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Lewis Nash and Friends

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

RAVENSCROFT JAZZ SERIES - Lewis Nash & Friends The Valley’s own Lewis Nash is recognized universally among the great drummers in jazz history. Nash, whose career spans more than four decades, has appeared on more than 500 recordings, 10 of which won Grammys. He is the only musician in jazz history featured on Grammy winners…

$70

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Second Life Trio with Alex Goodman, featuring Lucas Pino

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, September 23rd, at 7:00 pm, Jazzbird lounge welcomes Second Life Trio with Lucas Pino. Featured artists include: Alex Goodman-Guitar, Lucas Pino-Saxophone, Manuel Valera-Piano, and Jimmy MacBride-Drums. Headliner artist Alex…

$10

JAZZ FOR THE SOUL: Beth Lederman & Jazz Con Alma

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Sunday, September 25th, Jazz for the Soul Season Opener @ Jazzbird. LATIN JAZZ with Beth Lederman-piano, and features percussionist Frank Valdes, Mario Mendivil-bass, Emerson Laffey-drums, and Adam Roberts-tenor sax! Beth…

Free

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Nuance Jazz, featuring Jackie Lopez

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, September 30th, at 7:00pm, Jazzbird lounge welcomes Nuance Jazz featuring artists Jackie Lopez-Vocals, Devon Bridgewater-Violin & Trumpet, Dan Sieckman-Guitar, Selwyn Reams-Bass, Emerson Laffey-Drums. Headliner Jackie Lopez captivates her audience…

$10

Bob Ravenscroft International Jazz Piano Competition – Finals

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

2022 Bob Ravenscroft International Jazz Piano Competition The Finals of the inaugural Bob Ravenscroft International Jazz Piano Competition will be held on Saturday, October 8th. After a Preliminary round that…

$10.00

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Bob Ravenscroft Trio

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, October 14th, at 7:00pm, Jazzbird lounge is graced with the presence of one of our own, Bob Ravenscroft.  Featured artists including Rob Moore-Drums, Max Beckman-Bass.  It is always a…

$10

Soul Rest

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

“Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart,  and you will find rest for your souls.” - Matthew 11:29  Our world is filled with stress and pressure. The weight of responsibility we carry  can feel overwhelming. Taking time to intentionally care for your soul was modeled …

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Mary Petrich & Phoenix Women Jazz Collective

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, October 21st, at 7:00pm, Jazzbird lounge welcomes Phoenix Women Jazz Collective. Featuring artists Mary Petrich-Saxophones, Claudia Bloom-Piano, Holy Channell-Drums, Bailey Zick-Bass.  Headliner Mary Petrich is a saxophonist and educator…

$10

Alicia Olatuja

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

RAVENSCROFT JAZZ SERIES - Alicia Olatuja With her exquisite vocals, artistic versatility and captivating demeanor, Alicia Olatuja has astounded audiences for more than a decade. She burst onto the national scene in 2013 as the featured soloist with the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir at President Barack Obama’s second inauguration. While growing up in St. Louis, she…

$70

JAZZ FOR THE SOUL: Pete Pancrazi Quartet

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Local favorite Pete Pancrazi  and his quartet perform an energetic mix of American Songbook, jazz arrangements of pop tunes, and original songs. This group features jazz guitarist Pete Pancrazi, Claudia Bloom-piano, bassist Todd…

Free

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Raúl Yáñez & Zona Libre

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, October 28th, at 7:00pm, Jazzbird lounge welcomes Raúl Yáñez & Zona Libre to the stage for the first time in Ravenscroft.  Zona Libre features Raúl Yáñez-Piano, Keys & Vocal,…

$10

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Alice Tatum

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, November 4th, at 7:00pm, Jazzbird lounge welcomes Alice Tatum on vocals, Dave Baradic on Piano, Jon Murray on Bass, and Todd Chuba on Drums. Alice Tatum is an award winning…

$10

CHAMBER @ RAVENSCROFT: Trio Zimbalist – Curtis On Tour

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

The new Chamber @ Ravenscroft series launches with Trio Zimbalist, part of the Curtis on Tour program. The program features two major works from the piano trio repertoire, including Beethoven’s…

