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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.

8/1/14 Danilo Pérez Stonington, ME Deer Isle Jazz Fest
8/2/14 Richard Elliot Las Vegas, NV The Smith Center - Reynolds Hall (w/ Dave Koz and Friends)
8/2/14 Rodney Whitaker Lansing, MI Lansing Jazz Festival
8/2/14 Rick Braun London, UK Pizza Express Jazz Club Soho
8/3/14 Gary Burton Newport, RI Newport Jazz Festival
8/3/14 Rick Braun London, UK Pizza Express Jazz Club Soho
8/3/14 Kenny Garrett Marciac, France Chapiteau
8/3/14 Danilo Pérez Boston, MA Newport Jazz Festival
8/5/14 Hot Club Of Detroit San Diego, CA Saville Theatre - San Diego College for Jazz
8/7/14 Kenny Garrett Montegenevre, France Jazz Aux Frontieres Festival - Maison du Village
8/7/14 Hot Club Of Detroit Oakland, CA Yoshi's
8/9/14 Richard Elliot Austin, TX One World Theatre (w/ Dave Koz and Friends)
8/9/14 Christian McBride Richmond, VA Richmond Jazz Festival
8/9/14 Jackiem Joyner Monroe, MI River Raisin Jazz Festival (w/ Keiko Matsui)
8/9/14 Rick Braun Richmond, VA Maymont Park (w/ Jazz Attack)
8/9/14 Kirk Whalum Goshen, CT Litchfield Jazz Fest
8/9/14 Freda Payne New York, NY BB Kings
8/9/14 Hot Club Of Detroit San Jose, CA San Jose Jazz Festival
8/10/14 Christian McBride Flint, MI Flint Jazz Festival
8/10/14 Richard Elliot Dallas, TX The Music Hall at Fair Park