JUNE JAZZ AROUND TOWN

THURSDAY, JUNE 22
Checkers Morton at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7-9 pm, $5 cover
Terry Lower at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck 7-11 pm
Jeff Haas Trio at Chateau Chantal Winery, Old Mission Peninsula, Traverse City,7-9:30 pm

FRIDAY, JUNE 23
John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm
Kathy Lamar Trio at Noto’s, 7-10 pm
Terry Lower at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
River Rogues Jazz Band at Riverbank Music Series, 100 E. Main St, Middleville, 6:30-8:30 pm
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck 7-11 pm

SATURDAY, JUNE 24
Jim Cooper Trio with Robin Connell & Elgin Vines at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm
John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm
Jeff Haas Quintet at Spice World Café, Northport, 7-10 pm, no cover

SUNDAY, JUNE 25
Mike Frost & Mike Hyde, Sunday Brunch series, JW Marriott, 10 am to 1pm
Jazz Brunch at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern SE, 11 am-2 pm
River Rogues at New Harmony Hall, Stocking & Bridge, 2-4 pm
Randy Marsh & Friends at SpeakEZ, 7-10pm, open Jam 8:30-10 pm
Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Beach Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck 7-11 pm
Brad Fritcher Trio at Derby Station in Gaslight Village, East GR, 4-6 pm

MONDAY, JUNE 26
JAZZ IN THE PARK, NOEL WEBLEY & HIS JAZZ FRIENDS, Noel Webley, bass; “JR” Simmons, keys; Rick Hicks, guitar; John Gist, sax; Paul B. Smith, drums and vocalist Rashaunda “Shug” Davis, vocalist Ah-Nab-Awen Park, downtown GR, 6:30-8:30
Open Mic Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-9 pm

TUESDAY, JUNE 27
Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, 22 Washington St. Grand Haven, 7-10 pm

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28
Tom Hagen Trio featuring Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm
JMM at Black Sheep Baa in Holland, 7:30-10:30 pm
Tavern House Jazz Band at Tavern & Tap, Lansing, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm
Terry Lower  at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Boogie Woogie Babies & Mark Kahny at Baldwin, 7- 9:15 pm
Paul Keller’s Sundown Quintet at Gull Landing, Pentwater, 7-11 pm
Jeff Haas & The Electric Jazz Fusion at West Bay Beach Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7:30 pm

THURSDAY, JUNE 29
Walt Gutowski & Bridge St. Band at Bostwick Lake Inn, 7-10 pm
Terry Lower at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
JMM at Coppercraft Distillery, Holland, 8 pm
Jeff Haas Trio at Chateau Chantal Winery, Old Mission Peninsula, M22, Traverse City,7-9:30 pm
WEST MICHIGAN WINE FESTIVAL with Checkers Morton at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, $5 cover

FRIDAY, JUNE 30
John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm
Kathy Lamar Trio at Noto’s, 7-10 pm
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck 7-11 pm
Terry Lower at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
JMM at Riverbank Music Series, Stagecoach Park, downtown Middleville, 6:30 pm
WEST MICHIGAN WINE FESTIVAL with Blue on Green at 10 am, Wine tasting w/ Matthew Ball Boogie Woogie at 6 pm, Gene Knific Trio at 8 pm at the Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague

JULY JAZZ AROUND TOWN

SATURDAY, JULY 1
Mike Frost Trio at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm
John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm
Jeff Haas Quintet at Spice World Café, Northport, 7-10 pm, No cover
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck, 7-11pm
WEST MICHIGAN WINE FESTIVAL with Mike Frost Duo, 10 am, Tasting: Talking Ear 6 pm,  Xavier Davis Trio 8 pm at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montagu

SUNDAY, JULY 2
Greg Miller Sunday Brunch series, at JW Marriott, 10 am to 1pm
Jazz Brunch at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern SE, 11 am-2 pm
River Rogues at New Harmony Hall, Stocking & Bridge NW, 2-4 pm
Randy Marsh & Friends at SpeakEZ, 7-10 pm, open Jam 8:30-10 pm
Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Beach Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7- 9:30 pm
Paul Keller’s Sundown Quintet at Gull Landing, Pentwater, 7-11 pm
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck, 7-11pm
WEST MICHIGAN WINE FESTIVAL with Mimosas Brunch: Dot Org Jazz Organ Trio 10 a.m., Steak & Martinis: Daniel Solberg at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 6 pm
Brad Fritcher Trio at Derby Station in Gaslight Village, East GR, 4-6 pm

MONDAY, JULY 3
JAZZ IN THE PARK, THE LAKESHORE BIG BAND, led by Brian and Karen Obits, Ah-Nab-Awen Park, downtown Grand Rapids, 6:30-8:30 pm
Open Mic Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-9 pm
WEST MICHIGAN WINE FESTIVAL with at Molly Konzen Jazz Band at 10 am, Blue Lake Student Showcase 8 pm, at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague

