Local Jazz

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

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.

Tony Frank Trio @ Café Torrino
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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

Tony Frank Trio @ Café Torrino
Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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.

Jun
23
Sun
TJS Sunday Jam @ Brother John’s Beer Bourbon & BBQ
Jun 23 @ 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
24
Mon
TJI Jazz JAMbalaya @ The Glowbal, Sheraton Tucson Hotel
Jun 24 @ 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.

Jun
25
Tue
Sly Man & Sheryl Ann @ Viscount Suite Hotel
Jun 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Daniel “Sly” Slipetsky on piano, Sheryl Ann Mckinley on vocals.

Jun
26
Wed
Arizona Roadrunners @ Wilbur's Grill in The Viscount Hotel
Jun 26 @ 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
27
Thu
Katherine Byrnes and Angelo Versace @ Westward Look Wyndham Grand Resort and Spa
Jun 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Katherine Byrnes and Angelo Versace (Standards) 

Katherine Byrnes and Angelo Versace are two of Tucson’s jazz luminaries joining together for an unforgettable night of music. A graduate of the University of Arizona School of Music, vocalist Katherine Byrnes has toured the world singing Jazz, Broadway, Rock, and Classical genres. Her projects have taken her as far as China with Art.if.act Dance Project, across Europe with Blue Note recording artist Amos Lee, and throughout the United States with her original band, Sweet Ghosts. In 2018, Katherine released an album of duets with pianist Jeff Haskell. She is joined by accomplished pianist, Angelo Versace, the University of Arizona Director of Jazz Studies. Versace has been described as “a fleet-fingered keyboard dynamo” (Lawrence Budman) and “next star on the jazz scene” (Dwayne Dolphin). Versace’s passion for performing and collaborating has led him to perform at the North Sea Jazz Festival (Netherlands), the Tucson Jazz Festival (Arizona), the New Orleans Jazz Festival (Louisiana), the Pensacola Jazz Festival (Florida), the Mellon Jazz Festival (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania), and the Coral Gables Jazz Festival (Miami, Florida). He has had the privilege of working as a sideman with several internationally recognized artists including Khristian Dentey, Brice Winston, Troy Roberts, Dave Stryker, and Roxy Coss.

Tony Frank Trio @ Café Torrino
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jun
28
Fri
Susan Artemis @ The Dusty Monk
Jun 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Susan Artemis-piano & vocals