Jazz Calendar for the week of February 17 to Sunday, February 23

Jazz Calendar for the week of February 17 to Sunday, February 23

This is the KKFI Jazz Event Calendar for the week of Monday, February 17th to Sunday, February 23rd 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.”

Monday, February 17

• Drummer Tyree Johnson hosts the Blue Monday Jam at the Blue Room at 18th and Vine from 7:00 – 11:00. Musicians bring your axe
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand features guitarist Brian Baggett from 7:00 – 11:00 followed by Nsikoh, Hopper, & Adams until 2:30
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway has guitarists Dan Bliss and Rod Fleeman from 6:00 – 10:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has the Charles Williams Trio from 6:00 – 10:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar and Grille at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty has a jazz jam with Mark Lowrey from 6:30 – 9:30. Musicians bring your axe
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Peter Schlamb from 6:00 – 8:00
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features pianist Alyssa Murray from 6:00 – 9:00
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Lady D from 7:00 – 11:00
• The Piano Room at 8410 Wornall Road features the Waldo Jazz Collective from 7:00 – 10:00

Tuesday, February 18

• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Peter Schlamb from 6:00 – 10:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has Eclipse from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents guitarist Danny Embrey from 7:00 – 11:00 followed by guitarist Jeff Shirley until 2:30
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway has saxophonist Ernest Melton from 6:00 – 10:00
• Soiree Steak and Oyster House at 1512 East 18th Street hosts an open mic from 6:00 – 11:00
• Pianist Mark Lowrey hosts a jazz jam at the Phoenix at 8th and Central from 7:00 – 11:00. Musicians bring your axe
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Dan Sturdevant from 7:00 – 11:00
• Café Trio at 4558 Main has pianist Michael Pagan from 6:00 – 9:00
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features guitarist Michael McClintock from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Grand Street Café at 4740 Grand presents pianist Tim Whitmer from 5:30 – 7:30

Wednesday, February 19

• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway has keyboardist Michael Pagan from 6:00 – 10:00
• 5529 Troost hosts a jazz jam with Stephen Martin and Erin Keller from 7:30 – 10:30. Musicians bring your axe
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents OJT from 7:00 – 11:00 followed by guitarist Matt Hopper until 2:30
• The Westport Coffee House Theater at 4010 Pennsylvania presents the Boulevard Big Band from 7:00 – 9:30
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has vocalist Jessica Paige from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Gaslight Grill at 5020 W 137th St in Leawood features clarinetist Lynn Zimmer from 6:30 – 9:30
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Matt Villinger from 6:00 – 10:00
• Café Trio at 4558 Main features pianist Mark Lowrey from 6:00 – 9:00
• Sullivan’s at 119th and Roe has the Ron Gutierrez trio from 5:30 – 10:00
• The Phoenix at 8th and Central has McDowell and Company from 7:00 – 11:00.
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Candace Evans from 7:30 – 11:30

Thursday, February 20

• The Blue Room at 18th and Vine presents guitarist Max Berry from 7:00 – 11:00.
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has the John Brewer Trio from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents Guitar Elation from 7:00 – 11:00 followed by Matt Hopper until 2:30
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features guitarist Matt Hopper from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Ship at 1217 Union Avenue in the West Bottoms has saxophonist Logan Richardson from 9:00 – 12:00
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents Lonnie McFadden from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Mark Lowrey from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Gaslight Grill at 5020 W 137th St in Leawood features clarinetist Lynn Zimmer from 6:30 – 9:30
• The Ambassador Hotel at 1111 Grand has David Basse from 8:00 – 11:00
• Sullivan’s at 119th and Roe has the Ron Gutierrez trio from 5:30 – 10:00
• Crystal’s Spot at 7th and Massachusetts in Lawrence presents the JJS trio from 7:00 – 10:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar and Grille at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty has guitarists Dan Bliss and Rod Fleeman from 6:30 – 9:30
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Jackie Myers from 7:00 – 11:00
• The Phoenix at 8th and Central has Taylor Smith from 7:00 – 11:00.

