Performances by Tapper and Bridges

CONCERTS AND SHOWCASES

FIRST NIGHT (New Years Eve Concert)
Providence, RI 2000
Hartford, CT 1998
Sharon, MA 1997
Hartford, CT 1996
Brockton, MA 1995
Keene, NH 1994, 1993, 1992
FROM ALL WALKS OF LIFE (Pledge Walk for AIDS Care and Research) (Boston, MA)
6/89-90-91-92-93-94-95-96-97-98-99
AMERICAN JAZZ RECORDER FESTIVAL (Berklee College of Music) (6/97 and 6/95)
AMERICAN RECORDER SOCIETY RELAY (Emmanuel Church Boston) 6/99
FESTIVAL BY THE LAKE (Wakefield, MA) (Concert) 6/90-91-92-93-94-95-96-97
KENDALL WHALING MUSEUM (Sharon, MA) "Winter Reflections" - Concert - 12/21/98
LIFESKILLS HEALING ARTS CENTER (Hanover, MA) (Concert) 12/6/91
MASHPEE COMMONS (Mashpee, MA) (Concert) 8/92
METROWEST JEWISH EXPO (Marlboro, MA) (Showcase/concert) - 1994 and 1996
MIDSUMMER'S NIGHT (Wakefield, MA) (Concert) - 6/96 and 6/98
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR CAMPUS ACTIVITIES (NACA)
New England Region Coffeehouse, Comedy, & Performing Arts Conference
(Showcase)1/87
1994 National Convention (Alternate Club 750 Showcase) 2/94
QUINCY PROMENADE CONCERT SERIES (Quincy, MA) - 8-96 (first performance in
series)
NATIONAL FLUTE ASSOCIATION (Concert at 1993 Convention) (Park Plaza, Boston,
MA)8/93
SEACOAST JEWISH ARTS FESTIVAL (Stratham, NH) 9/14/97
SHARON CHAMBER MUSIC ASSOCIATION (Concert) - 2/9/97
SHERATON-STURBRIDGE JAZZ SERIES (Concert) (Sturbridge, MA) 7/90
SOMERVILLE MUSEUM (Somerville, MA)
Album Release Concert for Island Dance 6/89
"Deck the Halls and All that Jazz" 12/89
STRIAR JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER (Concert) (Stoughton, MA) 6/91
WATERFRONT MUSIC SERIES (Boston, MA) (Concert Sponsored by City of Boston
and WJIB-FM)
WOMEN OF WISDOM (Easton, MA) (Concert) 6/97

SPECIAL PROJECTS

AMERICAN JAZZ RECORDER FESTIVAL (presented by American Recorder Society)
1995 - John Tyson (internationally known recorder virtuoso) performs 2 of
Steve's songs ("Sunrise" and "The Philosopher, the Shaman, and the
Visionary") - Audie is an integral part od the ensemble
1997 - John Tyson performs the world premiere of a new piece ("Universal
Village")composed especially for John by Steve (Audie is once again an
integral part of the ensemble). Also,Steve and Audie perform "Norwegian
Wood" and Steve conducts his recorder ensemble arrangement of "Shababe" (a
Yemenite-Jewish song).

"LOOSE CONNECTION (March 1, 1998 at First Congregational Church in
Cambridge, MA) -a concert by John Tyson featuring compositions and
arrangements by Steve. Audie is a featured part of the ensemble and Steve
performs with John on half of the songs.

 

JOHN TYSON'S FACULTY CONCERT AT NEW ENGLAND CONSERVATORY IN HONOR OF 20
YEARS ON THE FACULTY (September 24, 1998)- John performs 2 of Steve's
compositions ("Broken Leaves" and "Universal Village"), accompanied by Audie
on guitar, Ralph Rosen on percussion, Ruti Machnai on cello, and Miyuki
Tsurutani on harpsichord

NEW DIRECTIONS IN CELLO FESTIVAL (1997)
In conjunction with the 1997 New Directions in Cello Festival, Steve and
Audie accompanied cellist Renata Bratt on the NPR radio show "The Connection
with Christopher Lydon". They perfomed "Distant Voices" by Steve Tapper and
"Shababe" (a Yemenite-Jewish song).

