July 2015 Jazz Calendar 

(Last Update 07/01/2015)

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Wednesday, July 1
Benson Hotel: Bill Beach (piano & vocal), 8:30-11:30 pm
Buddies Sports Bar, Aloha: Norman Sylvester Band, 6 pm
Gayle’s Italian Market & Delicatessen, Salem: “Wine Wednesdays”- Rebecca Hardiman & Friends. 5-8 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: CD Release - “Padme” – Cali O’Doherty, 8 pm
Justa Pasta: Anson Wright & Tim Gilson, 7-9 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Mike Horsfall & Haley Horsfall, 6:30-9 pm
Salishan Lodge, Gleneden Beach, OR: “Siletz Bay Music Festival” – Rebecca Kilgore with Dick Hyman and Ken Peplowski, 7:30 pm
Turn, Turn, Turn: “Creative Music Guild’s Outset Series” - Sustentacula, Prime Meridian; all ages, $5-$15 sliding scale, 8-10 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: Michangela, vocals, Ron Steen, percussion, Joe Millward, keyboard/bass, $10 cover, 7- 10 pm
Thursday, July 2
Aurora Colony Vineyards: “Jazz on the Patio” - Rebecca Hardiman & Friends, 6-9 pm
Camellia Lounge: “In Town Jazz” - Shao Way Wu, composer/bassist, Ethan Maier, piano, Dave Averre, drums, Annie Averre, vocals, $8, 7-9 pm
Christo’s Pizzeria & Lounge, Salem: the Sean & Fred Show (Matt Carr, trumpet, Mark Davey, sax and flute, Al Criado, bass, Marty Higgins, drums), $12, 7 pm
Classic Pianos: “First Thursday - Cadence Festival of the Unknown” - John Gross; New Work by Nevada Jones; Improvised Set with Art Resnick, Andre St. James, John Gross, Doug Haning, Marie Black, David Haney; $10, 8-10 pm
Corkscrew Wine Bar: Mike Winkle & Craig Snazelle, 7-10 pm
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio with Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown’s B3 Organ Group with Jules Broussard & Danny Armstrong, 8 pm
Mazza’s: “First Thursday at Mazza’s” – Jessica Dover, vocals, with the John Dover Quartet (Pete Petersen, sax, Mike Doolin, guitar, Craig Snazelle, bass, Charles Neal, drums), minors until 10:30 pm; $5, 7:30 pm
McCormick’s Fish House: Heather Keizur & Randy Porter, 6-9 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Milneburg Jazz Band, 6-9 pm
Velo Cult Bike Shop: Waffle Taco and Friends (followed by open jam), 7 pm
Waterfront Park: “Waterfront Blues Festival” – Greg Allman Band, Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band, Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band, Scott Pemberton, more, noon-10 pm
Wine Up on Williams: Christopher Brown “Jazz Jam Session,” no cover, 7-10 pm
Yoshida Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8 pm
Friday, July 3
Andina Restaurant: JB Butler Trio
Bijou Café: Nancy King with Dan Gaynor, Scott Steed, Cheryl Alex; $7, 7-10 pm
Confluence Winery, Ridgefield: Norman Sylvester Band, 6 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Top Hat Confederacy & Coco Columbia, 8 pm
Langdon Farms, Aurora: “Jazz at the Grill” - Rebecca Hardiman with Whitney Moulton, bass, Ray Hardiman, piano, 6-8:30 pm
Lanza’s Ristorante, Port Townsend: Mike Horsfall, 6-9 pm
Salty’s on the Columbia: Mel Brown & Jof Lee, 7-10 pm
Secret Society Ballroom: “First Friday Happy Hour” – Pink Lady & the John Bennett Jazz Band, 6-8 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Tapas, Martinis & Wine: Heather Keizur & Steve Christofferson, 6-10 pm
Waterfront Park: “Waterfront Blues Festival” – Galactic with Macy Gray, Allen Toussaint, Charmaine Neville, Ty Curtis, more, noon-10 pm
Saturday, July 4
Benson Hotel: Barbara Lusch Duo with Mark Simon, piano; 8 pm-midnight
Happy Valley: Patrick Lamb Band
Lanza’s Ristorante, Port Townsend: Mike Horsfall, 6-9 pm
