Jazz Around West Michigan Calendar

June Jazz Events

JUNE JAZZ AROUND WEST MICHIGAN

SATURDAY, JUNE 1

  • Third Coast Swing at the Old Goat, Eastern Ave SE, 6-9:30pm
  • John Shea Trio at Noto’s Old World Italian restaurant, 6:30-9:30pm
  • Mark Kahny, Firerock Grill, Caledonia, 5:30- 8:30

SUNDAY, JUNE 2

  • Lafayette Gunther at Creston Brewery, 10:30am-1:30pm
  • Fred Knapp Trio and Friends at the Old Goat, 11am-2pm
  • Turnstiles Jazz Brunch, Open Mic at 526 Stocking NW, 2-5pm, no cover
  • Randissmo’s Sunday Night Jazz with Steve Talaga and Nick Calandro at SpeakEZ, 6-9pm, $5 cover. LAST ONE UNTIL SEPT 8TH
  • Big Band Nouveau with Mary Rademacher at The Stray, 5pm

MONDAY, JUNE 3

  • WEST MICHIGAN JAZZ SOCIETY presents Byron Center Jazz Orchestra at Millennium Park, 6:30-8:30pm
  • Robin Connell at The Old Goat, 5:30-8:30pm
  • John Shea Trio at Republic, 7-10pm

TUESDAY, JUNE 4

  • Robin Connell at The Old Goat, 5:30-8:30pm
  • Jeff Shoup at Moriarity’s, Lansing, 7pm

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5

  • John Webber Duo at Drip Drop Lounge, 7pm
  • Terry Lower Trio at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, outside patio, 6-10pm
  • Mike Drost and Dr. Jason Werkema at Lucy’s Deli, 133 Columbus, Grand Haven, 7-9pm; Inside until warmer weather, then outside on the back patio.

THURSDAY, JUNE 6

  • Jazz at Sandy Point Beach House, West Olive, 6-9pm
  • Book Nook Trio at the Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9pm, $5 cover
  • Randy Marsh and Jeff Haas Quartet at the Alluvion, Traverse City, 6-8:30pm
  • Terry Lower Trio at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, outside patio, 6-10pm

FRIDAY, JUNE 7

  • Third Coast Swing at the Old Goat, Eastern Ave SE, 6-9:30pm
  • Terry Lower Trio at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, outside patio, 6-10pm
  • Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, Saugatuck, 7-10pm

SATURDAY, JUNE 8

  • Third Coast Swing at the Old Goat, Eastern Ave SE, 6-9:30pm
  • John Shea Trio at Noto’s Old World Italian restaurant, 6:30-9:30pm
  • Tim Johnson at Porto Bello, Grand Haven, 6-10pm
  • Holland Concert Jazz Orchestra at GR Festival of the Arts, Clock Tower Stage 6pm
  • Mark Kahny, The Butler, Saugatuck, 5:30-8:30
  • Beer City Saxes, Festival of the Arts, Clocktower Stage, 3pm

SUNDAY, JUNE 9

  • Lafayette Gunther at Creston Brewery, 10:30am-1:30pm
  • Fred Knapp Trio and Friends at the Old Goat, 11am-2pm
  • Turnstiles Jazz Brunch, Open Mic at 526 Stocking NW, 2-5pm, no cover
  • Evidence Jazz Group at the Clock Tower Stage, Festival of the Arts, 1pm
  • Grand Rapids Jazz Orchestra with Edye Evans Hyde, Grand Rapids Festival of the Arts, Calder stage, 11am
  • Big Band Nouveau, Festival of the Arts, Calderstage, 3pm
  • Hark Up! Festival of the Arts, Calder Stage, 5pm

MONDAY, JUNE 10

  • WEST MICHIGAN JAZZ SOCIETY presents the Dave Bennett Quartet, at Millennium Park, 6:30-8:30pm
  • Robin Connell at The Old Goat, 5:30-8:30pm
  • John Shea Trio at Republic, 7-10pm
  • Randy Marsh and Jeff Haas Big Fun Trio at the Alluvion, Traverse City, 6-8:30pm

TUESDAY, JUNE 11

  • Robin Connell at The Old Goat, 5:30-8:30pm
  • Jeff Shoup at Moriarity’s, Lansing, 7pm

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12

  • John Webber Duo at Drip Drop Lounge, 7pm
  • Walt Gutowski and the Bridge St. Trio on the deck at Bostwick Lake Inn, 7-11pm
  • Terry Lower Trio at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, outside patio, 6-10pm
  • Mike Drost and Dr. Jason Werkema at Lucy’s Deli, 133 Columbus, Grand Haven, 7-9pm; Inside until warmer weather, then outside on the back patio.

THURSDAY, JUNE 13

  • Jazz at Sandy Point Beach House, West Olive, 6-9pm
  • Book Nook Trio at the Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9pm, $5 cover
  • Randy Marsh and Jeff Haas Quartet at the Alluvion, Traverse City, 6-8:30pm
  • Terry Lower Trio at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, outside patio, 6-10pm
  • Mark Kahny, Boatwerks, Holland, 5:30-8:30

FRIDAY, JUNE 14

  • Third Coast Swing at the Old Goat, Eastern Ave SE, 6-9:30pm
  • Tim Johnson and Mark Kahny at Porto Bello, Grand Haven, 6-10pm
  • Mary Rademacher at Rendezvous, Amway Grand
  • Neil Gordon Trio with Francesca Amari 8:30-11:30pm
  • Terry Lower Trio at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, outside patio, 6-10pm

SATURDAY, JUNE 15

  • Third Coast Swing at the Old Goat, Eastern Ave SE, 6-9:30pm
  • John Shea Trio at Noto’s Old World Italian restaurant, 6:30-9:30pm

