Bradley Middle School

Bradley Middle School

Sun, Mar 03

The Bradley Middle School Jazz Band is an award winning ensemble that is part of the Bradley Middle School Band program. This ensemble has a rich history of jazz education and accolades since its inception in 1982 with the opening of Bradley Middle School. The Bradley Jazz Band 1 was invited to perform at the 2019 Midwest International Band & Orchestra Festival in Chicago, IL, making the Bradley Jazz program an Internationally Recognized Jazz Program. The Bradley Jazz Band has been invited to several Universities and High Schools in the...

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Parker House Band: Jazz Standards

Parker House Band: Jazz Standards

Tue, Mar 05

The Parker House Band presents some of the most important and influential American popular songs and jazz standards from the early 20th century—our longstanding ensemble breathing life into already phenomenal, historical music. With pianist Ryan Davis, bassist Ben Triesch, drummer Jeremy Bruch, and multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Kris Kimura, improvisation is king. Exceptional guest musicians frequently sit in, so no two shows are ever the same. Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue

Kris Kimura Presents: The Music of Chet Baker

Kris Kimura Presents: The Music of Chet Baker

Wed, Mar 06

Kris Kimura and the Parker House Band are proud to present a new show paying homage to one of the most iconic and original jazz artists in history. Legendary vocalist and trumpet Chet Baker left an indelible mark on the music industry, recording over 100 albums in his four-decade career. His unique sound and personality inspired future generations of musicians in a way few artists have. Kris Kimura and his world-class quartet will explore favorites from Chet's vast discography, including songs from "Chet Sings!" and "Chet Baker Sings and Plays." Parker...

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Kenny Williams

Kenny Williams

Thu, Mar 07

In his acclaimed 25-year musical career, vocalist Kenny Williams has lit up stages nationally and internationally, and spent nearly a decade performing on Broadway in New York City, making his Broadway debut in Disney’s hit musical The Lion King. A tornado of talent and charisma, Williams possesses an impressive vocal range and a light-from-within aura. The Austin native studied voice at the University of Texas, and cut his teeth as an actor and an entertainer in clubs on the city’s famed 6th Street and at ZACH Theatre. Williams was born...

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New Orleans Night! A Mardi Gras Party with Kris Kimura & Friends

New Orleans Night! A Mardi Gras Party with Kris Kimura & Friends

Fri, Mar 08

Mardi Gras and the music of New Orleans is alive and well at Parker Jazz Club on Friday nights! Come celebrate the weekend with Kris Kimura, Ryan Davis, Ben Triesch, Jeremy Bruch, Brad Scheele, Erik Telford, and friends! Featuring classic New Orleans tunes from the traditional to the funky! We're following in the footsteps of our dear friends at Jazz, TX (San Antonio) and hoping to start our own New Orleans tradition at Parker! Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue

Great American Songbook Selections with the Parker House Band

Great American Songbook Selections with the Parker House Band

Sat, Mar 09

Duke Ellington’s storied residency at the infamous Cotton Club has become one of the enduring legends of jazz. In the grand tradition of Ellington and his Cotton Club Orchestra, the Parker Jazz Club House Band holds court at our own live jazz hotspot in downtown Austin. On weekends, the Parker House Band presents selections from the Great American Songbook—the canon of the most important and influential American popular songs and jazz standards from the early 20th century—our longstanding ensemble breathing life into already phenomenal, historical music. With pianist Ryan Davis, bassist...

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The Dr. Jim Rose Jazz Hour

The Dr. Jim Rose Jazz Hour

Tue, Mar 12

Dr. Jim Rose is a decorated Vietnam veteran, a pilot, retired neurosurgeon, and one hell of an entertainer. And we’re celebrating our dear friend the best way we know how: with music! Join Dr. Rose and the gang for his new jazz hour at Parker. We’ve assembled a great group of musicians including Jon Blondell, Ryan Davis, Ben Triesch, Jeremy Bruch, and Kris Kimura to perform with Dr. Rose, who will be featured on trumpet and vocals. Guest musicians will be sitting in, as well. Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue

Celebrating Sinatra! with the Bryan Anthony Quartet

Celebrating Sinatra! with the Bryan Anthony Quartet

Thu, Mar 14

Join us monthly as we “Celebrate Sinatra.” Every month will we will be bringing you a new show with both hits you’ll remember as well as a deep dive into the Sinatra songbook with stories and anecdotes surrounding the songs and recordings. Charismatic crooner Bryan Anthony keeps the legacy of the Great Gentlemen of Song (especially Sinatra) alive and well in his immensely satisfying and sweetly nostalgic performances. A veteran vocalist of the Glenn Miller Orchestra, Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, and Nelson Riddle Orchestra, Anthony provides stunning homages to...

