OCTOBER JAZZ AROUND TOWN

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4

Tom Hagen Trio w/ Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm 16 YEARS RUNNING!!

River North Jazz at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern Ave. SE, 6-9 pm

Noel Webley & Paul B. Smith, African American Archives, 87 Monroe NW, 6 pm

Bob Van Stee solo piano(removed- on the patio) at the Flat River Grill, Lowell, 7-9 pm

Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm 269-384-6756

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5

Third Coast Ensemble at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7-9 pm $5 cover

MoodSwings at JD Reardon’s Bar & Grill, 940 Monroe NW, 6:30-9 pm

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Mark Kahny Trio at Rendezvous, Amway Grand 7-11pm

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm

Mark Kahny Trio at Rendezvous, Amway Grand 7-11pm

Mike Frost Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8

Sunday Brunch series, with Greg Miller at JW Marriott, 10am-1pm

River North Jazz brunch at the Old Goat, 11-2 pm

Hugye, Beavan, Schock Jazz Trio at New Harmony Hall, 2-4 pm

Mark Kahny w/ Mary Rademacher & Mark Weymouth- concert at New Day Church-on-the-Hill, 2965 Wycliffe Dr. SE, light refreshments, 3pm FREE

Brad Fritcher Trio at Derby Station, 4-6 pm

Randy Marsh & Friends at Speak EZ, 7-10 pm (Jazz Jam 8:30-10)

MONDAY, OCTOBER 9

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10 pm

Jazz & Gin-Brad Fritcher’s Moods at Long Road Distillers, on Leonard Ave, 8-11 pm

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10

Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, Grand Haven, 7-10 pm

Truth in Jazz Orchestra at 920 Watermark, 920 Washington, Muskegon, 7-9, $5 cover

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11

Tom Hagen Trio features Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm

River North Jazz at the Old Goat, 6-9 pm

Bob Van Stee solo piano (on the patio) at the Flat River Grill, Lowell, 7-9 pm

Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm

JMM JAZZ at Black Sheep Baa & Grill, 1642 S. Shore Dr. Holland, 7:30-10:30 pm

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12

Robin Connell Trio with Jim Cooper & Jeff Shoup at One Trick Pony, 8-11 pm

Green on Blue 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

Mary Rademacher Reed Trio at JD Reardon’s, 6:30-9 pm

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Mary Rademacher Reed Trio at Rendezvous @ the Amway Grand 7-11pm

Mark Kahny, Chris Bickley & Tim Johnson at Little River Casino, (US31 & M22)

2700 Orchard Hwy, Manistee, MI 49660, 7-9 pm

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm

Mary Rademacher Reed Trio at Rendezvous, Amway Grand 7-11pm

Noel Webley Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

Robin Connell & Jim Cooper at the Holland Arts Council, 7 pm

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15

Sunday Brunch series, with Mike Frost & Mike Hyde at JW Marriott, 10 am-1pm

River North Jazz brunch at the Old Goat, 11-2 pm

River Rogues Dixieland Jazz Band at New Harmony Hall, 2-4 pm

Brad Fritcher’s Moods at Derby Station, 4-6 pm

Randy Marsh & Friends at Speak EZ, 7-10 pm (Jazz Jam 8:30-10)

Mark Kahny Trio at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10 pm

Robin Connell, Rockford Arts Improvisation Workshop, check her website

MONDAY, OCTOBER 16

WMJS at Bobarinos in the B.O.B., downtown Grand Rapids (PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF LOCATION!)

Petra Van Nuis, Andy Brown, Paul Keller & Pete Seirs, 6:30-8:30 pm,

Members $5, Non-members $10, Students $5

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

Jazz & Gin-Brad Fritcher’s Moods at Long Road Distillers, on Leonard Ave 8-11 pm

Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10 pm

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17

Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, Grand Haven, 7-10 pm

Robin Connell at St. Cecelia auditions for the Youth Jazz Ensembles, 4:30-6 pm

Noel Webley and Paul B. Smith, Rendezvous, Amway Grand, 7-11 pm

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18

Tom Hagen Trio features Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm

River North Jazz at the Old Goat, 6-9 pm

Bob Van Stee solo piano (solo, on the patio) at the Flat River Grill, Lowell, 7-9 pm

