JANUARY JAZZ AROUND TOWN

THURSDAY, JANUARY 18

Checkers Morton at the Book Nook, Montague 7-9 pm, $5 cover

Randy Marsh with Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm

Fred Knapp Trio featuring Dave Proulx at Bistro Bella Vita, 6-9 pm

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 19

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Kathy Lamar at Noto’s wth Bob Van Stee & Kevin Jones, 7-10 pm

Mary Rademacher Reed at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11 pm

 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 20

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10

Neil Gordon Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

 

SUNDAY, JANUARY 21

Mike Frost & Mike Hyde Sunday Brunch series 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

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

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 22

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

Jazz & Gin – Brad Fritcher’s MOODS at Long Road Distillers, 8-11 pm

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

 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 23

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

 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 24

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

 

THURSDAY, JANUARY 25

John Harlow at the Book Nook in Montague,. 7-9pm, $5 cover

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

Randy Marsh with Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 26

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Kathy Lamar at Noto’s wth Bob Van Stee & Kevin Jones, 7-10 pm

River City Jazz Ensemble at 2nd Congregational Church, 625 Cheshire NE,

Benefit concert, free will offering, at 7:30-8:45 pm

Marlane Lewis at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11 pm

 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 27

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10

Mary Rademacher Reed Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

Noel Webley at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand 7-10pm

 

SUNDAY, JANUARY 28

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

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

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

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

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 29

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

Jazz & Gin – Brad Fritcher’s MOODS at Long Road Distillers, 8-11 pm

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

 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 30

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

 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 31

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

Noel Webley at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand 7-10pm

Wally Michaels at Salt & Pepper, Lakeshore Dr., Holland, 6-9:30 pm

 

FEBRUARY JAZZ AROUND TOWN

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 1

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

Randy Marsh with Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Paul Lesinski at Red Lotus Center for the Arts, 356 W. Western Ave, Muskegon, 6-8, Free

Justin Wierenga at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11 pm

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3

John Shea at Noto’s 7-10 pm

Mike Frost Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 4

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

River Rogues Jazz Band at Park Congregational Church, 10 E. Park Place, 10:30 am

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

River Rogues Jazz Band at New Harmony Hall, 401 Stocking NW, 2-4 pm

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

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

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 5

John Shea at Republic, 8-11 pm

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

 

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 6

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

 

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7

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

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8

Blue on Green Quartet at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7:30-9:30 pm

Randy Marsh with Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm

JMM JAZZ Band at Big Lake Brewing in Holland, 8-11 pm

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Jordan Finn at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11 pm

Scott Veenstra Trio at Rendezvous, Amway Grand Hotel 8-11 pm

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10

John Shea at Noto’s 7-10 pm

Neil Gordon Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 11

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

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

Hugye, Beavan, Schock Trio at New Harmony Hall, 401 Stocking NW, 2-4 pm

Jazz in the Sanctuary at Fountain St. Church, Robin Connell-host/pianist, with Ivan Akansiima, $10, 3 pm

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

Celebration of the Arts, service at United Methodist Church, 227 E. Fulton, with The River Rogues Mardi Gras style music, 10:45am

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 12

John Shea at Republic, 8-11 pm

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

 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 13

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

 

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

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

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

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15

Mary Rademacher Reed at One Trick Pony, with Dave Proulx, piano & vocals, 8-11 pm

Checkers Morton at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7:30-9:30 pm

Randy Marsh with Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Mike Frost Trio at Rendezvous, 8-11 pm

Brad Fritcher’s MOODS at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11 pm

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 17

John Shea at Noto’s 7-10 pm

Mike Frost Trio at Rendezvous, 8-11 pm

Mary Rademacher Reed Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 18

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

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

River Rogues Jazz Band at New Harmony Hall, 401 Stocking NW, 2-4 pm

Celebration of the Arts at First United Methodist Church, 227 East Fulton, Robin Connell Trio

with Jim Cooper, on vibes, $10, 3 pm

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

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19

WMJS JAZZ GUMBO Carl Cafagna & the Creole Kitchen

New Holland Brewing in the Knickerbocker Lounge, 6:30-8:30 pm,

Free parking at Swift Printing & behind the Brewery with member pass

$5 members, $10 non-members, students with ID $5

John Shea at Republic, 8-11 pm

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

 

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20

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

Truth in Jazz Orchestra at 920 Watermark, 930 Washington, Muskegon, 7:30-9:30 pm

 

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21

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

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22

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

In the Blue Jazz at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7:30-9:30 pm

Randy Marsh with Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Noel Webley Trio at Rendezvous, 8-11 pm

River City Jazz Ensemble at Cornerstone Univ. Annual Swing Time Concert, with Kathy Gibson, and vocal jazz students, FREE, open to public 7-10 pm

