Archives 2012

Here are all the gigs we have on record for 2012


Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at 8 p.m. 

Bill with the Joe La Barbera Quintet

Joe La Barbera, drums, Bob Sheppard, sax, Clay Jenkins, trumpet, Tom Warrington, bass

Vitello's 

4349 Tujunga Ave.

Studio City, CA 91604

  1. 769-0905

http://www.vitellosjazz.com/event/joe-la-barberas-annual-pre-new-years-concert-party/


Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, at 9 p.m.

Bill with Trimotif

David Shostac, flute, Chris Bleth, oboe, Phoebe Ray, bassoon

Blue Whale

123 Astronaut E.S. Onizuka St., Suite 301

Los Angeles, CA 90012

(213) 620-0908

http://bluewhalemusic.com


Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, at 7:30 p.m.

Bill Cunliffe Trio

H.O.M.E. Beverly Hills

430 N. Camden Drive

Beverly Hills, CA 90210

  1. 271-4663

http://www.home90210.com/


Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill leads the Fullerton Jazz Orchestra

With guest artist Claudio Roditi, trumpet

Meng Concert Hall

Cal State Fullerton

800 N. State College Blvd.

Fullerton, CA 92831

(657) 278-3371

http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/events/2012-2013events/december.htm#fullerton


Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at 4 and 7:15 p.m.

Bill on solo piano

D'Anbino Tasting Room

710 Pine St.

Paso Robles, CA 93446

Reservations: (805) 927-0567

http://www.talsanmusic.com/rsvp.html 


Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill leads the Fullerton Jazz Big Band and Latin Ensemble

With guest artist Walter Rodriguez, drums and percussion

Meng Concert Hall

Cal State Fullerton

800 N. State College Blvd.

Fullerton, CA 92831

(657) 278-3371

http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/events/2012-2013events/december.htm#jazz 


Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at 6:30 p.m.

Bill's Big Band Holiday Kickoff 

Reception at 6:30, Bill Cunliffe Quartet at 8, Bill Cunliffe Big Band at 9

Vitello's 

4349 Tujunga Ave.

Studio City, CA 91604

  1. 769-0905

$25 cover

http://www.vitellosjazz.com/event/bill-cunliffes-big-band-holiday-kick-off/


Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, at 7:30 p.m.

Bill Cunliffe Trio with singer Dawn Bishop

HOME Beverly Hills

430 N. Camden Drive

Beverly Hills, CA 90210

  1. 271-4663


Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at 7:30 p.m.

Bill Cunliffe Trio

HOME Beverly Hills

430 N. Camden Drive

Beverly Hills, CA 90210

  1. 271-4663


Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at 5 p.m.

Bill with Trimotif at All Saints Church Jazz Vespers 

David Shostac, flute, Chris Bleth, oboe, Phoebe Ray, bassoon

All Saints Church

132 N. Euclid Ave.

Pasadena, CA 91101

  1. 583-2725 or jazz@allsaints-pas.org

http://www.allsaints-pas.org/worship/jazz-vespers/

Free; goodwill offering accepted 


Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at 7:30 p.m.

Bill with vocalist Denise Donatelli

Lakeshore Jazz Series

Tempe Center for the Arts

700 W. Rio Salado Parkway

Tempe, AZ 85281

  1. 350-2822

http://www.lakeshoremusic.org/tcaseries.html 


Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill leads Cal State Fullerton Jazz Small Groups

Benton Minor Hall, CPAC-119

Clayes Performing Arts Center

Cal State Fullerton

800 N. State College Blvd.

Fullerton, CA 92831

  1. 278-3371

http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/events/2012-2013events/november.htm#small


Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, at 7 p.m.

Bill with Bruce Forman, guitar

CalJAS House Concert Series

At the home of Dale and Sue Boatman

in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. 

