Jane Bunnett & Maqueque; Monday, May 18, 2015

Jane Bunnett & Maqueque Monday, May 18 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “Afro-Cuban, booty-shaking world jazz that would have made Dizzy smile.” – DownBeat With five JUNO Awards now under her belt, including the 2015 Jazz Album of the Year for her latest LP Maqueque,...

Nellie McKay; Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Nellie McKay Tuesday, May 12 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “… a wry, subversive wit and a killer voice…” – The Washington Post For Nellie McKay (pronounced Mak-eye) the pop culture of the sixties plays a large role in her latest recording project, My Weekly Reader –...
Chef to host fundraiser for Kuumbwa Jazz Center

Chef to host fundraiser for Kuumbwa Jazz Center

Chef to host fundraiser for Kuumbwa Jazz Center By Yoshi Kato | San Francisco Chronicle With great music and quality food and drink as two of its hallmarks, Kuumbwa Jazz is celebrating its 40th year with special events encompassing both. Manresa chef-owner David Kinch...
Caminos Flamencos “Nuevas Tendencias”;  Friday, May 8, 2015

Caminos Flamencos “Nuevas Tendencias”; Friday, May 8, 2015

Caminos Flamencos “Nuevas Tendencias” Friday, May 8 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “Caminos Flamencos beguiles…” – Los Angeles Times Caminos Flamencos returns with a brand new show, Nuevas Tendencias, composed and arranged by flamenco guitarist Jason “El Rubio” McGuire and...
Jonathan Kreisberg Quartet; Thursday, May 7, 2015

Jonathan Kreisberg Quartet; Thursday, May 7, 2015

Jonathan Kreisberg Quartet Thursday, May 7 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “He plays the hell out of the guitar, that’s for sure.” – John Scofield It’s hard to pin down a musician as versatile as guitarist Jonathan Kreisberg, though his approach of classic melodicism blended with...