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Wynton Marsalis will perform at the Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown, March 3.

Dec. 1: Larry Carlton at The Vogel at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.
Dec. 1: Akiko Tsuruga Quartet at Tavern on George, New Brunswick.
Dec. 1: “Matt King’s Christmas Celebration” at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.

Dec. 2: Rutgers University Jazz Ensemble at New Brunswick Performing Arts Center. Featuring bassist Kenny Davis and honoring bassists Charles Mingus, Oscar Pettiford, and Paul Chambers. Directed by Conrad Herwig.
Dec. 2: Claudio Rodito Legacy Quartet, Claudio Rodito tribute featuring Tomoko Ohno, piano, Marcus McLaurine, bass, Samuel Martinelli, drums, Nathan Eklund, trumpet, at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.

Dec. 3: “Christmas Jazz Concert” with Ema Mitrovic, Oscar Perez, Tim Horner, Bill Moring at Episcopal Church of The Holy Spirit, Verona.
Dec. 3: Nat Adderley Jr. Trio at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.

Dec. 3 and 10: Joel Zelnik Trio at Steakhouse 85, New Brunswick.

Dec. 4: Emmaline at Hackensack Performing Arts Center.
Dec. 4: Mike Luipersbeck Jazz Trio at Wayne Public Library.

Dec. 6: Ilan Eisenzweig Band at Tavern on George, New Brunswick.

Dec. 6 and 13: John Korba Trio at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.

Dec. 7: Harry Allen at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.

Dec. 8: Kean University Music Conservatory Jazz Ensemble at Enlow Recital Hall, Hillside.
Dec. 8: Rob Edwards Quartet at Tavern on George, New Brunswick.
Dec. 8: RJO All-Stars featuring Lezlie Harrison at Fox and Crow, Jersey City.
Dec. 8: Sarah Partridge at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.

Dec. 9: Pyrenesia, Alex Radus Band at Hopewell Theater.
Dec. 9: Blue Soul Quintet at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.

Dec. 10: George W. Michael Jazz Quartet at Nash Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg. Mozaika Chamber Music Concerts series.
Dec. 10: Horizons Quartet at Flemington DIY.
Dec. 10: Karl Latham’s Living Standards at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.

Dec. 11: Kenny G, “The Miracles Holidays and Hits Tour” at State Theatre, New Brunswick.
Dec. 11: Water Gap Jazz Orchestra: Nutcracker and Grinch Suites at Bickford Theatre at Morris Museum, Morris Township.
Dec. 11: Brynn Stanley Quartet, holiday concert at Ogden Memorial Presbyterian Church, Chatham. Concerts On Main series.
Dec. 11: David Ostwald’s Hot Four, Kevin Huang and Alexander Rausch at Madison Community Arts Center.
Dec. 11: Jane Stuart & the Kitchen at Mahwah Public Library.

Dec. 15: RVCC Jazz Band Concert at Welpe Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg.
Dec. 15: Marianne Solivan Quartet at Tavern on George, New Brunswick.

Dec. 17: Jersey Shore Jazz Vespers at Asbury United Methodist Church, Atlantic City. Duke Ellington’s Sacred Concerts featuring Laranah Phipps Ray & Her Jazz Arksemble.

Dec. 17-18: Mary Halvorson, “Amaryllis & Belladonna,” presented by Peak Performances at Kasser Theater at Montclair State University.

Dec. 18: Glenn Miller Orchestra at Newton Theatre.

Dec. 22: “Jonathan Butler’s Oh Holy Night Christmas” featuring Grace Kelly at The Vogel at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.
Dec. 22: Dave Stryker Trio at Tavern on George, New Brunswick.
Dec. 22: Audra Mariel at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.
Dec. 22: PJ Rasmussen Quartet at Langosta Lounge, Asbury Park.

Dec. 27: CJ Margolis & the Cats at Tavern on George, New Brunswick.

Dec. 29: Jerry Weldon Quartet at Tavern on George, New Brunswick.

Dec. 31: Paula Johns with Capital Philharmonic of New Jersey, tribute to Ella Fitzgerald at Patriots Theater at War Memorial, Trenton.

Jan. 1: The Mighty Burners at Langosta Lounge, Asbury Park.

Jan. 6: David Sancious, with Will Calhoun at The Vogel at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank. 

Jan. 7: Joe Locke at Bethany Baptist Church Jazz Vespers, Newark.

Jan. 14: Dominick Farinacci Quartet at Sitnik Theatre at Lackland Performing Arts Center, Hackettstown.

Jan. 21: Branford Marsalis at The Vogel at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

Jan. 22: Jerry Vezza, Grover Kemble and Brynn Stanley at Madison Community Arts Center. Benefit for the Madison Arts and Culture Alliance

Jan. 28: Chuchito Valdés at Sitnik Theatre at Lackland Performing Arts Center, Hackettstown.

Jan. 29: Fred Hersch and Esperanza Spalding at Victoria Theater at NJPAC, Newark.

Feb. 4: Sun Ra Arkestra at White Eagle Hall, Jersey City.
Feb. 4: Lew Tabackin at Bethany Baptist Church Jazz Vespers, Newark.

Feb. 18: Gregory Porter at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.

Feb. 25: Maysa Leak The Vogel at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

Feb. 26: Silver Starlite Orchestra at Investors Bank Theater at Horseshoe Lake, Succasunna.

March 3: Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

March 10: Jazz at Lincoln Center, “Songs We Love” at Grunin Center for the Arts at Ocean County College, Toms River.

March 12: Dan Levinson and Molly Ryan at Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan.

March 19: Swingadelic at Mahwah Public Library.

March 26: Stanley Clarke at The Vogel at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

April 6: Spyro Gyra at The Vogel at Count Basie Center for the Arts, Red Bank.

April 7: Boney James, at BergenPAC, Englewood.

April 16: Aaron Weinstein at Gia Maione Prima Foundation Studio Theatre at Ocean County College, Toms River.

April 21: The Brubeck Brothers Quartet at Stockton University Performing Arts Center, Galloway.

April 24: Ed Vezinho & the Jim Ward Big Band at Campus Center Theatre at Stockton University, Galloway.

May 4: RVCC Jazz Band Concert at Welpe Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg.

May 5: John Pizzarelli Big Band, tribute to Bucky Pizzarelli at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

May 21: George Benson at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.
May 21: John Colianni’s Jazz Orchestra at Grunin Center for the Arts at Ocean County College, Toms River.

June 4: Brian Betz & Jon Barnes at Gia Maione Prima Foundation Studio Theatre at Ocean County College, Toms River.

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