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Aventura Arts & Cultural Center: 3385 NE 188th St., Aventura, FL 33180 aventuracenter.org (305)466-8002 Feb 15:
Explore the history of Bossa Nova with the highly respected singer Beatriz Malnic accompanied by talented local musicians and a special appearance by acclaimed vocal group Brazilian Voices.
Grove Spot: 3324 Virginia St., Coconut Grove, FL 33133 (305)774-6696 8-11pm, every Wed: Open Jazz Jam - Eclectic Jazz Project with Nestor Zurrita (Checked 7/15/13).
Miracle Mile: Coconut Grove, FL 33133 carnavalmiami.com, Carnaval on the Mile. March 1, 2, 3, 4: TBA
Ritz-Carlton-Coconut Grove - Amadeus Room: 3300 SW 27th Ave, Coconut Grove, FL 33133 ritzcarlton.com/Coconut-Grove (305)644-4680. MAP
Café: at Books & Books: 265 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables FL 33134 booksandbooks.com (305)442-4408 7:30-11:30pm, Every Fri: outdoor Jazz, African, Latin, Island, World. Dec 13: Ben Stocker Quartet.
Fritz & Franz Bierhaus: 60 Merrick Way, Coral Gables, FL 33134 bierhausblues.com (305)774-1883 16th Annual Coral Gables Bluesfest, Jan 16-26: Thursday Jan 16: Jeff Prine Gr. f. Rita Wilburn & Juanita Dixon - 6-8pm, Big City Band - 8:30-10:30am; Friday Jan 17: Mr. "O" and The Soul Edition Band - 5-6:30pm, Jr. Drinkwater & the Westside Blues Band - 7-8:30pm, Soulfonic - 9-10:30pm; Saturday Jan 18: Lowdown 13 - 12:30pm - 2:30pm, Sheba the Mississippi Queen & The Soul Kings - 3:00pm - 4:30pm, Jumpstreet 88s feat. Piano Bob & Stan Street - 5:00 - 6:30pm, David Shelley & Bluestone - 7:00 - 8:30pm, Biscuit Miller & The Mix - 9:00pm - 10:30pm; Sunday Jan 19: Funky Blu Roots - 12:00pm - 2:30pm, Mac Arnold & Plate Full O' Blues - 3-6pm, Joel Da Silva & Midnight Howl - 6:30-8pm; Monday Jan 20: Lynne Noble & Rob Friedman Band - 7:00pm - 10:300pm, Tuesday Jan 21: The Allnighters - 7:00pm - 10.30pm; Wednesday Jan 22: The Andy Poxon Band - 7:00pm - 10:30pm; Thursday Jan 23: Albert Castiglia Blues Band - 7:00pm - 10:30pm; Friday Jan 24: Deck 52 - 6-8pm, IKO IKO - 8:30-10:30am; Saturday Jan 25: Eric Austin Blues Band - Noon-2pm; Transition Blues Band - 2:30pm - 4:30pm, Wade Baker Group - 5:00pm - 6:30pm, Joey Gilmore Blues Band - 7:00pm - 8.30pm, Betty Fox Band - 9:00pm - 11:00pm; Sunday Jan 26: Liz Sharp Blues Band - 1-3pm, Bobby Nathan Blues Band - 3:30pm - 5:30pm, Sean Chambers - 6-8pm. MAP FACEBOOK
Globe Café & Bar: 377 Alhambra Cir. Coral Gables FL 33134 theglobecafe.com (305)445-3555. Live Jazz Every Saturday night.
Red Koi Thai and Sushi Lounge: 317 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables, 33134 redkoilounge.com (305)446.2690, 7-10pm, Free, Every Wed: Buddha Jazz Wednesdays.
Steinway Piano Gallery: 4104 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables, FL 33146 (305)774-9878 Dec 18: Jazz CD Release Concert - Joe Davidian Trio, Original Arrangements of American Jazz Standards. Joe Davidian, piano (coming to us from Nashville), Austin McMahon, drums (coming to us from Boston), Jamie Ousley, bass. (more info). MAP
Titanic Brewery : 5813 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables FL 33134 titanicbrewery.com (305)667-2537. Every Wed: 9:30pm Blues Jam w/Chris Cosner Blues Band.
