Jazz Events for South Florida (and beyond) from Friday, August 26, 2016

Friday coverFri. Aug. 26French Horn TrioFri. Aug. 26, FRENCH HORN Collective, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Carillon Miami Beach Hotel & Spa, 6801 Collins Ave., Miami Beach 33141, info & table reservation at 305.514.7474, no cover, valet parking available $15 (Miami Beach)Ball and ChainFri. Aug. 26, Kevin Mahogany, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Ball & Chain, 1513 Southwest 8th St. (Calle 8), Miami, 33135, http://www.BallandChainMiami.com, no cover, $8 valet parking available (Miami)Debbie OrtaFri. Aug. 26, The Debbie Orta Jazz Trio, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Farraday’s Steakhouse, inside the Isle Casino, 777 Isle of Capri Circle, Pompano Beach, 33069, 954.633.8643, no cover, plenty of free self-parking, valet parking also available (Pompano Beach)all that jazzFri. Aug. 26, Join us for Dinner and Live Jazz and enjoy Jazz Vocals & Jazz Flute by ARGARITA and her “Hot Mess Trio,” 6:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m., All That Jazz Cafe & Grill, 3491 N. Hiatus Rd., Sunrise, 33351, NW Corner of Oakland Park Blvd. & Hiatus Rd., 1 Mile from Sawgrass Mills Mall off Oakland Park Blvd, 954.572.0821, no cover, plenty of free self-parking in lot (Sunrise)Hal Roland at Christy'sFri. Aug. 26,  Hal Roland on piano and Matt Bonelli on upright bass, 6:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m., Christy’s Restaurant, 3101 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables, 33134, 305.446.1400, no cover, metered parking on the street around the restaurant (Coral Gables)Davis and DowFri. Aug. 26, DaVinci’s of Boca presents Davis and Dow, 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., DaVinci’s Restaurant, Boca Town Center Mall (between Nordstrom and Saks), 6000 Glades Rd., Boca Raton, 33431, 561.363.8466, no cover (Boca Raton)Brazilian and Latin FlavorsFri. Aug. 26, Join Stu Grant and “Brazilian and Latin Flavors” tonight from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Your excursion to Brazil features music from Tania Maria, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Ivan Lins, Gato Barbieri, Poncho Sanchez, Arturo Sandoval, and many more! 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., on the internet at www.cooljazzflorida.com  Cozy Michaels TrioFri. Aug. 26, JAZZ at MIAMI SHORES presents The Cozy Michaels Trio, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Miami Shores Country Club, 10000 Biscayne Blvd. Miami Shores, 33138, 305.795.2360, no cover, lots of free self-parking in lot (Miami Shores)SFCPA Drum FridaysFri. Aug. 26, FREE Friday Drum Jams (for all shapes, sizes, and ages)! 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., South Florida Center for Percussive Arts, 12600 SW 130th St. #10, Miami, 33186, 786.478.6899, www.theSFCPA.org, FREE, FRee, free! (Kendall)Margo BrownFri. Aug. 26, Margo Brown, Jazz Vocalist, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Frank and Dino’s, 718 S. Federal Highway, Deerfield Beach, 33441, 954.427.4909, no cover, plenty of free self-parking, valet service available (Deerfield Beach)Damian J for FridaysFri. Aug. 26, The Damian J Project presents: “Friday Night Lights” live in the “Under the stars” Patio Lounge, 7:30 p.m., Pinch Me GastroBar, 216 Palermo Ave., Coral Gables, 33134, 786.801.1074, no cover, metered parking available on the street (Coral Gables)Derek FairholmFri. Aug. 26, Jazz in the Garden presents Mark Small on sax, Derek Fairholm on organ and John Yarling on drums ,  7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m., Peacock Garden Café, 2889 McFarlane Rd., Coconut Grove, 33133, 305.774.3332, no cover charge, min. Consumption: Bar area – 1 drink per person, dining area, 1 entrée per person, valet parking next door at Sonesta Hotel, public parking garage entrance between Sonesta Hotel and restaurant entrance (Coconut Grove)Sammy for MondayFri. Aug. 26, Grammy-nominated, master percussionist, Sammy Figueroa, presents “Sally’s Tomato: A Tribute to the Music of Cal Tjader.” Sammy and his band will replicate the delightful sounds of the original cool Latin jazz. Featuring Sammy Figueroa on congas, Chino Nunez on timbales, Drew Mathew on vibes, Antulio Mora on piano, Agustin Conti on bass and Charles K. Santiago on bongos! 