Archive for December, 2016

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See you August 12, 2017 for the inaugural Phil Denny’s Armory Smooth Jazz Fête featuring Phil Denny, Ashling Cole, Peter White, Michael Manson , Marcus Anderson and Farnell Newton.

Armory Smooth Jazz Fête proudly presented by Michigan Plumbing will bring together a celebrated list of local, regional, national and internationally acclaimed cross-genre jazz musicians. Styles supported will range from smooth, contemporary, modern, pop and R&B. Armory Smooth Jazz Fete is produced by Lansing-based international recording artist and saxophonist Phil Denny.

Armory Smooth Jazz Fête will be held at the historic Armory located at 330 Marshall Street in Lansing, MI. Armory Smooth Jazz Fête aims to celebrate the properties rich heritage of community related events and activities which has not been done at this level in several years. From 1924 to 2005, the Marshall Street Armory was home to the 119th Field Artillery of the Michigan National Guard. In addition, throughout its nearly 90 years of service to the Lansing community, the Armory has hosted a variety of events, including the training sessions of the National Guard, dances, weddings, circuses, boxing matches, WWII rallies, and St. Patrick’s Day parties. Five years after lapsing into disuse, the Gillespie Group purchased the building in 2010. The fully restored Armory is now home to the Gillespie Group’s corporate headquarters as well as a host of non-profit organizations including the Capital Area United Way which we’re excited to have on board as a supportive and receiving partner.

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Will-Call/Box Office opens: Saturday 12:00pm
Gates open Saturday: 12:00pm

Fete commences: 1:00pm
Live music concludes: 9:00pm

Post-Fete Social: 9:00pm – 10:00pm

ARMORY (east lawn), 330 Marshall Street, Lansing, MI 48912

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An Evening of Soul, Jazz and Funk featuring Phillip Martin

Sunday, January 01, 2017 6:00 PM

Rams Head Center Stage, Maryland Live! Casino, 7002 Arundel Mills Cir #7777, Hanover, MD 21076, USA

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Blue Note Tokyo is a high-end jazz venue, the most expensive in Aoyama, Tokyo, Japan. It is located about 400 metres east of the Aoyama Gakuin University. It is described as Tokyo’s best venue for live jazz.

2016 December 29, 30, 31, 2017 January 2, and 3

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Welcome to Season V of the Gallery Suite Jazz Series.

Since its inception in 2012, the Gallery Suite Jazz Series has been host to thirty nine consecutive sold out showcases featuring a celebrated list of regional, national and international artists. Now in its forth season, the series continues its tradition of offering some of the best entertainment in downtown Lansing performed by notable artists in various styles of the jazz idiom.

The Gallery Suite Jazz Series is hosted by International recording artist and saxophonist Phil Denny and takes place inside La Fille Gallery; downtown Lansing’s most unique and intimate artist-owned studio space. The hip, urban, raw venue artistically designed and decorated by Internationally celebrated and multi-discipline artist Tiffany Klein posesess wood ceilings, hardwood floors and exposed brick walls which creates the ideal backdrop for you and your guests to experience a night of lively entertainment with an emphasis on diversion though pure musical artistry. With a limited seating capacity, those present will feel as though the music is being performed just for them.

This month’s featured artist is Matt Marshak

Friday, January 20, 2017 08:00 pm

La Fille Gallery, 336 E Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI 48933

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The Palm Springs Women’s Jazz Festival presents Jazz at Sundown, featuring vocalist Maysa and Jessy J.

Saturday, January 28, 2017 – 5:00 pm

Hard Rock Hotel, 150 S Indian Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, California 92262

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New Year’s Eve Bow Tie Ball with Tim Cunningham

Saturday, December 31, 2016 – 9:00 pm

Troy’s Jazz Gallery, 4519 Olive St, Saint Louis, Missouri 63108

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Alexander Zonjic’s New Year’s Eve Jam 2017 features Jeff Lorber and Serieux, a Motown Temptations Revue

Saturday, December 31, 2016 – 10:00 pm

Trenton Village Theater, 2447 W Jefferson Ave, Trenton, Michigan 48183