Jazz Calendar (Updated 10/ 07 /2016)
The 18th Annual Blues Jazz and Gospel Jazz Concert will feature performances by keyboard legend Jeff Lorber and the Urban Jazz Coalition. This concert will take place at the Metropolitan Community College Fort Campus, October 14th, in Omaha, Nebraska. General Admission $25 & VIP $35. For more information, you may visit The North Omaha Foundation on Facebook or call 402-707-8915
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The Capital Jazz Society presents performances this fall from the Capital Jazz Society Big Band and by the Capital Jazz Series at VEGA(Above the Railyard) in Lincoln's Historic Haymarket in Lincoln, Nebraska. For more information, you may visit http://www.artsincorporated.org/cjs/
Saxophonist Stephen Riley and pianist Peter Zak will perform on October 13th at 7:30pm at Caspe Terrace in Waukee, Iowa. The duo will present an evening of jazz standards. Following the performance there will be an after-concert reception presented by the Waukee Area Arts Council. Seating is limited. For more information you may call 515-279-6452.
Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra will perform at the Holland Performing Arts Center in Omaha, Nebraska on Friday, December 2nd, 2016. Showtime is 8:00pm. Jazz up the holidays with legendary trumpeter Wynton Marsalis. The nine-time Grammy Award®-winner returns to Omaha with the world-renowned Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and incomparable vocalist, Catherine Russell, for Big Band Holidays, a swingin’ night of holiday favorites including “Zat You Santa Claus” and Count Basie’s “Jingle Bells.” For more information, you may visit omahaperformingarts.org.