August 2014 Jazz Calendar 

(Last Update 08/03/2014)

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Sunday, August 3
Augustana Church lawn: “Summer in the City Jazz Service and Picnic” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 5-7:30 pm
Bethany Vineyards, Ridgefield, WA: Patrick Lamb Band, 6 pm
Bijou Café: Graham Covington Trio (Dennis Caiazza, Ron Steen), $5, 7-10 pm
Central Hotel, St. John’s: “Jazz Brunch” - Dennis Hitchcox guitar duo, featuring Andrew Clapp on bass, 11 am-2 pm
Cinetopia, Progress Ridge Beaverton: Mark Simon, 4:30-8:30 pm
Cinetopia, Progress Ridge, Beaverton: JB Butler (theaters)
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Ron Steen Jam” – Bill Beach, piano, Kevin Deitz, bass; no cover, 8:30-11:30 pm
EaT, An Oyster Bar: “New Orleans Brunch” - Box of Chocolates (Reggie Houston, sax & vocals, Tim Acott, upright bass), 11 am-3 pm
Ponzi Winery: Picante, 6-8 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Joe Millward, all ages, no cover, 4-8 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Monday, August 4
Camellia Lounge: “Vocal Jam” – Joe Millward, (all ages until 9:30 pm), $5, 7 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, no cover, 8 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, upright bass), no cover, 9-11 pm
Tuesday, August 5
Camellia Lounge: Steve Christofferson, Tom Wakeling, David Evans, Todd Strait, $6, 7 pm
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard, piano, guest Mitzi Zilka, 7:30-10:30 pm
Hillsboro Marketplace: Nick Gefroh’s Pa’lante Salsa and Latin Jazz, 5:30-8:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Jarrod Lawson Trio, 8pm
Kenton Park: Norman Sylvester Band, 6:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Bill Harris Trio
Roaring Rapids Pizza: Context (Don Elkington, Whitney Moulton & Jim Olsen) no cover, free
Tapalaya: Reggie Houston & Louis Pain, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, August 6
Dawson Park: Pa’lante Salsa and Latin Jazz in the Park, 6:30-8:30 pm
Jacqua Concert Hall, The Shedd, Eugene: “Blues in the Night” - Clairdee & Michael Stone, vocals, 1:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Tony Pacini Trio, 7:30-9 pm; “Rewind and Unwind 80’s Pop Hits in a Jazz World” – Christopher Brown Quartet, $5, 9:30-11 pm
Justa Pasta: Anson Wright Duo, 7-9 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Mike Horsfall & Haley Horsfall
Revival Drum Shop: “Outset Series” – Corey Fuller & Ian Christensen Trio, all ages, sliding scale $5-$15, 8 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: “Ron Steen’s Vocal Showcase” – Jan Koenig, Joe Millward, piano; $7, all ages, 7:30-10:30 pm
Thursday, August 7
Camellia Lounge: Anandi Gefroh Trio (Mike Horsfall/Dave Captein), $8, 8 pm
Christo’s Lounge, Salem: Joe Manis Trio (George Colligan, piano/organ, Todd Strait, drums), $8, 7-9 pm
Halibuts: New Iberians, 8 pm
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio with Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Jacqua Concert Hall, The Shedd, Eugene” – Pete Kelly’s Blues, Clairdee, vocals, 7 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Louis Pain Band, $5, 8 pm
Loco Loco’s Tacos: “Jon Huteson PSU Loco Loco’s Jazz Jam,” 7-9 pm
Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8:30 pm
Shute Park, Hillsboro: Picante, 6:30-8:30 pm
Tapalaya: Milneburg Jazz Band, 6-9 pm
Friday, August 8
Benson Hotel: Heather Keizur, Steve Christofferson, 8-11 pm
Billy Blues, Vancouver: Norman Sylvester Band, 9 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Zenda Torrey with Erik Hailstone
Camellia Lounge: Brad Linde/Erika Dohl Duo, $10, 8 pm
Christo’s Lounge, Salem: “Third Annual Mel Brown Jazz Jam” - Mel Brown, drums, Renato Caranto, sax, John Nastos, sax, Derek Sims, trumpet, Stan Bock, trombone, Tim Gilson, bass, Chris Brown, drums, Gordon, Lee piano; $15 advance
