Entries by Gar Roberts

A Statement About The Berks Jazz Festival

Pieces of a Dream would like to thank our loyal fans for your support going back over 40 years. Due to the COVID-19 virus situation, the organizers and artists involved in the Berks Jazz Fest have found it necessary to postpone this year’s 30th Annual Festival to 2021 for the interest of everyone’s health and […]

Pieces of a Dream Announces Collaboration with 12-year-old Prodigy Justin Schultz

Contemporary Jazz/R&B legends Pieces Of A Dream, Announce their mentorship and collaboration with 12-year old piano prodigy, Justin-Lee Schultz South African-born pianist Justin-Lee Schultz will perform and record with co-founders of Pieces Of A Dream, James Lloyd and Curtis Harmon, as they pass on lessons learned from the great Grover Washington Jr. The groundbreaking contemporary […]

Just Funkin’ Around Debuts at #2!

We are ecstatic to announce that Just Funkin’ Around has debuted at #2 on the Billboard Contemporary Jazz Albums chart! Pieces of a Dream, who are celebrating their 40th Anniversary this year, released the album on May 26, 2017. Thank you to all the fans who made this honor possible!

Reviews of Just Funkin’ Around Released

In the last few days, a couple of websites have had the opportunity to review Pieces’ new album Just Funkin’ Around. The Smooth Jazz Ride says that the new album “continues to push forward the imagination and character of the band.” Reviewer Ronald Jackson says that jazz fans should “Get some of this, and you […]