See Photos from Spring Jazz at The Shops at La Cantera at March 21st!
Tuesday Night Jazz at the Big Bib
The Big Bib Too Event Center presents Tuesday Night Jazz. On May 3, it's live jazz by Ernie & the Cats Don't Sleep. Enjoy the best barbecue in town from the Big Bib BBQ and you can register to win free prizes. $5 cover charge, $3 with food purchase. The Big Bib Too is on the corner of Austin Highway & Lanark.
Smooth Jazz at the Big Bib
The Big Bib Too Event Center has become a great destination to listen to Smooth Jazz! Here's a list of upcoming shows:
May 7 Peter White
June 18 Eric Darius
For ticket information, please visit www.thebigbib.com.
Sunday Jam Session at the Bib
The Big Bib Too Event Center presents a Sunday afternoon Jam Session. Visit www.thebigbib.com to find out details.
Thursday Night Jazz at 8811
8811 Patio Bar presents Thursday Night Jazz. On May 5, it's live jazz by Joe Posada. Show time is 7:00pm. Enjoy great cocktails and appetizers and register to win free prizes! 8811 Patio Bar is at 8811 Fredericksburg Road, one block from USAA.
Smooth Jazz at One World
One World Theatre in Austin presents some of the biggest names in music. Friday, May 6 brings a very unique performance from ukelele player Jake Shimabukuro. Jake has performed on performed on the Dave Koz Smooth Jazz Cruises, and has collaborated with the likes of Bette Midler, Jimmy Buffett and Michael McDonald among others.
Then, on Saturday, May 7, violinist Jean-Luc Ponty teams up with Jon Anderson, longtime vocalist from the band Yes. Both Jake Shimabukuro and the Anderson/Ponty band will play two shows at 7:00pm & 9:30pm. Tickets available at www.oneworldtheatre.org or by calling (512) 32-WORLD (96753).
Smooth Jazz at Ft Sam
It's another fantastic night of Smooth Jazz as Cindy Bradley and Michael Lington come to the Ft. Sam Houston Theatre on Friday, May 13 for an 8:00pm concert. Tickets are on sale at www.outhousetickets.com.
Barbados Jazz Excursion
Make plans to attend the 3rd Annual Elan Trotman Barbados Jazz Excursion from October 7th through 10th. A weekend of island excursions, golf and concerts by Brian Simpson, Jeffrey Osborne, Althea Rene, Peter White and Elan Trotman. For information, go to www.barbadosjazzexcursion.com.
Austin Area Jazz Festival
The Austin Area Jazz Festival is set for Sunday, May 29 at the AISD Performaing Arts Center. This year's lineup features Lalah Hathaway and Will Downing. For tickets, visit www.austinareajazzfestival.com