Michael McNeill::Performances

Friday, November 2, 2018
8pm

Jazz Impressions: 1968 Festival
presents
The Buffalo Jazz Octet

Music from 1968

  • John Bacon, drums
  • Steve Baczkowksi, baritone saxophone
  • Kelly Bucheger, alto and tenor saxophones
  • Tim Clarke, trumpet
  • Joe Goehle, bass
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Nelson Rivera, tenor and soprano saxophones
  • Phil Sims, trombone

Burchfield Penney Arts Center
1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY

$5 BPAC Members/$10 general
Tickets

Sunday, November 4, 2018
8pm

BopArts presents
The Buffalo Jazz Octet

Music from 1968

  • John Bacon, drums
  • Steve Baczkowksi, baritone saxophone
  • Kelly Bucheger, alto and tenor saxophones
  • Tim Clarke, trumpet
  • Joe Goehle, bass
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Nelson Rivera, tenor and soprano saxophones
  • Phil Sims, trombone

The Bop Shop
1460 Monroe Avenue
Rochester, NY

$10 donation

Monday, November 5, 2018
8pm

Buffalo Jazz Composers' Workshop

Stamps
98 Main Street
Tonawanda, NY

No cover

Sunday, November 11, 2018
8-10pm

  • Rich Mossman, drums
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Chris Brydge, bass

Gosport Tavern
702 High St
Portsmouth, VA 23704

Past Performances

Sunday, October 14, 2018
8-10pm

  • Rich Mossman, drums
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Chris Brydge, bass

Gosport Tavern
702 High St
Portsmouth, VA 23704

Friday, September 28, 2018
7:30pm

Rossum/McNeill Duo

Original jazz/improvised music by Rossum and McNeill.

Urbanna United Methodist Church
221 Marston Ave.
Urbanna, Virginia

$10-20 suggested donation

Sunday, September 16, 2018
8-10pm

  • Rich Mossman, drums
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Chris Brydge, bass

Gosport Tavern
702 High St
Portsmouth, VA 23704

Sunday, August 19, 2018
8-10pm

  • Rich Mossman, drums
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Chris Brydge, bass

Gosport Tavern
702 High St
Portsmouth, VA 23704

Wednesday, August 1, 2018
7:30pm

The Evolution of the Arm

  • Megan Kyle, oboe
  • Evan Courtin, violin
  • Katie Weissman, cello
  • Michael McNeill, piano

With special guest T.J. Borden, cello

The Cass Project
500 Seneca Street
Buffalo, NY 14204

Part of Buffalo Infringement Festival

Thursday, July 26, 2018
7:30-10pm

Let Me Be Free! A Piano Tribute to Free Jazz Pioneer Cecil Taylor

  • Simona Premazzi
  • George Caldwell
  • Walter Kemp 3
  • Michael McNeill

Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center
341 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY

Part of the CMC Jazz Festival

Tickets available here

Sunday, July 15, 2018
8-10pm

  • Rich Mossman, drums
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Chris Brydge, bass

Gosport Tavern
702 High St
Portsmouth, VA 23704

Monday, June 25, 2018
7:30pm

John Bacon Trio

  • John Bacon, drums
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • The audience

Nietzsche's
248 Allen St.
Buffalo, NY, 14201

No Cover

Saturday, June 23, 2018
7:30pm

The Buffalo Jazz Octet

  • John Bacon, drums
  • Steve Baczkowksi, baritone saxophone
  • Kelly Bucheger, alto and tenor saxophones
  • Tim Clarke, trumpet
  • Joe Goehle, bass
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Nelson Rivera, tenor and soprano saxophones
  • Phil Sims, trombone

Taylor Theater
The Kenan Center
433 Locust St.
Lockport, NY

$20 general
Tickets

Friday, June 22, 2018
7-9pm

Poets and Musicians

  • Jennifer Campbell, poetry
  • David Landrey, poetry
  • Rich Olson, poetry
  • ryki zuckerman, poetry
  • Gene Grabiner, poetry
  • Pat Hulsman, poetry and drums
  • Ida Goeckel, poetry and bass
  • Dan Kolb, guitar
  • Kelly Bucheger, saxophones
  • Jonathan Golove, electric cello
  • Michael McNeill, keyboard

Brighton Place Library
999 Brighton Place Road
Tonawanda, NY

$6 general
Event webpage

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
8pm

The Buffalo Jazz Octet

  • John Bacon, drums
  • Steve Baczkowksi, baritone saxophone
  • Kelly Bucheger, alto and tenor saxophones
  • Tim Clarke, trumpet
  • Joe Goehle, bass
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Nelson Rivera, tenor and soprano saxophones
  • Phil Sims, trombone

Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center
341 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY

$15 general

Thursday, June 7, 2018
7:30-9:30pm

Roger Carroll Quartet

  • Roger Carroll, tenor saxophone & voice
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Brian Sulser, bass
  • Scott Clark, drums

Emilio's
1847 W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA, 23220

No cover

Thursday, May 31, 2018
6:30-8:30pm

Kevin Gaines

  • Kevin Gaines, drums
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Ryan Persaud, bass

Hardywood Park Craft Brewery

No cover

Saturday, May 26, 2018
7-10pm

  • Jason Jenkins, bass
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Drummer TBA

