Roberto Fonseca

$25/Adv $30/Door No Comps Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “…a real talent.” – NPR The most exciting star in today’s Cuban music scene, Roberto Fonseca won worldwide recognition when he replaced the late Rubén González as pianist with the famed Buena Vista Social Club. He ended up becoming the star of the show. [...]

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Expansions: The Dave Liebman Group

$25/Adv $30/Door No Comps ½ Price Night for Students. Tickets available at the door with valid I.D. Sponsored by Mateo Lettunich “… an adventurous new ensemble” – International Review of Music  Saxophonist Dave Liebman’s career reaches back to the halcyon days of the late ’60s jazz/rock movement as a former member of Ten Wheel Drive. [...]


Eric Revis Quartet

$22/Adv $27/Door Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “[A] mix of familiarity and the unknown…” – DownBeat When you’ve been accompanying Branford Marsalis on bass for the better part of twenty years, you’re bound to become adept at facilitating a collective vision, but as a bandleader Eric Revis branches out with an improvisational touch [...]

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Karrin Allyson Trio

$25/Adv $30/Door Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “…utter musical fearlessness…” – The Los Angeles Times Karrin Allyson sails through musical genres as easily as a chameleon changes colors. From the Great American songbook to Brazilian jazz melodies, pop music selections, and the innovations of American jazz composers Coltrane, Ellington, and Monk, the four-time [...]

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Toulouse Engelhardt “Segovia of Surf”

Tickets $20 Advance Tickets: More info: or 949-395-2398 Penned the “Segovia of Surf” by music critics, TOULOUSE ENGELHARDT, the celebrated fingerstyle guitar virtuoso, composer and humorist was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, but has lived the majority of his years in Southern California beach culture. Toulouse Engelhardt has earned accolades from serious critics of [...]


A Tribute to Bob Dylan

$20/Advance  $25/Door Advance Tickets: www.thewheelcompany.comDoors: 7 PM More info: (831) 469-3184 Presented by The Wheel Company Come out and celebrate the music of one of our generations most iconic singer songwriters BOB DYLAN, at the Kuumbwa Jazz Center onNovember 7th with some very talented local musicians including The Mcoy Tyler band and Tammi Brown.  We will have some [...]

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Pacific Mambo Orchestra

At the Cocoanut Grove Ballroom @ Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk $30/Adv $35/Doors No Comps Doors: 7:00 PM Free Salsa dance lesson with Mario Avila begins at 7:30 PM Ticket holders must be 21 and over to attend this event. Sponsored by Wells Fargo Bank Media Sponsors: Good & KUSP 88.9 FM “…evolving the Latin Big Band [...]


A Hawaiian Evening with Jerry Santos & Friends

Tickets: $25/Adv $30/Door Advance Tickets: Element Home Furnishings, 723 Soquel Ave. Santa Cruz, (831) 426-6102 or by phone (831) 435-0909 Doors: 4:30 PM More info: (831) 435-0909 In 1973 Jerry Santos of Kane’ohe, O’ahu & Robert Beaumont alsoof O’ahu started a group called “Olomana”…..after the untimely death of Beaumont in March of 1982, Santos added [...]

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California Guitar Trio + Montreal Guitar Trio

$30/Adv $35/Door No Comp Tix Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM Sponsored by Romney Dunbar/100 Mile Meals “…winning, energetic…” – Los Angeles Times Featuring six virtuoso guitarists from Japan, Canada, Belgium, and the United States, the California Guitar Trio and the Montreal Guitar Trio fuse together over forty years of combined playing experience. A [...]


Brian Fitzgerald: The Working Musician – What happens after you get the gig?

Master Class Series FREE Doors: 6:30 PM You finally got the gig, now what? This class will focus on answering that question along with many of the other related, but often ignored “business” end of making music and will provide some useful tools and information delivered with a lighthearted approach to functioning as a professional [...]

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