8:00 p.m., The Arts Garage, 94 NE 2nd Ave., Delray Beach, box office: 561.571.8510, self parking in lot above, $10 valet parking available, $30, $40, $45, Bring Your Own Whatever (Delray Beach)Screen Shot 2016-08-23 at 5.57.16 PMFri. Aug. 26, Jazz at MOCA presents The Glyn Dryhurst Dixieland Jazz Band, 8:00 p.m. – 9:15 p.m., Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami, 305.893.6211, FREE, free, free, bring your chairs, blankets, friends! Plenty of free self parking in lot next to MOCA, RAIN OR SHINE (North Miami)Rose Max - City of Miami BeachFri. Aug. 26, Rose Max & Ramatis, 8:00 p.m., La Griglia Italian Restaurant & Grill, 11402 NW 41st St., Doral, 33178, 305.470.9262, no cover (Doral)Chloe DolandisFri. Aug. 26, Chloe Dolandis on vocals with Chris Patsis on bass, 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m., CWS Bar and Kitchen, 522 Lucerne Ave., Lake Worth, 33460, 561.318.5637, no cover (Lake Worth)Vinyl BlvdFri. Aug. 26,  Vinyl Blvd. Quartet (featuring Yamit Lemoine on Voice and Violin, Kom Wongsawat on keyboards, Gary Thomas on bass and Seth Woods on drums), 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m., Soya & Pomodoro, 120 NE 1st St., Miami, 33132, 305.381.9511, reservations recommended because the join is not that big, no cover, $10 parking available across the street in a lot (Downtown Miami)Mike Orta and LuzFri. Aug. 26, Living Room Jazz at Soyka’s presents The Mike Orta Trio (with Mike on baby grand, Nicky Orta on bass and Goetz Kujack on drums), 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m., Soyka’s Bar Lounge & Restaurant, 5556 NE 4th Ct., Miami, 33137, 305.759.3117, no cover or minimum, $5 parking in lot (Midtown Miami)Kemuel RoigFri. Aug. 26, The Kemuel Roig Trio, featuring Kemuel on piano, Kenneth Jimenez on bass and Johnathan Hulett on drums, 10:00 p.m. – 01:00 a.m., Le Chat Noir: Cellar, Restaurant and Jazz Club, 2 South Miami Ave., Miami 33130, 305.377.8899, no cover charge (Downtown Miami)Cover - Open DoorSat. Aug, 27

Sat. Aug. 27, Jazz Market Arts & Crafts Fair, sponsored by the Ft. Pierce Jazz Society in Historic Downtown Ft. Pierce,8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., 101 Melody Lane (off Indian River Dr. & Orange Ave.), Ft. Pierce, 34950, 772.460.5299, FREE (Ft. Pierce)Greg DiazSat. Aug. 27, Saturday Jazz Brunch with Greg Diaz on vocals/woodwinds and Brad Keller on keys, 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., Sundy House, 106 S. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach, 33444, 561.272.5678, A la Carte Brunch menu, parking available in Sundy House lot on Swinton Ave, valet parking available also (Delray Beach)Sat. Aug. 27,  “Saturdays Swing” — Join Stu Grant for a program devoted to Big Bands and their most Swinging Tunes, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. on the internet at http://www.cooljazzflorida.comSwing SaturdaysSat. Aug. 27,  “Saturdays Swing” — Join Stu Grant for a program devoted to Big Bands and their most Swinging Tunes, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. on the internet at http://www.cooljazzflorida.com
French Horn (3)Sat. Aug. 27,
FRENCH HORN Collective, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Carillon Miami Beach Hotel & Spa, 6801 Collins Ave., Miami Beach 33141, info & table reservation at 305.514.7474, no cover, valet parking available $15 (Miami Beach)Jimmy CavalloSat. Aug. 27, Jimmy Cavallo with the Danny Burger Trio, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 a.m., Blue Jean Blues, 3320 NE 33rd St., Ft. Lauderdale, 33308, 954.306.6330, no cover, plenty of metered parking on 33rd St. (Ft. Lauderdale)Nick TannuraSat. Aug. 27, The Ball & Chain Jazz Trio with Nick Tannura and friends, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Ball & Chain, 1513 Southwest 8th St. (Calle 8), Miami, 33135, http://www.BallandChainMiami.com, no cover, $8 valet available (Miami)All That Jazz TrioSat. Aug. 27, Dinner and jazz with the ‘All That Jazz Trio’ (Jim Petullo on piano, Giuseppe Pucci on drums and Michael Kolber on bass) for “Classic/Straight-Ahead Jazz,” 6:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m., All That Jazz Cafe & Grill, 3491 N. Hiatus Rd., Sunrise, 33351, NW Corner of Oakland Park Blvd. & Hiatus Rd., 1 Mile from Sawgrass Mills Mall off Oakland Park Blvd, 954.572.0821, no cover, plenty of free self-parking in lot (Sunrise)Vinyl Blvd.Sat. Aug. 27, The Vinyl Blvd. Duo with Yamit Lemoine on voice/vocals with Tim Jago on guitar, 7:30 p.m., Books & Books Coral Gables, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables, 305.442.4408, no cover, paid parking in lot across the street, entrance on Aragon