The Northwest Arkansas Jazz Society’s final concert in the 16th Annual KUAF Summer Jazz Concert Series


THE COMPOSERS SHOWCASE – Sat., August 9 at 8:00 PM at George’s Majestic Lounge in Fayettevlle Ark. 




The Summer Jazz Concert Series continues a tradition with the Composers Showcase. This jazz variety show presents the best of the best from N.W. Arkansas’ jazz scene performing original tunes and arrangements in a variety of ensembles. This concert is always a treat for musicians and audience members alike as we celebrate the creation of new original jazz from our own community. The NAJS is proud to present this annual concert on the main stage at George’s Majestic Ballroom on historic Dickson street for the very first time!  Don’t miss it! This years performers include:

Claudia Burson Trio

Matt Smith Guitar Ensemble

Walter Savage & Bucket List

The Tritones (guitar, bass and vibraphone trio)

The Fayetteville Jazz Collective Octet

Ben Harris Quartet


The Aebersold Allstar Scholarship Quartet


Cabaret & General Admission seating available

Discounts on tickets available with Northwest Arkansas Jazz Society membership

The North Arkansas Jazz Society (NAJS) is a non-profit, 501©3. Our mission is to promote and benefit jazz music through education and concert presentation. Proceeds from ticket sales fund our Student Scholarship Program.

For more information contact Robert Ginsburg 479-225-2306 or


JAZZ on the RADIO  – KUAF 91.3 National Public Radio from
the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.

For over 30 years, SHADES OF JAZZ has been a part of KUAF’s locally produced music programming. Host Robert Ginsburg presents the best in classic and contemporary main-stream jazz from Armstrong to Zawinul. Shades of Jazz airs Friday and Saturday evenings from 10 PM to Midnight followed by Goodnight Jazz with Daniel Estes until 1:00 AM (Saturday mornings) and Fred Hall’s SWING THING Sunday mornings from midnight until 1:00 AM. 











Fresco Café & Pub in Club Lush
LIVE MUSIC  Fridays 7-10 pm  &  Saturdays 7-10 pm
112 W. Center Street, Fayetteville AR 72703    479-455-5555


Greenhouse Grille – 481 S School Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72701 (479) 444-8909
Matt Smith Jazz
Every 2nd Friday 6:30 to 9:30 PM
Alex Lewis Trio
Every 3rd Friday 6:30 to 9:30 PM

Faby’s Restaurant – Every Thursday from 7 to 9 PM

The Jazz Cats, Ron Wise -sax and clarinet, Wendy Parham -piano and David Yarbrough – tuba….Playing Swing and Dixieland – Admission is free.
1023 Front St, Conway AR (a block from Toad Suck Square). (501) 329-5151)


Capital Hotel Bar and Grill in downtown Little Rock
Mon through Thurs. -5:00-9:00PM (No Cover) Fri. & Sat. – 8:00 to 12 AM
Guitarist Ted Ludwig
Markham & Louisiana, Little Rock  877-637-0037


Tulsa Jazz Scene & Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

111 East First Street – upper levelDowntown Tulsa at the corner of 1st and Boston

Every Tuesday night from 5:30 to 8:00, the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame presents soulful jazz by our talented local musicians. Free!




Columbia Missouri

The We Always Swing Jazz Series

 21 N. 10thStreet, Columbia, MO 65201

Visit:  Or call: 573-449-3001