TUESDAY, JULY 4
Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, 22 Washington St. Grand Haven, 7-10 pm
River Rogues, 4th Celebration at Grandville at Jr. High School, 3535 Wilson Ave., 6:30-10 pm
Mark Kahny, Tim Johnson, Porto Bello, 41 Washington, Grand Haven, 7-11 pm
WEST MICHIGAN WINE FESTIVAL Bloodys & Blues: Feral Cats at 10 am, at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, Pre-Fireworks Band shell Concert: Lakeshore Big Band 8 pm 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 5
Tom Hagen Trio featuring Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm
Tavern House Jazz Band at Tavern & Tap, Lansing, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm 269-384-6756 info/ directions
Terry Lower at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Robin Connell at Bella Fortuna in Lake Leelanau, 7 pm
Paul Nelson Band at Gull Landing, Pentwater, 7-11 pm
JMM at Black Sheep Baa & Grill, Holland, 7:30 pm
Jeff Haas & the Electric Jazz Fusion at West Bay Beach Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7:30 pm 

THURSDAY, JULY 6
Third Coast Ensemble at Book Nook& Java Shop, Montague, 7-9 pm
Terry Lower at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Jeff Haas Trio at Chateau Chantal Winery, Old Mission Peninsula, Traverse City,7-9:30 pm
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck, 7-11pm

FRIDAY, JULY 7
John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm
Kathy Lamar Trio at Noto’s, 7-10 pm
Terry Lower & Edye Evans Hyde at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck, 7-11pm

SATURDAY, JULY 8
John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm
Kathy Lamar Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm
Jim Cooper Trio at Oxbow Arts Camp Annual Fundraiser, Rupprecht Way, Saugatuck, 6-9 pm
Jeff Haas Quintet at Spice World Café, Northport, 7-10 pm, No cover
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck, 7-11pm

SUNDAY, JULY 9
Mike Frost & Mike Hyde, Sunday Brunch series, at JW Marriott, 10 am to 1pm
Jazz Brunch at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern SE, 11 am-2 pm
Hugye, Beavan, Schock Trio at New Harmony Hall, Stocking & Bridge NW, 2-4 pm
Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Beach Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm
Paul Nelson Band at Gull Landing, Pentwater, 7-11 pm
Brad Fritcher Trio at Derby Station in Gaslight Village, East GR, 4-6 pm

MONDAY, JULY 10
JAZZ IN THE PARK, IMER SANTIAGO & featuring great local musicians TBA at Ah-Nab-Awen Park, downtown Grand Rapids, 6:30-8:30 pm
Open Mic Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-9 pm

TUESDAY, JULY 11
Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, 22 Washington St. Grand Haven, 7-10 pm

WEDNESDAY, JULY 12
JMM at Black Sheep Baa in Holland, 7:30-10:30 pm
Tom Hagen Trio featuring Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm
Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm 269-384-6756 info/ directions
Tavern House Jazz Band at Tavern & Tap, Lansing, 7:30-10:30 pm
Terry Lower at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Robin Connell at Bella Fortuna in Lake Leelanau, 7 pm
Jim Cooper with Steve Stargard, Quartet, Charlevoix Library, Charlevoix, 7 pm
Jeff Haas & The Electric Jazz Fusion at West Bay Beach Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7:30 pm

THURSDAY, JULY 13
Blue on Green at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7-9 pm, $5 cover
My Thin Place at Sandy Point Beach House, 7175 Lakeshore Dr. West Olive, 6-9 pm
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck, 7-11pm
Terry Lower at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Jim  Cooper with Jeff Haas at Sunset Chateau Chantal Winery, Old Mission Peninsula,Traverse City, 7 pm

FRIDAY, JULY 14
John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm
Kathy Lamar Trio at Noto’s, 7-10 pm
Terry Lower & Edye Evans Hyde at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck, 7-11pm

SATURDAY, JULY 15
Mike Frost Trio at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm
John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm
Mary Rademacher Reed at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm
First Edition Jazz Band at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 10 am
Jeff Haas Quintet at Spice World Café, Northport, 7-10 pm, No cover 

SUNDAY, JULY 16
Greg Miller, Sunday Brunch series, at JW Marriott, 10 am to 1 pm
Jazz Brunch at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern SE, 11 am-2 pm
River Rogues at New Harmony Hall, Stocking & Bridge, 2-4 pm
Randy Marsh & Friends at SpeakEZ, 7-10 pm, open Jam 8:30-10 pm
Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Beach Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck, 7-11pm
Brad Fritcher Trio at Derby Station in Gaslight Village, East GR, 4-6 pm

MONDAY, JULY 17
JAZZ IN THE PARK, KEVIN JONES BAND, with Steve Talaga, Damon Womack, Rob Mulligan, Tom Lockwood & Michael Doyle at Ah-Nab-Awen Park 6:30- 8:30 pm
Open Mic Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-9 pm

TUESDAY, JULY 18
Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, 22 Washington St. Grand Haven, 7-10 pm
Truth in Jazz Orchestra at 920 Watermark, 920 Division, Muskegon, $5 cover, 7-9 pm
Mark Kahny Group featuring Mary Rademacher-Reed – World Class Jazz Production’s Tour – Cadillac, Rotary Pavilion, 6:15-9 pm

