2015-2016 CONCERT SEASON
Join us for a series of unforgettable performances featuring internationally acclaimed guest artists backed by our 17 piece big band!
We offer two different subscription packages:
Subscribers enjoy two very special benefits.
Subscriptions are available beginning August 17th. Single event tickets will be on sale Tuesday, September 8th.
Join us every Tuesday, 8 to 10pm for great live performances at Knoxville's newest and hippest jazz club, the Red Piano Lounge. The club is located at 4620 Kingston Pike in the Bearden area and features free parking and no cover charge.
Vance Thompson, trumpet
Greg Tardy, tenor saxophone
Keith Brown, piano
Clint Mullican, bass
Nolan Nevels, drums
Our wildly popular big band concert series features performances at the Bijou and Tennessee theatres and the Square Room. Find upcoming events and purchase tickets. Click here.
1st Wednesday of the month, September - April at the Square Room, 4 Market Square. View upcoming schedule, read concert descriptions and purchase tickets. Click here.
Join us on the first and third Sunday of the month from 4 to 6pm at the Black Box at the Emporium center for our open jam sessions. Bring your ax and sit in or just listen and enjoy. It's free either way. Click here.
The Knoxville Jazz Orchestra is a 17-piece big band with five saxophones, four trombones, four trumpets, guitar, piano, bass and drums. The band is comprised of some of East Tennessee's top professional musicians and performs a wide range of music from the American jazz tradition. Read more
In 2000, our group organized as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, for the purpose of building an audience for jazz in our region. We are governed by a board of directors made up of local leaders who are passionate about jazz. Read more