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24

John Shea at Noto’s 7-10 pm

Noel Webley Trio at Rendezvous, 8-11 pm

Kevin Jones Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25

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

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

Hugye, Beavan, Schock Trio at New Harmony Hall, 401 Stocking NW, 2-4 pm

Max Colley III Quartet at La Fontsee Galleries, advance tickets 616-745-4353, $20 advance, $25 at door, $10 students with ID, 3 pm

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

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26

John Shea at Republic, 8-11 pm

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

 

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27

Progressions Jazz Series, Beer City Saxes at New Holland Brewing in the Knickerbocker Lounge, $5 members, $10 non-members, at 7 pm

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

 

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28

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

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

 

MARCH JAZZ AROUND TOWN

THURSDAY, MARCH 1

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

Randy Marsh with Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 2

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Robin Connell at the Red Lotus Center for the Arts, 356 W. Western Ave, Muskegon, 6-8 pm, Free

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 3

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm

Mike Frost & Mike Hyde at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

 

SUNDAY, MARCH 4

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

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

River Rogues Jazz Band at New Harmony Hall, 401 Stocking NW, 2-4 pm

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

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

 

MONDAY, MARCH 5

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

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

 

TUESDAY, MARCH 6

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

 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7

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

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 8

Blue on Green Quartet at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7:30-9:30 pm

Randy Marsh with Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 9

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Mary Rademacher Reed Trio at Rendezvous, Amway Grand Hotel 7-10 pm

Travis Swanson Trio at 18th Amendment, Western Ave, Muskegon, 8-11 pm

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 10

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm

Neil Gordon Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

Mary Rademacher Reed Trio at Rendezvous, Amway Grand Hotel 7-10 pm

 

SUNDAY, MARCH 11

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

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

Hugye, Beavan, Schock Trio at New Harmony Hall, 401 Stocking NW, 2-4 pm

Jazz in the Sanctuary, at Fountain St. Church, Robin Connell, with John & Dave Proulx, $10 at the door, 3 pm

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

 

MONDAY, MARCH 12

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

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

 

TUESDAY, MARCH 13

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

 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14

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

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

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 15

Checkers Morton at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7:30-9:30 pm

Randy Marsh with Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 16

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Scott Veenstra Trio at Rendezvous, 7-10 pm

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 17

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm

Jim Cooper Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

Scott Veenstra Trio at Rendezvous, 7-10 pm

Marlane Lewis at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11 pm

 

SUNDAY, MARCH 18

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

River Rogues Jazz Band at New Harmony Hall, 401 Stocking NW, 2-4 pm

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

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

 

MONDAY, MARCH 19

WMJS JAZZ GUMBO with Fred Knapp Trio with Dave Proulx on piano & vocals

New Holland Brewing in the Knickerbocker Lounge, 6:30-8:30 pm,

Free parking at Swift Printing & behind the Brewery with member pass

$5 members, $10 non-members, students with ID $5

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

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

 

TUESDAY, MARCH 20

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

Truth in Jazz Orchestra, at 920 Watermark, 930 Washington, Muskegon, 7:30-9:30 pm

 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21

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

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 22

Kurt Elling at St. Cecelia’s, tickets online at scmc-online.org or 616-459-2224

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

Blushing Monk Jazz at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7:30-9:30 pm

Randy Marsh with Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 23

John Shea at JW Marriott, 6-10 pm

Noelle Frost Trio at Rendezvous, 7-10 pm

Brad Fritcher’s MOODS at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11 pm

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 24

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm

Take Three Jazz Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

Noelle Frost Trio at Rendezvous, 7-10 pm

 

SUNDAY, MARCH 25

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

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

Hugye, Beavan, Schock Trio at New Harmony Hall, 401 Stocking NW, 2-4 pm

Tom Knific & Sunny Wilkinson at LaFontsee Galleries, 616-745-4353 for

advance tickets $20, at the door, $25, $10 for students with ID, 3 pm

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

 

MONDAY, MARCH 26

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 8-11 pm

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

 

TUESDAY, MARCH 27

Progressions Jazz Series with Camilo and Latin Jazz

New Holland Brewing in the Knickerbocker Lounge

$5 members, $10 non-members, $5 students with ID at 7 pm

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

 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28

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

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 29

Josh Harlow Jazz at Book Nook & Java Shop, Montague, 7:30-9:30 pm

Randy Marsh with Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 7-9:30 pm

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 30

Edye Evans Hyde Trio at Rendezvous, 7-10 pm

Proteus Trio at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11 pm

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 31

Edye Evans Hyde Trio at Rendezvous, 7-10 pm

John Shea at Noto’s, 7-10 pm

Steve Hilger Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10 pm

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