UPCOMING SHOWS

Stanford Grill

11.23.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

11.24.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

11.30.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

12.01.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

12.14.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

12.15.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

12.21.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

12.22.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

12.28.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

12.29.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass


PAST SHOWS

Stanford Grill

11.03.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

10.27.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

10.26.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

10.20.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

10.19.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

10.05.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

09.29.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

Stanford Grill

09.28.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

49 West Coffeehouse and Winebar

09.27.18 |8pm-11pm

Annapolis, MD US

THE SHOOK RUSSO 5tet! Farewell to Tim Leahey and Frank Russo's Birthday Bash!

This is Tim's last official gig with the 5tet as he is moving to South Carolina. Come help us send him off in style! AND it's Frank Russo's ACTUAL birthday! Come help us celebrate his trip around the sun!

Amy Shook - bass
Pat Shook - tenor sax
Frank Russo - drums
Tim Leahey - trumpet
Jonathan Epley - guitar

$10 cover, For reservations, call 410-626-9796

Caton Castle

09.22.18 |6pm-10pm

Baltimore, MD US

Paul Carr Quintet - Tribute to Ben Webster

Paul Carr - tenor sax
Tom Williams - trumpet
Bob Butta - piano
Amy Shook - bass
Lenny Robinson - drums

$15 in advance ($20 @ door), see website for tickets

Stanford Grill

09.21.18 |6pm-10pm

Columbia, MD US

Jazz trio featuring Bob Diener, piano, Steve Abshire, guitar and Amy Shook, bass

49 West Coffeehouse and Winebar

09.20.18 |8pm-11pm

Annapolis, MD US

SHOOK RUSSO PILZER SILBERT 4tet

Amy Shook - bass
Frank Russo - drums
Leigh Pilzer - baritone sax
Scott Silbert - tenor sax

$10 cover, For reservations, call 410-626-9796

True Blue Jazz Brunch Bash @ Salero on the Beach

10.15.17 |11am-2:30pm

Rehoboth Beach, DE US

The Fred Hughes Trio featuring vocalist Joanna Pascale!

Fred Hughes - piano
Amy Shook - bass
Frank Russo - drums
Joanna Pascale - vocals

Tickets $50

The 2017 TRUE BLUE JAZZ CLOSING PARTY…a Sunday Jazz Brunch with the best view on the Atlantic Ocean & Rehoboth Boardwalk available! Returning to True Blue Jazz once again for 2017, we have The Fred Hughes Trio with Guest Artist, Philly’s fabulous & extraordinary Lady of Jazz, Miss Joanna Pascale. Joanna is a singer of sophisticated style, profound expression …delivering modern interpretations of timeless standards with an intimate attention to lyric. Joanna is a Music Educator & Faculty Member of Temple University. She has 4 CD’s to her credit…& has been featured on half dozen or more CD releases by an array of jazz Artists, as a featured Vocalist.

The Fred Hughes Trio has a Cd in the top 5 on the Downbeat Jazz Release Chart. They dominate the Annapolis to DC area Jazz Scene in performances at Clubs & Event Venues. Fred Hughes himself is a Master at the Piano, a Composer, Arranger & Conductor. A lifetime professional Musician, Fred has performed in all fifty states, Canada, Mexico, Japan, Korea and Europe. A sampling of the jazz festivals at which he has performed include the Newport, Montreux, Nice and North Sea Jazz Festivals. He has conducted symphony orchestras to include the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Cincinnati Pops and Chicago Lyric Opera Orchestras.

This is a Trio of immense talent. With Amy Shook on Bass, Frank Russo behind the Drums, & Fred Hughes at the Piano; from the most nuanced, emotion laced ballad…to a an rhythmically Intricate & driving jazz piece…this is a Trio that knows how to support a Vocalist. And Joanna Pascale knows where to put the notes…when to come on strong. She is singer who has grown through the strength of her own heart, and the strength of her fellow Artists, Musicians and Producers she has surrounded herself with over the years.

Come celebrate our 5th Anniversary with us! Don’t miss out on this beautiful conclusion to our 2017 True Blue Jazz Fest! It’s all happening at Salero…atop the Henlopen Hotel in Downtown Rehoboth Beach!!! Brunch & Jazz all in one Ticket Price. Get your Tickets now….last years’ Salero Brunch Bash was a Full House!!!



