UPCOMING SHOWS

Haus am Meer

08.21.17 to 08.21.23 |7:00pm

Fukui, JP

Shinji Takagi, alto sax
Hiroki Mimura, guitar

New York City Center

01.15.18 |3:00pm

New York, DE US

Choreographer Dianne McIntyre "Speaking in the Same Tongue"

Cliff Bell's

04.13.18 to 04.14.18 |8:00pm

Detroit, MI US

Detroit Quartet
Kasan Belgrave, alto sax
Marion Hayden, bass
Kayvon Gordon, drums


PAST SHOWS

Knuttel House

08.30.17 |7:00pm

Tokyo, JP

Rod Williams, piano
Umezu Kazutoki, reeds

JAZZ BAR & cafe ROMAN

08.27.17 |7:30pm

Hachioji, JP

Shinji Takagi, alto sax
Mark Tourian, bass

Hachioj Minamiosawa Cultural Hall

08.26.17 |3:00pm-6:00pm

Tokyo, JP

Rod Williams Japan Quartet
Shinji Takagi 高木慎, alto sax
Mark Tourian, bass
Makoto Rikitake 力武誠, drums

Tea Tree cafe

08.22.17 |7:00pm

Tsuruga, Fukui,, Fukui Prefecture JP

Shinji Takagi, alto sax
Hiroki Mimura, guitar
Guest: Emi Nishiwaki (Tree Emi), vocals

Satin Doll

08.18.17 |8:00pm

Tokyo, JP

Akikazu Nakamura, Shakuhachi
Rod Williams, Piano
George Ess, Guitar
Paul Jackson, bass
Kozo Suganuma, drums
Viorica Lozov, Vocals

Dance Place

05.08.17 to 05.18.17

Washington, DC , DC US

With Choreographer Dianne McIntyre 2017 Artist in Residence

Sistas Place

03.18.17 |9:00pm & 10:30pm

Brooklyn, NY US

Tulivu Donna Cumberbatch, vocals
Rod Williams, piano
Rachiim Ausar Sahu, bass
Mark Johnson, drums

L'An Vert

03.05.17 |8:30pm

Liège, BE

Julien Hucq Quartet
Lulien Hucq, alto sax
Rod William, piano
Calvin Hill, bass
John Betsh, drums

Parazzar

03.04.17 |8:30pm

Bruges , BE

Julien Hucq Quartet
Lulien Hucq, alto sax
Rod William, piano
Calvin Hill, bass
John Betsh, drums

Brownstone Jazz

02.17.17 |9:00pm-12:30PM

Brooklyn, NY US

Tulivu -Donna Cumberbatch, vocals
Rod Williams, piano
Eric Lemons, bass
Mark Johnson, drums

Baryshnikov Arts Center Dianne McIntyre Dance Residency

11.28.16 to 12.16.16 |Dec. 15 Studio Showing 4:00pm

New York, NY US

Baryshnikov Arts Center Resident Artist
Dianne McIntyre Studio Showing
Dec 15 / Thu at 4PM
Reservations available beginning Dec 6 at 12PM.

South Oxford Space

11.04.16 |8:30pm

Brooklyn, NY US

Warren Smith Quartet (drums and percussion)
James Steward, tenor sax
Rod Williams, piano
Ratzo Harris, bass

Trinosophes

10.22.16 to 10.23.16 |8:30pm

Detroit, MI US

Phil Ranelin's Vibes From The Tribe
Phil Ranelin, trombone
Marcus Elliot, soprano & tenors sax
Rod Williams, piano
Jaribu Shahid, bass
Djallo Djakate, drums

Quinn's

09.12.16 |8:30PM

Beacon, NY US

Rod Williams- keyboards and electronics
Tani Tabaal- drums and percussion

St. Marks Church

07.24.16 |3:00 to 4:45PM

New York, NY US

Euphonious Quartet
Rod Williams- piano, compositions and electronics
Yasuno Katsuki Fukazawa- euphonium
Jerome Harris- acoustic electric bass
Newman Taylor Baker- drums and washboardd
Special Guest: Marty Ehrlich- reeds
$15/$10 for students and senior citizens

