Tuesday, September 12, 2017 | 4-6p
IndyGo Indy Jazz Fest Listening Party
Julia M Carson Transit Center | 201 E Washington Street
Join IJF All-stars Rob Dixon, Sleepy Floyd, Brandon Meeks & Steven Jones for a rousing pre-fest listening set at the newly christened Julia M Carson Transit Center.
Remember … IndyGo can take you to all of the great shows “All Around Town”

Thursday, September 14, 2017 | noon-1p
Pavel & Direct Contact | Eskenazi Lunchtime Concert
Eskenazi Hospital | 720 Eskenazi Avenue
Pianist Pavel and his high-energy trio Driect Contact present a taste of the upcoming “Colombia” concert that will be held and the Indianapolis Central Library on Sunday, September 17.

Friday, September 15, 2017 | 5-7p
Kirk Whalum – Meet & Greet
Musician’s Repair | 332 N Capitol, Indianapolis, IN 46204
Visit IJF sponsor Musician’s Repair for an informal meet and greet with GRAMMY award winning saxophonist Kirk Whalum and don’t miss his show at the Madame Walker on Saturday, September 16th.

Saturday, September 16, 2017 | 1-3p | FREE
IJF Organ Summit Masterclass – more info
There’s nothing like the sound of a Hammond organ through a legendary Leslie speaker. You’ll want to hear the inside story behind this iconic music technology! Who knows? Dr Lonnie & Tony Monaco might just be there to make the hang as well.

The History & Life of Don Leslie (Inventor of the Leslie speaker) – as told by his son Jim Leslie
History of the Hammond Organ – presented by Lonnie Smith from George Smith’s Music – 9/16


Mark Sheldon Jazz Photography

Check out the new Jazz Photography installation at The Jazz Kitchen starting September 13th. Great new photographs of local heros and international jazz greats.

Tuesday Night Jazz Jam at The Mousetrap
Rob Dixon | Steven Jones | Richard “Sleepy” Floyd
every Tuesday night – 10p