Author Archives: Nathan

9.2.22: Nathan Clevenger Group @ TAC

I’m perhaps a bit rusty when it comes to promoting shows, but I do recall getting some positive feedback when I posted program notes in advance of previous gigs. Here, then, are some brief words on the pieces on the program for our show THIS FRIDAY NIGHT, at Oakland’s Temescal Arts Center (doors at 7 […]

Nathan Clevenger, Jordan Glenn & Cory Wright – Santa Cruz, CA – 04/09/22 – Indexical

Nathan Clevenger, Jordan Glenn & Cory Wright When Saturday2022412 20:00 – All Ages Where Indexical (map) Indexical at the Tannery Arts Center 1050 River St., #119 Santa Cruz, CA 95060

New Album Pre-Sale

‘i had a dream about amnesia’ presents two suites of new music, composed and recorded during the Covid-19 quarantine; you can find it here. ‘Five Memos from the New Millennium (for Lee Konitz)’ is a series of 5 pieces composed for soloists and duos to perform at home during lockdown. The suite is dedicated to […]

Watch Some New Music

For those who missed the live streamed premiere of Unsolitary II on May 5th, you can catch it on YouTube now. Set 1: Kim Nucci Set 2: Lewis Jordan & Karl Evangelista (16:15) Set 3: Nathan Clevenger Trio w Jordan Glenn & Cory Wright (37:10) Audio & video captured by the peerless Myles Boisen. The […]

Nathan Clevenger Trio @ Unsolitary 2 – 05/08/21 – Online Streaming

Nathan Clevenger Trio @ Unsolitary 2 When Saturday2021512 – All Ages Where Online Streaming (map) Other InfoTime and link TBA

Online Live Chat w Michelle Amador – 04/27/21 – Online Streaming

Online Live Chat w Michelle Amador When Tuesday2021412 17:00 – All Ages Where Online Streaming (map)

Gigs, More or Less, and a New Album!

A few pieces of news and my first real gig/gig-type events in some time, for your consideration: A week from today, on April 27th, I will be making an appearance on a weekly live streaming show hosted by the great singer/songwriter/pianist, Michelle Amador. Michelle is a fantastic host and her format is a loose chat […]

Hello, Strangers

I trust there is not much mystery regarding the silence here, but it seems like as good a time as any to offer a brief rundown of some recent projects as well as a glimpse of what’s coming up in early 2021. Since we’ve been sheltering in place, I’ve been writing as much music as I […]

Nathan Clevenger Group – Oakland, CA – 06/11/20 – Temescal Arts Center

Nathan Clevenger Group When Thursday2020612 19:00 – All Ages Where Temescal Arts Center (map) 511 48th St Oakland, CA 94609

5 June 2020

As you may know, today is another Bandcamp Day, which means all proceeds from music you purchase goes directly to artists, many of whom are passing them along to the causes they support. I’m directing proceeds to Campaign Zero ( and Communities for a Better Environment ( This includes sales of the newly released studio […]