playing some amazing jazz at the Cigar Bar.

A great place to celebrate the Fourth by listening to some classic jazz, America's original art form.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Chuck Bennett on upright bass
Bob Brumbeloe on guitar
8:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Saturday Jul 7th 2018
Half Moon Bay Library
225 Cabrillo Highway South
Half Moon Bay, CA 
The trio will be performing an educational jazz show for kids,from pre-school on up.
Parents are welcome too, for this free event.

Bring your child to the show to learn some of the basics about jazz improvisation and some of the instruments used to play the music.

Dave on trumpet (with mutes).
Brad Buethe on electric guitar.
Adam Gay on upright bass.
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Sunday Jul 8th 2018
Castro Valley Library
3600 Norbridge Ave.
Castro Valley, CA  94546
Back for a return engagement, the trio will be performing a brand new repertoire of amazing compositions.

Doors will open for this free concert at 1:30 pm. Seating is on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Children are welcome but please help the little ones to stay quiet during the show.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn.
Danny Gerz on upright bass
Chris Motter on guitar
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Tuesday Jul 10th 2018
Moraga Public Library
1500 St.Marys Road
Moraga, CA 
Kids of all ages are welcome to come to the educational jazz show.
That includes pre-schoolers.

This free event will include verbal presentations and demonstrations of some of the instruments used in a jazz band,as well as the trio performing some great jazz tunes.

Dave on trumpet
Abe Imansjah on electric keyboard
Danny Gerz on upright bass

Parents are welcome to stay for the show.
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Friday Jul 13th 2018
Scott's Seafood Restaurant
185 Park Ave.
San Jose, CA 
We're on the rooftop section of Scott's restaurant.
So cool watching the big jet airliners fly directly overhead on their final approach to San Jose's Intl. airport.
Hopefully not too much of that during the bass solo!

Come by for a listen (to us, that is).

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Chris Motter on guitar
Tom Langan on bass
6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Saturday Jul 14th 2018
Cafe Van Kleef
1621 Telegraph Ave.
Oakland, CA 
Free Admission.
Lots of table and bar space.
Three full sets of hard-hitting Be-bop jazz.

Dave on trumpet
Ken Husbands on guitar
Chuck Bennett on bass
Omar Aran on drums
Tim Lin on tenor sax

Come early and stay late!
9:00 pm to 12:30 am
Monday Jul 16th 2018
San Bruno Library
701 Angus Ave.
San Bruno, CA 
The trio will be performing an hour-long "introduction to jazz" show for kids.
This is open for pre-schoolers on up.
Parents are encouraged to attend the performance, too.

Dave on trumpet.
Brad Buethe on guitar.
Fred Randolph on bass.
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Wednesday Jul 18th 2018
Mt. View Library
585 Franklin Street
Mt. View, CA  94041
Dave's trio is in concert from
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
Doors will open at 6:30 pm for this free event. Come early for a good seat.

Young children are welcome but please help them to remain quiet during the performance.

The trio has some great jazz compositions ready to play for this one.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Chuck Bennett on bass
Scott Sorkin on guitar
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Thursday Jul 19th 2018
Latham Square
16th and Telegraph
Oakland, CA 
The Hardbop Quintet will be the opening act, outdoors and onstage, to help celebrate downtown Oakland with a night of "live" and "DJ" music.

Stop by this "free" event and dig some funky, straight-ahead jazz by the hardest working band in the Bay Area.

Dave on trumpet
Tim Lin on tenor sax
Chris Motter on electric guitar
Danny Gerz on electric bass
Otto Huber on drums
5:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Thursday Jul 26th 2018
Terrace Room at the Lake Merritt Hotel
1800 Madison St.
Oakland, CA 
The trio is returning to the Terrace Room for three great sets.

Great Room.
Great Food.
Great Views.
Great Jazz.

No cover or admission charge.
Bring the whole family.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Ben Stolorow on keyboard
Ravi Abcarian on bass
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Friday Jul 27th 2018
Atrium at Stanford Medical Center
300 Pasteur Dr.
Palo Alto, CA 
The trio will be performing an hour-long free concert in the Atrium of the Medical Center's main building.

This is open to patients, staff and visitors to the Center.
Plenty of seating in the Atrium area.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Keith Saunders on piano
Ravi Abcarian on upright bass
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Saturday Jul 28th 2018
Cupertino Library
10800 Torre Ave.
Cupertino, CA 
The trio will be performing outside in the plaza area.

Come early to get a good seat for this free concert.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn.
Brad Buethe on guitar.
Chuck Bennett on bass.
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Wednesday Aug 1st 2018
Foster City Library
1000 E. Hillsdale Blvd.
Foster City, CA 
Calling all kids!
Come one and all to the Foster City Library to hear about jazz music.

Improvisation explained!
Instruments demonstrated!
Great jazz music played!

Dave Rocha on trumpet
Brad Buethe on guitar
Chuck Bennett on bass

Come early to get a good seat at this free event.
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Saturday Aug 11th 2018
Cafe Van Kleef
1621 Telegraph Ave.
Oakland, CA 
The Hardbop Quintet will be pouring it on.

Dave on trumpet
Steve Feierabend on tenor
Jim Shearer on bass
Otto Huber on drums
Chris Motter on guitar
9:00 pm to 12:30 am
Saturday Aug 18th 2018
Willow Glen Library
1157 Minnesota Ave.
San Jose, CA 
The trio is happy to be part of the festivities for the Willow Glen Library's 10th Anniversary party.

They will be performing an hour long concert in the patio area.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Chris Motter on guitar
Tom Langan on bass

There's a lot going on at the library that day, so the parking lot could be full. Street parking is close by.

Please check the library's website for more info.
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Sunday Sep 2nd 2018
Sam's Chowder House
4210 No. Cabrillo Highway
Half Moon Bay, CA 
Spend your Sunday afternoon out on the deck at Sam's.

Enjoy the ocean view, smell the salt water in the air, taste the amazing seafood that Sam's offers, and listen to the fantastic sounds of Dave's trio.

No cover charge. Plenty of free parking in Sam's big lot.
Bring the whole family.
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Saturday Oct 27th 2018
Sam's Chowder House
4210 No. Cabrillo Highway
Half Moon Bay, CA 
This is one of the last appearances on the "deck" for this year.
Not to be missed!

Don't worry about it being too chilly. There's space heaters there to keep you warm and toasty.
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Tuesday Dec 11th 2018
Pleasant Hill Library
1750 Oak Park Blvd.
Pleasant Hill, CA 
Dave's trio will be bringing some Christmas cheer to the library in the form of a live jazz concert.

This will include some original material, great compositions by amazing jazz artists, and some very "hip" Christmas tunes set to jazz.

The trio will be playing in the main reading room.
No admission, and seating is on a first-come-first-serve basis.


Children are welcome, but please help them to remain relatively quiet.
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

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