Jimmy Mak’s: Eldar Trio (Dave Captein, bass, Todd Strait, drums), 8 pm
Langdon Farms Golf Club: “Jazz at the Grill” – Tom Grant, piano, Craig Snazelle, bass, Kurt Deutscher, drums, Rebecca Hardiman, vocals, 6-9 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6:30-10:30 pm
Tualatin Commons: “Summer Concert Series” - Margie Gibson, George Mitchell, Dan Presley, Mark Griffith, Lee Wuthenow, Bryant Allard, 6:30-9:30 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: The H Quartet (Haley Horsfall, Mike Horsfall, Kevin Deitz, Mark Griffith), $8, 7:30-11:30 pm
Saturday, August 9
Allison Inn, Newberg: Barbara Lusch Trio (Pete Peterson, Mark Simon), 6:30-10:30 pm
Bijou Café: Rebecca Hardiman, with Ray Hardiman, piano, Kurt Deutscher, drums, 7-9 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Regina Chante, sax and vocals
Camellia Lounge: True North (Kathy James, piano, Eric Austin, saxophone, Brad McMillan, trombone, Steve Morgan, bass, Steve Turmell, drums, Dan Murphy, vocals), $8, 8 pm
Concordia University: “Concordia Blues Festival” - Norman Sylvester Band, 4 pm
Duff’s Garage: Soul Vaccination, 8 pm
Heathman Hotel: Shirley Nanette (Vincent Frates, piano, Bill Athens, bass), 8 pm-midnight
Jimmy Mak’s: Mike Phillips, 8 pm
Millennium Park Plaza, Lake Oswego “Lake Oswego Farmer’s Market” - Dick Saunders Band (Margie Gibson, Phil Goldberg, Ron Steen), 10:30 am-2 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Ghosts Like Us (with Matthew Gailey)
Ouchida Farm, Damascus: “PDX Farm Fiesta” – Trio Subtonic, Rhythm Traders Drum Jam, more, for info pdxfarmfiesta.com
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini, piano, Ed Bennett, bass), 7:30-11 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6:30-10:30 pm
Spare Room: Norman Sylvester Band, 9pm
Waterfront Park: “Bite of Oregon” – New Iberians, 2:30 pm
Sunday, August 10
3 Doors Down Café: Dennis Hitchcox, 6-9 pm
Augustana Church: “Jazz Service” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, Heather Keizur, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 6-7:30 pm
Canby Parks: “Canby Parks Concert” - Black Swan Classic Jazz Band with Marilyn Keller, 6 pm
Central Hotel, St. John’s: “Jazz Brunch” - Dennis Hitchcox guitar duo, featuring Andrew Clapp on bass, 11 am-2 pm
Cinetopia, Progress Ridge Beaverton: Mark Simon, 4:30-8:30 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Ron Steen Jam” – Phil Goldberg, piano, Phil Baker, bass; no cover, 8:30-11:30 pm
EaT, An Oyster Bar: “New Orleans Brunch” - Box of Chocolates (Reggie Houston, sax & vocals, Tim Acott, upright bass), 11am-3 pm
Happy Valley: “Live Jazz House Party” - Warren Rand, alto sax, Phil Goldberg keyboards, David Jay White, bass, Duncan Branom, drums, & special guest musicians; $20 cover includes refreshments, $15 if you bring food, call 503-956-0029
Jessie Mays Park, Hillsboro: “Garlic Festival” - Norman Sylvester Band, 1:30 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Joe Millward, all ages, no cover, 4-8 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Waterfront Park: “Bite of Portland” - Norman Sylvester Band, 5:45 pm
Monday, August 11
Camellia Lounge: “Vocal Jam” – Joe Millward, (all ages until 9:30 pm), $5, 7 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, no cover, 8 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, upright bass), no cover, 9-11 pm
Washington Park: Ural Thomas & the Pain, Shirley Nanette, 5-7pm
Tuesday, August 12
Camas Meadows: “Concerts for a Cause - the Snowman Foundation” – Tom Grant Band (Jeff Frankel/Dave Captein) with Shelly Rudolph, 6:30 pm
Camellia Lounge: “Special Tuesday Night Show” - Nancy King with Randy Porter, Tom Wakeling, David Evans, $6, 7 pm
