Parlor Jazz Series #8 presented by Healdsburg Jazz and Paul Mahder Gallery Wednesday, June 21, 7 p.m. Paul Mahder Gallery 222 Healdsburg Ave., Healdsburg Tickets now available ($30) “Four decades on and still going strong, this venerable group, comprised of established musicians who share aesthetic outlooks and common histories, is something of a rarity by contemporary standards.”  – Troy CollinsRead More →

“I Called Him Morgan” In conjunction with the Alexander Valley Film Society Monday, May 22 Raven Film Center, 415 Center St. One screening: 7 p.m. Tickets $12 ($10 for AVFS or HJF members) On a snowy night in February 1972, celebrated jazz musician Lee Morgan was shot dead by his wife Helen during a gig at a club in NewRead More →

Operation Jazz Band in the Gallery Friday, April 28 Paul Mahder Gallery, 222 Healdsburg Ave. Time: 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $25 available now It’s the annual return of the Operation Jazz Band artists, Babatunde Lea and Friends, who have been helping local secondary school children in Healdsburg understand the underpinnings of jazz all week. Tonight they play for the public, anRead More →

Redwood Empire All-Stars and Student Jam Session When: Saturday, April 22 Time: Concert 7 p.m. Where: Glaser Center 547 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa Ticket: Concert tickets $10, under 18 free, available now on Brown Paper Tickets. Completing the day-long SJCC competition, the Redwood Empire All-Stars will perform for an audience of budding jazz musicians, their family and friends, and theRead More →

Inaugural Student Jazz Combo Competition When: Saturday, April 22 Time: Competition 10-4:30, winner announced at 5 p.m. Where: Glaser Center 547 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa Ticket: Concert tickets $10, available on Brown Paper Tickets, under 18 free. Healdsburg Jazz launches a friendly competition for Sonoma County High School Jazz Combos  − Come check them out and get inspired! While manyRead More →

Healdsburg Jazz Parlor Jazz Series #6 David Berkman Quartet with Dayna Stephens, Linda Oh and Rudy Royston Sunday, April 9, 7:30 Paul Mahder Gallery, 222 Healdsburg Ave. Tickets: $30, available now Pianist David Berkman brings his outstanding quartet to Paul Mahder Gallery on Sunday, April 9th as part of the ongoing, year-round Parlor Jazz Series that the Healdsburg Jazz organization presentsRead More →

2017 Healdsburg Jazz Festival Lineup From traditional to modern, jazz takes root in a big way at this year’s Healdsburg Jazz Festival. Nineteen years is quite a long time for an underdog festival to exist, but with determination and ambition, the Healdsburg Jazz Festival has become a beloved cultural fixture of the Sonoma County area. With artistic director Jessica FelixRead More →

Marcus Shelby Quartet featuring Terrie Odabi What: “Blues in America” When: Friday, March 3, 7 p.m. Where: Raven Performing Arts Theater, 115 North St., Healdsburg Tickets: $20 general / $10 students (K-12 up to 18) and seniors (65-plus), available on Brown Paper Tickets or by phone 24/7 at 1-800-838-3006Read More →

Dessert and Jazz to benefit Jazz Education What: “JOTM After-Party” When: Thursday, Feb. 23, 7:30 – 10:30 p.m. Where: Costeaux French Bakery, 417 Healdsburg Ave.; (707)433-1913. Tickets: $15 at the door, and available online now. The same night as our 7th annual Jazz on the Menu, everyone is encouraged to join the After-Party at Costeaux, where live music mixes withRead More →