June 28: Mike Kocour & The Bebop All-Stars

7:30 PM $10, $5 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Mike Kocour-piano, Alex Oliverio-guitar, Ellis Green-bass, Jacob Eary-drums We’ll be playing the music of Charlie Parker, Tadd Dameron, Benny Golson, Wes Montgomery, Lee Konitz, Fats Navarro, Miles Davis, and a few ballads from the American Songbook.

March 28 Pro Jam Session: Lewis Nash

7:30 PM CLICK HERE for tickets Mike Kocour-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Lewis Nash-drums Pro Jazz Jam at The Nash for professional jazz musicians and advanced students. The public is invited to hear some of the best players in the Valley and beyond as they enjoy this essential tradition of jazz: the jam session, led by none other than world-renowned drummer and […]

March 23: Jeff Libman

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 OLLI members & Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Jeff Libman-guitar, Mike Kocour-Hammond organ, Dom Moio-drums Jeff Libman is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Jazz Studies at Arizona State University. He holds a PhD in Music Education from ASU. Libman is Vice President of the board of […]

February 9: Juli Wood

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Juli Wood-sax/vocals, Mike Kocour-organ, Jeff Libman-guitar, Mike Schlick-drums “Wood, after all, owns a big and burly tone on tenor, her husky sound, deep rhythmic accents and prolific phrasemaking consistently commanding attention.” – HOWARD REICH, CHICAGO TRIBUNE Juli Wood plays alto, tenor, and […]

February 7: ASU Jazz Faculty Showcase

CLICK HERE for tickets Allan Chase, Bryon Ruth, Christopher Creviston-saxophones, Dennis Monce, trumpet, Steve McAllister, Chris Stover-trombone, Jeff Libman-guitar, Mike Kocour-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Dom Moio-drums Guest artist and ASU Alumnus Allan Chase join members of the ASU Jazz Studies faculty to perform original compositions as well as jazz classics. 7:30 PM Admission: $15, $5 Students (25 & Under […]

January 24 Pro Jam Session: Lewis Nash

7:30 PM Admission: $15, Free for students (25 & Under w/ ID) & musicians who sit in CLICK HERE for tickets Mike Kocour-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Lewis Nash-drums Pro Jazz Jam at The Nash for professional jazz musicians and advanced students. The public is invited to hear some of the best players in the Valley and beyond as they enjoy […]

October 9 The Nash 5th Anniversary Celebration: Cory Weeds & Friends (Members Only Event)

7:30 PM CLICK HERE for tickets! Members Only Event – For Sustaining Members, The Lewis Nash Leadership Circle, Major Donors Tickets:  Jazz in AZ/Nash Members-$25 Nash Leadership Circle-FREE (tickets require code for purchase – contact us) Note: Not a Member? Join now and attend this special Members Only Event. CLICK HERE  for membership info. Enjoy […]

August 27: The Nash Legacy Ensembles – Auditions

3:00 PM The Nash Legacy Ensembles Michael Kocour and Eric Rasmussen, directors Two years ago, The Nash launched The Nash Legacy Ensemble program, intended for exceptional high school music students in the Phoenix metropolitan area to pursue the art of small jazz ensemble improvisation, composition, and arranging. During the 2017-2018 season, we will once again […]

August 26: Michael Kocour Trio

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Mike Kocour-piano, Dr. Ben Hedquist-bass, Dom Moio-drums Come to The Nash and get inside the groove with this tippin’ trio.

April 18 & 20: ASU Bands

April 18: ASU Jazz Repertory Band & Combos 7:30 PM Admission: $15, $5 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets The ASU Jazz Repertory Band, directed by James Hudson, presents an evening of big band selections. ASU combos will open the show, performing a variety of jazz standards and unique arrangements. April 20: ASU Concert Jazz Band […]