Performance Archives

Here is an archive of public appearances/performances I've made.

Please see the performance schedule for upcoming gigs.

2017

Piedmont Piano Company

Sunday, July 16
Piedmont Piano Co.

Ed Reed and pianist Larry Vuckovich perform as a duo for the first time, presenting a program of ballads, blues and swing.

Oakland, CA

 

North Coast Brewing Co.

Saturday, April 22
North Coast Brewing Company's Sequoia Room

LIVE RECORDING

Ed Reed and His Quartet with pianist Adam Shulman, guitarist Jeffrey Burr, bassist John Wiitala, and drummer Lorca Hart.

Fort Bragg, CA

 

California Jazz Conservatory

February 18
California Jazz Conservatory

Celebrating his 88th birthday and Black History Month, Ed Reed brings an elegant quartet to CJC to preview some of the tunes from his new project, "Reflections".
Features pianist Adam Shulman, guitarist Jeffrey Burr, bassist John Wiitala, and drummer Tim Angulo.

Berkeley, CA

 

2016

Angelicas

Tuesday, December 27
Angelicas

Ed Reed with the Denny Berthiaume Trio.

Redwood City, CA

 

Piedmont Piano Company

Friday, December 2
Piedmont Piano Company

Ed Reed and the "Not" King Cole Trio's debut with an outstanding group that reflects the instrumental composition of the original Nat King Cole Trio.
Features pianist Adam Shulman, guitarist Jeffrey Burr and bassist John Wiitala.

Oakland, CA

 

First Street Cafe

Sunday, October 23
First Street Cafe

Ed Reed with Bryan Girard on saxophone and Laura Klein on piano.

Benicia, CA

 

Saturday, October 8
JB Piano

Ed Reed Quartet with pianist Larry Vuckovich, bassist Jeff Chambers, and drummer Tim Angulo.

San Rafael, CA

 

 

CELEBRATING JOHN COLTRANE'S 90TH BIRTHDAY

Two days of celebrating John Coltrane's 90th birthday (9/23/26) and his classic 1963 recording with jazz vocalist Johnny Hartman!

Vocalist Ed Reed and saxophonist Anton Schwartz play "John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman" featuring pianist Adam Shulman, bassist John Wiitala, and drummer Lorca Hart.

SF Jazz

Thursday, September 22
SF Jazz Hotplate Series

San Francisco, CA

SF Jazz

Friday, September 23
Cafe Pink House

Saratoga, CA

 

KCSM 91.1

Wednesday, September 21
KCSM 91.1

Radio/Web Stream Interview

Alisa Clancy interviews Ed and Anton Schwartz about their upcoming John Coltrane birthday concerts at SFJAZZ and Cafe Pink House.

 

North Coast Brewing Company

Saturday, September 10
The Sequoia Room at
North Coast Brewing Company

Ed Reed Quartet with pianist Adam Shulman, bassist Peter Barshay, and drummer Greg Wyser-Pratte.

Fort Bragg, CA

 

The Triple Door

Thursday, July 14
The Triple Door

Ed Reed Quintet featuring tenor saxophonist Anton Schwartz, pianist Dawn Clement, bassist Michael Glynn, and drummer D'Vonne Lewis.

Seattle, WA

 

 

Saturday, May 7
JB Piano Company

Ed Reed Quartet with pianist Larry Vuckovich, bassist Jeff Chambers, and drummer Akira Tana.

San Rafael, CA

 

2015

Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola
SOLD OUT

Tuesday, December 15
Wednesday, December 16
Thursday, December 17

Ed Reed Trio with bassist Ugonna Ukegwo, drummer Akira Tana, and special guest George Cables.

"Mr. Reed sings in a dark-mahogany baritone with careful diction, evoking the mid-century styles of Billy Eckstine and Nat King Cole. He inhabited the stage with casual flair ... alongside a first-rate rhythm section: George Cables on piano, Ugonna Okegwo on bass and Akira Tana on drums."
- Nate Chinen, NY Times Dec. 18, 2015

Dizzy's Club Coca Cola
Jazz at Lincoln Center
New York, NY

 

California Jazz Conservatory

Friday, November 20
California Jazz Conservatory

Ed Reed trio with Adam Shulman on piano and Robb Fisher on bass.

