October 13: Adam Roberts & Wicked Children

7:30 PM Admission: $20. $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Adam Roberts-saxes/effects, Keith Kelly-woodwinds, Matt Lennex-trombone, Michael Collins-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Ryan Anthony-drums Featuring original music from Adam Roberts, as well as songs from Radiohead, The Punch Brothers, tUnE-yArDs, and others.

June 9: Ask Not

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Keith Kelly-woodwinds, Jon Armstrong-woodwinds/bass, Ari Chersky-guitar, Doug Stewart-bass, Shuan Lowecki-drums Ask Not is a collection of improvising musicians led by Keith Kelly (woodwinds).  Jon Armstrong (woodwinds, bass), Ari Chersky (guitar), Doug Stewart (bass, piano), and Shaun Lowecki (drums, piano) bring […]

May 19: The Nash Composers Coalition

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Eric Rasmussen-alto sax, Mary Petrich-tenor sax, Adam Roberts-tenor sax, Keith Kelly-baritone sax, Megan DeJarnett-trumpet, Jeff Libman-guitar, Matt Williams-vibraphone, Russell Schmidt-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Connor Sample-drums As a follow-up to its highly successful December 2016 debut performance, the Nash Composers Coalition returns […]

May 5 First Friday: The Scorpion Decides

7:30 – 10:30 PM Free Admission Keith Kelly – woodwinds, Branson NeJame – rhodes, synth, Jerome Salazar – electric bass, Nathan Hubbard – drumkit The Scorpion Decides is a contemporary jazz group with members now living in San Diego and Phoenix. The Scorpion Decides make music that combines free jazz dialect, breakbeat science and electronic manipulation. The […]

April 14: Will Goble’s AudioDrama Octet

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Will Goble-bassist and composer, Eric Rasmussen-alto saxophone, Mary Petrich-tenor and soprano saxophone, Keith Kelly-bass clarinet, Steve McCallister-trombone, Jeff Libman-guitar, Matt Williams-piano, Ryan Anthony-drums “Audio Drama,” bassist Will Goble’s newest undertaking on the heels of his 2016 release “Consider The Blues,” is a collection of large ensemble […]

April 8 Spring Showcase Double Bill: PVCC Afro-Cuban Quintet and 100th Anniversary Tribute to Ella

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets PVCC Afro-Cuban Quintet With Brett Reed, Keith Kelly, Joe Garcia, Ben Hedquist and Ryan Anthony 100th Anniversary Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald With Sherry Roberson, Joel Robin & Friends April 2017 kicks off a year-long celebration of the great Ella Fitzgerald, born 100 years […]

February 17: Running From Bears CD Release Party

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Eric Rasmussen-alto saxophone, Adam Roberts-tenor/soprano sax, Keith Kelly-tenor/baritone sax, Jeff Libman-guitar, Ben Hedquist-bass, Ryan Anthony-drums Forged from a dangerous combination of modern jazz, iron ore and rabies, Running From Bears came into being after a fateful lightning storm in early summer of […]

December 9: Nash Composers Coalition – Debut Performance!

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Eric Rasmussen-alto sax, Mary Petrich-tenor sax, Adam Roberts-tenor sax, Keith Kelly-baritone sax, Megan DeJarnett-trumpet, Jeff Libman-guitar, Matt Williams-vibraphone, Russell Schmidt-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Connor Sample-drums Ten composers. Ten performers. Ten premieres. Developed as a fresh, creative outlet for Phoenix jazz artists, the Nash […]

December 2 First Friday: The Scorpion Decides

7:30 – 10:30 PM Free Admission Keith Kelly – woodwinds, Branson NeJame – rhodes, synth, Jerome Salazar – electric bass, Nathan Hubbard – drumkit The Scorpion Decides is a contemporary jazz group with members now living in San Diego and Phoenix. The Scorpion Decides make music that combines free jazz dialect, breakbeat science and electronic manipulation. The […]

April 2 Hot Dogs & Jazz: Jazz For Families

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Admission: $5 CLICK HERE for advance tickets Kids and their parents will enjoy this perfect 45 minute intro to jazz as an all-star group of Nash musicians performs a wide array of jazz styles, explores the different kinds of sounds and moods each of their instruments can produce and shares […]