Jazz Jones

classic and modern jazz

Jazz Jones is available for bookings in the Baltimore/Washington area.
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Wednesday Nov 5, 2014 - enjoy Jazz Jones (trio) with pizza and beer at Joe Squared (Station North), 133 W. North Avenue, Baltimore, 7 -9 pm.

For more about jazz in our region, visit the Baltimore Jazz Alliance

Ian, Chuck, Ron, and Mike

Jazz Jones plays jazz in a variety of styles, from swing and bebop classics like Stolen Moments and Summertime, to fusion and funk tunes by masters such as Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea, plus a variety of rock crossover tunes and even some original numbers. Our lineup features Ron Schuster on electric keyboard, Michael Banham on guitar, Ian Rashkin on upright bass, and Mike Guttman on the drums. Check back for the latest concert dates and new recordings, or better yet, click here to sign up for our mailing list. (Click here to unsubscribe)

Here are a few samples of our repertoire (let us know if you you have any problems playing these):

All Blues

A classic swing in six by Miles Davis, from his landmark 1959 recording Kind of Blue.

Chitlins con Carne

Jazz-blues composition by Kenny Burrell from his 1963 album Midnight Blue.

Killer Joe

A classic medium swing by Benny Golson.

Stormy Monday

T-Bone Walker's blues classic, popularized by BB King, The Allman Brothers, and many others.

The Argument

One of our original numbers, a medium swing tune by bassist Ian Rashkin.

Whisper Not

Another great swing tune by Benny Golson.

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