MIAMI-DADE COUNTY & THE KEYS

CORAL GABLES/COCONUT GROVE 

Open Stage Club: 2325 Galiano Street Coral Gables, Florida 33134 MAP 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. MJC Monday Jazz - every Monday Night at 8pm, $10, MJC Members and students with ID are admitted free. OCT 15: UM Frost Concert Jazz Band Directed by John Daversa w/ Special Guests; 22: Miami Jazz Consort; 29: MJC Voices w/ Wendy Pedersen.

 

Titantic Brewery: 5813 Ponce De Leon Blvd, Coral Gables FL 33146 MAP titanicbrewery.com/titanic TBA 

CUTLER BAY

South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center: 10950 SW 211th Street, Cutler Bay, FL 33189 MAP smdcac.org (786)573-5300  OCT 20: Backyard Bash V Featuring Morris Day and The Time.

 

THE KEYS 

Bayside Grille: 99530 Overseas Highway, Key Largo , FL 33037 MAP keylargo-baysidegrill.com (305)451-3380 The BEST Sunset view in the Keys! Dinner service starts at 5pm. Our Bayside Sunset Bar directly below the restaurant features Live Music seven nights weekly and Happy Hour specials. A full liquor bar offering tropical drink specials and Keys fare from 5pm till 10 pm. Check calendaHERE. Beachside Jazz & Blues Touring Artists Series To Be Continued...

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. Jazz Roots 2018-19 Season. The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County proudly announces the extraordinary six-concert lineup for the JAZZ ROOTS 2018-2019 season. This season marks the 11th anniversary of the groundbreaking performance and educational series co-founded by the Arsht Center with the late legendary music producer/entrepreneur Larry Rosen in 2008. DISCOUNT SEASON TICKETS NOW ON SALENOV 9: Leonard Bernstein 100 And Beyond - Ann Hampton Callaway, Jon Secada, Kirk Whalum and the Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra celebrate America’s greatest cultural superstar;  DEC 7: Artemis: Great Women In Jazz - Cecile McLorin Salvant, Renee Rosnes, Melissa Aldana, Anat Cohen, Noriko Ueda, Allison Miller and Ingrid Jensen—a stunning ensemble of powerful women in jazz today!;  JAN 18: Joshua Redman Quartet - An extraordinary quartet led by Joshua Redman, who The New York Times described as “one of the most visible jazz musicians of the last 15 years!”; FEB 8: Jazz In The Key Of Ellison - Will Downing, Nona Hendryx, Nicholas Payton, Quiana Lynell and Andy Faber Jazz Orchestra present a concert inspired by one of America’s great novelists, author of Invisible Man, Ralph Ellison; MAR 8: Robert Glasper: Reflect + Respond = Now  - Christian Scott, Terrance Martin, Derrick Hodge, Justin Tyson, Taylor McFerrin and Robert Glasper, an all-star ensemble, blur genre lines and inspire “a new generation of jazzers” (Rolling Stone); APR  12: From Brazil With Love: Sergio Mendes - Sergio Mendes, three-time Grammy® Award-winning producer, composer, keyboardist, and vocalist returns to the Arsht Center for a great evening of bossa nova and samba. DISCOUNT SEASON TICKETS NOW ON SALE.

 Arsht Center for the Performing Arts: 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami FL 33132  MAP www.arshtcenter.org Box Office (305)949-6722. SEP 8: ArtsLaunch2018!  This is Miami’s biggest annual event celebrating and kicking off the Arts Season—and it’s FREE! Join us for a day of fun and discovery: family activities, mini performances, a community arts village of more than 100 arts and cultural organizations, chef demonstrations, food, live bands, DJs and more. Plus—the majority of the Arsht Center’s season will go on sale for individual show tickets for the first time - and if you purchase in person at the box office, we’ll waive our ticket handling fees! 10am-10pm. SCHEDULE.

The Fish House: 10000 SW 56th St # 41 (Miller Road) Miami, FL 33165 MAP thefishhouse.com (305)595-8453. CELEBRATING 21 YEARS OF BUSINESS! Restaurant Hours: SUN-WED, 12-10pm & THUR-SAT, 12-11pm. Every WED: David Leon hosts Pro-JAZZ Jam Session, 8-11pm, (2 drink minimum);  Every THUR: Pro BLUES Jam, 8pm, (2 drink minimum) (w/ Guest Hosts Motel Mel, Steve Duell, Michael Wainright), Every SAT: Motel Mel. View full schedule of events on FACEBOOK.  OCT 10: Ashley Pezzotti; 17: Aldo Salvent Quartet; 24:  Russ Spiegel; 31: No Jazz Session (Happy Halloween!); NOV 7: Wendy Pedersen & Jim Gasior.

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. $20GA/$15 Members, or become a society member at $40, including the night's show!  OCT 28: 32nd Season Celebration w/ The Mustafa Family Band Featuring Jesse Jones, Jr. w/ special guests Carole Ann Taylor and Brenda Alford, GA $50/Members $30. 6-9pm; NOV 25: Leesa Richards in Concert;  RSVP to SunJazzOrg@aol.com or call (954)554-1800.

Oskar's at Space Mountain: 738 NW 62nd St, Miami, FL 33150 MAP  spacemountainmia.org  Last Thursdays of the Month - A monthly evening of exciting and diverse experimental, avant-garde jazz and sound work. Free and open to the public.  Mountain Miami is accessible from the 62 bus route and located off of I-95. Parking is free and located in the back of the building. 

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

MIAMI BEACH/N MIAMI BEACH/SUNNY ISLES

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. Wednesday through Saturday, 6pm to 10pm. These informal nights are warm and welcoming with no cover charge and no minimum drink order, just a chance to gather with friends in the relaxed setting of The Betsy’s Lobby Salon. Join us in the Lobby Salon for Latin Jazz every Sunday & Thursday evening.

Tony Roma's: 18050 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160 MAP tonyromas.com/location/sunny-isles-beach  Live on the Patio. OCT 13: Oriente, 8pm.

PINECREST

Pinecrest Gardens: 11000 Red Rd, Pinecrest, Florida 33156 MAP pinecrestgardens.org (305)669-6990  SOUTH MOTORS JAZZ SERIES 2018-2019 at Pinecrest Gardens. Call (305)669-6990 for 2018-19 Season Subscription Information. Single Ticket Sales Begin Now Available. Shownight gates open 6:30pm. Showtime 8pm. For Pre-Concert Dinner reservations and information phone (305)988-5089. SEASON SCHEDULE: OCT 20: Randy Brecker and the South Florida Jazz Orchestra; NOV 17: Ramsey Lewis and the Urban Knights; DEC 8: Christian McBride’s New Jawn; JAN 19: Glenn Miller Orchestra; FEB 16: Frost Concert Jazz Band w/ two time Grammy nominated jazz vocalist Renee Olstead performing the Great American Songbook; MAR 16: Antonio Adolfo Quartet Featuring Vocalist Carol Saboyo; APR 6: Paquito D’ Rivera Sextet.