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Saturday, October 22nd: Jazz & R&B Singer Cainan Grier *** SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!!

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Cainan Grier is a Jazz and R & B vocalist and pianist with roots grounded in classical, gospel, and world music styles. Originally from Miami, Florida, Cainan is an alumnus of Berklee College of Music where he studied under some of the greatest musicians of our time and has performed on stages with legendary vocalists […]

$34.00

Sunday, October 23rd: Legends of Jazz Presents The Life and Music of Miles Davis *** SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! **

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Legends of Jazz Series begins with a celebration of the music of trumpeter/composer Miles Davis. Justin Varnes and his quartet will guide guests–in engaging, narrative form– through the life of this iconic artist, as well as the impact that he had on the legacy of jazz. It’s like taking in a concert and taking a […]

$39.00

Thursday, October 27th: Open Mic Jam Hosted by Canadian Guitarist Bill Hart

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Have you tried Open Mic Jam at the Atlanta area’s #1 rated jazz club? It’s like Karaoke, but much, much better. Come out to to The Velvet Note and listen to or jam with our extraordinary house band, or take the stage all on your own. And come hungry and thirsty–we roll out our delicious […]

$20.00

Friday, October 28th: The Jonathan Kreisberg Trio

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

"He sure plays the HELL out of the guitar!" John Scofield SHOWTIMES: 7:30PM AND 9:30PM. Guitarist Jonathan Kreisberg has been steadily building his name as one of the most compelling composer/performers in Jazz.  Combining timeless melodicism with forward thinking lines and textures, His style and approach has created a strong following of fans and influenced […]

$44.00

Saturday, October 29th: Jazz and R&B Singer Robin Latimore *** SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! ***

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Robin started singing as a little girl for devotion at her mother’s  revival services and in church. “When your mom is the minister, you  don’t have a choice”. It was her parents who sparked her musical  interest. Her dad had a passion for traditional and contemporary  jazz as well as big band swing, and her […]

$37.00

Sunday, October 30th: Argentinian Star Gabriela Anders

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Gabriela Anders was born to music amidst the grace, paradox and tradition of  Argentina. Her father is a noted jazz saxophonist, her grandfather was a classical violinist, and her grandmother a piano teacher.  Gabriela studied classical guitar and piano at the Conservatory in Buenos Aires, but her father's jazz influence ultimately determined her musical direction.      […]

$39.0

November 4th & 5th: The Curtis Lundy Trio Featuring Cyrus Chestnut *** SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! ***

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY SHOWTIMES; 7:30pm and 9:30pm. Curtis Lundy is arguably one of the most prolific — in-demand bassists on the modern jazz scene — he is a disciple of the mainstream — straight ahead — hard bop school. Highly regarded for his robust, lyrical, ‘lead from the front’ approach to the acoustic bass — […]

$55.00

Sunday, November 6th: A Charitable, Encore Performance of The Curtis Lundy Trio Featuring Cyrus Chestnut

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

SHOWTIMES: 6:00pm and 8:00pm. For Reservations, call 855.5.VELVET. That's right--they're so stupendously tight that we're bringing them back for one...more...night! This is your last chance this weekend to catch Curtis Lundy, Cyrus Chestnut and Victor Jones again, even if you've already had your first delicious taste. The cost? That's completely up to you. Your donation […]

Free

Thursday, November 10th: Open Mic Jam Hosted by Guitarist Bill Hart

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Have you tried Open Mic Jam at the Atlanta area’s #1 rated jazz club? It’s like Karaoke, but much, much better. Come out to to The Velvet Note and listen to or jam with our extraordinary house band, or take the stage all on your own. And come hungry and thirsty–we roll out our delicious […]

$20.00

Saturday, November 12th: Sensational Jazz Singer Aja Nile Brimm

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Aja Nile Brimm is a classically trained, multi-genre singer from Atlanta, Georgia. She began studying music at the age of 8, starting with piano, then transitioning to voice before continuing on to play the guitar and ukulele. Aja graduated from Jackson State University in 2019 where she earned a Bachelor's in Music in Vocal Performance.  […]

$34.00

Sunday, November 13th: Legends of Jazz Presents the Music of Stan Getz

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Legends of Jazz Series begins with a celebration of the music of Stan Getz. Justin Varnes and his quartet will guide guests–in engaging, narrative form– through the life of this legendary saxophonist, as well as the impact that he had on the legacy of jazz. It’s like taking in a concert and taking a jazz […]

$39.00

Thursday, November 17th: Open Mic Jam Hosted by Randy Hoexter

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Have you tried Open Mic Jam at the Atlanta area’s #1 rated jazz club? It’s like Karaoke, but much, much better. Come out to to The Velvet Note and listen to or jam with our extraordinary house band, or take the stage all on your own. And come hungry and thirsty–we roll out our delicious […]

