ED ALSTROM , Itinerant Musician
edalstrom.com and acidcabaret.com

   
   

 

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NEWS (see the EVENTS tab for more details)




Ed and Kevin Kiley bring you soul music on WFDU-FM!
EVERY MONDAY from 1pm ~ 4pm
www.wfdu.fm on the internet (streaming or archived)
89.1 on your FM dial in NY/NJ.


AND NOW, immediately following GOT SOUL?...

"THE MIGHTY ORGAN" on WFDU-FM!

MONDAYS 4p~5p online only at www.wfdu.fm

(also now found on iHeart Radio)

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Saturday, March 12, starting at 5:30pm
Ed plays the Mighty WONDER MORTON ORGAN at Loews Jersey City!
Organ music prior to the movies at 5:30p and 8p ('Stand By Me' & 'To Kill A Mockingbird')
at The Landmark Loew's Jersey Theater
54 Journal Square Plaza, Jersey City, New Jersey 07306

http://www.loewsjersey.org

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Tuesday, March 15 - 8p ~ 11p
Ed with the original ACID CABARET
EA (piano/vcls), Jeff Ganz (bass), Don Guinta (drums)
Ricalton's Village Tavern
South Orange, New Jersey

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Monday, April 4 - 10a to noon
Ed plays Hammond Organ on MLB CENTRAL!


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Wedne
sday, April 27, 6:30~9:30pm
Ed solo pno/vcl at VINTAGE ITALIAN
Roselle Park, NJ 07204

www.vintageitalianrestaurant.net
RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED!

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THE HARMONIOUS FIVE DEBUT CD:
"Wanna Hear You Say Yeah!"



"VINTAGE R&B" - see the EVENTS TAB for more details.
AVAILABLE at CDBABY.COM, AMAZON.COM, or iTUNES - NOW!!!

Ed Alstrom (guitar), Dave Keyes (piano), Mark Berger (bass), Frank Pagano (drums) -
all singing, all the time!

www.harmoniousfive.com for more info on the band!

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ED'S ORGAN CD IS AVAILABLE TOO!!!


Available for purchase at:
http://cdbaby.com/cd/EdAlstrom1 - packaged CD
http://www.digstation.com/EdAlstrom - download of individual tracks or the whole album


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- Ed did some gigs with BUSTER POINDEXTER the past few months, including the CAFE CARLYLE in NYC.

- Ed provided incidental music for the off-Broadway production of 'Too Much Sun', featuring Linda Lavin.

- Ed provides organ music for the recent hit movie "42" (the Jackie Robinson story). He was called on to replicate the organ sounds of Gladys Gooding, who played organ at Ebbets Field in the 1940s. Listen for Ed during the scenes when Jackie first joins the Dodgers, and look for his name in the end music credits!

- Ed in in his fourth year as Organist/Music Director at THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH IN WESTFIELD, Westfield, NJ! He is directing a big program including multiple vocal, children's, and handbell choirs. Visit us and hear the sounds at www.westfieldpc.org.

- Ed's work with his fine choir at his former church, CHURCH OF THE REDEEMER in Morristown, NJ, can still be viewed at www.youtube.com/redeemermorristown

- Ed is in his sixth year as Accompanist (pno/org/gtr) and Choir Director at TEMPLE NER TAMID in Bloomfield, NJ. He will accompany services on most Friday nights and Saturday mornings. See http://www.nertamid.org for more details.

- Ed played organ on harmonica great Rob Paparozzi's GRAMMY-NOMINATED
new CD, "Etruscan Soul" (go to http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/robpaparozzi for more details).

- YANKEE BASEBALL!
Ed will start his 13th season as Weekend Organist at Yankee Stadium
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Click here to hear the legendary Bob Sheppard introduce Ed's traditional
7th inning rendition.
This version is on the old Hammond at Yankee Stadium from 2004

- And now BOULDERS BASEBALL too!!!
Ed was asked to provide organ at many games for the ROCKLAND BOULDERS. The Boulders play at the
beautiful new Provident Bank Park in Pomona, NY. They are members of the independent CAN-AM League
(NJ Jackals are also in this league). The park is gorgeous, the team is good, and the games are fun-fun-fun!
The games Ed can't do are ably covered by Maxine.

Stop by the Boulders site and check things out! Most games are broadcast live on the site.
www.rocklandboulders.com






There are many clips of Ed playing live in various contexts on YOUTUBE!
Go to www.youtube.com, and search "ed alstrom", and you'll find 'em!

revised 3/11/16