Past Events

Thursday, January 8th, 2015
Kenny Werner Residency at THE STONE

Special guests Joe Lovano and Judi Silvano

THE STONE
Avenue C & 2nd St
New York, NY
8PM &10pm
Friday, January 9th, 2015
Joe Lovano’s Village Rhythms Band

Featuring Tim Hagans, trumpet
Judi Silvano, voice
Liberty Ellman, guitar
Michael Olatuja, electric bass
Abdou M’Boup, cora and percussion
Otis Brown III, Drums
Tickets here
http://www.birdlandjazz.com/calendar/

Birdland
315 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036
8:30pm & 11pm
Saturday, January 10th, 2015
Joe Lovano’s Village Rhythms Band

Featuring Tim Hagans, trumpet
Judi Silvano, voice
Liberty Ellman, guitar
Michael Olatuja, electric bass
Abdou M’Boup, cora and percussion
Otis Brown III, Drums
Tickets here
http://www.birdlandjazz.com/calendar/

Birdland
315 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036
8:30pm & 11:00pm
Thursday, February 26th, 2015
CD Release Show for “MY DANCE”

Featuring Judi Silvano, voice with Michael Abene, piano
$20 cover, $15 minimum
For reservations call: (212) 885-7119

MY DANCE  is a collection of Judi Silvano’s original songs, each with a story of its own, with veteran pianist Michael Abene. These are collaborative arrangements between two creative improvisers at the top of their game.   Some tunes have lyrics while others leave the story to the listener’s imagination.

Kitano
66 Park Ave. at East 38th St
NYC 10016
8:00pm & 10:00pm
Monday, March 30th, 2015
Lady Got Chops Festival – CD Release Show in NYC for “MY DANCE”

Judi Silvano, voice and Michael Abene, piano
Music sets at 8:45 and 9:45 pm
Doors open at 8:30 pm with Reservation: Full dinner menu
$10 cover, $10 minimum drink/food per person, per set
(212) 989-9319

Cornelia St Café
29 Cornelia Street, Greenwich Village,
New York, Ny
8:45 and 9:45
Saturday, April 11th, 2015
Music is the Magic – Joe Lovano, Judi Silvano, Michael Abene and friends

7:30 PM: Joe Lovano’s Trio Fascination with Doug Weiss and Carmen Castaldi

8:30 PM: Judi Silvano and Michael Abene DUO, CD Release for MY DANCE

9:30 PM: Quintet Expressions with all 5 musicians

Dinner starts at 6pm
Info and Resvns: 845-236-7970 or www.liveatthefalcon.com

Please join us for what is sure to be a stellar evening of song and collaboration! First, the celebrated Sax Master and Grammy – winner Joe Lovano leads his Trio Fascination group in his signature compositions and powerful sound. Then acclaimed vocalist Judi Silvano and veteran Pianist Michael Abene bring their set of Silvano Originals back to the Falcon where it all began in 2011, which led to their recording of MY DANCE just released in 2015. To close the evening all 5 musicians will create a unique ensemble together to express the joys and wonders of Our World!

(corner of 9W and Dock Road )
Falcon Center
1348 Route 9W
Marlboro, NY 12542
6pm
Tuesday, April 14th, 2015
Silvano Zephyr Core Guitar Quintet

With
Bruce Arnold, guitar
Kenny Wessel, guitar
Ratzo B. Harris, bass
Todd Isler, percussion
8pm set 50 mins
Info: www.artsforart.org
212 254 5420

The Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural & Educational Center
107 Suffolk St. #3.5
New York, NY 10002
8:00PM
Saturday, May 16th, 2015
Judi Silvano: Songs of Life and Love

Duo with James Weidman, piano

Caffe Vivaldi
32 Jones St.
New York, NY 10014
9:30PM - 11:00PM
Wednesday, June 10th, 2015
Silvano and the Zephyr Group

Featuring Judi Silvano, voice
Kenny Wessel, guitar
Tim Hagans, trumpet
Ratzo B. Harris, bass
Lamy Istrefi, drums
Music Charge:  $12

Why Not? Café
14 Christopher Street (corner of Gay St.)
New York, NY 10014
9:00pm - 11:30pm
Monday, June 15th, 2015
Silvano’s Zephyr 2 Guitar Group

Featuring:
Kenny Wessel and Bruce Arnold, Guitars
Ratzo B. Harris, bass
Bob Meyer, drums
 

Quinn's
330 Main Street
Beacon, NY
Tuesday, June 16th - Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
Goshen Art League Member Show

Open 11 am – 5pm daily.

