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” […]

February 11 Jam Session: Ioannis Goudelis

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Ioannis Goudelis-piano/bandleader, Mario Mendivil-bass, John Lewis-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 […]

January 27 Special Engagement: The Mike Vax/Ron Romm Collaboration CD Release Party

7:30 PM $35 *V.I.P. (each), $30 Premium, $25 General. (Student ticket: $20; Gallery Seats only.) All seats reserved. *VIP front section, 4-seat table purchase required. Only 4 VIP tables available. CLICK HERE for tickets All Seats Reserved: $35 *V.I.P. (each), $30, $25. (Student ticket: $20; Gallery Seats only.) *VIP front section, 4-seat table purchase required. […]

December 15: A Tribute to Mongo Santamaria

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets  Tribute to Mongo Santamaria (Latin Jazz/Boogaloo Music from the 1970s) Paul Brewer-saxophone/flute, Ioannis Goudelis-piano, Bob Lashier-bass, Dom Moio-drums, Joe Garcia-percussion Ramón “Mongo” Santamaría Rodríguez (April 7, 1917 – February 1, 2003) was a rumba quinto master and an Afro-Cuban Latin jazz percussionist. […]

November 16 3rd Thursday Happy Hour: Ioannis Goudelis

5:00 – 8:00 PM CLICK HERE for tickets Ioannis Goudelis-piano, Mike King-bass, Dom Moio-drums Composer and pianist Ioannis Goudelis has performed on Jimmy Kimmel “Live” and he has recorded, performed, opened up concerts or toured with artists such as Stevie Wonder, James Newton Howard, World Party, Ray Price, Dierks Bentley, Mike Stern, Bobby Broom, Ron […]

September 17 Jazz Matinee: Dr. Jesse McGuire

3:00 – 5:00 PM Admission: $20 General, $15 Seniors (60+), $10 Students w/ ID, JiA Lifetime members & youth under age 12 admitted FREE CLICK HERE for advance tickets Dr. Jesse McGuire-trumpet/flugelhorn, Ioannis Goudelis-piano, Chris Finet-bass, Dowell Davis-drums Classic acoustic Jazz featuring Dr. Jesse McGuire on Trumpet & Flugelhorn, and three world-class accompanists, Ioannis Goudelis on […]

August 17 Third Thursday Happy Hour: Mike Vax

5:00 – 8:00 PM CLICK HERE for advance tickets Mike Vax, Ron Romm-trumpet/flugelhorn, Joel Robin, Yanni Goudelis-piano, Jack Petersen-guitar, Selwyn Reams-bass, Cleve Huff-drums Mike Vax is an International Artist for the Getzen Musical Instrument Company. He is also a Summit Records recording artist. He has played lead and solo trumpet with the Stan Kenton Orchestra, the Clark Terry […]

August 6 Jazz Matinee: Michael Powers

3:00 – 5:00 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Michael Powers-guitar, Ioannis Goudelis-piano, Mario Mendivil-bass, Joe Costello-drums Michael was born in New York City in 1960, but grew up in the San Francisco Bay area. His musical career began as therapy, when at the age of 15 […]

July 30 Jam Session: Ioannis Goudelis

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Ioannis Goudelis-piano/bandleader, Mario Mendivil-bass, John Lewis-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 2 First Friday: Mode for Joe – The Music of Joe Henderson

7:30 – 10:30 PM Free Admission Brice Winston-sax, Ioannis Goudelis-piano, Chris Finet-bass, John Lewis-drums Jazz saxophonist and composer Joe Henderson could best be described as a renaissance man. Creating a style unique from the dominant saxophonists of his early career -namely John Coltrane and Sonny Rollins – Henderson became the consummate leader and sideman. His […]