April 2016 Jazz Calendar 

(Last Update 04/03/2016)

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Friday, April 1
Allison Inn, Newberg: Heather Keizur, Steve Christofferson, all ages, 6:30-10:30 pm
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Julianne Nelson Band (Will Canyon, Errick Lewis & Ron Steen) $5, 8-11 pm
Bijou Café: Nancy King & Friends (Bill Beach, Scott Steed, Cheryl Alex) all ages, $10, 7-10 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Mia Nicholson
Camellia Lounge: Mitzi Zilka & Gordon Lee, 7:30-9:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Soul Vaccination, 8 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie: Terry Robb Trio, 10 pm-midnight
Langdon Farms: Rebecca Hardiman, Ray Hardiman, piano, Kurt Deutscher, drums, 6-8:30 pm
Lechon: JB Butler, 8:30-11 pm
Living Room Theater: Café Gypsy Jazz Quartet (Larry Nobori, Larry Munson, Chris Bonthron, Mark Alexander) 8 pm-midnight
Salty’s on the Columbia: Mel Brown & Jof Lee, 7-10 pm
Sandy Public Library, Sandy: Terry Robb, 6 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Saturday, April 2
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Kate & the Crocodiles, all ages, $5, 8-11 pm
Aurora Airport Control Tower: Grand Opening Rebecca Hardiman, Ray Hardiman, piano, Dan Presley, bass, Ron Steen, drums 1-4 pm
Benson Hotel: Heather Keizur, Steve Christofferson, 8:30 pm-midnight
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Mia Nicholson & Vincent Frates, 8-11 pm
Cellar Cat, Albany: Bill Beach & Brasil Beat, 2-5 pm
Fat Moose, Woodland: Norman Sylvester Band, 9 pm
Five-0-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Bryant Allard Trio, 6:30-10 pm
Howard Hinsdale Cellars, Silverton: Jon Deshler & Friends (John Deshler, trumpet, John Jorgensen, bass, Hank Will, piano) 7 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Soul Vaccination, 8 pm
Living Room Theater: Laura Cunard Trio (Laura Cunard, keyboards, vocals, Laurent Nickel, bass, Nick Saume', drums, 8 pm-midnight
Magnolia’s Corner: Kacy Colleen & Matt Schiff, 7-9 pm
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini, Ed Bennett) 7-11 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Wilfs at Union Station: Adlai Alexander Band (Eddie Parente, Phil Baker & Ron Steen) $10, 7-11 pm
Sunday, April 3
Augustana Church: Jazz Service, Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen) 6-7:30 pm
Camellia Lounge: Vocal Jam, $7, 2-4 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: Ron Steen Jam, Steve Christofferson, Scott Steed, 8:30-11:30 pm
EaT, An Oyster Bar: New Orleans Brunch, Box of Chocolates (Reggie Houston, sax & vocals, Tim Acott, bass) 11 am-3 pm
Gorge Hotel: Laura Cunard, vocals, piano, 5-8 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie: Mike Prigodich Quartet, 7-9:30 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Brunch, Kenneth West, 11 am-2 pm; Lance Vallis, all ages, 6-8 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Monday, April 4
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, 8 pm
Lake Theater & Café, Lake Oswego: Muddy Waters Birthday Tribute, $15, 7-9 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, bass), 9-11 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: MC Shoehorn’s Hatband, 6:30 pm; Mel Brown Septet, 8 pm
Tuesday, April 5
Tapalaya Restaurant: Reggie Houston & Friends, all ages, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, April 6
Embers, Eugene: Traditional Jazz Jam Session, Marilyn Keller, 5 pm
