2 + 1 Concert Series
Friday, June 3, 2022
New York Jazz Workshop Studio
265 W. 37th St., 10th Floor
9 pm

Marc Mommaas – saxophones 
Kenny Wessel – guitar
w/ Spike Wilner – piano

$20 donation, refreshments

 

New York Jazz Workshop – Italy Summer Jazz Intensive
Sunday, June 12 – Saturday, June 18, 2022
Fucecchio, Italy
w/ Marc Mommaas, Jeroen Vierdag, Kenny Wessel

 

LaSalle Open Streets 
Thursday, June 30, 2022
6-8 pm
LaSalle St., between Broadway & Claremont Ave. 
‘Hood Organment
w/ Kenny Wessel – guitar

Paul Odeh – organ
Lou Grassi – drums 

 This is a free gig at an outdoor street festival
on my block, so I can walk to work. Come hang!  

 

 

Concert in the Park
TBA – details
Middletown, Ct.
Saturday, July 2, 2002
6 pm
Sam Bardfeld – violin
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Joe Fonda – bass
Rob Garcia – drums  

 

Bar Bayeux 
Friday, July 8, 2022
8:00 & 9:30 pm
1066 Nostrand Ave., Brooklyn
Spin Cycle
w/ Tom Christensen – saxophone
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Matt Pavolka – bass
Scott Neumann – drums 

 

The Penrose
Sunday, July 17, 2022
7 – 10 pm
1590 2nd Ave, NYC
Jon Menges – trumpet
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Sean Conly – bass

 

Third Thursdays
Thursday, July 21, 2022
8 pm
Harvard-Epworth Church
1555 Massachussetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Dave Bryant – keyboards
John Lockwood –  bass
Luther Gray – drums 

 

 New York Jazz Workshop Summer Jazz Guitar Intensive
Tuesday, Jul 26 – Friday, July 29, 2022
11 am – 5 pm
in person:  265 W. 37th St., 10th floor
and streaming simultaneously online
w/ Nate Radley, Kenny Wessel – guitars
more info

 

Alvin & Friends
Saturday, July 30, 2022
7:30-10:30pm
14 Memorial Highway, New Rochelle, NY  
Barbara King – vocals
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Joe Tranchina – piano
Paul Beaudry – bass
Willie Martinez – drums

 

Ponza
7:00-10:00 pm
690 Connecticut Ave., Norwark, CT 
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Joe Fitzgerald – bass
Jim Mola – drums, vocals 

 

Bushnell Park
Monday, August 15, 2022
7:30 – 9:15 pm
Hartford, CT
 

Adam Rudolph and Go: Organic Orchestra
and Brooklyn Raga Massive – Ragmala 

Brooklyn Raga Massive Artists
Samarth Nagarkar – Hindustani vocal
Arun Ramamurthy – Carnatic violin
Sameer Gupta – tabla
Neel Murgai – sitar
Go: Organic Orchestra Artists
Michel Gentile – c flute
Sylvain Leroux – tambin, c flute,
Zé Luis – c and alto flute
Avram Fefer – tenor saxophone
Stephen Haynes – cornet, flugelhorn, didgeridoo, conch, kudu horn
Sana Nagano – violin
Richard Carr– violin
Jake Charkey – cello
Leco Reis – contrabassMia Theodoratus – harpKenny Wessel – electric guitar
Marco Cappelli – acoustic guitar
Alexis Marcelo – keyboards
Jerome Harris – bass
Harris Eisenstadt – drum kit, bata (iya, itotele, okonkolo)
Tripp Dudley – cajon, dumbek, frame drums, percussion

LaSalle Open Streets 
Thursday, August 25, 2022
6-8 pm
LaSalle St., between Broadway & Claremont Ave. 
‘Hood Organment
w/ Kenny Wessel – guitar

Roberta Piket – organ
Lou Grassi – drums 

This is a free gig at an outdoor street festival
on my block, so I can walk to work. Come hang!  

Tartina 
Saturday, August 27, 2022
12 – 3 pm
1034 Amsterdam Ave. (@ 111th st)

Peter Rubie – guitar
Kenny Wessel – guitar 

Mezzrow
Wednesday, September 7, 2022
7:30 and 9:00 pm
163 W. 10th St., NYC

Kenny Wessel – guitar
Jay Anderson –  bass
Anthony Pinciotti – drums 

 

 

Cipriani
Thursday, September 8, 2022
6:45-9:00 pm 
110 E. 42nd. St., NYC

Kenny Wessel – guitar
Jerry Z – organ
Jason Devlin  – drums 

 

 

Central Park Summerstage
Saturday, September 10, 2022
7 pm 
Adam Rudolph & Go: Organic Orchestra
Brooklyn Raga Massive 
w/ special guests: Dave Liebman, Joel Ross, 
Hassan Hakmoun, Brandee Younger, Marcus 
Gilmore, Abderahim Hakmoun

