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Memphis to MoTown with John Korba
Sep
21
6:15 PM18:15

Memphis to MoTown with John Korba

John Korba, pianist, vocalist, composer, leads a phenomena trio paying tribute to some of the most exciting and influential music of the 20th century. Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles and on and on! Joined by Dan Boone on bass and Nathan Webb on drums we bring you another Not - To - Be - Missed Friday night! No music charge, $40 food and drink minimum for seatings at 6:15 and 8:45. Reservations required

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Nat Adderley Jr. Trio
Sep
22
6:15 PM18:15

Nat Adderley Jr. Trio

Pianist, Music Director, and Arranger for 8 time Grammy winner Luther Vandross. Nat Adderley Jr. is a tremendous entertainer & pianist with music in his blood. He began playing and writing music incredibly early. His first song, I'm On My Way,  was recorded when he was just 11 by his legendary father, Nat Sr. and uncle, Cannonball Adderley. This weekend, Nat Jr. brings his own outstanding arrangements of many pop, jazz, and R&B tunes to our bandstand. Always a sold out performance so make reservations now! Seatings at 6:15 and 8:45 with a $40 food & drink minimum. 

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Miles Hudgins Trio
Sep
23
6:00 PM18:00

Miles Hudgins Trio

Miles Hudgins began his musical journey at the age of only 4 years old after taking an
interest in piano following his mother’s lead. Since the days of playing “repeat after me”
for hours on end with his mother, he has become a multi-faceted instrumentalist and
music producer, with a primary focus on the piano and woodwind family in live
performance. He has taken his talents as both a performer and producer to various
different places including original dance recital soundtrack composition for the
University of South Carolina, honing and showcasing knowledge in electronic music
production at 'Grammy Camp' in Los Angeles, California, playing in a big-band setting
with the Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra, appearing on-air in the PBS Celebration of Music
Talent Show, as well as performing more traditional pieces in Carnegie Hall, New York.
In addition, Miles has played shows at the small combo and solo levels, such as his
'Cultural Festival' sets in Golden, Colorado, and with the Miles Hudgins Trio at the club
‘Shanghai Jazz.’ In addition, he has a self-released album titled “Split Decision” as well
as two singles “Astray” and “Conscious” that are available on a plethora of platforms
such as iTunes and Spotify.

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John Korba with Hal Slapin and John Vourtsis
Sep
25
6:30 PM18:30

John Korba with Hal Slapin and John Vourtsis

John Korba, pianist and vocalist with Hal Slapin on bass and John Vourtsis on drums. I always say, Tuesdays are my favorite night of the week with these three as our regular Tuesday trio! John Korba has performed on the Broadway production of Rent and toured with Hall & Oates. You will enjoy tremendous renditions the Beatles, James Taylor, Hall & Oates, Van Morrison and plenty of others

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Warren Vache Trio
Sep
26
7:00 PM19:00

Warren Vache Trio

"In Vaché, jazz has found a creator whose prodigious, hard-earned skills enable him to craft swinging performances of beauty, emotion and surprise."  Warren is a tremendous trumpet and cornet player and, with his acerbic wit between songs he keeps the entertainment rolling.  No music charge, $25 food and drink minimum, performance begins at 7:00. Reservations strongly recommended.

 

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Oscar Perez Trio
Sep
27
7:00 PM19:00

Oscar Perez Trio

Oscar Perez is an exhilarating pianist from NYC with Cuban roots and a life long passion for music. From straight ahead jazz to Cuban or New Orleans swinging tunes, he brings a ton of fun and excitement to every performance. “His training has been as diverse as his musical tastes . . . and his talent has put him on stage or in a studio with jazz legends Bunky Green, George Russell, Curtis Fuller and George Garzonetrombonist Wycliffe Gordon, bassist Christian McBride, trumpeter Eddie Allen, saxophonist Mike Lee, trombonist Steve Turre, guitarist Dave Stryker, vocalists Melissa Walker and Charenee Wade along with saxophonist Adrian Cunninham with whom he has a recording entitled “Professor Cunningham and his Old School”. No music charge, $25 food & drink minimum with the performance starting at 7:00. Reservations required.

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Karl Latham & Friends
Sep
28
7:00 PM19:00

Karl Latham & Friends

Karl Latham, one of the most exciting drummers in music today, is joined by Calvin X Jones on bass, Steve Myerson on piano and Jim Slatzman on saxophone. Karl’s ability to take a tune, whether a standard, a Stevie Wonder, or a Beatles song, and arrange it to be a totally new experience is something unique and why we love live performances! Seatings at 6:15 and 8:45. No music charge, $40 food & drink minimum, reservations required.

