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December 2017

Peter Miller's

New Year Eve with the Jeannie Tanner Quartet. Always a lot of funny!

Pete Miller's

Gig with the Jeannie Tanner Quartet

Pete Miller's

Gig with the Jeannie Tanner Quartet

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

Pete Miller's

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Pete Miller's

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Pete Miller's Naperville

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Pete Miller's Naperville

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

November 2017

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

Pete Miller's

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Pete Miller's

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Pete Miller's Naperville

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Pete Miller's Naperville

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

September 2017

Millennium Park

At the Jazz Fest with Michele Thomas Quintet!

August 2017

Andy's Jazz Club

Gig With Jeannie Tanner "Words & Music" project

Andy's Jazz Club

Gig With Jeannie Tanner "Words & Music" project

July 2017

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

Winter's Jazz Club

Gig with Michele Thomas Jazz Quartet.

June 2017

Pete Miller's

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Pete Miller's

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Ottawa 2 Rivers Wine and Jazz Festival

Fest gig with h the Jeannie Tanner Jazz Quartet

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

May 2017

Miller Lite Beer Garden at Navy Pier

Outdoor gig with the Michele Thomas Quintet. Come out for a fun evening at Navy Pier

Pete Miller's

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Pete Miller's

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Empire Room, Palmer House Chicago

"Legends Show" w vocalist Sam Fazio

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

April 2017

Harper College Performance Center

Harper College Jazz Faculty Concert

Pete Miller's

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Pete Miller's

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner Quartet

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner Quartet

March 2017

P.J.'s Courthouse

Annual Cast Iron Skillet gig. More info to come. Can't tell you what record we're doing. Can't wait.

Fitzgerald's

Tentative gig with Cast iron Skillet. Information still TBA. We're still trying to firm this one up but we need as many folks to come out and see the show. Come on Chicago...let's beat our Sycamore audience! ;)

February 2017

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

January 2017

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Winter's Jazz Club

Gig with Michele Thomas Jazz Quartet.

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

Pete Miller's Evanston

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

December 2016

Pete Miller's Evanston

New Years Eve with the Jeannie Tanner Quartet. Should be fun!

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Winter's Jazz Club

Playing with Michele Thomas @ her Winter's Jazz Club debut!
Come see us on Christmas Eve!!!

Winter's Jazz Club

Playing with Michele Thomas @ her Winter's Jazz Club debut!

Pete Miller's Evanston

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet.

Pete Miller's Evanston

Gig with Michele Thomas Quartet. After playing at Pete Miller's 100's of times it's nice to finally be doing it with my wife!

Andy's Jazz Club

Gig With Jeannie Tanner Quintet

Andy's Jazz Club

Gig With Jeannie Tanner Quintet

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

October 2016

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Nick's Beer Garden

Subbing With the BMR4

Bethel United Church

Concert with Jeff Hedberg's C11

August 2016

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Peter Miller's

Gig with vocalist Elaine Dame

Peter Miller's

Gig with vocalist Elaine Dame

July 2016

Rotary Hill Park

Gig with Swing Forward

June 2016

Sycamore Sports Complex

Gig with Swing Forward

Ottawa 2 Rivers Wine and Jazz Festival

Fest gig with h the Jeannie Tanner Jazz Quartet

SIP - Jazz Women benefit for the Chicago Foundation for Women

Participating in Eliane Dame's benefit for the Chicago Foundation for Women

Mid America Club

Trio gig with El Stop, or Neal Alger Trio, or Dan Thatcher Trio - whatever it's called today.

May 2016

Jazz Showcase

Gig with Jeff Hedberg's C11, my favorite "little" big band.

Jazz-Play Studio at Space 900

Scott Hesse Clinic and trio performance to follow.

April 2016

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

March 2016

Pianoforte

Trio gig with the ebullient Bob Mamet. We'll be playing Bob's jazz and classical compositions. Looking forward to this one!