Berkeley, CA

 

Earshot Jazz Festival
SOLD OUT

Friday, November 6
Saturday, November 7

Earshot Jazz Festival presents the Ed Reed Quintet honoring an exquisite collection of ballads played by John Coltrane and his classic recording collaboration with baritone Johnny Hartman. Ed Reed with Anton Schwartz (sax), Dawn Clement (piano), Michael Glynn (bass), and D'Vonne Lewis (drums).

Tula's Jazz Club
Seattle, WA

 

SOLD OUT

Saturday, October 24
Live @ The Library

Remembering John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman. The Ed Reed Quintet featuring Anton Schwartz, tenor saxophone, with Adam Shulman, piano; John Wiitala, bass, and Lorca Hart, drums.

Alameda Public Library
Alameda, CA

 

Round Midnight

Friday, August 21
SJ Jazz Presents "Round Midnight" Film and Panel Discussion

This 1986 film is loosely based on the lives of jazz saxophonist Lester Young and pianist Bud Powell. It stars jazz giant Dexter Gordon and an exceptional cast of jazz artists, including vibraphonist Bobby Hutcherson, saxophonist Wayne Shorter, guitarist John McLaughlin, trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, pianist Cedar Walton, bassists Ron Carter and Pierre Michelot, and drummers Tony Williams and Billy Higgins.

San Francisco, CA

 

SOLD OUT

A Weekend of Coltrane!

The Ed Reed Quartet with pianist Adam Shulman, bassist John Wiitala, and tenor saxophonist Anton Schwartz.

Friday, May 29
Healdsburg Jazz Festival

Healdsburg, CA

 

Piedmont Piano Company

Sunday, May 31
Piedmont Piano Company

Oakland, CA

 

California Jazz Conservatory

Friday, April 24
California Jazz Conservatory (formerly The Jazz School)

Ed Reed joins Tony Corman's 17-piece Morchestra to sing new arrangements of old favorites.

Berkeley, CA

 

TEDx Santa Cruz 2015

Friday, April 24
TEDxSanta Cruz 2015: Radical Collaboration

Hosted by UC Santa Cruz, the day-long event will present a diverse set of speakers. Ed will talk about radical collaboration with the self, along with one or two short musical treats.

Santa Cruz, CA

 

Sound of Redemption

Sound of Redemption: The Frank Morgan Story

Thursday, April 9 and Saturday, April 11
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

This highly acclaimed powerful and heartfelt music documentary about the great alto saxophonist Frank Morgan is set against the backdrop of a 2012 jazz concert at San Quentin where Morgan spent the better part of 30 years as an inmate and member of the Warden's Jazz Band. Ed Reed, who appears in the film along with many other of Morgan's friends, colleagues and family members, was a friend of Morgan and also sang in the Warden's Jazz Band.

San Francisco, CA

 

2014

Sound of Redemption

A WEEKEND IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST

Saturday, October 25
Earshot Jazz Films 2014

Sound of Redemption: The Frank Morgan Story. part of Earshot Jazz Films 2014 sponsored by KPLU 88.5. Presented by the nonprofit Northwest Film Forum, the documentary about Charlie Parker's protégé Frank Morgan followed with a Q&A with jazz vocalist Ed Reed who is in the film.

 

Sunday, October 26
Master Vocal Class

 

Sunday, October 26

House Concert

Ed Reed and pianist Randy Porter

Seattle, WA

 

Napa Valley Jazz

Sunday, October 19
Robert Mondavi Winery

Featuring Ed Reed and Melissa Morgan (vocals), Larry Fuller (piano), Noel Jewkes (reeds), Lorca Hart (drums) and TBA (bass)

Napa, CA

 

Bach

Saturday, October 4
Douglas Beach House

Over 50 Bay Area musicians perform 30-minute sets to pay tribute to legendary Pete Douglas' legacy of 50 years of music at the Douglas Beach House.

