Jazz Calendar (Updated 11/ 16 /2016)

Nov 15, 2016

Featured event:

Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra will perform at the Holland Performing Arts Center in Omaha, Nebraska on Friday, December 2nd.   Showtime is 8:00pm.   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

And in other events:

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

The Nebraska Jazz Orchestra presents a night of music with trumpeter  Marquis Hill on Thursday, December 15th.  The winner of the 2014 Thelonious Monk International Trumpet Competition, the 2013 Carmine Caruso International Jazz Trumpet Solo Competition, and the 2012 International Trumpet Guild jazz competition, Marquis Hill is an artist who is quickly rising to the top of the international jazz scene. He has popular recordings with Skiptone Music and Concord Records and is quickly rising to the top of the Chicago jazz scene with his beautiful tone on trumpet and flugelhorn, coupled with his ability to merge contemporary styles with jazz classics. Marquis Hill will join the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra for a concert on Thursday, December 15th. Showtime is at 7:30pm. For more information, you may call  (402) 477-8446   or visit