$10 CalJAS Friends/students; $20 nonmembers

Reservations and directions: dale175@aol.com 


Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill at John Proulx's CD release party 

Catalina Jazz Club

6725 W Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028

(323) 466-2210

http://www.catalinajazzclub.com


Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, at 7:30 p.m.

Bill leads Centrum Jazz Big Band Participant concert

Joseph F. Wheeler Theater

Fort Worden State Park

Fort Worden Way

Port Townsend, WA 98368

  1. 746-1982


Thursday-Sunday, Nov. 1-4, 2012

Bill leads Centrum Jazz Big Band Intensive Workshop
Centrum 

Fort Worden State Park

223 Battery Way

Port Townsend, WA 98368

  1. 385-3102, Ext. 109 


Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill leads Cal State Fullerton jazz big bands and Latin Ensemble

Steamers Jazz Club and Cafe
138 W. Commonwealth Ave.
Fullerton, CA 92832

(714) 871-8800
www.steamerscafe.com


Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill leads Cal State Fullerton Jazz Small Groups

Benton Minor Hall, CPAC-119

Clayes Performing Arts Center

Cal State Fullerton

800 N. State College Blvd.

Fullerton, CA 92831

(657) 278-3371

http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/events/2012-2013events/october.htm#small 


Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill leads the Fullerton Jazz Orchestra and Fullerton Jazz Big Band

With guest artist Gary Smulyan, baritone sax

Meng Concert Hall

Cal State Fullerton

800 N. State College Blvd.

Fullerton, CA 92834

(657) 278-3371

http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/events/2012-2013events/october.htm#jazz 


Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. (two sets)

Bill Cunliffe and Pat Senatore (bass) Duo

Vibrato Grill Jazz

2930 Beverly Glen Circle

Bel-Air, CA 90077

(310) 474-9400

http://www.vibratogrilljazz.com 


Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill (on organ) with the Ron Escheté Trio 

Steamers Jazz Club and Cafe
138 W. Commonwealth Ave.
Fullerton, CA 92832

(714) 871-8800
www.steamerscafe.com


Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, at 3 p.m.

Bill with the Rio Hondo Symphony Orchestra

Kimo Furumoto, conductor

Music by Ellington, Gershwin, Bernstein and Cunliffe

Vic Lopez Auditorium

Whittier High School

Whittier Avenue and Bailey Street

Whittier, CA 90601

http://www.riohondosymphony.org/


Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill Cunliffe Big Band

Vitello's 

4349 Tujunga Ave.

Studio City, CA 91604

(818) 769-0905

www.vitellosjazz.com


Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, at 6 p.m.

Bill and his Latin band, Imaginación

Angeles National Golf Club

9401 Foothill Blvd.

Sunland, CA 91040

http://www.angelesnational.com/home.html


Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, at 4:30 p.m.

Bill and his Latin band, Imaginación

Mt. Olive Lutheran Church

1343 Ocean Park Blvd.

Santa Monica, CA 90405

(310) 452-1116

http://www.mtolivelutheranchurch.org


Sunday, Sept. 2, at 10:10 p.m.

Bill with the Clayton Brothers Sextet 

With Terell Stafford, trumpet, Wycliffe Gordon, trombone, Jeff Clayton, sax, John Clayton, bass, and Lewis Nash, drums

Vail Jazz Festival

Grand Ballroom

Vail Marriott Mountain Resort

715 W. Lionshead Circle

Vail, CO 81657

(888) VAILJAM, or (888) 824-5526

http://vailjazz.org/performances/labor-day-weekend-line-up.html


Sunday, Sept. 2, at 8:40 p.m.

Bill in trumpeter Byron Stripling's Multimedia Salute to Dizzy Gillespie

With Jeff Clayton, sax, Joe Sanders, bass, and Lewis Nash, drums

Vail Jazz Festival

Grand Ballroom

Vail Marriott Mountain Resort

715 W. Lionshead Circle

Vail, CO 81657

(888) VAILJAM, or (888) 824-5526

http://vailjazz.org/performances/labor-day-weekend-line-up.html


Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at 3:30 p.m.