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New Orleans Night! A Mardi Gras Party with Kris Kimura & Friends

New Orleans Night! A Mardi Gras Party with Kris Kimura & Friends

Fri, Mar 15

Mardi Gras and the music of New Orleans is alive and well at Parker Jazz Club on Friday nights! Come celebrate the weekend with Kris Kimura, Ryan Davis, Ben Triesch, Jeremy Bruch, Brad Scheele, Erik Telford, and friends! Featuring classic New Orleans tunes from the traditional to the funky! We're following in the footsteps of our dear friends at Jazz, TX (San Antonio) and hoping to start our own New Orleans tradition at Parker! Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue

Great American Songbook Selections with the Parker House Band

Great American Songbook Selections with the Parker House Band

Sat, Mar 16

Duke Ellington’s storied residency at the infamous Cotton Club has become one of the enduring legends of jazz. In the grand tradition of Ellington and his Cotton Club Orchestra, the Parker Jazz Club House Band holds court at our own live jazz hotspot in downtown Austin. On weekends, the Parker House Band presents selections from the Great American Songbook—the canon of the most important and influential American popular songs and jazz standards from the early 20th century—our longstanding ensemble breathing life into already phenomenal, historical music. With pianist Ryan Davis, bassist...

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Parker House Band: Jazz Standards

Parker House Band: Jazz Standards

Tue, Mar 19

The Parker House Band presents some of the most important and influential American popular songs and jazz standards from the early 20th century—our longstanding ensemble breathing life into already phenomenal, historical music. With pianist Ryan Davis, bassist Ben Triesch, drummer Jeremy Bruch, and multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Kris Kimura, improvisation is king. Exceptional guest musicians frequently sit in, so no two shows are ever the same. Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue

The Music of Duke Ellington

The Music of Duke Ellington

Wed, Mar 20

Join the Parker Jazz Club House Band with special guests as they explore some of Duke Ellington's timeless compositions! Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue

Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few

Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few

Thu, Mar 21

In 2017, Monte Warden announced his new Americana project, Monte Warden and the Dangerous Few, a critically acclaimed project of all-original material showcasing Warden’s writing and vocals in the Jazz / Traditional Pop genre that Paste Magazine dubbed “The Great Americana Songbook,” while noting “Warden has created a sound that never before existed.” KUTX opined, “Imagine Gene Vincent singing Cole Porter.” The 2020 debut album received worldwide critical praise as well as first-ballot Grammy nominations in six categories, including Best Americana Album and Album of the Year. Parker Jazz Club is...

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New Orleans Night! A Mardi Gras Party with Kris Kimura & Friends

New Orleans Night! A Mardi Gras Party with Kris Kimura & Friends

Fri, Mar 22

Mardi Gras and the music of New Orleans is alive and well at Parker Jazz Club on Friday nights! Come celebrate the weekend with Kris Kimura, Ryan Davis, Ben Triesch, Jeremy Bruch, Brad Scheele, Erik Telford, and friends! Featuring classic New Orleans tunes from the traditional to the funky! We're following in the footsteps of our dear friends at Jazz, TX (San Antonio) and hoping to start our own New Orleans tradition at Parker! Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue

Great American Songbook Selections with the Parker House Band

Great American Songbook Selections with the Parker House Band

Sat, Mar 23

Duke Ellington’s storied residency at the infamous Cotton Club has become one of the enduring legends of jazz. In the grand tradition of Ellington and his Cotton Club Orchestra, the Parker Jazz Club House Band holds court at our own live jazz hotspot in downtown Austin. On weekends, the Parker House Band presents selections from the Great American Songbook—the canon of the most important and influential American popular songs and jazz standards from the early 20th century—our longstanding ensemble breathing life into already phenomenal, historical music. With pianist Ryan Davis, bassist...

