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    Feb
    18
    Sun
    Madison Jazz Jam
    Feb 18 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

    Madison Jazz Jam now meets at The Rigby, 119 E. Main St. We have a room on the second floor with a stage and great sight lines.

    We’ll continue to have the same great bands, music, fun, and camaraderie. See our website at www.madisonjazzjam.org for a schedule listing house band members for each session, a description of the jam, and for first set jammers, the designated tune for that week.

    Feb
    20
    Tue
    John Vitale (guitar), Marilyn Fisher (vocals), and Ken Kuehl (bass) @ Liliana's Restaurant
    Feb 20 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

    John began teaching in the mid sixties in Chicago. He has been a performer and teacher
    since then, and has traveled all across the United States.

    Live concerts, Clubs, Weddings, Rock shows, Theater groups, Jeff Award nominated, Church performer, and has also worked with a number of charity organizations.

    He studied with Jack Cecchini, Professor Pamela Kimmel, Manuel Lopez-Ramos, Oscar Ghiglia, and Joe Diorio at Guitar Institute of Technology (Los Angeles).

    Sherwood Conservatory – Chicago IL

    Academy Artists Conservatory – Oak Park, IL

    Private Lesson Studio – Hollywood, CA

    Donahue’s Music – Chicago IL

    Sound Post Music – Evanston, IL

    Joined by bassist Ken Kuehl, and vocalist Marilyn Fisher

    Johnny Chimes
    Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    Every Tues-Wed @ Louisianne’s 6-9 pm

    Phone
    608-831-1929

    Five Points Jazz Collective @ Mason Lounge
    Feb 20 @ 9:00 pm – Feb 21 @ 12:00 am

    Five Points Jazz Collective
    Music: Clubs:

    When: Weekly on Tuesday @ 9:00pm
    Cost: Free
    Call: 608-255-7777
    Web: www.facebook.com/pages/five-points-jazz-collective/114975388577644

    More Information:
    Five Points Jazz Collective

    The Five Points Jazz Collection performs every Tuesday night at the Mason Lounge on Park Street. The FPJC has become known for its energetic performances and unique and refreshing interpretations of standards and staples in the swing, bop, post-bop, latin and fusion styles.

    9pm Tuesdays
    The Mason Lounge
    416 S. Park Street
    Cost: no cover

    The New Breed Jazz Jam @ The North Street Cabaret
    Feb 20 @ 9:00 pm – Feb 21 @ 12:00 am

    A Madison institution for over 15 years, this jam session features some of the city’s finest jazz musicians. Instrumentalists, vocalists, emcees and poets are encouraged to sit-in for a fun night of collaborative music.

    For more info on special guests and theme nights please visit us on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheNewBreedJazzJam

    Ted Keys Trio @ Alchemy Cafe
    Feb 20 @ 10:00 pm – Feb 21 @ 12:00 am

    Ted Keys Trio
    Music: Clubs:

    When: Weekly on Tuesday @ 10:00pm
    Cost: Free
    Call: 608-204-7644
    Web: www.alchemycafe.net

    More Information:
    Tuesdays

    Where:
    Alchemy Cafe
    1980 Atwood Ave. , Madison , WI 53704
    [MAP]

    Feb
    21
    Wed
    Cliff Frederiksen (guitar) and Ken Kuehl (bass)
    Feb 21 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

    Cliff Frederiksen is a nationally known guitarist and singer, with great versatility and talent.

    He knows just about every jazz standard ever written, and can also play great blues and country.

    He’s joined every Wednesday by Ken Kuehl on upright bass.