WEDNESDAY, JULY 19
Tom Hagen Trio featuring Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30–9:30 pm
JMM at Black Sheep Baa & Grill, Holland, 7:30 pm
Tavern House Jazz Band at Tavern & Tap, Lansing, 7:30–10:30 pm
Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm 269-384-6756 info/ directions
Terry Lower at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Robin Connell at Bella Fortuna in Lake Leelanau, 7 pm
Mark Kahny Group featuring Mary Rademacher -Reed – World Class Jazz Production’s Tour– Gull Landing, 438 S. Hancock, Pentwater, 7-11 pm
Jeff Haas & The Electric Jazz Fusion at West Bay Beach Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7:30 pm

THURSDAY, JULY 20
John Shea at GR Ford Museum after 5 series, 6-8:30 pm
Checkers Morton at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7-9 pm, $5 cover
Terry Lower at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Jeff Haas at Sunset Chateau Chantal Winery, M 22 Old Mission Peninsula, Traverse City, 7 pm
Mark Kahny Group featuring Mary Rademacher-Reed – World Class Jazz Production’s Tour – Manistee 6:15-9pm

FRIDAY, JULY 21
John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm
Kathy Lamar Trio at Noto’s, 7-10 pm
Terry Lower & Edye Evans Hyde at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Mark Kahny Group featuring Mary Rademacher-Reed – World Class Jazz Production’s Tour –  Reed City, Rambadt Park 6:15-9pm

SATURDAY, JULY 22
Noel Webley II Trio at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm
Jeff Haas Quintet at Spice World Café, Northport, 7-10 pm, No cover
Mark Kahny Group featuring Mary Rademacher-Reed – World Class Jazz Production’s Tour – Baldwin, Wenger Pavilion 6:15-9 pm

SUNDAY, JULY 23
Mike Frost & Mike Hyde, Sunday Brunch series at JW Marriott, 10 am to 1pm
Jazz Brunch at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern SE, 11 am-2 pm
Randy Marsh & Friends at SpeakEZ, 7-10pm, open Jam 8:30-10 pm
Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Beach Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm
Mark Kahny Group featuring Mary Rademacher-Reed – World Class Jazz Production’s Tour – Gull Landing, 438 S. Hancock, Pentwater, 7-11 pm
Brad Fritcher Trio at Derby Station in Gaslight Village, East GR, 4-6 pm

MONDAY, JULY 24
JAZZ IN THE PARK, JIM COOPER & ORGANIC VIBES, Jim Cooper, Vibraphone, Jim Alfredson, Hammond Organ and Jeff Shoup, drums, Ah-Nab-Awen Park, 6:30- 8:30 pm
Open Mic Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-9 pm

TUESDAY, JULY 25
Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, 22 Washington St. Grand Haven, 7-10 pm

WEDNESDAY, JULY 26
Tom Hagen Trio featuring Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm
Tavern House Jazz Band at Tavern & Tap, Lansing, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm 269-384-6756 info/ directions
Terry Lower at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Robin Connell at Bella Fortuna in Lake Leelanau, 7 pm
Organissimo at Gull Landing, Pentwater, 7-11 pm
Jeff Haas & The Electric Jazz Fusion at West Bay Beach Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7:30 pm

THURSDAY, JULY 27
John Shea at Saugatuck Brewing Company, in Douglas, 6-9 pm
Sharon Polidan, at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7 pm. $5 cover
Terry Lower at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Jeff Haas at Sunset Chateau Chantal Winery on M-22 Old Mission Peninsula, Traverse City, 7 pm
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck, 7-11pm

FRIDAY, JULY 28
John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm
Kathy Lamar Trio at Noto’s, 7-10 pm
Terry Lower & Edye Evans Hyde at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, 6-10 pm
Mark Kahny, Tim Johnson, Porto Bello, 41 Washington, Grand Haven, 7-11 pm

SATURDAY, JULY 29
Edye Evans Hyde Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm
Mark Kahny, Tim Johnson, Porto Bello, 41 Washington, Grand Haven, 7-11 pm

SUNDAY, JULY 30
Greg Miller, Sunday Brunch series, at JW Marriott, 10 am to 1pm
Jazz Brunch at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern SE, 11 am-2 pm
Randy Marsh & Friends at SpeakEZ, 7-10pm, open Jam 8:30-10 pm (Unless Soccer games)
Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Beach Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm
Organissimo at Gull Landing, Pentwater, 7-11 pm
Jeff Haas Quintet at Spice World Café, Northport, 7-10 pm, No cover
Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, 147 Water St., Saugatuck, 7-11pm
Brad Fritcher Trio at Derby Station in Gaslight Village, East GR, 4-6 pm

MONDAY, JULY 31
JAZZ IN THE PARK, METRO JAZZ VOICES, Voices are Meri Slaven, Trish Shandor, Carl Cafagna and Jordan Schug , Ah-Nab-Awen Park  6:30-8:30pm
Open Mic Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-9 pm

AS ALWAYS BE SURE TO CHECK www.wmichjazz.org AND THE MUSICIANS’ WEBSITES FOR UPDATES AND CHANGES IN THE SCHEDULES!