Grant House, Officers Row, Vancouver: Terry Robb/Albert Reda Acoustic Duo, 6 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Quartet, 7:30 pm; 80’s Rewind & Unwind, Christopher Brown Quartet, $10, 9:30-11 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie: Dan Wilensky Quartet, Laura Cunard, vocals, all ages, 7-9:30 pm
Justa Pasta: Anson Wright & Tim Gilson, 7-9 pm
Solae's Jazz Lounge: Lorna Baxter Trio (Lorna Bracken Baxter, vocals, Billy Hagen, guitar, Joey Aloia, bass) 8-11 pm
Wilfs at Union Station: Ron Steen’s Vocal Jazz, "First Wednesday" featuring Tom Grant, Jasmine Avgerakis & Dave Captein, $7, 7-10 pm
Thursday, April 7
Blackwell’s Grill: Terry Robb/Albert Reda Acoustic Duo, 8 pm
Camellia Lounge: John Knowles, $8, 7-9 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown’s B3 Organ Group (Dan Balmer, Renato Caranto, Curtis Craft, Louis Pain) 8 pm
Performing Arts Center, Lincoln City: Inka Jam, 7 pm
Pizzario, Hillsboro: Jazz Jam, Laura Cunard, keyboard, vocals, Evin McHill, drums, all ages, 7-10 pm
Riverview Yoshida, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, guitar, 5-8 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Milneburg Jazz Band, 6-9 pm
Wilfs at Union Station: Rebecca Kilgore & the George Colligan Trio (Jon Lakey, Ron Steen) $10,  7-10pm
Friday, April 8
45th St. Pub & Grill: Franco Paletta & the Stingers, 9 pm
Allison Inn, Newberg: Marilyn Keller, 6:30-10:30 pm
Bijou Café: Graham Covington Trio (Dennis Caiazza & Ron Steen) $5, 7-10 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Zenda Torrey & Mike Doolin
Camellia Lounge: Mitzi Zilka, $8, 7-9 pm
Half Penny, Salem: Norman Sylvester Band, 9 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Errick Lewis & Expressive Vibe: A Tribute to Chaka Khan, 8 pm
Langdon Farms: Rebecca Hardiman, Tom Grant, piano, 6-8:30 pm
Lechon: JB Butler, 8:30-11 pm
Living Room Theater: George Colligan Trio (Chris Higgins, Micah Hummel) 8 pm-midnight
Magnolia's Corner: Lorna Bracken Baxter & Billy Hagen Duo. 7:00pm-9:00pm
Salty’s on the Columbia: Mel Brown & Jof Lee, 7-10 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Skyline Tavern: Terry Robb, 7 pm
Saturday, April 9
Adrianna Hill Ballroom: Great Gatsby Party, Midnight Serenaders, $10 adv./$12 at the door, 8:30 pm-midnight
Alberta St. Pub: Blue Cranes & Boom Tic Boom (Allison Miller, composer, drums, Myra Melford, piano, Jenny Scheinman, violin, Ben Goldberg, clarinet, Kirk Knufke, trumpet, Haggai Cohen Milo, bass, $15 adv. at www.brownpapertickets.com,  $20 day of show, 8:30 pm
Artichoke Music: Inka Jam, 8-10 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Paula Byrne, vocals, Mike Horsfall, piano, Tim Gilson, bass, 8-11 pm
Camellia Lounge: Lura Griffith, Elena Welch, Mark Simon, piano, $8, 7-9 pm
Cascade Theater, Bend: Jazz at Joes Presents: Remembering Phil Woods, the Mark Taylor Quartet, 7 pm
Cloud & Kelly’s Public House, Corvallis: Terry Robb/Adam Scramstad Acoustic Duo, 8 pm
Five-0-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Rebecca Hardiman, Ray Hardiman, piano, Ron Steen, drums 6:30-9:30 pm
Hoppy Brewer, Gresham: Jonathan Smith Trio (Jonathan Smith, guitar, Steve hall, organ, Jon Huteson, drums) 6-9 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Errick Lewis & Expressive Vibe: A Tribute to Chaka Khan, 8 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Heather Keizur, Steve Christofferson, all ages, 6:30 -9 pm
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini, Ed Bennett) 7-11 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Spare Room: Norman Sylvester Band, 9 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: Andy Stokes & the King Louie Trio, $7, 4-9 pm
Sunday, April 10
