Chris Grasso Performance Schedule

On Fridays, I’m normally at the Stanford Grill in Rockville, MD with Paul Langosch, bass (6pm – 10pm). On Saturdays, I’m normally at The Alex in Georgetown with different vocalists and bassists. Also, please check out these other events:


UPCOMING PERFORMANCES
:

Sunday, June 25, 5pm – 7pm: Jazz In The Mills, Columbia MD, with Miles Griffith, Michael Bowie and Lenny Robinson.


August 25 and 26
: West Virginia Jazz Society performances — details available soon here.

RECENT PERFORMANCES
Sunday, May 28, 8pm and 10pm

Blues Alley with Sharón Clark, Tedd Baker, Zack Pride and Lenny Robinson

Tuesday, May 23, 8pm and 10pm:

Blues Alley with Lena Seikaly, Chuck Redd, Zack Pride and Lenny Robinson

Friday, April 28, 6pm – 9pm
Jazz Night in Southwest with Alison Crockett, Paul Carr, Zack Pride and Lenny Robinson


Sunday, April 23 and Monday, April 24, 6pm – 10pm

Eddie V’s in Tysons Corner, VA with Big Joe Maher

Friday, April 7, 6pm – 9pm
Jazz Night in Southwest with Lena Seikaly, Marshall Keys, Zack Pride, C.V. Dashiell

Wednesday, March 29, 7pm and 9pm
Vocal Workshop Showcase at The Carlyle Club, Alexandria, VA

Sunday, March 26 and Monday, March 27, 6pm – 10pm
Eddie V’s in Tysons Corner, VA with Big Joe Maher

Friday, March 24, 1:15pm
Friday Music Series – McNeir Auditorium, Georgetown University
With Luis Hernandez, Lena Seikaly, Nathan Kawaller and Kevind McDonald

February 14, 2017, 7:30pm
Hill Center Concert Series
Presents The Lady’s In Love!
Sharón Clark and the Chris Grasso Trio

January 13, 2017, 7pm 
Arts in Motion
Leisure World Crystal Ballroom
Sharón Clark with the Chris Grasso Quartet

December 18:  Vocal Masterclass with Connaitre Miller, 12:30pm – 5pm at Alice’s Jazz and Cultural Society

Tuesday, December 13, 6pm – 10pm: Eddie V’s, Tysons Corner, VA with Eliot Seppa and Lenny Robinson

Tuesday, December 6, 8:30pm
The Iridium, New York City
Sharón Clark and the Chris Grasso Trio present “A Wintry Mix”! Classic Christmas Songs with a mix of ever popular holiday offerings.
Sharon Clark birthday celebration!!

 November 13, 2016:
Vocal Masterclass with Sharón Clark, 12:30pm – 5pm at Alice’s Jazz and Cultural Society

November 11, 2016:
 Jazz Night In Southwest – 6pm – 9pm
with Sharón Clark, Paul Carr, Tommy Cecil and Lenny Robinson

October 29, 2016:
Caton Castle with Sharón Clark and Paul Carr

October 24, 2016:  
Vocal Workshop Showcase
at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club

October 15, 2016:
Vocal Masterclass with Lena Seikaly, 12:30pm – 5pm at Alice’s Jazz and Cultural Society

September 27:  Eddie V’s, 6pm – 10pm, Tysons Corner VA

September 13:  Eddie V’s

September 10:  Chestertown Jazz Festival with Lena Seikaly

September 6:  Blues Alley with Sharón Clark, Paul Carr, Zack Pride and Lenny Robinson

July 3:  Sunday Spotlight Jazz Brunch — 1pm showtime at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club with Nicki Parrott, Chuck Redd and Lenny Robinson.  Tribute to Blossom Dearie.

June 8:: With Julian Hipkins at the Jazz & Cultural Society, 6pm – 9pm.

May 27 – 28: With Sharón Clark at the Velvet Note in Atlanta.

May 25: Vocal Workshop Showcase at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club, 7pm – 10:30pm, with Romeir Mendez and David McDonald.

April 30: International Jazz Day performance with Sharón Clark, Tommy Cecil, Lenny Robinson and special guest Bobby Watson.

April 27: Blues Alley with Lena Seikaly

April 24: Sunday Spotlight at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club with Vuyo Sotashe, Lyle Link, Zack Pride and Ele Rubenstein.

April 1, 2016: With Sharón Clark at Jazz Night in Southwest

March 24, 2016: With Alison Crockett at The Carlyle Club

March 12, 2016:  Mainstay Rockhall with Geoff Gallante (trumpet), Marty Nau (sax), Michael Bowie (bass) and Dominic Smith (drums)

March 11, 2016: XA Project Fundraiser with Sharón Clark featuring London Mevaa and the Broadway cast of “Wicked”. Kreeger Auditorium at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington (Rockville)

Sunday, February 7, 1:30pm:  Sunday Spotlight at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club — Special Pre-Super Bow Jazz Brunch with Dick Smith, Marshall Keys, Tommy Cecil and Lee Pearson.

