Jazz Events

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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.

In the next 90 days…

(Visit our Calendar for more events.)

Jan
20
Fri
JAZZ WITH JIM
Jan 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Tom Ziegelhoder

“Fusion” with Tom Ziegelhofer

Mr. Z was born in Buffalo,New York. After graduation from Eden Central High School in 1966, he attended Onondaga Community College in Syracuse New York and graduated from Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky in 1970, with a Bachelor of Music Degree. Later in his career, he attained a Masters Degree in Supervision and Administration from the University of Tampa.  In 1970 Mr. Z was drafted and joined the Navy Band where he did tour of duty in Boston and Chicago. In 1975 Mr. Z moved to Florida to become band & chorus director at Eisenhower Jr. High. Ensuing years had him teaching at Hillsborough High School, Webb Middle School, Buchanan Middle School and Roland Park Middle School  In 1996 Mr. Z was hired as the Assistant Principal for Curriculum for the new Performing Arts High School at Howard W. Blake High School and retired in June 2009 after 37 years in education.

He is currently working as the Jazz Outreach Artist and private trumpet instructor for three local high schools in the Tampa Bay area.

As a professional trumpet player, Mr. Z has performed with Tony Bennett, Andy Williams, Nell Carter, Jerry Seinfeld, Bob Hope and Connie Stevens — just to name a few. He has also opened for Miami Sound Machine and Basia. He was a founding member of Baytown Brass and also performed with The Jazz Cellar Underground Orchestra. He currently performs with Late Night Brass, a high energy 10-piece group that does covers from Chicago, Tower of Power, Blood Sweat and Tears, Gloria Estefan, Incognito and many more.

ADVANCED TICKETS: $12 member / $16 general admission

DAY-OF-SHOW: $14 member / $18 general admission

(Member price includes one complimentary beverage.)

BUY TICKETS

Group rates are available for groups of 10 or more. Email boxoffice@carrollwoodcenter.org to make arrangements.

Feb
24
Fri
JAZZ WITH JIM
Feb 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Jazz with Jim logoTheme/Guest: TBD

ADVANCED TICKETS: $12 member / $16 general admission

DAY-OF-SHOW: $14 member / $18 general admission

(Member price includes one complimentary beverage.)

BUY TICKETS

Group rates are available for groups of 10 or more. Email boxoffice@carrollwoodcenter.org to make arrangements.

 

Mar
31
Fri
JAZZ WITH JIM
Mar 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Jazz with Jim logoTheme/Guest TBD

ADVANCED TICKETS: $12 member / $16 general admission

DAY-OF-SHOW: $14 member / $18 general admission

(Member price includes one complimentary beverage.)

BUY TICKETS

Group rates are available for groups of 10 or more. Emailboxoffice@carrollwoodcenter.org to make arrangements.

 

Apr
22
Sat
Jim Burge JAZZ FESTIVAL
Apr 22 all-day

JimBurgeJazzFestival-logo-bluecolor-ahJoin us for a weekend dedicated to jazz and the man responsible for bringing jazz music to our Center: Jim Burge!

Festival events will include: high school jazz ensembles, the Jazz Cellar Underground Orchestra, Lori Hafer, and Burge Surge. 

Festival Schedule

Saturday, April 22

7:30 p.m. – Jazz with Jim featuring the Jazz Cellar Underground Orchestra

More details coming soon!

Apr
23
Sun
Jim Burge JAZZ FESTIVAL
Apr 23 all-day

JimBurgeJazzFestival-logo-bluecolor-ahJoin us for a weekend dedicated to jazz and the man responsible for bringing jazz music to our Center: Jim Burge!

Festival events will include: high school jazz ensembles, the Jazz Cellar Underground Orchestra, Lori Hafer, and Burge Surge. 

Festival Schedule

Saturday, April 22

7:30 p.m. – Jazz with Jim featuring the Jazz Cellar Underground Orchestra

More details coming soon!