Pen + Brush

06.23.16 to 06.26.16 |7:30pm

New York, NY US

Beauties: As Seen By Others / And What Is, Project Director- Leslie Arlette Boyce
Original Score/Sound Design by composer Rod Williams

Trinosophes

05.20.16 to 05.21.16 |8:00PM

Detroit, MI US

Detroit Quartet
Cassius Richmond, alto sax & flute
Marion Hayden, bass
Djallo Djakate, drums

ShapeShifter Lab

04.14.16 |8:15PM

Brooklyn, NY US

Patrick Brennan's Transparency Kestra

Eli Asher - trumpet & slide trumpet, patrick brennan - saxophone, Haruna Fukazawa - flutes & piccolo, Hilliard Greene - bass, Brian Groder - trumpet & fleugelhorn, Jerome Harris - guitar, Lloyd Haber - percussion, Thomas Heberer - cornet, Patrick Holmes - clarinet, Jason Kao Hwang - violin, Adam Lane - bass, David Sidman - guitar, Nicolas Letman-Burtinovic - bass, Rod Williams - piano

Rendall Memorial Presbyterian Church

04.05.16 |12 noon

New York , NY US

Tulivu-Donna Cumberbatch and Her Trio
Rod Williams , piano
Rachim Ausar Sahu, bass
Mark Johnson , drums

Jazz 966

03.04.16 |9:00PM

Brooklyn, NY US

Tulivu-Donna Cumberbatch and Her Trio
Rod Williams , piano
Rachim Ausar Sahu, bass
Mark Johnson , drums

BAMcafé Live

02.12.16 |9PM

Brooklyn, NY US

Tulivu-Donna Cumberbatch, vocals
Melanie Dyer, viola
Rod Williams, piano
Rachim Ausar Sahu, bass
Mark Johnson, drums

Clemente Soto Velez Cultural & Educational Center

01.21.16 |8:00PM - 9:00PM

New York, NY US

Michael TA Thompson Trio
Rod Williams - piano
Ken Filiano - bass
Michael TA Thompson - drums

Clemente Soto Velez Cultural & Educational Center

01.12.16 |7:00pm and 8:00pm

New York, NY US

Angelo Branford — guitar
patrick brennan — saxophone
Gene Coleman — flutes & piccolo
Ken Filiano — bass viol
Haruna Fukuzawa — flutes & piccolo
Brian Groder - trumpet
Jerome Harris - guitar
Thomas Heberer - cornet
Patrick Holmes - clarinet
Richard Keene — oboe, Eb clarinet, soprano sax
Nicolas Letman Bertinovic — bass viol
Michael Lytle — contrabass clarinet
David Sidman — guitar
Harvey Valdes - guitar
Rod Williams — piano

The Firehouse Space

12.18.15 |8:00pm

Brooklyn, NY US

patrick brennan's transparency kestra
Angelo Branford guitar patrick brennan saxophone Gene Coleman flutes & piccolo Ken Filiano bass viol Haruna Fukuzawa flutes & piccolo Jason Kao Hwang violin Richard Keene oboe, Eb clarinet, soprano saxophone Nicolas Letman Bertinovic bass viol David Sidman guitar Harvey Valdes guitar
Rod Williams piano

Rendall Memorial Presbyterian Church

12.08.15 |12:00pm

New York, NY US

Yasuno Katsuki,euphonium
Lonnie Plaxico, bass
Newman Taylor Baker, drums
1st set: Noon – 12:45pm (15-min break) 2nd set: 1:00 – 1:45pm - House doors open at 11:30am

Price: $15

St. Mark's Church

10.11.15 |3:00pm

New York, NY US

New Project "Little Planet" debut
Yasuno Katsuki, euphonium
Kiori Sherwood-Kawai, choreographer, dancer
Eli Fountain, drums, percussion

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

09.20.15 |11:00 am

Detroit, MI US

Performing Kenn Cox's Jazz Mass
Jaribu Shahid, bass
Djallo Djakate, drums

St. Matthew's & St. Joseph's Episcopal Church

09.19.15 |6:00pm

Detoit, MI US

Marcus Elliot, soprano & tenor sax
Jaribu Shahid, bass
Djallo Djakate, drums

Minton's

09.13.15 |7:30pm and 9:30pm

New York, NY US

Tulivu-Donna Cumberbatch, vocals
Rod williams, piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu

, bass
Mark Johnson, drums

Trinosophes

06.19.15 to 06.20.15 |8:00pm

Detroit, MI US

Rod Williams Détroit Quartet:
Rod Williams, piano, fender rhodes, laptop, compositions
Marcus Elliot, soprano & tenor sax (June 19)
Kris Johnson, trumpet (June 20)
Jaribu Shahid, bass
Djallo Djakate, drums

ShapeShifter Lab

03.12.15 |6:30-9:00pm

Brooklyn, NY US

Patrick Brennan's Transparency Kestra

Nuyorican Poets Cafe

03.07.15 |8:00pm

New York, NY US

with "Tulivu" Donna Cumberbatch

Jazz 966

03.06.15 |8:30pm

Brooklyn, NY US

Tulivu Donna Cumberbatch & Trio
Rod Williams, piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu

, bass
Mark Johnson, drums

The Stone

03.01.15 |8:00pm and 10:00pm

New York, NY US

WIS Vibes:
Warren Smith (vibes)
Rod Williams (piano)
Leon Dorsey (bass)
Eli Fountain (drums)

The Firehouse Space

02.01.15 |7:30pm

Williamsburg, NY US

Patrick Brennan’s transparency kestra
Patrick Brennan: Alto Sax, Gene Coleman: Flutes and Piccolo, Ken Filiano: Bass, Haruna Fukazawa: Flutes and Piccolo, Hilliard Greene: Bass, Stephanie Griffin: Viola, Brian Groder: Trumpet, Thomas Heberer: Cornet, Patrick Holmes: Clarinet, Richard Keene: Oboe, Soprano Sax, Christof Knoche: Bass Clarinet, David Sidman: Guitar, Harvey Valdez: Guitar, Rod Williams: Piano, Angelo Branford: Guitar

COO

01.09.15 |8:00pm

Sapporo, Japan

Rod Williams with T.K.O.
Yasuhiko Tachibana, bass
Shota Koyama, drums
Yoshinori Okuno, sax

Koen -Dori Classics

12.30.14 |8:00pm

Tokyo, Japan

With Kazutoki Umezu

Attract Largo

12.27.14 |!8:30

Kochi, Shikoku JP

Shinji Takagi, alto sax
Rikako Yokoyama, vocals
Kimitaka nishimura , bass
Eijiyoshi Yoshikawa, drums

Knuttel House

12.25.14 |8:00pm

Tokyo, JP

Keigo Iwami, bass
Yasuhiro Yoshigaki, drums

Apple Jump

12.23.14 |2:00pm

Tokyo, Japan

Hiroaki Mizutani, bass
Yasuhiro Yoshigaki, drums

Minamiosawa Cultural Hall

12.20.14

Hachioji

Shinji Takagi (sax)
Osamu Koichi (bass)
Yuichi Tokashik i(drums

Roman

12.19.14 to 12.21.14 |8:30pm

Hachioji

Dec.19:
Shinji Takagi, alto sax
Osamu Koichi, bass
Rikitake Makoto, drums
Dec. 21:
Shinji Takagi, alto sax
Tetsuya Hayakawa, bass

Constellation

10.04.14 |9:30 PM

Chigago, IL USA

Phil Ranelin trombone
Rod Williams,piano
Harrison Bankhead, bass
Charles Rumback, drums

Trinosophes

09.26.14 to 09.27.14 |9:00pm-11:00pm

Detroit, MI USA

Phil Ranelin "Vibes From The Tribe" reunion
Phil Ranelin, trombone
Rod Williams, piano
Jaribu Shahid, bass
Djallo Djakate, drums

Minton's

08.31.14 |5:30pm-9:30pm

New York, NY USA

Warren Smith, vibes
Rod Williams, piano
Lonnie Plaxico, bass
Eli Fountain, drums

Milk River

07.01.14

Brooklyn, NY USA

Donna Tulivu Cumberbatch and Trio
Donna Tulivu Cumberbatch, vocals
Rod Williams, pian0
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu

, bass
Mark Johnson, drums

Trinosophes

05.09.14 |9:00pm

Detroit, MI USA

Rod Williams, piano, electronics
Shinji Takagi, alto sax
Marion Hayden, bass
Alex White, drums

