MIAMI-DADE COUNTY & THE KEYS

CORAL GABLES/COCONUT GROVE 

The Commodore: 3300 SW 27th Ave, Miami, FL 33133 MAP Located on the lobby level of the Ritz Carlton w/ indoor bar and outdoor terrace. (305)644-4680 thecommodorecg.com TBA .

CUTLER BAY

South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center: 10950 SW 211th Street, Cutler Bay, FL 33189 MAP smdcac.org (786)573-5300  JAN JAN 18: John Daversa Small Band Featuring Tal Cohen, Melvin Butler, Leon Foster Thomas, Zach Larmer, Koa Ho, and David Chiverton, Black Box Theater, 8pm.   

 

MIAMI/MIAMI GARDENS/N MIAMI/MIAMI SHORES & LAKES

Arsht Center for the Performing Arts: 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami FL 33132  MAP www.arshtcenter.org Box Office (305)949-6722. JAN 10: Cuba: New Perspectives starring Arturo O’Farrill & The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra; 14: The World-Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra; FEB 21: A Century of Jazz Giants: Kurt Elling; 29: Pink Martini featuring lead singer Storm Large; APR 24: An Evening with Branford Marsalis.

The Fish House: 10000 SW 56th St # 41 (Miller Road) Miami, FL 33165 MAP thefishhouse.com (305)595-8453. CELEBRATING 23 YEARS OF BUSINESS! Restaurant Hours: SUN-WED, 12-10pm & THUR-SAT, 12-11pm. Every WED: David Leon hosts in absentia Pro-JAZZ Jam Session, 8-11pm, (2 drink minimum);  Every THUR: Pro BLUES Jam - unless otherwise noted, 8pm, (2 drink minimum) (w/ Guest Hosts Motel Mel, Steve Duell, Michael Wainright), Every SAT: Motel Mel. View full schedule of events on FACEBOOKDEC 7: Friends of South Florida Music Live  (Bill Galliford - Piano, John Snider Jr - Drums, Richard Vanderburg - Trumpet, Joe Yeargin - Guitar, Sandy Poltarack - Bass), 7-11pm; 11: Ben Beal; 13: Ben Beal Blues, 7-11pm; 14: Brev Sullivan Guitar Project, 7-11pm; 18: Leon Foster Thomas; 21: Melinda Rose Holiday Spectacular, 7-11pm; 22: Ryan Denis Blues, 3-5pm; 26: Best Blues Jam Feat. Motel Mel, 8-11pm; 27: Ira Sullivan Jazz Grp - Early NYE Party! 7-11pm; FEB 25: It's Mardi Gras time at The Fishhouse! This is the biggest event of the year w/ crawfish boil, beads, king cake and three stages of New Orleans' themed music! 6pm start.

Historic St. Agnes' Episcopal Church: 1750 NW 3rd Avenue 33136, Miami FL 33136 MAP stagnesepiscopalchurch.org  (786)362-5658 14th Annual Community Arts Program (CAP) Overtown Holiday Spectacular! This FREE event—with convenient and free parking—is presented by the award-winning Community Arts Program (CAP) after-school Conservatory for the Arts with its Creative Strings ensembles and CAP Miami Jazz Institute Jazz PREP Band and ALL-STAR Jazz Ensemble. Seriously talented CAP children and youth and faculty from throughout Miami perform a program of jazz, sweet band, fiddle, pop, and contemporary music, and newly-arranged holiday favorites. It's an engaging family event that includes a grand, carol sing-along to usher in the holiday season with mistress of ceremonies from South Florida’s WLRN 91.3 FM National Public Radio and host and producer of its Evenin’ Jazz, The REAL Tracy Fields. DEC 15: Creative Strings ensembles and CAP Miami Jazz Institute Jazz PREP Band and ALL-STAR Jazz Ensemble, FREE ADMISSION & FREE PARKING, 4pm. 

Le Chat Noir: 2 South Miami Avenue, Miami FL 33130 MAP lechatnoirdesalis.com (305)377-8899  Every THUR: Eddy Oriente Balzola Jazz Jam, 9pm.

 
Miami Shores Country Club: 10000 Biscayne Blvd, Miami Shores FL 33138 MAP miamishoresgolf.com (305)795-2363.  Sunshine Jazz Organization Series. Classic Jazz in a Classic Miami setting.   DEC 22: Alice Day & Friends! SJO's Annual Holiday Jazz Celebration Featuring Sax Legend "Sweet Papa" Lou Donaldson. Tix at Sunjazzorg@aol.com or (954)554-1800. 6-9PM.
 

MoJazzThai Dish & Sushi: 2188 NE 123rd St. (in Sans Souci Plaza), Miami FL 33181 MAP (786)464-0888 Every Thur, Fri & Sat: S.FL Jazz Hall of Famer Mo Morgen keys-vocals-sax & friends, 7:30-10:30pm, No Cover, Plenty of Free Parking. Say MOJAZZ w/resv or to server and get 10% off check! MoJazz News Email Sign-Up. Mo's FACEBOOK PAGE.

Whole Foods Market - Dadeland at Bocadillo Bar & Cafe: 7930 SW 104th ST, Miami FL 33156 MAP  wholefoodsmarket.com (305)969-5800. Every Wed & Fri Happy Hour Music Series, 5-8pm, rotation of artists, including Eddy "Oriente" Balzola Acoustic Rhythm & Soul

WLRN Radio: http://www.wlrn.org   Every Mon-Fri: Evenin' Jazz with The Real Tracy Fields, 9:30pm-1am. Every Sun: Folk & Acoustic Music with Michael Stock, 2-5pm; Every Sunday: Ted Grossman's Night Train, 8pm to Midnight. DEC: 8: The World's Greatest Jazz Concert - Dizzy, Charlie, Bud, Charlie & Max; 15: Frank Sinatra & Mildred Bailey & Jazz Hanukah Melody; 22: X-mass melody night featuring Blues, Boogie Woogie & R&B; 29: NYE Melody - Bands, jazz, vocals.  

MIAMI BEACH/N MIAMI BEACH/SUNNY ISLES BEACH

The Betsy Hotel: 1440 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139 MAP (305) 531-6100  thebetsyhotel.com/event-calendar No cover, no drink minimum. Reserve your table online now or call 305-673-0044. Live music at The Betsy features performances with world-recognized musicians. Check calendar for schedule.

PINECREST

Pinecrest Gardens: 11000 Red Rd, Pinecrest, Florida 33156 MAP pinecrestgardens.org (305)669-6990  SOUTH MOTORS JAZZ SERIES 2019-2020 at Pinecrest Gardens. Call (305)669-6990 for 2019-20 Season Subscription Information. Single TICKETS Now Available. Shownight gates open 6:30pm. Showtime 8pm. For Pre-Concert Dinner reservations and information phone (305)988-5089. SEASON SCHEDULE: DEC 7: DELFEAYO MARSALIS & THE UPTOWN JAZZ ORCHESTRA; JAN 11: HARRY JAMES ORCHESTRA; FEB 8: NICOLE HENRY; MAR 14: GRACE KELLY; APR 18: ARTURO SANDOVALTICKETS
 
 

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