Trumpets’ Broadway Show and Open Mic
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Trumpets' Broadway Show and Open Mic @ Trumpets Jazz Club and Restaurant | Montclair | New Jersey | United States

7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. 

7:00-8:30 Performance
8:45 p.m.  Jam
$10 pp music charge   (at door or online; reserved seats for tkts purchased online)  $7 pp minimum (food/drink)

Lee Tamboulian-piano
Christian Fabian-bass

Bring your instrument/voice and join  or just sit back and listen.

 Bring your the sheet music, preferably in  your key. This is a Broadway Jam, so
sing a few Broadway tunes! Remember that some of our favorite jazz standards
began as tunes in Broadway shows!
 We will have a list for singers/instrumentalists to sign. Please include your title and key.
This is going to a be a fun evening for performers and members of the audience!
 This event is produced by Trumpets in collaboration with Bossanova Music.
Pucci Amanda Jhones Quartet
Jun 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Pucci Amanda Jhones Quartet @ Trumpets Jazz Club and Restaurant | Montclair | New Jersey | United States
$20 prepaid online tickets   $22 pp tickets at door 
$12 pp  minimum (food/drink)
Pucci Amanda Jhones
Joseph Tranchina, piano
Paul Beaudry, bass
Bobby Sanabria, drums
Pucci Amanda Jhones is magical! She captures your attention in the style of which she tells a story through song. 
PAJ is a graduate from the New School, with a Bachelors of Fine Arts Degree in Classical and Contemporary Music.
In past years she has had the pleasure of sharing the bandstand with such greats as Dizzy, Kenny Barron, Freddie Hubbard, Jacky Terrasson, Cindy Blackman Santana and Reggie Workman.
As a well-respected vocalist, PAJ has performed internationally for many years in several major venues throughout the world.
The Renaissance Jazz club in Kuala Lumpur, the Half Note Jazz Club in Athens Greece, the Q. Jazz club in Istanbul and the Park Hyatt Jazz club in Tokyo Japan.
 In 2011 PAJ performed in Russian on a nonstop 20 cities sold-out tour where she received overwhelming reviews as the featured vocalist with the Daniel Kramer Trio. From 2011-2015 She had the pleasure of performing as the featured singer with Randy Cannon Trio  at the Jazz  Sheraton Grande Jazz Living Room in Bangkok.
You may have had the pleasure of seeing one of her performances at Feinstein’s, Blue Note, Kitano Hotel, or uptown at the Lenox Lounge in Harlem. Last summer Pucci and her quartet were part of the Central Park summer stage concert series.
Listen closely to her highly original voice as she takes liberties with tempo and lines, while maintaining the integrity of the composition. The eyes and ears together can relish one of Manhattan’s great Jazz vocalists while seeing her 
Ty Stephens & SoulJaazz
Jun 22 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Ty Stephens & The SoulJaazz

2 sets:  8 p.m. & 10 p.m.
$25 pp music charge $12 pp minimum (food/drink)

Ty Stephens – Vocals
tba – Bass
Robert “R.T.” Taylor – Guitar
Richard A. Cummings, Jr. – Piano
tba – Drums

Born and raised in Philadelphia, Ty Stephens is an award-winning singer/songwriter, entertainer and recording artist (Grand Prize Winner Jazzmobile/Anheuser-Busch Solo Jazz Vocalist Competition, NYC, 2006, and First Place Winner R&B/Blues Category of the International Songwriting Competition 2002 for “Somethin’ Strange”), co-writer and original cast of “From My Hometown,” co-writer/production, choreographer and star of the long-running “Shades Of Harlem” revue show, and co-writer/production, choreographer and currently starring in the new off-Broadway hit “On Kentucky Avenue” (Songbirds Unlimited Productions/StepForward Entertainment).

He has appeared on Broadway in the original productions of “Sophisticated Ladies” and “Marilyn, An American Fable”. He has recorded with industry legends Harry Belafonte, Peggi Lee, dance music icon Dan Hartmann, disco pioneer Nile Rogers (“Beevis & Butthead”), master drummer Baba Olatunji, renowned trumpeter Chuck Mangione, singer Gwen McCrae, Def Jam premier artist Alyson Williams, among others.

Ty studied dance and performed with John Hines Dance Theatre (Philadelphia), in New York at the Alvin Ailey School, The Rod Rodgers Dance Co., Fred Benjamin Dance Co., Chamber Dance Ensemble, and has also appeared in “The Wiz” (summer stock) and “The Genius of Ray Charles” (Spirit Productions – London, (UK), Lyon (France), Mumbai (India), Niagara Falls (Canada)), to name a few.