 

SF Jazz

Sunday, September 28
SF Jazz

John Santos Sextet
The second concert in John Santos' "Unusual Standards" series featuring special guest vocalists Ed Reed, Maria Marquez, and Terrie Odabi, and guitarist Calvin Keys. An evening of classic jazz staples, re-imagined and revitalized with the spirit of Latin jazz.

SF Jazz
Miner Auditorium
San Francisco

 

 

Sunday, August 31
Oakland Public Library Jazz on Sundays

Ed Reed Trio with pianist Benny Watson and bassist John Wiitala

Oakland Library
Oakland, CA

 

Sound of Redemption

Saturday, June 14 and Monday, June 16
L.A. Film Festival

World premier of "Sound of Redemption: The Frank Morgan Story".

Regal Cinema LA Live-Theater
Los Angeles, CA

 

Sound of Redemption

Sunday, June 15
L.A. Film Festival
Frank Morgan Tribute Band

Ed with jazz greats, pianist George Cables, bassist Ron Carter, drummer Roy McCurdy, and alto saxophonists Grace Kelly and March Gross. A celebration of the San Quentin Jazz Band that Ed, Frank, Art Pepper, and others too numerous to mention performed in during our time inside.

Grammy Museum
Los Angeles, CA

 

Fourth Street Festival

Sunday, May 18, 2014
19th Annual Jazz on Fourth Street Festival

Ed, with pianist Larry Vuckovich.

Berkeley, CA

 

Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society

Sunday, May 4, 2014
The Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society presents Ed Reed and his Quartet
at the Douglas Beach House/Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society

Featuring "I'm a Shy Guy" band members Randy Porter (piano), Anton Schwartz (tenor saxophone), John Wiitala (bass) and Akira Tana (drums).

Half Moon Bay, CA

 

The Sound Room

Saturday, May 3, 2014
Ed Reed with Randy Porter and Robb Fisher

Oakland, CA

 

Yoshi's

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Memorial for Bud Spangler

In January we lost a dear friend and mentor to many, Bud Spangler. More than two dozen musicians gathered to honor him, including Taylor Eigsti, Clairdee, Mark Levine, Marcus Shelby, Anton Schwartz, Ed Reed, Akira Tana, Dave Ellis, Mike Lipskin, and Mal Sharpe.

Oakland, CA

 

The California Jazz Conservatory

Sunday, March 23, 2014
The California Jazz Conservatory

Vocal Master Class: "Inside the Lyric"

Berkeley, CA

 

Piedmont Piano Company

Saturday, February 1, 2014
Piedmont Piano Company

A concert and 85th birthday bash!

Ed Reed with Randy Porter (piano) and John Wiitala (bass).

Oakland, CA

 

Sunday, January 19, 2014
Swingin-Sounds House Concert

Vocal/piano duo with Randy Porter (piano).

Olympia, WA

 

Saturday, January 18, 2014
Jazzscapes Concert

Vocal/piano duo with Randy Porter (piano).

West Seattle, WA

 

Saturday, January 18, 2014
Vocal Master Class: "Inside the Lyric"

Seattle, WA

 

2013

Yoshi's

Monday, November 4
Yoshi's

Concert celebrating the release of "I'm a Shy Guy" — a tribute to the Nat King Cole Trio and their music.

Featuring recording band members Randy Porter (piano), Anton Schwartz (tenor saxophone), John Wiitala (bass) and Akira Tana (drums).

Oakland, CA

 

KCSM

Wednesday, October 30
Radio Interview

Ed Reed interviewed on Morning Cup of Jazz- KCSM 91.1 FM

 

Jazz at Peace

Sunday, October 6
Jazz at Peace

Ed Reed with Larry Dunlap on piano.

Peace Lutheran Church
Danville, CA

 

 

Sunday, July 21
Geoffrey's Inner Circle

Yancie Taylor JazztetYancie Taylor (vibes), Glen Pearson (keyboard), James Bailey (horns), Hashima Williams (bass) and Rob Rhodes (drums).

