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Ben Ehrlich

Jazz Central Studios 407 Central Avenue Southeast, Minneapolis, MN

Ben is heavily influenced by the music of Brian Blade, Elvin Jones, Tony Williams, Wayne Shorter and John Coltrane, as well as Minnesota natives Dave King (The Bad Plus), and Eric Gravatt (Weather Report). He has gained extensive performance experience with a wide variety of artists, such as national act Ian Kimmel and the Heard, […]

$10

Miss Myra & the Moonshiners

KJ’s Hideaway 408 St. Peter St., St. Paul, MN

Miss Myra and The Moonshiners are a formidable 5-piece swing band bringing a fresh female-driven perspective to traditional New Orleans and hot club jazz, playing a broad repertoire of classic tunes from the ‘20s and ‘30s and inspired originals. With powerful vocals, a smoking horn section, and sweet rhythm, they are guaranteed to lift spirits […]

$10

Maud Hixson Sings the 1950’s Songbook

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN

Hailed as “gently virtuosic” (All About Jazz), singer Maud Hixson is a devoted exponent of great songs, ranging from the classic Great American Songbook to the often unsung or forgotten compositions awaiting rediscovery.

$20

Live @ the Lobby: Music with PJ Tracy

Granada Theater 3022 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN

Join us for dinner and a live performance from Grammy winner P.J. Tracy on piano. and an amazing new menu Chef Patrick Scott Moore

Wayne Anthony Presents Standards and Sting

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN

Wayne grew up in a very musical family and has dedicated his entire life to developing his craft for entertainment and his love for making music. Wayne is a working musician who can be found regularly fronting his Jazz Ensemble as a lead vocalist as well as a singing drummer and guitarist with various ensembles. […]

$25 – $30

Levi Schwartzberg

Jazz Central Studios 407 Central Avenue Southeast, Minneapolis, MN
$10

Larry McDonough Quartet w/opening Loud Mouth Brass

Black Dog 308 Prince St, St. Paul, MN

9:30pm Larry McDonough Quartet Dean White – Drums, Larry McDonough – Piano, Greg Stinson – Bass, Richard Terrill – Saxophones 8:00pm Opening Set – Loud Mouth Brass lineup – TBA

Red Hot Django Peppers

The Icehouse 2528 Nicollet Ave S, Minneapolis, MN

The Red Hot Django Peppers is a band that formed from the love of the music of Django Reinhardt. The troupe consists of local guitarists Ryan Picone and Jose Betanzos, violinist Danny Lentz, and bassist Sean Rodrick. The Red Hot Django Peppers had their premiere performance in early 2019 at Moto-I and were then asked […]

Rio Nido

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN

Rio Nido emerged from the heady days of the 1970s Minneapolis West Bank music scene as an iconic vocal jazz trio that redefined the genre.

$25 – $30

Spyro Gyra

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

Since the 1970s, jazz fusion giants Spyro Gyra have released more than 30 albums, sold over 10 million records (one platinum and two gold), and performed over 5,000 shows on five continents. The recipe for this longevity can be found in their music which combines R&B, pop, Caribbean music and jazz—all while emphasizing their signature […]

$30 – $40

Laura Caviani & David Milne

Jazz Central Studios 407 Central Avenue Southeast, Minneapolis, MN

Laura will be accompanied by tenor saxophonist, David Milne.

$10

Let It Be Jazz: Connie Sings the Beatles

Jazz vocalist Connie Evingson is known for taking divergent musical paths. Her recorded catalog of acclaimed CD’s ranging from jazz and Broadway standards to the music of Peggy Lee, the Beatles, Django Reinhardt, Dave Frishberg, Norman Gimbel and more reflects an adventurous spirit that knows no boundaries.

