UPCOMING SHOWS

Social Irrigation Series, Botanical Gardens - Max Wellman 7

06.22.17 |5:30pm

Des Moines, US

Max Wellman (vocals), Dave Rezek (trumpet, flugelhorn), Damani Phillips (arranger, alto), Nate Ferguson (bari), Ron Roberts (guitar), Steve Charlson (bass), and Fabio Augustinis (drums)

Sunday Tunes Series, Summerset Winery: Tony Valdez Large Band

07.02.17 |2-5pm

Indianoloa

Jazz in July, Bondurant Regional Trailhead: Dave Rezek's Alpha State Agents

07.07.17 |6:30-9pm

Bondurant, IA, US

Private Event, Iowa Capitol: Steve Lippia with the Little Big Band

07.11.17

Des Moines, US

Noce Jazz & Cabaret: 'Kind Of Blue' w/ The Peter Roberts Band

07.14.17 |8pm

Des Moines

w/ Peter Roberts, piano; Dave Rezek, trumpet; Damani Phillips, alto; Robert Espe, tenor; Steve Charlson, bass; Jamie Cord, drums.

Noce Jazz & Cabaret: 'Kind Of Blue' w/ The Peter Roberts Band

07.15.17 |8pm

Des Moines, US

w/ Peter Roberts, piano; Dave Rezek, trumpet; Damani Phillips, alto; Robert Espe, tenor; Steve Charlson, bass; Jamie Cord, drums.

Jazz in July, Norwalk City Park: Bryan Schumacker Quintet

07.16.17 |6:30pm

Norwalk, IA, US

Bryan Schumacker (tenor), Dave Rezek (trumpet, flugelhorn), Jason Danielson (piano), Dave Altemeier (bass), Mark Grimm (drums)

Private Event, World Food Prize: Max Wellman Quintet

07.21.17

Des Moines

Jazz in July, Copper Creek Lake Park: Max Wellman 7

07.28.17 |6:30pm

Pleasant Hill, IA, US

Max Wellman (vocals), Dave Rezek (trumpet, flugelhorn), Damani Phillips (arranger, alto), Nate Ferguson (bari), Ron Roberts (guitar), Steve Charlson (bass), and Benjamin Poppen (drums)

Jazz in July Finale, Valley Junction Railroad Park: 'Ceptet

07.29.17 |6:30pm

West Des Moines

w/ Dave Rezek, trumpet; Gabe Scheid, alto; Dave Bohl, tenor; Brian Martin, trombone/arranger; Jason Danielson, piano/arranger; Dave Altemeier, bass/arranger; Mark Grimm, drums.

Iowa Stock 2017, Iowa Strong Stage; Des Moines Big Band

09.01.17 |5pm

St. Charles, IA


PAST SHOWS

SEASON FINALE Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

05.31.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Guest: John Kizilarmut, drums/vibes and KC friends TBD

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

05.24.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Intermission: Merrill Middle School Jazz Band

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

05.17.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Intermission: Valley HS Studio Jazz Band

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

05.10.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Intermission: North HS Jazz Band

Max Wellman & Des Moines Big Band: Music of Sinatra @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

05.05.17 |7 & 9pm shows

Des Moines, IA, US

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

05.03.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Intermission: Saydel HS Jazz 1

Jazz at Five: Bryan Schumacker Quintet @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

04.28.17 |5-7pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Bryan Schumacker (tenor), Dave Rezek (trumpet, flugelhorn), Jason Danielson (piano), Dave Altemeier (bass), Mark Grimm (drums)

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

04.26.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Guest: Will Campbell, alto saxophone
Intermission: Johnston HS Jazz Syndicate

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

04.19.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Intermission: Norwalk HS Jazz 1

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

04.12.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Intermission: Ankeny JS Jazz Ensemble

Max Wellman & Des Moines Big Band: Music of Sinatra @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

04.07.17 |7 & 9pm shows

Des Moines, IA, US

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

04.05.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Intermission: Community Jazz Center (CJC) Big Band

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

03.29.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Intermission: Valley HS Jazz Ensemble

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

03.22.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Guest: Adam Larson, tenor saxophone
Intermission: Waukee HS Jazz One

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

03.15.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Intermission: Urbandale Community Swing Band

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

03.08.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Guest: Dick Oatts, alto saxophone
Intermission: University of Northern Iowa Jazz One

Adjudicator/Clinician, Hoover Jazz Fest

03.04.17 |All day

Des Moines, IA

Max Wellman 7 @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

03.03.17 |7 & 9pm shows

Des Moines, IA, US

Max Wellman (vocals), Dave Rezek (trumpet, flugelhorn), Damani Phillips (arranger, alto), Nate Ferguson (bari), Ron Roberts (guitar), Steve Charlson (bass), and Benjamin Poppen (drums)

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

03.01.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Intermission: Indianola HS Jazz 1

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

02.22.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Guest: Justin Kisor, trumpet
Intermission: Valley HS Jazz Orchestra

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

02.15.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Intermission: Johnston HS Jazz Combo

Max Wellman & Des Moines Big Band: Music of Sinatra @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

02.14.17 |7 & 9pm shows

Des Moines, IA, US

Clinician, Performance - Creative Music Studio Faculty - SE Polk JazzFest

02.11.17 |9am - 5pm

Des Moines, IA

with Susie Miget and Don Jaques

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

02.08.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Guest: Sue Oatts, vocals

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

02.01.17 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Intermission: Roosevelt HS Lab Band

