Upcoming Gigs

June 29
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Alexander Gagatsis vibraphone
Irineos Koulouras bass
Ioannis Vafeas drums
Sarah's Jazz Club
Nicosia Cyprus

June 26
Aglan Jazz 2018
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Alexander Gagatsis vibraphone
Irineos Koulouras bass
Ioannis Vafeas drums
Aglantzia Old Square
Nicosia Cyprus

Thursdays Noon to 2:00 pm
Olympic Towers Atrium
645 5th Avenue
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano


Past Gigs
August 18th 6:30 pm
Vanessa Racci vocals
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Marcus McLaurine bass
Kenny Hassled drums
Greg Ruvolo trumpet
Andrew Gould sax
Bobby Sanabria percussion
Danny Bacher vocals
Jazz Forum Arts / Pierson Park
Tarrytown NY
June 30th
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Marcus McLaurine bass
Taeko vocals
Grassos Restaurant
134 Main Street
Cold Spring Harbor NY
June 23th 7:30 to 9:30
Midsummer Jazz
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Brad Jones bass
Vince Kazi McCoy drums
Old Westbury Gardens
71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury, NY
Information: Midsummer Jazz
June 2nd & 16th
July 14th & 28th
August 11th & September 22nd
October 6th & 20th
November 3rd & 18th
December 1st & 22nd
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Spiros Arnakis drums
TBA bass
Bean Square
210-21 Northern Blvd
Bayside NY 11361
June 4th
6:00 pm
Vanessa Racci CD Release Performance
Glafkos Kontmeniotis piano
Marcus McLaurine bass
Tony Tedesco drums
Greg Ruvolo trumpet
Andrew Gould sax
Bobby Sanabria percussion
Danny Bacher vocals
Birdland
315 W 44th St
June 10th
July 10th and 24th
August 5th and 12th
September 9th and 23rd
October 14th and 28th
Novemeber 11th and 25th
December 9th and 23rd
8:00 to 10:00 pm
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
Spiros Arnakis drums
Bean & Bean
210-21 Northern Blvd
Bayside NY 11361
June 24th 7:30 to 9:30
Midsummer Jazz
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Fred Berman bass
Vince Kazi McCoy drums
Old Westbury Gardens
71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury, NY
April 8th and 22nd
May 20th and 27th
8:00 to 10:00 pm
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
Spiros Arnakis drums
Bean & Bean
210-21 Northern Blvd
Bayside NY 11361
March 30th
8:00 pm
Priscilla Owens Recital
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Vince Kazi McCoy drums
Sly Scott saxophone
Billy Grant bass
Lang Recital Hall
Hunter College CUNY
695 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10065
January 8th and 22nd
February 5th and 19th
March 4th and 18th
8:00 to 10:00 pm
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
Spiros Arnakis drums
Bean & Bean
210-21 Northern Blvd
Bayside NY 11361
September 25th
October 2nd and 30th
November 13th and 27th
December 11th and 18th
8:00 to 10:00 pm
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
Spiros Arnakis drums
Bean & Bean
210-21 Northern Blvd
Bayside NY 11361
September 13th at 5:00 pm
LIC Concerts Gantry State Plaza
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
Spiros Arnakis drums
Priscilla Owens vocals
Sly Scott saxophone
September 4th 8:00 to 10:00 pm
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Fred Berman bass
Spiros Arnakis drums
Bean & Bean
210-21 Northern Blvd
Bayside NY 11361
August 21st 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Glafkos Kontementiotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
Spiros Arnakis drums
Bean & Bean
210-21 Northern Blvd
Bayside NY 11361
August 14th 8:30 to 11:30 pm
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Paul Brusger bass
Masahiro Sakuma drums
Porto Vivo Restaurant
7 Gerard Street Huntington NY 11743
Reservations: 631 385 8486
September 14th at 10:30 pm
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Irenaeos Koullouras contrabass
Ioannis Vafeas drums
JazzyB jazz bar/club
Anexartisias & Athinon str/corner
Limassol Cyprus +357 99 605502
September 13th at 8:30 pm
Florina Revisited
Vassilis Kommatas clarinet
Alexandros Gagatsis vibraphone
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Michalis Messios accoustic/electric bass
Ioannis Vafeas drums, percussion
Guest appearance: Agapi Diangelaki vocals
Cultural Centre of the University of Cyprus
Manor House on Axiotheas Street
Old Nicosia, Nicosia Cyprus
September 14th at 10:30 pm
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Irenaeos Koullouras contrabass
Ioannis Vafeas drums
JazzyB jazz bar/club
