Friday, Sep 27, 2024
"Jazz in the District"
Something Else! Feat. Vincent Herring

Vincent Herring: Alto Saxophone
James Carter: Tenor Saxophone
Freddie Hendrix: Trumpet
Paul Bollenback: Guitar
Dave Kikoski: Piano
Essiet O. Essiet: Bass
Jerome Gillespie: Drums

Missouri Theatre

Start: 7.
Doors 1 Hr. Earlier.
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Join the "We Always Swing" Jazz Series August 18 on The Roof as we kick-off our 30th Anniversary Season featuring music from The Columbia Jazz Orchestra! The evening will include door prizes and raffles as well as a cash bar and food for purchase.

Left Field Series

Co-Presented with Dismal Niche, this quartet of performances features adventurous musical moments that celebrate the avant-garde tradition of expression outside the confines of convention. Stretch your ears and try something new with the Left Field Series.

Tickets for these concerts may be purchased individually or as a full series package from the “We Always Swing” Jazz Series beginning July 9th. For more information visit

Friday, Sept. 6, 2024
Jerome Ellis, Solo
Saturday, Nov. 16, 2024
Hailu Mergia Trio
Saturday, Jan. 25, 2025
Blacks' Myths
Thursday, Feb. 27, 2025
Big Surprise Super Secret Show

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