    For more information, see http://www.lilianasrestaurant.com/Musicians.htm#Cliff_Frederiksen

    Johnny Chimes
    Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    Every Tues-Wed @ Louisianne’s 6-9 pm

    Phone
    608-831-1929

    Gypsy Swing Open Jam @ Brocach Irish Pub-Monroe Street
    Feb 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

    Gypsy Swing Open Jam
    Music: Clubs:

    When: Weekly on Wednesday @ 8:30pm
    Cost: Free
    Call: 608-819-8653
    Web: www.brocach.com

    More Information:
    Weekly acoustic jam in gypsy swing.
    Brocach Monroe, 1843 Monroe St
    8:30-closing, free. It’s every Wednesday

    Where:
    Brocach Irish Pub-Monroe Street
    1843 Monroe St. , Madison , WI 53711
    [MAP]

    Feb
    22
    Thu
    John Christensen Combo @ Twist
    Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    John Christensen Combo
    Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Ken Wheaton (acoustic guitar) @ Liliana's Restaurant
    Feb 22 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

    Ken Wheaton performs acoustic fingerstyle renditions of pop, jazz, blues, contemporary, and original music with strong vocal stylings.

    He just loves to play to a great audience, and his warm enthusiasm is contagious.

    His favorite place to play is on our garden patio when the weather is nice, so come visit us some beautiful Thursday evening and let him serenade you.

    For more information see http://www.lilianasrestaurant.com/Musicians.htm#Ken_Wheaton

    Jim Erickson – piano jazz @ Louisianne's
    Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    Jim Erickson
    Music: Clubs: jazz piano

    When: 12/04/14 @ 6:00pm
    Cost: Free
    Call: 608-831-1929
    Web: ericksongs.com

    More Information:
    Jim Erickson will be playing jazz piano Thursday nights. 6 pm, no cover.

    Usually closed on Thanksgiving.

    No shows 12/25 & 1/1.

    Where:
    Louisianne’s, Etc., Middleton
    7464 Hubbard Ave. , Middleton , WI 53562

    [MAP]

    Jazz Jam @ Zuzu Cafe
    Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    Jazz Jam

    Zuzu Cafe 1336 Drake St., Madison, Wisconsin 53715

    7-9 pm Thursdays. All jazz performers are welcome.

    LocationZuzu Cafe 1336 Drake St., Madison, Wisconsin 53715 View Map

    Phone 608-260-9898

    Madison Jazz Orchestra
    Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

    $5 donation. Last Thursdays most months.

    Lily Finnegan Quartet @ The Lower Bar
    Feb 22 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

    Composed and improvised music, featuring…
    Lily Finnegan – Drums
    John Christensen – Bass
    Hans Young Binter – Piano
    Matt Cousin – Alto Sax, Bass Clarinet

    Latin Jam with Richard Hildner & Juancho Martinez
    Feb 22 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

    Every Thursday we are bringing a Jazz Jam/ Dance Session- Live Latin Jazz to the Nomad! Dance lessons kick off at 8pm followed by live music at 9pm! $5.

    Feb
    23
    Fri
    Bob Kerwin & Doug White
    Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    Bob Kerwin & Doug White

    Saxophone and piano jazz duo. Get there early for lounge seating (the music is hard to hear in the main dining room). No cover.

    For more info about our duo visit:
    http://bobkerwinmusic.com/

    website for Delaney’s: http://www.experiencedelaneys.com/

    John Widdicombe & Cliff Frederiksen
    Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    Jazz. Cliff Frederiksen, guitar; John Widdicombe, bass.

    John Vitale (guitar) and Marilyn Fisher (vocals) @ Liliana's Restaurant
    Feb 23 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

    John began teaching in the mid sixties in Chicago. He has been a performer and teacher
    since then, and has traveled all across the United States.

    Live concerts, Clubs, Weddings, Rock shows, Theater groups, Jeff Award nominated, Church performer, and has also worked with a number of charity organizations.

    He studied with Jack Cecchini, Professor Pamela Kimmel, Manuel Lopez-Ramos, Oscar Ghiglia, and Joe Diorio at Guitar Institute of Technology (Los Angeles).

    Sherwood Conservatory – Chicago IL

    Academy Artists Conservatory – Oak Park, IL

    Private Lesson Studio – Hollywood, CA

    Donahue’s Music – Chicago IL

    Sound Post Music – Evanston, IL

     

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