Tula’s Restaurant, 8:30pm
Phil Markowitz Trio

The inventive, virtuosic, and accessible pianist, touring in support of his new release, Catalysis (Sunnyside Records), presents his forward-looking vision for jazz with percussionist Adam Nussbaum and bassist Jay Anderson. CALL 206-443-4221 FOR RESERVATIONS

Nordstrom Recital Hall, 7:30pm
Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra with James Moody
The all-star big band welcomes the legendary saxophonist, flutist, and NEA Jazz Master, James Moody, and explore the rich history of his work.

Nordstrom Recital Hall, 4:00pm
SRJO Jazz4Kids Concert
Jazz4Kids concerts are free-of-charge, and are presented for all children and youth, plus any parent, teacher, family member, or youth group leader accompanying them.

Seattle Art Museum, 8pm
Larry Ochs Drum Core
ROVA’s Larry Ochs leads an all-star trio with percussionists Scott Amendola and Don Robinson augmented by special guests from Tokyo, pianist Satoko Fujii and trumpeter Natsuki Tamura.

Triple Door, 7pm and 9:30pm
Marcin Wasilewski Trio
The young pianist’s trio with Slawomir Kurkiewicz and Michal Miskiewicz, mentored by Polish compatriot trumpeter Tomasz Stanko, has quickly become one of the most invigorating ensembles in modern jazz.

Tractor Tavern, 9pm
Pig Pen & Zony Mash w/Horns
This raucous night of free-blowing jazz funk kicks off a 20-year retrospective of Seattle-resident master keyboardist Wayne Horvitz. Tonight, it’s the scorching Pigpen and deep-groovin’ Zony Mash, augmented with an all-star horn section.

North Shore Performing Arts Center, 8pm
The dynamic and charismatic vocalist honors her mother, music icon and pioneer Nina Simone, performing in support of her break-out debut album “Simone on Simone.”

and the other events …

JAZZ ALLEY: Boz Scaggs Speak Low Tour


SERAFINA: Leo Raymundo w/ Sue Nixon

ST. CLOUD’S: Jose Gonzales Trio

7pm – The Wiretappers
9pm – The Hayburners w/ opening magic show with Louie Foxx
11pm – Downtown Mountain Boys Room For Roots series

PAMPAS ROOM: Brian Nova Quartet w/ Mike West

GRAZIE: Katie King Trio

BAKE’S PLACE: Pearl Django

SORRENTO HOTEL: Katy Bourne Trio

CELLAR 46: The Teaching

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