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Sunday, April 2019

The Southeastern Music Academy

Sunday, April 28 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$10.00

The Southeastern Music Academy has an outstanding music faculty – successful performers with strong academic credentials that perform regularly with professional groups. This is a student jam session. http://southeasternmusicacademy.org/sma-performance-opportunities-cliff-bells/

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The Shawn McDonald Group

Sunday, April 28 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
No Cover Charge

Shawn plays blues, boogie-woogie and jazz piano and is a strong vocalist as well. He has toured much of the world with Larry McCray, Alberta Adams, Joe Weaver & Johnnie Bassett

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The Rochester Adams High School Jazz Band

Monday, April 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$10.00

The Rochester Adams High School Jazz Band performs a variety of musical styles including rock, swing, and Latin. Comprised of students in grades 9-12, it utilizes standard Big Band instrumentation in addition to flute, clarinet, and tuba. Ruether Middle School will preform for 15 minutes.…

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The Alexis Lombre Trio

Tuesday, April 30 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 30, 2019

No Cover Charge

Alexis Lombre is a young jazz pianist who discovered early that the true essence of music is not just about what you hear but how music makes you feel. Her musical mission is to keep the ‘Soul’ in music alive. The 2017 release of her…

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Wednesday, May 2019

SYJ final concert

Wednesday, May 1 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
No Cover Charge

MSU Community Music School-Detroit: Spartan Youth Jazz Programs Spartan Youth Jazz is an after-school program for middle and high school students. It provides high-quality music education from professional Detroit musicians, educators, and entrepreneurs. Classes and rehearsals focus on jazz improvisation, music history, music composition and…

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Closed for PRIVATE EVENT

Thursday, May 2
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The Jeff Cuny Trio

Friday, May 3 @ 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, May 3, 2019

No Cover Charge

Jeff recently completed work on his Graduate degree in jazz studies at WSU and is a fine young string bassist. He is also the chief arranger & bassist for the Planet D Nonet and appears around the city with Tbone Paxton and also the Rhythm…

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Dinah Washington, Sarah Vaughn & Billie Holiday Revue

Friday, May 3 @ 9:00 pm
$10.00

The Dinah Washington , Sarah Vaughn & the Billie Holiday Revue starring Detroit’s very own DeAnna Weeden, Nina Simone Neal & Sky Covington. A Jazz Revue featuring the music of jazz greats Dinah Washington, Sarah Vaughn & Billie Holiday. Dinah Washington: In 1959, Washington made…

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Evan Mercer Trio

Saturday, May 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 11, 2019

No Cover Charge

Our early Saturday piano trio series, led by Evan, a fine young pianist along with several strong young musicians that have all graduated from WSU. Evan now tours throughout the world with soul diva Bettye LaVette.   Evan on piano, Samuel Chase Harris on double…

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Rob McCarther

Saturday, May 4 @ 9:30 pm

Robert McCarther is a singer/songwriter whose smooth vocals and ability to “swing” is bound to set anybody’s stage on fire. A native of Detroit, Robert has performed in clubs and private venues throughout Michigan, Florida, Louisiana, Canada and Illinois. This man is no newcomer to…

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Sunday Brunch w/ Jarrod Champion

Sunday, May 5 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, June 9, 2019

No Cover Cahrge

Jarrod Champion is a self-taught pianist, vocalist, organist, songwritier and multi-instrumentalist. Born in a suburb east of Detroit, Michigan, he’s the son of two working class parents, both trained pianists. Originally based in rock and roll, Jarrod eventually spread out into the prominent jazz, blues…

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The Southeastern Music Academy

Sunday, May 5 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$10.00

The Southeastern Music Academy has an outstanding music faculty – successful performers with strong academic credentials that perform regularly with professional groups. This is a student jam session. http://southeasternmusicacademy.org/sma-performance-opportunities-cliff-bells/

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Airey B & her Blues Boys

Sunday, May 5 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
$10.00

Twenty-one-year old Airey is bold, impressive, and bodacious. A singer/songwriter as well as guitar player and pianist. Her voice is captivating, expressive and emotional. She invokes the spirit of the first ladies of the blues like Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith & Lizzie Miles. A breath…

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Vinicio Capossela

Tuesday, May 7 @ 8:00 pm
$10.00

Vinicio Capossela an Italian singer-songwriter. His style is strongly influenced by US singer and songwriter Tom Waits (Capossela repeatedly recorded his songs with the help of Waits' guitarist, Marc Ribot), though it also draws from the traditions of Italian folk music (especially those of Irpinia,…