Upland Recording Studio

05.03.14

Kingston, NY USA

Recording Session

Rod Williams, piano
Shinji Takagi, alto sax
John Menegon, bass
Tani Tabbal, drums

Colony Cafe

05.02.14 |10:pm (one set)

Woodstock, NY USA

Rod Williams, piano
Shinji Takagi, alto sax
John Menegon, bass
Tani Tabbal, drums

Lofish Recording Studio

04.30.14 |4:00pm-8:pm

New York, NY USA

Rod Williams, piano, keyboards and compositions
Shinji Takagi, alto sax
Duane Eubanks, trumpet
Lonnie Plaxico, bass
Nasheet Waits, drums

Sistas' Place

03.08.14 |9:00pm and 10:30pm

Brooklyn, NY USA

Tulivu Donna Cumberbatch and Trio
Rod Williams, piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu

, bass
Mark Johnson, drums

Jazz 966

01.03.14 |8:00pm-11:00pm

Brooklyn, NY USA

Tulivu Donna Cumerbatch and Trio
Rod Williams, piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu, bass
Mark Johnson, drums

Le Jam

11.20.13

Montpellier, France

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Jazz d’Or

11.19.13

Strasbourg , France

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Le Moods

11.18.13

Zurich, Zurich

Le Petit Faucheux

11.16.13

Touir, France

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Pannonica

11.15.13

Nantes, France

D'jazz Nevers Festival

11.14.13

Nevers, France

La Rodia

11.13.13

Besançon, France

Jazz Syndikat Festival

11.12.13

Saarbruck, Germany

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Jazz in Dinslaken

11.10.13

Ledigenheim Dinslaken, Germany

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

White Stork Synagogue

11.09.13

Wroclaw, Poland

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Jazzclub Unterfahrt

11.05.13

Munich , Germany

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Jazzit

11.04.13

Salzburg , Austria

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Porgy & Bess

11.03.13

Vienna, Austria

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Willams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Bimhuis

11.02.13

Amsterdam, Holland

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Willams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Le Duc des Lombards

10.30.13 to 10.31.13

Paris, France

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Sellosali

10.27.13

Espoo, Finland

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Mejeriet

10.25.13 |19:30

Lund, Sweden

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Jazz House

10.24.13

Copenhagen , Denmark

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Nasjonal Jazzscene

10.23.13

Oslo, Norway

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Howard Assembly Room

10.19.13 |8:00pm

Leeds, UK

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

CBSO Centre

10.18.13

Birmingham , UK

David Murray Infinity Quartet
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Tumer-Sims Concert Hall

10.17.13 |8:00pm

Southampton, UK

St George's

10.16.13 |8:00pm

Bristol, UK

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

David Murray Infinity Quartet European Tour

10.14.13 to 11.30.13

David Murray, Tenor Sax, Bass Clarinet
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drum

DATES & LOCATIONS OF PERFORMANCES
14 Oct. 2013 Ronnie Scott's - London (UK)
15 Oct. 2013 Ronnie Seott's - London (UK)
16 Oct. 2013 St George's - Bristol (UK)
17 Oct. 2013 Tumer-Sims Concert Hall- Southampton (UK)
18 Oct. 2013 CBSO Center - Birmingham (UK)
19 Oct. 2013 Howard Assembly Room - Leeds (UK)
23 Oct.2013 Nasjonal Jazzscene - Oslo (NO)
24 Oct. 2013 Jazz. House - Copenhagen (DK)
25 Oct. 2013 Mejeriet - Lund (SE)
27 OcL2013 Sellosali- Espoo (Fl)
30 Oct. 2013 Le Duc des Lombards - Paris (FR)
31 Oct. 2013 Le Duc des Lombards - Paris (FR)
02 Nov. 2013 Bimhuis -Amsterdam (NL)
03 Nov. 2013 Porgy & Bess -Menna (AT)
04 Nov. 20'13 Jazzit- Salzburg (AT)
05 Nov. 2013 Jazzclub Unterfahrt: Munich (DE)
06 Nov. 2013 Bambergsaal-Villach (AT)
12 Nov. 2a13 Jazz Syndikat Festival- Saarbruck (DE)
13 Nov. 2013 La Rodia - Besangon (FR)
14 Nov. 2013 Nevers d'Jazz,- Nevers (FR)
15 Nov. 2013 Pannonica - Nantes (FR)
16 Nov. 2013 Le Petit Faucheux - Tour (FR)
18 Nov. 2013 Le Moods - Zurich (CH)
19 Nov. 2013 Jazz d'Or - Strasbourg (FR)
20 Nov. 2013 Le Jam - Montpellier (FR)
30 Nov. 2013 La Filature - Mulhouse (FR)

