The DOMINION ENERGY JAZZ CAFE, programmed by RJS, occurs each Thursday in the Virginia Museum Best Cafe from 6 until 9pm. There is no admission fee. Food and beverages are available.
You are very Richmond IF your Thursday night hangout is
Jazz Café at VMFA
200 N. Arthur Ashe Blvd.
(ARTISTS SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
MODERN MUSE TRIO
Modern Muse Trio makes their Jazz Café debut with an evening full of your favorite standards and beyond with sultry, soulful, swingin’ sounds featuring Elizabeth Joy Terrell (vocals), Chris Brydge (bass) and Chris Whiteman (guitar)
Jazz/Funk band playing funky covers and original works to get you moving and grooving. John Creger (bass and vocals), Jeanette Creger (keys, synths and vocals), Jon Saure (guitar and vocals), John Mitchell (keys, B3 and vocals), and Curvey “Curv Ali” Reid (drums and percussion)
JAZZ AROUND THE MUSEUM/In The Atrium
RaJazz is one of Hampton Roads’ most requested smooth jazz and R&B bands by festivals throughout the area! Founder Rogers Brown (keyboards), Stephanie Sanders (saxophone), Jason Cales (guitar), Tracy Spence (bass), Chris Jernigan (drums), Rick Micau (percussion) and Ahisa Johnson (vocalist)
NOVEMBER 29 (Friday)
Come kick off your Thanksgiving Day Weekend with Blue Prototype featuring one of Richmond’s favorite guitarists, Connor Thompson. The band combines traditional jazz elements with modern heavy metal energy with Larri Branch (piano), Brian Cruse (bass) and CJ Wolfe (drums). Their debut album is available at www.blueprototype.bandcamp.com
MARY HERMANN GARCIA
Swing, ballads, blues, and Bossa Novas featuring Mary Hermann García (vocals) with Antonio García (trombone, vocals and percussion), John Conley (guitar) and Brian Sulser (bass)
Instrumental standards and “jazzified” pop with Eric Oritt (guitar), Chris Ludwig (bass), Ross Riddell (drums) and Dave Triplett (trumpet and flugelhorn)
DEBRA DEAN & THE KEY WEST QUARTET
Back by popular demand! Jazz, Blues and Pop favorites with vocalist Debra Dean, award winning guitarist Patrick Lawler, and Special Guests!
GLENNROY & COMPANY
Flutist Glennroy Bailey is a Jazz Café favorite playing Jazz, R&B and cool top forty tunes!