MIAMI-DADE COUNTY & THE KEYS
Fritz & Franz Bierhaus: 60 Merrick Way, Coral Gables, FL 33134 bierhaus.cc (305)774-1883 Every Second Friday Monthly, 9pm-1am: Piano Bob's 88s w/ Featured Artists (4pc) Residency. Dec 11: Piano Bob's 88s feat. Bonefish Johnny & Lou Abbott w/ "One Nite Stan" Waldman (sax), 9p-1a.. MAP
Open Stage Club: 2325 Galiano Street, Coral Gables, Florida 33134 openstageclub.com (305)441-7902 The Miami Jazz Cooperative, Inc. (MJC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization the mission of which is to establish and operate a dedicated jazz facility in Miami-Dade County, Florida, for the mutual benefit of jazz students, jazz musicians, and their audience. To this end, the MJC is committed to supporting the appreciation of jazz in the South Florida community through education and outreach. Miami Jazz Co-op Rent Party - every Monday Night at 8pm, $10, MJC Members and students with ID are admitted free. Nov 30: Tribute to Irving Berlin directed by Jaui Schneider; Dec 7: Miami Jazz Trio, Randall Dollahon, Vince Maggio, Jamie Ousley; 14: Joe Donato. MAP
South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center: 10950 SW 211th Street, Cutler Bay, FL 33189 www.smdcac.org (786)573-5300 SEASON PREVIEW & INFORMATION. Jan 16: John Pizzarelli Quartet; 17: Arlo Guthrie - Alice's Restaurant 50th Anniversary; Feb 26: Ladysmith Black Mambazo; 27: Lisa Fischer; March 5: Savion Glover And Jack Dejohnette; April 2: Cécile Mclorin Salvant; 9: Keith Levenson And The Curtain Up Orchestra Present Broadway: The Big Band Years. MAP
Bayside Grille & Captain Morgan Beach Bar : 99530 Overseas Highway, Key Largo , FL 33037 keylargo-baysidegrill.com (305)451-3380 The BEST Sunset view in the Keys! Dinner service starts at 5pm. Live music every evening Mon - Sat. SPECIAL TOURING ARTIST BLUES EVENTS (7pm unless otherwise noted) EVERY THURSDAY: Steve Venini Band; EVERY FRIDAY: Luke Sommer Glenn Band. Touring Blues Artist Series Returns! Nov 28: Terry Hanck & His California Band. MAP. NEED LODGING?
MIAMI/MIAMI GARDENS/N MIAMI/MIAMI SHORES & LAKES/KENDALL
Ball & Chain: 1513 SW 8th Street, Little Havana, FL 33135 ballandchainmiami.com Hours of Operation: Mon-Wed Noon-Midnight, Thu-Sat Noon-3am, Sun 2-10pm. Happy Hour Daily 4-7pm. Tapas menu available all day & night. Inside table service is a first come first serve basis. After 8pm tables are only reserved for Bottle and Specialty Cocktail Pitcher service. For Bottle Service and/or Specialty Cocktail Pitchers table reservations email: info@BallAndChainMiami.com. Every Wed: Ladies Night & Karaoke. Karaoke starts at 8pm. Free well drinks for the ladies 8-10pm; Every Thur: Litte Havana Under the Stars. Free Salsa Class at 8:30pm, Dance Competition & Party at 10pm; Every Fri & Sat: Live music and DJ 10pm to close; Every Sun: Paella Sunday w/ Delicious Paella, Sangria & Live music and DJ at 2pm. Every Thu, Fri & Sat: Live Jazz w/ Nick Tannura Trio & Special Guests, 6-10pm. Nov 28: Tony Succar featuring Mixtura live at 9:30pm; Dec 7: 100 Years of Sinatra. MAP
Barry University - Shepard & Ruth K. Broad Performing Arts Center: 11300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami Shores, FL 33161 Dec 5: Saint Martha - Yamaha 2015-16 Concert Series at Barry University presents Charlie Sepulveda and The Turnaround: a Latin Jazz Holidy Concert, 7:30p, TICKETS; Jan 23: Saint Martha - Yamaha 2015-16 Concert Series at Barry University presents The Red Priest: Handel in the Wind (Classical), 7:30p, TICKETS. March 5: Saint Martha - Yamaha 2015-16 Concert Series at Barry University presents Nestor Torres: Tangos y Mas, 7:30p, TICKETS. April 22: Saint Martha - Yamaha 2015-16 Concert Series at Barry University presents Premiere Night! with the Frost Chorale (Classical). Conductor Karen Kennedy leaders the Frost Chorale in two world premieres. Shelly Berg's "The Dignity of Difference" is a tribute to Thomas Cahill ("How the Irish Saved Civilization"). Shawn Crouch's "Visions and Ecstasies: a Mass" interprets texts by women mystics, featuring mezzo-soprano Robyn Redmo. 8pm, TICKETS. MAP
