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May 2017

Bob Dorough with Ted Ludwig Trio

May 19, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Ron Robinson Theater, 100 River Market Ave
Little Rock, AR 72201 United States
$15.00
Bob Dorough with Ted Ludwig Trio

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The Crescent City Combo

May 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Tables & Ale, 102 N Block Ave
Fayetteville, AR 7201 United States
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The Crescent City Combo

The Crescent City Combo is playing New Orleans Brass and Groove at the Block Street Block Party in Fayetteville.

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June 2017

Jane Monheit: The Ella Fitzgerald Centennial

June 23, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
Walton Arts Center – Starr Theater, 495 W Dickson St
Fayetteville, AR 72701 United States
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Jane Monheim

Blessed with a voice of phenomenal beauty, Jane Monheit has established herself as one of today’s best and most important vocalist-musicians. But the Long Island native surprised even herself on her newest album – a tribute to Ella Fitzgerald’s beloved songbook. The result is a classic example of a singer leading her influences, rather than being led by them, with earthy wordless phrases and a sound that plays up her incomparable swinging, scatting, girlish side. Monheit is all woman here,…

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July 2017
Lisa Henry

Kansas City Jazz Legend LISA HENRY with the Claudia Burson Quartet

July 29, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
Sunrise Stage, 2781 N College Ave.
Fayetteville, AR 72703 United States
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Lisa Henry is a dynamic vocalist with a combination of swingin’ cool and down home class. A Kansas City native, she began by singing gospel music in the Baptist church, and by age 12 was singing the music of Billie Holiday and Miles Davis. Henry was a winner of the 1994 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Vocals Competition and was later named an International Jazz Ambassador to Africa. Over the past 20 years, Henry has toured the globe, sharing the stage…

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August 2017
Alex Wintz

Six Strings, Six Stories – Tracing the Lineage of Jazz Guitar – Alex Wintz Trio

August 19, 2017 @ 8:00 pm
Haxton Road Studio, 222 SE 2nd St., Suite 100
Bentonville, AR 72712 United States
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 Six Strings, Six Stories - Tracing the Lineage of Jazz Guitar – Alex Wintz Trio w/ Alex Wintz – Guitar, Gabe Schnider – Guitar and Martina Da Silva - Voice Saturday, August 19, 2017 - doors at 7:30 PM concert at 8:00 PM Haxton Road Studio, 222 SE 2nd St Suite 100, Bentonville, AR 72712 $35 general admission / $30.00 NAJS members (all seating GA) Tickets available at digjazz.com (limited seating, so don’t delay!) For more information call: 479-225-2306 Six…

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September 2017
Veronica Swift

Jazz Vocalist Veronica Swift

September 16, 2017 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The Upstairs at Grotto Wood Fired Grill & Wine Cave, 10 Center St
Eureka Springs, AR 72632 United States
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Veronica Swift Veronica Swift, age 23, is now being recognized around the country as one of the top young jazz singers on the scene. In the fall of 2015, she won second place at the prestigious Thelonious Monk Jazz Competition. In April of 2016, she was a guest artist with Michael Feinstein at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York. Veronica’s first appearance at Jazz at Lincoln Center was at age 11 for “Women in Jazz” series at Dizzy’s Club…

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October 2017

Art Buzz: Jazz and Stuart Davis

October 11, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - October 25, 2017 @ 8:30 pm
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, 600 Museum Way
Bentonville, AR 72712 United States
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Jazz and Stuart Davis…A Three-Part Lecture Series and Gallery Tour Craving the latest in art? Join our new program that mixes art, a signature cocktail, and discussion for an evening that will leave you buzzing over the latest of our temporary exhibitions, new installations, and favorites from the collection. This three-part series will dive deep into the swingin’ world of Stuart Davis, curated by NWA Jazz Society Director Robert Ginsburg and members of the Crystal Bridges staff. Your ticket includes…

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November 2017
Art Night Out: All That Jazz

Art Night Out: All That Jazz

November 18, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, 600 Museum Way
Bentonville, AR 72712 United States
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Join us for Crystal Bridges’ first Art Night Out for all ages, celebrating jazz throughout the museum. Renowned Kansas City jazz vocalist Lisa Henry is a featured musician, leading an interactive Jazz Storytelling performance for families and later entertaining guests in the Eleven Jazz Lounge. Enjoy dancing in the Great Hall to music by the Fayetteville Jazz Collective. We’ll have artmaking for all, film, swing dance lessons, and much more. While you’re here, breeze through the galleries to hear a…

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December 2017
Joey Alexander

Van Cliburn Concert: Masters of Jazz, Ellis Marsalis and Joey Alexander

December 1, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, 600 Museum Way
Bentonville, AR 72712 United States
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One evening-two solo piano performances! The Van Cliburn Concert Series presents Masters of Jazz, featuring two giants of the genre. Fourteen-year-old prodigy Joey Alexander and 84-year-old Ellis Marsalis, patriarch of the renowned New Orleans family of musicians, will share the stage for an evening of piano virtuosity in the Great Hall. This jazz experience has been curated by the Northwest Arkansas Jazz Society in collaboration with Jazz At Lincoln Center. Van Cliburn Concert Series Endowment supported by Reed and Mary…

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April 2018
Masakowski Family Trio

Jazz in Bloom 2018

April 22 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Botanical Garden of the Ozark, 4703 N. Crossover Rd.
Springdale, 72764 United States
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The Northwest Arkansas Jazz Society presents Jazz In Bloom Featuring The Masakowski Family Trio April 22, 2018 from 3:00-6:00 pm Botanical Garden of the Ozarks

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