$20.00

Friday and Saturday, November 18th and 19th: Snarky Puppy’s MULTI-GRAMMY-WINNER Shaun Martin

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY SHOWTIMES: 7:30-9:00PM AND 9:30 - 11:00PM Multiple Grammy Award winner Shaun Martin is well known for his work with Kirk Franklin and as a key member of Snarky Puppy, his creative stamp can be heard on projects with musical legends Chaka Khan, Erykah Badu, Fred Hammond, Tamela Mann, Kim Burrell, God’s Property, […]

$54.00

Sunday, November 20th: A Celebration of Steely Dan’s Gaucho

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

TWO SHOWS: 7:00PM AND 9:00PM. The BadAsh Allstar Team (BAAT) celebrates their ninth year of bringing the music of Steely Dan to the Velvet Note!  Every year, BAAT has performed all of Steely Dan's 70s albums in their entirety, as well as a smattering of selections from the catalog.  This year, BAAT is featuring their […]

$35.00

Thursday, November 24th: Open Mic Jam Hosted by Club Owner Tamara Fuller

Yep, we're open on Thanksgiving night and you're welcomed. After the turkey, the fixings and the football, we here for an epic jam session. Bring your talent, bring your family, bring your instrument, bring your clapping hands, and join the fun. Hosted by club owner Tamara Fuller. And entry is only $5.00 per person-- our […]

$5.00

Saturday, November 26th: Singer Mercy Myra

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

SHOWTIME: 7:30PM AND 9:30PM. One of the most enjoyable entertainers anywhere! Definitely born to sing, Mercy Myra is lauded as Kenya’s leading female R&B artist, often viewed as a female pioneer in the Kenyan music scene. She made her mark in the industry with a string of hits from two successful CD releases: Taba Samu […]

$34.00

Sunday, November 27th: The Billy Thornton Band

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

ONE SHOW ONLY! Billy Thornton was brought up in a family of musicians in South Georgia, Tifton to be specific. In the midst of farms, pickup trucks, and country music, Billy and his brothers went against the grain, learning all of the alternative rock radio hits, playing them in any coffee shop that would let […]

$34.00

Friday, December 2nd: Tony Hightower’s Christmas

Singer/Songwriter Tony Hightower is taking up the mantle to be a bridge that ushers R&B audiences into Jazz…Real Jazz. With years of experience as a musical performer and actor with familiar roots that place him firmly within the music’s firmament, Atlanta-native Hightower is still just getting started on this benevolent turn in his journey. And he is bringing a lot […]

$39.00

Saturday, December 3rd: The Terence Harper Project

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Terence Harper is a jazz trumpeter who shares a legacy via large, musical family. He is a pillar of the jazz musician family of Atlanta, and travels the world leading bands and other musical projects. This Saturday night, he puts his own unique stamp on the music and the great band that joins him on […]

$39.00

Sunday, December 4th: LOJ Presents A Charlie Brown Christmas LIVE!!

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

The Velvet Note presents another segment of its eleventh series of Legends of Jazz, featuring the music of A Charlie Brown Christmas. As with the entire monthly Legends of Jazz series, The Justin Varnes Quartet will guide guests–in engaging, narrative form– through the life and music of this iconic holiday album of popular jazz music. […]

$39.00

Friday and Saturday, December 9th and 10th: The Legendary Larry Carlton’s FINAL WORLD TOUR

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

****Purchase Tickets Below**** 2022 is Larry Carlton's Final World Tour, and he's making a last stop at THE VELVET NOTE! The impressive career of jazz guitarist Larry Carlton dates back more than 30 years. During the 1970s and 1980s, Carlton served as a session player with some of the biggest and most respected names in […]

$139.00

JUST ADDED!! Saturday, December 10th @ 2:00pm: Larry Carlton’s Masterclass

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

The Masterclass of Masterclasses! Multi-GRAMMY award winner Larry Carlton sits down with friends and fans to talk turkey about...well, anything you'd like. He'll show you his ways, sign your merch, and discuss the ins and outs of longevity in the music business.

