KKFI Jazz Calendar for January 14 – January 20

This is the KKFI Jazz Event Calendar for the week of Monday, January 14th to Sunday, January 20th. This is shared for the benefit of jazz music lovers. Please check with the music venue to confirm details of the event. All times are Central Time. All performances are afternoon or evening shows except where indicated with words like “brunch” or “noon.”

Monday, January 14

• Bassist Seth Lee hosts the Blue Monday Jam at the Blue Room at 18th and Vine from 7:00 – 11:00. Musicians bring your axe
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand features organist Chris Hazelton from 6:00 – 10:00 followed by organist Max Groove from 10:30 until 2:30.
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway has Pagarazzi from 6:00 – 10:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has the Harry Miller Trio from 6:00 – 10:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar and Grille at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty has a jazz jam with Mark Lowrey from 6:30 – 9:30. Musicians bring your axe
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Peter Schlamb from 6:00 – 8:00
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features harpist Calvin Arsenia from 6:00 – 9:00
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Lady D from 7:00 – 11:00
• The Piano Room at 8410 Wornall Road features the Waldo Jazz Collective from 7:00 – 10:00
• Jazz: a Louisiana Kitchen at 39th and State Line Road has Jazzbo at 6:00

Tuesday, January 15

• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Peter Schlamb from 6:00 – 10:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has Eclipse from 6:30 – 10:30
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents guitarist Matt Hopper from 6:00 – 11:00 followed by the RSS Trio until 2:30
• Californos at 4124 Pennsylvania has the Jim Lower Jazz Orchestra from 7:00 – 9:30.
• Pianist Mark Lowrey hosts a jazz jam at the Phoenix at 8th and Central from 7:00 – 11:00. Musicians bring your axe
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway has Ernest Melton from 6:00 – 10:00
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Dan Sturdevant from 7:00 – 11:00
• Café Trio at 4558 Main has Michael Pagan from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Camelot Ballroom at 6635 west 151st Street features the Abel Ramirez Big Band from 7:30 – 9:30
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features guitarist Danny Embrey from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Fontaine at 901 West 48th Place has guitarist Alan Voss from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Grand Street Café at 4740 Grand presents pianist Tim Whitmer from 5:30 – 7:30

Wednesday, January 16

• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents keyboardist Michael Pagan from 6:00 -10:00
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents OJT from 6:00 – 10:00 followed by guitarist Matt Hopper from 10:30 – 2:30
• The Black Dolphin at 1813 Grand has pianist Leslie MacLean from 9:00 – 12:00
• Californos at 4124 Pennsylvania has the Westport jazz Jam with trumpeter Chalis ONeal from 7:30 – 10:30. Musicians bring your axe
• The Westport Coffee House Theater at 4010 Pennsylvania has the Boulevard Big Band at 7:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has the Jessica Paige Quartet from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Gaslight Grill at 5020 W 137th St in Leawood features clarinetist Lynn Zimmer from 6:30 – 9:30
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Matt Villinger from 6:00 – 10:00
• Café Trio at 4558 Main features pianist Mark Lowrey from 6:00 – 9:00
• Hush Speakeasy at 10th and Broadway has bassist Joey Panella from 8:00 – 11:00
• Knuckleheads at 2715 Rochester presents the David Basse Trio from 8:00 – 10:00
• The Phoenix at 8th and Central has saxophonist Max Levy from 7:00 – 11:00.
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features guitarist Ryan Head from 6:00 – 9:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar and Grille at 1903 Victory Drive in Liberty has guitarist Chris Foster from 6:30 – 9:30
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Candace Evans from 7:00 – 11:00

