Middle C Jazz is honored to welcome countless National Artists to our stage! Don’t miss your chance to see Jonathan Butler, Veronica Swift, Special EFX, Kirk Whalum, Oli Silk, Lori Williams, Euge Groove, Lindsay Webster, and more right here at Middle C Jazz – Charlotte’s New Home for Cool!
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Rodney Shelton & Eric Brice present Ziad Rabie best of saxophone greats David Sanborn, Kenny G, Ronnie Laws, Grover Washington
Come hang out and kick back during the Thursday Night Middle C series with The Rodney Shelton Group featuring Ziad Rabie: the Best of Saxophone Greats – Kenny G, David Sanborn, Ronnie Laws, Grover Washington and more on Thursday, September 7 at 7pm!
Featured Artist of the Week: Noel & Maria
Daryl Hall & John Oates. The top selling duo in music history. Nine #1 hits. Ten Top 10 hits. 40 million records. Play their greatest hits and don’t be surprised if you know EVERY SONG! Driven by Daryl Hall’s blue-eyed soul vocals, Hall & Oates were the bridge from 70’s to 80’s pop as well as one of the most successful cross-over groups, scoring numerous #1 R&B hits.
With clever writing, catchy hooks, Daryl Hall and John Oates have it all. Join Noel Freidline & Maria Howell and their stellar band as they take a deep dive into this influential duo, reinterpreting their music with the same “left-of-center” approach that Hall & Oates employed to become one of the most sampled and impactful artists today. Expect to hear re-imagined classics such as “Maneater” “You Make My Dreams (Come True)” “Rich Girl” “She’s Gone” and many more.
Noel Freidline – piano & vocals
Maria Howell – vocals
Juan Rollan – sax & vocals
Zack Page – bass
Justin Varnes – drumkit
YOU MAKE MY DREAMS COME TRUE: A Jazz Celebration of Daryl Hall & John Oates
With clever writing, catchy hooks, Daryl Hall and John Oates have it all. Join Noel Freidline & Maria Howell and their stellar band as they take a deep dive into this influential duo, reinterpreting their music with the same “left-of-center” approach that Hall & Oates employed to become one of the most sampled and impactful artists today. Expect to hear re-imagined classics such as “Maneater” “You Make My Dreams (Come True)” “Rich Girl” “She’s Gone” and many more. Join us for two nights of hits on Friday, September 8 at 7pm and 9:15pm and Saturday, September 9 at 6pm and 8:45pm!
One Irish Rover: Van Morrison Tribute Band
One Irish Rover: A Van Morrison Tribute returns to Middle C Jazz on Wednesday, September 13 at 7pm! Join Pat Garvey for another fun-filled night of Vans collection of Blues, Soul and Rock ballads!
The Queen’s Court is a show band based out of Charlotte, NC with talent unparalleled in providing vigerous entertainment for any occasion. With 3 dynamic Queen vocalists and 2 dancing horn players, for over 20 years combined, has wield command over legendary songs from the era’s brightest vocal stars like Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Bruno Mars, Katie Perry and many more. Join us on Thursday, September 14th at 7pm!
Middle C Jazz Charlotte Presents: Jazz Soul Trombonist Jeff Bradshaw
Soul Jazz Trombonist Jeff Bradshaw has reached critical acclaim and has been nominated for many awards including the NAACP Image Award! He will bring his show to Charlotte for two shows on Friday, September 15 at 7pm and 9:15pm!
Two time Grammy-nominated Contemporary Jazz Artist, Jeff Kashiwa
Having Established himself in the 1990s as one of the most diverse saxmen in contemporary jazz during his decade long tenure with The Rippingtons, Jeff Kashiwa’s instincts led him to more dynamic endeavors through his solo career. It surprised many when Jeff left the group to venture out on his own, but he had things to say through his own music. He returns on Saturday, September 16 at 6:15pm and 8:45!
Smooth Sundays with JD featuring Tiffany Blu singing music of KEM
Smooth Sundays with JD returns with Tiffany Blu Singing the Music of KEM! Mark your calendars for Sunday, September 17 at 6pm and kick back to your favorite KEM tunes.