Gary Rowe, renowned Washington DC pianist: Classical & American Song Book Classics

Gary Rowe, renowned Washington DC pianist: Classical & American Song Book Classics

Wood Acres / Glen Echo Heights

Sun, November 14, 2021 3:30 PM, EST

7 of 20 spots still available
Vaccine policy
Bring proof of COVID vaccination
Testing policy
COVID testing not required
This is an indoor event
Mask policy
Masks are required for the entire groupmuse
Social distancing
Social distancing is required
Greeter checks
Greeter will confirm safety precautions
If you feel sick, stay home
Drinking policy
Bring your own drinks
Age limit
All guests must be 21
Cats live here
Wheelchair access
Wheelchair Accessible

This is a groupmuse

A live concert in a living room, backyard, or another intimate space. They're casual and friendly, hosted by community members.


Captain Rix W. Superhost

Sunday, November 14, 2021; 3:30pm; MOST WELCOME AT MILO, music begins at 4pm. Please pay $20 in advance ONLY: on site.

Day of Performance, before arriving, all attendees please go to to acknowledge the GroupMuse waiver. Please be on time 3:30pm event start; doors open at 3:20pm*. NO ADMISSION AFTER MUSIC BEGINS.

Covid19 final VAX REQUIRED including BOOSTER if eligible. For your convenience, you may TEXT a photo of your FINAL CV-19 CDC VAX Card to the designated Safety Guardian (Host), when you sign up I will send you the cell number/eMail to forward this .jpg .png or .pdf image. Alternative, some may wish to provide their card outside the home, prior to front door entry, so the Safety Guardian might inspect your VAX card and obtain proof of VAX (including Booster if eligible), or you may also provide, prior to entry, a paper copy of your CDC VAX card (the idea here is to make it as convenient, and easy for you to enter quickly, consistent with you needs for privacy and security. Masks required inside my home, but not outside on the decks, or while actually eating/drinking. Inter-personal physical contact is discouraged, Hand Washing encouraged. If you have used hand sanitizer, please WASH YOUR HANDS, do not touch anything, with residue on your hands please.

All WELCOME TO BRING WINE and/light snacks, easily accessible without hand-to-hand contamination (no serving utensils please, toothpicks fine).

YOU MUST PAY $20 IN ADVANCE via GROUP-MUSE ... all funds transferred in full to the musician ... use:

When you sign-up, I will be asked to approve, I will send you a groupmuse eMail advising final approval. If you have sent your VAX card image, including Booster if eligible, you may just please, walk-in, front door is open. If not, please WAIT OUTSIDE so Safety Guardian may inspect your VAX CARD.

IMPORTANT: it is NOT legal in MARYLAND, to both serve alcohol, and to collect cash--All please pay online at:

All are MOST WELCOME TO BRING wine/beer and any light hors d'oeuvres to share, host will provide light punch and several items. All will be seated, with separation, in the Music Studio (12), Living Room (4), Foyer (2), Behind Studio Screen (2). Ample Street Parking on Milo (please maintain proper distance from driveways)

Music Studio as pictured, 1893 Steinway Concert Grand 78949B fully restored to factory new condition, frequently tuned by Steinway RPT. Fine Art collection. 4 decks, 4 lily and fish ponds, home of retired naval officer. Newly installed gas logs replacing huge roaring fires during 60 prior concerts (cold WEAX only).

EVERYONE: please wash hands before leaving home; please use sanitizer just prior to entering, NO HAND SHAKING (no bumping/no physical contact).

Gary Rowe is a pianist, composer and teacher who balances years of formal education with years of practical experience in a multitude of genres. His expressive piano style is a jazz centered synthesis of a myriad of influences, from Bach to Rock. University of California Santa Barbara (BA, music composition-1976) and at San Francisco State University in the graduate program in composition; 10 years composing and producing soundtrack music for documentaries, commercials, and corporate videos, and has performed extensively in the Bay Area, throughout the West, and in his hometown of Washington, D.C (Watergate, 709, Hay-Adams, Cosmos Club). Program: an eclectic mix of classic jazz, including Monk, Ellington, and Brubeck, some classics from the great American songbook, and perhaps some classical improvisation.

What's the music?

Gary Rowe Piano

I’ll be playing Monk, Duke, Brubeck, Steely Dan, Rogers and Hart, Van Heusen, Chick Corea and more


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