Jazz Calendar for August 24 to August 30

Jazz Calendar for August 24 to August 30

This is the KKFI Jazz Event Calendar for Tuesday, August 24th to Monday, August 30th. This is shared for the benefit of jazz music lovers. Please check with the music venue to confirm details of the event. All times are Central Time. All performances are afternoon or evening shows except where indicated with words like “brunch” or “noon.”

Tuesday, August 24

• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Peter Schlamb from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents bassist Tyrone Clark from 6:30 – 9:30 followed by the Reyes Brothers until 2:00
• Vocalist Eboni Fondren hosts a jam session at Soiree Steak and Oyster House at 1512 East 18th Street from 7:00 – 10:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street presents vocalist Emily Dix from 7:00 – 10:00
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Dan Sturdevant from 7:30 – 11:30
• Café Trio at 4558 Main has pianist Michael Pagan from 6:00 – 9:00
• Corvino at 19th and Walnut presents pianist Desmond Mason from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Phoenix at 8th and Central has vocalist Talya Groves from 7:00 – 11:00.

Wednesday, August 25

• Baby J and the Cradle Robbers appear outdoors at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway from 5:00 – 8:00
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents OJT from 6:30 – 10:30 followed by organist Matt Villinger until 2:30
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Matt Villinger from 6:00 – 10:00
• Tim Reid Jr. hosts a jazz jam at the Phoenix at 8th and Central from 7:00 – 11:00. Musicians bring your axe
• GameTime District at 7300 West 119th Street has the Jim Lower Trio from 6:00 – 9:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street presents pianist Charles Williams from 7:00 – 10:00
• Shawnee Town at 11501 West 57th Street features the Grand Marquis from 7:00 – 8:30
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar and Grille at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty has guitarist Clayton DeLong from 6:30 – 8:30
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Candace Evans from 7:30 – 11:30

Thursday, August 26

• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents OJT at 6:00 followed by Guitar Elation from 8:00 – 11:00 and guitarist Jeff Shirley until 2:30
• The Ship at 1217 Union Avenue presents vocalist Kelley Gant at 7:00
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features pianist Peter Schlamb from 6:00 – 9:00
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents vocalist Emily Frost from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Matt Villinger from 6:00 – 10:00
• Pierponts at Union Station presents keyboardist Mark Lowrey from 5:00 – 8:00
• Corvino at 19th and Walnut presents pianist Peter Schlamb from 6:00 – 9:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street presents Eclipse from 7:00 – 10:00
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Jackie Myers from 7:00 – 11:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar and Grille at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty has vocalist Tim Reid Jr. from 6:30 – 8:30
• Café Trio at 4558 Main features pianist Tim Whitmer from 5:00 – 8:00

Friday, August 27

• Indigo Hour at the Blue Room at 18th and Vine features Kim Keyz and Loc’D at 5:00 followed by Bram and Lucy Wijnands from 8:30 –11:30
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents Tyrone Clark at 2:30 followed by OJT upstairs from 6:00 – 10:00 followed by the RSS Trio until 2:30. Danny Embrey plays downstairs at the Green Lady from 7:00 – 10:00 followed by the Lower Herrera Copland Trio until 1:30
• The Black Dolphin at 1813 Grand features Tim Whitmer from 6:30 – 9:30 followed by Matt Villinger until 1:00
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has Bram Wijnands from 6:00 – 10:00
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features Matt Villinger from 6:00 – 8:30 followed by more music until 11:30.
• PT’s at the Crossroads at 310 Southwest Boulevard presents Eboni Fondren from 7:00 – 10:00
• The Intercontinental Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway has Lori Tucker from 8:00 – 11:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street presents Eclipse from 7:00 – 11:00
• Lonnie’s Reno Club at 1111 Grand features Lonnie McFadden from 7:00 – 10:30
• Stock Hill at 48th and Main presents Tayla Groves from 8:00 – 11:00
• The Ambassador Hotel at 1111 Grand has J Love from 9:00 – midnight
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar and Grille at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty has Millie Edwards from 6:30 – 10:30
• The Piano Room at 8410 Wornall presents Joel McNulty

Saturday, August 28 and Sunday, August 29

• The Blue Room at 18th and Vine presents the Joe Cartwright Trio from 8:30 – 11:30 Saturday
• Chuck Haddix hosts at historical walking tour of the 18th & Vine Jazz District Saturday morning from 10:00 – noon
• The Warwick Theater at 3927 Main has a jam session Sunday with Adam Larson from 6:30 – 10:00
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents Rod Fleeman Saturday at 2:30 followed by OJT upstairs from 6:00 – 10:00 and the RSS Trio upstairs from 10:30 – 2:30, Danny Embrey downstairs from 7:00 – 10:00 followed by Sam Platt until 2:00. Sunday the Green Lady has Rod Fleeman at 2:30 followed by Tyrone Clark from 6:00 – 10:00 followed by the RSS Trio until 2:30
• The Black Dolphin at 1813 Grand features live music Saturday from 6:30 – 9:30 followed by Leslie MacLean until 1:00
• On Saturday the Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway presents Brant Jester upstairs from 5:30 – 9:00 and Bram Wijnands downstairs from 6:00 – 10:00.
• The Westport Coffee House Theater at 4010 Pennsylvania has the Dan Riggs Big Band at 6:00 Sunday
• The Warwick Theater at 3927 Main hosts a jam session with Adam Larson from 6:30 – 10:00 Sunday
• The French Market in Prairie Village Shops presents Hot Club KC Saturday from 4:30 – 7:00
• Lonnie’s Reno Club at 1111 Grand features Lonnie McFadden from 7:00 – 10:30
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street presents Charles Williams Saturday from 7:00 – 11:00 and Emily Dix Sunday from 6:00 – 9:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar and Grille at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty has Stan Kessler and Kathleen Holeman Saturday from 6:30 – 10:30
• The Intercontinental Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway has Laura Chalk from 8:00 – 11:00 Saturday
• Stock Hill at 48th and Main presents Crossroads Sound from 8:00 – 11:00
• The Phoenix at 8th and Central has a jazz brunch Saturday with Alex Abramovitz and the swingin’ Kansas City Fives from 10:00 – 2:00 followed by Talya Groves from 4:30 – 8:30. Sunday Millie Edwards and Dan Sturdevant play the Phoenix Brunch from 10:00 – 2:00.
• The Piano Room at 8410 Wornall presents Joel McNulty

Monday, August 30

• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand features guitarist Brian Baggett from 6:30 – 10:30 followed by guitarist Jeff Shirley until 2:00
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Michael Pagan from 6:00 – 9:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street presents the Nick Carswell Trio from 7:00 – 10:00
• The Piano Room at 8410 Wornall presents the Waldo Jazz Collective from 7:00 – 10:00

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