Dennis Contreras


Jazz at John’s Place Saturday, June 12 5–8 PM Union Jazz, featuring Chris Jones, Chris Garges, John Shaughnessy, and Matt Postle, returns to John’s Place, Matthews. Join us for a relaxing evening of improv jazz. John’s Place is a cozy, upscale neighborhood bar located right next door to Mario’s Italian […]

Jazz at John’s Place This Weekend







PC: David Brandt An Evening With Friends Thursday, May 13 7:30 PM A performance of Union Jazz, under the direction of Dennis Contreras, was filmed for a private audience on May 6, 7 PM, by Chain Reaction Studios at The Dowd Center Theatre. This Chopin-inspired jazz performance is broadcast to […]

Photos of An Evening With Friends


PC: David Brandt Jazz at Southern Range Brewing Friday, May 14, 2021 6–9 PM Kickstart your weekend! Join us for an evening of improv jazz with Union Jazz, featuring Chris Jones, guitar; Dennis Contreras, bass; and Trevor Cook, drums; at Monroe’s first brewery & craft beer bar, Southern Range Brewing, […]

Improv Jazz and Craft Beer at SRB




PC: David Brandt   Union Jazz February 27, 2021 7:30 PM Thank you to Season Partner, Union County Community Arts Council. Phillip Howe–Piano Chris Jones–Guitar Dennis Contreras–Bass Trevor Cook–Drums A performance of Union Jazz, under the direction of Dennis Contreras, was shared virtually with our subscribers. This improv performance, included […]

Jazz Quartet Performs