Latus Motors: Franco Paletta & the Stingers, noon-4 pm
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini & Ed Bennett), no cover, 7:30-11 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Waterfront Park: “Waterfront Blues Festival” – Dave & Phil Alvin, The Palladins, Con Brio, King Louis Blues Revue, Duffy Bishop, Pin & the Horn-its, Thara Memory’s American Music Program, Fireworks, more, noon-10 pm
Sunday, July 5
Augustana Church: “Jazz Service” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 6-7:30 pm
Camellia Lounge: “Jazz Brunch” – Tom Grant, $7, 10 am-1 pm;
Blueprints Trio, $8, 4-6 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Ron Steen Jam” – Steve Christofferson, 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
Salishan Lodge, Gleneden Beach, OR: “Siletz Bay Music Festival” – Rebecca Kilgore with Dick Hyman and Ken Peplowski, Mark Vehrencamp, Craig McKinley
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, $5 min, 6:30-9:30 pm
Turn, Turn, Turn: George Colligan & Theoretical Planets, 8 pm
Waterfront Park: “Red, White & Blues Run” – Patrick Lamb Band (morning)
Waterfront Park: “Waterfront Blues Festival” – Buddy Guy & Quinn Sullivan, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Rick Estrin & the Nightcats, “Linda Hornbuckle/Janice Scroggins Old Time Gospel Memorial Show,” more, noon-9 pm
West Linn Unity Center: “Jazz Sunday” – Linda Lee Michelet
Monday, July 6
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, July 7
Andina Restaurant: JB Butler
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard, piano & vocals, Dan Wilensky, sax, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, 8 pm; Vinyl Gold, 6:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Nancy Hamilton Trio
Tapalaya Restaurant: Reggie Houston, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, July 8
Benson Hotel: Bill Beach (piano & vocal), 8:30-11:30 pm
Dawson Park: “Portland Parks & Recreation Music Community Legacy - Remembering Janice Scroggins and Linda Hornbuckle” - The Linda Hornbuckle Band featuring LaRhonda Steele, Norman Sylvester and Lenanne Sylvester Miller, Arietta Scroggins Ward and Nafisaria Scroggins Thomas, 6 pm
Gayle’s Italian Market & Delicatessen, Salem: “Wine Wednesdays” - Rebecca Hardiman & Friends. 5-8 pm
Justa Pasta, Anson Wright & Tim Gilson, 7-9 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Bylines Duo
Vinetopia, Forest Park: JB Butler, 6-9 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: Jan Koenig, vocals, Ron Steen, percussion, Joe Millward, keyboard/bass; $10 cover, 7- 10 pm
Thursday, July 9
Aurora Colony Vineyards: “Jazz on the Patio” - Rebecca Hardiman & Friends, 6-9 pm
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio with Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown’s B3 Organ Group, 8 pm
Lehrer, Beaverton: Norman Sylvester Band, 7 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Milneburg Jazz Band 6-9 pm
The Old Church: Joe Powers and Friends (Yosuke Onuma, Randy Porter, Jesse Brooke, Bernardo Gomez), 7 pm
Wine Up on Williams: Christopher Brown “Jazz Jam Session,” no cover, 7-10 pm
Yoshida Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8 pm
Friday, July 10
Aloft Hotel: Andre St. James Trio (Andre St. James, bass, John Keyser, guitar, Nick Saume`, drums), no cover, all ages, 7:30-10:30 pm
Bijou Café: Graham Covington Trio (Dennis Caiazza & Ron Steen), $5, 7-10 pm
Fernhill Park: “Portland Summer Concerts in the Park” – Ken DeRouchie Band
Heathman Hotel: Tom Grant & Shelly Rudolph, 7-11 pm
Helvetia: “Helvetia Lavender Festival” - Heather Keizur & Steve Christofferson, 1-4 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Soul Vaccination
