November 2014 Jazz Calendar 

(Last Update 10/31/2014)

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Friday, October 31
Benson Hotel: Shirley Nanette with Vincent Frates, piano, 8:30 pm-midnight
Bijou Café: “Halloween” - Becky Kilgore, Randy Porter, Tom Wakeling, 7 pm
Birch Street Lounge, Camas: Heather Keizur with Steve Christofferson
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio with Steve Christofferson,
8:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Trixie & the Nasties, Rocktarts, 8 pm
Langdon’s Grill, Aloha: Ray Hardiman Trio (Rebecca Hardiman & Ron Steen), no cover, 6-9 pm
Salty’s on the Columbia: Mel Brown Trio
Secret Society Ballroom: “5th Annual Halloween Bash” - Midnight
Serenaders, Casey McGill’s Blue 4 Trio, and the Portland Rhythm Shakers, 9 pm-midnight
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6-10 pm
Vie de Boheme: “Halloween Party” - Ken DeRouchie Band
Saturday, November 1
Aurora Colony Vineyards Winery: Rebecca Hardiman Duo, 2-5 pm
Benson Hotel: Tom Grant/Toni Lincoln, 8:30-11:30 pm
Birch Street Lounge, Camas: Zenda Torrey with Mike Doolin
Cinetopia Progress Ridge, Beaverton: Mark Simon, 6-10 pm
Cinetopia, Mill Plain, Vancouver (theaters): JB Butler, 3 pm
Five-0-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Ron Steen Band, Rebecca Hardiman, 6:30-9:30 pm
Jazz Station, Eugene: Joe Manis Trio (George Colligan, piano, Jason Palmer, drums) all ages, $8
Jimmy Mak’s: Jimmy Mak’s: Eddie Martinez, 8 pm
Michael Allen Harrison’s Home: “Concert and Dinner” – email, mah@teleport.com, or call 503-2525-0747
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Throwback Trio
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini/Ed Bennett) 7:30-11 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6-10 pm
Smoky Hearth Restaurant, Bar & Grill, Sandy, Or: The Linda Daiber Jazz Quartet, featuring Stephen Blackman on guitar, Stephen Maliszewski on bass, Mark Daiber on percussion, no cover, 7-9 pm
Vestas Corp.: “Rotary Pearl Fundraiser” – Jass Two Plus One (Dick Saunders/Steve Boden/John Walling) 5:50 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: Heather Keizur, Steve Christofferson, and Dennis Caiazza, 7:30-11:30 pm
Sunday, November 2
1st Presbyterian Church, Vancouver: “All Saints Jazz” – Marilyn Keller, Jim Fischer, piano, Dennis Collins, bass, Carlton Jackson, drums, Steve Barnes, trumpet & woodwinds, Jeff Uusitalo, trombone, 10 am
Augustana Church: “Jazz Service” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 6-7:30 pm
Cinetopia, Progress Ridge (lobby), Beaverton: JB Butler, 4:30-6:30 pm
Classic Pianos Recital Hall: Mark Simon Quartet “CD Release Party: Inkling” $10, 2-5 pm
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), 11 am-3 pm
Habesha Lounge: Creative Music Guild Presents “Visiting Artist Confluence Series” - Battle Trance (a sax quartet comprised of Travis Laplante, Matthew Nelson, Jeremy Viner, and Patrick Breiner) perform in support of their debut record Palace of Wind & Wallsmith/Cunningham/Wyland/Johnedis, $8-$15, sliding scale, 8 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie, Papa Haydn West: Becky Kilgore/Christopher Woitach Duo, 7-9:30 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, upright bass), no cover, 9-11 pm
Lehrer, Beaverton: “Benefit” - Franco Paletta & the Stingers, 2:30 pm
Michael Allen Harrison’s Home: “Concert and Dinner” – email, mah@teleport.com, or call 503-2525-0747
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Joe Millward Duo, all ages, no cover, 2-6 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Joe Millward Duo, all ages, no cover, 2-6 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Monday, November 3
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, 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, November 4
Andina Restaurant: JB Butler
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard, Dan Wilensky, sax, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, $6 (covers both shows), 8 pm, minors until 9:30 pm; The Chameleons, 6:30-7:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Bill Harris Trio
