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Ring in the holiday season with a jazzy spin and adaptation on the traditional music from The Nutcracker Suite by Tchaikovsky and arranged by Shorty Rogers. Billy Stayhorn and Duke Ellington. Featuring the Scranton Jazz Festival Big Band, as well as the SJF Student Ensemble from the PA Jazz Institute. This event benefits the Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) so we are collecting NEW, UNWRAPPED TOYS to gift to children in our region this holiday season.

JazZenJourney House Concert Series, "Jazz in The Cliffs"

Camp Hill, PA

JazZenJourney House Concerts presents Jazz in the Cliffs featuring bassist Tony Marino, drummer Larry Marshall, pianist Steve Rudolph, & saxophonist Darryl Brenzel, at the Camp Hill home of Eric Revene - limited seating (only 40 tickets available)

COST: $55 per person. Wine and Hors d’oeurvres included in ticket price. Directions to the house will be emailed to you with your receipt.

Harrisburg Symphony Pops

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The Forum, Harrisburg PA

Steve plays with the HSO and vocalists Capathia Jenkins and Aisha de Haas star in a tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Billie Holiday, Judy Garland, and other stars of the uniquely American art form of jazz. Saturday @ 7:30PM, Sunday @ 3PM

I am not playing for this event, but I just wanted you to know and hope you will support this event and honor one of the greatest drummers on the planet!

2022 Living Legacy - Jazz Awardee Roger Humphries

Friday, October 28, 2022

5:30 PM HAMILTON GARDEN, KIMMEL CULTURAL CAMPUS AWARD CEREMONY AND RECEPTION

8:00 PM VERIZON HALL, KIMMEL CULTURAL CAMPUS PERFORMANCE: JAZZMEIA HORN WITH A SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY LEGACY HONOREE ROGER HUMPHRIES

Single tickets are $150 and include admission to the 2022 Living Legacy Jazz Award event and Jazzmeia Horn concert. To purchase your tickets, please visit eventbrite or call 410.539.6656 x 104.

A limited number of Table Sponsorships are available at $2,500. Please call 410.539.6656 x 104 to enquire.

Can't attend but would like to support the Living Legacy Jazz Award event? Please visit midatlanticarts.networkforgood.com.

Steve Rudolph & Jonathan Ragonese

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King's Gap Mansion, 500 Kings Gap Rd, , Carlisle, PA 17015

7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., join the Friends of Kings Gap in the Cameron-Masland Mansion for an outstanding evening of entertainment and refreshment. The Steve Rudolph Trio featuring Jonathan Ragonese & Tony Marino will present jazz at its finest as you enjoy wine, cheese and hors d'oeuvres.

Ticket prices are $45 per person and must be purchased in advance. The proceeds benefit Kings Gap State Park and to support and enhance its programs and offerings. For more information, please call 717-377-7468.

Tickets must be purchased in advance by sending a check made payable to "PPFF" with "FOKG Jazz" on the memo line to:

FOKG Jazz Concert, 185 Carlisle Road, Newville, PA 17241

This concert is underwritten in part by a generous contribution from the Shearer Family Fund of the Foundation for Enhancing Communities on behalf of R. Scott Shearer.

$45

The Harrisburg Collective Big Band makes their 2nd appearance at the West Shore Theater - CENTRAL PA'S PREMIER BIG JAZZ BAND

FOUNDED IN OCTOBER OF 2014, STEVE CO-LEADS THIS 16 PIECE ENSEMBLE WITH TRUMPETER BILL PERBETSKY. THE MUSICAL ARRANGEMENTS ARE FROM THE HISTORIC BIG BANDS (BASIE/ELLINGTON/DORSEY/JAMES) TO MODERN JAZZ ARRANGEMENTS (THAD JONES/BOB FLORENCE/BOB MINTZER/STEVE ALLEE/MIKE TOMARO/GORDON GOODWIN) AND ORIGINALS FROM MEMBERS AND FRIENDS.

WE HAVE A NEW VENUE - THE WEST SHORE THEATER - THIS BEAUTIFULLY REBURBISHED THEATER SEATS 200 WITH GREAT SOUND, AND A NEW ENLARGED STAGE. HJC-BB WILL APPEAR AT WEST SHORE ONE TUESDAY PER MONTH - CHECK STEVE'S CALENDAR FOR DETAILS AND DATES. TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE IN ADVANCE FROM THE WEST SHORE THEATER'S WEBSITE. The theater does have a bar and light food (movie snacks) ARE AVAILABLE.

