Blue Note Jazz Club
The best and brightest have performed here, including the late Dizzy Gillespie. Highlights: Feb. 17-22: Kermit Ruffins & The BBQ Swingers-Fat Tuesday/Mardi Gras Week Celebration. Mar. 3-8: Ron Carter Quartet. Mar. 10-12: Dee Dee Bridgewater. Mar. 13-15: Roy Haynes 90th Birthday, featuring Pat Metheny and Christian McBride. Mar. 17-22: Maceo Parker. Mar. 24-29: Fifth Annual James Moody Benefit. Apr. 1-2: Nicholas Payton Trio featuring Buster Williams and Lenny White. Apr. 3-5: Kyle Eastwood. Apr. 7-12: Donald Harrison featuring Leo Nocentelli, Fred Wesley. Christian Scott and more. Apr. 14-19: Roy Hargrove. Apr. 21-26: NYC premiere: Michael Camilo "Three + Three." Apr. 28-May 3: The Bad Plus. May 5-10: Stanley Clarke. May 12-13: The Dizzy Gillespie Afro-Cuban Experience. May 14-17: Odean Pope Sax Choir with special guest James Carter (May 14-15) and Ravi Coltrane (May 16-17). May 19-24: Dave Holland & Prism. May 28-31: Yellowjackets. Sets 8 & 10:30 p.m. Late-night shows Fri & Sat 12:30 a.m. Cover charges vary, $5 food or beverage minimum per person. Sun-Thurs 6 p.m.-1 a.m., Fri & Sat 9 p.m.-3 a.m. Jazz brunch served Sun 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Brunch jazz sets at 11:30 & 1:30 p.m. Show, brunch and one drink, $29.50.