NJO Kicks off the Summer with May 30th Friday evening show

NJO Kicks off the Summer with May 30th Friday evening show

Featuring Christina Watson, at Third and Lindsley  7-9 PM  $10 Cover
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April 27, 2014 Blair Concert: a Tribute To Billy Adair.

April 27, 2014 Blair Concert: a Tribute To Billy Adair.

The Nashville Jazz Orchestra will pay tribute to Billy Adair, a beloved instructor at Vanderbilt and an important part of Music City’s jazz canvas, on Sunday April 27, 2014.  The concert will begin at 6:00 pm, at the Blair School of Music (2400 Blakemore Avenue).  Ticket prices:  students — free; senior (65+) and Vanderbilt faculty and...

Jazz Community Mourns Loss of Billy Adair

Master musician, producer, teacher and director William “Billy” Adair, a centerpiece of Nashville’s jazz community and the founder of The Blair Big Band at Vanderbilt University’s Blair School of Music, died today of melanoma cancer at Vanderbilt Medical Center. He was 66.  Billy was a long-time supporter of the Nashville Jazz Orchestra as well as...
VALENTINE ROMANCE WITH RAUL MALO, Friday, February 14, 2014 at Blair's Ingram Hall, 8:00 pm

VALENTINE ROMANCE WITH RAUL MALO, Friday, February 14, 2014 at Blair’s Ingram Hall, 8:00 pm

VALENTINE ROMANCE WITH RAUL MALO Nashville’s favorite Latin lover celebrates the season of love with the Nashville Jazz Orchestra. Mavericks frontman Malo fuses his Cuban roots with country, blues, jazz, and Orbison-style “crooner rock” into a sound that’s all his own.  Heat up your Valentine’s Day evening with some seriously cool jazz!    “This Valentine’s...
12-30-13 New Year's Eve-Eve at Third &Lindsley

12-30-13 New Year’s Eve-Eve at Third &Lindsley

NJO Opens at 7:00 pm; $10.00 at the door. At 9:00 pm, the AA Octet, featuring Tommy Keenum, plays. 818 Third Avenue, North, Nashville, TN.
Annie Sellick Celebrates Release of Her Christmas Album with the Nashville Jazz Orchestra, December 5

Annie Sellick Celebrates Release of Her Christmas Album with the Nashville Jazz Orchestra, December 5

Let’s Make a Christmas Memory Will Be Performed as Part of the NJO Holiday Concert at Blair Renowned Nashville vocalist Annie Sellick will perform songs from her new album, Let’s Make a Christmas Memory, with the Nashville Jazz Orchestra in a special CD release celebration at Blair’s Ingram Hall on the Vanderbilt campus, Thursday, December 5,...
NJO presents Lalo Davila & Friends Oct. 19th at Blair!

NJO presents Lalo Davila & Friends Oct. 19th at Blair!

The Nashville Jazz Orchestra presents  “Lalo Davila & Friends” in “Dance City,” Saturday, October 19, 2013 in the Blair School of Music’s Ingram Hall at 8:00 pm. This annual celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month will also feature NJO’s versatile four-piece horn section. The event aims to further the nonprofit organization’s mission to preserve, promote...
Annie Sellick with the NJO Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Annie Sellick with the NJO Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Join Director Jim Williamson, the NJO, and NJO’s vocalist Annie Sellick at the Commodore Grille from 6:00 – 7:30pm!! Enjoy The Commodore Grille’s Big Band Happy Hour! featuring Special Prices on Food and Drinks, plus plenty of Free Parking $10.00 cover – cash only please. Commodore Grille Holiday Inn Nashville – Vanderbilt 2613 West End Avenue Nashville,...

Annie Sellick with the NJO Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Join Director Jim Williamson, the NJO, and NJO’s vocalist Annie Sellick at the Commodore Grille from 6:00 – 7:30pm!! Enjoy The Commodore Grille’s Big Band Happy Hour! featuring Special Prices on Food and Drinks, plus plenty of Free Parking $10.00 cover – cash only please. Commodore Grille Holiday Inn Nashville – Vanderbilt 2613 West End Avenue Nashville,...
Christina Watson joins NJO April 30th at the Commodore Grille.

Christina Watson joins NJO April 30th at the Commodore Grille.

Noted local vocalist Christina Watson appears with the NJO from 6-7:30 pm on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at the Holiday Inn Vanderbilt’s Commodore Grille. Enjoy The Commodore Grille’s Big Band Happy Hour featuring Special Prices on Food and Drinks, plus plenty of Free Parking. $10.00 cover – cash only please.

Friday, May 24 at 8pm, the Tennessee Jazz and Blues Society (TJBS) will present in concert two world-renowned guitarists: Stanley Jordan and Muriel Anderson

THE TENNESSEE JAZZ AND BLUES SOCIETY PRESENTS MASTERS OF THE GUITAR: STANLEY JORDAN & MURIEL ANDERSON  On Friday, May 24 at 8pm, the Tennessee Jazz and Blues Society (TJBS) will present in concert two world-renowned guitarists: Stanley Jordan and Muriel Anderson. The concert will take place at the Nashville Jazz Workshop’s Jazz Cave. Tickets are...

Join the NJO for “Quiet Nights & Quiet Stars,” a celebration of the music of Antonio Carlos Jobim, Friday, April 26th at Ingram Hall

The NJO &  the Nashville Jazz Writers present “Quiet Nights & Quiet Stars” on Friday April 26, 2013 at 8:00 pm in Ingram Hall at the Blair School of Music. Vocalist Christina Watson will sing, along with Nashville Jazz Workshop’s Crystal Miller, Will Barrow (who will also play piano) and Joe Freel, all recent NJW  Jobim Vocal Class graduates. Join...

New Time and Day at the Commodore! NJO goes to Tuesday nights at 6:00 pm on April 9th, 2013.