The January/February 2016 Denver Jazz Club Newsletter is now available for download.

There is info on the January 17th performance of Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles Jazz Band. The newsletter will also cover the annual Mardi Gras Celebration with the Queen City Jazz Band on Sunday, February 21st.

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You will also find columns by the Denver Jazz Club Youth All-Stars, Peter Robinson, Walt Hewitt, Ed Danielson and John Sobott. Information is also included about the changes regarding traditional jazz on Sunday nights at the Bull and Bush Pub.   

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Sunday, January 17th Denver Jazz Club Session to Feature Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles (Westminster Elks Lodge, 1:30-5pm)

The very entertaining Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles will be featured at the Sunday, January 17th Denver Jazz Club Session, from 1:30 to 5pm, at Westminster Elks Lodge. This Denver based vintage jazz band is dedicated to revitalizing swing music and dance. They play big band swing from the late 30’s and early 40’s. Trumpet player and vocalist Joe Smith started the band in January of 2013 to give dancers live music to swing out to. Come see what the younger generation of swing dancers have been hip to for the last three years!

The UC Denver Claim Jumpers perform starting at 1:30pm, followed by sets played by the Spicy Pickles. The DJC Youth All-Stars perform an abbreviated set around 4pm.

Sunday, December 20th (1:30-5pm) Annual Denver Jazz Club Holiday Potluck with the Hot Tomatoes Dance Orchestra!

Be sure to attend the Sunday, December 20th Denver Jazz Club Session at the Westminster Elks Lodge from 1:30 until 5:00pm! The Hot Tomatoes Dance Orchestra will be the main performance group. It’s a nine piece big band that specializes in swing, dance music, and big band jazz, at home with music for dancers and listeners, playing everything from R & B to Sinatra. They are fantastic, so don’t miss it! The UCD Claim Jumpers perform at 1:30pm, and there will also be a performance by our very own Denver Jazz Club Youth All-Stars at approximately 4:00pm. This is the club’s annual holiday potluck, so everyone is invited to provide an entree, salad, appetizer or dessert to share. Admission is $10.00 per person for this special event.