Friday Aug 4th 2017
Solano County Fair
900 Fairgrounds Drive
Vallejo, CA 
The Hardbop Quartet will be kicking off Friday's musical festivites on the Bay Stage.

We have some great tunes in store for you.
Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Keith Saunders on keyboard
Ravi Abcarian on bass
Ron Marabuto on drums

Check the Fair's website for admission prices and parking info.
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Saturday Aug 5th 2017
Union City Library
34007 Alvarado Niles Road
Union City, CA 
It's trio jazz, with Dave on trumpet, Sue Crossman on keyboard and Danny Gerz on bass.

This one's for kids in the elementary school range. Parents are welcome, too.


The trio will be doing an "educational" show for the youngsters. talking about and demonstrating their instruments, as well as showing what "improvisation" is all about.
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Thursday Aug 10th 2017
Burlingame Main Library
480 Primrose Road
Burlingame, CA  94010
The Trio will be playing some great compositions at the library.

Free admission.
Free parking.
Free jazz with Dave's trio.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Fred Randolph on bass
Sue Crosman on keyboard

Come early for a good seat.
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturday Aug 12th 2017
Cafe Van Kleef
1621 Telegraph Ave.
Oakland, CA 
The "Hardbop" Quintet will be out in full force for this one.

Come early and stay late. Thsi is the hippest nightspot in downtown Oakland, with the hippest jazz sounds in the entire Bay Area, coming from Dave's "Hardbop" quintet.

Dave on trumpet
Sue Crosman on electric keyboard
Chris Motter on guitar
Chuck Bennett on bass
Cory Graves-Montalbano on drums
9:00 pm to 12:30 am
Thursday Aug 24th 2017
Holiday Inn Golden Gateway
1500 Van Ness
San Francisco, CA 
Great Cuisine
Great Views
Great Space
Great Jazz with Dave's Trio

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Brad Buethe on electric guitar
Bill Langlois on bass
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Thursday Aug 31st 2017
Holiday Inn Golden Gateway
1500 Van Ness
San Francisco, CA 
Be there for some great food, libation and fantastic jazz by Dave's Trio.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn.
Chris Motter on guitar.
Joe McKinley on bass.
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Friday Sep 8th 2017
Sam's Chowder House
4210 No. Cabrillo Highway
Half Moon Bay, CA 
Sam's has it all: ocean view, great room, amazing cuisine and the best in jazz sounds with Dave's trio.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Brad Buethe on guitar
Chuck Bennett on bass

Free admission and no cover charge.
Plenty of table and bar space.
Plenty of parking spaces in Sam's lot.
5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Saturday Sep 9th 2017
Los Altos Library
13 S. San Antonio Road
Los Altos, CA 
The trio will be putting on a
special Children's Program.

Dave's on trumpet and flugelhorn.
Sue Crosman is on keyboard.
Ollie Dudek's on bass.

This is a free event and geared
towards elementary and middle school kids but people of all ages are welcome.

The program will include live jazz music, talk about the instruments being played, and demonstrations of what jazz improvisation is all about.

This is a great opportunity for young children to learn about some basic elements of music.
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Saturday Sep 9th 2017
Cafe Van Kleef
1621 Telegraph Ave.o
Oakland, CA 
The Hardbop Quintet will be out in "full force" for three dynamic sets of straight-ahead
hard bop jazz.

Free Admission
Lots of street parking
Great, lively atmosphere

Dave on trumpet
Guido Fazio on tenor sax
Greg Jacobs on keys
James Shearer on bass
Otto Huber on drums
9:00 pm to 12:30 am
Sunday Sep 10th 2017
Chez Hanny
1300 Silver Ave.
San Francisco, CA 
Dave's trio will be in concert
at Chez Hanny, doing two full sets of straight ahead jazz.

Come to this unique "home music venue" and enjoy some amazing "improvised" music.

The trio will be performing some great compositions by such jazz greats as Joe Sample, Kenny Wheeler, Ivan Lins, Bud Powell and John Cotrane, to name a few.


FEATURING:
Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Chuck Bennett on bass
Keith Saunders on piano

$20 suggested donation.
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Sunday Sep 17th 2017
Milpitas Public Library
160 N. Main Street
Milpitas, CA 
Dave's trio will be playing some high level jazz at the library.

They will be performing in the auditorium and it's "free".
Come early for a good seat. Bring the kids (please make sure they stay quiet).

