Performers to include Samora Pinderhughes, Emmet Cohen, Mike Sailors, George DeLancey, and Jimmy Macbride. Sure to be a great time, go ahead and get some live music in for the holiday season.
Be sure to check out Dizzy’s club Coca Cola in NYC this weekend for some tremendous baritone line ups!
Featuring Marcus Printup, trumpet; Brianna Thomas, vocals; Gary Smulyan, baritone saxophone; Jonathan Batiste, piano (Oct 5-6); Tardo Hammer, piano (Oct 7 only); Philip Kuehn, bass; Joe Saylor, drums; Paul Nedzela, baritone saxophone (Oct 5; Frank Basile, baritone saxophone (Oct 6): Tony Lustig, baritone saxophone (Oct 7).
Also check out the gigs page to find out where Brad Hubbard is doing unaccompanied performances this weekend.
Historian Gary Carner has launched an epic project in dedication of Pepper Adams that includes a week of performances in New York City, a new book about Adams, the release of 2 CDs, and a digital box set.
The Claire Daly Quartet is hitting the Northwest from June 3-9th! Sponsored by Brother Thelonius Ale, the band will do a series of fundraisers. All proceeds from their ensuing CD of Monk tunes will go The Monk Institute for jazz education.
Sunday, June 3rd – 8:00 pm – The Cellar Jazz Club – 3611 W. Broadway, Vancouver, B.C. -www.cellarjazz.com A benefit for the Sea Lion Research Lab at the Vancouver Aquarium – www.sealionresearch.org
Monday, June 4th – 7:30 pm – Tula’s Jazz Club – 2214 2nd Ave., Seattle, Washington – www.tulas.com A benefit for Earshot Jazz – www.earshot.org
Wednesday, June 6th – 7:30 pm – Morris Graves Museum – 636 “F” Street, Eureka, California -www.humboldtarts.com A benefit for the Redwood Jazz Alliance – www.redwoodjazzalliance.org
Thursday, June 7th – 7:00 pm – Preston Hall – Mendocino, California A benefit for The Mendocino Music Festival – www.mendocinomusic.com
Friday, June 8th – Kuumbwa Jazz Center – 7:30 pm – 320-2 Cedar St., Santa Cruz, CA A benefit for Kuumbwa Jazz – www.kuumbwajazz.org