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2015 EARSHOT Jazz Festival

October 9 through November 18

The Earshot Jazz Festival swings into its 27th edition on October 9 and includes more than 50 distinctive concerts and events in venues all around the city through November 18.

The festival brings jazz greats from around the world into creative collaboration with area audiences and artists. Earshot celebrates Seattle’s place in the world of jazz with mainstage concerts by our award-winning student ensembles and a strong representation by our renowned resident artists.

Friday, October 9, The Vera Project, 7pm
Old School / New School – All-School Jazz Jam
Tickets $10 general, $8 members & seniors, $5 students & veterans/military

Friday, October 9 & Saturday, October 10, Tula’s Restaurant & Jazz Club, 7:30pm
Thomas Marriott with McTuff
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military
Reservations at 206-443-4221 or reservations@tulas.com

Saturday, October 10, Cornish PONCHO Concert Hall, 8pm
Wayne Horvitz: Some Places Are Forever Afternoon
Tickets $28 general, $26 members & seniors, $14 students & veterans/military

Saturday, October 10, Seattle Art Museum, 8pm
Somi
Tickets $24 general, $22 members & seniors, $12 students & veterans/military

Sunday, October 11, White Center Fieldhouse, 6pm
Wayne Horvitz: Some Places Are Forever Afternoon
Free.

Sunday, October 11, Benaroya Hall, 8pm
Wayne Shorter Quartet
Tickets $25-65, available through Benaroya Hall

Tuesday, October 13, Edmonds-Woodway High School Little Theater, 7:30pm

Edmonds-Woodway High School Jazz Band w/ Kathy Kosins
Tickets $12

Tuesday, October 13, The Royal Room, 8pm
Ornette Coleman Tribute: Action Figure / Focus on Sanity
Tickets $16 general, $14 members & seniors, $8 students & veterans/military

Thursday, October 15, UW Meany Studio Theater, 7:30pm
Ted Poor Quartet | UW Scholarship Ensemble
Tickets $20, $10 students & seniors, through UW School of Music

Friday, October 16, Tula’s Restaurant & Jazz Club, 7:30pm
Kareem Kandi Trio
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military
Reservations at 206-443-4221 or reservations@tulas.com

Friday, October 16, Cornish PONCHO Concert Hall, 8pm
Edmar Castañeda | Jovino Santos Neto
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military

Saturday, October 17, Tula’s Restaurant & Jazz Club, 7:30pm
Mark Taylor & Dawn Clement Group
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military
Reservations at 206-443-4221 or reservations@tulas.com

Saturday, October 17, Town Hall Seattle, 8pm
Charles Lloyd, Wild Man Dance
Tickets $26 general, $24 members & seniors, $13 students & veterans/military

Sunday, October 18, Seattle Art Museum, 8pm
Myra Melford’s Snowy Egret
Tickets $22 general, $20 members & seniors, $11 students & veterans/military

Monday, October 19, Cornish PONCHO Concert Hall, 8pm
Kris Davis Trio
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military

Tuesday, October 20, The Royal Room, 7:30pm
The Big Band Music of George Stone
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military

Wednesday, October 21, Chapel Performance Space, 8pm
Gary Stroutsos: Tribute to Paul Horn
Tickets $24 general, $22 members & seniors, $12 students & veterans/military

Thursday, October 22, Nectar Lounge, 8pm
Pedrito Martinez Group | Picoso
Tickets $12 advance through Nectar Lounge, $16 day of show

Friday, October 23, The Royal Room, 8pm
Seales Brothers Band
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military

Friday, October 23, Chapel Performance Space, 8pm
Tomeka Reid, Nicole Mitchell & Mike Reed
Tickets $5-15 sliding scale

Friday, October 23 & Saturday, October 24, Tula’s Restaurant & Jazz Club, 7:30pm
Frank Catalano Quartet
Tickets $20 general, $18 members & seniors, $10 students & veterans/military
Reservations at 206-443-4221 or reservations@tulas.com

Saturday, October 24, Cornish PONCHO Concert Hall, 8pm
Julian Priester 80th Birthday Celebration
Tickets $16 general, $14 members & seniors, $8 students & veterans/military

Saturday, October 24, The Royal Room, 8pm
Being John McLaughlin: Tribute to the Mahavishnu Orchestra
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military

Sunday, October 25, Seattle Art Museum, 8pm
The Westerlies | Skerik
Tickets $22 general, $20 members & seniors, $11 students & veterans/military

Sunday, October 25, Tula’s Restaurant & Jazz Club, 7:30pm
Jessica Lurie Ensemble
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military
Reservations at 206-443-4221 or reservations@tulas.com

Monday, October 26, The Royal Room, 7:30pm
Monktail Creative Music Concern 15th Anniversary
Tickets $14 general, $12 members & seniors, $7 students & military

Tuesday, October 27, Chapel Performance Space, 8pm
Nate Wooley & Paul Lytton
Tickets $16 general, $14 members & seniors, $8 students & veterans/military

Wednesday, October 28, Teatro ZinZanni, 7:30pm
Chano Domínguez Trio
Tickets $11-27, with discounts available for members, seniors, students & veterans/military, available through Teatro ZinZanni

Wednesday, October 28, Chapel Performance Space, 8pm
Mimi Fox
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military

Thursday, October 29, Benaroya Hall
Sonic Evolution: Seattle Symphony Orchestra w/ Bill Frisell, Shaprece, & Derek Bermel w/ the Roosevelt High School Jazz Band
Tickets $25-45, avaiable through Benaroya Hall

Friday, October 30, Tula’s Restaurant & Jazz Club, 8pm
Jacob Zimmerman Sextet
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military
Reservations at 206-443-4221 or reservations@tulas.com

