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Connie Han sits in a red dress playing the piano
Thursday, October 20, 2022 - 7:30pm, Friday, October 21, 2022 - 7:30pm, Saturday, October 22, 2022 - 7:30pm

Weaving in and out of the jazz piano tradition, Connie Han pays tribute to legends like McCoy Tyner, Mulgrew Miller and Kenny Kirkland with her own unique edge at the piano. The New York Times describes her as “the rare musician with fearsome technical chops, a breadth of historical know

Emmet Cohen Trio holding onto their instruments on a balcony in front of a brick clock tower.
Thursday, November 17, 2022 - 7:30pm, Friday, November 18, 2022 - 7:30pm, Saturday, November 19, 2022 - 7:30pm

During the 2020 lockdown, pianist and composer Emmet Cohen developed "Live from Emmet's Place," a series of weekly performances by his trio and special guests livestreamed from his New York apartment via YouTube.

Cécile McLorin Salvant wearing an embroidered dress standing in front of large embroidered fabric panels.
Friday, January 27, 2023 - 7:30pm

Last we saw Cécile McLorin Salvant, one of the great jazz singers, she held a Jackson Hall audience captive with her majestic song cycle Ogresse. It would be the last performance before the Mondavi Center shut down for a 19-month, pandemic-related pause.

 Becca Stevens looking to the side with magenta dyed hair and a sparkling dress
Thursday, February 9, 2023 - 7:30pm

Becca Stevens stretches the boundaries of convention with songs that weave together her classical and Appalachian folk music upbringing and her love of the rich rhythms and harmonies of jazz and world music, enhanced by her skill on multiple string instruments. 

Alfredo Rodríguez and Pedrito Martinez, leaning against their instruments looking off to the side.
Saturday, February 25, 2023 - 7:30pm

Grammy-nominated artists Alfredo Rodríguez and Pedrito Martinez first worked together on Rodríguez’s 2012 release Invasion Parade.

Sammy Miller and Congregation sitting on chairs in front of a brick wall .
Thursday, April 6, 2023 - 7:30pm, Friday, April 7, 2023 - 7:30pm, Saturday, April 8, 2023 - 7:30pm

Sammy Miller and the Congregation are on a mission, crisscrossing the country like a vaudevillian revival show with evangelic fervor for music.

Side by side image of J’Nai Bridges in a yellow gown and Ulysses Owens Jr playing drums in a black-and-white patterned coat
Sunday, April 30, 2023 - 7:30pm

This collaboration between prolific opera superstar J’Nai Bridges, and Grammy Award-winning drummer, music director, and educator, Ulysses Owens Jr. is a musical journey exploring the idea of hope rooted in the deep relationship between the voice and the drum.

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