June 3: Shelton with Kristina Dutton, Mark Clifford and Daniel Pearce. Studio Grand. Oakland 9:00 pm

June 11: Y’reka (Shelton and Owen Stewart-Robertson) + Pamela Z. Luggage Store. San Francisco. 8:00 pm.

June 12: Stratic (Shelton, Michael Coleman and Alex Vittum) + Lord Tang. Studio Grand. Oakland. 9:30 pm.

June 21: ROVA (subbing for Jon Raskin) at Garden of Memory. Chapel of the Chimes. 5pm.

June 26: Tonal Masher at Olympia Experimental Music Festival. Olympia, WA. 9:00 pm.

June 28: Tonal Masher at Valentine’s. Portland, OR. 8:00 pm.

July 20: Shelton with Frank Rosaly. Elastic. Chicago, IL.  8:00 pm.

July 21: the Fast Citizens with Shelton, Keefe Jackson, Josh Berman, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Anton Hatwich, Frank Rosaly. Elastic. Chicago, IL. 8:00 pm.

July 25: Solo saxophone with Sharp and Fine Dance. San Francisco Conservatory of Dance. 6 and 8 pm.

July 25: Jordan Glenn’s Wiener Kids. Studio Grand. 10pm.


May 22: Tonal Masher + Jordan Glenn Moe! Staiano Duo. Ridge Hotel. Oakland. 8:00 pm.

Tonal Masher European Tour – May 5-15 2015

May 5: Tonal Masher. Rökridån. Stockholm.

May 6: Tonal Masher + Magnus Granberg and Mette Rasmussen / Chris Corsano. BrÖtz, Goteborg. 20:00

May 7: Tonal Masher. FRIM/SYD, Malmö. 20:00

May 8: Tonal Masher. Koncertkirken Blågårds, Copenhagen. 20:00

May 9: Tonal Masher. Mex, Dortmund. 20:00

May 10: Tonal Masher + Florian Zwissler, electronic, and Carl Ludwig Hübsch, tuba. Plattform Nicht Dokumentierbarer Ereignisse. Köln. 20:00.

May 12: Tonal Masher + Mette Rasmussen / Chris Corsano. King Georg. Köln. 20:00

May 13:Tonal Masher + Mette Rasmussen / Chris Corsano. Sound In Motion. Antwerp. 20:00

May 14: Tonal Masher +Ken Vandermark / Fred Lonberg-Holm Duo. De Ruimte. Amsterdam.

May 15: Tonal Masher. Forum Freies Theater. Mykorrhiza Festival. Dusseldorf. 21:00

April 29, 2015: Mark Clifford’s Dirty Snacks + Grex. El Rio. San Francisco. 9:00 pm.

April 16, 2015: Tonal Masher + Kyle Bruckmann, Tom Djll, John McCowen and Shannah Sordahl. Luggage Store. San Francisco. 8:00 pm.

April 4, 2015: Tonal Masher + The Thick Rich Ones, Cherie Hill IrieDance, Deborah Karp Dance Projects. Temescal Art Center. Oakland. 8:00 pm.

March 22, 2015: Y’reka (Shelton + Stewart-Robertson). Studio Grand. Oakland. 7:00 pm.

March 20, 2015: Sound Quartet (Shelton, Clifford, Shokrai, Ciampa). Emerald Tablet. San Francisco. 7:30 pm.

March 7, 2015 Tonal Masher + Mark Clifford. Lone Glen. Oakland. 7:30 pm.

February 21, 2015: Tim Daisy’s Steel Bridge Trio. Center for New Music, San Francisco. 7:30 pm.

February 17, 2015: Tim Daisy / Kyle Bruckmann / Aram Shelton. Tom’s Place. Berkeley. 8:00 pm.

February 16, 2015: Shelton / Stewart-Robertson Duo. OFJS at Spice Monkey, Oakland. 8:30 pm.

February 4, 2015: Tania Chen / Aram Shelton / Teddy Rankin-Parker. OFJS at Studio Grand. 9:30 pm.

January 26, 2015: Sound Quartet(with Mark Clifford, Safa Shokrai, Britt Ciampa). OFJS at Spice Monkey, Oakland. 8:00 pm.

January 24, 2015: Nathan Clevenger Group. Studio Grand. Oakland. 9:30 pm.

