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Monday, January 5, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
NO Paul Keller Orchestra tonight at Zal Gaz Grotto! PKO returns to Zal Gaz Grotto this Friday, January 9 to celebrate their 26th Birthday with a special gig from 7 till 10 PM.

Tuesday, January 6, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
Paul Klinger's Easy Street Jazz Band performs Dixieland and Traditional Jazz tonight and every Tuesday from 5:30 till 8:30 PM at Zal Gaz Grotto, 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline). $10 cover charge. Join cornetist Paul Klinger, clarinetist Mike Jones, trombonist Terry Kimura, pianist James Dapogny, drummer Pete Siers, guitarist Rod McDonald and string bassist Paul Keller. Tonight Sarah D'Angelo sings with the ESJB. Good food and drinks and ZGG. Free Parking! And Great Jazz!
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Wednesday, January 7, and Thursday, January 8, 2015 - Grosse Pointe Farms, MI
Trumpeter Walt Szymanski performs all week at the Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe. Wednesday and Thursday with Paul Keller, Phil Kelly and Sean Dobbins. Friday and Saturday with Jeff Pedraz, Mike Zaporski and Sean Dobbins

Friday, January 9, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
The 15-piece Paul Keller Orchestra celebrates their 26th anniversary with a special concert and party from 7 till 10 PM at at Zal Gaz Grotto!!!

The PKO's incredible longevity has been made possible by all the musicians who have participated and shared their skill, talent and passion every Monday night for the past 1,300 big band gigs at their various homes in Ypsilanti the Keystone Underground and before that at the Firefly Club and the Bird Of Paradise. Special thanks to club owners David Curtis of the Keystone Underground, Susan Chastain of the Firefly Club and Ron Brooks of the old Bird Of Paradise and the the staff and membership of Zal Gaz Grotto for nurturing the PKO and allowing the PKO to flourish not only as a band of dedicated musicians but also as a community treasure that has become a Monday night tradition for jazz lovers. Thanks also to our loyal fans who have supported us throughout the years. Without our valued listeners, there would be no PKO.

PKO plays tonight and every Monday night from 7 till 9:45 PM at Zal Gaz Grotto, 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline) on the west side of Ann Arbor. Good food and drinks available at Zal Gaz Grotto. Abundant, safe and FREE PARKING. No steps. Come enjoy great big band music, eat, drink, be merry, and celebrate the PKO's remarkable achievement!

Saturday, January 10, 2015 Bloomfield Township, MI
Duncan McMillan, Sarah D'Angelo and Paul Keller perform from 6 till 9 PM at the Maple Theatre, 4135 West Maple Road, Call 248/750-1030. It's a great hang - relaxed and good for listening. Good food and drinks, too! No cover charge.

Monday, January 12, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
The 15-piece Paul Keller Orchestra performs tonight and EVERY Monday night from 7 till 10 PM at Zal Gaz Grotto, 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline) on the west side of Ann Arbor. $10 cover charge at the door pays the band. Good food and drinks at Zal Gaz Grotto. No steps, air conditioning, FREE PARKING and GREAT BIG BAND JAZZ!

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
Paul Klinger's Easy Street Jazz Band performs Dixieland and Traditional Jazz tonight and every Tuesday from 5:30 till 8:30 PM at Zal Gaz Grotto, 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline). $10 cover charge. Join cornetist Paul Klinger, clarinetist Mike Jones, trombonist Terry Kimura, pianist James Dapogny, drummer Pete Siers, guitarist Rod McDonald and string bassist Paul Keller. Good food and drinks and ZGG. Free Parking! And Great Jazz!

Saturday, January 17 and Sunday, January 18, 2015 Portland, OR
Dave Bennett performs his orchestral pops show Clarinet Swing Kings with Paul Keller, Tadd Weed, Pete Siers, Hugh Leal, Carol McCartney and the fabulous Oregon Symphony Orchestra directed by Maestro Jeff Tyzik. Featuring 13 original orchestra arrangements written by Paul Keller! This concert takes place at Arlene Schniter Hall, 923 SW Washington St, Portland, OR 97205. Check out http://tickets.orsymphony.org/single/EventDetail.aspx?p=2571
Call (503) 228-1353

Monday, January 19, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
The 15-piece Paul Keller Orchestra performs tonight and EVERY Monday night from 7 till 10 PM at Zal Gaz Grotto, 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline) on the west side of Ann Arbor. $10 cover charge at the door pays the band. Good food and drinks at Zal Gaz Grotto. No steps, air conditioning, FREE PARKING and GREAT BIG BAND JAZZ!

