ALL SHOW TIMES: 7:30 & 9:30PM + 11:30PM ON FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS
Jazz Standard is located at 116 E. 27th Street (between Lexington and Park) Train 6 to E. 28th Street
NEVER A MINIMUM Student Discounts (restrictions apply) Enjoy “NYC’s Best Barbecue” (Time Out New York) from BLUE SMOKE And an extensive wine, beer and cocktail list
For reservations call Jazz Standard at 212.576.2232 or visit ticketweb.com
Artists and schedules are subject to change.
1/7: NATE SMITH + KINFOLK Jaleel Shaw - alto saxophone Jeremy Most - guitar Kris Bowers - piano Fima Ephron - bass Amma Whatt – vocals Nate Smith – drums
1/8 – 1/12: KURT ROSENWINKEL NEW QUARTET Kurt Rosenwinkel – guitar Aaron Parks - piano Eric Revis - bass Kendrick Scott - drums
1/13: “MINGUS MONDAYS” – MINGUS BIG BAND
1/14: COMPULSION: THE MUSIC OF ANDREW HILL Jaleel Shaw - alto saxophone Greg Osby - alto saxophone Donnie McCaslin - tenor saxophone Jeremy Pelt - trumpet Marty Ehrlich - reeds Ben Alison - bass Matt Wilson - drums Billy Drummond - drums
1/15: DARRELL GRANT “THE TERRITORY” Darrell Grant – piano and compositions Steve Wilson – saxophones & flutes Joe Locke – vibraphone Clark Sommers – bass Brian Blade – drums With Special Guests: Marilyn Keller – voice Charles Pillow – bass clarinet Terell Stafford – trumpet Dorothy Lawson – cello
1/16 – 1/19: CYRUS CHESTNUT TRIO Cyrus Chestnut - piano Marika Galea - bass Neal Smith - drums
1/20: “MINGUS MONDAYS” – MINGUS BIG BAND
1/21: FREDDIE BRYANT: DREAMSCAPE: SOLO-DUO-TRIO featuring CHRIS POTTER AND SCOTT COLLEY **CD RELEASE CONCERT** Freddie Bryant - guitar Chris Potter - saxophone Scott Colley - bass
1/22 TIM RIES & THE EAST GIPSY BAND **CD RELEASE CONCERT** Tim Ries – tenor and soprano saxophones Gusztav Balogh - vocals Lajos Sarkozi – violin/guitar Vilmos Olah - cymbalum Jozsef Balazs - piano Elemer Balazs - drums George Orban - bass
1/23 – 1/26: WATTS FAMILY REUNION BAND (11:30pm set on Sat only) Lew Soloff - trumpet Alex Sipiagin - trumpet Kenyatta Beasley - trumpet Laura Kahle - trumpet, arrangements Scott Robinson – alto, soprano saxophones Jacam Manricks - alto, piccolo, flute, alto flute Ravi Coltrane – tenor saxophone Don Byron – Eb clarinet, tenor, bass clarinet Claire Daly - baritone, flute Ku-umba Frank Lacy - trombone Conrad Herwig - trombone Robin Eubanks – trombone (1/23 – 1/24 only) Clark Gayton - tuba David Budway - paino Paul Bollenback - guitar Chris Smith – bass Jeff Tain" Watts - drums, compositions
1/27: “MINGUS MONDAYS” – MINGUS ORCHESTRA
1/28 – 1/29: DONNY MCCASLIN GROUP Donny McCaslin - tenor saxophone Jason Linder - keyboards Tim Lefebvre - electric bass Mark Guiliana - drums
1/30 – 2/2: JOHN ABERCROMBIE QUARTET **CD RELEASE CONCERT** John Abercrombie - guitar Marc Copeland - piano Drew Gress - bass Joey Baron - drums
2/4 – 2/5: CHRIS BERGSON BAND **CD RELEASE CONCERT** Chris Bergson - guitar, vocals Ellis Hooks - vocals Jay Collins - tenor sax, backing vocals Kenny Rampton - trumpet Ian Hendrickson-Smith - baritone sax Craig Dreyer - organ, wurli Matt Clohesy - bass Aaron Comess - drums
2/6 – 2/9: DANILO PEREZ PANAMA 500 **CD RELEASE CONCERT** Danilo Perez – piano Alex Hardgreaves – violin Ben Street – bass Adam Cruz - drums Roman Diaz – percussion
2/10: “MINGUS MONDAYS” - MINGUS BIG BAND
2/11 – 2/12: HELEN SUNG GROUP **CD RELEASE CONCERT** Seamus Blake - sax Ingrid Jensen - trumpet Reuben Rogers - bass Obed Calvaire - drums Samuel Torres - percussion
2/14 – 2/16: “MINGUS MONDAYS” - MINGUS BIG BAND
2/18 – 2/23: RAVI COLTRANE (exact billing TBD)
This is Ravi’s signature week at Jazz Standard where he will present 3 new configurations for two nights each.
