Jazz Calendar for the week of March 2 to Sunday, March 8

Jazz Calendar for the week of March 2 to Sunday, March 8

This is the KKFI Jazz Event Calendar for the week of Monday, March 2nd to Sunday, March 8th 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, March 2

• Vocalist Millie Edwards 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 guitarist Will Matthews from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Westport Coffee House Theater at 4010 Pennsylvania presents the Westport Art Ensemble 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, March 3

• Tuesday Johnson County Community College’s Carlsen Center presents the Ervin Brown Quartet 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 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 guitarist Matt Hopper from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Westport Coffee House Theater at 4010 Pennsylvania presents saxophonist Steve Caporale from 7:00 – 9:30
• 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 Jeff Freling from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Grand Street Café at 4740 Grand presents pianist Tim Whitmer from 5:30 – 7:30

Wednesday, March 4

• The Nelson Atkins Museum brings in guitarist Bill Frisell at 7:30
• Unity Temple on the Plaza presents Spirituality and All that Jazz with Tim Whitmer at 7:00
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway has keyboardist Roger Wilder 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 guitarist Brian Baggett from 7:00 – 11:00 followed by guitarist Matt Hopper until 2:30
• 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
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Candace Evans from 7:30 – 11:30

Thursday, March 5

• Thursday Kansas City Kansas Community College presents trombonist Brian Scarborough at noon
• The Blue Room at 18th and Vine presents Karita Carter featuring Heat Index from 7:00 – 11:00.
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has the Nick Carswell Trio from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Westport Coffee House Theater at 4010 Pennsylvania presents guitarist Doug Perkins 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 Peter Schlamb from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Ship at 1217 Union Avenue in the West Bottoms has the Deshtet 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
• Crystal’s Spot at 7th and Massachusetts in Lawrence features vocalist Susan Hancock from 7:00 – 9:00
• 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 Max Levy with Kathleen Holeman 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 Heather Newman from 7:00 – 11:00.

Friday, March 6

• 424 Lounge at 424 Cherokee Street in Leavenworth has Will Matthews from 7:00 – 11:00
• Indigo Hour at the Blue Room 18th and Vine features Desmond Mason at 5:30 followed by Misha Roberts, Kathleen Holeman, and Charles Williams from 8:30 –12:00
• Soiree Steak and Oyster House at 1512 East 18th Street has live music 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 Embrey, Lovern, and Strait upstairs from 7:00 – 11:00 and 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 Ship at 1217 Union Avenue in the West Bottoms has Chris Hazelton’s Boogaloo 7 from 10:00 – 1:00
• 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 more music 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 Grand Marquis 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 J Love 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, March 7 and Sunday, March 8

• The Folly Theater brings in Luciana Souza Saturday. The music starts at 8:00 preceded by an onstage interview at 7:00
• The Kauffman Center presents the Kansas City Jazz Orchestra plus Stan Kessler and Adam Larson Saturday at 8:00
• The Blue Room at 18th and Vine presents Sam Rivers and LeShea Wright with Da Truth 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 David Valdez with Ron Gutierrez 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 Havilah Bruders at their jazz brunch Saturday and the Hundee duo 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
• First Baptist at Red Bridge Road and Wornall has a Jazz Vespers Sunday at 6:00 with the Kicks Band
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features Michael McClintock Saturday from 6:00 – 9:00 followed by more music until 11:45. Sunday Corvino has live music 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 Kathleen Holeman Saturday from 7:00 – 11:00. Chaz has Bryan Hicks at the Sunday brunch from 10:00 – 1:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar & Grille at 1903 Victory in Liberty has Delynia Janelle Saturday from 6:30 – 10:30 and Lonnie McFadden Sunday from 5:30 – 8:30
• The Ship at 1217 Union Avenue in the West Bottoms has Mundo Nouvo 7 from 10:00 – 1:00
• 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. Hot Club KC appears at the Phoenix Saturday followed by BMW 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
• 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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