Ave. (Coral Gables)Mark Small (ML)Sat. Aug. 27, Jazz in the Garden presents Mark Small on sax, Derek Fairholm on organ and John Yarling on drums,  7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m., Peacock Garden Café, 2889 McFarlane Rd., Coconut Grove, 33133, 305.774.3332, no cover charge, min. Consumption: Bar area – 1 drink per person, dining area, 1 entrée per person, valet parking next door at Sonesta Hotel, public parking garage entrance between Sonesta Hotel and restaurant entrance (Coconut Grove)Jeff GraingerSat. Aug. 27, Sinatra Saturdays with Jeff Grainger, 8:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m., Amici’s Trattoria Italiana, 10201 Hammocks Blvd., Miami, 33196, 305.388.3787, no cover (Miami)Screen Shot 2016-08-25 at 1.19.55 AMSat. Aug. 27, The Mister K Band with Steve Kirkland on sax, and Felix Gomez on keyboards, 8:00  pm:  The Deering Estate,  16701 SW 72nd Ave,  More Details below:The Summer Cabaret Concert Series features intimate concerts inside the historic Stone House Ballroom at the Deering Estate. All concerts begin at 8 pm and the main gate opens at 7 pm. It is recommended to arrive early for preferred seating. Guests are welcome to bring refreshments and snacks to enjoy during the show. Tickets are $20 per concert or $55 for the three-concert series (save $5). Limited seating is available. Advance tickets are recommended. Tickets can be purchased online below or by calling the Deering Estate Ticket Office at 305-235-1668 ext. 233

Jimmy WilliamsonSat. Aug. 27, Jimmy Williamson and his All-Star Band (featuring Jimmy on vocals, Camilo Velandia on guitar, Isaac Velasquez on drums, Jose Velasquez on bass and Carlos Puig on keyboard/trumpet), 8:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m., Tavolino della Nonna, 10181 W. Sample Rd., Coral Springs, 33065, 954.509.0046, no cover, plenty of parking in the lot (Coral Springs)Loye HawkinsSat. Aug. 27, Ivan’s Cookhouse presents Loye Hawkins on vocals with Ted McDermott on guitar, 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m., Ivan’s Cookhouse, 14815 Biscayne Blvd., North Miami, 33181, 305.944.4826, no cover, no minimum, plenty of free parking in the front  (North Miami)Hal Roland TrioSat. Aug 27, Living Room Jazz at Soyka’s presents The Hal Roland Trio (with Hal on baby grand, Steve Rucker on drums and Matt Bonelli on bass), 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m., Soyka’s Bar Lounge & Restaurant, 5556 NE 4th Ct., Miami, 33137, 305.759.3117, no cover or minimum, $5 parking in lot (Midtown Miami)Chloe DolandisSat. Aug. 27, Chloe Dolandis on vocals with Chris Patsis on bass, 9:00 p.m., SubCulture Coffee Delray, 123 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach, 33444, 561.808.8482, no cover (Delray Beach)Luis DislaSat. Aug. 27, Luis Alas & La Calle Ocho Funk play at a “Jack Daniels Party” which features giveaways, drink specials, raffles and other special events, 9:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., Scully’s Tavern, 9809 SW 72nd St., Miami, 33173, 305.271.7404, no cover, strip mall parking is good but can be deceiving. There is plenty of parking on the rooftop of strip mall ramp. Just drive behind the mall (Miami)Barbara Evans for BanditSat. Aug. 27, BANDIT (featuring Barbara Evans on vocals, Valerio Cantori on keyboards, Orlando Machado on drums and Kai Sanchez on bass), 10:30 p.m. – 2:00 a.m., Neme GastroBar, 1252 SW 22nd St. (across the street from the Greek restaurant), parking in lot next door and across the street), Miami, 33145, 305.345.9868, no cover (Miami)

Sun. Aug. 28Sunday BrunchSun. Aug. 28, Start your morning while sipping that first cup of coffee and browsing the newspaper by listening to Stu Grant and his very popular Sunday Jazz Brunch (formally of Love 94 FM), Enjoy the very best of Jazz Classics, Brazilian Jazz, Afro Cuban Jazz and more! Stu will let you know about the latest jazz recordings, all the jazz entertainment locally, and jazz news! 