Wednesday, November 5
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall: Tony Bennett, 7:30 pm
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Matthew Lotz, Chuck Everett, Mike Winkle, 7-10 pm
Bar Carlo on Foster: True North (Kathy James, piano, Eric Austin, saxophone, Brad McMillan, trombone, Steve Morgan, bass, Steve Turmell, drums) 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
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Mike Horsfall & Haley Horsfall, 6:30-9 pm
Revival Drum Shop: “Creative Music Guild-Outset Series” - Nate Wooley & Carol Robinson perform Denis Dufour and Eliane Radigue, $5-$15, sliding scale, 8 pm
Tapalaya: Reggie Houston & Louis Pain, 6-9 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: “Ron Steen’s Vocal Showcase” – Paula Byrne, Joe Millward, piano; $7, all ages, 7:30-10:30 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: Paula Byrne, Joe Millward, piano, Ron Steen, drums, 7 pm
Thursday, November 6
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Margie Gibson, John Gilmore, piano/vocals, Dan Presley, bass, 7:30-10:30 pm
Christos Lounge at Christos Pizzeria and Restaurant, Salem: Heather Keizur Trio (Heather Keizur vocals, Dennis Caiazza bass, Steve Christofferson piano) $10, 7 pm
Corkscrew: Mike Winkle/Craig Snazelle, 7:30-10pm
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio, with Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Bad Luck, George Colligan & Theoretical Planets, 8 pm
Reo’s Ribs on Powell: Laura Cunard/Ron Steen Jam, 7-10 pm
Yoshida Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8:30 pm
Friday, November 7
Allison Inn, Newberg: Marilyn Keller, 6:30
Andina Restaurant: JB Butler Trio
Bijou Café: Cheryl Alex Trio (Bill Beach/Scott Steed) $5, 7-10 pm
Bipartisan Café: David Friesen, bass, John Gross, tenor, Rob Davis, tenor, soprano, 
Dan Balmer, guitar, Charlie Doggett, drums, 7-10 pm
Birch Street Lounge, Camas: Zenda Torrey with Erick Hailstone
Classic Pianos: “Sounds of Brazil” – Nancy Curtin Trio; Choro da Alegria plays choro, the "New Orleans jazz of Brazil, $15 or 2 for $25, at www.brownpaperticlkets.com, 7:30 pm
Jazz Station, Eugene: Toni Lincoln Band featuring Tom Grant, Dave Captein & Ron Steen, $15, 7:30 pm & 10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Norman Sylvester Band, Tevis Hodge Jr., 8 pm
Langdon Farms Golf Club: “Jazz at the Grill” – Rebecca Hardiman & Friends, 6:30-8:30 pm
Richard E. Wildish Theater, Springfield: Swing Shift Jazz Orchestra, featuring Mike Horsfall on vibes, 7:30 pm
Salem Library, Salem: Shanghai Woolies, tickets available at 503-588-6052, 7-8:30 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6-10 pm
Spud Monkey, Gresham: Franco Paletta & the Stingers
Wildish Theater, Springfield: Swing Shift Jazz Orchestra - “An Evening with Mike Horsfall” $15-$35 family
Wilf’s at Union Station: Mia Nicholson Trio featuring Randy Porter, 7:30-10:30 pm
Saturday, November 8
Analog Café: Shanghai Woolies & Pink Lady/John Bennet Band, 9 pm
Aurora Colony Vineyards Winery: Rebecca Hardiman Duo, 3-6 pm
Birch Street Lounge, Camas: Mia Nicholson with Mike Horsfall
Blue Diamond: Bill Rhoades & the Party Kings, no cover, 9 pm-midnight
Cedar Hills Christian Church: “Concert” - Mike Horsfall, vibes, Kevin Deitz, bass, Mike Snyder; drums, Marilyn Keller, vocals, 3-4 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Jimmy Mak’s: Andy Stokes, “A Tribute to Marvin Gaye”- 7:30 pm & 10 pm
Meridian United Church of Christ (aka Frog Pond Church) Wilsonville: Fall Jazz Evening with The Ron Steen Band featuring Shirley Nanette, Phil Goldberg & Dennis Caiazza, 8-9:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Belinda Underwood/Justin Franzino
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6-10 pm
Spare Room: Norman Sylvester Band, 9 pm
Trail’s End Saloon, Oregon City: “13th Annual ABATE Shriner’s Toy Run Benefit” – Norman Sylvester Band (5 pm), more, 3 pm-1 am
