VIP Ticketed

Festival Guests

FREE

   (must show VIP Pass)



Jazz Club of Sarasota Members $10 *

Non-members $15 *



* Ticket prices to cover the cost of the theater rental & musicians.

VIP Ticketed Guests

Jazz Club Board

VIP Ticketed Guests

Jazz Club Board

1st Set:      Diego Figueiredo, guitar; Chiara Izzi,  

                    vocalist; Jimmy Greene, saxophone
2nd Set:    Kristian Leth Trio;  Houston Person,

                   saxophone;  Graham Dechter, guitar

Finale:       Features Both Groups

Saturday Concert 2:00 pm  (doors at 1:30 pm)

Friday Morning, March 9

French Film:  "Django" &

Live Gypsy Jazz with

Keven Aland & Jon McLaughlin

of Hot Club SRQ

Burns Court Cinema

506 Burns Ct, Sarasota, FL 34236
Django, a 2017 French film about the legendary jazz guitarist, Django Reinhardt and his struggles in German-occupied Paris.  
English Subtitles

The film will be preceded by a live gypsy jazz performance by Keven Aland & Jon McLaughlin.


VIP , Combo-4,

Sat. Comb-2 &

Saturday Evening Event Ticketed Guests 


Saturday Afternoon, March 10

Festival Concert & Events

Concert Co-Hosts:

1st Set:      Kristian Leth Trio with Hans Backenroth &

                   Ole Kock Hansen; Sinne Eeg, vocalist
2nd Set:    Kristian Leth Trio;  Jimmy Greene,

                   saxophone;  Jeremy Pelt, trumpet; Sinne

                   Eeg, vocalist; Ken Peplowski, reeds

Finale:       Features Both Groups

Bob Seymour

Retired Jazz Director WUSF

Honorary Board Member

Jazz Club of Sarasota

Kayonne Riley

Gen. Manager WUCF-89.9 FM

Orlando, Host of :

"Middays with Kayonne Riley"

Ken Peplowski

Jazz Musician

Festival Director of Music

2014 Satchmo Award Winner

12:30-2 pm     Local Jazz Artists - Lobby Bar               Open To Public


12:30-11 pm  TICKET, Sponsor & Vendor Booths      Open To Public



 

Pre-Concert Events

Ken Peplowski

Jazz Musician

Festival Director of Music

2014 Satchmo Award Winner

Copyright 2017   Jazz Club of Sarasota   All Rights Reserved

5-7:30 pm     Local Jazz Artists - Lobby Bar                  Open To Public


5-11:00 pm   TICKET, Sponsor & Vendor Booths        Open To Public


6-7:30 pm      Sponsor Reception                                   Invited Sponsors

                                                                                             Jazz Club Board

 

Ken Peplowski

Jazz Musician

Festival Director of Music

2014 Satchmo Award Winner

Ken Peplowski

Jazz Musician

Festival Director of Music

2014 Satchmo Award Winner

1st Set:      Kristian Leth, drums; Hans Backenroth,

                    bass; Ehud Asherie, piano; Ken Peplowski, 

                    reeds
2nd Set:     Jeff Hamilton, drums; Akiko Tsuruga,

                   organ; Graham Dechter, guitar; Houston

                   Person, saxophone

Finale:       Features Both Groups


Post-Concert VIP Meet & Greet

 10-11:00 pm     Meet with Concert Performers   

5-7:30 pm     Local Jazz Artists - Lobby Bar                  Open To Public


5-11:00 pm   TICKET, Sponsor & Vendor Booths        Open To Public


6-7:30 pm        VIP Reception                                             VIP Ticketed Guests

                                                                                            Jazz Club Board

 

Post Concert VIP Meet & Greet

 10-11:00 pm     Meet with Concert Performers   

Saturday Concert 7:30 pm  (doors at 7 pm)

Si Tu Vois Ma Mère

by Ehud Asherie

Mike Cornette

Jazz Director, WUSF 89.7 FM

Tampa

Host of "All Night Jazz"

Thursday Evening, March 8

Festival Concert & Events

Concert Co-Hosts:

VIP , Combo-4,

& Thursday Event

Ticketed Guests 

Evening Post-Concert VIP Event

 10-11:00 pm     Meet with Concert Performers   

Festival Schedule & Events

10:00 am   Keven Aland & Jon McLaughlin  - Live Gypsy Jazz    

10:45 am   French Film "Django" - Live Gypsy

Pre-Concert Events

5-7:30 pm      Local Jazz Artists - Lobby Bar                 Open To Public


12:30-11 pm  TICKET, Sponsor & Vendor Booths       Open To Public


VIP Ticketed Guests

Jazz Club Board

Pre-Concert Events

Saturday Evening, March 10

Festival Concert & Events

Concert Co-Hosts:

Friday Concert 7:30 pm  (doors at 7 pm)

Wednesday Evening, March 7

Jazz Trolley & Pub Crawl

Festival week starts off with the always popular annual Jazz Trolley and Pub Crawl, bringing live jazz to downtown Sarasota. Trolley rides from 5:30. Music from 6 to 10 pm at various clubs. Wristbands required for trolley and admittance to venues.

             2018 Performers and Venues TBA.

This is a separately ticketed event, not included in Festival VIP or Combo Tickets
Tickets $20 in Advance / $25 Day of the Event

Whitney James

Jazz Vocalist

WUSF-89.7 FM Radio Host

Tampa

Friday Evening, March 9

Festival Concert & Events

Concert Co-Hosts:

  • 5:46

VIP , Combo-4,

& Friday Event

Ticketed Guests 

VIP Ticketed Guests

Jazz Club Board

Post-Concert VIP Meet and Greet

 10-11:00 pm     Meet with Concert Performers   

VIP , Combo-4,

Sat. Combo-2, &

Saturday Afternoon Event Ticketed Guests 

2017 Festival Jazz Trolley & Pub Crawl

Photographs by Carol LoRicco

Thursday Concert 7:30 pm  (doors at 7 pm)

Jazz Jam:    Graham Dechter, guitar; Akiko Tsuruga,

                    organ; Jeff Hamilton, drums; Houston

                    Person, saxophone; Diego Figueriedo, 

                    guitar; Chiara Izzi, vocalist; Ehud Asherie,

                    piano; Ken Peplowski, reeds; Kristian Leth

                    Trio with Hans Backenroth, bass and Ole

                    Kock Hansen, piano



Pre-Concert Events