Ronnie Scott's

10.14.13 |18:00

London, UK

David Murray "Infinity Quartet"
Rod Williams, Piano
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Nasheet Waits, Drums

Trinosophes

06.29.13 |9:00 PM

Detroit, MI USA

Marion Hayden, bass
Djallo Djakate, drums

John Jay College of Criminal Justice (College Initiative 2013 Graduation Ceremony))

06.20.13 |6pm-10pm

Brooklyn, NY USA

Kevin Bruce Harris, e.bass
Bruce Cox, drums

INNtöne Jazzfestival

05.19.13 |21:30

Diersbach, Oberosterriech, Austria

Tulivu Donna Cumberbatch Trio
Rod Williams, piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu

, bass
Mark Johnson, drums

Langston Hughes Branch, Queens Public Library

04.20.13 |3:30PM

Queens, NY USA

Tulivu Donna Cumberbatch and Trio
Rod Williams, piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu, bass
Mark Johnson, drums

Royal Blue Studio

04.02.13 |1:00AM-7:00PM

Brooklyn, NY USA

Trio Recording Session with Bruce Cox (drums) and Marcos Varela (bass)

The Gallery 293 Van Duzer St.

03.22.13 to 03.23.13 |8:00PM-12:00AM

Staten Island, NY USA

Tulivu Donna cumberbatch and Trio
Rod Williams, piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu, bass
Mark Johnson, drums

Jazz 966

03.01.13 |9:00PM

Brooklyn, NY, NY USA

Tulivu Donna cumberbatch and Trio
Rod Williams, piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu, bass
Mark Johnson, drums

Sweet Rain

01.20.13 |8:00PM

Tokyo, Japan

Rod Williams "Tokyo Quartet"
Shinjui Takagi, alto sax
Katsumasa Kamimura, electric bass
Yoshihiro Yoshigaki, drums

Caballero Club

01.16.13 |Open 6:00PM

Nagoya, Japan

With:
Shinji Takagi, alto sax
Hideiji Taninaka, bass

Royal Horse

01.12.13 to 01.13.13 |19:30-21:20

Osaka, Japan

Rod Williams from New York
Featuring Rikiya Higashihara from NANIWA EXP
Seiki Yukimoto (tp,quena)
Shinji Takagi (as)
Rod Williams (pf)
Hideji Taninaka (b)
Rikiya Higashihara (ds)

Roman Jazz Bar

01.10.13 to 01.26.13 |19:00 1st 20:00 2nd 21:30

Hachioji, Japan

Japan Tour 2013 Live at Jazz Bar ROMAN
4Days!!
1/10/13
Rod Williams(p)
Shinji Takagi (a.s)
Hideiji Tainaka (b)

1/18/13
  Rod Williams(p)
  高木慎二(a.sax) Shinji Takagi
  納浩一(b) Osamu Koichi
  芳垣安洋(ds) Yasuhiro Yoshigaki

1/25/13
  Rod Williams(p)
  高木慎二(a.sax) Shinji takagi
  高瀬龍一(tp) Ryuichi Takase
  早川哲也(b) Tetsuya Hayakawa
  ヤヒロトモヒロ(per) Tomohiro Yahiro

1/26/13
  Rod Williams(p)
  高木慎二(a.sax) Shinji Takagi
  佐藤春樹(tb) Haroki Sato
  早川哲也(b) Tetsuya Hayakawa
  ヤヒロトモヒロ(per) Tomohiro Yahiro

open 19:00 1st 20:00 2nd 21:30

2013/1/10⇒ 3500yen(drink別)
2013/1/18&25&26⇒ 3800yen(drink別)

