ON TUESDAY NIGHT AT THE MURRAY BAR IN LIVINGSTON
Hear The Ridgeway Collective (Matt Ridgeway, keyboards, Garrett Stannard, drums, John Morford, electric bass and Craig Hall, guitar) Tuesday nights at the historic Murray Bar in Livingston, playing Latin, jazz and funk standards and originals, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00p.m. Excellent food, featuring a Prime Rib special on Tuesday nights. Corner of Park and 2nd, no cover.
The Murray Bar website : http://www.themurraybar.com/
ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT AT UNCORKED WINE BAR IN LIVINGSTON
The group of 5 high school students from Park High is now performing as “The Five” at Uncorked wine bar on Wednesdays in Livingston from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.!! Our wonderful guitarist Craig Hall has been mentoring them for more than a year and they just received ‘best combo’ award in the recent Livingston Jazz Fest that featured high school groups from across the state. So please come to Uncorked Wine Bar to support them!
ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT AT PLONK
On January 24th from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Alex Nauman on guitar, Brad Edwards on drums, and Bob Bowman on bass will be making exciting sound that get your body temperature rise! So please come down and enjoy the music with glass of wine and delicious food! No Charge.
ON THURSDAY NIGHT AT YELLOWSTONE VALLEY BREWING COMPANY IN BILLINGS
There is a Jazz Jam session on every Thursday at Yellowstone Valley Brewing Company in Billings. It’s free, all ages, and everyone is welcome to come play! Jams go from 6:00p.m. to 8:00p.m.
ON JANUARY 26TH SENTIMENTAL (ART)IFACTS
Friday, Jan 26th from 6:00 p.m. at Highgate Senior Living – Bozeman( 2219 W Oak St, Bozeman, MT).
Come join us for a special evening with the opportunity to enjoy 3 floors of sentimental art and artifacts contributed by residents, team members, family, and members of the wider Bozeman community. There will be wine tasting, specialty bites, and musicians on each floor. Our main musical attraction will be Montana Manouche! Free event!
ON FRIDAY NIGHT AT RED TRACTOR PIZZA
Every Friday, there is a Jazz Night at Red Tractor Pizza in Bozeman from 7:00p.m. to 9:00 p.m. This week Silas Stewart Trio will be performing! Enjoy your Friday night with the music and of course delicious pizza and beer/wine!
Red Tractor Pizza website : http://www.redtractorpizza.com
MSU BILLINGS JAZZ FESTIVAL JAN 26TH@ MSU BILLINGS
Alex Iles, Bob Bowman, Scott Jeppesen, and Brennan Baglio
All college, high school and junior high jazz ensembles in the state are cordially invited to the MSU Billings Jazz Festival, which will take place on January 26, 2018 at MSU Billings. All sizes of ensembles are invited to attend, including big bands, combos and any other size or instrumentation of Jazz Ensemble. Vocalists welcome in combos and big bands. In addition to adjudication, highly experienced clinicians will also provide improvisation, instrumental and music production clinics. This festival is non-competitive and focused on education and nurturing the love of the music. Top Soloists of the festival will be awarded at the evening concert. Adjudication fees are $150 per school.
The Jazz Festival Concert featuring the MSUB Jazz Band and the guest artist will take place at the MSUB Petro Theater from 7-9 pm on Friday, January 26th (doors open at 6:15 pm). General Admission tickets to attend the performance are only $10. FREE Admission with valid MSUB ID at the door.
For more info : http://www.msubillings.edu/jaz
UPCOMING JAZZ & MORE CONCERTS
Alex Nauman, Erik Olson, Brad Edwards, and Bob Bowman
Sunday, January 28st at Walkers American Grill & Tapas Bar, Billings, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Friday, February 2nd at Uncorked, 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.