Jazz Calendar (Updated 2/ 9 /2016)

Feb 9, 2016

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in the historic Rococo Theatre with vocalist Jackie Allen as she performs a sensual evening of live jazz backed by a national all-star quintet. Praised as “romantic and poetic” by Rolling Stone, Allen sings timeless love songs in her signature sultry style. "A Romantic Evening with Jackie Allen" takes place Saturday night, February 13th at 8:00pm at the Lied Center for Performing Arts, 301 North 12th Street in Lincoln, Nebraska. For more information you may visit http://www.liedcenter.org

The Brubeck Brothers Jazz Quartet  will perform in Omaha in February. The Brubeck Brothers will present a "Tribute to Dave Brubeck", their legendary father, on February 26th at 8:00pm. Having performed in concert series and at jazz festivals across North America and Europe for decades, they bring jazz standards, original material and Dave Brubeck classics to the intimate setting of the Holland Center’s 1200 Club. For more information you may visit https://www.omahaperformingarts.org/

Take a stroll through the swinging streets of the Big Easy with one of the world’s most sought-after big bands! Legendary vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater returns to Omaha with Grammy Award®-winning trumpeter Irvin Mayfield and his New Orleans Jazz Orchestra for a 10th Anniversary tour paying tribute to the victims of Hurricane Katrina. This concert, filled with the  spirit of Mardi Gras and unmistakable sounds of New Orleans,will take place March 12th at the Holland Performing Arts Center. For more information you may visit https://www.omahaperformingarts.org/