The City of Seattle awarded a smART ventures grant to support Panama Hotel Jazz performances at the Panama Hotel Tea Room in October, November, and December. This support is matched by a National Park Service Japanese Confinement Sites grant to cover all the performance expenses. The first performance will be 2pm Saturday, October 18 (605 Read more about smART ventures Supports Panama Hotel Jazz[…]
I’m germinating a new project for the coming months to fit with my “Songs of Unsung Seattle” portfolio. The working title is “Listen to Seattle” and I set up a blog at http://listentoseattle.blogspot.com/.
Come listen to Jay Thomas, Phil Sparks, and me Saturday, September 20 5-5:30 on the Main Stage at the corner of 6th Avenue and Main Street for Nihonmachi Nite.
I will be joining author Brenda Peterson on her book tour. I plan to speak briefly about my writing and maybe even improvise a little music. I plan to unveil a large portion of my Joe Brazil materials at Jack Straw in November. My current show is A Cup of Joe Brazil because I have Read more about New Literary Dates Added[…]
Florangela Davila produced a podcast about Panama Hotel Jazz for KPLU. Listen to it at http://www.kplu.org/post/panama-hotel-jazz-music-project-tells-story-historic-seattle-landmark.
I’m gradually moving my third party internet retail sales from Amazon to CDBaby. Stop by http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/stevegriggs2 to hear samples of Jones for Elvin – Volume 2.
I will be performing with the Milo Petersen Trio on September 13 at the North Bend Jazz Walk. The Steve Griggs Ensemble will perform Panama Hotel Jazz at Vashon Allied Arts on November 22.
The Chamber Music America Residency Partnership Program with the Seattle Public Library is supporting a residency of the Steve Griggs Ensemble. For a complete schedule, go to www.spl.org/jazz.
Greetings! I decided to move my site to a new platform so I could update the content more easily. Let me know what you think.