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2011 Performances

January & February, 2011

WINTER JAZZ at HUDSON HOUSE RIVER INN

I am happy to return to my favorite Hudson Valley historic inn to sing great jazz tunes by the Tavern Room fireplace. I'm looking forward to performing with the top tier jazz players Dennis Winge, Steve LaMattina and Hiroshi Yamazaki over the course of our winter season at Hudson House River Inn.

Dates for Winter Jazz:
Saturday nights
  January 15, 22, 29
  February 5, 12, 19, 26
Valentine's Day Weekend
  Saturday 12, Sunday 13 and Monday February 14

Hudson House River Inn
2 Main Street
Cold Spring NY  10516
845 265 9355
www.hudsonhouseinn.com

Sunday, March 6, 2011

We are pleased to have received an invitation for our third engagement at White Plains Library. We'll be playing tunes from our new CD, "I Remember You." My quintet and I are looking forward to sharing with you our live version of the arrangements created by Tom Kohl and Michael Abene for our CD. As always, the tunes will be interspersed with great improvised solos by pianist Tom Kohl, drummer David Jones, Bill Crow on bass and Joe Stelluti on sax & clarinet.

Admission is free, so invite your friends and family to join us!

2:00 to 3:00 pm
White Plains Library
100 Martine Ave
White Plains NY 10601
914 422 1400  www.whiteplainslibrary.org

Friday, March 25,  2011

Michelle LeBlanc and Doug Smith Duo
Division Street Grill
7:15pm - 10:15 pm

This mutual admiration duo will fill the night with great tunes from the jazz and blues cannon. Michelle and Doug are veterans of One Station Plaza music nights which was part of Peekskill's jazz renaissance in the 1990's.

The Division Street Grill
26 North Division Street
Peekskill NY 10566
Call for dinner reservations
914 739 6380  www.DivisionStreetGrill.com

Sunday, April 3, 2011

Michelle returns to perform at the Shrub Oak Library just in time to celebrate the coming of spring. On this date, she will feature her award winning show, "1950's JAZZ: Bop, Cool, R&B." Michelle will be playing with her top shelf trio: the legendary Bill Crow on bass, the talented arranger Tom Kohl on piano and the world touring sax player, Ed Xiques.

This free concert will take place in the special events room of this lovely library. Ample and convenient parking is available so invite all your jazz lovin' friends.

2:00 to 3:30 pm
John C Hart Memorial Library
1130 E Main St.
Shrub Oak, NY
(914) 245-5262
www.yorktownlibrary.org

Sunday, May 22, 2011

Here's another chance to catch Michelle's exciting award winning show, "1950's JAZZ: Bop, Cool, R&B." Michelle will be playing with her top shelf trio: the talented arranger Tom Kohl on piano, the bebop bass player Bill Conway and the world touring sax player, Ed Xiques. Sponsors for this show include these Putnam County jazz lovers: Feehan Insurance Agency, Trebb Records and Desmond Fish Library.

Suggested donation for this concert is $10.

2:00 to 3:15 pm
Desmond Fish Library

  • Route 403 & 9D
  • Garrison, NY 10524
  • 845-424-3020
    http://dfl.highlands.com
  • Friday, June 3, 2011

    Michelle LeBlanc with Tom Kohl on piano
    Division Street Grill
    7:00pm - 10:00 pm


    The Division Street Grill
    26 North Division Street
    Peekskill NY 10566
    Call for dinner reservations
    914 739 6380  www.DivisionStreetGrill.com

    Join us for an evening in my favorite small city at the jazz club that sparked the Peekskill jazz renaissance.

    Sunday, June 5, 2011

    Ann Marie Parish, Event Coordinator for the Plaza has attended our concerts at Arts on the Lake in Kent NY and loves our sound We were glad to get her call, inviting us to perform for Plaza residents and the public. We will set up on their lovely patio overlooking the grounds. If rain is forecasted, we'll move inside. Join us for a lovely afternoon.

