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Past clients, shows, celebrities, awards

Corporate Clients (90+)

34th Street Partnership, Inc.
ABC Television (American Broadcasting Company)
Adirondack Sport and Marine, Inc.
Bierstrasse Harlem
Bike New York, Inc.
Boston Beer Company
Breezy Point Catholic Club
Bronx Columbus Day Parade
Bryant Park Corporation
Businessfunding.com
Cannonball Productions
CBS Studios
Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises
Columbia University

Compass Group USA
Current Media
DoSomething.org
DUMBO Business Improvement District
East Coast Music & Entertainment
Entertainment Solutions, Inc.
First Responders Children's Foundation
Firstborn
Fluent
Franklin Early Childhood Center PTA
Glassnote Records

GrowNYC
Hilarity for Charity
Henry Street Settlement
Horizon Media
Hunter's Point Park Conservancy
IMG Live

Inwood Manhattan Little League Baseball, Inc.
Jewish Board of Family & Children’s Services, Inc.
Kings Beer Hall
LIC Flea & Food
Lucky Generals LLC
MAP Inc.
Market Street Retail
Massive Music
Memorial Sloan Kettering
MM.LaFleur
Morris Park Community Association
Mother Ad Agency
Myriad Supply
Nassau Country Club
NBC Universal (National Broadcasting Company)
New Columbia Solar, Inc.
New Jersey Korean American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
New York City Economic Development Corporation
New York Philharmonic

New York University
Nitehawk Cinemas
Northern Woodside Coalition
NYC Parks and Recreation
NYCRuns
Onit Inc.
Paulaner USA
Planting Fields Foundation

QuintEvents
Radegast Beer Hall
Radegerber Brewing Company

Re-Create Queens
Regeneron
RFR Holding, LLC
River Run Community Garden
Rotary Club of the Palisades
SMCP USA Inc.

Somerville Concerts
St Francis Hospital
STRIVE
Sugarloaf Engine Company
Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District
The Cleaver Co.
Time Out Market
Times Square Alliance

Titan Advisors

Town of Pennington, NJ
Two Roads Brewing Company, LLC
US Embassy-Caracas
What?If!
Woodside on the Move
WS Development

Venues played (150+)

ABC Television Studios, NYC
All Nite Soul Festival
All Saints Church
American Express Headquarters, NYC
Art Factory – Paterson, NJ
Basement Bar, Brooklyn NY
Belmont Racetrack, NY
Bierhaus NYC (Hofbrau Bierhaus NYC)
Bierocracy LIC Queens
Bix Beiderbecke Jazz Festival
Black Forest Beer Hall, Brooklyn NY
Bliss Plaza
Blond Lounge, Brooklyn
Bohemian Beer Hall
Bond Ballroom, Hartford CT
Bourbon Street Bar & Grille

Broadway Dive
Brooklyn Bowl
Brooklyn Bridge Park
Brooklyn Public Library
Brooklyn Marathon
Bryant Park, NYC
Business Funding
Central Park Zoo
Chelsea Market
Choga
Churchill Downs (Kentucky Derby) Louisville, KY
Circle Line Cruises
Cocina Abierta, Queens NY
Columbia University
Cooper Bluff - Oyster Bay NY
Cumberland Park
DiMenna Center
Dive Bar
DoubleTree Hotel - Fort Lee, NJ
Dream Hotel Midtown NYC

DROM, NYC
DUMBO Arch, Brooklyn
DUMBO Loft, Brooklyn
Down the Hatch
Edison Ballroom, NYC
Franklin Early Childhood Center
First Responder Children's Foundation (FRCF)
Five Boro Bike Tour, NYC
Grand Hyatt Hotel, NYC
Green Market Sunnyside, Queens NY
Gumbo Bros, Brooklyn NY
Helen Mills Theater
Henry Street Settlement, NYC

Highland Care Center
Hourglass Tavern, NYC
Housing Works Bookstore, NYC

Hunters Point South Park, Queens NY
iHeart Radio Theater, NYC
Ink48 Hotel, NYC
Ivy City Smokehouse, Washington DC
Jazz at Lincoln Center, Rose Hall, NYC
King’s Beer Hall, Brooklyn NY
Kitchen 21 Coney Island
Lafayette, NYC
Le Cheile, NYC
Les Enfants Terribles, NYC
Liberty House - Jersey City, NJ
LIC Bar, Queens NY
LIC Flea Market, Queens NY
Little Red Lighthouse, NYC
Los Verdes, Queens NY
LREI School, NYC
Ma'Loft, Brooklyn NY
Market Street Lynnfield, Lynnfield MA
Marriott Hotel Times Square, NYC

McCarter Theater Center, Princeton NJ
Milbrook Country Club, Greenwich CT
Montclair Art Museum, Montclair NJ
Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh NY
My Friend Duke, NYC
NBC Television Studios, Hartford, CT
Nassau Country Club
New York Botanical Garden
New York Hilton Midtown Hotel

