Local Jazz

To get your jazz event posted here, please email your info to tucsonjazzsociety@gmail.com.

May
12
Sat
TF Trio @ Caffe Torino in the Foothills
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The OP’s leader of “The Jazz Renaissance” returns to the beautiful, scenic patio of Caffe Torino in the Foothills. Tony Frank & Friends goes great with the fine Italian Cuisine from Ollie and Daniella. This popular foothills eatery (formerly Ric’s Cafe) has been getting rave reviews, big crowds and returning fans!! With food and Jazz this good, how can you go wrong! Come swing under the stars every Saturday 6 to 9pm.

Cynthia Hilts Solo @ Saint Francis in the Foothills United Methodist Church
May 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

A solo concert of jazz piano and voice. Meant to inspire, fulfill, excite and calm, all at once. Cynthia Hilts will play standards and original music in her inimitable style. Be prepared not to be prepared for whatever rich space and harmony she channels from her return to the desert.

Iskashitaa products will be available for purchase to benefit their organization.

Advance ticket purchase recommended

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May
13
Sun
TJS Sunday Jam @ Brother John’s Beer Bourbon & BBQ
May 13 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

TJS-SUNDAY-JAM-2The Tucson Jazz Society joined with the owners of Brother John’s Beer Bourbon & BBQ to bring a Sunday afternoon of America’s music “JAZZ” presented by Tucson’s most talented musicians. If you are a musician or vocalist and you want to sit-in during the jam session, just sign in and join in. We welcome your participation.

May
15
Tue
Carder/Versace Quartet @ Epic Café
May 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Jason Carder-trumpet, Angelo D Versace-keys, Kai Felix-drums, Jeffrey Sandberg-bass

May
16
Wed
Arizona Roadrunners Traditional Jazz Jam @ Wilbur's Grill in The Viscount Hotel
May 16 @ 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.

May
17
Thu
Rene Taylor @ Oro Valley Community Center
May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Community Center Concert Series. Enjoy dinner prior to the concert at the Community Center’s Overlook Restaurant. This is an outdoor concert. Bring a lawn chair.

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May
18
Fri
Pete Swan Trio @ Cushing Street Bar and Restaurant
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Pete Swan-drums, Matt Mitchell-guitar, Scott Black-bass
On the beautiful Cushing Street Patio.

Tony Frank Trio @ Café Torrino
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Susan Artemis @ The Dusty Monk
May 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Susan Artemis-piano & vocals

May
19
Sat
TF Trio @ Caffe Torino in the Foothills
May 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The OP’s leader of “The Jazz Renaissance” returns to the beautiful, scenic patio of Caffe Torino in the Foothills. Tony Frank & Friends goes great with the fine Italian Cuisine from Ollie and Daniella. This popular foothills eatery (formerly Ric’s Cafe) has been getting rave reviews, big crowds and returning fans!! With food and Jazz this good, how can you go wrong! Come swing under the stars every Saturday 6 to 9pm.

May
20
Sun
TJS Sunday Jam @ Brother John’s Beer Bourbon & BBQ
May 20 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

TJS-SUNDAY-JAM-2The Tucson Jazz Society joined with the owners of Brother John’s Beer Bourbon & BBQ to bring a Sunday afternoon of America’s music “JAZZ” presented by Tucson’s most talented musicians. If you are a musician or vocalist and you want to sit-in during the jam session, just sign in and join in. We welcome your participation.

May
21
Mon
Phil Davis Trio @ Royal Sun Hotel
May 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Phil Davis-guitar, Lamont Arthur-keys, Malik Alkabir-sax. Jazz at Royal Sun Hotel every first and third Monday of the month from 7:00 – 9:00pm!

May
22
Tue
Carder/Versace Quartet @ Epic Café
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Jason Carder-trumpet, Angelo D Versace-keys, Kai Felix-drums, Jeffrey Sandberg-bass

May
23
Wed
Arizona Roadrunners Traditional Jazz Jam @ Wilbur's Grill in The Viscount Hotel
May 23 @ 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.