Peterson Family Holiday Show returns to the Dakota on December 16-17

The Lead Sheet has retired.  For now, we are providing a Jazz Police Calendar. This is not intended to be an exhaustive listing, but will provide a heads-up regarding upcoming shows and jazz events throughout the Twin Cities. Updates approximately weekly.

. December 7, Sophia Kickhofel Quartet/Sightless Quartet at Jazz Central

. December 7, Jeremy Walker at Vieux Carre’

. December 7, Zacc Harris Trio at The Lexington

. December 8, The Ruckus at the Black Dog

. December 8, Benny Weinbeck Trio at The Lexington

. December 9, Steve March-Torme’ in the Dunsmore Room at Crooners Lounge

. December 10, Dale Alexander at Jazz Central

. December 10, Chris Bates’ Red 5 at the Icehouse

. December 10, Judi Vinar and Lori Dokken, Holiday Show in the Dunsmore Room at Crooners Lounge

. December 10, Fuzzy Math at the Amsterdam

. December 11, Cedar Ave Big Band at Jazz Central

. December 11, Dave Karr and Friends (Zacc Harris, Josh Granowski and JT Bates) at Hook and Ladder

. December 11, Phil Aaron Trio at Vieux Carre’

. December 13, Omar AbdulKareem Trio at The Lexington

. December 13, Tim Sparks and James Buckley at the 925 (Hotel Landing, Wayzata)

. December 14, Anoka-Ramsey Community College/Peter Kogan Quintet at Jazz Central

. December 14, Nachito Herrera at the Dakota

. December 14, Grain at the Icehouse

. December 14, Peter Schimke Trio at The Lexington

. December 14, Maud Hixson & Jason Richards in the Dunsmore Room at Crooners Lounge

. December 14, Ginger Commodore Quartet at Vieux Carre’

. December 15, Charles Lazarus “Merry and Bright” at Orchestra Hall

. December 15, Constellation Band/Steve Kenny Quartets CD Release at the Black Dog

. December 15, Jake Baldwin Trio at The Lexington

. December 15, Zacc Harris Group, Jazz at Studio Z

. December 16, Babatunde Lea’s Rhythms’ Mama/Le Voyage at Studio Z

. December 16-17, Peterson Family Holiday Show at the Dakota

. December 17, Jordan Anderson Quartet at Jazz Central

. December 17, JC Sanford Quartet at the Icehouse

. December 17-18, Moore by Four for the Holidays at Crooners Lounge

. December 18, Belle Armour Holiday Show at Vieux Carre’

. December 19, Winter Solstice with the Laura Caviani Trio in the Dunsmore Room at Crooners Lounge

. December 19, Louis Armstrong Night with the Southside Aces at Vieux Carre’

. December 20, Omar Abdulkarim Trio at The Lexington

. December 20, Sophia Shorai Trio at the 925 (Hotel Landing, Wayzata)

. December 20, Connie Evingson with the Parisota Hot Club at the Minneapolis Woman’s Club

. December 21, John Raymond Quartet at Jazz Central

. December 21, Ben Link Trio at The Lexington

. December 21, Debbie Duncan and Andrew Walesch at Crooners Lounge

. December 21, George Winston at Orchestra Hall

. December 22, Joel Shapira Trio at The Lexington

. December 22, Owen Finch Quartet/John Raymond Standards Trio at the Black Dog

. December 25-28, The Bad Plus at the Dakota

. December 26, Connie Evingson (“Holiday at the Dunsmore Lodge”) in the Dunsmore Room at Crooners Lounge

. December 26, Will Kjeer Trio at Vieux Carre’

. December 27, Lila Ammons Group at Vieux Carre’

. December 27, Omar Abdulkarim Trio at The Lexington

. December 28, Zacc Harris Trio at The Lexington

. December 28, 58 Belvedere at Jazz Central

. December 28, Southside Aces at Vieux Carre’

. December 29, Pat Mallinger Quartet at Vieux Carre’

.December 29, Tim Sparks and James Buckley at The Lexington

. December 29, Andrew Walesch’s Sinatra Big Band at Crooners Lounge

. December 29, Andrew Schwandt at Jazz Central

. December 29, Jordan Anderson Trio/SPACE at the Black Dog

. December 30, Hot Club of Chicago with Sam Miltich and Charmin Michelle at Crooners Lounge

. December 30, Hoaxer at Vieux Carre’

. December 31, Connie Evingson/Jon Weber New Year’s Eve in the Dunsmore Room at Crooners Lounge

. December 31, Central Standard Time/ New Year’s Eve Celebration at the Black Dog

. December 31, Sophia Shorai Trio at The Lexington

. January 2, Jon Weber’s History of the Piano in the Dunsmore Room at Crooners Lounge

. January 9, Jennifer Koh with Vijyay Iyer and Tyshawn Sorey at the Amsterdam