Catharsis on Tour – New EP Released!

Hi everyone, after leading bands of my own for almost 10 years I’m thrilled to announce my first ever tour as a band leader! Ryan Keberle + Catharsis will be touring Philadelphia, D.C., and Annapolis from August 14th-16th. Even more exciting, the one and only...

Downbeat Critics Poll 2013

I’m happy to announce that I placed #4 in the “Rising Star Trombonist” category of the Downbeat Critics Poll this year, surrounded by some of my favorite players and close friends. Downbeat Critics Poll Rising Star...

Exciting summer news!

I’m excited to announce that I’ll be playing with one of my teachers/mentors Wycliffe Gordon this Saturday, June 15th, in a “cutting contest” at the new Harlem nightclub, Ginny’s.  You can buy tickets here:  BUY TIX Later this month...

DOWNBEAT feature article

I’m thrilled to have been included in the March 2013 Downbeat “Players” section. Trombonist and composer Ryan Keberle’s album Music Is Emotion (Alternate Side Records) introduces his piano-less quartet Catharsis and a sound so full of imaginative...

Praise for Music is Emotion

Trombonist RYAN KEBERLE Releases His Third Album, Music is Emotion (Alternate Side Records) Featuring MIKE RODRIGUEZ, JORGE ROEDER, ERIC DOOB, Plus Special Guest SCOTT ROBINSON Program Includes Tightly-Wound Originals and Covers of Billy Strayhorn, Art Farmer &...