In this historic setting of the Oldest Winery in America, an art show of many diverse artists, including 4 pieces by Judi Silvano in the watercolor, oil, pastel and encaustic mediums.

The Brotherhood Winery’s Tasting Room
100 Brotherhood Plaza Drive
Washingtonville, NY 10992
Friday, July 3rd, 2015
Goshen Art Walk

One Day Only!

First Friday of each month, the charming town of Goshen opens it’s doors to Local Artists

The Happy Buddha hosts Judi Silvano at 2 N. Church Street in Goshen, NY. 

Open to the Public!

Watercolors, Oils, Encaustics and Pastels by Judi Silvano will be on Display and for Sale!

The Happy Buddha
2 N. Church Street
Goshen, NY
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
Neil Alexander Presents: Joe Zawinul Birthday Celebration on his Birthday!   With Mr. Gone and Special Guests

Featuring:
Neil Alexander, Keyboards
Ratzo B. Harris, bass
Terry Silverlight, drums
Peter Furlan, sax
Judi Silvano, voice
Corey Glover, voice (more tbd)
Doors open at 6pm for dinner .
Info and Resvns: 845-236-7970 or www.liveatthefalcon.com

The Falcon
1348 Route 9W,
Marlboro, NY 12542
7:30
Saturday, July 11th, 2015
Art Exhibit: “Not Just Your Typical Still Life”

Hudson River Valley Artists, including Judi Silvano.

Opening Reception: July 11 from 5-7pm.  Refreshments

Crawford Gallery of Fine Art
65 Main Street
Pine Bush, NY 12566
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Saturday, July 25th, 2015
A Celebration of the Songs of Mark Murphy

Featuring Vocalists Sheila Jordan, Judi Silvano, Tessa Souter, Marcelino Feliciano, Holli Ross, Dylan Pramuk, Steve Ross!

With Ray Gallon, piano, Sean Smith, bass and James Gavin, drums

Special Guest Alan Broadbent, piano

Café Noctambulo at Pangea, 178 Second Avenue, between 11/12 Sts, NYC

Music: 7 and 9 pm, Cover $20(cash only) and Minimum $20

Evening curated by Ari Silverstein

Café Noctambulo at Pangea
178 Second Avenue
NY, NY
7pm & 9pm
Monday, July 27th, 2015
A Very Special Evening of Duo Collaborations with Judi Silvano and Michael Abene

CD Release Celebration for “My Dance”

$20 cover for all night

An intimate venue dedicated to the Art of the Duo in the heart of NYC’s Greenwich Village! Wonderful piano listening room, hope you can join us for some magic!

Mezzrow
163 West 10th Street
NY, NY 10014
9:30pm & 11pm
Wednesday, August 12th, 2015
“Jazz on the Deck” series presents: Judi Silvano Quartet

Spend an evening on the deck of the Art Deco “Settler’s Inn” overlooking their gardens, enjoying a summer’s evening of music!  This will be our 4th summer appearance and it’s a wonderful oasis for relaxation and enjoyment.  Friendly staff, good food, beautiful furnishings and of course, delightful music!  If you’d like to stay overnight in this lovely inn, make sure to call ahead for reservations! 1-800-833-8527

Settler’s Inn
4 Main Avenue
Hawley, PA 18428
6-9pm
Monday, October 12th, 2015
Silvano’s 2-Guitar Zephyr Group

2nd Anniversary Party for Quinn’s

Back By Popular Demand after a Great Night in June!!!!

Vocal Improvisor Judi Silvano mixes it up with her “Zephyr 2 Guitar Quintet” formation just before going into the recording studio.  They’ll be exploring exciting new Silvano Originals, Dance Grooves and unique Improvisations.

Featuring
Kenny Wessel, guitar
Bruce Arnold, processed guitar
Ratzo B. Harris, bass
Bob Meyer, drums
Special Guest Joe Lovano

 

 

Quinn's
330 Main Street
Beacon, NY
9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday, October 23rd, 2015
Judi Silvano and the Zephyr Group

Featuring:
Kenny Wessel, guitar
Claire Daly, bari sax
John Menegon, bass
Lamy Istrefi, drums

Music Charge:  $12
Good food, nice atmosphere.
Exciting new Silvano Originals, Dance Grooves and unique Improvisations.

