Dick Fregulia Jazz Piano Bar

Currently  on Facebook, every Wednesday, 5-6 p.m., PDT.  Hope to return some time in 2022 to Marin Joe's Restaurant, 158 Casa Buena Drive (US 101 Frontage Road), Corte Madera, CA 415-924-1500. In the mean time enjoy my Facebook stream or shop for CD's in the Store section of this website.

Dick Fregulia, jazz pianist, is available in the following formats:

The Dick Fregulia Trio:  

Can be heard on Sail Away and Jazzitalia CD's with Steve Webber on bass and the late Bill Moody on drums. Earlier recorded versions of the trio include Omar Clay on drums and Jeff Neighbor on bass (That's Amore CD) and Ken Plourde on bass with Olaf Schiappacasse on drums (Art for Sale CD).

 the Dick Fregulia Trio Plus Piro Patton on vibes

 A straight ahead quartet playing a bebop-to-contemporary jazz repertoire. Our new "work in progress" CD  entitled What Now?  is available  on cdbaby.com.   The tracks Ginza Samba,  Falling Grace, River, and Bradley's 2 A.M.?  can be heard in the audio section of this website. All were recorded in live performances at JB Piano Co, San Rafael, in 2016.

 Dick  Fregulia: solo jazz piano:

Ideal dinner jazz with influences from Art Taum, Erroll Garner, Kenny Barron, and many more. When sound system is available, the iRealBook computer rhythm section joins in to create the trio sounds of Oscar Peterson, Bill Evans, AhmadJamal, etc. trios. The Time Remembered CD captures the Washington Square Bar and Grill years. Giorni di Vino e di Rose CD is a more recent solo recording of all Henry Mancini songs..

 Dick Fregulia's Stringalong Trio:

A piano-guitar-bass trio with Brandon Robinson and Steve Webber. on bass. Can be heard on I'll Stringalong With You CD.

 Dick Fregulia's Bill Evans Tribute Trio:

A special-project trio playing in the repertoire and style of the Bill Evans Trio. Piro Patton is on bass and Jimmy Hobson on drums .Live concert performance at Bach Dancing and Dynamite Society (with Bill Moody on drums) can be heard on Re: Person I Knew CD. The trio can also be booked in combination with the screening of the 2016 feature length documentary film Bill Evans Time Remembered.

 the  Good Vibes Quintet/Shearing Project:

 A tribute to the George Shearing Quintet, featuring the Good Vibes Quintet performing bebop tunes by Shearing, standards made popular by the quintet, and a tinge of Latin in the spirit of several Shearing recordings. A 7-track demo CD is available by contacting this website. Also see The Good Vibes Quintet Live at Kuumbwa CD, available at cdbaby.com.

 

 

 

All the above groups are available for live performance in the San Francisco Bay Area or Europe. Contact cyberfregu@aol.com for bookings.

 

 

GIGS

Previous events

Mar8

Two Italian Dicks and a Rhythm Section: the jazz trios of Dick Fregulia and Dick Conte in Concert

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JB Piano Company, 540 Irwin St, San Rafael CA

Pianists Dick Fregulia and Dick Conte will each play a 50-minute set sharing the same rhythm section of Steve Webber on bass and Jimmy Hobson on drums. Admission is $20 at the door or on line at jbpiano.com.

Feb26

Dick Fregulia Jazz Piano Bar

Marin Joe's

Eat, drink, and listen to piano jazz, this week featuring the style of the Vince Guaraldi Trio

Nov26

Dick Fregulia-Steve Webber Duo

Sand Dollar Restaurant, 3458 Shoreline Highway, Stinson Beach, CA

Piano-bass jazz duo, back for the Thanksgiving week. Great beach town bar and grill with  straight-ahead jazz.

free

Aug22

90th Birthday Tribute to Bill Evans

Lark Theater, 549 Magnolia Ave, Larkspur, CA

Screening of the feature-length documentary Bill Evans Time Remembered preceded by a live set by the Dick Fregulia Bill Evans Tribute Trio (Piro Patton on bass, Jimmy Hobson on drums). For more information and online tickets go to Larktheater.net.

$15

Jun9

Dick Fregulia/Dick Conte Trios Celebrate Jazz Piano

JB Piano Company, 540 Irwin St, San Rafael, CA

The Dick Fregulia Trio and the Dick Conte Trio will each play a 50-minute set at the new outdoor concert patio behind the JB Piano Company.  Steve Webber will be on bass and Michael Aragon on drums for both sets.  Light refreshments as well as beer and wine will be available. Outdoor seating. 

$20 at door or online

Jun5

Dick Fregulia Jazz Piano Bar

Marin Joe's, Redwood Highway (101), Corte Madera, CA

Modern jazz piano for your dining and drinking pleasure.

free

May29

Dick Fregulia Jazz Piano Bar

Marin Joe's, Redwood Highway (101), Corte Madera, CA

Come pay respect to productive draft dodgers after the Memorial Day weekend.

free

May23

Dick Fregulia Jazz Piano Bar

Marin Joe's, Redwood Highway (101), Corte Madera, CA

Strictly jazz.

free

May15

Dick Fregulia Jazz Piano Bar

Marin Joe's, Redwood Highway (101), Corte Madera, CA

Just like old times.....

free

May8

Dick Fregulia Jazz Piano Bar

Marin Joe's, Redwood Highway (101), Corte Madera, CA

Jazz piano in a variety of styles. Also great food, drinks, and ambiance.

free

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