LOVE JONES: Redux

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

Toledo's premier poetry and open mic night for spoken word. Signature cocktails, poetry, spoken word, music, food, and networking. Wednesdays in Toledo. Two drink minimum per person. Food does not apply toward the minimum. Open mic opportunities available. Sign up required by 7pm. Live improvisational backup sounds by Olman Piedra and Friends. Q&A- What time do doors open? Doors open at 6pm. The Show begins at 7pm. Is there an age minimum? […]

Free – $10.00

Ronald Kischuk Quartet

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

Ron Kischuk is the leader of The Masters Of Music Big Band, The Tartarsauce Traditional Jazz Band, and is the owner of Brassworks Entertainment in Detroit and The Masters Of Music Conservatory in Royal Oak. He is in his tenth season as the artistic director of the Toledo Jazz Orchestra, and is the Managing & Artistic Director of the Toledo Jazz Festival. Doors: 7:15pm Showtime: 8pm Tickets are non-refundable. No DSLR, point-and-shoot, […]

$5.00 – $10.00

TJO Presents: The Toledo Jazz Orchestra Quartet with Alain Trudel

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

Alain Trudel makes his Lucille’s Jazz Lounge Debut in his inaugural season as Artistic Director of the Toledo Jazz Orchestra. First known to the public as “the Jascha Heifetz of the trombone” (Le monde de la musique), Alain Trudel has been a guest soloist with orchestras worldwide including Philharmonique de Radio-France, Hong-Kong Philharmonic, Austrian Radio Orchestra, Festival Musica Strasbourg (France), Klangbogen Festival (Vienna), Akiyoshidai and Hamamatsu festival (Japan). Alain is also a […]

$7.00 – $12.00

The Good, The Bad and The Blues

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

Toledo, Ohio, may not exactly be known as a breeding ground for the blues. After hearing the Good, the Bad and the Blues’ spicy mix of blues, soul, and a touch of gospel, listeners may think differently of the band’s Midwestern home. Bandleader and guitarist Aayan Naim—the only non-Toledo native in the group—grew up in Chicago across the street from Howlin’ Wolf. His guitar work and songwriting show that the blues seeped […]

$12.00 – $18.00

The Paul VornHagen Quartet

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

Winner of six Detroit Music Awards,  saxophonist/flutist/vocalist Paul VornHagen will perform choice jazz and bossa nova standards accompanied by piano, bass and drums.   A PKO Records recording artist, his music has been featured on all the top NPR jazz programs for many years.  His sound has been likened to Dexter Gordon on tenor sax, Herbie Mann on flute and Chet Baker on vocals.  A friendly and inclusive presentation that Rusty Monroe (Rusty's […]

$8.00 – $14.00

‘Love Jones: Redux’ Poetry Night at Lucille’s

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

Toledo's premier poetry and open mic night for spoken word. Signature cocktails, poetry, spoken word, music, food, and networking. Two drink minimum per person. Food does not apply toward the minimum. Open mic opportunities available. Sign up required by 7pm. Live improvisational backup sounds by Olman Piedra and Friends. Q&A- What time do doors open? Doors open at 6pm. The Show begins at 7pm. Is there an age minimum? Yes. All shows […]

Free – $10.00

Bijan Taghavi Trio

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

As a leader, the Bijan Taghavi Trio toured Japan in December 2018, including performances at Urayasu Concert Hall in Chiba, Live House ENN in Sendai, Live House ROXX in Aamori, and Nogata Kumin Hall in Tokyo. Bijan also leads a Duo Series at the National Arts Club in NYC, where he has performed concerts with Dick Oatts, Rich Perry, Jay Anderson, Ulysses Owens Jr., Roxy Coss, Giveton Gelin, and Kiyoshi Kitagawa. As […]

Free – $8.00

Kim Buehler

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

Kim Buehler has been singing jazz since she was 2 years old, coming from a family of jazz musicians. Moving to Toledo in 1986, she has been a regular on the music scene, performing everything from jazz to top 40 to opera to country music. Her love for singing has taken her through a varied 36 year journey, but her first love has always been jazz. Ms. Buehler has performed all over […]

$12.00 – $16.00

Chris Buzzelli Quartet

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

Chris Buzzelli was a member of the music faculty at Bowling Green State University from 1984 to 2015, where he was Professor of Guitar and Jazz Studies, director of the Vocal Jazz Ensemble, and founding director of the New York Voices Vocal Jazz Camp. He has also served as adjunct faculty at the University of Michigan and the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, and has presented clinics and masterclasses at regional and national […]

$8.00 – $16.00

Murphy’s Afterglow

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

Jazz fans are assembling at the corner of Summit Street and Jefferson on September 17, 2022, at 10am for a street renaming ceremony at that time to honor Clifford Murphy, proprietor of downtown Toledo's esteemed jazz venue, Murphy's Place. Later that night, there is an 'Afterparty' at Lucille's Jazz Lounge, with doors opening at 7:15pm. Musicians are welcomed to sit-in during the performance. All door proceeds to benefit the Toledo Jazz Orchestra. […]

$10.00

TJO Presents: Scott Rogers with The TJO Quartet

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

Scott Rogers is a native of both Toledo, and Bowling Green, Ohio. Scott graduated from both Bowling Green State University with a BMEd and Ashland University with a Med in Curriculum and Instruction. Rogers has at least 48 years as an instrumental artist and 35 years as a successful music educator in Ohio. As a trombonist and vocalist Scott was able to work his craft with the Stan Sterner Big Band, Johnny […]

$5.00 – $10.00

Djangophonique

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

Djangophonique is a virtuosic, instrumentally driven acoustic jazz quartet led by guitar player Andrew Brown. With over a decade of national touring experience, Brown is no stranger to the stage and delivers every performance with personality and enigmatic charm. A true disciple of the style, Brown has spent countless hours immersing himself in the language of Django Reinhardt’s jazz manouche, and he’s joined on stage by bandmates that match his skill and passion […]

$12.00 – $20.00