Wilsonville Public Library: “Book Notes Concert Series” – Midnight Serenaders, 2-4 pm
Sunday, November 9
Alberta Rose Theater: “Nancy’s Other Hip Benefit” – (for Nancy King) with Nancy King & Dan Tepfer, plus special guests, $20/$25 day of show, 7 pm
Augustana Church: “Jazz Service” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 6-7:30 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Ron Steen Jam” – Bill Beach, 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), 11 am-3 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie, Papa Haydn West: Becky Kilgore/Christopher Woitach Duo, 7-9:30 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, upright bass), no cover, 9-11 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Joe Millward Duo, all ages, no cover, 2-6 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Monday, November 10
Jimmy Mak’s: “PDX Jazz & the Standard Present” – Christian Wallomrod, Kim Myhr, 7 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, upright bass), no cover, 9-11 pm
Old Church: “PDX Jazz Fall Series” - Dans Les Arbres featuring Christian Wallumrød, opening performance by Norwegian guitarist Kim Myhr, $20/$15 members, 7 pm
Tuesday, November 11
Aladdin Theater: Herb Alpert & Lani Hall
Andina Restaurant: JB Butler
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard, Mike Winkle, vocals, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, $6 (covers both shows), 8 pm, minors until 9:30 pm; David Haney “Six Jazz Stories” 6:30-7:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Heather Keizur, & Steve Christofferson, 6:30-9 pm
Wednesday, November 12
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
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Bylines Duo
Tapalaya: Reggie Houston & Louis Pain, 6-9 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: “Ron Steen’s Vocal Showcase” – John Knowles, Joe Millward, piano; $7, all ages, 7:30-10:30 pm
Thursday, November 13
Christos Lounge at Christos Pizzeria and Restaurant, Salem: Gordon Lee Trio (Gordon Lee, piano, Carlton Jackson drums, Dennis Caiazza bass) $10, 7 pm
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio, with Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown B3 Organ Group, $5, 8 pm
Reo’s Ribs on Powell: Laura Cunard/Ron Steen Jam, 7-10 pm
Yoshida Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8:30 pm
11.13Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Melanie, vocals, Mike Horsfall, piano, 7-10 pm
Friday, November 14
Aloft Hotel: Andre St. James Trio, 7:30-10:30 pm
Bijou Café: After Six Trio (Graham Covington/Dennis Caiazza/Ron Steen) 7 pm
Blue Diamond: Franco Paletta & the Stingers
Central Hotel, St. John’s: Aszemar Glenn Band (Aszemar Glenn, leader, keyboard/vocals, Bill Burcham, trumpet, Tom Ricciardi, saxophone, Larry Bicknese, drums) no cover, 7-10 pm
Central Lutheran Church: “Portland Youth Jazz Orchestra Fall Fundraiser Gala/Silent Auction”
Elk’s Club, Milwaukie: Heather Keizur, & Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Halibut’s: Norman Sylvester Band, 8 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: “PDX Jazz at Jimmy Mak’s” – Miguel Zenon Quartet (Luis Perdomo, piano, Hans Glawisching, bass, Henry Cole, drums), Jesse Marquez opens, 7:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: “PDX Jazz Presents” – Miguel Zenon, Jesse Marquez, 7:30 pm
Langdon Farms Golf Club: “Jazz at the Grill” – Rebecca Hardiman & Friends, 6:30-8:30 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6-10 pm
Tony Starlight Showroom: “Back to Bacharach” - Tony Starlight, Barbara Ayars, Kat Cogswell, Paul Mazzio and the Bo Ayars Quartet
Wilf’s at Union Station: The H Quartet (Mike Horsfall, Haley Horsfall, vocals & percussion) 7-10 pm
Saturday, November 15
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Heather Keizur, Steve Christofferson, Dennis Caiazza & Ron Steen, 8-11 pm
Aurora Colony Vineyards Winery: Rebecca Hardiman Duo, 3-6 pm
Birch Street Lounge, Camas: Zenda Torrey with Mike Doolin
Cinetopia Progress Ridge, Beaverton: Mark Simon, 6-10 pm