Anexartisias & Athinon str/corner
Limassol Cyprus +357 99 605502
August 16th at 7:00 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Monk For President Trio
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Ed Kollar bass
Vince Kazi McCoy drums
The Metropolitan Room
34 W 22nd St NY NY
For reservations: 212 206 0440
August 13th
With vocalist Mercedes Hall
Cape Cod Jazz Festival
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
George Mel drums
Wequassett Resort
Chatham MA
June 12th shows at 8:00 and 10:00 pm
With vocalist Mercedes Hall
The Kitano Hotel
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
Scott Neumann drums
66 Park Avenue @ 38th Street
Reservations: 212 885 7119  www.kitano.com
April 19th and 20th at 7:30 pm
April 21st at 5:00 pm
Rebetiko...to Perpetuity
with Grigoris Maninakis and the
Mikrokosmos Ensemble
Kostas Psarros bouzouki/guitar
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Megan Gould violin/baglama
Giorgos Kostopoulos bass
Spiros Arnakis percussion/drums
With guests Priscilla Owens vocals
& Sylvester Scott sax
The Hellenic Cultural Center
27-09 Crescent Street, Astoria
Reservations: M-F 10-4 718 626 5111
Other times 917 915 8647
April 11th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Haymount House
25 Studio Hill Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY
Reservations: 914-502-0080
March 27th from 7:30 to 10:30 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Monk For President Trio
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Ed Kollar bass
Vince Kazi McCoy drums
Don Coqui, 115 Cedar Street, New Rochelle
Information: doncoqui.com
March 8th from 8:30 to 11:30 pm
With the Paul Brusger Quartet
Porto Vivo Restaurant
7 Gerard Street, Huntington NY
Reservations: 631 385 8486
March 2nd 2013 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm
Glafkos Kontemeniotis Trio
Long Island Winter Jazz Festival
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
Dave Meade drums
Clovis Point Winery
1935 Main Street Jamesport NY
Information: 631 722 4222
February 20th 2013 shows at 8:00 and 10:00 pm
Glafkos Kontemeniotis Trio
The Kitano Hotel
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
Scott Neumann drums
66 Park Avenue @ 38th Street
Reservations: 212 885 7119  www.kitano.com
January 25th from 7:30 to 10:30 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Division Street Grill
26 North Division Street
Peekskill NY10566
Information: 914 739 6380
January 11th from 8:00 to 11:00 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
Rini's Restauarant & Wine Bar
12 West Main St. Elmsford, NY
Information: 914-592-6799
January 2nd from 7:30 to 10:30 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Monk For President Trio
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Ed Kollar bass
Vince Kazi McCoy drums
Don Coqui, 115 Cedar Street, New Rochelle
Information: doncoqui.com
December 21st from 7:30 to 10:30 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Division Street Grill
26 North Division Street
Peekskill NY10566
Information: 914 739 6380
November 14th from 7:30 to 10:30 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Monk For President Trio
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Ed Kollar bass
Vince Kazi McCoy drums
Don Coqui, 115 Cedar Street, New Rochelle
Information: doncoqui.com
November 7th shows at 8:00 and 10:00 pm
With vocalist Mercedes Hall
The Kitano Hotel
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
George Mel drums
66 Park Avenue @ 38th Street
Reservations: 212 885 7119  www.kitano.com
September 26th from 7:30 to 10:30 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Monk For President Trio
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Ed Kollar bass
Vince Kazi McCoy drums
Don Coqui, 115 Cedar Street, New Rochelle
Information: doncoqui.com
September 14th
Sounds Of A Lifetime
A collection of original pieces and Greek songs
arranged in the contemporary jazz idiom

Glafkos Kontemeniotis Trio
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
Ioanis Vafeas drums
Cultural Centre of the University of Cyprus
Manor House on Axiotheas Street
Old Nicosia, Nicosia Cyprus
September 12th
Sounds Of A Lifetime
A collection of original pieces and Greek songs
arranged in the contemporary jazz idiom

Glafkos Kontemeniotis Trio
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
Serafim Bellos drums
Cultural and Educational Office of the Cyprus Embassy
2A Xenosfontos Str., 105-57 Syntagma Sq.
