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MAY 23 - 26

Poncho Sanchez & His Latin Jazz Band

If music were about pictures, percussionist Poncho Sanchez’s music would best be described as a kaleidoscopic swirl of some of the hottest colors and brightest lights to emerge from either side of the border. At any given show, fragments of [...]

JUN. 1-2

JazzU & Jazz St. Louis All-Stars

JazzU is a fun, hands-on learning experience that brings together talented middle and high school musicians for small jazz combo instruction on a weekly basis. The competitive program selected 53 emerging musicians from a pool of 130 who auditioned for [...]

JUN. 3

JazzU Big Band

For nearly a decade, the JazzU program has identified the top middle and high school jazz talent in the St. Louis area and focused on teaching improvisation in a small-group setting. The JazzU Big Band is Jazz St. Louis’s first [...]

JUN. 6-9

David Sanborn Jazz Quintet

David Sanborn has released 24 albums, won six Grammy Awards, and has had eight Gold albums and one Platinum. Having inspired countless other musicians, Dave has worked in many genres which typically blend instrumental pop, R&B and traditional jazz. He released [...]

JUNE 15-17

Father’s Day with The Bosman Twins

The Bosman Twins continue to mesmerize, dazzle and exhilarate audiences and this June their three-night Father’s Day weekend run is sure to bring the dazzle.  Masters of several woodwind instruments, the Emmy Award-winning duo are true ambassadors of music. Whether [...]

JUNE 22

Celebrate Coltrane: The Adam Maness Trio w/ Special Guest Freddie Washington

What happens when the Adam Maness Trio teams up with St. Louis legend, Freddie Washington, to celebrate the music of John Coltrane? You get an evening that is sure to expand the harmonic bandwidth of music itself.  Don't miss this [...]

JUNE 23

442s

Combining two members of the world-class St. Louis Symphony and two of the city’s finest jazz musicians, The 442s are a genre-defying acoustic quartet named for the modern standard tuning of 442 Hz. Brought together by the innovative and inspired [...]

JULY 6-7

Erika Johnson Sings The Rolling Stones

Vocalist Erika Johnson returns to the Bistro stage, and this time she's put together a show unlike any other. After digging deep into the crates, Johnson put together a collection of Rolling Stones songs that will leave audiences hearing both [...]

JULY 13-14

Lamar Harris presents Headnotic

Lamar Harris’s intensely creative sound soothes the ears with melodic, abstract melodies that leave audiences craving for more. The music forces the listener’s mind and soul inside the sounds, releasing their energy into a place of solitude and relaxation.  Headnotic [...]

JULY 20-21

Emily Wallace with The Funky Butt Horns

"The best musicians are the true storytellers. The people who need to sing in order to feel whole and treat lyrics like breaths of fresh air to the lungs of a dying soul. They climb on any stage and just [...]

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Jazz St. Louis is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to lead our community
in advancing the uniquely American art of jazz through live performance, education and outreach

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