September 12: Lewis Nash & Friends

7:30 PM $25, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Joe Corral-flute, Frank Smith-sax/flute, Fred Forney-trumpet, Charles Lewis-piano, Dwight Kilian-bass, Lewis Nash- drums Lewis Nash & Friends is the new iteration of The Lewis Nash Pro Jam. It is more of an invitational format, still allowing for the participation of top […]

March 10: Sonrisa

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Scott Sadlon-drums, Frank Smith-saxophone/flute,  Joe Corral-flute/percussion, Mike Ozuna-guitar, Ioannis Goudelis-piano,/accordion, Ted Sistrunk-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” […]

January 20: The Frank Smith Cool Jazz Quintet

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Frank Smith-tenor sax, Denny Monce-trumpet, Mark DeCozio-piano, Ted Sistrunk-bass, Bob McKeon-drums This performance will cover a wide sample of the West Coast Cool era. It will feature the music of Dave Pell, whose legendary 1950’s-era California-based octet employed a who’s-who of […]

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 […]

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 […]

October 16 Sunday Jazz Matinee: Charles Lewis Quintet

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 Charles Lewis-piano, Joe Corral-flute, Frank Smith-sax/flute, Dwight Kilian-bass, Dom Moio-drums Few names in the jazz community command more respect than Charles Lewis, the first […]

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 […]

November 12: Frank Smith (the Soulful Sax Guy) & Home Cookin’

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Frank Smith, (the Soulful Sax Guy) and Home Cookin’ do a tribute to the soulful sax players! We will be featuring the music of King Curtiss, Hank Crawford, Maceo Parker, Stanley Turrentine, Eddie Harris and David Sanborn. Home Cookin’ has […]

October 24 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, Robert Lashier-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 both […]

June 13 Mainstream Jazz: Frank Smith (the Soulful Sax Guy) & Home Cookin’

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Frank Smith, (the Soulful Sax Guy) and Home Cookin’ do a tribute to the soulful sax players! We will be featuring the music of King Curtiss, Hank Crawford, Maceo Parker, Stanley Turrentine, Eddie Harris and David Sanborn. Home Cookin’ has […]