Friday, February 21

• Old Mission United Methodist Church at 5519 State Park Road in Fairway brings in Ragtime pianist Taslimah Bey at 7:00
• 424 Lounge at 424 Cherokee Street in Leavenworth has Alex Frank from 7:00 – 11:00
• Indigo Hour at the Blue Room 18th and Vine features Misha Roberts at 5:30 followed by Preston Portley from 8:30 –12:00
• Soiree Steak and Oyster House at 1512 East 18th Street has Roger Wilder from 7:00 – 10:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has Eclipse from 8:00 – 11:00
• June’s Jazz Club at 3611 Broadway features Joe Cartwright from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents Tim Whitmer from 3:30 – 6:30 followed by Matt Hopper downstairs from 9:00 – 1:00, Embrey, Lovern, and Strait upstairs from 7:00 – 11:00 followed by the RSS Trio until 2:30
• The Black Dolphin at 1813 Grand features Shaun Munday from 9:00 – 12:00
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Bram Wijnands from 7:00 – 11:00
• The Westport Saloon features Grand Marquis from 10:00 – 2:00
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents Emily Frost from 7:00 – 11:00
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features Matt Villinger from 6:00 – 9:00 followed by Brandon Draper until 11:45.
• The Gaslight Grill at 5020 W 137th St in Leawood presents clarinetist Lynn Zimmer from 6:30 – 9:30
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar and Grille at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty has Joanna Berkebile from 6:30 – 10:30
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Lori Tucker from 7:00 – 11:00
• The Phoenix at 8th and Central has Lonnie McFadden from 4:30 – 8:30 followed by more music until 1:00
• The Mutual Musicians’ Foundation at 1823 Highland has the Friday late night jam at 1:00 AM
• Sullivan’s at 119th and Roe has pianist Max Groove from 5:30 – 9:30
• The Piano Room at 8410 Wornall Road features Joel McNulty

Saturday, February 22 and Sunday, February 23

• The Folly Theater at 12th and Central brings in Stacey Kent Saturday. The music starts at 8:00 preceded by an onstage interview at 7:00
• The Carlsen Center at Johnson Community College has Gerald Spaits’ Sax and Violins Sunday at 7:00
• The Blue Room at 18th and Vine presents James Ward from 8:30 – 12:00 Saturday
• Soiree Steak and Oyster House at 1512 East 18th Street has live music Saturday from 7:00 – 10:00
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents Rod Fleeman Saturday at 3:30 followed by OJT upstairs from 7:00 – 11:00, Danny Embrey downstairs from 9:00 – 1:00 and the Slimm Organ Trio upstairs from 11:30 – 2:30. Sunday the Green Lady has Gerald Spaits from 7:00 – 10:00 followed by the RSS Trio until 2:30
• The Black Dolphin at 1813 Grand features the Nsikoh Trio Saturday from 8:45 – 12:45
• 424 Lounge at 424 Cherokee Street in Leavenworth has Stan Kessler from 7:00 – 11:00
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Bram Wijnands Saturday from 7:00 – 11:00. Sunday the Majestic has Peter Schlamb at their jazz brunch from 11:00 – 1:00, and Matt Villinger plays solo piano at the Majestic from 6:00 – 8:00
• Affare at 1911 Main has Jeff Freling and Michael McClintock at their jazz brunch Saturday and Adam Galblum Sunday from 10:00 – 2:00
• BB’s Lawnside Barbecue at 1205 East 85th Street hosts Mama Ray’s Blues and Jazz Jam Saturday afternoon from 2:00 – 5:00
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features Desmond Mason Saturday from 6:00 – 9:00 followed by Rewound until 11:45. Sunday Corvino has Mark Lowrey from 5:00 – 8:00
• The Ambassador Hotel at 1111 Grand has live music Saturday from 8:00 – 11:00 and a jazz brunch Sunday from 10:00 – 1:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has Eclipse Saturday from 7:00 – 11:00 and Charles Williams Sunday from 5:30 – 9:30
• Lake of the Forest Clubhouse in Bonner Springs features Over the Moon from 6:00 – 11:00 Saturday
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents A la Mode Saturday from 7:00 – 11:00. Chaz has Matt Villinger at the Sunday brunch from 10:00 – 1:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar & Grille at 1903 Victory in Liberty has Grand Marquis Saturday from 6:30 – 10:30 and Monique Danielle Sunday from 5:30 – 8:30
• 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. Tim Whitmer appears at the Phoenix Saturday followed by more music from 9:00 until 1:00. Sunday Millie Edwards and Dan Sturdevant play the Phoenix Brunch from 10:00 – 2:00.
• The Bristol at 119th and Nall has The Greg Meise Trio Sunday from 5:00 – 8:00
• The Mutual Musicians’ Foundation at 1823 Highland has the Saturday late night jam at 1:00 AM
• The Gaslight Grill at 5020 W 137th St in Leawood presents clarinetist Lynn Zimmer from 6:30 – 9:30 Saturday and Sunday
• Barley’s Kitchen and Tap House at 11924 West 119th Street features the Band Anna’s KC Trio Saturday from 8:00 – 11:00
• Sullivan’s at 119th and Roe has the Saturday Night Duo Saturday from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Piano Room at 8410 Wornall Road features Alan Stribling Saturday
• Café Trio at 4558 Main presents pianist Tom Roberts Saturday from 6:30 – 9:30

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