INTEGRATED FOSTER CARE and CAMBRIDGE CABLE TV (Cambridge, MA) - "Kids" from
Island Dance used during open and closing credits for video presentation
about foster care - 6/91

COMMUNITIES FOR PEOPLE and BOSTON CABLLE TV (Boston, MA) - " Blue Pearl"
from Island Dance used as background music for PSA foster care - 3/98

LEVENTHAL-SIDMAN JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER (Newton, MA) - educational
presentation for senior citizens for music class in "Lifetime Learning" Program

ODYSSEY OF THE MIND- The 1997 Odyssey of the Mind team from Wakefield, MA
uses Audie's composition Chestnut Strut" (from Island Dance) as part of
their mime presentation at the national finals in Baltimore, MD

PIERCE-COTE' ADVERTISING AGENCY (Hyannis, MA) - Radio jingle for Cape Cod
Cooperative Bank (Adaptation of "Blue Pearl" from Island Dance )- 9/89

WJIB-FM - "Cassette Projedct for Floating Hospital of New England Medical
Center" includes "Kids" from Island Dance - other artists include John Tesh,
David Lanz, Peter Kater, Spencer Brewer, Rick Kuethe, etc.

COLLEGES
Allegheny College (Meadville, PA)
American International College (Springfield, MA) (2 times)
Bentley College (Waltham, MA (3 times)
Brandeis University (Waltham, MA (6 times)
Bridgewater State College (Bridgewater, MA)
Bristol Community College (Fall River, MA)
Caroll Community College (Westminster, MD)
Colby College (Waterville, MA) (5 times)
Daniel Webster College (Nashua, NH)
Eckerd College (St. Petersburg, FL)
Emerson College (Boston, MA)
Fitchburg State College (Fitchburg, MA) (4 times)
Florida Community College (Kent Campus) (Jacksonville, FL)
Florida Community College (South Campus) (Jacksonville, FL)
Franklin Pierce College (Rindge, NH)
Fulton-Montgomery Community College (Johnstown, NY) (2 times)
Hartwick College (Oneonta, NY)
Holyoke Community College (Holyoke, MA)
Hudson Valley Community College (Troy, NY)
Keene State College (Keene, NH)
Maine Maritime Academy (Castine, ME) (2 times)
Mt. Wachusett Community College (Gardner, MA)
North Country Community College (Saranac Lake, NY)
North Shore Community College (Danvers, MA)
Northeastern University (Boston, MA) (10 times)
Notre Dame College (Baltimore, MD)
Pace University (Pleasantville, NY) (10 times)
Rollins College (Winter Park, FL)
St. Lawrence University (Canton, NY)
St. Francis College (Lorretto, PA)
SUNY Alfred (Alfred, NY)
SUNY Oneonta (Oneonta, NY)
Tufts University (Medford, MA) (4 times)
Unity College (Unity, ME (4 times)
University of Massachusetts (Harbor Campus) (Dorchester, MA)
University of Massachusetts (Dartmouth Campus) (Dartmouth, MA) (2 times)
University of Southern Maine (Portland, ME) (2 times)
Worcester State College (Worcester, MA)
Valencia Community College (Orlando, FL)
Virginia Commonwealth University (Richmond, VA)
Wellesley College (Wellesley, MA)
Wheaton College (Norton, MA)
COLLEGE BOOKINGS: The Klages Agency, Inc. P.O. Box 1705 Westminster, MD
21158 410-876-6315

 

 

CLUBS AND COFFEEHOUSES
Acton Jazz Cafe (Acton, MA)
B. Mae Denny';s (Concord, NH)
Beechwood Inn (Worcester, MA)
Belmont Frozen Yogurt (Belmont, MA)
Blackthorne Tavern (Easton, MA)
Borders Books and Music (Chestnut Hill, MA)
Boston Street Restaurant (Dorchester, MA)
Cafe Florian (Boston, MA)
Cantares (Cambridge, MA)
Catch a Rising Star (Cambridge, MA)
CAV (Providence, RI)
Christopher's (Cambridge, MA)
Chuck's Steak House (Auburn, MA)
Codfish Aristocracy (Portsmouth, NH)
Doc and Nellie's (Canton, MA)
Eleventh Chapter Saloon (Somerville, MA)
Linden Tree Coffeehouse (Wakefield, MA)
(The) Loaf and Ladle (Exeter, NH)
Joslyn's (Sudbury, MA)
Matt Garrett's (Sudbury, MA)
Michael's (Boston, MA)
Papillon (Brookline, MA)
Roosevelt's (Salem, MA)
Sassafras Coffeehouse (Canton, MA)
Scullers (Boston, MA)
Watch City Coffeehouse (Waltham, MA)
Willie's (Brockton, MA)
Winnie's Pub (Boston, MA)
Wood and Strings Coffeehouse (Arlington, MA)

 

 

