Wednesday 12/11

5:30PM – Laura Pursell – Viva Rancho Cantina – Burbank 

6:00PM – Benn Clatworthy – Lighthouse Cafe – Hermosa Beach

6:30PM – Slim Man – Vicky's of Santa Fe – Indian Wells 

6:30PM – Route 66 Trio – Bourbon Steak – Glendale 

6:30PM – Bryan Cabrera – The Drake – Laguna Beach 

7:00PM – Doug MacDonald – AJ's On The Green – Cathedral City

7:00PM – Top Hat Big Band – Las Hadas – Northridge 

7:00PM – Avant Garde Trio – Pips On La Brea – West L.A.  

7:00PM – Chet Happens – Edwin Mills – Pasadena 

7:30PM – Flight 584 Big Band – Viva Rancho Cantina – Burbank 

7:30PM – Alex Cline – Mr. Musichead Gallery – West Hollywood  

8:00PM – Amanda McBroom – Feinstein's At Vitello's – Studio City 

8:00PM – Herbie Hancock Institute Ensemble – Sam First – West L.A. 

8:30PM – Matthew Yeakley – Continental Club – Downtown

8:30PM – Maryanne Reall – Oeno Wine Bar – Atwater Village 

9:00PM – Daniel Rosenboom – Blue Whale – Downtown 

9:30PM – Jerry Vivino – The Baked Potato – Studio City

10:00PM – Carey Frank – Three Clubs – Hollywood 

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Thursday 12/12

12 Noon – Jazz Holiday Band – Joe's Great American – Burbank

5:00PM – Derrik Lewis – Tropicale Coral Seas Lounge – Palm Springs 

6:30PM – Yve Evans – Woody's Palm House – Palm Springs  

7:00PM – Ben Rose – Perch – Downtown

7:00PM – David Patterson – Pips On La Brea – West L.A.

7:00PM – David Ross w/Elaine Woodard – LA Athletic Club – Downtown 

7:00PM – John Proulx – The Merc – Temecula

7:00PM – Aubrey Logan – Bogie's – Westlake Village 

7:30PM – South Pas All-Stars – Blue Guitar – South Pasadena 

7:30PM – Billy Valentine – Vibrato – Bel Air 

8:00PM – Alan Pasqua – Sam First – West L.A.

8:00PM – Steve Cotter – Langham Hotel Tap Room – Pasadena

8:00PM – Jazz Symposium – Hotel Roosevelt – Hollywood  

8:30PM – Louie Cruz Beltran – Catalina – Hollywood 

9:00PM – Jon Hatamiya Big Band – Blue Whale – Downtown

9:00PM – Work In Progress – Joe's Great American – Burbank 

9:30PM – Bob Reynolds – The Baked Potato – Studio City 

10:00PM – Jazz Cartel – Seven Grand – Downtown 

10:30PM – Tyler Hammond – Black Rabbit Rose – Hollywood  

Sunday, December 22nd at Neighborhood UU Church, Pasadena - Celebrate the holidays with Jazz ‘n Paz, featuring the vocals of Barbara Morrison, Jamie Perez, and Renee Myara, backed by an all-star jazz quartet including Danny Janklow and Michael Ragonese.  5PM

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Friday 12/13

1:00PM – Woody James Big Band – Viva Rancho Cantina – Burbank

6:00PM – California Feetwarmers – Seven Grand – Downtown

6:30PM – Cynthia Thomas – Woody's Palm House – Palm Springs 

7:00PM – David Arnay – Parkway Grill – Pasadena

7:00PM – Paul Gormley – Whale & Ale Pub – San Pedro

7:00PM – Laura Pursell – Viva Rancho Cantina – Burbank 

7:30PM – Thom Rotella – Canyon Bistro – Topanga  

7:30PM – Saddleback College Jazz Combos – McKinney Theatre – Mission Viejo 

8:00PM – Alan Pasqua – Sam First – West L.A.

​8:00PM – Joel Taylor – 1881 Club – Pasadena

8:00PM – Jeff Robinson – Pips On La Brea – West L.A.

8:00PM – Rumproller Organ Trio – Edye Second Stage – Santa Monica 

8:30PM – Matt Von Roderick – BMPAC – South L.A.  

9:00PM – Josh Nelson's Discovery Project – Blue Whale – Downtown 

9:00PM – Pierre Chambers – The Gardenia – West Hollywood  

9:30PM – El Trio – The Baked Potato – Studio City