MAY JAZZ AROUND WEST MICHIGAN

THURSDAY, MAY 9

My Thin Place at Sandy Point, West Olive, 6-9pm

Randy Marsh and Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 6-8:30pm

Aedan Mc Cauley Trio at Book Nook and Java Shop, 7-9pm, $5 cover

FRIDAY, MAY 10

Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, Water Street Saugatuck, Piano bar 7-11pm

Mary Rademacher Reed Trio at JW Marriott, 6-10pm

John Shea Trio at Rendezvous in Amway Hotel, 8pm-12am

Dave Schock Trio at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11pm

SATURDAY, MAY 11

Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, Water Street Saugatuck, Piano bar 7-11pm

Third Coast Gypsy Jazz at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern Ave, SE 6-9pm

John Shea at Noto’s Old World Italian, 7-10pm

Neil Gordon, Steve Talaga and Larry Ochiltree Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

Mary Rademacher Reed Trio at Rendezvous in Amway Hotel, 8pm-12am

Dean Allrick Jazz Piano at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10pm

SUNDAY, MAY 12

Mike Frost and Mike Hyde at JW Marriott, 9am-12pm; Greg Miller, 12pm to 3pm

Charlie Jordan Trio a Gastropub, Holland, 1-3pm, brunch 11am-4pm

Big Band Nouveau at Creston Brewery, 1504 Plainfield NE, 4-6pm

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

MONDAY, MAY 13

John Shea at the Republic, 7-10pm

Monday Jazz and Gin with In the Blue at Long Road Distillers, 8-11pm

Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-9pm

TUESDAY, MAY 14

WEST MICHIGAN JAZZ SOCIETY’S Musician of the Year Banquet, at Noto’s honoring Fred Knapp, 6-9:30pm reservations required

Bruce Robey Quartet at Park Congregational Church's Music at Mid-day. (Robin Connell, Mike Lutley, Charlie Hoats, Steve Anzivino), Free Concert 12:15 pm -12:45. Optional soup & salad lunch $6.00, before and after the concert.

Michael Drost and Jordan Finn, The New Standard at Grand Seafood and Oyster Bar, Grand Haven, 7-10pm, Sit-ins welcome

Jazz at Moriarity’s, Lansing, 7-10pm, Jam at 8:30pm

WEDNESDAY, MAY 15

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

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

Ivan Akansiima at Mizu Sushi, 8th St. Holland, 6:30-8:30pm

Tavern House Jazz at Tavern and Tap, Lansing, 7:30-10:30pm

THURSDAY, MAY 16

Randy Marsh and Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 6-8:30pm

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

Mary Rademacher Reed and Mark Kahny at One Trick Pony, 8-11pm

FRIDAY, MAY 17

John Shea Trio at JW Marriott, 6-10pm

Entourage at Rendezvous in Amway Hotel, 8 pm-12am

JMM Jazz at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11pm

SATURDAY, MAY 18

John Shea at Noto’s Old World Italian, 7-10pm

Third Coast Gypsy Jazz at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern Ave, SE 6-9pm

Steve Hilger Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

Entourage at Rendezvous in Amway Hotel, 8pm-12am

Dean Allrick Jazz Piano at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10pm

SUNDAY, MAY 19

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

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

Robin Connell and Paul Brewer conducting in St. Cecelia Music Center with the Youth Jazz Ensemble, 7pm

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

MONDAY, MAY 20

John Shea at the Republic, 7-10pm

Monday Jazz and Gin with Travis Swanson Trio at Long Road Distillers, 8-11pm

Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-9pm

TUESDAY, MAY 21

Michael Drost and Jordan Finn, The New Standard at Grand Seafood and Oyster Bar, Grand Haven, 7-10pm, Sit-ins welcome

Jazz at Moriarity’s, Lansing, 7-10pm, Jam at 8:30pm

Truth in Jazz Orchestra at 920 Watermark, 920 Washington, Muskegon, 7:30-930pm, $5 cover

WEDNESDAY, MAY 22

Laura Bennet, Mark Kahny, Mark Weymouth, Venue 32, Art show 6-8pm

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

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

Ivan Akansiima at Mizu Sushi, 8th St. Holland, 6:30-8:30pm

Tavern House Jazz at Tavern and Tap, Lansing, 7:30-10:30pm

THURSDAY, MAY 23

Randy Marsh and Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 6-8:30pm

Captain Caravan at Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9pm, $5 cover

The Blue Jazz Ensemble at Zoko 822, Grand Rapids, 6-9pm

Laura Bennett, Mark Kahny and Mark Weymouth  at Zeppelin Lounge 2nd floor New Holland Brewing, 7-10pm

FRIDAY, MAY 24

Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, Water Street Saugatuck, Piano bar 7-11pm

Edye Evans Hyde Trio at JW Marriott, 6-10pm

John Shea at Rendezvous in Amway Hotel, 8pm-12am

Entourage at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11pm

Galen Bundy Trio at Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9pm, $5 cover

SATURDAY, MAY 25

Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, Water Street Saugatuck, Piano bar 7-11pm

Third Coast Gypsy Jazz at the Old Goat, 2434 Eastern Ave, SE 6-9pm

John Shea at Noto’s Old World Italian, 7-10pm

Randy Marsh Group at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

Edye Evans Hyde Trio at Rendezvous in Amway Hotel, 8pm-12am

Dean Allrick Jazz Piano at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-10pm

SUNDAY, MAY 26

Mike Frost and Mike Hyde with Sunday brunch series at JW Marriott 10am-1pm

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

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

MONDAY, MAY 27 MEMORIAL DAY

Republic Closed

Monday Jazz and Gin with In the Blue at Long Road Distillers, 8-11pm

Jazz Jam at What Not Inn, Fennville, 6-9 pm

TUESDAY, MAY 28

Michael Drost and Jordan Finn, The New Standard at Grand Seafood and Oyster Bar, Grand Haven, 7-10pm, Sit-ins welcome

Jazz at Moriarity’s, Lansing, 7-10pm, Jam at 8:30pm

WEDNESDAY, MAY 29

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

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

Ivan Akansiima at Mizu Sushi, 8th St. Holland, 6:30-8:30pm

Tavern House Jazz at Tavern and Tap, Lansing, 7:30-10:30pm

THURSDAY, MAY 30

Randy Marsh and Jeff Haas Trio at West Bay Holiday Inn, Traverse City, 6-8:30pm

Josh Harlow Trio at Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9pm, $5 cover

The New Standard at Zoko 822, in Grand Rapids, 6-9pm

Laura Bennett, Mark Kahny and Mark Weymouth at Zeppelin Lounge 2nd floor New Holland Brewing, 7-10pm

FRIDAY, MAY 31

Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, Water Street Saugatuck, Piano bar 7-11pm

John Shea Trio at JW Marriott, 6-10pm

Noelle Frost Trio at Rendezvous in Amway Hotel, 8pm-12am

Captain Caravan Jazz at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11pm


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