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As Bandleader/Coleader:

Jesse Kramer Trio

Blue LLama Jazz Club

December 6th, 2019


Jesse Kramer Antinous as Osiris

A2 Jazz Fest, Blue LLama Jazz Club

September 21st, 2019

Kerrytown Concert House

June 15th, 2019


Jesse Kramer Trio

Ann Arbor Summer Festival

June 8th, 2018


Roe Bickley Kramer

WEMU 5:01 Jazz, Bab’s Underground Lounge

January 5th, 2020, Ann Arbor, MI

Kerrytown Concert House

November 16th, 2019

July 14th, 2018

Ann Arbor, MI

Blue LLama Jazz Club

October 13th, 2019

July18th, 2019

April 25th, 2019

Ann Arbor, MI

Michigan Jazz Festival, Schoolcraft College

July 21st, 2019, Livonia, MI

WEMU 5:01 Jazz, Bab’s Underground Lounge

January 4th, 2019, Ann Arbor, MI

A2 Jazz Fest

September 20th, 2018, Ann Arbor, MI

Michigan Jazz Festival, Schoolcraft College

July 15th, 2018, Livonia, MI


The Ravens Club (weekly residency)

2017-2019, Ann Arbor, MI

Jesse Kramer Quartet

WEMU 5:01 Jazz, Bab’s Underground Lounge

January 5th, 2017, Ann Arbor, MI


Jesse Kramer Trio

\aut\ BAR (weekly residency)

2016-2018, Ann Arbor, MI


Jesse Kramer Fusion Trio

Blue LLama Jazz Club

November 16th, 2019

Menagerie Lounge

May 19th, 2018, Pontiac, MI

A2 Jazz Fest, Ann Arbor Distilling Company

September 10th, 2016, Ann Arbor, MI

MotorCity Wine (weekly residency)

2015-present, Detroit,  MI


2018: December 29th, December 28th, December 22nd, December 15th, November 24th, November 23rd, Ann Arbor, MI

Jesse Kramer Acacia

Cliff Bell’s

June 14th, 2014

Kerrytown Concert House

July 26th, 2014


Jesse Kramer Trio ft. Natasha Patamapongs

Smiles Jazz and Bistro

December 13th-14th, 2013, Bangkok, Thailand


Jesse Kramer’s Juice Box

WEMU 5:01 Jazz, Rush Street Lounge

April 5th, 2013, Ann Arbor, MI


Jesse Kramer Trio

Detroit International Jazz Festival

September 1st, 2006, Detroit, MI

As Sideman:

Alex Harding

Baritone saxophonist, organ trio

Blue LLama Jazz Club

January 10th, 2020, Ann Arbor, MI

Whiskey Parlor

November 23rd, 2019, Detroit, MI



Avant Garde/Jazz-Rock

Robin Theatre

November 15th, 2019, Lansing, MI

Blue Owl

September 26th, 2019, Lansing, MI

Kerrytown Concert House

September 15th, 2019, Ann Arbor, MI

Lansing Jazz Festival

August 3rd, 2019, Lansing, MI


The Hughes/Smith Quintet

Contemporary Hard-Bop

Cliff Bell’s

October 2nd, 2019, Detroit, MI

Blue LLama

August 16th, 2019, Ann Arbor, MI


Jazz @ the Pond

July 10th, 2019, Brighton, MI

Cliff Bell’s

October 2nd, 2019

May 4th, 2018

March 31st, 2017

Detroit, MI

Black Lotus Brewery

2019: May 29th, March 6th, February 27th, February 13th

2018: December 5th, November 28th, November 21st, November 7th, November 17th, September 12th, August 27th, May 30th, April 25th, March 21st, February 14th, 

2017: October 4th, August 30th, August 16th, June 14th, May10th, April 12th, March 15th, February 15th, February 1st, January, 25th

2016: December 28th, October 26th

Clawson, MI

MotorCity Wine

2019: January 18th

2018: October 19th, July 20th, June 15th, May 18th, April 20th, March 16th

December 15th, 2017

2017: November 17th, October 20th, September 15th, July 27th, May 19th, March 17th, January 20th, 

2016: October 21st

Detroit, MI

Michigan Jazz Festival, Schoolcraft College

July 15th, 2018

Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe

January 19th, 2018, Grosse Pointe, MI

Bop Stop at the Music Settlement

September 31st, 2017, Cleveland, OH

Tim Haldeman Quartet: Jazz+Film

Live avant garde accompaniment for 1920’s experimental silent film

Hathaway’s Hideaway

February 24th, 2019

March 11th, 2018, Ann Arbor, MI

Ann Arbor Distilling Company

March 2nd, 2017, Ann Arbor, MI

Sarah D’Angelo

Socially conscious, contemporary, vocal jazz

Ann Arbor Public Library

May 11th, 2018, Ann Arbor, MI

WEMU 5:01 Jazz, Bab’s Underground

May 4th, 2018, Ann Arbor, MI

Toledo Museum of Art

August 4th, 2017, Toledo, OH

Michigan Jazz Festival, Schoolcraft College

August 4th, 2017, Livonia, MI

Detroit Institute of Arts

April 21st, 2016, Detroit, MI


Heather Black Project

Vocal jazz, early blues, R&B, Soul

The Ravens Club (weekly residency)