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Eric Mintel Quartet
Sep
29
6:15 PM18:15

Eric Mintel Quartet

The great Dave Brubeck once said, "As long as the music attracts dedicated, young musicians like Eric Mintel, jazz will continue to thrive and progress as a voice of freedom." Eric has played at The White House, The Kennedy Center, and the United Nations.  These 4 great musicians never disappoint an audience and our dining room swings and rocks all night.  Along with bassist, Jack Hegyi, drummer, Dave Mohn, and Saxophonist Nelson Hill the Eric Mintel Quartet will assure you that jazz is as exciting and fun as ever! No music charge, $40 food & drink minimum for seatings at 6:15 and 8:45. Reservations required.

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Jerry Vezza Piano Trio
Oct
2
6:30 PM18:30

Jerry Vezza Piano Trio

Tuesday, 10/2 Madison's own Piano Man, Jerry Vezza takes our Baldwin baby grand piano along with John Vourtsis on drums and Hal Slapin on bass. Tuesdays at Shanghai Jazz are always fun and with Jerry here, we offer a twist! Two sets of music beginning at 6:30, no music charge, $25 food & drink minimum.

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Olli Soikkeli String Trio
Oct
3
7:00 PM19:00

Olli Soikkeli String Trio

Olli Soikkeli is one of the finest and most impressive young guitarists in jazz today. He proudly carries on the traditions of Gypsy Jazz and Django Reinhardt.

Olli and Cesar Garabini have wow our audiences multiple times in the last several months. This evening Eduardo Bello joins them on bass and the strings will erupt from our bandstand!

No music charge, $25 food & drink minimum, first set begins at 7:00.

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Oct
5
7:00 PM19:00

Stevie Wonder Tribute with Ty Stephens

Friday, 10/5 Ty Stephens, Greg Buford, Alva Nelson and Gene Torres bring a phenomenal night honoring the musical genius of Stevie Wonder! The band executes the music perfectly and Ty Stephens’ vocals are engaging, soulful, and too much fun! No music charge, $40 food & drink minimum with seatings at 6:15 and 8:35.

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Champian Fulton CD Release Party!!
Oct
6
7:00 PM19:00

Champian Fulton CD Release Party!!

Champian Fulton, Hot House Magazine’s Female Vocalist of the Year, 2017 returns to our bandstand after a very busy summer to celebrate the release of her brand new CD! . Her travels included a full European tour and a performance with the great Bria Skonberg’s new project “The Sisterhood of Swing.” So much talent, a joy to be around, and a fabulous entertainer are some of the reasons we love when Champian comes to Madison! No music charge, $40 food and drink minimum for seatings at 6:15 and 8:45. Reservations required

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Brynn Stanley Quartet
Oct
12
7:00 PM19:00

Brynn Stanley Quartet

Brynn Stanley is a local girl who, after a few years polishing her performances in Los Angeles, she is back home, astounding audiences up and down the East Coast with her silky vocals, creative take on everything from the American Songbook to the Beatles, her grace and elegance. She is joined by Dan Crisci on piano, Jay Dittamo on drums and Dave Richards on bass. No music Charge, $40 food and drink minimum per person for seatings at 6:15 and 8:35. Reservations required.

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Steve Myerson Piano Trio
Sep
20
7:00 PM19:00

Steve Myerson Piano Trio

Steve Myerson, keyboardist for legendary soul group The Stylistics, is performing jazz arrangements of memorable hits of the soul era, some original music, and standard sure to please the ears and warm the heart. No music charge, $25 food and drink minimum with music starting at 7:00. Reservations required.

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Matt King Piano Trio
Sep
19
7:00 PM19:00

Matt King Piano Trio

Matt King is one of the most exciting pianists in jazz today. He has toured and/or recorded with eRufus Reid, Benny Golson, Billy Hart, Dave Stryker, Vic Juris, Joe Morello, and Charles McPherson, Nilson Matta,Claudio Roditi, Leny Andrade, and Claudia Villela and he has toured extensively with jazz-rock group Blood Sweat & Tears. His performance at Shanghai Jazz in July to celebrate his newest cd, Monk in Brazil left our audience on its feet, cheering and begging him not to leave the piano.

No music charge, $25 food & drink minimum. Performance begins at 7:00, reservations strongly recommended.