January 16, 2015: Mark Clifford’s Dirty Snacks. Studio Grand, Oakland. 10:30 pm.

January 9, 2015: Sticks and Reeds with Aram Shelton, Larry Ochs, Jordan Glenn and Frank Rosaly. Center for New Music, San Francisco. 7:30 pm.

January 4, 2015: Improvisation night with Jacob Felix Heule and others. Temescal Art Center, Oakland. 8:00 pm.

December 18th, 2014: Saxophone Trio with Aaron Bennett and Jon Raskin. Center for New Music, San Francisco. 7:30 pm. 

December 13th, 2014: Broken Trap Ensemble + Canyonlands. Studio Grand. Oakland. 9:30 pm.

December 12th, 2014: Wiener Kids. Center for New Music, San Francisco. 7:30 pm. 

December 12th, 2014: Mark Clifford’s Dirty Snacks. Awaken, Oakland. 10:30 pm.

November 21st, 20114: Shelton / Stewart-Robertson / Glenn + Ape Like Impact Le Qui Vive Gallery. Oakland. 9:00 pm.

November 6th, 2014: Sound Quartet(with Mark Clifford, Safa Shokrai, Britt Ciampa).  Studio Grand, Oakland, 9:30 pm.

November 3rd, 2014: Tonal Masher at Makeout Room. San Francico. 8:30 pm.

October 22nd through 26th: Sharp & Fine presents Peter and the Wolf. ODC Theatre. San Francisco.

September 26th, 2014: William Winant Percussion Group performs Terry Riley’s In C. Berkeley Art Museum. 

September 22nd, 2014: Aram Shelton’s Sound Quartet (with Mark Clifford, Safa Shokrai, Britt Ciampa). Duende, Oakland. 8:00 pm.

September 12th, 2014: The Needles (from Canyonlands) with: Kristina Dutton, violin; Aram Shelton, alto saxophone;; Teddy Rankin-Parker, cello; Mark Clifford, vibraphone; Safa Shokrai, bass; Britt Ciampa, percussion. Temescal Art Center, Oakland. 8:00 pm.

September 10th, 2014: Wiener Kids. Hemlock, San Francisco. 9:00 pm.

August 3rd, 2014: Broken Trap Ensemble. Temescal Art Center, Oakland, 8:00 pm.

July 25th, 2014: Aaron Novik Quintet (Novik, Shelton, Pascucci, Mezzacappa, Glenn). Center for New Music, San Francisco. 7:30 pm.

July 16th, 2014: Aram Shelton’s Sound Quartet(Shelton, Clifford, Shokrai, Ciampa). Studio Grand. Oakland. 9:30 pm.

July 5th, 2014: Shelton / Glenn Duo. House in San Francisco. 8:00 pm.

June 30th, 2014: Ton Trio II Royal Room. Seattle. 8:00 pm.

June 29th, 2014: Ton Trio II Racer Cafe. Seattle. 8:00 pm.

June 28th, 2014: Ton Trio II at Olympia Experimental Music Festival. The Northern, Olympia. 6pm

June 26th, 2014: Ritwik Banerji’s Maxine Release Party. CNMAT. Berkeley. 8:00pm.

June 23rd, 2014: Sound Quartet (Shelton, Padouvas, Shokrai, Orr). Duende. Oakland, 9:00pm.

June 15th, 2014: Trio with Fred Lonberg-Holm and Frank Rosaly. Quartet with Josh Berman. Hungry Brain, Chicago. 10:00 pm.

June 12th, 2014: Canyonlands + Chicago NonetConstellation, Chicago. 9:30 pm.

June 7th, 2014: Broken Trap Ensemble (Dutton, Shelton, Rankin-Parker, Pearce). Center for New Music, San Francisco. 7:30pm.

June 6th, 2014: Music of Steve Lacy with Darren Johnston, Doug Stuart, Kjell Nordeson + Rova Saxophone Quartet. Community Music Center, San Francisco, 8:00 pm.

May 30th, 2014: Wiener Kids Family Band. Jazz School, Berkeley. 8:00 pm.

May 29th, 2014: Ton Trio II. Curve Line Space. Los Angeles. 8:00 pm.

May 28th, 2014: Ton Trio II. Bakersfield Jazz Workshop, Le Corusse Rouge, 7:00 pm.

May 23rd, 2014: Ton Trio II. Duende, Oakland. 9:30 pm.

