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 featured video submissions from all over the world, these six outstanding artists have been invited to Scottsdale to perform solo piano selections in Ravenscroft Hall…

$10.00

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

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 acclaimed “Archduke” trio. Trio Zimbalist-featuring Josef Špaček, violin Timotheos Gavriilidis-Petrin, cello George Xiaoyuan Fu, piano Program Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 32,…

$30

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

Beth Lederman – Holiday Concert

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

RAVENSCROFT JAZZ SERIES - Beth Lederman Holiday Concert Snuggle in and 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,…

$52

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

Samara Joy

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

Bill Charlap Trio

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

RAVENSCROFT JAZZ SERIES - Bill Charlap Trio Grammy Award-winning pianist Bill Charlap has performed with many of the leading artists of our time and has recorded albums featuring the music of Hoagy Carmichael, Leonard Bernstein, George Gershwin, Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers and Duke Ellington. Charlap’s collaboration with Tony Bennett on The Silver Lining:…

$70

CHAMBER @ RAVENSCROFT: Intersection

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Intersection featuring Dian D’Avanzo, violin; Tessa Gotman Bock, violin; Nancy Buck, viola; Mike D’Avanzo, cello; Russell Schmidt, piano; Chris Finet, bass; Rob Moore, drums   Program String Quartet in F major, Maurice Ravel Various additional selections to be announced Intersection is a unique offering in the 2022/23 Chamber @ Ravenscroft series, a crossover event featuring…

$30

Michael Kocour & Friends

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

RAVENSCROFT JAZZ SERIES - Michael Kocour & Friends A concert starring jazz pianist-composer Michael Kocour alone would be an outstanding entertainment value.  But embellish it with Chicago-based jazz vocalist Dee Alexander, Jason Palmer on trumpet, Ben Hedquist on bass and the incomparable Lewis Nash on drums and it elevates to a blockbuster event.  Our Ravenscroft…

$50

Diego Figueiredo & Stanley Jordan

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

RAVENSCROFT JAZZ SERIES - Diego Figueiredo & Stanley Jordan Grammy nominated guitarist Diego Figueiredo makes new fans every time he takes the stage by applying his supercharged emotion to his jazz-bossa nova-classical music. Audiences leave feeling joyful. That is not to relegate Stanley Jordan to second fiddle – or, in the case of this incredible…

$55

CHAMBER @ RAVENSCROFT: Gala

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

Gala featuring Jennifer Choi, violin; Shannon Thomas, violin; Nancy Buck, viola; Felix Wang, cello; Cathal Breslin, piano   Program Piano Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 44, Robert Schumann Joy (Theme and Variations #1-3), Bob Ravenscroft (arr. Russell Schmidt) Additional selection to be announced   The 2022/23 Chamber @ Ravenscroft series concludes with Gala, a celebration…

$30

Artemis (Early Show)

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

RAVENSCROFT JAZZ SERIES - Artemis (Early Show) It is a blockbuster finale – so great, in fact, that one concert won’t cover it. Artemis, a killer supergroup of six of the most acclaimed musicians in modern jazz from all over the world, known for their cosmopolitan, sleek, rhythm-forward sound, help Ravenscroft close out its jazz-concert…

$78

Artemis (Late Show)

Ravenscroft Hall 8445 E Hartford Drive, Scottsdale, AZ

RAVENSCROFT JAZZ SERIES - Artemis (Late Show) It is a blockbuster finale – so great, in fact, that one concert won’t cover it. Artemis, a killer supergroup of six of the most acclaimed musicians in modern jazz from all over the world, known for their cosmopolitan, sleek, rhythm-forward sound, help Ravenscroft close out its jazz-concert…

$78