Deering Estate at Cutler: 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Miami FL 33157 deeringestate.org (305)235-1668 $20, Summer Cabaret Concert Series, 8pm, Feb 14: “Moonlight & Music” Valentine’s Day Concert - Artist TBA.
South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center: 10950 SW 211th Street, Cutler Bay, FL 33189 www.smdcac.org (786)573-5300 Jan 3: Johnny Rodgers Band, $25 in advance, $30 day of the show, 8:30pm; 4, Johnny Rodgers Band, $25 in advance, $30 day of the show, Two shows - 7:30pm & 9:30pm; 17: Albert Castiglia, 8PM; 24: Kurt Elling, 1619 Broadway - The Brill Building Project, $25-$46, 8pm; Feb. 1: The Wet Spots, $25 in advance, $30 day of the show, Two shows - 7:30pm & 9:30pm; Feb 9: Take 6 - Celebrating its 25th Anniversary Year!, $10 - $50, 7pm; March 8: Jon Batiste and Stay Human, $25 - $46, 8pm; April 5: Poncho Sanchez and his Latin Jazz Band, Ole Coletrane, With Special guest James Carter, $29 - $50, 8pm; April 12: Rene Marie (Jazz Vocalist), $25 in advance, $30 day of show, Two shows - 7:30pm & 9:30pm; 13: Rene Marie (Jazz Vocalist), $25 in advance, $30 day of show, 3:30pm; 25: Becca Stevens Band, $25 in advance, $30 day of the show, 8:30pm; 26: Becca Stevens Band, $25 in advance, $30 day of the show, Two shows - 7:30pm & 9:30pm. MAP
Hialeah Park Racing and Casino: 100 East 32nd Street, Hialeah, FL 33013 hialeahparkcasino.com (877) 840-0547 The Voice of Christmas Concert, General Admmission $25 - VIP $75, 9pm - One show only! Dec 21: Jose Feliciano. MAP
Black Point Marina Ocean Grill Restaurant: 24775 SW 87 Ave., Cutler Bay FL 33032 (305)258-3918 6-10pm Every Wed: Jazz Band Connections.
White Lion Café: 146 N.W. 7th Street, Homestead, FL 33033 whitelioncafel.com (305)248-1076 Fri & Sat nights: Blues, jazz, swing and old standards.
Falls Shopping Center Mall - 8888 SW 136th Street (US 1), Kendall FL 33176 (305)255-4570
MDC Kendall Campus – Fred Shaw Plaza: 11011 SW 104 ST, Miami, FL 33176 mdclivearts.org (305)237-2000 MDC Live Arts Jazz Under the Stars, $15 general admission, $10 MDC employees, Free for MDC students. TICKETS. MAP
MIAMI/MIAMI GARDENS/N MIAMI/MIAMI SHORES & LAKES
Arsht Center: 1300 Biscayne Blvd. Miami FL 33132 arshtcenter.org/jazzroots1314 Jazz Roots 2013-14 Season. December 20, 2013: Wynton Marsalis (Jazz & Blues Florida December 2013 Featured Artist) and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with special guest, Cecile McLorin Salvant; January 17, 2014: Chris Botti; February 7, 2014: Pat Metheny Unity Group; March 14, 2014: Aaron Neville and the Dirty Dozen Brass Band; April 11, 2014: Tribute to Antonio Carlos Jobim - Featuring: Daniel Jobim, Luiza Jobim, Lee Ritenour, Dave Grusin with special guest, Joao Bosco.
Avenue D Jazz and Blues Lounge: 8 South Miami Ave., Miami, Fl 33130 AvenueDJazz.com (305)371-4823 Live Music Every Fri & Sat. 9pm-midnight.
Avenue D Jazz and Blues Lounge: 8 South Miami Ave., Miami, Fl 33130 AvenueDJazz.com (305)371-4823. SunshineJazz.org Sunshine Jazz Organization Concert Series, $15, 4-7pm, Dec 22: Alice Day w/ A Joyful Noise and Miguel de la Cerna. MAP
Bossa Nova Lounge @ Doral Golf Resort: 4400 N.W. 87th Avenue Miami, FL 33178 doralresort.com/About/Bossanova Live Latin and Jazz music daily 8pm-11pm, Sunday: Dianna & Eddy.
