Gigs

Upcoming Performances

2017

DateVenueInfo
July 10 - July 14 Umbria Jazz,
Perugia, Italy
Master Classes and Performances
Friday, July 21, and Saturday July 22
10:00 p.m.
Wally's Jazz Cafe
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris plays with
Jason Palmer Sextet
Friday, August 18, and Saturday August 19
10:00 p.m.
Wally's Jazz Cafe
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris plays with
Jason Palmer Sextet
Monday, August 28
8:30 p.m.
Lily Pad,
Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris plays with
Jerry Bergonzi Quintet
Sunday, September 10
11:30 am show
1:30 pm show
Blue Note ,
New York, NY
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris, piano
Rudy Royston, drums
Will Slater, acoustic bass
Friday, September 15
7:30 p.m.
Lily Pad,
Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris, piano
Tyson Jackson, drums
Simon Willson, acoustic bass
Friday, September 22, and Saturday September 23
10:00 p.m.
Wally's Jazz Cafe
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris plays with
Jason Palmer Sextet
Monday, September 25
8:30 p.m.
Lily Pad,
Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris plays with
Jerry Bergonzi Quintet
Friday, September 29, and Saturday September 30
10:00 p.m.
Wally's Jazz Cafe
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris plays with
Jason Palmer Sextet
Saturday, October 21 Third Life Studio,
Somerville, MA
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris, piano
Bob Gullotti, drums
John Lockwood, acoustic bass
Saturday, December 9 The Packing House,
Willington, CT
Kevin Harris Project
December 14-23 China Tour
Kevin Harris Project
Performances and Master Classes

2018


DateVenueInfo
January 15-20 15th Panama Jazz Festival, Panama City, Panama
Kevin Harris
Master Classes



Key Past Performances

2017



DateVenueInfo
January 9-13 14th Panama Jazz Festival, Panama City, Panama
Kevin Harris
Master Classes
Saturday, Feb 9
8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center,
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris plays with
ShapeShifter Lab Orchestra
Tuesday, Feb 28
7:30 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall,
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris
"All Keys" Berklee Piano Department Faculty Concert
March 27-28 Virginia Wesleyan College,
Norflok, VA
Kevin Harris
Master Classes
Wednesday, April 26
7:30 p.m.
Regattabar,
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris, piano
Terri Lyne Carrington, drums
Dayna Stevens, sax
Will Slater, acoustic bass
Saturday, June 3
3:00 p.m.
Camrbidge River Fest,
Front Park, Cambridge Parkway (MA)
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris, piano
Yoron Israel, drums
Will Slater, acoustic bass
Friday, June 30
7:30 p.m.
Basic Black,
WGBH and PBS
Kevin Harris

2016


DateVenueInfo
January 11 - 16 13th Panama Jazz Festival, Panama City, Panama
Kevin Harris
Master Classes
January 13
9:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.
13th Panama Jazz Festival
Danilo's Jazz Club, American Trade Hotel, Casco Viejo, Panama
Kevin Harris Project
2016 Panama Jazz Fest
Kevin Harris, Piano
Richie Barshay, Drums
January 15-February 6 Unisa 2016 International Piano Competition, Pretoria, South Africa
Master Classes and Performances
Thursday, February 11
8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center,
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris Project presents:
"Invictus", a collection of music interpretations from the poem by W. E. Henley
Kevin Harris, Piano
Steve Langone, Drums
Jason Palmer, Trumpet
Fernando Huergo, Electric Bass
Hery Paz, Tenor Sax
Eric Jackson (WGBH Radio Host), Spoken Words
Jonathan Hoard, Voice
Saturday, May 21
8:30 p.m.
The Side Door,
Old Lyme, CT
Kevin Harris Project
July 4 - July 15 Berklee at Umbria Jazz Clinics, Perugia, Italy
Master Classes and Performances
Thursday, July 7
9:00 p.m.
Umbria Jazz Festival,
Palazzo dei Priori
Piazza IV Novembre,
Prugia (Italy)
Kevin Harris Project
Saturday, Aug 28
7:30 p.m.
Virginia Commonwealth University Jazz Night,
Richmond, VA
Kevin Harris plays with Darryl Harper Group
Wednesday, Aug 31
6:00 p.m.
Cornelia Street Cafe,
New York City, NY
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris, piano
Will slater, bass
Ian Froman, drums
Saturday, September 24
2016 BeanTown Jazz Festival,
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris Project
Monday, November 7
8:30 p.m.
Lily Pad,
Cambridge, ma
Kevin Harris plays with Jerry Bergonzi Quintet
December 17-19 Dalian Art College,
Dalian (China)
Kevin Harris Project
Master Classes
December 17
7:30 p.m.
Dalian Art College,
Dalian (China)
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris (Piano)
Steve Langone (Drums)
Rick Di Muzio (Tenor Sax)
Frank Ojeda (Bass)
December 20-22 Beijing
(China)
Kevin Harris Project