2012-2017, Ann Arbor, MI


Glenn Tucker Presents: A Jazz Nativity, Olivier Messiaen’s Christmas Cycles

Pianist and Organist, Avant-Jazz

Toledo Museum of Art

December 2016, Toledo, OH

St. Matthew’s and St. Joseph’s Episcopal Church

December 2016

December, 2015, Detroit, MI

First Congregational Church of Ann Arbor

December 2016

December 2015, Ann Arbor, MI

Detroit Institute of Arts

December 2013, Detroit, MI

Kerrytown Concert House

December 2012, Ann Arbor, MI


Mike Jellick Trio

Contemporary Jazz Pianist

Northern Lights Lounge (weekly residency)

2011-2016, Detroit, MI

Detroit Institute of Arts

July 8th, 2016

June 5th, 2015, Detroit, MI

MotorCity Wine (weekly residency)

2013-2015, Detroit, MI

Cliff Bell’s

January 24th-25th, Detroit, MI


Julien Labro

Accordionist, Bandoneonist

Kerrytown Concert House

October 1st, 2016, Ann Arbor, MI


September 30th, 2016

July29th, 2016, Cleveland, OH

Bronson Park

July 28th, 2016, Kalamazoo, MI


Mellow Motif

Brazilian Jazz from Thailand, ft. vocalist Natasha “Oong” Patamapongs

“Ao Vivo!” Live DVD Recording, Studio28 Recording

November 20th-21st, 2014, Bangkok, Thailand

Bossanona and Friends All Star Brazilian Jazz Concert (filmed for Thai PBS), CenterPoint Playhouse

August 12th, 2011, Bangkok, Thailand

Jesse Palter

Contemporary Vocal Jazz

Jazz Showcase

October 22nd, 2014, Chicago, IL

New Center Park

August 23rd, 2012, Detroit, MI


Detroit Symphony Orchestra ft. Dee Daniels

Edsel and Eleanor Ford House

July 11th, 2014, Grosse Pointe Shores, MI


Miles Brown’s Middle Game

Bassist Miles Brown, Avant-Jazz

Strange Beautiful Music 7, Max M. Fisher Music Center

September 13th, 2014, Detroit, MI

Cliff Bell’s

April 19th, 2014, Detroit, MI

Canterbury House

April 11th, 2014, Ann Arbor, MI


Denny Euprasert Trio ft. Jesse Kramer

Bangkok-based pianist

Smiles Jazz and Bistro

December 17th-18th, 2013, Bangkok, Thailand


Vincent York

Saxophonist, Duke Ellington Orchestra Alumnus

The Ark

November 15th, 2013, Ann Arbor, MI

Kerrytown Concert House

April 30th, 2013

Justin Walter

Trumpet/EVI, Dance/Electronic/Ambient

The Hideout

September 29th, 2013, Chicago, IL

Pygmalion Music Festival

September 28th, 2013, Urbana-Champaign, IL

Midpoint Music Festival

September 26th, 2013, Cincinnati, OH

Cat in the Cream

September 25th, 2013, Oberlin, OH

Monarch Tavern

September 23rd, 2013, Toronto, ON, CA

The Blind Pig

May 17th, 2013, Ann Arbor, MI


May 16th,  2013, Chicago, IL


Demetrius Nabors

Contemporary Jazz/Smooth Jazz

Michigan Jazz Festival, Schoolcraft College

July 21st, 2013, Livonia, MI


Ellen Rowe

Contemporary Jazz Pianist

Michigan Jazz Festival, Schoolcraft College

July 21st, 2013, Livonia, MI


Kris Johnson: Jim Crow’s Tears

Jazz musical influenced by the history of minstrelsy and blackface in America

Charles H. Wright Museum

April 14th, 2013, Detroit, MI


The Encore Musical Theatre Company

Professional Musical Theater Company

Guys and Dolls



2009, Dexter, MI


Young People’s Theater

Children’s musical theater, Non-profit organization



Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat



Ingrid Jensen

Jazz trumpeter

Cliff Bell’s

November 16th-17th, 2012,  Detroit, MI


Shelby Brown

Saxophonist, Smooth Jazz

South Bend Jazz Festival

August 25th, 2012, South Bend, IN


Vincent Chandler (presented by Geri Allen)

Contemporary Jazz Trombonist

The Stone

July 29th, 2012, New York, NY


Christopher Lucas Wilson Trio

Straight Ahead Piano Trio

Baker’s Keyboard Lounge (weekly residency)

2010-2011, Detroit, MI


Paul Keller Ensemble

Hard Bop Sextet

Firefly Club (weekly residency)

2009, Ann Arbor, MI


Paul Keller Trio

Oscar Peterson Style Trio

Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe, Live CD Recording

April 8th-11th, 2009, Grosse Pointe, MI

Anat Cohen


Firefly Club

January 30th, 2009, Ann Arbor, MI

Detroit Groove Society

January 29th, 2009, West Bloomfield, MI


Jeff Marx

Free Jazz

Bohemian National Home

August 16th, 2008, Detroit, MI


The Murphy’s

Bebop trio led by pianist Claude Black and bassist Clifford Murphy

Murphy’s Place

2007-2009, Ann Arbor, MI


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