Langdon Farms, Aurora: “Jazz at the Grill” – Nancy Curtin & Friends (Matt Schiff, guitar, Kevin Deitz, bass, Kurt Deutscher, drums), 6-8:30 pm
Michelle’s Piano Company: “The Portland Jazz Workshop Presents” – The Ed Bennett Quintet (Paul Mazzio, Rob Davis, Randy Porter & Jason Palmer), 8 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
Slide Inn: Anandi & Mike Horsfall, 7:30-9:30 pm
Saturday, July 11
Big River Restaurant, Corvallis: Bill Beach & Brasil Beat, 8-10 pm
Camellia Lounge: Thomas Barber, 7-9 pm
Columbia River High School, Vancouver: “Relay for Life” – Norman Sylvester Band, noon
Helvetia: “Helvetia Lavender Festival” – Laura Cunard, vocals & piano, 10 am-1 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Soul Vaccination
Keizer Amphitheater, Keizer: Patrick Lamb Band
Living Room Theater: Laura Cunard and Laurent Nickel, 8 pm - midnight
Mississippi Street Fair: Norman Sylvester Band, 4:30 pm
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini & Ed Bennett), no cover, 7:30-11 pm
Portland Saturday Market: Greydogz, 2-3:30 pm
Ringside Fish House: Matt Schiff & Al Criado, 6-11 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: Paula Byrne & Mike Horsfall, 8-10 pm
Wine Up on Williams: George Colligan Trio, 8 pm
Sunday, July 12
Augustana Church: “Jazz Service” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 6-7:30 pm
Billy Web Elk’s Lodge: “Jazz Jam” - Marilyn Keller, Vincent Frates, piano, Ed Bennett, bass, Tim Rap, drums
Camellia Lounge: “Sunday Brunch” – Rebecca Kilgore, Randy Porter, & Tom Wakeling, 10:30 am-1 pm; Happy Hour” – Donja Joseph Konty, 4-6 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Ron Steen Jam” – Greg Goebel, 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
Marino Café: “Singers Jam” – Mitzi Zilka, $5, 2-4 pm
Oak Hills Park Recreation Center: “Summer Concert - A Walk In The Park” - Second Wind Jazz, no cover, 6-8 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, $5 min, 6:30-9:30 pm
Monday, July 13
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
Pioneer Square Farmer’s Market: Greydogz, 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Portland State University, Lincoln Hall, Room 47: “The Shedd - PSU Summer Jazz Camp −1-2 pm masterclass George Colligan; 2-3 pm masterclass Darrell Grant; 6-8 pm Jam with George Colligan, Darrell Grant, Bill Mooring, Chris Brown, Ryan Meagher, David Valdez, Jeff Baker
Tuesday, July 14
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard with Levis Dragulin, trumpet, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, 8 pm; Minor, 6:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Heather Keizur & Steve Christofferson, 6:30-9 pm
Portland State University, Lincoln Hall, Room 47: “The Shedd - PSU Summer Jazz Camp - 1-2 pm Masterclass Joe Manis; 2-3 pm Masterclass Chris Brown; 6-8 pm Performance duos: George Colligan/Bill Mooring & Josh Deutch
Tapalaya Restaurant: Reggie Houston, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, July 15
Benson Hotel: Bill Beach (piano & vocal), 8:30-11:30 pm
Corkscrew Wine Bar, Sellwood: Laura Cunard Trio (Laurent Nickel, Nick Saume’), 8-10 pm
Gayle’s Italian Market & Delicatessen, Salem: “Wine Wednesdays” - Rebecca Hardiman & Friends. 5-8 pm
Gila Lane Gallery: Matt Schiff, 6-8 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Quartet, 8 pm; “80’s Rewind & Unwind” – Christopher Brown Quartet, 9:30-11 pm, $5
Justa Pasta, Anson Wright & Tim Gilson, 7-9 pm
Main St. by the Schnitz: “Music on Main Street” - Joey Porter’s Tribute to Stevie Wonder, no cover, 5-7 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Bylines Duo
