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Teriver Cheung | Guitarist & Composer
  • Upcoming tour/ shows/ workshop

    Another round of tour from Oct, for detail schedules or info please check my facebook page. Here are the flyer for an guitar workshop and a special concert in Oct during my stay in Hong Kong. Reserve and sign up soon!   Share

  • Upcoming Fall Asia tour details up soon/Check facebook page for updates

    ‘Like’ my facebook page (on right side of the site) for more updated tour info. Share

  • Birthday Bash show tomorrow Jan 23rd/ check Facebook page for more updated news!


  • Poland/UK tour 2012 with Przemyslaw Straczek


  • “My Nocturne” officially released

    “My Nocturne” is officially released on July 10th 2012 under Tippin’ Records. Order your copy on Tippin’ Records , CD Baby, Amazon or i-Tunes. Visit ‘Albums’ section for more info! Share

  • “My Nocturne” avail for pre-order at Amazon

    SO EXCITED to announced that my debut (as a leader) jazz album “My Nocturne” will be officially released on July 10th under Tippin Records!! We recorded this album in June 2011 and finally it is released after 1 year. Here is a link to pre-order it at Amazon (click image below). You may also preview […]

  • ‘Nuf Said tour details (flyer attached inside) *updated


  • I am now on weibo , ‘follow’ me now!

    Hi music fans in China, in order to promote my upcoming tour in China, I opened my weibo account ( as @Teriver_Cheung) ,  http://www.weibo.com/2482605162/profile?leftnav=1&wvr=3.6 . Feel free to ‘follow’ me and check for new updates about the shows details! hope to see you all in April! Share

  • April/May Asia tour dates will be updated soon/ ‘Nuf Said in Studio

    Please stay tuned for the further details about my Asia tour in April/May, I will be traveling to quite many places including, China, Malaysia, Singapore, Taipei, Japan, Hong Kong etc.. ‘Nuf Said is in the process of recording our first album! Some excerpts and music video will be up shortly, stay tuned for that too!! […]

  • ‘Nuf Said Feb residency at the Groove/ Asia tour April/may schedule will be updated soon!

    ‘Nuf Said will be playing at the Groove NYC every friday 8-9pm in Feb, come check us out and it will be great music! Also I will be touring in Asia in April/May playing 30+ shows in many cities in China as well as other countries in Asia (Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, etc..). Please stay tuned […]

  • Upcoming shows

    Here are the upcoming shows that I am playing around NYC area, hope you can make some: Jan 20th 8-9 Nuf’ Said @the Groove Jan 21st 7-10 with Devon Dixon @the Social Butterfly Jan 26th tba with Cocoa Sarai @Dominon Jan 27th 9-11 Nuf’ Said @Tea Lounge Residency Every Friday in Feb 8-9 Nuf’ Said […]

  • New gigs in Jan/ New album “Evans” with Przemysław Strączek releasing in Feb

    I will be playing couple gigs in the city in Jan , come check it out! Jan 9th The Shrine (harlem, NY) 7-8pm 1set with Daniel Foose, Ross Pederson Jan 20th The Groove with ‘Nuf Said at The Groove (Manhattan NYC) 8-9pm (celebrating my B-day!!) In feb, New album “Evans” with Przemysław Strączek releasing in Feb. […]

  • My monthly music column at www.bitetone.com (in Chinese only)

    I am starting my monthly music column at this great Asia music website. I will be sharing good music to all of my readers and some introduction of how to enjoy or understand jazz (or other kind of) music. You can visit http://bitetone.com/2011/12/04/專欄-teriver-cheung-—-爵士精神/ , let me know what you all think by leaving comment under the […]

  • Couple upcoming gigs updated/ starting my music column at www.bitetone.com from Dec!

    Here are couple upcoming gigs this month in NY, come check out if you are around! 11/19  at The Groove with ‘Nuf Said 8-930pm $5 cover 11/21 at Tomi Jazz duo with Toru Dodo 9-1130 $10 cover 11/25 at National Underground with ‘Nuf Said 9-10pm no cover! have a great month! and stay tuned for […]

  • Appearing on 30 mins highlight program at NOW TV, I need your support!