$49.00

Sunday, December 11th: The Andy Nevala Quartet

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

SHOWTIMES: 7:00pm and 9:00pm. As Director of Jazz Studies at Jacksonville State University, Dr. Andy Nevala currently directs the Downbeat Award Winning Jazz Ensemble I (2015), Jazz Ensemble III, Jazz Ensemble IV, the Latin Ensemble, oversees the Jazz Combo program, produces the annual Jazz Festival (in it's 11th year), and teaches Jazz piano lessons. As Director of Jazz […]

$39.00

Thursday, December 15th: Open Mic Jam Hosted by Singer/Actor Eric Moore

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Have you tried Open Mic Jam at the Atlanta area’s #1 rated jazz club? It’s like Karaoke, but much, much better. Come out to to The Velvet Note and listen to or jam with our extraordinary house band, or take the stage all on your own. And come hungry and thirsty–we roll out our delicious […]

$5.00

Sunday, December 18th: Jennifer Wrobleski’s Christmas Show *** SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! ***

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Here's your chance to really get into the Spirit of the Season! Join us for the holiday season afternoon performance of jazz singer Jennifer Wrobleski, featuring pianist Kevin Bales, bassist, Kevin Smith and drummer Ben Johnson. This festive afternoon features a menu of brunch fare, surprise gifts and a Christmas sing-a-long!

$29.00

Sunday Evening, December 18th: Christmas with Toni Byrd

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Join us for Christmas with award-winning singer and actress Toni Byrd, featuring Louis Heriveaux (piano), Kevin Smith (bass) and Charles Nesbitt, III (drums).

$34.00

Thursday, December 22nd: Open Mic Jam Hosted by Singer/Actor Eric Moore

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Have you tried Open Mic Jam at the Atlanta area’s #1 rated jazz club? It’s like Karaoke, but much, much better. Come out to to The Velvet Note and listen to or jam with our extraordinary house band, or take the stage all on your own. And come hungry and thirsty–we roll out our delicious […]

$5.00

Friday, December 23rd: Yolanda Rabun’s Songs of Holiday Cheer

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Backed by a flawless rhythm section, get in the spirit as National Recording Artist Yolanda Rabun performs her rendition of seasonal tunes during "Songs of Holiday Cheer" a signature show with a diverse holiday repertoire. You loved her four sold-out Velvet Note Nancy Wilson tribute performances in 2019, now let her rich contralto warm your heart with an evening […]

$39.00

Thursday, December 29th: Open Mic Jam Hosted by Actor/Singer Eric Moore *** SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! ***

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Have you tried Open Mic Jam at the Atlanta area’s #1 rated jazz club? It’s like Karaoke, but much, much better. Come out to to The Velvet Note and listen to or jam with our extraordinary house band, or take the stage all on your own. And come hungry and thirsty–we roll out our delicious […]

$5.00

Friday, December 30th: Groove Centric

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

SHOWTIMES: 7:30PM AND 9:30PM. Groove Centric is synonymous with melodic entertainment across genres.  Collectively, Groove Centric’s members have played with artists such as Malcolm Jamal-Warner, Monica, Musiq Soulchild, Jimmy Heath, India Arie,  Jeff Lorber, Oliver Lake, Mighty Blues Kings, Sonny Emory and Al Green to name a few. Their familiarity with a myriad of styles became […]

$39.00

Saturday, December 31st: New Years Eve Gala Featuring Master Percussionist Bradie Speller & Friends *** SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! ****

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

7:30pm – 1:00am. THIS is the place to be for an comfortable, upscale, yet enchanting evening of popular jazz and R&B, accompanied by delicious food, festive spirits and great conversation. Right in your own backyard–no need to comb the chilly streets of downtown to get your party on! Your ticket INCLUDES: – Concert tickets to […]

$79.00

Thursday, January 5th: Open Mic Jam Hosted by Trumpeter Terence Harper

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

 Open Mic is a little like Karaoke, but much, much better. Come out and listen to or jam with our extraordinary house band, or take the stage all on your own. This week, we've got acclaimed legacy trumpeter Terence Harper herding the cats, so you know it's gonna be hot! And come hungry and thirsty–we […]

$10.00

Friday, January 6th: Award-winning Jazz and R&B Singer/Actor Joyce Licorish

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

SHOWTIMES: 7:30PM AND 9:30PM . Joyce Licorish is a creative visionary with a unique ability for storytelling through writing, speaking, film and music.  She is a public speaker, voice actress, and vocalist known internationally and nationally for performing Jazz, R&B, Opera and Soul, she has been opener for Chaka, Babyface, Isleys, Boyz II Men and […]

$39.00

Saturday, January 7th: Jazz Fusion Guitarist Chris Blackwell

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

SHOWTIMES: 7:30PM & 9:30PM. Chris Blackwell is an Atlanta-based guitarist, song writer, producer and studio musician.  Born into a family of musicians, Chris began playing guitar at the age of 5 on his grandfather’s Gibson J-50 acoustic and has been playing professionally since he was 15.   Having grown up surrounded by a wide variety of […]

Sunday, January 8th: R&B Singer Robbie Danzie **** SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! ****

