8pm Set @ Drom - NYC. Wednesday June 21st. Featuring: Clarence Penn Randy Brecker ,flamenco singer and dancer Barbara Martinez, Chano Dominguez - piano, & James Genus - bass!


February 27th - Trumpets Jazz Club, Montclair NJ. Jonathan Blake, Ed Howard, & Ron Oswanski


Happy new year. Thank you for visiting my site. I am going

to be updating my website this month and I will be adding my

performances as they happen.

Tim will be on tour with the Rolling Stones in South America

in February and March.


Tuesday July 7th - DETRIOT, MI

Band 2
Rolling Stones saxophonist Tim Ries and friends
Mix @ the Max
Doors open at 9 p.m., with music starting at 10 p.m.
Music Box
Max M. Fisher Music Center
3711 Woodward Ave., Detroit


Thursday November 13th:


Rolling Stones touring musicians Darryl Jones, Bernard Fowler and Tim Ries will perform 4 concerts this June and July while on tour with the Stones.
We will play with local guitarists and drummers in all the cities.

June 21st
Rome Italy
Lungo il Tevere - Fonclea Riverside
Zona Azzurra - Via Alberto Sordi
Concert begins at 22.00

June 24th
Madrid Spain
Teatro Lara

June 27th
The Rolling Stones project
ft. Tim Ries, Bernard Fowler and Darryl Jones
Friday 27th june, 20.00 h
Theater aan de Schie
Stadserf 1
Schiedam (part of Rotterdam), The Netherlands

July 4th
Copenhagen Denmark
Copenhagen Jazz Festival
Location and time TBA



Bernard Fowler and Tim Ries will be at The Ellington Jazz Club in Perth Australia on Monday, March 17th at 10PM.

The venue is at 191 Beaufort St Perth https://plus.google.com/102766716873010111953/about?hl=en



Tim Ries and The East Gipsy Band

Gusztav Balogh-vocals
Lajos Sarkozi-violin and guitar
Vilmos Olah-cymbalum
Jozsef Balazs-piano
Elemer Balazs-drums
George Orban-bass
Tim Ries-saxophones

1/12/14-The Deerhead Inn, 5-8PM
5 Main St, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327
+1 570 424-2000

1/15/14-The Regatta Bar, 7:30PM
1 Bennett St, Cambridge, MA 02138
+1 617 395 7757

1/17/14-Philadelphia Museum of Art, 5-8:45PM
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130

1/18/14-Rex Hotel, 9:45PM
194 Queen West, Toronto, Canada
+1 416 598 2475

21st- Hugh's Room-Toronto
2261 Dundas St W, Toronto, Canada
+1 416-531-6604

1/22/14-The Jazz Standard, 7:30 & 9:30
116 East 27th Street, NYC, NY 10016
+1 212 576 2232



November 2nd, 2013



9th of October 19:00 MOM Kulturális Központ Budapest , presenting the new Balázs Elemér Group cd

10th October 20:00Budapest ,Budapest Jazz Klub with Andrea Szulák Quintet

11st of Oct.20 :00 Budapest ,Árnyas Restaurant Balázs Elemér Trio with Tim Ries

12nd of October20:00 Nagyvárad ,Oradea Posticum Balázs E.-Tim Ries Quartet

13rd of October 18:00Tatabánya,Jászai Mari Theater Balázs E.-Tim Ries Quartet



August 7, IF Cafe in BudapestAugust 8 in Tata
August 9 in Pannonhalma abbey
August 10 in Villány


Monday, July 8th, 7PM
The Rolling Stones Project

featuring: Bernard Fowler, Darryl Jones, Tim Ries and some guests.

