Babatunde Lea and Friends Date: Friday, April 5 Time: 7:30 p.m. Paul Mahder Gallery, 222 Healdsburg Ave., 800-838-3006 Tickets: $20 It’s the annual return of the Operation Jazz Band artists, Babatunde Lea and Friends. Throughout the previous week, they’ve been helping local 5th graders in Healdsburg schools understand the underpinnings of jazz in their classrooms. Azar Lawrence (tenor sax), BillRead More →

Parlor Jazz Helen Sung and “Sung With Words” featuring poetry by Dana Gioia Sunday, Dec. 2, 7 p.m. Paul Mahder Gallery 222 Healdsburg Ave. Helen Sung, piano Christie Dashiell, vocals John Ellis, saxophone Reuben Rogers, bass Adam Cruz, drums “Sung With Words” is Helen Sung’s first recording to feature all original music, consisting of songs derived from California State PoetRead More →

Parlor Jazz Series Amos Hoffman & Noam Lemish Quartet Saturday Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m. Paul Mahder Gallery 222 Healdsburg Ave $25 below, or at the venue The Amos Hoffman & Noam Lemish Quartet offers an inspired  blend of jazz and Jewish folk melodies. Amos Hoffman is an internationally-renowned oud virtuoso and innovator; Noam  Lemish is a multi-faceted, world-class pianist andRead More →

Parlor Jazz Series Harold López-Nussa Trio Wednesday Sept. 26, 7 p.m. Paul Mahder Gallery 222 Healdsburg Ave $30 below, or at the venue “The single-note grace of Herbie Hancock… the joyous two-fisted attacks of Chick Corea” — DownBeat Composer and pianist Harold López-Nussa is considered one of Cuba’s most acclaimed emerging musical stars. He is on tour from Cuba toRead More →

Parlor Jazz Babatunde Lea and Friends playing the music of John Coltrane Date: Friday, April 20 Time: 7:30 p.m. Paul Mahder Gallery, 222 Healdsburg Ave., 800-838-3006 Tickets: $25 available now  It’s the annual return of the Operation Jazz Band artists, Babatunde Lea and Friends. Throughout the previous week, they’ve been helping local secondary school children in Healdsburg understand the underpinningsRead More →