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  • JAZZ CIRCLE EVENT: WORKSHOP WITH MARBIN
    JAZZ CIRCLE EVENT: WORKSHOP WITH MARBIN
    Mon, Feb 26
    Jazz Gallery Center for the Arts
    Feb 26, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM CST
    Jazz Gallery Center for the Arts, 926 E Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212, USA
    In this workshop, Chicago's progressive jazz-rock band Marbin will explore their process of improvising, composing, arranging, and more!
  • MUSIC BY MJI AT EDITH
    MUSIC BY MJI AT EDITH
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Feb 23
    Edith Cocktail Lounge
    Feb 23, 2024, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST
    Edith Cocktail Lounge, 228 W Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53203, USA
    Come enjoy live jazz in the Theater District's hippest cocktail lounge this Friday. NO COVER.
  • MJI PRESENTS: AN EVENING WITH MARCYA DANEILLE
    MJI PRESENTS: AN EVENING WITH MARCYA DANEILLE
    Sat, Feb 17
    bar centro
    Feb 17, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    bar centro, 804 E Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212, USA
    Join us for an evening of romantic ballads and swingin' standards.
  • HANDFUL OF KEYS: INTRO TO JAZZ PIANO (online)
    HANDFUL OF KEYS: INTRO TO JAZZ PIANO (online)
    Sat, Feb 17
    Online Event for All Ages
    Feb 17, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Online Event for All Ages
    Learn the skills required to begin playing authentic jazz piano. These four sessions will show you how to interpret chord symbols, create voicings, and play standard repertoire from a lead sheet.
  • MJI JAM SESSION
    MJI JAM SESSION
    Mon, Feb 12
    Jazz Gallery
    Feb 12, 2024, 8:30 PM – 10:00 PM CST
    Jazz Gallery, 926 E Center Street, Milwaukee WI 53212
    Join MJI faculty members Mark Davis and Jeff Hamann for a jam session open to musicians and listeners of all ages. Free admission! Donations welcome.
  • BUILD WALKING BASS LINES (online)
    BUILD WALKING BASS LINES (online)
    Wed, Feb 07
    Online Event for All Ages
    Feb 07, 2024, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Online Event for All Ages
    Bassist, educator, and author Clay Schaub will teach you the essential aspects of bass playing using his book, Build Walking Bass Lines In 14 Days: Jazz & Blues Bass Lines for Upright and Electric Bass, as the text.
  • JAZZ THEORY: LEVEL ONE (online)
    JAZZ THEORY: LEVEL ONE (online)
    Sat, Feb 03
    Online via Zoom
    Feb 03, 2024, 9:30 AM CST – Feb 04, 2024, 10:30 AM CST
    Online via Zoom
    Learn from Milwaukee's premier jazz pianist during this live, interactive, online course (8 sessions). Starts on February 3, 2024.
  • THE BLUE NOTE QUINTET
    THE BLUE NOTE QUINTET
    Sun, Jan 28
    Milwaukee
    Jan 28, 2024, 7:30 PM
    Milwaukee, 1040 Vel R. Phillips Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203, USA
    MJI Presents: The Blue Note Quintet 85th Anniversary Celebration
  • MUSIC BY MJI AT EDITH
    MUSIC BY MJI AT EDITH
    Fri, Jan 26
    Edith Cocktail Lounge
    Jan 26, 2024, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST
    Edith Cocktail Lounge, 228 W Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53203, USA
    Come enjoy live jazz in the Theater District's hippest cocktail lounge this Friday. NO COVER.
  • MJI PRESENTS: LENARD SIMPSON TRIO
    MJI PRESENTS: LENARD SIMPSON TRIO
    Sat, Jan 20
    bar centro
    Jan 20, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    bar centro, 804 E Center St, Milwaukee, WI 53212, USA
    Come hear these stars of the Chicago jazz scene performing original music.
  • MJI JAM SESSION
    MJI JAM SESSION
    Mon, Jan 08
    Jazz Gallery
    Jan 08, 2024, 8:30 PM – 10:00 PM CST
    Jazz Gallery, 926 E Center Street, Milwaukee WI 53212
    Join MJI faculty members Mark Davis and Jeff Hamann for a jam session open to musicians and listeners of all ages. Free admission! Donations welcome.
  • MUSIC BY MJI AT EDITH
    MUSIC BY MJI AT EDITH
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Dec 29
    Edith Cocktail Lounge
    Dec 29, 2023, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST
    Edith Cocktail Lounge, 228 W Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53203, USA
    Come enjoy live jazz in the Theater District's hippest cocktail lounge every Friday. NO COVER.
  • MJI BIG BAND HOLIDAY CONCERT (EVENING)
    MJI BIG BAND HOLIDAY CONCERT (EVENING)
    Wed, Dec 20
    Brookfield
    Dec 20, 2023, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Brookfield, 3270 Mitchell Park Dr, Brookfield, WI 53045, USA
    The MJI Big Band features an all-star lineup of the region's top jazz artists. Get into the spirit of the season with this uplifting program of soulful and swingin' big band jazz versions of holiday classics.
  • MJI BIG BAND HOLIDAY CONCERT (MATINEE)
    MJI BIG BAND HOLIDAY CONCERT (MATINEE)
    Wed, Dec 20
    Brookfield
    Dec 20, 2023, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Brookfield, 3270 Mitchell Park Dr, Brookfield, WI 53045, USA
    The MJI Big Band features an all-star lineup of the region's top jazz artists. Get into the spirit of the season with this uplifting program of soulful and swingin' big band jazz versions of holiday classics.
  • MJI PRESENTS: MATT WILSON CHRISTMAS TREE-O
    MJI PRESENTS: MATT WILSON CHRISTMAS TREE-O
    Sun, Dec 17
    Saint Kate - The Arts Hotel, Arc Theatre
    Dec 17, 2023, 4:30 PM
    Saint Kate - The Arts Hotel, Arc Theatre, 139 E Kilbourn Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA
    World-renowned drummer Matt Wilson leads the Christmas Tree-O, a swinging, holiday-centric group featuring Jeff Lederer on reeds and Paul Sikivie on bass. This performance is part of their 2023 Yule Dig Tour.
  • MJI JAM SESSION
    MJI JAM SESSION
    Mon, Dec 11
    Jazz Gallery
    Dec 11, 2023, 8:30 PM – 10:00 PM CST
    Jazz Gallery, 926 E Center Street, Milwaukee WI 53212
    Join MJI faculty members Mark Davis and Jeff Hamann for a jam session open to musicians and listeners of all ages. Free admission! Donations welcome.
  • MJI STUDENT ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCES
    MJI STUDENT ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCES
    Sat, Dec 09
    Sam's Place Jazz Cafe
    Dec 09, 2023, 10:00 AM CST – Dec 10, 2023, 2:00 PM CST
    Sam's Place Jazz Cafe, 3338 N Doctor M.L.K. Jr Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53212, USA
    Enjoy performances from eight of MJI's student ensembles, along with a great meal and good company.
  • MUSIC BY MJI AT EDITH
    MUSIC BY MJI AT EDITH
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Nov 24
    Edith Cocktail Lounge
    Nov 24, 2023, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST
    Edith Cocktail Lounge, 228 W Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53203, USA
    Come enjoy live jazz in the Theater District's hippest cocktail lounge every Friday. NO COVER.
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