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2019 Performance Dates:

Thursday, February 14th: Manhattan School of Music Student Composers Big Band. 7:30PM at MSM, Neidorff-Karpati Hall.

Sunday, March 10th: Austin Zhang Trio at Backyard on Bell, Denton, TX. One set. 7:30PM.

Saturday, March 16th: Austin Zhang Quintet at the Kitchen Café Dallas. 7:30-10:30PM $10 Cover.

Friday, April 5th: Manhattan School of Music – Vocal Concert – Manhattan Sings! 7:30PM at Harlem Stage.

Monday, April 8th: Manhattan School of Music – Vocal Concert – Manhattan Sings! Sets at 7:30 and 9:30PM at Dizzy’s Club, Jazz at Lincoln Center.

Saturday, April 19th: The Beehive Quartet – Shrine World Music Venue 6-7PM

Monday, April 22nd: Shayna Blass Basement Social – Manhattanville Coffee – 8PM

Saturday, April 19th: MSM Blackout Ensemble – Bossi Comelli Studio at Manhattan School of Music – 8:30-10PM

Sunday, April 28th: Marie Stack Big Band at The Tamaqua in Brooklyn, 2-5PM

Wednesday, May 8th: Jazz at Lincoln Center, Essentially Ellington Alumni Big Band at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola. 2nd set is open to public at 9:30PM.

Saturday, May 11th: Nate Sparks Big Band at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola. Late night session, jam session to follow. 11:15PM

Sunday, May 19th: Marie Stack Big Band at Queen’s Library in Flushing, 2-3PM

Friday, May 31st: Stephen Santoro Orchestra at Swing 46, 9PM-1AM

Saturday, June 8th: Austin Zhang Duo with Niklas Lukassen at Whole Foods, Bryant Park, 1095 6th Ave. 12-2PM

Friday, June 14th: Guest with the Mercer-Patrone-Saur Trio at Williamsburg Music Center (Brooklyn) 8:30-9:30pm

Saturday, June 22nd: Austin Zhang Trio at Williamson Music in Plano, TX. Free for students, $5 suggested donation 5-6:30PM

Sunday, June 23rd: Austin Zhang Quartet at the Kitchen Café Dallas. 7:30-10:30PM $10 Cover.

2018 Performance Dates:

Friday, January 5th: Jazz Educator’s Network Conference, featured soloist with Plano West Senior High School Jazz Ensemble. Substituting for Adam Larson. 10:30AM at Visions Stage.

Friday, January 5th: Jazz Educator’s Network Conference, Latin Pro Jam with Bobby Sanabria 11:30PM

Saturday, January 6th: Aaron Mercer Quartet at Emerald City Bar in Dallas. 9:00PM.

Sunday, January 14th: Wycliffe Gordon and his International All-Stars at First Presbyterian Church in Mount Vernon, NY hosted the PJS Society. Sets at 7:00PM and 9:00PM

Thursday, February 1st: International House New York with Sam Javitch Quartet. 10:00PM

Sunday, February 11th: Austin Zhang Trio at First Presbyterian Church in Mount Vernon, NY. One Short Set. 5:15PM-6:00PM

Wednesday, February 14th: Manhattan School of Music Jazz Student Composer’s Big Band Concert. 7:30PM Ades Performance Space at MSM

Thursday, February 15th, International House New York with Sam Javitch Quintet. 10:00PM

Tuesday, February 20: New York Youth Symphony Jazz at Greenwich House Music School. 7:30PM

Friday, February 23: Kitchen Cafe Dallas with Peter Rioux Quartet and Tony Hakim 7:30-10:30PM http://kitchencafedallas.com/events/peter-rioux-3/

Monday, March 5: New York Youth Symphony Jazz featuring Vuyo Sotashe at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola. Sets at 7:30 and 9:30. Tickets here: http://www.jazz.org/dizzys/events/7196/monday-nights-with-wgbo-new-york-youth-symphony-jazz-featuring-vuyo-sotashe/

Wednesday, March 7th: Austin Zhang Trio at the Bar Next Door in Greenwich Village. Part of the Emerging Artists Series, 6:30-7:45

Thursday, March 8th: Nate Sparks Big Band at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola. Late night session, jam session to follow. 11:15PM

Saturday, March 10th: Nate Sparks Big Band at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola. Dance night. 11:15PM.