Bill in Wycliffe Gordon's "The History of the Trombone"

With James Carter, sax, Terell Stafford, trumpet, John Clayton, bass, and Ernie Adams, drums

Vail Jazz Festival

Jazz tent at Vail Square outside the Arrabelle hotel 

Vail, CO 81657

(888) VAILJAM, or (888) 824-5526

http://vailjazz.org/performances/labor-day-weekend-line-up.html


Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at 8:40 p.m.

Bill Cunliffe's Multimedia Salute to Dave Brubeck

With Jeff Clayton, sax, John Clayton, bass, and Lewis Nash, drums

Vail Jazz Festival

Grand Ballroom

Vail Marriott Mountain Resort

715 W. Lionshead Circle

Vail, CO 81657

(888) VAILJAM, or (888) 824-5526

http://vailjazz.org/performances/labor-day-weekend-line-up.html


Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, at 7:10 p.m.

Bill with the Clayton Brothers Sextet 

With Terell Stafford, trumpet, Wycliffe Gordon, trombone, Jeff Clayton, sax, John Clayton, bass, and Lewis Nash, drums

Vail Jazz Festival

Jazz tent at Vail Square outside the Arrabelle hotel 

Vail, CO 81657

(888) VAILJAM, or (888) 824-5526

http://vailjazz.org/performances/labor-day-weekend-line-up.html


Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill with vocalist Julie Kelly

With Joe La Barbera, drums, Larry Koonse, guitar, and Bob Sheppard, sax

Vitello's 

4349 Tujunga Ave.

Studio City, CA 91604

(818) 769-0905

www.vitellosjazz.com 


Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012, at 9 p.m.

Bill with the Joe La Barbera Quintet

Celebrating release of the quintet's CD "Silver Streams" on the Jazz Compass label

Including Bill's suite "Silver Streams," a tribute to Horace Silver

Blue Whale

123 Astronaut E.S. Onizuka St., Suite 301

Los Angeles, CA 90012

(213) 620-0908

http://bluewhalemusic.com


Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill Plays Brubeck

Multimedia presentation on the music of Dave Brubeck

Nighttown

12387 Cedar Road 

Cleveland Heights, OH 44106

(216) 795-0550

http://nighttowncleveland.com


Friday, July 27, 2012, at 9:35 p.m., and Saturday, July 28, 2012, at 10:45 p.m.
Bill with vocalist Kathy Wade and the Macy's Music Festival All-Star Band

Macy's Music Festival 

Paul Brown Stadium

Cincinnati, OH 45202

(800) 452-3132

http://www.macysmusicfestival.com


Wednesday, July 25, 2012, at 6 and 7:30 p.m. 

Bill with vocalist Jackie Ryan at Sunset Jazz at Newport

With Ryan McGillicuddy, bass, Dean Koba, drums, and special guest Rickey Woodard, sax

Rose Garden

Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa

900 Newport Center Drive

Newport Beach, CA 92660

(949) 759-5003

http://www.westcoastjazzparty.com


Saturday, July 21, 2012, at 7:30 p.m. 

Bill Cunliffe Trio

With Todd Coolman, bass, and Tim Horner, drums

Brubeck Room

Wilton Library

137 Old Ridgefield Rd.

Wilton, CT 06897

(203) 762-3950

http://www.wiltonlibrary.org/category/events


Friday, July 20, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill with singer Ann Hampton Callaway

Bear's Den Showroom

Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel

310 Fourth St.

Niagara Falls, NY 14303

(716) 852-5000

http://www.senecaniagaracasino.com/bears-den.cfm 


Tuesday, July 17, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. (two sets)

