11/16/2021

JANUARY, 2022


Experience the wonderful Inn at Huntingfield Creek in Rock Hall. MD, for a comfort food supper and intimate space solo piano performance on Thursday 1/6.  


More to come



 

11/07/2021

DECEMBER, 2021


The Mainstay's New Year's Eve potluck is again live and in person! Happy to be playing it again this year. Join us!

WEDNESDAY, 12/1: 7pm - Eddie Sherman Show@The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE

Opening event for the True Blue Jazz Holiday series at the Pines. Featuring Eddie Sherman, Peggy Raley, Holly Lane, Cody Leavel, with Dave Robinson, Mike McShane and Joe.



More to come

 

9/21/2021

NOVEMBER, 2021

 


Sharon Sable and I are joined by Amy Shook and Mike McShane to present "Songbird: The Music of Blossom Dearie, at the Pines in Rehoboth Beach, DE on 11/3. Sponsored by the True Blue Jazz Festival.


WEDNESDAY, 11/3: 7pm - Blossom Dearie Tribute@The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE 

Our first live Blossom Dearie tribute show performance, with a full rhythm section, sponsored by the True Blue Jazz Festival!

Sharon Sable website   True Blue Jazz website   Pines website 

FRIDAY, 11/5: 5-7pm solo piano@Bad Alfred's, Chestertown, MD 

I'll be inside Bad Alfred's for First Friday, on the town piano  :)

Bad Alfred's website

MONDAY, 11/8: 7pm - Mainstay Monday with guest Dick Durham@The Mainstay, Rock Hall, MD

2 piano show with local legend Dick Durham  

Mainstay website,

FRIDAY, 11/12: 9pm-12am - Sharon Sable@Hummingbird to Mars, Wilmington, DE

A duo with Sharon in a super cool speakeasy venue. 

Sharon Sable website,  Hummingbird website

FRIDAY, 11/19: 4-7pm - Sharon Sable@BrewHaHa, Greenville, DE

I'll join Sharon at the Greenville location - 3838 Kennett Pike

Sharon's website

SUNDAY, 11/21: 5:05pm - The Gathering Space@Grace Cafe, Wilmington, DE

Riverfront Church devotes this special time for reflection and for community. I'll be providing solo piano instrumental music. Join in person or virtually.

more info,  Riverfront Church Facebook page

MONDAY, 11/22: 7pm - Mainstay Monday with guest Barbara Parker and Bob Taylor@The Mainstay, Rock Hall, MD

Bob Taylor, bass joins me to feature the music and musical roots of singer/songwriter Barbara Parker.   

Mainstay website

TUESDAY, 11/23: 7pm - Holly Lane/Shore Jazz@The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE

Holly and Shore Jazz, with John Ewart and Mike McShane, in our monthly slot   :).

Pines websitePines pageShore Jazz website

FRIDAY, 11/22: 5-7pm - Sharon Sable@Winterthur, Wilmington, DE

Joining Sharon for a duo. Mixers and Elixirs event. 

More info,  Sharon's website

SATURDAY, 11/27: 6:30-9pm - Sharon Sable and Joe@Zollies Jazz Cucina, New Castle, DE

A wonderful new restaurant and venue. Join us!

Zollies websiteZollies page, Sharon's website

VIDEO EVENTS:

SUNDAY 11/14, 5:05pm - Beth McDonald and Joe@Riverfront Church Music Edition series

Beth and I perform an eclectic concert for the Riverfront church music series under the theme, "called to create".

more infoRiverfront Church Facebook page, Beth McDonald website 

SUNDAY, 11/21: 5:05pm - The Gathering Space@Grace Cafe, Wilmington, DE

Riverfront Church devotes this special time for reflection and for community. I'll be providing solo piano instrumental music. Join in person or virtually.

more info,  Riverfront Church Facebook page

Every Wednesday: 7pm - Inside the Process

Note the change in procedure. Instead of a livestream, the "Inside the Process" hour will be prerecorded and  uploaded to my joeholtsnotes2021 YouTube channel to premiere every Wednesday evening at 7pm, A unique look behind the curtain as I share stories, experiences, insights and music. 

