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Friday, October 20th

Simon Sweet – Hyde Park Arlington – 6:30pm
Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante (Powell) – 7pm
Richard Lopez Trio – Black Point – 7pm
Liberated Soul Project – The Idle-A-While House Restaurant (East Side) – 8pm
“Testify: Journeys of Women in Story and Song” with Debra James Tucker, Tia Harris and more – Brothers Drake – 9pm
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JazzColumbus Weekly – October 19th, 2017

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The bustling October Columbus Jazz Calendar inspired a handful of great Jazz Nights (& Days) Out this week, so let’s get into it! My parents and I saw the Tony Hagood Quartet play The Music of Dave Brubeck at the McConnell Arts Center on Thursday the 12th. The program focusing on Brubeck’s explorations of rare […]

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Animal Mother – Golf

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Cincinnati “garage jazz” trio Animal Mother is made up of Josh Kline (tenor saxophone), Jon Massey (electric bass), and Matt McAllister (drums and glockenspiel) and formed in 2013 at the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music. Following up its 2015 debut The Youth Will Rule!, the band recently released its second album Golf (cover […]

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Allison Miller’s Boom Tic Boom Comes to the Wexner Center October 24

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The Wexner Center’s schedule rolls along, building up momentum, with a Columbus debut (as a bandleader) by one of the most vibrant, exciting drummers in jazz: Allison Miller. Miller’s band Boom Tic Boom arrive in town Tuesday, October 24 (tickets here). For more info on the band as well as videos, continue below the jump.

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Live Jazz in Columbus, Weekend of October 13th 2017

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Friday, October 13th SOLD OUT: A Tribute to Ray Charles – The Refectory – 6pm Simon Sweet – Hyde Park Arlington – 6:30pm Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante (Powell) – 7pm Richard Lopez Trio – Black Point – 7pm NexLevel – The Idle-A-While House Restaurant (East Side) – 8pm A Columbus Jazz Orchestra 45th Anniversary […]

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JazzColumbus Weekly – October 12th, 2017

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With Fall in full gear, there are plenty of wonderful options on our Columbus Jazz Calendar, so my list of Shows To See This Week was hard to narrow down! One great choice is Tony Monaco and the Grinders, playing Dick’s Den on Friday, October 13th at 10pm. Named after “Organ Grinder Swing,” The Grinders […]

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Bill Holman with the Famous Jazz Orchestra October 16

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While Monday nights with Vaughn Wiester’s Famous Jazz Orchestra have been a swinging good time every week for over twenty years now, the next installment will be extra special. Wiester and the FJO will be joined by special guest Bill Holman at the Clintonville Woman’s Club on Monday, October 16th. Composer/arranger, conductor, saxophonist, and songwriter […]

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Columbus Jazz Orchestra 45th Anniversary Extravaganza

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The Columbus Jazz Orchestra opens its “Swingin’ with the CJO” 2017-2018 season October 12 – 15 with a truly special event – A CJO 45th Anniversary Extravaganza! Tickets are available here, at the CAPA Ticket Office, or by phone at (614) 469-0939. These four concerts present the high-powered CJO with a cavalcade of stars – […]

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Live Jazz in Columbus, Weekend of October 6th 2017

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Friday, October 6th SCAT LSP 1st Friday Happy Hour: A Tribute to Carolyn’s Club – Lincoln Cafe – 5pm Happy Hour Jam Session – Elevator Brewery Taproom – 6pm Dylan Bram & Gabe Koempel Duo – Oscar’s of Dublin – 6pm Simon Sweet – Hyde Park Arlington – 6:30pm Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante (Powell) […]

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