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Friday, February 22nd

February by the Fire: Dave Powers – Old Worthington Library – 4pm
Margarita Day: Noe Salsa Project – Mi Tradicion (Gahanna) – 5pm
Anthony Jackson & Friends – Two Truths (Short North) – 5pm
Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante – 6pm
Dave Powers – Hyde Park Arlington – 6:30pm
Richard Lopez Trio – Black Point – 6:30pm
Tim Dvorkin Trio – Market District (Grandview Yard) – 6:30pm
Right at Zero – The Westin Great Southern Columbus (Downtown) – 6:30pm
Ayman Abi Kheir, Mario Bosca, Tony Zilincik & Squid Thrasher – Filament at The Vanderelli Room (Franklinton) – 8pm
Emerald City Swing Orchestra – Emerald City Ballroom (Dublin) – 8pm
Hosea’s State of Mind – The Idle-A-While Supper Club and Venue (East Side) – 8pm
Linda Dachtyl Trio featuring Don Hales – Dick’s Den – 10pm Read More →

JazzColumbus Weekly – February 21st, 2019

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Richard Sanford and I had an excellent Jazz Night Out when we saw James Gaiters Soul Revival (photo by Sanford) at Natalie’s on February 19th. Drummer Gaiters was joined by frequent area collaborators Derek DiCenzo (guitar) and Robert Mason (organ) plus special guest saxophonist Rob Dixon from Indianapolis for an eye-opening soul jazz excursion. Early […]

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Benefit for Matt Wagner at Dick’s Den February 28

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As we reported last month, esteemed Columbus drummer Matt Wagner has had serious health issues over the past several years that have left him unable to work and placed him and his wife Trish in dire financial straits. In order to help him out in his time of need, the Columbus music community has come […]

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Live Jazz in Columbus, Weekend of February 15th 2019

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Friday, February 15th Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante – 6pm The Ramblers with Cherie Mannino – Market District (Grandview Yard) – 6pm Anthony Jackson & Friends – Two Truths (Short North) – 6pm Richard Lopez Trio – Black Point – 6:30pm Tony Hagood – Hyde Park Arlington – 6:45pm Stan Smith Trio & The WS […]

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JazzColumbus Weekly – February 14th, 2019

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Happy Valentine’s Day jazz fans! Don’t forget that there are plenty of options to celebrate the holiday with jazz – check out our roundup here. But there is also a strong slate of Shows To See This Week that aren’t centered on the love theme. Tops on the list is a pair of concerts from […]

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4th Floor Live Series at Jazz Academy

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Local musicians and educators Zakk Jones and Danny Bauer have collaborated with Jazz Arts Group to create the 4th Floor Live Series at the Jazz Academy. With a name inspired by the Jazz Academy’s location on the 4th floor of the Lincoln Theatre building, this monthly series of free events aims to bring new experiences […]

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Joe Policastro Trio “Modern Love Songs” at Notes

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Chicago-based Joe Policastro Trio returns to Columbus this weekend with a special set list in honor of Valentine’s Day. Joe Policastro Trio performs “Modern Love Songs” in its debut at Notes on Friday, February 15th at 9pm (Doors at 8pm) – tickets are available here. While the band is touring in support of its fourth […]

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Live Jazz in Columbus, Weekend of February 8th 2019

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Friday, February 8th Jerry Powell Quartet – The Social Club Lounge (East Side) – 6pm Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante – 6pm Anthony Jackson & Friends – Two Truths (Short North) – 6pm Dave Powers – Hyde Park Arlington – 6:30pm Richard Lopez Trio – Black Point – 6:30pm Beautyofmyland – Brothers Drake – 9pm […]

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JazzColumbus Weekly – February 7th, 2019

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Richard Sanford and I had an excellent Jazz Day Out when we saw Richard Lopez Present “Boss Tenors, Live from Cbus” at Columbus Museum of Art on Sunday the 3rd (Photo by Richard Sanford). This satisfying concert was a prime example of the magic that can happen when five battle-tested pros can let loose and […]

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