July 22 Jam Session: Alex Oliverio

6:00 – 9:00 PM $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Alex Oliverio-guitar/bandleader Every Sunday the true spirit of jazz plays out on stage at The Nash, as student and pro musicians play together, unrehearsed, in a variety of combinations. There’s always a solid core trio. […]

June 28: Mike Kocour & The Bebop All-Stars

7:30 PM $10, $5 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Mike Kocour-piano, Alex Oliverio-guitar, Ellis Green-bass, Jacob Eary-drums We’ll be playing the music of Charlie Parker, Tadd Dameron, Benny Golson, Wes Montgomery, Lee Konitz, Fats Navarro, Miles Davis, and a few ballads from the American Songbook.

June 8: Alex Oliverio

7:30 PM $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Alex Oliverio-guitar, Ben Hedquist-bass, Jacob Eary-drums Recently returned from Seattle where he earned his Master’s of Music from the University of Washington, Alex Oliverio will be playing new music with old friends.  Both sets will feature new original compositions as well as […]

December 27: Cody Rowlands, Paul-Eirik Melhus & Friends – Home For the Holidays

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Cody Rowlands-trumpet, Paul-Eirik Melhus-sax, Alex Oliverio-guitar, Andrew Schiller-bass, Micah Hummel-drums Come hear some of the most talented alums of The Nash community, home for the holidays on break from some of the nation’s most prestigious jazz colleges — featuring Cody Rowlands-trumpet, Paul-Eirik Melhus-sax, Micah Hummel drums […]

August 19: The Sunshine Ensemble

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Chris Light-alto sax, Eric Rasmussen-alto sax, Alex Oliverio-guitar, Matt Williams-rhodes/piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Jon Starks-drums The Sunshine Ensemble will be presenting a new set of music, along with arrangements of John Fahey tunes as well as new arrangements of songs from Nautabot’s album.

December 27 Jam Session: Andrew Schiller

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Andrew Schiller-bass/bandleader, Alex Oliverio-guitar, Jonathan Starks-drums Every Sunday the true spirit of jazz plays out on stage at The Nash, as student and pro musicians play together, unrehearsed, in a variety of combinations. There’s always […]

December 22: Nautabot CD Release Party

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $10, $5 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Alex Oliverio-guitar, Matt Williams-vibraphone, Aleksey Izotov-piano/Fender Rhodes/synth, Alex Meltzer-bass, Jordan Tompkins-drums, Micah Hummel-drums Join Nautabot as they release their self titled debut album! Nautabot is comprised of a diverse group of emerging artists that aim to push the stylistic boundaries of jazz, and provide high energy, […]

December 20 Jazz In AZ Party: Mary Petrich CD Release

3:00 – 5:00 PM Admission: $15 General, $12 Seniors (60+), $10  JiA Members, $5 Students w/ ID, JiA Lifetime members & youth under age 12 admitted FREE CLICK HERE for advance tickets Mary Petrich-saxophones, Alex Oliverio-guitar, Sean Brogan-bass, Ryan Anthony-drums As a saxophonist Mary Petrich has been performing professionally and teaching since the age of 18. She holds a Master’s […]

August 14: Jonathan Starks – Birdseed

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Jonathan Stark-drums, Chris Light-alto sax, Eric Rasmussen-alto sax, Alex Oliverio-guitar, Ben Hedquist-bass BIRDSEED Jonathan Starks has become a household name in the ever-growing Phoenix jazz community. Currently on summer break, residing in Mesa, he will be returning to Boston’s New England […]

June 26 Contemporary Jazz: Nautabot

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Alex Oliverio- guitar, Aleksey Izotov – piano/Fender Rhodes,  Matt Williams – vibraphone, Alex Meltzer – bass, Micah Hummel – drums, Jordan Tompkins – drums Nautabot is an “indie jazz” band, who’s members are a diverse group of emerging artists that […]