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The Velvet Note

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#WomxnCrush Music On Tour: Spotlight On Atlanta

Thursday August 20, 2020 08:00 pm EDT
WomxnCrush Music (#WCM), a non-profit arts organization dedicated to creating opportunities for rising womxn songwriters, has announced that it will be taking its nationwide virtual tour to the S. Florida/ Atlanta region Thursday, August 20 at 8 PM ET with its “WomxnCrush Music On Tour: Spotlight On...
Cost: $20

Eric Reed

Friday February 28, 2020 07:30 pm EST
Categories: Nightlife

When you think of hard-driving swing, daring expression, sophistication and elegance in artistry, formidable technique and a thunderous sound, there are only a small handful of pianists you think of and one of them is most assuredly Eric Reed!

Cost: $44

The Music of Wayne Shorter's Speak No Evil

Sunday February 23, 2020 07:30 pm EST
Categories: jazz As with the entire Legends of Jazz series, The Justin Varnes Quartet will guide guests–in engaging, narrative form– through the life of this great American saxophonist, composer and member of Art Blakey's Messengers, as well as the influence of his great album work Speak No Evil. ...
Cost: $29

Special EFX ft. Chieli Minucci

Friday February 21, 2020 07:30 pm EST
Categories: jazz Guitarist, composer, and arranger Chieli Minucci is longtime leader of the Grammy nominated jazz fusion group SPECIAL EFX featuring Chieli Minucci, a major force on the jazz and world music scene for over 35 years. Chieli has just recently released his 35th anniversary CD All Stars ...
Cost: $49

BR Jazz

Sunday February 16, 2020 07:00 pm EST
Categories: Jazz

BRJazz is a band based out of Atlanta, Georgia and formed by a group of musicians with different nationalities.

BR Jazz provides a taste of brazilian jazz & funk. The music allows us to connect and communicate with each other regardless of where we come from or what language we sp...
Cost: $25-$32

KCL: Krantz, Carlock & Lefebvre

Saturday February 15, 2020 07:30 pm EST
KCL, the iconic, genre-bending powerhouse trio led by visionary guitaristWayne Krantzand featuring drummerKeith Carlock(Steely Dan, Sting, John Mayer) and bassistTim Lefebvre(Tedeschi Trucks Band,David Bowie), held a Thursday-night residency at NYC’s 55 Bar throughout the first decade of the new mil...
Cost: $99

Yellowjackets

Friday February 14, 2020 06:00 pm EST
Categories: Valentine's Day

Seventeen-time Grammy-nominated jazz fusion band, the Yellowjackets, return to Georgia and kick-off their 2020 season on Valentine’s Day, Friday, February 14, 2020, from 6:00 to 10:30 pm at The Legacy Theater, located at 12150 Morris Road, Alpharetta, GA 30005.

Come and...
Cost: $89-$125

Laura Coyle & Trey Wright at the Velvet Note

Friday February 7, 2020 07:30 pm EST
1 SHOW ONLY: 7:30pm In their Velvet Note debut, the Laura Coyle and Trey Wright duo will be performing their unique interpretations on classic jazz standards by Cole Porter, Gershwin and more, along with Brazilian jazz favorites by Antonio Carlos Jobim and Jorge Ben.They create a unique and eclectic...
Cost: $32.00

The Atlanta Brass Cats present A Tribute to Chicago

Saturday October 26, 2019 09:30 pm EDT
The 2019 CL BOA Readers Picks for Best Rock Band and Best Dance Band, The Atlanta Brass Cats present their widely acclaimed Tribute to Chicago at the The Velvet Note, the 2019 CL BOA Best Jazz Club, on October 25 and 26 with two shows each night. Hear the greatest hits of the iconic American band C...
Cost: $34

The Atlanta Brass Cats present A Tribute to Chicago

Saturday October 26, 2019 07:30 pm EDT
The Atlanta Brass Cats, 2019 CL Best of Atlanta Readers Picks for both Best Rock Band and Best Dance Band, return to The Velvet Note, 2019 CL BOA Readers Pick Best Jazz Club, with their widely acclaimed Tribute to Chicago on Oct. 25 and 26 with shows at 7:30 and 9:30 pm on each night. Enjoy the grea...
Cost: $34

The Atlanta Brass Cats present A Tribute to Chicago

Friday October 25, 2019 09:30 pm EDT
The Atlanta Brass Cats, 2019 CL Best of Atlanta Readers Picks for both Best Rock Band and Best Dance Band, return to The Velvet Note, 2019 CL BOA Readers Pick Best Jazz Club, with their widely acclaimed Tribute to Chicago on Oct. 25 and 26 with shows at 7:30 and 9:30 pm on each night. Enjoy the grea...
Cost: $34