Oakland, CA

 

 

Thursday, July 4
2013 World One Festival

Featuring Ed Reed, accompanied by Larry Dunlap (piano), Anton Schwratz (tenor sax), John Wiitala (bass) and Akira Tana (drums)

Cerrito Vista Park
El Cerrito, CA

 

 

East Coast Tour
With Randy Porter (piano), Anton Schwartz (tenor sax), Jamie Fox (guitar), and Ugonna Okegwo (bass), Willard Dyson (drums) in Chester and Brooklyn.

Sunday, April 28th
Congregation Beth Shalom Rodfe Zedek
5th Season Music & Concert Series
Chester, CT

Wednesday, May 1st
Scullers Jazz Club
Boston, MA

Friday, May 3rd
Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church
Brooklyn, NY

 

Piedmont Piano Company

Sunday, February 17th

Ed Reed and his Nat King Cole Project

In this pre-recording and 84th birthday celebration concert, jazz vocalist Ed Reed prepares to return to the studio to record his latest project – the music of Nat King Cole – with pianist, arranger, and music director Randy Porter, bassist John Wiitala, drummer Akira Tana, and tenor saxophonist Anton Schwartz.

Piedmont Piano Company
Oakland, CA

 

Freight & Salvage

Sunday, February 3rd

"Come Sunday" a Black History Month Tribute to the Great Duke Ellington

Featuring vocalists Ed Reed, Faye Carol, and Kellye Gray, with the Marcus Shelby Jazz Orchestra.

Freight & Salvage
Berkeley, CA

2012

The Freight

Monday, December 3rd

Fourth Annual Mark Murphy Vocal Jazz Scholarship Benefit

Honoring NEA Jazz Master Sheila Jordan. Featuring appearances by Sheila along with Laurie Antonioli, Ed Reed, Madeline Eastman, Theo Bleckmann, and Kitty Margolis, accompanied by Matt Clark (piano), John Shifflett (bass) and Jason Lewis (drums).

Freight & Salvage
Berkeley, CA

 

September 30th

House concert at Syd and Rosa's lovely Victorian in the Haight
Ed Reed and Randy Porter duo

San Francisco, CA

 

Bay Area Fall Concerts

September 28th and 29th

Ed performs with his Born to Be Blue band, featuring Randy Porter (piano), Anton Schwartz (tenor sax), Akira Tana (drums), and bassist John Wiitala stepping in to fill the bass chair, at two Bay Area venues.

San Ramon Library
San Ramon, CA

Anton's Loft
Oakland, CA

 

Saturday, September 15th

Anton Schwartz Loft Concerts - Seattle

With Anton Schwartz (tenor sax), Randy Porter (piano) and bassist TBA

Seattle, WA

 

The California Jazz Conservatory

Sunday, August 19th

Workshop: "The Power of a Lyric"

A three-hour workshop guiding students through the art of getting inside of and interpreting a lyric.

The California Jazz Conservatory
Berkeley, CA

 

 

Sunday, July 15th

Supper & Song

Four singers doing two sets each: Ed Reed, Lisa Engelken, Jennifer Lee, Barry Warren and a trio.

Albany, CA

 

Musically Minded Academy

Friday, June 22nd

A duo concert marking the latest collaboration between jazz vocalist Ed Reed and pianist Randy Porter — a tribute to the music of Nat King Cole.

Musically Minded Academy
Oakland, CA

 

Silo's Jazz Club

Sunday, April 15th

Napa Valley Jazz Society's Annual Duke Ellington Birthday Celebration and Tribute

Ed Reed with Peck Allmond tenor sax; Dan Zemelman piano; Mike Bordeon bass; and Akira Tana drums.

Silo's Jazz Club
Napa, CA

 

 

Sunday, February 12th

Third Annual Variety Show Benefiting the Area Agency on Aging Serving Napa and Solano

Ed Reed with Leo Cavanagh on guitar and Carla Kaufman on bass, plus other great musical offerings.

Vallejo, CA

 

 

East Coast Tour
Saturday, January 21th

Cafe Eiko

Ed Reed and his Quartet featuring Gary Fisher (piano), Ugonna Okegwo (bass), Anton Schwartz (tenor sax), Tido Holtkamp (drums).