Adjudicator/Clinician, Hoover Jazz Fest

03.05.16 |All day

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

02.24.16 |7-10:00pm

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

02.17.16 |7-10:00pm

Clinician, Performance - Creative Music Studio Faculty - SE Polk Jazz Festival

02.13.16 |9am - 5pm

US

with Susie Miget and Don Jaques

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

02.10.16 |7-10:00pm

Parranderos Latin Combo @ Wooly's

02.06.16 |9pm

Des Moines, US

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

02.03.16 |7-10:00pm

Parranderos Latin Combo @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

01.29.16 |7-10:00pm

Dave Rezek Quartet @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

01.28.16 |7-10:00pm

with Ben Chappell - guitar, Alex Pershounin - bass, and Sam Mogerman - drums

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

01.27.16 |7-10:00pm

US

with Ankeny Centennial High School Jazz I performing at intermission

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

01.20.16 |7-10:00pm

US

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

01.13.16 |7-10:00pm

US

Des Moines Big Band @ Noce Jazz & Cabaret

01.06.16 |7-10:30pm

US

Adjudicator, SCIBA Jazz Festival

12.12.15 |All Day

Winterset, IA US

Scottish Rite Consistory - Turner Center Jazz Orchestra featuring vocalist Kathy Wade

10.02.15 |7pm

Des Moines, US

Parranderos Latin Combo @ Latino Heritage Festival

09.27.15 |TBD

Des Moines, US

Parranderos Latin Combo @ Latino Heritage Festival

09.26.15 |TBD

Des Moines, US

Parranderos Latin Combo @ Osceola Latino Festival

09.20.15 |3pm

US

Parranderos Latin Combo @ Viva Quad Cities

09.19.15 |7-9pm

Davenport, US

Parranderos Latin Combo @ Wildwood Smokehouse & Saloon

09.12.15 |10pm

Iowa City, US

Bob Washut Nonet: Kenny Wheeler Project @ University of Northern Iowa, Bengtson Auditorium

09.11.15 |7:30pm

Cedar Falls, US

Saxes
Robert Espe-alto, Chris Merz-tenor, Nolan Schroeder-tenor, Ann Bradfield-bari

Trumpets
Chris Van Leeuwen, Randy Grabowski, Dave Rezek

Trombones
Chris Buckholz, Anthony Williams

Rhythm
Bob Washut-piano, Alex Pershounin-bass, John Kizilarmut-drums

Arrangers: Paul McKee, Chris Merz, Mike Conrad, Brent Zvacek, David Caffey, Asuka Kakitani and Bob Washut.

Parranderos @ 1st Annual Fiesta Latina (celebrating 15 yrs of El Latino newspaper)

08.30.15 |7-10pm

Des Moines, E Grand between E 15th & E 17th, US

Parranderos Latin Combo @ Ingersoll LIVE stage

08.29.15 |5-6:30pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Parranderos Latin Combo @ First Christian Church - Jazz Breakfast in Havana

08.29.15 |10am-12pm

Des Moines, US

Paul Haar Quintet @ Jazz Happy Hour in The Basement

08.14.15 |5:30-7:30pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Paul Haar - saxophones, Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn, Peter Bouffard - guitar, Karl McComas-Reichl - bass, John Kizilarmut - drums

Parranderos Latin Combo - Private Event

08.01.15 |Evening

US

Parranderos Latin Combo at Star Bar

07.29.15 |9pm-12:30am

Des Moines, US

Jazz in July: Parranderos Latin Combo at Waveland Golf Course

07.11.15 |6:30pm

Des Moines, IA, US

80/35 Festival: Parranderos Latin Combo - Nationwide Stage (free stage)

07.11.15 |4pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Jazz in July: Dave Rezek’s Alpha State Agents at Terrace Hill

07.09.15 |6:30pm

Des Moines, IA, US

Agents: Dave Rezek, trumpet; Chris Steinke, alto; Chris Merz, tenor; Chris Walck, bone; Jason Danielson, piano; Scott Barnum, bass; John Kizilarmut, drums.

Jazz in July: Eric Thompson's Fun-Time Music Hour at Lion's Park

07.04.15 |6:30pm

Urbandale, IA, US

Eric Thompson - drums; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Brett Messenger - trumpet/flugelhorn; Chris Merz - saxophones; Mike Conrad - keys; Greg Mazunik - bass

Iowa City Jazz Festival: COLOSSUS Big Band

07.03.15 |3pm, Main Stage

Iowa City, IA, US

Parranderos Latin Combo at Chips Restaurant

07.03.15 |10pm

Ankeny, IA, US

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

04.27.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Eric Thompson's Fun-Time Music Hour - Jazz Happy Hour in The Basement, Des Moines Social Club

04.24.15 |5:30-7:30pm

Des Moines, US

Eric Thompson - drums; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Brett Messenger - trumpet/flugelhorn; Chris Merz - saxophones; Mike Conrad - keys; Greg Mazunik - bass

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

04.20.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center - Intermission Guest Drake University Jazz Combos

04.13.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Susie Miget's Creative Music Studio Jazz Quintet - Jazz Happy Hour in The Basement, Des Moines Social Club

04.10.15 |5:30-7:30pm

Des Moines, US

Susie Miget - bass, vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Tanner Taylor - keys; Sam Mogerman - drums

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

04.06.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

03.30.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

COLOSSUS Big Band @ Waterloo West HS

03.26.15 |7-8:30pm

Waterloo, IA, US

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

03.23.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

03.16.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Des Moines Big Band at Drake University, North American Saxophone Alliance

03.13.15 |TBD

Des Moines, US

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

03.09.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Clinician, Hoover Jazz Fest

03.07.15 |All day

Des Moines, US

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

03.02.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Parranderos Latin Combo at Star Bar

02.25.15 |9pm-12:30am

Des Moines, US

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

02.23.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

02.16.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Valentine's Day with Max Wellman Big Band @ The Basement, Des Moines Social Club

02.14.15 |8pm

US

Clinician, Performance - Creative Music Studio Faculty - SE Polk Jazz Festival

02.14.15 |10am - 2pm

US

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

02.09.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Dave Rezek Quintet @ Continental

02.07.15 |9p-12a

Des Moines, US

Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Chris Merz - saxophones; Ben Chappell - guitar; Dave Altemeier - bass; George McCutchen - drums.

