Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Many Musical Events

Please join me for some or all of these wonderful musical events:

1. The George Kahn Quintet, featuring George Kahn on piano, returns to the Culver Club in Culver City for an exciting night of West Coast Jazz on Friday, May 20th, 2011. The evening will feature music from George’s most recent highly regarded album, Secrets From The Jazz Ghetto, as well as a very special tribute to the great Horace Silver. Accompanying George Kahn will be: Larry Klimas on sax, John Fumo on trumpet, Karl Vincent on bass and M. B. Gordy on drums. The Culver Club is located in the Doubletree Hotel (FKA the Radisson Hotel)
Friday, May 20, 2011
1st show @ 7:30 PM / 2nd show @ 9:30 PM
6161 West Centinela Ave., Culver City, CA 90239
Reservation a must! call: 310-649-1776
For more info:
$10 Cover Charge for the show
(The Culver Club charges a $15.00 min per person for drink or food)
(A 15% food and beverage discount is offered to Members of the LA Jazz Society and CA Jazz Foundation.)
Free validated parking with the show and all ages are welcome!

2. A special afternoon “Jazz Brunch” for lovers of both Big Band and Small Group Jazz will be presented at the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood on Sunday, June 12 from Noon – 3:00 PM. George Kahn and his trio open the show, followed by the award-winning SaMoHi Jazz Band under the direction of Tom Whaley. Earlier this year, the Santa Monica High School Jazz big band and combo competed in the 43rd Annual Berklee College of Music High School Jazz Festival, the largest high school jazz festival in the world, at Hynes Auditorium in Boston. With 300 band competing, Samohi ended the 13-hour day triumphantly, sweeping the top awards at the festival: first place in the highest division: Division 1- Big Band and Division 1- Jazz Combo. Here are the details:
Sunday, June 12th 2011
Doors open at 11:30 AM – Music starts at 12:00 Noon
At the Catalina Jazz Club
6725 W. Sunset Blvd, Hollywood, CA
(one block East of Highland, park on No. McCadden Place)
Reservations a MUST! Call: (323) 466-2210
For more info:

3. Courtney Lemmon, George Kahn and Eric Sittner continue to “work it out” at WEST Restaurant at the Hotel Angeleno. This residency, which started in February, has now moved to Fridays, as well as a special Mother’s Day Brunch on May 8. The upcoming dates are: Friday May 13 and 27 from 8 – 11 PM. No cover, no minimum except for Mother’s Day Brunch, where you should call the hotel for details.
Hotel Angeleno is that “round hotel” at the corner of Sunset Blvd and the 405 freeway. Yes, it used to be a Holiday Inn. Now it is a very hip space with a great view of the city. No cover, no minimum-
Take a break from the traffic and stop in for a drink or a bite to eat.
West at the Hotel Angeleno

170 N. Church Lane, Penthouse Level, 17th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90049
P: 310.598.7859