Moon River: The Music of Johnny Mercer

Moon River: The Music of Johnny Mercer

Tue, Jun 25

Join the Ryan Davis Trio with very special guest vocalist ANGIE DAVIS as they explore the lyrics and lyricism of the great Johnny Mercer! We can hardly wait to see this wonderful show... come in and join us! 

The Copa Kings

The Copa Kings

Wed, Jun 26

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, Ella, Louis (Armstrong and Jordan), Dean, and Ray. Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue 

Kenny Williams

Kenny Williams

Thu, Jun 27

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 to entertain, and his star shines brightly. He is a truly gifted vocalist, while his spirit, energy, and passion will bring you back for more. Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue 

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

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

Fri, Jun 28

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 

Kris Kimura Quartet

Kris Kimura Quartet

Sat, Jun 29

Parker Jazz Club Owner/musician Kris Kimura and the Ryan Davis Trio take the stage! Dubbed the "Woodwind Samurai" by Jeff Kashiwa, Kimura plays clarinets, flutes, saxophones, and even a little ukulele, trumpet, and flugelhorn! This is the house band" and is sure to entertain with jazz standards, wonderful arrangements, ridiculous stories, and a whole lotta fun. THIS will be a swingin' affair! Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue 

BARLINE by Entr'acte

BARLINE by Entr'acte

Sun, Jun 30

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!” 

Parker House Band: Jazz Standards

Parker House Band: Jazz Standards

Tue, Jul 02

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 

Celebrating the SAXOPHONE!

Celebrating the SAXOPHONE!

Wed, Jul 03

Join Parker Jazz Club Owner/Musician Kris Kimura as he explores his first love...the SAXOPHONE! For over 30 years, Kris has been studying the world's most magical instrument (this is a fact, not opinion) and has been inspired by legendary masters of the saxophone like Charlie Parker, Cannonball Adderley, Stan Getz, Zoot Sims, Arnett Cobb, Lester Young, Ben Webster, Gerry Mulligan, Phil Woods, Doug Lawrence, Mike Smith, Tony Campise... the list goes ON and ON. If you've never seen/heard the whole saxophone family, now's your chance! From the sopranino sax to the bass sax with some other strange saxophone incarnations, you'll get a sampling of this magical instrument as the featured instrument with the marvelous Ryan Davis Trio backing. Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue 

Celebrating the 4th of July with the Butch Miles Jazz Express!

Celebrating the 4th of July with the Butch Miles Jazz Express!

Thu, Jul 04

Happy 4th of July! We couldn't think of a better way to celebrate than with the Butch Miles Jazz Express! This happens to be the birthday of the late Butch Miles... a master musician and dear friend of Parker Jazz Club. We've gathered some of Butch's charts and we're gonna have a party! Come join in the celebration! 

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

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

Fri, Jul 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 

Kris Kimura Quartet

Kris Kimura Quartet

Sat, Jul 06

Parker Jazz Club Owner/musician Kris Kimura and the Ryan Davis Trio take the stage! Dubbed the "Woodwind Samurai" by Jeff Kashiwa, Kimura plays clarinets, flutes, saxophones, and even a little ukulele, trumpet, and flugelhorn! This is the house band" and is sure to entertain with jazz standards, wonderful arrangements, ridiculous stories, and a whole lotta fun. THIS will be a swingin' affair! Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue 

LA TI DO Productions Presents... In Good Company with Nicholas Rodriguez!

LA TI DO Productions Presents... In Good Company with Nicholas Rodriguez!

Sun, Jul 07

LA TI DO Productions premieres in Austin with a homecoming concert featuring city native and Broadway star Nicholas Rodriguez (Company, Tarzan)! Joined by special guest Vincent Rodriguez III (CW’s Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Off-Broadway’s Here Lies Love) alongside local singers and spoken word artists, the evening is bringing something completely new to Parker Jazz Club. The collision of music and spoken word, and a center of artistic equity, LA TI DO was founded in 2012 in Washington. DC and also presents cabarets nationally in New York City, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Pittsburgh, Chicago, and internationally in Manila, Philippines. 

Parker House Band: Jazz Standards

Parker House Band: Jazz Standards

Tue, Jul 09

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, Jul 10

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 Jazz Club is 21+ music venue 

Nestor Torres!

Nestor Torres!

Thu, Jul 11

Parker Jazz Club welcomes back our dear friend NESTOR TORRES! Nestor is a master flautist and one of the most dynamic performers we've hosted. His shows always sell out, so get your tickets soon! 

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

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

Fri, Jul 12

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 

Kris Kimura Quartet

Kris Kimura Quartet

Sat, Jul 13

Parker Jazz Club Owner/musician Kris Kimura and the Ryan Davis Trio take the stage! Dubbed the "Woodwind Samurai" by Jeff Kashiwa, Kimura plays clarinets, flutes, saxophones, and even a little ukulele, trumpet, and flugelhorn! This is the house band" and is sure to entertain with jazz standards, wonderful arrangements, ridiculous stories, and a whole lotta fun. THIS will be a swingin' affair! Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue 

Parker Jazz Club Presents... Michael Dease!