Bill Cunliffe and Pat Senatore (bass) Duo

Vibrato Grill Jazz

2930 Beverly Glen Circle

Bel-Air, CA 90077

(310) 474-9400

http://www.vibratogrilljazz.com


Saturday, July 7, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill with the Joe La Barbera Quintet

Alvas Showroom 

1417 W. 8th St.

San Pedro, CA 90732

(800) 403-3447

http://www.alvasshowroom.com/calendar.php


Thursday, July 5, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill with Skidmore Jazz Institute faculty sextet

Pat La Barbera, sax, Bobby Shew, trumpet, Curtis Fuller, trombone, Todd Coolman, bass, Dennis Mackrel, drums

Zankel Music Center

Skidmore College

815 N. Broadway

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

(518) 580-5546

http://cms.skidmore.edu/odsp/jazz/index.cfm


Thursday, June 28, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill with Skidmore Jazz Institute faculty sextet

Pat La Barbera, sax, Bobby Shew, trumpet, 

Curtis Fuller, trombone, Todd Coolman, bass, Dennis Mackrel, drums

Zankel Music Center

Skidmore College

815 N. Broadway

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

(518) 580-5546

cms.skidmore.edu/odsp/jazz/index.cfm 


Sunday, June 24, 2012, 6 and 10 p.m. 

Bill with the Joe La Barbera Quintet

Rochester International Jazz Festival

Montage

50 Chestnut Plaza

Rochester, NY 14604

(585) 232-8380

www.rochesterjazz.com


Saturday, June 23, 2012, 5:45 and 7:45 p.m.

Bill plays solo piano

Rochester International Jazz Festival

Hatch Recital Hall

Eastman School of Music

433 E. Main St.

Rochester, NY 14604

(585) 454-2060

www.rochesterjazz.com


Friday, June 22, 2012, 7:15 and 9:15 p.m.

Bill with the John La Barbera Big Band

Rochester International Jazz Festival

City of Rochester Jazz Street Stage

Gibbs Street at East Avenue

Rochester, NY 14604

(585) 454-2060

www.rochesterjazz.com


Friday, June 15, and Saturday, June 16, 2012, at 8:30 p.m.

Bill with singer Freda Payne

With Ryan McGillicuddy, bass, and Jake Reed, drums

Catalina Jazz Club

6725 W Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028

(323) 466-2210

http://www.catalinajazzclub.com

Reservations: http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/VenueListings.action?venueId=19513 


Wednesday, June 13, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill with the Joe La Barbera Quintet

Vitello's 
4349 Tujunga Ave.
Studio City, CA 91604

(818) 769-0905
www.vitellosjazz.com 


Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at 8 and 9:45 p.m.

Bill Cunliffe Trio at the Kitano

With Boris Koslov, bass, and Tim Horner, drums

Kitano Hotel

66 Park Ave. at 38th St. 

New York, NY 10016

(212) 885-7119

http://www.kitano.com/Jazz-Schedule 


Saturday, June 2, 2012, at 8 and 9:45 p.m.

Bill with the Harry Allen Quartet at the Kitano

Harry Allen, sax, Joel Forbes, bass, Chuck Riggs, drums

Kitano Hotel

66 Park Ave. at 38th St. 

New York, NY 10016

(212) 885-7119

http://www.kitano.com/Jazz-Schedule 


Friday, May 25, 2012, at noon
"Big Band Monk"
Bill conducts the Cal State Fullerton Jazz Orchestra
In Oliver Nelson's arrangements of Thelonious Monk tunes
Part of the L.A. Jazz Institute's "Jivin' in Bebop" festival
Marqiuis Ballroom
Los Angeles Airport Marriott 
5855 W. Century Blvd. 
Los Angeles, CA 90045

Tickets: $15; (562) 200-5477
www.lajazzinstitute.org
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/laxap-los-angeles-airport-marriott/


Thursday, May 24, 2012, at 3 p.m.