Abderahim Hakmoun – sintir, oud, vocals
Alexis Marcelo – keyboards
Arun Ramamurthy – carnatic violin
Avram Fefer – tenor saxophone
Brandee Younger – harp
Damon Banks – bass
Dave Liebman – saxophone
Graham Haynes – cornet
Harris Eisenstadt – percussion
Hassan Hakmoun – sintir, oud, vocals
Ivan Barenboim – clarinet
Jake Charkey – cello
Jay Gandhi – bansuri
Joel Ross – vibes
Juliane Careny Chung – violin
Kaoru Watanabe – flute
Kenny Wessel – electric guitar
Leco Reis – contrabass
Marco Cappelli – acoustic guitar

Marcus Gilmore – drums
Mia Theodoratus – harp
Michel Gentile – flute
Neel Murgai – sitar
Peter Zummo – trombone
Richard Carr – violin
Rogerio Boccaccio – percussion
Samarth Nagarkar – Hindustani vocal
Sameer Gupta – tabla
Sana Nagano – violin
Sara Schoenbeck – bassoon
Sarah Bernstein – violin
Stephanie Griffin – viola
Stephen Haynes – cornet
Sylvain Leroux – flute
Trina Basu – violin
Tripp Dudley – percussion
Ze Luis – flute

 

sponsored by World Music Institute
Free concert!

 

 

 LaSalle Open Streets 
Thursday, September 15, 2022
6-8 pm
LaSalle St., between Broadway & Claremont Ave. 
‘Hood Organment
w/ Kenny Wessel – guitar

Roberta Piket – organ
Lou Grassi – drums 

 This is a free gig at an outdoor street festival
on my block, so I can walk to work. Come hang!  

 

 

Side Door Jazz Club
Saturday, September 24, 2022
8:30 pm
85 Lyme St., Old Lyme, CT
Joe Fitzgerald – bass
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Frank Carlberg – piano
Anthony Pinciotti – drums 

 

 

Spirit of Beacon Day 
Sunday, September 25, 2022
2:30 pm
Main Street, Beacon, NY
Gwen Laster – violin
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Damon Banks – bass

 

 

The Penrose
Sunday, September 25, 2022
7-10 pm
1590 Second Ave. (@82nd), NYC
Jon Menges Trio 
Jon Menges – trumpet
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Joe Fitzgerald – bass

 

 

Northampton Jazz Workshop
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
7:30-10:30 pm
@ The Drake
44 N. Pleasant St., Amherst, MA
w/ The Green St. Trio 
Paul Arslanian – piano
George Kaye – bass
Jon Fisher – drums
guest artist – Kenny Wessel – guitar

free event, first set by the band, followed by
jam session, bring your horns! 

LaSalle Open Streets 
Thursday, October 6, 2022
6-8 pm
LaSalle St., between Broadway & Claremont Ave. 
‘Hood Organment
w/ Kenny Wessel – guitar

Paul Odeh – organ
Lou Grassi – drums 

This is a free gig at an outdoor street festival
on my block, so I can walk to work. Come hang!  

 

Kampenjazz
Sunday, October 23, 2022
Hollendergata 8
Oslo, Norway
Rob Waring – vibraphone
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Mats Eilertsen – bass
Hans Holbaekmo -drums 

 

Norwegian Academy of Music 
Monday, October 24, 2022
Harmolodics Clinic and Workshop

 

 

Moss Kulturhus
Tuesday, October 25, 2022
Dronningens gate 25, 1530  
Moss, Norway
Rob Waring – vibraphone
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Mats Eilertsen – bass
Hans Holbaekmo -drums 
 

 

 

Room 623
Wednesday, November 16, 2022
271 W. 119th St., NYC
8 pm
Peter Brainin & Friends

 

 

Barbes 
Saturday, November 19th, 2022
376 9th st., Brooklyn, NY
6:00 PM
Anders Nilsson – guitars
Kenny Wessel — guitar

 

 

NuBand Tour
1/25/23 – 2/12/23
(Germany, Austria, Belgium)

w/ Thomas Heberer – cornet
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Joe Fonda – bass
Lou Grassi – drums

 1/26 – Darmstadt, Germany
1/27 – Nurnberg
1/28 – Bayreuth
1/29 – Taubenbach
1/31 – Marburg
2/1 – Cologne
2/2 – Muenster 
2/3 – Heist-op-den-Berg
2/4 – Lokeren, Belgium
2/5 – Differdange, Luxembourg
2/7 – Vienna, Austria
2/8 – Villach
2/9 – Graz
2/11 – Kassel, Germany
2/12 – Berlin

 

 

Mezzrow
Wednesday, February 22, 2023
7:30 and 9:00 pm
163 W. 10th St., NYC

Marc Mommaas – saxophones
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Jay Anderson –  bass

 

 

New York Jazz Workshop – Italy Summer Jazz Intensive
Sunday, June 11 – Saturday, June 17, 2023
Fucecchio, Italy
w/ Marc Mommaas, Jeroen Vierdag, Kenny Wessel

 

 

 

 

 

 

more info to come….