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Southfield, MI
The Doug Horn Classic Jazz Trio plays at the Southfield Public Library, 26300 Evergreen Road from 6:30 till 8:30. Call 248/796-4200. Join muulti-saxist Doug Horn, vibraphonist Cary Kocher and string bassist Paul Keller for loads of fun and straight-ahead, swinging music! Free concert!

Friday, January 23, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
Jazz piano virtuoso Terry Lower returns to Ann Arbor to perform from 7 till 10 PM with string bassist Paul Keller and drummer Pete Siers at Zal Gaz Grotto, 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline). $15 cover charge. Good food and full cash bar at Zal Gaz Grotto. Free parking! Don't miss this show - Terry Lower will blow you away!

Monday, January 26, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
The 15-piece Paul Keller Orchestra performs tonight and EVERY Monday night from 7 till 10 PM at Zal Gaz Grotto, 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline) on the west side of Ann Arbor. $10 cover charge at the door pays the band. Good food and drinks at Zal Gaz Grotto. No steps, air conditioning, FREE PARKING and GREAT BIG BAND JAZZ!

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
Paul Klinger's Easy Street Jazz Band performs Dixieland and Traditional Jazz tonight and every Tuesday from 5:30 till 8:30 PM at Zal Gaz Grotto, 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline). $10 cover charge. Join cornetist Paul Klinger, clarinetist Mike Jones, trombonist Terry Kimura, pianist James Dapogny, drummer Pete Siers, guitarist Rod McDonald and string bassist Paul Keller. Good food and drinks and ZGG. Free Parking! And Great Jazz!

Saturday, January 31, 2015 Troy, MI
Boogie woogie piano wizard Mr. B unveils his brand new orchestra pops show Low Brow Meets High Brow. This special performance features string bassist and arranger Paul Keller, drummer Pete Siers, saxophonist Steve Wood, vocalist Nicole Heitger and the fabulous Troy High School Symphony Orchestra performing 8 new Paul Keller orchestra arrangements. Showtime is 7 PM at Troy High School Auditorium, 4777 Northfield Parkway, Troy, MI 48098. Ticket's are $20. Call 248/823-2700 and check out http://www.troyhighorchestra.org/.

Monday, February 2, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
The 15-piece Paul Keller Orchestra performs tonight and EVERY Monday night from 7 till 10 PM at Zal Gaz Grotto, 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline) on the west side of Ann Arbor. $10 cover charge at the door pays the band. Good food and drinks at Zal Gaz Grotto. No steps, air conditioning, FREE PARKING and GREAT BIG BAND JAZZ!

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 Lansing, MI
Paul Keller plays from 7 till 10 PM with drummer Jeff Shoup and guitarist Randy Napoleon at Moriarty's Pub, 802 East Michigan Ave. Call 517/485-5287.

Thursday, February 5, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
Paul Keller, Sarah D'Angelo and Duncan McMillan play from 8 till 10:45 PM at Vinology Restaurant, 110 S. Main in downtown Ann Arbor. Great food and drinks at Vinology!

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
Paul Klinger's Easy Street Jazz Band performs Dixieland and Traditional Jazz tonight and every Tuesday from 5:30 till 8:30 PM at Zal Gaz Grotto, 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline). $10 cover charge. Join cornetist Paul Klinger, clarinetist Mike Jones, trombonist Terry Kimura, pianist James Dapogny, drummer Pete Siers, guitarist Rod McDonald and string bassist Paul Keller. Good food and drinks and ZGG. Free Parking! And Great Jazz!

Thursday, February 12, 2015 Detroit, MI
String bassist Paul Keller, pianist Duncan McMillan and vocalist/clarinetist Sarah D'Angelo perform from 6 till 9 PM at the London Chop House, 155 W. Congress Street in downtown Detroit. Call 313/794-8456 for reservations. Come down for an excellent gourmet meal or just for appetizers and drinks. And great music!

Wednesday, February 18, 2014 San Francisco, CA
Paul Keller joins saxophonists Scott Hamilton and Harry Allen, pianist Larry Vuckovich and drummer Leon Joyce for a special evening of jazz at SF Jazz, 201 Franklin Street in downtown San Francisco. For tickets call 866/920-5399. Check out www.sfjazz.org. Also check out www.harryallenjazz.com, www.scotthamiltonsax.com, and www.larryvuckovich.com.