Why Not? Café,
14 Christopher Street (corner Gay St. just West of 6th Ave)     
New York, NY
8:00pm - 9:30pm
Sunday, November 22nd, 2015
The Joe Lovano Quintet

Featuring:
Judi Silvano, vocals
Theron Brown, piano
Aidan Plank, bass
Carmen Castaldi, drums

P: (216) 421-5806

The Bop Stop at The Music Settlement
University Circle, 11125 Magnolia Dr.
Cleveland, OH
Sunday, December 20th, 2015
Cameron Brown’s 70 bday

Featuring the amazing Sheila Jordan
with Joe Lovano and Billy Hart
and Special Guest  Judi Silvano

Dinner starts at 6pm, Music at 7:30pm until 10:30pm
Reservations: 845-236-7970 or www.liveatthefalcon.com

The Falcon
1348 Route 9W (corner of 9W and Dock Road)
Marlboro, NY 12542
6:00pm
Sunday, January 17th - Sunday, January 24th, 2016
Joe Lovano Quintet with Special Guest Judi Silvano

Featuring Leo Genovese, piano
Peter Slavov, bass
Francisco Mela, drums
The Jazz Cruise on the Caribbean
Other artists include: Kenny Barron, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Joey De Francisco, Paquito D’Rivera, Christian McBride, Dianne Reeves, Kurt Elling and more!  Amazing lineup!

Cruise leaves from Ft. Lauderdale, FL



Friday, February 19th - Saturday, February 20th, 2016
Joe Lovano’s Village Rhythms Band
The Kennedy Center
Washington, DC
Friday, February 19th - Saturday, February 20th, 2016
Joe Lovano’s Village Rhythms Band

featuring: Liberty Ellman, guitar
Abdou M’Boup, percussion and Kora
Judi Silvano, voice
Tim Hagans, trumpet
Michael Olatuja, electric bass
Otis Brown III, drums
Kennedy Center Jazz Club is the name of the venue
Joe Lovano unveils his exciting new world-beat ensemble with NEW compositions inspired by and reminiscent of tours and visits around the world including Lagos, Nigeria, South Africa and the Middle East among other places he has played.

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Jazz Club: 700 F St NW,
Washington, DC 20566
Tuesday, March 29th, 2016
Judi Silvano Special Quintet

Featuring SPECIAL GUEST: Joe Lovano
With Kenny Werner, piano
Bruce Gertz, bass
Yoron Israel, drums

$7 cover charge

Vocalist Judi Silvano brings an all-star band together to interpret Classic Songs and New Originals with the empathy of old friends who know and trust each other’s moves!

Featuring Piano Master Kenny Werner, Sax Giant Joe Lovano in the front line with Judi and heavy grooves in the Rhythm Section with the amazing Bassist Bruce Gertz and the fearless Drummer Yoron Israel. Come out for the Fireworks and Fun!

Ryles Jazz Club
Cambridge, MA
7:30 pm
Sunday, June 12th, 2016
RED HOOK JAZZ FESTIVAL presents

Judi Silvano’s ZEPHYR 2-Guitar band + Special Surprise Guest!
Featuring: Bruce Arnold and Kenny  Wessel, Guitars, Ratzo B. Harris, Bass and Bob Meyer, Drums
The Urban Meadow community garden and ecological center (corner of President and Van Brunt Streets near the Columbia St. waterfront),Red Hook Brooklyn, NY
General admission $10 and available at the Meadow entrance — no advance tickets will be sold.
Silvano’s set is at 4pm (Bands play 1-6 PM)
All New Silvano Original Songs and Lyrics to Groove you!  Pre-CD-Release celebration!

RED HOOK JAZZ FESTIVAL

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday, June 18th, 2016
“Art From The Heart” Music Night presents:

An Ode to Billie Holiday for her 100th Birthday (Plus 50’s and 60’s Ballads)

Judi Silvano sings Duo with the soulful guitarist Matthew Finck 
Art From the Heart Gallery is in a New Location! 
40 Western Avenue, Marlboro, NY 12542 
(traveling North on Route 9W, turn Left at the Raccoon Saloon, just before the Falcon, go ¼ mile and it’s on the Right.) Coffee and Desserts will be served with admission and BYOB if you prefer Wine/Drinks.
Music from 7:30 – 10 PM
 Reservations suggested for this Intimate Venue: 914-475-9479
Advance Tickets available at venue or through Judi:  $12.00

Art From the Heart Gallery- New Location!
40 Western Avenue
Marlboro, NY 12542
7:30 - 10:00
Saturday, June 25th, 2016
BEACON ANNUAL JAZZ FESTIVAL:

Judi Silvano’s ZEPHYR 2-Guitar band
— HAS BEEN CANCELLED —



Saturday, July 9th, 2016
JUDI SILVANO NEW ART WORKS EXHIBIT

OPENING RECEPTION  Saturday, JULY 9 from 5 – 7 pm:

Featuring Judi Silvano’s NEW Oils, Pastels, Watercolor and Encaustic Paintings of Jazz Musicians, Dancers, Flowers, Scenes from her Travels as well as the New Windsor Cantonment Historic Site.