Augustana Church: Jazz Service, Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen) 6-7:30 pm
Camellia Lounge: Jazz Brunch, $5, 11 am-1 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: Ron Steen Jam, Bill Beach, Kevin Deitz, 8:30-11:30 pm
EaT, An Oyster Bar: New Orleans Brunch, Box of Chocolates (Reggie Houston, sax & vocals, Tim Acott, bass) 11 am-3 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie: Rebecca Kilgore, Christopher Woitach & John Moak, 7-9:30 pm; Latin Brunch, Picante, 11:30am-3 pm
Marino’s Café: PJSF Sunday Singer’s Jam, 2-4 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Brunch, Kenneth West, 11 am-2 pm; Lance Vallis, all ages, 6-8 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Turn, Turn, Turn: George Colligan & Theoretical Planets (Jon Lackey, Joe Manis, John Nastos) 8 pm
Monday, April 11
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, 8 pm
Lake Theater & Café, Lake Oswego: Redwood Son & the Westicana Collective, $11, 7-9 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, bass), 9-11 pm
Tuesday, April 12
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, 8 pm
Muddy Rudder: Delmark Goldfarb, guitar, Bill Coones, bass, 8-11 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Reggie Houston & Friends, all ages, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, April 13
East Glisan Lounge: David Friesen Quartet (David Friesen bass, Dan Gaynor, piano, Rob Davis tenor, soprano, Gary Hobbs, drums) all ages, 8-10 pm
Jacqua Concert Hall, The Shedd, Eugene: Chuck Redd Quartet (Randy Porter, piano, Tom Wakeling, bass, Todd Strait, drums) 7:30-9:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Quartet, 7:30 pm; 80’s Rewind & Unwind, Christopher Brown Quartet, $10, 9:30-11 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie: Tasha Miller, 7-9:30 pm
University of Portland, Chiles Center: College Jazz Night, University of Portland, Dave Barduhn, Clackamas CC, Lars Campbell, Portland State University, Derek Sims, Clark CC, Richard Inouye
Wilfs at Union Station: Ron Steen’s Vocal Jazz, Jan Koenig, Pete La Malfa & Jonathan Lakey, $7, 7-10 pm
Thursday, April 14
Alberta Abbey: PDX Jazz Presents Joy Spring: Celebrating Clifford Brown, Charlie Porter, trumpet, David Evans, saxophone, Dan Gaynor, piano, Tom Wakeling, bass, Christopher Brown, drums, all ages, $20 adv, $25 day of show, 7:30 pm
Aurora Colony Vineyards Tasting Room: Ray Hardiman, piano, Craig Snazelle, bass, Dave Averre, drums 6-8 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Dustin Hunley
Blackwell’s Grill: Terry Robb/Albert Reda Acoustic Duo, 8 pm
Jazz Station, Eugene: Joe Manis Trio (Joe Manis, tenor saxophone, George Colligan, organ, Todd Strait, drums) all ages, $10, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown’s B3 Organ Group (Dan Balmer, Renato Caranto, Curtis Craft, Louis Pain) 8 pm
No Ho’s Hawaiian Café: David Friesen bass, Tim Willcox tenor, Gary Hobbs, drums, all ages, 6:30-9 pm
Pacific Northwest College of the Arts: Workshop: A Gateway to Spiritual Experience featuring Rodney Jones, 7 pm
Pizzario, Hillsboro: Jazz Jam, Laura Cunard, vocals, Steve hall, keyboard, Evin McHill, drums, all ages, 7-10 pm
Riverview Yoshida, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, guitar, 5-8 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Milneburg Jazz Band, 6-9 pm
Friday, April 15
Aloft Hotel: Anson Wright Trio with Jasnam Daya Singh, 7-10 pm
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Alyssa Schwary (Mark Simon, piano, Dave Captein, bass, Tim Rap, drums) 8-11 pm
Bijou Café: Rebecca Kilgore & Tom Wakeling, 7 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Mike Winkle & Joe Millward, 8-11 pm