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard, piano, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, $6, 8 pm, minors until 9:30 pm; “Partners In Jazz” – John Dover Quintet (Thomas Barber, bass, Clay Giberson, keys, Mike Doolin, guitar, Charles Neal, drums); or $6 both shows, 6-7:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Heater Keizur & Steve Christofferson
Tapalaya: Reggie Houston & Louis Pain, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, August 13
200 SW Market Plaza: Johnny Martin Quartet, 11:30 am-1:30pm
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Mike Winkle, Chuck Everett, Craig Snazelle, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Quartet, $5, 7:30-9 pm; “Rewind and Unwind 80’s Pop Hits in a Jazz World” – Christopher Brown Quartet, $5, 9:30-11 pm
Justa Pasta: Anson Wright Duo, 7-9 pm
Main St, Downtown Portland: “Music on Main St.” – Melao de Cuba, 5-7 pm
McCormick’s Fish House: Heather Keizur & Steve Christofferson, 6-9 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Bylines Duo (with Marianna Thielen)
Wilf’s at Union Station: “Ron Steen’s Vocal Showcase” – Wendy Goodman with Joe Millward, piano; $7, all ages, 7:30-10:30 pm
Thursday, August 14
Camellia Lounge: Sandy Dennison Trio (Joe Millward, Tim Paxton), $8, 8 pm
Clinton St. Theater: KBOO presents “Jazz on a Summer’s Day”- the essence of the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival, with performances by Louis Armstrong and Anita O’Day, 7 pm
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio with Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown B3 Organ Group, $5, 8 pm
Loco Loco’s Tacos: “Jon Huteson PSU Loco Loco’s Jazz Jam” 7-9 pm
McCormick’s Fish House: Heather Keizur, Randy Porter, 6-9 pm
Oregon Convention Center Plaza: “Plaza Palooza Concert Series” – Ken DeRouchie Band
Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8:30 pm
Tapalaya: Milneburg Jazz Band, 6-9 pm
Friday, August 15
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Margie Gibson, John Gilmore, Dan Presley, 7:30-10:30 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Shannon Roberts
Brasserie: Jonathan Smith, Marcus Reynolds, Jon Huteson, 8-11 pm
Camellia Lounge: Art Lillard Quartet, $10, 8 pm
Cinetopia, Mill Plain, Vancouver: Mark Simon, 6-10 pm
Edwards Center, Aloha: Tom Grant, Gino Vanelli
Fenders Moto Café: Marti Mendenhall (Dustin Hunley, keys, Dan Schulte, bass, Mark Griffith, drums; the Stellar Starlets: Bethany Small & Erin Ibarra); no cover, 7:30 pm
Heathman Hotel: Bobby Torres Ensemble
Jimmy Mak’s: Farnell Newton Funk & Soul with DJ O.G. One, 8pm
Langdon Farms Golf Club: “Jazz at the Grill” – Ray Hardiman, piano, Whitney Moulton, bass, Ron Steen, drums, Rebecca Hardiman, vocals, 6-9 pm
Living Room Theaters: Heather Keizur, Vincent Frates, 8 pm - midnight
Lovejoy Fountain: Thara Memory Superband with Marilyn Keller, 7 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6:30-10:30 pm
St. Helens, Or: “13 Nights on the River” – Michael Allen Harrison, 6 pm
Washington Park: Nancy King & Friends (Dan Gaynor, Scott Steed, Todd Strait, Cheryl Alex), 6 pm
Saturday, August 16
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Zenda Torrey with Mike Doolin
Camellia Lounge: Calli O’Doherty Group, $10, 8 pm
Cinetopia, Progress Ridge Beaverton: Mark Simon, 6-10 pm
Ilwaco, WA: “Ilwaco Blues and Seafood Festival” - Norman Sylvester Band, 6:15 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Bobby Torres Ensemble, 8 pm
Living Room Theaters: Cafe Jazz: (Larry Nobori, Mark Alexander, Larry Munson), 8 pm-midnight
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Catrina New
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini, piano, Ed Bennett, bass), 7:30-11 pm