Christy's Restaurant, Steakhouse Bar: 3101 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Miami, FL 33134 christysrestaurant.com 33134 (305) 446-1400 Every Fri: Hal Roland & Matt Bonelli; Every Sat: Laurence Elder.
Churchill’s: 5501 NE 2nd Ave. Miami, FL 33137 churchillspub.com (305)757-1807 Every Mon: Fernando Ullibari plays a set from 10 - 11pm. At 11:30 it is an open jazz jam until 1:30.
Florida Memorial University: 5800 Northwest 42nd Avenue, Miami Gardens, FL 33054 Facebook.com/pages/Melton-Mustafas-Blue-Monday-Community-Jazz-Band/541274312601387 7-9pm, Every Mon: Melton Mustafa's Blue Monday Community Jazz Band w/ All advanced musicians of all ages are welcomed to drop in.
Goodfellows Bar & Grill: 10442 SW 186th Street, Cutler Bay FL 33157 (305)254-0108 9pm, Every Thur: Jazz Jam.
Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center-Concert Hall, 10910 SW 17 ST, Miami, FL 33199 http://music.fiu.edu/ Tickets are $15GA/$10Seniors and FIU Faculty-Staff/$5 FIU Students and Alumni Association Members, Free parking at Wertheim Performing Arts Center, lot 5. 7:30pm, Feb 12: FIU Faculty Jazz Ensemble lead by Gary Campbell; March 5: FIU Latin Jazz Ensemble; April 8: FIU Jazz Big Band. MAP
Jada Coles: 2224 Coral Way, Miami, FL 33145 facebook.com/JadaColes (305)456-9242 Sound Mind Jam Session Every other Thurs w/ Marcel Salas, Daniel Susnjar, Danny Hayoun.
La Puttanesca Italian Restaurant: 13408 Biscayne Blvd, North Miami, Florida 33181 (305)917-1717 9pm, Every Wed & Fri: Mo Morgen & Friends Jazz Nights.
Luna Star Café: 775 NE 125th St., North Miami FL 33161 lunastarcafe.com (305)799-7123. Music Tues - Sat .... with special concerts some Sundays & Mondays. Jan 10: Malcom Holcombe.
Miami Shores Country Club: 10000 Biscayne Blvd, Miami Shores FL 33138 miamishoresgolf.com (305)795-2363. MAP
MOCA: Museum of Contemporary Art. 770 NE 125th St. N Miami, FL 33161 mocanomi.org (305)893-6211. Every last Fri: 8pm free/adm Outdoor Jazz Concert.
PAX: 337 S.W. 8th Street, Miami, FL 33130 paxmiami.com (305) 640-5847. Dec 11: Drive-By Big Band, 8pm $5 donations; 13: Luis Bofill, 11:30pm, $10 or FREE before 11pm (21 & up); 14 Miami Beat Wave Presents, 10pm, $5 (21 & up); 18: The Miami Big Sound Orchestra Latin Jazz Big Band, 8pm, $5 donations; 21: Elastic Bond, 11:30pm, $10 (21 & up); MAP
St. Agnes' Episcopal Church: 1750 NW 3rd Avenue, Miami FL 33136 (305)448-7421x120 CommunityArtsProgram.org. FREE. 4pm, Dec 22: Community Arts Program (CAP) after-school Conservatory for the Arts and its Young Musicians' Junior & Intermediate Orchestras led by April Liberty, Advanced Chamber Ensemble conducted by Steffen Zeichner, Jazz PREP Band led by Dr. Angelo Versace, and ALL-STAR Jazz Ensemble conducted by Daniel Strange. Other members of the Community Arts Program teaching faculty join to round out a spirited holiday program of classical and jazz music.