JoeHoltsNotes2021 YouTube Channel

Every Thursday: 7pm - Piano for My Friends

Note the change in procedure. Instead of a livestream, the "Piano for my Friends" hour will be prerecorded and  uploaded to my joeholtsnotes YouTube channel to premiere on Thursday evenings at 7pm. An hour of classic tunes and signature spontaneity. 

JoeHoltsNotes YouTube channel


Other events take place. Email Joe for info on any event not listed.

5/07/2021

OCTOBER, 2021


Among the events that don't make the public schedule are a string of recurring private concerts for a tour group at a wonderful local B&B, Blessed to be busy.  .

LIVE EVENTS:

FRIDAY, 10/1: 5-7pm - solo piano@First Friday, Chestertown, MD

The Arts and Entertainment District piano will be moved out to the sidewalk in front of Bad Alfred's on High Street for Frist Friday

info to come

FRIDAY, 10/1: 9pm-12am - Sharon Sable@Hummingbird to Mars, Wilmington, DE

A duo with Sharon in a super cool speakeasy venue. 

Sharon Sable website,  Hummingbird website

MONDAY, 10/11: 7pm - Mainstay Monday with guest Libby York@The Mainstay, Rock Hall, MD

Acclaimed vocalist Libby York joins me.   

Mainstay websiteLibby York website

TUESDAY, 10/26: 7pm - Holly Lane/Shore Jazz@The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE

Holly and Shore Jazz, with John Ewart and Mike McShane, in our monthly slot   :).

Pines websitePines pageShore Jazz website

VIDEO EVENTS:

Every Wednesday: 7pm - Inside the Process

Note the change in procedure. Instead of a livestream, the "Inside the Process" hour will be prerecorded and  uploaded to my joeholtsnotes2021 YouTube channel to premiere every Wednesday evening at 7pm, A unique look behind the curtain as I share stories, experiences, insights and music. 

JoeHoltsNotes2021 YouTube Channel

Every Thursday: 7pm - Piano for My Friends

Note the change in procedure. Instead of a livestream, the "Piano for my Friends" hour will be prerecorded and  uploaded to my joeholtsnotes YouTube channel to premiere on Thursday evenings at 7pm. An hour of classic tunes and signature spontaneity. 

JoeHoltsNotes YouTube channel


Other events take place. Email Joe for info on any event not listed.


SEPTEMBER, 2021



              Jazz Festival fun with the Sholbertshires

LIVE EVENTS: 

FRIDAY, 9/3: 4-7pm - Sharon Sable@BrewHaHa, Greenville, DE

I'll join Sharon at the Greenville location - 3838 Kennett Pike

Sharon's website

FRIDAY, 9/10: 6-9pm - The Sholbertshires@Chestertown, MD Jazz Festival Gala

The Sholbertshire Swingtet is featured for the Chestertown Jazz Festival Gala Cocktail Party/Concert. We are featured starting at 7:30pm.

Festival info, Festival page, Sholbertshires page  

MONDAY, 9/13: 7pm - Mainstay Monday with guests Eddie Sherman and Peggy Raley@The Mainstay, Rock Hall, MD

Vocalists Peggy Raley and Eddie Sherman, co-directors of the annual True Blue Jazz Festival in Rehoboth Beach, DE, join me for Mainstay Monday.

Mainstay website

SATURDAY, 9/25: 4-7pm - Shore Jazz@Southgate Grill, Berlin, MD

John Ewart, Mike McShane and return to this cool spot.

Southgate Grill websiteSouthgate Grill pageShore Jazz website

MONDAY, 9/27: 7pm - Mainstay Monday with guest Jen Friedman@The Mainstay, Rock Hall, MD

Local actress, comedienne (and force of nature) Jen Friedman joins me. A most unique and fun evening is in store.   

Mainstay website

TUESDAY, 9/28: 7pm - Holly Lane/Shore Jazz@The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE

Holly and Shore Jazz, with John Ewart and Mike McShane, in our monthly slot   :).