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McCallum High School Jazz Band

McCallum High School Jazz Band

Sun, Mar 24

Texas Jazz Society Presents… The McCallum Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Carol Nelson, is delighted to entertain audiences at this lively annual spring show. This is an ongoing series presented by Parker Jazz Club in conjunction with the Texas Jazz Society to provide opportunities for local area high school programs to perform and raise money for their music programs. 100% of ticket sales go directly back to the high school! All of these concerts are livestreamed for family and friends for free. Please consider helping us support these fine young...

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Altin Sencalar CD Release: Discover the Present

Altin Sencalar CD Release: Discover the Present

Tue, Mar 26

"Rising Star trombonist Altin Sencalar returns to his former home of Austin,TX to present his new album Discover The Present releasing on Posi-Tone Records on March 26th at the renowned Parker Jazz Club. Altin will present his diverse program of original music and arrangements of jazz standards that night and will feature some well known musicians in the Central Texas area." Personnel: Gene Centeno- Alto Sax Elias Haslanger- Tenor Sax Mike Sailors- Trumpet Altin Sencalar- Trombone Chris Villanueva- Piano Marcos Varela- Bass Daniel Dufour- Drum Set

Parker Jazz Club Presents: Jim Snidero!

Parker Jazz Club Presents: Jim Snidero!

Wed, Mar 27

– “ALTO SAXOPHONE VIRTUOSO” – DOWNBEAT MAGAZINE – “SNIDERO HAS LET HIS INFLUENCES REVEAL SOMETHING SPECIAL” – THE TIMES Grammy award-winning alto saxophonist, composer and author Jim Snidero encapsulates what is both unique and compelling about jazz. Hailed as an “alto sax virtuoso” (Downbeat) with “mind-boggling” improvisation skills (The Guardian), and “an alto saxophone sound that is one of the richest and purest on the planet” (Stereophile), he has amassed over 16 million streams on Spotify and Apple music presenting acoustic jazz of the highest caliber, including his 2021 album Live at...

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The Copa Kings

The Copa Kings

Thu, Mar 28

Join us at Parker Jazz Club for a night of swingin' Rat Pack music reminiscent of Las Vegas in its prime! The Copa Kings were formed out of a desire to breathe new life into some of the great jazz standards of the 1930s, ’40s, and ’50s. With great reverence, the band brings a unique passion, artistry, and flair to the jazz music of this period. Led by frontman Billy Murphy, the Austin-based Copa Kings pay homage to some of our country’s greatest jazz songwriters and performers, including Frank, Billie,...

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New Orleans Night! A Mardi Gras Party with Kris Kimura & Friends

New Orleans Night! A Mardi Gras Party with Kris Kimura & Friends

Fri, Mar 29

Mardi Gras and the music of New Orleans is alive and well at Parker Jazz Club on Friday nights! Come celebrate the weekend with Kris Kimura, Ryan Davis, Ben Triesch, Jeremy Bruch, Brad Scheele, Erik Telford, and friends! Featuring classic New Orleans tunes from the traditional to the funky! We're following in the footsteps of our dear friends at Jazz, TX (San Antonio) and hoping to start our own New Orleans tradition at Parker! Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue

Great American Songbook Selections with the Parker House Band

Great American Songbook Selections with the Parker House Band

Sat, Mar 30

Duke Ellington’s storied residency at the infamous Cotton Club has become one of the enduring legends of jazz. In the grand tradition of Ellington and his Cotton Club Orchestra, the Parker Jazz Club House Band holds court at our own live jazz hotspot in downtown Austin. On weekends, the Parker House Band presents selections from the Great American Songbook—the canon of the most important and influential American popular songs and jazz standards from the early 20th century—our longstanding ensemble breathing life into already phenomenal, historical music. With pianist Ryan Davis, bassist...

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New Orleans Night! A Mardi Gras Party with Kris Kimura & Friends

New Orleans Night! A Mardi Gras Party with Kris Kimura & Friends

Fri, Apr 05

Mardi Gras and the music of New Orleans is alive and well at Parker Jazz Club on Friday nights! Come celebrate the weekend with Kris Kimura, Ryan Davis, Ben Triesch, Jeremy Bruch, Brad Scheele, Erik Telford, and friends! Featuring classic New Orleans tunes from the traditional to the funky! We're following in the footsteps of our dear friends at Jazz, TX (San Antonio) and hoping to start our own New Orleans tradition at Parker! Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue

BARLINE by Entr'acte

BARLINE by Entr'acte

Sun, Apr 07

Join hosts Sarah Fleming Walker and Adam Roberts for a thrilling evening of showtunes from some of Austin’s finest musical theatre performers. There’s just one catch: we haven't rehearsed! It’s cabaret off-the-cuff as we pull back the curtain to reveal what happens when five singers meet three instrumentalists to share a set list on the spot. Part of Entr’acte’s musical theatre series, BarLine offers up a fun and informal evening where anything is possible — and anything could happen!”

Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few

Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few

Thu, Apr 11

In 2017, Monte Warden announced his new Americana project, Monte Warden and the Dangerous Few, a critically acclaimed project of all-original material showcasing Warden’s writing and vocals in the Jazz / Traditional Pop genre that Paste Magazine dubbed “The Great Americana Songbook,” while noting “Warden has created a sound that never before existed.” KUTX opined, “Imagine Gene Vincent singing Cole Porter.” The 2020 debut album received worldwide critical praise as well as first-ballot Grammy nominations in six categories, including Best Americana Album and Album of the Year. Parker Jazz Club is...

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Parker Presents: Ari Hoenig!

Parker Presents: Ari Hoenig!

Tue, Apr 16

Ari Hoenig is a jazz drummer, composer, and educator known for his unusual and intense approach to drumming emphasizing complex rhythms in direct harmony with other group members. Ari is widely noted particularly for his drumming not being relegated to just keeping tempo, or being a side issue to the music he plays in, but rather for elevating drumming as an indispensable part of the performance. Ari Hoenig Trio Ari Hoenig-drums Gadi Lehavi-piano Ben Tiberio-bass

Parker Jazz Club Presents: Alyssa Allgood!

Parker Jazz Club Presents: Alyssa Allgood!

Wed, Apr 24

"…she sings with a depth beyond her years.…assured and daring.” - DownBeat Magazine Alyssa Allgood is a Chicago-based jazz vocalist, composer, arranger and educator who has been described as “assured and daring” by DownBeat Magazine and a “model of sophisticated song interpretation” by the Chicago Tribune. She brings a modern approach to the jazz tradition with her original compositions, captivating arrangements, and lyrical focus of self-love and human connection. Allgood is set to release her highly anticipated album of original music in Spring 2024, which features internationally acclaimed musicians John Patitucci, Kendrick...

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The Copa Kings

The Copa Kings

Thu, Apr 25

Join us at Parker Jazz Club for a night of swingin' Rat Pack music reminiscent of Las Vegas in its prime! The Copa Kings were formed out of a desire to breathe new life into some of the great jazz standards of the 1930s, ’40s, and ’50s. With great reverence, the band brings a unique passion, artistry, and flair to the jazz music of this period. Led by frontman Billy Murphy, the Austin-based Copa Kings pay homage to some of our country’s greatest jazz songwriters and performers, including Frank, Billie,...

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Austin Cabaret Theatre Presents... Kelly Clinton!

Austin Cabaret Theatre Presents... Kelly Clinton!

Mon, Apr 29

If you could combine Ann-Margret, Charo, and Joan Rivers, you would be half-way to the force of nature that is Kelly Clinton! Superbly funny and outrageously talented, she is the "entertainer's entertainer!" Join us for an evening of song, stories, and laughter that you'll never forget!

Kurt Elling and Danilo Perez

Kurt Elling and Danilo Perez

Wed, May 08

One night only! Shows at 7:00 and 9:30. Kurt Elling: Renowned for his singular combination of robust swing and poetic insight, two-time GRAMMY winner Kurt Elling has secured his place among the world’s foremost jazz vocalists. The New York Times proclaimed Elling, “the standout male vocalist of our time”. Over a twenty-five year career of touring and recording, Elling has won three Prix du Jazz Vocal (France), two German Echo Awards, two Dutch Edison Awards, and has been nominated for a GRAMMY award sixteen times. He has had a 14-year run atop...

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Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few - Album Release!

Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few - Album Release!

Thu, May 16

Come join us in celebrating the release of an amazing new album by Monte warden and the Dangerous Few! In 2017, Monte Warden announced his new Americana project, Monte Warden and the Dangerous Few, a critically acclaimed project of all-original material showcasing Warden’s writing and vocals in the Jazz / Traditional Pop genre that Paste Magazine dubbed “The Great Americana Songbook,” while noting “Warden has created a sound that never before existed.” KUTX opined, “Imagine Gene Vincent singing Cole Porter.” The 2020 debut album received worldwide critical praise as well...

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