|July 27 - Louivilles' Juggernaut Jug Band
Not only jazz, but blues, ragtime, swing, and original music - Jazzy guitar, trumpet, washboard, washtub bass, kazoos and jugs. "Taking their music and fun seriously."
|June 15 - Rodney Whitaker Quartet featuring Diago Rivera
Writer, arranger, phenomenal string bassist known & respected the world over includes Rick Roe, piano, incomparable drummer Tim Froncek & saxophonist Rivera.
|June 29 - Marcus Belgrave's Detroit Jazz Alliance
Former soloist w/ Marvin Gaye, Ray Charles & The Four Tops & Charles Mingus...
A captivating jazz showman.
|July 6 - Claudia Schmidt w/ The Naturals Quartet
Hip and swinging acoustic jazz...unplugged, refreshing mix of instrumentation mandolin, classical guitar, sting bass, harmonica, drums...Extraordinary vocals.
|July 13 - West Michigan Jazz Masters
Features the areas favorite veteran group leaders and soloists. Fronted by "West Michigan's Dean of jazz," Curt Purnell. Classic jazz with lots of surprises.
Randy Marsh & Organissimo w/ vocalist Harvey Thompson
Funky & soulful' jazz organ jams with the emphasis on collective composition and improvisation. Featuring internationally recognized jazz vocalist.
|Aug 3 - Edgar Struble's West Coast Jazz Reflections
From LA the original music director for the Nashville Network and Kenny Rogers performs his own mixture of jazz and pop.
|Aug 10 - Rick Hicks/Chris Moberley/Donnie Rodgers Association
Longtime favorite...red hot rhythm & blues, groove, rock and funk flavored jazz guitars and organ team.....At its finest.
|AugAug 17 - Mark Kahny Band w/ Edye Evans-Hyde
Standards, show tunes, cabaret favorites, pop & R&B classics..led by the tasteful funky-blues styling of instrumental vocalist Kahny.
|Aug 24 - Robin Connell/Paul Brewer Quartet
Sophisticated arrangements and extraordinary trombone lead collaborating with classic piano and hip, hearfelt vocals.