Hartford, CT

 

Scullers Jazz Club

East Coast Tour
Wednesday, January 18th

Scullers Jazz Club

Ed Reed and his Quartet featuring Randy Porter (piano), Ugonna Okegwo (bass), Anton Schwartz (tenor sax), Akira Tana (drums).

Boston, MA

 

Jazz Standard

East Coast Tour
Tuesday, January 17th

Jazz Standard

Ed Reed and his Quartet featuring Randy Porter (piano), Ugonna Okegwo (bass), Anton Schwartz (tenor sax), Akira Tana (drums).

New York, NY

 

 

Sunday, January 15th

Jazz at the Chimes

Series Kick-off and Ed's 83rd Birthday Concert sponsored by Chapel of the Chimes
Featuring the Ed Reed Trio with, Randy Porter on piano and Anton Schwartz on tenor sax.

Oakland, CA

 

2011

Red Poppy Arthouse

Saturday, December 17th

Red Poppy Arthouse

Featuring Ed Reed (vocals),Adam Shulman (piano), Marcus Shelby (bass) and Jeff Marrs (drums).

Red Poppy Art House
San Francisco

 

The California Jazz Conservatory

Friday, November 18th

The Jazzschool

Born To Be Blue CD Release Concert

Featuring Keith Saunders (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Anton Schwartz (tenor sax), Akira Tana (drums).

The Jazzschool
Berkeley, CA

 

The Jazzschool

Sunday, August 21st

Singers Workshop at The California Jazz Conservatory

Power of the Lyric

The California Jazz Conservatory
Berkeley, CA

 

 

Saturday, July 30th

Benicia Art & Jazz Festival

Featuring Ed Reed vocals, Larry Dunlap (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Anton Schwartz (tenor sax) and Akira Tana (drums).

Benicia, CA

 

Club Fox

Tuesday, July 26th

Club Fox

Born To Be Blue CD Release Concert

Ed Reed and his Born To Be Blue recording group featuring Randy Porter (piano), Anton Schwartz (tenor sax), Robb Fisher (bass) and Akira Tana (drums).

Redwood City, CA

 

Yoshi's

Monday, July 25th

Yoshi's Oakland

Born To Be Blue CD Release Concert

Ed Reed and his Born To Be Blue recording group featuring Randy Porter (piano), Anton Schwartz (tenor sax), Robb Fisher (bass) and Akira Tana (drums).

Yoshi's
Jack London Square
Oakland, CA

 

KPFA 94.1

Saturday, July 23rd

Radio Interview

Ed is interviewed by Afrikahn Jahmal Dayvs.

 

KCSM 91.1

Wednesday, July 20th

Radio/Web Stream Interview

Alisa Clancey interviews Ed about the new CD, Born To Be Blue and upcoming CD release celebrations.

 

Vallejo Jazz Society
 

Sunday, June 12th

Havana Sol Restaurant
Benefit Concert for the Vallejo Jazz Society

This benefit concert for the fledgling Vallejo Jazz Society featured vocalists Ed Reed and Maye Cavallaro, with Wayne de la Cruz (keyborards), Greg German (drums), Jeff Massanari (guitar), Bryan Girard (tenor and alto sax), Karl Hartmann (bass) and others.

Vallejo, CA

 

Birdland Jazzista Social Club

Saturday, June 11th

Birdland Jazzista Social Club

Featuring Ed Reed and his trio.

Berkeley, CA

 

Healdsburg Jazz Festival

Saturday, June 4th

Healdsburg Jazz Festival
One Voice: An Afternoon of Vocal Jazz and Blues


Featured performers include vocalists Ed Reed, Madeline Eastman, Bobbe Norris, Linda Tillery, Rhonda Benin, Kenny Washington, Jackie Ryan, Nicholas Bearde, and more.

Healdsburg, CA

 

 

Sunday, April 24th

Sunday Afternoon Jazz

Featuring Ed Reed (vocals), Bryan Girard (saxophone) and Tim Campbell (keyboard).

Benicia, CA

 

Napa Valley Jazz Society

 

Saturday, April 16th

Napa Valley Jazz Society
Annual Tribute to The Duke


This event features jazz piano legend Randy Weston. Ed Reed will sing a couple of tunes with the Leo Cavanaugh (guitar) trio.

