Upcoming Events....

Click Image for More Information

Click Image for More Information

Click Image for More Information

Click Image for More Information

CHECK CALENDAR FOR UPDATES ON ALL JAZZ CLUB EVENTS

CHECK CALENDAR FOR UPDATES ON ALL JAZZ CLUB EVENTS

CLICK ABOVE TO JOIN

CLICK ABOVE TO JOIN

click above

click above

click above

click above

Calendar of Events

Monday Night Jazz Cabaret - JEREMY CARTER QUINTET

Court Cabaret - Florida Studio Theatre, First Street & Cocoanut Ave, Sarasota

In the recent 2019 Sarasota Jazz Festival The Jeremy Carter Quintet wowed audiences on the festival's contemporary jazz stage. Widely believe to be the next "hot rising jazz artist" to emerge from the St. Petersburg scene, Jeremy plays a lyrical and soulful saxophone which runs the full range from a straight-ahead classical style to a more progressive vibe and contemporary flavor. Jeremy has frequently performed throughout the bay area with Whitney James, Synia Carroll, James Suggs, Gumbi Ortiz and many more. We look forward to his heading his own quartet at the Monday Night Jazz Series. If this is the first time you hear Jeremy, we promise you won't want it to be your last.

Doors Open at 6:30 for dinner & drinks. Performance at 7:30.

For tickets click button here or call FST Box Office (941) 366-9000.

Monday Night Jazz Cabaret - DANIELA SOLEDADE & THE NATE NAJAR TRIO

Court Cabaret - Florida Studio Theatre, First Street & Cocoanut Ave, Sarasota

Daniela Soledade is a new and compelling voice on the Brazilian musical landscape- one both fresh on the ears and blessed with authentically deep roots. Her family line includes her father Paulinho, an artist-producer whose resume includes work with Ivan Lins and Gilberto Gil. Delving yet deeper, her grandfather Paulo helped create Brazilian music foundations, composing with Tom Jobim and others in the pioneering phase of bossa nova.

Nate Najar is a multi-talented American jazz guitarist-composer-producer and international recording and touring artist. Swinging jazz sounds, blues, and Brazilian styles are all at home under Nate's hands. Nate has performed with such notable jazz artists as Clark Terry, Ken Peplowski, Ray Kennedy, Gene Bertoncini, Harry Allen and many others. “Highly recommended. One of the most consistently interesting and enjoyable young guitarists on the jazz scene.”…Rick Anderson …All Music Guide.

Doors Open at 6:30 for dinner & drinks. Performance at 7:30.

For tickets click button here or call FST Box Office (941) 366-9000.

Friday Jazz at Two Concert Series

 —  —

Unitarian Universalist Church, 3975 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota

Jazz Club announces schedule and performers for the Jazz at Two Concert The 25 concert series begins on October 11 with a jam session featuring the Al Hixon Trio. The popular Jazz at Two Series presents renowned musicians, some with international reputations, in a highly affordable series of afternoon performances. The series features a variety of jazz types; straight ahead instrumentalists, big band jazz, traditional (dixieland), bossa nova, Latin jazz and vocalists with small groups; performing music from the American Songbook and jazz classics. Tickets sold at the door. Check back for updates and more details on the concerts.

The Shelly Berg Trio

Holley Hall, Van Wezel Way, Sarasota, FL 34236

Shelly Berg is a multi Grammy Award nominee and Grammy winner. Berg arranged and recorded with Arturo Sandoval on the Grammy winning CD “Dear Diz”. Dave Brubeck said “Shelly Berg is a great pianist”. Johnny Mandel called Berg’s orchestrating “magnificent …. incredible”. From the LA Times…“bits of Art Tatum, Fats Waller, Bud Powell and Oscar Peterson could be heard… all held together by Berg’s boundless enthusiasm. He has recorded and performed with and arranged for many top jazz artists including Patti Austin, Nancy Wilson, Dionne Warwick, Kurt Elling and Tierney Sutton among others. Berg’s TV credits include producing and performing at the 2013 National Tree Lighting Ceremony at the White House and a PBS special with Gloria Estefan. He has also contributed music to numerous TV series and composed and arranged music for feature films on the big screen.

