Category Archives: Performance

Spirit of Motown at Vernon Area Public Library District

The Spirit of Motown is coming to Vernon Area Public Library District, Sunday, January 5th, 2013, at 1 pm to 2pm.

I’ll be picking some of my favorites from this huge catalog of amazing music.

Vernon Area Public Library District facebook_sm.gif twitter_sm.gif
300 Olde Half Day Road
Lincolnshire, IL  60069-2901

Christmas Music Performances

On Tuesday, December 10, 2013, I’ll be performing my Christmas music program, “Where Christmas Music Lived” at Trinity United Methodist Church in Mount Prospect.  I’ll start at around 7:15pm.

Trinity United Methodist Church
605 West Golf Road, Mount Prospect

On Wednesday, December 11, I’ll be the musical entertainment for the Mount Prospect Public Library’s Holiday staff party.

On Saturday, December 14, 2013, 1-3pm, I’ll be playing a holiday party for the Lions Club of Mount Prospect at Village Hall.

Last month, I was excited to play with Jill Tumberger in our group Sway. We provided Christmas music for Millie’s Hallmark in Mount Prospect to open their holiday season.

Miles at Ellwood House Museum, Oct 20, ’13

Miles is coming to DeKalb!

This weekend I’ll be doing my final IHC show of the season – more next year with Spirit of Motown – exciting!

The Miles program has been phenomenal and I know we’ll book more for the busy year of 2014!

Kind of Blue: A Tribute to Miles Davis

Ellwood House Museum

Event Details
When 10/20/2013 – 2:00pm
County:  Dekalb
Fee:  Free. Open to the public.
Sponsor Organization:  Ellwood House Museum

Power of the Purse Benefit Auction – Oct 10, 2013

I’ll be the musical entertainment for this the Power of the Purse Benefit Auction.  I’ll be playing piano versions of rock, pop, r&b, and jazz.  Looking forward to playing some James Taylor, Motown, Beatles, and more.

Power of the Purse Flyer

Auction of designer, handmade, and vintage purses and bags. Tickets $10…Reservations needed by October 4th. Purchase tickets at

All proceeds benefit the Mount Prospect Historical Society’s restoration of the 1896 one-room schoolhouse.

Date: October 10, 2013
Time: 07:00 PM – 09:00 PM
Location: Village Hall Community Room 50 S. Emerson St. Mount Prospect, IL
Date/Time Details: October 10, 2013 7:00 pm

Power of the Purse Flyer:

Daily Herald Article:

Mount Prospect Historical Society:


Erin Gipson, Oct 3rd Goose Island

Erin Gipson plays Goose Island in Wrigleyville.  Erin will be singing and playing her originals; Frank Alongi will be on drums, Sean Jacobi – Bass, Leslie Lockett – guitar.  I’ll be playing some keyboard.

October 3rd, 2013, 21+ $5 Adv/$7 Door 8:00PM

Goose Island
3535 N Clark St, Chicago, IL ‎
(773) 832-9040 ‎ ·

Kind of Blue at Rolling Meadows Library, 9/22/14

As part of Rolling Meadows Library’s Arts Alive concert series, my trio and I will be presenting “Kind of Blue: A Tribute to Miles Davis.”

Rolling Meadows Library, Sunday, September 22, 2013, 2pm-3pm, trio performance

Rolling Meadows Library Arts Alive Concert Series

I’ll be playing piano and singing a bit, and I’ll be joined by some of my favorite Chicago musicians and best friends
Stuart Alex Feldman, bass
Frank Alongi, drums

They are some of the most talented people with whom I’ve worked and it’s always an honor to perform with them.

Current presents the Spirit of Motown, Sept 18, 2013

My band, Current, will be performing Motown and R&B on September 18th, 2013 for the visiting dignitaries from Sèvres, France at the Mount Prospect Sister Cities Banquet at Victoria in the Park .

This concert program will feature the songs from my 2013 program, the Spirit of Motown – which just got picked up by the Illinois Humanities Council and is already lining up plenty of bookings for 2014.

I’ll be singing and playing the piano and I’ll be joined by
Stuart Alex Feldman, bass & vocals
Nick Ehrhardt, guitar & vocals
Andres Bautista, drums & vocals

Erin Gipson, Hard Rock Chicago, Sept 6, ’13

I’ll be performing with talented singer-songwriter & stunningly beautiful Erin Gipson, Friday, 09/06/2013 at 9:30pm at the Hard Rock Cafe Chicago. The band will be be made up of some of the best musicians in Chicago.

Event at

Erin Gipson

Upcoming Kind of Blue Performances, Fall 2013

Upcoming Kind of Blue Performances:

Mt. Morris Public Library at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 308 East Brayton Road, Mt. Morris, Illinois 61054, Sunday, September 8th, 2013, 2pm-3pm, IHC sponsored solo performance

Roselle Public Library, Sunday, September 15, 2013, 1:30pm-3 p.m, solo performance

Rolling Meadows Library, Sunday, September 22, 2013, 2pm-3pm, trio performance

Elwood House Museum, Sunday, October 20, 2013, 4pm-5pm, IHC sponsored solo performance

Kind of Blue: A Tribute to Miles Davis