NEW CD "ALL AROUND US" NOW AVAILABLE The new album is now available! All Around Us is a collection of six brand new original compositions as well as arrangements of Wayne Shorter's "Juju" and Bronislaw Kaper's "Invitation" featuring David Caldwell-Mason on piano & fender rhodes, Mike DelPrete on acoustic bass and Danny Whelchel on drums & percussion.
A collaboration of jazz tradition, new creative influence, and personal evolution ... This is jazz with a solid vision: clear and forward. - Examiner.com
The album is the best in Patneaude’s decade-long career, with songs drawn from life and given life by this crisp and seasoned ensemble. - The Daily Gazette Evocative of Chris Potter, Michael Brecker, Mark Turner and Joshua Redman.
PHOTOS/VIDEO FROM RECENT PERFORMANCES
It's been a busy few months for the BPQ featuring performances in Guilderland, Schenectady, Scotia, Saratoga and Canajoharie. Thank you to photographers Andrzej Pilarczyk, Rudy Lu, Richard Johnson and David Patneaude for documenting these recent shows:
Photos from the G.P.A.C. by David Patneaude
Photos from Jazz on Jay by Richard Johnson
Photos from Freedom Park by David Patneaude
Photos from Upbeat on the Roof by Rudy Lu
Photos from Upbeat on the Roof by Andrzej Pilarczyk
Photos from Music on Mainstreet
Video of "Too Vast for Malice" from Freedom Park
Video of "Blucocele" from Upbeat on the Roof
Video of "Blucocele" from Music on Mainstreet
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Thank you to everyone who joined us at the Massry Center for the Arts to celebrate the release of All Around Us. It was an incredible evening and we couldn't have done it without you. Here's some video footage of the performance: