Past Dates

Friday, May 5th, 2017

The Ras Unit - 9:00 pm
16 Beaver Street, 4th floor
New York, NY 10004
(646) 732 3261
Price: $20 general / $15 students & seniors

Join The Ras Unit for an evening of sounds of peace and consciousness, transforming the vibrations in today's war ridden world; featuring...

Ras Moshe-Burnett - tenor sax, soprano sax, and flutes;
Bill Cole - hojok, piri, nagaswarm, didjeridoo;
Larry Rowland - bass
Warren Smith - percussion

Monday, January 16th, 2017

Harlem Parlor Jazz Fest
Martin Luther King Day Workshop with Joseph Daly - 7:00 pm
27 Mount Morris Park West
Between West 122nd and 123rd streets, New York 10027
United States
https://www.facebook.com/events/835276019924162

Bill Cole is thrilled to join Joseph Daley on his new projects, featuring...

Joseph Daley - euphonium, tuba
Scott Robinson - alto and bass saxophone
Warren Smith - percussion
Bill Cole - double reeds and didgeridoo
Althea SullyCole - kora and vocals

 

Friday, January 13th, 2017

Soul of Light
509 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11217
United States
Join Bill Cole alongside William Parker and numerous other fantastic musicians for some new music at Roulette on January 13th! The line-up includes...
Rob Brown; alto sax
Darius Jones; alto sax
Steve Swell; trombone
Jeff Schlanger; didgeridoo
Craig Harris; didgeridoo
Biil Cole; didgeridoo
Andy Hass; didgeridoo
Keith Anthony; Flute, voice
Sean Berry; drums
William Parker; bass
and more TBA!

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Bill Cole and Alex Blake in Duo at Zurcher Gallery - 8 pm
33 Bleecker Street
New York, NY 10012
United States
Price: $10

Join Bill Cole on didgeridoo alongside esteemed bassist Alex Blake for a wonderful night of music on the 10th of January at Zurcher Gallery!

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

Untempered Ensemble Residency @ UVA - 8 pm
233 4th St NW
Charlottesville, VA 22903
United States
Price: $15 public; $5 students, Jazz Society members and Heritage Center Board members

Join Bill Cole & the Untempered Ensemble in performance during their residency at UVA featuring...

Bill Cole – digeridoo, wooden flute, Asian double reeds
Warren Smith – multiple percussion
Joseph Daley – tuba, low brass
Ras Moshe Burnett – saxophone, flute
Alex Blake – bass
Lisette Santiago – African/Caribbean hand percussion, Theremin, vocal Althea SullyCole – West African kora, vocal

Ticket proceeds will benefit the Charlottesville Jazz Society, African American Heritage Center and Arts Administration at UVA.

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Thomas Jefferson Unitarian Church
Untempered Ensemble Residency @ UVA - 8 pm
717 Rugby Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22903
United States
http://www.uucharlottesville.org/
Price: $15 public; $5 students, Jazz Society members and Heritage Center Board members

Join Bill Cole & the Untempered Ensemble in performance during their residency at UVA featuring...

Bill Cole – digeridoo, wooden flute, Asian double reeds
Warren Smith – multiple percussion
Joseph Daley – tuba, low brass
Ras Moshe Burnett – saxophone, flute
Alex Blake – bass
Lisette Santiago – African/Caribbean hand percussion, Theremin, vocal Althea SullyCole – West African kora, vocal

Ticket proceeds will benefit the Charlottesville Jazz Society, African American Heritage Center and Arts Administration at UVA.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

Bill Cole in Duet with Gerald Veasley - 2 sets beginning at 7:00 pm
388 Atlantic Avenue, Between Hoyt and Bond
Brooklyn, New York 11217
United States
Price: $10

Please join us at the Brooklyn Commons on October 5th for a very special performance from Bill Cole on didgeridoo alongside bassist Gerald Veasley!

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Harlem Jazz Boxx, Rendall Memorial Presbyterian Church
The Ras Moshe Burnett Unit: "Tribute To John Coltrane & Roy Campbell" - 12:00
59 West 137th @ Malcolm X Blvd
New York, NY 10037
United States
Price: $15
Don't miss out on some wonderful midday jazz with...
Ras Moshe Burnett-Tenor Sax, Soprano Sax & Flute
Bill Cole-Sona,Nagaswarm,Hojok,Piri, Didgeridu, Flutes
Warren Smith-Vibes & Percussion
Larry Roland-Bass
Chuck Fertal-Drums
you can book your tickets online at http://www.harlemjazzboxx.com/

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

Bill Cole's UnTempered Trio at inGardens 2016 - 4:45 pm
129 Stanton east of Essex Street
New York City, New York 10002
United States
Price: Free!

Don't miss Bill Cole's UnTempered Trio as part of a beautiful late summer afternoon of music at the Children's Magical Garden in the Lower east side, featuring...

Bill Cole - Didgeridoo, Asian double reed horns.
Ras Moshe - tenor, soprano saxes and flute
Tiffany Chang - percussion

See you there!

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

Black August 2016 - 7 & 8 pm
388 Atlantic Ave (btwn Hoyt St. & Bond St.)
Brooklyn, New York 11217
United States
Price: $10
Don't miss the next Music Now! offering at the Brooklyn Commons with BLACK AUGUST 2016, featuring...
Ras Moshe Burnett; Reeds & Flutes
Bill Cole; Hojok, Piri, Nagaswarm, Didgeridoo
Baba Andrew Lamb; Reeds
Larry Roland; Bass and Poetry
Michael Wimberley; Percussion
 

Sunday, June 12th, 2016

The Untempered Trio at the DC Jazz Festival - TBA
1333 H st. N.E.
Washington D.C.
United States

Please join Bill Cole with the Untempered Trio at the DC Jazz Festival! More details coming soon!

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

The Untempered Trio performs with Douglas Dunn - 7:00 pm
55 Washington Square S
New York, NY 10012
USA

Please join us for an exciting evening of music and dance when the Untempered Trio performs with Douglas Dunn and Dancers at the Vision Festival. Featuring:

Bill Cole - Sona, Hojok, Piri, Nagaswarm, Flutes, Didgeridoo
Lisette Santiago - Percussion
Ras Moshe - Tenor Sax & Flutes

and dancers Douglas Dunn, Jules Bakshi, Jin Ju Song-Begin, Emily Pope, and Paul Singh.

More details coming soon!

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Untempered Trio at NYPL - 6:30 - 8:30 pm
5th Ave at 42nd St
New York City, New York 10018
United States

Please join Bill Cole with the Untempered Trio, featuring: 

Bill Cole-Sona,Hojok,Piri,Didgeridoo & Flutes
Ras Moshe Burnett-Tenor Sax and Flute
Stephanie Griffin-Viola

...on Wednesday May 18th at the New York Public Library!

More details coming soon!

Sunday, April 3rd, 2016

The Untempered Trio at the YM-YWHA - 1:00 pm
3300 Coney Island Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11235
United States
Price: FREE

Please join Bill Cole with the Untempered Trio at 1pm, featuring: 

Bill Cole-Sona,Hojok,Piri,Didgeridoo & Flutes
Ras Moshe Burnett-Tenor Sax and Flute
Stephanie Griffin-Viola

 ...on Sunday April 3rd at the YM-YWHA in Brooklyn!

Friday, March 25th, 2016

The Untempered Trio at the Commons - 7:00 pm
388 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11217
United States
Price: $11

Please join Bill Cole with the Untempered Trio at 7pm, featuring: 

Bill Cole-Sona,Hojok,Piri,Didgeridoo & Flutes
Ras Moshe Burnett-Tenor Sax and Flute
Stephanie Griffin-Viola

...on Friday March 25th at the Commons Brooklyn!

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

7 pm; 8 pm
388 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11217
United States
Price: $11

Please join Bill Cole with the Untempered Trio at 7pm, featuring: 

Bill Cole-Sona,Hojok,Piri,Didgeridoo & Flutes
Ras Moshe Burnett-Tenor Sax and Flute
Stephanie Griffin-Viola

.. and with the  Music Now! Large Unit premiering the new piece "Black Spirits-Past and Present" written by Ras Moshe Burnett, at 8 pm, featuring:

Rashid Bakr-Drums
Ras Moshe Burnett-Reeds
Matt Lavelle-Trumpet and Bass Clarinet
Bill Cole-Double Reeds
Stephanie Griffin-Viola
Chris Forbes Piano
Rocco John Iacovone-Alto Sax
Charles Waters-Alto  Sax 

...on Wednesday February 17th at the Commons Brooklyn! 

Friday, January 22nd, 2016

Ras Moshe Music Now! Unit - 7 pm
107 Suffolk Street
New York, New York 10002
United States
Price: $11

Please join us as a part of the Arts for Art, Inc. series "Justice is Compassion" with...

Ras Moshe - tenor, soprano sax & flute 
Bill Cole - sona, hojok, piri, didgeridoo, nagaswarm, flutes 
Larry Roland - bass & poetry 
Charles Downs - drums 

For more information please visit http://www.artsforart.org/event/evolvingjanuary2016/schedule

Thursday, January 14th, 2016

The Commons Brooklyn
Bill Cole's Untempered Ensemble plays the music of Don Pullen for "Endangered Species, African American Youth" - 7 pm
388 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11217
United States
Price: $15 general admission; $10 students

Please join us when the Untempered Ensemble plays the music of Don Pullen, featuring...

