Live at The Cooperage


Previous events


Jazz for a Sunday Afternoon

Howland Cultural Center, 477 Main Street, Beacon, New York

Kazzrie Jaxen / Charley Krachy Quintet Kazzrie on Grand Piano  Charley on Tenor Sax Gary Levy on Alto Sax Don Messina on Bass Dayeon Seok on Drums      

$20 at door


Jazz at the Mall

Jazz at the Mall, 650 Lee Blvd, Yorktown Heights, NY

Come by the food court on the upper level at 2pm on Saturday July 13 and July 20.   Gary Levy - Alto Sax Lou Stelluti - Bass Charley Krachy - Tenor Sax


CD Release Concert

Continental Village Clubhouse, 49 Highland Drive, Cortland Manor/Garrison, NY

Woody Mann Guitar & Vocals Charley Krachy  Tenor Sax Meet & Greet, wine & cheese after the concert

   Photo by Joe Squillante


Charley Krachy is the possessor of one of The warmest and most soulful sounds of the tenor saxophone imaginable....He also possesses the sensibility not to play a note that he's not committed to ....Mark Weber KUNM-FM

CHARLEY has been playing saxophone since he was 10 years old, and has been playing professionally for the last 30 years. He has performed at NewYork City’s Birdland with jazz greats Ted Brown, Connie Crothers, Virg Dzurinko, Kazzrie Jaxen, Roger Mancuso and Ratzo Harris.

Following the New Artists Records release of “A Jazz Duet”(NA 1007), Kazzrie Jaxen and Charley performed to full houses at Manhattan’s Blue Note and Sweet Basil jazz clubs.In 1995 he toured Sweden with Stockholm-based pianist Boel Dirke and guitarist/singer Andy Fite where they played engagements in Stockholm, Upsalla, and on the Island of Gotland. 

  In 2003 Charley wrote the title track to “Jazzman’s Serenade” which he recorded with Charles Sibirsky, Ed Fuqua and Peter Scattaretico, for Zinnia Records (Zinnia 117). That year he also performed at Flagler College in St. Augustine, Florida.

Charley has performed with Woody Mann at the Cupping Room in New York. He can be heard with Woody on the Acoustic Sessions Release “Road Trip”. Charley has an MBA from Long Island University and lives in Garrison, New York