Hotel Healdsburg Lobby

Live Jazz at Hotel Healdsburg 

hh-jazzrackcard_2016-2Address: 25 Matheson St., Healdsburg
707 431-7188 | Visit on the web

Every Saturday Night, 6:30 – 9:30
Hotel Healdsburg Lobby & Spirit Bar

Get in the swing with live jazz in Hotel Healdsburg’s Spirit Bar, aka the Fireplace Lobby Lounge. The series features some of the best players in the region performing an eclectic mix of jazz with diverse influences – Cuban, gypsy, blues, Brazilian, classic jazz standards and more. The musicians are on stage from 6:30 until 9:30 p.m.

There is no cover charge; drinks from the Spirit Bar and small plates from Dry Creek Kitchen are available. NEW: The Spirit Bar now has a Happy Hour, 4 – 7 p.m., with a special menu and great drinks!

More about the hotel and for reservations, call (707) 431-2800 or visit Hotel Healdsburg online.

All dates Saturdays, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 26

David Udolf Trio with Chris Amberger and Alan U’ren
Piano, Acoustic Bass and Drums

THEMED SERIES: November and December

Saturday, November 2

Noel Jewkes

Music of Lester Young and Duke Ellington

Noel Jewkes Quartet

Noel Jewkes on saxophone and flute

Sam Cady on piano

Chris Amberger on bass

Gabe Carpenter on drums






Saturday, November 9

Carlos Herrera.

Rumba, Bossa, Boleros, Salsa, Merengue…

Carlos Herrera Latin Jazz Trio

Carlos Herrera guitar and vocals

Sebastian Link on bass

Carlitos Medrano on percussion




Saturday, November 16

Mike Greensill.

Laughter from the Hip”

Exploring jazz musicians’ sense of humor, including the music of Dave Frishberg, Mose Allison and Bob Dorough.

Mike Greensill Trio

Mike Greensill piano and vocals

Carla Kaufman on bass

Mark Lee on drums.


Saturday, November 23

Francis Vanek.

Classic Jazz from the 50’s – 60’s – 70’s

Kevin Fitzsimmons Quartet


Aaron Garner on piano

Francis Vanek on saxophone

Chris Amberger on bass

Kevin Fitzsimmons on drums






Saturday, November 30


Brazilian “Tapas”

The well-loved bossa nova and samba are just two of the many flavors of Brazilian music. SambaNoma will play those familiar styles with a jazz inflection, but will also serve up some small bites of other styles including baião, partido alto, xote, and frevo.

SambaNoma Quartet

Ruth Ahlers on saxophone and flute

Christian Foley-Beining on guitar

Jim Passarell on bass

Kendrick Freeman on drums


Saturday, December 7

Tiffany Austin.

Music of Billie Holiday

Tiffany Austin Quartet

Tiffany Austin vocals

Matt Clark on piano

David Ewell on bass

Lorca Hart on drums


Saturday, December 14

Bennet Friedman

Playing favorites from Dizzy, Coltrane, Chick and Herbie Hancock

Bennett Friedman Quartet

Bennett Friedman on saxophone and flute

Randy Vincent on guitar

Jeff Denson on bass

Hamir Atwal on drums




Saturday, December 21

Anne Sajdera.

Music of Herbie Hancock

Anne Sajdera Trio

Anne Sajdera on piano

Deszon Claiborne on drums

Peter Barshay on bass



Saturday, December 28

Ian Scherer.

Gypsy Jazz with the Gypsy Trio

Ian Scherer guitar

Rick Fulkerson guitar

Trevor Kinsel bass


Individual musicians subject to last-minute changes.