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Mary Louse Knutson Trio Returns to the Dunsmore Room at Crooners, February 20

February 19, 2017  •  

© Andrea Canter One of the first ensembles to appear in the Dunsmore Room at Crooners Lounge after the space opened in December 2015, the Mary Louise Knutson Trio has […]

Patty Peterson and “Heart of the Matter” in the Dunsmore Room, February 19

February 17, 2017  •  

© Andrea Canter In February 2007, vocalist Patty Peterson suffered an aortic dissection. On February 19, 2017 (6:30 pm), Patty celebrates her amazing recovery by presenting “Heart of the Matter” […]

The Lead Sheet: Twin Cities Live Jazz, February 17-23


© Andrea Canter We’re looking forward to another star-filled week of jazz in the metro, including a revisiting of Ellington’s Money Jungle, a rare performance by What Would Monk Do, […]

What Would Monk Do? and Ahmed and the Creators, February 18 at the Black Dog

February 16, 2017  •  

© Andrea Canter What would have happened if eccentric genius Thelonious Monk had encountered the best of Twin Cities jazzmen? Trumpeter Steve Kenny, pianist Peter Schimke, bassist Billy Peterson, and […]

Bryan Nichols and Jazz in the Target Atrium: Money Jungle Revisited, February 17


© Andrea Canter The third season of Jazz in the Target Atrium, curated by Jeremy Walker, continues on Friday, February 17 (8 pm) when the Atrium Jazz Ensemble tackles Duke […]

Dave Rempis Launches Solo Tour at Jazz Central, February 16

February 15, 2017  •  

© Andrea Canter One of the top talents among avant garde saxophonists, Dave Rempis makes a rare visit to the Twin Cities on Thursday February 16 (8:30 pm), as he […]