Bill plays Mary Lou Williams' "The Zodiac Suite" with chamber orchestra 

A rare public performance of the 12-movement suite, composed in 1945

Part of the L.A. Jazz Institute’s “Jivin’ in Bebop” festival

Marquis Ballroom

Los Angeles Airport Marriott 

5855 W. Century Blvd. 

Los Angeles, CA 90045

Tickets: $20; (562) 200-5477
www.lajazzinstitute.org
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/laxap-los-angeles-airport-marriott/


Friday, May 18, 2012, at 9 p.m.

Bill with the Joe La Barbera Quintet

Blue Whale
123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St., Ste 301
Los Angeles, CA 90012

(213) 620-0908
www.bluewhalemusic.com 

Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill with guitarist Mundell Lowe on KSDS 88.3 FM Jazz Live

Lyman Saville Theatre

San Diego City College

C Street between 14th and 15th Streets

San Diego, CA 92101 

(619) 388-3037

http://www.jazz88.org/sch_jazzlive.php


Sunday, May 13, 2012, at 7:30 p.m.
Bill Cunliffe Trio
with Darek Oles, bass, and Joe La Barbera, drums
Mother's Day dinner and show
Vitello's 
4349 Tujunga Ave.
Studio City, CA 91604

$35 per person, includes a rose and a three-course dinner; tax and gratuity not included 
(818) 769-0905
www.vitellosjazz.com

Saturday, May 12, 2012, at 9 p.m.

Bill Cunliffe Trio

with Dave Robaire, bass, and Jake Reed, drums 

Blue Whale
123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St., Ste 301
Los Angeles, CA 90012

(213) 620-0908
www.bluewhalemusic.com

Thursday, May 6, 2012, at 11 a.m.

Bill at L.A. Jazz Society benefit concert/brunch 

for the Bill Green Mentorship Program

With John Belzaguy, bass, Dave Koonse, guitar, Ira Nepus, trombone, Roger Neumann, sax, Kye Palmer, trumpet, Dave Tull, drums, and student bands 

Catalina Bar and Grill:
6725 W Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028

(323) 466-2210
http://www.lajazz.org/BillGreenMentorshipProgram.html


Thursday, May 3, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill conducts Fullerton Jazz Big Band and Latin Ensemble

with guest composer/arranger/pianist David Torres

Meng Concert Hall

Cal State Fullerton

800 N. State College Blvd.

Fullerton, CA 92834

(657) 278-3371

http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/music/2011-2012events/may2012.html


Friday, April 27, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill conducts the Cal State Fullerton Jazz Orchestra

with Gary Foster, saxophone, and Tom Ranier, piano

Meng Concert Hall

Cal State Fullerton

800 N. State College Blvd.

Fullerton, CA 92834

(657) 278-3371

http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/music/2011-2012events/april2012.html 


Thursday, April 26, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill leads Cal State Fullerton Jazz Small Groups

Benton Minor Hall, CPAC-119

Clayes Performing Arts Center

Cal State Fullerton

800 N. State College Blvd.

Fullerton, CA 92834

(657) 278-3371

http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/music/2011-2012events/april2012.html


Tuesday, April 24, 2012, at 7:30 p.m.

Bill with the Temple University Sinfonia

Luis Biava, conductor

Premiere of Bill's concerto for piano, trumpet and orchestra

Temple Performing Arts Center

Boyer College of Music and Dance

Philadelphia, PA 19122

(215) 204-8301 


Friday, April 20, 2012, at 6 p.m.

