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Wednesday, July 3rd

7:00 - 9:00 PM

Luca’s

10550 Riverside Dr

Toluca Lake, CA 91602
(818) 760-0288
http://lucastolucalake.com/

Solo guitar and vocals


Tuesday, July 9th

8:00 PM

Steamers Café

138 W. Commonwealth Ave

Fullerton, CA
(714) 871-8800
With Joe Bagg - organ & Jason Harnell - drums

More info: http://www.steamerscafe.com/


Wednesday, July 10th

7:00 - 9:00 PM

Luca’s

10550 Riverside Dr

Toluca Lake, CA 91602
(818) 760-0288
http://lucastolucalake.com/

Solo guitar and vocals


Wednesday, July 17th

7:00 - 9:00 PM

Luca’s

10550 Riverside Dr

Toluca Lake, CA 91602
(818) 760-0288
http://lucastolucalake.com/

Solo guitar and vocals


Friday, July 19th

8:00 PM

Mambo’s Cuban Cafe - in association with Music Licks on 66 http://lickson66.com/

1701 Victory Blvd.

Glendale, CA 91201

(818) 545-8613

http://www.mambosla.com

Trio with John Leftwich - bass and Aaron Serfaty - drums


Wednesday, July 24th

7:00 - 9:00 PM

Luca’s - in association with Music Licks on 66 http://lickson66.com/

10550 Riverside Dr

Toluca Lake, CA 91602
(818) 760-0288
http://lucastolucalake.com/

Solo guitar and vocals


Saturday, August 10th

8:00 PM

Chan's House of Jazz and Blues

267 Main St

Woonsocket, RI

(401) 765-1900

with Diamond Centofanti - piano, Joe Potenza - bass and Gary  Johnson – drums

More info: http://www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com/calendar.htm


Saturday, September 7th

7:00 & 9:00 PM
CD release – For Joe (tribute to Joe Pass) on Capri Records Ltd.

Dazzle
930 Lincoln Street
Denver, Colorado 80203
with Sean McGowan - guitar, Ken Walker - bass and Todd Reid – drums

More info: http://dazzlejazz.com/

Saturday, September 14th

Ernie Shelton’s

Sebastopol, CA

http://eventful.com/sebastopol/venues/ernie-sheltons-house-concert-/V0-001-000532597-6

Solo guitar and vocals


Sunday, September 22nd
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Lighthouse Cafe
30 Pier Ave.
Hermosa Beach, CA
(310) 376-9833
http://www.thelighthousecafe.net/entertainment.html

With George Shaw - trumpet, Llew Matthews - piano, Roger Shew - bass, and Matt Witek - drums



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Sunday, April 28th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Lighthouse Cafe
30 Pier Ave.
Hermosa Beach, CA
(310) 376-9833
http://www.thelighthousecafe.net/entertainment.html

With George Shaw - trumpet & flugelhorn, Joe Bagg - organ, & Jason Harnell - drums


Tuesday, April 16th

8:00 - 11:00 PM

John Pisano’s Guitar Night

Lucy's 51

10149 Riverside Drive
Toluca Lake, CA 91602

(818) 763-5200
With John Pisano - guitar, Jim Hughart – bass & Kendall Kay – drums

http://lucys51.com/


Sunday, January 27th, 2013
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Lighthouse Cafe
30 Pier Ave.
Hermosa Beach, CA
(310) 376-9833
http://www.thelighthousecafe.net/entertainment.html

With Doug Webb - saxophone, Joe Bagg - organ, & Jason Harnell - drums


Sunday, January 13th

3:00 PM

Joe Pass Birthday Tribute Concert

First Christian Church of Oceanside

201 South Freeman Street

Oceanside, CA 90254

Call (760) 722-8522 for more information

With Mundell Lowe & Frank Potenza - guitars, Rob Thorsen – bass, & Ramon Banda – drums

http://thingstodo.utsandiego.com/oceanside_ca/events/show/297871045-a-tribute-to-joe-pass

https://www.facebook.com/events/426031724135794/




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2012 Dates

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Sunday, December 2nd

2:00 - 5:00 PM
Vicky's of Santa Fe

45-100 Club Drive (Corner of Hwy 111 & Club Drive)
Indian Wells, CA 92210
(760) 345-9770

