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Oct
1
Sat
Johnny Chimes
Oct 1 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Every Fri and Sat @ Louisianne’s 6:30 -9 pm

Phone
608-831-1929

Stan Godfriaux (piano) and Laurie Lang (bass)
Oct 1 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Every Saturday night, bassist Johnny Widdicombe plays with a great area jazz pianist. Johnny is a 2004graduate of the UW School of Music, and studied bass with Rufus Reid, Charles (Truck) Parham and Richard Davis. He has performed with the Piper Road Spring Band for 30 years and is a 22-year member of the Harris Lemberg Trio.

He has performed with his string bass across the U.S., The Netherlands, France, England, Scotland, Finland and the Soviet Union at numerous schools, colleges, universities, concert halls, music festivals and, most especially, saloons.

Tonight’s featured pianist is:

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

Paul Hastil’s PHfactor @ Prairie Music & Arts
Oct 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

10/1: PH FACTOR. The jazz series at Prairie Music & Arts returns for a second year with a debut concert by “PHfactor,” Paul Hastil’s new band.  Band members include trumpeter Paul Dietrich, bassist John Christensen, and drummer Devin Drobka, with Paul Hastil at the piano.  For this concert, the band will showcase new, original music by each member of the band.  7:30 PM, Prairie Music & Arts, 798 Lois Drive, Sun Prairie.  http://www.prairiemusic.org/pma-concert-series/.

The Dalton Gang @ Chocolaterian
Oct 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

June Dalton, saxophone and clarinet

Rhonda Chalone, piano and vocals

Laurie Riss, bass

Nicky Sund, drums

Charlie Painter & Friends @ Mezze
Oct 1 @ 9:00 pm – Oct 2 @ 12:00 am

Charlie Painter & Friends

Mezze 414 W. Gilman St., Madison, Wisconsin 53703

First & third Saturdays from 9 pm-1 am.

LocationMezze 414 W. Gilman St., Madison, Wisconsin 53703 View Map

Event Category Music

Visit Event Website

Phone 608-255-8172

Oct
2
Sun
Cliff Frederiksen – guitar @ Liliana's Restaurant
Oct 2 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 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.

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

Edgar Knecht Jazz Trio @ Stoughton Opera House
Oct 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Piano virtuoso Edgar Knecht, one of Germany’s finest jazz musicians, takes on the teutonic folk song with jazz and world music influences. The trio features bassist Rolf Denecke and drummer Tobias Schulte. www.edgarknecht.de

Oct
3
Mon
Middleton Jazz @ Stoughton Opera House
Oct 3 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The event is called “Stoughton Music Appreciation at the Opera House,” and features the Middleton Jazz big band comprised largely of retirees who love to make music. Free admission. https://middletonjazz.com/

Oct
4
Tue
John Vitale (guitar), Marilyn Fisher (vocals), and Ken Kuehl (bass) @ Liliana's Restaurant
Oct 4 @ 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
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Every Tues-Wed @ Louisianne’s 6-9 pm

Phone
608-831-1929

Five Points Jazz Collective @ Mason Lounge
Oct 4 @ 9:00 pm – Oct 5 @ 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 Cardinal
Oct 4 @ 9:00 pm – Oct 5 @ 12:00 am

Madison’s longest running and most popular jazz jam session is the place to be on Tuesday nights. The New Breed features some of Madison best players and our jazz community comes out regularly to experiment and collaborate together on the bandstand. The New Breed is Paul Hastil on fender rhodes, Nick Moran on bass, and Michael Brenneis on drums. Music starts at 9pm and the jam commences after the first set. For more info on The New Breed please visit http://www.nickmoranbass.com/projects/the-new-breed/

Ted Keys Trio @ Alchemy Cafe
Oct 4 @ 10:00 pm – Oct 5 @ 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
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Oct
5
Wed
Cliff Frederiksen (guitar) and Ken Kuehl (bass)
Oct 5 @ 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
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Every Tues-Wed @ Louisianne’s 6-9 pm

Phone
608-831-1929

The North Westerns @ Malt House
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The North Westerns

Malt House 2609 E. Washington Ave., Madison, Wisconsin 53704

1st Wed. — The North Westerns (Western Swing and Old-school Jazz)

LocationMalt House 2609 E. Washington Ave., Madison, Wisconsin 53704 View Map

Phone 608-204-6258

Gypsy Swing Open Jam @ Brocach Irish Pub-Monroe Street
Oct 5 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 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
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Oct
6
Thu
Johnny Chimes
Oct 6 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Johnny Chimes

Location
Bayou 117 S. Butler St., Madison, Wisconsin 53703 View Map

Phone
608-294-9404

Ken Wheaton (acoustic guitar) @ Liliana's Restaurant
Oct 6 @ 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
Oct 6 @ 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

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