Jun 07 Tuesday
Come celebrate the end of the school year and the beginning of summer on Tuesday, June 7th at 7pm with the Southern Oregon University Jazz Band! We'll be performing a variety of big band standards and some of your favorite dance tunes, so bring a picnic blanket and the whole family to this fun, free outdoor event at the Lithia Park Bandshell. Food trucks will be present and we'll start the evening at 6:15 with some pre-show salsa entertainment. Hope to see you there!
Jun 11 Saturday
The JANUS JAZZ GROUP (with pianist Thor Polson, bassist Dave Miller, drummer Theresa McCoy, and saxophonist BOB RAWLINGS for the second set) will offer a tribute to beboppers Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Thelonious Monk, and Lennie Tristano on Saturday, June 11th at 7:30 p.m. The concert will take place at La Baguette Music Café at 340 A Street in Ashland, and both indoor and outdoor seating is available. Admission is $25, and since seating is limited, it’s highly recommended that you reserve tickets in advance by contacting the café during business hours at 541-482-0855. This event is open to jazz lovers of all ages.
Jun 18 Saturday
Sweet N' Juicy is finally bringing their fruity funk to Coos. Get your party boots on call the sitter, cuz we're gonna get down.
Come laugh, smile, and be merry with Oregon's favorite party band, Sweet N' Juicy. Sweet the Banana, N' the Pineapple, and Juicy the Strawberry entertain the Pacific Northwest and beyond with their fruity funk and funny rapport.
Members of the band have written music with Blondie, performed internationally, and backed Grammy Award winners.
"...if the Talking Heads were a funk band." - Daria Eliuk, Radio Personality
"...strangely intoxicating and addictive..." - Ron Hartman, The Chronicle
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