At the Lyric Theatre
The Lyric Theatre is located on Shaftesbury Avenue, near to Piccadilly Circus in London's West End.
Address is: Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W1D 7ES

For tickets - on sale via Nimax -



Tim and Jasia Ries at the Metropolitan Room
January 12th at 1:30 PM matinee. One set only
34 West 22nd street
212 206 0440
Go to the website for tickets www.metropolitanroom.com
$20 for adults and $12 for students

Jasia Ries-vocals
Tim Ries-saxophone and arranger
Michael Holober-piano
Ilan Bar-Lavi-guitar
Thomson Kneeland-bass
Soo Jin Suh-drums

Special guest Auxi Fernandez-flamenco dancer



June 22nd at the Highline Ballroom
431 W. 16th Street
Bernard Fowler and Jasia Ries-vocals
Ben Monder and Ilan Bar-Lavi-guitars
Darryl Jones-Bass
Jeff "Tain" Watts-Drums
Tim Ries-saxophones and arrangements

June 23rd at the Regatta Bar
At the Charles Hotel
1 Bennett Street
Cambridge, MA (Boston)
Jasia Ries-vocals
Ilan Bar-Lavi-guitar
Darryl Jones-Bass
Jeff "Tain" Watts-Drums
Tim Ries-saxophone and piano

June 24th at The Falcon
1348 Rte 9w Marlboro, NY 12542(845) 236-7970
Jasia Ries-vocals
Ilan Bar-Lavi-guitar
Darryl Jones-Bass
Jeff "Tain" Watts-Drums
Tim Ries-saxophone and piano




Jan 30th:

Smalls - NYC

Tim Ries Quartet
Aaron Goldberg-piano
Omer Avital-bass
Ali Jackson-drums

Stream it live on the Smalls website if you can't make it..

Jan 14:East Gipsy Band:feat Tim Ries(Jozsef Balazs:piano,Gusztav Balogh.voice,Vilmos Olah:cimbalom.Lajos Sarközi:violin,guitar,Pecek Lakatos Krisztián:bass,Elemer Balazs:drums)(Szigetszentmiklós,Nem csak jazz club) start 20 p.m.


15:Elemer Balazs quintet:feat Tim Ries.Nicholas Payton(Elemer Balazs:drums,Jozsef Balazs:piano,Pecek Lakatos Krisztián:bass)(Budapest,Palace of Arts,Komor Marcell street) start 20.30 p.m.


16.recording with Kalman Olah (from12-20)


17.recording with Kalman Olah (from 12-20) after Trio Mindnight feat Tim Ries cooncert(Kalman Olah: piano,Janos Egri:bass,Elemer Balazs:Drums) (Budapest ,Wine Bar jazz club,Hercegprimas sreet) start 21 p.m.


18.East Gipsy Band feat Tim Ries(Budapest,Gödör club start 21p.m.


Tim Ries, Stones World in Lahti

Kalevi Aho Sali , Lahden musiikkiopisto,

Hämeenkatu 4. Lahti, Finland

Thursday, January 12, 2012


Tickets 15/10€


Tim Ries, saxophones, piano

Selina Sillanpää, vocals, violin

Jaska Lukkarinen, drums, percussion

Marzi Nyman, guitar

Jori Huhtala, bass

Niko Kumpuvaara, accordion

Kristi Roosmaa, vocals

Jemina Sillanpää, vocals


Tim Ries, Stones World in Helsinki

Friday, January 13, 2012



Säästöpankinranta 6, 00530 Helsinki, Finland

Tim Ries, saxophones, piano

Selina Sillanpää, vocals, violin

Jaska Lukkarinen, drums, percussion

Marzi Nyman, guitar

Jori Huhtala, bass

Niko Kumpuvaara, accordion

Kristi Roosmaa, vocals

Jemina Sillanpää, vocals


January 8th - Blue Note - NYC with Jack DeJohnette. 70th birthday celebration. And his NEA award celebration.



Bernard Fowler and Larry Goldings along with the Cal State
Northridge Big Band conducting the band, Matt Harris.

Tuesday November 29th, 8PM
Valley Performing Arts Center. Cal State Northridge.
818 677 3000.
$5 students
$7 seniors
$10 general.

nov.2 Kaposvár Tim Ries-Oláh Kálmán Quartet
nov.3 Budapest -Nyitott Műhely with Tim Ries Oláh Kálmán Quartet
nov.4 Szegedi Jazzfesztivál Balázs József Quintet feat.Tim Ries

In Finland:

Nov. 8th & 9th, Helsinki at the Sibelius Academy Tim Ries master
classes and workshop
Nov. 9th Helsinki, The Black Box at The New Music Center with the
Sibelius Academy Alumni Big Band performing material from Stones
Project and Stones World with Bernard Fowler and Tim Ries
Nov. 10th Helsinki, at Koko Jazz Club with a sextet featuring Bernard
Fowler, Tim Ries and Jukkis Uotila performing small group versions of
the Stones Project music.