Post 5 Theater: “Montavilla Jazz Festival” - PJCE Core Sextet featuring Darrell Grant, 2-3:10 pm - George Colligan’s Theoretical Planets, 3:30-4:15 pm - Kerry Politzer Group, 4:35-5:45pm - Trio Flux, 6:05-6:50 pm – Ryan Meagher, 8:40-9:25 pm – Rich Halley 4, 9:45-10:55 pm – “Jam Session” – hosted by AJAM (at East Glisan Plaza), tickets at the door, $10-$25 sliding scale, for more info montavillajazzfest.com
Sandy Or: “Sandy Public Market” - Jonathan Smith, Marcus Reynolds, Jon Huteson, 11 am-2 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6:30-10:30 pm
Trail’s End, Oregon City: Bill Rhoades & the Party Kings
Vie de Boheme: Soul Vaccination, 8:30 pm-12:30 am
Wilf’s at Union Station: Rebecca Hardiman, vocals, Ray Hardiman, piano, Christopher Woitach, acoustic guitar, Dave Captein, bass, Kurt Deutscher, drums, $8, 7-11:30 pm
Sunday, August 17
Augustana Church: “Jazz Service” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 6-7:30 pm
Central Hotel, St. John’s: “Jazz Brunch” - Dennis Hitchcox guitar duo, featuring Andrew Clapp on bass, 11 am-2 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Ron Steen Jam” – Tony Pacini, piano, Scott Steed, bass; no cover, 8:30-11:30 pm
EaT, An Oyster Bar: “New Orleans Brunch” Box of Chocolates (Reggie Houston, sax & vocals, Tim Acott, upright bass), 11 am-3 pm
Long Beach, WA: “Jazz and Oysters Festival” - Cherie Blues, Cory Weeds Quartet with Dan Balmer
Post 5 Theater: “Montavilla Jazz Festival” – Thomas Barber’s Spiral Road, 2-2:45 pm - Alan Jones and the Cavemen
(Randy Porter, Rob Davis, Tom Wakeling) 3-4:15 pm – Optic Nerve Trio, 4:30-5:15 pm - Blake Lyman Quintet, 7-7:45pm - Circle 3 Trio (David Friesen, bass, Greg Goebel, piano, Charlie Doggett, drums); 8-9:15 pm, tickets at
the door, $10-$25 sliding scale, for more info montavillajazzfest.com
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Joe Millward, all ages, no cover, 4-8 pm
St. James Lutheran Church: “Jazz Vespers” – Mike Horsfall Trio, featuring Thomas Barber, trumpet, 4:45-6 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Vie de Boheme: Chuck Israels Jazz Orchestra, $10, 8 pm
Monday, August 18
Camellia Lounge: “Vocal Jam” – Joe Millward, (all ages until 9:30 pm), $5, 7 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, no cover, 8 pm, Alex Koehner Group, 6:30 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, upright bass), no cover, 9-11 pm
Tuesday, August 19
Albina Library: Jacob & Eric Walter, 6-7 pm
Andina Restaurant: JB Butler
Camas Meadows Golf Club, Camas: “Concerts for a Cause” - Patrick Lamb Band, 5 pm
Camellia Lounge: Steve Christofferson, Tom Wakeling, David Evans, Todd Strait; $6, 7 pm
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard, piano, 7:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, $6, 8 pm, minors until 9:30pm; “Partners In Jazz” – JJ Kirkpatrick Quintet (or $6 both shows), 6:30-7:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Mike Winkle Trio
Tapalaya: Reggie Houston & Louis Pain, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, August 20
Christo’s Lounge, Salem: Arun Luthra Duo (Arun Luthra, sax and konnakol, George Colligan piano), $10 advance
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Quartet, $5, 7:30-9 pm; “Rewind and Unwind 80’s Pop Hits in a Jazz World” – Christopher Brown Quartet, $5, 9:30-11 pm
Justa Pasta: Anson Wright Duo, 7-9 pm
Michel Park, Milwaukie: “Lewelling Ball” - Norman Sylvester Band, 6:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Bylines Duo (with Marianna Thielen)
Revival Drum Shop: “Outset Series” - Sam Boshnack Quintet (Samantha Boshnack, Beth Fleenor, Alex Chadsey, Isaac Castillo, Max Wood); Blue Lighters; $5-$15 sliding scale, 8-10pm
Roaring Rapids Pizza Co., Eugene: Swing Shift Jazz Orchestra, 6:30-8:30 pm