Clinician - Jack Oatts Jazz Festival

02.07.15

Earlham, US

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

02.02.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Clinician, Performance - Ankeny Jazzorama

01.31.15

Ankeny, US

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

01.26.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Parranderos Latin Combo at Star Bar

01.21.15 |9pm-12:30am

Des Moines, US

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

01.19.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

COLOSSUS Big Band @ The Redstone Room, River Music Experience

01.18.15 |6-8pm

Davenport

Eric Thompson's Fun-Time Music Hour @ The Mill - Jazz After Five

01.16.15 |5-7pm

Iowa City, US

Eric Thompson - drums; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Brett Messenger - trumpet/flugelhorn; Damani Phillips - saxophones; Mike Conrad - keys; Drew Morton - bass

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

01.12.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

01.05.15 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

12.22.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Parranderos Latin Combo & DJ Zan @ Gas Lamp - TOQUE Rockola

12.20.14 |9pm-1:30am

Des Moines, US

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

12.15.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Parranderos Latin Combo - Spanish Harlem Orchestra After Party @ Turner Jazz Center, Drake University

12.13.14 |9-11pm

Des Moines, US

Dave Rezek Quintet @ Jazz Happy Hour in The Basement at Des Moines Social Club

12.12.14

Des Moines, US

Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn, Don Jaques - saxophones, Jason Danielson - piano, Scott Barnum - bass, Tim Crumley - drums

Parranderos Latin Combo at Star Bar

12.10.14 |9pm-12:30am

Des Moines, US

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

12.08.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

COLOSSUS Big Band @ The Mill - Jazz After Five

12.05.14 |5pm

Iowa City, US

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

12.01.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive, US

86th & Hickman, just west of Slumberland

Erick Thompson's Fun-Time Music Hour @ Campbell Steele Gallery

11.14.14 |7-10pm

Cedar Rapids

Dave Rezek, trumpet; Brett Messenger, trumpet; Damani Phillips, alto; Mike Conrad, piano; Greg Mazunik, bass; Erick Thompson, drums

Betsy Hickock Quartet @ The GrapeVine

11.07.14 |7-9pm

Clive

Max Wellman Big Band at Private Event

10.28.14

Parranderos Latin Combo at Star Bar

10.15.14 |9pm-12:30am

Des Moines

Parranderos Latin Combo at Private Event

09.27.14

Parranderos Latin Combo @ World Food Fest, Corona Stage - Walnut St & E. 1st St

09.21.14 |1-2:30pm and 3-5pm

Des Moines

Cedar Walton Nonet Concert - Bengtson Auditorium, University of Northern Iowa

09.12.14 |6:30pm

Cedar Falls

Randy Grabowski, Dave Rezek, trumpets; Michael Conrad, trombone; Robert Espe, alto; Chris Merz, tenor; Ann Bradfield, bari; Bob Washut, piano; Mark Urness, bass; john Kizilarmut, drums

Synergy Jazz Foundation Second Monday @ the Ritual Cafe: Betsy Hickock Quartet

09.08.14 |7-9pm

Des Moines

Parranderos Latin Combo @ Latino Heritage Festival, Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheater

09.07.14 |3:45-4:45pm

Des Moines

Dave Rezek Quartet @ the Continental

09.06.14 |9pm-12am

Des Moines

w/ Jason Danielson - piano, Scott Barnum - bass, John Kizilarmut - drums

Parranderos Latin Combo @ Latino Heritage Festival, Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheater

09.06.14 |3:45-4:45pm

Des Moines

COLOSSUS Big Band, Jazz Under the Stars @ Noelridge Park (rain location Parlor City Pub)

08.21.14 |7-9:15pm

Cedar Rapids

4900 Council St NE

Parranderos Latin Combo at Star Bar

08.20.14 |9pm-12:30am

Des Moines

Parranderos Latin Combo @ Latino Heritage Festival on the Ped Mall

08.16.14 |7-9pm

Iowa City

Parranderos Latin Combo at Warren Morrow Memorial Concert @ Woolly's

08.02.14 |Midnight-1:30am

Des Moines

Des Moines Big Band at Music Under the Canopy Jazz Fest, Brenton Skating Plaza

08.02.14 |4:30-5:30pm

Des Moines

Parranderos Latin Combo at Music Under the Canopy Jazz Fest, Brenton Skating Plaza

08.01.14 |8-9pm

Des Moines

Second Friday Happy Hour - rooftop jazz @ Des Moines Social Club: Damani Phillips & Friends

07.25.14 |5:30-7:30pm

Des Moines

Join the Synergy Jazz Foundation and DMSC on our rooftop patio this summer for our Second Friday Happy Hour series (July's moved to 7/25), a free jazz concert series featuring a diverse roster of local jazz musicians as well as occasional performances by touring musicians from all over the country. Take in the late afternoon weather, sit and have a drink with friends, and enjoy the outdoor performances in the heart of downtown. July's group will feature Damani Phillips on alto, Dave Rezek on trumpet, Jon Snell on keyboard, Steve Charlson on bass, and Andrew Rogers on drums.

Jazz in July: Betsy Hickock Quartet @ Johnston Public Library

07.20.14 |6:30-8pm

Johnston - 6700 Merle Hay Road

Betsy Hickock - vocals, Dave Rezek - trumpet, Ron Roberts - guitar, Steve Charlson - bass.

Parranderos Latin Combo at Star Bar

07.16.14 |9pm-12:30am

Des Moines

Jazz in July: Dave Rezek's Alpha State Agents at Farm Bureau Financial Services. Jr Jazz to open: Hannah Marks Summer Quartet

07.10.14 |5:30-8pm

Agents joining me: Jim Romain, alto; Chris Merz, tenor; Chris Walck, bone; Mike Conrad, piano; Scott Barnum, bass; John Kizilarmut, drums. Hanna Marks Summer Quartet: Nate Sparks - keys, Derek Pyle - trombone, Hanna Marks - bass, Zane Gedler - drums

Dave Rezek's Alpha State Agents at Star Bar

07.09.14 |9:30pm-12:30am

Agents joining me: Jim Romain, alto; Chris Merz, tenor; Chris Walck, bone; Mike Conrad, piano; Scott Barnum, bass; John Kizilarmut, drums.

Jazz in July: Parranderos Latin Combo kicks off JIJ 2014, then stay and enjoy Yankee Doodle Pops & Fireworks with the DM Symphony!

07.03.14 |6-7:30pm

Des Moines Capitol grounds

Max Wellman Quartet at Des Moines Arts Festival

06.28.14 |9-10pm

Max Wellman Quintet - Des Moines Metro Opera opening gala

06.27.14 |9pm-12am

Dave Rezek Trio at the Des Moines Arts Festival

06.27.14 |7-8:30pm

w/ Jon Snell on piano and Susie Miget on bass and vocals

CD Release Party: Parranderos Latin Combo at Gas Lamp!!

06.13.14 |9pm-12am

Des Moines

Launch of Second Friday Happy Hour - rooftop jazz @ Des Moines Social Club: Dave Rezek Quartet

06.13.14 |5:30-7:30pm

Des Moines

Join the Synergy Jazz Foundation and DMSC on our rooftop patio this summer for our Second Friday Happy Hour series, a free jazz concert series featuring a diverse roster of local jazz musicians as well as occasional performances by touring musicians from all over the country. Take in the late afternoon weather, sit and have a drink with friends, and enjoy the outdoor performances in the heart of downtown. The Dave Rezek Quartet will feature Dave Rezek on trumpet, Don Jaques on saxophones, Jon Snell on keys, and Susie Miget on bass and vocals.

Dave Rezek Quartet at Embassy Club West

06.04.14 |5:30-8pm

West Des Moines

w/ Jon Snell, keys; Steve Charlson, bass; Andrew Rogers, drums

Parranderos Latin Combo - Cancer Research Benefit

05.31.14 |7pm

Des Moines

Parranderos Latin Combo - Wedding

05.25.14 |8pm

Des Moines

Des Moines Big Band Season FINALE at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

05.19.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Creative Music Studio Spring Concert - Students and Faculty @ United Methodist Church, 8th St & Grand Ave

05.16.14 |TBD

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center; Valley HS at intermission

05.12.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Parranderos Latin Combo at Star Bar

05.07.14 |9:30pm

Des Moines

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

05.05.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Parranderos Latin Combo at Private Event

05.01.14

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center; Johnston HS at intermission

04.28.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Parranderos Latin Combo at Caliente Night Club

04.25.14 |9pm

Iowa City

Drake University Jazz Combos 1 & 2 at Star Bar

04.23.14 |9:30pm-12:30am

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

04.21.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Parranderos Latin Combo at Private Event

04.19.14

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center; Drake University Combo 1 at intermission

04.14.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

COLOSSUS Big Band @ El Palacio

04.13.14 |2-4pm

Clive

Saxophones/woodwinds:
Sam Petersen, Jen Tiede, Chris Merz, Nolan Schroeder, Madeline Young
Trumpets:
Cory Schmitt, Dave Rezek, Steve Wheeler, Steve Day
Trombones:
Anthony Williams, Joel Nagel, Mike Conrad, Zach Gignac
Rhythm Section:
Steve Grismore, Jon Snell, Drew Morton, Dave Tiede

Parranderos Latin Combo at GDP Festival

04.12.14 |8-10pm

Des Moines

Drake University Combos @ Turner Jazz Center

04.09.14 |7-8pm

Des Moines

Des Moines Big Band with Guest, Dick Oatts - @ El Palacio Cultural Event Center

04.07.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

03.31.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Synergy Jazz Foundation presents Susie Miget's Creative Music Studio & Friends @ Drake University Turner Jazz Center

03.29.14 |7:30pm

Des Moines

Susie Miget - bass/trombone/guitar/vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Chris Merz - saxophones; Jon Snell - piano; John Kizilarmut - drums.

Parranderos Latin Combo at Star Bar

03.26.14 |9:30pm

Des Moines

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center, Drake Combo 2 guest at intermission

03.24.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Parranderos Latin Combo at El Merenderos Event Center

03.15.14 |9:30pm

Des Moines

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center, Guest: Lead Trumpeter - Roger Ingram

03.10.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Adjudicator and Quintet performance, Hoover Jazz Fest

03.08.14 |All day (5-tet performance at 4:15pm)

Des Moines

Adjudicators Quintet: Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Dave Camwell - saxophones; Jason Danielson - piano; Dave Altemeier - bass; Mark Grimm - drums.

Erick Thompson's Fun-Time Music Hour @ Opus Concert Cafe

03.07.14 |5pm

Cedar Rapids

Dave Rezek, trumpet; Damani Phillips, alto; Mike Conrad, piano; Greg Mazunik, bass; Erick Thompson, drums

Drake University Combos @ Turner Jazz Center

03.05.14 |7-8pm

Des Moines

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

03.03.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center; Valley HS at intermission

02.24.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center; Iowa State University at intermission

02.17.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Parranderos Latin Combo at Kantare´s Bar & Grill

02.13.14 |Midnight - 3am

San Juan, Puerto Rico

Parranderos Latin Combo recording with Ramón Martínez at Play Bach Studios

02.10.14 to 02.14.14

Puerto Rico

Parranderos Latin Combo at Science Center Mixology

02.07.14 |5:30pm

Des Moines

Parranderos Latin Combo at Star Bar

02.05.14 |9:30pm

Des Moines

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center; Valley Southwoods at intermission

02.03.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Parranderos Latin Combo @ Hy Vee Hall for 9th Annual Bravo Awards Celebration

02.01.14 |5:45pm

Des Moines

Parranderos Latin Combo at Vaudeville Mews

01.31.14 |9pm

Des Moines

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

01.27.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

01.20.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Parranderos Latin Combo - Private Event

01.18.14 |7pm

Des Moines

COLOSSUS Big Band @ The Mill - Jazz After Five

01.17.14 |5pm

Iowa City

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

01.13.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

01.06.14 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Parranderos Latin Combo/Salsa Vibe - New Year's Eve @ Raccoon River Brewery

12.31.13 |9pm

Des Moines

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

12.30.13 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

The Tighten Up Horn Band Holiday Party at Cafe di Scala

12.23.13 |9pm

Des Moines, IA

Jesse Villalobos - vocals, piano, leader; Dave Rezek - trumpet; Nathan Peoples - tenor; Rob Ankum - guitar; Sam Salomone - Hammond B3; Dave Altemeier - bass

Max Wellman's 4th Annual Home For The Holidays at Wooly's (East Village)

12.21.13 |7pm

Des Moines

Max Wellman - vocals; Dave Rezek - tpt; Robert Espe - alto; Jim Romain - bari; Austin Brown - gtr; Steve Charlson - bass; Ben Poppen - drums.