Napa, CA

 

 

 

Wednesday, February 9

St. Alban's Parish Hall

Ed Reed is featured along with three other vocalists (Shanna Carlson, Suzanna Smith, and Barry Warren), accompanied by Benny Watson (piano), Carla Kaugman (bass), and Bob Blankenship (drums).

Albany, CA

 

2010

 

 

Sunday, October 24

Piedmont Piano Company

A VERY special pre-recording concert with my Born To Be Blue group: Randy Porter (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Akira Tana (drums), and special guest Anton Schwartz (saxophone).

Oakland, CA

 

 

 

Sunday, October 17

Cheeseboard Pizza Collective

11am - 3pm

Fundraising event for my recording project Born To Be Blue during the 8th Annual Spice of Life Festival.

Berkeley, CA

 

 

 

Sunday, September 12

Jazz Church at Imani Fellowship Presbyterian Church

Ed Reed with Brian Cooke (piano) and Carla Kaufman (bass).

Vallejo, CA

 

Saturday, May 22

Sonoma Jazz + Wine Festival
Wine and Song Around the Plaza

Ed Reed and his Guitar Trio (at the Meritage Patio)
Featuring Randy Vincent (guitar), Robb Fisher (bass), Ron Marabuto (drums).

 

Sunday, May 16

The third session of “The Jazz Singer” workshop series, “The Song – Understanding and expressing and lyric."

The California Jazz Conservatory
Berkeley, CA

 

Saturday, May 15

A fund raising event for Mike Cogan, who has operated Bay Records recording studio in Berkeley for 38 years.

Ed Reed and his Trio
Featuring Joe Gilman (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Jim Zimmerman (drums).
Other performers include John Santos Sextet, Clairdee with the Ken French Trio, Anton Schwartz Quintete with Wayne Wallace, Lavay Smith and her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, and others.

Yoshi’s Oakland
Jack London Square

 

 

Sunday, March 28
Late Afternoon Concert
at the home of Harvey and Lynn Sande

Ed Reed and his Cheeseboard Group
Featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Robb Fisher (bass)

Berkeley, CA

 

Cafe Treiste

Tuesday, March 16

Laura Klein (piano)

Caffe Trieste
Berkeley, CA

 

 

Saturday, March 20th

Bay Area filmmaker Richard Bock premiers four short films that he made in the East Bay over the last few years including "Ed Reed: A Jazz Singer."

During intermission, Ed sings with 12-year old Benny Bock on piano.

St. Albans Church
Albany, CA

 

Delta Jazz Society

Saturday, February 20th, 2010

An 81st Birthday Celebration!! Time Marches On!!

Ed Reed and His Trio
Featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Ron Marabuto (drums)

The California Jazz Conservatory
Berkeley, CA

 

2009

Delta Jazz Society

Saturday, December 31st

NEW YEARS EVE celebration!!!

Dee Spencer (piano), Ollen Erich Hunt (bass), Jimmy Robinson (drums)

Anna's Jazz Island
Berkeley, CA

 

Delta Jazz Society

Saturday, December 12th

Ed Reed and His Trio
Featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Ron Marabuto (drums)

Anna's Jazz Island
Berkeley, CA

 

Delta Jazz Society

Friday and Saturday, November 6th & 7th

Ed Reed and the David Morwood Trio
Featuring Marshall Otwell (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), David Morwood (drums)

Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa
Monterey, CA

 

 

Tuesday, September 22 - Saturday September 26

Ed Reed and his Trio
Featuring Randy Porter (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Akira Tana (drums)

Marians Jazzroom
Hotel Innere Enge
Bern, Switzerland

 

Delta Jazz Society

Anna's Jazz Island celebrates the Downtown Berkeley Musicfest August 27-30

Saturday, August 29

Ed Reed and his Quartet
Featuring Larry Dunlap (piano), Jessica Jones (tenor sax), Dan Feiszli (bass), Bud Spangler (drums)

Anna's Jazz Island
Berkeley, CA

 

Delta Jazz Society

Double bill with Ernestine Anderson and her trio!!

