Good Music and Warm Weather, Feb. 19 at the Black Fox

Here’s the scene outside my house as a write this note. It’s what everyone in the Washington region is seeing, waiting (so we’re told) for yet another layer of snow tonight. The weariness has surely set in, but consider this: the forecast shows that it will be 60 degrees on Wednesday, February 19. Coincidentally, thatContinue reading “Good Music and Warm Weather, Feb. 19 at the Black Fox”


Next Gig: January 15 at Black Fox

I’m back at the Black Fox Lounge, Wednesday, January 1, 8 to 11 p.m., after a surprisingly strong turnout this past New Year’s Day. Joining me (vocals) will be Oren Levine (piano) and Eliot Seppa (bass) playing Great American Songbook jazz classics and much more. We’ll be in the street-level window of the the BlackContinue reading “Next Gig: January 15 at Black Fox”

Next Gig: Two Great Traditions on One Night, December 18

You may or may not know that I’ve recently started my own business. Like any self-respecting American company, I figured mine must have a holiday party. So I asked the Special Projects Division of my company to assign a Holiday Party Task Force, made up of some of the most tasteful party experts. Their assignment:Continue reading “Next Gig: Two Great Traditions on One Night, December 18”

Music for the End of the World — Oct. 16 at Black Fox Lounge

How will you be spending the final hours before the U.S. Government defaults on its debts? Watching Wolf Blitzer and the “Best Damn Political Team in the Solar System”(TM) search for new ways to describe the crisis, as the countdown clock ticks away in the corner of the screen? Taking inventory of skids of cannedContinue reading “Music for the End of the World — Oct. 16 at Black Fox Lounge”

Back to Fusion, December 23

We had so much fun at Fusion Restaurant on November 18 that owner Barry Dindyal has asked us to return — this time on Sunday, December 23, from 7 to 9:30. With me on vocals, with Oren Levine (piano), George Oakley (reeds and woodwinds) and Scott Giambusso (bass) will be playing. Cost: $10 suggested atContinue reading “Back to Fusion, December 23”