$30

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Chris Ross Quartet

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, November 11th, at 7:00pm, Jazzbird lounge welcomes Chris Ross on Bass, Dave Henning on Piano, Adam Roberts on Alto & Tenor Sax, and Ryan Anthony on Drums. Headliner Chris…

$10

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Benjamin Cortez Quartet

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, November 18th, the Jazzbird stage will once again showcase the Benjamin Cortez Quartet for this very special performance that you won’t want to miss. Featured artists include: Benjamin Cortez-…

$10

Christian Jacob Trio

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

RAVENSCROFT JAZZ SERIES - Christian Jacob Trio Multi-Grammy nominated pianist/arranger Christian Jacob first gained widespread exposure as music director for Maynard Ferguson and later as co-leader of the Tierney Sutton Band. His extensive discography includes five critically acclaimed trio recordings and eight Grammy nominations. Jacob brings that wealth of talent and experience to Ravenscroft Hall…

$65

Soul Rest

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

“Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart,  and you will find rest for your souls.” - Matthew 11:29  Our world…

Happy Thanksgiving! (Closed on Friday, November 25th)

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, November 25th, Jazzbird Nights will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving weekend. Please join us next week on Friday, December 2nd, for the Russell Schmidt Quartet at 7:00 PM.

JAZZ FOR THE SOUL: Bossa Brazil with Frank Smith

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Bossa Brazil showcases the rich and varied musical styles of South America’s most diverse and populous nation. Featuring Brazilian singer and percussionist Cleo Corcoran, Frank Smith on piano/flute, Eric Bart-acoustic guitar,  Lucas Neiri-Brazilian…

Free

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Russell Schmidt Quartet

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, December 2nd, at 7:00pm, Jazzbird lounge welcomes Russell Schmidt Quartet. Featuring artists Russell Schmidt-Piano, Brice Winston-Saxophone, Vince Thiefain-Bass, Ryan Anthony-Drums. Pianist Russell Schmidt returns to Jazzbird with his eponymous quartet, presenting a wide-ranging program that will feature fresh takes on popular standards as well as original compositions. Three outstanding collaborators will join him on stage: Brice Winston…

$10

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Bob Ravenscroft Trio

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, December 9th, at 7:00pm, Jazzbird lounge welcomes Bob Ravenscroft Trio. Featuring artists Bob Ravenscroft-Piano, Max Beckman-Bass, Rob Moore-Drums.  We are proud to welcome our Founder, Bob Ravenscroft, back to…

$10

Soul Rest

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

“Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart,  and you will find rest for your souls.” - Matthew 11:29  Our world…

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Scott Sadlon

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, December 16th, at 7:00pm, Jazzbird stage will showcase Sonrisa. Featuring artists Vince Thiefain-Bass, Adam Robert-Saxophone, Scott Sadlon-Drums.  Led by drummer and headliner Scott Sadlon, Sonrisa is a collective of some…

$10

Beth Lederman – Holiday Concert

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

RAVENSCROFT JAZZ SERIES - Beth Lederman Holiday Concert Put some sizzle in your holidays with Beth Lederman and Jazz Con Alma. A mainstay on keyboards on the Phoenix jazz scene for more than 30 years, Arizona native Lederman – her family ran Lederman Music Co., a chain of stores in the Valley, until the 1980s…

$52

JAZZ FOR THE SOUL: Dan Delaney Quartet – Holiday Classics

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Join us for a very special Christmas Concert in December, with The DAN DELANEY QUARTET featuring the celebrated performing duo, Dan Delaney (piano) and Chris 'Doc' Stewart (alto sax & flute).  For over 15 years this…

Free

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Closed December 23rd & 30th

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from Ravenscroft! Friday, December 23rd & 30th, Jazzbird Nights will be closed in celebration of the Christmas and New Year holiday season.  We hope you…

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Ioannis Goudelis

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Jazzbird Nights kicks of the New Year with Ioannis Goudelis! Friday, January 6th, at 7:00 pm, Jazzbird lounge welcomes THE STANDARDS TRIO. Featured artists include: Ioannis Goudelis - Piano, Chris…

