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Midwest Midwinter Gypsy Swing Fest

Brink Lounge 701 E Washington Ave, Madison

Featuring Harmonious Wail, Gonzalo Bergara Trio, Debi Botos & Alfonso Ponticelli & Swing Gitan  

$30 – $35

2 Broads, 1 Band

North Street Cabaret 610 North Street, Madison

Carolyn Black & Lo Marie, vocals; Tom Heaney, guitar, Geoff Brady, drums; Todd Phipps, keyboard; Johnny Widdicombe, bass

Neophonic Jazz Orchestra

UW Memorial Great Hall 800 Langdon Street, Madison

Event includes dinner & dancing; $60 for the dinner and dance; $20 for dance only

Sun Prairie High School Jazz Festival

Sun Prairie High School Performing Arts Center 888 Grove Street, Sun Prairie

The Regional “Essentially Ellington” Sun Prairie Jazz Festival, Sun Prairie’s annual non-competitive jazz festival, will be held on Saturday, February 15th at Sun Prairie High School. Jazz ensembles from around Wisconsin will once again convene at Sun Prairie High School for a day of clinics, performance, and pure swing! The students in the bands will interact with some of the finest jazz educators/performers in the country. High school jazz clinics will begin at 8 AM in the Sun Prairie Performing Arts Center and band room and are free and open to the public The event will culminate with an evening performance that begins at 7 PM in the Sun Prairie Performing Arts Center. Admission for the evening concert is $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Tickets may be purchased at the door. Listen to high school jazz ensembles from around the Midwest and guest artists from around the country! Major Sponsors for this event include Jazz at Lincoln Center and the Sun Prairie Band Boosters.  Additional sponsors include Birch Creek, Shell Lake Arts Center, Ward Brodt, and the Madison Jazz Society. For more information, visit:

Dave Stoler Sextet

North Street Cabaret 610 North Street, Madison

will perform the music of the iconic 70s band, Steps Ahead.  Performers: Stoler on piano, John Greiner on tenor sax, Russ Johnson on trumpet, Tom Mattioli on vibraphone, Chris Nolte on bass & Mitch Shiner on drums


Cliff Frederiksen

Liliana's 2951 Triverton Pike, Fitchburg

Cliff performs at Liliana's Sunday brunch

Frigid Frolic

United Presbytery Church 229 N 28th St, Superior

Ragtime pianists will perform in the style of Alvin Marx of Superior, who wrote Frigid Frolics in 1905.,-92.068107,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x52ae51bcc1df3a95:0xfc695f601a0c8023!8m2!3d46.7065635!4d-92.0659183?hl=en

Greg Abata & Dave Stoler

Brink Lounge 701 E Washington Ave, Madison

Greg Abate – jazz saxophonist, flutist, composer continues as an International Jazz/Recording Artist In the mid 70’s after finishing a four year program at Berkley College Of Music, Greg played lead alto for the Ray Charles Orchestra for 2 years. The Dave Stoler Trio  – Jazz, Latin, Funk – Pianist, Dave Stoler, well-known in this area as one of the most go-to jazz pianist for performances.