Pines websitePines pageShore Jazz website


VIDEO EVENTS:

Every Wednesday: 7pm - Inside the Process

Note the change in procedure this month. Instead of a livestream, the "Inside the Process" hour will be prerecorded and  uploaded to my joeholtsnotes2021 YouTube channel to premiere every Wednesday evening at 7pm, A unique look behind the curtain as I share stories, experiences, insights and music. 

JoeHoltsNotes2021 YouTube Channel

Every Thursday: 7pm - Piano for My Friends

Note the change in procedure this month. Instead of a livestream, the "Piano for my Friends" hour will be prerecorded and  uploaded to my joeholtsnotes YouTube channel to premiere on Thursday evenings at 7pm. An hour of classic tunes and signature spontaneity. 

JoeHoltsNotes YouTube channel


Other events take place. Email Joe for info on any event not listed.

AUGUST, 2021

                                            The Mainstay stage

LIVE EVENTS: 

SUNDAY, 8/1: 4pm - Suede@The Turning Point, Piermont, NY

Amy Shook and I will be Suede's backing band. Fun!!

Suede's pageTurning Point website

FRIDAY, 8/6: 5-7pm - solo piano@First Friday, Chestertown, MD

The Arts and Entertainment District piano will be moved out to the sidewalk in front of Bad Alfred's on High Street for Frist Friday

info to come 

MONDAY, 8/9: 7pm - Mainstay Monday with guests The Tom Lagana Group@The Mainstay, Rock Hall, MD

The acclaimed trio of Tom Lagana - guitar, Tom Baldwin - bass and Domiinic Smith - drums join me for an eclectic evening of jazz

Mainstay website

FRIDAY, 8/20: 9pm-12am - Sharon Sable@Hummingbird to Mars, Wilmington, DE

A duo with Sharon in a super cool speakeasy venue. 

Sharon Sable websiteHummingbird website

SATURDAY, 8/21: 4-7pm - Shore Jazz@Southgate Grill, Berlin, MD

John Ewart, Mike McShane and I swing Shore Jazz back into gear. Come out and support us at this new venue (for us)!

Southgate Grill website, Southgate Grill page, Shore Jazz website

MONDAY, 8/23: 7pm - Mainstay Monday with guest Meredith Davies Hadaway@The Mainstay, Rock Hall. MD

Award winning poet and Celtic harpist Meredith Davies Hadaway joins me for a most unique and lovely collaboration

Mainstay website

TUESDAY, 8/31: time tba - Holly Lane/Shore Jazz@The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE

Holly and Shore Jazz, with John Ewart and Mike McShane, are reunited. Reserve early.

Pines website, Pines page, Shore Jazz website


LIVESTREAM/VIDEO EVENTS:

Every Tuesday: 7pm* - Piano for My Friends

An hour of classic tunes and signature spontaneity. Find the video live on my Facebook page, or watch it later.     * except for 8/31 - moved to Wednesday 9/1)

Joe's Facebook page

Every Wednesday: 7pm** - Inside the Process

A unique look behind the curtain as I share stories, experiences, insights and music. Find the video live on my Facebook page or watch it later.  **except for 8/25@12noon. Also Tuesday 8/31 (instead of Wednesday 9/1), an "Inside the Process" video will premiere at 7pm (instead of a livestream). 

Joe's Facebook page


Other events take place. Email Joe for info on any event not listed.

JULY, 2021

                                       Mainstay Monday returns!

 LIVE EVENTS:

SATURDAY, 7/10: 4-7pm - Shore Jazz@Southgate Grill, Berlin MD

John Ewart, Mike McShane and I swing Shore Jazz back into gear. Come out and support us at this new venue (for us)!

Southgate Grill website, Southgate Grill page, Shore Jazz website

SUNDAY, 7/11: 2pm - Midiri Brothers Sextet@Tri State Jazz Society, Wallingford, PA

I'm with the Midiri Brothers for a Tri State Jazz Society concert at the Community Arts Center in Wallingford, PA (also livestreamed on the Tri State Facebook page).

Tri State Jazz website, Midiri Brothers page, Community Arts Center website

MONDAY, 7/12: 7pm - Mainstay Monday with guest Steve Herberman@The Mainstay, Rock Hall, MD

One of the most respected names in the world of jazz guitar joins me for the return of Mainstay Monday! Join us for a 7 string-guitar/piano duo featuring favorite standards and jazz classics.

