Upcoming Dates

 

october 2017

Lavender Blue Restaurant Lounge - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA  90305 - SUNDAYS - October 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th-  7:00pm - 10:00pm

The Parker Room - 1358 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028 - TUESDAYS, October 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st - 8:30pm-11:30pm

The LightHouse Cafe - Hermosa Beach - 30 Pier Avenue Hermosa Beach, CA 90254 - October 4th - WEDNESDAY NIGHT HAPPY HOUR - 6:00PM - 9:00pm

ALBUM RELEASE PARTY !! - "For The Love of You"  WJ3 Records- October 5th   Vitello's Upstairs Supper Club - 4349 Tujunga Ave., Studio City, CA 91604                         ONE SET ONLY - 8:00pm - $20 online - $30 at the door. No online purchase available the day of the event. YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS IT. Special gifts of appreciation for your support of Jacques and Live music...see FB for more details.

The Whisper Restaurant & Lounge - 189 The Grove Dr F90b, Los Angeles, CA 90036 - October 6th- 7:00pm - 10:00pm

W/ The Paul Mc Donald Big Band - Lavender Blue Restaurant Lounge - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA  90305 -  October 26th - 7:00pm

September 2017

Lavender Blue Restaurant Lounge - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA  90305 - SUNDAYS - September 10th, 17th, 24th6th-  7:00pm - 10:00pm

The Parker Room - 1358 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028 - TUESDAYS, September 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th - 8:30pm-11:30pm

The World Stage - 4321 Degnan Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90008 - Saturday, September 9, 2017 with Tiffany Austin - 9:00pm -11:59pm - Cover $20

Cafe Stritch - 374 South First St., San Jose, CA - Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 8:30pm - 11:30pm.

The Black Cat - 400 Eddy St, San Francisco, CA 94109 - Friday, September 15, 2017 - 10:00pm - Cover $15

Hillside Club - Berkeley, Ca - 2286 Cedar St, Berkeley, CA 94709 - Saturday, September 16, 2017 - The 2017 Buddy Montgomery Jazz Legacy Awards - Jacques Lesure awarded - Most Influential Jazz Guitarist - 7:00pm - 10:00pm - $40

The Whisper Restaurant & Lounge - 189 The Grove Dr F90b, Los Angeles, CA 90036 - September 20, 2017 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Friday Night Jazz @ Post and Beam Restaurant - 3767 Santa Rosalia Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90008 - FRIDAYS, September 22nd and September 29nd - 7:30pm.

AUGUST 2017

Bar Fedora with Louis Van Taylor- 710 W 1st St, Los Angeles, CA 90012 - Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 2 Sets:  7:30p- 9:00p//  9:30p - 11:00p- Tickets:  $15 general --  $20 reserved seating.

Kappa Castle Jazz Festival - 1846 Crenshaw Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90019, (323) 737-5960 Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 3:00pm

Lavender Blue Restaurant Lounge - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA  90305 - SUNDAYS - August 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th -  7:00pm - 10:00pm

The Parker Room - 1358 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028 - Tuesdays, August 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd. On August 29th - A Celebration of the birth of Charlie Parker featuring Devon Daniels (Sax), Marvin "Smitty" Smith (drums), Eric Revis (Bass). All dates - 8:30pm - 11:30pm.

Lavender Blue Restaurant Lounge - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA  90305 - Friday, August 4th - Blues Jam

Private Party - August 5th

We Olive and Wine Bar -32 E Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91105 - Friday, August 11th - 5:00pm-8:00pm

july 2017

Mason Tavern - Atlanta, GA - 9pm- 12am Friday, June 30th and Saturday, July 1st

Kuumbwa Jazz Center - 320 Cedar St., Santa Cruz, CA w/ Cesar Frazier Jazz Organ Quartet - July 6th

The Sound Room - 2147 Broadway, Oakland, CA w/ Cesar Frazier Jazz Organ Quartet - July 7th

Cafe Stritch - 374 South First St., San Jose, CA w/ Cesar Frazier Jazz Organ Quartet - July 8th

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA  90305 - SUNDAYS - July 16th, 23rd,  30th -  7:00pm - 10:00pm

The Parker Room - 1358 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028 - Tuesdays, July 11th, 18th, 25th - 8:30pm-11:30pm

june 2017

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA  90305 - SUNDAYS - June 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, -  7:00pm - 10:00pm

The Parker Room - 1358 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028 - Tuesdays, June 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th - 8:30pm-11:30pm

Seven Grand - 515 West 7th Street, Ste 300, Downtown LA, Ca 90014 - June 1st w/ Jamelle Yahya Adisa - 10:00pm - 1:00am

Jazz at LACMA (Los Angeles County Museum of Art - 5905 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90036 - June 2nd - 6:00pm

Rush Street - 9546 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232 - Wednesday - June 14th - 8:00pm-11:00pm

Vibrato w/ Duane Eubanks - 2930 Beverly Glen Circle, Los Angeles, CA 90077 - June 15th - 8:00pm

Private Party - Lavender Blue - June 24th

Mason Tavern - June 30th - July 1st - ATL, Georgia with Gary Motley, Delbert Felix, Dave Potter

LIVING LEGEND FOUNDATION Jazzabration- Morningside UCC - 8722 Crenshaw Boulevard Inglewood, CA 90305- June 25th - 5:00pm - 700pm

may 2017

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA  90305 - SUNDAYS - May 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th, -  7:00pm - 10:00pm

Alice's Jazz and Cultural Society - Washington DC - May 3rd - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Smoke Jazz & Supper Club - New York City - sets 7:00pm, 9:00pm, & 10:30pm

april 2017 - JAZZ APPRECIATION MONTH

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA  90305 - SUNDAYS - April 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th-  7:00pm - 10:00pm

The Parker Room - 1358 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028 - Tuesday, April 4th - 8:30pm - 11:30pm

Rush Street - 9546 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232 - Wednesdays - April 5th - 6:00pm-9:00pm

Honoring Kenny Burrell - California Jazz Foundation Annual Gala - April 8th - 6:00pm

The LightHouse Cafe, Hermosa Beach - 30 Pier Avenue Hermosa Beach, CA 90254 - April 15th - SATURDAY BRUNCH - 11:00am - 2:30pm

Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center - 4305 Degnan Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90008 with Dawn Lett - April 2nd - 3:00pm

MARCH 2017

Private Party Morning Brunch - Palm Springs, CA

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA     90305 - SUNDAYS - March 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th  -  6:30pm - 10:00pm

The LightHouse Cafe, Hermosa Beach - 30 Pier Avenue Hermosa Beach, CA 90254  - La La Land Celebration - March 10, 207 - 7:00pm

Shutters On The Beach - 1 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90405 - March 15, 2017 - 6:00pm

The Marines' Memorial Theater  - 609 Shutter Street, San Francisco, CA - March 25, 2017   8:00pm

february 2017

Jazz at The MERC - 4205 Main St., Temecula, CA 92590 - February 9th-  7:30pm

Casa Del Mar Lounge - February 17, 2017 - 6:00pm

Black History Performance - Angeles Mesa Library  - February 23rd - 2700 West 52nd Street, LA, Ca 90043 - 6:00pm

Dolo Coker Foundation Young Musician's Clinic - Foshay Learning Center - February 25, 2017 - FREE ENTRANCE for all young musicians. Email Jacques under CONTACTS for more details.

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA     90305 - SUNDAYS - February 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th  -  6:30pm - 10:00pm

JANUARY 2017

Jazz Connect Conference - January 4th and 5th - NYC

APAP Convention January 6th - 10th - NYC

Black-Eyed Sally's - 350 Asylum St, Hartford, CT 06103 - 8:00pm

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA     90305    SUNDAYS - January 15th, 22nd, 29th-  6:30pm - 10:00pm

december 2016

NON-STOP BIRTHDAY WEEKEND EVENTS.... HAPPY BIRTHDAY JACQUES LESURE  - The LightHouse Cafe, Hermosa Beach - 30 Pier Avenue Hermosa Beach, CA 90254  - Saturday, December 17th  with Trumpeter, Duane Eubanks - 11:00am - 2:00pm

