September 17 Jazz Matinee: Dr. Jesse McGuire

3:00 – 5:00 PM Admission: $20 General, $15 Seniors (60+), $10 Students w/ ID, JiA Lifetime members & youth under age 12 admitted FREE CLICK HERE for advance tickets Dr. Jesse McGuire-trumpet/flugelhorn, Ioannis Goudelis-piano, Chris Finet-bass, Dowell Davis-drums Classic acoustic Jazz featuring Dr. Jesse McGuire on Trumpet & Flugelhorn, and three world-class accompanists, Ioannis Goudelis on […]

August 17 Third Thursday Happy Hour: Mike Vax

5:00 – 8:00 PM CLICK HERE for advance tickets Mike Vax, Ron Romm-trumpet/flugelhorn, Joel Robin, Yanni Goudelis-piano, Jack Petersen-guitar, Selwyn Reams-bass, Cleve Huff-drums Mike Vax is an International Artist for the Getzen Musical Instrument Company. He is also a Summit Records recording artist. He has played lead and solo trumpet with the Stan Kenton Orchestra, the Clark Terry […]

August 12: Fred Forney Quartet

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Fred Forney-trumpet/flugelhorn, Russ Schmidt-piano, Chris Finet-bass, Dom Moio-drums The music of Geri Allen, Roy Hargrove, Miles Davis, Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock and more. “Ingenious improvisation, delicate passion, incisive trumpeting and purity of tone.”  Dave Nathan, All Music Guide “He moves with […]

May 20: Chris Dolske/Mike Crotty Quintet – The Music of Tom Harrell

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Celebrating the music of Tom Harrell – Chris Dolske/Mike Crotty Quintet perform music of one of the great trumpet legends in contemporary jazz. “ON SATURDAY, MAY 20TH, the Mike Crotty – Chris Dolske Quintet will present an evening of original […]

April 29: Fred Forney Quintet plays Miles & Trane

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $15 Students (25 & Under w/ ID) CLICK HERE for advance tickets Fred Forney-trumpet, Brice Winston-sax, Nick Manson-piano, Chris Finet-bass, Dom Moio-drums Long-time Valley first-call trumpeter Fred Forney and his quintet of Arizona jazz all-stars pay tribute to Miles Davis & John Coltrane.

March 18: Mike Vax Sextet

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Mike Vax-trumpet/flugelhorn, Tony Vacca-sax/flute, Howard Alden-guitar, Joel Robin-piano, Selwyn Reams-bass, Cleve Huff-drums Mike Vax is an International Artist for the Getzen Musical Instrument Company. He is also a Summit Records recording artist. He has played lead and solo trumpet with the Stan Kenton Orchestra, the Clark […]

November 19: Denny Monce Quintet – Hard Bop & Beyond

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets The Denny Monce Quintet – Hard Bop & Beyond Denny Monce-trumpet/flugelhorn, Bryon Ruth-tenor sax, Russ Schmidt-piano, Dwight Kilian-bass, Ryan Anthony-drums Dennis Monce is a free-lance trumpet player in the Phoenix Valley. Having traveled much of the Western Hemisphere playing on cruise ships, he […]

October 29: Fred Forney Quintet plays the music of Herbie Hancock

7:30 PM Admission: $20, $10 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Fred Forney-trumpet/flugelhorn, Brice Winston-saxophones, Nick Manson-piano, Chris Finet-bass, Dom Moio-drums Long-time Valley first-call trumpeter Fred Forney and his quintet pay homage to legendary pianist & composer, Herbie Hancock.

October 15: John Raymond & Real Feels

7:30 PM Admission: $25, $15 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets John Raymond & Real Feels (w/ Gilad Hekselman and Colin Stranahan) John Raymond-trumpet, Gilad Hekelsman-guitar, Colin Stranahan-drums “Electrifyingly new and strangely familiar at the same time…with his mix of modern sounds and old-fashioned feeling, Raymond is steering jazz in the right direction.” (Downbeat Magazine)  […]

July 30: Mike Vax

7:30 PM Admission: $15, $8 Students w/ ID CLICK HERE for advance tickets Mike Vax – trumpet/flugelhorn, Tony Vacca-sax/flute, Jack Petersen-guitar, Joel Robin-piano, Selwyn Reams-bass, Cleve Huff-drums Mike Vax is an International Artist for the Getzen Musical Instrument Company. He is also a Summit Records recording artist. He has played lead and solo trumpet with the Stan Kenton Orchestra, the […]