APRIL JAZZ AROUND WEST MICHIGAN

We have deleted music events up to April 13. If the venues remain closed past this date, we will change the list. When in doubt, check with the venues before heading out! Stay safe, keep playing the music! Check musician’s Facebook pages for virtual concerts!!


MONDAY, APRIL 13

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 7-10pm

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


TUESDAY, APRIL 14

The New Standard at the Dee-lite Restaurant and Bar, Grand Haven, open jam 7-10pm

Jazz at Moriarty’s in Lansing, 7-10pm


WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15

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


THURSDAY, APRIL 16

Kenji Lee Trio at Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9, $5 cover

The New Standard at Sandy Point Beach House Grand Rapids, 822 Ottawa NW, 6-9pm

Keith Hall and WMU Combo Night at the Union Cabaret and Grille, Kalamazoo, 7-10pm

Mary Rademacher and Friends, Ganders in Doubletree Hilton, 28th St., 6-9pm


FRIDAY, APRIL 17

John Shea Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

Edye Evans Hyde Trio at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm to midnight


SATURDAY, APRIL 18

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

Entourage at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm to midnight


SUNDAY, APRIL 19

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

Randy Marsh and Friends at SpeakEZ, 7-10pm, jam 8-10pm

Dean Allrick at What Not Inn, Fennville, 7-10pm


MONDAY, APRIL 20

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 7-10pm

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


TUESDAY, APRIL 21

The New Standard at the Dee-lite Restaurant & Bar, Grand Haven, open jam 7-10pm

Jazz at Moriarty’s in Lansing, 7-10pm

Truth in Jazz Orchestra at Watermark 920, 920 Washington, Muskegon, 7:30-9:30pm, $5 cover, $2 students


WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22

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


THURSDAY, APRIL 23

Mary Rademacher and Friends, Ganders in Doubletree Hilton, 28th St., 6-9pm

Robin Connell Trio at the Waldorff in Hastings, 11:30am-1:30pm

In the Blue Jazz Ensemble at Sandy Point Beach House West Olive, 6-9pm

Third Coast Gypsy Jazz at Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9, $5 cover

Advanced Jazz Ensemble at the Union Cabaret and Grille, Kalamazoo, 7-10pm

Greg Scheer and Ed Dublis at Euro Bistro, 7-10pm


FRIDAY, APRIL 24

Noelle Frost Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

John Shea Trio at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm to midnight


SATURDAY, APRIL 25

Kevin Jones Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

Entourage at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm to midnight


SUNDAY, APRIL 26

Fred Knapp and Friends Jazz brunch, the Old Goat, 11am-2pm

Robin Connell and Lisa Sung at Fountain St. Church, 3pm

Randy Marsh and Friends at SpeakEZ, 7-10pm, jam 8-10pm

Dean Allrick at What Not Inn, Fennville, 7-10pm


MONDAY, APRIL 27

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 7-10pm

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


TUESDAY, APRIL 28

The New Standard at the Dee-lite Restaurant & Bar, Grand Haven, open jam 7-10pm

Jazz at Moriarty’s in Lansing, 7-10pm

Mary Rademacher, Park Street Congregational Church, Music at Mid-Day


WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29

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


THURSDAY, APRIL 30

Ashley Daneman Quartet at Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9, $5 cover

Mary Rademacher and Friends, Ganders in Doubletree Hilton, 28th St., 6-9pm


MAY JAZZ AROUND WEST MICHIGAN


FRIDAY, MAY 1

John Shea Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

The New Standard at Bier Distillery, 7:30-10pm

Edye Evans Hyde Trio at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm to midnight

Fareed Haque and Tony Monaco at the Block, Muskegon, guitar and organ jazz, 7:30pm; www.westmichigansymphony.org tickets $25, $35, students $12, 231-726-3231

Jazz and dancing at D and W in Grand Haven to benefit GH’s Salvation Army, 7-10pm


SATURDAY, MAY 2

Noelle Frost Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

Entourage at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm to midnight


SUNDAY, MAY 3

Fred Knapp and Friends Jazz brunch, the Old Goat, 11am-2pm

Randy Marsh and Friends at SpeakEZ, 7-10pm, jam 8-10pm

Dean Allrick at What Not Inn, Fennville, 7-10pm


MONDAY, MAY 4

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 7-10pm

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


TUESDAY, MAY 5

Walt Gutowski and the Bridge Street Trio at Fratelli’s Kitchen and Bar, 6:30-8:30pm, open jam 2nd set

The New Standard at the Dee-lite Restaurant & Bar, Grand Haven, open jam 7-10pm

Jazz at Moriarty’s in Lansing, 7-10pm


WEDNESDAY, MAY 6

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


THURSDAY, MAY 7

Ninth Coast Jazz Ensemble at Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9, $5 cover

Seth Ebersole at the Union Cabaret and Grille, Kalamazoo, 7-10pm

Mary Rademacher and Friends, Ganders in Doubletree Hilton, 28th St., 6-9pm

Greg Scheer and Ed Dublis at Euro Bistro, 7-10pm


FRIDAY, MAY 8

Mary Rademacher Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

John Shea Trio at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm to midnight

Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, Water St., Saugatuck, solo piano and vocals, 7-11pm


SATURDAY, MAY 9

Edye Evans Hyde Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

Entourage at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm to midnight

Mark Kahny at Marro’s, Water St., Saugatuck, solo piano and vocals, 7-11pm


SUNDAY, MAY 10

Fred Knapp and Friends Jazz brunch, the Old Goat, 11am-2pm

Randy Marsh and Friends at SpeakEZ, 7-10pm, jam 8-10pm

Dean Allrick at What Not Inn, Fennville, 7-10pm

Owen James Jazz at Beard’s, Petoskey, 6-9pm


MONDAY, MAY 11

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 7-10pm

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


TUESDAY, MAY 12

Walt Gutowski and the Bridge Street Trio at Fratelli’s Kitchen and Bar, 6:30-8:30pm, open jam 2nd set

The New Standard at the Dee-lite Restaurant & Bar, Grand Haven, open jam 7-10pm

Jazz at Moriarty’s in Lansing, 7-10pm


WEDNESDAY, MAY 13

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

Gull Lake Jazz Orchestra with Terry Lower at Union Cabaret and Grille, Kalamazoo, 7-9:30pm


THURSDAY, MAY 14

Robin Connell Trio at One Trick Pony, 8-11pm

Aiden McCauley Duo at Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9, $5 cover

Brent Proseus Quintet at the Union Cabaret and Grille, Kalamazoo, 7-10pm

Mary Rademacher and Friends, Ganders in Doubletree Hilton, 28th St., 6-9pm


FRIDAY, MAY 15

John Shea Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

Noelle Frost Trio at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm-midnight


SATURDAY, MAY 16

Mary Rademacher Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

Mark Kahny at Marro’s, Water St., Saugatuck, solo piano and vocals, 7-11pm


SUNDAY, MAY 17

Fred Knapp and Friends Jazz brunch, the Old Goat, 11am-2pm

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

Robin Connell with the St. Cecelia youth jazz orchestras, St. Cecelia Center, 6pm

Randy Marsh and Friends at SpeakEZ, 7-10pm, jam 8-10pm

Dean Allrick at What Not Inn, Fennville, 7-10pm


MONDAY, MAY 18

John Shea at Rockwell Republic, 7-10pm

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

Jazz at the Gallery, Jimmy and the Organ Nuts, Jim Cooper, Clif Metcalf, and Fred Knapp, Holland Arts Council, 150 E. 8th St., Holland, $10 at 7:30pm


TUESDAY, MAY 19

Walt Gutowski and the Bridge Street Trio at Fratelli’s Kitchen and Bar, 6:30-8:30pm, open jam 2nd set

The New Standard at the Dee-lite Restaurant & Bar, Grand Haven, open jam 7-10pm

Jazz at Moriarty’s in Lansing, 7-10pm

Truth in Jazz Orchestra at Watermark 920, 920 Washington, Muskegon, 7:30-9:30pm, $5 cover, $2 students


WEDNESDAY, MAY 20

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


THURSDAY, MAY 21

In the Blue Jazz Ensemble at Sandy Point Beach House Grand Rapids, 822 Ottawa NW, 6-9pm

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

Mary Rademacher and Mark Kahny, Ganders in Doubletree Hilton, 28th St, 6-9 pm

Greg Scheer and Ed Dublis at Euro Bistro, 7-10pm


FRIDAY, MAY 22

Edye Evans Hyde Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

John Shea Trio at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm to midnight

The Swing Operation at 18th Amendment, Muskegon, 8-11pm


SATURDAY, MAY 23

JMM Jazz at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

Entourage at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm to midnight

Mark Kahny at Marro’s, Saugatuck, solo piano and vocals, 7-11pm


SUNDAY, MAY 24

Mark Kahny at Marro’s, Saugatuck, solo piano and vocals 7-11pm


MONDAY, MAY 25 - MEMORIAL DAY

Rockwell Republic closed

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


TUESDAY, MAY 26

Walt Gutowski and the Bridge Street Trio at Fratelli’s Kitchen and Bar, 6:30-8:30pm, open jam 2nd set

The New Standard at the Dee-lite Restaurant & Bar, Grand Haven, open jam 7-10pm

Jazz at Moriarty’s in Lansing, 7-10pm


WEDNESDAY, MAY 27

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


THURSDAY, MAY 28

Third Coast Gypsy Jazz at Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9, $5 cover

Kalamazoo Trumpet Summit III the Union Cabaret and Grille, Kalamazoo, 7-10pm

Mary Rademacher and Friends, Ganders in Doubletree Hilton, 28th St., 6-9pm


FRIDAY, MAY 29

John Shea Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

Edye Evans Hyde Trio at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm to midnight


SATURDAY, MAY 30

Noelle Frost Trio at JW Marriott, 7-10pm

Entourage at Rendezvous in the Amway Grand Hotel, 8pm to midnight


SUNDAY, MAY 31

Robin Connell Trio with Paul Brewer at the Listening Room, 7:30pm

Bob Thompson and Mark Kahny at What Not Inn, Saugatuck, 6-9pm


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