Steve Branson Trio +1 Dedham Square Coffeehouse

October 1, 2017

Dedicated to:

Good friends and good music – thanks!

Steven Branson – tenor & soprano, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums, with Brian Eggleston – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Note: All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2017 and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

 

Steve Branson Trio +1 Dedham Square Coffeehouse
September 24, 2017

Dedicated to:
Stevie Wonder and others for their responses on the NBA/NFL criticism from our President
Steven Branson – tenor & soprano, Sven Larson – bass, and Zac Casher – drums with Morgan Scott– pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

Note: All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2017 and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio +1 Dedham Square Coffeehouse
July 9, 2017

Dedicated to:
Boston Sax Shop for the Teflon sax repair trick
Steven Branson – tenor & soprano, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums
with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

Note: All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2017 and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

 

Steve Branson Trio +1 Dedham Square Coffeehouse 
June 4, 2017

Dedicated to:
Thia, a fiercely independent woman

Steven Branson – tenor & soprano, Sven Larson – bass, and Zach Casher – drums, with Brian Eggleston – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Note: All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2017 and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio +1 Dedham Square Coffeehouse 

April 2, 2017

Dedicated to:
Snow is (mostly) gone and it’s Spring!
Steven Branson – tenor & soprano, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums
with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

 

Note: All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2017 and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

 

Steve Branson Trio +1

Dedham Square Coffeehouse 
March 5, 2017

Dedicated to my coaches:

Bill, Mike & Shayne (alphabetically)

Steven Branson – tenor & soprano, Sven “It’s my Birthday!” Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums
with Brian Eggleston – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Note: All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2017 and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio +1

Dedham Square Coffeehouse 

February 5, 2017

Dedicated to:

Randy, Leah, Kayla & Thia

Steven Branson – tenor,
Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums
with Brian Eggleston – piano

All songs written by Steven Branson

Note:   All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2017
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

 

Steve Branson Trio +1 The Green Room

January 1, 2017

Dedicated to Selwyn, in Cape Town

Steven Branson – tenor & soprano,
Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums
with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

Note:   All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2016
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio +1 Lily Pad

December 4, 2016

Dedication:
to the Lily Pad,
our last gig in a great place

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass,
and Zeke Marin – drums
with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson 

Note: All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2016 and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio +1 Lily Pad

November 6, 2016

Dedication:
to the Band for making music out of my song writing! (thanks!)

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums, with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Note: All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2016 and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio +1 Lily Pad
October 2, 2016

Dedication:
Quebec City Déjà vu (visited again because we liked it so much)
Steven Branson – tenor & soprano, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums, with Morgan Scott – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

Note:
All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2016
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

Steve Branson Trio +1
Lily Pad, September 4, 2016

Dedication to Morgan
My brother from another mother
(we both hail from Bozeman Montana)

Steven Branson – tenor,
Sven Larson – bass, and Zac Casher – drums
with Morgan Scott – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

Note:
All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2016
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

Steve Branson Trio +1
Lily Pad, July 17th, 2016

Dedication

Playing music, while
hoping for peace & understanding
in a troubled world

Steven Branson – tenor & soprano, Zeke Marin – drums, and Sven Larson – bass,
with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

Steve Branson Trio +1
Lily Pad, May 1st, 2016

Dedication

to the band because playing music
together can lift the bleakest of spirits!

Steven Branson – tenor, Zeke Marin – drums, and Sven Larson – bass,
with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

Steve Branson Trio +1
Lily Pad, April 3rd, 2016

Dedication

to the healing of children with anxiety
(for Marissa, soon to be an MSW)

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums
Steven Branson – tenor, Zeke Marin – drums, and Sven Larson – bass,
with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

 

Steve Branson Trio +1
Lily Pad, March 6th, 2016


Dedication to Jazz as a Positive Force
(thanks Neil)

Steven Branson – tenor, Zeke Marin – drums, and Ervin Dhimo – bass, with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

 

Note:
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and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

Steve Branson Trio +1
Lily Pad, February 7th, 2016

Dedicated to my mother, who would be 97 if alive today

 

