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Friday, August 16th

Columbus Youth Jazz Summer Jam Session – State Auto’s Pein Park (Downtown) – Noon
Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante – 6pm
Anthony Jackson & Friends – Two Truths (Short North) – 6pm
Columbus Food Truck Festival: The Big Badd – Scioto Mile – 6:30pm
Mark Rubinstein Trio – Black Point – 6:30pm
Vernon Hairston Trio – Avalon (Downtown) – 7pm
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JazzColumbus Weekly – August 15th, 2019

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Before details on more great jazz in the sunshine (fingers crossed) – The Columbus Jazz Calendar for Saturday, August 17th is bursting with a variety of fun options! Carnaval Columbus featuring the Brazilian Hemispheres Band gets started at 8pm at Woodland’s Backyard (Grandview area) – tickets and details here. The Woodstock 50 by Columbus celebration […]

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Live Jazz in Columbus, Weekend of August 9th 2019

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Friday, August 9th Local ‘n Live: Sydney McSweeney – Campus Gateway Beer Garden – 5pm Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante – 6pm Phil Clark & The SOUL: Tribute to Dr. John – The Refectory – 6pm Anthony Jackson & Friends – Two Truths (Short North) – 6pm Mark Rubinstein Trio – Black Point – 6:30pm […]

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JazzColumbus Weekly – August 8th, 2019

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Our annual pot of Outdoor Jazz is boiling over! On Friday, August 9th, the Local ‘n Live series at the Campus Gateway Beer Garden (outside District PourHouse) presents vocalist Sydney McSweeney with Terrance Farmer on saxophone and David Swank on keys at 5pm (info). Later at 8pm, the 2019 JazZoo season wraps up with a […]

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Live Jazz in Columbus, Weekend of August 2nd 2019

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Friday, August 2nd James Elliott Project Band 1st Friday Happy Hour – Lincoln Cafe – 5pm Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante – 6pm Anthony Jackson & Friends – Two Truths (Short North) – 6pm Dave Powers – Hyde Park Arlington – 6:30pm Mark Rubinstein Trio – Black Point – 6:30pm Vernon Hairston Trio – Avalon […]

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JazzColumbus Weekly – August 1st, 2019

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As the calendar moves to August, the Outdoor Jazz season is sizzling! On Thursday, August 1st at 6pm, the Beer Garden Music Series at Land-Grant Brewing Company in Franklinton continues with an amazing free concert. Drummer James Gaiters’ Quartet features a regional all-star lineup, with bassist John Allen playing his last public jazz gig in […]

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Springfield Symphony Jazz Orchestra Forms

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There is news this week of a new jazz orchestra in the region! The Springfield Symphony Jazz Orchestra is forming in nearby Springfield, and will be run by the Springfield Symphony Orchestra. The band already has a Columbus connection, as its Artistic Director will be Springfield native, Vice President of Education at Jazz at Lincoln […]

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Juno-Winning Pianist Andy Milne Brings Unison Trio to Columbus August 2 and 3

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For over 20 years, pianist Andy Milne has played at the forefront of the creative improvised music scene in New York. Milne lends his distinctive, vibrant sound to larger groups like Dapp Theory (whose Seasons of Being won a Juno in his native Canada), on soundtracks like The Captains (for the William Shatner-helmed documentary) and […]

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Live Jazz in Columbus, Weekend of July 26th 2019

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Friday, July 26th Anthony Jackson & Friends – Two Truths (Short North) – 5pm Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante – 6pm Mark Rubinstein Trio – Black Point – 6:30pm Stephen Spottswood & The Symphonic Soul – The Westin Great Southern Columbus (Downtown) – 6:30pm Vernon Hairston Trio – Avalon (Downtown) – 7pm Emerald City Swing […]

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