Bill with the Darek Oles Quartet

with saxophonist Chris Potter and drummer Joe La Barbera

Wroclaw Jazz Festival

Wroclaw, Poland


Friday, April 13, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill and his Latin band Imaginación

KJazz 88.1 FM and Vitello's Latin Jazz Night

With Kye Palmer, trumpet, Bob Sheppard, sax, 

Bob McChesney, trombone, John Belzaguy, bass, 

Walter Rodriguez, drums, and special guest Luis Conte on percussion

Vitello's 
4349 Tujunga Ave.
Studio City, CA 91604

(818) 769-0905
www.vitellosjazz.com 

$20 cover


Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill (on organ) with the Ron Escheté Trio 

Steamers Jazz Club and Cafe
138 W. Commonwealth Ave.
Fullerton, CA 92832

(714) 871-8800
www.steamerscafe.com


Thursday, April 5, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill conducts Cal State Fullerton jazz big bands and Latin Ensemble

Steamers Jazz Club and Cafe
138 W. Commonwealth Ave.
Fullerton, CA 92832

(714) 871-8800
www.steamerscafe.com


Thursday, March 29, 2012, at 5:30 p.m.

Soiree with Bill Cunliffe

Vail Jazz Foundation Winter Jazz Series

At the home of Wing and Maureen Mayer

Edwards, CO

888-VAILJAM, or (888) 824-5526

www.vailjazz.org


Thursday, March 22, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill with the Joe La Barbera Quintet

Joe La Barbera, drums, Bob Sheppard, sax,

John Daversa, trumpet, Tom Warrington, bass

Vitello's 

4349 Tujunga Ave.

Studio City, CA 91604

(818) 769-0905

www.vitellosjazz.com


Wednesday, March 21, 2012, at 7:30 p.m.

Bill conducts the Fullerton Jazz Orchestra at Cerritos Center

Part of the "What Makes It Great?" series hosted by composer and commentator Rob Kapilow,
who examines Duke Ellington's "Such Sweet Thunder" with Bill and the FJO

Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts

12700 Center Court Drive

Cerritos, CA 90703

Info: (562) 916-8501; tickets: (800) 300-4345 (562) 916-8500

or: ticketoffice@cerritoscenter.com

http://www.cerritoscenter.com/tickets/production.aspx?productionSeasonId=3696

http://www.robkapilow.com/


Saturday, March 17, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill plays his Jazz Rondo for piano and orchestra

and "Rhapsody in Blue" with the Huntington (W.Va.) Symphony Orchestra

Kimo Furumoto, conductor

Keith Albee Performing Arts Center

1021 4th Ave. 

Huntington, WV 25701

(304) 781-8343

http://huntingtonsymphony.org


Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill directs Cal State Fullerton jazz combos

Minor Recital Hall

Cal State Fullerton

800 N. State College Blvd.

Fullerton, CA 92834

(657) 278-3371

http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/music/2011-2012events/march2012.html


Thursday, March 8, 2012, at 8 p.m. 

Bill conducts the Fullerton Jazz Orchestra and the Fullerton Jazz Big Band

With Johnny Coppola, vocals  

Music of Duke Ellington and Frank Sinatra

Meng Concert Hall

Cal State Fullerton

800 N. State College Blvd.

Fullerton, CA 92834

(657) 278-3371

http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/music/2011-2012events/march2012.html


Monday, March 5, 2012, at 7 p.m.

Bill with the Harry Allen Quartet at Feinstein's

Also with Wycliffe Gordon and John Allred, trombones; and Jeremy Pelt, trumpet

Feinstein's at Loews Regency

540 Park Avenue (61st St.)

New York, NY, 10065

(212) 339-4095

http://feinsteinsattheregency.com/performance.php?id=493


Sunday, March 4, 2012, at 4 p.m.

Bill premieres his Jazz Rondo for piano and orchestra

and plays "Rhapsody in Blue" with the CSU Fullerton University Symphony Orchestra 

Kimo Furumoto, conductor

Meng Concert Hall

800 N. State College Blvd.

Fullerton, CA 92834

(657) 278-3371

http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/music/2011-2012events/march2012.html


Thursday, March 1, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill leads the Fullerton Jazz Orchestra

With guest artists John Hollenbeck, composer and drummer, 

and Theo Bleckmann, vocalist

Meng Concert Hall

Cal State Fullerton

800 N. State College Blvd.

Fullerton, CA 92834

(657) 278-3371

http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/music/2011-2012events/march2012.html


Monday, Feb. 20, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill with Trimotif at Vitello's

Improvisatory Minds: Jazz-Inspired Chamber Music Volume 3

Vitello's 

4349 Tujunga Ave.

Studio City, CA 91604

(818) 769-0905

www.vitellosjazz.com


Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012, at 1:15 and 5:50 p.m.