An award-winning educator with 39 years of leadership in higher education, Shelly Berg is Dean and Patricia L. Frost Professor of Music at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami.

Concert is sponsored by Entertainment Cruise Productions, operator of Blue Note at Sea (844)768-5157 and The Jazz Cruise (888)852-9987.

Tickets go on sale September 1.

The Jazz Holly Trolley

various venues, downtown Sarasota

Hop on the Jazz Club Trolley and Pub Crawl on Wed Dec 4. Live Jazz at 8 venues in downtown Sarasota from 6 - 10 pm. Trolley rides 'til 10:30 pm. Venues and performers TBA. Bracelets required to ride trolley and admission to clubs. More information to follow.

The Blue Note at Sea - Cruise

 —  —

m/s Celebrity Infinity

Blue Note at Sea is a joint production with jazz titans Blue Note Jazz Clubs and Blue Note Records. The 7-day luxury cruise sails Jan. 25-Feb. 1, 2020 on the Celebrity Infinity and features performances by over 75 top-flight musicians, including Marcus Miller, Robert Glasper, Kamasi Washington, Christian McBride, Gregory Porter, David Sanborn, Joey DeFrancesco, Cyrille Aimée, Emmet Cohen, Wycliffe Gordon, Niki Haris and more. It's an outstanding mix of contemporary and mainstream jazz. Great Music is the Only Rule on Blue Note at Sea '20.

Call Entertainment Cruise Productions at 844.768.5157 or visit: https://www.bluenoteatsea.com/ for information and reservations. Use promo code SARASOTA. Mention that you are with the Jazz Club of Sarasota. This will entitle you to FREE roundtrip Luxury Bus transportation between Sarasota and Miami!

The Jazz Cruise

 —  —

m/s Celebrity Infinity

The Jazz Cruise 2020 - "The greatest festival at sea" - sails on February 1 - Feb 8. For nearly 20 years, The Jazz Cruise has presented the very best in straight ahead jazz. With over 200 hours of music, 100 jazz musicians and a legion of loyal guests from all over the world, The Jazz Cruise is now one of the most important jazz events of the year. With a lineup for 2020 that is second to none, the m/s Celebrity Infinity leaves from Miami with stops in Costa Maya, Cozumel, Key West and Nassau. Call Entertainment Cruise Productions at 888.852.9987 or visit: https://www.thejazzcruise.com for information and reservations. Use promo code SARASOTA. Mention that you are with the Jazz Club of Sarasota. This will entitle you to FREE roundtrip Luxury Bus transportation between Sarasota and Miami!

The 40th Annual Sarasota Jazz Festival

 —  —

Various venues, Sarasota, FL

The 40th Annual Sarasota Jazz Festival kicks off at noon on Sunday, March 8 with free outdoor concerts at Phillippi Estate Park. The festival features renowned national, international and local jazz artists performing at various locations in Sarasota. The Festival will include our traditional FREE Sunday Jazz in the Park concert; a great lineup of local groups for the Wednesday night Trolley Pub Crawl ; Thursday, Friday and Saturday Night Main Stage Concerts ; 3 High School Jazz Band competition winner performances; a Jazz Film/Live Performance event at Burns Court Cinema; and our very popular new 4 Jazz Theme Stages on Saturday afternoon. Additional Anniversary Events are being planned! The Sarasota Municipal Auditorium will serve as main venue for concerts with various performance stages at the adjacent Art Center, Holly Hall and the Bayfront Center. Renowned clarinetist Ken Peplowski will again serve as music director for the festival. Headliner for the Saturday evening closer is THE MANHATTAN TRANSFER.

Detailed information on concerts and performers will be available soon.

Newsletter: https://conta.cc/2NqtZmS