    Hi friends in Hong Kong, please mark the date of Jazz world festival 30 mins highlight program on Now TV channel 100!  The show will include live tvideos of the concerts and a bunch of interviews including mine!  Here are the details: First Run: 19:00-19:30 on Nov 13, 2011 Re-run﹕ 02﹕00. on Nov. 14, 2011 […]

  • Eddie Gomez Quintet China tour finished, great times!

    It was such a great trip of amazing music and adventures in China. We performed at Shanghai, ChangSha, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Taipei, and we certainly felt the love from people everywhere we went. Thanks Eddie Gomez, Billy Drummond, Stefan Karlsson and Li Xiao Chuan for the great music and hang! also thanks a […]

  • Couple more gigs coming up/ going on Asia tour next week

    I will have 2 more great gigs coming up before going on tour next week: Thurs 9/22 Tomi Jazz 9-1130 Duo with Toru Dodo , $10 cover 2 sets of original music and standards Fri 9/23 ‘Nuf Said at National Underground from 9-10 , the band has been sounding amazingly funky lately and it will […]

  • What a week!

    I will be playing with my quartet on wed 6-8pm at the Shrine, first gig after the recording and probably the gig before the actual CD Release. So take advantage of the free cover and check this out! plus Ben Wendel is playing after us, so…. you gotta make up some excuse to ditch your […]

  • Music workshop in Hong Kong/ available for private lesson during China/HK/Taipei tour

    I will be giving a music workshop during my stay in Hong Kong on Oct 4th, there is a limited seat available so apply at http://www.grandeemusic.com/guitar_workshops.html asap if you are interested. I am also available for a limited number of private lessons in HK (sept30-Oct 6) , Shanghai, Chang Sha, Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Taipei (oct17th). […]

  • Hurricane Irene? thats it?/ Groove gig cancelled but Sept 3rd Sat Groove Night at Kenny’s Castaways

    After all this warning, evacuations and subway closed down, I woke up in the morning and everything was clam.. alright I guess people now have to figure out a way to finish the bread collections.. So our groove gig was cancelled last night but I promised it will be rescheduled soon. Meanwhile we only have […]

  • back from Poland/ photo updated/ new gigs upcoming!

    I am back in Poland after a 2 weeks tour. Playing 11 gigs and a recording session, hours of traveling the cars, trying all kinds of traditional Polish food,  meeting new different people every day, sleeping overnight at the Chopin Airport etc.. all these made the trip one of the most memorable trips! I updated […]

  • 6 gigs down, 7 to go!

    Poland has been great to me, and I am having such a great time playing and meeting new interesting people! I will upload some photos and videos soon Share

  • Poland tour (corrected dates)

    Poland tour (guitar duo Przemysław Strączek/Teriver Cheung) 12.08 – Imresja, Zabrze 13.08 – Jazz w Ruinach, Gliwice (warsztaty) 14.08 – MOK Siedlce 15.08 – Jazz Bistro, Warszawa 16.08 – Tygmont, Warszawa 17.08 – Leśniczówka, Chorzów 18.08 – Dąbrówka, Jastrzębie – Zdrój (warsztaty) 19.08 – Mile Stone, Kraków 20.08 – De kaffe, Żywiec 21.08 – Klimaty, […]

  • Upcoming album “My Nocturne” preview uploaded/Teriver Cheung on twitter

    A new uploaded 10 mins  preview track of my new upcoming album “My Nocturne” is now available on my ‘music’ page. The album will be released later on this year. Also from now on you can receive more instant updates if you follow on Twitter @terivercheung , so…. yes, I am asking you all to […]

  • Poland in a week!

    I am really excited to visit and perform at Poland for the first time in my life, with this great guitarist Przemek Straczek (http://www.przemekstraczek.com ) . We will be playing over 10 shows and hosting couple workshops, with a recording session at the end of the trip. The concept of this duo project is to […]

  • China/Hong Kong/Taipei tour with legendary Bassist Eddie Gomez in Oct 2011!

    Oct is a super exciting month for me,vI am honored to be touring with the Eddie Gomez Special Group, one of the greatest bassists/musicians on earth, Latin Grammy award winner, who had performed with the biggest names in Jazz history (including Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Bill Evans, Gerry Mulligan and Benny Goodman). We will be […]

  • Playing at the Jazz w Ruinach Festival

    August is still 2 months apart, but I can’t wait to visit this beautiful country, Here is a link of a festival that I am going to perform! http://www.jazzwruinach.pl/index/news/id/2   Share

  • Recording new album in June! Album promo video uploaded!

