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Upcoming Appearances

New York Times: Sean Jones Quartet at the Jazz Standard

July 22, 2014

Mr. Jones, 36, was born and raised in northeast Ohio, and while he made his name in New York City — notably during his six years as first-chair trumpeter with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra — he preserved his ties to the region, helping to update a Rust Belt image by virtue of its homegrown jazz scene.

The Morning Call Interviews Rick Braun

July 08, 2014

Rick Braun on his new album: "It's R&B and jazz mixed together, whereas with straight-ahead jazz there is more of a swing groove."

Smooth Jazz Buzz: Get Up and Dance!

July 01, 2014

The energetic, honeyed horn harmonies and funk-filled grooves are performed with passion and precision by Braun and some of the finest players in contemporary jazz.

7/25/14 Rick Braun Moon Township, PA Robert Morris University Sewall Center (w/ Jazz Attack)
7/25/14 Hot Club Of Detroit Ann Arbor, MI The Ark
7/25/14 Kevin Eubanks Alicante, Spain ADDA (w/ Dave Holland & Prism)
7/25/14 Kirk Whalum Johannesburg, South Africa Bassline
7/25/14 Alfredo Rodriguez Barcelonnette, France Festival des enfants du jazz
7/26/14 Steve Cole Woodinville, WA Warehouse Winery District
7/26/14 Yellowjackets Rockport, MA Shalin Liu Performing Arts Center
7/26/14 Aaron Diehl Katonah, NY Caramoor (w/Cecile McLorin Salvant)
7/26/14 Kevin Eubanks San Sebastian, Spain Plaza de la Trinidad (w/ Dave Holland & Prism)
7/26/14 Jonathan Butler Temecula, CA Thornton Winery
7/26/14 Kirk Whalum Pretoria, South Africa A River Runs Through It Conference Center
7/26/14 Hot Club Of Detroit Kalamazoo, MI Cry Baby Concerts - Epic Theater (11am)
7/26/14 Hot Club Of Detroit Kalamazoo, MI Fontana Chamber Arts Summer Festival (8pm)
7/27/14 Kirk Whalum Pretoria, South Africa Pretoria Botanical Gardens
7/30/14 Sean Jones Boston, MA Scullers
7/30/14 Jonathan Butler Detroit, MI Chene Park (Love & Soul Tour w/ Norman Brown)