Upcoming Events 

(Last Update 01/03/2016)

See the JSO Calendar page for daily listings.

January 8
Arrivederci! Wine Bar, Milwaukie: Gordon Lee Quartet (Lee, piano, Warren Rand, alto, Dennis Caiazza, bass, Carlton Jackson, drums), 7:30 pm

January 14
Christo’s Pizzeria & Lounge, Salem: CD Release, George Colligan

January 15
Bijou Café: Becky Kilgore’s Western Swing Band, featuring James Mason, violin, $10, 7-10 pm

January 16
Jimmy Mak’s: BB King Tribute, Sonny Hess Band, Norman Sylvester guests, 8 pm

January 29
Jimmy Mak’s: Harlem in Havana, Thara Memory, Bobby Torres, Tahirah Memory, Sean Holmes, Julana Torres, 8 pm & 10 pm

January 31
Old Church: CD Release: Moonshadow Dance, Rebecca Kilgore w/ Randy Porter, Tom Wakeling, Todd Strait, Mike Horsfall, special guest Susannah Mars, $12, 2-4 pm

February 9
Newmark Theater: Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn

February 12
Oxford Hotel, Band: Jazz at the Oxford” - Pete Escovedo Orchestra with Sheila E.

February 18-28
“Biamp PDX Jazz Festival - John Coltrane @ 90 Celebrates 13th Annual Gathering of Living Legends, NEA Jazz Masters, Established and Emerging Artists” - headliners Ravi Coltrane, Charles Lloyd, Dianne Reeves. Tributes to Alice Coltrane, Elvin Jones, Freddie Hubbard, Wes Montgomery & Joni Mitchell. Spanish Harlem Orchestra, Sonny Fortune, Sullivan Fortner to open, plus rare performances by Reggie Workman, Gary Bartz, Gary Peacock, Chano Domínguez, Jimmy Cobb. Special Double Bills: Kenny Barron and Pat Martino, Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band and Alicia Olatuja. Saxophone Summit Supreme: Orrin Evans Trio with JD Allen, Jimmy Greene & Devin Phillips. John Scofield & Joe Lovano Quartet are set for an historic reunion Festival finale.

“Ron Steen Jam”
Clyde’s Prime Rib

Dan Balmer Trio
Jimmy Mak’s

Tuesdays, 6- 9 pm
Reggie Houston & Friends
Tapalaya Restaurant

“Ron Steen’s Vocal Showcase”
Wilf’s at Union Station

Christopher Brown Open Jazz Jam
Wine Up on Williams


Don't forget the radio. Here are some of the special programs that are regularly available.
There is always Jazz just a dial away. Support your local Jazz stations to keep it that way!

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

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

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

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

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

KMHD - blues shows, 4pm-2am

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