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Terell Stafford Quintet

Terell Stafford Quintet

August 5 • 5 PM and 8 PM Terell Stafford, trumpeter extraordinaire, returns. Mr. Stafford, remarkably versatile, combines a deep love of melody with a spirited and adventurous lyricism. He has performed with such luminaries as Kenny Baron, Diana Krall, and the Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and Vanguard Jazz Orchestras. He has graced our own stage […]

AUGUST 5 • 5 PM and 8 PM

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Cyrille Aimée

Cyrille Aimée

August 12 • 5 PM and 8 PM French-Dominican jazz vocalist Cyrille Aimée is a musical gypsy. Drawn from childhood to the gypsy life surrounding her native village Samois-sur-Seine and the spirit of revered Romani jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt, her sound concentrates elements of Latin American, American, and Brazilian jazz, sung to bass, drums, and three guitars. She […]

AUGUST 12 • 5 PM and 8 PM

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Monty Alexander Trio

Monty Alexander Trio

August 19 • 5 PM and 8 PM Kingston, Jamaica-born pianist Monty Alexander is known for musical surprise twists and dramatic suspense. A true romantic, he loves to “build up the heat and kick up a storm,” and his spirited sound is a potent cocktail of jazz, gospel, bebop, Jamaican music, calypso, and rhythm and blues, with an […]

AUGUST 19 • 5 PM and 8 PM

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Warren Wolf / Edward Simon Quintet with special guest artist Tia Fuller

Warren Wolf / Edward Simon Quintet with special guest artist Tia Fuller

August 26 • 5 PM and 8 PM Baltimore native, acclaimed jazz vibraphonist Warren Wolf delighted our audiences when he appeared with Cyrus Chestnut. Now he returns with a quintet co-led by his SFJAZZ Collective band-mate, Venezuelan pianist Edward Simon, and featuring alto saxophonist Tia Fuller. Mr. Wolf tours worldwide with such greats as Wynton Marsalis, Christian McBride, […]

AUGUST 26 • 5 PM and 8 PM

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Preservation Hall Jazz Band with Special Guest Artist Irma Thomas

Preservation Hall Jazz Band with Special Guest Artist Irma Thomas

October 1 • 7:00 PM Close your eyes and you’re in the neighborhood dance halls, on the riverboats, or in the French Quarter where the Preservation Hall Jazz Band makes its home.  The Band is fifty years young. With its own voice and sound, a sound that is at once unique and identifiable, infused by legendary New Orleans musicians […]

OCTOBER 1 • 7:00 PM