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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Tue November 11, 2014

Snap on 2&4 with Jeff Hall

On Friday, November 14 at 8 p.m. Snap on 2&4 performance features vocalist Jeff Hall. 

A favorite of Nashville jazz audiences, Jeff is an amazing performer and arranger now located in the Baltimore area. He's been working some on new tunes, and we're excited to have him back in town for a special Snap on 2&4 appearance. 

Jeff has two CD's as a leader, "Let's Face The Music" (2003) and "Get Out of Town" (2008), as well as the debut CD of his Nashville-based jazz vocal ensemble 3rd Coast Vocals. 

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Tue November 11, 2014

A Night at the Cotton Club

Smoky, sultry and swingin’! Enjoy a night uptown as Jeff Tyzik and the Nashville Symphony take a trip back to the heyday of New York’s Cotton Club with this salute to the “Hi De Ho” swing of Cab Calloway and the elegant “Satin Doll” sheen of Duke Ellington.

The show will take place at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center on Nov. 13 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. For complete ticket information, call (615) 687-6400.


Tue November 11, 2014

Straight No Chaser

Straight No Chaser ,a professional a cappella group, is having a show at the Ryman on Nov. 12 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 pm.

SNC originated in 1996 at Indiana University. They became well known in 2006 after a 1998 video of "The 12 Days of Christmas," gained widespread popularity and subsequently led to a five-album record deal with Atlantic Records in 2008. Their video now has been viewed over 17 million times.

Visit www.Ryman.com for more information on tickets.