2015

DateVenueInfo
Monday, October 26
8:00 p.m.
Lily Pad,
Cambridge, ma
Kevin Harris plays with Jerry Bergonzi Quintet
Saturday, October 17
7:30 p.m.
Smalls Jazz Club,
New York, NY
CD RELEASE: Bird Interpretations
Kevin Harris Project
Friday, October 16
7:30 p.m.
Regattabar,
Boston, MA
CD RELEASE: Bird Interpretations
Kevin Harris Project
Monday, August 3
8:30 p.m.
Lily Pad,
Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris plays with Jerry Bergonzi Quintet
Wednesday, June 3
7:30 p.m.
Mezzrow,
New York City, NY
Kevin Harris, Piano solo
Tuesday, May 26
8:00 p.m.
Kitano,
New York City, NY
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris, Piano
Mathew Parish, Bass
Tuesday, May 19
8:00 p.m.
Kitano,
New York City, NY
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris, Piano
Dezron Douglass, Bass
Duane Eubanks, Trumpet
Tuesday, May 5
8:00 p.m.
Kitano,
New York City, NY
Kevin Harris
Solo piano
Wednesday, April 29
7:00 p.m.
Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA
Master Class with Kevin Harris
Network Before You Move: New York City
Friday, April 24
9:00 p.m.
WhyNot Jazz Room, New York City, NY
Kevin Harris Project
Friday, April 10 Morehead State University, Morehead, KY
Kevin Harris
Master Classes and Performance
Tuesday, March 24
11:00 p.m.
WhyNot Jazz Room, New York City, NY
Kevin Harris plays with Francisco Mela
Wednesday, January 14
9:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.
12th Panama Jazz Festival
Danilo's Jazz Club, American Trade Hotel, Casco Viejo, Panama
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris, Piano
Ehud Ettun, Bass
Richie Barshay, Drums
January 13 - 18 12th Panama Jazz Festival, Panama City, Panama
Kevin Harris
Master Classes

2014

DateVenueInfo
December 1 Bilgi University,
Istanbul, Turkey
Kevin Harris' Master Class
November 26 Festival Jazz Globus, Jerusalem, Israel
Kevin Harris plays with Voyage Trio
Kevin Harris, Piano
Tal Gamlieli, Bass
Jorge Albela, Drums
November 24 Levontin 7 Jazz Fest,
Tel Aviv, Israel
Kevin Harris plays with Voyage Trio
Kevin Harris, Piano
Tal Gamlieli, Bass
Jorge Albela, Drums
Friday, October 17
7:00 p.m.
Lily Pad, Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris plays with Rich Greenblatt
Kevin Harris, Piano
Rich Greenblatt, Drums
Tuesday, October 14
9:00 p.m.
Something Jazz Club,
New York City, NY
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris, Piano
Richie Barshay, Drums
Edward Perez, Bass
Saturday, October 4
8:00 p.m.
Jazz At The Green Room, New York City, NY Kevin Harris Project - Duo
Kevin Harris, Piano
Steve Langone, Drums

Thursday, October 2
4:50 p.m.
WICN Radio Kevin Harris: Radio interview with
Chet Williamson
Saturday, September 27
7:00 p.m.
BeanTown Jazz Festival, Boston, MA
Kevin Harris plays with
Yoron Israel and Bill Pierce
Monday, September 22
7:00 p.m.
ShapeShifter Lab, Brooklyn, NY
Kevin Harris plays with Carlos Averhoff Jr.
Afro Cuban Latin Jazz Group
Wednesday, September 17
8:00 p.m.
WhyNot Jazz Room, New York City, NY
Kevin Harris Project
August 22-24
7:00 p.m.
Shanghai Concert Hall, Shanghai, China
Cultural Diplomacy Series:
Celebrating American Music and its Roots
Friday, August 8
7:00 p.m.
Lexington Lyric Theater, Lexington, KY
Kevin Harris Project presents:
Deep Roots, Tall Trees
Fundraiser for the First African Foundation
Thursday, July 24
4:30 p.m.
Hult Business School, Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris with Klaus Suonsaari Quartet
Jazz Leadership Workshop
Tuesday, July 1, 8, 15, 22
8:00 p.m.
Kitano,
New York City, NY
Kevin Harris, solo piano residency
Saturday, June 7
5:00 p.m.
35th CAMBRIDGE RIVER FESTIVAL, Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris plays with Carlos Averhoff Jr. Group
Tuesday, May 20
6:00 p.m.
Cornelia Street Cafe,
New York City, NY
Kevin Harris Project - Duo
Kevin Harris, piano
Richie Barshay, drums
Saturday, May 3
8:00 p.m.
Regattabar,
Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris Project
With special guest: Frank Lacy

