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Louis Hayes & the Cannonball Adderley Legacy Band feat. Vincent Herring & Jeremy Pelt

Louis Hayes & the Cannonball Adderley Legacy Band feat. Vincent Herring & Jeremy Pelt

December 2, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Louis Hayes and the Cannonball Adderley Legacy Band - Monday, December 2 @ 7:00 PM

$25/Adv $28/Door No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “… (one) of jazz’s most exciting, imaginative drummers.” – JazzTimes Louis Hayes’ Cannonball Adderley Legacy Band pays tribute to the music of the great Cannonball Adderley Quintet, one of the most popular jazz groups of the ’60s and early ’70s. Cannonball’s quintet was that […]

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Joey DeFrancesco and the Vibe

Joey DeFrancesco and the Vibe

December 5, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Joey DeFrancesco and the Vibe – Thursday, December 5 @ 7:00 and 9:00 PM

$25/Adv $28/Door No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “…ebullient virtuosity…” – JazzTimes A prodigious talent at an early age, organist Joey DeFrancesco was playing his own gigs at the age of ten with legendary musicians such as Philly Joe Jones and Hank Mobley, and signed his first recording contract at sixteen. After playing […]

Joey DeFrancesco and the Vibe

Joey DeFrancesco and the Vibe

December 5, 2013 @ 9:00 PM
Joey DeFrancesco and the Vibe – Thursday, December 5 @ 7:00 and 9:00 PM

$25/Adv $28/Door No Comps Doors at 8:30 PM “…ebullient virtuosity…” – JazzTimes A prodigious talent at an early age, organist Joey DeFrancesco was playing his own gigs at the age of ten with legendary musicians such as Philly Joe Jones and Hank Mobley, and signed his first recording contract at sixteen. After playing piano in Miles Davis’ 1980s […]

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Patt Casion and IOC featuring Tammi Brown

Patt Casion and IOC featuring Tammi Brown

December 6, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
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$20.00 Advance Tickets: www.inticketing.com Doors: 7:00 PM For more information: e-mail: pattsc31@gmail.com or call 831-601-7113 Opening Set will be John Nava & His Latin Jazz Collective  IOC includes : Richard Hall -Key’s/vocals, John Wineglass -Violin, John Nava – percussion, Darrin Thomas-drums, Tarell Martin-drums…. Patt Casion’s tone is warm yet assertive a peculiar mixture of Coltrane, Shorter and […]

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DecemberChild Benefit: Superior Olive, Aynsley Dunbar, David & Liinda Laflamme of It’s a Beautiful Day

DecemberChild Benefit: Superior Olive, Aynsley Dunbar, David & Liinda Laflamme of It’s a Beautiful Day

December 7, 2013 @ 7:00 PM

Tickets: $20 Advance Tickets: http://stillfumin.com/stillfuminstore.html and at Offshore Music at 926 Soquel Ave in Santa Cruz. Doors: 6:30 PM More info: www.decemberchild.org Superior Olive led by Tom Savell will be performing their unique blend of rock originals and deep classic covers. They will be joined on stage by several musical celebrity guests, including renowned drummer Aynsley Dunbar, who can […]

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Bay Area Flamenco presents: Zambomba Gitana

Bay Area Flamenco presents: Zambomba Gitana

December 8, 2013 @ 6:00 PM
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$45/Premium seating (first 3 rows) $25/General seating Advance tickets: zambomba.eventbrite.com Doors: 5:00 PM More info: 510-444-2820 Featuring Paella Party In the patio from 5:00 – 6:00 PM ZAMBOMBA GITANA will feature an ensemble of flamenco musicians and dancers from Jerez de la Frontera, Spain including José Gálvez “El Duende” “El Pele” María “Chacha” Bermúdez Kina Méndez Angelita Agujetas Antonio […]

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The Pedrito Martinez Group

The Pedrito Martinez Group

December 9, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Pedrito Martinez Group – Monday, December 9 @ 7:00 PM

$25/Adv $28/Door No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM Sponsored by Erik’s DeliCafé“… an incomparable performer.”  –New York Times Cuban vocalist and percussionist Pedrito Martinez has been performing onstage since he was eleven-years-old, and it shows through his high-energy concerts. Now based in New York City, Martinez has established himself among the musical […]

