Ruel Joyce and Jazz Recital Series

Recital Series-Spring 2019

Noon on Mondays and Tuesdays, September 1, 2018 - May 6, 2019 | Recital Hall in the Carlsen Center (except where noted)

Free Admission

Limited reserved parking is available for all the Jazz recitals.


Both the Ruel Joyce Recital and Jazz Series are beginning their 30th year at JCCC. The performances last 50 minutes and are free and open to the public on a first-come, first seated basis.


All events are located in the Carlsen Center Recital Hall, *except where noted. 

Spring 2019 Ruel Joyce Series - Mondays at noon 
Feb. 18 Chiafei Lin, violin
Pei-Chun Liao, piano
Feb. 25
*Polsky Theatre
Lyric Opera Resident Artists
Mar. 4 No Bow Tie
John Svoboda, guitar
Sky Smeed, guitar
Mar. 11
*Polsky Theatre
Thomas Rosenkranz, piano
Mar. 18 Cello Quartet
Mar. 25 Aeolian Effect
Nancy Clark, flute
Roseanne Gortenburg, harp
Apr. 1 Gerald Trimble and Jambaroque
Apr. 8 Ho Anthony Ahn, cello
Kurt Knecht, piano

Spring 2019 Jazz Series - Tuesdays at noon

Feb. 26
*Polsky Theatre
Midnight Blue Jazz Quartet
Mar. 5

Matt Villinger Trio
Mar. 12
*Polsky Theatre
Doug Talley Quartet
Mar. 19
*Polsky Theatre
OJT
Mar. 26

Jason Goudeau Quartet
Apr. 2 JCCC Faculty Jazz Quintet
Apr. 9 Jerry Hahn, guitar
Danny Embrey, guitar