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

Ray Brown’s Great Big Band – GBB @ 25

At Cabrillo College Crocker Theatre $20; No Comp Tix Tickets: brownpapertickets.com “The Bay Area’s “A” List Musicians” – All About Jazz Ray Brown’s Great Big Band returns to the Cabrillo College Crocker Theater to celebrate its 25th year of extraordinary big band Jazz. The band possesses a unique musical personality as evidenced by its book, [...]

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John Craigie

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.comor 831-479-9421 Doors at 7:00 PM Presented by Snazzy Productions For the past decade, John Craigie has “lived the life romantic” of a continuously touring [...]

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Tammy Hall & Lisa Ferraro, w/Special Guest Houston Person

$25/Adv $30/Door Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM Sponsored by Gordon and Teresa Pusser, Swift Street ArtWorkSpace “… warm and persuasive and a listener’s delight.” – Marian McPartland, Piano Jazz NPR Described by Houston Person as “one soulful lady,” ace pianist Tammy Hall is a Bay Area treasure who has performed with many top [...]

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Stra Love 25 featuring Linda Tillery and Rhiannon

$25/Adv $30/Door No Comp Tix Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “…redefines the word versatile.” – The Los Angeles Times Twenty-five years ago the first version of the all-vocal group, Voicestra, was formed. The brainchild of innovative singer Bobby McFerrin, Voicestra brought together the talents of 12 accomplished voices whose inventive singing celebrated the [...]

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Django Reinhardt All-Stars featuring Dorado Schmitt

$30/Adv $35/Door No Comp Tix Sponsored by Drew Miller, Digital Benefits Advisors – Santa Cruz ½ Price Night for Students. Tickets at the door only. Doors at 8:30 PM “Gypsy jazz at its finest…” – International Review of Music Guitarist/violinist Dorado Schmitt is the finest contemporary purveyor of Django Reinhardt’s gypsy-jazz tradition. Schmitt acquired his musical skills while [...]

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Django Reinhardt All-Stars featuring Dorado Schmitt

SOLD OUT! Click on the blue Buy Tickets button to purchase 9:00 PM tickets. $30/Adv $35/Door No Comp Tix Sponsored by Drew Miller, Digital Benefits Advisors – Santa Cruz Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “Gypsy jazz at its finest…” – International Review of Music Guitarist/violinist Dorado Schmitt is the finest contemporary purveyor of Django Reinhardt’s [...]

The Bad Plus; Friday, December 5, 2014

The Bad Plus Friday, December 5, 2014 Kuumbwa Jazz Center “…somewhere between refreshing and downright awe-inspiring.” – CMJ Monthly The Bad Plus has a well-earned reputation for pushing the limits of what constitutes a jazz trio. Known for quirky originals and inspired takes on classic rock songs, their tenth album, Inevitable Western, continues the band’s commitment to what [...]

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Chester CT Thompson and Powerhouse with special guest Tammi Brown

$22/Adv $27/Door ½ Price Night for Students. Tickets at the door only Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “Earthy, energetic and exciting.” – Carlos Santana Oklahoma-born organist Chester Thompson started playing at the age of five and has gone on to lead a career that would be the envy of any sideman, including a [...]

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Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas

$20/Advance  $22/Door; $18 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 Celebrating the recent release of their fourth CD, ‘Abundance,’ the dazzling & dynamic duo Fraser & Haas return to Kuumbwa presenting a full-length [...]

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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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