Here is our latest update news:
We shot an outdoor video last week at Westchester Square to announce our upcoming gigs for October and also to bring attention to the great work being done by the folks at the Business Improvement District at Westchester Square, Bronx, NY . Excerpts will be shown at our local TV date for Monday, October 3rd at 10 to 11 AM on http://bronxnet.org. The station will continue airing the “live” performance at the TV studio for a few weeks after on the website. Search “Lou Volpe” at the site. Such wonderful and talented people at the Bronxnet at Lehman College network. Cannot thank them enough for getting the word out about our upcoming gigs and for their truly professional work.
Our cameraman (Felipe Garcia) and our announcer/interviewer (Arlene Mukoko) will be at our gig coming up at Showman’s Jazz in Harlem at 375 West 125th Street, Friday night October 7th. The band will feature the Lou Volpe Quartet with Pete Levin on the organ, Rich Syracuse on bass and one of the best in Harlem and NYC, John Cooksey on drums. See our schedule http://louvolpejazz.com/shows/ for details.
Jazz Guitar will be back with WBLS radio jock “Doctor” Bob Lee on his morning show “OPEN” at 10 to 11 AM on Monday October 3rd.. You can see the the show at http://bronxnet.org.
We are back at the Starving Artist (Sunday, October 2nd) and the Glenpointe Marriott (Tuesday October 4th) doing the new solo guitar show. http://louvolpejazz.com/shows has all the info.
So this week it’s Amalfi on Saturday (10/1), Starving Artist (10/2), Bronxnet TV (10/3), Glenpointe Marriott (10/4), Showman’s (10/7) and Amalfi again (10/8). Hope you can catch us on one of these dates.
We are delighted to be booked at the Birdland jazz club for the very first time! Jazz guitar will be performing and a super talented vocalist named Diaz. More details coming up in our next “What’s New” update.