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 […]

March 26 Jam Session: Pam Morita

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Pam Morita-piano/bandleader, Felix Sainz-bass, Ryan Anthony-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 […]

March 10: Glenn White

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Glenn White-saxophone/compositions, Fred Forney-trumpet, Mike Ozuna-guitar, Beth Lederman-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Ryan Anthony-drums A graduate of New England Conservatory, Glenn has performed alongside many notable musicians including Norah Jones, Paul Banks (Interpol), Greg Camp (Smash Mouth), Michael Eisenstein (Melissa Etheridge), Sunnyside Records artist Jamie Baum, Impulse! artist […]

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 […]

November 19: Denny Monce Quintet – Hard Bop & Beyond

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets The Denny Monce Quintet – Hard Bop & Beyond Denny Monce-trumpet/flugelhorn, Bryon Ruth-tenor sax, Russ Schmidt-piano, Dwight Kilian-bass, Ryan Anthony-drums Dennis Monce is a free-lance trumpet player in the Phoenix Valley. Having traveled much of the Western Hemisphere playing on cruise ships, he […]

November 12: Joshua Breakstone – film screening & concert

6:00 – 10:00 PM Admission: $25, $13 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Joshua Breakstone-guitar, with Mike Richmond-cello, Ben Hedquist-bass, Ryan Anthony-drums Screening of  “Joshua Breakstone, Soft Hands: Jazz Ethereal”- 6pm, music starts at 7:30pm “Fire in velvet. A fitting description of Joshua Breakstone’s jazz guitar,” wrote Paul Weidman in The Sante Fe New Mexican. […]

September 18 Jam Session: Jeff Libman

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Jeff Libman-guitar/bandleader, Vincent Thiefain-bass, Ryan Anthony-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 a […]

August 26: The Central City Jazz Band

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Mike Shellans-piano, Natalie Gallatin-tenor sax, Ben Hedquist-bass, Ryan Anthony-drums Composer and pianist Mike Shellans leads the Central City Jazz band through a broad repertoire of standard Jazz tunes and his original compositions. Mike has been on the ASU Music Faculty since 1985, and has performed on […]

July 24 Jam Session: Pam Morita

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Pam Morita-piano/bandleader, Bob Lashier-bass, Ryan Anthony-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 […]

July 15: Rebecca Sullivan & Andrew Schiller

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Rebecca Sullivan-vocals, Andrew Schiller-bass, Eric Rasmussen-alto sax, Ryan Anthony-drums Making its second performance at the Nash, this quartet is a cross-country collaboration between like-minded musicians Sullivan/Schiller/Rasmussen/Anthony. This concert will present an exploratory blend of original compositions by ensemble members, group improvisations, and unique interpretations on […]