$10

Soul Rest

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

“Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart,  and you will find rest for your souls.” - Matthew 11:29  Our world is filled with stress and pressure. The weight of responsibility we carry  can feel overwhelming. Taking time to intentionally care for your soul was modeled …

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Tom Wakeling Quintet

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, January 13th, at 7:00pm, Jazzbird stage will showcase the Tom Wakeling Quintet, presenting a tribute to The Clifford Brown-Max Roach Quintet. Performing in the quintet is a roster of first-class…

$10

Scott Wesley Brown – Deep Within Fundraiser Concert (4PM Show)

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Scott Wesley Brown - Deep Within Fundraiser Concert Scott Wesley Brown is a prolific Christian singer/songwriter whose music has blessed us for over four decades. Millions have heard his music on the radio, the internet, and in his concerts worldwide. Scott has recorded over twenty-five albums, and as a pastor, worship leader, and author, he…

$25

Scott Wesley Brown – Deep Within Fundraiser Concert (7PM Show)

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Scott Wesley Brown - Deep Within Fundraiser Concert Scott Wesley Brown is a prolific Christian singer/songwriter whose music has blessed us for over four decades. Millions have heard his music on the radio, the internet, and in his concerts worldwide. Scott has recorded over twenty-five albums, and as a pastor, worship leader, and author, he…

$25

CHAMBER @ RAVENSCROFT: Elevate

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Elevate featuring Carolyn Huebl, violin Katie McLin, violin Nancy Buck, viola David Bjella, cello Andrew Campbell, piano Program Elevate, Karalyn Schubring Piano Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 15, Gabriel Fauré ——— I Have a Dream, Herbie Hancock (arr. Russell Schmidt) Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34, Johannes Brahms The 2022/23 Chamber @…

$30

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Rachel Eckroth

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, January 20th, at 7:00pm, the Jazzbird stage welcomes Rachel Eckroth, a world-class pianist, vocalist, keyboardist, composer, producer, arranger, band leader and more.  Joining Rachel for this one-of-a-kind show will…

$10

Samara Joy – Early Show (Just Added!)

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

RAVENSCROFT JAZZ SERIES - Samara Joy With a voice as smooth as velvet, Samara Joy’s star seems to rise with each performance and we are delighted to present Joy to open the new year in the Ravenscroft Jazz Series. Growing up in New York, her home was filled with the sounds of not only her…

$65

Samara Joy

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

RAVENSCROFT JAZZ SERIES - Samara Joy *** THE 7:30 PM SHOW IS SOLD OUT *** Click HERE for the 4:00 PM show. With a voice as smooth as velvet, Samara Joy’s star seems to rise with each performance and we are delighted to present Joy to open the new year in the Ravenscroft Jazz Series.…

$65

JAZZ FOR THE SOUL: Jerry Donato and Nicole Pesce & Friends

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

We continue the New Year Celebrations with the always sparkling and spontaneous Jerry Donato and Nicole Pesce show! Join us at JAZZ for the SOUL on the JAZZBIRD stage for the spectacular  talents and antics of sax-man Jerry Donato, the surprising and always  energetic Nicole Pesce on piano, Valley favorite rhythm aces, bassist Jon Murray…

Free

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Adam Roberts + Dave Schmidt “Twin Tenors”

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, January 27th, at 7:00pm, Jazzbird lounge welcomes Adam Roberts and Dave Schmidt "Twin Tenors". Featured artists include Adam Roberts-Saxophone, Dave Schmidt-Saxophone, Dave Henning-Piano, Ben Hedquist-Bass, Ryan Anthony-Drums.  Adam Roberts &…

$10

JAZZBIRD NIGHTS: Eric Rasmussen Quintet

Jazzbird Lounge 8445 E. Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Friday, February 3rd, at 7:00pm, Jazzbird lounge welcomes Eric Rasmussen Quintet. Featured artists including Eric Rasmussen-Alto Saxophone, Vince Kaufman-Tenor Saxophone, Ray Lebert-Guitar, Ben Hedquist-Bass, Connor Sample-Drums.  Saxophonist/Composer Eric Rasmussen relocated…

$10

Soul Rest

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

“Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart,  and you will find rest for your souls.” - Matthew 11:29  Our world…