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John Korba with Hal Slapin and John Vourtsis
Sep
18
6:30 PM18:30

John Korba with Hal Slapin and John Vourtsis

John Korba, pianist and vocalist with Hal Slapin on bass and John Vourtsis on drums. I always say, Tuesdays are my favorite night of the week with these three as our regular Tuesday trio! John Korba has performed on the Broadway production of Rent and toured with Hall & Oates. You will enjoy tremendous renditions the Beatles, James Taylor, Hall & Oates, Van Morrison and plenty of others

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Sarah Partridge Duet
Sep
16
6:00 PM18:00

Sarah Partridge Duet

Vocalist SARAH PARTRIDGE, who's wowed audiences everywhere from the legendary Algonquin Oak Room to the Bitter End rock club, with a repertoire that spans the Great American Songbook to Janie Ian! She will be joined on our bandstand by one of our favorite pianists, Tomoko Ohno! No music charge, but reservations required.

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Nicki Denner
Sep
15
7:00 PM19:00

Nicki Denner

Nicki Denner and Pablo Bencid bring their Latin flair along with Jennifer Vincent on bass! This is always very fun evening as Nicki's graceful & scintillating piano and vocals pair with the excitement of one of the most in demand drummers in jazz today! Seatings at 6:15 and 8:35. Reservations required, no music charge, $40 food and drink minimum per person

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Bob Devos Quartet!
Sep
14
7:00 PM19:00

Bob Devos Quartet!

The celebrated virtuoso guitarist-composer Bob DeVos again brings into Shanghai Jazz a quartet of equally brilliant musicians: Behn Gillece on vibraphone, Steve LaSpina on bass and Jason Tiemann on drums. Extraordinary improvisers all, together they create a glorious blend of sound that is exhilarating, exciting, hip and sublime. World Class Musicians Not To Be Missed. With long blues drenched lines and a horn-like sound, Bob DeVos in his long career has performed on stages worldwide with a who’s who of jazz greats in and out of the organ jazz genre including Richard “Groove” Holmes-Sonny Stitt, Jimmy McGriff-Hank Crawford and Charles Earland. Behn Gillece won the 2018 Downbeat Critics Poll for Rising Star. Standards, jazz standards and a sample of Bob’s celebrated originals.

 

“A Living Jazz Legend,” David Orthmann, Allaboutjazz

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Jay Leonhart with Tomoko Ohno
Sep
13
7:00 PM19:00

Jay Leonhart with Tomoko Ohno

Jay Leonhart is a legendary bassist as well as a composer and vocalist. In addition to being a long time member of our Shanghai Jazz Family, he has accompanied the likes of  Judy Garland, Duke Ellington, Thad Jones, Buddy Rich, Jim Hall, Peggy Lee, Mel Torme, Marian McPartland, Kenny Barron, Sting,m James Taylor, Papa Joe Jones, Roy Eldridge, Jim Hall, Louie Bellson, Dick Hyman, Luciano Pavoratti, just to name a few!

Tomoko Ohno, another esteemed member of our family here in Madison, is a truly special paianist. She is originally from Tokyo, Japan and has been gracing pianos with her graceful talents since a teenager. She is a proud member of Sherrie Maricle's Diva Jazz Orchestra and has played at Lincoln Center, Weill Recital, Carnegie Hall, The Blue Note, Birdland , and has performed and/or recorded with Slide Hampton, Claudio Roditi, James Spaulding,
Rufus Reid, The John Lee Quartet, The Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band and Sherry Maricle and the Diva Jazz Orchestra

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Abelita Mateus Trio
Sep
12
7:00 PM19:00

Abelita Mateus Trio

Abelita Mateus, a magnificent pianist, composer and vocalist with a masters in Jazz Performance from William Paterson University. She is originally from Sao Paolo, Brazil, where she developed a deep love for Brazilian music and, eventually jazz. Her talents have placed her in bands with music legends like Claudio Roditi, John Lee, Vinicius Dorin, Raul de Souza and she is pianist for the Dizzy Gillespie Afro-Cuban Experience. 

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John Korba with Hal Slapin and John Vourtsis
Sep
11
6:30 PM18:30

John Korba with Hal Slapin and John Vourtsis

John Korba, pianist and vocalist with Hal Slapin on bass and John Vourtsis on drums. I always say, Tuesdays are my favorite night of the week with these three as our regular Tuesday trio! John Korba has performed on the Broadway production of Rent and toured with Hall & Oates. You will enjoy tremendous renditions the Beatles, James Taylor, Hall & Oates, Van Morrison and plenty of others

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Leoneika Schuble
Sep
9
6:00 PM18:00

Leoneika Schuble

Jazz piano prodigy Leonieke Scheuble first gained attention after winning the International Women in Jazz “Youth in Action Award” at age 11. The same year, she was the subject of an hour-long interview “The Future of Jazz” over America’s premier jazz station, WBGO, and was recorded by Rudy Van Gelder in her debut recording featuring the great Miles Davis’ drummer, Jimmy Cobb.

