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August 5, 2014

Patty & the Buttons with special guest Richard Smith


Early Jazz & Blues

Patty and The Buttons preach the gospel of hot rhythm and happy feet. The band is similar to what you would find in a dance hall, cafe or nightclub anywhere around the world between 1920-1940. Despite...

From Bach to Beatles and barn-burners to ballads Audiences delight, when world-renowned fingerstyle guitarist Richard Smith cuts loose Having witnessed one of his live performances,...

August 1, 2014

Davina & the Vagabonds


Roots Blues Jazz Pop

Over the last nine years, Davina and the Vagabonds have grown from a down-and-dirty blues band into one of the most exciting acoustic ensembles in the region. This high-energy quintet has established...

July 29, 2014

Michael and Tony Hauser and Friends

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Father of Flamenco in the Midwest

With special guest artists flamenco guitarist David Gregory and Nick Gaudette on upright bass for flamenco originals from David.

The Hauser Brothers will present flamenco, classical guitar and music from Brazil, featuring Tony and the Brasilnuts, and the Hauser Brothers with support from Chuck Armstrong on flute and sax, Tom Dades on bass, and percussion with Tim O’Keefe.

Laura Horn, flamenco dancer, will also be featured.

July 25, 2014

Patty Peterson and Friends with Special Guest – Ricky Peterson


Dynamic Vocal Talent

Patty Peterson – Vocals
Kevin Gastonguay – Keyboards
Cory J. Wong – Guitar
Billy Franze – Bass and Vocals
Bobby Vandell – Drums and Vocals

Special Guest – Ricky Peterson – B3 and Vocals

Patty Peterson and Friends return to the Dakota Jazz Club for this one night only performance.  She will appear with her band of locally, nationally and internationally well-known musicians.   Every time Patty and these extraordinary players perform at the Dakota it is a for sure sell out, so be sure to make your reservation early for best seating!

July 18, 2014

Alison Scott


Pop/Soul Vocals

Out of this fertile music scene comes a vocalist who is reminding people what pop and soul music is all about. Alison Scott has a one in a million voice and remarkable songwriting skills, and is making...

July 15, 2014

Southside Aces


Southside Aces perform traditional New Orleans jazz. The band first began as the brainchild of Clarinetist Tony Balluff and Sousaphone player Erik Jacobson. Their whispers and rumors materialized in Tony’s...

July 14, 2014

Lamont Cranston Band


Local Blues Favorites

with Bruce McCabe

July 13, 2014

Viva Brazil


Hot Brazilian Sounds

Viva Brazil plays authentic MPB (Brazilian Popular Music). From Samba to Jazz, Funk & Fusion this high energy band led by Altamir Coelho will give you a complete and original Brazilian experience! Repertoire...

July 11, 2014

Nachito Herrera

Nachito Herrera 2014

Cuban Piano Virtuoso

“monster technique, bottomless energy, and infectious enthusiasm “ -- Jazz Police Nachito is one of the world's great Cuban pianists. His jaw dropping technique and the...

July 5, 2014

Davina & the Vagabonds


Roots Blues Jazz Pop

4th and 5th of July with Davina!

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