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For the Love of Jazz presents
The Edna Benna Concerts
Jazz At The Sands 2016
featuring
Doug Coomler's Blue Note Quintet - Classic 50s/60s post bop

Sunday, August 21, 2016
6PM - 8PM
FREE; All are Welcome!
Sands Regency Pool
345 N. Arlington Ave
Reno, NV

Sit poolside and listen to Doug Coomler's Blue Note Quintet play classic small combo post bop tunes from the 50s and 60s.

This year, Jazz at the Sands honors Edna Benna (1930 - 2016), a most gracious patron of art, music, and educational programs in our fair city.

This performance is Free!

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The Reno Jazz Orchestra presents
Music of the Masters
featuring
Jamie Davis and Clairdee

Two Shows | Two Locations
Friday, September 2, 2016
at Robert Z. Hawkins Amphitheater at Bartley Ranch, Reno, NV
Saturday, September 3, 2016
Sand Harbor State Park, Lake Tahoe, NV
Both shows begin at 7:30 PM

Performing the best of Cole Porter to Stevie Wonder, the Reno Jazz Orchestra's 17-piece jazz band will present "Music of the Masters" - a night of blues, swing, and soul with award winning vocalists Jamie Davis and Clairdee on Friday, September 2nd, at the Robert Z. Hawkins Amphitheater at Bartley Ranch in Reno, Nevada. This family-friendly two hour concert starts at 7:30 pm.

Premium Reserved Seats: $35; Lawn seating: $25.

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Take Tahoe Performance

Performing the best of the great American songbook from Cole Porter to Stevie Wonder, the 17-piece Reno Jazz Orchestra will share the stage with distinguished vocalists Jamie Davis and Clairdee. Davis holds a position amongst the pantheon of great male vocalists with a compelling deep-baritone voice and passion for his craft. With her lustrous voice, soulful delivery and scene-stealing charisma, Clairdee has honed a repertoire with arrangements that are equally smart and entertaining. Don't miss this swinging night of Big Band music spiced with soul and blues.

Single Tickets: $25-$75 / Tables: $150-$300 (Tables seat 2 or 4.)

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Ongoing Gigs

 

Rocky Tatarelli, Craig Fletcher, Terri Campillo
 

Music for Everyone
All Kinds of Music for Listening and Dancing
Every Friday and Saturday
7:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Glen Eagles Restaurant & Lounge
3700 North Carson Street
Carson City, NV

Phone: (775) 884-4414
 

Rocky Tatarelli on tenor sax, with the highly charismatic duo of Craig Fletcher and Terri Campillo, featuring music for everyone: pop, jazz, blues, country, Latin, romantic ballads, rock, Motown, and some of Rocky's and Craig's original compositions.

The food and drink are excellent, and the atmosphere is warm and friendly. Come and dance to your favorites, or just enjoy listening.

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Mile High Jazz Band Performs
Second Tuesday Big-Band Jazz Night

Every Second Tuesday
7:30 pm (Open Late)
$5 General Admission

Comma Coffee
312 S. Carson Street
Carson City, NV

 

(775) 883-2662 (Call to make sure!)

The Mile High Jazz Band, an 18-member "big band" composed of 17 instrumentalists and a vocalist, began performing in 1997. The group features music in the Count Basie-Duke Ellington-Woody Herman tradition, as well as more contemporary styles, selected from a repertoire of over 200 tunes. They play ballads, high-powered jazz tunes, and dance music arranged by Nestico, Niehaus, Taylor, and other great arrangers.

Most Mile High Jazz Band Comma Coffee gigs are on the second Tuesday of each month from 7:30 to 9:00 or 9:30 p.m.


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Support Your Local Jazz Musicians!

Membership in For the Love of Jazz is open to all. We especially encourage community members of the Reno-Sparks-Tahoe areas to join.

Membership provides opportunities for those who have an interest in and an appreciation of jazz to meet other jazz lovers and participate in musical events and activities. Your yearly dues are used to promote concerts by local and national artists and assist in other activities of the organization.

For the Love of Jazz sponsors and co-sponsors musical events for its members and the community. Members receive discounted ticket prices for such events and a free annual membership concert. One of the most popular has been "Jazz at the Sands" each Sunday during July. The event is free. There are also free local jazz jams on selected Sunday evenings, September through May.

For the Love of Jazz provides a bi-monthly email newsletter announcing jazz concerts and events. Our Web site is located at www.renojazz.org and contains information about upcoming events, artist descriptions, venue descriptions, and much more.

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Shipped

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Dance Of The Jacaranda Tree

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Vida Arte Amor
Red Oak Duo

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Jean-Luc Ponty

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The Rolling Stones Project

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Storm Nilson
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