Since then, Leonieke has recorded as a sideman, released another CD as a leader that features Mark Whitfield and Steve Davis, won Hot House Fans Decision Award for “Best Up and Coming Young Artist” and has become a TEDx speaker.

Now at 16, Leonieke is a regular to Shanghai Jazz. For this performance, she will  present her trio performing her latest arrangements and compositions. Reservations are strongly suggested as past performances have sold out.

No cover charge. $25 food and drink minimum, performance begins at 6:00.

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Nilson Matta's Brazilian Voyage Trio
Sep
8
7:00 PM19:00

Nilson Matta's Brazilian Voyage Trio

Brazilian bassist and composer Nilson Matta has been enamored Antonio Carlos Jobim and Luiz Bonfa and the musical genre they introduced the world to in 1959. With this inspiration he has honed his craft and become a master in his own right and gained tremendous recognition playing with Trio de Paz and, as built an equally notable career as a solo artist and band leader.  Along with Dario Eskenazi on piano and Marcello Pellitteri on drums, Nilson will guide us through an exploration of the myriad tempos, rhythms and swinging sounds of Brazil! No music charge, $40 food and drink minimum for seatings at 6:15 and 8:45. Reservations required. 

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Grover Kemble and Jerry Vezza!
Sep
7
7:00 PM19:00

Grover Kemble and Jerry Vezza!

You will be hard pressed to find a more entertaining pair in live jazz! Grover Kemble on guitar and vocals with Jerry Vezza on piano are two great friends playing world class music. They have been playing together for over 20 years and the fun they have on a bandstand is definitely infectious. As a leader, Grover draws the audience into every lyric, engaging everyone in the crowd. On piano, Jerry "just swigs. He is a very lyrical player. You always have these beautiful melodies in his solos.  There’s a real delicacy to his playing.  It’s not just arpeggios and flashy technique.”  Accompanying them will be Rick Crane on bass and Tom Sayek on drums. NO music charge $40 food and drink minimum for seatings at 6:15 and 8:45. Reservations required.

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Dan Levinson with Pianist Kris Tokarski
Sep
6
7:00 PM19:00

Dan Levinson with Pianist Kris Tokarski

A true virtuoso with a clarinet, Dan Levinson plays with both Vince Giordano and Leon Redbone regularly. He is a master of the jazz styles of the early 1900's. Kris Tokarski is a native of East Rutherford, NJ and a masterful pianist in his own with a masters degree from the University of New Orleans. Along with drummer Kevin Dorn, this promises to be a brilliant and exuberant night of live swinging jazz! No music charge, $25 food and drink minimum per person. Musicians hit at 7:00. Reservations required

 

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Sep
5
7:00 PM19:00

Alex Laurenzi

Saxaphonist Alex Laurenzi! Mountain Lakes native is a true prodigy who credits his greatest influences as Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie and Tadd Dameron! Alex has played with Christian McBride, Joe Lovano, Wycliffe Gordon, David Sanborn, Vincent Gardner, Sheila E., Jose James, John Pizzarelli, Al Jarreau, Tim Ries, and Wynton Marsalis.  He first played at Shanghai Jazz when he was 15 and we will always consider him family. No music charge, $25 food & drink minimum

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John Korba with Hal Slapin and John Vourtsis
Sep
4
6:30 PM18:30

John Korba with Hal Slapin and John Vourtsis

John Korba, pianist and vocalist with Hal Slapin on bass and John Vourtsis on drums. I always say, Tuesdays are my favorite night of the week with these three as our regular Tuesday trio! John Korba has performed on the Broadway production of Rent and toured with Hall & Oates. You will enjoy tremendous renditions the Beatles, James Taylor, Hall & Oates, Van Morrison and plenty of others

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Winard Harper Quartet
Sep
1
7:00 PM19:00