7 Time Chart-Topping pianist-composer Bob Mamet will debut his brand new composition cycle "Summoning Spring"

P.J.'s Courthouse

Our annual gig with Cast Iron Skillet. Yup, we're covering another record to to bottom...and it's........TBA

February 2016

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

Shaw's Crab House

Filling in with the BMR4 quartet

Pete Miller's Evanston

Gig with Jeannie Tanner Quartet

Pete Miller's Evanston

Gig with Jeannie Tanner Quartet

Andy's Jazz Club

Gig With John Bany's group

Andy's Jazz Club

Gig With John Bany's group

January 2016

Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Gig with Jeannie Tanner trio

Harper College Performance Center

Adjudicating for the Harper Jazz Fest 2016

December 2015

Andy's Jazz Club

Gig With John Bany's group

Pete Miller's Evanston

Gig with Jeannie Tanner Quartet

Pete Miller's Evanston

Gig with Jeannie Tanner Quartet

September 2015

Loews Hotel

Gig with the Damian Espinosa quartet.

Loews Hotel

Gig with the Damian Espinosa quartet.

Loews Hotel

Gig with the Damian Espinosa quartet.

Loews Hotel

Gig with the Damian Espinosa quartet.

August 2015

Andy's Jazz Club

Gig with Jeannie Tanner "I'm not even sure how many" - tet

Andy's Jazz Club

Gig with Jeannie Tanner "I'm not even sure how many" - tet

July 2015

Pete Miller's Evanston

Gig with Jeannie Tanner Quartet

Pete Miller's Evanston

Gig with Jeannie Tanner Quartet

Shaw's Crab House

Filling in with the BMR4 quartet

Pete Miller's Evanston

Filling in with the Brian Gephart group

June 2015

Fountain Square Arts Fest

Fun outdoor concert with the BMR4

Loews Hotel

Gig with the Damian Espinosa quartet.

Hi Hat Club

Gig with Acoustic Blu (featuring Michele Thomas & Angelique Anderson)

Shaw's Crab House

Filling in with the BMR4 quartet

Beer House Chicago in Yorktown Center

Fillin' in with the BMR4

Glenview Community Church

Concert with the North Shore Choral Society featuring Jeff Hedberg, Joe Lill, and Felicia Patton

May 2015

Loews Hotel

Gig with the Damian Espinosa quartet.

March 2015

P.J.'s Courthouse

Our Cast Iron Skillet adventure continues with another performance of the Band's Last Waltz Record.

The Wire

Cast Iron Skillet performs the Band's Last Waltz. Special Guests...All kinds of fun.
https://www.facebook.com/events/663007980491321

December 2014

Pete Miller's Evanston

Ringing in the New Years with the Jeannie Tanner Quartet.

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

November 2014

Peter Miller's

Gig with BMR4

Peter Miller's

Gig with BMR4

United Center

Playing Bulls pre-game with the BMR4 group.

Shaw's Crab House

Filling in with the BMR4 quartet

United Center

Playing Bulls pre-game with the BMR4 group.

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

October 2014

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Uncommon Ground

Little drums/percussion gig with Acoustic Blu Collective.

M. Vie

Filling in with the Chris Greene trio

September 2014

MK Restaurant

Gig with the Bob Mamet trio.

Pete Miller's in Evanston

Filling in with the Chris Greene Quartet Looking forward to this...I have some challenging music to prepare. Always fun.

August 2014

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

May 2014

April 2014

Harper College Performance Center

Performance with Jeff Hedberg's C11 band

March 2014

United Center

Filling in with the BMR4

PJ's Courthouse Tavern

Cast Iron Skillet - 2014 Show. No tribute album this year, but plenty of great music.

Bird's Nest

Day one of CIS 2014

July 2013

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Taste of Oak Park

Gig with Gone To Paradise

June 2013

Harper College Student Center

Gig with the Harper College Jazz Faculty

Jazz Showcase

Gig with Jeff Hedberg's C11, my favorite "little" big band.

Artists of the Wall Festival, Rogers Park

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Shaw's Crab House

Subbing with BMR4

Open Door Theater

Rhythm & Rhyme Refrain - Special concert with Jeannie Tanner featuring the music of Harold Arlen.

Arlington Heights Park District

Gig with Gone 2 Paradise

Oak Park Thursday Night Out, Lake and Marion,

Gig filling in with the BMR4

May 2013

WGN Studio

Jeannie Tanner group on WGN midday news.