Saturday and Sunday, August 1-2

Ed Reed and his Trio
Featuring Matt Clark (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Deszon Claiborne (drums)

Yoshi's San Francisco
San Francisco

 

Delta Jazz Society

The Delta Jazz Society features Ed in the First Sunday Jazz, Blues, and Broadway Dinner Show

Sunday, June 7

Pittsburg Yacht Club
Pittsburg, CA

 

In-House Music Production

LOS ANGELES HOMECOMING! A triumphant two-night return to the place of his boyhood. Ed made his first Los Angeles appearance since Jordan High School.

Thursday, May 28

Ed Reed and his Trio
Featuring Tateng Katindig (piano), John Belzaguy (bass), Paul Kreibich (drums)

Brasserie Jazz Lounge at the Crown Plaza Hotel LAX - Los Angeles

Friday, May 29

Ed Reed and his Trio
Featuring Llew Matthews (piano), John Belzaguy (bass), Kenny Elliott (drums)

Sheraton LA Downtown Hotel - Los Angeles

 

The Jazz Singer workshop

Sunday, May 17

"The Jazz Singer"
Last in a series of workshops at The California Jazz Conservatory

 

The California Jazz Conservatory

Saturday, May 16

Ed Reed and his Trio
Featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Ron Marabuto (drums)

The California Jazz Conservatory
Berkeley, CA

 

 

Sunday, April 5
Late Afternoon Concert
at the home of Harvey and Lynn Sande

Ed Reed and his Cheeseboard Band
Featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Robb Fisher (bass)

Berkeley, CA

 

Anna's Jazz Island

Saturday, February 7 — Ed's 80th Birthday Bash!!

Ed Reed and his Quartet
Featuring Larry Dunlap (piano), Peck Allmond (saxophone, trumpet), Robb Fisher (bass), Bud Spangler (drums)

Anna's Jazz Island
Berkeley, CA

 

KCSM

Wednesday, January 21

Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz
Taped in July 2008 and aired in January 2009 on National Public Radio stations, this is an hour of rich conversation and music with Ed and the legendary Marian McPartland. Online archive: listen >

 

2008

Anna's Jazz Island

Saturday, November 22

Ed Reed and his Trio
Featuring Ken French (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Bud Spangler (drums)

Anna's Jazz Island
Berkeley, CA

 

California Jazz Conservatory

Saturday, October 18

Ed Reed and his Trio
Featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Bud Spangler (drums)

The California Jazz Conservatory
Berkeley, CA

 

logo Tuesday, September 23 and Wednesday, September 24

Ed Reed and the Peck Allmond Quartet
Featuring Peck Allmond (tenor saxophone, trumpet, and flute), Randy Porter (piano), Scott Steed (bass), Todd Strait (drums)

Dimitriou's Jazz Alley
Seattle, WA

 

logo Monday, August 25

The Song Is You
CD Release Concert

Featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Anton Schwartz (reeds), Robb Fisher (bass), Akira Tana (drums)

Yoshi's at Jack London Square
Oakland, CA

 

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KCSM Jazz 91.1 FM, San Mateo
Melanie Berzon interviews Ed Reed

 

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The Song Is You
CD Release Concert

Featuring Peck Allmond (trumpet, tenor sax, flute, clarinet, cornet), Gary Fisher (piano), David Ambrosio (bass), Willard Dyson (drums)

Scullers Jazz Club
Boston, MA

 

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  Tuesday, July 22

The Song Is You
CD Release Concert

Featuring the recording band Peck Allmond (trumpet, tenor sax, flute, clarinet, cornet), Jamie Fox (guitar), Russell George (violin), Gary Fisher (piano), David Ambrosio (bass), Willard Dyson (drums)

The Jazz Standard
New York City, NY

 

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Saturday, June 21

Live from the Freight & Salvage Coffee House in Berkeley
West Coast Live!

Broadcast in the San Francisco Bay Area on KALW 91.7 FM and many public radio stations nationwide.