At the Wallkill River Art Gallery and School

232 Ward Street (Route 17K), Montgomery NY 12549

Refreshments served

Plus: Live Brazilian/Jazz by Solo Guitarist Mark Sganga

(and JUDI will sing a few songs to enhance the celebration!)

Works by Emerging Artist Liam Vogel also exhibited in a different Gallery starting July 1 for the month.

Please visit: www.judisilvano.com/paintings to see some of her new works.  Originals and Fine Art Giclee Prints for Sale.

Opening Reception 5 – 7 PM
Refreshments served

Wallkill River School and Gallery
232 Ward Street (17K)
Montgomery, NY
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
“Jazz on the Deck” Annual Series

Judi Silvano Quartet

Spend an evening on the deck of the Art Deco “Settler’s Inn” overlooking their gardens, enjoying a summer’s evening of music! This will be our 4th summer appearance and it’s a wonderful oasis for relaxation and enjoyment. Friendly staff, good food, beautiful furnishings and of course, delightful music! If you’d like to stay overnight in this lovely inn, make sure to call ahead for reservations!

Settler’s Inn
4 Main Avenue
Hawley, PA 18428
6 - 9 PM
Friday, August 19th, 2016
Joe Lovano, Salvatore Bonafede and Judi Silvano

Feast of St. Nicola Concert



Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
Concert of Faculty

Jazz Special Workshop from August 26 – 29

Instructors: Joe Lovano, Judi Silvano and more

Ente Musicale Nuoro

Museo del Costume
Nuoro
Italy
Sunday, September 11th, 2016
Cleveland Jazz Orchestra with Joe Lovano And special guest Judi Silvano

Celebrating the Equinox!
For more information please call the BOP STOP at 216-771-6551

The Bop Stop
The Music Settlement
2920 Detroit Ave
Ohio City, Ohio
Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
Judi Silvano Group

Judi Silvano’s 2-guitar Zephyr band

Kenny Wessel, guitar

Bruce Arnold, processed guitar

Adam Kolker, reeds

Ratzo Harris, bass

Bob Meyer, drums

Judi Silvano, compositions and vocals

Sets: 7:30 and 9:30 PM

Tickets $15 or $10 Members

The Jazz Gallery
1160 Broadway, 5th floor (Between 27 and 28 Streets)
New York, New York
7:30 PM
Saturday, October 1st, 2016
Cabaret Night in Newburgh

Featuring several acts

Curated by Keith Nieto

Bands and location tbd



Tuesday, October 4th, 2016
Celebrating Gunther Schuller’s Legacy

Fred Harris, percussion

Joe Lovano, woodwinds

Judi Silvano, voice

Ran Blake, piano

Young Nam Kim, violin

Peter Childs, piano

FREE CONCERT, DONATIONS ACCEPTED for efforts to preserve the Legacy of Gunther Schuller.

More info here.

Killian Hall
MIT
14W-111, 160 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA
Friday, October 28th - Saturday, October 29th, 2016
Jay Clayton Birthday Celebration

With guests “Different Voices”

Kitano Jazz Club
66 Park Ave
New York , NY 10016
Sunday, November 27th, 2016
Judi Silvano

Brunch at the Vinum Café in the famed Brotherhood Winery

Judi Silvano sings Standards with Lewis Porter on Piano

(845) 496-9001

 

Vinum Café Restaurant and Wine Bar
84 Brotherhood Plaza Dr
Washingtonville, New York 10992
12:30pm - 3:45pm
Friday, December 2nd, 2016
Vocal Master Class with Judi Silvano
University of Vermont
Burlington, Vermont
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Sunday, December 4th, 2016
Joe Lovano and Judi Silvano Quintet

Benefit Concert Responsible Growth Hinesburg

Featuring Tom Cleary, Clyde Stats, Gabe Jarrett

Opening Act: Jamie Masefield, mandolin

Special Guests:

Michael Arnowitt, piano and Dan Silverman, trombone

Tickets: $30, Students 18 and under $20, Flyntix or at the door

Champlain Valley Union (CVU) High School
Hinesburg, Vermont
3:00 PM
Friday, December 9th, 2016
Joe Lovano’s Birthday Bash

Band TBD

 

Dinner starts at 6pm, Music at 7:30pm until 10:30pm

The Falcon
1348 Route 9W
Marlboro, NY 12542
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
Carmen Castaldi and Friends

Joshua Smith saxophone
Keigo Hirakawa piano
Carmen Castaldi drums
With special guests
Joe Lovano saxophones
Judi Silvano voice

For more information please call the BOP STOP at 216-771-6551.