    Michelle LeBlanc Trio
    The American Songbook
    Featuring Tom Kohl on piano and Bill Crow on bass.
    This free concert is open to the public.

    2:30 to 4:00 pm
    The Plaza at Clover Lake
    838 Fair Street
    Carmel NY  10512
    (845-878-4111)

    Saturday August 13, 2011

    Michelle LeBlanc Quintet
    Celebrating Ella Fitzgerald and Benny Carter

    8 to 10pm show
    with cocktail hour at 7:00

    Jewish Community Center of Sherman
    #9 Route 39 South
    Sherman CT 06784
    860-350-8050
    www.jccinsherman.org

    Tickets are $35 for Non-JCC members

    Featuring Bill Crow, Ed Xiques, Hiroshi Yamasaki
    and David Jones.

    Join us for a great night and wear your dancing shoes!!

    Every Sunday in August 2011

    Michelle LeBlanc Trio

    5:00 to 7:00 pm
    Shadows on the Hudson
    176 Rinaldi Blvd.
    Poughkeepsie NY 12601
    845-486-9500
    shadowsonthehudson.com

    Featuring Steve LaMattina and Bill Crow.
    Special guest Bill Conway on August 14.

    Enjoy great ambiance and a world class view
    of the mighty Hudson River!

    Saturday August 20, 2011

    Michelle LeBlanc Trio

    7:00pm - 10:00 pm
    The Division Street Grill
    26 North Division Street
    Peekskill NY 10566
    914 739 6380 
    www.DivisionStreetGrill.com

    Featuring Bill Crow and Hiroshi Yamazaki

    Enjoy great food at the night club that sparked
    the Peekskill jazz renaissance!

    Sunday, October 2, 2011

    The Community Foundation of Dutchess County
    3:00 to 6:00 pm
    Annual Garden Party Benefit
    At a grand private home in Poughkeepsie NY

    For invite, contact  www.cfdcny.org 
    Featuring Tom Kohl on piano and Bill Crow on bass
     

    Saturday, October 15, 2011

    Benefit Dinner Fundraiser Party
    for local Democratic Candidates

    7:00 to 11:00 Private Home in Kent NY
    For invite, contact Michele at mberdy@mac.com
    Featuring Steve LaMattina on guitar and Bill Crow on bass

    Wednesday, December 7, 2011

    Michelle's show "I Remember You"

    Michelle LeBlanc Jazz Quintet
    Heritage Hills
    Somers NY
    7:30pm

    Featuring David Janeway on piano, Bill Conway on Bbss, Joe Stelluti on sax, flute and clarinet and drum master David Jones.

    Friday December 16, 2011

    Michelle LeBlanc
    featuring Tom Kohl on piano

    7:00pm - 10:00 pm
    The Division Street Grill
    26 North Division Street
    Peekskill NY 10566
    914 739 6380 
    www.DivisionStreetGrill.com

    Enjoy great food at the night club that sparked
    the Peekskill jazz renaissance!

    December 31, 2011  NEW YEAR'S EVE !

    Join me and jazz & classical pianist, Hiroshi Yamazaki for dancing and great food in a romantic setting by the fireplace.

    Hudson House River Inn
    2 Main Street
    Cold Spring NY  10516
    8:30pm - 12:30 am

    845.265.9355
    www.hudsonhouseinn.com


    2010 Performances

    New Year's Eve 2009 - 2010 !!
    Saturday nights in January and February 2010
    Valentine's Day, Sunday February 14, 2010
    Saturday nights March 6, 13 and 27
    Saturday nights April 3, 17 and 24
    Saturday night May 8

    Michelle LeBlanc
    Hudson House River Inn
    7:30 - 10:30 pm
    Featuring jazz guitarist Steve Lamattina

    Hudson House Inn
    2 Main Street
    Cold Spring NY  10516
    845 265 9355


    Friday, January 29,  2010

    Michelle' LeBlanc Jazz Trio
    Division Street Grill
    7:30pm - 10:30 pm
    Featuring jazz pianist Tom Kohl and legendary bassist Bill Crow

    The Division Street Grill
    26 North Division Street
    Peekskill NY 10566
    Call for dinner reservations
    914 739 6380  www.DivisionStreetGrill.com

    Join us for an evening in my favorite small city at the jazz club that sparked the Peekskill jazz renaissance.
     