Bill Cole - Sona, Hojok, Piri, Nagaswarm, Flutes, Didgeridoo
Lisette Santiago - Percussion
Joe Daley - Tuba, Euphonium
Warren Smith - Percussion
Ras Moshe - Tenor Sax & Flutes
Larry Roland - Bass

Saturday, October 10th, 2015

Bill Cole & Lisette Santiago - 3:00 pm
33 East 1st Street
New York City, New York 10003
United States
Price: free!

Please join us for a free outdoor concert in the East Village featuring...

Bill Cole - Double Reeds
Lisette Santiago - Percussion
with trumpet and vibes from Kirk Knufke and Karl Berger opening, and dancer Yoshiko Chuma following, it is bound to be a joyous Autumn afternoon!

Sunday, September 13th, 2015

Bill Cole's Untempered Ensemble plays the music of Don Pullen for "Endangered Species, African American Youth" - two sets: one at 7:00 pm, and another at 8:30 pm
2001 11th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009
202-299-0800
Price: $15 in advance; $20 at the door

Please join us on September 13th when the Untempered Ensemble plays the music of Don Pullen, featuring...

Bill Cole - Sona, Hojok, Piri, Nagaswarm, Flutes, Didgeridoo
Lisette Santiago - Percussion
Joe Daley - Tuba, Euphonium
Warren Smith - Percussion
Althea SullyCole - Kora and Voice
Gerald Veasley - Bass
Ras Moshe - Tenor Sax & Flutes

Go to http://www.bohemiancaverns.com/ for tickets.

RSVP on facebook!

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

Bill Cole's Untempered Ensemble - 7:00 pm
388 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, New York 11217
United States
Price: $15 general admission; $10 students

Come join us for a wonderful evening of progressive jazz with...

Bill Cole - Sona, Hojok, Piri, Nagaswarm, Flutes, Didgeridoo
Joe Daley - Tuba, Euphonium
Warren Smith - Percussion
Althea SullyCole - Kora and Voice
Gerald Veasley - Bass
Ras Moshe - Tenor Sax & Flutes

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Performance with Ras Moshe - 9:30 pm
107 Suffolk St.
New York, NY
United States
212-260-4080

Don't miss Bill Cole alongside fellow Untempered Ensemble members Ras Moshe and Lisette Santiago, along with Larry Roland at the Clemente Soto Velez Cultural & Educational Center! More details forthcoming.

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

Performance with Warren Smith and Joseph Daly - 8:00 and 10:00 pm
107 Suffolk St.
New York, New York 10025
United States
Price: $15 per set, students 13 to 19 $10 per set, children 12 and under admitted FREE

A musical partnership more than thirty years in the making... don't miss out on Bill Cole with long-time Untempered Ensemble collaborators Warren Smith and Joseph Daley at the Stone as part of Smith's week-long residency.

Sunday, April 1st, 2012

Entempered Ensemble - 7:00 PM
2001 11th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009
202-299-0800
Price: $15

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

University Chapel, UVA
Bill Cole - Joseph Daley Duo - 8:00 PM
1619 University Ave.
Charlottesville, VA

Sunday, February 12th, 2012

Brecht Forum
Untempered Ensemble - 7:00 and 8:00 PM
451 West St. (West Side Highway btwn Bank St. & Bethune St.)
New York, NY

Monday, January 16th, 2012

Clemente Soto Velez
Shayna Dulberger with Bill Cole - 7:30 PM
107 Suffolk St.
New York, NY
Price: $10

Part of the Creative Sounds of Dissension Series

Sunday, December 4th, 2011

Brecht Forum
Joe Daley with Bill Cole - 6:00 PM
451 West St. (West Side Highway btwn Bank St. & Bethune St.)
New York, NY
Price: $10

Sunday, September 4th, 2011

Brecht Forum
Untempered Ensemble - 7PM and 8PM
451 West St. (West Side Highway btwn Bank St. & Bethune St.)
New York, New York
Price: $10

Saturday, June 25th, 2011

Untempered Ensemble - 8 PM
130 East 7th Street
New York, NY 10009
(212) 254-9300
Price: $10

Featuring Special Guest Bob Stewart!  with Bill Cole, Warren Smith, Atticus Cole, Ras Moshe, Shayna Dulberger and Althea SullyCole

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

World Music night where Brittany meets India with jazz as a horizon - 8 PM
2271 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd.
New York, NY 10030
212/690-7807

St Yves day has become a date when people from Brittany, France celebrate Brittany and all things Breton.  The 2011 edition of this festival in NYC will feature "Brittany and India with jazz as a horizon" - a mixing of cultures based on exchange and improvisation.  Bill Cole will perform with multi-instrumentalists who explore celtic and world musics: Sylvain Barou, Ronan Pellen, and Ndiaz (Yann LeCorre, Youen LeCam, Jean Marie Nivaigne).