Performances

2018

 

December 7

Mark Tonelli Trio

Rhythm Kitchen

Peoria, IL

7pm

 

November 21

w/ Boulevard Big Band

Westport Coffeehouse

KC, MO

7pm

November 13

Presenting on teaching entrepreneurship

National Association For Music Education (NAfME)

National conference

Dallas, TX

 

October 29

Mark Tonelli Trio

Private party

Decatur

 

October 6

Faculty Jazz Ensemble

Lock Stock & Barrel

Decatur

4pm

 

October 5

Mark Tonelli Trio

Oakwood Block Party

Decatur

6pm

 

September 15

w/ Arthur White and MERGE

Blue Room

8:30pm

Kansas City, MO

August 31

Mark Tonelli Trio

Rhythm Kitchen

7pm

Peoria, IL

August 4

w/ Arthur White and MERGE

Blue Room

8:30pm

Kansas City, MO

 

August 2

Solo guitar

Dennis Lab Garden

4:30pm

Decatur

July 14

w/ Arthur White Quartet

Eddie V's

Kansas City, MO

 

July 13

Mark Tonelli Trio

Donnie's

7pm

Decatur, IL

 

June 28

w/ Joe Herrera

Gaslight Tavern

7:30pm

Washington, DC

 

June 19

w/ Greg Sundel Trio

Renaissance Hotel

8pm

West Harrrison, NY

 

June 8

Mark Tonelli Trio

Rhythm Kitchen

7-10pm

Peoria, IL

 

June 1

Mark Tonelli Quartet

Festa Italiana

6pm

Kansas City, MO

 

May 26

w/ Arthur White and MERGE

Blue Room

8:30pm

Kansas City, MO

April 28

w/ Arthur White and MERGE

Blue Room

8:30pm

Kansas City, MO

 

April 13-14

Guest artist

Illinois State University Jazz Festival

Normal, IL

 

March 30

Mark Tonelli Trio

Donnie's

9pm

Decatur, IL

 

March 8

w/ Arthur White and MERGE

North American Saxophone Alliance conference

3:00pm

Cincinnati, OH

 

February 16

w/ Arthur White and MERGE

Blue Room

8:30pm

Kansas, City, MO

Tour of Missouri:

-Feb 8, Mark Tonelli Quartet , Westport Coffeehouse

2 sets - 7pm and 8:30pm

Kansas City

-Feb 7, w/ Arthur  White and MERGE

Missouri Valley College, clinic and performance

Marshall

-Feb 6, Jeff Bassinson Band, The Mission, 7:30pm

Jefferson City

 

Jan 26

Illinois Music Education conference

Presenting clinic on the electric guitar ensemble

11am

Peoria, IL

 

Jan 4

Jazz Education Network national conference

Presenting improvisation clinic

12pm

Dallas, TX

2017


December 31

Mark Tonelli Trio

Private Party

Monticello, IL

 

December 30

Mark Tonelli Trio

Lock, Stock, & Barrel

6pm

December 15

w/ Arthur White and MERGE

Blue Room

Kansas City, MO

8pm

Decatur, IL

 

November 22

w/ Brady Gregory Sextet

Westport Coffeehouse

7pm

Kansas City, MO

 

November 11

Mark Tonelli Trio

Lock, Stock, & barrel

6pm

Decatur, IL

 

October 21

Millikin University Faculty Recital Series: The Italian Influence

Mark Tonelli & Friends

Kirkland Fine Arts Center

7:30pm

 

October 20

Mark Tonelli Quartet

w/ special guest Arthur White

Donnie's

9pm

Decatur, IL

 

October 3

Mark Tonelli Trio

Iron Post

8pm

Urbana, IL

 

September 30

Faculty Jazz Ensemble

Lock, Stock, & Barrel

6pm

Decatur, IL

 

September 9

w/ Arthur White's MERGE

Capitol Jazz Festival

2pm

Jefferson City, MO

September 2

Mark Tonelli Trio

Donnie's

7pm

Decatur, IL

 

August 17

w/Tom Markos &  Inner Light

Peoria Riverfront  Jazz & Art Festival

7-9pm

Peoria, IL

 

July 31-August 20

Mamma Mia (pit orchestra)

Little Theater

Sullivan, IL

 

July 29

w/ Arthur White & MERGE

Blue Room

8:30-12:30pm

Kansas City , MO

July 8

Mark Tonelli Trio

Donnie's (on the patio)

7-10pm

Decatur, IL

 