Eagles Lodge, N. Portland: Norman Sylvester Band, 8 pm
Five-0-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Susan Sandal, vocals, Mike Horsfall, piano, 6:30-9:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: “NuShooz Reunion Performance” – 7:30pm & 10 pm
Liberty Theater, Ridgefield: Shanghai Woolies & the Gravy, 7:30 pm
Living Room Theater: Larry Nobori/Larry Munson/Mark Alexander, 8 pm-midnight
Michelle’s Pianos: “Portland Jazz Workshop Inaugural Concert” – Billy Mintz Quartet (Billy Mintz, drums, John Gross tenor sax, Roberta Piket, piano, Putter Smith, bass) $12/$8 students, seniors, 8 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Ghosts Like Us
Redeemer Lutheran Church: Creative Music Guild Presents the Confluence Series Bhob Rainey & Joda Clément, $5-$15 sliding scale, all ages, 8 pm
Shaffer Gallery: Tom Grant, 6-9 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6-10 pm
Wine Up on Williams: Dave Fleschner/Alan Hager Duo, 8-11 pm
Sunday, November 16
Augustana Church: “Jazz Service” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 6-7:30 pm
Cinetopia, Progress Ridge (lobby), Beaverton: JB Butler, 4:30-6:30 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Ron Steen Jam” – Mike Horsfall, 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
Elk’s Lodge, Milwaukie: “Portland Dixieland Jazz Society” – Midnight Serenaders, $15/$10 members, 1-5 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie, Papa Haydn West: Becky Kilgore/Christopher Woitach Duo, 7-9:30 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, upright bass), no cover, 9-11 pm
Seton Catholic School” Michael Allen Harrison “Christmas Show” 4 pm
Shaffer Gallery: Tom Grant, noon-3 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Joe Millward Duo, all ages, no cover, 2-6 pm
St. James Lutheran Church: “Jazz Vespers” - Mike Horsfall Trio, with special guest Mary-Sue Tobin on saxophones, 4:50-6 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Monday, November 17
Dundee Community Center: “Community Center Benefit” - Michael Allen Harrison, 7 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, 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
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, upright bass), no cover, 9-11 pm
Tuesday, November 18
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard, Dennis Caiazza, bass, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, $6 (covers both shows), 8 pm, minors until 9:30 pm; Mario Sandoval, 6:30-7:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Mike Winkle Trio
Wednesday, November 19
Bar Carlo on Foster: True North (Kathy James, piano, Eric Austin, saxophone, Brad McMillan, trombone, Steve Morgan, bass, Steve Turmell, drums) 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
O’Connor’s Vault, Multnomah: Dave Fleschner/Alan Hager Duo, 7-10 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Bylines Duo
Portland State University, Lincoln Hall 47: Jim Snidero “Masterclass” 2-4 pm; Jim Snidero/ George Colligan Quartet, $10, 7-9 pm
Revival Drum Shop: “Creative Music Guild-Outset Series” – Billy Mintz Duo, John Gross solo set, $5-$15, sliding scale, 8 pm
Tapalaya: Reggie Houston & Louis Pain, 6-9 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: “Ron Steen’s Vocal Showcase” – Jet DeLeon, Joe Millward, piano; $7, all ages, 7:30-10:30 pm
Thursday, November 20
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Paula Byrne Trio (Randy Porter, Andrea Niemiec) 7:30 pm
Christos Lounge at Christos Pizzeria and Restaurant, Salem: The Mintz Quartet (John Gross tenor saxophone, Roberta Piket piano, Putter Smith bass, Billy Mintz drums) 7 pm
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio, with Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown B3 Organ Group, $5, 8 pm
Mazza’s: Women With Standards, “CD Release Party” - jazz vocalists, Lori Boone and Lura Griffiths, Mike Doolin on guitar, John Dover on trumpet and Brent Follis on drums/percussion, $10, 7-10 pm
No Ho’s Hawaiian Café, Fremont: David Friesen, bass,