The Brass Cats present A Tribute to Chicago

Friday October 25, 2019 07:30 pm EDT
The Atlanta Brass Cats, 2019 CL Best of Atlanta Readers Picks for both Best Rock Band and Best Dance Band, return to The Velvet Note, 2019 CL BOA Readers Pick Best Jazz Club, with their widely acclaimed Tribute to Chicago on Oct. 25 and 26 with shows at 7:30 and 9:30 pm on each night. Enjoy the grea...
Cost: $34

Andrew Kreitner Group

Sunday July 28, 2019 07:00 pm EDT
Andrew Kreitner is a saxophonist and educator from Atlanta, Georgia. While still young, he has enjoyed a wide array of performance opportunities. Andrew has received state-wide recognition as a member of the Georgia Music Educators Association All-State Jazz Band and a Governor’s Honors Program Jazz...
Cost: $25.00

These Crowded Streets Presents Live At Luther College: A Tribute to Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds

Sunday July 29, 2018 07:00 pm EDT
These Crowded Streets, Tribute to Dave Matthews Band and other great 90’s Jam Bands performs as a duo recreating Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds’ well-loved ‘Live at Luther College Album’. These Crowded Streets Duo consists of Dustin Cottrell on guitars and vocals and Cameron Allen on guitar and voca...
Cost: $15

Saxophonist Daniel Bennett

Saturday August 20, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
New York saxophonist Daniel Bennett performs his Georgia CD release concert. The band was recently voted Best New Jazz Group" in New York City Hot House Magazine."
Cost: $24

Virginia Schenck

Thursday August 11, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Come enjoy a relaxed evening of jazz with acclaimed local vocalist, Virginia Schenck.
Cost: $24

Toni Byrd At The Velvet Note

Friday January 1, 2016 07:00 pm EST
APPEARING AS THE FIRST ARTIST IN JANUARY 2016!!Toni Byrd Allen Smith Part II (keys), Rod Harris Jr. (guitar), Demonterious Lawrence (bass) and Charles Nesbitt III (drums). Two shows, two opportunities 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., will showcase songs performed by the iconic Aretha Franklin, Anita Baker, ...
Cost: $23

Toni Byrd

Friday January 1, 2016 07:00 pm EST
Fan favorite Toni Byrd takes the stage in our first show of 2016, and she’s kicking it off right! This is a fun show, with songs by Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight, Dionne Warwick, Sade and Anita Baker.
Cost: $23.00

Melvin Jones Live

Saturday October 3, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
Melvin Jones returns to the Atlanta Music Scene with his amazing band full of Jazz heavy Hitters for one weekend only!! Touting sold-out shows at the last outing at Velvet Note, we're expecting a full house! So grab your tickets for this party!
Cost: $22.00 online

Virginia Schenck

Friday June 5, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
VA pays tribute to jazz singer, social activist Abbey Lincoln in this evening that will transport you to Another World.
Cost: $22

Faith Carmichael Quartet LIVE at The Velvet Note, SUN May 3

Saturday May 2, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
An incredible evening of jazz standards and original compositions played by some of Atlanta's top jazz musicians. Grab a friend and come on out for great jazz and a great time!
Cost: Tickets on sale or $22

Carmen and Curtis Lundy @ The Velvet Room

Friday April 17, 2015 08:00 pm EDT
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Gretchen Parlato LIVE at The Velvet Note

Friday February 13, 2015 07:00 pm EST
After a two-year touring hiatus, Jazz Superstar Gretchen Parlato brings her alluring voice and style to The Velvet Note in Alpharettajust in time for Valentine's weekend. This is a rare opportunity to see this Grammy-nominated star in this intimate, 40-seat venue.
Cost: $99

La Lucha

Saturday December 27, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Tampa Bay area-based band La Lucha perfoms songs from its soon-to-be released album, “Standards, Not-Standards,” due out Jan. 6. This sneak peak includes twisted Jazz arrangements from such bands as the Jackson 5, the Police, and the Beach Boys. Two shows nightly at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m.
Cost: $20

Wycliffe Gordon

Friday September 19, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Wycliffe Gordon isinarguablythe greatest jazz trombonist on earth. Appearing on the cover of the current issue of Downbeat Magazine, this extraordinary musician will appear LIVE at The Velvet Note Acoustic Living Room this weekend. Friday and Saturday, September 19th and 20th, with 7:30pm and 9:30pm...
Cost: $35.00

Scotty Barnhart

Friday June 13, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
JUNE 13TH & 14TH: Two-time Grammy Award Winner and Count Basie Orchestra Leader Scotty Barnhart at The Velvet Note! Don't miss Scott's performance at the prestigious Velvet Note Acoustic Living Room. For more information and tickets, go to http://thevelvetnote.com/scotty-barnhart or call 855.583.583...
Cost: $20.00