June 24

Mark Tonelli Trio

Oakwood Block Party

5:45pm

Decatur, IL

 

June 16

w/ Kristen Nelson Band

Family Fest

Forsyth, IL

 

June 5

Private Party

Decatur, IL

 

June 3

Mark Tonelli Trio

Donnie's

7pm

Decatur, IL

 

May 20

Mark Tonelli Trio

Donnie's

7pm

Decatur, IL

May 12

Private Party

Decatur, IL

 

May 5-7

Heathers: The Musical (pit orchestra)

Albert Taylor Theater

7:30pm

Decatur, IL

April 16

Mark Tonelli Trio

The Iron Post

7pm

Urbana, IL

 

February 24-25

presenting at the  

Self-Employment in the Arts National Conference

Lisle, IL

January 28

Faculty Jazz Group

LS&B

3:30pm

Decatur, IL

2016

November 23

w/ Brad Gregory Sextet

Westport Coffeehouse

7-9pm

Kansas City, MO

 

November 15

guest artist w/ Millikin University Jazz Band I & II

Westminster Presbyterian Church

7:30pm

Decatur, IL

November 11-14

Nice Work If You Can Get It (pit orchestra)

Kirkland Fine Arts Center

7:30 pm

Decatur, IL

November 5

w/ Kristen Nelson Band

Donnie's

11:30pm

Decatur, IL

 

October 22

Presenter, career development workshop

American Jazz Museum

Kansas City, MO

October 14

Panel moderator, music entrepreneurship education

Society for Arts Entreprenerushiup  Education (SAEE)

National Conference

2pm

Perkinson Music Center

Decatur, IL

 

October 1

Millikin University Faculty Jazz Ensemble

Lock Stock & Barrel

7pm

Decatur, IL

 

September 10

Children's Museum of Illinois

Private event

5:30pm

Decatur, IL

August 26

Judge, Songwriters @ the Civic

Decatur Civic Center

7:30pm

Decatur, IL

June 12

Big River (pit orchestra)

Musical Theater Heritage

Crown Center 

2:00pm

Kansas City, MO

 

May 21

Mark Tonelli Trio

Private Party

6:30pm

Kansas City, MO

 

April 27

w/ Broadway Jazz Orchestra

Art Factory

Overland Park, KS

7:00-9:30-pm

 

April 13

w/ Broadway Jazz Orchestra

Art Factory

Overland Park, KS

7:00-9:30-pm

 

March 21

Mark Tonelli Trio

Green Lady Lounge

Kansas City, MO

8-11pm

 

March 16

w/ Broadway Jazz Orchestra

Prohibition Hall

7:00-9:30-pm

 

March 9-10

Career development lecture &

guest artist w/ jazz ensemble

Centralia College

Centralia, WA 

 

March 2

w/ Broadway Jazz Orchestra

Prohibition Hall

7:00-9:30-pm 

 

February 26

Adjudicator

Northwest Missouri State University Jazz Festival

Maryville, MO

 

February 17

w/ Broadway Jazz Orchestra

Prohibition Hall

7:00-9:30-pm 

 

February 10

w/ Broadway Jazz Orchestra

Prohibition Hall

7-10pm

 

February 1

Mutual Musicians Foundation

private event

KC, MO

1am

 

January 27

w/ Kelley Gant

Prohibition Hall

9:30pm-12:00am

 

January 6

w/ Broadway Jazz Orchestra

Prohibition Hall

Kansas City, MO

7-10pm

 

January 3

w/ Emmett Lee

The Bristol

Leawood, KS

5-8pm

 

2015

 

December 19

w/ Greg Clinkingbeard

Rieger Hotel

Private Event

6:30pm

KC, MO

 

December 11

w/ Ron Carlson Quartet

The Art Factory

8pm

Overland Park, KS

 

November 19

Mark Tonelli Duo

The American

6-9pm

KC, MO

 

November 7

Private Party

7pm

Kansas City, MO

 

October 22

Mark Tonelli Duo

The American

6-9pm

KC, MO

 

October 17

w/ Tyler Duncan

The American

6-9pm

Kansas City, MO

 

October 2

w/ Doug Perkins

OP Convention Center

8am

Overland Park, KS

 

July 20

w/ Andy Polay

House band for jazz jam session

The Winery at St. George

Mohegan Lake, NY

7-10pm

 

July 19

w/ Andy Polay

Pound Ridge Town Park

7pm

Pound Ridge, NY

 

