February 12 Jazz Matinee: Francine Reed

3:00 – 5:00 PM Admission: $25, $20 Seniors, $15 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Francine Reed-vocals, Jim Henry-trumpet, Stan Sorenson-guitar, Joel Robin-piano, Bob Lashier-bass, Ted Connell-drums 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 […]

September 24 Special Event: Francine Reed

7:30 PM Admission: $25, $13 Students w/ ID Francine Reed-vocals, Jim Henry-trumpet, Joel Robin-piano, Stan Sorenson-guitar, Bob Lashier-bass, Dan Tomlinson-drums 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 of Phoenix awards  after she moved to […]

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 […]

August 15 Mainstream Jazz: Papa John DeFrancesco

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Papa John DeFrancesco – B3 Organ, Jim Henry – trumpet, Mike Ozuna – guitar, Joe Costello – drums The father of renowned jazz organist Joey DeFrancesco, “Papa John” had his career revived when his son’s success helped bring about the renaissance of […]

August 31 Special Event: Diana Lee CD Release Party

3:00 – 5:00 PM Admission: $20 (includes CD) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Diana Lee-vocals, Dave Baradic-keys, Felix Sainz-bass, Greg Warner-drums & Dennis Rowland – vocals, with special guests: Paul Sherman- piano, Justin Brotman – bass, Charles Lewis – piano, Jim Henry- trumpet/ flugelhorn, Paul Darrow- piano A little about Diana Lee: Born and raised in the ‘Valley of the Sun’ (Phoenix, […]