Jazz Calendar (Updated 3/14/2019)

Mar 14, 2019

Omaha Performing Arts invites you to the following live jazz performances:

Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour/March 26th at 7:30pm

The longest-running jazz festival in the world presents an evening of music embodying the Monterey Jazz Festival’s joyful, fun and rich performances. The 2019 tour features the leaders of jazz’s future, including Cécile McLorin Salvant, vocals; Bria Skonberg, trumpet; Melissa Aldana, tenor saxophone; Christian Sands, piano and musical director; Jamison Ross, drums; and Yasushi Nakamura, bass. 

Upcoming events include:

Terrace Martin & Friends/Friday, April 5th at 7:30 PM/1200 Club/Scott Recital Hall

Velvet Caravan/Saturday, April 6th at 7:30 PM/1200 Club/Scott Recital Hall

All events are at the Holland Performing Arts Center.

For more information you may visit

Don’t miss WEBOP at the Holland Center March 4 - April 27. WEBOP is an early childhood education program developed by JAZZ at Lincoln Center in conjunction with Columbia University. It is designed to offer a creative outlet for children and adults to explore jazz together through movement, songs, storytelling and play. For more information and registration, you may visit

For upcoming performances in our area:

Please support these local non-profits who support KIOS and are dedicated to the presentation and preservation of jazz and blues in our communities:

Omaha Performing Arts Society
1200 Douglas Street, Omaha

Love's Jazz & Arts Center
2510 North 24th Street, Omaha

Blues Society of Omaha

Arts Incorporated
315 South 9th Street, Suite 110
Lincoln, NE 68508-2283

Lied Center for Performing Arts
12th and R Streets
P.O. Box 880151
Lincoln, Nebraska 68588-0151