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 […]

July 7 First Friday: John Ettinger, Bryon Ruth, Ted Sistrunk & Jacob Eary

7:30 – 10:30 PM Free Admission John Ettinger-violin, Bryon Ruth-saxophones, Ted Sistrunk-bass, Jacob Eary-drums This band of old and new friends has been playing together about twice a year for the past four years whenever Ettinger is in town. The set list is growing from originals taken from Ettinger’s recordings and Sistrunk’s originals, to exploring off-the-beaten-path standards of […]

July 2 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 […]

April 28: Adam Clark Quartet

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Adam Clark-drums, Renee Patrick-vocals, Nicole Pesce-piano, Ted Sistrunk-contrabass He is an alumni of the ASU and MCC schools of music studying Latin, African and jazz performance. Since 1995 (at the age of 17), Clark has been a professional musician and, starting in 1999, […]

April 23 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, Adam Clark-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 […]

April 1: Pentaphonic

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Andrew Gross-tenor sax, Russ Schmidt-piano, Reid Riddiough=guitar, Ted Sistrunk-bass, Rob Moore-drums This all-star group of Phoenix favorites presents a five-sided musical dream for your enjoyment! CLICK HERE for important info about access & parking during Final Four weekend events.

January 22 Jazz Matinee: Devon Bridgewater & New Nuance

3:00 – 5:00 PM Admission: $15 General, $12 Seniors (60+), $10 JiA Members, $5 Students w/ ID, JiA Lifetime members & youth under age 12 admitted FREE CLICK HERE for advance tickets Devon Leal Bridgewater-violin, trumpet, cornet and flugelhorn, Eric Bart-guitar, Ted Sistrunk-bass Devon, Ted and Eric will be performing an enjoyable and exciting concert featuring […]

January 15 Jam Session: Russ Schmidt

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