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn.
Chris Motter on guitar.
Ravi Abcarian on bass.
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Wednesday Sep 20th 2017
SP2
72 N. Almaden Ave.
San Jose, CA 
Dave's trio is back at this
amazing restaurant / nitespot
to play some more high-quality jazz.

Never an admission or cover charge.

Great Food
Great Drinks
Great Jazz

Danny Gerz on bass
Chris Motter on guitar
8:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Thursday Sep 28th 2017
Holiday Inn Golden Gateway
1500 Van Ness
San Francisco, CA 
Great Jazz in the ROH restaurant and bar.

Come and hear Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn, Randy Vincent on guitar and Adam Lowdermilk on bass.

The music will he happening!
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturday Sep 30th 2017
John F. Kennedy Library
505 Santa Clara Street
Vallejo, CA 
Dave's Trio is coming to the
John F Kennedy Library with some great jazz music for all.

This is a free event and open to all ages (please make sure kids remain quiet during the concert).

Featuring
Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Ben Stolorow on electric keyboard
Noah Schenker on bass

Meeting room doors will be open for seating after 1:30 pm.
This will be on a "first come, first serve" basis.
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Sunday Oct 1st 2017
Mill Valley Public Library
375 Throckmorton Ave.
Mill Valley, CA 
My trio is putting on a special
"educational" jazz performance
at the library.

In addition to playing some great jazz, we will be talking about and demonstrating our instruments, as well as explaining (and demonstrating) some of the basics of jazz improvisation.

While this is focused on children, especailly middle schoolers, all are welcome, including adults.

Me on trumpet
Chuck Bennett on bass
Brad Buethe on guitar
11:00 am to 11:45 am
Saturday Oct 14th 2017
Cafe Van Kleef
1621 Telegraph Ave.
Oakland, CA 
The Hardbop Quintet swings into action again, playing some great
jazz compositions that you may never have heard before, as well as some that you have.

No admission or cover charge.
Lots of street parking.
Plenty of energetic and friendly people at Cafe Van Kleef, including

Dave Rocha on trumpet
Tod Dickow on tenor sax
Sue Crosman on keyboard
Jemal Ramirez on drums
Adam Lowdermilk on bass

Come early and stay late.
9:00 pm to 12:30 am
Friday Oct 20th 2017
Marin Country Mart
2257 Larkspur Landing Circle
Larkspur, CA 
The "Hardbop" Quartet will be playing some high-energy, high-quality jazz out on the plaza (behind the Marin Brewing Company).

Plenty of table space and a play area for the kids!
Don't worry about it getting cold. Lots of space heaters there to keep you warm and toasty.

Dave on trumpet
Ron Marabuto on drums
Noah Schenker on bass
Matt Clark on electric keyboard

Free Admission
Stay as long as you like.
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Wednesday Oct 25th 2017
Petaluma Regional Library
100 Fairgrounds Drive
Petaluma, CA 
The trio will be pulling out all the stops for this one, with some amazing compositions that they will be improvising on.

Bring the whole family to this free event (please keep small children quiet during the performance).

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn.
Randy Vincent on guitar.
Chuck Bennett on bass.
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Thursday Oct 26th 2017
Holiday Inn Golden Gateway
1500 Van Ness
San Francisco, CA 
Hear ye! Hear ye!

Announcing some great "Happy Hours" jazz at the Holiday Inn.

Dave's trio will be there to "improvise" on great compositions, at a very high level of playing.

Come to the ROH Restaurant and Bar to enjoy:

Great atmosphere
Great cuisine
Great jazz

See you there!
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturday Oct 28th 2017
Sam's Chowder House
4210 No. Cabrillo Highway
Half Moon Bay, CA 
Dave's trio is out on the deck
at Sam's.
Feel that brisk ocean air! Have a nice drink and a warm meal!
Kick back and enjoy some "straight-ahead" jazz!

Lot's of parking and free admission.
Bring the kids, too.
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Monday Oct 30th 2017
Antioch Public Library
501 W. 18th Street
Antioch, CA 
Dave's trio will be bringing some very swingin' jazz to the Antioch Library.

This is a free event and kids are welcome (please make sure they stay quiet).

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Keith Saunders on electric keyboard
Ravi Abcarian on bass
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Friday Dec 29th 2017
Sam's Chowder House
4210 No. Cabrillo Highway
Half Moon Bay, CA 
Want to keep that Holiday Spirit
going?
Come over to Sam's this Friday and hear the trio lay down some great jazz sounds.
5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

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