SATURDAY, MAY 19 / STARTING AT 3:00PM
THE BALLARD JAZZ WALK +
SATURDAY JAZZ PICNIC
JAZZ PICNIC LOCATION / WILL CALL PICKUP / WALK-UP TICKETS:
PEDDLER BREWING COMPANY, 1514 NW LEARY WAY (Will Call starts at 2:30pm)

BALLARD JAZZ WALK WILL CALL:
THE BALLARD LANDMARK, 5433 LEARY AVE NW (Will Call opens at 5:00pm)

TICKETS FOR JAZZ WALK + PICNIC: $35;
SATURDAY JAZZ PICNIC ONLY: $15 (Only available at the door; kids under age 13 free!)
info ABOUT THE TICKET: A Jazz Walk Ticket grants you access to all venues.
Seating varies by venue. Some venues are 21+. Schedule subject to change.

SATURDAY JAZZ PICNIC / 3:00 - 5:30pm

Peddler Brewing Company
1514 NW Leary Way | 3:00pm (All Ages)

Susan Pascal Quintet
featuring Pete Christlieb
Remembering Stan Getz

Susan Pascal's Quintet featuring special guest tenor saxophonist Pete Christlieb presents Remembering Stan Getz, revisiting the music of Getz and highlighting his work with vibraphonists Cal Tjader and Gary Burton. The all-star group features tenor titan Pete Christlieb, vibraphonist Susan Pascal, and rhythm section featuring pianist Bill Anschell, bassist Chris Symer, and drummer Jeff Busch.

THE BALLARD JAZZ WALK - STARTING AT 6:00PM!

Matt Jorgensen talks you through some of the changes for the 2018 Ballard Jazz Walk.



The Ballard Landmark
5433 Leary Ave NW (All Ages) | 7:00pm

Marina Albero Trio

Marina Albero - piano, Hammered Dulcimer; Anil Prasad - tablas; Max Holmberg - drums

Conor Byrne Pub
5140 Ballard Ave NW (21+) | 6:30pm
Sponsored by BES Events

6:00pm
Ben Feldman Trio

Ben Feldman - bass; Martin Buddle - guitar; Xavier LeCouturier - drums

8:00pm & 9:15pm
Chad Lefkowitz-Brown Trio

Chad Lefkowitz-Brown - saxophone; Yasushi Nakamura - bass; Clarence Penn - drums

10:30pm & 11:45pm
Thomas Marriott Quintet

Thomas Marriott - trumpet; Rick Mandyck - saxophone; Tim Kennedy - piano; Geoff Harper - bass; Xavier LeCouturier - drums

Salmon Bay Eagles / DOWNSTAIRS
5216 20th Ave NW (All Ages) | 8:00pm
Sponsored by Baxtalo and Earshot Jazz

Paul Gabrielson Quartet

Dan Balmer - guitar; Clay Giberson - piano; Paul Gabrielson - bass; Steve Korn - drums

Salmon Bay Eagles / UPSTAIRS
5216 20th Ave NW (All Ages) | 8:00pm

Table and Chairs Label Showcase

8:00-8:40 - February
Kelsey Mines - bass; Mike Gebhart - drums; Andrew Olmstead - keyboards; Matt Williams - vibes

8:50-9:30 - Lesser Known Oceanographies: A Lecture on Going Hungry
Erin Lynch - poet; Elizabeth Schiffler - filmmaker/puppeteer

9:40-10:20 - Neil Welch's Concepcion Picciotto
Marcin Paczkowski - conductor; Danielle Sampson - mezzo soprano voice; James Falzone - clarinet; Ivan Arteaga - alto sax; Neil Welch - tenor sax; Evan Smith - bari sax; Janna Webon - violin; Brianna Atwell - viola; Ebony Miranda - cello; Abbey Blackwell - bass / rhythm; Chris Icasiano - drums

10:30-11:30 - Christian Pincock's Scrambler
Christian Pincock; Evan Smith; Steve Treseler; Neil Welch; Greg Campbell; Geoff Traeger; Carol Levin; Ryan Kotler; Evan Woodle

Bad Albert's
5100 Ballard Ave NW (21+) | 7:00pm

LineUp! featuring Johnaye Kendrick

Johnaye Kendrick - vocals; Mark Taylor - saxophone; Dawn Clement - piano and vocals; Michael Glynn - bass; D'Vonne Lewis - drums

Egan's Ballard Jam House
1707 NW Market Street | 6:00pm (All Ages until 11:00pm)

6:00pm
Bellevue College Jazz Combo

7:15pm
Mark Zaleski Group

Chris McCarthy - piano - piano; Ben Melvin - bass; Tyson Stubelek - drums

10:15pm
Todd Bishop / Jasnam Daya Singh Group

Richard Cole - saxophones; Jasnam Daya Singh - piano, Chris Higgins - bass, Todd Bishop - drums

Peddler Brewing Company
1514 NW Leary Way | 5:30pm (All Ages)

5:30pm
Brent Jensen Quartet

Brent Jensen - saxophone; Jamie Findlay - guitar; Jeff Johnson - bass; Stefan Schatz - drums

8:00pm
Scenes featuring Michael Zilber

Michael Zilber - saxophone; John Stowell - guitar; Jeff Johnson - bass; John Bishop - drums

Pono Ranch
4502 Shilshole Ave NW | 7:00pm (All Ages)

7:00pm
Chamber 3 CD Release

Kareem Kandi - saxophone; Matt Jorgensen - drums; Phil Sparks - bass; TBA - guitar

10:00pm
Jeff Baker CD Release for "Phrases"

Jeff Baker - voice; Micah Stevens - guitar; Brent Jensen - sax; Tyson Stubelek - drums; Ben Feldman - bass; Chris McCarthy - piano



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