LATEST NEWS FROM RYAN

Azul Infinito Liner Notes

It was a pleasure working with the great Arturo O'Farrill on the liner notes for Azul Infinito. You can read both of our thoughts on the record below! Soon after moving to New York City in 1999 at 19 to attend the Manhattan School of Music, some of my first strong...

Azul Infinito on Grammy Award Official Ballot!

Hi everyone, I'm very excited to announce that the latest Greenleaf Music Catharsis record, Azul Infinito, has made it onto the Official Ballot for the 59th Annual Grammy Awards. If you're a voting member of the Recording Academy please consider including us on your...

Spring 2016 Tour Blog Post

Of course, this will come as no surprise to most of you, but it’s safe to say that this past season of tours could easily be summed up in two tired words: NO SLEEP! Unlike what they teach you in jazz camp it’s not all glamour and glitz on the road. With that being...

Spring World Tour Announced!

Okay, well it's not quite a world tour but it's getting closer!  🙂 It's been a dream of mine for a very long time (at least 20 years) to lead a band on tour through Europe and it's happening in one week!  Tour dates below. We'll also have a nice little run through...

FREE DOWNLOAD

Here's a little audio for those lazy days (or nights) of summer. Just click the link below and sign up on the mailing list to receive a free never-before-released track of Ryan Keberle & Catharsis covering Argentine composer, Alberto Ginastera, featuring Jorge Roeder...

Summer News

Finally coming up for air after a hectic Spring that included a hugely successful Catharsis West Coast Tour, a performance at the beautiful NYC venue, SubCulture, as part of Greenleaf Music's 10th Anniversary (read the NY Times review of that performance!), a very...

West Coast Tour 2015

For the first time since my move to New York City in 1999 I'll be returning to my hometown of Spokane, WA with my own band, Ryan Keberle & Catharsis. This was such a rare opportunity that we decided to turn it into a full-blown West Coast tour with shows in...

Critical Acclaim for “Into the Zone”

"There's heart and soul in Mr. Keberle's tunes" - Nate Chinen, NY Times "Keberle's hit upon something with his working band, a quartet called Catharsis" - Patrick Jarenwattananon, NPR First off, a heartfelt thank you to all who purchased copies of Into the Zone.  Your...

David Bowie?!

In other news, I was also recently a featured soloist on a new David Bowie track, "Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime)" recorded this past Summer in collaboration with the Maria Schneider Orchestra, of which Bowie is an avowed fan. The track is for his compilation album,...

NY TIMES review and NPR’s TINY DESK!

Catharsis had an eventful fall weekend! NPR released our performance on the world's biggest, tiny stage captured in beautiful picture and sound - Tiny Desk Concerts. We played Sufjan Stevens' "Sister" and two of my originals, "Gallop" and "Zone". In Sunday's New York...

Countdown to the release of “Into the Zone”!

In exactly one month's time Ryan Keberle & Catharsis will release our second record and Greenleaf Music debut, Into the Zone, on Sep. 30th.  I am incredibly excited to share this music with you all.  You can hear a sneak peak of the record by watching our EPK (by...

“Into the Zone” liner notes

I've taken the liberty, once again, to write my own liner notes for my upcoming record: Into the Zone The concept of being in the zone is elusively familiar to most, if not all, creative artists. The “zone” represents a state of mind when the creative process...