Jim Stranahan’s Little Big Band – May 20

Jim Stranahan’s Little Big Band – May 20

Justin Adams – piano Ron Bland – bass Mike Marlier – drums Greg Gisbert – trumpet Jim Stranahan – saxophone & director of the Douglas County High School Jazz Ensemble JIM STRANAHAN is a recording artist with Capri/Tapestry records. His May 2010 internationally released album, Free For All, features his original compositions including a group … Read More

Hal Galper Trio – Feb 20 & 21

Hal Galper Trio – Feb 20 & 21

Galper’s 21st century series of trio albums for Origin Records incorporates his development of “Rubato” playing as a means of melding In his fifth decade as a major jazz artist, Hal Galper continues the innovation that has made him one of today‘s most surprising and satisfying pianists. Galper’s 21st century series of trio albums for … Read More

Cabaret a la Monde – July 12

Cabaret a la Monde – July 12

Patricia Baxter Wright, chanteuse Corinne Denny, chanteuse Adriana Teodoro-Dier, pianiste Join chanteuses Patricia Wright and Corinne Denny, and pianist Adriana Teodoro-Dier for a night of fun, eclectic, Cabaret and Cabaret-inspired music from around the world. With special guest Aaron Melon, trumpet. Patricia Baxter Wright (Doctorate, Musical Arts, University of Colorado – Boulder) has performed cabaret, … Read More

Stephen Thurston Trio – July 10

Stephen Thurston Trio – July 10

Stephen Thurston – piano Myles Sloniker – bass John Tetičkovič – drums Stephen Thurston is a pianist and keyboardist based in Denver, CO. Hailing from Boulder, CO, he began the piano at a young age and started playing jazz in high school. He went on to study music in college, earning a BM in jazz … Read More

Neil Bridge 7+ with Karen Lee feat. Gary Sosias – July 9

Neil Bridge 7+ with Karen Lee feat. Gary Sosias – July 9

Neil Bridge – piano, bandleader, arranger, composer Karen Lee – vocalist Gary Sosias – timbales, bongos Papiray Pacheco – congas Andrew Hudson – bass John Akal – drums Chuck Schneider – sax Dr. Walter Barr – trumpet Darren Kramer – Trombone Gary Sosias is a Denver native now living in the Washington DC area. Gary … Read More

Dave Devine – July 8

Dave Devine – July 8

Dave Devine – guitar Tania Katz – Vocals Marc Dalio – drums Dave Devine is known throughout the Denver jazz and rock scene for his virtuosity and versatility as a guitarist and composer. His band, Relay, blends jazz, rock, and ambient noise into complex, yet approachable, pop songs. In 2015 he recorded and performed with … Read More

John Hines & Donna DeVine – July 7

John Hines & Donna DeVine – July 7

Contemporary Jazz Trombone and Jazz Vocals John Hines & Donna DeVine are modern jazz musicians with an unusual combination of melodic jazz trombone and uniquely contemporary jazz vocals. The breadth of their work represents a liberation from the stereotypical jazz norm: while they are comfortably bringing jazz classic standards to a new generation, they are … Read More

4th of July Weekend – July 1-3

4th of July Weekend – July 1-3

Heat it up at Dazzle Friday Friday 11:30am-1:30pm Friday Lunch Club feat. Purnell Steen No Cover! ———– Friday 7pm and 9pm The Vindicators $10 cover to one set $15 cover to both ———– Friday 10:30pm Dave Devine $5 cover Saturday Saturday 7pm and 9pm The Gristle Gals Reunion Show $10 cover to one set $15 … Read More

John Patitucci Guitar Quartet – June 28 & 29

John Patitucci Guitar Quartet – June 28 & 29

Steve Cardenas – guitar Adam Rogers – guitar John Patitucci – bass Nate Smith – drums One of the top bassists of the 1990s (on both acoustic and electric), Patitucci‘s speed, very clear tone, and versatility are quite impressive. He started playing bass when he was 11, grew up in Northern California, and in 1978 … Read More

Greg Gisbert – June 26 & 27

Greg Gisbert – June 26 & 27

Greg Gisbert – trumpet Annie Booth – piano Mike Boone – bass (Buddy Rich, John Swana) Tommie Campbell – drums (Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins) Gisbert played drums with his father as a child. He moved with his family to Denver in 1971. Whilst in the fourth grade at Walt Whitman Elementary, his drumming could be heard throughout the school … Read More