JAZZ

 

BLU Jazz Jam with Theron Brown: 8 p.m. Thursday, BLU Jazz+, 47 E. Market St., Akron. Free. 330-252-1190 or http://blujazzakron.com/shows.

 

Pianist John Perry: 5:30 p.m. Friday, BLU Plate, 45 E. Market St., Akron. www.blujazzakron.com.

 

Steve Cole: 8 p.m. Friday, BLU Jazz+, 47 E. Market St., Akron. $30. 330-252-1190 or http://blujazzakron.com/shows.

 

Dave Thomas Quartet: Tribute to Nancy Wilson: 8 p.m. Friday, the Music Settlement’s Bop Stop, 2920 Detroit Ave., Ohio City, Cleveland. $15. 216-421-5806, ext. 186.

 

Carol Leslie Quartet: 8:30 p.m. Friday, Nighttown, 12387 Cedar Road, Cleveland Heights. $20. 216-795-0550 or www.nighttowncleveland.com.

 

Dave Banks Big Band - “North Coast Meets West Coast”: 8 p.m. Saturday, BLU Jazz+, 47 E. Market St., Akron. $20-$25, $10 with student ID. 330-252-1190 or http://blujazzakron.com/shows.

 

LoveMuffinPalooza: The Gathering Place Fundraiser: 8 p.m. Saturday, the Music Settlement’s Bop Stop, 2920 Detroit Ave., Ohio City, Cleveland. $10. 216-421-5806, ext. 186.

 

Sam Hooper Group: 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Nighttown, 12387 Cedar Road, Cleveland Heights. $15. 216-795-0550 or www.nighttowncleveland.com.

 

Tim Lekan Quintet: 7 p.m. Sunday, the Music Settlement’s Bop Stop, 2920 Detroit Ave., Ohio City, Cleveland. $15. 216-421-5806, ext. 186.

 

DanJo Jazz Orchestra: 7 p.m. Tuesday, The Venice Café, 163 W. Erie St., Kent. 330-968-4603 or http://venicekent.com.

 

“BLU-esday Tuesday” Blues Jam: 8 p.m. Tuesday, BLU Jazz+, 47 E. Market St., Akron. Free. 330-252-1190 or http://blujazzakron.com/shows.

 

Outlab: Experiments in Improvised Music: 9 p.m. Tuesday, the Music Settlement’s Bop Stop, 2920 Detroit Ave., Ohio City, Cleveland. Free. 216-421-5806, ext. 186.

 

Joe Leaman: 7 p.m. Wednesday, BLU Jazz+, 47 E. Market St., Akron. Free. 330-252-1190 or http://blujazzakron.com/shows.

 

Mirth Stellar Regions Trio: 8 p.m. Wednesday, the Music Settlement’s Bop Stop, 2920 Detroit Ave., Ohio City, Cleveland. $12. 216-421-5806, ext. 186.