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No Divas 2nd Annual Fall Concert

No Divas 2nd Annual Fall Concert

November 2, 2013 @ 8:00 PM
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No Divas 2nd Annual Fall Concert $20 Advance Tickets: www.brownpapertickets.comor by phone: (831) 684-1664 Doors: 7:30 PM More info: (831) 684-1664 No Divas (formerly Release the Sirens) is putting the polish on its second annual Fall concert. This emerging eight-voice ensemble delivers a rounded handful of great tunes from around the world and through the […]

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Jesse Autumn & Grandad Coyote

Jesse Autumn & Grandad Coyote

November 3, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
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$12 Tickets at: www.brownpapertickets.com More info: 831-464-2743 Singer/songwriter Jesse Autumn presents a night of beautiful, earthy & ethereal chamber pop ballads.  Autumn’s soaring voice and intricate piano, harp & pump organ accompaniment – often played simultaneously by herself – joins forces with the rough and sonorous beauty of cello ensemble – Barry Phillips, Aria DiSalvio […]

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Omar Sosa Afri-Lectric Sextet

Omar Sosa Afri-Lectric Sextet

November 4, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Omar Sosa Afri-Lectric Sextet – Monday, November 4 @ 7:00 PM

SOLD OUT! $25/Adv $28/Door No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM Sponsored by Mateo Lettunich “Sosa’s music is the unifying sort.” – New York Times Lauded pianist and composer, Omar Sosa, with six previous Grammy nominations to his credit, has established an international reputation for his exciting brand of Afro-Cuban jazz. His dedication to […]

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Makana

Makana

November 5, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
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General Admission $25.00 (advance) Gold Circle $40.00 (advance) Tickets $4 more on day-of-show (Gold Circle Seating is the first 3 rows center section; plus 2 aisle seats on each side.) Tickets available at www.snazzyproductions.com or 831-479-9421 Doors at 7:00 PM Presented by Snazzy Productions Makana is a composer, singer, slack key guitar master and pioneer […]

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Bill Frisell’s Big Sur Quartet featuring Hank Roberts, Rudy Royston & Jenny Scheinman

Bill Frisell’s Big Sur Quartet featuring Hank Roberts, Rudy Royston & Jenny Scheinman

November 7, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Bill Frisell's Big Sur Quartet – Thursday, November 7 @ 7:00 and 9:00 PM

$27/Adv $30/Door No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “…the single most important guitarist in jazz.” – Seattle Times California central coasters will feel an immediate connection to the new project by guitarist Bill Frisell. The piece was commissioned by the Monterey Jazz Festival and was written at, and inspired by, Big Sur’s Glen […]

Bill Frisell’s Big Sur Quartet featuring Hank Roberts, Rudy Royston & Jenny Scheinman

Bill Frisell’s Big Sur Quartet featuring Hank Roberts, Rudy Royston & Jenny Scheinman

November 7, 2013 @ 9:00 PM
Bill Frisell's Big Sur Quartet – Thursday, November 7 @ 7:00 and 9:00 PM

$27/Adv $30/Door No Comps 1/2 Price Night For Students Doors at 8:30 PM “…the single most important guitarist in jazz.” – Seattle Times California central coasters will feel an immediate connection to the new project by guitarist Bill Frisell. The piece was commissioned by the Monterey Jazz Festival and was written at, and inspired by, Big Sur’s […]

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CANCELLED: Lisa Lindsley performs: “Blossom Dearie. A Tribute”

CANCELLED: Lisa Lindsley performs: “Blossom Dearie. A Tribute”

November 8, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
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CANCELLED! More info: walter@kiamanijazz.com or (510) 735-6390 Produced By: Walter M. Mitchell Entertainment Jazz vocalist Lisa Lindsley, an engaging storyteller and balladeer of the first order debuts “Blossom Dearie: A Tribute.” With impeccable support from Mike Greensill on piano, and  John Wiitala on bass, Lindsley is fearless in her rendition of Blossom Dearie bringing a softness […]

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Michael Feinberg Trio – Club Kuumbwa

