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30 June 4 - 17, 2011 Jazz in AZ update Compiled by Patricia Myers Bookings are subject to change without notice; call to confirm EAST VALLEY (Tempe-Chandler-Gilbert-Mesa-Apache Junction)


Asia Restaurant, 1236 E. Baseline, Ste. 102, Mesa, 480-892-0688, Renee Patrick-vocals, Steve Denney- keys-vocals, Floyd Roberson-drums, 7:30-10:30 p.m. second, third, fourth Fri.


Crowne Plaza San Marcos Golf Resort, 1 N. San Marcos Place, Chandler, 480-812-0900: Joe Hopkins Trio, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Sun. brunch; Saturday night jazz resuming in fall; food and drink; www.SanMarcosResort.com


Dave’s Electric Brew Pub, 502 S. College Ave. (5th&College), Tempe 85281 480-967-5353, daveselectricbrewpub.com, food & drink, no cover, 7-9 pm unless otherwise noted: Mon. May 30, Bad Cactus Brass Band; Mon. June 6, Nicole Pesce Duo; Mon. June 13, TBA; Mon. June 20, 6:30-8:30, Delphine Cortez + Joel Robin; Mon. June 27, Stu Siefer Combo; presented by JAMN Jazz Productions,480-966-0812 jamn_az@yahoo.com www.jamnjazzproductions.com


Devil’s Hideaway, 1807 E. Baseline Road (at McClintock), Tempe, 480-491-0442, Mardi Gras Jazzband (Cheryl Thurston-piano, Gary Church- cornet, Dick Knutson-trombone, Joe Hopkins- clarinet, Dick Obermiller-bass, Ron House-drums), 5-8 p.m. first & third Fri., food., dance floor, devilshideaway.com


NEW Fired Up Grill, 7131 E. Ray Road (formerly 56 East, Casa Paloma Shopping Center, via I-10 &t Ray Road), Chandler, 480-940-4040: jazz jam session led by Aebi-Coulson Jazz Trio w/ Jimmy Nistico-sax, Tim Downs-drums, 7-10 p.m. Sun.


Gold Bar Espresso, 3141 S. McClintock Drive, #6, Tempe, 480-839-3082, Jazz Alliance, 7:30-11 p.m. Fri & Sun., goldbarespresso.org.


Handlebar Pub and Grill, 650 W. Apache Trail, Apache Junction 85120, 480-982-2091: Carmine D’Amico Trio, 7-10 p.m. Thurs.


Kokopelli Winery and Bistro, 35 W. Boston St., Chandler, 480-792-6927, Stan Sorenson Duo, 7-10 p.m. June 4; Joe Costello Jazz Experience, 7-10 p.m. June 18; food, drink, kokopelliwinery.com


Le Ragazze Italian Grill & Lounge, 1334 E. Chandler Blvd., (NE corner Chandler Blvd. & Desert Foothills), Ahwatukee, 480-460-0029: Aebi-Coulson Jazz Trio featuring Jim Nistico-sax, 7-10 pm Sat., leragazzeaz.com


La Stalla Cucina Rustica, 68 W. Buffalo St., Chandler, 480-855-9990, lastallacr.com, Laurie Fagen-jazz vocals + Frank Smith -keyboard, 6-9 p.m. June 12; Vandal-Hancock Duo, Matt Vandal, Devon Hancock- jazz guitars, 6-9 p.m. June 26.


LJ’s Pizza, 1038 E. Main St., Mesa, 480-834-9164. Cheryl Thurston, Gary Church, Roy Calhoun host jam 5-7:30 Tues.; Cats & Jammers (Cheryl Thurston- piano-vocals, Gary Church-cornet, Dick Obermiller-


bass, Roy Calhoun-drums), 5-7:30 p.m. Wed.; ljspizza.com


Lone Butte Casino, Verona Chophouse, 1077 S. Kyrene Road, Gila River Reservation (Kyrene exit from I-10 to Santan 202 east, or 101 south to Santan 202 west), 21 and older, 1-800-WIN-GILA (946-4452): 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Sun. Jazz Brunch: Bridget & The Aug Jazz Duo, first-third Sun.; Delphine Cortez-Joel Robin Jazz Duo, second-fourth Sun.


Mesa Active Adult Center, 247 N. Macdonald St., Mesa, 480-962-5612, Burgie Crandall’s Big Band, 1-3:30 p.m. Tues., $5.


Pesto’s Gourmet Pizza and Wine Bar, 1960 W. Ray Road, Suite 4 (NE corner Dobson Road), Chandler, 480-821-2949, John Knowlton Trio (Knowlton-guitar, Eric Bart or Dick Curtis-guitar, Dennis Sexton-bass) 7-11 p.m. Sat.


Pita Jungle Restaurant, 1949 W. Ray Road, Chandler, 480-855-3232, jazz jam led by Pita Jungle Trio (Dave Ihlenfeld-piano, Pete Gitlin-guitar-bass, Gerry Reynolds-drums) 7-10 p.m. Thurs.


Robbie Fox’s Public House, 640 S. Mill Ave, Tempe, 480-642-6442, weekly jazz jam led by Anthony Proveaux Trio, 4-7 p.m. Sat., free, robbiefoxs.com, presented by jamnjazzproductions.com.


Shangri La, 2992 N. Alma School Road (SW corner Elliott), Chandler, 480-821-5388. Cheryl Thurston- stride piano, noon-2 p.m. Sun. brunch.


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