Rob Davis, tenor, soprano, Charlie Doggett, drums, 6:30-9:30 pm
O’Connor’s Vault Multnomah Village: True North (Kathy James, piano, Eric Austin, saxophone, Brad McMillan, trombone, Steve Morgan, bass, Steve Turmell, drums, Dan Murphy, vocals) $5, 7-10 pm
Reo’s Ribs on Powell: Laura Cunard/Ron Steen Jam, 7-10 pm
Yoshida Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8:30 pm
Friday, November 21
Bijou Café: Robert Moore “CD Release: Outta My Soul” Warren Rand, David Valdez, alto sax, Willie Matheis, tenor sax, Robert Crowell, baritone sax, Tom Barber, trumpet, Derek Sims, trumpet, Robert Moore, trumpet, John Moak, trombone, Dan Duval, guitar, Dan Gaynor, piano; Damian Erskine, bass, Alan Tarpinian, acoustic guitar and drums, Alan Jones drums and Bobby Torres, percussion, 7-10 pm
Birch Street Lounge, Camas: Zenda Torrey with Mike Doolin
Jimmy Mak’s: Soul Vaccination, 8 pm
Langdon Farms Golf Club: “Jazz at the Grill” – Rebecca Hardiman & Friends, 6:30-8:30 pm
Mazza’s: Rita Marquez Band with Bo Ayars, Dennis Caiazza & Ron Steen, $10, 8-10:30 pm
Oxford Hotel, Bend: “Jazz at the Oxford: - Tizer, featuring Karen Briggs, violin, $49, 8 pm
Rogue Pub, North Plains: Norman Sylvester Band, 9 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6-10 pm
St Honore Boulangerie: Heather Keizur & Matt Tabor, 5:30-8 pm
Streetcar Bistro: Paletta/Thomas Duo
Wilf’s at Union Station: Michael Allen Harrison, 7-11 pm
Saturday, November 22
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall: Bernadette Peters, 7:30 pm
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Sellwood Jazz, $3, 8-11 pm
Aurora Colony Vineyards Winery: Rebecca Hardiman Duo, 2-5 pm
Birch Street Lounge, Camas: Mitzi Zilka
Cinetopia, Mill Plain, Vancouver (theaters): JB Butler, 3 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Soul Vaccination, 8 pm
Mazza’s: Midnight Serenaders, $10-, 8-10:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Ghosts Like Us
Oxford Hotel, Bend: “Jazz at the Oxford: - Tizer, featuring Karen Briggs, violin, $49, 5 pm & 8 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6-10 pm
Velo Cult Bike Shop: Eric Skye & Mark Goldenberg, 7 pm
Sunday, November 23
Augustana Church: “Jazz Service” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 6-7:30 pm
Cinetopia Progress Ridge, Beaverton: Mark Simon, 4:30-8:30 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Ron Steen Jam” – George Colligan, 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), 11 am-3 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, upright bass), no cover, 9-11 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Joe Millward Duo, all ages, no cover, 2-6 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Monday, November 24
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, 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
Portland State University, Lincoln Hall 47: Jamie Baum “Masterclass” 2-4 pm; Jamie Baum/ George Colligan Quartet, $10, 7-9 pm
Tuesday, November 25
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard, Eddie Parente, violin, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, $6 (covers both shows), 8 pm, minors until 9:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Heather Keizur, & Steve Christofferson, 6:30-9 pm
Wednesday, November 26
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
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Bylines Duo
Tapalaya: Reggie Houston & Louis Pain, 6-9 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: “Ron Steen’s Vocal Showcase” – Kellie Fuller, Joe Millward, piano; $7, all ages, 7:30-10:30 pm
Thursday, November 27
Allison Inn, Newberg: “Special Thanksgiving Performance” - Mike Horsfall, vibes, Kevin Deitz, bass, Mike Snyder, drums, Marilyn Keller, vocals, 6-10 pm
Hilton Hotel, Skyline Level: “Thanksgiving Jazz Brunch” - Ron Steen Trio with Tony Pacini & Dennis Caiazza, 10 am- 3 pm
Reo’s Ribs on Powell: Laura Cunard/Ron Steen Jam, 7-10 pm
Yoshida Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 2-7 pm