SUNDAY, JUNE 16

  • Lafayette Gunther at Creston Brewery, 10:30am-1:30pm
  • Fred Knapp Trio and Friends at the Old Goat, 11am-2pm
  • Turnstiles Jazz Brunch, Open Mic at 526 Stocking NW, 2-5pm, no cover

MONDAY, JUNE 17

  • WEST MICHIGAN JAZZ SOCIETY presents Mexi Cuba at Millennium Park,  6:30-8:30pm
  • Robin Connell at The Old Goat, 5:30-8:30pm
  • John Shea Trio at Republic, 7-10pm

TUESDAY, JUNE 18

  • Robin Connell at The Old Goat, 5:30-8:30pm
  • Jeff Shoup at Moriarity’s, Lansing, 7pm
  • Lafayette Gunther and the Jazz Police at Dabney and Co., 344 N. Rose St., Kalamazoo, 7:30-9:30pm
  • Truth in Jazz Orchestra at Wonderland Distillery, Muskegon, 7-9pm

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19

  • John Webber Duo at Drip Drop Lounge, 7pm
  • Terry Lower Trio at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, outside patio, 6-10pm
  • Mike Drost and Dr. Jason Werkema at Lucy’s Deli, 133 Columbus, Grand Haven, 7-9pm; Inside until warmer weather, then outside on the back patio.

THURSDAY, JUNE 20

  • Jazz at Sandy Point Beach House, West Olive, 6-9pm
  • Book Nook Trio at the Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9pm, $5 cover
  • Randy Marsh and Jeff Haas Quartet at the Alluvion, Traverse City, 6-8:30pm
  • Mark Kahny and Mary Rademacher, The Butler, Saugatuck, 5:30-8:30pm

FRIDAY, JUNE 21

  • Third Coast Swing at the Mitten, Ludington, Michigan Jazz Festival, 12:15-1:15pm
  • Tim Johnson and Paul Lesinski at Porto Bello, Grand Haven, 6-10pm
  • Terry Lower Trio at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, outside patio, 6-10pm
  • Mark Kahny at Marro’s Italian Restaurant, Saugatuck, 7-10pm
  • West Michigan Jazz Society presents ​Sam Gucwa at Camp Blodgett; 6PM - 9PM; Music starts at 6:30pm. Click here for more information.

SATURDAY, JUNE 22

  • Third Coast Swing at the Old Goat, Eastern Ave SE, 6-9:30pm
  • John Shea Trio at Noto’s Old World Italian restaurant, 6:30-9:30pm
  • Mary Rademacher Trio with .Mark Kahny at JW Marriott, 6-10pm
  • Lakeshore Big Band at Reuther Pavilion, Canadian Lakes, 6-9

SUNDAY, JUNE 23

  • Lafayette Gunther at Creston Brewery, 10:30am-1:30pm
  • Fred Knapp Trio and Friends at the Old Goat, 11am-2pm
  • Turnstiles Jazz Brunch, Open Mic at 526 Stocking NW, 2-5pm, no cover
  • Mark Kahny and Francesca Amari, Boatwerks,  Holland, 5:30-8:30pm

MONDAY, JUNE 24

  • WEST MICHIGAN JAZZ SOCIETY presents Holland Concert Jazz Orchestra directed by Dr. James Sawyer at Millennium Park, 6:30-8:30pm
  • Robin Connell at The Old Goat, 5:30-8:30pm
  • John Shea Trio at Republic, 7-10pm
  • Randy Marsh and Jeff Haas Big Fun Trio at the Alluvion, Traverse City, 6-8:30pm

TUESDAY, JUNE 25

  • Robin Connell at The Old Goat, 5:30-8:30pm
  • Jeff Shoup at Moriarity’s, Lansing, 7pm

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26

  • John Webber Duo at Drip Drop Lounge, 7pm
  • Walt Gutowski and the Bridge St. Trio on the deck at Bostwick Lake Inn, 7-11pm
  • Mike Drost and Dr. Jason Werkema at Lucy’s Deli, 133 Columbus, Grand Haven, 7-9pm; Inside until warmer weather, then outside on the back patio.
  • Mark Kahny, Lake Bluff Grille, Muskegon Country Club, 5:30-8:30pm

THURSDAY, JUNE 27

  • Jazz at Sandy Point Beach House, West Olive, 6-9pm
  • Book Nook Trio at the Book Nook and Java Shop, Montague, 7-9pm, $5 cover
  • Randy Marsh and Jeff Haas Quartet at the Alluvion, Traverse City, 6-8:30pm
  • Terry Lower Trio at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, outside patio, 6-10pm
  • Mary Rademacher and Mark Kahny at Testa Rosa Italian Ristorante 5:30-8:30

FRIDAY, JUNE 28

  • Third Coast Swing at the Old Goat, Eastern Ave SE, 6-9:30pm
  • Terry Lower Trio at Clara’s on the River, Battle Creek, outside patio, 6-10pm

SATURDAY, JUNE 29

  • Third Coast Swing at the Old Goat, Eastern Ave SE, 6-9:30pm
  • John Shea Trio at Noto’s Old World Italian restaurant, 6:30-9:30pm
  • Mark Kahny with Tim Johnson, Porto Bello, Grand Haven, 6-10pm

SUNDAY, JUNE 30

  • Lafayette Gunther at Creston Brewery, 10:30am-1:30pm
  • Fred Knapp Trio and Friends at the Old Goat, 11am-2pm
  • Turnstiles Jazz Brunch, Open Mic at 526 Stocking NW, 2-5pm, no cover