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Arne Fogel Presents ‘The Ages of Bing’

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

Join ARNE FOGEL as he explores the half-century Crosby career in a NEW Dunsmore Room show! – Songs that take Bing Crosby from his days as the new sound of American pop singing on radio and movies in the 1930s, throughout his decades as the “Greatest Generation’s” most popular singer, and finally, as the “Elder-Statesman […]

$25

RIVER – The Music of Carole King, Joni Mitchell & Carly Simon Featuring Deb Brown, Jana Anderson & Sara Renner

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

Pay Per View Deb Brown, Sara Renner, and Jana Anderson pay tribute to legendary songwriters Carole King, Joni Mitchell, and Carly Simon. The classic songs will take the audience on a nostalgic journey remembering the music of the 60s and 70s. Songs include “You’re So Vain,” “Nobody Does it Better,” “Will You Still Love Me […]

$20

River – The Music of Joni Mitchell, Carole King and Carly Simon Deb Brown, Jana Anderson and Sara Renner

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

In Person OR Pay Per View Deb Brown, Sara Renner, and Jana Anderson pay tribute to legendary songwriters Carole King, Joni Mitchell, and Carly Simon. The classic songs will take the audience on a nostalgic journey remembering the music of the 60s and 70s. Songs include “You’re So Vain,” “Nobody Does it Better,” “Will You Still […]

$35 – $40

Accoustic Concussion Livestream

Jazz Central Studios Live Stream 407 Central Ave SE, Minneapolis

Chris Bates, JT Bates, Bryan Nichols, Brad Holden, Joe Mayo

Acoustic Deathwish featuring Dave King

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

“A new band of three bada**es… Anthony Cox (upright bass), Brandon Wozniak (tenor saxophone) and Dave King (drums) together? Power trio. King is best known internationally as a member of the Bad Plus; he’s also part of Happy Apple, Halloween Alaska and several more bands and projects. Wozniak has been literally blowing us away since […]

$20

A Naughty and Nice Valentine with Erin Schwab & Jay Fuchs

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

In Person Performance OR Pay Per View Songstress and comedian Erin Schwab makes light of love in this hilarious and entertaining ode to all the things people do to make a glorious mess of it. A beautiful, romantic and laugh-out-loud funny evening of song headlined by the Bette Midler of the Twin Cities.

$20 – $25

Twin Cities Jazz Festival Present Jazz Fest Live Featuring Kendra Glenn

Kendra moved to the Twin cities in the early 90’s and has worked with The Jam Factory Band, The R-Factor, Maxx band and Nicholas David Mrozinski and the feeling band (3rd winner up on the Voice) to name a few.   She has also sang backgrounds for National recording artist such as: Scott Holt, blues […]

North Central University Jazz Combos Livestream

Jazz Central Studios Live Stream 407 Central Ave SE, Minneapolis

About College Night with NCU: College Night aims to give college students serious in the study of jazz to perform in a safe and encouraging environment, yet providing a rigorous and competitive space for them to learn from one another. This is how great jazz performers of tomorrow are forged. The evening will feature jazz […]

‘I Love You’ – Jennifer Grimm & Joe Cruz Album Release

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

An American artist celebrating strength, resilience, and truth while illuminating the fragility of love, the inevitability of loss, and the vulnerability of motherhood. With jazz sensibilities and an R&B influence, Jennifer Grimm is a powerful performer with soul and sentiment channeling the greats while ushering in a new era. Additional free lives stream available

$25

A Crooners Valentine Hosted By Mick Sterling

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

Hosted by showman extraordinaire Mick Sterling this musical love fest featuring some of the most adored names on the local scene, is sure to send you over the moon! Surprise special guests will appear on all three nights. So join us for all the infatuation, seduction and fun in this variety show celebrating that thing […]

$30 – $35

Heavy Hitters Livestream

Jazz Central Studios Live Stream 407 Central Ave SE, Minneapolis

Heavy Hitters is a modern jazz quartet comprised of four Twin Cities jazz stalwarts. Music by Monk, Coltrane, Shorter, plus originals and more. Featuring: Joel Shapira – guitar Pete Whitman – saxophones Tom Lewis – double bass Pete Hennig – drum set

A Crooners Valentine Hosted By Mick Sterling

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

Hosted by showman extraordinaire Mick Sterling this musical love fest featuring some of the most adored names on the local scene, is sure to send you over the moon! Surprise special guests will appear on all three nights. So join us for all the infatuation, seduction and fun in this variety show celebrating that thing […]