Friday, February 5:  Jazz Night In Southwest with Lena Seikaly, Luke Brandon, Zack Pride and David McDonald.

Saturday, January 16, 2016: Civic Morning Musicals Concert at Lemoyne College Center for the Performing Arts, Syracuse, NY

Sunday, January 10, 2016:  Sunday Spotlight at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club with Alison Crockett, Thad Wilson, Zack Pride and David McDonald

Sunday, December 6:  Sunday Spotlight at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club with Sharón Clark, Paul Carr, Amy Shook and Lenny Robison

Tuesday, November 17:  Benefit Performance for the Jazz & Cultural Society, with Lyle Link, Herman Burney and Samuel Prather – 6pm – 9pm

November 9, 2015:  The Vocal Workshop Showcase at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club

November 7, 2015:  Strand Center For The Arts, Plattsburgh, NY, with Sharón Clark, Tom Brigandi and Jimmy Johns

November 3, 2015:  The Iridium, NYC — with Sharón Clark, Matthew Parrish and Lenny Robinson

Sunday, November 1:  Sunday Spotlight at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club with Shacara Rogers, Danielle Wertz, Romeir Mendez and Billy Williams

Wednesday, October 28:  Eddie V’s

Saturday, October 17:  Caton Castle with Sharón Clark and Paul Carr

Wednesday, October 14:  Eddie V’s

Sunday, October 11:  Jazz & Cultural Center with Miles Griffith

Sunday, October 4:  Sunday Spotlight at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club with Lena Seikaly, Chuck Redd, Tommy Cecil and Lenny Robinson

September 18 – 23, 2015:  Tour of Ukraine with Sharón Clark, Michael O’Brien and Jason Brown

September 18 – 19:  Odessa Jazz Fest (Ukraine)

September 20:  Vynnitsia Jazz Fest

September 22:  Kiev Jazz Festival

Saturday, September 12:  Chestertown Jazz Festival with Sharón Clark (3pm – 4pm)

Thursday, September 10: Dukem Jazz with Paul Carr, Romeir Mendez and Quincy Phillips

Saturday, September 5: Metropolitan Room, New York City — with Sharón Clark, Nicki Parrott and Chuck Redd

Saturday, August 15: Eddie V’s, Tyson’s Corner

Saturday, August 5: Eddie V’s, Tyson’s Corner

Thursday, July 30: Dukem Jazz with the Lyle Link Quartet

Wednesday, July 29: Eddie V’s, Tyson’s Corner

Saturday, July 18: Eddie V’s, Tyson’s Corner

Friday, July 10: Jazz Night in Southwest with Sharón Clark

Monday, June 30:  The Vocal Workshop at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club

June 19 – 21: Elkhart Jazz Festival with Lena Seikaly

Friday, June 12: The DC Jazz Festival with Sharón Clark

Friday, June 5: The Razz Room, New Hope, PA with Sharón Clark

Saturday, May 16: Atlas Performing Arts Center, DC, with Lena Seikaly

Tuesday, May 19:  The Vocal Workshop at Blues Alley

Saturday, April 25: Caton Castle with Paul Carr Little Big Band featuring Sharón Clark

Wednesday, April 8: Chris Grasso Trio with special Guests Sharón Clark and Lyle Link at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club

Monday, March 23:  The Vocal Workshop at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club

Saturday, March 14: Cabaret at Fredericksburg Square with Lena Seikaly

Friday, March 13: Montpelier Arts Center with Sharón Clark

Tuesday, March 3: The Iridium, New York City, with Sharón Clark, Yasushi Nakamura and John Davis

Saturday, February 28: Mainstay with Lena Seikaly

Saturday, February 14: Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival

Thursday, January 29: Dukem Restaurant, 9pm – midnight, with Lyle Link (sax), Romeir Mendez (bass) and Quincy Phillips (drums)

Saturday, January 24: Fredericksburg Square Cabaret with Sharón Clark and Tommy Cecil

Monday, January 19: The Vocal Workshop at Blues Alley, 7pm and 9pm shows, with Zack Pride (bass) and Dave McDonald (drums)

Sunday, January 11, 4pm – 6pm: Rock Spring Concert Series, with Tommy Cecil (bass) and Quincy Phillips (drums)

Thursday, November 6: Carlyle Club – Alexandria, VA, with Sharón Clark

Friday, November 14 and Saturday November 15: The Velvet Note – Atlanta, with Sharón Clark

Tuesday, November 18: The Iridium – New York City, with Sharón Clark

Friday, November 21 – Sunday November 23: Mini-tour with vocalist Suede and bassist Max Murray

11/21 at the Rrazz Room, New Hope, PA
11/22 at the Rams Head, Annapolis
11/23 at Tin Angel, Philadelphia.
Details for all shows are here.

