There are scores and scores of live jazz performances to enjoy in Pittsburgh and throughout the tristate area, every month. We talk about it on the radio, and we encourage you to see and hear the great performers and venues in person! Click on Jazz Central for the latest we know about. We update it often. If you you have a gig to share, a correction or an update, send it to us at email@example.com
Fred Hersch Trio, Plus Allan Harris and the Genius of Eddie Jefferson
Latin Jazz Festival featuring Diego Figueiredo, Emilio Solla, Chuchito Valdes
Booker T. Jones
The Kente Arts Alliance has another engaging season of performers in store for this year at some of the most intimate venues in the city.
May 4, Trombonist Craig Harris at the Kelly-Strayhorn with the Craig Harris Septet, performing Brown Butterfly, a multi-media work based on the movement of Muhammad Ali.
The Pittsburgh Jazz Days of Winter were a Wonderland.
There were about 70 Jazz events over the 8 days of this event, with music of great diversity and talent in communities throughout the Pittsburgh Region.
WZUM into the new year!
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