Birthday JAM!! with Duane Eubanks  LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA  90305 - December 18th - 6:30p

Blue Whale Jazz with Duane Eubanks - Weller Court Plaza 3rd Floor 123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St. Suite 301  Los Angeles CA 90012 - December 19th - 7:00pm

november 2016

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA     90305    SUNDAYS - November 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th-  6:30pm - 10:00pm

Atlanta, Georgia - November 8th - 12th - MD for stage play "These Walls"

Private Party - November 14th

october 2016

The "No Nonsense Jam Session" is Back!! MONDAY NIGHTS - 9:00PM - 12:00AM        LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA     90305  - October 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st. 

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA     90305    SUNDAYS - October 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th-  6:30pm - 10:00pm

Sunday Brunch at Post and Beam Restaurant - 3767 Santa Rosalia Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90008 Every Sunday in OCTOBER Starting October 9th from 12:00noon - 3:00pm

Jazz on the Lawn - Saturday, October 8th from 1:00pm - 6:00pm - a benefit for Women & Children First Program. 4290 Don Mariano Drive, Baldwin Hills Estates - VIP Tickets $75 per person (includes dinner) - General Admission $40 per person - inglewoodtickets.com.

SEPTEMBER 2016

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA     90305    SUNDAYS - September 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th   6:00pm - 10:00pm

BAR FEDORA- 710 W 1st St  -  Los Angeles, CA 90012  (213) 617-2533 - 7:00pm

august 2016

Sunday Brunch at Post and Beam Restaurant - 3767 Santa Rosalia Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90008 Every Sunday in August from 12noon - 3:00pm

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA     90305    SUNDAYS - August 14th, 21st, 28th

The LightHouse Cafe - Hermosa Beach - 30 Pier Avenue Hermosa Beach, CA 90254           Saturday, August 27th 11:00am - 2:00pm

july 2016

Live at Aldabella Winery w/ Jonathan Karrant and John B. Williams - 31111 Via Colinas, Westlake Village, CA 91362  -  July 1st -  8:00am

Sunday Best Jazz Series - Maverick's Flat - 4225 Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90008 July 3rd  -  6:00pm

LIVING LEGEND FOUNDATION Taco Tuesday-  LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90305   -  Tuesday, July 12th  -  7:00pm

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE   -  3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90305     SUNDAYS - July 17th, 24th, and 31st 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Jazz at The MERC - Temecula, CA - July 21st  -  7:30pm

Cafe Stritch - San Jose, CA 95113  - July 23rd  - 8:30pm

Soulful Wednesdays at Xen LOUNGE -  10628 Ventura Blvd., Studio City, CA 91604  July 27th  -  7:30pm

Juneteenth Celebration w/ Ron Meyer  - Private Event  -  July 30th

SeaBird Jazz Lounge with Jeff Robinson  -  730 East Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90802 July 30th  -  9:00pm

Living Legend Foundation Private Event -  LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90305  -  July 31st-  6:00pm

june 2016

The LightHouse Cafe - Hermosa Beach - 30 Pier Avenue Hermosa Beach, CA 90254             Friday, June 3rd  - 6:00pm

LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE   -  3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90305     EVERY SUNDAY IN JUNE -  June 5th, June 12th, June 19th, June 26th  -    6:00pm - 10:00pm

LIVING LEGEND FOUNDATION Taco Tuesday-  LAVENDER BLUE RESTAURANT LOUNGE - 3311 West Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90305                                                                        Tuesday, June 7th  -  7:00pm

Dazzle Restaurant and Lounge - 930 Lincoln Street Denver, CO 80203 - In collaboration with the JEKL STEAM Foundation  -   Wednesday, June 15th - 6:00pm

North Coast Brewing Company - Brewery Taproom, 444 North Main Street - Fort Bragg, CA 95437  -   June 17th   -   6:30pm  and 9:00pm