Young Jazz Artist Morgan Guerin at The Velvet Note

Saturday May 17, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
The first in our series of the youngest, most talented jazz musicians in town. Bring your kidsyou'll be glad you did!
Cost: $15.00

Diane Schuur

Sunday April 6, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
The one and only Deedles" will perform exclusively at the Velvet Note Acoustic Living Room."
Cost: $98

The Christian Howes Quartet

Thursday March 20, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
The Christian Howes Quartet will be performing at The Velvet Note in Alpharetta, GA (just outside Atlanta) on March 21. There are two show times - 7:30PM and 9:30PM. There is VERY LIMITED CAPACITY for both shows.Featuring:Kevin Smith - bassChe Marshall - drumsKevin Banks, Jr. - piano
Cost: $20.00

BRAZILIAN JAZZ FUSION COMES TO THE VELVET NOTE

Thursday March 6, 2014 07:00 pm EST
A complete new group with a fresh, new sound, The Frank Barham Group features Roberto Chiapetta from Brasil on guitar, Marlon Guevara from Honduras on Bass and Jose R. Ramirez from Puerto Rico on Drums. The sound of the group reflects the background of the individual members.
Cost: $20.00

Scott Draffin Quartet at The Velvet Note

Saturday February 15, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Atlanta native Scott Draffin performs original compositions and beloved jazz standards with his quartet at the Atlanta area’s premiere jazz club, The Velvet Note. A saxophonist and composer, Draffin’s approach to songwriting blends the fluidity of Wayne Shorter’s quartet, the explosiveness of ...
Cost: $20

Virginia Schenck

Friday January 10, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Blending straight ahead jazz with world music influences and free improvisation, Virginia Schenck will stretch the boundaries of where we can go. Come and enjoy!
Cost: $22

Jazz Guitarist Jacques Lesure

Thursday January 2, 2014 07:00 pm EST
FRIDAY, JANUARY 3RD. Guitarist Jacques Lesure began his journey in search of the artistic truth and freedom of Jazz. Being born in Detroit Michigan to hard-working parents, Jacques was instantly immersed into a rich stew of influential musical icons.
Cost: $20.00

Jazz Singer Monica Spears

Thursday December 12, 2013 07:00 pm EST
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 13TH. Georgia-based Vocalist Monica Spears, guitarist Derek Worth and their band offer a unique blend of Jazz and Soul while fusing elements of R&B that create a distinct sound and unmatched style. Take the one you love by the hand and lead them to the Velvet Note’s liv...
Cost: $20

Marcus Roberts

Saturday November 30, 2013 07:00 pm EST
This is rare opportunity to be up-close-and-personal with the greatest living jazz pianist of today and his award-winning trio in this exclusive, 40-seat venue. “Composer”, “arranger”, “educator” and “piano virtuoso” are some of the names associated with Grammy-winner Marcus Roberts,...
Cost: $20

The Marcus Roberts Trio

Thursday November 28, 2013 07:00 pm EST
Grammy-winner Marcus Roberts will grace the stage at The Velvet Note Acoustic Living Room with his comrades bassist, Rodney Jordan and drummer, Jason Marsalis for 11/29 & 30. Roberts then performs as a soloist on a 12/1! The performances will also feature a debut from the trio’s “From Rags to Rh...
Cost: $39 and up

Country Artists Across The Wide

Thursday November 21, 2013 07:00 pm EST
Across The Wide, newly signed Chromatone Records recording artists, formed in 2008 by Cumming, GA, natives Jody Abernathy and Mark Mundy to showcase their original country music. Whether it’s a packed three-night run at The Bluebird Cafe, a sold-out opening slot with Jeffrey Steel at Nashville’s...
Cost: $20

Akeem Marable & The Central Focus Trio Presents: Dark Lake

Saturday November 16, 2013 07:00 pm EST
LIVE @ THE VELVET NOTE - SUNDAY NOVEMBER 17th: Tchaikovsky’s brilliant and timeless ballet Swan Lake needs no introduction. Akeem Marable and the Central Focus Trio’s Dark Lake is a re-imagining of this timeless work of art, and The Velvet Note’s kickoff to the 2013 holiday season.
Cost: $20

Joe Gransden

Friday November 15, 2013 07:00 pm EST
LIVE, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16TH AT THE VELVET NOTEBorn in New York City, Joe Gransden says that music has always been a part of his life. He has played all over the country along side many heavy hitters in the music industry including Aretha Franklin, Barry White, The Moody Blues, and The Temptations...
Cost: $20.00