Portland State University, Lincoln Hall, Room 47: “The Shedd - PSU Summer Jazz Camp - 1-2 pm Masterclass Bill Mooring; 2-3 pm Masterclass Tom Wakeling; 6--8 pm Jam with Tom Wakeling, Chris Brown, Darrell Grant, Ryan Meagher, Jeff Baker
Turn, Turn, Turn: “Creative Music Guild’s Outset Series” – Astral Pork Display, Katie Buono; all ages, $5-$15 sliding scale, 8-10 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: Margie Gibson, vocals, Ron Steen, percussion, Joe Millward, keyboard/bass; $10 cover, 7- 10 pm
Thursday, July 16
Aurora Colony Vineyards: “Jazz on the Patio” - Marcia Hocker with Craig Snazelle, bass and Ray Hardiman, piano, 6-9 pm
Camellia Lounge: “Jazz Vocal Showcase,” $8
Christo’s Pizzeria & Lounge, Salem: Mirage Jazz Ensemble (Sammy Epstein, Dennis Plies, Tim Gilson), $10, 7-9 pm
Esther Short Park, Vancouver: Patrick Lamb Band
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio, Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown’s B3 Organ Group, 8 pm
Kruger farms, Sauvie Island: Bill Rhoades & the Party Kings, 6-9:30 pm
Portland State University, Lincoln Hall, Room 47: “The Shedd - PSU Summer Jazz Camp - 1-2 pm masterclass Ryan Meagher; 2-3 pm masterclass Tom Barber: 6-8 pm jam with Bill Mooring, Chris Brown, Jeff Baker, Tom Barber, George Colligan, Ryan Meagher
Secret Society Ballroom: “Portland Lindy Society Presents” - Pink Lady & the John Bennett Jazz Band, 6-8 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Milneburg Jazz Band 6-9 pm
Wine Up on Williams: Christopher Brown “Jazz Jam Session,” no cover, 7-10 pm
Yoshida Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8 pm
Friday, July 17
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall: Harry Connick Jr., 7:30 pm
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Graham Covington Trio (Dennis Caiazza & Ron Steen), $5, 8-11 pm
Bijou Café: Rebecca Kilgore, Randy Porter, Tom Wakeling & Rob Thomas, 7-10 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge: Heather Keizur & Steve Christofferson, 8-11 pm
Camellia Lounge: Anandi & Mike Doolin, $10, 7-9 pm
Cathedral Park, St. John’s: “JSO Presents” - Cathedral Park Jazz Festival” – Ben Rice, LaRhonda Steele, Dover Weinberg Quartet, Guitar Masters Finale (featuring Lloyd Jones, Norman
Sylvester, Michael Osborn, Jay “Bird” Koder and Ben Rice in a four generation tribute to 35 years of music in the park); 5-10 pm

Central Hotel” CPJF After Party” - Norman Sylvester, Jay Bird Koder, Ty Curtis, Ben Rice, 9:30 pm
Five-0-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Hailey Niswanger Quartet, 7 pm
Halibuts: Franco Paletta & the Stingers, 8 pm
Heathman Hotel: Bobby Torres Trio, 7-11 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Chuck Israels Jazz Orchestra, 8 pm
Langdon Farms, Aurora: “Jazz at the Grill” - Rebecca Hardiman with Whitney Moulton, bass, Ray Hardiman, piano, Dave Averre, drums, 6-8:30 pm
Portland State University, Lincoln Hall, Room 47: “The Shedd - PSU Summer Jazz Camp - 1-2 pm Masterclass David Valdez; 2-3 pm Masterclass Jeff Baker; 6-8 pm student combos
Salty’s on the Columbia: Mel Brown & Jof Lee, 7-10 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: H Quartet (Haley Horsfall, Mike Horsfall, Andrea Niemiec, Jason Palmer), 7-11 pm
Saturday, July 18
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Sellwood Jazz (guest pocket trumpeter Jack Johnson), David Stone, leader; $4, 7:30-10:45 pm
Benson Hotel: Heather Keizur & Vincent Frates, 8:30- midnight
Cathedral Park, St. John’s: “JSO Presents” - Cathedral Park Jazz Festival” - Portland Youth Jazz Orchestra, Chris Parker Quartet, Blueprints Trio, Kung Pao Chickens, Pa’lante, Toni Lincoln Quartet, Hailey Niswanger’s PDX Soul
