May 5, 2019

On deck for our May 5 meeting are a great house band: Paul Dietrich (tpt), Johannes Wallmann (pno), Laurie Lang (bs), and Rodrigo Villanueva (dr). Featured tunes will be "Joy Spring" and "On Green Dolphin Street."

We look forward to seeing you at North Street Cabaret on the 5th!

OMJ Jam and Showcase - cancelled for May 8th -- we will resume May 22

On Sunday, May 5th you can attend the Madison Jazz Jam from 4-7pm and work out your improvisation there that week.


4/21/19 jam canceled

We scheduled a session on Easter by accident. We'll return as usual on May 5.

April 24, (Wed) 6:30-9pm OMJ at Common Ground - Godfriaux (p), Hoffman (ts), Huwe (d), Lang (b) houseband & featuring the the NYC bound MHS and SPHS Students

This will be a great session with a houseband that listens and can really compliment these young players who are headed to the Jam sessions in NYC with the Lincoln Center Jazz Band Musicians in early May. Join in the fun or join in supporting us.

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April 10 (Wed.) OMJ at Common Ground 6:30-9pm - Wallach (as), Koehler (b), Banik (p), Normington (d) houseband

MHS and SPHS are both preparing for the NYC 2019 Competition at Essentially Ellington in May so be ready with the tunes listed but blues are always good in any key. Please join us for a great session on Wednesday, April 10th lead by Professor Dan Wallach on alto, Steve Banik on keys, Lucas Koehler on bass and Doug Normington on drums.