Beer City Saxes in H.O.M.E. at the B.O.B., 20 Monroe NW, 8-11 pm

Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19

Mark Kahny w/ the Boogie Woogie Babies at One Trick Pony 8-11pm

Tony Reynolds at JD Reardon’s, 6:30-9 pm

Checkers Morton at Book Nook & Java Shop, 7-9 pm, $5 cover

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Mike Frost Trio at Rendezvous, Amway Grand 7-11pm

Mark Kahny, Chris Bickley & Tim Johnson at Little River Casino,

(US31 & M22) 2700 Orchard Hwy, Manistee, 7-9 pm

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm

Mike Frost Trio at Rendezvous, Amway Grand 7-11pm

Kathy Lamar Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22

Sunday Brunch series, with Mike Frost & Mike Hyde at JW Marriott, 10am-1pm

River North Jazz brunch at the Old Goat, 11-2 pm

Hugye, Beavan, Schock Jazz Trio at New Harmony Hall, 2-4 pm

Adam Rudolph Septet at La Fontsee Galleries, 833 Lake Dr. SE, 3 pm

Tickets-$20 advance or $25 at the door, students, $10

Brad Fritcher’s Moods at Derby Station, 4-6 pm

Randy Marsh & Friends at Speak EZ, 7-10 pm (Jazz Jam 8:30-10)

MONDAY, OCTOBER 23

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10 pm

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24

Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, Grand Haven, 7-10 pm

Mark Kahny- Park Churches’ Music at Mid-day, (farewell concert, Mark leaving for

Palm Springs, CA on the 25th! 30 minute free concert 12:15pm.  Lunch is available both before and after the concert, 11:15 am -1:15 pm, $6.00

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25

Tom Hagen Trio features Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm

River North Jazz at Old Goat, 6-9 pm

Bob Van Stee solo piano (solo, on the patio) at the Flat River Grill, Lowell, 7-9 pm

Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm

JMM JAZZ at Black Sheep Baa & Grill, Holland, 7:30-10:30 pm

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26

Steve Talaga at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7-9 pm

Checkers Morton at Sandy Point Beach House, West Olive, 6-9 pm

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Noel Webley Trio at Rendezvous @ the Amway Grand 7-11pm

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm

Noel Webley Trio at Rendezvous, Amway Grand 7-11pm

Mary Rademacher Reed at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

 SUNDAY, OCTOBER 29

Sunday Brunch Series with Mike Frost & Mike Hyde at JW Marriott, 10am-1pm

River North Jazz brunch at the Old Goat, 11-2 pm

Brad Fritcher Moods at Derby Station, 4-6 pm

Randy Marsh & Friends at Speak EZ, 7-10 pm (Jazz Jam 8:30-10)

Edye Evans Hyde at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10 pm

West Michigan Concert Winds at Frauenthal in Muskegon, featuring

Dave Bennett & Ensemble, $12 Adults, under 18 free with ticketed adult, 4 pm

MONDAY, OCTOBER 30

Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10 pm

Jazz & Gin – Brad Fritcher’s Moods, Long Road Distillers, on Leonard 8-11 pm

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31

Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, Grand Haven, 7-10 pm

NOVEMBER JAZZ AROUND TOWN

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1

Tom Hagen Trio features Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm

River North Jazz at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern Ave. SE, 6-9 pm

Bob Van Stee solo piano at the Flat River Grill, Lowell, 7-9 pm

Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm 269-384-6756

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2

Big Band Nouveau at H.O.M.E. in the B.O.B. 8-10 pm, NO Cover

Third Coast Ensemble at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7-9 pm

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Noelle Frost Trio at Rendezvous, Amway Grand, 7-11 pm

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10

Noelle Frost Trio at Rendezvous, Amway Grand, 7-11 pm

Mike Frost Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 5

Sunday Brunch series, with Greg Miller at JW Marriott, 10am-1pm

River North Jazz brunch at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern Ave. SE, 11-2 pm

River Rogues Dixieland Jazz Band at New Harmony Hall, 2-4 pm

Brad Fritcher Trio at Derby Station, 4-6 pm

GR Jazz Orchestra at Founder’s, 5:30-7:30 pm

Randy Marsh & Friends at Speak EZ, 7-10 pm (Jazz Jam 8:30-10)

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

Jazz & Gin featuring Brad Fritcher’s Moods at Long Road Distillers, on Leonard Ave 8-11 pm

Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10 pm

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7

Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, Grand Haven, 7-10 pm

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8

Tom Hagen Trio features Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm

River North Jazz at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern Ave. SE, 6-9 pm

