photo Joe Parker / stylist Cyndie Boehm

  :: f r i e n d s  &  f a n s ::
  smiling faces from the audience, [click]

  :: a l b u m s ::
 Nest /original folk/  ZapStar /jazz/  Japanese Bathhouse /folk/
 Hummingbird /jazz/  Michelle Payne & Rebecca Zapen /traditional folk/  Songs of Bother and Woe /indie folk/


:: shows ::
{ Life is unpredictable; call before you drive  }
event date venue time info

Zapen & Suarez

Sun
July 8

El Chapo

6:15pm - 8:45pm

Rebecca Zapen and Peter Suarez combine violin, guitar and vocals with original tunes plus a few standards. Tacos and tunes on a Sunday.
El Chapo Taco, 3038 Beach Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707

Zapen & Suarez

Sun
July 15

El Chapo

6:15pm - 8:45pm

Rebecca Zapen and Peter Suarez combine violin, guitar and vocals with original tunes plus a few standards. Tacos and tunes on a Sunday.
El Chapo Taco, 3038 Beach Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707

guest artist

Sun
Aug 19

First Unity

9:30am &
11:30am

musical guest at
First Unity: 460 46th Ave N, St Pete, FL

Ibis Quartet

Fri
Aug 24

First Unity

7:00pm

Sound Bites: A Culinary Experience with the Ibis Quartet in Concert
First Unity: 460 46th Ave N, St Pete, FL
[info / tickets] $30

Spotlight Jazz

Wed
Sep 12

Francesca's Trattoria

6:30-9:30pm

Rebecca Zapen is the guest artist on vocals/violin for Spotlight Jazz with the Nick DeCarlis Trio at Francesca's Trattoria 4410 NW 25th Pl, Gainesville, FL 32606
[Francesca's Trattoria]

Florida Bjorkestra:
BUFFYFEST

Sat
Sept 29

Palladium

6pm

The Florida Bjorkestra returns to Sunnydale for one night only to play the music of Once More With Feeling. More music, more cosplayers, more artists, more dancing, more puppets. Come dressed up in your best costume for our costume contest afterparty with prizes for the best costume. [tickets] $40 / $28


:: Past Performance venues and events include ::
Arizona
Fiddler's Dream - Phoenix

California
Delta of Venus - Davis
Fox & Goose - Sacramento
Genghis Cohen - Los Angeles
House of Shields - San Francisco
Sugar Magnolia's Cafe - Lompoc
Valley Music - El Cajon
The Talking Stick, Third Street Promenade - Santa Monica

Colorado
tHERe - Denver

Florida
Art Bar, The Brick, Centro Asturiano, Club Continental, Crawfish Festival, Crush, Cummer Museum, Disney's JazzCo, Don CeSar, Downtown Dazzle, European Street (Hacking Cat Listening Room), Fleming Island Summer Concert Series, Florida Folk Fesival, Florida Yacht Club, Freebird Live, Fuel, Gamble Rogers Folk Festival, The Globe, Hialeah Summer Festival Orchestra, Hideaway Café, Hollywood Philharmonic Orchestra, Imperial, The Independent, Jack Rabbits, Jacksonville Jazz Festival, Jacksonville Landing, Jacksonville Zoo, Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra, Jazz Club of Sarasota, Joe Prine Concert Series, Kevin's Grille, Lake County Folk Festival, Magnolia Country Club - Concert on the Green, Laugh 4 Life, Marsh Landing Country Club, Mockingbird Cafe, Mossfire Grill, Northeast Florida Jazz Association Concert Series, PLAY, Posh Java, The Ritz-Carlton, River Club, River Garden, Sacred Lands, Sacred Grounds, Sarasota Folk Festival, Serenata Beach Club, The Shamrock, Simon's Wine Bar, Skipper's Smokehouse, Starlite Café, Stella's Piano Bar, Sterling's, Stogies Blues & Jazz Club, Studio 10 WTSP, Studio 620, Suwannee Springfest, University Club, Vinoe Wine Bar, West Inn Cantina, The Winterborne, WMNF 88.5 FM Tampa, World Golf Village

Georgia
Eddie's Attic / Decatur Book Fair - Decatur
Red Light Cafe - Atlanta
Sentient Bean, The Cloister, Historic Savannah Foundation - Savannah

Louisiana
Urban Cup Cafe - New Orleans

Illinois
Schuba's, Katerina's, Chambers - Chicago

Indiana
Crackers Comedy Club w/ Angel Burlesque, Sanctuary on Penn - Indianapolis
Ukulele Luau - Nashville
Adelino Ballroom w/ Minsky Kinks Burlesque - Lafayette
Noble Coffee & Tea Co. - Noblesville

New Hampshire
Black Cat - Laconia

New York
The Bitter End, The Living Room, Mo Pitkins, Love Brigade, Nuyorican Poet's Café - NYC

North Carolina
Hookah Joe's - Asheville
Town Pump - Black Mountain
305 South - Durham

Oregon
McKenzie Theatre - La Grande
Valentine's - Portland
Wallowa Lake Chamber Music Festival, clinician
Indigo Gallery - Joseph

Pennsylvania
The Greenline Cafe - Philadelphia

Tennessee
3rd & Lindsley, Wildhorse Saloon - Nashville

Texas
Ruta Maya - Austin

Washington
DjangoFest NorthWest - Whidbey Island

Washington D.C.
DCAC - District of Columbia Arts Center

International
Atlantis Resort - Nassau, Bahamas
Les Temps Modernes - Vevey, Switzerland
Le Caveau des Oubliettes - Paris, France
Savoy Ball - London, England
Mulligan's - Cardiff, Wales
Paganini Auditorium - Parma, Italy