Thursday, January 17

• The Blue Room at 18th and Vine presents Max Groove from 7:00 – 11:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has the Charles Williams Trio from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents organist Ken Lovern from 6:00 – 11:00 followed by saxophonist until 2:30
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents A la Mode from 6:00 -10:00
• The Phoenix at 8th and Central has vocalist Eboni Fondren from 7:00 – 11:00.
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features pianist Peter Schlamb from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Mark Lowrey from 6:00 – 10:00
• The Fontaine at 901 West 48th Place has guitarist Alan Voss from 8:00 – 11:00
• The Ship at 1217 Union Avenue has the Relativity Brass Band from 9:00 – 12:00
• Café Trio has pianist Tim Whitmer from 6:00 – 9:00
• The Gaslight Grill at 5020 W 137th St in Leawood features clarinetist Lynn Zimmer from 6:30 – 9:30
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Jackie Myers from 7:00 – 11:00
• Sullivan’s at 119th and Roe has the Ron Gutierrez trio from 5:30 – 10:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar & Grille at 1903 Victory in Liberty has Rich Hill from 6:30 – 9:30
• The Westport Coffee House Theater at 4010 Pennsylvania has Matt Clinkenbeard with Rod Fleeman at 7:00
• The Hotel Phillips at 12th and Baltimore has J Love from 8:00 – 11:00 Saturday

Friday, January 18

• The Folly Theater at 12th and Central brings in the Yellowjackets. The music starts at 8:00 preceded by an onstage interview at 7:00
• 424 Lounge at 424 Cherokee Street in Leavenworth has the James Ward Band from 7:00 – 11:00
• Indigo Hour at the Blue Room 18th and Vine features Da Truth from 5:30 – 12:30
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has Eclipse from 7:00 – 11:00
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents Tim Whitmer from 4:30 – 7:30 followed by Jackie Myers downstairs from 7:30 – 10:30, Embrey and Lovern upstairs from 8:00 – 11:00, the RSS Trio downstairs until 2:00, and Tyrone Clark upstairs until 2:30
• The Black Dolphin at 1813 Grand has the Boogaloo 7 from 9:00 – 1:00
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Bram Wijnands from 7:00 – 11:00
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents Eboni Fondren from 7:00 – 11:00
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features pianist Matt Villinger from 6:00 – 9:00 followed by Desmond Mason until 11:45
• The Brick at 1727 McGee has the Matt Cook Collective from 10:00 – 1:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar & Grille at 1903 Victory in Liberty has Joanna Berkebile from 6:30 – 10:30
• The Gaslight Grill at 5020 W 137th St in Leawood presents clarinetist Lynn Zimmer from 6:30 – 9:30
• The Ambassador Hotel at 1111 Grand has Ron Gutierrez from 8:00 – 11:00
• American Slang at 401 Ward Parkway has Lori Tucker from 7:00 – 11:00
• The Phoenix at 8th and Central has Lonnie McFadden at 4:30 followed by Heather Newman from 9:00 – 1:00.
• The Mutual Musicians’ Foundation at 1823 Highland has the Friday late night jam at 1:00 AM
• Sullivan’s at 119th and Roe has pianist Max Groove from 6:30 – 10:30
• The Piano Room at 8410 Wornall Road features Joel McNulty