With Andy Langham, piano, Larry Holloway - bass, Don Shelton - reeds, Stan Watkins - trumpet, & Allen Goodman - drums

www.vickysofsantafe.com

www.facebook.com/VickysOfSantaFe


Saturday, November 24th

7:00 PM

An intimate house concert

Casa Arjona

4515 E. Harvey Way

Long Beach, CA 90808

Information & reservations: (562) 421-8605

With Doug Webb - saxophone, Joe Bagg - organ & Charles Ruggiero - drums


Sunday, November 11th

Shows at 4:00 & 7:15 PM

Famous Artist Jazz Series at

The D’Ambino Wine Tasting Room

710 Pine St

Paso Robles, CA 93446

With Charlie Shoemake – vibraphone & Luther Hughes - bass

Information: (805) 227-0567

http://www.talsanmusic.com/rsvp.html

http://www.danbino.com/events.html


Tuesday, October 23rd

7:00 – 9:00 PM

Cardon & Associates presents Mark Buselli conducting The Ball State University Jazz Lab Ensemble with special guest Frank Potenza from Los Angeles

Paramount Theatre (map)

Tickets - Adults $12 and $5 for students

Doors open at 6pm

Tickets available at the box office or the night of the show

http://www.andersonparamount.org/

Click on calendar and then on the date


Wednesday, October 24th

7:30 PM

27th Season: Art of Jazz Series: Frank Potenza with BSU Jazz Ensembles & Mark Buselli, conductor

Sursa Hall, Ball State University- http://cms.bsu.edu/Academics/CollegesandDepartments/Music/Facilities/SursaHall.aspx


Thursday, October 25th

Mark Buselli conducts The Ball State University Jazz Lab Ensemble with special guest Frank Potenza

Snider High School - Ft Wayne IN

http://www.snider.fwcs.k12.in.us/


Friday, October 26th

8:00 PM & 10:00 PM

The Jazz Kitchen

5377 N. College Ave

Indianapolis, IN 46220

(317) 253-4900

Indy Guitar Summit with guitarists Frank Potenza, Corey Christiansen and Bill Lancton

http://thejazzkitchen.com/?p=682


Tuesday, October 9th

8:00 - 11:00 PM

John Pisano’s Guitar Night

Lucy's 51

10149 Riverside Drive
Toluca Lake, CA 91602

(818) 763-5200
With John Pisano - guitar, Jim Hughart – bass & Kendall Kay – drums

http://lucys51.com/


Friday, October 5th

8:00 PM

First Friday Jazz series

East LA College Performing Arts Center

Recital Hall S2-132

1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez

Monterey Park

Information: (323) 265-8894

With Joe Bagg - organ & Charles Ruggiero - drums


Saturday, October 6th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Lighthouse Cafe
30 Pier Ave.
Hermosa Beach, CA
(310) 376-9833
http://www.thelighthousecafe.net/entertainment.html

With Doug Webb - saxophone, Joe Bagg - organ, & Jason Harnell - drums


Tuesday, July 24th

8:00 PM - Midnight
Steamers Café

138 W. Commonwealth Ave.
Fullerton, CA
(714) 871-8800
With Joe Bagg - organ & Andrew Boyle - drums

More info: http://www.steamerscafe.com/


Saturday, May 26th

7:00 PM
The Terrace Dinner Theater Upstairs at Manny's Restaurant

1693 Mission Drive (in the heart of Solvang)
Solvang, CA
(805) 691-9137
With Joe Bagg - organ, Charlie Shoemake - vibes, & Charles Ruggiero - drums

http://www.theterracetheater.com/events.htm


Tuesday, April 17th

8:00 - 11:00 PM
John Pisano’s Guitar Night

Lucy's 51

10149 Riverside Drive
Toluca Lake, CA 91602
(818) 763-5200
With John Pisano - guitar, Luther Hughes - bass, & Kendall Kay - drums


Sunday, May 20th

2:00 PM
Vicky's of Santa Fe

45-100 Club Drive (Corner of Hwy 111 & Club Drive)
Indian Wells, CA 92210
(760) 345-9770
With Jeff Colella - piano, Larry Holloway - bass, & Allen Goodman - drums

www.vickysofsantafe.com

www.facebook.com/VickysOfSantaFe


Sunday, March 25th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Lighthouse Cafe
30 Pier Ave.
Hermosa Beach, CA
(310) 376-9833
http://www.thelighthousecafe.net/entertainment.html

With Doug Webb - saxophone, Joe Bagg - organ, & Andrew Boyle - drums


Sunday, March 11th

4:00 -7:00 PM

Aspire

139 Mathewson St

Providence, RI 02903

(401) 521-3333 for reservations

Complimentary valet parking

More show information: joepo0140@yahoo.com

With Frank Potenza - guitar & vocals, Joe Potenza - bass, Paul Bouley - keyboards, & Vinny Pagano - drums


