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Saturday, February 13

Music | Arts

The Budos Band

WHERE: Wonder Ballroom, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 13, 2016, 8 p.m.

The Budos Band plays the Wonder Ballroom. Read More »


NW Life | Music

**KMHD DJ Event: Tom D'Antoni at Jo Bar**

WHERE: Jo Bar and Rotisserie, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 13, 2016, 10 p.m.

Tom D'Antoni of "I Like it Like That," Friday nights from 8-10, spins records at Jo Bar and Rotisserie. Read More »

Monday, February 15

Music | Arts

The Blue Cranes at Mississippi Studios

WHERE: Portland
WHEN: Feb. 15, 2016, 7 p.m.

The Blue Cranes opens for Chess Smith/Craig Taborn/Mat Maneri at Mississippi Studios. Read More »

Wednesday, February 17

Music

***KMHD DJ Event: Daniel Charles Hunt and DJ Survival Skills***

WHERE: Portland
WHEN: Feb. 17, 2016, 8 p.m.

DJ Survival Skills of "Beat Parlor" (Sunday nights 10pm-12am) spins records at Turn! Turn! Turn!. Read More »

Thursday, February 18

Music | Arts

Sullivan Fortner (Solo Piano)

WHERE: Classic Pianos, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 18, 2016, 7 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents Sullivan Fortner, playing solo piano at Classic Pianos. Read More »


Music | Arts

Spanish Harlem Orchestra

WHERE: Newmark Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 18, 2016, 7 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents Spanish Harlem Orchestra at the Newmark Theater. Read More »


Music | Arts

Sonny Fortune

WHERE: Jimmy Mak's, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 18, 2016, 7 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents Sonny Fortune at Jimmy Mak's. Two shows: 7 & 9:30. Read More »


Music | NW Life | Arts

Tale in the Telling / Westerlies

WHERE: TaborSpace, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 18, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Tale in the Telling and Westerlies play Tabor Space. Read More »


Music | NW Life | Arts

Trio Subtonic at the Portland Jazz Festival

WHERE: Portland
WHEN: Feb. 18, 2016, 8:30 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents a FREE show with Trio Subtonic at Altabira at The Eastlund. Read More »

Friday, February 19

Music | Arts

Puttin’ it Together: A Tribute to Elvin Jones

WHERE: Jimmy Mak's, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 19, 2016, 7 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents Puttin’ it Together: A Tribute to Elvin Jones. Two shows: 7 & 9:30. Read More »


Music | Arts

Charles Lloyd Quartet

WHERE: Newmark Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 19, 2016, 9 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents the Charles Lloyd Quartet at the Newmark Theater. Read More »


Music | Arts

Gary Peacock Trio

WHERE: Winningstad Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 19, 2016, 9:30 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents Gary Peacock Trio at the Winningstad Theater. Read More »

Saturday, February 20

Music | Arts

Pat Martino Trio & Kenny Barron Trio (double bill)

WHERE: Newmark Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 20, 2016, 7 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents Pat Martino Trio & Kenny Barron Trio (double bill). Read More »


Music | Arts

Olé Coltrane: Bobby Torres Ensemble

WHERE: Jimmy Mak's, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 20, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents Olé Coltrane: Bobby Torres Ensemble with special guest, Azar Lawrence, at Jimmy Mak's. Two shows: 7:30 &10:30. Read More »


Music | NW Life | Arts

Grasshoppers: The PJCE plays music by student composers and their mentors

WHERE: The Old Church, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 20, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Composer's Ensemble presents "Grasshoppers: The PJCE plays music by student composers and their mentors" at the Old Church. Read More »


Music | Arts

Happy Orchestra

WHERE: The Goodfoot, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 20, 2016, 9 p.m.

PDX Jazz presents Happy Orchestra with Damian Erskine at the Goodfoot. Read More »


Music | Arts

Gary Bartz Quartet: Coltrane Rules

WHERE: Winningstad Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 20, 2016, 10 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents the Gary Bartz Quartet: Coltrane Rules at the Winningstad Theater. Read More »


Sunday, February 21

Music | NW Life | Arts

Coltrane Jazz with The Ryan Meagher Trio

WHERE: Nel Centro at The Hotel Modera, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 21, 2016, 10:30 a.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents Coltrane Jazz with The Ryan Meagher Trio. Read More »


Music | Arts

We Four: Javon Jackson, George Cables, Peter Washington, and Jimmy Cobb

WHERE: Winningstad Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 21, 2016, 3 p.m.

PDX Jazz presents We Four: Javon Jackson, George Cables, Peter Washington, and Jimmy Cobb, a tribute to John Coltrane and the music of his time. Read More »

Music | Arts

Aaron Goldberg (solo piano)

WHERE: Classic Pianos, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 21, 2016, 5 p.m.

PDX Jazz presents solo piano with Aaron Goldberg at Classic Pianos. Read More »


Music | Arts

Dianne Reeves

WHERE: Newmark Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 21, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

PDX Jazz presents Dianne Reeves at the Newmark Theater. Read More »

Monday, February 22

Music | Arts

David Goldblatt (solo piano)

WHERE: Classic Pianos, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 22, 2016, 7 p.m.

PDX Jazz presents solo piano with David Goldblatt at Classic Pianos. Read More »


Music | Arts

Freight Trane: Kenny Burrell/John Coltrane Collaboration

WHERE: Jimmy Mak's, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 22, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

PDX Jazz presents Javon Jackson and Dan Balmer paying tribute to Kenny Burrell and John Coltrane at Jimmy Mak's. Read More »


Music | Arts

Kneebody and Daedelus

WHERE: Mississippi Studios, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 22, 2016, 8 p.m.