SPECIAL PERFORMANCES
Ahavath Torah Congregation (Stoughton, MA) accompaniment for silent auction
- 12/91 thru 96
Alpha Personell (Mansfield, MA) - Christmas Party - 12/93
Bloomingdale's (Chestnut Hill, MA)
Bridal Fair (3/96) Furniture Dept. Customer Appreciation Party (4/96)
Boston University School of Nursing - Graduation Ceremony (5/89)
Cadbury Commons (Cambridge, MA) (2/96) - Grand Opening at Assisted Living
Center
Cambridge Homes(Cambridge, MA) (11/97 and 10/98) - Grand Opening, 1st, and
2nd Annivesaries at Assisted Living Center
Centerpoint (Brookline, MA) (Coffeehouse/Concert) - 12/90
CIBA-GEICY - Hospital Sales Division - Doctor's reception at Worcester (MA)
Memorial Hospital 8/91
Communities for People (Cambridge, MA) - Staff Appreciation Day 6/96-97 -
20th Anniversary 10/96
Congregation Agudath Achim (Taunton, MA) - numerous services
Ecole Bilingue (Arlington, MA) - Julia Child Dinner - Meridian Hotel
(Boston, MA) - 4/91-92
(Joie) Edson's Exercise Exchange - Wakefield, MA 5/9
Essex County Distric Attorney's Office - Salem, MA - Christmas Party 12/97
Fishman Transducers - Christmas Party 12-95
Gables at Winchester (Winchester, MA) (2/96) - concert at Assisted living
Center
Hewlett-Packard (Four Seasons Hotel, Boston, MA) - conference 5/97
Highland-March Executive Suites - (Braintree, MA) - Christmas Party - 12/98
Longmeadow Place (Burlington, MA) 10/98) - Grand Opening at Assisted Living
Center
Mass. American College of Emergency Physicians - Reception (Copley Marriot
Boston 10/91)
Mass. Assn. of Community Rehabilitation Organizations (9/98) - 1998 Conference
National Association of Temple Educators - 1990 National Conference (Copley
Plaza Boston 12/90)
Odwin Learning Center (Dorchester, MA) - Founder's Day (Lantana, Randolph
96-97 Blue Hills Country Club (Canton, MA) 1998 -1996 included
improvised performance with storyteller Brother Blue
Orchard Cove (Canton, MA) - concerts at Assisted Living Center -5/98, 12/98,
1/00
Raytheon Company (Wayland, MA) Christmas Party
River Bay Club (Quincy, MA) 1/98) - concerts at Assisted living center
Somerville Visiting Nurse Association (Somerville, MA) - Staff Appreciation
Day (6/91)
Sri Chinmoy International Peace Run (Boston, MA) (7/91)
St. Joseph's Parish (Quincy, MA) - 75th Anniversary Celebration (9/92)
Sunday School for Jewish Studies (Newton, MA) - numerous performances
Tall Spires Nursery School (Wakefield, MA) - children's concerts
Temple Beth Emunah (Worcester, MA) - concert at Sisterhood meeting (10/96)
Temple Beth Sholom (Cambridge, MA) (Coffeehouse/Concert) (3/91)
Temple Emmanuel (Newton, MA) - "Alternative" service for 2nd day of Rosh
Hashanah -accompanied Cantor Charles Osborne - repertoire consisted
mostly of modern Jewish songs by Debbie Freiedman, Jeff Klepper, Naomi
Shemer, and others
Temple Israel (Sharon, MA) (Passover Concert/Social Gathering) (4/96)
URI College of Nursing (Symposium on Knowledge Development)(Hotel Viking,
Newport RI) 6/90
Worcester Center for Crafts (Worcester, MA) - 6/90
WGBH (Cambridge, MA) (Wine Tasting Party at Boston Harbor Hotel) 4/95
Wyman Jewelers (Stoughton, MA)Pre-Xmas Party (Fuller Museum,Brockton MA 91-95)

 

MALLS AND RETAIL STORES
Arsenal Mall (Watertown, MA)
Atrium (Chestnut Hill, MA)
(The) Atrium at CityPlace (Mass. Transportation Building) (Boston, MA)
Cape Cod Music House (Hyannis, MA)
Longwood Galleria (Brookline, MA)
(The) Mall at Assembly Square (Somerville, MA)
(The) Mall at Walpole (Walpole, MA) (Christmas Concert)
Middlesex Mall (Burlington, MA)
Prudential Center (Boston, MA)
Skylight Books (Cambridge, MA)
Square One Mall (Saugus, MA)

HARBOR CRUISES
Cape Cod Whaler (Hyannis, MA)
Massachusetts Bay Lines (Boston, MA)
Spirit of Boston (Boston, MA)

LIVE RADIO AND TV APPEARANCES
WBOS (Boston, MA) Interview
WBUR (Boston, MA) Performance
WCAT (Wakefield, MA) Performance
WCAT (Winthrop, MA) Performance
WERS (Boston, MA) Performance
WGBH (Boston, MA) 2 Interviews
WGVU (Grand Rapids, MI) Interview
WQRC (Hyannis, MA) Interview
WMPG (Portland, ME) Interview
WUMB (Boston, MA) 2 Performances/1 Interview
WBRU (Waltham, MA) Performance


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