Friday, October 30, PONCHO Concert Hall, 8pm
Joel M. Ross Quartet
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military

Saturday, October 31, Tula’s Restaurant & Jazz Club, 8pm

Joel M. Ross Quartet
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military
Reservations at 206-443-4221 or reservations@tulas.com

Sunday, November 1, Seattle Art Museum, 8pm
Andy Clausen’s Shutter Project
Tickets $20 general, $18 members & seniors, $10 students & veterans/military

Monday, November 2, Chapel Performance Space, 8pm
Brad Linde's straightHORN | Brockman & Halberstadt: Strayhorn Favorites
Tickets $14 general, $12 members & seniors, $7 students & veterans/military

Tuesday, November 3, Triple Door, 7:30pm
Garfield High School Jazz Band
Tickets $16 general, $14 members & seniors, $8 students & veterans/military, available through Triple Door

Wednesday, November 4, Triple Door, 8pm
Seattle Women’s Jazz Orchestra w/ Mimi Fox
Tickets $20 general, $18 members & seniors, $10 students & veterans/military, available through Triple Door

Thursday, November 5, Panama Hotel, 6pm
Paul Kikuchi: Songs of Nihonmachi
Tickets $10 general, $8 members & seniors, $5 students & veterans/military

Thursday, November 5, Nectar Lounge, 8pm
Wil Blades & Friends w/ DJ Logic | Industrial Revelation
Tickets $10 advance through Nectar Lounge, $15 day of show

Thursday, November 5 & Friday, November 6, The Royal Room, 8pm
Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey & Skerik
Tickets (Thursday | Friday) $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military

Friday, November 6, Cornish PONCHO Concert Hall, 8pm
Art Lande Quartet
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military

Friday, November 6 & Saturday, November 7, Tula’s Restaurant & Jazz Club, 7:30pm
Ed Reed & Anton Schwartz Play Hartman & Coltrane
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military
Reservations at 206-443-4221 or reservations@tulas.com

Saturday, November 7, Chapel Performance Space, 8pm

Torsten Mueller & Phil Minton | Jeff Younger
Tickets $5-15 sliding scale

Saturday, November 7, Benaroya Hall, 7:30pm
Sunday, November 8, Kirkland Performance Center, 2pm
Monday, November 9, Edmonds Center for the Arts, 7:30pm
Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra:
Lush Life: Celebrating Billy Strayhorn’s 100th Birthday

Tickets $10-48, available through SRJO
Free discussion with Strayhorn biographer David Hajdu at Elliott Bay Book Company, Saturday, 2pm

Sunday, November 8, Cornish PONCHO Concert Hall, 8pm
Jay Clayton in and out
Tickets $16 general, $14 members & seniors, $8 students & veterans/military

Monday, November 9, Town Hall Seattle, 7:30pm
James McBride: The Good Lord Bird Band
Tickets $10-70, available through Seattle Arts & Lectures

Tuesday, November 10, Cornish PONCHO Concert Hall, 8pm
Anat Cohen Quartet
Tickets $30 general, $28 members & seniors, $15 students & veterans/military
Free masterclass, 1pm

Thursday, November 12, Seattle Art Museum (Forum), 5:30pm
Billy Strayhorn Project
Free.

Thursday, November 12, The Royal Room, 8pm
Wayne Horvitz @ 60
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military

Friday, November 13, Town Hall Seattle, 8pm
Brad Mehldau Trio
Tickets $26 general, $24 members & seniors, $13 students & veterans/military

Friday, November 13 & Saturday, November 14, Tula’s Restaurant & Jazz Club, 7:30pm
Larry Fuller Trio
Tickets $18 general, $16 members & seniors, $9 students & veterans/military
Reservations at 206-443-4221 or reservations@tulas.com

Saturday, November 14, Triple Door, 7:30pm
Scott Amendola Band with Nels Cline & Jenny Scheinman
Tickets $26 general, $24 members & seniors, $13 students & veterans/military, available through Triple Door

Sunday, November 15, Triple Door, 7:30pm
Chris Potter Trio
Tickets $26 general, $24 members & seniors, $13 students & veterans/military, available through Triple Door

Monday, November 16, Triple Door
Sara Gazarek & New West Guitar Group
Tickets $20 advance, $25 door, $30 front row, available through Triple Door

Tuesday, November 17 & Wednesday, November 18, Triple Door
Hugh Masekela
Tickets $30 advance, $35 door, $40 front row, available through Triple Door

Benaroya Hall - advance tickets: 206-215-4747 or seattlesymphony.org/BenaroyaHall
Meany Studio Theater - advance tickets: 206-543-4880
Nectar Lounge - advance tickets: nectarlounge.com
Northwest Film Forum - advance tickets: nwfilmforum.org
The Royal Room – advance tickets and reservations: 206-906-9920, theroyalroomseattle.com
Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra – advance tickets: srjo.org, 206-523-6159
Teatro ZinZanni - advance tickets: 206-802-0015, zinzanni.com/seattle
Triple Door – advance tickets: 206-838-4333 and thetripledoor.net.
Tula’s – reservations (but not advance tickets): 206-443-4221 and reservations@tulas.com
Other tickets on sale through Earshot Jazz at earshot.org or 206-547-6763

All events are all-ages except: Nectar (21+); after 9pm at The Triple Door; & after 10pm at Royal Room.

Schedule subject to change. Check www.earshot.org for updates, or call 206-547-6763.

 


Earshot Jazz is a Seattle-based nonprofit music, arts and service organization formed in 1984 to support jazz and increase awareness in the community.  Earshot Jazz publishes a monthly newsletter, presents creative music and educational programs, assists jazz artists, increases listenership, complements existing services and programs, and networks with the national and international jazz community.
 
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