Camellia Lounge: Anandi
Five-0-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Rebecca Hardiman, Ray Hardiman, piano 6:30-9:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Yachtsmen, Damon Castillo Band, 8 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie: Terry Robb Trio, 10 pm-midnight
Langdon Farm: Matt Schiff Trio (Whitney Moulton, bass, Kurt Deutscher, drums) 6-8:30 pm
Langdon Farms: Matt Schiff, guitar, Whitney Moulton, bass, Kurt Deutscher, drums 6-8:30 pm
Lechon: JB Butler, 8:30-11 pm
Salty’s on the Columbia: Mel Brown & Jof Lee, 7-10 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Saturday, April 16
Alberta Rose Theater: Siren Nation Presents the 10th Annual Tribute to Billie Holiday Night: Carra Barratt, Emily Overstreet, Mia Nicholson, The Dolly Partners (Shelley Short & Alia Farah) Lenore, Kris Deelane, Phoebe Spier, Ezza Rose, Josie Seid, more, all ages if accompanied by an adult, $15, 8 pm
Allison Inn, Newberg: Barbara Lusch Trio (Mark Simon, piano) 6:30-10:30 pm
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Bobby Torres Quartet, featuring Julana Torres, 8-11 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Zenda Torrey & Mike Doolin
Camellia Lounge: Parfait, $15, 6-8 pm
Clinton Street Theater: Clinton Street Stomp, Midnight Serenaders, $10, 7-10 pm
Howard Hinsdale Cellars, Silverton: Jon Deshler & Friends (John Deshler, trumpet, John Jorgensen, bass, Hank Will, piano) 7 pm
Jazz Station, Eugene: Bill Beach & Brasil Beat, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Portland Soul All-Stars (Andy Stokes, LaRhonda Steele, & Lisa Mann) 7:30 pm & 10 pm
North Portland Eagles Lodge: Inner City Blues Festival, Healing the Health Care Blues, Roseland Hunters, Marilyn Keller, NW Women In Blues, Shoehorn, Terry Robb, Steve Cheseborough, Tevis Hodge Jr., Bloco Alegria, & the Norman Sylvester Band. Celebrity MCs are Carl Wolfson, Renee Mitchell & Paul Knauls, $20 adv. At www.tickettomato.com, $25 at the door, 6 pm-midnight
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini, Ed Bennett) 7-11 pm
Ringside Fish House: Matt Schiff & Al Criado
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Solae’s Jazz Lounge: David Friesen Quintet (David Friesen, bass, John Gross, tenor, Dan Gaynor, piano, Tim Willcox, tenor, Gary Hobbs, drums, 9 pm
Sunday, April 17
Augustana Church: Jazz Service, Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen) 6-7:30 pm
Camellia Lounge: Vocal Jam, $7, 2-4 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: Ron Steen Jam, Greg Goebel, Phil Baker, 8:30-11:30 pm
EaT, An Oyster Bar: New Orleans Brunch, Box of Chocolates (Reggie Houston, sax & vocals, Tim Acott, bass) 11 am-3 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie: Julie Amici Trio, 7-9:30 pm
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Salem: Jazz Sunday Service, Mark Simon 9 am & 11 am
Tapalaya Restaurant: Brunch, Kenneth West, 11 am-2 pm; Lance Vallis, all ages, 6-8 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Wildish Theater, Springfield: Swing Shift Jazz Orchestra with clarinetist Ken Peplowski, clarinet, Clairdee, vocals, 7:30 pm
Monday, April 18
Bijou Café: April in Paris, Kathleen Hagberg, Nancy King, Cheryl Alex, Dave Captein, all ages, $5, 7-10 pm
Jazz Alley, Seattle: George Colligan Quartet (Thomas Marriott. Jon Lakey, Matt Jorgensen) $20, 7:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, 8 pm
Lake Theater & Café, Lake Oswego: Janiva Magness, $25-$30, 7-9 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, bass), 9-11 pm
Tuesday, April 19