Mainstay website, Steve Herberman website

FRIDAY, 7/16: 6:30pm - Libby York@The Room at Cedar Grove, Lewes, DE

I'll join Mike McShane to perform with Libby York at this supper club venue.

Room at Cedar Grove info, Libby York website

MONDAY, 7/26: 7pm - Mainstay Monday with guests Maura West, Gabby Bucci and Ben Lammers (Washington College Jazz Combo)@The Mainstay, Rock Hall, MD

Maura, Gabby and Ben were scheduled to perform a final Washington Coll├Ęge Jazz Combo performance, as graduating seniors, in 2020. Now WAC alumni, the Jazz Combo reunites!

Mainstay website

TUESDAY, 7/27: 7-10pm - Holly Lane/Shore Jazz@The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE

Holly and Shore Jazz, with John Ewart and Mike McShane, are reunited. Reserve early.

Pines website, Pines page, Shore Jazz website

FRIDAY, 7/30: 730pm - Suede@Ram's Head On Stage, Annapolis, MD

Amy Shook and I will be Suede's backing band. Gonna be great fun!!

Suede's page  Ram's Head On Stage website  

SATURDAY, 7/31: 7:30pm - Suede@Epworth UMC, Rehoboth Beach, DE

Amy and I will be backing Suede for this one show only fundraiser for Camp Rehoboth. Rehoboth friends take note.   :)

Suede's page, Ticketing info 

LIVESTREAM EVENTS:

Every Tuesday: 7pm* - Piano for My Friends

An hour of classic tunes and signature spontaneity. Find the video live on my Facebook page, or watch it later.     * except for 7/27@12:00 noon

Joe's Facebook page

Every Wednesday: 7pm** - Inside the Process

A unique look behind the curtain as I share stories, experiences, insights and music. Find the video live on my Facebook page or watch it later.  **except for 7/7@12noon 

Joe's Facebook page


Other events take place. Message Joe for info on any event not listed

JUNE, 2021

                                                 Libby York, with Mike and I                                         

LIVE EVENTS:

FRIDAY, 6/18: 5-8pm - Libby York@Bluecoast, Rehoboth Beach, DE

Mike McShane and I join Libby on the patio stage.

Bluecoast website, Libby York website

SATURDAY, 6/19: 6pm - Karen Somerville@Wilmer Park, Chestertown, MD

Juneteenth music and festivities throughout the day. My set accompanying Karen is at 6pm. 

More info

LIVESTREAM EVENTS:

Every Tuesday, 7pm: Escape, From Home piano hour

An hour of classic tunes and signature spontaneity. Find the video live on my Facebook page or watch it later.

Joe's Facebook page

Every Wednesday, 7pm: Inside the Process

A unique look behind the curtain as I share stories, experiences, insights and music. Find the video live on my Facebook page or watch it later.

Joe's Facebook page


Other events take place. Message joe for info on any event not listed.


5/06/2021

MAY, 2021

                                                   Livestreams continue.

LIVESTREAM EVENTS:

Every Tuesday, 7pm: "Escape, From Home" piano hour.

An hour of classic tunes and signature spontaneity. Find the video live on my Facebook page, or watch it later.

Joe's Facebook Page

Every Wednesday, 7pm: "Inside the Process"

A unique look behind the curtain and inside the process as I share stories, experiences, insights and music. Find the video love on my Facebook page, or watch it later.

Joe's Facebook page


Other events take place. Email Joe for info on events not included here. 

3/24/2021

APRIL, 2020



Sharon Sable and I debut our new show; "Songbird - The music of Blossom Dearie", livestreaming from the Mainstay stage on 4/25.  Details on this, and others livestreams below.

LIVESTREAM EVENTS:

Every Tuesday, at 7pm: "Escape, From Home" Piano Hour

An hour of classic tunes and signature spontaneity. Find the video live on my Facebook page, or watch it later. 

