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Jana Nyberg 5 at Vieux Carre’, February 3

February 1, 2017  •  

 © Andrea Canter A frequent performer throughout the Twin Cities on such stages as the Dakota, Vieux Carré, Crooners and Jazz Central, vocalist/songwriter/flautist Jana Nyberg recently brought her quintet to […]

Red Planet’s Orbit Swings into Reverie, February 2

January 31, 2017  •  

© Andrea Canter For the past 15 years, Red Planet has brightened the local jazz galaxy with inventive and entertaining performances from three of the area’s most creative musicians. The […]

Nicholas Payton wraps up Winter Jazz Fest in percussion-heavy style by

January 30, 2017  •  

Original Article by Dan Emerson | Special to the Pioneer Press Trumpeter and keyboardist Nicholas Payton, who headlined the Twin Cities Winter Jazz Festival on Sunday at the St. Paul […]

A Festive Saturday Night Jazz at the Black Dog: Tommy Bentz, Rodney Ruckus on January 28

January 28, 2017  •  

© Andrea Canter Saturday Night Jazz at the Black Dog comes every week, as it has for the past 2 1/2 years under the curatorship of Steve Kenny. Twin Cities […]

Tuck and Patti Return to the Dakota, January 29

January 27, 2017  •  

© Andrea Canter Together performing (as well as life partners) for nearly four decades, the vocal/guitar jazz duo Tuck (Andress) and Patti (Cathcart) met at an audition in Las Vegas, […]