$35

Live @ the Lobby: Music with PJ Tracy

Granada Theater 3022 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN

Join us for dinner and a live performance from Grammy winner P.J. Tracy on piano. and an amazing new menu Chef Patrick Scott Moore

No Room For Squares w/opening Jerome Treadwell Group

Black Dog 308 Prince St, St. Paul, MN

9:30pm No Room for Squares Bill Stieger – Drums, Omar Abdulkarim – Trumpet, Dave Brattain – Saxophones, Dale Alexander – Piano, Adam Tucker – Bass 8:00pm Opening Set – JazzINK Youth Jazz Showcase, Jerome Treadwell Group lineup – TBA

Charles Lloyd Quartet

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

Charles Lloyd has a legendary history in the music world; the depth of his expression reflects a lifetime of experience. His concerts and recordings are events of pristine beauty and elegance, full of intensely felt emotion and passion that touches deep inside the heart. This is not entertainment, but the powerful uncorrupted expression of beauty […]

$45 – $65

Charles Lloyd Quartet

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

Charles Lloyd has a legendary history in the music world; the depth of his expression reflects a lifetime of experience. His concerts and recordings are events of pristine beauty and elegance, full of intensely felt emotion and passion that touches deep inside the heart. This is not entertainment, but the powerful uncorrupted expression of beauty […]

$45 – $65

Charles Lloyd Quartet

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

Charles Lloyd has a legendary history in the music world; the depth of his expression reflects a lifetime of experience. His concerts and recordings are events of pristine beauty and elegance, full of intensely felt emotion and passion that touches deep inside the heart. This is not entertainment, but the powerful uncorrupted expression of beauty […]

$45 – $65

Patty Peterson Presents: Memories – The Music of Barbra Streisand

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

Patty Peterson, one of the most beloved and iconic vocalists in the Twin Cities, pays homage to one of the most iconic artists of all time, Barbra Streisand. Lending her own expressive vocal style, Patty will perform favorite selections from Streisand’s extensive library including “People,” “Guilty,” “Evergreen,” “On A Clear Day,” “Don’t Rain on My Parade,” […]

$35

Alan Broadbent Trio

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN

Alan Broadbent was born in Auckland, New Zealand and in 1966, at the age of 19, received a Downbeat Magazine scholarship to attend Berklee College of Music in Boston. In 1969 he was asked to join Woody Herman’s band as his pianist and arranger for 3 years. In 1972 he settled in Los Angeles, beginning a […]

$30 – $35

Pete Whitman

Jazz Central Studios 407 Central Avenue Southeast, Minneapolis, MN

Featuring:   Pete Whitman: saxophones Will Kjeer: keys Graydon Peterson: bass

$10

The Gentlemen’s Anti-Temperance League CD Release W/ Special Guests

Granada Theater 3022 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN

The GATL plays jazz originals. Modern songs under an old-time facade. It’s music your granddad would listen to, if your granddad was a time-traveler from 2050 with a hankering for vintage cocktails and hot jazz. It’s hot, infectious, and emotional. Kind of like that on-and-off relationship you had in your early twenties, but a lot […]

$20 – $120

Alan Broadbent Trio

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN

Alan Broadbent was born in Auckland, New Zealand and in 1966, at the age of 19, received a Downbeat Magazine scholarship to attend Berklee College of Music in Boston. In 1969 he was asked to join Woody Herman’s band as his pianist and arranger for 3 years. In 1972 he settled in Los Angeles, beginning a […]

$30 – $35

Chris Botti

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD When I Fall In Love, Chris Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist. Performing worldwide and selling more than four million albums, he has found a form of creative expression that begins in jazz and expands beyond the limits of any single genre. Over the […]

$120 – $160

Chris Botti

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD When I Fall In Love, Chris Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist. Performing worldwide and selling more than four million albums, he has found a form of creative expression that begins in jazz and expands beyond the limits of any single genre. Over the […]

$120 – $160

Red Hot Django Peppers with lessons from Uptown Swing dance company

Granada Theater 3022 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN

After a warm up from infrequent dancing and or review of some classic swing moves with the Uptown Swing dance company expect to turn up the heat with The Red Hot Django Peppers as they burn up the Hot Club Swing style popularized by Django Reinhardt.

