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Friday, December 6th

Baccus Elliott Stewart Trio 1st Friday Happy Hour – Lincoln Cafe – 5pm
Tony Hagood – Land-Grant Brewing Company (Franklinton) – 5pm
Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante – 6pm
Anthony Jackson & Friends – Two Truths (Short North) – 6pm
Richard Lopez Trio – Black Point – 6:30pm
Louise Salvador with Bob J Mills – Bexley Premier Restaurant – 7pm
First Friday Delaware Christmas Tree Lighting: Cherie Mannino with Cap City Swing – Pat’s Record Store (Delaware, OH) – 7pm
Jerry Powell – Blu Note Jazz Cafe (East Side) – 8pm
Columbus Jazz Orchestra: Home for the Holidays with Nicki Parrott & Z.F. Taylor – Southern Theatre – 8pm
Otterbein Jazz Holiday Showcase – Battelle Fine Arts Center (Westerville) – 8pm
Jon Coleman – Dick’s Den – 10pm
Al Son del Iya: Rumba Por Navidad – Brothers Drake – 10:30pm Read More →

JazzColumbus Weekly – December 5th, 2019

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Up first this week is news of an intimate concert honoring an excellent new Columbus jazz album! The Robert Mason Trio performs at an Album Release Celebration for State of Soul on Sunday, December 8th at 8pm at Upper Cup Coffee in Gahanna – no cover, food from Willowbeez Soulveg, info and RSVP here. State […]

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4th Annual WSAX Jazz Brew Fundraiser December 7

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Harlem Comes To Columbus this weekend for a special concert benefiting Columbus’ jazz radio station, Jazz 98.5 FM, WSAX-LP. The 4th Annual WSAX Jazz Brew Concert Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, December 7th at 7pm in the Walter Armes Learning Center Auditorium at Whitehall-Yearling High School. This concert will feature celebrated Harlem saxophonist Bill […]

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Live Jazz in Columbus, Thanksgiving Weekend 2019

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Wednesday, November 27th The New Dave DeWitt Trio – Woodlands Tavern – 5pm Dave Powers – Vittoria Ristorante – 6pm Ryan Folger – Brothers Drake – 8pm Sanctuary: Music of Miles Davis ’68-’75 – Natalie’s – 9pm Phil Clark & THE SOUL “Holiday Season Kick Off Thanksgiving Eve” – Dick’s Den – 10pm Thursday, November […]

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JazzColumbus Weekly – November 27th, 2019

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Coming to you a bit early this week for the annual Thanksgiving Jazz Guide! Kickoff the holiday weekend on Wednesday, November 27th with a strong slate. The New Dave DeWitt Trio finds keyboard maestro and a rare lineup starting the Thanksgiving Eve festivities at Woodlands Tavern at 5pm (info here) and fellow keyboard master Dave […]

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Sanctuary at Natalie’s November 27

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Columbus supergroup Sanctuary (artwork by Lesley Raye) plays the “Music of Miles Davis ’68-’75” on Wednesday, November 27th at 9pm. Limited tickets are available here. Bandleader and drummer Tony McClung was kind enough to answer my email questions about the show – keep reading to learn more about the show (and the band’s INCREDIBLE lineup) […]

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Live Jazz in Columbus, Weekend of November 22nd 2019

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Friday, November 22nd Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante – 6pm Anthony Jackson & Friends – Two Truths (Short North) – 6pm Dave Powers – Hyde Park Arlington – 6:30pm Lucas Holmes – Black Point – 6:30pm Stephen Spottswood & The Symphonic Soul – The Westin Great Southern Columbus (Downtown) – 6:30pm Jerry Powell Quartet – […]

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JazzColumbus Weekly – November 21st, 2019

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The holiday season is just about here! So before Alex Burgoyne gets into the next great Wednesday at Brothers Drake, here is our first Holiday Jazz Guide of 2019. On Saturday, November 23rd, Autumn Rush Vineyard in Johnstown continues its momentum from patio season with a Christmas In November Holiday Jazz Dinner featuring the dynamic […]

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Ayman Abi Kheir – Zayzafoon

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Ayman Abi Kheir, a Lebanese percussionist living in Columbus while he continues his Jazz Studies at Capital University, is releasing his new album Zayzafoon this week. The album release party will be held on Friday, November 22nd at 10pm in the main gallery of The Vanderelli Room in Franklinton. The performance will feature the Columbus-based […]

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