Stella Olsen Park, Sherwood: “Music on the Green” – Woody Hite Band with Rebecca Kilgore, vocals; 6:30-8:30 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: “Ron Steen’s Vocal Showcase” – Nancy King with Joe Millward, piano; $7, all ages, 7:30-10:30 pm
Thursday, August 21
Camellia Lounge: “Camellia Lounge Vocal showcase,” $7, 7:30pm
Corkscrew Wine Bar, Sellwood: Laura Cunard & Laurent Nickel
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio with Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: “Blues Cabaret” – Dave Fleschner, Earl Thomas & members of the PGMC, 8 pm
Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8:30 pm
Tapalaya: Milneburg Jazz Band, 6-9 pm
Friday, August 22
Benson Hotel: Linda Lee Michelet, 8:30 pm
Bijou Café: Becky Kilgore’s Western Swing Band featuring James Mason, fiddle, 7-10 pm
Bipartisan Café: Circle 3 Trio (David Friesen, bass, Greg Goebel, piano, Charlie Doggett, drums), 7-10 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Zenda Torrey with Erik Hailstone
Camellia Lounge: Todd Bishop Quartet, $7, 8 pm
Cinetopia, Progress Ridge, Beaverton: JB Butler
Esther Short Park, Vancouver: “Vancouver Wine and Jazz Festival” - Dan Balmer Trio, 4:30-6 pm - Mel Brown B3 Quartet, 6:30-8 pm - Blind Boys of Alabama, 8:30-10 pm, info www.vancouverwinejazz.com
Halibut’s: Norman Sylvester Band, 8 pm
Heathman Hotel: Marilyn Keller, 8 pm-midnight
Jimmy Mak’s: Bureau of Standards Big Band, 8 pm
Langdon Farms Golf Club: “Jazz at the Grill” – Ray Hardiman, piano, Christopher Woitach, guitar, Dave Captein, bass, Kurt Deutscher, drums, Rebecca Hardiman, vocals, 6-9 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6:30-10:30 pm
St. Honore Boulangerie: Heather Keizur & Steve Christofferson, 6-9 pm
The Lehrer, Beaverton: Ken DeRouchie Band
Tony Starlight Showroom: “New Location Grand Opening” – Reece Marshburn Octet Experience
Wilf’s at Union Station: Barbara Lusch Band with Vince Frates, Kevin Deitz & Ron Steen, $8, 7:30-11:30 pm
Saturday, August 23
Bijou Cafe: Tom Grant & Heather Keizur, 7:00 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Mitzi Zilka
Blue Diamond: Matt Schiff Trio
Camellia Lounge: Stu Cook & Company, $8, 8 pm
Cebu Lounge, Best Western, Hood River: Bill Rhoades & the Party Kings
Esther Short Park, Vancouver: “Vancouver Wine and Jazz Festival” - David Friesen Quintet, 1-2 pm - Dan Brubeck 2:30-4pm - Toshiko Akiyoshi Trio, 4:30-6 pm - Stanley Jordan, 6:30-8pm - Lee Ritenour, 8:30-10 pm, info at www.vancouverwinejazz.com
Fenders Moto Café: Daniel Noland Organization, 7 pm
Five-O-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Ron Steen Band (Toni Lincoln, Steve Christofferson), 6:30-9:30 pm
Heathman Hotel: Linda Lee Michelet & Mark Simon, 8 pm-midnight
Jimmy Mak’s: Devin Phillips, 8 pm
Lake Oswego: “Jazz Vocal Class” - by Rebecca Kilgore and Randy Porter, pre-registration required, email rebecca@rebeccakilgore.com, 2-4 pm
Oregon Golf Club, West Linn: “Sultry Summer Nights” – Patrick Lamb Band, 8 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Belinda Underwood
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini, piano, Ed Bennett, bass), 7:30-11 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6:30-10:30 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: Anandi & Weber Iago
Sunday, August 24
Ainsworth United Church of Christ: “Jazz Service” – Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 10 am-noon
Augustana Church: “Jazz Service” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 6-7:30 pm
Central Hotel, St. John’s: “Jazz Brunch” - Dennis Hitchcox guitar duo, featuring Andrew Clapp on bass, 11 am-2 pm
Cinetopia, Mill Plain, Vancouver: JB Butler
