Schedule

Thursday 2/14/19

  • Evening-The Hook & Spear : 5:00-7:00 PM

    • Las Vegas Academy of the Arts World Jazz Studies’ students performs under the direction of Patrick Bowen. Performers include:  Ayden Johnson, Miles Deichler, Santiago LaRochelle, Natalie Nakanishi, Samuel Rossi, Ian Cruz, Payce Anderson, Keller Remington, Richard Soranno, Max Cruz, and Matthew Stieb

  • Evening-Ballroom : 7:00-11:30 PM

    • Jeff Hamilton Trio with Tamir Hendelman  and Jon Hamar
    • Newport Beach Mayoral Proclamation Presentation
    • All-Star Big Band under direction of Ken Peplowski with Special Guests Chuck Redd, Terell Stafford, Katie Thiroux, Wycliffe Gordon, Butch Miles, Shelly Berg, and Graham Dechter
    • Jack Jones with The Newport Beach All-Star Big Band w/ Christian Jacob, Chris Collangelo, Kendall Kay, Graham Dechter
    • Emmet Cohen Trio w/Russell Hall, Kyle Poole and Special Guests Scott Hamilton, Houston Person and Harry Allen

Friday 2/15/19

  • Morning-Ballroom : 10:30-11:30 AM

    • Newport Harbor High School Band w/ host Ken Peplowski and Tom Scott, Jeff Hamilton, Shelly Berg, John Clayton

  • Afternoon-Pool : 12:00-4:30 PM

    • Scott Hamilton Quartet w/ Katie Thiroux, Matt Witek, Christian Jacob
    • Ricky Woodard’s Five Brothers – with four saxophonists including Rusty Higgins, Adam Schroeder, Harry Allen, Brian Scanlon, John Clayton, Larry Fuller, Kendall Kay
    • Terell Stafford/Ron Stout Quintet w/Tom Rainer, Chris Collangelo, Kendall Kay
    • Ann Patterson and The Maiden Voyage All-Stars: with Anne King, Lolly Allen, Karen Hammack, Ana Barreiro, and Teresa Sanchez

  • Evening-The Hook & Spear : 5:00-7:00 PM

    • Las Vegas Academy of the Arts World Jazz Studies’ students performs under the direction of Patrick Bowen. Performers include:  Ayden Johnson, Miles Deichler, Santiago LaRochelle, Natalie Nakanishi, Samuel Rossi, Ian Cruz, Payce Anderson, Keller Remington, Richard Soranno, Max Cruz, and Matthew Stieb

  • Evening-Ballroom : 7:00-11:00 PM

    • Akiko, Hamilton, Graham Dechter Trio
    • Tierney Sutton, Shelly Berg, Ken Peplowski
    • Tom Scott Directs The Newport Beach All-Star Big Band in “The Music Of Oliver Nelson” including Katie Thiroux, Matt Witek, Shelly Berg

  • After Hours Jazz : 11:20 PM-12:20 AM

    • Houston Person Plays with Larry Fuller, Jon Hamar, and Jeff Hamilton

Saturday 2/16/19

  • Morning-Ballroom : 9:30-11:30 AM

    • Brunch 
    • Pianorama Hosted by Shelly Berg w/ Mike Wofford, Emmet Cohen, Larry Fuller, Bill Cunliffe& Tamir Hendelman

  • Afternoon-Pool : 12:00-4:30 PM

    • Wycliffe Gordon, Tom Scott Quintet w/ Tom Rainier, Mike Gurola, Butch Miles
    • The Peak Experience w/ Mike Peak and Special Guest Barbara Morrison
    •  Holly Hofman, Mike Wofford Quartet w/ Mike Gurola and Kendall Kay
    • Chuck Redd, Butch Miles Sextet w/Ron Stout, Scott Hamilton, Tamir Hendelman and John Clayton

  • Evening-The Hook & Spear : 5:00-7:00 PM

    • Las Vegas Academy of the Arts World Jazz Studies’ students performs under the direction of Patrick Bowen. Performers include:  Ayden Johnson, Miles Deichler, Santiago LaRochelle, Natalie Nakanishi, Samuel Rossi, Ian Cruz, Payce Anderson, Keller Remington, Richard Soranno, Max Cruz, and Matthew Stieb

  • Evening-Ballroom : 7:00-11:00 PM

    • Houston Person Quartet w/ Special Guest James Suggs and Emmett Cohen Trio w/ Russell Hall, Kyle Poole
    • Clint Holmes with Special Guest Shelly Berg, Christian Tamburr, Katie Thiroux, Gregg Field and Arturo Sandoval
    •  Bird With Strings and Eddie Sauter and Stan Getz’s “Focus” – String ensemble plus rhythm section w/guest soloists Terell Stafford, Harry Allen, Holly Hofman, Tom Scott, Ken Peplowski, Tom Ranier, Joe LaBarbera, Chuck Berghofer

  • After Hours Jazz : 11:30 PM- 12:30 AM

    • Akiko, Hamilton, Graham Dechter Trio w/Special Guest Ken Peplowski

Sunday 2/17/19

  • Morning-Ballroom : 9:30-11:30 AM

    • Brunch
    • Fullerton College Big Band Under Direction of Bill Cunliffe w/ guests Harry Allen, Terell Stafford

  • Afternoon-Pool : 12:00-4:00 PM

    • Scott Whitfield Septet Featuring Ginger Berglund And Ken Peplowski
    • Larry Fuller Trio w/ Jon Hamar, Joe LaBarbera
    • Katie Thiroux Trio w/ Matt Witek, Tom Ranier and Special Guest Tierney Sutton
    • Bill Cunliffe Septet – “Blues And The Abstract Truth Take 2” w/ Tom Scott, Ken Peplowski, Scott Whitfield, Terell Stafford, Chris Collangelo, Chuck Redd

  • Evening-The Hook & Spear : 5:00-7:00 PM

    • Las Vegas Academy of the Arts World Jazz Studies’ students performs under the direction of Patrick Bowen. Performers include:  Ayden Johnson, Miles Deichler, Santiago LaRochelle, Natalie Nakanishi, Samuel Rossi, Ian Cruz, Payce Anderson, Keller Remington, Richard Soranno, Max Cruz, and Matthew Stieb

  • Evening-Ballroom : 6:00-11:00 PM

    • “Heavy Juice” w/Scott Hamilton, Harry Allen, Akiko Tsuruga plus Mike Gurola and Butch Miles
    • Joe LaBarbera Trio plays the music of Bill Evans w/ Alan Pasqua and Darek Oles
    • Barbara Morrison w/ Wycliffe Gordon, Ricky Woodard, Christian Jacob, Katie Thiroux, Chuck Redd on drums
    • Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra

  • After Hours Jazz : 11:15 PM- 12:15 AM

    • Houston Person and Ken Peplowski Say Farewell with Akiko Tsuruga, Katie Thiroux, and Butch Miles