Dallas Jazz Piano Society

Announcing our Fifth Season at Sammons Center for the Arts! 

2017-2018 Concert Program 

December 14, join us at Sammons Center for the Arts for Sammons Jazz Artist of the Year, Bill Lohr, accompanied by Peggy Lohr, theater, and film vocalist star! On-line tickets available now: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/peggy-lohr-bill-lohr-accompanying-jazz-vocalists-tickets-38715214248?ref=estw! 

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Chick Corea  (left) with Dr. Mike Bogle at the Grammys Awards- 2015

Our 2017-2018 Concert Season 

September 14, 2017-Music of Haerle, Hamilton and Leali featuring Dan Haerle

October 12, 2017- Music of Shaun Martin

October​ ​26,​ ​2017​​ ​–​ ​Duo​ ​Piano​ ​Concert,​ ​featuring​ ​Stefan​ ​Karlsson​ ​and​ ​Brian Piper 

November​ ​9,​ ​2017​ ​​–​​ ​Music​ ​of​ ​Chick​ ​Corea​,​ ​featuring​ ​​Mike​ ​Bogle 

December​ ​14,​ ​2017​​ ​-​ ​Accompanying​ ​Jazz​ ​Vocalists,​ ​featuring​ ​Peggy​ ​Lohr​ ​and Bill​ ​Lohr 

January​ ​11,​ ​2018​ ​​–​ ​​Music​ ​of​ ​Cole​ ​Porter​,​ ​featuring​ ​Kay​ ​Ellingson​ ​and​ ​Kent Ellingson 

February​ ​8,​ ​2018​​ ​–​ ​​Standards​ ​Deconstructed,​​ ​featuring​ ​Mike​ ​Finkel  

March​ ​8,​ ​2018​​ ​–​ ​​Latin​ ​Jazz​,​ ​featuring​ ​Jose​ ​Aponte  

April​ ​12,​ ​2018​​ ​–​ ​​Piano​ ​Madness,​​ ​featuring​ ​David​ ​Rady,​ ​Kelly​ ​Durbin​ ​and  William​ ​Foley​ ​(​ ​Special​ ​Benefit​ ​Concert)  

May​ ​10,​ ​2018​​ ​–​ ​​Rising​ ​Stars​ ​Student​ ​Artist​ ​Performances  

All​ ​regular​ ​season​ ​DJPS​ ​concerts​ ​are​ ​$20​ ​for​ ​general​ ​admission​ ​and​ ​free​ ​for​ ​students​ ​with valid​ ​student​ ​IDs.​ ​Sammons​ ​Center​ ​for​ ​the​ ​Arts​ ​is​ ​located​ ​at​ ​3630​ ​Harry​ ​Hines​ ​Blvd. Dallas,​ ​Texas,​ ​75219.   
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Thank you #AT&TPerformingArtsCenter for showcasing one of our Rising Stars!

Yohanes Tanugraha playing solo accompanied by vocalist Rachel Lyon at Sammons Plaza in front of the Winspear Opera House. In the background are the lucky raffle winners of tickets to attend Into the Woods. 

We greatly appreciate the support of those who helped make this concert possible!

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Sammons Community Stage We are dedicated to promoting, preserving and perpetuating piano jazz music through performances and education opportunities for the community at large.

See all of our upcoming performances on our Calendar page.  

12 thoughts on “Dallas Jazz Piano Society

  1. Thank you for thinking of us. Our musicians have very busy schedules and our artistic director secure our dates many months in advance. The Sammons Center for the Arts is geared towards patrons with mobility issues.

    Very best!

  2. Dennis, We really enjoyed meeting you and your lovely wife, Jill, at the show. We posted a great pic of you , your wife and your friends, Alan and Rita, on our Facebook page. Our FB name is Dallas Jazz Piano Society.

    Thanks so much for spending some time with us during your visit to Dallas from London!

  3. Brad Williams put together a blissful , nostalgic evening with 20 years of of Richard Rodgers. Thanks to Brad Williams. On piano, Jonathan Fisher on a Bass and the irrepressible Andrew Griffith on drums. Memorable.

  4. My students and I attended DJPS on April 9, and we learned about the Keys for Kids scholarships. I have two students at Quintanilla Middle School, Beatrice Reyes and Ceci Salas, who are interested in piano lessons. How do we apply?

  5. Another big thank you to Brad Williams piano, Gavin Kelso bass and Andrew Griffith drums for giving us a wonderful evening with Jerome Kern. Amazingly popular music spanning decades. So many pieces I have loved all my life, some of which I didn’t realize were Kern’s. Thank you all for bringing back my “Kern” memories! Ingrid Burgan. January 12, 2017

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