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums, with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

 

Note:
All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – 2016
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio +1
Lily Pad, November 1, 2015

Daylight Savings Time ended, but feels like summer

 

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums, with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

Prior dedication:
Beepman Blues for Brian who loves “Boogie Woogie Waltz,”,
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called “London”,
Smoothie for Marissa at Juice Press

 

Note:
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and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio +1
Lily Pad, October 4, 2015

Feels like Fall!
Dedication to Brian

 

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums, with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

Prior dedication:
Alan, who died from complications of multiple myeloma,

 

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Steve Branson Trio +1
Lily Pad, September 6, 2015

The end of Summer!

 

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Greg Settino – drums
All songs written by Steven Branson

Prior dedications:
Alan, who just died from complications of multiple myeloma,
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called “London”
Stan, who lost possessions in a fire 12-13, but not his spirit

 

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Steve Branson Trio +1
Lily Pad, July 5th, 2015

It’s Summer!

 

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

Prior dedications:
Alan, who just died from complications of multiple myeloma,
Marissa, who I saw in action at Juice Press in The City
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called “London”
Stan, who lost possessions in a fire 12-13, but not his spirit
Headspin, our time change tune for the landing of a space probe on a comet

 

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and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio +1
Lily Pad, April 5th, 2015

Dedication to Spring!

 

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Marin – drums with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson

Prior dedications:
Alan, who just died from complications of multiple myeloma,
Marissa, who I saw in action at Juice Press in The City
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called “London”
Stan, who lost possessions in a fire 12-13, but not his spirit
Headspin, our time change tune for the landing of a space probe on a comet

 

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All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015 –
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio Lily Pad, March 1st, 2015

Dedication to Boston
Surviving an Epic Winter!

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Seth Botos – drums with Brian Eggleston – pianos
All songs written by Steven Branson except “Heard it on the Radio”

Prior dedications:
Alan, who just died from complications of multiple myeloma,
Marissa, who I saw in action at Juice Press in The City
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called “London”
Stan, who lost possessions in a fire 12-13, but not his spirit
Headspin, our time change tune for the landing of a space probe on a comet

 

Note:
All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015 –
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio Lily Pad, Febrary 7th, 2015

In Memory of my friend Alan (11-22-58 to 1-31-15)

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Brian Eggleston – pianos

(and Meredith as off-the-street volunteer for audience sounds)
All songs written by Steven Branson

 

Prior dedications include:
Alan, who just died from complications of multiple myeloma,
Marissa, who I saw in action at Juice Press in The City
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called ‘London’

 

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and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio Lily Pad, January 3rd, 2015

Dedication:
At the Diner for a visit to the Dedham Diner with Michele

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Brian Eggleston – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Prior dedications:

Alan, who has multiple myeloma but fights the pain daily
Marissa, who I saw in action at Juice Press in The City
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called “London”
Stan, who lost possessions in a fire 12-13, but not his spirit
Headspin, our time change tune for the landing of a space probe on a comet
Note:
All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012, 2013 & 2014 & 2015-
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio Lily Pad, December 13th, 2014

Dedication this day to:
Black Lives Matter
and the NYC march today
(this influenced blues we played today)

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Prior dedications:

Alan, who has multiple myeloma but fights the pain daily
Bill Pierce, great sax player and mentor,
Marissa, who I saw in action at Juice Press in The City
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called “London”
Stan, who lost possessions in a fire 12-13, but not his spirit
Note:
All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012, 2013 & 2014-
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio Lily Pad, November 30th, 2014

A new tune is dedicated to:
A tune with time changes inspired by the landing of a space probe on a comet

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Prior dedications:

Alan, who has multiple myeloma but fights the pain daily
Marissa, who I saw in action at Juice Press in The City
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called “London”
Stan, who lost possessions in a fire 12-13, but not his spirit
Note:
All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012, 2013 & 2014-
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio Lily Pad, November 8th, 2014

A new tune is dedicated to:
My daughter, who works at Juice Press in The City

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Prior dedications:

