Pandelis Karayorgis
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photo by Rob Miller

 

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> Two latest releases (July 2014) on Driff Records <

 

Pandelis Karayorgis Quintet
Afterimage

(Driff Records CD 1404)
available on Bandcamp

The Whammies
Play The Music Of Steve Lacy, Live

(Driff Records CD 1401)
available on Bandcamp

 

 

> A great write-up from Chicago Reader's Peter Margasak (June 2013) <
A bounty of brilliance from Boston pianist Pandelis Karayorgis

 

> Upcoming performances <

 

 

 

 
 

Saturday December 27
The Lilypad, 7-9 PM
Dave Rempis - Pandelis Karayorgis - Nate McBride - Luther Gray Quartet
Dave Rempis, alto sax
Pandelis Karayorgis, piano
Nate McBride, bass
Luther Gray, drums

Wednesday January 17
The Lilypad, 8-10 PM
Jeff Platz - Pandelis Karayorgis - Jacob William- Eric Rosenthal Quartet
Jeff Platz, guitar
Pandelis Karayorgis, piano
Jacob William, bass
Eric Rosenthal, drums

Friday/Saturday January 30/31
The Green Mill, Chicago
The Whammies
Jorrit Dijkstra, alto sax, lyricon, analog electronics
Jeb Bishop, trombone
Pandelis Karayorgis, piano  
Jason Roebke, bass
Frank Rosaly, drums
Mary Oliver, violin, viola

Wednesday February 4
Killian Hall, MIT 8 PM
Matchbox/Atomic Double Bill
Matchbox
Jorrit Dijkstra - alto sax
Pandelis Karayorgis - piano
Nate McBride - bass
Curt Newton - drums
Atomic
Fredrik Ljungkvist - reeds
Magnus Broo - trumpet
Håvard Wiik - piano
Ingebrigt Håker Flaten - bass
Hans Hulbœkmo – drums

Sunday March 1
The Lilypad, 7-9 PM
Driff Records Large Group:
Forbes Graham, trumpet
Dan Rosenthal, trumpet
Jeff Galindo, trombone
Josiah Reibstein, tuba
Jorrit Dijkstra, alto sax
Charlie Kohlhase, saxes
Pandelis Karayorgis, piano
Nate McBride, bass
Jef Charland, bass
Luther Gray, drums
Andrew Neumann, electronics

Tuesday March 17
The Lilypad, 6-8:30 PM
Jorrit Dijkstra, alto sax
Pandelis Karayorgis, piano
Nate McBride, bass
Kresten Osgood, drums

Sunday April 12
The Lilypad, 7-9 PM
Driff Records Large Group:
Forbes Graham, trumpet
Dan Rosenthal, trumpet
Jeff Galindo, trombone
Josiah Reibstein, tuba
Jorrit Dijkstra, alto sax
Charlie Kohlhase, saxes
Matt Langley, saxes
Pandelis Karayorgis, piano
Nate McBride, bass
Jef Charland, bass
Luther Gray, drums
Andrew Neumann, electronics

April 24-30
European tour with
The Whammies

Jorrit Dijkstra, alto sax, lyricon, analog electronics
Jeb Bishop, trombone
Pandelis Karayorgis, piano  
Jason Roebke, bass
Han Bennink, drums
Mary Oliver, violin, viola
April 30 SGT-Onasis Cultural Centre-Athens
More dates/details TBA

Friday/Saturday May 1/2

Friday May 1 Foygaro-Nafplion (To be confirmed)
SaturdayMay 2 Thessaloniki Concert Hall-Thessaloniki

Breakaway
Jorrit Dijkstra, alto sax, lyricon, analog electronics
Jeb Bishop, trombone
Pandelis Karayorgis, piano  
Jason Roebke, bass

Sunday May 31
The Lilypad, 7-9 PM
Driff Records Large Group:
Forbes Graham, trumpet
Dan Rosenthal, trumpet
Jeff Galindo, trombone
Josiah Reibstein, tuba
Jorrit Dijkstra, alto sax
Charlie Kohlhase, saxes
Matt Langley, saxes
Pandelis Karayorgis, piano
Nate McBride, bass
Jef Charland, bass
Luther Gray, drums
Andrew Neumann, electronics

Friday/Saturday June 19/20
The Lilypad, Details TBA
3d Annual Driff Records fest
Featuring special guests:
Taylor Ho Binum
Jeb Bishop
Tony Malaby

 

 

       
[page updated December 11, 2014]