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Having originated as a jazz club, we consider it a badge of honor to host a variety of genres, from classic jazz, to hip hop/funk and acoustic African ensembles. We don’t plan on stopping, see for yourself in our Artists Archive; a running call list of those who have graced our stage.

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Peter Asher

“From the Beatles to Courtney Love, singer, producer and manager Peter Asher has had a remarkable career. He’ll share anecdotes in shows this week.” Read Jon Bream’s Star Tribune preview from Peter’s 2012 performance here Peter Asher has had a long and storied career as a performer, a record executive, Grammy-winning producer, and “man about town.” Peter was a key component of the 1960s rock and roll scene and the…

Peter Himmelman

Peter Himmelman

During his multi-pronged career as a singer, songwriter and all-around performer, as a children’s entertainer, TV and film composer and pioneering webcast star, Peter Himmelman has maintained extremely high standards. From his early days with Shangoya and Sussman Lawrence to his recent solo work, Himmelman’s music burns with honesty and conviction. With a colorful and lengthy career in music already under his belt, Peter is back with a new CD,…

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Peter Kogan

“Most striking throughout [Cornucopia] is Kogan’s sense of touch that is not only idiomatic but also tasteful and musically sensitive.” – Sarah Schmalenberger, PhD, Music Listen to clips on Amazon of Peter’s new CD Cornucopia. Peter Kogan knows what it takes to stay busy. As the Principal Timpanist of the still-on-hiatus Minnesota Orchestra, he has turned his creative energies to another one of his abiding passions: jazz drumming. He wrote and…

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The Peterson Family

The Peterson Family has been performing locally, nationally, and internationally for many years. The family consists of Matriarch, Jeanne Arland Peterson, her five children Linda, Billy, Ricky, Patty and Paul as well as members of the third generation including Jason. Jeanne Arland Peterson, jazz pianist extraordinaire, is a living legend. She has won numerous awards, including the Arts Midwest Jazz Masters’ award in 1998. Jeanne’s husband, Willie, was also a…

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Pharoah Sanders

“These are the first local performances by saxophone giant Pharaoh Sanders in about 15 years, a rare opportunity to catch a highly influential and enduring jazz tenor player whose living peers can be counted on the fingers of one hand. Although Sanders, 72, has a rich catalog of recordings as a leader, he will always be renowned for his seminal work with John Coltrane in the mid-’60s, when that icon…

Phil Mattson

Phil Mattson

Phil Mattson is a pianist, arranger, conductor and teacher. His curriculum and teaching led to the establishment of The School for Music Vocations at Southwestern Community College in Creston, Iowa. Currently he resides in St. Paul, MN and leads The Phil Mattson Singers, a vocal jazz/choral ensemble. Phil has written many arrangements for vocal jazz ensemble and choir. Manhattan Transfer, Chanticleer, The Real Group, The Dale Warland Singers, The Four Freshmen, Clockwork,…

Philip Glass

The Dakota Jazz Club and Walker Art Center proudly present: An Evening with Philip Glass, solo piano *Tickets for this evening are for the show only, starting at 8:00.  There will be no food or beverage service during the concert.  Dinner reservations will need to be made separately through Open Table; seating for dinner will take place between 5:00 and 7:30.  Guests seated after 7:30 will only have beverage service…

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PHO

PHO is a Twin Cities-based progressive funk band that plays a variety of modern styles ranging from Jazz-infused Funk to Neo-Soul to elements and aspects of underground Hip Hop. Among many, some influences include Lettuce, D’Angelo, Donny Hathaway, John Scofield, P-funk, J Dilla, and Soulive. http://phofunk.bandcamp.com/ https://www.facebook.com/PHOfunk

Pieta Brown

Pieta Brown

Pieta Brown is a striking poet-songwriter with a haunting voice and an unmistakable style. Her unique blend of alt-country, folk, blues and indie-rock speaks to music fans around the world and has garnered rave reviews from the likes of the BBC and Boston Globe, as well as a variety of hip music blogs and indie radio stations. Even her own musical hero Iris DeMent is a fan, saying she is…

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The Pines

With a sound that wavers on the edge of traditional acoustic/roots music, but embraces the nuances of today’s indie-rock and blues music, The Pines are creating a niche for themselves in the acoustic music scene. The Pines have taken their music across the country, appearing on stage next to the likes of Bon Iver, The Holmes Brothers, Jolie Holland, The Arcade Fire, and Spider John Koerner.   David Huckfelt and…

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