Michael Feinberg Trio – Club Kuumbwa

November 9, 2013 @ 9:00 PM
Club Kuumbwa: Michael Feinberg Trio – Saturday, November 9 @ 9:00 PM

9:30 PM – Doors at 9:00 PM $5 at the door All ages $3 Lagunitas! Bassist Michael Feinberg‘s latest recording, The Elvin Jones Project, (Sunnyside Records) continues his ascent in the jazz world. At 25 years old the Atlanta native and Brooklyn resident has already put out 3 records as a leader and performed alongside legends including […]

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Tim Weed CD Release Celebration

Tim Weed CD Release Celebration

November 10, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
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Sunday, November 10, 7:00 PM Tim Weed CD Release Celebration Tickets: $20 Advance, $25 Day of Show Advance Tickets: http://timweed-nov10.brownpapertickets.com/ Doors: 6:30 PM More info: 415 663-4012 After starting out as a teenage banjo prodigy, Tim Weed has established himself as a solo artist, band leader, and multi-instrumentalist known for infusing world-class acoustic music with […]

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CONCERT RESCHEDULED TO JANUARY 13th: Kim Nalley with the Marcus Shelby Orchestra – “The Cole Porter Songbook”

CONCERT RESCHEDULED TO JANUARY 13th: Kim Nalley with the Marcus Shelby Orchestra – “The Cole Porter Songbook”

November 11, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Kim Nalley with the Marcus Shelby Orchestra "The Cole Porter Songbook" – Monday, November 11 @ 7:00 PM

CONCERT RESCHEDULED TO JANUARY 13 ALL TICKETS FOR NOV. 11 WILL BE VALID FOR NEW DATE.  FOR REFUNDS, PLEASE CONTACT THE BOX OFFICE (831) 425-JAZZ (5299) SOLD OUT! $25/Adv $28/Door No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM Sponsored by Soif Wine Bar and Merchants “She can sing anything.” – Northside SF Magazine Kim Nalley’s […]

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Peter Brötzmann and Paal Nilssen – Love Duo

Peter Brötzmann and Paal Nilssen – Love Duo

November 14, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Peter Brötzmann and Paal Nilssen - Thursday, November 14 @ 7:00 PM

$20/Adv $23/Door Special Student Price! $10 Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “… the music ebbs and flows – moods changing, rhythms shifting…” – JazzTimes Peter Brötzmann’s decades-long championing of Europe’s spontaneous improvisation movement has inspired his nickname, “The Godfather of Free Jazz.” Now in his seventies, the maverick saxophonist has teamed up with […]

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Joshua Redman Quartet with Aaron Goldberg, Joe Sanders and Gregory Hutchinson

Joshua Redman Quartet with Aaron Goldberg, Joe Sanders and Gregory Hutchinson

November 15, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Joshua Redman Quartet – Friday, November 15 @ 7:00 and 9:00 PM

SOLD OUT! $28/Adv $31/Door No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM Sponsored by Harry Harrington and Sharon Hale “… new levels of prowess.” –New York Times Joshua Redman has carved out an amazing career since entering the jazz zeitgeist over twenty years ago when he won the 1991 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone […]

Joshua Redman Quartet with Aaron Goldberg, Joe Sanders and Gregory Hutchinson

Joshua Redman Quartet with Aaron Goldberg, Joe Sanders and Gregory Hutchinson

November 15, 2013 @ 9:00 PM
Joshua Redman Quartet – Friday, November 15 @ 7:00 and 9:00 PM

SOLD OUT! $28/Adv $31/Door No Comps 1/2 Price Night For Students Doors at 8:30 PM Sponsored by Harry Harrington and Sharon Hale “… new levels of prowess.” –New York Times Joshua Redman has carved out an amazing career since entering the jazz zeitgeist over twenty years ago when he won the 1991 Thelonious Monk International […]

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Tracy Parker and Friends

Tracy Parker and Friends

November 16, 2013 @ 8:00 PM
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Tickets: $18 Advance, $20 Door Advance Tickets: www.brownpapertickets.com Doors: 7:15 PM More info: 831-325-7092 Divine Interlude 2! Jazz (Torch & Swing) mostly, but who knows what else? Marshall Otwell (piano) will be our musical director. Gino Raugi on guitar, Dan Robbins on bass and Michael Strunk on drums. DREAM TEAM! And – this just in […]