Kneebody and Daedelus play Mississippi Studios. Read More »

Tuesday, February 23

Music | Arts

Chano Dominguez (solo piano)

WHERE: Classic Pianos, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 23, 2016, 7 p.m.

PDX Jazz presents solo piano with Chano Dominguez at Classic Pianos. Read More »


Music | NW Life | Arts

PDX Jazz presents the Nicole Glover Quartet

WHERE: Portland
WHEN: Feb. 23, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

PDX Jazz presents the Nicole Glover Quartet at Jimmy Mak's. Read More »

Wednesday, February 24

Music | NW Life | Arts

***KMHD DJ Event: Lynn Darroch Book Release with music from Tom Grant***

WHERE: Classic Pianos, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 24, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Lynn Darroch, host of Bright Moments (Friday afternoons 1-4), is launching a book about jazz in the Pacific Northwest. Pianist Tom Grant will play music for this book launch at Classic Pianos. Read More »


Music | Arts

West Coast Blues: Celebrating Wes, Jimmy, and Trane

WHERE: Jimmy Mak's, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 24, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Henry Johnson and Mel Brown celebrate the music of Wes Montgomery, Jimmy Smith, and John Coltrane. Read More »


Music | Arts

Wil Bades Trio featuring Skerik

WHERE: The Goodfoot, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 24, 2016, 9 p.m.

Wil Bades Trio featuring Skerik plays the Goodfoot. Read More »

Thursday, February 25

Music | Arts

Chuck Israels: Coltrane Time

WHERE: Jimmy Mak's, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 25, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

PDX Jazz presents Chuck Israels: Coltrane Time at Jimmy Mak's. Read More »


Music | Arts

Brian Blade Fellowship & Alicia Olatuja (double bill)

WHERE: Revolution Hall, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 25, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

PDX Jazz presents Brian Blade Fellowship & Alicia Olatuja (double bill) at Revolution Hall. Read More »

Friday, February 26

Music | Arts

The Africa Brass Ensemble

WHERE: Newmark Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 26, 2016, 7 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents The Africa Brass Ensemble at the Newmark Theater with Ravi Coltrane, Charles Gray & Orrin Evans. Read More »


Music | Arts

Marquis Hill "Reddie for Freddy" Tribute to Freddie Hubbard

WHERE: Jimmy Mak's, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 26, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents "Reddie for Freddy" a tribute to Freddie Hubbard with Marquis Hill at Jimmy Mak's. Read More »


Music | Arts

RW WORKz with special guest James Carter

WHERE: Alberta Abbey, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 26, 2016, 10 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents RW WORKz with special guest James Carter at the Alberta Abbey. Read More »

Saturday, February 27

Music | Arts

Universal Consciousness: A Tribute to Alice Coltrane under the musical direction of Ravi Coltrane`

WHERE: Newmark Theatre, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 27, 2016, 7 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents Universal Consciousness: A Tribute to Alice Coltrane under the musical direction of Ravi Coltrane the Newmark Theater. Read More »


Music | Arts

Orrin Evans Trio

WHERE: Jimmy Mak's, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 27, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents the Orrin Evans Trio at Jimmy Mak's. Two shows: 7:30 & 10. Read More »


Music | Arts

Galactic "Into the Deep Tour 2016"

WHERE: The Crystal Ballroom, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 27, 2016, 8 p.m.

Galactic plays the Crystal Ballroom. Read More »


Sunday, February 28

Music | Arts

Saxophone Summit Supreme feat. Jimmy Greene, Devin Phillips, JD Allen & Orrin Evans

WHERE: Metropolitan Ballroom, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 28, 2016, 3 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents Saxophone Summit Supreme feat. Jimmy Greene, Devin Phillips, JD Allen & Orrin Evans at the Metropolitan Ballroom. Read More »

Music | Arts

Brandee Younger (Solo Harp)

WHERE: Classic Pianos, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 28, 2016, 5 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents a solo harp show with Brandee Younger at Classic Pianos. Read More »


Music | Arts

John Scofield/Joe Lovano Quartet

WHERE: Revolution Hall, Portland
WHEN: Feb. 28, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

The Portland Jazz Festival presents The John Scofield/Joe Lovano Quartet at Revolution Hall. Read More »

Wednesday, March 2

Music | NW Life | Arts

***KMHD DJ Event: Lynn Darroch Book Release***

WHERE:
WHEN: March 2, 2016, 7:30 p.m.

Lynn Darroch, host of Bright Moments (Friday afternoons 1-4), is launching a book about jazz in the Pacific Northwest. This will be a live reading. Read More »

Monday, March 7

Music | Arts

Dengue Fever

WHERE: Mississippi Studios, Portland
WHEN: March 7, 2016, 8 p.m.

Dengue Fever plays Mississippi Studios. Read More »

Saturday, March 19

Music | Arts

Soul'd Out presents Red Baraat

WHERE: Dante's, Portland
WHEN: March 19, 2016, 8 p.m.

Soul'd Out presents Red Baraat with DJ Anjali and the Incredible Kid at Dante's. Read More »

Wednesday, March 23

Music | Arts

Red Baraat

WHERE: Mississippi Studios, Portland
WHEN: March 23, 2016, 7 p.m.

Red Baraat plays Mississippi Studios. Read More »

Friday, April 15

Music | Arts

Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, Trombone Shorty & New Orleans Avenue

WHERE: Keller Auditorium, Portland
WHEN: April 15, 2016, 7 p.m.

A co-headling show with Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings and Trombone Shorty & New Orleans Avenue. Read More »