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

SHOWTIMES: 7:30PM AND 9:30PM. Robbie Danzie is an African-American, SAG-AFTRA, international singer, actress, songwriter and television/film content creator who's entertainment career spans some decades. Collectively, she's recorded more than a dozen projects on several labels as, the lead singer of Krystol (CBS/Epic girl group), Genai (vocal-guitar duo), featured vocalist for Masters of Funk, and, solo […]

$39.00

Special Event! Tuesday, January 10th: Zach Brock, Bob Lanzetti, and Keita Ogawa of Snarky Puppy

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

SHOWTIMES: 7:00pm and 9:00pm. These multi-GRAMMY award winners from Snarky Puppy are on their way to The Velvet Note, and you are invited! ZACH BROCK Critically acclaimed as the "pre-eminent improvising violinist of his generation," Zach Brock is an American jazz violinist and GRAMMY Award-winning member of Snarky Puppy. He has toured, recorded, and performed […]

$34.00

Thursday, January 12th: Open Mic Jam Hosted by Singer Cadyn Lexa

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Cadyn Lexa is hosting Open Mic Jam! This feisty and fabulous 16-year-old singer from Atlanta enjoys performing pop, rock, soul and jazz– music that allows her to express her emotions in her songs. Cadyn plays piano, and also sings covers and originals that she writes with friends and family.   This Thursday, she’ll continue the vibe […]

Friday, January 13th: Bill Hart’s Birthday Celebration Show *** SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! ***

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

We're so lucky! One of our absolute favorite artists--jazz fusion guitarist Bill Hart-- is celebrating his birthday, and we're here for it. Of course, he'll be joined his awesome, international band, and they'll be...cake! *** SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! ***

$34.00

Saturday & Sunday, January 14th & 15th: The Bernard Linnette Interactive

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Saturday Show Times: 7:30pm and 9:30pm Sunday Show Times: 7:00pm and 9:00pm A native of Norfolk, Virginia, Bernard's fascination with the resounding thunder of the drum set began at an early age. His legacy of playing percussion is rooted in his childhood, where he was the drummer for his church choir at age 9. Bernard […]

$37.00

Thursday, January 19th: Open Mic Jam Hosted by Trumpeter Terence Harper

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Open Mic is a little like Karaoke, but much, much better. Come out and listen to or jam with our extraordinary house band, or take the stage all on your own. This week, we’ve got acclaimed legacy trumpeter Terence Harper herding the cats, so you know it’s gonna be hot! And come hungry and thirsty–we […]

Friday and Saturday, January 20th & 21st: The Curtis Lundy Trio Featuring Pianist/Film Composer ELEW

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY SHOWTIMES: 7:30PM AND 9:30PM. What happens when you mix a legendary bassist, a vibrant, rock/jazz piano star with composer chops, and a GRAMMY winning drummer? The best show in town, of course. Join us! About Curtis Lundy Curtis Leon Lundy is an accomplished bassist of the younger generation of artists who are […]

Sunday, January 22nd: Legends of Jazz Presents the Music of Benny Golson

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Legends of Jazz Series begins with a celebration of the music of Benny Golson. Justin Varnes and his quartet will guide guests–in engaging, narrative form– through the life of this legendary tenor saxophonist, as well as the impact that he had on the legacy of jazz. It’s like taking in a concert and taking a […]

$39.00

Thursday, January 26th: Open Mic Jam Hosted by Trumpeter Terence Harper *** SOLD OUT! SOLD OUT! SOLD OUT! ***

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

Open Mic is a little like Karaoke, but much, much better. Come out and listen to or jam with our extraordinary house band, or take the stage all on your own. This week, we’ve got acclaimed legacy trumpeter Terence Harper herding the cats, so you know it’s gonna be hot! And come hungry and thirsty–we […]

Friday, January 27th: The Joe Alterman Trio *** SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! ***

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

SHOWTIMES: 7:30PM AND 9:30PM. Atlanta native Joe Alterman expresses a certain upbeat naivete, with a broad smile and bright eyes that make you feel welcome. One would not guess that this is a man hailed by greats; Ramsey Lewis describes his music as "happy music with tasty meat on the bones," Les McCann states "Joe's […]

$39.00

Saturday, January 28th: Guitarist Taylor Roberts *** SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!! SOLD OUT!!

The Velvet Note Main Stage 4075 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta

SATURDAY SHOWTIMES: 7:30PM AND 9:30PM The love affair began early, which may very well explain how Taylor Roberts' professional career is well into its third decade. Spanning as wide a range of influences as there are genres of music, Taylor Roberts has earned a reputation on the world map as a rising star. Although his […]

$39.00

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