Steve Rudolph is the leader of many ensembles and organizes live jazz for all types of events - from concerts to workshops and masterclasses to clubs and restaurants to business functions and weddings - he can supply the right music for your special occasion.
Steve's classic jazz stylings are a perfect fit for any event, featuring music from the American Songbook and beyond.
Duos/Trios/Quartets and Quintets
(These ensembles feature Steve in pairings with many great jazz artists from all over the world. )
Steve is a member of the cooperative jazz trio "DAYDREAM" with Drew Gress & Phil Haynes
Steve Rudolph/Jonathan Ragonese
Steve Rudolph and saxophonist/composer Jonathan Ragonese bridge many eras and styles of improvised music - they documented their duo with the recording "Ardent Marigolds" in 2014.
Available as a duo / trio with bass or quartet with bass & drums.
A full program of original orchestral arrangements of American classics for strings is also available.
Steve Rudolph Piano Trios
Ali Ryerson/Steve Rudolph Quartet
All of these ensembles feature Steve in pairings with many great jazz artists from all over the world and there are many other combinations of musicians available for your concert or event. Call/email to discuss the possibilities.
RIVER CITY BIG BAND
Founded in October of 2015, Steve co-leads this 17 piece ensemble with trumpeter Bill Perbetsky and the musical arrangements are from the swing era (Basie/Ellington/Dorsey/James) to modern jazz arrangements and originals from members and friends.
Link to article on The Band in theBurg HERE
Featured players have included:
SAXES: Tom Strohman, Rick Hirsch, Ryan Kauffman, Dave Yinger, Oliver Fairley, Mike Druck Jonathan Ragonese, Dave Wilson, Dan Hoover, David Stambler, Kate Anderson, Dave Shultz
TROMBONES: Jim McFalls, Ron Axsom, Greg Strohman, Mike Yinger, Steve Shiffer, Mark Lusk, Dan Tomasonne, Bill Gingrich,
VOCALISTS: Cathy Chemi, Dred "Perky" Scott, Amy Banks
TRUMPETS: Bill Perbetsky, Barry Long, Dale Orris, Eddie Severn, Skip Stine, Scott Ainscough, Tim Thompson, Jon Shaw
BASS: Steve Meashey, Joshua Davis, Jim Miller
DRUMS: Kevin Lowe, Dave Zygmunt, Marko Marcinko, Jeff Stabley, Pete Lazorcik, Todd Harrison
PIANO Steve Rudolph, Connor Rohrer, Andy Roberts.
SPECIAL GUESTS: Chuck Redd, Ali Ryerson, Denis DiBlasio, Hendrik Meurkens, Jonathan Ragonese
The band plays every 3rd Monday at River City Blues Club in Harrisburg and many other area engagements including concerts and dances.
Steve has special Holiday arrangements available for all of these ensembles and all groups are available for private events, house parties, and more. Please email or call for pricing and availability - firstname.lastname@example.org 717-574-567 (call or text)
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