Alan, who has multiple myeloma but fights the pain daily
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called “London”
Stan, who lost possessions in a fire 12-13, but not his spirit
Note:
All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012, 2013 & 2014-
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio Lily Pad, October 4th, 2014

A new tune is dedicated to:
Those who are suffering

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-10-4-14/1-ArrivalonTimefunky-LilyPad10-4-14.mp3,Bill’s Groove (tribute to Bill Pierce) [up]@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-10-4-14/2-BillsGrooveup-LilyPad10-4-14.mp3,Slow Burn (to those suffering)@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-10-4-14/3-SlowBurn-LilyPad10-4-14.mp3,SJ Blue (from “London” by Scott)@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-10-4-14/4-SJBlue-LilyPad10-4-14.mp3,His Print, S@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-10-4-14/5-HisPrints-S-LilyPad10-4-14.mp3,Trust Issues@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-10-4-14/6-TrustIssues-LilyPad10-4-14.mp3,[Not as] Slow Burn (to those suffering)@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-10-4-14/7-NotasSlowBurn-LilyPad10-4-14.mp3,Costa del Sol (for Spain)@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-10-4-14/8-CostadelSol-LilyPad10-4-14.mp3,Blues for Alan (Take this Pain Away)@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-10-4-14/9-BluesforAlan-LilyPad10-4-14.mp3″ captions=””]

Prior dedications:
Alan, who has multiple myeloma but fights the pain daily
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called “London”
Stan, who lost possessions in a fire 12-13, but not his spirit
People who are suffering
Woman with whom I spent a week in Spain
Note:
All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012, 2013 & 2014-
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio Lily Pad, September 13, 2014

A new tune is dedicated to:
Those who are suffering

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Prior dedications:
Alan, who has multiple myeloma but fights the pain daily
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called “London”
Someone special to me
Stan, who lost possessions in a fire 12-13, but not his spirit
Woman with whom I spent a week in Spain
Note:
All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012, 2013 & 2014-
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio + 1 Lily Pad, August 17, 2014

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012, 2013 & 2014-
and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

 

Steve Branson Trio + 1 Lily Pad, June 14, 2014

The new tune is dedicated to:
Someone special to me

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Prior dedications to:
Alan, who has multiple myeloma but fights the pain daily
Mothers and daughters finding peace in their relationships
Scott, for inspiration from a Rainbow Drain tune called “London”
Stan, who lost possessions in a fire 12-13, but not his spirit
Woman with whom I spent a week in Spain

Steve Branson Trio + 1 Lily Pad, May 17, 2014

Two new tunes are dedicated to:
Mothers and daughters finding peace in their relationships

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Prior dedications:
Blues for Stan, who lost possessions in a fire but not his spirit
Blues for Alan, who has multiple myeloma but fights the pain daily
SJ Blue – inspired from Rainbow Drain tune called “London” by Scott
Costa del Sol – to the woman with whom I spent a week in Spain

Note: All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012, 2013 and 2014 and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

Steve Branson Trio + 1 Lily Pad February 15, 2014

Dedication Series continued with two new songs:
SJ Blue – inspired from Rainbow Drain tune called “London” by Scott
Costa del Sol – dedicated to the woman with whom I spent a week in Spain

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson


Note: All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012, 2013 and 2014 and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

Steve Branson Trio + 1, Lily Pad, January 4, 2014

We did two new blues, dedicated to:
Stan, who lost possessions in a fire but not his spirit, and
Alan, who has multiple myeloma but fights the pain daily

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums, with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Steve Branson Trio + 1, Lily Pad, December 14, 2013

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums, with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Steve Branson Trio + 1 Lily Pad, November 16, 2013

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums, with Morgan Scott – pianos

All songs written by Steven Branson

Steve Branson Trio + 1, Lily Pad, September 21th, 2013

Steven Branson – tenor & Zeke Martin – drums

All songs created by Zeke Martin & Steven Branson on the spot

Steve Branson Trio + 1, Lily Pad, August 31th, 2013

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Seth Botos – drums with Morgan Scott – piano