3/4 – 3/8: NEWPORT JAZZ FESTIVAL: NOW 60 Karrin Allyson – vocals Anat Cohen – clarinet Randy Brecker – trumpet Mark Whitfield – guitar Peter Martin – piano Ben Allison – bass Clarence Penn – drum
Newport Jazz Festival®: Now 60 celebrates both the great history of the Newport Jazz Festival® and it’s current role as one of the most active presenters of contemporary jazz artists in the world.
The title of the tour celebrates the longevity of the festival while recognizing the relevance it enjoys today. As the concert repertoire will span the ages, from Louis, Duke and Miles to Latin, Brazilian and more, the group’s musical director, chart-topping clarinetist and saxophonist Anat Cohen, is a perfect ambassador for the Newport Jazz Festival® tour. She’s a master of swing, be-bop and New Orleans music in addition to Brazilian, Latin & gypsy music. The touring ensemble also features renowned, multi-Grammy nominated vocalist Karrin Allyson, who sings fluently in three languages; 5-time Grammy-winning trumpeter Randy Brecker, versatile guitarist Mark Whitfield, masterful pianist Peter Martin, swingin’ drummer Clarence Penn and imaginative bassist Ben Allison. Collectively, these musicians have recorded hundreds of albums featuring vast styles of music and will bring this incredible wealth of experience to the stage for the first time.
3/11: NOAH PREMINGER QUARTET Noah Preminger – saxophone Fred Hersch – piano Matt Clohesy – bass Rudy Royston – drums
3/13 – 3/16: AMBROSE AKINMUSIRE **CD RELEASE CONCERT** Ambrose Akinmusire - trumpet Walter Smith - tenor sax Theo Bleckmann - vocals Charles Altura - guitar Sam Harris - piano Harish Raghavan -bass Justin Brown - drums
3/18: MICHAEL BLAKE’S WORLD TIME ZONE Michael Blake – saxophone Frank Kimbrough – piano Ben Allison – bass Ferenc Nemeth – drums
3/19 – 3/22: THE SFJAZZ COLLECTIVE: 10TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR Avishai Cohen – trumpet Miguel Zenon – alto saxophone David Sanchez – tenor saxophone Robin Eubanks - trombone Edward Simon - piano Warren Wolf - vibes Matt Penman - bass Obed Calvaire - drums
Featuring the most popular arrangements and the greatest original compositions from this remarkable ensemble.
This “best of” series includes material from each of the Collective’s tribute composers, including Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane, Herbie Hancock, Thelonious Monk, Wayne Shorter, McCoy Tyner, Horace Silver, Stevie Wonder and Chick Corea.
3/25 – 3/26: ROBERT HURST QUINTET Marcus Strickland – tenor David Virelles – piano Jeff “Tain” Watts – drums PePe Espinosa – percussion
4/10 – 4/13: BENNY GREEN TRIO Benny Green – piano David Wong – bass Kenny Washington – drums
4/17 – 4/20: DR. LONNIE SMITH TRIO/OCTET
4/17 – 4/18: DR. LONNIE SMITH TRIO plus special guest LIONEL LOUEKE Jonathan Kreisberg – guitar Jonathan Blake – drums Special guest: Lionel Loueke – guitar 4/19 – 4/20: DR. LONNIE SMITH “IN THE BEGINNING” OCTET 4/22 – 4/27: THE BAD PLUS
5/1 – 5/4: CLAYTON BROTHERS QUINTET Terell Stafford – trumpet Jeff Clayton – saxophone Gerald Clayton – piano John Clayton – bass Obed Calvaire – drums