Gresham, 4th & Miller Stage: “Gresham Arts Festival” – Jonathan Smith Trio (Jonathan Smith, guitar, Steve Hall, organ, Jon Huteson, drums), 1:30-3 pm
Jazz Station, Eugene: Sammy Epstein Quartet (Jerry Gleason, Mo Schneider, Paul Slate), $8, members and students - $6, 8- 11 pm
Jazzy Bagels, Gresham: “Gresham Art Walk” - Laura Cunard & Nick Saume’, 11 am- 2 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Etta’s World & Hot Tea Cold, 8 pm
Oregon Zoo: Patrick Lamb Band
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Ghosts Like Us
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini & Ed Bennett), no cover, 7:30-11 pm
Rose City Park: Norman Sylvester Band, 6 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Sunday, July 19
Augustana Church: “Jazz Service” - Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 6-7:30 pm
Bradford’s: Ed Neumann, guest Franco Paletta, 7:30 pm
Camellia Lounge: “Jazz Brunch” – Mike Doolin Duo, 10:30am-1 pm
Cathedral Park, St. John’s: “JSO Presents” - Cathedral Park Jazz Festival” - American Music Program, Todd Bishop Group, Kelly Broadway Quartet, Robert Moore Orchestra, Paul Creighton Project, Tribute to Stevie Wonder
Clackamas Repertory Theatre: “Cabaret Series - Sundays at Seven” – Rebecca Kilgore, Randy Porter & Tom Wakeling
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Ron Steen Jam”
EaT, An Oyster Bar: “New Orleans Brunch” - Box of Chocolates (Reggie Houston, sax & vocals, Tim Acott, upright bass), 11 am-3 pm
Forest Grove: “Concours D’Elegance” – Tom Grant Band, 11 am – 1 pm
Meinig Memorial Park, Sandy: “Wine in the Woods” – French Twist X3 (Nancy Curtin, Jason Woodrow, Mitzi Zilka)
St. James Lutheran Church: ”Jazz Vespers” - Mike Horsfall Trio with special guest Israel Annoh, percussion, 4:45-6 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, $5 minimum, 6:30-9:30 pm
Monday, July 20
Jimmy Mak’s: Barra Brown’s Bends with Frenefits, 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
Vie de Boheme: Chuck Israels Jazz Orchestra, all ages until 8 pm, $10, 6:30 pm
Tuesday, July 21
Andina Restaurant: JB Butler
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard, David Valdez, sax, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, 8 pm; Mac Potts, 6:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Mike Winkle, 6:30-9:30 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Reggie Houston, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, July 22
Benson Hotel: Bill Beach (piano & vocal), 8:30-11:30 pm
Gayle’s Italian Market & Delicatessen, Salem: “Wine Wednesdays” - Rebecca Hardiman & Friends. 5-8 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Quartet, 8 pm; “80’s Rewind & Unwind” – Christopher Brown Quartet, 9:30-11 pm, $5
Justa Pasta, Anson Wright & Tim Gilson, 7-9 pm
Main St. by the Schnitz: “Music on Main Street” - The Shanghai Woolies, no cover, 5-7 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Bylines Duo
Wilf’s at Union Station: Kelly Broadway, vocals, Ron Steen, percussion, Joe Millward, keyboard/bass; $10 cover, 7- 10 pm
Thursday, July 23
Aurora Colony Vineyards: “Jazz on the Patio” - Rebecca Hardiman with Kevin Karrick, guitar, 6-9 pm
Christo’s Pizzeria & Lounge, Salem: Dinosaur Quartet (Gordon Lee, Warren Rand, Dennis Caiazza, Carlton Jackson), $12, 7 pm
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio with Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: “PDX Jazz Presents” – Catherine Russell (Matt Munisteri, guitar, Mark Shane, piano, Tal Ronen, bass), 8 pm
No Ho’s Hawaiian Café, Fremont: Circle 3 Trio (David Friesen, bass, Rob Davis, tenor, soprano saxes, Charlie Doggett, drums), 6:30-9:30 pm
