Jazz Jam Session | Clifford Ratliff's last JAM as host - The Jazz Kitchen5377 N College Ave Indianapolis,IN
04/16/2018 7:00 PM - 04/16/2018 9:00 PM
Jazz Jam Session | Clifford Ratliff's last JAM as host
The hottest Jazz Jam in Indianapolis happens right here every Monday night. Led by trumpet master Clifford Ratliff with piano, bass, & drums. Come down and sit in with the band or just sit and listen to the musical magic unfold.
Jazz Appreciation Month
Jazz 101 moderated by Kyle Long
Mondays in April at 6pm
Apr 2: Saxophonist Rob Dixon
April 9: Trumpeter Clifford Ratliff
Apr 16: Drummers Lawrence Clark and Carrington Clinton
Apr 23: Trombonist Freddie Mendoza
Apr 30: Pianists Steve Allee and Steven Jones
Jazz Jam Tributes
Apr 9: Freddie Hubbard
Frederick Dewayne Hubbard was born in Indianapolis on April 7, 1938, attended Arsenal Tech High School and studied at Butler University. Hubbard was an American jazz trumpeter. He was known primarily for playing in the bebop, hard bop, and post-bop styles from the early 1960s onwards. His unmistakable and influential tone contributed to new perspectives for modern jazz and bebop. Hubbard passed away on December 29, 2008.
Apr 23: Slide Hampton
Locksley Wellington “Slide” Hampton was born on April 21, 1932. Hampton’s parents moved he and the family to Indianapolis in 1938. Hampton is an American jazz trombonist. Described by critics as a master composer, arranger and uniquely gifted trombone player. Hampton’s career is among the most distinguished in jazz. Hampton resides in East Orange, New Jersey.