Thursdays 8-10 p.m.
Holmes Lounge, Ridgley Hall
Throughout the school year, enjoy free live performances by noted local and regional jazz artists from 8-10 p.m. most Thursday nights at Holmes Lounge in Ridgley Hall on the Danforth campus.
Jazz at Holmes is sponsored by the Student Union, University College and Summer School, Congress of the South 40, Department of Music, Greek Life Office, Community Service Office, Danforth University Center & Event Management, Office of Residential Life, Campus Life, Office of Student Involvement & Leadership, and the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Students.
September 8 - Streams of Extremity: Modern Jazz
Ptah Williams, piano / William Lenihan, guitar / Steve Davis, drums
September 15 - Jazz and Americana
Guitarist Todd Mosby & his group
September 22 - Three different performances!
- 4 p.m. - A Jazz at Holmes Outreach Concert in celebration of the exhibit: "Route 66 - Main Street Through St. Louis." Free concert at the Missouri History Museum's Grand Hall featuring William Lenihan/Jay Oliver Quartet.
- 6-7:30 p.m. - Lecture by Professor Henry Ettman: "History of the Piano Trio and St. Louis Pianists." Location: Goldberg Formal Lounge in the Danforth University Center (building #28 on the campus map).
- 8 p.m. - Tribute to St. Louis Piano Tradition featuring pianist Dave Venn and his trio in Holmes Lounge.
October 6 - Lyrical Americana
Guitarist Vince Varvel & his group
October 20 - George Sams Experience - Modern Jazz
From NYC - trumpeter George Sams & saxophonist JD Parran
October 27 - Drummer Nick Savage & his quintet
with guest saxophonist Paul Demarinis & STL Young Musicians
November 3 - Eclectic Improvisation from NYC
The Wee Trio, vibraphone, drums, bass
November 10 - Improvisation and Native American Themes
Flutist Mark Holland & his group
November 17 - Jazz and Film: 30th Anniversary of Bertrand Tavernier's "Round Midnight"
Music from the film and other films that include jazz
December 1 - Traditional Jazz and Standards
Jazz singer Jan Shapiro
Professor of Voice, Berklee College of Music, Boston
|For more information, please contact:|
|Sue Taylor, (314) 862-0874|