Live Performances

Singer Mary Louise Lee and her band will grace the Nocturne stage to celebrate the 100th birthday of the First Lady of Song, Ms. Ella Fitzgerald.

Nude Music | Apr 27

Apr 21, 2017

The boldest of artists sometimes express themselves by stripping away all but the essential.  Italy’s Musica Nuda is a brave project, independent and free, a modern version of voice with bass accompaniment in use since the Renaissance. Norwegian tenor saxophonist and operatic tenor Håkon Kornstad uses his imagination and a simple electronic device to unite the lyricism of jazz saxophone and operatic aria to realize in concert the symphonies that he hears in his dreams.

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The Miles Davis album, "Kind of Blue" continues to be the yearly top selling jazz album, fifty seven years after its release. Miles was a temperamental genius that pushed his musicians to a new level of creativity and melodicism. The Conservatory Jazz Repertory Orchestra will honor this jazz icon with arrangements of his compositions, along with many jazz standards he made famous, such as Bye, Bye Blackbird, 'Round Midnight, and many others.

Ravi Coltrane Quartet | Apr 19, 20, & 21

Apr 21, 2017

Ravi Coltrane is a critically acclaimed Grammy™ nominated saxophonist, bandleader, and composer. In the course of a twenty plus year career, Mr. Coltrane has worked as a sideman to many, recorded noteworthy albums for himself and others and founded a prominent independent record label, RKM.

Julian Coryell w/Chuck Lamb & Joe Anderies | Apr 23

Apr 19, 2017
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Dazzle Jazz presents Julian Coryell with Chuck Lamb and Joe Aderies - Featuring: Julian Coryell - guitar and vocals, Chuck Lamb on piano, Joe Anderies on alto flute and saxophones, Mike Marlier on drum set, and Kim Stone - bass.

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