Madison Jazz highlights the week of Nov 27, 2012


As the weather cools down the Madison jazz scene is heating up. This next week is loaded with great jazz. Let’s take a look at the highlights: Tuesday Cardinal Bar 5:30pm. A few weeks ago the Cardinal began a jazz happy hour every Tues from 5:30 to 8. They’re bringing in great players and this […]

Upcoming UW jazz concerts 2012-2013

New  Jazz Studies Professor Johannes Wallman is breathing life into the UW School of Music jazz program. Here is a listing of programs for the upcoming school year. These are all listed on the calendar, too. Wed, Nov. 28, 2012: UW Jazz Orchestra (Johannes Wallmann, Director), Mills Concert Hall, UW Humanities Building, 8:00 pm, no cover Fri, Dec. […]

Highlights for this weekend, October 12-14, 2012

I wish I had time to write up the highlights each week (help gladly accepted).   The Madison jazz scene has really come alive lately! Today I’m making a special effort because the weekend is packed with jazz. For full details about these shows and a complete listing of all the jazz in Madison see the […]

Madison Jazz Jam Sunday Sept 16th at The Fountain


This Sunday, September 16th is the first Madison Jazz Jam session at its new location, The Fountain, downtown at 122 State Street (back room at the corner of West Dayton and North Carroll – enter from either the State Street or Dayton Street side of the building. ). This session is special for many reasons: it is […]