Tickets $15

The World Surgical Foundation will hold its 25th Anniversary Gala on the afternoon of Sunday, September 25th at the Scottish Rite Theatre in Harrisburg, PA celebrating 25 Years of Saving Lives and Changing Lives. The event will feature Steve Rudolph & Amy Banks with the Harrisburg Jazz Collective.

A VIP Reception will be held at 1:30 PM with heavy hors d’oeuvres catered by The JDK Group and complimentary beer from Pizza Boy Brewing Co., wine, and soft drinks. Andrea Britton will be performing at the reception for your entertainment. Come mix and mingle with Steve Rudolph and Amy Banks before the concert.

The jazz performance will begin at 3 PM in the Scottiish Rite Theatre. Tickets for the concert only are $50. The VIP Reception is $150 and includes admission to the concert. A VIP Couples Package is available for $250.

Please join us and support this wonderful organization!

Tickets for the World surgical Foundation's Gala are $50. Please support this great cause.

This is a very special event as The All Star Montco Jazz Fest Big Band. Tickets to the public will be extremely limited. Buy now! The All Star Montco Jazz Festival Big Band is a 16 piece jazz orchestra that features world class jazz musicians that live in Montgomery County and the surrounding area. Under the direction of drummer/arranger Marko Marcinko, this large jazz ensemble will perform classic big band arrangements as well as modern selections that play a monumental role in jazz history. This all star jazz ensemble will launch the 1st annual Montco Jazz Fest with an exciting brassy sound that will bring you back to the days when Big Bands would perform every week at the historic Pottstown Sunnybrook ball room. Doors: 6:30 PM . Show: 7:30 PM FOOD WILL BE AVAILABLE until 8:00 PM Check back, our own kitchen / menu is coming soon! **ADVANCED ticket holders may reserve table / seating reservations on EVENTBRITE ONLY for advanced ticketholders (the table reservation option is on all ticket purchases at the ticket link for this event)

The All Star Big Band is:
Nelson Hill Alto 1 - Erich Cawalla Alto 2 ( vocals) Jon Ragonese Ten 1 - Gunner Mossblad Ten 2 Chris Heslop Bari Sax

Bones: Chuck Dressler - Rob Stoneback - Mike Kaplan - Mark Lusk

Trumpets: Ed Jakuboski - Tony Desantis - Marcell Bellinger - Bob Meashey

Marko Marcinko drums - Kevin MacConnell bass Steve Rudolph piano

FREE ADMISSION but tickets are needed...

Table space is VERY limited for this event. We are sorry we cannot accommodate phone requests or requests through email on our site. All unreserved seating is on a first come, first served on the evenings of the shows. FREE PARKING DIRECTLY BEHIND OUR BUILDING

STORE + CDs & More!

GIGS - live music is best!!

Holiday concert with vocalist Amy Banks and the Harrisburg Jazz Collective.

SAXES: Tom Strohman, Ryan Kauffman, Dave Yinger, Oliver Fairley, Andy Herring TRUMPETS: Dave Ballou, Bill Perbetsky, Dale Orris, Bob Meashey TROMBONES: Jim McFalls, Jay Vonada, Greg Strohman, Steve Shiffer BASS: Steve Meashey PIANO: Steve Rudolph DRUMS: Dan Monaghan

$28

The HJC Big Band plays Holiday favorites in the beautiful West Shore Theater. This is our regular 2nd Tuesday performance.

SAXES: Tom Strohman, Ryan Kauffman, Dave Yinger, Oliver Fairley & Andy Herring TRUMPETS: Bill Perbetsky, Dave Ballou, Scott Ainscough & Bob Meashey TROMBONES: Jim McFalls, Bill Smith, Mike Yinger & Steve Shiffer DRUMS: Dan Monaghan PIANO: Steve Rudolph BASS: Steve Meashey

Come get in the spirit with a performance of great Holiday big band favorites!! Tickets available online or at the door!!

$15 - in advance or at the door!

JAZZENJOURNEY

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"The trip of a lifetime!"

Join us as we travel to the heart of Tuscany for a week of beautiful scenery, live jazz under the stars, gourmet food and wine - JazZenJourney to Italy July 15-22 & July 22-29, 2023!!

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“The piano ain't got no wrong notes.” ― Thelonious Monk