July 14

w/ Greg Sundel

Renaissance Hotel

West Harrison, NY

5:30pm

 

July 13

w/ Andy Polay

House band for jazz jam session

The Winery at St. George

Mohegan Lake, NY

7-10pm 

 

July 6

w/ Andy Polay

House band for jazz jam session

The Winery at St. George

Mohegan Lake, NY

7-10pm

 

June 29

w/ Andy Polay

House band for jazz jam session

The Winery at St. George

7pm-10pm

Mohegan Lake, NY

 

June 22

w/ Tom do Brasil

Mohonk Mountain House

7pm

New Paltz, NY

 

June 11

w/ Greg Sundel Trio

Renaissance Hotel

5:30pm

West Harrison, NY

 

June 9, 12

13 The Musical (pit orchestra)

Sugarloaf Performing Arts Center

Chester, NY

 

May 16-17

Jesus Christ Superstar (pit orchestra)

County Players

Wappingers Falls, NY

 

May 6

w/ Greg Sundel Trio

Renaissance Hotel

6-9pm

West Harrison, NY

 

April 30

w/ Jazz Knights Combo

Firstie Club

8-11pm

West Point, NY

 

April 6

Cadet Jazz Forum Club Performance

Night Of The Arts

Haig Room, Jefferson Library

West Point, NY

 

March 29-April 4

Tour of U.S. Southeast

w/ Jazz Knights

 

March 21-22

Presenting at College Music Society

Northeast Regional Conference

Boston University

Boston, MA

 

January 22-25

RENT (pit orchestra)

Cuneen-Hackett Arts Center

Poughkeepsie, NY

 

January 7-10

Presenting research 

Jazz Education Network National Conference

San Diego, CA

 

 

2014

 

December 31

Thyme

w/ Andy Polay

Yorktown Heights, NY

7:30-10:30pm

 

December 6

w/ Jazz Knights

WAMC "The Linda" radio broadcast

Albany, NY

7pm

 

November 17

Lecture to West Point Jazz Forum Club

"What's on my Jazz Playlist?"

Faulkner Library

West Point, NY

7:30pm

 

Nov 14-16

The Marvelous Wonderettes (pit orchestra)

County Players

Wappingers Falls, NY

 

November 11

w/ Benny Havens Band

Veterans Day Parade 

NYC

10am

 

November 4

w/ Andy Polay

Elements

White Plains, NY

6:30-9:30pm

 

November 3

Private party

Mahopac, NY

5pm

 

Oct 23-26

RENT (pit orchestra)

Sugarloaf Performing Arts Center

Sugarloaf, NY

 

Oct 19

w/ Steve Salerno Quartet

Festival of St. Gerard

St. Lucy's Church

12pm

Newark, NJ

 

Oct 16

w/ Jazz Knights

Concordia College

7pm

Bronxville, NY

 

Oct 9

w/ Andy Polay

Thyme

Yorktown, NY

7pm

 

September 19

w/Benny Havens Band

Opening for Jay Leno

Eisenhower Hall Theatre

8pm

West Point, NY

 

August 17-20

w/ Jazz Knights

Tour of New England: Vermont, Maine, and Massachussetts

 

August 13

w/ Jazz Knights and vibraphonist Stefon Harris

Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center

7pm

Weehawken, NJ

 

August 12

Mark Tonelli Trio

Everett Cafe, Columbia University

5-6pm

NYC

 

August 2

w/ Precision Band

Private Party

Garrison, NY

 

July 17

Mark Tonelli Trio

Zulu Lounge @ The Thayer Hotel

West Point, NY

 

April 11

Hunter College

Masterclass w/ Hunter College jazz guitarists

NYC

 

April 3

w/ Jazz Knights

South Orange Performing Arts Center

South Orange, NJ

 

March 29, April 5, April 13

Grease (pit orchestra)

Just Off Broadway Theater

Newburgh, NY

 

March 21-23

Sound of Music (pit orchestra)

Goshen, NY

 

March 8 

Bye Bye Birdie (pit orchestra)

Washingtonville, NY

 

February 28-March 2

9 to 5 (pit orchestra))

Demarest, NJ

 

January 10

Private party

West Point, NY

2020

June 5

Mark Tonelli Trio

Rhythm Kitchen

Peoria, IL

7pm

May 5

"What Is Jazz?"