Joe's Facebook Page 

Every Wednesday, at 7pm: "Inside the Process"

A unique look behind the curtain and inside the process as I share stories, experiences, insights, and music. Find the video live on my Facebook page, or watch it later

Joe's Facebook Page

Monday 4/12, 7pm: "Monday Night LIVE"

Join me on the Mainstay Facebook page as I interview vocalist Sharon Sable. Sharon will reflect on the life, career and influence of vocalist/pianist Blossom Dearie. Sharon and I are debuting a Blossom Dearie tribute show later this month in a livestream from the Mainstay (see below). This interview is a prelude.   :)

Mainstay Facebook page

Friday, 4/23: 7pm - "Songbird - The Music of Blossom Dearie"

Sharon Sable and I debut our Blossom Dearie tribute show in a livestream from the Mainstay stage.

More info

Sunday, 4/25: 7:30pm - Beth McDonald/Scott Silbert/Joe Holt Livestream 

Blue House Productions hosts Beth, Scott and I from their video studio. Watch live on the Blue House Facebook page. Beth's originals, a tip of the hat to Peggy Lee, and more!

Blue House Facebook page

Saturday, 4/30: 6pm - Sholbertshire Swingtet livestream

True Blue Jazz hosts their annual Jazz Appreciation Day show virtually. The Sholbertshires open the livestream festivities!

More info


LIVE/IN PERSON EVENTS:

Friday, 4/16: 9pm-12am - Hummingbird to Mars, Wilmington, DE

Sharon Sable and I return to Wilmington's hip speakeasy. We'll be performing music from our Blossom Dearie Tribute show, and more! 

Sharon's Website   Hummingbird Website

Saturday 4/24: 10am-4pm  - Chestertown Art Walk, Chestertown, MD

I'll be featured as one of the pianists for the official debut of the Chestertown's Arts and Entertainment district piano. You can find me on High Street in front of Bad Alfred's for one set, beginning at 1:30pm.

More info 


Other events take place, Email Joe for info on events not included here.

2/26/2021

MARCH, 2021

                                         Here's something fun! Join us! 

LIVESTREAM EVENTS:

Every Tuesday, 7pm - "Escape, From Home Piano Hour"

A hour of classic tunes and signature spontaneity. Find the video live on my Facebook page, or watch it later.

Joe's Facebook page

Monday, 2/8, at 7pm - "Pandemic Piano"

Join me as I take you inside the process of making music, sharing from my experience(s), on the Mainstay Facebook page.

Mainstay Facebook page

Tuesday, March 9: 2pm livestream

Enoch Pratt Library Series - The Sholbertshires
Join us on the Enoch Pratt Facebook page, or via the Zoom webinar (links in the Facebook event) for a hour of swinging fun! Amy Shook - bass, Joe Holt - piano, Scott Silbert - sax, Steve Abshire - guitar

Every Wednesday at 7pm, beginning 3/17 - "Inside the Process"

Pandemic Piano finds a new home, with a new name. Join me as I share stories, insights and music from my experience(s), live on my Facebook page. 

Joe's Facebook page

LIVE EVENTS:

FRIDAY, 3/12: 9-12pm
Hummingbird to Mars, Wilmington, DE
Wilmington's hip speakeasy has resumed live music, and vocalist Sharon and Sable and I are looking forward to stretching our wings a bit with selections from her new Blossom Dearie tribute project.  

Other events take place. Contact Joe for info on any event not listed here. 

2/05/2021

FEBRUARY, 2021

 

                                          Live gigs are slowly working their way back. :)

Livestream events:
Every Tuesday, 7pm - "Escape, From Home Piano Hour"
A hour of classic tunes and signature spontaneity. Find the video live on my Facebook page, or watch it later.

Monday, 2/8, at 7pm - "Pandemic Piano"
Join me as I take you inside the process of making music, sharing from my experience(s), on the Mainstay Facebook page.

FRIDAY, 2/26: 4pm
Carpe Diem Arts Virtual Concert Series
Karen Somerville hosts this series, on the 4th Friday of each month, and is a featured performed this month. I'll join Karen in accompanying.