$30 – $35

A Crooners Valentine Hosted by Mick Sterling Pay Per View

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

Hosted by showman extraordinaire Mick Sterling this musical love fest featuring some of the best-loved names on the local scene in jazz, rock and soul, is sure to send you over the moon… twice! Surprise special guests will appear on both nights. So join us for all infatuation, seduction and fun in this variety show […]

$20

A Crooners Valentine Hosted By Mick Sterling

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

Hosted by showman extraordinaire Mick Sterling this musical love fest featuring some of the most adored names on the local scene, is sure to send you over the moon! Surprise special guests will appear on all three nights. So join us for all the infatuation, seduction and fun in this variety show celebrating that thing […]

$30 – $35

Davina & the Vagabonds Livestream

Hook & Ladder 3010 Minnehaha Ave, Minneapolis

Davina and The Vagabonds offer “a modern take on old-time blues and jazz” (PennLive). They’ve created a stir on the national music scene with their high-energy live shows, level A musicianship, sharp-dressed professionalism, and Davina’s commanding stage presence. With influences ranging from Fats Domino and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band to Aretha Franklin and Tom […]

$15 – $20

Jearlyn & Jevetta Steele: “Healing, Peace, and Joy” Series

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis

Jearlyn and Jevetta Steele are thrilled to return to the Dakota stage to present a three-part series with “Songs of Healing, Peace and Joy.” Each program will feature a unique set of music that will focus on one of these expressions: Healing (Feb 10), Peace (Feb 17) and Joy (Feb 24). Jearlyn and Jevetta Steele grew up […]

$15

Twin Cities Jazz Festival Presents Jazz Fest Live Featuring the MN Hardbop Collective

Founded and led by Minnesota jazz drummer Jesse Simon, the mission of the Minnesota (MN) Hard Bop Collective is to preserve the jazz music of the hard bop eras by performing this rarely heard music live with the energy and sound that the composers intended while engaging audience members in historical anecdotes on the music […]

Joyann Parker ‘Out of The Dark’ Album Release

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

In Person AND Pay Per View Stylistically diverse and roots-connected, Out of the Dark expands on the success of Parker’s debut, Hard to Love, with 11 new songs composed by Parker and guitarist Mark Lamoine. Parker co-produced the album with Lamoine and Kevin Bowe, the Minneapolis-based producer, songwriter and guitarist whose myriad credits include Etta […]

$30 – $35

Cody McKinney

Jazz Central Studios Live Stream 407 Central Ave SE, Minneapolis

Jake Baldwin Quartet Livestream – Free Show

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

Jake resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and is one of the most in-demand freelance trumpet players in the Twin Cities, with performances ranging from his own original jazz groups to the Minnesota Orchestra. This show will be live-streamed for free in partnership with the Twin Cities Jazz Festival and Crooners through the Keep Music Live fund.

Free – $15

Joyann Parker ‘Out of The Dark’ Album Release

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

In Person AND Pay Per View Stylistically diverse and roots-connected, Out of the Dark expands on the success of Parker’s debut, Hard to Love, with 11 new songs composed by Parker and guitarist Mark Lamoine. Parker co-produced the album with Lamoine and Kevin Bowe, the Minneapolis-based producer, songwriter and guitarist whose myriad credits include Etta […]

$30 – $35

Cody Steinmann Trio Livestream

Jazz Central Studios Live Stream 407 Central Ave SE, Minneapolis

The Cody Steinmann Trio has all the intense emotions, subtleties and angular harmonic/melodic tendencies you can expect from any of Cody’s endeavors. Using the medium of jazz standards and maybe some spontaneous improvisations, this group will take you on a journey to both familiar and far away places. Featuring: Cody Steinmann – Guitar Chris Smith […]

Moore By Four

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

MOORE BY FOUR quickly established themselves as a fixture on the Twin Cities music scene when the group was created in 1986 at Ruby’s Cabaret in Minneapolis. The group performed sold-out concerts at the Guthrie and Fitzgerald Theaters and went on to tour Europe and Japan, sharing concert billing with Harry Connick, Jr., Joe Williams, Carmen […]

$35 – $40

Livestream: Robert Robinson Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. & Black History Month

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis

Once again, “The Pavarotti of Gospel” (Star Tribune), raises his voice to perform music that exemplifies the spirit of Martin Luther King Jr. and Black History Month. From the gospel sounds of Rev. James Cleveland and Mahalia Jackson to the more subtle messages of freedom and hope by artists like John Lennon, Sam Cooke, Pop “Roebuck” Staples, Mavis […]

