December 8: Brilliant Covers – Nash Composers Coalition performs the music of Thelonious Monk

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Eric Rasmussen – alto sax, Mary Petrich – tenor sax, Adam Roberts – tenor sax, Keith Kelly – baritone sax, Zach Gillespie – cornet, Jeff Libman – guitar, Gabe Hall-Rodrigues – accordion, Russell Schmidt – piano, Ben Hedquist – bass, Connor […]

December 3 Jam Session: Pam Morita

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Pam Morita-piano/bandleader, Ben Hedquist-bass, Dan Tomlinson-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 3 Jazz Matinee: City Jazz/EVJC/PCM

3:00 – 5:00 PM Admission: $10, $5 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets The Power of Three: City Jazz/EVJC/PCM Jazz Ensemble It’s jazz to the power of three as these talented Phoenix-area student groups share a program together for the first time here at The Nash: • City Jazz (directed by Pamela […]

November 24: Union 32 plays The Beatles’ Revolver

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Union/32 Quintet: Keith Kelly – Tenor Saxophone and Flute, Adam Roberts – Tenor and Soprano Saxophone, Brett Reed – Vibraphone, Ben Hedquist – Upright Bass, Conor Sample – Drums and Cymbals A kaleidoscopic view of the great record, taking the audience to unexplored aspects of […]

November 17: George Colligan

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets (CLICK HERE for more info on the FREE George Colligan Masterclass at 3:00 pm) George Colligan-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Micah Hummel-drums George Colligan is not only one of the great jazz pianists of his generation, but he has earned an international reputation […]

October 14: Matt Lennex & The Giants of Jazz

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Matt Lennex-trombone, Adam Roberts-tenor & soprano saxophones, Nick Manson-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Ryan Anthony-drums Matt Lennex & the Giants of Jazz present a tribute to the jazz trombone masters: Johnson, Fontana, Fuller, Nanton, & more. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lalIUq9xfyQ

October 13: Adam Roberts & Wicked Children

7:30 PM Admission: $20. $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Adam Roberts-saxes/effects, Keith Kelly-woodwinds, Matt Lennex-trombone, Michael Collins-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Ryan Anthony-drums Featuring original music from Adam Roberts, as well as songs from Radiohead, The Punch Brothers, tUnE-yArDs, and others.

August 27 Jam Session: Pam Morita

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Pam Morita-piano/bandleader, Ben Hedquist-bass, Ryan Anthony-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 […]

August 26: Michael Kocour Trio

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Mike Kocour-piano, Dr. Ben Hedquist-bass, Dom Moio-drums Come to The Nash and get inside the groove with this tippin’ trio.

July 29: The CleveTet

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Elliot Ventimiglia-sax, Mike Collins-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Cleve Huff-drums Tribute to BeBop Saxophone Giants It features compositions and performance artistry of: Charlie Parker, John Coltrane, Stan Getz, Charles Lloyd, Branford Marsalis, Wayne Shorter, Mike Brecker, Joe Henderson, Sonny Rollins, Sonny Stitt […]