David Lopato Quintet


Sat, Jun 1, 2024    
7:00 pm-10:00 pm


Lydia's Cafe
7 Old U.S. 209, Stone Ridge, New York

Event Type

David Lopato – piano, composer

Lucas Pino – saxes and clarinet

Ed Neumeister – trombone

Ratzo Harris – bass

Harvey Sorgen – drums


Jazz Soup – tasty jazz & soups. Soup and salad bar, desserts, appetizers, drinks

Suggested $20 donation for band

Reservations not required


Hudson Valley-based pianist/composer David Lopato has performed as a leader and sideman throughout the world. As a composer he has received multiple grants from the N.E.A., New York Foundation for the Arts, Meet the Composer, and the Beards Fund, as well as a Fulbright Fellowship to study Javanese Gamelan in Surakarta, Indonesia, where he lived for a year. Lopato has toured his own music in configurations ranging from solo piano to 10-piece ensembles, having performed with Dave Liebman, Dewey Redman, Joe Lovano, Mark Helias, Ray Anderson, Wadada Leo Smith, Jane Ira Bloom, Steve Gorn and numerous others. His most recent recording, Gendhing for a Spirit Rising (Global Coolant-02), a Gamelan-influenced work for large ensemble, was hailed by Downbeat Magazine as one of the “Best Albums of 2017”…“unlike anything you are likely to hear this year (or any year).