September 2: Devon Bridgewater & New Nuance

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Devon Leal Bridgewater-violin, trumpet, cornet and flugelhorn, Eric Bart-guitar, Ted Sistrunk-bass * * * Enjoy our straight-ahead jazz take on Hugh Masekela’s “Grazin In The Grass” ; The Fifth Dimension’s “One Less Bell To Answer” ; “A Night In Tunisia” […]

August 5: West Coast Cool Octet

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Frank Smith-tenor sax, Paul Brewer-baritone sax, Denny Monce-trumpet, Mark Witt-trombone, Russ Schmidt-piano, Eric Bart-guitar, Vic Kottner-bass, Bob McKeon-drums This performance will feature the music of Dave Pell, whose legendary 1940’s-era California-based octet employed a who’s-who of West Coast jazz […]

February 18: Royce Murray Jazz Ensemble

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Royce Murray-B3 Organ, Eric Bart-guitar, Tim Robinson-drums Royce Murray’s career has included playing organ for ABC, CBS and NBC television soap operas. As an accomplished songwriter, he collaborated with R&B icon Barry White in the 1970’s. Royce has opened for Tony Monaco, Joey DeFransesco […]

January 28: Sonrisa

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Scott Sadlon-drums, Frank Smith-saxophone/flute,  Joe Corral-flute/percussion, Eric Bart-guitar, Ioannis Goudelis-piano,/accordion, Bob Lashier-bass, Joe Garcia-percussion Led by drummer Scott Sadlon, SONRISA is a collective of some of the most talented jazz musicians in the Phoenix area.  Named after the Spanish word for “Smile” the group […]

January 22 Jazz Matinee: Devon Bridgewater & New Nuance

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 Devon Leal Bridgewater-violin, trumpet, cornet and flugelhorn, Eric Bart-guitar, Ted Sistrunk-bass Devon, Ted and Eric will be performing an enjoyable and exciting concert featuring […]

November 26: Devon Bridgewater & New Nuance

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Devon Leal Bridgewater-violin, trumpet, cornet and flugelhorn, Eric Bart-guitar, Ted Sistrunk-bass Devon and his Nuance Jazz Trio have been a mainstay on the Phoenix jazz scene since 1989.  Devon is a native Phoenician and studied with pianist Charles Lewis while in high school and later […]

September 10: Devon Bridgewater & New Nuance

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Devon Leal Bridgewater-violin, trumpet, cornet and flugelhorn, Eric Bart-guitar, Ted Sistrunk-bass Devon and his Nuance Jazz Trio have been a mainstay on the Phoenix jazz scene since 1989.  Devon is a native Phoenician and studied with pianist Charles Lewis while in high school and […]

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 […]

May 21: Royce Murray Jazz Ensemble

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID Royce Murray-B3 Organ, Jermaine Lockhart-sax, Eric Bart-guitar, Tim Robinson-drums Royce Murray’s career has included playing organ for ABC, CBS and NBC television soap operas. As an accomplished songwriter, he collaborated with R&B icon Barry White in the 1970’s. Royce has opened for Tony Monaco, Joey DeFransesco and the legendary Jimmy […]

March 12 Mainstream Jazz: Sonrisa

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Scott Sadlon-drums/bandleader, Frank Smith-sax/flute, Yanni Goudelis-piano, Eric Bart-guitar, Dwight Kilian-bass, Joe Garcia-percussion Drumming and Dentistry don’t normally have anything to do with each other.  But for Scott Sadlon, it makes perfect sense.  For the last twenty years or so, Scott has been pursuing […]