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Ed hosts two radio programs on WFDU-FM 89.1 EVERY MONDAY from 1pm ~ 5pm
www.wfdu.fm on the internet (streaming
or archived) -
89.1 on your FM dial in NY/NJ.
RADIO's GOT SOUL" airs every Monday afternoon from 1:00 ~ 4:00pm
on the internet, 1:00~3:45pm on terrestrial radio.
immediately following that:
MIGHTY ORGAN" from 4p~5p
- online only at www.wfdu.fm
All show archived for two weeks after they air - listen
at your leisure at www.wfdu.fm
details on the EVENTS page
Friday, June 24, 8:00pm~12:00am
Ed is part of the BOB DYLAN TRIBUTE
HAT CITY KITCHEN, West
July 20 - 8:30p~Midnight
Ed in a duo with ROB PAPAROZZI
BARNACLE BILL'S, Rumson, NJ
July 30, Solo set @ 7pm
Ed helps "RAISE THE ROOF!"
BOONTON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, Boonton, NJ
July 31, 6~9pm
Sunday, August 7, 6~9pm
Ed solo at TRUMPETS JAZZ CLUB, Montclair,
August 5, 6:30~9:30pm
Ed solo pno/vcl at VINTAGE ITALIAN, Roselle Park, NJ 07204
THE HARMONIOUS FIVE DEBUT CD:
"Wanna Hear You Say Yeah!"
"VINTAGE R&B" - see the
EVENTS TAB for more details.
AVAILABLE at CDBABY.COM,
Ed Alstrom (guitar), Dave Keyes (piano), Mark Berger (bass), Frank
Pagano (drums) -
all singing, all the time!
more info on the band!
ED'S ORGAN CD IS AVAILABLE TOO!!!
for purchase at:
- packaged CD
- download of individual tracks or the whole album
- 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 is currently serving as Organist/Music Director at CALDWELL UNITED
METHODIST CHURCH in Caldwell, NJ. Visit at caldwellchurch.org/
- Ed spent 3-1/2 years as Organist/Music
Director at THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH IN WESTFIELD, Westfield, NJ. He was
directing a large program including multiple vocal, children's, and handbell
choirs. Hear their work at 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).
Ed is in his 13th season as Weekend Organist at Yankee Stadium.
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 Palisades Credit Union 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.
by the Boulders site and check things out! Most games are broadcast live
on the site.
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