Hillsboro HS: Hillsboro High School Spring Jazz Band Concert, The 3 Trumpet Band (Dick Titterington, trumpet, flugelhorn, leader composer, Paul Mazzio, trumpet, flugelhorn, Thomas Barber, trumpet, Greg Goebel, piano, keyboards, Dave Captein, bass, Jason Palmer, drums, 8 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Reed College Jazz Band, 6:30 pm; Mel Brown Septet, 8 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Reggie Houston & Friends, all ages, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, April 20
Corkscrew Wine bar: Mike Winkle & Craig Snazelle, 7:30-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Quartet, 7:30 pm; 80’s Rewind & Unwind, Christopher Brown Quartet, $10, 9:30-11 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie: Dan Wilensky & Friends
Justa Pasta: Anson Wright & Tim Gilson, 7-9 pm
PCC Rock Creek: Marilyn Keller, Darrell Grant, 7:30 pm
Solae's Jazz Lounge: Lorna Baxter Trio (Lorna Bracken Baxter, vocals, Billy Hagen, guitar, Joey Aloia, bass) 8-11 pm
Wilfs at Union Station: Ron Steen’s Vocal Jazz, Jeremy Joyce, Todd Marston & Jonathan Lakey, $7, 7-10 pm
Thursday, April 21
Blackwell’s Grill: Terry Robb/Albert Reda Acoustic Duo, 8 pm
Jacqua Concert Hall, Eugene: Emerald City Jazz Kings: Sentimental Journey, 7:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown’s B3 Organ Group (Dan Balmer, Renato Caranto, Curtis Craft, Louis Pain) 8 pm
PCC Cascades, Moriarty Auditorium: OPB Oregon Experience advance screening of Jazz Town, music by Lorna Baxter Trio (Lorna Bracken Baxter, vocals, Billy Hagen, guitar, Joey Aloia, bass)
Pizzario, Hillsboro: Jazz Jam, Laura Cunard, vocals, Ray Hardiman, keyboard, Evin McHill, drums, all ages, 7-10 pm
Riverview Yoshida, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, guitar, 5-8 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Milneburg Jazz Band, 6-9 pm
Friday, April 22
Allison Inn, Newberg: Marilyn Keller, 6:30-10:30 pm
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Nancy Curtin Band (Tom Grant, Dave Captein & Ron Steen) $5, 8-11 pm
Benson Hotel: Barbara Lusch Duo (Mark Simon, piano) 8:30 pm-midnight
Billy Blues Bar & Grill, Vancouver: Patrick Lamb Band, 9 pm
Blue Diamond: Norman Sylvester Band, 9 pm
Five-0-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Heather Keizur, Steve Christofferson, all ages, 6:30-9:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Farnell Newton, The Othership Connection, 8 pm
Lair Hill Bistro: Lorna Baxter Trio (Lorna Bracken Baxter, vocals, Billy Hagen, guitar, Joey Aloia, bass) all ages, 5:30-8:30 pm
Langdon Farms: George Mitchell, piano, Dan Presley, bass, Bryant Allard, trumpet 6-8:30 pm
Lechon: JB Butler, 8:30-11 pm
Salty’s on the Columbia: Mel Brown & Jof Lee, 7-10 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Wilfs at Union Station: Rebecca Hardiman, Ray Hardiman, piano, Phil Baker, bass 7-11 pm
Saturday, April 23
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Horsfall Duo
Five-0-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Ray Hardiman, piano, Craig Snazelle, bass, Dave Averre, drums 6:30-9:30 pm
Florence Events Center, Florence: Emerald City Jazz Kings: Sentimental Journey, 2 pm
House Concert: Live Recording Session, Mike Winkle & Craig Snazelle, call 503-688-3376, or email pgs@DoolinGuitars.com, 3-5:30 pm
Howard Hinsdale Cellars, Silverton: Jon Deshler & Friends (John Deshler, trumpet, John Jorgensen, bass, Hank Will, piano) 7 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Ants in the Kitchen, 8 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Heather Keizur, Steve Christofferson, all ages, 6:30-9 pm
