The Jamie Baum European Tour 2016

Had an amazing four weeks in Europe during the month of November. First in Krakow recording with flutist Leszek Wisniowski and pianist Dominik Wania and then teaching at Krakow Music Academy. Next, meeting my Quartet with Luis Perdomo, Zack Lober and Jeff Hirshfield in Katowice for the Jazz Festival to collaborate with Polish musicians Tomasz Dabrowski, Maciej Obara, Irek Wojtczak and Gabriel Niedziela. and then on to the Guimaraes Jazz Festival for two weeks and then to Barcelona and Madrid with guest trumpet player Chris Kase!

The Jamie Baum Septet+

Septet Recording Photos

Here we are from our “In This Life” record date in January 2013 and then again for “Bridges” in February 2016 at Systems Two Recording Studios, Brooklyn, NY. We still look the same, right?

Septet Gigs

Always a treat to play with my Septet+! So many memorable gigs over the years.

West Coast Tour 2016

Fun gig at The Blue Whale with Mike Cottone, Leonard Thompson, Dave Robaire and Jonathan Pinson!

Concert For Nepal at Le Poisson Rouge, NYC, July, 2015

Manu Koch and I organized and produced this concert featuring 8 bands to raise money for Nepal after the earthquake. Great to play with my former teacher, Dave Liebman, and all of the other fantastic musicians that took part including Matt Moran, Manu Koch and Kenny Warren!

Guggenheim Awards Party

What an honor to receive the 2014 Guggenheim Award in Composition along with Steve Coleman and Elliot Sharpe, and be invited to the party with all of the other awardees!

The Jazz Room with Jane Bunnett in Waterloo, Canada, November 2013 

Cool photos by Gee Wong at The Jazz Room in Kitchener-Waterloo, Canada from a tour with Jane Bunnett.

Kathmandu Jazz Festival, Nepal, 2009

So happy to have gone back for the second time to this magical place!

Girls in the Band

This was a take-off on “A Day in Harlem” by the producers of the documentary, “The Girls in the Band”. I was very honored to be a part of this with some of my jazz heroes!

High School Band

Here’s where it all started!