AACC World Class Jazz Series Concert Humanities Recital Hall

10.07.17 |8pm-10pm

Arnold, MD US

Amy Shook and the SR5tet!

Amy Shook - bass
Pat Shook - tenor sax
Frank Russo - drums
Jonathan Epley - guitar
Tim Leahey - trumpet

Concert Ticket Prices:
$ 20 general admission
$ 10 AACC faculty, staff, seniors, active military, groups, outside students, children under 10
$ 5 with valid AACC student ID

Order Tickets:
Box Office: 410-777-2457 or boxoffice@aacc.edu

Wheaton Jazz Festival

09.30.17 |3pm

Wheaton, MD US

The SR4tet at the first annual Wheaton Jazz Festival!

Set at 3pm

Amy Shook - bass
Pat Shook - tenor sax
Frank Russo - drums
Jonathan Epley - guitar

Jazz Encounters is extremely pleased to announce its launch of the first annual Wheaton Jazz Festival, September 30th, 2017, 12 to 6 pm at Wheaton Veterans Urban Park, 1120 Amherst Avenue, Wheaton, Maryland. The free event is sponsored in part with funds provided by the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County and the Montgomery County government. The vision for the Wheaton Jazz Festival is to promote local musicians and vocalists with an emphasis of showcasing youth ensembles.

The Wheaton Jazz Festival 2017 is a Jazz Encounters production in collaboration with the Wheaton Urban District and supported by WPFW Radio and Chuck Levin’s Washington Music Center.

Our inaugural festival will feature:

The Ephraim and Ebban Dorsey Quintet
The Michael Ventura Quartet
Ben Finkelstein Quartet
Amy Shook and SR4Tet
Headliner: Paul Carr Quartet

COTA Jazz Festival Main Stage

09.09.17 |4pm

Delaware Water Gap, PA US

3Divas with special guest tap dancer John Manzari!

Main Stage, see website for directions, tickets and details.

Shanghai Jazz

09.07.17 |7pm

Madison, NJ US

3Divas Trio at Shanghai Jazz!
Sherrie Maricle - drums
Jackie Warren - piano
Amy Shook - bass

3D is the powerhouse, super-swingin’ trio that sparked the fire that ignited the award-winning show Maurice Hines is Tappin’ Thru Life, described by the New York Times “blistering hot." The newest addition to the DIVA family of bands, 3D plays original, traditional, and contemporary standards from all genres of music with their own unique style, innovative arrangements, and unified musical joy. NO music charge, reservations required.

South Kitchen and Jazz Parlor

09.06.17 |7pm and 9pm

Philadelphia, PA US

3Divas LIVE with special guest, tapper John Manzari!

Sherrie Maricle - drums
Amy Shook - bass
Jackie Warren - piano
John Manzari - tap dancing

Sets at 7pm and 9pm, $10 tickets
3D is the powerhouse, super-swingin’ trio that sparked the fire that ignited the show Maurice Hines is Tappin’ Thru Life, that the New York Times described as “blistering hot."

The newest addition to the DIVA family of bands, 3D plays original, traditional and contemporary standards from all genres of music with their own unique style, innovative arrangements and unified musical joy.
3D combines exuberance, creativity and happiness to create a seriously swinging, highly energized and fun-filled musical experiences for everyone.

“Drummer and Musical Director Dr. Sherrie Maricle, Acoustic Bass Amy Shook (who did an outstanding job with Maurice on ‘Honeysuckle Rose’) and Piano Jackie Warren really rock the joint." — Cleveland Examiner
For tickets, please click on the ticket box below to be directed to www.ticketfly.com! No additional reservations are needed, as your ticket guarantees seating in the Jazz Parlor. Doors open at 6:00PM - come early for the best seats!

Mainstay

07.29.17 |8pm

Rock Hall, MD US

3Divas LIVE!

Sherrie Maricle - drums
Amy Shook - bass
Jackie Warren - piano

$17 in advance, $20 at the door, call to reserve tickets (410) 639-9133

National Gallery of Art Sculpture Gardens

06.23.17 |5pm-8:30pm

DC US

Juanita Williams LIVE!