May 17th, 2014: Quatet with Michael Coleman, keyboards; Kanoko Nishi, koto; Karl Evangelista, guitar. Studio Grand, Oakland. 9:30 pm.

May 16th, 2014: Aram Shelton Octet + David Molina. Le Qui Vive, Oakland, 9:00 pm.

May 4th, 2014:  Trio with Chris Brown, piano; Jordan Glenn, drums + Anna Homler, Michael Vlatkovich, Scott Walton. Berkeley Arts, Berkeley. 8:00 pm.

April 30th, 2014: Wiener Kids (Jordan Glenn, Cory Wright, Shelton) + Teddy Rankin-Parker, solo cello. Studio Grand, Oakland. 9:30 pm.

April 28th, 2014: Quartet with Theo Padouvas, cornet; Scott Brown, bass; Britt Ciampi, drums. Le Qui Vive, Oakland. 8:00 pm.

April 20th, 2014: Shelton/Dutton/Rankin-Parker/Pearce Quartet + Host Family (Karl Evangelista, Jason Hoopes, Jordan Glenn). Temescal Art Center, 7:30 pm.

April 8th, 2014: Aram Shelton, Damon Smith, Scott Looney, Jacob Felix Heule. Active Music Series. Uptown, Oakland. 9:00pm.

March 30th, 2014. Jordan Glenn’s Wiener Kids at Night Light, Oakland. 

March 29th, 2014 Ton Trio II with Aram Shelton, alto saxophone; Scott Brown, bass; Alex Vittum, drums. Studio Grand, Oakland. 9:00 pm.

March 24th, 2014. Shelton / Stuart / Shokrai / Orr. Oakland Freedom Jazz Society presents Aram Shelton, saxophones; Doug Stuart, bass; Safa Shokrai, bass; Tim Orr, drums. Duende, 9:00 PM

March 22nd, 2014  Speaker/Writer/Physicist Ransom Stephens | Shelton/Dutton/Rankin-Parker/Pearce Quartet.   The Emerald Tablet, San Francisco. 7:30pm.

March 20th, 2014 Marches + Michael Coleman’s Sleepover. Marches first show in 2014 featuring Shelton on tenor saxophone; Aaron Bennett, tenor & baritone saxophone; Michael Coleman, keyboard; Doug Stuart, bass; Jordan Glenn and Robert Lopez, drums. Sleepover with Michael Coleman (compositions, keyboards); Ben Goldberg, contra-alto clarinet; Cory Wright, clarinet; Aram Shelton, bass clarinet; Hamir Atwal, drums. Duende, Oakland 9:00 pm

March 11th, 2014 Tonal Masher + Eat the Sun + Tiberius. Active Music Series. Uptown, Oakland 9:00 PM

February 24th, 2014 Ritwik Banerji’s “Whiskey Book”, featuring: Banerji, Aaron Bennett, tenor saxophone; Aram Shelton, alto saxophone; Teddy Rankin-Parker, cello; Kim Cass, bass; Jordan Glenn, drums. Duende, Oakland. 9:00 PM

February 20th, 2014 Oakland Active Orchestra at the Active Music Festival Night 1. Aaron Bennett: alto & tenor saxophones
Aram Shelton: clarinet, soprano & alto saxophones; 
Cory Wright: baritone saxophone, bass clarinet
; Theo Padouvas: trumpet; 
Darren Johnston: trumpet; 
Rob Ewing: trombone
; Crystal Pascucci: cello; 
Safa Shokrai: bass
; Mark Clifford: vibraphone; Jordan Glenn, percussion; 
Robert Lopez, percussion. Uptown Nightclub, Oakland. 8:00 pm.

February 10th, 2014 Breaking the Sound:  a diverse and bi-coastal offering of contemporary musics featuring electro free jazz from Aram Shelton and Philip White, experimental performance/chamber music from Jessie Marino and the sonic architecture of Danishta Rivero and Chuck Johnson’s Blood Wedding. Center for New Music, San Francisco 7:30 pm.

February 7th, 2014 Dutton, Shelton, Rankin-Parker, Pearce + Goldberg, Brown, Anderson. Studio Grand, Oakland, 9:30 pm 

February 1, 2014: Ton Trio II “On and On” album release + Cory Wright Outfit “Apples + Oranges” album release. Duende, Oakland, 9:30 pm