LATEST NEWS FROM RYAN

New music for a new year! (and new band photos!)

2014 begins with an action packed January as we gear up to record the next Ryan Keberle + Catharsis album later this month preceded by two shows in Brooklyn. We'll be recording all new music that we've been working on for the last 6 months on Jan. 15th and 16th music...

Fall and Winter News

Hi everyone, after a busy and productive summer Ryan Keberle + Catharsis is now looking ahead towards our next big undertaking - the recording of our 2nd record which will include the newest addition to the Catharsis family, Camila Meza on voice!!! With shows at SEEDS...

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 Scott...

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 I'll be in Europe with Darcy James...

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 interplay and...

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 &...

Ryan Keberle and Catharsis is NOW AVAILABLE everywhere!

I'm so excited for you all to hear this record. It represents more than just my musical life based here in Brooklyn, NY over the past 13 years but also life in general - my personal and emotional growth as a person informed by the music I love. This record, I hope,...

My latest project: Catharsis

Happy New Year! Here's a press release pertaining to the next couple of months worth of news. Exciting stuff! In-demand and multi-faceted jazz trombonist and composer, Ryan Keberle, will unveil his newest project, Ryan Keberle and Catharsis, in a series of...

Whirlwind

Well, obviously the past 7 months have been a whirlwind of activity (as indicated by the unfortunate lack of communication on my part!!). In that time I've been to 4 different continents, played some of the world's greatest venues including the Sydney Opera House and...

Post-Sufjan NYC gigs

After almost 5 weeks on the road with one of my favorite musicians on the planet, Sufjan Stevens, I'm happy to have some great NYC gigs upcoming. You can hear me with the Maria Schneider Orch. at the Jazz Standard every night except Thursday from Nov. 23-28, and also...

The next Double Quartet album is officially done.

The next Double Quartet CD is officially done. Expect the release sometime in late January or early February. The title will be "Heavy Dreaming". I couldn't be happier with the results. My Quintet, this time featuring Adam Kolker, Nir Felder, Yasushi Nakamura and Eric...