 

Steve Branson Trio + 1, Lily Pad, July 27th, 2013

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Seth Botos – drums with Morgan Scott – piano

 

Steve Branson Trio + 1, Lily Pad, June 15, 2013

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – piano

 

Steve Branson Trio + 1, Lily Pad, June 2, 2013

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, special guest Dave Fox – drums with Morgan Scott – piano

 


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Steve Branson Trio + 1, Lily Pad, March 9, 2013

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – piano

 


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Steve Branson Trio + 1, Lily Pad, January 19, 2013

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – piano

 


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Steve Branson Trio, Pa’s Lounge, December 26, 2012

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums

 

Impressions@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/PAs-Lounge-12-26-12/1-Funky-Impressions-PAs-Lounge-12-26-12.mp3,Sweetie Pie@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/PAs-Lounge-12-26-12/2-Sweetie-Pie-PAs-Lounge-12-26-12.mp3, Zeke’s Rock Star Jeans@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/PAs-Lounge-12-26-12/3-Zekes-Rock-Star-Jeans-PAs-Lounge-12-26-12.mp3, The Promise@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/PAs-Lounge-12-26-12/4-The-Promise-PAs-Lounge-12-26-12.mp3″ captions=”John Coltrane;Stone Alliance; Steven Branson*;John Coltrane”]
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Steve Branson Trio + 1, Midway Café, December 16, 2012

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Brian Eggleston – piano

 


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Steve Branson Trio + 1, Lily Pad, December 15, 2012

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums with Morgan Scott – piano


* Note: All originals posted here are copyright material – © 2012 – and this constitutes publication of those not previously posted

Steve Branson Trio + 1, Lily Pad, November 25, 2012

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums, with Morgan Scott – piano

@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-11-25-12/2-Cat-Blues-Lily-Pad-11-25-12.mp3, Stella by Starlight #1@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-11-25-12/3-Stella-by-Starlight-take-1-Lily-Pad-11-25-12.mp3, Arrival on Time@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-11-25-12/4-Arrival-on-Time-Lily-Pad-11-25-12.mp3,Dear Lord@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-11-25-12/5-Dear-Lord-Lily-Pad-11-25-12.mp3, Stella by Starlight #2@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-11-25-12/6-Stella-by-Starlight-take-2-Lily-Pad-11-25-12.mp3, Impressions [Funky]@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-11-25-12/7-Impressions-funky-Lily-Pad-11-25-12.mp3, Jazz n’ Samba [So Danco Samba]@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-11-25-12/8-Jazz-n-Samba-Lily-Pad-11-25-12.mp3, Some Other Blues@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Lily-Pad-11-25-12/9-Some-Other-Blues-Lily-Pad-11-25-12.mp3″ captions=”Stone Alliance; Steven Branson;Washington-Young; Steven Branson; John Coltrane;Washington-Young;John Coltrane;Antonio Carlos Jobim;John Coltrane”]
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Steve Branson Trio + 1, Ryles, November 21, 2012

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums, with Morgan Scott – piano

@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Ryles-Tribute-to-Jobim-11-21-12/5-One-Note-Samba-Tribute-to-Jobim-11-21-12.mp3, Arrival on Time@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Ryles-Tribute-to-Jobim-11-21-12/11-Arrival-on-Time-Tribute-to-Jobim-11-21-12.mp3, Jazz n’ Samba [So Danco Samba]@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Ryles-Tribute-to-Jobim-11-21-12/12-Jazz-n-Samba-Tribute-to-Jobim-11-21-12.mp3″ captions=”Antonio Carlos Jobim; Steven Branson; Antonio Carlos Jobim”]

Steve Branson Trio + 1, Lily Pad, September 15, 2012

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums, with Morgan Scott – piano

