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
Wednesday Aug 1st 2018
Cigar Bar
850 Montgomery St.
San Francisco, CA  94133
415-398-0850
Dave's band will be playing some amazing jazz at the Cigar Bar.

Three action-packed sets of improvised music in a trio setting

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Shimpei Ogawa on upright bass
Chris Motter on electric guitar

Come early and stay late.
8:00 pm to 11:00 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
Ron Marabuto 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
Friday Aug 31st 2018
Scott's Seafood Restaurant
185 Park Ave.
San Jose, CA 
Come to Scott's for some great
seafood (or regular American cuisine).
Dave's trio is on the roof garden playing three great sets of straight-ahead jazz.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Scott Sorkin on electric guitar
Fred Randolph on upright bass

Plenty of table space.
Ample parking in the garage right under the restaurant.

See you there!
6:30 pm to 9:30 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 quartet.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Keith Saunders on keyboard
Shimpei Ogawa on bass
Mark Foglia on drums

No cover charge. Plenty of free parking in Sam's big lot.
Bring the whole family.
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Saturday Sep 8th 2018
Cafe Van Kleef
1621 Telegraph Ave.
Oakland, CA 
The "Hardbop Quintet" will be ready to pour it on!
Three full sets of hard-driving, straight-ahead jazz.

No admission or cover charge.
Lots of table and bar space.
Plenty of parking in the immediate area.

Come early for a table close to he bandstand.

Dave on trumpet
Steve Feierabend on tenor
Sue Crosman on electric keyboard
Ravi Abcarian on bass
Bob Scott on drums
9:00 pm to 12:30 am
Saturday Sep 15th 2018
John F. Kennedy Library
505 Santa Clara Street
Vallejo, CA  94590
Dave's trio will be putting on a free one-hour show for kids.
It's an introduction to jazz, and will cover improvisation, how the instruments in the trio are played, and what role each instrument plays in the jazz band.

The show is geared towards pre-schoolers, elementary, and middle school children.
Parents are also invited to attend with their kids.

Dave on trumpet
Chuck Bennett on upright bass
Ben Stolorow on keyboard
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Friday Oct 12th 2018
Scott's Seafood Restaurant
185 Park Ave.
San Jose, CA 
Scott's Restaurant is up on the 6th floor with some great views of San Jose and beyond.

The food is fabulous.
The atmosphere is fantastic.
The music will be phenomenal.

Dave's trio will play some fantastic straight-ahead jazz for your listening and dining enjoyment.

Dave on trumpet and flugelhorn
Abe Imansjah on keyboard
Fred Randolph on upright bass

See you at Scott's Seafood for a night to be remembered.

Plenty of table and bar space with ample garage parking.
6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Saturday Oct 13th 2018
Cafe Van Kleef
1621 Telegraph Ave.
Oakland, CA 
Dave's Hardbop Quintet will be ready to go on 10/13.

Great band:
Dave on trumpet
Tod Dickow on tenor
Sue Crosman on keys
Adam Gay on bass
Cory Graves on drums

No admission or cover.
Lots of bar and table space
Plenty of street, garage and lot parking in the area.
9:00 pm to 12:30 am
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.

Dave on trumpet
Chris Motter on guitar
Dan Gerz on bass
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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