Damen Cook & Friends w/ special guest Kenny Blake

Lucille's at TolHouse 1447 N Summit, Toledo, OH

Damen Cook Damen Cook is not a Toledo native, but he lives here now and says one of the reasons for taking up residence in Toledo is the great Jazz tradition of the Glass City.Cook is a young man, who has been playing jazz since he was even much younger. "My father was a jazz guitarist and I learned from him." But he did not take up the guitar. Instead he became […]

$17.00 – $27.00

Jean Holden

Lucille's at TolHouse 1447 N Summit, Toledo, OH

Smooth strong, sultry, crystal clear, and definitive phrasing, strong, sultry, crystal clear, and definitive phrasing detail the vocal talents of Jean Holden. Toledo songstress, Jean Holden is an esteemed voice teacher, winner of three Lake Erie West People's Choice Awards for Best Female Vocalist, and inducted March of 2000, into the Lifetime Achievement Category. In May of 2015, Jean was inducted into the Sylvania Distinguished Artist Hall of Fame. Jean began her […]

$17.00 – $27.00

Jean Holden

Lucille's at TolHouse 1447 N Summit, Toledo, OH

Smooth strong, sultry, crystal clear, and definitive phrasing, strong, sultry, crystal clear, and definitive phrasing detail the vocal talents of Jean Holden. Toledo songstress, Jean Holden is an esteemed voice teacher, winner of three Lake Erie West People's Choice Awards for Best Female Vocalist, and inducted March of 2000, into the Lifetime Achievement Category. In May of 2015, Jean was inducted into the Sylvania Distinguished Artist Hall of Fame. Jean began her […]

$17.00 – $27.00

The Parker Parker Quartet

Lucille's at TolHouse 1447 N Summit, Toledo, OH

Gene Parker has been a professional musician in the Toledo area for 50 years. He attended the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music and studied under Carmen Campione of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Mr. Parker has been a private teacher since 1960 and began teaching jazz history and pedagogy in 1963, long before jazz education became integrated into curricula in the United States. A true multi-instrumentalist, Gene teaches saxophone, clarinet, flute, vibraphone, bass, piano, […]

$12.00 – $20.00

Ingrid Racine Quintet (with opening by St. John’s Jesuit HS Band)

Lucille's at TolHouse 1447 N Summit, Toledo, OH

Trumpeter Ingrid Racine transgresses stylistic, generational and geographic boundaries in pursuit of her own authentic sound as an improviser and composer. Steeped in the traditions of early jazz and Detroit hard bop, she also melds rock, hip hop and aesthetic influences from across the globe to arrive at her unique sound, which is both confident and versatile. In the words of jazz critic Michael G Nastos, "She is a little on the […]

$17.00 – $25.00

The Larry Fuller Trio

Lucille's at TolHouse 1447 N Summit, Toledo, OH

Yamaha-endorsed artist, Larry Fuller, is one of the premier mainstream jazz pianists living today. Raised in Toledo, Ohio, Fuller began his musical studies at age 11, immediately showing a talent for jazz. At the extraordinary age of 13, Floyd “Candy” Johnson, a veteran of the Count Basie and Duke Ellington Orchestras, took Fuller under his wing, hiring him for regular paying gigs. In his early years, Fuller became a regular on the […]

$35.00 – $65.00

Michael J. Reed with opening by the TSA Urban Jazz Collective

Lucille's at TolHouse 1447 N Summit, Toledo, OH

Michael J. Reed is a jazz drummer, and Toledo native, currently based in East Lansing, Mi. Michael maintains an active performing career throughout the Midwest, performing throughout Northwest Ohio, Detroit and New York with artists such as Rodney Whitaker, Patrice Rushen, Wycliffe Gordon, Dwight Adams, Diego Rivera, Michael Dease , Tim Ries' Rolling Stones Project, Trunino Lowe, Nicole New, Tanya Darby, Walter White, Rick Margitza, Steve Davis, Mark Whitfield, Melissa Aldana, Dee […]

$16.00 – $23.00

David Bixler

Lucille's at TolHouse 1447 N Summit, Toledo, OH

Alto saxophonist and composer David Bixler has recently embarked on an artistic reemergence with the release of two new recordings; In the Face of Chaos (2019) with Bixler, Boccato, Cowherd, and Sturm, and Blended Lineage (2020) with the Bixtet. A traumatic brain injury suffered by his youngest son necessitated a shift in Bixler’s priorities during the last decade—a period in which his family devoted much of its energy to the care of […]

$15.00 – $22.00

Ellie Martin

Lucille's at TolHouse 1447 N Summit, Toledo, OH

Recognized in both the vocal jazz performance and scholarship worlds, Ellie Martin is a highly respected vocalist, educator, and Jazz studies scholar. She is currently the vocal jazz instructor and vocal jazz ensemble director at the University of Toledo, as well as Toledo School for the Arts. In addition to her teaching, Ellie performs regularly throughout the United States. She performs regularly with Stan Kenton drummer Jerry Mackenzie, Rich Michaels, Tom Dennis […]

$10.00 – $17.00

The Olivia Van Goor Quartet

Lucille's at TolHouse 1447 N Summit, Toledo, OH

Olivia Van Goor is a Detroit-based young performer with an old soul influenced by swing and bebop jazz from the mid-20th century. She released her debut album in November 2021, titled "When the Shadows Fall". Music is undeniably a part of her identity, her voice being the instrument she communicates with. She draws from the Great American Songbook and other jazz standards in a way that is beyond replicating what has already […]

$12.00 – $22.00

Doug Horn Trio

Lucille's at TolHouse 1447 N Summit, Toledo, OH

Well versed in the musical styles of bebop, swing, latin, blues, and ballads, Doug has been performing for 41 years in Michigan and around various parts of the world. His style reflects influences from such jazz giants as Charlie Parker, Cannonball Adderley, Phil Woods, Dexter Gordon, and Stan Getz. Though known for his love of hard-swinging bebop, he is also a gifted balladeer. His solos are emotional and harmonically lush, and often […]

$7.00 – $10.00

Lori Lefevre

Lucille's at TolHouse 1447 N Summit, Toledo, OH

A well known jazz singer in the Toledo/Detroit,/Ann Arbor area, Lori calls Toledo home and has been singing jazz in the midwest for the last four decades with some of the finest musicians anywhere. Through theatre and music Lori has had the opportunity to perform throughout the United states and Europe. In addition to concert and club work at places like Rusty's Jazz Cafe, Murphy's Place, Degage Jazz Cafe in Toledo, and […]

$10.00 – $20.00