Upcoming Events

  1. Faculty Debut Recital

    October 10, 2018 · 8:00 pm

    Kenton Hall
    University of North Texas
    415 Avenue C
    Denton, TX 76201

    Dave performs in his first recital since joining the faculty of the UNT Jazz Studies department.

    The concert is free and features Quincy Davis (drums) and Lynn Seaton (bass), with special guest Jennifer Barnes (voice).

  2. Sammons Center for the Arts

    November 8, 2018 · 7:30 pm

    3630 Harry Hines Blvd
    Dallas, TX 75219

    Presenting “Celebrating Jaki Byard” feat. James Driscoll (bass) and Stockton Helbing (drums) as part of the Dallas Jazz Piano Society’s fall concert season.

     

    For tickets and more information please visit http://sammonsartcenter.org/

  3. The Jazz Kitchen

    January 26, 2019 · 6:00 pm

    The Jazz Kitchen
    5377 N College Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46220

    Performing two sets with Nick Tucker (bass) and Kenny Phelps (drums)

    Please see the American Pianists Association website for more information on tickets.

Past Events

  1. Southeast Shows – Summer 2018

    August 2018

    Thursday Aug 2 – B-Sharp’s Jazz Club (Tallahassee, FL)

    w/ Rodney Jordan (bass) and Leon Anderson (drums)

    Sets at 7 pm and 8:30 pm – More info @ b-sharps.com

     

    Friday Aug 3 – The Jazz Playhouse (New Orleans, LA)

    w/ Jamison Ross (drums), Ricardo Pascal (tenor sax), and Jasen Weaver (bass)

    7 pm – 10 pm – More info @ The Jazz Playhouse website.

  2. Kitano Session

    June 25, 2018 · 8:00 pm

    Jazz @ The Kitano Hotel
    66 Park Ave, New York, NY 10016

    Part of house band led by Iris Ornig (bass) for weekly session

  3. American Pianists Awards “Sneak Preview”

    May 17, 2018 · 7:00 pm

    Dizzy's Club Coca Cola
    10 Columbus Cir, New York, NY 10019

    A night of solo piano introducing the five finalists of the 2019 American Pianists Awards.

     

    2 sets, 7:00 pm and 9:30 pm

     

    For tickets and reservations click here.

  4. Seattle Area Tour w/ Alex Dugdale

    April 5 - 10, 2018

    Dave joins Alex Dugdale, Seattle-based saxophonist and Earshot Jazz 2016 Emerging Artist of the Year, for a week of shows in the greater Seattle area:

     

    Thurs Apr 5 – 9 pm – Egan’s Ballard Jam House

    Fri Apr 6 – 7:30 pm – Tula’s

    Sat Apr 7 – 8:30 pm – Resonance at SOMA Towers (Bellevue)

    Sun Apr 8 – 9 pm – Capitol Cider

    Tues Apr 10 – 8 pm – House Concert (contact for more details)

  5. Solo Piano @ Kitano

    February 27, 2018 · 8:00 pm

    Jazz @ The Kitano Hotel
    66 Park Ave, New York, NY 10016

    SOLO PIANO RESIDENCY

    Every Tuesday for the month of February, 8 pm to 11 pm

    No cover, $15 minimum on food/drink

  6. Solo Piano @ Kitano

    February 20, 2018 · 8:00 pm

    Jazz @ The Kitano Hotel
    66 Park Ave, New York, NY 10016

    SOLO PIANO RESIDENCY

    Every Tuesday for the month of February, 8 pm to 11 pm

    No cover, $15 minimum on food/drink

  7. Solo Piano @ Kitano

    February 13, 2018 · 8:00 pm

    Jazz @ The Kitano Hotel
    66 Park Ave, New York, NY 10016

    SOLO PIANO RESIDENCY

    Every Tuesday for the month of February, 8 pm to 11 pm

    No cover, $15 minimum on food/drink

  8. Solo Piano @ Kitano

    February 6, 2018 · 8:00 pm

    Jazz @ The Kitano Hotel
    66 Park Ave, New York, NY 10016

    SOLO PIANO RESIDENCY

    Every Tuesday for the month of February, 8 pm to 11 pm

    No cover, $15 minimum on food/drink

  9. Late Night Session at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola

    January 30 - Feb 3, 2018 - 11 pm EACH NIGHT

    Dizzy's Club Coca Cola (Jazz at Lincoln Center)

    Performing the music of the late pianist Jaki Byard, as well as original compositions inspired by him.

     

    Feat. Kush Abadey (drums) and Tamir Shmerling (bass)

     

    Sets begin around 11 pm each night (Tues-Sat)

     

    No reservations are required.

     

  10. Dave Meder Trio @ Cornelia St. Cafe

    January 23, 2018 · 6:00 pm

    Cornelia St Cafe (Underground)

    feat. Marty Jaffe (bass) and Kush Abadey (drums)

  11. Duo with Alex Goodman (guitar)

    December 26, 2017 · 6:00 pm

    Cornelia St Cafe (Underground)

    Brand new collaboration with Alex Goodman (guitar), one set at 6 pm.

     

    MORE INFORMATION

  12. Dave Meder Trio @ ShapeShifter Lab (BK)

    November 15, 2017 · 7:00 pm

    ShapeShifter Lab
    18 Whitwell Place, Brooklyn, NY 11215

    feat. Marty Jaffe (bass) and Kush Abadey (drums)

     

    http://www.shapeshifterlab.com/

  13. Cowboys and Frenchmen CD Release Tour

    October 20-27, 2017

     

    Click the banner below to learn more:

     

  14. Juilliard Night at Smithsonian Design Museum

    August 17, 2017 · 6:30 pm

    Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

    Enter with ticket through the Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden, 90th Street between Madison & Fifth Avenues

    Juilliard Jazz Septet @ for Cocktails at Cooper Hewitt’s annual “Juilliard Night”

     

  15. Cape Cod Jazz Festival

    June 27, 2017 · 8:30 pm

    Wequassett Resort and Golf Club
    2173 MA-28, Harwich, MA 02645

     

    Opening the annual Cape Cod Jazz Festival with fellow Juilliard alums.

  16. The Roxy Hotel

    June 13, 2017 · 7:00 pm

    2 6th Ave, New York, NY 10013

    Quintet w/ Chad Lefkowitz-Brown (tenor sax), no cover.

  17. Solo Recital

    April 25, 2017 · 8:00 pm

    The Juilliard School - Paul Hall
    60 Lincoln Center Plaza (New York, NY)

     

    Free and open to the public, no ticket necessary.

     

    Enter on 65th St. between Broadway and Amsterdam Ave, proceed through security to Paul Hall.

     

    Program to include piano works of Bach, Rachmaninoff, Ravel, Monk, as well as original compositions for pipe organ.

  18. The Roxy Hotel

    April 14, 2017 · 7:00 pm

    2 6th Ave (New York, NY)

    Quintet w/ Chad Lefkowitz-Brown (tenor sax), no cover.

  19. The Roxy Hotel

    March 31, 2017 · 7:00 pm

    2 6th Ave (New York, NY)

    Quintet w/ Chad Lefkowitz-Brown (tenor sax), no cover.