Sistas' Place

11.10.12 |9:00PM & 10:00PM

Brooklyn, NY USA

Tulivu Donna Cumberbatch and her Trio
Rod Williams, Piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu

, Bass
Mark Johnson, Drums

Afrikan Poetry Theatre

10.20.12 |8:00PM

Jamaica, NY, NY USA

Tulivu Donna Cumberbatch and her Trio, vocals
Rod Williams, piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu, bass
Mark Johnson, drums
Guest; Melanie Dyer, viola

The Stone

10.19.12 |10:00PM

New York, NY USA

RaDu Oluwu ben Judah ,bass
Rod Williams, piano, laptop/electronics
Jameelah Taylor ,voice

"Jamming on the Hudson"

07.08.12 |5:00 PM-7:00PM

New York, NY USA

"Tulivu" Donna Cumberbatch with Trio
Rod Williams, Piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu, Bass
Mark Johnson, Drums

Lennox Lounge

05.09.12 |7:00 PM-8:00PM

New York, NY USA

"Harlem Stages" Presents a Tribute To Ella Fitzgerald and Paule Marshall
"Tulivu" Donna Cumberbatch and Her Trio
Rod Williams, Piano
Rachimm Ausar-Sahu, Bass
Mark Johnson, Drums

Siloam Prebyterian Church

02.12.12 |3:00PM-6:00PM

Brooklyn, NY USA


Donna "Tilivu" Cumberbatch and Trio
Rod Williams, Piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu, Bass
Mark Johnson, Drums

Langston Hughes Library

02.11.12 |6:00PM

Queens, NY USA


Donna "Tilivu" Cumberbatch and Trio
Rod Williams, Piano
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu, Bass
Mark Johnson, Drums

Sweet Rain/Japan Tour

01.28.12 |7:30PM

Tokyo, Japan

Rod Williams, Piano, Laptop
Gideon Juckes, Tuba
Yasuhiro Yoshigaki, Drums

Pitt Inn/Japan Tour

01.25.12 |7:30PM

Tokyo, Japan


Rod Williams, Piano, Laptop
Shinji Tagaki, Alto, Soprano Sax
Yasuhiro Yoshigaki, Drums, Percussion
Hiroaki Mizutani, Bass

Classics/Japan Tour

01.24.12 |7:30 PM

Toyko, Japan

Rod Williams, Piano
Kazutoki Umezu, Reeds

Sakai Fukui Haus am Meer/Japan Tour

01.22.12 |7:30 PM

Sakai, Japan


Rod Williams, Piano, Laptop
Shinji Takagi, Alto, Soprano Sax
Seiki Yukimoto, Trumpet
Hideji Taninake, Bass
Masao Morioka, Drums

5 Spot/Japan Tour

01.21.12 |7:30 PM

Nanao Ishikawa, Japan

Rod Williams, Piano
Shiji Takagi, Alto Sax
Seiki Yukimoto, Trumpet
Hideji Taninaka, Bass

Royal Horse/Japan Tour

01.20.12 |7:30 PM

Osaka, Japan

Rod Williams, Piano
Shinji Tagaki, Alto& Soprano Sax
Seiki Yukimoto, Trumpet
Hideji Taninaka, Bass
AkiraToyota, Drums

Big Apple/Japan Tour

01.18.12 |7:30 PM

Kobe, Japan


Rod Williams, Piano
Shinji Takagi Alt &Sop. Sax
Arimoto, Trumpet
Hiromasa Sadaoka , Alto Sax
Michihiro Morisada, Bass

The Adirondack Cafe/Japan Tour

01.17.12 |7:30 PM

Tokyo, Japan


Rod Williams, Piano
Shinji Takagi, Alto Sax

Jazz Bar and Cafe Roman/Japan Tour

01.14.12 to 01.27.12 |7:30 PM

Hachioji/Tokyo, Japan

January 14th

Rod Williams, Piano
Shinji Takagi, Alto & Sop. Sax

January 27th
Rod Williams, Piano, Laptop
Shinji Takagi, Alto& Sop. Sax
Tetsuya Hayakawa, Bass
Yasuhiro Yoshigaki, Drums

