Thanks for coming to my website. There is lots of information about my concerts, gigs, teaching activities, JazzSkills for Piano online jazz piano course, blog posts and music below. I’d love to see you at some of my gigs, concerts or lectures. Please leave your email if you want to be notified of upcoming events. Also, I always appreciate your questions, comments and suggestions.
“Hi Martan ! Thank you for your course and video lessons. They have been extremely useful to me. I now use your approach when playing. At the moment I’m playing each week in the State Library centre in Adelaide (South Australia) and it is certainly giving me new musical freedom.” Stephen
(Most of these gigs are in the San Francisco, San Jose & Monterey Bay Area)
We’re really enjoying the spring April weather. The flowers are blooming and the music is flowing.
This month, I am playing solo piano at the elegant Cetrella in Los Altos; at the San Jose Fairmont Hotel; playing solo at Merrill Gardens; at the stately San Jose Country Club. I also play for the Sunday Service at at Westhope Presbyterian Church in Saratoga. Come here often to check out newly added gigs. (See the listings below for more information.)
We have updated and revamped the JazzSkills for Piano website. Check it out. We are now offering a brand new introductory offer.
I want to personally invite you to join me and my friends at the following public concerts and gigs . . . love to see you there. These gigs are mainly in the San Francisco, Santa Cruz, San Jose & Monterey Bay Area.
Best to you . . . Martan :)
APRIL 2017 PUBLIC GIGS
Saturday, April dates to be announced: 6 – 9 pm This is my super-favorite gig. I love playing every Saturday on the grand piano in the new elegant Cetrella’s Los Altos Restaurant. The food and ambiance are unsurpassed. You will love it. Cetrella’s, 400 Main Street, Los Altos, CA
Wednesday, April 12, 8 – 11 pm I love playing piano in the lobby of the elegant San Jose Fairmont Hotel. This is THE vibrant location in the downtown area to enjoy super ambiance and great jazz. Hope you can stop by. San Jose Fairmont Hotel Lobby, San Jose
Friday, April 28, 3:30 pm
I absolutely love playing solo piano for the fine residents of Merrill Gardens (Campbell). We always have a great time playing the standard tunes. Merrill Gardens, Winchester, Campbell
Sunday, 4/30 & Friday, 5/6 – 5:30 – 8:30 pm
I’m really looking forward to playing for the fine members of this club (members only). San Jose Country Club, San Jose
Every Sunday – 10 am Service
I play every Sunday for the beautiful Westhope Presbyterian Church in Saratoga. Westhope Presbyterian Church, 12850 Saratoga Avenue, Saratoga,
Martan Mann is a jazz pianist, author, and educator.