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini, Ed Bennett) 7-11 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Skyway Bar & Grill, Zig Zag: Terry Robb Trio, 9 pm
Wilfs at Union Station: Graham Covington Trio (Dennis Caiazza & Ron Steen) $10, 7-11 pm
Sunday, April 24
Alberta Abbey: PDX Jazz Presents Wayne Thompson Tribute: A Musical Celebration of Life,  Randy Porter, piano, Dave Captein, bass, Gary Hobbs, drums, David Evans, saxophone, all ages, $20 adv, $25 day of show, 3 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, Phil Goldberg, Dennis Caiazza, 8:30-11:30 pm
EaT, An Oyster Bar: New Orleans Brunch, Box of Chocolates (Reggie Houston, sax & vocals, Tim Acott, bass) 11 am-3 pm
Jacqua Concert Hall, Eugene: Emerald City Jazz Kings: Sentimental Journey, 2 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie: Sunday Brunch, Bobby Torres Trio, 11:30 am-3 pm
Marino’s Café: PJSF Sunday Singer’s Jam, 2-4 pm
Scandals: Laura Cunard/Laurent Nickle Quartet, 2-4 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Brunch, Kenneth West, 11 am-2 pm; Lance Vallis, all ages, 6-8 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Monday, April 25
Austin Auditorium, La Sells Stewart Center, Corvallis: Jacqua Concert Hall, Eugene: Emerald City Jazz Kings: Sentimental Journey, 7:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, 8 pm
Lake Theater & Café, Lake Oswego: Saved By the Blues: Book Release & Blues Dance with Julie Amici, Kevin Selfe, & Dean Mueller, $10, 7-9
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, bass), 9-11 pm
Produce Row: Pete Peterson Trio (Ed Bennett, Tim Rap)
Tuesday, April 26
Jimmy Mak’s: AJAM, 6:30 pm; Mel Brown Septet, 8 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Reggie Houston & Friends, all ages, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, April 27
Camellia Lounge: David Evans Band (Steve Christofferson, Tom Wakeling) $7, 7-9 pm
Corkscrew Wine Bar: Laura Cunard Trio 8-10 pm
Jacqua Concert Hall, Eugene: Carl Woideck Jazz Heritage Project, Jazz Meets Lennon & McCartney, 7;30 PM
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Quartet, 7:30 pm; 80’s Rewind & Unwind, Christopher Brown Quartet, $10, 9:30-11 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie: Tasha Miller, 7-9:30 pm
Justa Pasta: Anson Wright & Jasnam Daya Singh, 7-9 pm
Location TBA, call 503-594-3337 for more info Albert “Tootie” Heath Trio (Albert "Tootie" Heath drums, Randy Porter, piano, Tom Wakeling, bass)
Wilfs at Union Station: Ron Steen’s Vocal Jazz, Paula Byrne & Craig Bidondo,$7, 7-10 pm
Thursday, April 28
Aurora Colony Vineyards Tasting Room: Mike Winkle, Ray Hardiman, piano 6-8 pm
Aurora Colony Vineyards: Mike Winkle
Blackwell’s Grill: Terry Robb/Albert Reda Acoustic Duo, 8 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Chance Hayden, 6:30 pm: Mel Brown’s B3 Organ Group (Dan Balmer, Renato Caranto, Curtis Craft, Louis Pain) 8 pm
O’Connor’s Vault: True North (Kathy James, piano, Eric Austin, saxophone, Brad McMillan, trombone, Steve Morgan, bass, Steve Turmell, drums, Dan Murphy, vocals) $7, 7-10 pm
Pizzario, Hillsboro: Jazz Jam, Laura Cunard, keyboard, vocals, Evin McHill, drums, all ages, 7-10 pm
Riverview Yoshida, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, guitar, 5-8 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Milneburg Jazz Band, 6-9 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: Heather Keizur, Steve Christofferson, $8, 7-10 pm
Friday, April 29
Allison Inn, Newberg: Barbara Lusch Trio (Mark Simon, piano) 6:30-10:30 pm
