Local Jazz

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

Jun
12
Wed
Arizona Roadrunners @ Wilbur's Grill in The Viscount Hotel
Jun 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Arizona Roadrunner’s Big Band play jazz from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. every Wednseday!

Jun
13
Thu
Cynthia Hilts Trio @ Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort and Spa
Jun 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Cynthia Hilts Trio (Standards) 

Cynthia Hilts is a jazz pianist equally talented as a vocalist, composer and bandleader. Her jazz sextet, No Fiction, was a featured performer at the 2019 Tucson Jazz Festival, and her other ensembles have performed in festivals, concerts and clubs in Tucson, New York City, and internationally. She has released four records to strong acclaim. NYC Jazz Record described her most recent record, Lyric Fury, as “never short of either surprising twists or humor, always colorful and lively” (Scott Yanow). At the keys and while leading a band, Cynthia’s interpretations of the Great American Songbook and her original songs keep audiences enchanted and captivated.

Jun
14
Fri
Susan Artemis @ The Dusty Monk
Jun 14 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Susan Artemis-piano & vocals

Jun
15
Sat
NoethenButJazz Quartet @ Bar 77 (inside Whole Foods Market)
Jun 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Mark Noethen, piano and vocals,
Cass Preston, trumpet and vocals
Lanny Webb, bass
Gil Rodriguez, drums

Susan Artemis @ Hacienda del Sol
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Solo jazz on the Terraza Patio

The Strawberry Jam Session @ Espresso Art Café
Jun 15 @ 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Come out and swing with us at the weekly Strawberry Jam Session at Espresso Art Cafe! Our house rhythm section this week will feature John Black on bass, Kai Felix on drums, and Jonny Hines on Piano.

Jun
16
Sun
TJS Sunday Jam @ Brother John’s Beer Bourbon & BBQ
Jun 16 @ 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.

Jun
17
Mon
TJI Jazz JAMbalaya @ The Glowbal, Sheraton Tucson Hotel
Jun 17 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Tucson Jazz Institute faculty and students perform for you a mix of Trad, Swing and the American Songbook on Mondays, 6:30-9 pm, at the Glowbal inside the Sheraton Tucson Hotel & Suites, 5151 E Grant, Tucson.

Depending on the weather, we’ll be performing inside where the acoustics are great, or outside where you can enjoy the fire pits, pool and courtyard beauty. Performers include Scott Black, Brice Winston, John Black, Cameron Davidson, Andrew Gioannetti, Mikayla Grijalva, Jazmin Harvey, Denali Mohandas Kaufman, Esme Hwang Martin, Kevin Ravellette, John Sheehan, and more + YOU! We look forward to seeing you EVERY MONDAY … around the tables, fire pits, and pool. There’s room to dance, too! Javier Martinez, Executive Chef, presents an international menu with something for everyone. RSVP recommended as this is the ‘go to’ event on Mondays! Call 520-321-7621.

Phil Davis Trio @ Royal Sun Hotel
Jun 17 @ 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!

Jun
19
Wed
Arizona Roadrunners @ Wilbur's Grill in The Viscount Hotel
Jun 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Arizona Roadrunner’s Big Band play jazz from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. every Wednseday!

Jun
20
Thu
Reno del Mar @ Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort and Spa
Jun 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Reno del Mar (Instrumental Guitar Duo

Reno del Mar is a dynamic acoustic instrumental group that performs beautiful, original guitar music in a wide range of styles that include latin jazz, Americana, western swing, tango, gypsy, flamenco fusion, bebop and blues.  The duo, based in Tucson, Arizona, features Mark Wilsey and Phil Lipman.

Jun
21
Fri
Susan Artemis @ The Dusty Monk
Jun 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Susan Artemis-piano & vocals

Jun
22
Sat
Susan Artemis @ Hacienda del Sol
Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Solo jazz on the Terraza Patio

The Strawberry Jam Session @ Espresso Art Café
Jun 22 @ 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Come out and swing with us at the weekly Strawberry Jam Session at Espresso Art Cafe! Our house rhythm section this week will feature John Black on bass, Kai Felix on drums, and Jonny Hines on Piano.