Gustav Balogh-vocals
Lajos Sarkozi-violin and guitar
Vilmos Olah-Cymbalum (Dulcimer)
Jozsef Balazs-paino
Elemer Balszs-drums
Norbert Marius-bass
Tim Ries-saxophones

Venues and dates:
Friday 10/21/11 from 5-8:45PM
Philadelphia Museum of Art.
26th Street and Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130
215 763 8100

Saturday 10/22/11 from 9:30-10:45PM
Drom in NYC
85 Avenue A between 5th and 6th
NY, NY 10009
212 777 1157

Monday 10/24/11 from 10PM-12:30AM
Smalls Jazz Club
183 West 10th street
NY, NY 10014

Friday and Saturday, 10/28 & 29 from 9-12PM
Rex Jazz Club, Toronto, Ont Canada
194 Queen St. West
Toronto, On M5V 1Z1
416 598 2475


June 16th, Gothenburg Sweden at Liseberg.
June 17th, Helsingborg Sweden at Dunker Hall
June 18th, Ystad Sweden at Ystad Concert Hall
June 19th, Harstad Norway, Harstad Festival

For more info please goto:


June 9th, Rolling Stones Project - Dallas Museum

June 10th, Rolling Stones Project - Sweetwaters - Denton Texas


Nov. 19th-22nd at the Jazz Showcase, 806 S. Plymouth Ct. 
Chicago, IL 60605. 312 360 0234.
With the DePaul University Jazz Ensemble. Big Band arrangements of the Rolling Stones Project.


Sunday October 18 - Drom, 85 Ave A. With pianist Kalman Olah as a duo

Monday October 19 - Smalls Jazz Club - with Kalman Olah, Gregoire Maret on harmonica, Drew Gress on bass and Kendrick Scott on drums

October 9 & 10   - Smalls Jazz Club - NYC


October 4 & 5  - Take 5 Jazz Club, Budapest

October 6 - Miskolc, Művészetek Háza (House of Arts)

Tim Ries with Kalman Olah Trio

Elemer Balazs - drums

Jozef Barcza Horvath - bass

Kalman Olah - piano

Tim Ries - saxophones

Program: original compositions by Tim Ries & Kalman Olah, Rolling Stones tunes arranged by Tim Ries and standards



Tim Ries & The Rolling Stones Project

July 31st - Regatta Bar - Boston, MA - http://www.regattabarjazz.com/ - 2 sets - 7:30pm

Regattabar at the Charles Hotel • One Bennett Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 - For Tickets: 617.395.7757

Featuring: Jay Azzolina - Guitar, Andy Eulau - Bass, Bernard Fowler - Vocals, Magos Herrera - Vocals, Alex Kautz - Drums, Ron Oswanski - Organ, Piano, & Accordion.

August 1st - Stepping Stone Waterside Theatre - Private Show for Residence Only.


8PM Start - 38 Stepping Stone Lane * Greatneck, Long Island -516 - 487-7665

Featuring: Jay Azzolina - Guitar, Andy Eulau - Bass, Bernard Fowler - Vocals, Magos Herrera - Vocals, Alex Kautz - Drums, Ron Oswanski - Organ, Piano, & Accordion.





Tim Ries & The Rolling Stones Project
Summer European tour
With vocalist Bernard Fowler, Bassist Darryl Jones, with Spanish guitarist Jordi Bonell and Finish drummer Jukkis Uotila. On July 11th and 12th special guests: Stones vocalist Lisa Fischer, Stones trombonist Michael Davis and fado singer Nathalie Pires.

July 3rd Metropole Orchestra, Den Hague
July 4th & 5th in Dublin
July 8th Paris at Sunside
July 9th in Lisbon with fado singer Ana Moura
July 11th in Austria concert in Klagenfurt
July 12th in Austria club gig
July 16th Uppsala Sweden at Kaitlin
July 17th at Nefertiti in Gothenburg Sweden
July 18th at The Jazz House in Copenhagen


Past Dates:

June 26th
Highline Ballroom
, New York City
Tim Ries & The Rolling Stones Project
Marcus Gilmore - Drums
John Patitucci - Bass
Ben Monder - Guitar
Jasia Ries - Vocal
Bernard Fowler - Vocal
Ron Oswanski - Organ & Accordion

431 W. 16th Street
NY, NY 10011
Between 9th & 10th

January 9th, 2009

The Jazz Standard, NYC
Sets at 7:30 & 9:30 nightly

Visit the Jazz Standard website for ticket information.

