Thu November 20, 2014

Dallas Starke

New York native, Dallas Starke will pleasantly surprise you with throwbacks to the best jazz eras in history. Her voice has a melancholy compared to Billie Holliday and depth, parallel to great blues singers of past generations. Piano favorite, Steve Willets, and upright bass player, Avent Lane, team up with drummer of choice, Duane Norman, to help her create unforgettable performances. The show will take place at Sambucca on Nov. 24 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.


Tue November 18, 2014

Alliance Francaise Fundraiser with Suzahn Fiering

The Alliance Francaise Fundraiser will be held at the Sugartree Clubhouse on Nov. 22 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy French wines, hors d’oeuvres, and the clever jazz of Suzahn Fiering while bidding on fabulous items in the silent auction.

Reserve your tickets online at afnashville.org or mail your check to P.O. Box 158646, Nashville, TN 37215. On sera ravi de vous voir !


Tue November 18, 2014

2014 Bill of Rights Celebration

ACLU-TN will be honoring Tom Negri with the Benjamin S. Pressnell Bill of Rights Award at Montgomery Bell Academy on Nov. 19 at 6:30 p.m.

A tireless champion of social justice, diversity and inclusion, Tom Negri’s leadership with campaigns for the fair treatment of immigrants and his commitment to equality and fairness for all have impacted and inspired countless Tennesseans.

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Thu November 13, 2014

Nashville Jazz Jam

Christ Lutheran Church will host a jazz jam on Nov. 15 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

There are no hidden agendas; Nothing to buy or sell, just MUSIC and kindness.

Bring your instrument, or voice, and any favorite charts you want to play or sing (primarily from the REAL books). 

No cover, but a tip jar is available for the “anchor” players (keys, bass, drums) to make it happen.

Refreshments will be served.


Wed November 12, 2014

International Quartet Pushes Boundaries of Jazz at Free Nov. 14 MTSU Concert

The Eastern Boundary Quartet, shown here in concert, will appear at MTSU Friday, Nov. 14, in a free public performance in Room 173 of the Wright Music Building. From left are pianist Michael Jefry Stevens, bassist Joe Fonda, saxophonist Mihaly Borbély and drummer Balazs Bágyi. (photo submitted)

MTSU’s School of Music will welcome a unique jazz group, the Eastern Boundary Quartet, to campus Friday, Nov. 14, at 7:30 p.m. for a free public concert. 

The performance is set in Room 173 of the Wright Music Building on the MTSU campus. A searchable campus map with parking notes is available at http://tinyurl.com/MTSUParking14-15.

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