Live Schedule

Public performances only. Private dates not included.
"*" indicates that the date is tentative.


Walter will be playing American songbook standards,
mellow traditional favorites and
New Orleans style jazz with
clarinetist LYNN ZIMMER and the Jazz Band at
The Gaslight Grill
5020 W 137th St      Leawood, KS   66224

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6    6:30 - 9:30
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8    6:30 - 10:30

6:30 - 9:30

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20    6:30 - 9:30

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 22    6:30 - 10:30

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 28    6:30 - 10:30
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 29    6:30 - 10:30

(Also New Years Eve - December 31 with Lynn and the New Red Onion Jazz Babies)

Other dates coming up with LYNN ZIMMER and the JAZZ BAND at the Gaslight Grill:
January 3, 4, 5, 6,    10, 11,    13,    17, 18, 18, 20,    24, 25, 26, 27,    31.


ONE NIGHT ONLY - Friday, December 14 (time tbd)
Walter, drummer Jürgen Welge and guitarist "Lightning" Rod Fleeman
are reunited with the Wild Man of Kansas City Jazz,
(now of Los Angeles, CA.)
at REPEAL 18th
1825 Buchanan Street
North Kansas City, MO   64116
Telephone 816-674-4642

Kansas City's VINE STREET RUMBLE Jazz Orchestra 
is a 14 piece big band, celebrating the legacy of Kansas City Jazz in the 30's and 40's.
The only band of it's kind in the country, VSR re-creates the incredible music that made KC world famous! 
Organized and directed by Kent Rausch, this is an exciting and important project. 

Click here to check it out!


Walter is the original pianist for the
New Red Onion Jazz Babies,
Traditional Dixieland Jazz band

You can hear The New Red Onion Jazz Babies at 
The Gaslight Grill
The band has been reunited with original clarinetist Lynn Zimmer on
The FIRST MONDAY of each month, 6:30 - 9:30 PM.
ALSO NEW YEARS EVE - December 31, starting at 8 PM
Reservations are recommended.

Check out the Jazz Babies schedule
throughout the Midwest.


Looking for a church in the Kansas City northland?

Walter serves as Music Director at 
Platte Woods United Methodist Church

The musicians add a bit of jazz and pop to an
informal semi-contemporary blended "Praise"service, Sundays at 9:15 AM.
Traditional services at 5 PM on Saturdays  -  8 AM and 10:45 on Sundays.

(There's also a modern style service on Sundays at 10:45.
Walter is not involved in that service, but if you like
informal worship with contemporary Christian music this could be a good fit for you.)

 Hit any link, or the "CONTACT" button at the top of the home page
if you'd like more info on any of this stuff!