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Sasha Kashperko

Wednesday, May 8 @ 8:00 pm
No Cover Charge

Sasha Kashperko is an international touring and recording guitar player who has worked with artist such as Common, Robert Glasper, Karreim Riggins, and many more. His unique style of composing and producing music blends all of his influences from traditional jazz to math rock, vaporwave,…

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Scott Gwinnell Jazz Orchestra

Thursday, May 9 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
$10

The Scott Gwinnell Jazz Orchestra was founded in April 1999 and has released three CDs, the most recent of which is "Mulgrew-ology" on the Detroit Music Factory label.  The Stoney Creek High School student jazz band starts at 7 pm with Scott's fine band starting…

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The Jeff Cuny Trio

Friday, May 10 @ 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, July 5, 2019

No Cover Charge

Last Spring Jeff completed work on his Graduate degree in jazz studies at WSU and is a fine string bassist. He is also the chief arranger & bassist for the Planet D Nonet and appears around the city with Tbone Paxton and also the Rhythm…

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The Juli Wood Trio

Friday, May 10 @ 9:00 pm
$10

For the past twenty years with four albums as a leader, several studio projects as a side man, and countless worldwide performances, saxophonist, vocalist and composer Juli Wood has established herself as a solid, swinging, lyrical and entertaining performer on Chicago’s music scene. Juli has…

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Evan Mercer Trio

Saturday, May 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 11, 2019

No Cover Charge

Our early Saturday piano trio series, led by Evan, a fine young pianist along with several strong young musicians that have all graduated from WSU. Evan now tours throughout the world with soul diva Bettye LaVette.   Evan on piano, Samuel Chase Harris on double…

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Meri Slaven & Marvin Jones

Saturday, May 11 @ 9:30 pm
$10.00

Two great vocalists in one great show! You'll hear fabulously arranged duets, in addition to their individual repertoire. Backed by a killer trio Featuring Pianist Scott Gwinnell, Rocco Popielarski on Bass, and Bang Glen on Drums Meri Slaven is a jazz vocalist presently performing in…

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Sunday Brunch w/ Jarrod Champion

Sunday, May 12 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, June 9, 2019

No Cover Cahrge

Jarrod Champion is a self-taught pianist, vocalist, organist, songwritier and multi-instrumentalist. Born in a suburb east of Detroit, Michigan, he’s the son of two working class parents, both trained pianists. Originally based in rock and roll, Jarrod eventually spread out into the prominent jazz, blues…

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The Dan Pugach Nonet

Sunday, May 12 @ 7:00 pm
$10

Dan Pugach is a GRAMMY® nominated drummer and composer living in Brooklyn, NY. He was born in Raanana, Israel and moved to the United States in 2006. He served as the drummer for The Air Force Band in the IDF while attending the Rimon School…

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Juarez – Lee – Alvarez

Tuesday, May 14 @ 8:00 pm
No Cover Charge

Juarez - Lee - Alvarez” is an explosive young trio dedicated to bringing the jazz masters to the present with personal authentic relevance as continuum. Formed in 2016, the band consists of Kenji Lee (saxophones/compositions), David Alvarez III (drums), and Brian Juarez (bass). Drawing inspiration…

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Dennard / Daher / Deas Trio

Wednesday, May 15 @ 8:00 pm
$10

The Dennard / Daher / Deas Trio harnesses raw, rhythmic, and spiritual improvisational energy in their explorations of the open space of the chordless trio. Minimal structures built from intentions, concepts, and compositional fragments frame the trio's emergent sonic journeys through the eternal present. Allen…

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Neal Anderson Quintet

Thursday, May 16 @ 8:00 pm
$10.00

Neal Anderson, Flugelhorn Molly Jones, Saxophone Nathan Flanders, Piano Joe Fee, Bass Nicole Patrick, Drums Neal Anderson is a trumpeter, improviser, and composer based in Detroit, MI. Neal actively performs as both band leader and member across southeast Michigan, often blending combinations of jazz, funk,…

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The Jeff Cuny Trio

Friday, May 17 @ 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, July 5, 2019

No Cover Charge

Last Spring Jeff completed work on his Graduate degree in jazz studies at WSU and is a fine string bassist. He is also the chief arranger & bassist for the Planet D Nonet and appears around the city with Tbone Paxton and also the Rhythm…

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Meg Brennan

Friday, May 17 @ 9:00 pm
$10

Meg Brennan is a saxophonist and flutist from Detroit, Michigan. Her musical journey began at 10 years old when she began playing the flute. In 2010, she was accepted to the internationally renowned Interlochen Arts Academy where she studied flute with Nancy Stagnitta. After graduating…

