The SnowCat

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The SnowCat will be presented on Sunday December 13, 2015 at 1:00 PM at Berger Performing Arts Center. An original musical production by flugelhornist and composer Dmitri Matheny, The SnowCat is the heart-warming holiday tale of a little girl’s search for her wandering white cat on a chilly afternoon and the life lessons she learns on the spirit of sharing and gratitude.

TJI Ellington Big Band wins Second Place in Essentially Ellington competition

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Image courtesy of the Tucson Jazz Music Foundation.

Congratulations to the Tucson Jazz Institute Ellington Big Band for their second place finish in the Jazz at Lincoln Center’s “Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band” competition over the weekend in NYC! Congratulations on your excellent performances, outstanding soloist awards, and Aubrey Martin’s Ella Fitzgerald Award.

Jazz Connection

Feb
14
Sun
6:30 pm Pete Swan Quintet @ Pastiche
Pete Swan Quintet @ Pastiche
Feb 14 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Robbie Lee-piano, Matt Mitchell-guitar, Max Goldschmid-trumpet and sax, Scott Black-bass, Pete Swan-drums. Sunday Sept.20th Joining the trio of Pete Swan, Matt Mitchell and Scott Black will be Grant Cherry on keys and our special guest[...]
Feb
15
Mon
9:00 pm Jazz Guild Jam @ Elliot's
Jazz Guild Jam @ Elliot's
Feb 15 @ 9:00 pm – Feb 16 @ 12:00 am
Marking its 2 year anniversary on September 22. Tony Frank-trumpet and vocals, “Sly” Slipetsky-keys, Rick Shosie-bass, Danny Brito-drums
Feb
16
Tue
7:00 pm Rebecca Carlson: Jazz and Standards @ The Parish
Rebecca Carlson: Jazz and Standards @ The Parish
Feb 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Rebecca Carlson-vocals, Rob Boone-keys
7:00 pm Tony Frank and Friends @ Sullivan's Steakhouse
Tony Frank and Friends @ Sullivan's Steakhouse
Feb 16 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jazz jumps every Tuesday at the legendary Sullivan’s Steakhouse with your hosts TF and Sly. A weekly guest, pros, poets and those who dig will make this another jewel in the crown of the Tucson[...]
Feb
17
Wed
6:00 pm TF Trio & Guests @ Caffe Torino in the Foothills
TF Trio & Guests @ Caffe Torino in the Foothills
Feb 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jazz expands to Wednesdays on the OP’s most perfect patio. Join the TF Trio and guests every week for genuine, heartfelt Jazz. Don’t forget the impeccable Italian! The East side’s excellent eatery welcomes you…mangia!
6:30 pm Arizona Roadrunners Traditional ... @ Wilbur's Grill in The Viscount Hotel
Arizona Roadrunners Traditional ... @ Wilbur's Grill in The Viscount Hotel
Feb 17 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Featuring Max Goldschmid, Scott Black, Doug Tidaback, Miranda Agnew and MORE! Music of Louis Armstrong, Bix Beiderbecke, King Oliver, Duke Ellington and others.

Tucson Jazz Festival

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