2 + 1 Concert Series
Friday, February 4, 2022
New York Jazz Workshop Studio
265 W. 37th St., 10th Floor
9 pm
Marc Mommaas – saxophones 
Kenny Wessel – guitar

$20 donation, refreshments

Room 623
Wednesday, February 9, 2022
271 W. 119th St.
8 – 11 pm
Peter Brainin – saxophone
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Joe Fonda – bass
Barry Altschul – drums

band set at 8 pm, jam session 9 – 11 pm
bring your vax card

 

2 + 1 Concert Series
Friday, February 18, 2022
New York Jazz Workshop Studio
265 W. 37th St., 10th Floor
9 pm
Marc Mommaas – saxophones 
Kenny Wessel – guitar
w/ Sean Conly – bass

$20 donation, refreshments

 

2 + 1 Concert Series
Friday, March 4, 2022
New York Jazz Workshop Studio
265 W. 37th St., 10th Floor
9 pm
Marc Mommaas – saxophones 
Kenny Wessel – guitar
w/ Jim Ridl – keyboards

$20 donation, refreshments

 

2 + 1 Concert Series
Friday, March 18,, 2022
New York Jazz Workshop Studio
265 W. 37th St., 10th Floor
9 pm
Marc Mommaas – saxophones 
Kenny Wessel – guitar
w/ Mike Sarin – drums

$20 donation, refreshments

 

2 + 1 Concert Series
Friday, April 1,, 2022
New York Jazz Workshop Studio
265 W. 37th St., 10th Floor
9 pm
Marc Mommaas – saxophones 
Kenny Wessel – guitar
w/ Jay Anderson – bass

$20 donation, refreshments

 

VFW Post 399
Thursday, April 7, 2022
465 Riverside Ave
Westport, CT
7:30 & 9:00 pm 
Greg Wall – saxophones
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Dave Richards- bass
Steve Johns – drums 

 

Hotel Fasano
Friday, April 9, 2022
815 5th Ave., NYC
7-10 pm
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Tom Charlap – bass

 

2 + 1 Concert Series
Friday, April 15,, 2022
New York Jazz Workshop Studio
265 W. 37th St., 10th Floor
9 pm
Marc Mommaas – saxophones 
Kenny Wessel – guitar
w/ Mark Sherman –  vibraphone

$20 donation, refreshments

 

Quinn’s
Monday, April 18, 2022
330 Main St., Beacon, NY
Ken Wessel Trio
w/ Dave Ambrosio – bass
Mike Sarin – drums

 

Barbes
Wednesday, April 20, 2022
379 9th St., Brooklyn, NY
8 pm
Anders Nilsson – guitar
Kenny Wessel – guitar

CD release concert for Anders’ album, Aventyr  

 

University of Massachussetts
Thursday, April 21, 2022
Bowker Auditorium
Amherst, MA
Adam Rudolph & Go:: Organic Orchestra 
and Brooklyn Raga Massive

Brooklyn Raga Massive Performing Artists:
Jay Gandhi – bansuri
Arun Ramamurthy – violin
Trina Basu – violin
Samarth Nagarkar – vocal
Neel Murgai – rhythm sitar, overtone singing

Sameer Gupta – tabla

Go: Organic Orchestra Performing Artists:
Michel Gentile – c flute
Sylvain Leroux – tambin, c flute,
Ze Luis – c and alto flute
Avram Fefer – tenor saxophone, bass clarinet
Sara Schoenbeck – bassoon
Ivan Barenboim – b flat clarinet
Stephen Haynes – cornet, flugelhorn, didgeridoo, conch, kudu horn
Julianne Carney-Chung – violin
Sana Nagano – violin
Gwen Laster – viola
Richard Carr – violin
Stephanie Griffin – viola
Jake Charkey – cello
Mia Theodoratus – harp
Marco Cappelli – acoustic guitar
Kenny Wessel – el guitar
Alexis Marcelo – keyboards
Damon Banks – electric bass
Brahim Fribgane – oud, cajon, percussion
Harris Eisenstadt – bata (iya, itotele, okonkolo), percussion
Rogerio Boccato – caxixi, mineiro, temple blocks, bells, wood box surdo and percussion

 

Flynn Theater
Friday, April 22, 2022
Burlington, Vt
7:30 pm
Adam Rudolph & Go:: Organic Orchestra
and Brooklyn Raga Massive
              .

Roulette
Sunday, April 24, 2022
509 Atlantic Ave.
NYC
8:00 pm
Adam Rudolph & Go:: Organic Orchestra
and Brooklyn Raga Massive

 

The Dance Hall 
Friday, May 6, 2022
7 Walker St
Kittery, Maine
The NuBand
Thomas Heberer – cornet
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Joe Fonda – bass
Lou Grassi – drums 

  

The Buttonwood Tree
Saturday, May 7, 2022
605 Main St.
Middletown, CT
The NuBand
Thomas Heberer – cornet
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Joe Fonda – bass
Lou Grassi – drums 

RhizomeDC
Sunday, May 8, 2022
6950 Maple St., NW
Washington, DC
The NuBand
Thomas Heberer – cornet
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Joe Fonda – bass
Lou Grassi – drums 

 

Sprezzatura
Monday, May 9, 2022
112 E. Sherman St.
Millvale, PA
The NuBand
Thomas Heberer – cornet
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Joe Fonda – bass
Lou Grassi – drums 

 

Unity of Charlottesville
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
2825 Hydraulic Circle
Charlottesville, VA
The NuBand
Thomas Heberer – cornet
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Joe Fonda – bass
Lou Grassi – drums 

LaSalle Open Streets 
Thursday, May 12, 2022
6-8 pm
LaSalle St., between Broadway & Claremont Ave. 
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!  

 

Hotel Fasano
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
815 5th Ave., NYC
7-10 pm
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Tom Charlap – bass 

 

2 + 1 Concert Series
Friday, May 20,, 2022
New York Jazz Workshop Studio
265 W. 37th St., 10th Floor
9 pm
Marc Mommaas – saxophones 
Kenny Wessel – guitar
w/ Michelle Walker – vocals

$20 donation, refreshments

 

 

Brooklyn Borough Hall 
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Brooklyn, NY 
5:00 pm
Adam Rudolph & Go:: Organic Orchestra
and Brooklyn Raga Massive

outdoors, free concert

 

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

 

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  

 

Third Thursdays
Thursday, July 21, 2022
8 pm
Harvard-Epworth Church
1555 Massachussetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA
Kenny Wessel – guitar
Dave Bryant – keyboards
TBA –  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

 

Bushnell Park
Hartford, CT
Monday, August 15, 2022
Adam Rudolph and Go: Organic Orchestra
details TBA 

 

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

 

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

 

 

 

 

more info to come….