Jazz Calendar for April 8 – April 14


This is the KKFI jazz calendar for April 8th – April 14th. This is shared for the benefit of jazz music lovers. Please check with the music venue to confirm details of the event. All times are Central Standard Time. All performances are afternoon or evening shows except where indicated with words like “noon” or “brunch.”

Monday, April 8th  

The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents the Brian Baggett Trio from 6:00 – 10:00 followed by The Mark Slimm Organ Trio, 10:30 to 2:30  

  •  • Guitarist Aiden Murrow hosts the jazz jam session at the Blue Room at 18th and Vine from 7- 10:30.  Musicians bring your axe.      
  •  • Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street features the Emily Dix Collective from 6:30 – 9:30.
  •  • Corvino at 18th & Walnut has pianist Kaia Nutting from 6:00-9:00  
  •  • The Majestic, at 931 Broadway features Mike Pagan from 6:30-9:30
  •  • Chaz at the Raphael Hotel, at Wornall and Ward Parkway, features the Matt Villinger Duo from 6-10.  

Tuesday April 9th

  •  • The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents the Jeff Shirley Trio from 6:00 – 10:00, followed by the Reyes Brothers Organ Trio from   10:30 to   2:30am  
  •  • Corvino at 18th & Walnut features pianist Coleman Gliddon from 6:00-9:00
  •  • Chaz at the Raphael Hotel, at Wornall and Ward Parkway, has the Emily Dix Duo from 6:00 – 10:00.  
  •  • The Blue Room at 18th & Vine has the UMKC Big Band from 6:00 – 8:00 
  •  • Eddie V’s at 700 West 47th Street features the Tim Reid Trio from 6:30 – 9:30.  
  •  • The Uptown Lounge at 3400 Main presents a Jazz Jam hosted by Eboni Fondren   from 8 – 12. Musicians bring your axe.      
  •  • The Majestic at 931 Broadway has Matt Villinger from 6:30-9:30  
  •  • Café Trio at 4558 Main features Michael Pagan from 5:00 – 8:00 

Wednesday, April 10th  

The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents Ken Lovern’s OJT   from 6:00 – 8:00.  followed by The Reyes Brothers Organ Trio from 11:30-2:30 Downstairs in the Orion Room its The Matt Hopper Trio 8:30-11:30

  •  • The Majestic at 931 Broadway has the Eddie Moore Trio from 6:30- 9:30.  
  •  • Eddie V’s, 700 West 47th Street, features the Charles Williams Trio from 6:30 – 9:30.
  •  • Corvino at 18th & Walnut has pianist Jackie Myers from 6:00-9:00                                    
  •  • Café Trio features Mark Lowrey from 5:00-8:00PM  
  •  • The Blue Room at 18th & Vine has UMKC student combos from 6:00 – 9:00 
  •  • The Voo Lounge at 1214 Baltimore has  a Jazz Jam led by the Michael Pagan Trio from 7 – 11.  Instrumentalists and Vocalists are welcome to sit in.                                                                                                                      
  •  • The Uptown Lounge at 3400 Main has Rob Tribitt and Friends   from 8 – 11.  
  •  • The Phoenix at 8th and Central presents singer Ashleigh Paige from 7 – 11pm
  •  • The Westport Coffee House at 4010 PENNSYLVANIA has drummer  Richard Hoitbrink and his group at 6:00
  •  • On Thursday the Blue Room at 18th and Vine presents the award winning vocal group,Standard Vocal Jazz Ensemble  from Kansas City Kansas Community College at noon.      

  • Thursday, April 11th

  • The Green Lady Lounge at 18th and Grand presents Ken Lovern’s OJT from 6:00 to 8:00,  then Guitar Elation from   8–11:00 followed The Taylor Smith Organ Trio, 11:30 – 2:30

      Downstairs in the Orion Room its the Matt Hopper Trio from 8:30 –11:30 

  •  • The Majestic at 931 Broadway features The Matt Villinger Trio from 6:30-9:30  
  •  • Chaz at the Raphael Hotel, at Wornall and Ward Parkway, presents the Jackie Myers Duo 6:00-10:00
  •  • The Uptown Lounge at 3400 Main presents Michael Rorah and Julian Goff from 8 – 11.  
  •  • Johnnie’s in Liberty presents The Millie Edwards Trio from 6:30 – 9:30  
  •  • Eddie V’s, 700 West 47th Street, presents Eclipse from 6:30 – 9:30.    
  •  • PS Speakeasy at 106 West 12th Street presents Max Levy Trio from 7:00 – 11:00  
  •  • Corvino at 18th and Walnut has Peter Schlamb on piano from 6:00 to 
  •  • Music House at 7614 State Line Road presents the Aaron Sizemore Quartet at 7:00
  •  • The Hey Hey Club at 2700 Guinotte features singer Emily Dix from 7:00 – 10 PM
  •  • The French Market in Praire Village Kansas features Clayton DeLong from 5:30-8:00PM
  •  • Café Trio features Tim Whitmer from 5:00-8:00PM
  •  • The Phoenix at 8th and Central presents Chloe McFadden from 7:00 to 11:00  
  •  • The Westport Coffee House at 4010 PENNSYLVANIA presents Poetry and Jazz at 6:00

