Fresh off the success of her #1 charting album, Free to Be, this Innervision Records label recording artist is hitting stages across the world with her All-Star band to present the release of her highly anticipated fifth album, SHINE! Kim’s high energy show is a mixture of smooth, contemporary, and Latin jazz, infused with touches […]
The Tennessee Valley Jazz Society presents legendary jazz bassist Ron Carter, June 10 in Huntsville.
Nashville trombonist Roland Barber comes to Birmingham for one night only, performing two shows - 7 and 9 p.m. Barber has performed with titans of jazz music as well as young lions, including Stefon Harris, Sean Jones, Clark Terry, Branford Marsalis, Houston Person, Jeff “Tain” Watts, Wynton Marsalis and Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Duke […]
The Taste of 4th Avenue Jazz Festival has taken place in the Historic Fourth Avenue Business District for 17 years. This year's festival returns after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19. Plans are now underway for an exciting 2022 event. Your support will assist in keeping the festival FREE to attend.
The Cahaba River Fry-Down is a celebration of the Cahaba River – our region’s primary drinking water source and a treasure trove of biological diversity. The principal fundraiser for the […]
A Night of Jazz with Curtis Lundy & Umoja Ensemble is our gift to the community this holiday season! Join us Saturday, Dec. 17 at 7 p.m. for Grammy-nominated bassist Curtis […]
Each Tuesday at 7 p.m., True Story Brewing Company hosts a Jazz Jam performance. Led by Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame trumpeter José Carr and an expert rhythm section, the event attracts some of the best jazz musicians from Birmingham and beyond. No cover charge.
The duo of jazz pianist and composer Fred Hersch and jazz vocalist esperanza spalding are celebrating the release of their album “Alive at the Village Vanguard” recorded at the legendary club for a packed and rapturous audience. 15-time Grammy winner Hersch, called by The New Yorker “a living legend” – and multiple Grammy Award winner Spalding, […]