January 6: Jonathan Starks – Petite 3

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Travis Bliss-saxophone, Shane Simpson-piano, Jonathan Starks-drums Petite 3 is the collective name of three friends and New England Conservatory alums: pianist Shane Simpson, saxophonist Travis Bliss, and drummer Jonathan Starks. As a band, they are dedicated to performing early jazz reminiscent […]

January 8: Jonathan Starks – “That’s Illegal” Trio

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets That’s Illegal: Jonathan Elbaz-piano, Zach Levine-bass, Jonathan Starks-drums “The three of us met in the fall of 2014 at the New England Conservatory of music. After one jam session, something clicked and we knew we had something special. Since then […]

December 27 Jam Session: Andrew Schiller

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Andrew Schiller-bass/bandleader, Alex Oliverio-guitar, Jonathan Starks-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 […]

August 28: Will Goble

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Will Goble – bass, Brice Winston- saxophone, Mike Kocour- piano, Jonathan Starks – drums Will Goble is steadily carving out a unique space for himself as a bassist and bandleader. Driven by a genuine love for group interaction and a positive […]

August 14: Jonathan Starks – Birdseed

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Jonathan Stark-drums, Chris Light-alto sax, Eric Rasmussen-alto sax, Alex Oliverio-guitar, Ben Hedquist-bass BIRDSEED Jonathan Starks has become a household name in the ever-growing Phoenix jazz community. Currently on summer break, residing in Mesa, he will be returning to Boston’s New England […]

August 8 Mainstream Jazz: Eric Rasmussen Quartet plays the music of John Coltrane

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Eric Rasmussen – sax, Matt Williams – piano, Will Goble – bass, Jon Starks – drums The Eric Rasmussen Quartet will be performing music from the legacy of saxophone icon, John Coltrane. CLICK HERE for The Nash BYOB policy

March 19: Rusty Salamander

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Matt Williams – piano, Alex Meltzer – bass, Jonathan Starks – drums The name Rusty Salamander comes from a series of events that could have drastically changed group leader, Matt Williams’ life.  We will perform an original suite written to portray these […]

December 26 Contemporary Jazz: Andrew Schiller

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Andrew Schiller – bass, Eric Rasmussen – sax, Jonathan Starks – drums Andrew Schiller is currently residing in Brooklyn, NY after finishing a master’s degree in jazz bass performance at the New England Conservatory. A native of Phoenix, he graduated […]

June 27 Contemporary Jazz: Eric Rasmussen

7:30 – 10:00 PM Admission: $10 General, $5 Students with ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets! Eric Rasmussen – alto saxophone, Jacob Lauxman – guitar, Ben Hedquist – bass, Jonathan Starks – drums Performing all-original music! Don’t miss this special night of jazz at The Nash. BYOB CLICK HERE for The Nash BYOB policy

April 4 First Friday: The Lappitt-Rocha Septet

7:30 – 10:00 PM FREE Admission! Jeremy Lappitt – alto saxophone, Mike Rocha – trumpet, Ryan Haines – trombone, Jacob Lauxman – guitar, Chris Peña – piano, Chris Finet – bass, Jonathan Starks – drums The Lappitt-Rocha Septet is based in Los Angeles, California. Comprised of some of the finest up and coming jazz musicians […]