Athens Greece
August 29th from 7:30 to 10:30 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Raci
Monk For President Trio
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Ed Kollar bass
Vince Kazi McCoy drums
Don Coqui, 115 Cedar Street, New Rochelle
Information: doncoqui.com
August 12th at 7:00 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
The Smalltown Theatre Company
Wampus Brook Park
28 Maple Avenue
Armonk, NY
July 25th
With vocalist Mercedes Hall
Cape Cod Jazz Festival
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
George Mel drums
Wequassett Resort
Chatham MA
July 20th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Division Street Grill
26 North Division Street
Peekskill NY10566
Information: 914 739 6380
July 18th from 8:00 to 11:00 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
Club Car, One Station Plaza
Mamaroneck, NY 10453
June 28th at 7:30 pm
With vocalist Cilla Owens and
guest artist Victor Chapman
Featuring Monk For President Trio
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Ed Kollar bass
Vince Kazi McCoy drums
guest saxophonist Sly Scott
The Great Room, South Oxford Art Space
138 South Oxford Street, Bklyn
June 6th from 8:00 to 11:00 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
Club Car, One Station Plaza
Mamaroneck, NY 10453
May 30th from 7:30 to 10:30 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Monk For President Trio
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Ed Kollar bass
Vince Kazi McCoy drums
Don Coqui, 115 Cedar Street, New Rochelle
Information: doncoqui.com
May 25th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Division Street Grill
26 North Division Street
Peekskill NY10566
Information: 914 739 6380
May 23rd from 8:00 to 11:00 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
Club Car, One Station Plaza
Mamaroneck, NY 10453
April 27th from 8:00 to 11:00 pm
With vocalist Vanessa Racioppo
Division Street Grill
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
26 North Division Street Peekskill NY
Reservations: 914 739 6380
April 20th and 21st at 7:00 pm
April 22nd at 5:00 pm
With Gregoris Maninakis and the
Mikrokosmos Ensemble
with guest, Sly Scott saxophone
Hellenic Cultural Center
27-09 Crescent Street Astoria
Information: 917-915 8647 or 718-626-5111
April 18th shows at 8:00 and 10:00 pm
With vocalist Mercedes Hall
The Kitano Hotel
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
George Mel drums
66 Park Avenue @ 38th Street
Reservations: 212 885 7119  www.kitano.com
March 13th at 10:00 pm
With vocalist Bethany Wild
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Fima Ephron bass
David Meade drums
The Iridium
1650 Broadway
Reservations: 212 582 2121
theiridium.com/reservations
January 19th Noon to 2:00 pm
Olympic Towers Atrium
645 5th Avenue
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
January 10th at 7:00 to 10:00 pm
With vocalist Bethany Wild
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Le Pescadeux Restaurant
90 Thompson Street, Soho
December 29th, 2011 Noon to 2:00 pm
Olympic Towers Atrium
645 5th Avenue
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
December 22nd, 2011 shows at 8:00 and 10:00 pm
Glafkos Kontemeniotis Trio
The Kitano Hotel
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
Scott Neumann drums
66 Park Avenue @ 38th Street
Reservations: 212 885 7119  www.kitano.com
December 15th, 2011 6:30 to 9:30
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Paul Brusger bass
Northport Tasting Room and Wine Cellar
90 Main Street, Northport NY 11768
October 24th, 2011 at 8:30 pm
Aimua + Friends...presenting
Appearing with Aimua Eghobamien, Sarah Niles
& Jenny Jane Young vocals
