September 23 Jam Session: Dave Henning

6:00 – 9:00 PM $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Dave Henning-piano/bandleader, Dennis Sexton-bass, Cleve Huff-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 […]

April 15 Jazz Matinee: Tom Finklea Trio with Sherry Roberson

3:00 – 5:00 PM $20 General, $15 Seniors (60+), $10 Students w/ ID, JiA Lifetime members & youth under age 12 admitted FREE CLICK HERE for tickets Tom Finklea-piano, Dennis Sexton-bass, Bruce Stodola-drums, with Sherry Roberson-vocals Highly respected, swinging, inventive jazz pianist Tom Finklea will make his Nash debut as a leader for this special […]

June 11 Special Event: Francine Reed

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID Francine Reed-vocals, Jim Henry-trumpet, Joel Robin-piano, Eric Bart-guitar, Dennis Sexton-bass, Julian Goldenthal-drums Valley Legend Francine Reed Returns! From the mid-1970s through the early 90s, Francine reigned as the most popular jazz and blues vocalist in the Valley.  In fact, she was still winning New Times/Best […]

January 30 Mainstream Jazz: Quintette EON

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Dan Pinson-sax, Ioannis Goudelis-piano, Eric Bart-guitar, Dennis Sexton-bass, Cleve Huff-drums Eon originated at one of The Nash’s Sunday jam sessions, when Phoenix Jazz veterans Ioannis Goudelis (piano, accordion) Dan Pinson (flute, soprano/alto/tenor saxophones), Dennis Sexton (electric bass), and Cleve Huff (drums) came together […]