Sunday, February 19th

2:00 PM

Vicky's of Santa Fe

45-100 Club Drive

Hwy 111 & Club Drive

Indian Wells, CA 92210

(760) 345-9770

www.vickysofsantafe.com

www.facebook.com/VickysOfSantaFe

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Crowne Plaza Hotel at LAX

5985 W. Century Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90045

(310) 216-5861

With Michel Benebig - organ, Shem Benebig - vocals, & Paul Kreibich - drums



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2011 Dates

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Tuesday, November 1st

7:30 - 10:00 PM
John Pisano’s Guitar Night

Vitello's

4349 Tujunga Ave
Studio City, CA 91604
(818) 769-0905
With John Pisano - guitar and Jim Hughart - bass
More info: http://www.vitellosrestaurant.com/



Friday, November 4th
7:00 PM

Duo concert with Bijoux Barbossa - bass
Broadway Music
1940 South Broadway
Denver, Colorado

  1. (303)777-0833

www.broadwaymusicschool.com


Saturday, November 5th
Noon - 2:00 PM

Workshop: Jazz Guitar Arranging Toolbox
Broadway Music
1940 South Broadway
Denver, Colorado

(303) 777-0833
www.broadwaymusicschool.com


Saturday, November 5th
7:00 & 9:00 PM
Dazzle
930 Lincoln Street
Denver, Colorado 80203

With Jeff Jenkins - organ, & Todd Reid - drums
info@dazzlejazz.com


Saturday, November 12th

8:00 PM( (doors open at 7:30)

Boulevard Music

4316 Sepulveda Blvd.

Culver City, CA 90230

(310) 398-2583

Frank Potenza, Bruce Forman & Pat Kelley - guitars


Sunday, December11th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Lighthouse Cafe
30 Pier Ave.
Hermosa Beach, CA
(310) 376-9833
http://www.thelighthousecafe.net/entertainment.html

With Doug Webb - saxophone, Joe Bagg - organ, & Andrew Boyle - drums


Saturday, August 6th

8:00 PM

Sunny Wilkinson/Frank Potenza Duo Reunion Concert

An intimate house concert in the Mount Washington area of LA

Limited seating

Reservations (818) 599-3292 or cathy@cathysegalgarcia.com

Tickets: $15.00

Address and map will be sent upon RSVP


Sunday, August 14th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Lighthouse Cafe
30 Pier Ave.
Hermosa Beach, CA
(310) 376-9833
http://www.thelighthousecafe.net/entertainment.html

With Doug Webb - saxophone, Ryan McGillicuddy - bass & Kendall Kay - drums


Saturday, August 20th

4:00 PM

The Las Vegas Jazz Society presents

Frank Potenza with vocalist Ronnie Rose

Winchester Cultural Center

3130 S. McLeod (North of Desert Inn)

Las Vegas, NV

Information: http://vegasjazz.org or (702) 455-7340


Saturday, August 27th

7:00 PM

An intimate house concert

Casa Arjona

4515 E. Harvey Way

Long Beach, CA 90808

(562) 421-8605

Information: info@mailva.evite.com

With Doug Webb - saxophone, Luther Hughes - bass & Matt Gordy - drums


Sunday, September 25th

4:00 PM

Famous Artist Jazz Series at The Hamlet

Highway 1, Cambria, CA

With Charlie Shoemake, vibraphone - Luther Hughes - bass and Colin Bailey - drums

Information: (805) 927-0567

rsvp@talsanmusic.com

http://www.talsanmusic.com/jazz_concerts.html


Friday, July 1st
The Blue Room at The American Jazz Museum
1616 East 18th Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64108

info@kcjazz.org
(816) 474-8463


Tuesday, May 31st

7:30 - 10:00 PM
John Pisano’s Guitar Night

Vitello's

4349 Tujunga Ave
Studio City, CA 91604
(818) 769-0905
With John Pisano - guitar and Jim Hughart - bass
More info: http://www.vitellosrestaurant.com


Sunday, May 15th

7:00-9:00 PM

The California Jazz Arts Society

Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Solo guitar concert

info@cajas.org

www.caljas.org


Sunday, April 10th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Lighthouse Cafe
30 Pier Ave.
Hermosa Beach, CA
(310) 376-9833
http://www.thelighthousecafe.net/entertainment.html