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Diane Schuur

Diane Schuur

November 18, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
Diane Schuur – Monday, November 18 @ 7:30 PM

SOLD OUT! $30/Adv $33/Door No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:30 PM Sponsored by Lighthouse Bank “… poise and panache.” – JazzTimes magazine Diane Schuur’s inspired vocal delivery has won legions of admirers since her days as a young, precocious upstart from Tacoma. She burst upon the scene seemingly full-grown as a talent whose […]

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Master Class – Dan Robbins: Jazz Bass and Beyond

Master Class – Dan Robbins: Jazz Bass and Beyond

November 19, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
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FREE Sponsored by Lighthouse Bank Acoustic and electric bassist Dan Robbins is known in the jazz world as a fiery improvisational spirit with a driving backbeat. He is a first-call bassist in the Bay Area and beyond. This class will feature Robbins, along with Eddie Mendenhall on piano and Mike Shannon on drums, interpreting various jazz […]

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Cancelled – Maura O’Connell

Cancelled – Maura O’Connell

November 20, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
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CANCELLED General Admission $25.00 (advance) Gold Circle $40.00 (advance) Tickets $4 more on day-of-show (Gold Circle Seating is the first 3 rows center section; plus 2 aisle seats on each side.) Doors at 7:00 PM Presented by Snazzy Productions Maura O’Connell embodies many paradoxes: lead singer for De Danann, she was not a traditional Celtic singer; […]

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Randy Weston & Billy Harper Duo – “African Rhythms”

Randy Weston & Billy Harper Duo – “African Rhythms”

November 21, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Randy Weston & Billy Harper Duo  - Thursday, November 21 @ 7:00 PM

$30/Adv $33/Door 1/2 Price Night For Students! No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM Supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts New York Times Review by Nate Chinen San Jose Mercury Review by Richard Scheinin “… distinctive and imposing…” – NPRmusic.com Two of the jazz world’s most respected artists, Randy […]

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Stop Fracking Benefit: Keith Greeninger, Clan Dyken and More!

Stop Fracking Benefit: Keith Greeninger, Clan Dyken and More!

November 22, 2013 @ 8:00 PM
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Friday, November 22, 8 PM $20/Advance  $25/Door; $35 Gold Circle Reserved Advance Tickets: www.brownpapertickets.com Doors: 7 PM More info: (831) 469-3184 Presented by The Wheel CompanyA benefit for the California Coalition Against Fracking featuring: Keith Greeninger Clan Dyken Banana Slug String Band John Leopold    

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Slaid Cleaves

Slaid Cleaves

November 23, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
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General Admission $25.00 (advance) Gold Circle $40.00 (advance) Tickets $4 more on day-of-show (Gold Circle Seating is the first 3 rows center section; plus 2 aisle seats on each side.) Tickets available at www.snazzyproductions.com or 831-479-9421 Doors at 7:00 PM Presented by Snazzy Productions Slaid Cleaves‘s musical roots extend back prior to his days playing […]

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Ray Brown’s Great Big Band

Ray Brown’s Great Big Band

November 25, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
Cabrillo College Jazz Combo, Directed by Ray Brown – Thursday, March 13 @ 7:00 PM

at Cabrillo College Crocker Theatre $20; No Comps Tickets: brownpapertickets.com “Sailing aboard this Kayak is an invariably rewarding experience.” – All About Jazz Ray Brown, former Jazz trumpet player and/or arranger for Stan Kenton and Count Basie, brings his Great Big Band, one of the most contemporary and exciting big bands of today, to the […]

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Irish Christmas in America

Irish Christmas in America

November 30, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
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$25/Advance  $27/Door; $22 to Celtic Society Members Advance Tickets: www.brownpapertickets.com and in person at More Music, 512 Front St., Santa Cruz More info: (408) 847-6982 or celtsoc@aol.com Presented by the Celtic Society of Monterey Bay This popular, atmospheric, family-friendly entertainment, rich in history, humor & boundless enthusiasm returns to Santa Cruz bigger & better than […]

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