    Sunday, April 11, 2010

    Private Party.
    Colonial Terrace
    Cortlandt NY


    Saturday, April 17, 2010

    Michelle LeBlanc Quintet
    "I Could Write A Book"
    At Mount Kisco Library's Coffee House Music Series
    The free concert begins at 1:30 pm
    Featuring Tom Kohl on piano, the legendary Bill Crow on bass, Joe Stelluti on horns and Ron Vincent on drums!

    Mount Kisco Public Library
    100 Main Street
    Mount Kisco NY 10549
    914 666 8041
    www.mountkiscolibrary.org

    This concert is sponsored by
    The Friends of The Mount Kisco Library.


    Saturday, May 1, 2010

    Michelle LeBlanc Quintet
    "I Remember You"
    Warner Library
    The hour long free concert begins at 2:30 pm.
    Featuring Tom Kohl on piano, legendary bass player Bill Crow, Ed Xiques on horns and drummer Ron Vincent !!

    Warner Library
    121 North Broadway
    Tarrytown NY 10591
    914-631-7734
    www.warnerlibrary.org
     

    Sunday, June 27, 2010

    Hospice benefit gala dinner & dance party
    Michelle sings with
    The Harry Glogower Big Band Swing Machine
    Colonial Inn
    Norwood NJ


    Sunday, July 11, 2010

    Michelle is featured performer at
    Whistling Willie's JAZZ JAM
    Main Street
    Cold Spring NY
    5:00 - 8:00pm
     

    Saturday, July 24, 2010

    Michelle sings with
    The Kitchen Table Band
    Putnam County 4H Fair
    Gypsy Trail Road
    Carmel NY
    Noon to 1pm

    Tuesday, July 27, 2010

    Michelle sings with
    The Big Band Swing Machine
    Memorial Park
    53 Piermont Ave
    Nyack NY 10960
    7:30 - 9:30 pm
    This concert is part of the Nyack Jazz Week

     

    Friday, September 10,  2010

    Michelle LeBlanc
    Division Street Grill
    7:30pm - 10:30 pm
    Featuring jazz pianist Tom Kohl

    The Division Street Grill
    26 North Division Street
    Peekskill NY 10566
    Call for dinner reservations
    914 739 6380  www.DivisionStreetGrill.com

    Join us for an evening in my favorite small city at the jazz club that sparked the Peekskill jazz renaissance.


    Sunday, September 19, 2010

    The Community Foundation of Dutchess County
    3:00 to 6:00 pm
    Annual Garden Party Benefit
    Colonel Oliver Hazard Payne Mansion
    Esopus NY (Ulster County)

    By invitation only. www.cfdcny.org 
    Featuring Tom Kohl on piano and Bill Crow on bass


    Friday, November 12,  2010

    Michelle LeBlanc
    Division Street Grill
    7:30pm - 10:30 pm
    Featuring jazz pianist Tom Kohl

    The Division Street Grill
    26 North Division Street
    Peekskill NY 10566
    Call for dinner reservations
    914 739 6380  www.DivisionStreetGrill.com

    Join us for an evening in my favorite small city at the jazz club that sparked the Peekskill jazz renaissance.
     

    December 31, 2010  NEW YEAR'S EVE !

    Michelle LeBlanc and pianist Hiroshi Yamazaki

    Hudson House River Inn
    2 Main Street
    Cold Spring NY  10516
    8:30pm - 12:30 am

    845.265.9355
    www.hudsonhouseinn.com

     

    Michelle has been performing professionally since 1993.

    For her efforts in promoting jazz history, Michelle has been awarded performance grants from New York State Council on the Arts annually from 1999 through 2008.

    Information about Michelle's performances can be viewed by clicking the following scrapbooks.

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