January 21 Jam Session: Mike Ozuna

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Mike Ozuna-guitar/bandleader, Ted Sistrunk-bass, John Lewis-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 […]

January 20: The Frank Smith Cool Jazz Quintet

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Frank Smith-tenor sax, Denny Monce-trumpet, Mark DeCozio-piano, Ted Sistrunk-bass, Bob McKeon-drums This performance will cover a wide sample of the West Coast Cool era. It will feature the music of Dave Pell, whose legendary 1950’s-era California-based octet employed a who’s-who of […]

December 23: The Cal Tjader Project

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Scott Zimmer-sax/flute, Brett Reed-vibes, Ted Sistrunk-bass, John Lewis-drums, Joe Garcia-congas With exciting performances of Mambo, Cha cha cha, and other grooves, The Cal Tjader Tribute Band pays homage to one of the most important Latin-jazz artists of the last century. Including […]

December 10 Jam Session: Stan Sorenson

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Stan Sorenson-guitar/bandleader, Ted Sistrunk-bass, Buddy Banks-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 […]

November 25: Rachel Eckroth Trio

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Rachel Eckroth-piano/vocals, Ted Sistrunk-bass, Rob Moore-drums Musical diversity has been a defining mark of Rachel Eckroth’s career. The singer and keyboardist grew up around Phoenix, AZ in a musical family, and she was already a well-known jazz musician in her hometown […]

November 12 Jam Session: Mike Ozuna

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Mike Ozuna-guitar/bandleader, Ted Sistrunk-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 […]

October 28: Dmitri Matheny – Jazz 100

7:30 PM CLICK HERE for advance tickets Tickets: $32/$28/$24/$20 – $15 Students (Gallery – 25 & Under w/ ID) All Seats Reserved Dmitri Matheny-flugelhorn, Nick Manson-piano, T-Bone Sistrunk-bass, John Lewis-drums What do Dizzy Gillespie, Ella Fitzgerald, Tadd Damaron, Dean Martin, Mongo Santamaria, Lena Horne, Buddy Rich, Jo Stafford and Thelonious Monk all have in common? They […]

September 9: The New Vanguard-Redux

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Tyler Bauer-tenor sax, Alex Price-trumpet/flugelhorn, Ellis Green-piano, Ted Sistrunk-bass, Conner Sample-drums The group The New Vanguard is molded after the seminal local ensemble run by Phoenix drummer Dave Cook. Dave was famous for mentoring young players in the community, and the Monday […]

September 2: Devon Bridgewater & New Nuance

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Devon Leal Bridgewater-violin, trumpet, cornet and flugelhorn, Eric Bart-guitar, Ted Sistrunk-bass * * * Enjoy our straight-ahead jazz take on Hugh Masekela’s “Grazin In The Grass” ; The Fifth Dimension’s “One Less Bell To Answer” ; “A Night In Tunisia” […]

August 6 Jam Session: Raul Yañez

6:00 – 9:00 PM Admission: $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Raul Yañez-piano/bandleader, Ted Sistrunk-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 […]