With Doug Webb - saxophone, Todd Johnson - bass & Kendall Kay - drums


Thursday March 31st

7:00 & 9:30 PM

Digg's Restaurant & Bar 

8052 Adams Ave

Huntington Beach CA 92646

(714) 960-3670

www.diggsrestaurant.com

Trio with Joe Bagg - organ & Steve Barnes - drums


Wednesday, March 16th

6:00 & 7:45 PM

Laguna Beach Live - Jazz Wednesdays Winter Series

Catalina Room

Hotel Laguna

425 S. Pacific Coast Highway

Laguna Beach, CA

(949) 715-9713

www.lagunabeachlive.org

Duo with Joe Bagg - organ


Saturday, March 13th

1:00 PM

Guitar Workshop - Learning Tunes in Depth

Seattle Jazz Guitar Society

(206) 293-9488

info@seattlejazzguitarsociety.org


Friday, March 12th

House concert

Seattle, WA

(206) 293-9488

info@seattlejazzguitarsociety.org


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Thursday December 16th

7:30 PM

The Mercantile

42051 Main Street

Temecula, CA  92590

(951) 308-6377

Duo with Todd Johnson - bass

http://www.temeculatheater.org

$15 - Tickets can be purchased online through

the theater website, by telephone, or at the theater


Tuesday November 30th

7:30 - 10:00 PM
John Pisano’s Guitar Night

Vitello's

4349 Tujunga Ave
Studio City, CA 91604
(818) 769-0905
With John Pisano - guitar and Jim Hughart - bass
More info: http://www.vitellosrestaurant.com


Wednesday, November 17

8:00 - 9:30 PM

Guitar Magic with Frank Potenza, Bruce Forman, & Pat Kelley

The World Famous Hollywood Magic Castle

7025 Franklin Avenue

Hollywood, CA

Guest attendance is limited

RESERVATIONS AND DRESS CODE REQUIRED

Admission : $20 includes concert and Magic showrooms

For reservations and information email Dale Boatman dale175@aol.com


Sunday, October 31st
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Lighthouse Cafe
30 Pier Ave.
Hermosa Beach, CA
(310) 376-9833
http://www.thelighthousecafe.net/entertainment.html

With Doug Webb - saxophone, Todd Johnson - bass & Steve Barnes - drums


Wednesday September 1st

8:00 PM
Steamers Café

138 W. Commonwealth Ave.
Fullerton, CA
(714) 871-8800
With Luther Hughes - bass & Kendall Kay - drums

More info: Steamers Cafe Web site


Tuesday July 13th

8:00 - 11:00 PM
John Pisano’s Guitar Night

Vitello's

4349 Tujunga Ave
Studio City, CA 91604
(818) 769-0905
With John Pisano - guitar and Luther Hughes - bass
More info: http://www.vitellosrestaurant.com


Saturday, July 31st
6:00 - 9:00 PM
Calcareous Vineyards

3430 Peachy Canyon Road

Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 239-0289
http://www.calcareous.com

Duo with John Pisano - guitar


Monday, May 10th
8:00 - 11:00 PM
The Room Upstairs at Vitello’s
4349 Tujunga Ave
Studio City, CA
(818) 769-0905

http://www.vitellosrestaurant.com/
With Joe Bagg - organ & Steve Barnes - drums


Friday April 2nd

8:30 PM
Steamers Café

138 W. Commonwealth Ave.
Fullerton, CA
(714) 871-8800
With Kate Reid – voice & piano, Chris Connor – bass & drums TBA

More info: Steamers Cafe Web site


Sunday, March 28th
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Lighthouse Cafe
30 Pier Ave.
Hermosa Beach, CA
(310) 376-9833
http://www.thelighthousecafe.net/entertainment.html

With Joe Bagg - organ & Steve Barnes - drums


Saturday February 27th, 2010

Torrance Cultural Arts Center

George Nakano Theater

3330 Civic Center Drive

Torrance, CA 90503

(310) 781-7171

Three Guitars with guitarists Bruce Forman & Pat Kelley

More info: www.torrnet.com/events/webevent.plx?cmd=listday;drilldown=0;token=guest.e632845ff31ea18d8a978ac41df002fd;y=2010;m=2;d=27


Friday February 26th, 2010

Torrance Cultural Arts Center

George Nakano Theater

3330 Civic Center Drive

Torrance, CA 90503

(310) 781-7171

With Joe Bagg - organ, Steve Barnes - drums & special guest, flutist Holly Hofmann

More info: www.torrnet.com/events/webevent.plx?cmd=listday;drilldown=0;token=guest.e632845ff31ea18d8a978ac41df002fd;y=2010;m=2;d=26


Tuesday January 12th

7:00 PM

John Pisano’s Guitar Night - Joe Pass Tribute & Podcast

Vitello's

4349 Tujunga Ave

Studio City, CA

(818) 769-0905

With John Pisano - guitar - Jim Hughart - bass, Kendall Kay - drums, and MANY other celebrity guest guitarists

More info: www.vitellosrestaurant.com