Events

PLEASE NOTE:
RAY MANTILLA's NEW CD , "GOOD VIBRATIONS", IS OUT NOW!

2012

July
19th- NJPAC, 6:30pm to 8:00pm.FREE. Newark, NJ www.njpac.org

August
1st- JazzMobile, 7pm to 8:30pm. FREE. Grant's Tomb, 122nd and Riverside Drive
5th - Tour in Italy

2011

Ray has spent the last few months vacationing in Miami as well as rehearsing a new band. Stay tuned!

August
3rd- Jazzmobile, Grant's Tomb. 7pm to 8:30. west 122nd street & riverside drive www.jazzmobile.com
4th- SUNSET JAZZ AT LYNDHURST 6;30 TO 8PM LYNDHURST 635 SO BROADWAY, TERRYTOWN. NY 10591. jazzforumarts.org

2010

November
13th- with the Randy Weston big Band playing the Historic Record he did, Tribeca Perfoming Arts Center

October
10th- pjs jazz festival, mount vernon
12th- le poisson rouge 158 bleeker st
16th- theatre el rey, los angeles

September
17th-18th- World Famous Jazz Palace,Lenox Lounge
fri and sat. 8:30 10pm and 11:30pm
288 lenox ave
for reservations 212-427-0253 or www.lenoxlounge.com

August
5th-Jazzmobile 7pm -to 8 30 pm
brooklyn - gates ave between waverly & washington
12th-wsq and e'boom leave for a new tour
14th- wsq and e'boom
antwerp belgium
15th-wsq and e'boom
serravalle scrivia. italy

July
10th-Jazzmobile- Great Jazz on the Hill 2pm
106th st central park west, NY
23rd-Jazzmobile 7pm -to 8 30 pm
Jackie robinson park at 148st nad bradhurst ave

March
21st-30th-Jazz Tribe
Italy

February
14th-e'boom and the world sax quartet
Milan, Italy
16th-e'boom and the world sax quartet
Paris, France
18th-19th-e'boom and the world sax quartet
Hamburg, Germany

January
19th-23rd-e'boom and the world sax quartet
Birdland
New York City
More Info
See Clips from the Birdland gig. Clip 1 Clip 2 Clip 3 Clip 4

2009

October
30th- Eboom
at Wilmington, Delaware.
The University of North Carolina Wilmington

September
25th- Strike Force
at 8pm at the community church of new york
40 east 35th street between madison ave and park ave.
for info please call 212- 594-7140
website http://www.aacm-newyork.com

August
5th- Topescera concert
7th- Serravalle, Italy
8th- Pordenone, Italy
22nd- Jazzmobile, NY 135th street and St.Nicholas Ave. From 1130am-1pm. Part of the Harlem Week Series.

July
22nd- A tribute to Alberto Alberti -Bari, Italy
26th- Aug 2nd- Tuscia, Italy

February
11th-14th- A tribute to Max Roach for the Jazz Foundation.
We will perform the Freedom Now suite- Chicago

January - February
January 25th to February 9th- Space Station Tour
27th- Napoli
29th- Ancona
30th- Forli
Feb 2nd- Torino
Feb 3rd - Brianzon (Francia)
Feb 4th - Brianzon (Francia)
Feb 5th - Bologna
Feb 6th - Ascoli Piceno
Feb 7th - Cento

May
15th- e'boom - North Carolina

June
20th-28th - birthday celebration in Pordenone, Italy

July
23rd-Aug 8th Master classes in Tuscia jazz festival
for more information, click here

2008

December
11th- with Thurman Barker's strike force. info to follow

November
2nd- at the Marathon with Jazzmobile - New York

October
11th- A night of jazz for Barack Obama - Orlando, Florida.

August
15th- Jazzmobile- Marcus Garvey Park- NYC - 7-9pm
27th- Jazzmobile- Newark,NJ

July
17th- Jazzmobile- Newark, NJ
26th- August 3rd- Master Classes at the Tuscia Jazz Festival- Italy
Click here for more info

April
9th- Record date for the Jazz tribe. The first recording since 2000.
14th- Benefit for Norman Headman, Jazz Standard- NYC
26th- Max Roach street naming event

Feburary-March
Ray was on Vacation, and having physical therapy for his hand, which he hurt during a tour.