He has also starred in numerous TV & radio commercials, including KMart, AT&T, Burger King, McDonald’s, Yugo cars, Colt 45 Malt Liquor (with Billy Dee Williams), Mars Bars (with Luke Perry), Crystal Light, SOS Soap Pads, and many more.

Ty appears regularly in Russia as a guest artist with Russian drummer Oleg Butman’s jazz trio and sax great Igor Butman’s Big Band. He celebrated his fifth tour of Japan with superstar Toshi Kubota’s 25 Anniversary “Gold Skool” tour 2011-2012 and a sixth tour, “L.O.K.,” in 2015!

With his band (the) SoulJaazz, Ty has spent six seasons at the world famous Sporting Club in Monte Carlo as the Sporting Orchestra and enjoyed four tours of eastern Russia through the U.S. State Department and The Vladivostok Philharmonic, and most recently, a second tour of Busan, Korea, also with the U.S. State Department.

Ty’s original recordings include “Aquarian Mind,” “Deeper In Fantasy” and “Musichameleon”, plus the brand-new “Good Medicine”. The band is currently completing two new releases: a spiritual LP and a standard jazz CD.

Jun 23 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Sunday, JUNE 23, 2019 Matinee 3:00 pm-6:30 pm Reservations Strongly Suggested Advance Tickets/ On Line $15

Performing Artists: Carrie Jackson, Barbara Hassenfeld, Patricia Walton, Herb Glenn, Doug Donovan, Sherry Gibson, Carmen Diggs-Pinto, Bob DeBenedette Trio w/ Destiny Diggs-Pinto, bass, Gordon Lane, drums

John Ehlis Quartet
Jun 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
John Ehlis Quartet @ Trumpets Jazz Club and Restaurant | Montclair | New Jersey | United States

2 sets:  7:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.
$10 pp prepaid tickets  $12 pp music charge  $7 pp minimum (food/drink)

John Ehlis Quartet

John Ehlis (guitar)

Craig Yaremko (woodwinds)

Takashi Otsuka (bass) 

Craig Levine (drums).

John Ehlis Quartet


Guitarist and multi-instrumentalist John Ehlis blends the sounds of many cultures into his own style, one that is as rich, as it is varied.


Ehlis has been joined on the stage at Trumpets for the past ten years with dynamic range of artists, from saxophonists Oliver Lake and John Tchicai, to vocalists Loire Cotler and Olivia Foschi, frame drummers Glen Velez and Glen Fittin, Danish drummer Kresten Osgood, Spanish cellist Amalia Chueca, Finnish saxophonist Mikko Innanen and many others.

A dynamic performer on all saxophones, flutes and clarinets Craig Yaremko is a broad-minded and talented musician.  He has performed alongside jazz artists Geri Allen, Helio Alves, Jerry Bergonzi, Don Braden, Paulo Braga, Randy Brecker, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Candido, Jimmy Cobb, Paquito D’Rivera, and Ray Vega, as well as with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, New York City Symphony, and has backed-up such artists as Clay Aiken, Frankie Avalon, Aretha Franklin, Johnny Mathis and Frankie Valli.

Takashi Otsuka studied bass with Lincoln Goines, Jay Anderson, David Finck and Louis Kozma, composition and arranging with Herb Pomeroy, Bob Freedman and Ken Pullig, and improvisation theory with Gary Burton at Berklee College of Music.

He has performed with various artists such as Boston Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Seiji Ozawa, The Boys Choir of Harlem, Ben E. King, Swing Express under the direction of Bill Conway, Composer’s Workshop Big Band under the direction of Mike Treni, Latin Jazz Orchestra under the direction of Victor Rendon, Don Sebesky, Bob Mintzer, Charles McPherson, Marion Meadows, Lew Solof, Ted Curson, Claudio Roditi, Jon Faddis, Steve Turre, Slide Hampton, Norman Simmons, Andy Bey, Larry Coryell, Vic Juris, John Hart, Bob Devos, Ron Affif, Pete Levin, Jack Walrath, Billy Hart, Eliot Zigmund and many more.

Craig Levine has been tooling around on the drums, mainly in between his many endeavors since he was in junior high school.  Craig has played in various big bands, and small groups, ranging from jazz to rock, to a hybrid blend of klezmer with punk.  He lives in Montclair.





Brazilian Night and Classic Bossa Nova with the Bossa Nova Quintet
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
$7 pp online music charge   $10 pp at door

Join us for a night of Classic Bossa Nova and Originals:

Yashmin Abler-vocals
Enrico Granafei-vocals/ guitar/harmonica
Kristine Massari-vocals
Larry Corban-guitar
Christian Fabian-bass

Hang out at Trumpets’  Brazilian Night! Regular a la carte menu and specials also available for food/drink orders.