New York Presbyterian Church
New York University, Kimmel Center
Northampton Marina
Oculus Beer Garden, NYC
Oheka Castle, Huntington NY
Old Pavilion Theatre
One Penn Plaza, NYC
One Police Plaza NYC
Park Chateau, East Brunswick NJ
Paulaner Brauhaus, NYC
Pernod Ricard, NYC
Per Se, Columbus Circle NYC
Pier 70, NYC
Planting Fields Arboretum
Plattduetsch Park, Franklin Square NY
Plaza33, Penn Station NYC
Pomme – Paoli PA
Prospect Park, Brooklyn
PS6, NYC
Purchase College
Radegast Beer Hall
Riverbank State Park - NYC

Riverside Church, NYC

Riverside Park, NYC
Rock n’ Roll Half Marathon Brooklyn
Rockwood Music Hall
Rye Roadhouse, Rye NY
Saddle River Inn - Saddle River NJ
Sergeant Collins Park
Simon Bolivar University, Venezuela
Sommerville NJ Oktoberfest
Sonny’s Red Hook
St Bart's Church, NYC
St James Episcopal Church, NYC
St Peter’s Church, NYC
St Thomas Church, NYC
Steel Event Space
Sunnyside Gardens Park
SUNY Purchase
Sweet Afton Queens
Televen Studios -Caracas, Venezuela

The Anthony Wayne House - Paoli, PA
The Avenue at South Orange NJ
The Bonnie Queens
The Harvard Club, NYC
The Penrose
The Quays Queens
The Swan Club
The Woods Brooklyn
The Wren
Theodore Roosevelt Park UWS
Three Sheets Saloon
Time Out Market, Brooklyn NY
Times Square NYC
Treadwell Park
Two Roads Brewery - Ok2berfest
US Embassy – Caracas, Venezuela
US Tennis Center (Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Flushing, NY)
W Hotel Times Square
Washington Heights Jazz Festival
Washington Square Park
Watchung Valley Golf Club
Webster Hall, NYC

Wellfleet United Methodist Church, Wellfleet, MA
Wellmont Theater, Montclair NJ
Wethersfield Estate & Farm
Weylin event space
Yeshiva Har Torah
Z Party Hall, Queens NY

15 Church, Saratoga Springs NY
 

Event Companies We've Worked With

AG Events
BeatGig
Cannonball Productions
Croce Entertainment
East Coast Music & Entertainment
Empire Entertainment
Eric Silvey Entertainment
Esteem Entertainment
Events with Evan
Hudson Valley Ceremonies
IMG Live
Jack Morelli Music
Kaleidoscope Entertainment
Kyle Michelle Weddings
Love Productions
Pierce Promotions
Quint Events
Scarlett Entertainment
Simply Sunshine Events

Special Event Highlights

"Good Morning America" on ABC television - live broadcast 2/28/17

"The Jerry Springer Show" - "Beads and Boas" episode on NBC television. Taped 1/19/16, broadcast 2/19/16

"Vitrina" - on Televen television (Venezuela) - live broadcast 1/19/15

NY1 cable TV news segment - broadcast 6/11/15

Kentucky Derby. Louisville KY, 2019

US-Venezuela joint Independence Day Celebration. Caracas, Venezuela, 2015
TD Five Boro Bike Tour. NYC 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
Rock n' Roll Half Marathon. NYC 2017
All Nite Soul Festival. NYC 2013, 2014, 2015
Bix Beiderbecke Jazz Festival. NYC 2015
100 Resilient Cities Conference. NYC 2017
Summer in the Parks series - opened for the New York Philharmonic. NYC 2016
Hilarity for Charity. NYC 2017

Montclair Food & Wine Festival. Montclair NJ, 2015 & 2017

Beer & Bacon Classic. NYC 2018

Celebrities we've shared the stage with

Amy Schumer
Seth Rogen
Jim Gaffigan
Colin Jost
Michael Strahan
Jerry Greenfield
Jerry Springer
Lara Spencer
Bill Marriott
New York Philharmonic
Bill De Blasio
Robin Roberts
Chef Tim Love
Ginger Zee
Mitch Landrieu

Music awards won by leader Jeff Fairbanks

NYFA (New York Foundation for the Arts) Fellowship 2016
ASCAP Plus Award, 2012, 2013, 2014
IMA (Independent Music Award), Best Jazz Song 2013
Singapore Chinese Orchestra, composer competition finalist 2015
USAF Sammy Nestico Composer Award 2012
BMI Foundation Charlie Parker Jazz Composition Prize 2008
ASCAP Young Jazz Composer Award 2006
ASCAP Young Jazz Composer Award, Honorable Mention 2003
University of South Florida Outstanding Merit Award, Brass 2000, 2001
Treasure Coast Jazz Ensemble Young Artist Award 1998

Arts grants won by leader Jeff Fairbanks

NYSCA (New York State Council on the Arts) Individual Artist Grant 2018

American Composers Forum Jerome Fund for New Music (JFund) 2014
Queens Council on the Arts Individual Artist Grant 2013
Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Recording Grant 2011
American Music Center Composer Assistance Grant 2011
American Music Center Recording Grant 2010
Queens Council on the Arts Individual Artist Initiative 2010
American Music Center Composer Assistance Grant 2009
Queens Council on the Arts Individual Artist Grant 2008
American Music Center Composer Assistance Grant 2007