Point Richmond Jazz is a concert series featuring the finest Jazz Violinists and other bowed string players from across the country. It ties place on the 4th Friday of every month, October to May at 201 Martina St., Point Richmond.
Introducing The Point Richmond Jazz String Quartet
February 24, 2017 7:30 PM
The all new Point Richmond Jazz String Quartet features the finest improvising string players in the Bay Area: Mark Summer, cello; Matthe Szemela and Phil Brezina, violins; Emily Onderdonk, viola
Point Richmond Jazz presents the Jacob Szekely Trio
April 28, 2017 7:30 PM
Jacob Szekely and his trio have created a unique musical tapestry that incorporates the richness of jazz improvisation, the structure of classical music and the edginess of rock into its own alchemy which Szekely calls rock chamber jazz. A risk taker who generally went with the first takes in the studio, hes created an album that expands the sonic culture of the cello and showcases the influences of classical, jazz, funk, rock and East Indian music.
Point Richmond Jazz presents the Ridgeway Trio featuring Evan Price, violin
May 26, 2017 7:30 PM
The Ridgeway Trio plays the classical repertoire as well as original compositions and latin and jazz standards. This is perhaps one of the finest genre-bending string ensembles ever, as the musicians are equally at home in classical and improvisational jazz styles.