Barrel Thief
5805 Patterson Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23226

no cover

Saturday, May 12, 2018
7-10pm

  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Victor Haskins, cornet

Barrel Thief
5805 Patterson Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23226

no cover

Saturday, April 21, 2018
7-10pm

  • Jason Jenkins, bass
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Billy Williams, drums

Barrel Thief
5805 Patterson Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23226

no cover

Friday, April 20, 2018
7:30pm

No Hidden Agendas

  • Kelly Rossum, trumpet
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Chris Brydge, bass
  • Abinnet Berhanu, drums

Urbanna United Methodist Church
221 Marston Ave.
Urbanna, Virginia

$10-20 suggested donation

Saturday, April 14, 2018
7-10pm

  • Jason Jenkins, bass
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Kevin Gaines, drums

Barrel Thief
5805 Patterson Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23226

no cover

Saturday, March 24, 2018
7-10pm

  • Jason Jenkins, bass
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Billy Williams, drums

Barrel Thief
5805 Patterson Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23226

no cover

Monday, March 19, 2018
9:30-11:55pm

Rusty Farmer Group

  • Rusty Farmer, bass
  • Kevin Simpson, saxophone
  • John Conley, guitar
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Scott Clark, drums
  • Kevin Johnson, percussion

Cary St. Cafe
2631 W Cary St
Richmond, Virginia 23220

$3 cover

Friday, March 16, 2018
7:30pm

The Evolution of the Arm

  • Megan Kyle, oboe
  • Evan Courtin, violin
  • Katie Weissman, cello
  • Michael McNeill, piano

Urbanna United Methodist Church
221 Marston Ave.
Urbanna, Virginia

$10-20 suggested donation

Thursday, March 15, 2018
8pm

The Evolution of the Arm

  • Megan Kyle, oboe
  • Evan Courtin, violin
  • Katie Weissman, cello
  • Michael McNeill, piano

Black Iris Gallery
321 W Broad St
Richmond, Virginia

$6-10

Friday, March 9, 2018

Michael McNeill Trio

  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Ken Filiano, bass
  • Phil Haynes, drums

Club Bonafide
212 E. 52nd St.
New York, NY

Tickets

Monday, January 8, 2018
9:30-11:55pm

Rusty Farmer Group

  • Rusty Farmer, bass
  • Kevin Simpson, saxophone
  • John Conley, guitar
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Scott Clark, drums

Cary St. Cafe
2631 W Cary St
Richmond, Virginia 23220

$3 cover

Saturday, January 20, 2018
7-10pm

  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Chris Vasi, guitar

Barrel Thief
5805 Patterson Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23226

no cover

Friday, February 16, 2018

Uncharted Allegories

  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Susan Alcorn, pedal steel guitar
  • Dave Ballou, trumpet
  • Shelly Purdy, percussion

An Die Musik Live!
409 North Charles Street Second Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21201

Ticket price TBA

Saturday, February 17, 2018

  • Michael McNeill, piano

Middlesex County Womens' Club
202 Virginia St
Urbanna, VA 23175

Ticket price TBA

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

resAUnance

  • John Bacon, vibraphone & percussion
  • Jonathan Golove, cello
  • Esin Gunduz, voice
  • Michael McNeill, piano

Baird Hall
University at Buffalo

Thursday, September 21, 2017
7:30-9:30pm

Roger Carroll Quartet

  • Roger Carroll, tenor saxophone & voice
  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Brian Sulser, bass
  • Scott Clark, drums

Emilio's
1847 W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA, 23220

No cover

Saturday, September 30, 2017
7pm-8:30pm

  • Michael McNeill Trio

  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Ken Filiano, bass
  • Phil Haynes, drums

Urbanna United Methodist Church
221 Marston Avenue
Urbanna, VA, 23175

In lieu of an admission cost, a freewill donation will be accepted. ($10-20 per person suggested; any amount appreciated.)

Sunday, October 1, 2017
5pm-6:30pm

  • Michael McNeill Trio

  • Michael McNeill, piano
  • Ken Filiano, bass
  • Phil Haynes, drums

Charlottesville Jazz Society
See Charlottesville Jazz Society event page to get location
Charlottesville, VA, 22902

$10-15 in advance (see link above)
$20 at the door

Recent performances:

  • September 8 at Cocomo's, Deltaville, VA
    • with Toby Gillie & Roger Carroll

A few more 2017 performances:

  • June 21 & 22 in Richmond, VA
    • with John Bacon, Roger Carroll, Michael Hawkins (6/20), Rusty Farmer (6/22)
  • March 29 at Vagabond, Richmond, VA
    • Abinnet Berhanu's Hebret Musica with Kris Monson

Texas Quartet

  • March 24 & 25 at Cezanne, Houston, TX
  • March 23 at the Elephant Room, Austin, TX
    • with Woody Witt, Richard Mikel, Anthony Corsaro

2017 resAUnance tour

  • March 3 at Trumansburg Conservatory of Fine Art, Trumansburg, NY
  • March 2 at Pausa Art House, Buffalo, NY
  • March 2 at Villa Maria College, Buffalo, NY
  • March 1 at SUNY Fredonia, Fredonia, NY
  • February 26 at The Bop Stop, Cleveland, OH
    • with Esin Gunduz, Jonathan Golove, John Bacon