LIVE events:
SUNDAY, 2/14: 11am
Chesapeake Inn Reastraunt and Marina, Chesapeake City, MD
Valentine's Brunch with the "Classic Avenue" duo of Beth McDonald and I. Classic popular music, elegant food and surroundings with a wonderful view. 


Other performances take place. Email Joe for info on any event not listed. 

12/06/2020

JANUARY, 2021



Livestream events continue:

Every Tuesday evening, at 7pm - "Escape, From Home Piano Hour"

On my Facebook page


Monday, 1/11, at 7pm - "Pandemic Piano"

On the Mainstay Facebook page



11/21/2020

DECEMBER, 2020


Escape, From Home piano hours continue.

TUESDAY, 12/1: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

MONDAY 12/7: 7 to 8pm                                                                                                            Monday Night LIVE - livestreaming event  "Pandemic Piano"                                               I'll be livestreaming from home, sharing music and insights on the Mainstay Facebook page. Mainstay Facebook page

TUESDAY, 12/8: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

TUESDAY, 12/15: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page  

TUESDAY, 12/22: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 


TUESDAY, 12/29: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

11/07/2020

NOVEMBER, 2020

The Sholbertshires ride again in a Blue House Live event. Join us, and be swung into great health!

TUESDAY, 11/3: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

MONDAY 11/9: 7 to 8pm                                                                                                            Monday Night LIVE - livestreaming event  - "Pandemic Piano"                                               I'll be livestreaming from home, sharing music and insights on the Mainstay Facebook page.  Mainstay Facebook page

TUESDAY, 10/10: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

TUESDAY, 10/17: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page  

SATURDAY, 10/21: 7:30pm
Blue House Productions - livestream event - Sholbertshire Swingtet
The Sholbertshire Swingtet (Shook, Holt, Silbert, Abshire). Swinging Great American Songbook favorites, tipping the hat to the Oscar Peterson Trio with Stan Getz.

TUESDAY, 10/27: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page  

9/01/2020

OCTOBER, 2020

 

I'll be around town and streaming on line for the True Blue Jazz festival this year. See below.

TUESDAY, 10/6: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page  

MONDAY 10/12: 7 to 8pm                                                                                                            Monday Night LIVE - livestreaming event  "Pandemic Piano"                                               I'll be livestreaming from home, sharing music and insights on the Mainstay Facebook page. Mainstay Facebook page

TUESDAY, 10/13: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page  

TRUE BLUE JAZZ FESTIVAL - 10/15-18
THURSDAY, 10/15: 6:30-9:30pm
The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE
McShane/Midiri/Sharon
Featuring Sharon Sable, vocals, with Mike Mcshane, drums, and myself.

FRIDAY, 10/16: 4 to 8pm
PORT 251; Rehoboth Beach, DE
Crescent City Jazz Band
Free event.

SATURDAY, 10/17: 9:45pm-10:35pm
True Blue Jazz Festival Livestream!
The Sholbertshire Swingtet (Amy Shook, Scott Silbert, Steve Abshire and myself) cap off 2 nights of live streaming jazz, saluting the classic Stan Getz and Oscar Peterson Trio recording. If you can't make it to Rehoboth Beach for the in person events, tune in Friday and Saturday nights, 10/16 and 17 using the link below. And especially Saturday at 9:45pm!

SUNDAY, 10/18: Shows at 11:30am and 2pm
The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE
True Blue Festival Closing Brunch Bash
11:30am - The Eddie Sherman Show, featuring Peggy Raley
2:00pm  - Shore Jazz featuring Holly Lane
I'll be in both bands   :)


TUESDAY, 10/20: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page  

TUESDAY, 10/27: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page  


SEPTEMBER, 2020

                                                                 Livestreams continue.


TUESDAY, 9/1: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page  

TUESDAY, 9/8: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

MONDAY 9/14: 7 to 8pm                                                                                                              Monday Night LIVE - livestreaming event                                                                              I'll be livestreaminig from home, on the Mainstay Facebook page. Topic TBA                        Mainstay Facebook page

TUESDAY, 9/15: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page  

TUESDAY, 9/22: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page  

TUESDAY, 9/29: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page  


8/02/2020

AUGUST, 2020

Friday nights (only) you'll find me in Rehoboth Beach, DE with the Pamala Stanley band. Something different (for me), and fun. Livestreams continue.