January 12th , 2009
Smalls Jazz Club - NYC
Migration Trio - Kevin Hays - Piano, Sato Takeishi on percussion, special guest Katayoun Goudarzi -melodic recitation

January 17th, 200
The NAMM Show

5pm concert, Hillton Hotel Lobby

January 27th & 28th , 200
Tulsa, Ok


January 31st, 2009
Chris's Jazz Club

Philadelphia, PA

March 4th & 5th , 2009
Fort Lewis Jazz Festival

Durango, CO

March 6th, 2009
Kansas University

Lawrence, KS

March 20th, 2009
Philadelphia Museum of Art

March 21st, 2009
Avalon Theater

Easton, MD

March 24th & 25th, 2009
Edmonton Alberta

October 17, 2008
Virginia Tech2

Blacksburg, VA
clinic and concert

October 28th-30th
CD Release Concert

The Jazz Standard, NYC
Sets at 7:30 & 9:30 nightly
Stones members Darryl Jones-bass, Bernard Fowler-vocals, Michael Davis-trombone, fado singer Ana Moura, Jeff "Tain" Watts-drums, Adam Rogers-guitar, Gonzalo Grau-piano & Cajon, and special guest vocalists Magos Herrera, Odeya Nini, Fatima and Jasia Ries with rapper FE. Also African Tuareg group Tidawt. Visit the Jazz Standard website for ticket information.

November 2, 2008
CD Release Concert
Oakland, CA

Sets at @2PM & 7PM.
Ana Moura and Bernard Fowler-vocals
Larry Goldings-organ & piano
Larry Koonse-guitar
Darek Oles-bass
Steve Hass-drums

November 9, 2008
CD Release Concert
Los Angeles, CA

Magos Herrera and Bernard Fowler-vocals
Larry Goldings-organ & piano
Larry Koonse-guitar
Darek Oles-bass
Steve Hass-drums

November 12, 2008
CD Release Concert
Stanford University

Stanford Jazz Orchestra playing big band orchestrations by Matt Harris of Tim Ries Stones arrangements.

November 18, 2008
125th anniversary for the Gretch company
New York City

November 25-30, 2008
Maria Schneider Jazz Orchestra

New York City

December 4, 2008
The Rex

Toronto, Canada
With John Patitucci


Tim Ries on tour with the Rolling Stones
08-21 Boston, MA
Fenway Park
08-23 Boston, MA
Fenway Park
08-26 Hartford, CT
Rentschler Field
08-28 Ottawa, ON
Frank Clair Stadium
08-31 Detroit, MI
Comerica Park
09-03 Moncton, NB
Magnetic Hill
09-06 Minneapolis, MN
Xcel Energy Center
09-08 Milwaukee, WI
Bradley Center
09-10 Chicago, IL
Soldier Field
09-13 New York, NY
Madison Square Garden
09-15 E. Rutherford, NJ
Giants Stadium
09-24 Columbus, OH
Nationwide Arena
09-26 Toronto, ON
Rogers Centre
09-28 Pittsburgh, PA
PNC Park
10-01 Hershey, PA
Hersheypark Stadium
10-03 Washington, DC
MCI Center
10-06 Charlottesville, VA
Scott Stadium
10-10 Philadelphia, PA
Wachovia Center
10-12 Philadelphia, PA
Wachovia Center
10-15 Atlanta, GA
Philips Arena
10-17 Miami, FL
American Airlines Arena
10-19 Tampa, FL
St. Pete Times Forum
10-21 Charlotte, NC
New Charlotte Arena
10-28 Calgary, AB
Pengrowth Saddledome
10-30 Seattle, WA
Key Arena
11-01 Portland, OR
Rose Garden
11-04 Anaheim, CA
Angel Stadium of Anaheim
11-06 Los Angeles, CA
Hollywood Bowl
11-11 San Diego, CA
Petco Park
11-13 San Francisco, CA
SBC Park
11-15 San Francisco, CA
SBC Park
11-20 Fresno, CA
Save Mart Center
11-22 Salt Lake City, UT
Delta Center
11-24 Denver, CO
Pepsi Center
11-27 Phoenix, AZ
Glendale Arena
11-29 Dallas, TX
American Airlines Arena
12-01 Houston, TX
Toyota Center
01-10 Montreal, QC
Bell Centre
01-23 Chicago, IL
United teCenr