$15

Jearlyn & Jevetta Steele: “Healing, Peace, and Joy” Livestream

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis

Originally conceived as a three-part series “Healing Peace, and Joy” has been redesigned into a single evening of music that will be streamed at no cost to viewers as a gift to our community from Jearlyn, Jevetta and the Dakota. The important musical themes of Healing, Peace, and Joy will be vividly brought to life in this […]

Jearlyn & Jevetta Steele: “Healing, Peace, and Joy” Series

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis

Jearlyn and Jevetta Steele are thrilled to return to the Dakota stage to present a three-part series with “Songs of Healing, Peace and Joy.” Each program will feature a unique set of music that will focus on one of these expressions: Healing (Feb 10), Peace (Feb 17) and Joy (Feb 24). Jearlyn and Jevetta Steele grew up […]

$15

Twin Cities Jazz Festival Present Jazz Fest Live Featuring “The Session”

“The Session” is led by trumpet player and band leader Solomon Parham.  Solomon,  a native of  Detroit,  has played on stages with several well respected musicians such as Delfeayo Marsalis, Roy Hargrove, Eric Kamau Gravatt, Anthony Cox, Saxophonist Eric Alexander, Wess Anderson, and Bassist Christian McBride, to name a few. In addition to his numerous […]

Doug Haining

Jazz Central Studios Live Stream 407 Central Ave SE, Minneapolis

Will Kjeer – Dave King – Charlie Lincoln – Free Show

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

Multi-generational jazz trio featuring Twin Cities-raised musicians Will Kjeer and Charlie Lincoln, paired with international drum mainstay Dave King (The Bad Plus, Happy Apple). This show will be live at Crooners and also live-streamed for free in partnership with the Twin Cities Jazz Festival through the KEEP MUSIC LIVE fund.

Free – $20

Robert Robinson Celebrates Black History Month

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

In Person AND Pay Per View Robert Robinson is reason to believe that the greatest music reaches every name and crosses every boundary, from audiences in the Pontiac Silverdome to troops in South Korea. Standing five foot five and sipping Diet Coke, Robert is “God’s canary.” He possesses the ability to sing any song and […]

$35 – $40

Streaming: Gershwin! with Prudence Johnson & Dan Chouinard

The Dakota 1010 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis

“It’s very clear: Our love for George Gershwin is here to stay … What you notice when you listen is how pure the songs sound, how spare and intimate. When she sings, Johnson sometimes imagines wrapping them in velvet. Her lush, precise, expressive voice, with its pearls of vibrato, is best unadorned. A smart, sensitive pianist – like Chouinard, an […]

$15

B-3 Organ with Pierre Lewis Livestream

Jazz Central Studios Live Stream 407 Central Ave SE, Minneapolis

This night we carry on the Artists Quarter tradition of B3 Organ Night with Pierre Lewis. St.Paul native Pierre Lewis has been keyboardist for the Commodores for the past 12 years. He spent his formative years as twin cities organ legend Bobby Lyles’ sub and regular organist for another Twin Cities saxophone legend Morris Wilson. […]

LOVE TKO The Music of Teddy Pendergrass with Johnnie Brown

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

Johnnie Brown’s raspy baritone voice delivers Teddy Pendergrass better than anyone in the country. His 14-member band headed by George Parrish delivers the music of “the Sound of Philadelphia” like it was meant to be played. Johnnie Brown has been selling out shows all over town for the last 7 years. You will not want to […]

$20 – $25

Colleen Raye Presents Sirens of the Sixties

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

Dionne Warwick, Dusty Springfield, Petula Clark, Lesley Gore – just their names evoke memories! Now, “The Girls Singers” have a new show, “Sirens of the 60s” that recalls the great songs and memories of a musically and culturally transitional period of time.

$25 – $30

Michael Monroe Sings JT, Joni and Cat – Dunsmore Room

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

Michael Monroe lives and records on the North Shore of Lake Superior in his solar powered log cabin studio. His instrumental music is seen across the nation on PBS and Canada in the award winning documentary, “Chased By The Light”, about Jim Brandenburg, National Geographic photographer and best selling author.

$25

The Music of Patsy Cline with Joyann Parker

Crooners 6161 Hwy 65 NE, Minneapolis

In Person AND Pay Per View Celebrated vocalist Joyann Parker treats us to a tour through the life and career of Patsy Cline, performed dozens of times at Crooners and back by popular demand!

$30 – $35