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Oli Hayhurst bass
Rod Youngs drum
Pizza Express The Pheasantry London
October 19th, 2011 at 9:00 pm
Appearing with Aimua Eghobamien vocals
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Jerome Davies bass
Rod Youngs drums
Jazz at Dempsey's
Cardiff UK
October 17th, 2011 at 8:30 pm
Appearing with Aimua Eghobamien vocals
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Jerome Davies bass
Rod Youngs drums
Pizza Express Jazz Club Soho
London
October 14, 2011 at 5:45
Appearing with Aimua Eghobamien vocals
National Theatre Foyer
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Jerome Davies bass
Rod Youngs drums
South Bank London
October 4th at 8:00 pm
Glafkos Kontemeniotis Trio
Fordham University, Butler Commons
Duane Hall, 441 E. Fordham Road
Bronx NY
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
Scott Neumann drums
July 26th, 2011
Appearing with Mercedes Hall vocals
Cape Cod Jazz Festival
Wequassett Resort
Chatham MA
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
George Mel drums
June 25th, 2011 at 8:00 pm
Monk For President
Spring Stage Event
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Ed Kollar bass
Vince 'Kazi' McCoy drums
178 1/2 Spring Street at Thompson
June 15th, 2011 8:00 to 11:00 pm
Appearing with Bethany Wild vocals
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Everett Boyd bass
Flûte Gramercy
40 East 20th Street
April 27th, 2011 shows at 8:00 and 10:00 pm
Appearing with Mercedes Hall vocals
The Kitano Hotel
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
George Mel drums
66 Park Avenue @ 38th Street
Reservations: 212 885 7119  www.kitano.com
April 7th, 2011 at 9:00 pm
Appearing with Aimua Eghobamien vocals
Matt and Phred's Jazz Club
Poured Gently
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Jerome Davies bass
Rod Youngs drums
64 Tib Street | Manchester UK
April 6th, 2011 at 6:00 pm
Appearing with Aimua Eghobamien vocals
Ray's Jazz @ Foyles
Poured Gently
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Jerome Davies bass
Rod Youngs drums
113-119 Charing Cross Road | London UK
March 27th, 2011 at 1:30 pm
Appearing with Aimua Eghobamien vocals
Pizza Express | Jazz Club Soho
Poured Gently Celebration
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Jerome Davies bass
Rod Youngs drums
10 Dean Street |London UK
March 8th, 2011 shows at 7:00 and 9:00 pm
Appearing with Mercedes Hall vocals
Iridium
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
George Mel drums
1650 Broadway (at 51st Street)
Reservations: www.iridiumjazzclub.com
December 15th, 2010 shows at 8:00 and 10:00 pm
Appearing with Mercedes Hall vocals
The Kitano Hotel
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Gaku Takanashi bass
George Mel drums
October 22nd shows at 8:30, 10:30 pm & midnight
Appearing with Angela DeNiro vocals
Ron Aprea sax
Marcus McLaurin bass
Ron Vincent drums
At Trumpets
6 Depot Square, Montclair NJ
trumpetsjazz.com
October 17th 6:00 pm
Spring Stage Perfomances
Monk For President
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
Vince "Kazi" McCoy drums
178 1/2 Spring Street at Thompson
Information/reservations springstage@gmail.com
October 14th 7:00 to 10:00 pm
Appearing with Bethany Wild vocals
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
At Novo 78-23 37th Avenue, Jackson Heights
October 7th, 2010 shows at 8:00 and 10:00 pm
'Progress' CD release party
The Kitano Hotel
Glafkos Kontemeniotis piano
Apostolos Sideris bass
Scott Neumann drums
66 Park Avenue @ 38th Street
Reservations: 212 885 7119  www.kitano.com
July 18th, 2010 2:00 to 5:00 pm
Appearing with Sue Giordano & Lou Messana
At Clovis Point Winery
Jamesport Long Island