One of a Kind EPK released!

Hey everyone - I have been hard at work since I recorded my debut album back in January, and I'm excited to finally show everyone the first peak at One of a Kind!

The link is below, as well as on the "Videos" page of my website - This EPK...

Autumn in New York - Fall 2016

It's no secret my favorite time of year is "Pumpkin Spice Latte" season - I've been busy with my band, preparing for my first album recording in January 2017, and we've been working up a storm! We've got some club dates in and around NYC to fill out the year,...

New Gigs & New www.bennybenackjazz.com Digs!

Happy Springtime to all of you! As the calendar rolls into May, there's a lot of exciting developments happening for me in 2016. If you're just browsing and haven't been added to my Newsletter/mailing list, you can find my newest update at the link below: http://eepurl.com/bZ7WmH.

I've given the...

Happy Holidays from Benny Benack III

Home in Pittsburgh for a few days to relax and catch up with my family, I also had a moment to catch up with all of you! 2014 was a great year, and 2015 promises to be a memorable one as well...Check out the Itinerary with upcoming performances, as...

Happy New Year! - New Year Newsletter

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Above is the link to the latest newsletter sent off! Highlights include the upcoming week at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola w/my band, as well as info on some albums I'm featured on, and a tour coming up! Click above, and subscribe to keep up-to-date - happy 2014!

Benny...

Happy Holidays!

I'm feeling especially festive everyone, having come off of consecutive days of "Holiday Gigs" where you play nothing but seasonal specialties such as "Winter Wonderland" or "Frosty the Snowman". I hope you're all equally stoked for the holiday season as I am! There's lots to be thankful for in my...

Fall Update - Vocalist Competition!

Hey everyone, hope things are well for you all as we reach the peak of Autumn in New York (yes I just quoted a tune cornily). Things are in full swing for me, performing actively around NYC, starting to lecture for Jazz @ Lincoln Center as a bandleader for their...

Major Updates to Website

Hey everyone - Sorry it's taken me so long to get around to it, but life has been busier than ever since graduating from the Manhattan School of Music in May. I've moved into a new apartment in the Upper West Side w/my partner-in-crime, bassist and good friend Raviv Markovitz....

News for September 2012

Welcome to the latest edition of my monthly news updates! I apologize for the delay to those of you who've come to expect, strike that, those who're absolutely YEARNING for my updates each month (ha, right). As school kicks into gear I find myself balancing more work than ever and...

News for August 2012

Greetings from NYC friends and family! I'm officially back in NY for my senior year at the Manhattan School of Music. August brought an exciting summer to a close, and I'm now looking ahead to a busy September and a brand new school year!

The month started with the official...

News for July 2012

Hello friends, happy August! I'm finally able to sit down and write a summary of July...It's been a hectic start to the new month and I'm glad to be able to get everyone up to speed while I have a moment.

July began with my return from Amsterdam and...

News for May 2012 - Summertime!

Hey everyone, here's wishing you a pleasant start to the summer - I just finished up my junior year at the Manhattan School of Music this weekend so my summer's officially begun! I'm a week or two behind on my "May News" update because things were crazy hectic as the...

News for April 2012

Hello everyone, hope your spring is coming along as nicely as mine! As the weather warms up, things have seemed to get busier and busier! I'm pretty much pedal to the metal for the next month and a half getting to the end of the school year in May -...

- Bonus News -

Greetings everyone! I know you might be asking yourself, "Why am I receiving an e-mail from Benny Benack III, it's neither the end nor beginning of a month...?"

Well, it turns out I've been very busy while home in Pittsburgh on spring break these past couple weeks, and I...

News for February 2012

Hello everyone! 2012 has been as busy a year for me as ever, and February picked up where January left off.

Earlier in the month, I made my first gig with the Michael Dease Big Band at the Garage in NYC. Mike is a virtuoso trombone player, and has rapidly...

News for January 2012

Happy New Year everyone! I hope you and yours had a wonderful holiday season and are looking forward to 2012 as much as I am. I've had a reinvigorating Winter Break from school while back in Pittsburgh and am eagerly anticipating an exciting 2012.

From January 7th-15th I'll be in...

News for November/December 2011

Greetings friends and family, hope the holiday season is treating you well! As the new year approaches, I decided to give you a summary of the conclusion to my 2011.

November was an incredible month, as I celebrated my 21st birthday (Nov. 23) and continued to be very busy musically!...

News for October 2011

Hello everyone, thanks again for following things here at www.bennybenackjazz.com! October was another crazy month filled with school, gigs, and lots of music! I started the month back in Pittsburgh performing at my alma mater, Upper St. Clair High School, along w/fellow alumnus Chelsea Baratz. Chelsea and I...

News for September 2011

Hey everyone, thanks again for checking in on www.bennybenackjazz.com and staying up to date with things! September was an incredibly busy month as I returned to NYC for my junior year at the Manhattan School of Music. Upon arriving in town, I was immediately back to work.

Apart...

News for August 2011

Hello friends, thanks again for checking out www.bennybenackjazz.com! August was a great month for me and a nice close to the summer as I prepare to go back to NYC for school at the end of the month.

I'm very excited to announce my new flugelhorn endorsement with...

News for July 2011

Hello everyone, thanks again for checking in on www.bennybenackjazz.com! July has been an incredibly busy, productive month and I'm looking forward to the rest of summer before returning to MSM in the fall.

The beginning of the month marked the conclusion of the COLONY CD Release tour culminating...

News for June 2011 & Mailing List Opportunity!

Hello everyone, thanks for visiting my website! I've had a busy month of June since I got www.bennybenackjazz.com up and running at the beginning of the month. I've been gigging quite a bit in Pittsburgh, as well as traveling a good bit for some performances. I just returned...

Welcome to www.bennybenackjazz.com!

Hello everyone and welcome! It's been a long time coming for me to finally get my website together but I'm happy with the result and hope you enjoy it! I'll be updating the website with fresh videos, photos & sound clips, an up-to-date itinerary of my gigs, and checking the...