Thursday, March 22: Manhattan School of Music Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra at Aaron Davis Hall. 7:30PM

Monday, March 26: Manhattan School of Music Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola.Sets at 7:30 and 9:30. Tickets here: http://www.jazz.org/dizzys/events/7252/manhattan-school-of-music-afro-cuban-jazz-orchestra/

Wednesday, April 4th: Austin Zhang Trio at the Bar Next Door in Greenwich Village. Part of the Emerging Artists Series, 6:30-7:45

Thursday, April 5th: Manhattan School of Music Jazz Orchestra: A Love Supreme featuring Joe Lovano 7:30PM Aaron Davis Hall at City College

Monday, April 9th: Manhattan School of Music Jazz Orchestra: A Love Supreme featuring Joe Lovano at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola. Sets at 7:30 and 9:30

Monday, April 30th: New York Youth Symphony Jazz at Sir D’s Lounge in Brooklyn, NY. Sets at 8:00PM and 10:00PM

Wednesday, May 2nd: Austin Zhang Trio at the Bar Next Door in Greenwich Village. Part of the Emerging Artists Series, 6:30-7:45

Thursday, May 3rd: International House New York with Sam Javitch Quintet. 10:00PM

Wednesday, May 9th: Jazz at Lincoln Center, Essentially Ellington Alumni Big Band at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola. Sets at 8:00PM and 10:00PM. 2nd set is open to public

Wednesday, May 9th: Nate Sparks Big Band at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola. Late night session. 11:15PM

Thursday, May 10th: Nate Sparks Big Band at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola. Late night session, jam session to follow. 11:15PM

Friday, May 11th: Nate Sparks Big Band at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola. Late night session 11:15PM

Saturday, May 12th: Nate Sparks Big Band at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola. Dance night. 11:15PM.

Monday, May 14th: New York Youth Symphony Jazz featuring Maria Schneider! 7:30PM at the The Times Center in Times Square

Wednesday, May 16th: Silvana NYC with Bahdee 7-8PM

Thursday, May 17th: International House New York with Sam Javitch Quartet. 10:00PM

Monday, May 21st: Harlem Stage Spring Gala with Terri Lyne Carrington

Friday, June 1st: Checkered Past Winery with Matthew Frerck Trio (Dallas) 8:30-11PM

Wednesday, June 13th: Z-Grill Flower Mound, with the Les Elgart (Ghost) Orchestra 7-10PM

Tuesday, July 10th: Masterclass for Paschal High School Jazz Summer Camp, Ft. Worth, TX

Wednesday, July 11th: Z-Grill Flower Mound, with the Pecos River Brass Band 7-10PM

Saturday, July 21st: Austin Zhang Quintet featuring Marion Powers and Quincy Davis at Kitchen Cafe Dallas, 7:30-10:30PM

Wednesday, August 8th: Z-Grill Flower Mound, with the Pecos River Brass Band 7-10PM

Thursday, August 30th: Enrico Neri Band, Cornelia Street Café, NYC, 6PM

Saturday, September 15th: Sinatra Night with Jerry Constanzo, White Beeches Country Club, Haworth, NJ, 7-11PM

Sunday, September 23rd: Manhanttanville Coffee with Shayna Blass. 8PM

Saturday, September 29th: Austin Zhang/Makar Kashitsyn Quintet, Silvana NYC, 7-8PM

Sunday, September 30th: Austin Zhang Quintet, Secret Show for the Jazz Exchange, to apply for tickets: https://www.thejazzexchange.org/

Saturday, October 13th: Havre de Grace, Maryland, Oktoberfest, 3-6PM

Sunday, October 14th: Jack Aylor Trio at First Presbyterian Church in Mount Vernon, NY. 5:15PM-6:00PM

Friday, October 19th: MSM Composer’s Chamber Concert, Ades Performance Space, 7:30PM

Tuesday, October 23rd: Giacomo Tagliavia Trio at Two Saints Bar, Brooklyn. 9PM-12AM

Sunday, October 28th: Shayna Blass Basement Social, Chipped Cup NYC, 8:30PM

Friday, November 30th: MSM Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra with Paquito D’Rivera, MSM Ades Performance Space, 7:30

Sunday, December 2nd: Shayna Blass Basement Social, Manhattanville Coffee, 8:30PM

Tuesday, December 4th: MSM Blackout Ensemble with Marc Cary, 7PM at Clem’s Place, Newark NJ

Monday, December 3rd: MSM Afro-Cuban Jazz Orchestra with Paquito D’Rivera, Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola, 7:30 and 9:30 sets

Friday, December 21st: Austin Zhang Quintet featuring Carolyn Lee Jones Kitchen Cafe Dallas 7:30-10:30PM