Red Oak Duo
Friday, September 23, 2016
Steinway Piano Gallery
500 E. Moana Lane, Reno, NV
General Admission: $10; $5 Students
Call 775-829-0600 for more information.
September 23rd marks the triumphant return of...Red Oak Duo with new music! Join us this Friday, (9/23/2016) for a night of original guitar and piano duets featuring Reno's most esteemed philatelist, Adam Benjamin, and his longtime collaborator and jazzy itinerant, Storm Nilson.
University Jazz Ensemble #1
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Nightingale Concert Hall
University of Nevada, Reno
General Admission: $5; Students FREE with ID
UNR's premier large jazz ensemble plays big band music of the past, present, and future!
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.
Mile High Jazz Band Performs
Second Tuesday Big-Band Jazz Night
Every Second Tuesday
7:30 pm (Open Late)
$5 General Admission
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.
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.