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The first annual Nor-Cal Jazz Festival was held April 26-27, 2014 at Old City Hall in Redding, CA and at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.'s Big Room in Chico, CA. 

The mission of the Nor –Cal Jazz Festival is to promote all facets of Jazz Music throughout the Northern California Region creating greater visibility for both the music and performers and to support youth jazz programs. 

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Nor-Cal Jazz is 5 years old this year!!!

The 2018 Nor - Cal Jazz is firing up for another great year!

March 25 we have Kezirah back with a smaller band of master musician at the Chico Women's Club.

On April 27 piano virtuoso Grant Levin will be playing the Steinway at the Chico Women's Club with Greg D' Augelli and Lew Langworthy. 

May 3 in collaboration with the Museum of Northern California Art we welcome from San Francisco accordionist Rob Reich and clarinetist, Ben Goldberg for an evening of Parisian influenced jazz and beyond.  

June 21 the Nor-Cal Jazz Festival creates a new event, The Sundial Music Festival; a Celebration of American Music on the Summer Solstice next to the beautiful Sundial Bridge, on the banks for the Sacramento River in Riverfront Park in Redding. Performing will be Honky Tonk Country Dance Band, “The Stampedos”, Hammond B-3 Jazz from ‘The Delbert Bump Trio” and international Bluesman “Big Mo and the Full Moon Band”. Tickets available here.

July 28 we return to beautiful Lee Fong Park in historic Weaverville with another fun filled day. Save the date, you won't want to miss this one. Opening the show are “The Jazzstronauts” playing jazz favorites, “The JB Quartet”, vocalist Jeff Bailey singing the great American Songbook and a new twist this year, International Bluesman “Big Mo and the Full Moon Band”. Tickets coming soon!

Stay tuned for more events and dates. Peter and Will Anderson return in September and were playing events in Paradise, at the Museum of Northern California Art in Chico ad shows in Dunsmuir. 

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Check out the Festival Schedule for details. 

 

 

 

 The Stampedos

The Stampedos

 The Delbert Bump Trio

The Delbert Bump Trio

 International Bluesman  Big Mo

International Bluesman  Big Mo

 Big Mo and the Full Moon Band

Big Mo and the Full Moon Band


 Rob Reich & Ben Goldberg at monca May 3

Rob Reich & Ben Goldberg at monca May 3

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 Kezirah, Chico Women's Club, Sunday, March 25

Kezirah, Chico Women's Club, Sunday, March 25

 Grant Levin, April 27 @ Chico Women's Club

Grant Levin, April 27 @ Chico Women's Club

 Look who's turning 5 this year...                             Happy Birthday jazz cats 

Look who's turning 5 this year...                             Happy Birthday jazz cats 

 Old City Hall Redding, California

Old City Hall Redding, California

 The Steinway at the Chico Women's Club

The Steinway at the Chico Women's Club

 Lee Fong Park, Weaverville, CA

Lee Fong Park, Weaverville, CA

 Redding School of the Arts

Redding School of the Arts

                2018 Events   3/25 - Chico Women's Club, kezirah, jim schmidt, Greg D'Augelli, Sid Walker & Kimoki Bunting  robert karch band with larry lambert, joe gardner and kimoki bunting  4/27 -  Chico Women's Club, Ebony & Ivory concert w/ grant levin, greg d' augell and lew langworthy  5/3 - monca, Chico, CA an evening with Rob Reich and Ben Goldberg. There original Parisian inspired music will captivate you and take on a journey beyond any border.     7/28 - Weaverville, TBA            Outdoors in beautiful Lee Fong Park.       More dates coming soon...                      CELEBRATING               "AMERICA's MUSIC, jazz"  The Nor-Cal Jazz Festival take a regional APPROACH, bringing jazz to a location near you.    We are also very excited about returning to beautiful lee fong park in historic weaverville for another great summer event with a few surprises in store.   look for more events as the year goes on and please visit us on facebook and give us a 'like'.   a regional approach to promoting ‘America’s Music’,  Jazz. 

              2018 Events

3/25 - Chico Women's Club, kezirah, jim schmidt, Greg D'Augelli, Sid Walker & Kimoki Bunting

robert karch band with larry lambert, joe gardner and kimoki bunting

4/27 -  Chico Women's Club, Ebony & Ivory concert w/ grant levin, greg d' augell and lew langworthy

5/3 - monca, Chico, CA an evening with Rob Reich and Ben Goldberg. There original Parisian inspired music will captivate you and take on a journey beyond any border.   

7/28 - Weaverville, TBA            Outdoors in beautiful Lee Fong Park. 

 

More dates coming soon... 

 

 

            CELEBRATING               "AMERICA's MUSIC, jazz"

The Nor-Cal Jazz Festival take a regional APPROACH, bringing jazz to a location near you.  

We are also very excited about returning to beautiful lee fong park in historic weaverville for another great summer event with a few surprises in store. 

look for more events as the year goes on and please visit us on facebook and give us a 'like'. 

a regional approach to promoting ‘America’s Music’,  Jazz. 

 Big Room Chico, California

Big Room Chico, California

 Laxson Auditorium on the CSU Chico campus

Laxson Auditorium on the CSU Chico campus

 POPS Performing Arts & Cultural Center, Dunsmuir, CA

POPS Performing Arts & Cultural Center, Dunsmuir, CA

 Museum Of Northern California Art

Museum Of Northern California Art