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

12.16.13 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

White Christmas at the Civic Center

12.10.13 to 12.15.13 |See event site

Des Moines, IA

http://www.desmoinesperformingarts.org/events/willis-broadway-series/207-white-christmas/

The Tighten Up Horn Band at the Ritual Cafe

12.02.13 |8pm

Des Moines, IA

Jesse Villalobos - vocals, piano, leader; Dave Rezek - trumpet; Nathan Peoples - tenor; Rob Ankum - guitar; Sam Salomone - Hammond B3; Dave Altemeier - bass

Des Moines Big Band at El Palacio Cultural Event Center

11.25.13 |6:30-9:30pm

Clive

Salsa Vibe at the Star Bar

11.20.13 |9:30pm

Des Moines, IA

Max Wellman Quintet @ Little Big Fest - House of Bricks

11.15.13 |5:45pm

Des Moines

Max Wellman - vocals; Dave Rezek - tpt; Austin Brown - gtr; Steve Charlson - bass; Ben Poppen - drums.

Parranderos Latin Combo/Salsa Vibe at the Star Bar

11.06.13 |9:30pm

Des Moines, IA

Ritual Cafe with The Tighten Up

11.04.13 |8pm

Des Moines, IA

Jesse Villalobos - vocals, piano, leader; Dave Rezek - trumpet; Nathan Peoples - tenor; Rob Ankum - guitar; Sam Salomone - Hammond B3; Dave Altemeier - bass

Chips with Parranderos Latin Combo/Salsa Vibe - PR Recording Fundraiser

11.01.13 |9pm

Ankeny

Star Bar with Salsa Vibe

10.16.13 |9:30pm

Des Moines, IA

Salsa Vibe - Private Event

10.12.13

Omaha, NE

Ritual Cafe with The Tighten Up

10.07.13 |8pm

Des Moines, IA

Jesse Villalobos - vocals, piano, leader; Dave Rezek - trumpet; Nathan Peoples - tenor; Rob Ankum - guitar; Sam Salomone - Hammond B3; Dave Altemeier - bass

Star Bar with Salsa Vibe

09.25.13 |9:30pm

Des Moines

Continental with Rezank Alterman Quartet

08.31.13 |9pm-12am

Des Moines, IA

with Rob Ankum (guitar), Dave Altemeier (bass) and Sam Mogerman (drums)

Private Event with Max Wellman Quartet

08.24.13

Des Moines

Quinceannera with Salsa Vibe

08.03.13 |TBD

Omaha, NE

Jazz in July Finale Festival with Dave Rezek's Alpha State Agents

07.27.13 |Come for whole thing! 5pm Ross Clowser Quartet, 7pm Alpha State Agents, 9pm Fredd Gazzo Band!

West Des Moines, IA

Jazz in July Finale Festival with Fred Gazzo

07.27.13 |Come for whole thing! 5pm Ross Clowser Quartet, 7pm Alpha State Agents, 9pm Fredd Gazzo Band!

West Des Moines, IA

Jazz in July with Salsa Vibe

07.26.13 |6pm

Des Moines, IA

Jazz in July with the Max Wellman Quartet

07.21.13 |6pm

Johnston, IA

Jazz in July with Bella Soul

07.20.13 |6pm

Des Moines, IA

Star Bar with Salsa Vibe

07.17.13 |9:30pm

Des Moines

DM Arts Fest - Max Wellman Quartet

06.30.13 |3-5pm

Des Moines, IA

DM Arts Fest - Dave Rezek Trio

06.30.13 |10am-12pm

Des Moines, IA

with John Kizilarmut (drums) and Karl McComas-Reichl (bass).

Continental

06.29.13 |9pm-12am

Des Moines, IA

with Steve Grismore (guitar), Dave Altemeier (bass) and John Kizilarmut (drums)

Private Event with Max Wellman Quartet

06.15.13 |Eve

Private Party with Max Wellman Quartet

06.07.13 |7pm

Continental

05.25.13 |9pm-12am

Des Moines, IA

with Jason Danielson (piano), Dave Altemeier (bass) and John Kizilarmut (drums)

Creative Music Studio's Spring Student & Faculty Concert

05.10.13 |6pm

With Don Jaques (saxophones), Susie Miget (bass), John Kizilarmut (drums)

El Palacio, with Roni and His Orchestra

04.26.13 |9:30pm

Clive, IA

Gusto Latino @ Iowa Memorial Union with Salsa Vibe

04.19.13 |8:30pm

Iowa City, IA

Continental

04.13.13 |9pm-12am

Des Moines, IA

with Steve Grismore (guitar), Brooke Peters (bass) and John Kizilarmut (drums)

Grinnell College with the Grinell College Jazz Ensemble, featuring Matt Harris, piano

04.12.13 |7:30pm

Grinnell, IA

Java Joe's - Creative Music Studio Faculty

04.07.13 |1:00-2:00pm

Des Moines, IA

Pre-CJC Jam performance & talk, w/ Don Jaques (saxophone), Susie Miget (bass), and John Kizilarmut (drums). Regular Sunday Community Jazz Center jam 2-4pm.