Jazz 96

12.30.11 |8:00PM

Brooklyn, NY USA

Donna "Tulivu" Cumberbatch Trio with Special Guest
Duane Eubanks, Trumpet, Special guest
Rod Williams, Piano
Rachimm Ausar-Sahu, Bass
Mark Johnson, Drums

Sistas' Place

12.17.11 |9:00PM

Brooklyn, NY USA


Donna "Tulivu" Cumberbatch, Vocals
Her Trio:
Rod Williams, Piano
Rachiim Ausar Sahu, Bass
Bruce Cox ,Drums

Cliff Bells

11.26.11 |9:00PM

Detroit, MI USA


Rod Williams, Piano, Laptop
Jaribu Shahid, Bass
Gayelynn McKinney, Drums

St. Peters Lutheran Church

10.31.11 |7:00 PM-10:00PM

New York, NY USA

Jazz Musicians for Somalia!

Artists scheduled to perform:

Winard Harper, Onaje-Allan Gumbs, Anthony Wonsey, Cleve Guyton, Charenee Wade, Rod Williams, Mark Johnson, Marcos Varela,
Tulivu-Donna Cumberbatch, Danny Mixon, Antonio Dangerfield, Gregory Porter, & Salim Washington


Place: St. Peter's Lutheran Church
619 Lexington Ave. @ 54 St.
New York, N.Y. 10022
Date: October 31, 2011
Time: 7 PM-10 PM
Donation: $10.00 (more if you're able)

Proceeds will be donated to Doctors Without Borders and Oxfam. We welcome your support.

Cecil's Jazz Club

10.21.11 to 10.22.11

New York, NY USA


The Johnson Brothers

Mark Johnson, Drums
Billy Johnson, Bass
Abraham Burton, Sax
Duane Eubanks, Trumpet
Rod Williams, Piano

Moldy Fig Jazz Club

10.01.11 |8:00PM

New York, NY USA

TULIVU-DONNA CUMBERBATCH CD Release

TULIVU-DONNA CUMBERBATCH, Vocals
Rod Williams, Piano
Mark Johnson, Drums
Rachiim Ausar-Sahu, Bass

Studio 20 by 15

07.01.11 to 07.02.11 |9:00PM

Detroit, MI USA


Rod Williams, Piano, Keyboards
Tony Holland, Reeds
Cassius Richmond, Reeds
Jaribu Shahid, Acoustic Bass
Djallo Djakate, Drums
Mahindi Masai, Percussion

Japan Tour

04.13.11 to 05.08.11

Due to earthquakes, tsunamis, nuclear disaster the Japan tour is postponed.

The Issue Project Room

01.12.11 |8:00 PM - 11:00pm

Brooklyn, NY USA

"Options"

Rod Williams, Piano, Keyboards, Laptop, Live Video Programming, Compositions
Mark Helias, Bass
Naren Budhkar, Tabla
Bruce Cox, Drums
Special Guests:
Neel Murgai, Sitar
Aditi Bhagwat, Kathak Dance

Sistas' Place

01.08.11 |9:00PM

Brooklyn, NY USA


"Word on the Street"
Vincent Chancey - French Horn/Leader
Bill Saxton - Tenor Sax
Rod Williams - Piano
Bob Cunningham - Bass
Wade Barnes - Drums

天理 Tenri Cultural Institute of New York

11.21.10 |8:00PM

New York, NY USA

"Converastions in Taal"

Masataka Odaka - Bass
Gwen Laster - Violin
Rod Williams - Piano, Compositions
Gargi Shinde- Sitar, Compositions
Aditi Bhagwat - Dance
Narenda Budkar - Tabla

Ukrainian Center

11.13.10 |3:00PM

Somerset, NJ USA

"Conversations in Taal"

Gargi Shinde, Sitar, Compositions
Aditi Bhagwat, Kathak Dance
Amit Kavthekar, Tabla
Mark Johnson, Drums
Rod Williams, Piano, Compositions

Colony Cafe

10.29.10 |8:00 PM - 11:00pm

Woodstock, NY USA

Rod Williams, Piano, Compositions
Ray Spiegal, Vibes, Marimba and Tabla
John Menegon, Bass
Tani Tabaal, Drums