Juanita Williams - Vocals
Fred Hughes - Piano
Amy Shook - Bass
Frank Russo - Drums
Pete BarenBregge - Sax
Brad Clements - Trumpet
Jim McFalls - Trombone

The Jazz in the Garden Series begins its 17th season in May. The free concert series features jazz artists performing a wide variety of styles—salsa, blues fusion, xylophone, Afrofunk, and more—every Friday evening from 5:00 to 8:30 in the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden.

Jazz in the Garden
To learn more about Jazz in the Garden concerts and performers, please call (202) 842-6941.

Blues Alley

06.22.17 |8pm and 10pm

Washington, DC US

Nicole Henry live at Blues Alley! Nicole Henry, vocals, Benjie Porecki, piano, and Amy Shook, bass, drums TBA. Tickets $25

Sophisticated, soulful and fun, Nicole Henry has won praise from both critics and audiences worldwide for her powerful ability to truly touch and inspire people with her beautiful voice and stunning presence. She has released three international TOP 10-selling jazz CDs within the past six years and has toured in over fourteen countries. Jazz Improv writes, “…beautiful, emotionally evocative…a terrific voice and a sensitive way with a lyric." It’s with that same sensitivity that Nicole Henry mesmerizes audiences wherever she goes. Uplifting and captivating, her voice embraces jazz, pop and soulful nuances with a spirited ‘joie de vivre."

Kennedy Center Milennium Stage

06.11.17 |6pm

Washington, DC US

Amy Shook and the SR5tet LIVE at the Millennium Stage!

JAZZ IN THE 'HOODS: BASS-ICALLY YOURS
Jazz in the ‘Hoods Presented by Events DC, a major feature of the DC Jazz Festival, is an exciting partnership with local clubs, restaurants, hotels and galleries in celebration of jazz in our nation’s capital. Featuring Amy Shook and the SR5tet. Free entry and streamed live at kennedy-center.org

Bowie Center for the Performing Arts

05.12.17 |7:30pm-9:30pm

Bowie, MD US

The SR5tet LIVE!

Amy Shook - bass
Pat Shook - tenor sax
Frank Russo - drums
Tim Leahey - trumpet
Jonathan Epley - guitar

This event is the second of a 4 part jazz series sponsored by BRAVA. BRAVA (Bowie Regional Arts Vision Association. A 501 c 3 that's mission is to financial and community support to the Bowie Center for the Performing Arts.

Tickets can be purchased as 4 pack subscription just in time for the holiday season!
4 concerts $72 per person ($18/show)
1 show $22 presale / $25 at the door

Phone: 240-338-2634
Email: bravamdtickets@gmail.com
go to www.bravamd.org for tickets

South Kitchen and Jazz Parlor

05.03.17 |7pm and 9pm

Philadelphia, PA US

3Divas LIVE with special guest, tapper John Manzari!

Sherrie Maricle - drums
Amy Shook - bass
Jackie Warren - piano
John Manzari - tap dancing

Sets at 7pm and 9pm, $10 tickets
3D is the powerhouse, super-swingin’ trio that sparked the fire that ignited the show Maurice Hines is Tappin’ Thru Life, that the New York Times described as “blistering hot."

The newest addition to the DIVA family of bands, 3D plays original, traditional and contemporary standards from all genres of music with their own unique style, innovative arrangements and unified musical joy.
3D combines exuberance, creativity and happiness to create a seriously swinging, highly energized and fun-filled musical experiences for everyone.

“Drummer and Musical Director Dr. Sherrie Maricle, Acoustic Bass Amy Shook (who did an outstanding job with Maurice on ‘Honeysuckle Rose’) and Piano Jackie Warren really rock the joint." — Cleveland Examiner
For tickets, please click on the ticket box below to be directed to www.ticketfly.com! No additional reservations are needed, as your ticket guarantees seating in the Jazz Parlor. Doors open at 6:00PM - come early for the best seats!

Queensborough Performing Arts Center

04.30.17 |3pm

New York, NY US

Maurice Hines' TAPPIN' THRU LIFE with DIVA!

