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August 2014

A Tribute to Jerry Garcia

August 1 @ 8:00 PM

Friday, August 1, 8 PM $20/Advance  $25/Door Advance Tickets: www.thewheelcompany.comDoors: 7 PM More info: (831) 469-3184 Presented by The Wheel Company

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Chris Smither

August 3 @ 7:30 PM

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 From his early days as the hot New Orleans transplant in the Boston folk scene, through his wilderness years, to his reemergence in the 1990s as one of America’s most distinctive acoustic performers, Chris Smither has always been his own…

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Lori Rivera presents ‘My Friends’: An evening of Sondheim songs and stories

August 16 @ 7:30 PM

Tickets: $20/Advance Advance Tickets:  www.brownpapertickets.com Doors: 7:00 PM Join Santa Cruz Vocalist Lori Rivera, musical director Colin Hannon and singers Erik Barnes, Danielle Crook, Al Globus, Aimee Paige, Jeremy Thweatt and Sheila Willey at Kuumbwa Jazz Center for an evening of songs by legendary Broadway composer Stephen Sondheim. We will be singing songs from the musicals A Little Night Music, Sweeney Todd, Company, Into The Woods, Sunday In The Park With George, West Side Story, The Frogs and Anyone Can Whistle.

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Kathleen Murray CD Release

August 17 @ 6:30 PM

Doors at 6pm 10$ (online and at the door) Advance Tickets: kathleenmurray.brownpapertickets.com (831)737-3984 Kathleen Murray is a 20 year-old folk singer-songwriter from Santa Cruz, California.  The culmination of influences (Joni Mitchell and Bob Dylan to the current Laura Marling and Fiest) along with the constant desire to create honest music have led to the creation of her debut album, Woodland Voices. Making an album was not something Kathleen saw in her near future.  Songwriting had become a private space where she…

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John Jorgenson Quintet

August 22 @ 7:30 PM

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 Music virtuoso John Jorgenson, known for his blistering guitar licks and mastery of a broad musical palette, has earned a reputation as a world-class musician and guitarist who has collaborated with the likes of Elton John, Luciano Pavarotti, Bonnie Raitt and…

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Funky Friday! Pawn Shop Soul with Simone Cox and M-Tet

August 29 @ 8:30 PM

$10 advance, $15 day of the show Advance Tickets Available through Brown Paper Tickets Doors at 8:00 PM More info: 831 247-1647   or   www.facebook.com Pawn Shop Soul returns to Kuumbwa Jazz to headline a second soulsational Funky Friday! The floor will be cleared for dancers ready to get their freak on with the best live funk and soul in Santa Cruz. First up is the M-Tet, a super tight organ quartet from Oakland. This band will bring your boogie to a rolling boil.…

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September 2014

Laura Love – Big, Bad Gina

September 6 @ 7:30 PM

General Admission $21.00 (advance) Gold Circle $32.00 (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 Laura Love will shake the world. The clincher is her live show…She’s that rare artist who can slip from sensitive folk to hip-hop without skipping a beat.” -Utne Reader Media, fans and record labels have struggled to define this inimitable musician’s…

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The Bills

September 10 @ 7:30 PM

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 From the beautiful West Coast of Canada comes The Bills, renowned among fans of all ages for their instrumental virtuosity, lush vocal arrangements, exuberant live performances, evocative songwriting, and a refreshing sound that transcends musical boundaries and defies simple categorization.…

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The Coffis Brothers Tribute to The Everly Brothers

September 27 @ 7:30 PM

General Admission $21.00 (advance) Gold Circle $32.00 (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 The Coffis Brothers & The Mountain Men are five young men from the Santa Cruz Mountains and they have been playing around the Bay Area and beyond since 2010. The band consists of Jamie Coffis (Vocals, Keyboard, ) Kellen Coffis…

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