Hoyt Sherman Place - Max Wellman Big Band

03.23.13 |8pm

Des Moines, IA

Vaudeville Mews with Salsa Vibe, special guest Ed East - congas/vocals

03.16.13 |9:00pm-12:00am

Des Moines, IA

Fernando Aveiga - vocals
David Escudero - vocals
Michael Nunes - vocals
Edwin Custodio - bongo,campana, vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Andy Poppen - trumpet
Chris Walck - trombone
Tim Sanders - tenor saxophone
Nick Leo - piano
Eddie Colon - bass
Ryan Mullin - congas
John Kizilarmut - timbal

Star Bar

03.13.13 |9pm-12am

Des Moines, IA

Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn
Nick Leo - piano
Eric Krieger - bass
John Kizilarmut - drums

Continental - Jazz Quartet

03.02.13 |9pm-12am

Des Moines, IA

with Nick Leo (piano), Brooke Peters (bass) and Joel Gettys (drums)

Valentines Day Salsa Party @ Hotel Ft. Des Moines with Salsa Vibe

02.09.13 |9:30pm-12:30am

Des Moines, IA

The dancers of Salsa Des Moines backed by the Salsa Vibe Orchestra!
Salsa Vibe:
Fernando Aveiga - vocals
David Escudero - vocals
Michael Nunes - vocals
Edwin Custodio - bongo,campana, vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Andy Poppen - trumpet
Chris Walck - trombone
Don Jacque - sopranino/soprano/tenor saxophones
Nick Leo - piano
Karl McComas-Reichl - bass
Ryan Mullin - congas
John Kizilarmut - timbal

Star Bar with Salsa Vibe

01.30.13 |9:30pm-12:30am

Des Moines, IA

Fernando Aveiga - vocals
David Escudero - vocals
Michael Nunes - vocals
Edwin Custodio - bongo,campana, vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Andy Poppen - trumpet
Chris Walck - trombone
Don Jacque - sopranino/soprano/tenor saxophones
Nick Leo - piano
Karl McComas-Reichl - bass
Ryan Mullin - congas
John Kizilarmut - timbal

Star Bar with Dave Rezek's Alpha State Agents

01.09.13 |9pm-12am

Des Moines, IA

Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn, composer
Chris Steinke - alto saxophone
Chris Merz - tenor saxophone
Chris Walck - trombone
Jason Danielson - piano, composer
Scott Barnum - bass
John Kizilarmut - drums, composer

Capital Square - Max Wellman Big Band @ the Des Moines Social Club's annual "The Bash"!

12.31.12 |11pm-1am

Des Moines, IA

Des Moines Social Club - Home For The Holidays with Max Wellman & the Wild Party

12.16.12 |2pm

Max Wellman - vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Damani Phillips - alto saxophone
Roland Hart - tenor saxophone
Ben Chappell - guitar
Brooke Peters - bass
Joel Gettys - drums

Des Moines Social Club - Home For The Holidays with Max Wellman & the Wild Party

12.15.12 |9pm

Max Wellman - vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Damani Phillips - alto saxophone
Roland Hart - tenor saxophone
Ben Chappell - guitar
Brooke Peters - bass
Joel Gettys - drums

Des Moines Social Club - Home For The Holidays with Max Wellman & the Wild Party

12.15.12 |7pm

Max Wellman - vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Damani Phillips - alto saxophone
Roland Hart - tenor saxophone
Ben Chappell - guitar
Brooke Peters - bass
Joel Gettys - drums

Des Moines Social Club - Home For The Holidays with Max Wellman & the Wild Party

12.14.12 |9pm

Max Wellman - vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Damani Phillips - alto saxophone
Roland Hart - tenor saxophone
Ben Chappell - guitar
Brooke Peters - bass
Joel Gettys - drums

Des Moines Social Club - Home For The Holidays with Max Wellman & the Wild Party

12.14.12 |7pm

Max Wellman - vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Damani Phillips - alto saxophone
Roland Hart - tenor saxophone
Ben Chappell - guitar
Brooke Peters - bass
Joel Gettys - drums

Adventureland Inn - Des Moines Big Band

12.10.12 |6:30pm

Altoona, IA

Des Moines Social Club - Home For The Holidays with Max Wellman & the Wild Party

12.09.12 |2pm

Max Wellman - vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Damani Phillips - alto saxophone
Roland Hart - tenor saxophone
Ben Chappell - guitar
Brooke Peters - bass
Joel Gettys - drums

Des Moines Social Club - Home For The Holidays with Max Wellman & the Wild Party

12.08.12 |9pm

Max Wellman - vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Damani Phillips - alto saxophone
Roland Hart - tenor saxophone
Ben Chappell - guitar
Brooke Peters - bass
Joel Gettys - drums

Des Moines Social Club - Home For The Holidays with Max Wellman & the Wild Party

12.08.12 |7pm

Max Wellman - vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Damani Phillips - alto saxophone
Roland Hart - tenor saxophone
Ben Chappell - guitar
Brooke Peters - bass
Joel Gettys - drums

Des Moines Social Club - Home For The Holidays with Max Wellman & the Wild Party

12.07.12 |9pm

Max Wellman - vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Damani Phillips - alto saxophone
Roland Hart - tenor saxophone
Ben Chappell - guitar
Brooke Peters - bass
Joel Gettys - drums

Des Moines Social Club - Home For The Holidays with Max Wellman & the Wild Party

12.07.12 |7pm

Max Wellman - vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Damani Phillips - alto saxophone
Roland Hart - tenor saxophone
Ben Chappell - guitar
Brooke Peters - bass
Joel Gettys - drums

Caliente Night Club - Salsa Vibe

11.17.12 |9pm-12am

Iowa City, IA

Private Event - Max Wellman Quintet

11.08.12 |7pm

Orchestrate Jazz Lunch Series @ Des Moines Social Club with Don Jaques Trio

10.04.12 |12-1pm

Des Moines, IA

Get advance tickets with no service fees at http://www.midwestix.com/organizations/des-moines-social-club.

