Nicholas Payton | Autumn 2011


November 28, 2011: Nicholas Payton's BITCHES is Jazz FM’s “Album of the Week”!

November 16, 2011: We're Lovin' Jazz FM right now. Nicholas Payton's BITCHES is “one to watch” on Gary King's 'The Jazz Glide Home' and the featured album on Chris Philips’ 'The Jazz Breakfast'

November 8, 2011: Street Date for Nicholas Payton's new CD, BITCHES. Digital downloads currently available on Amazon and iTunes.

Check out Jason Crane's new Podcast interview of Nicholas Payton: The Jazz Session #321,  and the Dayton City Paper's review of Bitches which describes Nicholas as 'a true artist'.


October 4, 2011, the digital release of Nicholas Payton's new album drops: BITCHES availble on Amazon and iTunes.

Also, this month, October 11 through the 15, the Nicholas Payton Quartet plays two shows every night at Birdland in New York City! After that, the Quintet hits Birdland Neuburg in Germany on the 21st, and headlines Bratislava Jazz Days @ the Incheba Exhibition Centre in Slovakia on the 22nd. Finally, Nicholas wraps the month up with a 4-day run leading his Trio at Marians Jazz Room in Bern, Switzerland.


Nicholas Payton will be conducting 2 masterclasses at Tulane University in New Orleans. September 8th Introduction and Lecture is open to the public! September 28th is limited to members of the campus.