Bob Van Stee solo piano at the Flat River Grill, Lowell, 7-9 pm

Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm 269-384-6756

JMM Jazz at Black Sheep Baa & Grill, Holland, 7:30-10:30 pm

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9

Sidewinders Quintet 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

JMM Jazz Black Sheep Baa & Grill in Holland, 7:30-10:30 pm

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Fred Knapp Trio at Rendezvous in the Amway. 7-11 pm

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm

Fred Knapp Trio at Rendezvous in the Amway, 7-11 pm

Neil Gordon Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12

Sunday Brunch series, with Mike Frost & Mike Hyde at JW Marriott, 10am-1pm

River North Jazz brunch at the Old Goat, 11-2 pm

Hugye, Beavan, Schock Jazz Trio at New Harmony Hall, 2-4 pm

Brad Fritcher Trio at Derby Station, 4-6 pm

Randy Marsh & Friends at Speak EZ, 7-10 pm (Jazz Jam 8:30-10)

Fred Knapp Trio with John Proulx & Dave Rosin at Rendezvous @ the Amway, 7-11 pm

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 13

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

Jazz & Gin-Brad Fritcher’s Moods at Long Road Distillers, on Leonard Ave 8-11 pm

Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10 pm

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14

Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, Grand Haven, 7-10 pm

Truth in Jazz Orchestra at 920 Watermark, 920 Washington, Muskegon, 7-9, $5 cover

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15

Tom Hagen Trio features Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm

River North Jazz at the Old Goat, 6-9 pm

Bob Van Stee solo piano at the Flat River Grill, Lowell, 7-9 pm

Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16

Checkers Morton 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

Christian Mc Bride at St. Cecelia’s 616-459-2224 for tickets or scmc-online.org

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Mary Rademacher Reed at Rendezvous, Amway Grand, 7-11 pm

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm

Steve Hilger Trio with Eddie Eicher & Steve Talaga at JW Marriott, 7 pm

Mary Rademacher Reed at Rendezvous, Amway Grand, 7-11 pm

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19

Sunday Brunch series, with Greg Miller at JW Marriott, 10am-1pm

River North Jazz brunch at the Old Goat, 11-2 pm

River Rogues Dixieland Jazz Band at New Harmony Hall, 2-4 pm

Brad Fritcher Trio at Derby Station, 4-6 pm

Randy Marsh & Friends at Speak EZ, 7-10 pm (Jazz Jam 8:30-10)

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20

WMJS at the Knickerbocker in New Holland Brewing, 412 Bridge St. NW with Patty Gayle

Trio, Gumbo or order from the menu 6:30-8:30 pm, Free parking at Swift printing across the street or behind brewery with member pass, Members $5, Non-members $10, students $5

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

Jazz & Gin-Brad Fritcher’s Moods at Long Road Distillers, on Leonard Ave 8-11 pm

Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10 pm

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21

Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, Grand Haven, 7-10 pm

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22

Tom Hagen Trio features Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm

River North Jazz at the Old Goat, 6-9 pm

Bob Van Stee solo piano at the Flat River Grill, Lowell, 7-9 pm

Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm

JMM Jazz at Black Sheep Baa & Grill, Holland, 7:30-10:30 pm

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23 Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Brunch with Mike Frost Duo at JW Marriott, 9am-3pm

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm

Kathy Lamar Trio at JW Marriott 7-10 pm

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 26

Sunday Brunch series, with Mike Frost & Mike Hyde at JW Marriott, 10am-1pm

River North Jazz brunch at the Old Goat, 11-2 pm

River Rogues Dixieland Jazz Band at New Harmony Hall, 2-4 pm

Brad Fritcher Trio at Derby Station, 4-6 pm

Randy Marsh & Friends at Speak EZ, 7-10 pm (Jazz Jam 8:30-10)

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

Jazz & Gin-Brad Fritcher’s Moods at Long Road Distillers, on Leonard Ave 8-11 pm

Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10 pm

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 28

Take Three Jazz Ensemble, at the Grand, Grand Haven, 7-10 pm

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 29

Tom Hagen Trio features Rick Reuther at Noto’s, 6:30-9:30 pm

River North Jazz at Old Goat, 6-9 pm

Bob Van Stee solo piano at the Flat River Grill, Lowell, 7-9 pm

Jazz Mix Night at Union Cabaret & Grille, Kalamazoo, 8-11 pm

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 30

Green on Blue at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7-9 pm, $5cover

Checkers Morton at Sandy Point Beach House, West Olive, 6-9 pm

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