 

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Thursday, June 12

The Ed Reed Quartet, featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Bud Spangler (drums)

SFJAZZ Summerfest
Palo Alto, CA

 

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  Saturday, June 7

The Ed Reed Quartet, featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Bud Spangler (drums)

Jazz at the Aquarium
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Monterey, CA

 

logo Sunday, May 25

The Ed Reed Quartet, featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Akira Tana (drums)

Sonoma Jazz+ Festival
Sonoma, CA

 

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The Ed Reed Quartet, featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Ron Marabuto (drums)

Bird's Nest Jazz
Oakland, CA

 

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The Ed Reed Quartet, featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Bud Spangler (drums)

Anna's Jazz Island
Berkeley, CA

 

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Ed Reed Quartet
Featuring Brian Cooke (piano), Rob Fisher (bass), Ron Marabuto (drums)

Anna’s Jazz Island
Berkeley, CA

 

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2007

logo Friday, December 7
Karen Monte in Concert
With special guest Ed Reed (vocals)
Featuring John Mackay (piano), John Wiitala (bass), Eric Crystal (sax), Akira Tana (drums)
Berkeley Tennis Club
Berkeley, CA

 

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Ed Reed Quartet
Featuring Mimi Fox (guitar), Bud Spangler (drums), Dan Feiszli (bass)
Berkeley, CA

 

logo Thursday, November 8
KPFA 94.1 FM, Berkeley
Kris Welch interviews Ed Reed on “Living Room”

 

logo Saturday, November 3
Ed Reed and the Peck Allmond Quartet
Featuring Peck Allmond (trumpet, sax, flute), Gary Fisher (piano), Doug Weiss (bass), Willard Dyson (drums)
Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel
Boston, MA

 

logo Monday, October 29
Ed Reed and the Peck Allmond Quintet
Featuring Peck Allmond (trumpet, sax, flute), Gary Fisher (piano), Doug Weiss (bass), Willard Dyson (drums), Russell George (violin).
Jazz Standard
New York City, NY

 

logo Saturday, October 13
Ed Reed Quartet
Featuring Larry Dunlap (piano), John Wiitala (bass), Akira Tana (drums)
Carmel-by-the-Sea
Carmel, CA

 

logo Wednesday, September 26
KPFA 94.1 FM, Berkeley
Avotcja interviews Ed Reed on “Music of the World”

 

logo Wednesday, September 19
Ed Reed Quartet
Featuring Bruce Forman (guitar), John Wiitala (bass), Kent Bryson (drums)
National Steinbeck Center
Salinas, CA

 

logo Wednesday, August 29
Ed Reed and the Peck Allmond Quartet
CD Release Concert for Ed Reed Sings Love Stories
Featuring Matt Clark (piano), John Wiitala (bass), Vince Lateano (drums), and Peck Allmond (trumpet, sax, flute, kalimba)
Jack London Square
Oakland, CA

 

logo Monday, August 27
KCSM Jazz 91.1 FM, San Mateo
Chris Cortez interviews Ed Reed

 

logo Saturday, June 16
Ed Reed and the Peck Allmond Quartet
Featuring Peck Allmond (trumpet, sax, flute, kalimbas), Robb Fisher (bass), Jamie Fox (guitar), Eddie Marshall (drums)
Anna’s Jazz Island
Berkeley, CA

 

logo Sunday, May 27
Sonoma Jazz+ Festival
The Ed Reed Quartet with Brian Cooke (piano), Robb Fisher (bass), Ron Marabuto (drums)
Sonoma, CA

 

logo Saturday, May 12
The Ed Reed Quintet, featuring Anton Schwartz (sax), Adam Shulman (piano), John Wiitala (bass), Bud Spangler (drums)
Anton’s Loft
Oakland, CA

 

logo Saturday, February 10
Ed Reed and the Peck Allmond Quartet
CD Release Concert for Ed Reed Sings Love Stories
Featuring Peck Allmond (trumpet, saxophone, flute, kalimbas), Gary Fisher (piano), John Wiitala (bass), Eddie Marshall (drums)
Anna’s Jazz Island
Berkeley, CA

 

logo Thursday, February 8
KCSM Jazz 91.1 FM, San Mateo
Clifford Brown, Jr. interviews Ed Reed

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