    Hi everyone, I am very very excited to announce about the recording of my new album in June. This album is a collection of my originals and arrangements for the past few years. The group feature Andrew Gould (alto sax), Linda Oh (bass) and Ross Pederson (drums). Stay tuned for the release later on this year!! Here is a promo video for the album […]

  • ‘Nuf Said at Union Sq and Kenny’s Castaways this week/ Poland dates in Aug updated/ New interview online!

    I have got a lot of great news recently, first of all, my soul/funk band Nuf Said will be playing this Friday at this amazing venue Kenny’s Castaways at Bleecker from 11-midnight! and we will also perform this sunday at the Asian American Heritage Festival at Union Sq on one of the main stages from 4:20-4:45!! the festival is one of the biggest […]

  • ‘Nuf Said performing at Asian American Heritage Festival at Union Square!

    We are very excited to participate in such a huge outdoor festival event, playing a 20 mins set approx from 3:30pm!  This time we will feature some special guests with our band, including Simon Yu (guitar), Peng Fei (violin). It will be a great afternoon with grooving Soul/funk music. Please visit http://capaonline.org/eventschedule.htm for details, see you […]

  • Last gig in Asia – Grooving with Jun Kung tomorrow!

    Backstage Live Restaurant 9pm! $150 with 1 drink included! come party with us! Share

  • Radio Interview at RTHK 3 “Morning Brew”

    I will appear on a live radio interview at RTHK 3 “Morning Brew” on 3/23 (wed) at noon as part of our tour promotion, along with Yuka Tadano and Ko Omura. Check it out! Share

  • Show dates changes

    Please check for updated schedules for our gigs at Seeva at “upcoming shows”. Also some new dates are up in the schedule! Share

  • Japan needs your love and support!!

    It is one of the most difficult moment in Japan’s history, please express your love and support to everyone there, they need it!! My plane was scheduled to land 1 hour after the earthquake, so I was really lucky that nothing too bad happened to me.. but to all my friends that were in Japan […]

  • 2 exciting upcoming gigs!!

    I’m very excited about the 2 upcoming gigs this weekend. First of all on Mar 3rd at Miles’ Cafe a night of trio music with bassist Daniel Foose and drummer Ronen Itzik, we will be playing a lot of new originals by all 3 of us. And then on Sat. night my new Soul/Funk group Nuf’ Said is having our debute […]

  • New Videos uploaded! Check out the group before our tour next month!

    Teriver Cheung -gtr , Yuka Tadano -bass, Ko Omura -drums Live at Spikehill, Williamsberg NY on 2/21/11 Slow Highway- Original tune by drummer Ko Omura Mociriță - Arrangement of Traditional Romanian Folk Song “Mociriță” by Teriver Cheung.  404- Original tune by bassist Yuka Tadano Stay True- Original tune by Teriver Cheung Share

  • Flyer for Spring Japan/Hong Kong tour!

    You can watch the band at: (Toru appears on only dates with *) 3/13    La Carafe – Tsukuba, Ibaraki 3/15*  Nardis – Kashiwa, Chiba 3/16*  Village – Kiryu, Gunma 3/17*  Sometime – Kichijoji, Tokyo 3/18*  Strings – Kichijoji, Tokyo 3/19    Thelonious – Nakano, Tokyo 3/24    Backstage Live Restaurant – Central, Hong Kong 3/25    Fringe Club […]

  • March japan/hongkong tour dates updated!

    Dear friends in Tokyo, Japan/Hong Kong, I will be doing an international tour in march 2011 with some amazing musicians in NYC/Tokyo. The band members are Yuka Tadano on bass and Ko Omura on drums, joined by *Toru Dodo on piano for 4 of our Tokyo gigs. Please check back for show details, flyers, music sample […]

  • Finalist in TIJC competition on jan 29!

    I am to be participating as one of the 7 finalists in the Thailand International Jazz Conference jazz competition on jan 29. The conference will also feature jazz giants such as the Danilo Perez trio, Kurt Rosenwinkel trio and Andreas Oberg trio. I am so excited to get to see them live and meet them, and it will for […]

  • Hi everyone!

    Welcome to my brand new website!! hope you will enjoy my music. Check back frequently for my new music, videos and blogs. Leave your comments and join the mailing list. Stay tuned for a great year of music in 2011! Share