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Photo by Alan Haywood

Photo by Alan Haywood

Welcome to the site for musician Paul Connors. As a leader, Paul plays Hammond B3 organ in a weekly performance at Jazz at The Lodge in Ossining, NY and monthly at Harlem's landmark jazz club Showman's. As a freelance musician, Paul plays piano, keyboards, guitar, bass, and sings for various recording sessions and musical projects. 

Click on the Press page to download an electronic press kit, or to listen to the latest samples from Paul's Hammond B3 organ trio, as well as Paul's other projects. 


Feel free to sign up for the mailing list on the Contact page to keep up to date on Paul's performance schedule as well as latest recording projects. 


In addition to viewing Paul's performance schedule, you can click on the Store page to purchase the Paul Connors Organ Trio CD entitled Soulphonic featuring Will Van Sise on guitar and Jon Doty on drums. The CD features reinterpretations of R&B and soul classics from artists like Stevie Wonder, Curtis Mayfield, James Brown, Shuggie Otis and more. The CD and MP3 downloads are available on CD Baby as well as iTunes and Amazon. Also, look for a growing collection of audio samples of live performances on this Music Page.

Come check out Paul's residency at Jazz at The Lodge in Ossining NY. Each week, Thursday Organ Grooves features a new artist joining Paul on organ and Jon Doty on drums. On Thursdays, The Elks Lodge is transformed into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. In addition to the vintage vibe of Jazz at The Lodge, the bar has 'time machine' prices for their drinks. The featured music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics. Jazz at The Elks series is hosted by purveyor, John Codman and The Ossining Elks Lodge #1486, located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562. 2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm $10 suggested donation. Please visit the Shows section for performance dates and details. 


 

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Thursday Organ Groove

Jazz at The Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue , Ossining

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

This weekly series is now an outdoors, weather-permitting event with careful social distanced seating, dining and facilities.

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Jazz at The Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 8/13/20, guitarist Mark Barden joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Thursday Organ Groove

Jazz at The Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue , Ossining

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

This weekly series is now an outdoors, weather-permitting event with careful social distanced seating, dining and facilities.

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Jazz at The Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 7/13/20, guitarist Doug Munro joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Reserve tickets on the Jazz at The Lodge website under the 'Shows' button.

Thursday Organ Groove

Jazz at The Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue , Ossining

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

This weekly series is now an outdoors, weather-permitting event with careful social distanced seating, dining and facilities.

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Jazz at The Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 7/13/20, guitarist Dave Kain joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Reserve tickets on the Jazz at The Lodge website under the 'Shows' button.

Thursday Organ Groove

Jazz at The Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue , Ossining

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

This weekly series is now an outdoors, weather-permitting event with careful social distanced seating, dining and facilities.

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Jazz at The Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 7/13/20, guitarist Mark Barden joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Reserve tickets on the Jazz at The Lodge website under the 'Shows' button.

Thursday Organ Groove

Jazz at The Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue , Ossining

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

This weekly series is now an outdoors, weather-permitting event with careful social distanced seating, dining and facilities.

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Jazz at The Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 7/13/20, guitarist John Basile joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Reserve tickets on the Jazz at The Lodge website under the 'Shows' button.

Thursday Organ Groove

Jazz at The Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue , Ossining

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

This weekly series is now an outdoors, weather-permitting event with careful social distanced seating, dining and facilities.

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Jazz at The Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 7/07/20, guitarist Al Orlo joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Reserve tickets on the Jazz at The Lodge website under the 'Shows' button.

Blue Roadhouse Orchestra plays for Life: The Place To Be

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Life: The Place To Be, 2 Lawrence Street, Elmsford, NY 10502

Paul joins members of Blue Roadhouse Orchestra in an outdoor, weather permitting, social distanced, afternoon/evening of great music and vibes. Music from Grateful Dead, Allman Bros, The Meters, Steely Dan and much more.

Free admission. Food trucks and bar. Kid friendly with putt-putt course and volleyball beach.

Solo organ concert via Zoom benefiting Jazz Foundation of America

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Zoom

Jazz at The Lodge presents Organ Groove Zoom

Paul performs a live solo organ gig from home, playing his own songs as well as some of his favorite standards.

All proceeds go directly to Jazz Foundation of America assisting musicians who are facing financial hardship due to the Covid 19 pandemic.

Donations can be made here

www.jazzfoundation.org/covid19/

Jazz at The Lodge is hosting the event from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Paul will play some favorites, solo on the Hammond organ. See Zoom event details below.

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8607098988?pwd=TkprQnE4L3dKM3YrMnBEalpSZzhodz09

Meeting ID: 860 709 8988 Password: 665853

All donations are welcome to benefit Jazz Foundation of America

Thursday Organ Groove

Elks Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue, Ossining NY 10562

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Jazz at The Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 3/12/20, guitarist Jay Azzolina joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Thursday Organ Groove

Elks Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue, Ossining NY 10562

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Jazz at The Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 3/5/20, saxophonist Joey Berkley joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Thursday Organ Groove

Elks Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue, Ossining NY 10562

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Elks Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 2/27/20, saxophonist Jenny Hill joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Thursday Organ Groove

Elks Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue, Ossining NY 10562

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Elks Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 2/20/20, guitarist Wali Ali joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Thursday Organ Groove

Elks Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue, Ossining NY 10562

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Elks Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 2/13/20, saxophonist Mike Dopazo joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Thursday Organ Groove

Elks Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue, Ossining NY 10562

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Elks Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 2/6/20, saxophonist Matt Garrison joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Paul Connors Organ Trio

Elks Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue, Ossining NY 10562

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Elks Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 1/30/20, guitarist Will Van Sise joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Paul Connors Organ Trio

Elks Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue, Ossining NY 10562

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Elks Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 1/23/20, guitarist Nate Radley joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Paul Connors Organ Trio

Elks Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue, Ossining NY 10562

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Elks Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 1/16/20, guitarist John Basile joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions from both John and Paul, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Paul Connors Organ Trio

Elks Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue, Ossining NY 10562

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Elks Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 1/9/20, guitarist Jesse Lewis joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions from Paul, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.

Paul Connors Organ Trio

Elks Lodge, 118 Croton Avenue, Ossining NY 10562

Paul Connors Organ Trio Hosts a Thursday Organ Groove Residency

2 sets Thursday nights from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Elks Lodge in Ossining, NY. $10 suggested donation.

The Elks Lodge is located at 118 Croton Ave. Ossining, NY 10562

Thursdays, The Elks Lodge transforms into an old school organ parlor with a house Hammond B3 organ, Leslie speaker, and an intimate listening room for you to sit back groove to the music. Drinks and bar eats are great and inexpensive.

The early timing of 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm allows you to start the weekend off right on Thursday night and yet still have plenty of gas left for the rest of the weekend.

There is a new featured artist each week. On 1/2/20, guitarist Chris Vitarello joins the trio. The music is a mix of original compositions from both Chris and Paul, jazz standards and R&B and soul classics.