Jazz, October

Andra Day will perform at the Jazz House Kids 15th anniversary concert at NJPAC in Newark, Oct. 24.

Oct. 21: Alfredo Rodriguez at Berlind Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
Oct. 21: Alexis Morrast at Watchung Arts Center.
Oct. 21: Saron Crenshaw Quartet at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.
Oct. 21: Eric Olsen ReVision Trio at Rosbury Performing Arts Center, Succasunna.
Oct. 21: Mike Longo Funk Band at Trumpets, Montclair.
Oct. 22: New Jersey Jazz Society 45th Anniversary Celebration: A Salute to Jazz in the Garden State at Dorothy Young Center for the Arts at Drew University, Madison. Honoring Bucky Pizzarelli, and featuring Don Braden, Nathan Eklund,  Jason Jackson, Ed Laub, Dave Stryker, Tomoko Ohno, Martin Pizzarelli, Bernard Purdie, Danny Bacher, Antoinette Montague, Alexis Morrast, Marlene VerPlanck,  Leonieke Scheuble, Tim Givens, Nick Scheuble.
Oct. 22: “Songs of Freedom” tribute to Joni Mitchell, Abbey Lincoln and Nina Simone featuring Theo Bleckmann, Alicia Olatuja and Jazzmeia Horn at Berlind Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton.
Oct. 22: Luciano Salvatore and Chloe Troast at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.
Oct. 22: Rose Kingsley, “Through the Years With Johnny Mercer” at Trumpets, Montclair.
Oct. 23: Nicki Parrott Trio at Bickford Theatre at Morris Museum, Morris Township.
Oct. 24: Jazz House Kids 15th Anniversary Concert with Andra Day, David Sanborn, Sheila E., Kenny Barron, Matthew Whitaker, others at Prudential Hall at NJPAC, Newark.
Oct. 24: Pink Martini, featuring China Forbes at BergenPAC, Englewood.
Oct. 24-25: John Pizzarelli at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.
Oct. 26: Bruce Williams Quartet at Hyatt Regency, New Brunswick.
Oct. 26: Todd Collins Trio at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.
Oct. 26: John Ehlis Trio at Trumpets, Montclair.
Oct. 27: Michael Andrews Quartet at Claridge Hotel, Atlantic City.
Oct. 27: Ty Stephens and Greg Bufford at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.
Oct. 28: SOPAC Gala featuring Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks at South Orange Performing Arts Center.
Oct. 28: Don Braden Quartet at Trumpets, Montclair.
Oct. 28: Nicki Denner Trio at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.
Oct. 29: Trumpets’ Hall of Fame honoring Ron Aprea, Mel Davis and Sheila Jordan, featuring the Ron Aprea Big Band with Angela DeNiro and guests, at Trumpets, Montclair.
Oct. 29: Daryl Sherman at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.
Oct. 31: Lionel Hampton Big Band at South Orange Performing Arts Center.
Oct. 31: John Korba at Shanghai Jazz, Madison.