Bill at the Newport Beach Jazz Party

With Houston Person and other jazz greats

Marriott Newport Beach Hotel and Spa

900 Newport Center Drive

Newport Beach, CA 92660

(949) 759-5003

www.newportbeachjazzparty.com


Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012, 9 a.m. and 11:15 a.m.

Premiere of Bill's Jazz Mass by All Saints Choir

All Saints Church

132 N. Euclid Ave.

Pasadena, CA 91101

http://www.allsaints-pas.org

(626) 796-1172


Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill plays solo piano in Ojai

Ojai Valley Community Church

907 El Centro St.

Ojai, CA 93023

Ojai Jazz Concerts event

Contact: Rich Tell at richardtell@sbcglobal.net or (805) 746-0936

www.tinyurl.com/ojaijazz8


Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012, at 8 p.m.
Bill and Imaginación
Vitello's.
4349 Tujunga Ave.

Studio City, CA 91604

(818) 769-0905
www.vitellosjazz.com 


Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012, at 6 p.m. 

Bill Cunliffe Trio

Hotel Laguna, Laguna Room

425 S. Coast Highway

Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Cover: $12 online, $15 at the door

http://lagunabeachlive.org/concerts/2011/12/22/jazz-wednesdays-winter-series-2/

Information: (949) 715-9713


Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at 5 p.m.

Bill at All Saints Church jazz vespers with guitarist Paul Viapiano and bassist Darek Oles

All Saints Church

132 N. Euclid Ave.

Pasadena, CA 91101

(626) 583-2725

Free; goodwill offering accepted

http://www.allsaints-pas.org/worship/jazz-vespers/


Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill with singer Freda Payne

Annenberg Theater

Palm Springs Art Museum

101 Museum Drive

Palm Springs, CA 92262

(760) 325-4490

http://www.psmuseum.org/performance/performance_schedule.php 


Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012, at 7 p.m.

Bill with the Ellington Saxophone Project

Palm Desert High School Performing Arts Center

74910 Aztec Rd.

Palm Desert, CA 92260

With Pete Christlieb, Gene Cipriano, Gary Foster, Don Shelton, Gary Smulyan, Joe La Barbera and Tom Warrington

American Jazz Institute/Pete Carlson's event

$25; free for students

(800) 600-3263


Friday, Jan. 13, 2012, at 8 p.m.

Bill with the Ellington Saxophone Project

Morgan Auditorium, Founders Hall

University of La Verne

1950 3rd St.

La Verne, CA 91750

With Pete Christlieb, Gene Cipriano, Gary Foster, Don Shelton, Gary Smulyan, Joe La Barbera and Tom Warrington

American Jazz Institute event

Free

(626) 497-5359

http://sites.laverne.edu/music/concert-series/

http://laverne.edu/locations/laverne/ 


Friday, Jan. 6, 2012, at 7 p.m.

Bill Cunliffe Trio 

Pete Carlson's Golf & Tennis

73-741 Hwy 111

Palm Desert, CA 92260

With Darek Oles, bass, and Joe La Barbera, drums

American Jazz Institute event

$15; free for students

http://amjazzin.com/events/events_main.htm


Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, at 8 p.m.
Bill (on organ) with the Ron Escheté Trio 
Steamers Jazz Club and Cafe
138 W. Commonwealth Ave.
Fullerton, CA 92832

(714) 871-8800
www.steamerscafe.com