Friday, April 12th

  •  • The Majestic presents Peter Schlamb upstairs from 5:30 to 9:30.   Downstairs in the Jazz Club its The Roger Wilder Trio from 6:00 to 10:00  
  •  • Eddie V’s presents Eclipse from 6:30 – 9:30.
  •  • The Green Lady Lounge presents Ken Lovern’s OJT from 6:00 – 10:00   followed by The RSS Trio from 10:30 – 2:30.   Danny Embrey’s Trio plays the Orion Room from 7:30 – 10:30, followed by The Brian Ward Organ Trio 11:00-3:00
  •  • The Blue Room in the historic 18th and Vine District presents Indigo Hour with The J Love Band Band from 5:00-7:30 followed by Gary Cardile’s Birthday Bash featuring TooBig2Fail at 8:30 and 10:00
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  •  • The Black Dolphin has The Tim Whitmer Quartet   from 6:30 – 9:30 followed by The Sam Platt Organ Trio from 10pm to 1:00am  
  •  • Corvino features Matt Villinger on piano from 6:00 to 8:30 followed by more music until 11:30
  •  • The 1909 Club in Lee’s Summit has The Jackie Myers Trio from 6:00-10:00 PM  
  •  • The Ship in the historic West Bottoms has the Dinner Matinee Show with Trumpeter Chalis O’Neal from 6 – 9 and then it’s the Marcus Lewis Big Band “ Brass and Boujee” 
  •  • Stock Hill at 4800 Main   features Live Music from 8 – 11  
  •  • The Shop Cigar Lounge at 407 N 6th Street in KC Kansas presents A Night with the Tim Reid Trio from 8 – 10 
  •  • The Market at Meadowbrook at 4901 Meadowbrook Parkway has Baby J’s KC Jazz 
  •  • Chaz at the Raphael Hotel presents the Brant Jester  Duo from 6-10  
  •  • The Uptown Lounge presents  Heather Price, Alan Stribling & Michael Rorah from 9:00-11:00  
  •  • The Market at Meadowbrook at 4901 Meadowbrook Parkway has Jenna Bauer from 4:30 – 7:00
  •  •   The Shop Cigar Lounge at 407 N 6th Street in KC Kansas presents A Night with the Herschel McWilliams Trio from 8 – 10 
  •  • Lonnie’s Reno Club at 1111 Grand features Lonnie McFadden from 7- 9 pm
  •  • Johnnies in the Power & Light Dist.  has the Delynia Jannell Ensemble from  6:30- 10:30
  •  • Johnnie’s in Liberty presents Heather Newman and Ryan Mathew from 6:30 – 10:30  
  •  • Café Trio features live music from 5:00-8:00PM
  •  • The Phoenix presents Lee Langston from 7-11
  •  • The Mutual Musicians Foundation in the historic 18th and Vine district Hosts its legendary late night jam sessions from 1-5am.  

  • Saturday, April 13th & Sunday, April 14th    

  •  • The Green Lady Lounge presents the Rod Fleeman Trio Saturday from 2:30-5:30,   Ken Lovern’s OJT from 6:00-9:00, followed with The RSS Trio from 10:30 to 2:30. Danny Embrey’s Trio plays downstairs from 7:30 – 10:30.   Sunday the Green Lady features Wire Town from 6:00 to 9:00, followed by The Mark SlimmTrio from 9:30 to 2:30. The Orion Room has the Tim Reid Jr. trio 8:30-11:30    
  •  • The Black Dolphin presents The Tim Whitmer Quartet   Saturday from 6:30 to 9:30 followed by The Roger Wilder Quartet from 10 till 1:00 am
  •  • Corvino has live music from 6 -11:30.  Sunday it is a jazz Brunch from 11:30 to 2:00 pm and more music from 6:00 – 9:00.
  •  • Johnnie’s in Liberty features Live With Lauren Ashley Collective Saturday from 6:30-10:30.
  •  • Johnnies located in the Power & Light dist. presents Tim Reid Jr Saturday from 6:30-10:30  
  •  • Eddie V’s  presents the Max Groove Trio, Saturday from 6:30 to 10:30, and  on Sunday The Jackie Myers Trio  from 6:00-9:00
  •  • The Blue Room in the historic 18th and Vine District presents the B Side Band Saturday. Shows at 8:30 and 10:00
  •  • The Majestic presents Dawson Jones upstairs from 5:30-9:00 on Saturday and The Brant Jester Trio in the Jazz Club from 6 – 10:00.    On  Sunday,  Alyssa Murray will be performing from 6:00-9:00 
  •  • KC Bier Company features Bram Wijnands Saturday and Sunday from 3:00-5:00                          
  •  •               The Market at Meadowbrook at 4901 Meadowbrook Parkway has Marvin Gruenbaum Saturday from 4:30 – 7:00  
  •  • Lonnie’s Reno Club features Lonnie McFadden from 7:00 – 10:30 Saturday.  
  •  • Stock Hill   features Live Music Saturday from 8 – 11  
  •  • Chaz at the Raphael Hotel presents the Jackie Myers Duo Saturday from 6:00-10pm.   Sunday it’s the Mengel Brothers Duo from 6:00 – 10:00
  •  •   The 1909 Club in Lee’s Summit has J Love from 6:00-10:00 PM  Saturday  
  •  • The Uptown Lounge has pianists Alan Stribling and Michael Rorah Saturday from   7:00 – 1:00  
  •  • The Shop Cigar Lounge in KC Kansas presents A Night with the Jenna Bauer Trio from 8 – 10 
  •  • The Phoenix features The Piaget Experience on Saturday from 4:30 – 8:30 followed by Live Music from 9 – 1:00 am.  Sunday it’s Millie Edwards and Dan Sturdevant playing the Pheonix brunch from 10 – 12:00  
  •  • Café Trio   features Mike Moreland Saturday from 6:00 – 9:00      
  •  • The Westport Coffeehouse Theater presents Paganova at 6:00PM Sunday
  •  • The Mutual Musicians Foundation in the historic 18th and Vine district Hosts its legendary late night jam sessions 1-5am sat 
  • to have your event listed, send an e-mail to Jacquelineangerer7@gmail.com 
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