@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/lily-pad-9-15-12/5-Impressions-Lily-Pad-9-15-12.mp3, Stella by Starlight@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/lily-pad-9-15-12/6-Stella-by-Starlight-Lily-Pad-9-15-12.mp3, Zulu Stomp@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/lily-pad-9-15-12/7-Zulu-Stomp-Lily-Pad-9-15-12.mp3, Maiden Voyage@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/lily-pad-9-15-12/8-Maiden-Voyage-Lily-Pad-9-15-12.mp3, Oleo@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/lily-pad-9-15-12/9-Oleo-Lily-Pad-9-15-12.mp3″ captions=”Morgan, Zeke and Steven;Dietz-Schwartz;Steven Branson;John Coltrane;John Coltrane;Washington-Young; Stone Alliance;Herbie Hancock;Sonny Rollins”]

Cat Blues @ Lily Pad, September 15, 2012

Steve Branson Trio, Middle East Corner, July 19, 2012

Steven Branson – tenor, Justin Meyer – bass, and Zeke Martin – drums

@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Middle-East-Corner-7-19-12/Impessions-Middle-East-Corner-7-19-12.mp3, Alabama@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Middle-East-Corner-7-19-12/Alabama-Middle-East-Corner-7-19-12.mp3, Zulu Stomp@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Middle-East-Corner-7-19-12/Zulu-Stomp-Middle-East-Corner-7-19-12.mp3, Sweetie Pie@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Middle-East-Corner-7-19-12/Sweetie-Pie-Middle-East-Corner-7-19-12.mp3, Some Other Blues@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Middle-East-Corner-7-19-12/Some-Other-Blues-Middle-East-Corner-7-19-12.mp3, Passion Dance@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Middle-East-Corner-7-19-12/Passion-Dance-Middle-East-Corner-7-19-12.mp3″ captions=”–;Stone Alliance;John Coltrane;John Coltrane;Stone Alliance;Stone Alliance;John Coltrane;McCoy Tyner”]

Steve Branson Trio + 1, Church of Boston, Saints & Sinners Brunch, June 14, 2012

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson– bass, and Zeke Martin – drums, Morgan Scott – piano

@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Church-6-16-12/Impressions.mp3, Dear Lord@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Church-6-16-12/Dear-Lord.mp3, Maiden Voyage@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Church-6-16-12/Maiden-Voyage.mp3, Like Sonny@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Church-6-16-12/Like-Sonny.mp3, My One and Only Love@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Church-6-16-12/My-One-And-Only-Love.mp3, Little Sunflower@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Church-6-16-12/Little-Sunflower.mp3, Summertime@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Church-6-16-12/Summertime.mp3, Oleo@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Church-6-16-12/Oleo.mp3″ captions=”John Coltrane;John Coltrane;Herbie Hancock;John Coltrane;Wood/Mellin;Freddie Hubbard;Cole Porter;Sonny Rollins”]

Steve Branson Trio, Copperfield’s Bar and Downunder Pub, March 23, 2012

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson– bass, and Zeke Martin – drums

Impressions@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Copperfields-3-23-12/FunkyImpressions-Copperfields-3-23-12.mp3, Some Other Blues@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Copperfields-3-23-12/SomeOtherBlues-Copperfields-3-23-12.mp3, Zulu Stomp@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Copperfields-3-23-12/ZuluStomp-Copperfields3-23-12.mp3, Sweetie Pie@http://stevebransonbands.com/music/Copperfields-3-23-12/SweetiePie-Copperfields3-23-12.mp3″ captions=”John Coltrane;John Coltrane;Stone Alliance;Stone Alliance”]

Steve Branson Trio, PA’s Linge, February 2, 2012

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson– bass, and Zeke Martin – drums

Steve Branson Trio, Lily Pad, November 13, 2011

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson– bass, and Zeke Martin – drums

We dedicate the first tune, Alabama by John Coltrane (a poignant tune written in 1963 after the 4 little girls were killed at a church by the KKK) to an fellow artist who passed away Nov. 14, Nina Bunin, or better, Nina Colors (you can see some of her art at Nina Colors). [Yes, I get an error on the page, but click on “it all started with swine flu” and the page shows up]

Steve Branson Trio, The Precinct, Ocotober 12 2011

Steven Branson – tenor, Sven Larson– bass, and Zeke Martin – drums