Tickets $35-$45
QPAC Presents Maurice Hines "Tappin' Through Life"
Broadway legend MAURICE HINES taps us through his incredible career in show business in this song & dance celebration. Hines pays tribute to his brother, Gregory, and the performers who inspired him – from Frank Sinatra to Lena Horne – with standards like Luck Be A Lady, Smile, It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing), and more! Backed by The Diva Jazz Orchestra, an all-female big band, and sharing the stage with his protégés, The Manzari Brothers, this infectious showman is pulling out all the stops to put a smile on your face and dance away with your heart! “Blistering hot, Maurice Hines wows and stuns the audience. He’s a singing and dancing, showman extraordinaire!"
The New York Times.

Deer Head Inn

04.29.17 |7pm-11:00pm

Delaware Water Gap, PA US

3Divas with special guest tap dancer John Manzari!

Sherrie Maricle - drums
Amy Shook - bass
Jackie Warren - piano

music charge $15/$8 after 9:30

BLU Jazz

03.25.17 |8pm

Akron, OH US

3Divas at BLU!

Jackie Warren - piano
Amy Shook - bass
Sherrie Maricle - drums

The newest addition to the DIVA family of bands, 3Divas (or 3D), plays original, traditional, and contemporary standards from all genres of music with their own unique style, innovative arrangements, and unified musical joy.

3D combines exuberance, creativity and happiness to create a seriously swinging, highly energized and fun-filled musical experience for everyone.

Join us as we welcome three powerhouse instrumentalists in a delightfully swinging Saturday night at BLU Jazz+, get your tickets now! Click related site for tickets.

Nighttown

03.25.17 |7pm

Cleveland, OH US

3Divas at Nighttown! CD Release party!

Celebrate Women's History Month with us and the release of our debut CD!

Jackie Warren - piano
Amy Shook - bass
Sherrie Maricle - drums

3Divas is the powerhouse, super-swingin’ trio that sparked the fire that ignited the award-winning show Maurice Hines is Tappin’ Thru Life, described by the New York Times “blistering hot."

The newest addition to the DIVA family of bands, 3D plays original, traditional, and contemporary standards from all genres of music with their own unique style, innovative arrangements, and unified musical joy.

3Divas combines exuberance, creativity and happiness to create a seriously swinging, highly energized and fun-filled musical experience for everyone.

One World Coffeehouse

03.18.17 |7pm

Columbia, MD US

WALEZI

Akua Allrich - vocals
Janelle Gill - piano
Amy Shook - acoustic bass
Lydia Lewis - drums

In Honor of Women's History Month, The Coffeehouse will host an extraordinary group of female jazz artists who have joined forces to present a performance you will never forget! The Quartet adopted the name WALEZI (Swahili for "NURTURER/CAREGIVER.")

The One World Coffeehouse location: The Owen Brown Interfaith Center in Columbia MD.

Coffeehouse sponsor: The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Columbia.

No refunds or Replacements

Saturday March 18th, 2017
7:PM - 9:30 PM
ADVANCED TICKETS ONLINE $20
TICKETS AT THE DOOR $25

Beverages & Snacks available for a small donation

The Lyceum for the Washington Women In Jazz Festival

02.26.17 |7-8:30pm

Alexandria, VA US

CD RELEASE for STRUNKIN'

Washington Women in Jazz Festival presents Leigh Pilzer: Strunkin' CD Release, featuring Leigh on baritone saxophone with Jen Krupa on trombone, Sherrie Maricle on drums, Amy Shook on bass, and Jackie Warren on piano.

See related site for more info and to purchase tickets.

Celebrating Nancy Wilson's 80th Birthday

02.20.17

Los Angles, US

The 3Divas perform for Nancy Wilson's 80th Birthday party.

Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival

02.19.17 |1pm

Rockville, MD US

The MAJF Women's Jazz Collective featuring:

WALEZI
Akua Allrich - vocals
Janelle Gill - piano
Amy Shook - bass
Savannah Harris - drums

See related site for tickets and details.

Mainstay

02.06.17 |7-8:30pm

Rock Hall, MD US

Mainstay Monday with Joe Holt featuring Amy Shook

Joe Holt - piano
Amy Shook - bass

$10, call to reserve tickets (410) 639-9133