Dazzle Restaurant and Lounge

This week - Larry Coryell

Apr 14, 2014
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  This week, on Thursday and Friday, jazz-rock guitarist Larry Coryell visits Dazzle. As one of the pioneers of jazz-rock -- perhaps the pioneer in the ears of some --Larry Coryell deserves a special place in the history books.

Coming to Denver - René Marie

Mar 24, 2014

  One of Denver's most well-loved vocalists returns to town in April. René Marie performs four sets at Dazzle on Saturday and Sunday, April 5 and 6. Her most recent release is titled I Wanna Be Evil: A Tribute to Eartha Kitt.

Bill Charlap Trio in Denver this week

Mar 10, 2014

This Thursday and Friday nights, March 13 and 14, the Bill Charlap Trio appears at Dazzle. Performing with pianist Charlap are David Wong on bass and Kenny Washington on drums. 

Matt Wilson Quartet at Dazzle

Feb 28, 2014

  Friday and Saturday nights at Dazzle Jazz this weekend - the Matt Wilson Quartet. Along with drummer Wilson, the quartet includes Kirk Knuffke - trumpet, Jeff Lederer - sax, and Chris Lightcap - bass.  Their most recent release, which also featured pianist John Medeski, "Gathering Call" was very warmly received. Nate Chinen of the NY Times "A drummer and bandleader drawn to exuberant gestures, he has held fast to a value system that prizes simplicity and sincerity, rugged effort and sturdy design."

A modern take on fusion: Nicholas Payton XXX

Feb 18, 2014
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Appearing at Dazzle Jazz Thursday and Friday, 2/20 and 2/21, Nicholas Payton XXX is Payton on trumpet and Rhodes piano, Vincente Archer on bass and Joe Dyson on drums. 

New Orleans trumpet player Nicholas Payton has been celebrated as one of the finest young musicians of his generation. A prodigy who picked up his instrument at the age of four and started sitting in with professional bands by age nine, Payton seemed destined for greatness in the jazz world.