Featured in the legendary Downbeat Blindfold Test!
Earlier this year I was lucky enough to participate in the legendary Downbeat Blindfold Test which was just released in the January issue! They picked some phenomenal tracks, many of which were unknown to me, and everything they played I absolutely loved. And, I don’t […]
As some of you may know, I was fortunate enough to do an enormous amount of traveling this past year, partly as a result of a sabbatical from my teaching position at Hunter College, where I’ve been director of jazz studies for the last 15 years. I […]
I’m thrilled to release the debut album from my new project, Reverso, here in the USA! The album, “Suite Ravel”, is inspired by Maurice Ravel’s “Le Tombeau de Couperin” with music composed by myself and co-leader, Frank Woeste. We sat down with the Grammy award-winning composer, Maria Schneider, earlier this year to talk […]
Very excited to premier my newest work, “The Hope I Hold”, based on an incredibly relevant and poignant poem by Langston Hughes at James Madison University and Smalls on Nov. 7th and 8th! You can read the poem below. Both performances will feature Camila Meza, Scott Robinson, Noam Wiesenberg, and Ari Hoenig! Made […]
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 Top 5 Nominees. We are entered into […]
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 […]
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 […]
Hi everyone, back from an amazing tour in Japan with Catharsis Japan Edition (pictures here) I am thrilled to announce that Ryan Keberle & Catharsis will release our next album, Azul Infinito, on March 4th on Greenleaf Music. I can’t wait for you all to hear this record which was inspired by […]
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 and Camila Meza!