Stay Tuned as is building a beautiful new site for pianist, composer and arranger Laurence Hobgood. In the meantime, listen to music from his latest CD and check out his tour dates.

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Tour Dates

August 24th -- 6-8pm
Polyrhythms Jazz & Heritage Festival
with Tammy McCann
Redstone Room
Davenport, IA
More specific info TBA

August 31st -- 10-11am CST
Live Broadcast on WDCB FM 90.9
Live from Pianoforte Chicago
1335 S. Michigan Ave,
Chicago, IL;
Phone 312 291 0291
Link to WDCB live streaming:

August 31st -- 1:10pm CST
Chicago Jazz Festival
with Tammy McCann
Von Freeman Pavilion

September 12th -- 1:10pm CST
Jazz In The Barn at Many Moons Ranch
with guitarist Brian Nova
18500 Carriger Rd,
Sonoma, CA 95476
Time TBA

September 21st -- 7:30pm
Catalina's Bar and Grill
"Pre-South Africa Kick-off" Concert
18500 Carriger Rd,
Sonoma, CA 95476
Link to Charmaine's site:
Link to tickets:

September 27th
Joy Of Jazz Festival
South Africa
Link to Charmaine's site:

September 28th
Educational Outreach
Soweto Township
Time TBA

October 9th
Cafe Carlyle
Time TBA

October 24-26 (exact time TBA)
with Robert Pinsky
Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival at NJPAC

November 6th -- 7:30pm
POEMJAZZ with Robert Pinsky
Bryn Mawr College/Creative Writing Program Reading Series
Goodhart Music Room

November 14th -- 7:30pm
Laurence Hobgood Trio with Jared Schonig/drums and Dan Loomis/bs Leura Hill Eastman PAC
Fryeburg Academy
745 Main St.,
Fryeburg, Maine

January 9th 2015 -- 5pm clinic Presentation
JEN Conference
Vocal Arranging For Small Jazz Ensemble: "Concepts and Methods for Creating Unique Treatments of Familiar Repertoire"
Manchester Grand Hyatt,
San Diego, CA
Fryeburg, Maine

January 16-17 2015 -- 7:30PM
With Charmaine Clamor
Torrance Cultural Center Nakano Theater
3330 Civic Center Drive
Torrance, CA 90503
For info: (310) 781-7171
Doors open at 6:30PM
Cover: $25

February 19th 2015
Laurence Hobgood Solo Piano
Portland Jazz Festival
Time TBA

Laurence Hobgood Quartet featuring Ernie Watts
Laurence Hobgood - piano
Ernie Watts - tenor saxophone
Marquis Hill - trumpet
Jared Schonig - drums
Clark Sommers - bass

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