TUESDAY, 8/4: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page

FRIDAY, 8/7 - 7-10pm
The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE
The fun continues with the Pamala Stanley Band. Reservations required.
The Pines website


MONDAY, 8/10: 7-8pm
Monday Night LIVE - "Music As Therapy"
In this live presentation, on the Mainstay Facebook page, I'll share from my unique journey, in stories and music, that brought me to become a Board Certified Music Therapist, while remaining a full time performing pianist, and how it all interconnects.  
Mainstay Facebook page

WEDNESDAY, 8/12: 7 to 8pm (note the date change, this week only)
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

FRIDAY, 8/14 - 7-10pm
The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE
True Blue Jazz presents Shore Jazz (Mike McShane, Cody Leavel and myself) featuring Holly Lane. Reservations required.
The Pines website

TUESDAY, 8/18: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page  

FRIDAY, 8/21: 7-10pm
The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE
The fun continues with the Pamala Stanley Band. Reservations required.
The Pines website

TUESDAY, 8/25: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

FRIDAY, 8/28: 7-10pm
The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE
The fun continues with the Pamala Stanley Band. Reservations required.
The Pines website


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6/06/2020

JULY, 2020


Eddie Sherman, Peggy Raley and the "True Blue Jazz All Stars" on the Freeman Stage on 7/18. Details below.

THURSDAY, 7/7: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page

MONDAY, 7/13: 7 to 8pm
Joe Holt LIVE - "In the Spirit of Dave McKenna"
Livestream solo piano concert from home, on the Mainstay Facebook page, paying tribute to who many call the best self accompanying pianist in jazz history.
Mainstay Facebook page

TUESDAY, 7/14: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

FRIDAY, 7/17 - 7-10pm
The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE
I'll be having fun with the Pamela Stanley band. Pamela is a long standing favorite in Rehoboth, singing hits from the 30s-70s. Actually, everyone will be having fun   :)
The Pines website

SATURDAY, 7/18: 8pm (doors open at 7)
The Freeman Stage, Selbyville, DE
The Eddie Sherman Show featuring Peggy Raley and the True Blue Jazz All Stars perform live and in person. No kidding!
Joe Baione - vibes
Cody Leavel - sax
Amy Shook - bass
Mike McShane - drums
Joe Holt - piano
Freeman Stage website

TUESDAY, 7/21: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

WEDNESDAY, 7/22: 6:30-8:30   cancelled
White Clay Park, Newark, DE
The John Clark Big Band is tentatively scheduled for an outdoor concert. This listing will be updated as soon as word comes in. 

FRIDAY, 7/23 - 7-10pm
The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE
I'll be having fun with the Pamela Stanley band. Pamela is a long standing favorite in Rehoboth, singing hits from the 30s-70s. Right now, we are going week to week on Friday nights, so come (tonight) if you can!
The Pines website

TUESDAY, 7/28: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

FRIDAY, 7/30 - 7-10pm
The Pines, Rehoboth Beach, DE
The fun continues with the Pamala Stanley Band. 

The Pines website



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6/05/2020

JUNE, 2020

No live gigs, yet. But join me for weekly "Escape, From Home" piano hour livestreams on my Facebook page. Update - Sunday the 28th at Bluecoast in Rehoboth. See below. 

THURSDAY, 6/4: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page

MONDAY, 6/8: 7 to 8pm
Livestream concert
Join me for a livestream concert for the Mainstay.
Mainstay Facebook page

TUESDAY, 6/9: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

TUESDAY, 6/16: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

TUESDAY, 6/23: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page 

SUNDAY, 6/28: 5 to 8pm - new listing
Bluecoast Seafood Grill, Rehoboth Beach, DE.
Shore Jazz, with John Ewart, Mike McShane and myself on the outdoor stage (weather permitting). 
Bluecoast Facebook page

TUESDAY, 6/30: 7 to 8pm
Escape, From Home piano hour - livestreaming event
Join me to share the space for a solo piano "cocktail hour" approach to a wide range of music. 
Joe's Facebook page


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