Winard Harper Quartet

Winard Harper is a true virtuoso on the drums. Having had a deep rooted passion for percussion, Winard began playing at the young age of 5 and has since been one of the most in demand drummers in jazz, not to mention one of the genres greatest advocates! His passion and talent for jazz drumming has led him to play with greats like, Dexter Gordon, Johnny Griffin, and Ray Bryant to name but a few. He founded the Harper Brothers Sextet and their second album, Remembrance, went all the way to #1 on Billboard's Jazz Chart in 1991.  Accompanying Winard will be piano legend Norman Simmons, Vince Dupont on bass, and Anthony Ware on saxophone. No music charge, $40 food and drink minimum per person for seatings at 6:15 and 8:45. Reservations required

 

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Aug
31
7:00 PM19:00

John Zweig Guitar Trio

John Zweig is a spectacular jazz guitarist and NJ native. Along with the magnificent Tomoko Ohno on piano and Rick Crane on bass, the dining room here will be swinging through the night! This is an understated trio that will always draw an audience into the musical story they are telling. No music charge, $40 food and drink minimum and seatings at 6:15 and 8:45. Reservations strongly recommended. 

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Jan Findlay and Friends
Aug
30
7:00 PM19:00

Jan Findlay and Friends

Jan Findlay is a tremendous vocalist who has traveled the world with her love of music and was the original vocalist for the Howard Williams Jazz Orchestra and has sung with Jerry Vezza, John Carlini, Keith Ingham, Brian Chapman, Bob DeVos, to name a few and lead her own cabaret show, "Jazz Swing'n Blues." Her band are all good friends of Shanghai Jazz' and beyond accomplished musicians in their own right. Including, Bob Himmelberger on piano, Rick Crane on bass and John Zweig on guitar. No music charge, $25 food and drink minimum. The band goes on at 7:00, reservations are strongly recommended.

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Harry Allen
Aug
29
7:00 PM19:00

Harry Allen

"Harry Allen's playing is nothing less than perfect." (John Pizzarelli) Harry is arguably the preeminent tenor saxophonist in jazz today. As Martin Richards of The Jazz Journal says, he is "Rich and Satisfying when he's balladeering, mind blowing when he's cooking." 

No music charge, $25 food and drink minimum with the first set beginning at 7:00. Reservations strongly recommended.

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John Korba, Hal Slapin, John Vourtsis
Aug
28
6:30 PM18:30

John Korba, Hal Slapin, John Vourtsis

John Korba, pianist and vocalist with Hal Slapin on bass and John Vourtsis on drums. I always say, Tuesdays are my favorite night of the week with these three as our regular Tuesday trio! John Korba has performed on the Broadway production of Rent and toured with Hall & Oates. You will enjoy tremendous renditions the Beatles, James Taylor, Hall & Oates, Van Morrison and plenty of others

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Karl Latham and Friends
Aug
25
7:00 PM19:00

Karl Latham and Friends

Karl Latham is one of the best, most in-demand, exciting drummers in music today. He has traveled the globe performing, recording with and producing with Grammy Award winning artists, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame members and multitude of internationally acclaimed musicians.  Karl is known for his exceptional ability to dig into a variety of musical styles, playing funk, rock, Latin, modern jazz, straight-ahead jazz, and avant-garde, and is included in the Drummerworld Top 500 Drummers list and was nominated for the BMW 2016 Welt Jazz Award.  His innovative style and remarkable creativity promise a raucous, fun time. Joining Karl will be guitarist Paul Livant, who has played with Paul Simon, Chris Botti, Hall and Oates and Til Bronner, Ofer Assaf on saxophone and Clavin Jones on bass!  No music charge, $40 food and drink minimum, seatings at 6:15 and 8:45. Reservations strongly recommended.

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Brynn Stanley Quartet
Aug
24
7:00 PM19:00

Brynn Stanley Quartet

Brynn Stanley is a local girl who, after a few years polishing her performances in Los Angeles, she is back home, astounding audiences up and down the East Coast with her silky vocals, creative take on everything from the American Songbook to the Beatles, her grace and elegance. She is joined by Jerry Vezza on piano, Pete McDonald on drums and Rick Crane on bass. No music Charge, $40 food and drink minimum per person for seatings at 6:15 and 8:45. Reservations required.

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Aug
23
7:00 PM19:00

Thaddeus Expose and Oscar Perez

New Orleans Native, and man with the coolest name in jazz, Thaddeus Expose and Oscar Perez, raised in Queens on his father's Cuban folk music, come together on our bandstand once again to bring swinging NOLA and the rhythms of latin music together for a great evening! Oscar has played with too many jazz greats to list, but, they include Dave Stryker, Wycliffe Gordon, Adrian Cunningham, Steve Turre, and on and on. Thaddeus, likewise, has performed with Stanley Turrentine, The Marsalis', Jennifer Holiday, Billy Pierce, Billy Higgins, Betty Carter, Barry Harris, and Winard Harper, just to name a few. No music charge, $25 food and drink minimum. Performance begins at 7:00, reservations strongly recommended.

