Jerry Leake's Gigs - 2010

Schedule updated as of 12/10/10

JANUARY

January 16: Tabla performance with Mike Jarjoura on sitar, Back Bay Yoga - Boston, MA
January 20: Natraj Album Release Concert, Scullers Jazz Club - Cambridge, MA
January 25: Indian music concert/lecture, sitar & tabla, Newman School, Back Bay - Boston, MA
January 30: Juanito Pascual Flamenco Quintet - Newburyport, MA

FEBURARY

February 3: Tabla solo, lecture, Art Institute of Boston - Boston, MA
February 7: Tom Hall "Free Improvisation" book launch and release concert with Micro Rivard and Marty Ballous, Forsyth Chapel at Forest Hills Cemetery - Jamaica Plain, MA
February 13: Tabla accompaniment for Kirtan (Indian Devotional Singing) - Lexington, MA
February 14: Haiti Benefit Concert, African drumming and dance featuring Nani Agbeli, David Locke, Kiniwe, and Agbekor Society, Tufts University - Medford, MA
February 16: Flamenco music and dance, Bridgewater State College - Bridgewater, MA
February 26: "Horn Bread" ensemble lead by Wayne Naus, playing congas and percussion, Ryles Jazz Club - Cambridge, MA

MARCH

March 11: Club d'Elf (dub, trance, groove), Lizard Lounge - Cambridge, MA
March 13: Natraj, Amazing Things with guest dancer, Jayshree - Framingham, MA
March 15: David Bond & Agbekor Society, African music festival, Bridgewater State College - Bridgewater, MA

APRIL

April 2: Kirtan (Indian Devotional Singing) with Guru Mangalananda from India - Arlington, MA
April 3: Kirtan (Indian Devotional Singing) with Guru Mangalananda from India - Lincoln, MA
April 5: Natraj Duo, Cultural festival, Museum of Fine Arts - Boston, MA
April 8: Natraj quintet, Plymouth State College - Plymouth, NH
April 9: Natraj with South Indian guests, Phillips Academy - Andover, MA
April 12: Lecture/Demonstration Concert, Indian classical music with Peter Row, New England Conservatory - Boston, MA
April 22: Tufts student African Dance and Drum Ensemble concert lead by Nani Agbeli - Medford, MA
April 23: CUBIST CD RELEASE CONCERT: sold out show, featuring Randy Roos (guitars), Steve Hunt (keyboards), Stan Strickland (sax, flute, voice), Brad Barrett (bass), Lisa Leake (percussion, vocals) and Ben Paulding and Marty Wirt on drums and percussion, Ryles Jazz Club - Cambridge, MA
April 26: Free improv with Geni Skendo (shakuhachi), Gardner Music - Gardner, MA
April 30: Natraj with West African master drummer, Nani Agbeli, Ryles Jazz Club - Cambridge, MA

MAY

May 5: Jerry Leake African Drumming and Singing Ensemble featuring Lisa Leake dance, end-of-year concert, New England Conservatory - Boston, MA
May 6: Hankus Netsky and Another Relam, Sculler Jazz Club - Boston, MA
May 28: Club d'Elf, Lizard Lounge - Cambridge, MA
May 29: Randy Roos band, Ryles Jazz Club - Cambridge, MA

JUNE

June 6: Free-improvisation with Feliz Pomerance, Northeastern University - Boston, MA
June 19: Natraj, Maine music festival
June 21: Kirtan (Indian Devotional Singing) - Lexington, MA
June 23: Berklee Percussion Festival, Cubist band + lecture - Boston, MA
June 26: Kirtan festival - Lexington, MA
June 30: Flamenco event w/ Jaunito Pascual

JULY

July 3: Flemanco event w/ Juanito Pawcual
July 17: Natraj duo, private event
July 27: Berklee Performance Center, Stan Strickland and friends - Boston, MA

AUGUST

August 7: Cubist band, Amazing Things Aets Center - Lexington, MA
August 10: African workshops with Lisa Leake, Boston public schools - Boston, MA
August 11: African workshops with Lisa Leake, Boston public schools - Boston, MA
August 14: Natraj, Maine music festival with Lamine Toure
August 15-22: Jacob's Pillow, Percussionist in residence, working with reknowned coreographer, Bill Hastings
August 19: Classical Indian music, Isabella Gardner Museum - Boston, MA
August 23-29: Venezuela: El Sistema program with New England Conservatory faculty, 35+ hours of teaching and performing - Boston, MA

SEPTEMBER

September 5: Indian music duo with Steve Gorn, private event
September 7: Classical Indian faculty concert, New England Conservatory - Boston, MA
September 10: Stan Strickland, New Orleans-style parade - Mattapan, MA
September 11: Chris Janney Project, Montclair State University - Montclair, NJ
September 17: Liquid Flight - Randy Roos project, Lizard Lounge - Cambridge, MA
September 17: Club d'Elf, Lizard Lounge - Cambridge, MA
September 25: Natraj wirh Jayshree, National Heritage Museum - Lexington, MA
September 29: Concert, lecture on Indian music, Art Institute of Boston - Boston, MA

OCTOBER

October 2: Natraj in Maine Festival, Harry's Hoe Down - Starks, ME
October 4: Concert lecture on Indian music, Wellesley College - Wellesley, MA
October 9: David Lockwood CD release (Lucky Me) - NH
October 10: Classical Indian music, private event - Boston, MA
October 11: CJammers Autumnfest concert - Boston, MA
October 19-22: Artist in residency: Indian music classes and concerts with George Ruckert and Gretchen Hayden - Kalamazoo, MI

NOVEMBER

November 6: Save the environment concert, Agbekor Society, African music
November 10: Playing new live music to Chabrol's films, CI faculty and students, Film Noir of Claude Chabrol films, New England Concervatory - Boston, MA
November 14: Natraj concert, Harvard University - Cambridge, MA
November 18: Sitar and tabla classical Indian music, Isabella Gardner Museum - Boston, MA
November 19: Juanito Pascual flemanco quintet - Albany, NY

DECEMBER

December 9: Agbekor Society Concert, Tufts University - Medford, MA
December 13: Stan Strickland and friends, live music, Dance Complex - Cambridge, MA
December 14: NEC Contemporary Improvisation songwriter's concert, featured guest artist - Boston, MA
December 16: Jerry's world rhythm ensemble performance on frame drums, New England Conservatory - Boston, MA



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