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Evan Mercer Trio

Saturday, May 18 @ 6:00 pm
No Cover Charge

Our early Saturday piano trio series, led by Evan, a fine young pianist along with several strong young musicians that have all graduated from WSU. Evan now tours throughout the world with soul diva Bettye LaVette. Evan Mercer on piano, Samuel Chase Harris on string…

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Brian Charette

Saturday, May 18 @ 9:30 pm
$10.00

New York City organist/pianist, Brian Charette, has established himself as a leading voice in modern jazz. Charette is a Hammond-endorsed, Steeplechase and Positone recording artist who was the winner of the 2014 Downbeat Critics’ Poll Rising Star: Organ award and has climbed to 5th place…

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Sunday Brunch w/ Jarrod Champion

Sunday, May 19 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, June 9, 2019

No Cover Cahrge

Jarrod Champion is a self-taught pianist, vocalist, organist, songwritier and multi-instrumentalist. Born in a suburb east of Detroit, Michigan, he’s the son of two working class parents, both trained pianists. Originally based in rock and roll, Jarrod eventually spread out into the prominent jazz, blues…

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Speakeasy Sunday- May Spectacular!

Sunday, May 19 @ 8:30 pm
$20 - $35

Speakeasy Sundays - May Spectacular! May 19 / Doors 7:30 & Show 8:30 Featuring performances by: Roxi D'Lite Tila Von Twirl Miss Holly Hock Kitty Hawkk & Eris Ellie Camino Hannah the Hatchet Emcee: Lilith Von Tal Tickets $20-35: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/speakeasy-sundays-may-spectacular-tickets-60373707384 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/280463449520343

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St. Clair High School Band

Monday, May 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$10.00

St. Clair High School Band will perform a showcase set and will also feature a trio of professional musicians that include: Andy Lloyd, bass Sven Anderson, piano Dennis Suozzi, drums

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Michael Formanek Elusion Quartet

Tuesday, May 21 @ 8:00 pm
$15

One marker of bassist Michael Formanek's creativity and versatility is the range of distinguished musicians of several generations he's worked with. While still a teenager in the 1970s he toured with drummer Tony Williams and saxophonist Joe Henderson; starting in the '80s he played long…

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The Dr. Prof. Leonard King Orchestra

Wednesday, May 22 @ 8:00 pm
$10

The Dr. Prof. Leonard King Orchestra began as a tribute to organist/pianist Lyman Woodard in March 2010 for one concert only. It was after that event when King decided the ensemble was permanent. The music focus of the orchestra is to defy genre descriptions by…

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Ben Sharkey

Thursday, May 23 @ 8:30 pm
$15.00

One of Detroit’s premiere live entertainer over the past ten years plus, Ben Sharkey infuses his live performances with a hip and sultry fire, bringing his artful swagger to the stage with a colorful fusion of old school cool, contemporary jazz, soul and pop. Since…

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The Jeff Cuny Trio

Friday, May 24 @ 5:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, July 5, 2019

No Cover Charge

Last Spring Jeff completed work on his Graduate degree in jazz studies at WSU and is a fine string bassist. He is also the chief arranger & bassist for the Planet D Nonet and appears around the city with Tbone Paxton and also the Rhythm…

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Waves De Aché

Friday, May 24 @ 9:00 pm
$10.00

Waves De Aché blends Cuban jazz with American hip-hop, rock and funk, creating an exciting and energetic modern sound that is still rooted in tradition. Whether performing as a piano/bass/drum trio or a six-piece band with horns, Waves De Aché takes the listener on a…

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Closed for PRIVATE EVENT

Saturday, May 25
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Sunday Brunch w/ Jarrod Champion

Sunday, May 26 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, June 9, 2019

No Cover Cahrge

Jarrod Champion is a self-taught pianist, vocalist, organist, songwritier and multi-instrumentalist. Born in a suburb east of Detroit, Michigan, he’s the son of two working class parents, both trained pianists. Originally based in rock and roll, Jarrod eventually spread out into the prominent jazz, blues…

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Jonathan Taylor Quartet

Sunday, May 26 @ 7:00 pm
No Cover Charge

Jonathan Taylor is a Detroit-based drummer, improviser, composer, and educator. A tireless collaborator, he co-leads a number of original projects including the electro acoustic duo Says Things, sound and movement ensemble Legs, art rock quartet saajtak, and Teiku, which reframes his family's ancestral Jewish melodies…

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