January
26th- Good Vibrations Band with Edy Martinez on piano, Bill Elderon drums, Cucho Martinez on bass, Enrique Fernandez on flute and baritone sax, and Mike Freeman on vibes - Bronx Library @ 310 East kingsbridge road (just north of east fordham road). 2:30pm - This is a free concert that is open to the public

2007

December
5th-19th Mantilla and Euro Space Station Tour, Italy
7th - Catania
8th- Siracusa
9th- salerno
11th-13th- Bolognaat, bravo jazz club
15th- Modena
16th- Roncilione
17th- Foggia, in jazz club tba

October
5th- Museum of Natural History on 81st street entrance. There will also be a WBGO broadcast (jazz 88.3). Performances are 6:00 7:00 and 7:30 8:30 p.m.
Starry Nights Website
7th- All nite soul tribute to Billy Taylor- St Peter's church, NYC
26th-Panel discussion "Cuba: 30 years later" with Arnold J. Smith and Paquito D'Rivera- The jazz improv convention at the Hotel New Yorker at 11am

August-September
August 30th- September 8th- Italy Tour with the Tito Puente tribute band
September 1st @ Avigliana - http://www.jazzfest.it/progra07.htm
September 5th @ Florence - http://www.piazzadellapassera.com
September 7th @ Lecce - http://www.jazzinpuglia.it/
September 8th @ Bari - http://www.jazzstudiorchestra.com/settembre07.htm
20th- Jazzmobile at 47th and 10th ave at 7pm-830pm

July- August
July 25th-August 8th- JAZZ TRIBE REUNION!- For the first time in years, Ray Mantilla, Bobby Watson, Curtis Lundy, Jack Walrath, and Ronnie Mathews will be sharing the stage together for a European tour.
Beat Onto Jazz Festival
39 Festival Internazionale del Jazz della Spezia
Corinaldo Jazz
Torino International Jazz Festival
Villa Celimontana Jazz Festival
Jazz Club de la Ferme Madelonne

June
22nd- Ray will be in Miami with his family for his birthday celebration!

May
5th-17th Italian Tour

Check out Video of Ray Mantilla with the Tito Puente/Cal Tjader Tribute Band. click here

April
18th- Benefit concert for Union Settlement Association- for more info please go to http://www.unionsettlement.org
20th-21st- Tribute to Gene Ammons - Ray Mantilla will be among the special guests performing at Smoke -106th and Broadway New York, NY 10025

March
1st-4th,8th-11th -If you haven't seen it yet, now's your chance!
Ray Mantilla Plays in new musical, "Eva Del Barrio(Isabel Rising)"
Roy Arias Theater- 300 W 43rd 8th ave, 5th Floor
For tickets call smartix:212-868-4444 or www.smarttix.com

February
15th-18th,22nd-25th - Ray Mantilla Plays in new musical, "Eva Del Barrio(Isabel Rising)"- EXTENDED UNTIL MARCH 11th!
Roy Arias Theater- 300 W 43rd 8th ave, 5th Floor
For tickets call smartix:212-868-4444 or www.smarttix.com

2006

August
11th- Jazzmobile at Marcus Garvey Park
27th- Charlie Parker Jazz Fest at Tompkins Square Park

July
20th-29th- Italian Tour

June
4th- The Harlem Meer Festival Central Park (110 and 5th Ave)

May
CD Release "Feel the Vibe-rations" on Savant

2005

December
5th-15th -Touring Italy
23rd -Christmas Party

September
8th - Jazz at Lincoln Center
Induction ceremony for The Nesuhi Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame for Max Roach and Sonny Rollins, Count Basie, Roy Eldridge, Ella Fitzgerald, Benny goodman, Johnny Hodges, Earl Hines, Papa Jo Jones, Charles Mingus, Fats Waller

August
18th-Jazzmobile - Harlem, NYC
2nd-10th- Touring in Italy

July
29th-30th- Guest Appearance at Kitano

June
26th- Riverbank Park
16th- Vision Festival
Angel Orensanz Foundation for the Arts
with Thurman Barker's Strike Force: Thurman Barker, Eli Fontaine, Raymond Mantilla & Wilson Moorman - percussion, Bryan Carrott - vibraphone

May
24th- Repercussions- M'Boom Reunion, Merkin Hall

March
4th- The American Museum of Natural History
8th-9th- The Jazz Standard

April
Recording with John Hicks
The Cape May Jazz Festival
24th- Recording with Richie Cole

March
24th- Recording with Richie Cole

February
4th- Performance at Tower Records

January
22nd- The Bronx Library Center

2004

November
3rd-17th- Europe

August
5th- Jazzmobile - Bronx
28th- Jazzmobile - Harlem, NYC 29th- Harlem State Office Building, Harlem 29th- Jazz In The Valley- Hudson, NY

April
2nd- Satalla