The Fish House: 10000 SW 56th St # 41 (Miller Road) Miami, FL 33165 thefishhouse.com (305)595-8453. 7-11pm, Every Wed: David Leon 4tet + Jam; 8pm, Every Thur: Pro Blues Jam. Every Fri (Michael Wainright and Steve Duell rotate most Fridays) & Sat (Motel Mel does most Saturdays). Jan 18: Stampede IV. MAP
Town Kitchen & Bar: 7301 SW 57th Ct., South Miami, FL 33143 townkitchenbar.com (305)740-8118 , noon-3pm, Every Sun: Sunday Jazz Brunch w/with The Jeffrey Kipperman Quartet & Sherrine Mostine. (updated 6/19/13)
WDNA 88.9 FM Jazz Gallery: 2921 Coral Way, Miami FL 33145 wdna.org (305)662-8889. Jan 25: Nate Najar in concert Featuring Alejandro Arenas on bass and Mark Feinman on drums. 28: "The Roots of Swing: Coleman Hawkins & Lester Young" presented by Robert "Bebob" Grabowski, Jazz History Lecture Series; Feb 24: "Bebop, Hipsters, and the Counter-Culture Movement" presented by Dr. Donald Spivey, Jazz History Lecture Series; March 25: "The Great American Songbook - Great Art in Small Packages" presented by Dr. Shelly Berg, Jazz History Lecture Series; April 29: "John Coltrane - The Man, Music, and Legacy" presented by Dr. Ed Calle, Jazz History Lecture Series; May 27: "1959 and the Proliferation of Jazz Styles" presented by Jim Gasior, Jazz History Lecture Series.
WLRN: 91.3 Fm. wlrn.org (305) 995-2236. Fridays at 1:00pm EST: Ed Bell Presents South Florida Arts Beat (SFAB). Live on the radio and internet studio performances & interviews. Jan 17: Allan Harris; Feb 21: Brenda Alford.
WLRN: 91.3 Fm. wlrn.org (305) 995-2236 9:30pm-midnight, Mon-Fri: Evening Jazz w/ The Real Tracy Fields, w/irregular live interviews of local jazz artists. Every Monday night is Miami Locals night. Live interviews 10-10:30pm.
MAMI BEACH/N MIAMI BEACH/SUNNY ISLES
Arena Restaurant & Lounge: 653 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139 arenamiamibeach.com. MAP
Colony Theater: 1040 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305)674-1040 Tigertail Season 34, Tickets online at www.tigertail.org or by phone 305 324 4337, $30 general admission, $50 VIP ticket, priority entrance & seating. 8:30pm, April 12: Cécile McLorin Salvant & Cédric Andrieux.
Maxine’s Bistro at Catalina Hotel & Beach Club: 1732 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139 catalinasouthbeach.com (305)674-1160 6-10pm, Every Wed: Rose Max & Ramatis; Every Friday: Alex Weitz Trio; Every Sat: Jay Blues Band; 10am-2pm, Every Sun: Sunday Jazz Brunch w/Arthur Barron and special guests.
Q Lounge: 841 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139 qloungemiami.com (305)397-8056 7pm, Every Thur: Jazz by Hal Roland & Crew.
Van Dyke Upstairs: 846 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach, FL 33139 thevandykecafe.com (305)534-3600 9pm-1am, Music Nightly. Every Second Sunday - Eddie Balzola and Oriente . Jan 4: Eliza Neals w/ Eddie Gregg. MAP
Banyan Bowl at Pinecrest Gardens: 11000 Red Road, Pinecrest FL 33156, 2013-14 South Motors Jazz Series at Pinecrest Gardens, Subscriptions at $105.00 & $130.00 NOW ON SALE BY CALLING (305)669-6990. SHOWS: 6:30pm Dec 14: Rose Max & Raamatis; Jan 11: Leon Foster Thomas -- Steel Pan Virtuoso in a Night of Tropical Splendor; Feb 15: Batuke Samba Funk: A Celebration of Brazilian Carnival and Samba-Jazz Fusion; March 15: Shelly Berg and the Frost Concert Jazz Band--Piano Virtuosity with a Big Band Bonanza; April 5: Ed Calle Big Band presents “A Tribute to George Gershwin" & Legends of the Sax. MAP
Banyan Bowl at Pinecrest Gardens: 11000 Red Road, Pinecrest FL 33156, Gen-Next Jazz Series, FREE, 6pm, Jan 12: FIU Jazz Ensemble; March 2: Mike Orta and the FIU Latin Jazz Band; April 6: Aaron Lebos Trio. MAP