The Bop Stop at The Music Settlement
2920 Detroit Ave.
Cleveland , Ohio
Thursday, March 9th, 2017
John Menegon CD Release “Quartet East” Blew by Blue

Featuring Joel Frahm, tenor sax

Nick Hetko, piano

John Menegon, bass

Francisco Mela, drums

Teri Roiger, Judi Silvano,Maryanne di Prophetis, Sarah James, voices

Plus Aquiles Navarro, trumpet

$15

The Senate Garage
Kingston, New York
7:30
Saturday, April 15th, 2017
Joe Lovano’s “The Moment of Now: A Night of Improvised Music”

Featuring: Joe Lovano, woodwinds

Marilyn Crispell, piano

Roswell Rudd, trombone

Judi Silvano, voice

Bruce Arnold, processed guitar

John Menegon, bass

Susie Ibarra, drums

Presented by Jazzstock

 

$15 845-802-0029

 

 

The Senate Garage
4 North Front Street
Kingston, New York
7:30
Monday, April 24th, 2017
Judi Silvano

Guest Lecturer at Global Music Institute

 

Berklee College of Music
Boston, Massachusetts
Thursday, June 8th, 2017
Frederic Alarie, Acoustic Bass (Quebec) with Judi Silvano, Voice (New York)

2 String Instruments – Bass and Voice: Acoustic and Electro-Acoustic interpretations of Standard Songs including Thelonious Monk plus Original Songs and Improvisations.

Int’l Society of Bassists Convention
Ithaca, NY
5:00 PM
Thursday, June 8th, 2017
WBGO Art Gallery presents – The Art of Jazz: Performing Artists as Visual Artists

Opening Art Reception: Musicians Who Paint

It’s free and open to the public. WBGO is a wheelchair accessible facility.

Join us for a free gallery reception, meet the artists and enjoy a live performance.  This exhibit is curated by photographer Tony Graves and WBGO host Sheila Anderson. It includes paintings and photographs by jazz musicians, including:

  • Tony Bennett
  • Don Braden
  • Will Calhoun
  • Gerald Cannon
  • Mino Cinnelu
  • Honi Gordon
  • Dick Griffon
  • Olive Lake
  • Peter Leitch
  • Carmen Lundy
  • Perez
  • Bucky Pizzarelli
  • Judi Silvano
  • Sonelius Smith

This Gallery reception is sponsored by Wines of South Africa.

You can also visit the WBGO gallery during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 9AM to 5PM.

RSVP to reserve FREE Ticket

I am pleased to have 5 paintings in the show: Oil Painting Portrait of McCoy Tyner and Dewey Redman/Joe Lovano Quartet at Birdland, Mixed Media on Rice Paper Portrait of Sheila Jordan, and 2 Abstract Encaustic Oils with Musically Themes.

The WBGO Gallery
54 Park Place
Newark, NJ
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saturday, June 17th, 2017
Neil Alexander’s Annual “Summer Solstice Concert”

Non-Denominational Spiritually-themed Music to celebrate and welcome the Summer season with members of Neil’s group NAIL and guests from the region, including vocalist Judi Silvano.

There will also be a collection of non-perishable food items for the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley.

845-784-1199

Safe Harbors Lobby at The Ritz Theater
107 Broadway
Newburgh, NY 12550
8:00 PM
Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
Judi Silvano and Bruce Arnold Duo: Travel Chant

Judi Silvano, Vocals with Eventide effects and Bruce Arnold, Guitar with SuperCollider effects play “Travel Chant” from their new release “Listen To This” on Muse-Eek.

http://www.nycemf.net/2017-festival/ for the schedule of all concerts.

To order/download their Duo recording LISTEN TO THIS, please go to www.muse-eek.com/listen-to-this/

 

 

Abrons Arts Center
NYC Electroacoustic Music Festival
466 Grand Street (at Pitt Street)
New York, NY
8:00 PM
Friday, June 30th, 2017
Journeys of Sound Series presents: Judi Silvano and Bruce Arnold Electro-Acoustic Duo

RE-SCHEDULED TO AUTUMN SEASON, date tbd

Arts at the Armory Café
Somerville, MA 02143