Jazz with Jim is a monthly concert hosted by Jim Burge and The Jazz Directions. The concert is best known for fusing personal stories by the musicians with popular jazz tunes suited for that month’s theme. Patrons can purchase home baked goods donated by the Center’s volunteers, which help complete the intimate ambiance.
Friday, October 9 • 7:30 pm
Friday, November 13 • 7:30 pm
Special Guest Vocalist: Stephanie K.
Friday, December 11 • 7:30 pm
This month, Jazz with Jim will feature guest vocalist Stephanie K. in a special holiday concert. A vocalist for the Snowflake Ensemble, Stephanie K. is an American jazz singer based out of Munster, Germany. Her appearance at Jazz with Jim will be one of only three scheduled in Florida this year.
Friday, January 22 • 7:30 pm
Friday, February 19 • 7:30 pm
Friday, March 11 • 7:30 pm
Special Guest: The Jazz Cellar Underground Orchestra
Saturday, April 23 • 7:30 pm
Best described as “underground cool,” The Jazz Cellar Underground Orchestra was formed in 1991 in the basement of Ybor Square at Dick Rumore’s infamous Jazz Cellar.