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., on the internet at www.cooljazzflorida.com  Setai Hotel pictureSun. Aug. 28, Sunday Jazz Brunch at The Setai, 11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., The Setai Hotel, 2001 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, 33139, 855.923.7899, $85 per adult, $45 per child (5-12 years old) exclusive of service charge and tax, valet parking available, lot parking nearby (Miami Beach)French HornSun. Aug. 28, Brunch THYME at the Carillon Miami Beach Hotel & Spa with the FRENCH HORN Collective, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., Carillon Miami Beach Hotel & Spa, 6801 Collins Ave., Miami Beach 33141, info & table reservation at 305.514.7474, $45 buffet brunch, valet parking available $15 (Miami Beach)LeNora Jaye for SundaySun. Aug. 28, LeNora Jaye’s Jazz Brunch at the Monkey Bar, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., Georgie’s Alibi Monkey Bar, 2266 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors, 33305, 954.565.2526, no cover, parking in lot (Wilton Manors – Ft. Lauderdale)Paul StewartSun. Aug. 28, Sunday Jazz Brunch featuring Paul Stewart on solo guitar, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., The Delray Marketplace (Lyons Road & West Atlantic Ave) Terra Fiamma Restaurant, 9169 West Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach (approx. 1 mile west of Florida turnpike (Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach exit), no cover, lots of free self-parking (Delray Beach)Jupiter for SundaySun. Aug. 28, Sunday Jazz Jam at the Double Roads Tavern this Sunday featuring Bossa Jazz & Special Guests, 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Double Roads Tavern and Grill, 251 South U.S. Highway One, Suite 1, Jupiter, 33477, 561.203.7061, no cover (Jupiter)Brenda AlfordSun. Aug. 28, Sunshine Jazz Organization presents The Brenda Alford Quintet, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Miami Shores Country Club, 10000 Biscayne Blvd., Miami Shores, 33138, 305.795.2360, General admission $20, SJO members $15 — FREE when you become a member or renew your membership at the door, plenty of free self-parking in the lots (Miami Shores)Hal Roland on SundaySun. Aug. 28, Hal Roland, Tropical Steel Pan and vocals, 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m., Bahama Breeze Restaurant, 12395 SW 88th St., Miami, 33186, 305.598.4040, no cover (Kendall)John MichalakSun. Aug. 28, The John Michalak (saxes/flutes) Duo, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., Le Rendez-vous, 221 Datura St., #105, West Palm Beach, 33401, 561.273.5441, street and garage parking, no cover (West Palm Beach)Nicole YarlingSun. Aug. 28, Jorge Garcia’s Jazz Jam session featuring vocalist/violinist Nicole Yarling, 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Tavolino della Nonna, 10181 W. Sample Rd., Coral Springs, 33065, 954.509.0046, no cover, plenty of parking in the lot (Coral Springs)Mari and Scott for wedSun. Aug. 28, The Red Eye Duo featuring Mari Mennel Bell on piano & Scott St. John on sax, 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Anglins Beach Cafe, 2 Commercial Blvd., Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, 33308, 954.491.6007, no cover (Lauderdale-by-the-Seat)Screen Shot 2016-08-26 at 5.31.50 AMSun. Aug 28, Tune in to Ted Grossman’s “Night Train” every Sunday night featuring special recordings and highlights from the Great Jazz Musicians of our Years! Tonight “Swing Goes to the Movies” The Complete Musical Soundtrack of the Film – Hollywood Hotel – with Benny Goodman and his Orchestra plus an all-star cast. Recorded July-Aug. 1937 in Hollywood, Ca., 8:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m., On your radio dial FM 91.3 or stream live at http://www.WLRN.org, FREE on your radio or on the internet!!! Vinyl Blvd.Sun. Aug. 28, Vinyl Blvd (featuring Yamit Lemoine on voice/violin with Jim Gasior on keyboard, Gary Thomas on bass and Michael Piolet on drums), 8:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m., Faena Hotel Living Room Lounge, 3201 Collins Ave., Miami Beach 33140, 305.534.8800, no cover, $25 valet parking available or metered street parking (Miami Beach)Inner Court Sun. Aug. 28, The Inner Court (featuring Ken Massalone on guitar, Paul Banman on keyboards, Randy McGill on drums and Tony Alford on bass) – Live at DADA, 9:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m., DADA Restaurant, 52 N. Swinton Ave., Delray Beach, 561.330.3232, paid parking lot a couple of streets down, no cover (Delray Beach)Remedy Jazz (Jeff Abbott)Sun. Aug. 28, Remedy Jazz Quartet, 9:00 p.m., Blue Anchor British Pub, 804 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach, 33483, 561.272.7272, no cover (Delray Beach)Kenneth J and DerekSun. Aug. 28, The Kenneth Jimenez Trio (with Derek Fairholm on keys and Rodolfo Zuñiga on drums), 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m., The Lagniappe House, 3425 NE 2nd Ave., Miami, 33137, 305.576.1018, no cover (Wynwood – Design District – Miami)