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Cindy Bradley Show great!

Last Friday I had the wonderful opportunity to play with Cindy Bradley, jazz trumpeter. The show featured music from her latest compact disc entitled 'Bloom'. It was a part of the Intimate Sessions series at the Metroplitan Roomn in Fayetteville,…

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Java Divine 9-12

Sam Hunter, Aaron Turner and Tony Thompson play at Java Divine September 12th from 7 until 9 pm. Java Divine features coffees, wine, gelato, and pannini. WE played to a packed room there last Saturday. It turned into what…

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Joining Cindy Bradley

It is my honor to join Cindy Bradley in concert at the Metropolitan Room in Fayetteville, Friday, August 28, 09 This is an Intimate Sessions Event This concert will feature music from Cindy's most recent CD entitled …

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WRAL TV taping

The Jazz Mass Quintet was taped for an episode of Spiritual Awakenings which will air soon on TV. The shoot for the show took place this past Monday at WRAL studios. Date of broadcast TBA

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TV placement of music!

Recently I was notified with a royalty check that my original music has been selected and placed in a television series called 'Fringe'..... To hear the song click on Music in the menu.

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Hear duo of percussion and keyboards

Sam Turner and Tony Thompson will perform at Artspace in duo on Friday July 3rd, 2009. This time we will be joined yet another percussionist Aaron Turner. There is no cover charge and the event is therefore free and open…

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JMQ laments loss

The Jazz Mass Quintet laments the loss of our guitarist Juzon Flemming who died suddenly of a heart attack this week. The quartet performs weekly during the academic year at St. Ambrose Episcopal Church. Juzon is and shall be…

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Playing with Moments Notice

It is my pleasure to be joining Moments Notice, a contemporary jazz group based in Raleigh. We are performing at the Page Walker Hotel on the grounds in an outdoor concert setting. The time of the performance is around 6:30…

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Sam Hunter -Tony T duo

Sam and I are returning to the Artspace in Raleigh for another engagement on First Friday Gallery Walk in July. It is the first Friday in July, July 3rd. The public is invited and there is no cover charge.…

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Tom Browne performances

It was my pleasure to perform with Tom Browne (Jamaican Funk) just a little while ago. He asked me to join him for an organ trio one night and to play in a quintet the following in which…

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TV appearance on PBS

Last week the Stanley Baird Group was filmed at the Rumba 54 performance. The footage will be featured in an upcoming PBS (TV) program. 8 members of the band were present which includes 2 keyboard players, sax, bass, drums, percussion,…

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Talk of The Town -Stan

The Stanley Baird Group played last Friday night at the Talk of The Town in Durham, NC. It is one of the oldest night clubs still in exhistence in the area. The seven member group played sets from the Traffic…