Live Jazz Music


Union Jazz Jammin’ by the Tracks Union Jazz performs for this FREE outdoor concert series in downtown Waxhaw on June 17, 7–9 PM. Musicians performing are Phillip Howe, trumpet; Doug Norton, saxophone; Troy Conn, guitar; Sean Higgins, keyboards; Dennis Contreras, bass; Trevor Cook, drums and Jim Brock, percussion. Join Union […]

Jammin’ by the Tracks


PC: David Brandt Union Jazz, joined by vocal artist, Theresa Eaman, performed repertoire including classic and traditional selections to more explorative pieces from the modern jazz era. Union Jazz, under the direction of music director, Dennis Contreras, bass; featured Matt Postle, trumpet; David Lail, sax; Chris Jones, guitar; Lovell Bradford, […]

Photos of Downtown at the Dowd With Union Jazz



PC: David Brandt DOWNTOWN AT THE DOWD WITH UNION JAZZ Saturday, February 26, 2022, 7:30 PM City of Monroe Dowd Center Theatre   Union Jazz performs repertoire including classic and traditional selections to more explorative pieces from the modern jazz era. This concert, under the direction of Dennis Contreras, will […]

Downtown at the Dowd with Union Jazz


Saturday, February 19, 2022, VIP Reception 6 PM / Event 7 PM The 2022 Heart and Soul Gala, presented by Union Symphony, will be an exclusive evening to remember. Enjoy stories from Union Symphony members, patrons and musicians along with musical performances by Union Jazz, under the direction of Dennis […]

Heart & Soul Gala!






  PC: David Brandt   Thank you to all who joined us for Jazz at John’s Place on Saturday, June 12. Union Jazz featured Chris Jones, guitar; Matt Postle, trumpet and keyboards; Chris Garges, bass; and John Shaughnessy, drums. A BIG thank you to John and Martha Fisichello, Barry Steiger […]

Photos of Jazz at John’s Place


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