June 3 Jam Session: Mike Ozuna

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

June 3 Jazz Matinee: Felix Sainz Quintet

3:00 – 5:00 PM $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Felix Sainz-vocals, Nicole Pesce-piano, Bob Lashier-bass, Johnny Carrasco-guitar, Robby Carillo-drums, And special guest Richie Oropeza-sax/flute Felix steps out from behind the bass and up to the microphone to pay homage to the great baritones of the golden era by […]

June 2: Alice Tatum

7:30 PM $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Alice Tatum-vocals, Nicole Pesce-piano, Bob Lashier-bass, Todd Chuba-drums Alice Tatum is an award winning and critically acclaimed singer who has been a fixture on the Phoenix music scene for more than 30 years.  She is an accomplished jazz vocalist, as well […]

June 1 First Friday: The Scorpion Decides

7:30 – 10:30 PM Free Admission Keith Kelly – woodwinds, Branson NeJame – rhodes, synth, Jerome Salazar – electric bass, Nathan Hubbard – drumkit The Scorpion Decides is a contemporary jazz group with members now living in San Diego and Phoenix. The Scorpion Decides make music that combines free jazz dialect, breakbeat science and electronic manipulation. The […]

May 27 Jam Session: Reid Riddiough

6:00 – 9:00 PM $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Reid Riddiough-guitar/bandleader, Vincent Thiefain-bass, Jacob Eary-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 […]

May 26: Sheila Earley & Friends

7:30 PM $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Sheila Earley-drums, Renee Grant-Patrick-vocals, Mary Petrich-saxophone, Joaquin Rosales-trumpet, Nicole Pesce-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass Sheila Earley gathers some of her musical friends to showcase many of the groups favorite jazz standards with some new arrangements featuring up and coming trumpeter Joaquin Rosales on […]

Summer Jazz Workshops

May 29 – July 19 Summer Jazz Workshops – The Nash is proud to host our Summer Jazz Workshops! This program is a great opportunity for people of all ages and skill levels to learn from our distinguished faculty in a small group setting, while interacting with other aspiring musicians. The workshops cover a wide variety of topics […]

May 25: The Nash Composers’ Coalition – So Much To Say…

7:30 PM $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Nash Composers Coalition – So Much To Say… Eric Rasmussen–alto sax, Mary Petrich–tenor sax, Adam Roberts–tenor sax, Keith Kelly–baritone sax, Zach Gillespie–cornet, Jeff Libman–guitar, Gabe Hall-Rodrigues–accordion, Russell Schmidt–piano, Ben Hedquist–bass, Connor Sample–drums As a follow-up to last December’s “Brilliant Covers” (a […]

May 20 Jam Session: Dave Henning

6:00 – 9:00 PM $8, $5 Students w/ ID (at the door), free for instrumentalists & vocalists who sit in Dave Henning-piano/bandleader, Selwyn Reams-bass, Bruce Stodola-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 […]

May 20 Jazz Matinee: Francine Reed

3:00 – 5:00 PM $35 *V.I.P. (each), $30 Preferred, $25 General. (Student ticket: $20; Gallery Seats only.) All seats reserved. *VIP front section, 4-seat table purchase required. Only 4 VIP tables available. CLICK HERE for tickets Francine Reed-vocals, Dr. Jesse McGuire-trumpet, Joel Robin-piano, Stan Sorenson-guitar, Bob Lashier-bass, Dowell Davis-drums From the mid-1970s through the early […]