July 21: Alex Weitz

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Alex Weitz – saxophone/composer, Angelo Versace – piano, Ben Hedquist – bass, Gibb Mandish – drums Saxophonist and composer Alex Weitz began his career in Arizona as a member of the award-winning Tucson Jazz Institute Ellington Band, versing himself in the music of […]

July 15: Pam Morita Quartet

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Pam Morita-piano/vocals, Andy Gross-sax, Ben Hedquist-bass, Tim Robinson-drums Pam Morita got hit with the jazz bug as a graduate classical piano student when she heard Joe Williams sing with the Count Basie Band at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. […]

June 18 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 […]

June 17: The Monica Shriver Jazz Project

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets The Monica Shriver Jazz Project will perform a mixture of classic jazz standards and original compositions, featuring: Monica Shriver-woodwinds, Nick Cooper-trumpet/flugelhorn, Michael Collins-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Erik Teichmann-drums  Monica Shriver is a musician, composer, clinician and teaching artist based in Phoenix, Arizona – www.monicashriver.com . She […]

May 28 Jam Session: Caleb Veazey

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Caleb Veazey-guitar/bandleader, Ben Hedquist-bass, Matt McClintock-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 […]

May 26: The Glenn Zaleski Trio – “Fellowship” CD Release Tour

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $15 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Glenn Zaleski-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Robby Carrillo-drums Zaleski is one of the most in-demand pianists on the New York City jazz scene. Originally from Boylston, MA, Glenn has made a name for himself playing with the likes of Ravi Coltrane, Lage Lund, and […]

May 19: The Nash Composers Coalition

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Eric Rasmussen-alto sax, Mary Petrich-tenor sax, Adam Roberts-tenor sax, Keith Kelly-baritone sax, Megan DeJarnett-trumpet, Jeff Libman-guitar, Matt Williams-vibraphone, Russell Schmidt-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Connor Sample-drums As a follow-up to its highly successful December 2016 debut performance, the Nash Composers Coalition returns […]

May 12: Alex Yuwen & Ross Lewicki

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students (25 & Under, w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Alex Yuwen – tenor saxophone, Ross Lewicki – piano, Ben Hedquist – bass, Matt McClintock – drums Join us for a night of original music from two of Arizona’s most talented emerging jazz artists, Alex Yuwen and Ross Lewicki. Alex Yuwen plays in […]

April 8 Spring Showcase Double Bill: PVCC Afro-Cuban Quintet and 100th Anniversary Tribute to Ella

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets PVCC Afro-Cuban Quintet With Brett Reed, Keith Kelly, Joe Garcia, Ben Hedquist and Ryan Anthony 100th Anniversary Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald With Sherry Roberson, Joel Robin & Friends April 2017 kicks off a year-long celebration of the great Ella Fitzgerald, born 100 years […]

March 10: Glenn White

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Glenn White-saxophone/compositions, Fred Forney-trumpet, Mike Ozuna-guitar, Beth Lederman-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Ryan Anthony-drums A graduate of New England Conservatory, Glenn has performed alongside many notable musicians including Norah Jones, Paul Banks (Interpol), Greg Camp (Smash Mouth), Michael Eisenstein (Melissa Etheridge), Sunnyside Records artist Jamie Baum, Impulse! artist […]