classic jazz
Trumpeter/vocalist James O’Donnell has been entertaining Detroit audiences for years. He has toured around the globe and lived in Mexico City. He brings plenty of swing and humor to whatever he does! James grew up listening to Detroit trumpet great Johnny Trudell. His first teacher was Carlos B. Rivera, who  also taught Curtis Fuller. Other...
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SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE, BUT WE WILL NOT OPEN TODAY   John “Tbone” Paxton is a veteran trombonist and vocalist professionally active in Southeastern Michigan for many years. He is the featured singer and trombone soloist with the award-winning jazz ensemble, the Planet D Nonet. John is a 2nd generation musician and a son of...
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Returning to Detroit from Philadelphia, the native Detroiter presents an evening of crisply swinging vocal jazz standards, chanson, and bebop swiddies, jazzman, Colton Weatherston, leads this “Detroit Family Reunion” Jazz Arkestra in a performance of Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Benny Goodman, and Django Reinhart classics. Colton Weatherston Septet featuring: Colton Weatherston, vocal/guitar Shannon Wade (string bass), Bob Mervak (piano), Nate...
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Singer/trombonist Tbone Paxton will take the stage with his trio (Matt LoRusso/guitar & Sam Copperman/string bass). Tbone is currently up for outstanding jazz vocalist at the Detroit Music Awards. He sings the music of Frank Sinatra, Fats Waller & other classics from the Great America Songbook.
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