Decatur Arts Council

Kirkland Auditorium

Decatur, IL

12pm

 

May 1

Mark Tonelli Trio

Rhythm Kitchen

Peoria, IL

7pm

March 6

Mark Tonelli Trio

Rhythm Kitchen

Peoria, IL

7pm

 

February 21

Jazz masterclass

University of Wisconsin

Madison, WI

12pm

February 13

The Dark Room

Mark Tonelli Group

St. Louis, MO

9:30pm

February 12

w/ Bob Deboo Trio

Kranzberg Arts Center

St. Louis, MO

7pm

 

February 1

Illinois Music Educators State Conference

"Transforming Your Rock Guitarist Into A Jazzer"

Peoria, IL

8:30am

February 1

Mark Tonelli Trio

Rhythm Kitchen

Peoria, IL

7pm

January 31

w/ IMEC All Star Big Band

Pere Marquette Hotel

Peoria, IL

10:30pm-12:00am

2019

December 28

w/ MERGE

424 Lounge

Leavenworth, KS

7pm

 

December 27

w/ MERGE

The Blue Room

Kansas City, MO

8pm

 

December 21

Mark Tonelli Trio

Rhythm Kitchen

Peoria, IL

7pm

November 27

w/ Brad Gregory Sextet

Westport Coffeehouse

Kansas City, MO

7pm

 

November 23

Mark Tonelli Trio

Rhythm Kitchen

Peoria, IL

7pm

 

November 9

Millikin University Faculty Jazz Ensemble

Lock Stock & Barrel

Decatur, IL

4pm

 

November 7

Guitar clinic, Western Illinois University

Performance at Jackson Street Pub

Macomb, IL

7pm

 

October 29

w/ Chris Hartley

Houlihan's

Champaign, IL

5:30pm

 

October 17-19

California Polytechnic University residency

San Luis Obispo, CA

 

October 4

Decatur Area Music Teachers Association

"Entrepreneurship For Musicians"

Decatur, IL

 

September 23-27

North Carolina tour and residencies

 -September 23 - Western Carolina University, Cullowhee

 -September 25 -  University of North Carolina- Greensboro

-September 26-27 - University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

-September 27, Mark Tonelli Quartet @ Sharp Nine Gallery, Durham

September 21

Rhythm Kitchen

Mark Tonelli Trio

Peoria, IL

7pm

September 18

Interfaith Music Series, Western Illinois University 

Wesley Methodist Church

Macomb, IL

 

September 6

Robbie's

Mark Tonelli Quartet

Springfield, IL

5:30pm

 

August 17

Rhythm Kitchen

Mark Tonelli Trio

Peoria, IL

7pm

August 9

Johnnie's Jazz Bar &  Grill

Mark Tonelli Trio

Liberty, MO

6:30pm

 

July 26

w/ Brad Williams Trio

Peculiar Winery

Peculiar, MO

7pm

 

July 21

Central Illinois Jazz Society Concert Series

Mark Tonelli Group

Peoria, IL

7:15pm

 

June 28

Rhythm Kitchen

Mark Tonelli Trio

Peoria, IL

7pm

June 13

The Dark Room

Mark Tonelli Group

St. Louis, MO

7:30pm

 

June 1

Italian Festival

Mark Tonelli Quartet

Kansas City, Missouri

5:30pm

 

May 31

The Twelve Bar & Lounge

w/ Todd Kelly

Peoria, IL

7:30pm

 

May 24

w/ Lexi Walker

Devon Lakeshore Amphitheater

Decatur

6:30pm

 

May 24

Rhythm Kitchen

Mark Tonelli Trio

Peoria, IL

8:30pm

 

May 22

Kranzberg Arts Center

w/ Bob DeBoo

St. Louis, MO

7pm

 

May 19

Sound Bites tv show

w/ Todd Kelly trio

Peoria, IL

 

May 4

424 Lounge

w/ MERGE

Leavenworth, KS

7pm

 

April 30

Donnie's

w/ Ron James

Decatur

7:30pm

 

April 27

Rhythm Kitchen

Mark Tonelli Trio

Rhythm Kitchen

Peoria, IL

7pm

April 12

Blue Room

w/ MERGE

8:30pm

Kansas City, MO

 

March 30

Lock Stock & Barrel

Millikin Faculty Jazz Ensemble

Decatur, IL

4pm

 

March 26

Donnie's

w/ Ron James

Decatur, IL

7:30

 

March 13

Door 4

Mark Tonelli Trio

Decatur, Il

8pm

 

January 2

Kranzberg Arts Center

w/ Bob Deboo Trio

St. Louis, MO

7-9pm