I've put up some live recordings on this soundcloud page
Lawrence Ku Trio: PicturesMonday May 30th, at the Fringe Club, 9pm2 Lower Albert Road, Central, Hong Kong Tel: (852) 2521 7251
This special performance will feature EJ Parker on bass, Chris Trzcinski on drums. We’ll also be featuring special guests Marsha Yuan, Andy Hunter, and more. We're getting ready for our upcoming recording "Pictures" and will be playing the complete Pictures set.
RGP (红节奏), just had a great second comeback concert at the Hangzhou Grand Theater for the 2010 Hangzhou New Year Concert. We were joined on part of the concert by the great singer Shunza. We performed some of her newest music and she sang a tune of mine, Three Doors Three Keys. I just created a page for RGP on my website and uploaded a few live and original tracks from that concert, including Three Doors, Three Keys sung by Shunza, Yellow Fever, and Reason's Treason sung by Erica Lee. You can check out the tracks at Read more
finally got my new website online. it's at www.lawrenceku.com. there are more tracks to listen to there as well as photo albums, press kits, updates, etc. i did it on iweb so it works great for mac but not so well on pc it seems. am slowly trying to work out the kinks.
my old funk band rgp is having its first comeback gig in over 2 years at the upcoming jz music festival on oct 17th at the century park in pudong, shanghai. i've written some new music and we're gonna play some of the old favorites as well.
gonna be bringing my trio featuring steinar nickelsen on the nord organ and chris trzcinski on the drums to taiwan late october.
frid oct 23, sun oct 25: taichung jazz festival
I'll be featuring two new projects at a concert at the JZ Club Sunday, May 31 at 10pm. The Trio will feature Steinar Nickelson on the organ and Nick McBride on the drums. The Quartet will feature Willow Neilson on the sax, EJ Parker on the bass and Chris Trzcinski on drums. We're gearing up for an upcoming recording and will be playing some new compositions by myselt as well compositions by Steinar and Willow.
Will be playing with the Moreno Donadel Trio + Shun Za at the festival. www.ninegate.com.cn
here's a link to a recent recording by alec haavik's group featuring alec (tenor), theo croker (tpt), myself (gtr), tinho perreira (bass) and chris trzcinski (drums) and recorded by mathias ermert: http://soundcloud.com/eyeopener
the project of matthias ermert, who was in shanghai for a while recording live at jz and at the jz studio. there are some nice live and studio tracks here. we wish he would come back! www.myspace.com/shanghaijazzcollective