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Monday, October 23

Arts | Music | Performing Arts


WHERE: Newmark Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Oct. 23, 2017, 7 p.m.

Drummer Jack DeJohnette, guitarist John Scofield, bassist Larry Grenadier and keyboardist John Medeski all live in the Hudson River Valley — and all are among the best players of their instruments alive today. This genre-bending superquartet, reminiscent of Medeski Martin and Wood, is not to be missed. Read More »

Tuesday, October 24

Arts | Music | Performing Arts

Ballaké Sissoko & Vincent Ségal

WHERE: The Old Church, Portland
WHEN: Oct. 24, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

This duo merges traditional Malian kora harp with trip-hop cello — and yes, the resulting music is just as fresh and unexpected as it sounds. This special performance at The Old Church will also feature The Portland Kora Project. Read More »

Friday, October 27

Arts | Music

Brad Mehldau (Solo Piano)

WHERE: Agnes Flanagan Chapel, Lewis and Clark College, Portland
WHEN: Oct. 27, 2017, 8 p.m.

The renowned pianist and composer plays an intimate solo set at Lewis and Clark's Agnes Flanagan Chapel. Read More »

Friday, November 3

Arts | Music | Performing Arts

Habib Koité

WHERE: The Star Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Nov. 3, 2017, 9 p.m.

Singer-songwriter and guitarist Habib Koité, referred to as "Mali's biggest pop star" by Rolling Stone, makes a stop at the Star Theater. Read More »

Saturday, November 4

Arts | Music | Performing Arts

Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Chamber

WHERE: Jack London Revue, Portland
WHEN: Nov. 4, 2017, 8 p.m.

PDX Jazz and Soul'd Out Productions team up to present a special double-show by this invigorating soul-jazz-hip-hop collective. Featuring tributes to the Prince songbook (late show) and Max Roach's We Insist! Freedom Now Suite (early show). Read More »

Tuesday, November 7

Arts | Music | Performing Arts

Giulia Valle Trio

WHERE: Classic Pianos, Portland
WHEN: Nov. 7, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

Italian bassist-composer Giulia Valle makes a stop at Classic Pianos. Read More »

Wednesday, November 8

Arts | Music | Performing Arts

The Bad Plus

WHERE: The Star Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Nov. 8, 2017, 8 p.m.

The hyper-creative nu-jazz trio brings their diverse sound to the Star Theatre. Read More »

Friday, November 10

Arts | Music | Performing Arts

Tezeta Band

WHERE: Jack London Revue, Portland
WHEN: Nov. 10, 2017, 9 p.m.

Portland's own Ethio-jazz ensemble hits the Jack London Revue for a (cheap!) show of super-danceable music. Read More »

Sunday, November 12

Arts | Music | Performing Arts

Jason Moran & The Bandwagon

WHERE: Winningstad Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Nov. 12, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

The innovative pianist brings his talents to the Winningstad Theatre. Read More »

Tuesday, November 14

Arts | Music | Performing Arts

The Baylor Project

WHERE: Fremont Theater, Portland
WHEN: Nov. 14, 2017, 8:30 p.m.

Vocalist Jean Baylor & drummer Marcus Baylor’s highly anticipated collaboration is steeped in the heart and soul of jazz. Read More »

Saturday, November 18

Arts | Music | Performing Arts

1939 Ensemble w/ Blue Cranes

WHERE: Jack London Revue, Portland
WHEN: Nov. 18, 2017, 9 p.m.

Two Portland-based jazz ensembles join forces for a night of post-rock-adjacent, innovative nu-jazz sounds at the Jack London Revue. Read More »

Wednesday, December 6

Arts | Music

John McLaughlin & The 4th Dimension + Jimmy Herring & The Invisible Whip

WHERE: Revolution Hall, Portland
WHEN: Dec. 6, 2017, 8 p.m.

PDX Jazz and Soul'd Out present John McLaughlin and The 4th Dimension + Jimmy Herring & The Invisible Whip at Revolution Hall. Read More »

Thursday, December 14

Arts | Music | Performing Arts

Chance Hayden: With a Little Help From My Friends

WHERE: The Mission Theater, Portland
WHEN: Dec. 14, 2017, 7:30 p.m.

Guitarist, producer, composer and arranger Chance Hayden plays a tribute to The Beatles' iconic eighth studio album, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. Read More »