August 13 Special Event: Bobby Watson Quartet, featuring Lewis Nash

7:00 PM (Two Sets) Admission:  $65 *V.I.P. (each), $42, $32. (Student ticket: $20; restrictions apply.) All seats reserved. *VIP front section, 4-seat table purchase required. Only 4 VIP tables available. CLICK HERE for advance tickets Bobby Watson-sax | Stephen Scott-piano | Curtis Lundy-bass | Lewis Nash-drums Saxophonist, composer, arranger and educator Bobby Watson grew up in […]

August 11 Rising Star: Misha Olarrea

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $5 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Misha Olarrea – tenor saxophone, Alan Acosta – alto saxophone, Alex Melnychuck – trumpet, Russell Schmidt – piano, Dylan Holly – bass, Kai Felix – drums Misha Olarrea is currently the lead tenor player of Tucson’s University High School Jazz […]

July 21: Alex Weitz

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Alex Weitz – saxophone/composer, Angelo Versace – piano, Ben Hedquist – bass, Gibb Mandish – drums Saxophonist and composer Alex Weitz began his career in Arizona as a member of the award-winning Tucson Jazz Institute Ellington Band, versing himself in the music of […]

July 9 Jazz Matinee: Mary Petrich & Jeanne Newhall

3:00 – 5:00 PM Admission: $15 General, $12 Seniors (60+), $5 Students w/ ID, JiA Lifetime members & youth under age 12 admitted FREE CLICK HERE for advance tickets Jeanne Newhall-vocals/piano, Mary Petrich=saxophones Jeanne Newhall is rooted in change. As a vocalist, a composer of words and music, and a classically trained pianist, Newhall has always […]

June 17: The Monica Shriver Jazz Project

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets The Monica Shriver Jazz Project will perform a mixture of classic jazz standards and original compositions, featuring: Monica Shriver-woodwinds, Nick Cooper-trumpet/flugelhorn, Michael Collins-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Erik Teichmann-drums  Monica Shriver is a musician, composer, clinician and teaching artist based in Phoenix, Arizona – . She […]

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 12: Alex Yuwen & Ross Lewicki

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students (25 & Under, w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Alex Yuwen – tenor saxophone, Ross Lewicki – piano, Ben Hedquist – bass, Matt McClintock – drums Join us for a night of original music from two of Arizona’s most talented emerging jazz artists, Alex Yuwen and Ross Lewicki. Alex Yuwen plays in […]

April 2 Jam Session: Lenny Roberts

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Lenny Roberts-sax/bandleader, Reid Riddiough-guitar, Vince Thiefain-bass, Matt McClintock-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 […]

February 11 Special Event: Cory Weeds featuring Harold Mabern

7:30 PM ALL SEATS RESERVED: Section A $75/seat (sold as $300 tables – please call for reservations); Section B 4-Top Table seat $50; Section C 4-Top Table seat $45; Section D 2-Top Table seat $40, Section E Premium Gallery row seat $45, Section H Hi-Top seat $50; Section F Gallery row seat $35; Sections G, J, K Row […]

February 10: Juli Wood

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets “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 baritone saxes, and she loves to sing! She has been […]