Kevin Harris, Piano
Steve Langone, Drums
Jason Palmer, Trumpet
Edward Perez, Bass
Frank Lacy, Trombone
Friday, April 25
12:30 a.m.
Blue Note,
New York City, NY
Kevin Harris plays with Swiss Chris Group
April 4-5
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
University of Minnesota Morris,
Morris, MN
Kevin Harris
Master Classes
April 4
7:30 p.m.
University of Minnesota Morris,
Morris, MN
Kevin Harris
Piano Solo
April 5
7:30 p.m.
University of Minnesota Morris,
Morris, MN
Kevin Harris Ensemble
Monday, February 10
7:30 p.m.
Arsenal Center for the Arts,
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris plays with Billy Pierce Quartet
Thursday, January 24
7:30 p.m.
Chicago, IL
Kevin Harris plays with Frank Watson's Group
Live Concert Recording
January 13-18
11th Panama Jazz Festival,
Panama City, Panama
Kevin Harris
Master Classes
January 17
9:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.
11h Panama Jazz Festival
Danilo's Jazz Club, American Trade Hotel,
Casco Viejo, Panama
Kevin Harris Project

2013

DateVenueInfo
Saturday, December 28
7:30 p.m.
Shanghai Jazz,
Madison, NJ
Kevin Harris plays with Tommy Campbell Trio
Friday, December 20 and Saturday December 21
9:00 p.m.
Wally's Jazz,
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris plays with Jason Palmer Quintet
Monday, December 16 and December 30
7:30 p.m.
Lily Pad,
Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris plays with Jerry Bergonzi Quintet
Thursday, November 21
10:00 p.m.
Wally's Jazz,
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris plays Afro Cuban Jazz Night
Wednesday, November 13
6:00 p.m.
Cornelia Street Cafe,
New York, NY
Kevin Harris Project - Duo
Kevin Harris, Piano
Richie Barshay, Drums
October 15-25
The Honolulu Youth Jazz Orchestra,
Honolulu, HI
Kevin Harris
Master Classes and Performances
Monday, October 7 and October 28
7:30 p.m.
Lily Pad,
Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris plays with Jerry Bergonzi Quintet
Sunday, October 6
3:30 p.m.
ShapeShifter Lab,
New York, NY
Kevin Harris Workshop
In Collaboration with:
Music Is My First Language
Tuesday, September 24
7:30 p.m.
Smalls Jazz Club,
New York, NY
Kevin Harris plays with Nadine LaFond
Live Concert Recording
Tuesday, September 17
8:00 p.m.
Scullers Jazz Club,
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris, Piano
Francisco Mela, Drums
Peter Slavov, Bass
Saturday, August 3
9:00 p.m.
Shell's Bistro,
New York, NY
Kevin Harris plays with Curtis Lunday Trio
Monday, August 19
7:30 p.m.
Lily Pad,
Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris plays with Jerry Bergonzi Quintet
Wednesday, July 10
9:30 p.m.
ShapeShifter Lab,
New York, NY
Kevin Harris Project
Sunday, June 23
4:30 p.m.
Smalls Jazz Club,
New York, NY
Kevin Harris Project
CD Release (New York)

Kevin Harris, Piano
Francisco Mela, Drums
Godwin Louis, Alto Sax
Kendall Eddy, Bass
Tuesday, June 11
6:00 p.m.
DC JAZZ FESTIVAL
Kennedy Center, Millennium Stage,
Washington, DC
Kevin Harris conducts and performs with his Berklee Jazz Ensemble
Saturday, June 1
Ti
5:00 p.m.
34th CAMBRIDGE RIVER FESTIVAL,
Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris Project
With special guest: Terri Lyne Carrington

Kevin Harris, Piano
Terri Lyne Carrington, Drums
Jerry Bergonzi, Tenor Sax
Ron Mahdi, Bass
Friday, April 19
7:30 p.m.
23rd Lima Jazz Festival,
Lima, Peru
23rd Lima Jazz Festival
Kevin Harris, Piano
Jorge Perez Albela, Drums
Ehud Ettun, Bass
Wednesday, April 17
7:30 p.m.
TEATRO MUNICIPAL DE CUSCO,
Cusco, Peru
Kevin Harris, Piano
Jorge Perez Albela, Drums
Ehud Ettun, Bass
Tuesday, March 27
1:00 p.m.
David Friend Recital Hall, Berklee,
Boston, MA
Kevin Harris
Master Class: Exploring the Trio

Kevin Harris
Ron Mardhi
Ralph Peterson
Saturday, February 16
7:30 p.m.
Regattabar,
Cambridge, MA
Kevin Harris Project
CD Release (Boston)
With special guest: Greg Osby

Kevin Harris, Piano
Greg Osby, Alto Sax
Rick DiMuzio, TenorSax
Steve Langone, Drums
Kendall Eddy, Bass
Saturday, February 2
11:00 p.m.
Winter Jazz Festival
Jazzhus Montmartre,
Copenhagen, Denmark
Kevin Harris Project
Kevin Harris, Piano
Niclas Campagnol, Drums
Richard Andersson, Bass
January 15-17
10th Panama Jazz Festival,
Panama City, Panama
Kevin Harris
Master Classes
January 18
5:00 p.m.
10th Panama Jazz Festival
Ateneo Ciudad del Saber
Panama City, Panama
Kevin Harris Project

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