Port Townsend, WA: “Jazz Port Townsend”
Tapalaya Restaurant: Milneburg Jazz Band 6-9 pm
Tapas, Martinis & Wine: Heather Keizur & Steve Christofferson, 6-10 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: John Gilmore Trio (Joe Millward & Ron Steen), $7, 7-10 pm
Wine Up on Williams: Christopher Brown “Jazz Jam Session,” no cover, 7-10 pm
Yoshida Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8 pm
Friday, July 24
Aloft Hotel: Anson Wright Trio (Jasnam Daya Singh aka Weber Iago, Chris Higgins), 7-10 pm
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Kate & the Crocodiles, all ages, 8-11 pm
Benson Hotel: Linda Lee Michelet, no cover, 8:30- midnight
Bijou Café: Steve Christofferson Trio, 7-10 pm
Cooper Mt. Winery: Rick Homer, Matt Schiff & Carolyn Joyce, 1-4 pm
Duff’s Garage: Ken DeRouchie Band
Greenwood Playhouse, Bend: “Jazz at Joe’s Presents” – Dan Faehnle Trio (Phil Baker & Ron Steen), 7-10  pm
Jazz Station, Eugene: Joe Manis Trio (George Colligan, organ, Jason Palmer, drums), all ages, $8, 8-11 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Quadraphones with Honey Butter, 8 pm
Langdon Farms, Aurora: “Jazz at the Grill” – Mike Winkle & Friends, 6-8:30 pm
Port Townsend, Wa: “Jazz Port Townsend”
Roadhouse 101, Lincoln City: Franco Paletta & the Stingers, 9 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
Tapas, Martinis & Wine: Heather Keizur & Matt Tabor, 6-10 pm
Trail’s End Saloon, Oregon City: Norman Sylvester Band, 9 pm
Wilf’s Restaurant: Ed Bennett Quintet (Paul Mazzio, Rob Davis, Dan Gaynor & Tim Rap), 7-11 pm
Saturday, July 25
Benson Hotel: Marilyn Keller, Vincent Frates, piano, 8:30- midnight
Five-0-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Bill Beach & Brasil Beat (Dennis Caiazza & Ron Steen), 7-10 pm
Halibut’s: Norman Sylvester Band, 8 pm
Heathman Hotel: Linda Lee Michelet Trio (Neil Grandstaff guitar, Mark Simon, piano), no cover, 7-11 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Andy Stokes
Las Primas: “Inka Jam” - JB Butler, no cover, 6-9 pm
Living Room Theater: Anandi & Jasnam Daya Singh (Weber Iago), 8 pm-midnight
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Catarina New Trio
Port Townsend, Wa: “Jazz Port Townsend”
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini & Ed Bennett), no cover, 7:30-11 pm
Reserve Vineyards and Golf Club: “Ten Grands on the Green”, Michael Allen Harrison, Tom Grant, John Nilsen, Cayla & Ashley, Colleen Adent, Mac Potts, Tanner Johnson, William Chapman Nyaho, Hailey Rowden, Vincent Johnson, Yipp Trio, Eric Lautenbach, Austin Miller, Trevor Natiuk, Matthiew Galizia, Sgt. Jim Quackenbush, emcee Bill Schonely; $40 reserved/$25 general/$10 (youth ages 3-12), doors 4:30, concert 6:30 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
Sunday, July 26
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, 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
Jo Bar at Papa Haydn West: George Colligan Trio, 6:30-9 pm
Marino Café: “Singers Jam” – Mitzi Zilka, $5, 2-4 pm
Scandals: “Sunday Jazz at Scandals” - Laura Cunard & the Laurent Nickel Quartet, 2-4 pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, $5 minimum, 6:30-9:30 pm
Monday, July 27
Jimmy Mak’s: AM/PM Jazz Combo & the Devin Phillips Band, $10/$5 students, 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
Tuesday, July 28
Coyote’s, Hillsboro: “Jazz Jam” – Laura Cunard with Marilyn Keller, vocals, 7:30-10:30 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Septet, 8 pm; Ryan Meagher, 6:30 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Heather Keizur & Steve Christofferson, 6:30-9 pm