Friday, November 28
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Mike Winkle, 8-11 pm
Bipartisan Café: Circle Three Trio (David Friesen, bass, Greg Goebel, Charlie Doggett, drums) 7-10 pm
Birch Street Lounge, Camas: Dawid Vorster
Clyde’s Prime Rib: Norman Sylvester Band, 9 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Curtis Salgado Band, 8 pm
Langdon Farms Golf Club: “Jazz at the Grill” – Rebecca Hardiman & Friends, 6:30-8:30 pm
Roadhouse 101, Lincoln City: Franco Paletta & the Stingers
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6-10 pm
Saturday, November 29
Birch Street Lounge, Camas: Heather Keizur with Steve Christofferson
Jimmy Mak’s: Curtis Salgado Band, 8 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Catarina New
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6-10 pm
Tillicum Club: Norman Sylvester Band, 8 pm
Sunday, November 30
Augustana Church: “Jazz Service” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 6-7:30 pm
Central Hotel, St. John’s: Aszemar Glenn “Solo Piano Holiday Show” - $10 advance, $15 day of show, at brownpaperbag.com or www.aszemarglenn.com, 2 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Clyde’s 10th Anniversary Ron Steen Sunday Jam Party” – Gordon Lee, piano, Phil Baker, bass, more; 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
Jo Bar & Rotisserie, Papa Haydn West: Becky Kilgore/Christopher Woitach Duo, 7-9:30 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, upright bass), no cover, 9-11 pm
Milwaukie Lutheran Church: Michael Allen Harrison, 5 pm
Newmark Theater: David Benoit
Parkrose High School: “Home for the Holidays” - Michael Allen Harrison, 1 pm
Scandals PDX: “Sunday Jazz” – Laura Cunard & the Laurent Nickel Quartet, 2-4 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Joe Millward Duo, all ages, no cover, 2-6 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Vie de Boheme: “Re-Birthing The Cool, Bebop & Beyond Gerry Mulligan, Gil Evans/Miles Davis, Birth Of The Cool” – David Watson, $8, 7:30-10:30 pm
Monday, December 1
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, 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
St. Philip Neri Church: Michael Allen Harrison, 7 pm
Tuesday, December 2
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard, Dan Wilensky, sax, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, $6 (covers both shows), 8 pm, minors until 9:30 pm
Wednesday, December 3
Jimmy Mak’s: “PDX Jazz at Jimmy Mak’s” – Steel House (Edward Simon, piano, Scott Colley, acoustic bass, Brian Blade on drums), $25 reserved/$20 general 7 pm show; $22 reserved/$18, 9:30 show
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Quartet, $5, 7:30-9 pm
Justa Pasta: Anson Wright Duo, 7-9 pm
Tapalaya: Reggie Houston & Louis Pain, 6-9 pm
Thursday, December 4
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Margie Gibson, John Gilmore, piano/vocals, Dan Presley, bass, 7:30-10:30 pm
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio, with Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown B3 Organ Group, $5, 8 pm
Northside Community Church, Newberg: Michael Allen Harrison, 7 pm
Reo’s Ribs on Powell: Laura Cunard/Ron Steen Jam, 7-10 pm
Yoshida Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8:30 pm
Friday, December 5
Birch Street Lounge, Camas: Eric Hailstone
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6-10 pm
Saturday, December 6
Abernathy Chapel, Oregon City: “Oregon City High School Christmas Show” - Michael Allen Harrison, 8 pm
Birch Street Lounge, Camas: Zenda Torrey with Mike Doolin
Liberty Theater, Ridgefield, Wa: Acoustic Guitar Summit “20th Anniversary Concert” - (Mark Hanson, Terry Robb, Doug Smith) 7:30 pm
Little Chapel of the Chimes: “Holiday Memorial” - Michael Allen Harrison
PCC Rock Creek Auditorium: “Holiday Concert” – Marilyn Keller, 7:30 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe, Troutdale: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, all ages, no cover, 6-10 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