$10 – $70

A Night with Patty and Ricky Peterson

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN

Patty Peterson is a dynamic vocalist, radio personality, and inspirational speaker. She is a world class Jazz/ R&B vocalist, a Jazz Radio show host on KBEM Jazz 88 in Minneapolis, a mainstay in the jingle and voice over industry and is an inspiring presenter on the national speaking circuit. Ricky Peterson is best known for his now […]

$35 – $40

Chris Botti

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD When I Fall In Love, Chris Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist. Performing worldwide and selling more than four million albums, he has found a form of creative expression that begins in jazz and expands beyond the limits of any single genre. Over the […]

$120 – $160

Chris Botti

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD When I Fall In Love, Chris Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist. Performing worldwide and selling more than four million albums, he has found a form of creative expression that begins in jazz and expands beyond the limits of any single genre. Over the […]

$120 – $160

A Night with Patty and Ricky Peterson

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN

Patty Peterson is a dynamic vocalist, radio personality, and inspirational speaker. She is a world class Jazz/ R&B vocalist, a Jazz Radio show host on KBEM Jazz 88 in Minneapolis, a mainstay in the jingle and voice over industry and is an inspiring presenter on the national speaking circuit. Ricky Peterson is best known for his now […]

$35 – $40

Chris Botti

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD When I Fall In Love, Chris Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist. Performing worldwide and selling more than four million albums, he has found a form of creative expression that begins in jazz and expands beyond the limits of any single genre. Over the […]

$120 – $160

Chris Botti

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD When I Fall In Love, Chris Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist. Performing worldwide and selling more than four million albums, he has found a form of creative expression that begins in jazz and expands beyond the limits of any single genre. Over the […]

$120 – $160

Chris Botti

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

Since the release of his 2004 critically acclaimed CD When I Fall In Love, Chris Botti has become the largest-selling American instrumental artist. Performing worldwide and selling more than four million albums, he has found a form of creative expression that begins in jazz and expands beyond the limits of any single genre. Over the […]

$120 – $160

Sound Anew

Jazz Central Studios 407 Central Avenue Southeast, Minneapolis, MN

In Person and Live Stream options available. Featuring: Patrick Adkins – Piano Peter Goggin – Saxophone Chris Bates – Bass Jay Epstein – Drums

$10

Sound Anew

Jazz Central Studios 407 Central Avenue Southeast, Minneapolis, MN

Featuring: Patrick Adkins – Piano, Peter Goggin – Saxophone, Chris Bates – Bass, Jay Epstein – Drums

$10

Debbie Briggs Vintage Jazz Combo

KJ’s Hideaway 408 St. Peter St., St. Paul, MN

Debbie Briggs as described by a fan: “…Her voice sounds like whiskey poured over velvet, like honey in your tea” No doubt Debbie Briggs is on her way to becoming a mainstay in the Twin Cities jazz scene due to her dynamic voice that harkens back to a simpler time, when broken hearts and broken […]

$10

Zacc Harris Group

Black Dog 308 Prince St, St. Paul, MN

8:30pm Zacc Harris Group – Small Wonders Ensemble Zacc Harris – Guitar, Chris Bates – Bass, JT Bates – Drums, Bryan Nichols – Piano, Brandon Wozniak – Tenor Sax, Jake Baldwin – Trumpet 7:00 Opening Set – Hamline Jazz Combo Peter Hanson (alto sax), Henry Bednar (trumpet), Jesse Mickelson (guitar), Lydia Lecher (piano), Bob Delage […]

Lori Dokken Presents “The Women’s Club” – The Mother of All Rat Packs

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN

We think it’s about time to put a tuxedo-clad group of women on stage and set them free to sing, swing, sass and show the alternative of what Vegas’ lounges in the 60s could have been like. Featuring: Patty Peterson, Judi Vinar, Rachel Holder and Lori Dokken with Jendeen Forberg on drums and Jordan Hedlund on bass. Special Guest – James Rocco will be our host!