June 10-11, 2008
Jazz Standard
New York
with Lisa Fischer & Jasia Ries-vocals
John Patitucci-bass
Jeff Tain Watts-drums
Adam Rogers-guitar
Gregoire Maret-harmonica


Rolling Stones Project Band
European Tour

July 17, 2008
Bimhuis in Amsterdam

July 18, 2008
Malta Jazz Festival

July 20, 2008
iorr festival
Bernard Fowler-vocals
Darryl Jones-bass
Michael Davis-trombone
Frederick Favarell-guitar
Marc Miralta-drums

This summer I am doing concertEurope, Rolling Stones Project Band.
July 17th at the Bimhuis in Amsterdam, July 18th at the Malta Jazz Festival and the 20th in Slovenia as part of the iorr festival.
Bernard Fowler-vocals, Darryl Jones-bass, Michael Davis-trombone, Frederick Favarell-guitar, Marc Miralta-drums.



June 19, 2007
Barcelona, Spain
La Casa Del Drac

2 sets
Address: C/Vallmajor 33 (Plaza Adria') 0034 933 191 789

June 26, 2007
Lisbon, Portugal
Cinema S. Jorge Concert Hall

featuring Fado singer Ana Moura
1 set only at 10pm (22:00)

June 27, 2007
Madrid, Spain
La Sala

Address: Avenida Nuestra Senora de Fatima. 0034 42 28047
featuring flamenco dancer Sara Baras

July 18, 2007
Budapest, Hungary
Jazz Garden
Tim Ries with the Olah
Kalman trio

July 19, 2007
Budapest, Hungary
Nyitott Muhely
Tim Ries with the Olah
Kalman trio

July 31, 2007

August 2, 2007
Gothenburg, Sweden
Nefertiti Jazz Club
(Please visit their web site)

August 17, 2007
Dublin, Ireland
JJ Smith's

August 20, 2007
London, England
The Vortex
2 sets

August 22, 2007
London, England
Mean Fiddler

Past dates:


March 16-17, 2007
Berlin, Germany

March 17, 2007
Burghausen Jazz Festival Burghausen, Germany

March 21, 2007
Berks Jazz Festival
Redding, PA

April 13-14
Manchester Craftmans Guild
Pittsburgh, PA
Bernard Fowler-vocals
Michael Davis-trombone
Ben Monder-guitar
Clarence Penn-drums
Thomas Bramerie-bass



May 12-15, 2005
The Jazz Standard
The Rolling Stones Project band

June 22-26, 2005
Toronto Jazz Festival
The Rolling Stones Project band

July 3-8, 2005
Japan tour
The Rolling Stones Project band

August 9, 2005
Tim Ries: The Rolling Stones Project recording release date

September 9, 2005 The Regatta Bar

November 7, 2005
Los Angeles, CA
with Larry Goldings, Bernard Fowler, Michael Davis, Adam Levy, Robert Hurst and Earl Harvin

November 14, 2005 Yoshi's
Oakland, CA
with Larry Goldings, Bernard Fowler, Michael Davis, Adam Levy, and Adam Nussbaum

November 23, 2005
Dazzle Jazz Club
Denver, CO

January 19, 2006
The Jazz Standard
New York, NY

January 24, 2006
Chicago, IL
with special guest Darryl Jones, Bernard Fowler and Michael Davis from the Rolling Stones.

January 26, 2006
St. Louis, MO
with Larry Goldings, Bernard Fowler, Michael Davis, and guitarist Jay Azzolina.

March 7, 2006
Los Angeles, CA
with Bernard Fowler, Michael Davis, Darryl Jones, Adam Levy, Jeff Babko and Earl Harvin