VIDEO: Playing Bass and Saxophone on “Days, Months, Years” Album

October 12th, 2016|

Mark explains how he planned playing bass and saxophone on Days, Months, Years.  The video includes an example of how switching from one instrument to another worked in the middle of a song.

Bass/Saxophone MZB Record Coming Early 2017

June 27th, 2016|

It is with great pleasure that I want to let the world know that a new Mark Zaleski Band record will be released in early 2017. The album will feature many of the songs [...]

Young Kids Should Be Starting Bands

July 14th, 2014|

A few weeks ago I had the fortunate opportunity to serve on the faculty at New England Conservatory of Music's "Jazz Lab," a one-week intensive jazz program for mostly high school [...]

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They Told Each Other Sweet Lies and Danced

The Moon

Mark and Glenn Zaleski

Date City Venue
11/04 Jamaica Plain, Ma St. John’s Episcopal Church
Time: 8:15pm. Admission: $10/$5 for students/seinors. Address: Revere St. and Roanoke Ave.. Glenn and I are very excited to call JP Concerts our Boston home. The sound is beautiful at St. John’s Episcopal Church. We really couldn’t ask for a better sonic venue for our improvisational chamber music than this. We only play in Boston once a year, so we hope we can see you in JP! Buy Tickets Band Website

Other Mark Zaleski appearances

Date City Venue
11/10 Cambridge, MA Regattabar
Time: 7:30pm. Admission: $20. Address: One Bennett St.. w/The Either/Orchestra featuring Teshome Mitiku! It’s an honor to be part of Boston’s mighty Either/Orchestra. Our fearless leader, Russ Gershon, is a extremely influenced by Ethiopian music. One of the highlights of my time with E/O is our time working with some of the pioneers of the genre; Mahmoud Ahmed, Mulatu Astatke, and this concerts special guest Teshome Mitiku. Teshome and I got along extremely well from our first meeting. He is an INCREDIBLE presence on stage with a gorgeous voice, and a spirit as lovely as anyone I’ve ever worked with. This concert will be very special, please don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear music like this in Boston! Buy Tickets Band Website
11/12 Lowell, MA The Back Page
Time: 9:00pm. Admission: no cover!. Address: 15 Kearney Square. w/Chris Hersch and the Moonraiders! I play saxophone in this wonderful project of brilliant guitarist, Chris Hersch. He’s developing his own genre, honky-tonk trucker jazz! You’ll hear Bob Wills, Chuck Berry, Tom Waits, Commander Cody, and some originals all in one show at a great venue in Lowell. Band Website