Saturday, January 19 and Sunday, January 20

• Johnson County Community College’s Carlsen Center presents Eddie Moore with Lisa Henry Sunday at 7:00
• The Topeka Jazz Workshop at the Ramada Inn in Topeka presents Stan Kessler’s Kansas City Jazz All-Stars Sunday from 3:00 – 5:00
• The Blue Room at 18th and Vine presents Lisa Henry Saturday from 8:30 – 12:00.
• 424 Lounge at 424 Cherokee Street in Leavenworth has Roger Wilder from 7:00 – 11:00
• The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents Ken Lovern upstairs from 6:00 – 11:00, Danny Embrey downstairs from 7:30 – 10:30 followed by the RSS Trio downstairs until 2:00 and Tyrone Clark upstairs until 2:30. Sunday Leslie MacLean appears at the Green Lady at 4:30 followed by Chris Hazelton at 8:00 and Jackie Myers from 11:30 – 2:30
• The Black Dolphin at 1813 Grand features Lonnie McFadden from 6:30 – 9:30 Saturday followed by Leslie MacLean until 1:00.
• The Majestic Restaurant at 9th and Broadway has pianist Bram Wijnands Saturday from 7:00 – 11:00. Sunday the Majestic has Peter Schlamb at their jazz brunch from 11:00 – 1:00, and Matt Villinger plays solo piano at the Majestic from 6:00 – 8:00
• The Record Bar at 1520 Grand has live music Sunday from 8:00 – 10:30
• Corvino Supper Club at 1830 Walnut Street features guitarist Jamie Anderson from 6:00 – 9:00 followed by Shay Estes until 11:45 Saturday. Sunday Ryan Head appears at Corvino from 6:00 – 9:00
• Ca Va at 4149 Pennsylvania has Pete Zimmer Sunday from 8:00 – 10:00
• Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street has Jessica Paige from 7:00 – 11:00 Saturday and Charles Williams from 5:30 – 9:30 Sunday
• Californos at 4124 Pennsylvania has pianist Rich Hill every Sunday from 6:00 – 9:00.
• Hush Speakeasy at 10th and Broadway has the River Cow Orchestra from 8:00 – 11:00 Saturday followed by A la Mode until 1:00
• Chaz at the Raphael Hotel at Wornall and Ward Parkway presents Havilah Bruders Saturday evening from 7:00 – 11:00. Sunday Chaz presents Bryan Hicks at the jazz brunch from 10:00 – 1:00
• The Ambassador Hotel at 1111 Grand has David Basse from 8:00 – 11:00 Saturday
• YJ’s at 1746 Washington has Bryan Hicks Sunday from 7:00 – 10:00
• Johnnie’s Jazz Bar & Grille at 1903 Victory in Liberty has Molly Hammer Saturday from 6:30 – 10:30 , Kelley Gant at Sunday brunch from 11:00 – 2:00, and Laura Chalk from 6:30 – 9:30 Sunday
• B & B Theatres at 3241 Southwest Fascination Drive in Lee’s Summit has J Love Saturday from 6:30 – 10:30
• Affare at 1911 Main has Jeff Freling Saturday from 10:00 – 2:00
• Johnny Cascone’s at 91st and Metcalf has Jim Mair Saturday from 6:30 – 9:30
• The Ship at 1217 Union Avenue has Too Big 2 Fail from 10:00 – 1:00 Saturday
• Homer’s Coffee House at 80th and Metcalf has Matt Cook Saturday from 7:30 – 9:30
• The Fontaine at 901 West 48th Place has guitarist Alan Voss at Sunday brunch from 10:00 – 1:00
• The Phoenix at 8th and Central has a jazz brunch Saturday with Alex Abramowitz and the swingin’ Kansas City Fives from 10:00 – 2:00. Tim Whitmer appears at the Phoenix Saturday from 4:30 – 8:30 followed by Brody Buster until 1:00. Sunday Millie Edwards and Dan Sturdevant play the Phoenix Brunch from 10:00 – 2:00.
• The Bristol at 119th and Nall has The Emmett Smith Trio Sunday from 5:00 – 8:00
• KC Bier at 310 West 79th Street presents Bram Wijnands Saturday and Sunday from 3:00 – 5:00
• The Mutual Musicians’ Foundation at 1823 Highland has the Saturday late night jam at 1:00 AM
• The Gaslight Grill at 5020 W 137th St in Leawood presents clarinetist Lynn Zimmer from 6:30 – 9:30 Saturday and Sunday
• Sullivan’s at 119th and Roe has the Saturday Night Duo Saturday from 6:00 – 10:00 and Lonnie McFadden Sunday from 6:00 – 9:00.
• The Piano Room at 8410 Wornall Road features Alan Stribling Saturday
• Café Trio at 4558 Main presents pianist Tom Roberts Saturday from 6:30 – 9:30

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