Bijou Café: Bill Beach & Brasil Beat (Dennis Caiazza & Ron Steen) $5, 7-10 pm 7-10 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, Camas: Mitzi Zilka, 8-11 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Curtis Salgado Band, CD Release, 8 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie: Chicago Blues with the TableRockers, 10 pm-midnight
Langdon Farms: Rebecca Hardiman, Ray Hardiman, piano, Kurt Deutscher, drums 6-8:30
Lechon: JB Butler, 8:30-11 pm
O’Connor’s Vault: Lloyd Jones Quartet. $5, 8:30-10:30 pm
Salty’s on the Columbia: Mel Brown & Jof Lee, 7-10 pm
Sand Dune, Manzanita: Franco Paletta & the Stingers
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Tapas Martini & Wine, Longview: Heather Keizur, Steve Christofferson, 5-9 pm
Saturday, April 30
Alberta Abbey: PDX Jazz Presents Incredible Journey of Jazz Ensemble, all ages, no cover, 4 pm
Blue Diamond: Bill Rhoades & the Party Kings, 9 pm-midnight
0Cellar Cat, Albany: Heather Keizur, Steve Christofferson, 2-5 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: Norman Sylvester Band, 9 pm
Five-0-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Bill Beach & Brasil Beat, 7-10 pm
Howard Hinsdale Cellars, Silverton: Jon Deshler & Friends (John Deshler, trumpet, John Jorgensen, bass, Hank Will, piano) 7 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Curtis Salgado Band, CD Release, 8 pm
Las Primas, Inka Jam, 6-9 pm
Living Room Theater: Heather Keizur, Steve Christofferson, 8 pm-midnight
Multnomah Arts Center: Skylark Tappers Dance Recital and Concert, Marilyn Keller, vocals, Jack Buddeke, keyboards, Kevin Deitz, bass, Mike Snyder, drums, Jeff Homan, saxophone, $20, 503-245-3994, 3 pm
Pacific City: Birding & Blues Festival, Franco Paletta & the Stingers
Pizzario, Hillsboro: International Jazz Day, Laura Cunard and Sofia Csikos Quartet (Laura Cunard, keyboard, vocals, Sofia Csikos, vocals, Attila Csikos, guitar, Evin McHill, drums, all ages, 7:30-10:30 pm
Portland Piano Company: David Friesen Circle 3 Trio (David Friesen, bass, Greg Goebel, piano, Charlie Doggett, drums, all ages, 7:30 pm 
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini, Ed Bennett) 7-11 pm
Secret Society Ballroom: Midnight Serenaders & the Bridgetown Sextet, , $10 adv./$12 at the door, 9 pm-midnight
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Sunday, May 1
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, 8:30-11:30 pm
EaT, An Oyster Bar: New Orleans Brunch, Box of Chocolates (Reggie Houston, sax & vocals, Tim Acott, bass) 11 am-3 pm
Jo Bar & Rotisserie: May Day Latin Brunch, Martin Sandoval & Friends, 11 am-3 pm; Rebecca Kilgore, 7 pm
Multnomah Arts Center: Skylark Tappers Dance Recital and Concert, Marilyn Keller, vocals, Jack Buddeke, keyboards, Kevin Deitz, bass, Mike Snyder, drums, Jeff Homan, saxophone, $20, 503-245-3994, 3 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Brunch, Kenneth West, 11 am-2 pm; Lance Vallis, all ages, 6-8 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, 6:30-9:30 pm
Monday, May 2
Jimmy Mak’s: Dan Balmer Trio, 8 pm
Lake Theater, Lake Oswego: Rebecca Kilgore & Greta Matassa, 7 pm
Laurelthirst Pub: Kung Pao Chickens (Jon Neufeld, guitar, Tracy Kim, guitar, Gary Guenther, clarinet, Tim Acott, bass), 9-11 pm
Tuesday, May 3
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, 8 pm; Grant HS Band, 6:30 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Reggie Houston & Friends, all ages, 6-9 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 -"Trad Jazz" with host Phil Brenes, 9 - 11am; "The Second Line" with host Deborah, 11am - 1pm
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