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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
Paul Kellerplays from 7 till 11 PM with vocalist Susan Chastain 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, March 28, 2015 Farmington, MI
Paul Keller plays with vocalist Meri Slaven at Page's Restaurant, 23621 Farmington Road. Call 248/477-0099. Great food and drinks at Page's. Free parking!

Friday, April 3, 2015 - Ann Arbor, MI
Multi-saxophonist Doug Horn, vibraphonist Cary Kocher and string bassist Paul Keller perform straight-ahead, swinging jazz from 7 till 10 PM at Zal Gaz Grotto No. 34, 2070 W. Stadium Boulevard (between Liberty and Pauline). Good food and drinks at Zal Gaz Grotto. Free Parking. $10 cover charge. Students are free.

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

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.

Friday, May 8, 2015 Royal Oak, MI
Paul Keller plays from 7 till 11 PM with vocalist Kathy Kosins at Onyx, 208 W. Fifth Street, Royal Oak, 48067. No cover charge! Great food and drinks at Onyx. Call Onyx at 248/ 543-6911.

Thursday, May 21, 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.

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!

Wednesday, June 10 and Thursday, June 11, 2015 Grosse Pointe Farms, MI
Paul Keller performs from 6 till 9 PM with pianist Phil Kelly and drummer Sean Dobbins at the Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe, 97 Kercheval. Call for reservations: 313.882-5299. Check out www.dirtydogjazz.com

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.

Sunday, June 14, 2015 Ann Arbor, MI
Paul Keller and Friends perform from 2-4 PM at Babs' Underground for a special UM Aphasis Awareness Gala.

Saturday, June 20, 2015 E. Lansing, Mi
Paul Keller performs with guitarists Randy Napoleon, Peter Bernstein and Dave Stryker at the East Lansing Summer Solstice Jazz Festival. Check out www.eljazzfest.com

Tuesday, July 7, 2013 Manistee, MI
The Paul Keller AT SUNDOWN Quintet (featuring vocalist/clarinetist Sarah D'Angelo, pianist Duncan McMillan, saxophonist Steve Wood and drummer Stephen Boegehold) performs from 7 till 9:15 PM at First Street Beach for the Manistee ShoreLine ShowCase. Rain venue: Douglas Park Lions Pavillion.

Wednesday, July 8, 2013 Pentwater, MI
The Paul Keller AT SUNDOWN Quintet (featuring vocalist/clarinetist Sarah D'Angelo, pianist Duncan McMillan, saxophonist Steve Wood and drummer Stephen Boegehold) performs from 7 till 11 PM at Gull Landing, 438 S. Hancock. Call 231/869-4215.

Thursday, July 9, 2013 Cadillac, MI
The Paul Keller AT SUNDOWN Quintet (featuring vocalist/clarinetist Sarah D'Angelo, pianist Duncan McMillan, saxophonist Steve Wood and drummer Stephen Boegehold) performs from 7 till 9:15 PM at Rotary Pavillion.

Friday, July 10, 2013 Reed City, MI
The Paul Keller AT SUNDOWN Quintet (featuring vocalist/clarinetist Sarah D'Angelo, pianist Duncan McMillan, saxophonist Steve Wood and drummer Stephen Boegehold) performs from 7 till 9:15 PM at Rambadt Park, "Crossroads Picnic Showcase" (1/2 mile east of US-131 and US-10).

Saturday, July 11, 2013 Baldwin, MI
The Paul Keller AT SUNDOWN Quintet (featuring vocalist/clarinetist Sarah D'Angelo, pianist Duncan McMillan, saxophonist Steve Wood and drummer Stephen Boegehold) performs from 7 till 9:15 Wenger Pavillion, "Sounds Of The Forest". M-37 at US-10. Check out www.baldwinsummerconcerts.org.

Sunday, July 12, 2013 Pentwater, MI
The Paul Keller AT SUNDOWN Quintet (featuring vocalist/clarinetist Sarah D'Angelo, pianist Duncan McMillan, saxophonist Steve Wood and drummer Stephen Boegehold) performs from 7 till 11 PM at Gull Landing, 438 S. Hancock. Call 231/869-4215.

Friday, Jul;y 24 and Saturday, July 25, 2015 Beaver Island, MI
Paul Keller, Pete Siers and pianist Terry Lower perform at Bach On Beaver. Check out www.beaverisland.org/events/baroque-on-beaver

Friday, August 7, 2015 Lansing, MI
The 15-piece Paul Keller Orchestra performs from 8 till 10 PM at the Lansing Jazz Festival. Check out mfea.org/event/lansing-jazzfest

Friday, August 14 through Sunday, August 16, 2015 Beaver Island, MI
Paul Keller, Pete Siers, and pianists Mr. B and James Dapogny perform several sets over three days at the First Annual Beaver Island Jazz Festival.

Friday, September 25; Saturday, September 26; and Sunday, September 27, 2015 Aurora, CO
Paul Keller performs with pianist Jeff Barnhart for Summit Jazz Foundation. Check out www.summitjazz.org/

Friday, September 27, 2013 Aurora, CO
Paul Keller performs with clarinetist Allan Vache, drummer Butch Miles, pianist John Sheridan and vibraphonist Matt Hoffman for the Summit Jazz Foundation. Check out www.summitjazz.org/. This year's concerts will be held at Red Lion Southeast, 3200 South Parker Road, Aurora, CO 80014.

Saturday, November 7, 2015 Southfield, MI
The 15-piece Paul Keller Orchestra performs from 1 till 4 PM at Shield's of Southfield for the bi-monthly jazz concert series sponsored by the Greater Detroit Jazz Society. $10 cover charge. Good food and drinks at Shield's, 25101 Telegraph Road, just north of Ten Mile Road.

Wednesday, November 11 through Saturday, November 21, 2015 Fort Lauderdale, FL
Paul Keller joins clarinetist Allan Vache, cornetist Warren Vache, guitarist Bucky Pizzarelli, saxophonist Houston Person, vibraphonist John Cocuzzi, pianist Jeff Phillips and many more great jazzers for Jazz Fest At Sea cruise on the MSC Divina for 10 days and nights cruising the southern Caribbean Sea. Check out www.jazzfestatsea.com.

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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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