Orchestrate Hospitality, Des Moines Social Club and I have teamed up to launch the Orchestrate Jazz Lunch Series, which will take place at the DMSC on Thursdays as follows (Order tix at Launch Site link; For leader bios, hit DMSC's calendar event: http://desmoinessocialclub.org/calendar?entry=74&display=month):
June 7 - Tina Haase Findlay Trio (Tina Haase Findlay - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Janey Hooper - piano)
July 12 - Max Wellman Quartet (Max Wellman - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Ron Roberts - guitar; Steve Charlson - bass)
August 9 - Fred Gazzo Trio (Fred Gazzo - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Jason Danielson - piano)
September 6 - Sam Salomone Trio (Sam Salomone - Hammond B3 organ; Damani Phillips - alto saxophone; John Kizilarmut - drums)
October 4 - Don Jaques Trio (Don Jaques - saxophones; Susie Miget - bass; John Kizilarmut - drums)

Orchestrate Jazz Lunch Series @ Des Moines Social Club with Sam Salomone Trio

09.06.12 |12-1pm

Des Moines, IA

Get advance tickets with no service fees at http://www.midwestix.com/organizations/des-moines-social-club.

Orchestrate Hospitality, Des Moines Social Club and I have teamed up to launch the Orchestrate Jazz Lunch Series, which will take place at the DMSC on Thursdays as follows (Order tix at Launch Site link; For leader bios, hit DMSC's calendar event: http://desmoinessocialclub.org/calendar?entry=74&display=month):
June 7 - Tina Haase Findlay Trio (Tina Haase Findlay - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Janey Hooper - piano)
July 12 - Max Wellman Quartet (Max Wellman - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Ron Roberts - guitar; Steve Charlson - bass)
August 9 - Fred Gazzo Trio (Fred Gazzo - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Jason Danielson - piano)
September 6 - Sam Salomone Trio (Sam Salomone - Hammond B3 organ; Damani Phillips - alto saxophone; John Kizilarmut - drums)
October 4 - Don Jaques Trio (Don Jaques - saxophones; Susie Miget - bass; John Kizilarmut - drums)

Orchestrate Jazz Lunch Series @ Des Moines Social Club with Fred Gazzo Trio

08.09.12 |12-1pm

Des Moines, IA

Get advance tickets with no service fees at http://www.midwestix.com/organizations/des-moines-social-club.

Orchestrate Hospitality, Des Moines Social Club and I have teamed up to launch the Orchestrate Jazz Lunch Series, which will take place at the DMSC on Thursdays as follows (Order tix at Launch Site link; For leader bios, hit DMSC's calendar event: http://desmoinessocialclub.org/calendar?entry=74&display=month):
June 7 - Tina Haase Findlay Trio (Tina Haase Findlay - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Janey Hooper - piano)
July 12 - Max Wellman Quartet (Max Wellman - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Ron Roberts - guitar; Steve Charlson - bass)
August 9 - Fred Gazzo Trio (Fred Gazzo - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Jason Danielson - piano)
September 6 - Sam Salomone Trio (Sam Salomone - Hammond B3 organ; Damani Phillips - alto saxophone; John Kizilarmut - drums)
October 4 - Don Jaques Trio (Don Jaques - saxophones; Susie Miget - bass; John Kizilarmut - drums)

Star Bar with Bob Washut/Eric Thompson Jazz-tet

08.08.12 |9pm-12am

Des Moines, IA

Featuring:
Chris Merz: saxes
Dave Rezek: trumpet & flugelhorn
Dr. Bob Washut: keyboard
David Altemeier: acoustic bass
Eric M. Thompson: drums & cymbals

Jazz in July Finale Festival: Jordan Creek Town Center with Salsa Vibe

07.28.12 |10:00pm

West Des Moines, IA

Fernando Aveiga - vocals
David Escudero - vocals
Michael Nunes - vocals
Edwin Custodio - bongo,campana, vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Andy Poppen - trumpet
Chris Walck - trombone
Don Jacque - sopranino/soprano/tenor saxophones
Nick Leo - piano
Karl McComas-Reichl - bass
Ryan Mullin - congas
John Kizilarmut - timbal

Jazz in July: Living History Farms with Dave Rezek's Alpha State Agents

07.18.12 |6:30-8pm

Des Moines, IA

Dave Rezek – trumpet/flugelhorn, composer
Chris Steinke – alto saxophone
Chris Merz – tenor saxophone
Chris Walck – trombone
Jason Danielson – piano, composer
Scott Barnum – bass
John Kizilarmut – drums, composer

Orchestrate Jazz Lunch Series @ Des Moines Social Club with Max Wellman Quartet

07.12.12 |12-1pm

Des Moines, IA

Get advance tickets with no service fees at http://www.midwestix.com/organizations/des-moines-social-club.

Orchestrate Hospitality, Des Moines Social Club and I have teamed up to launch the Orchestrate Jazz Lunch Series, which will take place at the DMSC on Thursdays as follows (Order tix at Launch Site link; For leader bios, hit DMSC's calendar event: http://desmoinessocialclub.org/calendar?entry=74&display=month):
June 7 - Tina Haase Findlay Trio (Tina Haase Findlay - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Janey Hooper - piano)
July 12 - Max Wellman Quartet (Max Wellman - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Ron Roberts - guitar; Steve Charlson - bass)
August 9 - Fred Gazzo Trio (Fred Gazzo - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Jason Danielson - piano)
September 6 - Sam Salomone Trio (Sam Salomone - Hammond B3 organ; Damani Phillips - alto saxophone; John Kizilarmut - drums)
October 4 - Don Jaques Trio (Don Jaques - saxophones; Susie Miget - bass; John Kizilarmut - drums)

Star Bar with Bob Washut/Eric Thompson Jazz-tet

07.11.12 |9pm-12am

Des Moines, IA

Featuring:
Chris Merz: saxes
Dave Rezek: trumpet & flugelhorn
Dr. Bob Washut: keyboard
David Altemeier: acoustic bass
Eric M. Thompson: drums & cymbals

