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    Jazz Lab Concert

    Jeff Sherman’s jazz labs (and classical guitar ensemble) will perform a concert November 25 at 7:00 at Varanese 2106 Frankfort Avenue. Reservations recommended (502)899-9904.

    Come out on a Friday evening and hear some of the fine young UofL jazz students jam in the cozy confines of Bird Hall.

    Free

    Malcolm Bird Recital Hall
    School of Music Building
    Cardinal Blvd @ 2nd Street
    http://louisville.edu/music/

    Fred on keyboard, Rob Whitmer on bass and Larry Abrams on drums play standards on Tuesday evenings at this St. Matthews bistro.

    Cafe Lou Lou
    106 Sears Ave
    893.7776

    Tunes from the Great American Songbook, with vocals by Emanuel Maize, at this family owned Italian casual bistro in Prospect Village.

    Will Adams - Guitar
    Fred Bogert - Piano
    Rob Whitmer - Bass
    Larry Abrams - Drums
    Emanuel Maize - Vocals

    Bistro 42
    Kroger Shopping Center
    6021 Timber Ridge Dr
    Prospect
    502.632.2552

    http://www.bistro42ky.com/

    The pros in town to teach at Jamey Aebersold’s summer jazz camp, all of them working musicians, are doing nightly free shows from Sunday through Thursday of the camp’s two weeks. We’ll post the lineups for each night as soon as they are available. The players are listed below:

    No Cover

    Margaret Comstock Hall
    University of Louisville School of Music
    Near Cardinal Dr. and 2nd St.

    www.jazz.louisville.edu
    502. 852. 6907

    BASS
    • Rufus Reid
    • Lynn Seaton
    • David Friesen
    • Tyrone Wheeler
    • Chris Fitzgerald
    • Rich Armandi
    • Bob Sinicrope
    • J.B.Dyas

    CLARINET:
    • Randy Salman
    • Hunt Butler

    DRUMS:
    • Ed Soph
    • Jason Tiemann
    • Steve Barnes
    • Colby Inzer
    • Jonathan Higgins

    FLUTE
    • Hunt Butler

    GUITAR
    • Dave Stryker
    • Fred Hamilton
    • Corey Christiansen
    • Mike Di Liddo
    • Pat Lentz
    • Craig Wagner

    HAMMOND B3 ORGAN
    • Bobby Floyd

    PIANO:
    • Steve Allee
    • Phil DeGreg
    • Chris Fitzgerald
    • Bobby Floyd
    • Dan Haerle
    • Todd Hildreth
    • Andy Laverne

    SAXOPHONE
    • Jamey Aebersold
    • Eric Alexander
    • Jim Snidero
    • George Bouchard
    • Hunt Butler
    • Jim Carroll
    • David Kana
    • Randy Salman
    • Jerry Tolson
    • Mike Tracy
    • Tom Walsh
    • Shelley Yoelin

    STRINGS
    • David Baker

    THEORY
    • Jamey Aebersold
    • David Baker
    • J.B.Dyas
    • Dan Haerle
    • Pat Harbison

    TROMBONE
    • Steve Davis
    • Rick Simerly
    • Tim Coffman

    TRUMPETS
    • Pat Harbison
    • Jim Ketch
    • Bob Symer
    • Ansyn Banks
    • Jim Rotondi

    TUBA
    • Rich Armandi

    VIBES
    • Dick Sisto

    VOCAL
    • Jerry Tolson
    • Jennifer Barnes (week B)

    A trio of first rate music students at UofL show their stuff every Sunday morning at this small church just down the side street from Clifton’s Pizza. If you just want to enjoy the music, no one will hassle you here.

    Chris Grzech - Piano
    Marie Knueven - Bass
    Bruno Gafanhoto - Drums

    Clifton Universalist Unitarian Church
    2231 Payne Street

    Three excellent visiting jazzmen in town to teach at Jamey Aebersold’s Jazz Camp, collaborate with local stalwart Sisto in a special gig at this downtown jazz spot.

    Rufus Reid - Bass
    Steve Allee - Piano
    Dick Sisto - Vibes
    Ed Soph - Drums

    No Cover

    Old Seelbach Bar

    4th at Muhammad Ali

    585.3200

    Nulu East Market Lounge, a new companion to Mozz modern Italian supper club, brings Louisville a dose of Manhattan nightlife.

    COME OUT & SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL UP & COMIN’ JAZZERS… The NULU At NIGHT Series presents:

    TAKE FIVE TUESDAYS Hosted by Carly Johnson & Ansyn Banks

    CALLING ALL JAZZ PEEPS! Players, Blowers, Drummers, Vocals, Jacks, Jakes, Chicks, Axes, Cats, Keys and even all you Rusty Gates…

    GET DOWN to The NuLu Lounge and help us kick off this Summer’s BEST JAZZ JAM IN LOUISVILLE. Late Night HAPPY HOUR for players!

    No Cover

    The NuLu Lounge

    Mozz Mozzarella Bar and Enoteca

    445 East Market (at Jackson)

    690.6699

    This is a special show. Thomas Merton enjoyed jazz before he entered the Trappist monastery and learned the joy of chant during his sojourn at the Abbey of Gethsemani. Enjoy both jazz and chant from Merton’s era as you discover the connection between these two music styles.

    A quartet consisting of Chuck Marohnic on piano, Jacob Duncan on sax, Chris Fitzgerald on bass and Jason Tiemann on drums will be joined by monks from St. Meinrad.

    Donation of $10 suggested

    St. Francis of Assisi Church

    1960 Bardstown Road

    502-899-1991
    www.mertoninstitute.org

    Crews, a popular pianist in the local jazz scene, joins the 11 piece big band led by Dave Mehl for a special show Sunday evening at this American restaurant in the Hawthorne neighborhood. Barbara Sodd will be featured on vocals.

    No Cover

    John E’s Restaurant and Lounge

    3708 Bardstown Road

    456.1111

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