Parker Jazz Club Presents... Michael Dease!

Wed, Jul 17

Master trombonist and four-time Downbeat Critic's Poll Winner for Trombonist of the Year Michael Dease honors the spirit of his former bandleader Roy Hargrove with a Quintet featuring fellow Hargrove alum Andre Hayward. Dease is a prolific session musician, longtime fixture in the bands of Jimmy Heath, David Sanborn and Christian McBride and a fiery, soulful improviser on several instruments. He is also a deeply committed educator and serves as Full Professor of Jazz Trombone at the prestigious Jazz Studies program at Michigan State University.. Join us at Parker Jazz Club to celebrate his 19th recording as a leader, "Grove's Groove" on Le Coq records. PERFORMANCE LINEUP Michael Dease, baritone saxophone, trombone Andre Hayward, trombone Ross Margitza, piano Ryan Hagler, bass Gerry Gibbs, drums 

Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few

Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few

Thu, Jul 18

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 21+ music venue 

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

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

Fri, Jul 19

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 

Kris Kimura Quartet

Kris Kimura Quartet

Sat, Jul 20

Parker Jazz Club Owner/musician Kris Kimura and the Ryan Davis Trio take the stage! Dubbed the "Woodwind Samurai" by Jeff Kashiwa, Kimura plays clarinets, flutes, saxophones, and even a little ukulele, trumpet, and flugelhorn! This is the house band" and is sure to entertain with jazz standards, wonderful arrangements, ridiculous stories, and a whole lotta fun. THIS will be a swingin' affair! Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue 

Parker House Band: Jazz Standards

Parker House Band: Jazz Standards

Tue, Jul 23

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 

Celebrating Sinatra! with the Bryan Anthony Quartet

Celebrating Sinatra! with the Bryan Anthony Quartet

Wed, Jul 24

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 the Swing Era for contemporary audiences. Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue 

The Copa Kings

The Copa Kings

Thu, Jul 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, Ella, Louis (Armstrong and Jordan), Dean, and Ray. Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue 

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

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

Fri, Jul 26

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 

Kris Kimura Quartet

Kris Kimura Quartet

Sat, Jul 27

Parker Jazz Club Owner/musician Kris Kimura and the Ryan Davis Trio take the stage! Dubbed the "Woodwind Samurai" by Jeff Kashiwa, Kimura plays clarinets, flutes, saxophones, and even a little ukulele, trumpet, and flugelhorn! This is the house band" and is sure to entertain with jazz standards, wonderful arrangements, ridiculous stories, and a whole lotta fun. THIS will be a swingin' affair! Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue 

Parker House Band: Jazz Standards

Parker House Band: Jazz Standards

Tue, Jul 30

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 

Aubrey Logan: JAZZ STANDARDS ONLY

Aubrey Logan: JAZZ STANDARDS ONLY

Wed, Jul 31

Aubrey Logan's upcoming show, JAZZ STANDARDS ONLY, is a captivating journey through the timeless classics of the Great American Songbook. Renowned for her extraordinary vocal prowess and trombone virtuosity, Aubrey brings a fresh, sophisticated interpretation to beloved jazz standards. Stripping away the contemporary pop influences for now (mostly) this performance is an (almost) pure homage to the golden era of American music, promising an evening of elegance, nostalgia, and impeccable artistry. This special show is a must-see for anyone who craves the sophistication and charm of a bygone era. Join her for an unforgettable night where each note celebrates the rich heritage of jazz. 

Parker Jazz Club Presents: Lonnie McFadden!

Parker Jazz Club Presents: Lonnie McFadden!

Tue, Aug 13

One night only! Parker Jazz Club is honored to welcome Kansas City legend Lonnie McFadden to our stage on Tuesday, August 13th. A world-class vocalist, trumpeter, and tap dancer, Mr. McFadden recently received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Jazz Museum. Over the years he has shared the stage with The Count Basie Orchestra, Sammy Davis Jr., Wayne Newton, and many others. He joins us at Parker with his all-star quartet for a magical evening right here in Austin, TX! 

Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few

Monte Warden & the Dangerous Few

Thu, Aug 22

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 21+ music venue 

Bryan Anthony Big Band Birthday Bash!

Bryan Anthony Big Band Birthday Bash!

Wed, Aug 28

Come join us in celebrating Bryan Anthony's Birthday with a full 16 piece Big Band! He'll be performing his favorites from Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Tony Bennett, Sammy Davis Jr. and more! 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 the Swing Era for contemporary audiences. Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue 

The Copa Kings

The Copa Kings

Thu, Sep 12

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, Ella, Louis (Armstrong and Jordan), Dean, and Ray. Parker Jazz Club is 21+ music venue