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 →

Student Jazz Combos: The 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. The Student Jazz Combo Competition (SJCC) is a free program created by Healdsburg Jazz to empower Sonoma County musicians in grades 9-12 toRead 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 here Pianist David Berkman brings his outstanding quartet to Paul Mahder Gallery on Friday, 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 →

Dine Out to Support Music in the Schools One of the year’s best mixes of wine, food and music is happening all over the area on Thursday, Feb. 23 when the 7th annual Jazz on the Menu takes place. It’s a perfect opportunity for locals and visitors to explore these nine restaurants and discover a new favorite, while supporting theRead More →

A benefit of your Membership What: Free party for supporters of Healdsburg Jazz Where: E&M Atrium, 126 Mill St. When: Sunday Nov. 20, 3 – 6 p.m. Our Members-Only Party is scheduled for Sunday afternoon, Nov. 20, from 3 to 6 p.m. – and it’s free for all members of Healdsburg Jazz, one of the benefits of your support ofRead More →

  Helen Sung Quartet at Paul Mahder Gallery featuring John Ellis, Boris Kozlov and Terreon Gully When: Friday, Nov. 4 Time: 7:30 p.m., one show only Where: Paul Mahder Gallery, 222 Healdsburg Ave. Tickets: $32, available at the Gallery or online here. For the first time since her thrilling inauguration of Healdsburg Jazz’s “Parlor Jazz” series just a year ago,Read More →

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