Thursday, February 19, 2014 Santa Cruz, CA
Paul Keller joins saxophonists Scott Hamilton and Harry Allen, pianist Rossano Sportiello and drummer Leon Joyce for a special evenings of jazz at Kuumbwa Jazz Center, 320 Cedar Street #2. Call Kuumbwa at 831/427-2227. Check out kuumbwajazz.org.

Friday, February 20, 2014 Napa, CA
Paul Keller, saxophonist Scott Hamilton, pianist Larry Vuckovich and drummer Leon Joyce perform at Napa Jazz Series at the Napa Opera House.

Saturday, February 21, 2014 Oakland, CA
Paul Keller joins pianist Larry Vuckovich, saxophonist Scott Hamilton and drummer Leon Joyce perform at Piedmont Piano, 1728 San Pablo Ave. Call 510/547-8188. Check out www.piedmontpiano.com.

Thursday, February 26, 2015 Detroit, MI
String bassist Paul Keller, pianist Duncan McMillan and vocalist/clarinetist Sarah D'Angelo perform from 6 till 9 PM at the London Chop House, 155 W. Congress Street in downtown Detroit. Call 313/794-8456 for reservations. Come down for an excellent gourmet meal or just for appetizers and drinks. And great music!

Friday, February 27, 2015 Belleville, MI
The Paul Keller AT SUNDOWN Quintet plays at the Van Buren Eagles Club for a Mardi Gras Around The World Party. Join Keller, Sarah D'Angelo, Duncan McMillan, Steve Wood and Stephen Boegehold. The Van Buren Eagles Club is located at 9961 Beck RoadCall for tickets: (734) 697-4380.

Friday, March 6 through Sunday, March 8, 2015 Monterey, CA
Paul Keller plays with clarinetist Allan Vache, vibraphonist John Coccuzzi, drummer Eddie Metz and pianist Johnny Varro for the 35th Annual Jazz Bash By The Bay. Check out www.jazzbashbythebay.com

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 Lansing, MI
Paul Keller plays from 7 till 10 PM with drummer Jeff Shoup, vibraphonist Cary Kocher and saxophonist Doug Horn at Moriarty's Pub, 802 East Michigan Ave. Call 517/485-5287.

Friday, March 14, 2015 Royal Oak, MI
The Paul Keller AT SUNDOWN Quintet plays from 7 till 11 PM at Onyx, 208 W. Fifth Street, Royal Oak, 48067. No cover charge! Great food and drinks at Onyx. Call Onyx at 248/ 543-6911.

Saturday, March 21, 2015 Southfield, MI
Paul Keller AT SUNDOWN Quintet plays from 1 till 4 PM for the Greater Detroit Jazz Society's bi-monthly concert series at Shield's Pizza, 25101 Telegraph Road (just north of Ten Mile Road). Join Keller, Sarah D'Angelo, Duncan McMillan, Steve Wood and Stephen Boegehold. $10 cover charge. Great food and full cash bar at Shield's. Free parking!

Saturday, March 21, 2015 Gig #2 Bloomfield Township, MI
Duncan McMillan, Sarah D'Angelo and Paul Keller perform from 6 till 9 PM at the Maple Theatre, 4135 West Maple Road, Call 248/750-1030. It's a great hang - relaxed and good for listening. Good food and drinks, too! No cover charge.

Saturday, April 11, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
Vocalist and former Firefly Club owner Susan Chastain returns to Ann Arbor for a special home-coming concert at Kerrytown Concert House, 415 N. Fourth Ave. The theme of tonight's concert is Susan Sings All Day: celebrating the Music of Doris Day! Susan will be accompanied by string bassist Paul Keller and Cinncinnati pianist Phil DeGreg. Showtime is 8 PM. Call Kerrrytown Concert House for reservations at 734/769-2999. Check out www.kerrytownconcerthouse.org.

Sunday, April 12, 2014 Ypsilanti, MI
Boogie woogie piano wizard Mr. B unveils his brand new orchestra pops show Low Brow Meets High Brow with a special performance with bassist Paul Keller, drummer Pete Siers, saxophonist Steve Wood and vocalist Nicole Heitger and the fabulous Ypsilanti Symphony Orchestra at 2 PM at Towsley Auditorium in the Morris Lawrence Building on the campus of Washtenaw Community College. Low Brow Meets High Brow features 12 new, original orchestra arrangements by Paul Keller! Check out: www.ypsilantisymphony.org.