$35 – $120

Debbie Briggs Vintage Jazz Combo

KJ’s Hideaway 408 St. Peter St., St. Paul, MN

Debbie Briggs as described by a fan: “…Her voice sounds like whiskey poured over velvet, like honey in your tea” No doubt Debbie Briggs is on her way to becoming a mainstay in the Twin Cities jazz scene due to her dynamic voice that harkens back to a simpler time, when broken hearts and broken […]

$10

Red Hot Django Peppers

The Icehouse 2528 Nicollet Ave S, Minneapolis, MN

The Red Hot Django Peppers is a band that formed from the love of the music of Django Reinhardt. The troupe consists of local guitarists Ryan Picone and Jose Betanzos, violinist Danny Lentz, and bassist Sean Rodrick. The Red Hot Django Peppers had their premiere performance in early 2019 at Moto-I and were then asked […]

ACME Jazz Company Featuring Arne Fogel

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN

The Acme Jazz Company was formed in 2008 to play original big band music. All the music is composed and/or arranged by members of the band. The primary composers/arrangers are Bob Parsons, Lance Strickland and Doug Rasmussen. ACME also features Arne Fogel on vocals, a master of the American Standard well know in the Midwest. […]

$20

Lori Dokken Presents “The Women’s Club” – The Mother of All Rat Packs

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN

We think it’s about time to put a tuxedo-clad group of women on stage and set them free to sing, swing, sass and show the alternative of what Vegas’ lounges in the 60s could have been like. Featuring: Patty Peterson, Judi Vinar, Rachel Holder and Lori Dokken with Jendeen Forberg on drums and Jordan Hedlund on bass. Special Guest – James Rocco will be our host!

$35 – $120

Leo Kottke & Dave King

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

“the best 12-string guitarist ever heard.” – Pete Seeger “wild, highly technical blend of bluegrass, folk, and jazz and classical” – Rolling Stone This year, Leo Kottke’s annual November concert is a Dakota residency with special guest, Dave King. After recording more than 40 albums over four decades, prolific guitarist Leo Kottke boasts an impressive body of […]

$50 – $75

Cody McKinney Residency

The Icehouse 2528 Nicollet Ave S, Minneapolis, MN

WEEK #5 FEATURING: SET I: ARTHAUS SET II: PIZZA COUPON

$15 – $20

Leo Kottke & Dave King

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

“the best 12-string guitarist ever heard.” – Pete Seeger “wild, highly technical blend of bluegrass, folk, and jazz and classical” – Rolling Stone This year, Leo Kottke’s annual November concert is a Dakota residency with special guest, Dave King. After recording more than 40 albums over four decades, prolific guitarist Leo Kottke boasts an impressive body of […]

$50 – $75

Leo Kottke & Dave King

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN

“the best 12-string guitarist ever heard.” – Pete Seeger “wild, highly technical blend of bluegrass, folk, and jazz and classical” – Rolling Stone This year, Leo Kottke’s annual November concert is a Dakota residency with special guest, Dave King. After recording more than 40 albums over four decades, prolific guitarist Leo Kottke boasts an impressive body of […]

$50 – $75

Sinatra! with Andrew Walesch Big Band

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis, MN

Like a good many before him, singer and pianist Andrew Walesch manages to encapsulate the sophistication of a cosmopolite and the self-effacing charm of a country boy. Andrew Walesch and his big band, filled with many Twin Cities’ big band and jazz legends, will take you through a journey in time to celebrate Frank Sinatra’s […]

$40 – $45

Abebi Stafford

Jazz Central Studios 407 Central Avenue Southeast, Minneapolis, MN

The young pianist captivates audiences with treatments that showcase his inquisitive, far-ranging intellect as well as smooth style and strong technique. Subtle threads of humor reward the careful listener. A Minnesota native, Abebi holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from prestigious Rice University in Houston, Texas. Featuring: Peter Goggin – Saxophone Adam […]

$10