April 19 3rd Thursday Happy Hour: Judy Roberts’ ChickFest

5:00 – 8:00 PM CLICK HERE for tickets Judy Roberts-piano/vocals, Featuring Delphine Cortez, Blaise Lantana, Renee Patrick, Carmela Ramirez, Jan Sandwich and surprise guests! 3rd THURSDAYS JAZZ HAPPY HOUR Admission: $15 Includes your first beer or glass of wine (house selection) $5 OFF Select Wine Bottles   Wind down after work with LIVE UPBEAT JAZZ in one […]

April 15 Pro Jam Session: Lewis Nash

6:00 – 9:00 PM $15, Free for students (25 & Under w/ ID) & musicians who sit in CLICK HERE for tickets Angelo Versace-piano, Ben Hedquist-bass, Lewis Nash-drums Pro Jazz Jam at The Nash for professional jazz musicians and advanced students. The public is invited to hear some of the best players in the Valley and beyond as […]

April 15 Jazz Matinee: Tom Finklea Trio with Sherry Roberson

3:00 – 5:00 PM $20 General, $15 Seniors (60+), $10 Students w/ ID, JiA Lifetime members & youth under age 12 admitted FREE CLICK HERE for tickets Tom Finklea-piano, Dennis Sexton-bass, Bruce Stodola-drums, with Sherry Roberson-vocals Highly respected, swinging, inventive jazz pianist Tom Finklea will make his Nash debut as a leader for this special […]

April 14: Josh Condon & Friends

7:30 PM $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Josh Condon-piano, Eric Bart-guitar, Chris Finet-bass, Charles Foldesh-drums Back by popular demand! Pianist Josh Condon presents the music of Oscar Peterson (1925-2007), once called the “Maharajah of the Keyboard,” by Duke Ellington, and one of the most influential jazz pianists of all […]

April 13: The Stakes

7:30 PM $20, $10 Students (25 & Under with ID) CLICK HERE for tickets The Stakes have brought hip-hop to Arizona’s jazz scene. Their eclectic sound bridges the precedent of jazz fusion set by Robert Glasper, Roy Hargrove, and Esperanza Spalding with the beats of backpack rap of the 90s, which famously sampled classic Blue […]

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April 12: Phoenix College Jazz Orchestra w/ Wayne Bergeron

7:30 PM $25, $15 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets The Phoenix College Jazz Orchestra appears in concert with special guest, trumpeter Wayne Bergeron. Wayne Bergeron is enjoying a career as one of the most sought-after musicians in the world. Studio sessions, film dates, international touring, jazz concerts, guest appearances, and […]

April 8 Special Engagement: Tim Ray

7:00 – 9:30 PM $25, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for tickets Tim Ray-piano, Chris Finet-bass, Charlie Foldesh-drums Perhaps best known as long-time pianist for Lyle Lovett, Tim Ray’s wide-ranging skills as a soloist and accompanist have afforded him the opportunity to perform with legendary performers from all walks of music. Appearing […]

April 8: The Nash Spring Education Showcase

12:00 – 5:00 PM An “Open House” for Nash Education Programs: 1pm – Legacy Blue 1:45 – City Jazz 2:30 – PCM/Nash Ensemble 3:15 – Legacy Red 4pm- Nash Vocal Ensemble FREE ADMISSION: DONATIONS TO NASH EDUCATION PROGRAMS WELCOME!  

April 7: The Solomon Trio

7:30 PM $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) Armando Salas-saxophone, Carly Bates-piano, Israel Solomon-percussion The Solomon Trio is home-grown, with 3 native-born Phoenician musicians: Carly Bates (Pianist), Armando Salas (Saxophonist), Israel Solomon (Percussionist). Their sound is a mix of musical genres with jazz being the foundation. Musical influences are; Roy Ayers, Haitus Kaiyote, […]

April 6 First Friday: Chaz Martineau CD Release Party

7:30 – 10:30 PM Free Admission Chaz Martineau-tenor saxophone, Evan Rees-piano, Reid Riddiough-guitar, Vincent Thiefain-bass, Matt McClintock-drums A message from Chaz Martineau: “This show is a CD release show of my two new albums! One is called “Goodbye Stairs” which is a quintet featuring myself on tenor sax, Evan Rees on piano, Matt McClintock on […]