March 2013

Andy's Jazz Club

Gig with Jeannie Tanner "I'm not even sure how many" - tet

Andy's Jazz Club

Gig with Jeannie Tanner "I'm not even sure how many" - tet

PJ's Courthouse Tavern

Cast Iron Skillet - Classic Album performed on set 2

Berd's Nest

Day two of the Cast Iron Skillet Experience.

Reggie's

Gig with Cast Iron Skillet - Classic Albums Performed Live series

Shaw's Crab House

Subbing with BMR4

Nick's

Subbing With the BMR4

Peter Miller's

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

November 2012

Peter Millers

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Peter Millers

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

October 2012

Peter Millers

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Peter Millers

Gig with Jeannie Tanner

Harper College Building A

Folk Jazz Collision: Take Two Concert-
It’s Bob Gibson meets Miles Davis when the best of folk and jazz collide in this concert featuring master guitarist and banjoist Rick Neeley and Chicago’s renowned jazz pianist Ken Spurr. The talented Christopher Rice (bass), Darren Scorza (drums), Scott Mason (bass) and a surprise guest join them for this sizzling hot, but oh-so-cool concert.

August 2012

Club Soda

Gig with Sam Smiley's Shikane. More details to come

June 2012

Fountain Square Arts Festival

Gig with BMR4

Salt Creek Wine Bar

Gig with Sam Smiley Trio

Andrsonville Midsommarfest

Gig with Dawn Xiana Moon

Arlington Heights Summer Concert Series

Gig with Gone 2 Paradise

April 2012

Viaduct Theater

Cd release party with Dawn Xiana Moon.

March 2012

PJ's courthouse

Gig with Cast Iron Skillet, our annual 'round St. Patricks day gig
Rock with Brett Haskins, Larry Nordstrom, Neal Alger and Darren. Always a fun time.
Irish Tunes, Steely Dan, Dead, the Band, and Neal Young... We went to the dark side of the moon last year... who knows what black magic we'll whip up.

Quenchers

Gig with Cast Iron Skillet, back in Chicago.
Rock with Brett Haskins, Larry Nordstrom, Neal Alger and Darren. Always a fun time.
Irish Tunes, Steely Dan, Dead, the Band, and Neal Young... all coming at you big and loud!

February 2012

Salt Creek Wine bar

Gig with Sam Smiley

Fitzgerald's

Gig with guitarist Sam Smiley

January 2012

Jazz Showcase

Tentative gig with Jeff Hegberg's C11

Quenchers

Gig with Cast Iron Skillet, back in Chicago.
Rock with Brett Haskins, Larry Nordstrom, Neal Alger and Darren. Always a fun time.
Irish Tunes, Steely Dan, Dead, the Band, and Neal Young... all coming at you big and loud!

Salt Creek Wine bar

Gig with Sam Smiley

December 2011

Horseshoe Casino - Vintage 51

Gig with the Iván Martirena... aka the EyeVan Band

October 2011

Andy's Jazz Club

Gig with Jeff Hedberg's fabulous C11 band

September 2011

Buffalo Grove Fest

Gig with Gone 2 Paradise - and then Fireworks!!! (I'm not lighting the Fireworks)

Horseshoe Casino - Vintage 51

Gig with the Ivan Martirena Trio

Horseshoe Casino - Seven Star Lounge

Gig with the Ivan Martirena Trio

August 2011

Horseshoe Casino - Vintage 51

Gig with the Ivan Martirena Trio

Horseshoe Casino - Seven Star Lounge

Gig with the Ivan Martirena Trio

July 2011

Cedar Lake Summer Concert

Gig w Gone 2 Paradise

Horseshoe Casino - Vintage 51

Gig with the Ivan Martirena Trio

Horseshoe Casino - Seven Star Lounge

Gig with the Ivan Martirena Trio

Pickups

Gig with Frank Paul Band

Hammond Marina

Gig with Gone 2 Paradise

Charleston's

Gig with Gone 2 Paradise

Plaza Del Lago

Gig with Gone 2 Paradise - Free/All Ages

Charleston's

Gig with Frank Paul Band