Jack DeJohnette Trio Live in California

July 26th, 27th and 28th are the tree dates for performances in Santa Fe and California. After touring in Asia and Europe, the trio comes returns to the states. The trio will perform July 26th at Lensic Performing Arts Center, the next day at Dinkelspiel Auditorium and a last stops at Kuumbwa Jazz Center on July 27th.

Keith Jarret, Gary Peacock and Jack DeJohnette live at NJPAC

NJPAC has just confirmed a show with  the trio on Sunday November 30th. 2014 marked the 30th anniversary of this iconic trio, which has garnered awards around and international  recognition that, includes five Grammy nominations. Here is the information for the show.

European Summer Tour

Italy, Spain, France, Germany, Switzerland, Poland are the confirmed stops for the summer tour 2014. Jack DeJohnette, Ravi Coltrane and Matthew Garrison will cross the ocean to play in prestigious Jazz Festivals such as Montreux, Festival Internacional de Getxo (Spain), Kulturzentrum among others. Here is the link with venues information and tickets links.

Unique date in Canada

Jack DeJohnette Trio will be performing in Canada at the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal. Twenty years ago, Jack DeJohnette brought saxophonist Ravi Coltrane and bassist Matthew Garrison together for the first time to perform the music of John Coltrane at The Brooklyn Museum. This configuration of historical significance has now been reborn and will take to the road in 2014-2015 season. Representing the prestigious lineage of today’s great jazz families, the Jack DeJohnette, Ravi Coltrane and, Matt Garrison Trio explores open improvisation and original compositions. Check full details here.

Live at Shapeshifterlab

Jack DeJohnette trio will be performing next Monday June 2nd at the ShapeShifterlab NY. ShapeShifter Lab is a 4,200 square foot performance space in Park Slope; this newly renovated performance space hosts the world’s most innovative artists who are looking for a flexible platform to present their work. Click in this link to check all the details for this event.

Live at Blue Note Tokyo

This was our first Asian Tour with the Jack DeJohnette Trio. 3  nights at Blue Note Tokyo joined by Ravi Coltrane and Matthew Garrison. I enjoyed these performances nightly and here are pictures published by the venue. Click here to see full album.

JazzApril 2014

The Smithsonian National Museum of American History has designated April as Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM) .UNESCO, in partnership with the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, has declared April 30 to be International Jazz Day (IJD). The U.S. Conference of Mayors urges its members to support local efforts to celebrate both JAM and IJD . Learn more here.

Trio on tour in Asia

After a smooth break for his last tour with The Spring Quartet in Europe, Jack DeJohnette will be soon on tour in Asia but this time in a trio versión accompaigned by Ravi Coltrane and Matt Garrison. Check all details here.

The Spring Quartet in images

For the Rennes show The Spring Quartet was lucky to count with the presence of photographer STEM that took this amazing pictures of the night. Click in this link and check his work.

The Spring Quartet Review @Barbican

John Fordham reports the show that Jack DeJohnette, Joe Lovano, esperanza Spalding and Leo Genovese delivered last Tuesday April 8th at the Barbican in London. In his own words, the quartet played like a group of gifted unknowns with nothing to lose, eschewing famous covers and standards, tersely punching out the themes as if impatient to get down to solo and collective improv. Full review on The Guardian.com.