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Many members have lost their income from playing and teaching. They run the risk of losing their homes or healthcare due to their inability to pay. If you have the means to help, please consider donating here. Your donations are not tax-deductible but they will be held in a special fund allocated to musicians in need. Thank you for your generosity.

Group / Ensemble: Jazz – Combo (Duo, trio, and more)

Ben Welch Snellings

Terms Groups / Ensembles: Classical Jazz – Combo (Duo, trio, and more)Solo Performers: Cello

Ben Welch Snellings is a professional, conservatory-trained cellist who is a popular performer at weddings and other events. A well known musician in the San Francisco Bay Area, and at venues and wineries in Sonoma Valley and Napa Valley, he has access to a wide network of music professionals so that as well as offering […]

Jerry Stucker

Terms Groups / Ensembles: Jazz – Combo (Duo, trio, and more)Solo Performers: Guitar

Smooth Jazz Jerry Stucker has been delighting listening audiences for more than two decades with a perfect blend of popular hits and classic standards, performed in a contemporary, smooth jazz style. The quest for the ultimate in musical excellence has always resulted in audience enthusiasm and enjoyment. The usual format is a trio, however the […]

Avalon Jazz Trio (Bill Noertker)

Terms Groups / Ensembles: Jazz – Combo (Duo, trio, and more)

The Avalon Jazz Trio is the perfect choice for your dinner party, cocktail party, fundraiser, office party, Christmas party, wedding, or other social event. We provide beautiful music that enhances your gathering without interfering with the mingling of your guests.  We provide that special elegant ambience that is the difference between a get-together and an […]

Jules Rowell & The Kenny Durham Project

Terms Groups / Ensembles: Jazz – Combo (Duo, trio, and more) Latin

Latin, Jazz, the music of Kenny Dorham Jules Rowell & The Kenny Durham Project was created by Jules Rowell, Bay Area trombonist/arranger, to highlight and pay respect to the great compositions of Kenny Dorham, great jazz trumpeter and composer. Jules Rowell currently resides in the Bay Area where he plays trombone and makes the best […]

Kathy Holly

Terms Groups / Ensembles: Jazz – Combo (Duo, trio, and more) Jazz – Dixieland Jazz – Vocalist / Cabaret

Vocalist, Cabaret, Jazz, Dixieland, Country “The Versatile” Kathy Holly, musician/guitarist/performer/bandleader/jazz/cabaret singer & International Chanteuse has worked in hotels, clubs and restaurants from Los Angeles to New York; on Cruise Ships and in venues in Europe, Thailand, Australia, Philippines, China and Korea. She currently resides in the Bay Area and continues to work in all musical […]

Lisa Sanchez

Terms Groups / Ensembles: Jazz – Combo (Duo, trio, and more) Jazz – Vocalist / Cabaret Rock / OriginalSolo Performers: Guitar

Guitarist & Singer: Jazz, Swing, Mainstream, Smooth Jazz, Brazilian (with or without vocals), Pop, Light Classical, Solo, Duo, Trio, Quartet, Quintet, Sextet Lisa Sanchez offers the highest quality guitar and vocals for your event. She is available with the following ensembles: Solo Jazz and Pop Guitar with Vocals Jazz, Pop, and Light Classical Guitar (No […]

Eric Shifrin

Terms Groups / Ensembles: Jazz – Combo (Duo, trio, and more) Jazz – Vocalist / CabaretSolo Performers: Piano

Jazz Piano and Vocals Since 1993, Eric Shifrin has been performing steadily in the Bay Area.  He’s been the house pianist at the landmark Fairmont San Francisco since the turn of the century.  This year, SAN FRANCISCO magazine named him The Best Piano Man ‘ 07.  In addition to adding the final polish to the sophisticated atmosphere […]

Al Molina

Terms Groups / Ensembles: Jazz – Combo (Duo, trio, and more) Latin

Great American Classic Standards, Jazz, Swing, Latin Jazz Trio – Sextet Molina’s skilled trumpet delves out a warm and polished sound with experienced control. His flugelhorn glows.”–Mark F. Turner, Jazz Improv Magazine Al is well known and beloved by the S.F. community for his contributions to the jazz scene and his work has been recognized […]

Soul Sauce (Curt Moore)

Terms Groups / Ensembles: Jazz – Combo (Duo, trio, and more) Latin

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian influenced Jazz Whether  you’re cooking in the kitchen or on the bandstand, soul sauce is that spicy addition that makes your efforts “come alive.” The title, “Soul Sauce,” composed by Dizzy Gillespie, seemed to co-leaders Jon Eriksen and Curt Moore to capture the essence of this group’s fiery sound, and was a  […]

John Hunt Jazz Band

Terms Groups / Ensembles: Jazz – Combo (Duo, trio, and more)

The John Hunt Jazz Band is a collection of solid professional musicians dedicated to the performance of Jazz. The vast experience of these players allows us to play music across the broadest spectrum of American Popular Song from traditional to swing, jump blues, be-bop, and beyond. Our particular interest and area of concentration is Swing […]