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Alberto Pibiri CD Release Party!
Aug
22
7:00 PM19:00

Alberto Pibiri CD Release Party!

Alberto is a tremendously talented pianist who plays with amazing enthusiasm. His new CD, Jazz Legacy,  brings his brilliant playing to the legendary music of Oscar Peterson. Olli Soikkeli, one of the finest young guitarists in music today joins Alberto along with bassist Eduardo Bello for a fantastic evening of music! Legendary jazz guitarist & composer Dave Stryker says of first meeting Alberto, My wife and I were knocked out by his enthusiasm and positive energy. He just makes you happy to be around him". No music charge, $25 food and drink minimum. Performance begins at 7:00, reservations strongly recommended.

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Jerry Vezza Piano Trio
Aug
21
6:39 PM18:39

Jerry Vezza Piano Trio

Madison's own Piano Man, Jerry Vezza is performing along with drummer John Vourtsis and bassist Hal Slapin. Jerry is a fantastic pianist, band leader and composer and this group will never disappoint. The room will swing with the tempo and rhythms of the night! No music charge, $25 food and drink minimum. Performance begins at 7:00, reservations strongly recommended.

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Bernard Purdie
Aug
18
7:00 PM19:00

Bernard Purdie

Bernard Purdie is the most recorded drummer in history, having performed on hit records with everyone from Aretha Franklin to The Jackson 5, Steely Dan, Hall & Oates, Cat Stevens, James Brown, and The Rolling Stones, to name just a fraction of the superstars who needed "the funkiest soul beat in the business" on their records! No music charge, $40 food and drink minimum per person for seatings at 6:15 and 8:45. Reservations required.

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Axel Tosca
Aug
17
7:00 PM19:00

Axel Tosca

Axel Tosca is an electrifying and exciting young pianist from Cuba. The product of a highly musical family, he started playing guitar at 4 and piano at 7 and has refined his craft become a tremendous performer. His music is a "hypnotic blend of Jazz, Timba, Funk, Afro Caribbean rhythms and melodies!"  No music charge, $40 food and drink minimum for seatings at 6:15 and 8:45. Reservations required.

 

 

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Hila Kulik Piano Trio
Aug
16
7:00 PM19:00

Hila Kulik Piano Trio

Hila Kulik caught our ears and attention months ago when she performed with Blues Hall of Fame Member, Saron Crenshaw, and for a pianist to stand out in such a band is a statement in itself! Hila is currently an advisor and coordinator at the Aaron Copeland School of Music. She has performed with many of today's best jazz musicians including trumpeters Bria Skonberg and Wayne Tucker and has played at jazz festivals around the world, from Russia to Israel, to the North West Jazz Festival, the Cannonball Adderley Tribute in 2017, the Charlie Parker Tribute in 2016 and many others. Moreover, her two previous performances as band leader here have filled our dining room with tremendous music and left audiences astounded. Hila is another young musician you will be proud to say, "I saw her at Shanghai Jazz when..." No music charge, $25 food and drink minimum. Performance begins at 7:00, reservations strongly recommended.

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Nicki Parrott
Aug
15
7:00 PM19:00

Nicki Parrott

Nicki Parrott is one of our favorites! This Australian native is beautiful and inspiring bassist and vocalist. She will make the whole room swing. Nicki has won awards for her playing and writing and has performed with many of music's greatest minds including guitar legend and inventor, Les Paul as well as multi-genre musical legends Paul McCartney, Slash, Steve Miller to fellow Aussie, Tommy Emmanuel, Michel Legrand, Joe Wilder, Randy Brecker, Clark Terry, Jose Feliciano, Bucky Pizzarelli, John Pizzarelli, Dick Hyman, and Patti Labelle, to name a few. Accompanying her will be Konrad Paszkudski, a magnificent pianist who has played with John Pizzarelli and of whom Wynton Marsalis says, "he has a pearly touch, a sense of history, a sense of drama, a love of the blues, and an elegance which is borne of high minded dedication."  And on drums, Dag Markus will be keeping the beat swinging. 

No Music charge, $25 food and drink minimum, music starts at 7:00. Reservations required

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