Some impressive additions here, including brilliant baritone saxophonist Gary Smulyan, at the next Monday Night Jazz Series concert at USF …
Sunday, Sept. 28 — O Som Do Jazz, HCC Mainstage Theatre, Ybor City (Tampa), 3 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 29 — Monday Night Jazz: Gary Smulyan with USF Jazz Ensemble 1 and USF Jazztet, USF Concert Hall, Tampa, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 30 — Helios Jazz Orchestra with Whitney James, Palladium Theater, St. Petersburg, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 16 – Clearwater Jazz Holiday: Earth, Wind & Fire, “Changing Keys” Tribute, Buster Cooper Quartet, Coachman Park, Clearwater, 4 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 17 — Clearwater Jazz Holiday: Spyro Gyra, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Theo Valentin, Al Downing Jazz All-Stars, 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 18 – Clearwater Jazz Holiday: Dr. John, Marcia Ball/Terrance Simien, Belinda Womack, Julie Black, TomKats Jazz Orchestra with Katt Hefner, 1:30 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 19 – Clearwater Jazz Holiday: Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, Trombone Shorty, Spirit Family Reunion, Crash, REH/CJH Youth Jazz Band, 2 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 24 — Pieces of a Dream, Palladium Theater, St. Petersburg, 8 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 27 — Monday Night Jazz: The Music of Horace Silver with USF Faculty Jazz Ensemble (Jack Wilkins, Tom Brantley, Matt McCarthy, LaRue Nickelson, Mark Neuenschwander, Chris Rottmayer, Ric Craig), USF Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 14 — Diana Krall, Capitol Theatre, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 18 — Gregory Porter, Straz Center, Tampa, 8 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 5 — St. Petersburg Jazz Festival: James Varnado Funk Band
Thursday, Feb. 12 — Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, Straz Center, Tampa, 8 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 24 — Ramsey Lewis and Philip Bailey, Mahaffey Theater, St. Petersburg, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 25 — Rene Marie, Straz Center, Tampa, 9:30 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 26 — St. Petersburg Jazz Festival: Shawn Brown Trio
Friday, Feb. 27 — St. Petersburg Jazz Festival: John Hollenbeck and The Claudia Quintet
Saturday, Feb. 28 — St. Petersburg Jazz Festival: Helios Jazz Orchestra
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