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Aoife O’Donovan

Aoife O’Donovan

December 11, 2013 @ 7:30 PM
Aoife O'Donovan – Wednesday, December 11 @ 7:30 PM

$20/Adv $23/Door Sponsored by Santa Cruz Coffee Roasters Doors and dinner beginning at 6:30 PM “…modest rusticity, but as sophisticated as they come.” – New York Times Well-known for her role in alternative bluegrass band, Crooked Still, vocalist/songwriter/guitarist Aoife O’Donovan (pronounced EE- f ah) now steps to the fore with her debut solo album, Fossils. […]

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The Kalae Miles–Davis Project

The Kalae Miles–Davis Project

December 12, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
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$15/Advance  $18/Door Advance tickets online at: www.brownpapertickets.com and at the following outlets: -   Pono Hawaiian Grill 120 Union St  Santa Cruz, CA 95060  (831) 426-7666 -   Element Home Furnishings 723 Soquel Ave  Santa Cruz, CA 95062  (831) 426-6102 -   Logos Books & Records 1117 Pacific Ave  Santa Cruz, CA 95060  (831) 427-5100 -   Aloha Island Grille 1700 Portola Dr  Santa Cruz, CA 95062  (831) […]

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Bob Dylan Tribute

Bob Dylan Tribute

December 13, 2013 @ 8:00 PM
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Friday, December 13, 8 PM $20/Advance  $25/Door Advance Tickets: www.thewheelcompany.com Doors: 7 PM More info: (831) 469-3184 Presented by The Wheel Company

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A Tribute to Neil Young

A Tribute to Neil Young

December 14, 2013 @ 8:00 PM
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Saturday, December 14, 8 PM $20/Advance  $25/Door Advance Tickets: www.thewheelcompany.com Doors: 7 PM More info: (831) 469-3184 Presented by The Wheel Company

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Charlie Hunter & Scott Amendola Duo

Charlie Hunter & Scott Amendola Duo

December 16, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Charlie Hunter & Scott Amendola Duo – Monday, December 16 @ 7:00 and 9:00 PM

$23/Adv $26/Door Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM Sponsored by The Offbeats “…improvisers plying new genre-less waters…” – San Jose Mercury Seven-string guitar master Charlie Hunter has been playing with drummer Scott Amendola since the 1990s, when they were two-thirds of the acclaimed jam-band-meets-jazz Charlie Hunter Trio. Following up on their duo release Not Getting […]

Charlie Hunter & Scott Amendola Duo

Charlie Hunter & Scott Amendola Duo

December 16, 2013 @ 9:00 PM
Charlie Hunter & Scott Amendola Duo – Monday, December 16 @ 7:00 and 9:00 PM

$23/Adv $26/Door Doors at 8:30 PM Sponsored by The Offbeats “…improvisers plying new genre-less waters…” – San Jose Mercury Seven-string guitar master Charlie Hunter has been playing with drummer Scott Amendola since the 1990s, when they were two-thirds of the acclaimed jam-band-meets-jazz Charlie Hunter Trio. Following up on their duo release Not Getting Behind Is The […]

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Jesse Scheinin and Forever

Jesse Scheinin and Forever

December 19, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Jesse Scheinin and Forever – Thursday, December 19 @ 7:00 PM

CD Release Concert $12/Adv $15/Door Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “…art pop with orchestral inclinations…” – The Deli Magazine One of the most esteemed alumni of Kuumbwa Jazz’s education programs (first as a participant in our Summer Jazz Camp, then as a member of the Kuumbwa Jazz Honor Band), saxophonist Jesse Scheinin returns […]

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Windham Hill Winter Solstice 2013: Barbara Higbie, Liz Story, Lisa Lynne, George Tortorelli, Aryeh Frankfurter

Windham Hill Winter Solstice 2013: Barbara Higbie, Liz Story, Lisa Lynne, George Tortorelli, Aryeh Frankfurter

December 20, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
Windham Hill Winter Solstice 2013 – Friday, December 20 @ 7:00 PM.

SOLD OUT! $25/Adv $28/Door No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM Sponsored by Radiology Medical Group“… full of life and brilliant…” – San Francisco Chronicle The Windham Hill Winter Solstice Celebration has become an annual event featuring three popular Windham Hill artists: pianist Liz Story, a three-time Grammy nominee; fiddler/pianist/vocalist Barbara Higbie, also […]

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