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Ron Steen Jam” – Steve Christofferson, piano, Dennis Caiazza, bass; no cover, 8:30-11:30 pm
EaT, An Oyster Bar: “New Orleans Brunch” - Box of Chocolates (Reggie Houston, sax & vocals, Tim Acott, upright bass), 11am-3 pm
Esther Short Park, Vancouver: “Vancouver Wine and Jazz Festival” - Lulu LaFever and Her Hot Tamales, 11 am-noon - David Friesen Circle 3 Trio, 12:30-3 pm - Coco Montoya, 3:30-5pm - Heritage Blues Orchestra, 5:30-7 pm - Don McLean, 7:30-9 pm, info at www.vancouverwinejazz.com
Lake Oswego: “Jazz Vocal Class” - by Rebecca Kilgore and Randy Porter, pre-registration required, email rebecca@rebeccakilgore.com, 2-4 pm
Millennium Plaza, Lake Oswego: Bobby Torres Ensemble, Julana Torres, vocals, 6-7:30 pm
Salem, OR: “Oregon State Fair” - Norman Sylvester Band
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Joe Millward, all ages, no cover, 4-8 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Monday, August 25
Camellia Lounge: “Vocal Jam” – Joe Millward, (all ages until 9:30 pm), $5, 7 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, no cover, 8 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, upright bass), no cover, 9-11 pm
Tuesday, August 26
Andina Restaurant: JB Butler
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard, piano, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, $6, 8 pm, minors until 9:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Heater Keizur & Steve Christofferson
Tapalaya: Reggie Houston & Louis Pain, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, August 27
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Quartet, $5, 7:30-9 pm; “Rewind and Unwind 80’s Pop Hits in a Jazz World” – Christopher Brown Quartet, $5, 9:30-11 pm
Justa Pasta: Anson Wright Duo, 7-9 pm
Main St, Downtown Portland: “Music on Main St.” – Obo Addy Drummers, 5-7 pm
Main St. & Broadway, Downtown Portland: “Noontime Showcase” – Anandi (Mike Horsfall, Jon Shaw and Charlie Doggett) noon-1 pm; Obo Addy’s Okropong, 5 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Bylines Duo (with Marianna Thielen)
Wilf’s at Union Station: “Ron Steen’s Vocal Showcase” – Dan Murphy with Joe Millward, piano; $7, all ages, 7:30-10:30 pm
Thursday, August 28
Camellia Lounge: Adlai Alexander & Andre St. James, $6, 8 pm
Christos Pizzeria, Salem: 7pm Phil Benoit, electric guitar, and Angela Benoit, vocals, $10 advance
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio with Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Heathman Lodge, Stephenson: Mike Horsfall, 5-9 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown B3 Organ Group, $5, 8 pm
No Ho’s Hawaiian Restaurant: Circle 3 Trio (David Friesen, bass, Greg Goebel, piano, Charlie Doggett, drums), 6:30-9:30 pm
O’Connor’s Vault, Multnomah: True North (Kathy James, piano, Eric Austin, saxophone, Brad McMillan, trombone, Steve Morgan, bass, Steve Turmell, drums, Dan Murphy, vocals), $5, 7-10 pm
Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8:30 pm
Tapalaya: Milneburg Jazz Band, 6-9 pm
Tualatin: “Tualatin Summer Concert Series” – Margie Gibson Little Big Band, 6:30-8:30 pm
Friday, August 29
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Mike Horsfall Trio with Phil Baker, 8-11 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Regina Chante, sax and vocals
Camellia Lounge: Mary Ann Anderson & Doug MacDonald, $8, 8 pm
East Burn: Hot Club Time Machine, 10 pm
Five-O-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Mike Winkle & Gordon Lee, 6:30-9:30 pm
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio with Steve Christofferson, 8 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Chuck Israels Jazz Orchestra, $10, 8 pm
Lake Oswego: “Oswego Farmer’s Market” – Margie Gibson, 10:30 am-12:30 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6:30-10:30 pm
