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From DFW Jazz Calendar

August 2, 2014

Via Kerry Adams

Here’s Chuck Mandernach’s semi-monthly list of jazz happenings in DFW. A whole lot of good stuff for everyone to attend during the next week or two.

Especially you all should note that the Fabulous Chickenhawks will be at Poor David’s Pub on August 9th. Holy Krap….!!! I ain’t missing that one!!!

Cheers!!!
Kerry

Note: Live Denton Jazz is certainly inclusive of Jazz artists and fans in this schedule.

Saturday, Aug. 2:

Lynne Cadena – Kitchen Cafe, 17370 Preston Rd #415, Dallas – – 7:30-10:30 pm – No Cover

Terry Hankins – guitar and Jason Bucklin – guitar – Chocolate Secrets, 3926 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas – 7:30 to 11:00 – no cover

Lynne Cadena

Lynne Cadena

“Jazz at Amato’s Trattoria” – Mark Noethen piano, Jay Gewertz drums, Frank Locrasto bass – 216 E Virginia St, McKinney, TX 75069
(214) 491-6949 – 7:30-11:30.
NoethenButJazz.com

Heather Paterson & Staight Ahead Quitet, Heather – vocals, and Walter Pearson – saxes and Leader. Stoney’s Wine Lounge – Skillman at Oram – 8:00 pm – 10:15 pm – no cover

Sunday, Aug. 3:

  • The Cafe Jazz EnsembleChris DeRose – guitar, Mark Wilson – Bass, Brian Hartig – drums, Jaspers in Plano, 7161 Bishop Road – (469) 229-9111 – FreeMan signage11:30 to 2:30 -no cover
  • Alex Rivera with Spenser Liszt, Mike Garvey, Mark Deffebach, and Chris HolmesThe Freeman Cajun Cafe–2626 Commerce St, Dallas, 3:00 -6:00pm No Cover
  • The Mike Finkel GroupMike Finkel – (Pno/Tpt), Bach Norwood – (Bass/Vocals) and special guest Eugene Cantera – (Alto Sax) – Times Ten Cellars (Dallas) – 4:00 to 7:00 PM – no cover
  • Rebel Alliance Jazz EnsembleBuzzbrews in Deep Ellum. 2801 Commerce St. 6:30-9:00. No Cover

  • Dallas Jazz Orchestra – Directed by Galen Jeter. LAST CONCERT OF THE SUMMER – See you in September. Village Country Club – 7:00 to 10:00 – $10 Cover

Monday, Aug. 4:

  • George Anderson DuoDel Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House (Spring Valley near Dallas North Tollway) – 6:30-10:30 p.m. – no cover
  • Swampadelic – with Greg Waits – trombone, The Free Man, 2626 Commerce St, Dallas – 7:00 to 10:00 – no cover
  • Les Elgart Orchestra – Directed by Russ Dorsey – 7:00 to 8:00 PM.
    This is a FREE concert sponsored by the city of Euless, and held at the Euless Library. 121 south to the 157 split. Take 157 south to Sheppard – Library is LesElgart showon the left. (157 is also called Industrial Blvd.) It is actually just East of the 157 and 183 intersection, NE Corner. Les and Larry Elgart Orchestra was a name legacy band that worked from the late 40s until Les’ death here in Dallas in 1995. They were a fox trot dance band and were more popular in the 50s’ and 60s than Miller and Welk. More info at http://www.leselgart.com

Wednesday, Aug. 6:

Jeffry Eckels presents – JAZZ AT THE WHITE HOUSE, A VOCAL JAZZ SHOWCASE – The Whitehouse Espresso Bar and Beer Garden (corner of Whitehouse_SignScripture and Bryan in Denton) – 8:00 to 10:30 – no cover – great food, drinks, atmosphere, and acoustics for listening to live music

Thursday, Aug. 7:

  • Daybreak Express, featuring the music of Billy StrayhoenDallas Museum Of Art (‘JAZZ IN THE ATRIUM) – with Shelly Carrol, Tony Baker, Jack Evans, Jonathan Fisher, Alan Green, featuring – Dave Zoller.
    Dave Zoller at Denton Arts & Jazz Fest

    Dave Zoller at Denton Arts & Jazz Fest

    6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

  • George Anderson DuoDel Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House (Spring Valley near Dallas North Tollway) – 6:30-10:30 p.m. – no cover
  • Richland College jazz ensemblesFannin Performance Hall at Richland College (Abrams Rd. and Walnut St.) – four ensembles perform 7:00 – free
  • Jennier MartinKitchen Cafe, 17370 Preston Rd #415, Dallas – 7:30 to 10:30 – no cover

Friday, Aug. 8:

  • The Cafe Jazz EnsembleTerry Hankins – guitar, Mark Wilson – bass, and Brian Hartig – drums – The Bistro at Nordstrom, 8687 N Central Expy, (214) 231-3810, 6:00 to -9:00 p. m. – no cover
  • Mike Drake Trio with Stefan Karlsson – keyboard, and Young Heo – bass, Stoney’s Wine Lounge, 6038 Oram Street – 8:00 to 10:15 – no cover –

    Drummer Mike Drake

    Drummer Mike Drake

  • Roland Elbert & Laurie Latham – Kitchen Cafe, 17370 Preston Rd #415, Dallas, 7:30 to 10:30 – no cover

Saturday, Aug. 9:

  • Linda Petty The Kitchen Café “After Dark”–17370 Preston Rd #415, Dallas, (972) 818-3400, 7:30-10:30 pm – No Cover
  • Terry Hankins – guitar and Jason Bucklin – guitar – Chocolate Secrets, 3926 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas – 7:30 to 11:00 – no cover
  • Jennifer Martin – vocals, with Mike Garrvey – keyboard, Young Heo – bass, and Jay Gewetz – drums, Stoney’s Wine Lounge – Skillman at Oram – 8:00 pm – 10:15pm – no cover
  • The Forever Fabulous Chickenhawks, Poor David’s Pub, 1313 S Lamar St, Dallas – with local players Steve Howard, John Osborne, John Wasson, Richard Kinney, Jack Calmes, and New Orlans and New York players and singers – Luther Kent, John Tropea, and Bobby Harden. For Tickets and info go to www.poordavidspub.com doors open at 7:30

Sunday, Aug. 10:

  • The Cafe Jazz EnsembleChris DeRose – guitar, Mark Wilson – Bass, Brian Hartig – drums – Jaspers in Plano, 7161 Bishop Road – (469) 229-9111 – 11:30 to 2:30 -no cover
  • Them Bones Tony Baker, Mike Burgess, Chris Seiter, Greg Waits, Eric Swanson, A.G. Robeson – trombones, Steve Sonday – piano, Todd Parsnow – guitar, Carl Hillman – bass, and Dale Cook – drums, The Freeman Cajun Cafe, 2626 Commerce St, Dallas, 2:00 -5:00 pm YES 2:00 to 5:00 No Cover
  • The Frisco Jazz Band, McFaddens -4050 Beltline road in Addison. We perform classic Big Band swing tunes from the “Great American Song
    The Frisco Jazz Band

    The Frisco Jazz Band

    Book”. These enduring standards include songs from Broadway, the movies, and Tin Pan Alley – 6:00 to 8 PM

  • Rebel Alliance Jazz EnsembleBuzzbrews in Deep Ellum. 2801 Commerce St. 6:30-9:00. – – No Cover
  • Dallas Jazz Orchestra – off for August

Monday, Aug. 11:

  • George Anderson DuoDel Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House (Spring Valley near Dallas North Tollway) – 6:30-10:30 p.m. – no cover
  • Swampadelic with Greg Waits – trombone, The Free Man – 7:00 to 10:00 – no cover

Wednesday, Aug. 13:

  • Jeffry Eckels presents – JAZZ AT THE WHITE HOUSE, A VOCAL JAZZ SHOWCASE – The Whitehouse Espresso Bar and Beer Garden (corner of Scripture and Bryan in Denton ) – 8:00 to 10:30 – no cover – great food, drinks, atmosphere, and acoustics for listening to live music

Thursday, Aug. 14:

  • George Anderson DuoDel Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House (Spring Valley near Dallas North Tollway) – 6:30-10:30 p.m. – no cover
  • Art Meets Art – Dr. Mike Bogle Performing – 7-9PM – Benefiting No Limits Art Theater’s 2nd Annual “We Love Our Teacher’s Supply Drive” – NLAT Marshall Arts Meeting Room, 106 E Freeman St, Duncanville, TX, 75116 – $5.00 cover or donation of school supplies – cocktails & hors d’ouevers will be served.
  • Scott Bucklin Trio CD RELEASE PARTY-Kitchen Cafe Dallas – 7:30 to 10:30 – no cover
  • “Special Edition Unplugged” at Sambuca Uptown – A special acoustic/electric/eclectic 5-pce version of the band – 2120 McKinney Ave., Dallas, TX 75201 (214-744-0820) – More info on the band at www.thespecialeditionband.com 7:30 – 11:30 pm – no cover

    The Special Edition Band

    The Special Edition Band

Friday, Aug. 15:

  • The Cafe Jazz Ensemble: Terry Hankins – guitar, Mark Wilson – bass, and Brian Hartig – drums, The Bistro at Nordstrom, 8687 N Central Expy, (214) 231-3810, 6:00 to -9:00 p. m. – no cover
  • Diana Savage – vocals, Stone Savage – bass, Dale Cook – drums, Jason Bucklin – guitar and Chris McQuire – saxophone & trumpet, Stoney’s Wine Lounge, 6038 Oram Street – 8:00 to 10:15 – no cover
  • Mike BogleKitchen Cafe Dallas – 7:30 to 10:30 – no cover
  • Melani Skybell with Nic Tsolainos – bass, Chocolate Secrets, 3926 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, 7:30 – 11 – no cover
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