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Merion Inn, Cape May

Select dates at the Merion Inn,  Cape May, NJ,  see home page.

Several “Simply Streisand” Concerts

Several “Simply Streisand” concerts with singer Carla DelVillaggio, including the re-opening of the famed “Bon Soir” nightclub in New York.

CD “The Way to Peace” released!

CD “The Way to Peace” released!  Available at all the usual online music sources.  Check links page.  CD features Gilad Atzmon, Gary Ciuci, Eugene Moye, Cameron Brown, Anthony Pinciotti

CD release concert at “The Duplex”

CD release concert at  “The Duplex” in New York, with Gilad Atzmon and Cameron Brown.  A packed room and very enthusiastic crowd!

Crestwood Music Education Center

Crestwood Music Education Center Faculty Concert,  New Rochelle Public Library, New Rochelle,  NY

My Published Essay

My essay “The Cult of Atheist Zionism Posing as Judaism” published in “Beyond Tribal Loyalties:  Personal Stories of Jewish Peace Activists” by Avigail Abarbanel, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle, UK

Skipper-Sherman Wedding

The Rich Siegel Orchestra (7 pieces) played what can only be described as a spectacular event:  the wedding of cabaret star Richard Skipper and landscape architect to the stars Dan Sherman.  Richard and Dan have been together for many years but New York finally made it legal.  Congratulations Richard and Dan!  Congratulations New York!

Activists Concerts

“ACTIVIST CONCERTS” for  Muslim Public Affairs Council in Anaheim, CA, for Palestine Children’s Relief Fund Rutgers Univ. Chapter, fundraiser event for Palestine Children’s Relief Fund New Jersey Chapter, for Israeli Apartheid Week, Montreal, with Gilad Atzmon for Deir Yassin Remembered in Geneva and Rochester, NY.

A five month stint playing and singing

A five month stint playing and singing at Villa Amalfi restaurant in Cliffside Park, NJ

The Rich Siegel Trio at a Private Event

The Rich Siegel Trio accompanied vocalist Michelle Pirret at a private event for music mogul Tommy Mottola in Westchester County.  The Rich Siegel Trio had previously played an anniversary party for Mr. Mottola and his wife, singing star Thalia.

Off Broadway show “Jacques Brel Returns”

Musical Director and rehearsal pianist for, and featured performer in, the Off Broadway show “Jacques Brel Returns”, performances at the Triad, NYC.

Featured Soloist for Church Services

Featured soloist for church services on various dates at Unity Church, Montclair, NJ,  Unity Church of Sussex County, NJ, Center for Spiritual Living, West Orange, NJ

Cappella Vocal Trio Performance

A cappella vocal trio performance of James Fradrich composition at memorial service for James in New York.

Harmonie Club, New York

Accompanied cabaret star Karen Oberlin, concert at Harmonie Club, New York

Activist Concerts

Activist concerts, one for Palestine Children’s Relief Fund Rutgers, one for PCRF’s New Jersey chapter fundraiser dinner, and one at Israeli Apartheid week in Montreal

 

Le Cirque, NYC

Played event for radio personality Bill O’Shaughnessy at Le Cirque, NYC

 

International House, NYC

Played the “Valentine Ball” at the International House, NYC, with my eight-piece orchestra, sadly closing an 80+ year tradition of formal balls there.

 

In Mexico!

Took my piano/vocal single to Mexico to play at “Number Four” restaurant and piano bar, in Ajijic, Jaslico.

 

“Family Guy Sings” at Carnegie Hall, NYC

Background vocals, part of 8-piece chorus, in “Family Guy Sings” at Carnegie Hall, NYC

 

Accompanied cabaret artist Frans Bloem

Accompanied cabaret artist Frans Bloem in his show “An Evening in Paris” at the Harvard Club of New York, with Saadi Zain on bass