January 15, Monday, 7pm Concert at Oakwood Village West Theater

Jim Erickson Trio – Jim – piano, Jan Wheaton – vocals, Laurie Lang – Bass


Jan. 17 – Wednesday, 6:30 -9pm Our Middleton Jazz Jam at the Stamm House

Come and enjoy playing music with other high school friends, community members and area professional jazz musicians.

This week we will feature.

Dan Wallach – sax (leader of jazz combos at MHS and amazing all around saxophonist and teacher)

*Becca May Grant – piano (composer & gospel jazz queen of Madison’s FOL)

*Rick Flowers – drums (very talented multi-instrumentalist and composer)

Laurie Lang – bass (MHS Jazz Mama)

Dec. 16, Saturday, Betsy Ezell Quartet at the Stamm House, 9- 10:30pm

You’re invited to a live jazz show, Christmas Jam for Freedom, with the
Betsy Ezell Quartet this Saturday, December 16 at Stamm House in Middleton at 9pm to 10:30pm.,
The Band: Betsy Ezell on vocals & guitar;  Laurie Lang  on bass, Becca May Grant on keys and Jim Huwe on drums.
We’ll start with an acoustic set of Christmas tunes at 9pm and then do some swinging jazz for the second half. The show is a fundraiser for Dressember, which supports International Justice Mission and A21, both incredible organizations seeking to free women, children and men trapped in slavery. $10 suggested donation.
The Stamm House has a great upstairs room which makes for a wonderful, warm and cozy spot for a concert–and food and drinks if you like. 🙂
If you can’t make it to the show, but would still like to support the cause, you can make a tax-deductible donation here: https://support.dressemberfoundation.org/fundraiser/betsy-ezell

Dec. 21 – Stamm House – Our Middleton Jazz Jam 6:30 -9pm (THURSDAY)

John Becker, the AMAZING, Sauk Trail, magic, music teaching Man on keys and also some drums; the most grooving drummer around Mr Jim Huwe; JazzBassMama Laurie Lang on Bass; Jan Wheaton -vocals  will stop by to sing a few holiday tunes to warm the stage and MHS grand alumni, Chance Stine on saxophone will appear as well as all the wonderful students of MHS music program and others who want a piece of the action.

October 8, Sequoya Library, 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm Jim Erickson Trio w/ Jan Wheaton & Laurie Lang

Sunday Jazz at Sequoya – The Jim Erickson Trio

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fullsizeoutput_1648Sequoya Library
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

The Jim Erickson Trio, with Jan Wheaton, vocals, and Laurie Lang, bass, plays strong, swinging jazz and Latin favorites. Sweetened with gorgeous ballads, this piano, vocal, bass trio, offers a tasty recipe for any Sunday afternoon concert. Performances will be in the large meeting rooms off to the side from the “Ask Here” desk; most performances are 1:30-3:30 with a set break in the middle. Produced in partnership with the Madison Jazz Society with funding by Friends of Sequoya Library.