Thursday, April 16, 2015 Saginaw, MI
Paul Keller performs with clarinet virtuoso Dave Bennett, pianist Tadd Weed, drummer Pete Siers and guitarist Hugh Leal at the Temple Theatre, 203 N. Washington. Check out http://templetheatre.info/

Friday, April 17 through Sunday, April 19, 2015 Atlanta, GA
Paul Keller participates in the 27th annual Atlanta Jazz Party held at the Buckhead Westin Hotel. The magnificent jazz players performing at the Atlanta Jazz Party include pianists Johnny Varro, vibraphonist Chuck Redd, trumpeters Bria Skonberg Duke Heitger, clarinetists Tom Fisher and Allan Vache, drummer Danny Coots, vocalist Rebecca Kilgore, bassists Nicki Parrot and Paul Keller and trombonists Dan Barrett and Russ Phillips. Check out www.atlantajazzparty.com/patrons.html

Thursday, April 30, 2014 Ann Arbor, MI
Paul Keller, Sarah D'Angelo, James Dapogny and Pete Siers perform a FREE one-hour concert from noon till 1 PM in the lobby of the University of Michigan Hospital (located very near the main entrance). The UM Hospital is located at 1500 E. Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI.

Saturday, May 2, 2015 Midland, MI
The Paul Keller AT SUNDOWN Quintet performs for the Grove Music Festival. The PK5 will conduct an educational "jazz survival" clinic from 4 till 6 PM at Meridian High School for and with the music students of Midland High School, Meridian High School and H. H. Dow High School. Then the PK5 will perform an evening concert - open to the public - at 8 PM at Chapel Lane Presbyterian Church, 5501 Jefferson Ave., in Midland. Join Paul Keller, Sarah D'Angelo, Duncan McMillan, Steve Wood and Stephen Boegehold for a full day of great JAZZ!

Thursday, May 7, 2015 Canton, MI
The Paul Keller AT SUNDOWN Quartet - with Sarah D'Angelo, Steve Wood and Duncan McMillan - perform a special FREE concert from 7 till 9 PM at the Canton Public Library, 1200 South Canton Center Road. Call 734/397-6960.

Monday, June 8, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
The 15-piece Paul Keller Orchestra
performs tonight and EVERY Monday night from 7 till 10 PM at Zal Gaz Grotto, 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline) on the west side of Ann Arbor. PKO's special guest school band tonight is St. Clair Shores' Kennedy Middle School Jazz Band directed by Chris Kauffold. Saint Mary's Jazz Ensemble will perform a 30 minute set on PKO's break. $10 cover charge at the door pays the musicians. Good food and drinks at Zal Gaz Grotto. No steps, air conditioning, FREE PARKING and GREAT BIG BAND JAZZ!

Friday, June 12, 2015 Fremont, MI
Paul Keller performs with clarinet virtuoso Dave Bennett, pianist Tadd Weed, drummer Pete Siers and guitarist Hugh Leal at the Dogwood Performing Arts Center. 4734 South Campus Court, Freemont, MI 49412. Call 231/924-8885.

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EVERY MONDAY: The 15-piece Paul Keller Orchestra performs at Zal Gaz Grotto 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard on the west side of Ann Arbor (between Liberty and Pauline - across from the post office and next door to the Chrysler/Jeep dealership). NEW SHOWTIME is 7:00 PM till 9:45 PM. Great food and drinks! Ample, safe, and FREE Parking! Air-conditioning. No steps! Excellent acoustics. Friendly staff. $10.00 cover charge. Come and enjoy GREAT BIG BAND MUSIC every Monday night. It's a beloved Monday night TRADITION!

EVERY TUESDAY: Paul Klinger's Easy Street Jazz Band plays dixieland and traditional jazz from 5:30 PM till 8:30 PM at Zal Gaz Grotto located at 2070 W. Stadium Blvd. in Arbor, MI (halfway between Pauline Ave. and Jackson Ave.) Zal Gaz Grotto is on the NORTH side of Stadium Boulevard next to the Chrysler/Jeep dealership and across from the main Ann Arbor Post Office. Doors open at 4:00 PM. Full cash bar and good food available. $10.00 cover charge. Zal Gaz Grotto takes CASH ONLY (No credit cards).

Every Sunday Phil Ogilvie's Rhythm Kings perform at LIVE at PJ's in Ann Arbor from 5:00 PM till 8:00 PM. Phil Ogilvie's Rhythm Kings (PORK) is a 10-piece early jazz ensemble specializing in the music of Jelly Roll Morton and Duke Ellington. LIVE @ PJ's is located at First Street in downtown Ann Arbor.

 

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