Realtively conventional promo shot for the 'Acid Cabaret' days.

AT YANKEE STADIUM, 2004. LEFT: Yankee Stadium PA announcer (and Ed's next-door neighbor in the press box) BOB SHEPPARD, with Ed's daughters Nina ( L) and Sophie (R).


Ed on the big scoreboard during a pre-game spot.




Ed with Jane Monheit & Peter Cincotti at the Backstage Bistro Awards, 2003. Ed won a award for Best Singer/Songwriter/Composer, and capped off a pretty good year with an ASCAP Songwriters Award later on.




Ed works out on the Hammond B3 at Cecil's Jazz Club, West Orange, NJ.



Ed and Max on the field at Yankee Stadium, 2005


Ed's Junior High School Yearbook photo (Benjamin Franklin Jr. H.S., Ridgewood, NJ)

Nina, Maxine, Ed, and Sophie Alstrom, on stage at Lincoln center
after Darlene Love Christmas Show, 2006

Ed (on bass) with longtime associate Jimmy Vivino of the 'Conan O'Brien' show,
playin' da blues at Dinosaur BBQ, NY, 2006

Ed & Jimmy V. with Frank Pagano on drums, Dinsaur BBQ, 2006

Speaks for itself!

In 'corporate' mode.

At Yankees Fantasy Camp, Tampa, FL, January 2008, with former Yankee greats:
(L to R) Chris Chambliss, Mickey Rivers, Ed, Soph, Oscar Gamble.

Ed with WFAN Yankees beat reporter Sweeney Murti

Ed performing at THE GRAPE, Tampa, FL

Sophie with former Yankees and Mets star Darryl Strawberry

At recording session for Rob Paparozzi CD "Etruscan Soul", 3/08:
(L to R) Ed, George Naha (gtr), John Korba (pno, but seated at organ here),
Bernard "Pretty" Purdie (drums), Bailey Gee (bass),
Rob Paparozzi (harmonica.vocals)

Backstage at Lincoln Center between shows with JOHN LLOYD YOUNG, February 2008:
(L to R) Robert Morris (gtr), Maxine Alstrom (kybd), Dennis Diken (drums),
Ed Alstrom (pno/vcls/MD), JLY, Mark Berger (bass), Ula Hedwig (vcls),
Margaret Dorn, (vcls), Mark Waldrop (director)

Ed with Luba Mason & Ruben Blades, during Luba's gig at
Metropolitan Room, NYC, Nov.2007

Ed with John Lloyd Young, Metropolitan Room, Nov. 2007

Maxine, Ellie Greenwich, Ed, Paul Shaffer
BergenPAC, NJ, 2008

Freddy lets Ed bang the pan! Yankee Stadium , 2007

With the late, great Ellie Greenwich, 2007.
(This woman wrote just a few hit songs...)

With the late, great Odetta in Latvia, 2007

Yankees pitcher Phil Hughes with Soph and Ed, Jan. 2008

Ed with Donald Fagen (who commandeered Ed's Clavinet and Fender Rhodes, and moved Ed to B3), Lone Star Cafe, NYC, c. 1984

Ed plays organ at the Yankees Homecoming Dinner, Hilton, Hotel, Manhattan, NY, 4/12/10, at which he also performed with vocalist Frank Pizarro and guitarist (and former Yankee great) Bernie Williams.

Ed with the Yankees 2009 World Series Trophy, April, 2010

Maxine with one of the world's greatest organists and human beings, Dr. Lonnie Smith, NAMM Show, Anaheim, CA, January 2008

Ed at the Library of Congress 'Baseball Americana Symposium' with Hall Of Famer Ernie Banks, and Thea Austen and David Taylor from the Library of Congress, October, 2009. At the end of the event, Ernie wanted to sing "Thanks For The Memory", and pulled out a lyric sheet (fortunately, Ed knew the tune...).


Updated 11/11