The Fish House: 10000 SW 56th St # 41 (Miller Road) Miami, FL 33165 thefishhouse.com (305)595-8453. CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF BUSINESS! Restaurant Hours: Sun - Wed, noon-10pm & Thur - Sat, noon-11pm. Every Mon: Stormy Monday with Rachelle Coba, 8-11p; Every Tue: Singers/Voice Jam Night, 7-10pm (2 drink minimum); Every Wed: David Leon hosts Pro-Jazz Jam Session, 7pm, (2 drink minimum); Every Thur: Pro Blues Jam, 8pm, (2 drink minimum) (w/ Guest Hosts Motel Mel, Steve Duell, Michael Wainright). MAP
FIU Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center Concert Hall: 10910 SW 17th St, Miami, FL 33199 http://carta.fiu.edu/music/events2/jazz-at-the-wertheim Jazz at the Wertheim Series, $15 Door, $10 FIU Faculty/Staff/and Alumni, $5 Student Tickets. 7:30pm, Dec 1: Swingin’ with the FIU Jazz Big Band; 20: Swingin’ with the FIU Jazz Big Band directed by Jim Hacker. MAP
Miami Shores Country Club: 10000 Biscayne Blvd, Miami Shores FL 33138 miamishoresgolf.com (305)795-2363. Sunshine Jazz Organization Series, ADMISSION $20 AT THE DOOR. SJO MEMBERS $15 w/ CARD. FREE ADMISSION when you become a new SJO member or renew at the door! Dec 27: Alice Day. MAP
MIAMI BEACH/N MIAMI BEACH/SUNNY ISLES
The Betsy Hotel: 1440 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 531-6100 thebetsyhotel.com/event-calendar Great classic cocktails just $15; no cover, no drink minimum. reserve your table online now or call 305-673-0044. Every Wednesday & Thursday, 8-11pm: (mostly jazz) Live Music. Dec 2: Tom Lippincott; 3: Mike Gerber; 4: Markus Gottschlicht; 5: Mike Gerber; 9: Kohannes Duo; 10: Edil de Leon Duo; 16: Hana Dolgin; 17: Lourdes Valentin; 23: Ed Calle Trio; 24: Roxana Amed Duo; 30: BraSoul. MAP
The Cabaret: 1677 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139, thecabaretsouthbeach.com (305) 504-7500 Live Music 7 Nights a Week! Friday: Live Performances 8pm to 1am, J-Sweet on piano and four singers; Saturday: Live Performances 8pm to 1am, Victor Valdez on piano and four singers; Sunday: Live Performances 8pm to 1am, J-Sweet on piano and three singers; Monday: Live Performances 8pm to 1am, Victor on piano and two singers; Tuesday: Live Performances 8pm to 1am, Leon Novembre on piano and two singers; Wednesday: Live Performances 8pm to 1am, Victor on piano and two singers; Thursday: Live Performances 8pm to 1am, Leon Novembre on piano and two singers. MAP
Pinecrest Gardens: 11000 Red Rd, Pinecrest, Florida 33156 pinecrestgardens.org (305)669-6990 2015/16 SOUTH MOTORS JAZZ SERIES at Pinecrest Gardens SERIES INFO - Gates 6:30pm, Show 8pm, Dec 12: Maria Rivas - Home for the Holidays: Jan 9: Loston Harris Sings the Great American Songbook (Loston Harris – piano, vocals; Gianluca Renzi – bass; Ian Hendrickson-Smith –saxophones); Feb 13: Carmen Lundy Quintet (Carmen Lundy – vocals; Andrew Renfroe – guitars; Patrice Rushen – piano; Kenny Davis – bass; Jamison Ross – drums); March 12: Vinicius Cantuaria Quintet plays Jobim; April 9: Doc Severinsen & The New World School of the Arts Jazz Band.