Cécile McLorin Salvant

Margaret Hamamoto

One of the most acclaimed vocalists of her generation, Cecile McLorin Salvant is the winner of the 2010 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition. Other honors include her being selected for Jazz Album of the Year by the DownBeat International Critics Poll and NPR, as well as Up-and-Coming Jazz Artist of the Year and Top Female Vocalist from the Jazz Journalists Association.

Tickets on sale September 7.

Ann Hampton Callaway • Fever!: The Peggy Lee Century

Margaret Hamamoto

Tony nominee Ann Hampton Callaway, one of the leading pop/jazz singers of our time, has created an exciting night of songs and stories in celebration of her inspiration and one of America’s most beloved artists, Peggy Lee. 

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

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Flamekeepers of the New Orleans jazz legacy, Preservation Hall Jazz Band have been holding court at their famed French Quarter venue since the 1960s. The band travels the world spreading their mission to nurture and perpetuate the art form of New Orleans Jazz. Laissez les bons temps rouler!

The Argyros Summer Gala featuring Chris Botti

Margaret Hamamoto

The Argyros is proud to present Chris Botti in a very special Gala event in support of our annual fund. 

For over two decades, Grammy Award-winning and Billboard #1 master trumpeter Chris Botti has amassed a spectacular array of honors, including multiple Gold and Platinum albums, to become the largest selling instrumental artist in The United States. 

Tree City Chamber Players

Margaret Hamamoto

Tree City Chamber Players is a Boise-based chamber ensemble consisting of flute, oboe & piano, presenting engaging performances. Musicians Melanie Keller, flute; Ryan Klein, oboe and Chad Spears, piano  invite you to join them on a musical journey as they explore and share exciting works arranged for their respective instruments.

Fred Hersch

Margaret Hamamoto

A select member of jazz’s piano pantheon, Fred Hersch is a hugely influential creative force who has shaped the music’s course over more than three decades as an improviser, composer, educator, bandleader, collaborator and recording artist.

The Argyros Presents: Curtis Stigers – Songs From My Kitchen Live

Margaret Hamamoto

Award winning singer, songwriter, and saxophonist Curtis Stigers visits The Argyros for an evening of Jazz. His string of hit singles, millions of albums sold, and a 28-year recording career aside, his commitment to artistic growth, and to bringing new tunes to the Great American Songbook, has become unparalleled in modern music. Along the way, Stigers has redefined the constitution of contemporary jazz singing.

The Way Forward – A Celebration of Music and Dance

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Immerse yourself in this remarkable cinematic event. The Way Forward is a portrait of a musical community brimming with talent, energy, and passion that continues to innovate. Under the guidance of filmmaker Hamid Shams, The Way Forward was filmed around the world, from Finland to Australia, Spain to Los Angeles. Spanning jazz, classical, vocal, and dance, the film re-imagines the concert-going experience for the digital age.

The Argyros Presents: Cecile McLorin Salvant

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One of the most acclaimed vocalists of her generation, Cecile McLorin Salvant is the winner of the 2010 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition. Other honors include her being selected for Jazz Album of the Year by the DownBeat International Critics Poll and NPR, as well as Up-and-Coming Jazz Artist of the Year and Top Female Vocalist from the Jazz Journalists Association.

The Argyros Presents: John Pizzarelli Trio

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World-renowned guitarist and singer Pizzarelli has been hailed by The Boston Globe for “reinvigorating the Great American Songbook and re-popularizing jazz.” The Toronto Star pegged him as “the genial genius of the guitar.” And The Seattle Times saluted him as “a rare entertainer of the old school.”