2013 - 2014 Lineup

BRUBECK BROTHERS - DAVE BRUBECK TRIBUTE

Monday September 16th, 2013 - 7:30 PM
Rose Wagner Theatre

STUDENT OUTREACH SPONSORSHIPS: 
Dennis and Rebecca Merrill
Hotel Monaco and Daynes Music
 

The Brubeck Brothers Quartet is an exciting jazz group featuring two members of one of America’s most accomplished families, Dan Brubeck (drums) and Chris Brubeck (bass and trombone). Mike DeMicco (guitar) and Chuck Lamb (piano) complete this dynamic quartet. The band has preformed at concert series, college and jazz festivals across America and Europe. This is Brubeck Jazz at its best!

Brubeck Brothers Website

THE CLAYTON BROTHERS QUINTET

Monday October 14th, 2013 - 7:30 PM
Rose Wagner Theatre 

STUDENT OUTREACH SPONSORSHIPS: 
George S and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation
Hotel Monaco and Daynes Music


This Grammy-nominated quintet was founded in 1997, and while their paths would sometimes diverge, the brothers continues to share a common musical vision that would draw them back together to perform their unique musical vision and swing. Bassist John Clayton, saxophonist Jeff Clayton, trumpeter Terell Stafford, pianist Gerald Clayton, and drummer Obed Calvaire bring mainstream jazz back to SLC.

Clayton Brothers Website

TIERNEY SUTTON

Friday November 8th, 2013 - 7:30 PM
Rose Wagner Theatre

STUDENT OUTREACH SPONSORSHIPS: 
Penny and Sands Brooke
George S and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation and Hotel Monaco


A three-time Grammy nominee for best jazz vocalist, Tierney Sutton is often described as a singer’s singer, but just as often she is described as a musician’s singer who uses her voice like an instrument. A serious jazz artist who takes the whole enterprise to another level, Tierney Sutton is JazzWeek’s Vocalist of the Year.


Tierney Sutton's Website

BRAZILIAN NIGHTS - The Music of Jobim

Saturday January 4th, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Capitol Theatre

STUDENT OUTREACH SPONSORSHIPS: 
Martha and Mike Barton
 Hotel Monaco and George S and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation


Trio da Paz, featuring guitarist Romero Lubambo, bassist Nilson Matta, and percussionist Duduka Da Fonsesca, along with saxophonist Harry Allen, Claudio Roditi on trumpet, and longtime Jobim vocalist Maucha Adnet are some of Brazil’s greatest performers of samba and bossa nova. This 
all-star group will celebrate the music of Antonio Carlos Jobim.
 

JOHN PIZZARELLI

Saturday February 22nd, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Capitol Theatre

STUDENT OUTREACH SPONSORSHIPS: 
Dennis and Rebecca Merrill
Thorell Guitars and Daynes Music

 
John Pizzarelli, the world-renowned jazz guitarist and singer is called “hip with a wink,” “madly creative,” and “the genial genius with a guitar.” John travels with his quartet throughout the U.S., Europe, South America and Japan setting the standard for stylish, modern jazz. JazzSLC welcomes back a dear friend to our series.

 

John Pizzarelli's Website

GERALD CLAYTON TRIO

Saturday March 22nd, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Capitol Theatre 

STUDENT OUTREACH SPONSORSHIPS: 
Jay Lawrence, Jim Stout
Daynes Music and Hotel Monaco


A quarter of the age of jazz, pianist Gerald Clayton stakes his claim in the world of jazz. His dynamic and award-winning sound has been praised with a huge, authoritative presence and an Oscar Peterson–like style. Tradition and innovation coexist peacefully in this powerful young performer. We welcome a giant young star with his trio.

Gerald Clayton Trio

PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ BAND

Monday April 14, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Capitol Theatre

STUDENT OUTREACH SPONSORSHIPS: 
George S and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation
Hotel Monaco and Daynes Music


All About Jazz
magazine raves that this New Orleans–based band is “a preservation of all that is good about traditional jazz, while at the same time being an ambassador to a new generation of fans.” The Preservation Hall Jazz Band travels the world spreading its mission to nurture and perpetuate the art form of New Orleans jazz.
 

Preservation Hall Jazz Band's Website

ROBBEN FORD

Saturday, May 17th, 2014 - 7:30 PM
Capitol Theatre 

STUDENT OUTREACH SPONSORSHIPS: 
Gordon and Connie Hanks
Thorell Guitars and Hotel Monaco


Robben Ford is one of the premier electric guitarists today. The five-time Grammy nominee is known for his jazz and blues playing, as well as his ability to be comfortable in a variety of musical contexts. Robben has collaborated with such musical greats as Miles Davis, Joni Mitchell, John Scofield, and George Harrison.


 
Robben Ford's Website