|Jan -10||Eastman Theater||George Shearing Quintet|
|Jan -13-18||Mardi Gras||Helen Merrill|
|Jan -17||Auditorium Theater||Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson Trio|
|Feb 24-Mar 01||Ridge Crest Inn||Gerry Mulligan Quartet||Art Farmer (t), Bill Crow (b), Dave Bailey (d)|
|Feb 20||Auditorium Theater||Dixie Jamboree||Chris Barber, Ottila Peterson, Pee Wee Irwin, Bob Wilber, Chubby Jackson, Marty Napoleon, Mickey Sheen|
|Apr 07-12||Ridge Crest Inn||Chico Hamilton Quintet|
|Apr 25||Auditorium Theater||Benny Goodman Orchestra, Ahmad Jamal, Dakota Staton|
|Apr 28-May 03||Ridge Crest Inn||Abbey Lincoln and Trio|
|May 14-17||Ridge Crest Inn||Al Belletto Sextet|
|May 19-24||Ridge Crest Inn||Lambert, Hendricks & Ross||with Nat Pierce Trio|
|May 29-31||Surf Club||Claude Thornhill Orchestra|
|Jul 27||Melody Fair, Wurlitzer Park, Buffalo, NY||Erroll Garner|
|Sep 07||Melody Fair, Wurlitzer Park, Buffalo, NY||Carmen McRae and Trio, Turk Murphy, Pat Yankee|
|Oct 31||Auditorium Theater||Stan Kenton Orchestra||with June Christy and the Four Freshmen|
|Nov 07||Eastman Theater||Mahalia Jackson|
Note: This list is not comprehensive. Many clubs did not advertise their bookings. The information is taken from microfilm of the Rochester Times-Union stored at the main library in Rochester, NY.
Rochester, NY Venue Locations:
Auditorium Theater – 875 Main St. E.
Golden Grill = Mardi Gras – 4775 Lake Ave.
Ridge Crest Inn – 1982 Ridge Rd. E.