Check out Jay's latest studio recording featuring Gary Smulyan. Gary and Jay recorded some real gems by Thad Jones and Freddy Red, Horace Silver and others. Its swingin' every minute. Gary's rendition of Strayhorn's Lotus Blossom alone is worth the price of admission.
October 20- Barca - Live recording. Come be part of the action. 9-12pm
October 21- Latona - Live recording - This one is a happy hour jam 5-8. Come get happy and groove with us.
Both of these gigs feature Phil Sparks on bass, Adam Kessler drums, Jon Hansen on piano, and Mike VanBebber and Jay on horns. This will become a new "Live Blues on the Town" type of recording with Jim Wilke and Hatchcover recordings. Look for it soon on McVouty Records.
Japan Tour 2016 - Jay will be all over the land of the rising sun from October 27-November 12. If you are a fan, and are in Japan, the tour info is on the Continued in the Underground Jazz Orchestra Web Site.
November 27th & 28th - Tula's - Two nights of great jazz with Steve Griggs and all the guys from the Cantaloupes. Join us at one of our favorite spots and get ready to groove.
Dec 5th - KPLU - Jay and Dmitri Matheny will be at KPLU for a live broadcast.
Dec 8th - Seattle Art Museum - again Jay teams up with Dmitri Matheny for a great show. The shows at the art museum are great. You get beautiful visuals to go along with the beautiful sounds.
Dec 10th- The Panama Hotel Project- Come to this historic site for some afternoon jazz 2-3:30 with Jay and Steve Griggs.
Dec 17th - The Duke Ellington Sacred Concert - this special even features the best musicians in the region paying tribute the legend, Duke Ellington.
Jan 14 - Panama Hotel Project - Back again with Steve Griggs - 2-3:30
Jan 28 - The SRJO - Jay is doing another great concert with the Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra