Edsel's 2020 Show and Recording Calendar takes him to Brazil, Atlanta, New Jersey, Rochester NY, Manhattan NY and Europe.
March 7, 2020
After over 14 years of recording and touring together with Dee Dee Bridgewater as her pianist, arranger and musical director, Edsel Gomez reunites with Dee Dee at her concert in Rialto Center for the Arts, Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia on March 7, 2020.
The music line up includes Gerri Allen's arrangements of some Betty Carter hits like Feed the Fire, Sometimes I'm Happy and Lover Man; French hits sung in French and in English -- La Mer (Beyond the Sea, Les Feuilles Mortes (Autumn Leaves) and Que Reste-t-il De Nos Amours (I Wish You Love); and revisits their Grammy-winning recordings of standards Lady Sings the Blues, Good Morning Heartache, Fine and Mellow; a uniquely delicate arrangement of Besame Mucho and a latin-spiced arrangement of My Favorite Things.
March 28, 2020 - POSTPONED TO AUGUST 28, 2020!!!
The EDSEL GOMEZ Triumvirate takes the primetime slot on March 28, 2020 at the Festival Amazonas Jazz at the Teatro Amazonas (Amazon Theater) in Manaus, Brazil.
Ruben Rodriguez - bass
Robby Ameen - drums
Edsel Gomez - piano
May 1, 2020
Edsel Gomez plays the piano on drum maestro Robby Ameen's newly-released CD/vinyl album "Diluvio". The album release party happens on May 1, 2020 @ Nublu, NYC. -- LAUNCH PARTY POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19
May 7, 2020
Polish-American torch singer/radio host Yola Nash launches her CD album on May 7, 2020 at Green Room 42, Midtown Manhattan, with Edsel Gomez as pianist and Musical Director for the recording and the album launch party performance together with a piano, vocals, accordion, acoustic guitar, bass, drums and percussion ensemble. -- LAUNCH PARTY POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19
January 24-25, 2020
Edsel Gomez plays the piano on John Bailey's "Can You Imagine?" album. Launch party is at Smalls Jazz Club, West Village, NYC on January 24 & 25, 2020.
Edsel Gomez joins a stellar line up in guitarist Bobby Rozario's upcoming album. Drum maestro Robby Ameen records double drum tracks together with legendary drummer Dennis Chambers in this album.
Edsel Gomez joins the International Jazz Day celebration via the online presentation of the Philippine International Jazz Festival 2020
May 1, 2020 8am NY time; 8pm Manila time
From the heart of Greenwich Village in New York City, Puerto Rican jazz pianist Edsel Gomez welcomes you to his "Casa Gomez" living room for his online performance. Edsel is in high spirits and is raring to perform again after the postponement of the scheduled Amazonas Jazz Festival and the Rochester Jazz Festival, among the many shows and recordings that had to be postponed due to cover-19 pandemic.
Join this worldwide celebration of International Jazz Day by keying in and click on "Watch Video" on May 1st at 8am New York time or May 1st at 8pm Manila time.