VMFA | Jazz Cafe

Cost: Free

Open to: All Ages

Dominion Energy Jazz Café

Thursday Nights

2021 SCHEDULE

View all of the performances on YouTube
Artists subject to change
Free; no registration required

JUNE 3 | 7 pm on YouTube
GLENNROY & COMPANY

One of Richmond’s most popular groups, Glennroy & Company performs jazz standards and smooth favorites, featuring Glennroy Bailey on flute and vocals, Billy Evans on piano, Everard Thompson on bass, and Ellwood Henderson on drums.

JUNE 10 | 7 pm on YouTube
CHRIS VASI

Tune in for jazz standards, Latin jazz, blues, and popular favorites, featuring Chris Vasi on guitar, Carter Blough on bass, and Forrest Young on drums.

JUNE 17 | 7 pm on YouTube
SHARON RAE NORTH

Sharon Rae North sings straight-ahead, contemporary, smooth standards and is accompanied by Dr. Weldon Hill on piano, Michael Hawkins on bass, and Kofi Shepsu on drums.

JUNE 24 | 7 pm on YouTube
CHET FRIERSON QUARTET

Tenor saxophonist and band leader Chet Frierson, a recent VCU graduate and Joe Kennedy Jr. Jazz Scholar, is making a name for himself around town. Ayinde Williams on piano, Neal Perrine on bass, and Emre Kartari on dums round out the quartet.