Wednesday, September 10: Chris Grasso Trio Featuring Dick Smith at Bethesda Blues and Jazz Club

Saturday, September 27 — 7pm show at the Metropolitan Room in New York with Sharón Clark

Friday – Sunday, June 20-22, 2014
With Lena Seikaly at the Elkhart Jazz Festival, Elkhart, IN

Sunday, May 25
Blues Alley with Sharón Clark

Saturday, May 24
Blues Alley with Lena Seikaly

Monday, May 5
The Vocal Workshop at Blues Alley

Tuesday, April 29
Iridium, New York City — with Sharón Clark, Eric Wheeler and Darrian Douglas

Thursday, April 10 — with Lena Seikaly, opening for Larry Carlton, at The Hamilton, DC

Monday, March 10, 2014
The Vocal Workshop at Blues Alley

Tuesday, March 4, 2014
With Sharón Clark for the Bistro Awards, New York City

February 15, 2014
Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival
Performing for the festival’s Vocal Competition (Noon); the Vocal Summit (3pm) with Dick Smith, Lena Seikaly, Sharón Clark; and Janine Gilbert-Carter (5pm)

January 6, 2014
The Vocal Workshop at Blues Alley

January 3, 2014
Jazz Night in Southwest with Lyle Link

October 28, 2013
The Vocal Workshop at Carlyle Club

October 6, 2013
All Souls Unitarian Church
With Evan Christopher, James King and Shannon Powell

October 5, 2013
Carlyle Club
Nicki Parrott, Chuck Redd, Chris Grasso and Lenny Robinson

September 28, 2013
“Discover Jazz” at Smithsonian Institution
All-day seminar with Smithsonian curator John Edward Hasse and Live Music Performance by Chris Grasso, piano; and Lyle Link, sax.

September 20-21, 2013
Mel Bay Jazz Festival With Lena Seikaly

August 30, 2013
Jazz Night in Southwest

July 21, 2013
Blues Alley
Sharón Clark, Paul Carr, Chris Grasso, Eric Wheeler, Lenny Robinson

June 19, 20, 21 and 22, 2013
With Sharón Clark at The Metropolitan Room

July 15, 2013
The Vocal Workshop at Blues Alley

May 26, 2013
With Sharón Clark at Blues Alley

May 24, 2013
With Lena Seikaly at Blues Alley

May 6, 2013
The Vocal Workshop at Blues Alley

April 8 – 18, 2013
Smithsonian Journeys: Springtime on the Mississippi

February 22, 2013
Jazz Night in Southwest

February 16, 2013
The Vocal Summit at the Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival

January 22, 28, 30, February 1, 2, 2013
Sharón Clark returned to New York’s Metropolitan Room for a series of performances.

August 11, 2012
Provincetown Jazz Festival

August 5, 2012
Bishop’s Terrace

June 4, 2012
The Vocal Workshop
Blues Alley

May 27, 2012
Sharón Clark Quartet
Blues Alley

April 1 and May 1, 2012
With Sharón Clark
Metropolitan Room

March 19, 2012
The Vocal Workshop at Blues Alley

February 18, 2012
Denise Thimes with the Chris Grasso Trio
Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival

February 17, 2012
All Souls Unitarian Church
Concert with New Orleans clarinetist Evan Christopher and special guest Topsy Chapman

February 11, 2012
Sharón Clark with the Chris Grasso Trio
Metropolitan Room, New York CIty

January 9, 2012
The Vocal Workshop at Blues Alley

December 6, 2011
Nicole Henry at Blues Alley
With Paul Pieper, Chris Grasso, Tommy Cecil and Dave Chiverton.

November 8, 2011
Sharón Clark and Dick Smith at Lincoln Theater, Washington D.C.

October 17, 2011
The Vocal Workshop at Blues Alley

October 7, 2011
Lena Seikaly with the Chris Grasso Quartet
Jazz Night in Southwest

September 9, 2011
Appearing with vocalist Denise Thimes at the Clark Terry Jazz Festival

July 18, 2011
The Vocal Workshop at Blues Alley

July 15, 2011
Bucky Pizzarelli with Nicki Parrott & the Redds
Bucky Pizzarelli, Nicki Parrott, Chuck Redd and Chris Grasso
The Mainstay

May 29, 2011
The Chris Grasso Trio with Lyle Link
DC Jazz Festival

May 29, 2011
The Sharón Clark Quartet at Blues Alley

March 22, 2011
Vocal Workshop at Blues Alley
Great music at the historic Blues Alley in Georgetown, accompanied by the Chris Grasso Trio.

February 18-21, 2011
Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival (MAJF)
Denise King with the Chris Grasso Trio and the Sharón Clark Quintet