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Friday, March 22nd

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
Right at Zero – The Westin Great Southern (Downtown) – 6:30pm
BC6 Presents Music of Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers – Filament at The Vanderelli Room (Franklinton) – 7:30pm
OSU Jazz Festival: The Ohio Jaztet with Xavier Davis – Weigel Hall – 8pm
Sly and the Family Stone Tribute Band: It’s a Family Affair – Natalie’s – 9:30pm
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JazzColumbus Weekly – March 21st, 2019

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I had a wonderful early Jazz Night Out when Richard Sanford and I saw the OH-NY Connection (photo by Sanford) happy hour show at Brothers Drake on March 15th. Ohio natives John Lake (trumpet) and Steve Kortyka (tenor sax) drew a lively crowd of family and friends for two sets of well-chosen standards and originals. […]

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Live Jazz in Columbus, Weekend of March 15th 2019

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Friday, March 15th Addison Smith Trio – Market District Kitchen & Bar (Bexley) – 6pm Andrew Waters – Vittoria Ristorante – 6pm Anthony Jackson & Friends – Two Truths (Short North) – 6pm OH-NY Connection Quintet with John Lake & Steve Kortyka – Brothers Drake – 6pm Simon Sweet – Hyde Park Arlington – 6:30pm […]

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JazzColumbus Weekly – March 14th, 2019

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First on our list of Shows To See This Week is a newly announced happy hour barn burner! After a stop in Cincinnati Thursday, the OH-NY Connection Quintet, featuring trumpeter John Lake and saxophonist Steve Kortyka, plays Brothers Drake on Friday, March 15th from 6 to 8pm. The leaders will be accompanied by Dan Karlsberg […]

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42nd Annual OSU Jazz Festival March 20-24

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The Ohio State University School of Music presents the 42nd Annual OSU Jazz Festival March 20th through 24th at Weigel Hall on campus. The festival’s strong tradition – I had a wonderful time at last year’s festival – continues with five nights of jazz concerts and a Sunday afternoon of clinics for jazz students and […]

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Live Jazz in Columbus, Weekend of March 8th 2019

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Friday, March 8th 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 Jazz at the MAC: Tony Hagood Presents Jazz Today! – McConnell Arts Center – 7:30pm Trutone – The […]

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JazzColumbus Weekly – March 7th, 2019

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One great choice among our Shows To See This Week is an opportunity to see a Cuban piano legend in an intimate and elegant locale! Pianist Chuchito Valdés will play an exciting solo Grand Piano installment of the Jazz Dinner Club at The Refectory on Monday, March 11th at 6pm. A master of Cuban music […]

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Live Jazz in Columbus, Weekend of March 1st 2019

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Friday, March 1st 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 Richard Lopez Trio – Black Point – 6:30pm NexLevel – The Idle-A-While Supper […]

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JazzColumbus Weekly – February 28th, 2019

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There’s a run of great events celebrating Fat Tuesday in the coming week, so get ready with our Mardi Gras Jazz Guide! We know of three great holiday-themed shows on Saturday, March 2nd, two of which feature Columbus’ veteran New Orleans-styled outfits. At 7pm, Zaftig Brewing Co’s (Worthington) daylong Mardi Gras Celebration will feature The […]

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