Jazz Calendar for the week of February 24 to Sunday, March 1

Jazz Calendar for the week of February 24 to Sunday, March 1

This is the KKFI Jazz Event Calendar for the week of Monday, February 24th to Sunday, March 1st 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 24

• The Blue Room at 18th and Vine presents the Louis Neal Big Band from 7:00 – 11:00.
• 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 bassist Steve Rigazzi from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Westport Coffee House Theater at 4010 Pennsylvania presents Too Big to Fail from 7:00 – 9:30
• 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 25

• Tuesday Johnson County Community College’s Carlsen Center presents the Brad Gregory Sextet at noon
• 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 Blue Room at 18th and Vine celebrates Mardi Gras with live music from 7:00 – 11:00.
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents Alex Abramovitz downstairs from 9:00 – midnight and guitarist Danny Embrey upstairs from 7:00 – 11:00 followed by guitarist Jeff Shirley until 2:30
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway has clarinetist John Blegen 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 pianist Desmond Mason from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Grand Street Café at 4740 Grand presents pianist Tim Whitmer from 5:30 – 7:30

Wednesday, February 26

• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway has guitarist Clayton DeLong 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 Brad Gregory Sextet 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
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features guitarist Ryan Head from 6:00 – 9:00
• J Love 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 Candace Evans from 7:30 – 11:30

Thursday, February 27

• The Blue Room at 18th and Vine presents the Kansas City Latin Jazz Orchestra from 7:00 – 11:00.
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has the John Brewer Trio from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Westport Coffee House Theater at 4010 Pennsylvania presents Brady Johnstone and Andrew Dressman from 7:00 – 9:30
• 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 pianist Brian Ward from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Ship at 1217 Union Avenue in the West Bottoms has We the People from 9:00 – 12:00
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents A la Mode 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
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar and Grille at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty has vocalist Millie Edwards 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 CC Hardy from 7:00 – 11:00.

Friday, February 28

• The Brownville Concert Hall at 126 Atlantic Street in Brownville, Nebraska presents Tammy McCann at 7:00
• 424 Lounge at 424 Cherokee Street in Leavenworth has Brad Allen from 7:00 – 11:00
• Indigo Hour at the Blue Room 18th and Vine features Lady D at 5:30 followed by Max Groove from 8:30 –12:00
• Soiree Steak and Oyster House at 1512 East 18th Street has David Valdez from 7:00 – 10:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has Eclipse from 8:00 – 11:00
• 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 Dojo 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 Delynia Jannell from 7:00 – 11:00
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features Matt Villinger from 6:00 – 9:00 followed by Eddie Moore until 11:45.
• Score Sports Bar and Grill at 9100 East 35th in Independence has Brass Rewind from 8:00 – 11:00
• The Gaslight Grill at 5020 W 137th St in Leawood presents clarinetist Lynn Zimmer from 6:30 – 9:30
• Trago Bar and Tapas at 9261 Northeast 83rd Terrace presents Alex Abramovitz from 7:00 – 10:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar and Grille at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty has J Love 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 the MGD’s 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 29 and Sunday, March 1

• The Brownville Concert Hall at 126 Atlantic Street in Brownville, Nebraska presents Tammy McCann Saturday at 7:00
• The Historic Missouri Theater at 719 Edmond Street in St. Joseph has Jukebox Saturday Night from 7:30 – 9:00
• The Blue Room at 18th and Vine presents KKFI’s own Jazz Disciple 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 James Ward 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
• The Record Bar at 1520 Grand presents an Alternative Jazz Series Sunday at 7:00
• Affare at 1911 Main has Bryan Hicks at their jazz brunch Saturday and Jeff Freling and Michael McClintock 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 Michael McClintock Saturday from 6:00 – 9:00 followed by Slim Hanson and the Poor Choices until 11:45. Sunday Corvino has Matt Hopper from 5:00 – 8:00
• The Ambassador Hotel at 1111 Grand has Max Levy 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 Emily Dix Saturday from 7:00 – 11:00 and Charles Williams Sunday from 5:30 – 9:30
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents Jackie Myers Saturday from 7:00 – 11:00. Chaz has Matt Hopper at the Sunday brunch from 10:00 – 1:00
• The French Market in Prairie Village Shops presents Les Fous Guitares Saturday from 4:30 – 7:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar & Grille at 1903 Victory in Liberty has Stan Kessler and Kathleen Holeman Saturday from 6:30 – 10:30 and Lonnie McFadden Sunday from 5:30 – 8:30
• B & B Theatres at 3241 Southwest Fascination Drive in Lee’s Summit presents Michael Pagan Sunday from 6:30 – 10:30
• The MidContinent Public Libarary at 18204 Library Drive in Weston has Brad Allen at 11:00 Saturday morning.
• Jazz A Louisiana Kitchen at 1859 Village West Parkway in Kansas City Kansas presents Brad Allen Saturday from 7:00 – 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. 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 CoCo 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
• 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
• Ophelia’s in Independence Square has Candace Evans Saturday from 6:00 – 9:00

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