Marcus Shelby Quartet featuring Darrell Grant, Tiffany Austin & Carlton Jackson

Black Music and Freedom Marcus Shelby Quartet featuringTiffany Austin (vocals)Darrell Grant (piano)Carlton Jackson (drums)Marcus Shelby (bass)The Marcus Shelby Quartet will present a special musical program titled Black Music and Freedom featuring original and re-arranged compositions that celebrate how music has been used as a tool for freedom movements throughout US history beginning with the institution…

Indaba Is

This is a LIVE-STREAM show. There will be no in-person attendance. Ticket Purchase will get you a live-stream link. 2021 Biamp PDX Jazz Festival in partnership with Joburg City Theatres & Ndlela Music Presents Indaba Is Weekender – Live from The Lesedi at Joburg Theatre, Johannesburg INDABA IS newly composed improvised music and jazz created…

Noah Simpson “The American Refrain: Jazz and Modern Music”

The American Refrain: Jazz and Modern Music commissioned by PDX Jazz and arranged by Noah Simpson, is the newest education program at PDX Jazz. This inaugural debut performance showcases the rich musical talents of Portland. A celebration of jazz, this hour-long show with narration walks the audience through the tenets of the genre; building community,…

Indaba Is

This is a LIVE-STREAM show. There will be no in-person attendance. Ticket Purchase will get you a live-stream link. 2021 Biamp PDX Jazz Festival in partnership with Joburg City Theatres & Ndlela Music Presents Indaba Is Weekender (Day 2) – Live from The Lesedi at Joburg Theatre, JohannesburgINDABA IS newly composed improvised music and jazz…

Indaba Is

This is a LIVE-STREAM show. There will be no in-person attendance. Ticket Purchase will get you a live-stream link. 2021 Biamp PDX Jazz Festival in partnership with Joburg City Theatres & Ndlela Music Presents Indaba Is Weekender – Live from The Lesedi at Joburg Theatre, Johannesburg INDABA IS newly composed improvised music and jazz created…

Ted Poor feat. Cuong Vu

Ted Poor is a Seattle-based drummer whose adventurous, soulful playing has vaulted him to the stages of some of todays most vital artists. A graduate of the Eastman School of Music, Ted has toured and recorded with such renowned artists as Paul Simon, Bill Frisell, Pat Metheny, Blake Mills, Madison Cunningham and Gabriel Kahane. He…

Wayne Horvitz’ The Royal We

Wayne Horvitz-Piano and KeyboardsSkerik Tenor SaxAlex Guy ViolinGeoff Harper BassIvn Galvez- PercussionAndy Roth-DrumsThe Royal We began informally playing the late-night set at the Royal Room in Seattle every Wednesday night. The music is highly improvised, working from motifs and compositions by Wayne Horvitz, with an emphasis on grooves influenced by African pop music, 60s modal…

Noah Simpson “The American Refrain: Jazz and Modern Music”

The American Refrain: Jazz and Modern Music commissioned by PDX Jazz and arranged by Noah Simpson, is the newest education program at PDX Jazz. This inaugural debut performance showcases the rich musical talents of Portland. A celebration of jazz, this hour-long show with narration walks the audience through the tenets of the genre; building community,…

Marcus Shelby Quartet featuring Darrell Grant, Tiffany Austin & Carlton Jackson

Black Music and Freedom Marcus Shelby Quartet featuringTiffany Austin (vocals)Darrell Grant (piano)Carlton Jackson (drums)Marcus Shelby (bass)The Marcus Shelby Quartet will present a special musical program titled Black Music and Freedom featuring original and re-arranged compositions that celebrate how music has been used as a tool for freedom movements throughout US history beginning with the institution…

PDX Jazz All-Star Pandemic Big Band

The PDX All Star Pandemic Big Band includes players from the best PDX Big Bands over the year. Theyll be performing classic arrangements as well as representative charts from the many Portland Big Bands over the years such as the Carlton Jackson/Dave Mills Big Band, Art Abrams Big Band, Portland Jazz Orchestra, Lily Wilde Orchestra,…