Past Dates

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019

Elizabeth Tomboulian Manhattan CD Release Show! - 7pm
178 2nd Ave. (near 12th St.)
Price: 20 in advance at$25 cash only at the door
Tuesday June 11, 7pm at Pangea, 178 2nd Ave (near 12th St.
Elizabeth Tomboulian CD Release “Love’s In Need of Love Today” featuring Ingrid Jensen-tr, Lee Tomboulian-p, Cliff Schmitt-b, Brian Woodruff-d.

Sunday, June 9th, 2019

Maureen's Jazz Cellar
Elizabeth Tomboulian NY State CD Release Show! - 6pm
2 N Broadway
Nyack, NY
(845) 535-3143
Price: $20

 One set only. Elizabeth Tomboulian CD Release “Love’s In Need of Love Today” featuring Ingrid Jensen-tr, Lee Tomboulian-p, Cliff Schmitt-b, Brian Woodruff-d!

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

Ana Choired Taste at the duplex Cabaret! - 9:30-10:30
61 Christopher Street
New York City, NY 10014
Price: $10/$15 at door

The Octet version of America's freak choir returns, this time to the Duplex, with a bunch of new arrangements and derangements.

Hear Julia by the Beatles in a gorgeous new rendition, as well as Out of this World/King Kong and Hungry Freaks, Daddy.

Lauren Lee, Katie Collins, Susan Tobocman, Mary Foster Conklin, John McMahon, Mark Tolleson, Rapheal D'Luggoff


Still some tickets left!

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

The Kitano Hotel
Lee Tomboulian Trio - 8pm, 10pm
66 Park Avenue
Price: $20 Cover/$20 minimum

Lee, bass virtuoso Ratzo Harris and drummer Brian "Krishna" Woodruff give their all to a program of Messiaen, Gershwin, Joanne Brackeen and the White Album, as well as many originals that elevate and rarify. 

Friday, April 5th, 2019

The Lee Tomboulian Trio plus special guests! - 7pm
Montclair, NJ 07042
Price: dinner, drinks

Delicious music!

Monday, March 11th, 2019

Bushwick Improvised Music Series - 9:45-10:45
1288 Myrtle Ave.
NYC, Ny 11221

Members of the Weekly Reeders cavort, mostly not reading, at perhaps Brooklyn's premiere free music series.

Carlos Cuevas, melodica

Lee Tomboulian, accordion

Tom Beckham, vibes

Ratzo Harris, bass

Dave Silliman, percussion

Monday, December 31st, 2018

New Years' Eve Celebration - 7-10pm
350 E. 53rd
Price: $75.00



Saturday, November 10th, 2018

Antique Garage Soho
Lee Tomboulian Plays the White Album Solo - 7-10pm
41 Mercer St.

Yep, in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Beatles' eponymous album,  Lee will play the entire bloody thing. "Look, it's the bloody Beatles White Album, shuttup!"-Paul McCartney

Monday, October 8th, 2018

The Return of Ana Choired Taste - 8pm-9:30pm
29 Cornelia St.
New York, NY 10014
212 989 9319
Price: $10cover/$10 minimum

Ana Choired Taste returns to do more Frank Zappa, standards and Beatles, in their new octet plus rhythm format

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Zappa::Ana Choired Taste - 6-7:15
29 Cornelia St.
New York, NY 10014
212 989 9319
Price: $20

The world premiere of the only choir in captivity dedicated primarily to the music of American maverick composer Frank Zappa, arranged by leader Lee Tomboulian. Includes spoken word, conducted improvisations, and more.




Lauren Lee

Marty Elkins

Dorian Devins 



Mary Foster Conklin

Sarah James

Susan Tobocman




John McMahon

John DiPinto



Roni BZG

Jonathan Matthews 

Dylan Pramuk


Saturday, May 26th, 2018

Antique Garage Soho
The Persistence of Memory from Cats part 2 - 7-10pm
41 Mercer St.
Price: Become one with the Zeitgeist

Friday, May 25th, 2018

Antique Garage Soho
The Persistence of Memory from Cats part 1 - 7-10pm
41 Mercer St.
Price: Eat or drink something

Colors explode. Visions soar. The impossible takes a little longer. Welcome to the spinning Zeitgeist-laden teeming subword of Lee Tomboulian solo piano, where entire towns have disappeared into the swirling vortex

Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

Emily Kaitz’ place
Solo piano concert - 7pm
Message me
Fayetteville, AR 72705
United States
Price: $15

Saturday, April 21st, 2018

Unitarian Universalist Church of Little Rock
Imaginarium Solo Piano Concert in Little Rock - 8-9:30pm
Apache Road
Little Rock, AR
Price: $10

Shows the wide variety of feels and moods a grand piano is capable of. Songs from the solo piano album Imaginarium and much more.

Friday, March 23rd, 2018

Trattoria del Isacco
Lee sings! - 7-10
40th and 9th
United States
Price: Dinner

only famous songs, saith the owner!

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

Antique Garage Soho
Spring Songs and hi-jinx - 7-10
41 Mercer St.
United States
Price: Purchase drinks or dinner

Spring songs to counter the Nor’easter! Spring is Here, Spring Will Be a Little Late This Year, etc.

Friday, January 19th, 2018

Antique Garage Soho
Dinner Music for People Who Aren’t Hungry - 7pm
41 Mercer

Reginald, what are you doing here?

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

The Last Word
The Flying Tomboulian presented by QJOG - 9pm-12am
31-30 Ditmars Blvd.
Queens, NY
United States
Price: Free

Jazz and blues and mayhem. Elizabeth Tomboulian makes a rare vocal appearance anywhere, accompanied by hubby Lee on piano, vocals and accordio, and BrIan Woodruff on drums, bass TBA. Presented by the Queens Jazz Overground. 

Saturday, December 30th, 2017

Scot Albertson’s 15th Pre-New Year’s Eve - 9pm-12am
178 2nd Ave.

Friday, December 29th, 2017

Antique Garage Soho
5th day of Christmas-Five Golden Rings - 7-10pm
41 Mercer

meditative and pre-meditated

Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

Emily Kaitz’s
House Concert - 7pm
Fayetteville, AR 72744
United States
Price: $20

Solo piano as a wailing wall or gossip couch

Friday, December 15th, 2017

Antique Garage Soho
Deconstructing Christmas and Hanukkah music
41 Mercer

Nutcracker, Nutrocker, I Wonder as I Wander, We Three Kings in Five, and various rarities

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Melissa Hamilton at Kitano - 8pm and 10pm
66 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016

One of NYC’s premiere jazz Singers, with Leon Piano, TBD on bass and Peter Runnells on drums. 

Friday, November 24th, 2017

Antique Garage Soho
A song renews you - 7-10pm
41 Mercer St.
Price: Free

Music is feeling then, not Sound;

-Wallace Stevens

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

Melissa Hamilton Trio - 5-8pm
511 Lexington Ave. at 48th St.
NYC, NY 10017
Price: free admission

Join me as Josh Marcum (bass) and I (piano) accompany the angelic Melissa Hamilton as she traverses the broad spectrum of American standards!

Friday, October 20th, 2017

George Dixon and His Jazz Trio - 6-8pm
343 W. 46th Street
New York, NY 10036

George Dixon continues to mature as a singer and entertainer!

Saturday, December 12th, 2020

Tomi Jazz
Dorian Devins Trio - 8-11pm
239 E. 53rd

Dorian sings a delightful cross-section of tunage from the jazz repertoire, frequently adding her own fine lyrics to instrumental rarities. Michael O’Brien on bass.