Saturday, August 30
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Zenda Torrey with Erick Hailstone
Camellia Lounge: Toque Libre, $7, 9 pm
Cinetopia, Mill Plain, Vancouver: JB Butler Trio (with George Colligan & Chris Brown)
Cinetopia, Progress Ridge Beaverton: Mark Simon, 6-10 pm
Five-O-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Linda Lee Michelet Band (Joe Millward, Ron Steen), 6:30-9:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: “For the Soul” – with Saeeda Wright & Ronnie Wright, 8 pm
Oregon Society of Artists: Johnny Martin Trio, $5, 7-10 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Ghosts Like Us (with Matthew Gailey)
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini, piano, Ed Bennett, bass), 7:30-11 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6:30-10:30 pm
Sunday, August 31
Augustana Church: “Jazz Service” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 6-7:30 pm
Cinetopia, Progress Ridge, Beaverton: JB Butler
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Ron Steen Jam” – Gordon Lee, piano, Phil Baker, bass; no cover, 8:30-11:30 pm
EaT, An Oyster Bar: “New Orleans Brunch” - Box of Chocolates (Reggie Houston, sax & vocals, Tim Acott, upright bass), 11am-3 pm
Oregon Society of Artists: Johnny Martin Trio, $5, 7-10 pm
Portland Saturday Market: Johnny Martin Trio, 2-3:30 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Joe Millward, all ages, no cover, 4-8 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Waterfront Park: “Portland Film Festival” - Jacob Miller & the Bridge City Crooners, 4:30 pm - Jenny Finn Orchestra, 5:30pm - Midnight Serenaders, 6:30 pm
Monday, September 1
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, upright bass), no cover, 9-11 pm
Tuesday, September 2
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard, piano, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, $6, 8 pm, minors until 9:30pm
Tapalaya: Reggie Houston & Louis Pain, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, September 3
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Quartet, $5, 7:30-9 pm; “Rewind and Unwind 80’s Pop Hits in a Jazz World” – Christopher Brown Quartet, $5, 9:30-11 pm
Justa Pasta: Anson Wright Duo, 7-9 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: “Ron Steen’s Vocal Showcase” – $7, all ages, 7:30-10:30 pm



RADIO JAZZ HIGHLIGHTS

KMHD Portland, 89.1fm - all jazz 24/7 (blues on Friday nights): listen on the web at www.kmhd.org
KBOO Portland, 90.7fm: Corvallis 100.7fm; Hood River 91.9fm; listen on the web at www.kboo.fm
KPSU Portland, 98.1 fm, 1450am
KLCC Eugene, 89.7fm; Cottage Grove/Oakridge, 91.5fm; Riddle, 103.9fm; Sisters, 90.3fm: listen on the web at www.klcc.org
KLBR Bend, 88.1fm
KLFO Florence, 88.1fm
KLCO Newport, 90.5fm
KLFR Reedspoprt, 89.1fm
KMPQ Roseburg, 88.1fm

Sundays
KMHD -"Art Abrams' Jazz Summit", 11am-2pm; "High Standards" with host George Fendel, 2-6pm
KLCC - "Jazz Sunday," host Jeffrey Ogburn, 6-8pm

Mondays
KPSU -"NW Jazz & More!"-host Noah Peterson, 10am - 12pm
KBOO - "Noontime Jamboree" Retta Christie, 9/19 special guest is Dave Frishberg, noon-2 pm; "Blue Monday," host Bill Rhoades, 2-4pm

Wednesdays
KBOO - "Jazz Lives," host Nick Gefroh, 12-2pm; "A Jazz World," host David Lifton alternates with "Jazz in the Afternoon," host Bob Riddle, 2-4pm
KLCC - "The Soul of Jazz," host Carl Woideck, 7:30-10pm

Thursdays
KLCC - "Jazz Inside and Out," host Ethel Weltman, 7:30-10pm; "Night Jazz," host David Gizara, 10pm-1am

Fridays
KMHD - blues shows, 4pm-2am

Saturdays
KMHD -"Bossa Nova" host Krishna, 9-11am; Jukebox Saturday Night, with host Art Abrams, 6-7pm 
KBOO - "Blues Junction",host Tom Wendt, 2 pm-4 pm; "Jazz Rap II," host Yugen Rashad, 4 pm-7 pm