Tapalaya Restaurant: Reggie Houston, 6-9 pm
Wednesday, July 29
Benson Hotel: Bill Beach (piano & vocal), 8:30-11:30 pm
Gayle’s Italian Market & Delicatessen, Salem: “Wine Wednesdays” - Rebecca Hardiman & Friends. 5-8 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown Quartet, 8 pm; “Steve Pringle’s Birthday Bash featuring Café R&B” 8:30 pm; “80’s Rewind & Unwind” – Christopher Brown Quartet, 9:30-11 pm, $5
Jo Bar at Papa Haydn West: George Colligan Trio, 6:30-9 pm
Justa Pasta, Anson Wright & Tim Gilson, 7-9 pm
Main St. by the Schnitz: “Music on Main Street” - 3 Leg Torso, no cover, 5-7 pm
Main St. by the Schnitz: “Noontime Showcase” – Marti Mendenhall, no cover. 11 am-2 pm
Orenco Station Grill, Hillsboro: Bylines Duo
Vinetopia, Forest Park: JB Butler, 6-9 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: Lura Griffiths, vocals, Ron Steen, percussion, Joe Millward, keyboard/bass,
$10 cover, 7- 10 pm
Thursday, July 30
Aurora Colony Vineyards: “Jazz on the Patio” – Rebecca Hardiman & Friends, 6-9 pm
Christo’s Pizzeria and Lounge, Salem: Circle 3 Trio (David Friesen, bass, Greg Goebel, piano, Charlie
Doggett, drums), $12, 7-10 pm
Hawthorne Lobster House: Norman Sylvester Duo, 8 pm
Heathman Hotel: Johnny Martin Trio with Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: Mel Brown’s B3 Organ Group, 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
Tapalaya Restaurant: Milneburg Jazz Band 6-9 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: Heather Keizur & Steve Christofferson, 7-10 pm
Wine Up on Williams: Christopher Brown “Jazz Jam Session,” no cover, 7-10 pm
Yoshida Riverview Restaurant, Troutdale: Matt Schiff, 5-8 pm
Friday, July 31
Aloft Hotel: Andre St. James Trio (John Keyser, guitar, Nick Saume`, drums), no cover, all ages, 7:30-10:30 pm
Birch St. Uptown Lounge, Camas: Bill Beach & Brasil Beat, 8-11 pm
Blue Diamond: Franco Paletta & the Stingers, 9 pm
Camellia Lounge: Bamberger-Engel-Hines-Eave, $5
Elk’s Club, Milwaukie: Heather Keizur & George Mitchell, 7-10 pm
Five-0-Three Restaurant, West Linn: Norman Sylvester Band, 7 pm
Jimmy Mak’s: the Yachtsmen, 8 pm
Langdon Farms, Aurora: “Jazz at the Grill” - Rebecca Hardiman with Dan Presley, bass, Ron Steen, drums, Ray Hardiman, piano, 6-8:30 pm
Mock’s Crest Tavern: “CD Release” – Big Bossa (formerly Midnight Suns) with Evan Shlaes, Fred Ingram, Terry Robb, Dave Captein
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, August 1
Jimmy Mak’s: Bobby Torres Ensemble, special guest Alex Acuna, 7:30 pm & 10 pm
Portland Prime: Mel Brown Trio (Tony Pacini & Ed Bennett), no cover, 7:30-11 pm
Shirley’s Tippy Canoe: Ollie McClay/Craig Bidondo Duo, 6-10 pm
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Fourth Plain, Vancouver: “Jazz Vespers” – Mike Horsfall, vibes, 6:30-7:30 pm
Wilf’s at Union Station: Phil Baker Trio with George Colligan & Ron Steen, $10, 7-11 pm
Yoshida Estate, Troutdale: Patrick Lamb Band
Sunday, August 2
Ainsworth Church of Christ: Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz & Ron Steen), 10 am - noon
Augustana Church (lawn): “Summer in the City” – Augustana Jazz Quartet (Marilyn Keller, George Mitchell, Kevin Deitz, Ron Steen), 5-7:30 pm
Clyde’s Prime Rib: “Ron Steen Jam” 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
Hollywood Senior Center: “Goin’ Hollywood” - Second Wind Jazz, $5-$10 donation, 3-4:30 pm
Keizer Amphitheater, Keizer: Patrick Lamb Band
Maryhill Winery, Goldendale: Kat Cogswell & James Gregg, no cover, 1-5pm
Tommy O’s Pacific Rim Bistro, Vancouver downtown: Tom Grant Band Concert & Jam Session, $5 minimum, 6:30-9:30 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