Jazz in July: Union Park with Betsy Hickok Quartet

07.08.12 |2-3:30pm

Des Moines, IA

Betsy Hickok – Vocal
Dave Rezek – Trumpet
Ron Roberts – Guitar
Scott Barnum – Bass

Iowa City Jazz Festival Main Stage with Kevin Mahogany & the Iowa Jazz Orchestra

06.29.12 |8pm

Iowa City, IA

IOWA JAZZ ORCHESTRA:

SAXOPHONES
Rod Pierson - Lead Alto
Damani Phillips - 2nd Alto
Chris Merz - Lead Tenor
Don Jaques - 2nd Tenor
Mike Giles - Baritone

TRUMPETS
Brent Sandy - Lead
Randy Grabowski
Jim Oatts
Dave Rezek

TROMBONES
Rich Medd - Lead
Joel Nagel
David Gier
Bard Mackey - Bass

RHYTHM
Bob Washut - Piano
Steve Grismore - Guitar
Mark Urness - Bass
John Kizilarmut - Drums

Star Bar with Bob Washut/Eric Thompson Jazz-tet

06.13.12 |9pm-12am

Des Moines, IA

Featuring:
Chris Merz: saxes
Dave Rezek: trumpet & flugelhorn
Dr. Bob Washut: keyboard
David Altemeier: acoustic bass
Eric M. Thompson: drums & cymbals

Orchestrate Jazz Lunch Series @ Des Moines Social Club with Tina Haase Findlay Trio

06.07.12 |12-1pm

Des Moines, IA

Get advance tickets with no service fees at http://www.midwestix.com/organizations/des-moines-social-club.

Orchestrate Hospitality, Des Moines Social Club and I have teamed up to launch the Orchestrate Jazz Lunch Series, which will take place at the DMSC on Thursdays as follows (Order tix at Launch Site link; For leader bios, hit DMSC's calendar event: http://desmoinessocialclub.org/calendar?entry=74&display=month):
June 7 - Tina Haase Findlay Trio (Tina Haase Findlay - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Janey Hooper - piano)
July 12 - Max Wellman Quartet (Max Wellman - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Ron Roberts - guitar; Steve Charlson - bass)
August 9 - Fred Gazzo Trio (Fred Gazzo - vocals; Dave Rezek - trumpet/flugelhorn; Jason Danielson - piano)
September 6 - Sam Salomone Trio (Sam Salomone - Hammond B3 organ; Damani Phillips - alto saxophone; John Kizilarmut - drums)
October 4 - Don Jaques Trio (Don Jaques - saxophones; Susie Miget - bass; John Kizilarmut - drums)

Star Bar with Salsa Vibe

06.06.12 |9:30pm-12:30am

Des Moines, IA

Fernando Aveiga - vocals
David Escudero - vocals
Michael Nunes - vocals
Edwin Custodio - bongo,campana, vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Andy Poppen - trumpet
Chris Walck - trombone
Don Jacque - sopranino/soprano/tenor saxophones
Nick Leo - piano
Karl McComas-Reichl - bass
Ryan Mullin - congas
John Kizilarmut - timbal

Star Bar with Bob Washut/Eric Thompson Jazz-tet

05.30.12 |9pm-12am

Des Moines, IA

Featuring:
Chris Merz: saxes
Dave Rezek: trumpet & flugelhorn
Dr. Bob Washut: keyboard
David Altemeier: acoustic bass
Eric M. Thompson: drums & cymbals

Chuck's Italian Restaurant with Max Wellman Quartet and Friends

05.22.12 |7:30-10pm

Des Moines, IA

Max Wellman, vocals
Dave Rezek, trumpet/flugelhorn
Nick Rieser, piano
Steve Charlson, bass
SPECIAL GUESTS:
Tina Haase Findlay - vocals
Katy Merriman - vocals
Chris Ford - vocals

Star Bar with Dave Rezek's Alpha State Agents

05.16.12 |9pm-12am

Des Moines, IA

This Wednesday's Agents:
Dave Rezek, trumpet/flugelhorn
Damani Phillips - alto saxophone
Chris Merz - tenor saxophone
Chris Walck - trombone
Jason Danielson - piano
Scott Barnum - bass
John Kizilarmut - drums

CR Gatherings with Eric Thompson and the Talented Tenth

05.11.12 |7-10pm

Cedar Rapids, IA

Dave Rezek: trumpet & flugelhorn
Chris Merz: saxes
Dr. Bob Washut: keyboard
Greg Mazunik: acoustic & electric basses
Eric M. Thompson: drums & cymbals
SPECIAL GUEST: Brian Crew: trombone

Harrah's VooDoo Lounge with Salsa Vibe

04.13.12 |11:00pm

Kansas City, MO

Fernando Aveiga - vocals
David Escudero - vocals
Michael Nunes - vocals
Edwin Custodio - bongo,campana, vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Andy Poppen - trumpet
Chris Walck - trombone
Don Jacque - sopranino/soprano/tenor saxophones
Nick Leo - piano
Karl McComas-Reichl - bass
Ryan Mullin - congas
John Kizilarmut - timbal

Star Bar with Salsa Vibe

04.11.12 |9:30pm-12:30am

Des Moines, IA

Fernando Aveiga - vocals
David Escudero - vocals
Michael Nunes - vocals
Edwin Custodio - bongo,campana, vocals
Dave Rezek - trumpet
Andy Poppen - trumpet
Chris Walck - trombone
Don Jacque - sopranino/soprano/tenor saxophones
Nick Leo - piano
Karl McComas-Reichl - bass
Ryan Mullin - congas
John Kizilarmut - timbal

CR Gatherings with Eric Thompson and the Talented Tenth

03.30.12 |7-10pm

Cedar Rapids, IA

Dave Rezek: trumpet & flugelhorn
Chris Merz: saxes
Dr. Bob Washut: keyboard
Rich Wagor: acoustic & electric basses
Eric M. Thompson: drums, cymbals & vocals