Annual Holiday Party with Carl Payne Big Band

Blue Moon Ballroom 554 Meeting Street, West Columbia

Carl Payne plays the great songs from the American Songbook, as well as other favorites for this year's Annual Holiday Party! Entry is $15 per person, tables of 6 $80. Heavy hors-d'oeuvres, beer, wine, soft drinks all included. Please get tickets in advance so we have a


Mike Frost Band

The Aristocrat 1001 Washington Street, Columbia

Mike Frost is, in the parlance of our times, all about that bass. The Aikenite is a former student of Jaco Pastorius, and his sensei’s influence shows in Frost’s deep understanding of advanced harmony with ferocious technical prowess. But there’s plenty of crisp treble in his eponymous

Frode Gjerstad Trio + another bass player

if ART Gallery 1223 Lincoln St, Columbia

Norwegian reed master Frode Gjerstad with his long running trio on this tour augmented with an extra bass player. Heavy indeed on the improvesation and dynamic interaction. Frode Gjerstad, alto sax and clarinet,Jon Rune Strøm, acoustic bass,Øyvind Storesund, acoustic bass,Paal Nilssen-Love, drums


Robert Gardiner Group

British Bulldog Pub 1220 Bower Pkwy, Columbia

Jazz at a Sports Bar