Jazz Saxophonist Sam Skelton

Thursday October 31, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 1st. A native of Conyers, Georgia, Sam Skelton has been active on the Atlanta music scene for well over two decades, where he is known for his congenial personality, wacky sense of humor and unstoppable work ethic. For Reservations, Cost: $20

Lew Soloff

Saturday October 19, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
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Cost: $20

Lew Soloff

Saturday October 19, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Lew Soloff, noted jazz trumpet soloist and session musician, will perform at The Velvet Note in Alpharetta on October 19-20, 2013. A brilliant high-note trumpeter long in great demand for big bands and session work, Mr. Soloff is also a distinctive soloist and an expert with the plunger mute. After...
Cost: $20.00

Jazz Songstress Jessica Sanders

Saturday October 12, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
A seasoned vocalist influenced by the styles of Maysa Leak, Diane Krall, and Simone, Jessica adds a love of Latin rhythms to classic and contemporary jazz. With her sultry sounds and captivating presence, we are enamored with her passion for life and vested spiritual heart. Her love is evident and ...
Cost: $20

Smooth Jazz Saxophonist Dee Lucas

Friday October 11, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12TH. National recording artist & saxophonist Dee Lucas continues to push contemporary jazz in a different direction with his unique melodic styling. His latest offering ‘Rebirth of the Smooth' is a true testimony of reincarnating contemporary jazz with a fresh and honest approa...
Cost: $20

Jazz Trumpeter Gordon Vernick

Thursday October 10, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
As a professional trumpet player, Dr. Vernick has performed in all musical mediums from symphony orchestra to jazz quartet. Originally born and raised in a musician family in Manhattan, he is now an Associate Professor of Music and Coordinator of Jazz Studies at Georgia State University. He is also...
Cost: $20

Jazz Artist Kate McGarry

Saturday October 5, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5TH AND SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6TH. Kate McGarry is recognized as a jazz artist who brings authenticity and vitality to everything she sings. The Wall St Journal calls her music “Austere and elegant”. She has been named on the Downbeat Critic’s Poll as a Rising Star Jazz Vocalist ...
Cost: $22

The Song Project: Jazz that Rocks!

Friday September 27, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28TH. The Song Project (TSP) is redefining jazz for a new generation by expanding jazz improvisations to songs ranging from Radiohead, Paul McCartney, AC/DC to Cole Porter, Miles Davis and more. Each artist embraces multiple genres displaying virtuosity on their instruments and ...
Cost: $20

Michelle Malone

Thursday September 26, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27TH. Michelle Malone is an American award-winning singer-songwriter and guitarist in the Southern Rock, folk, blues and Americana genres. She is a strong woman who is not afraid to lay it all out there. Armed with a bottleneck slide, blues harmonica, and her signature soul-fil...
Cost: $20

Jazz Singer Deborah Rosen

Friday September 20, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST. Debbie Tyson Rosen is a vocalist from Cumming, Georgia who has performed the classic jazz “Standards” songbook since the early ‘90’s. Along with her husband Jess, she has performed around the area with their jazz quintet and provided backup vocals for recordings.
Cost: $20

Jazz Singer Karla Harris

Thursday September 19, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20th. With vibrant vocals that range from quiet vulnerability to soul-tinged power, jazz singer Karla Harris brings refreshing lyricism and a compelling presence to the music scene.Karla performs as a featured artist at clubs, resorts, conventions, concert halls and festivals. Her...
Cost: $20

Country Artists Across The Wide

Saturday September 14, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Across The Wide, newly signed Chromatone Records recording artist, was formed in 2008 by Cumming, GA, natives Jody Abernathy and Mark Mundy to showcase their original country music. Across The Wide deliver a show loaded with superior musicianship, compelling songs, and strong vocals, perfectly in k...
Cost: $15

Country Artists Across The Wide

Saturday September 14, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Across The Wide, newly signed Chromatone Records recording artist, was formed in 2008 by Cumming, GA, natives Jody Abernathy and Mark Mundy to showcase their original country music. Across The Wide deliver a show loaded with superior musicianship, compelling songs, and strong vocals, perfectly in k...
Cost: $15

Jazz Saxophonist Will Hollifield

Friday September 13, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Multi-Instrumentalist, composer and arranger Will Hollifield has mastered saxophone, clarinet and flutes. If you love discovering new music, this is the show for you!
Cost: $20

British Singer-Songwriter Kevin Rowe

Thursday September 12, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13TH. The first thing you notice about Kevin Rowe is how closely in tune he is with everything and everyone around him. Immediately upon arrival in the U.S., barefoot musician Kevin Rowe won the heart of his new city. Atlanta Magazine branded him as “sensational”, while BBC ...
Cost: $20

R&B Pianist and Singer William Green

Friday September 6, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
William Green is a musical artist that captures and expresses the sentiments of a generation. He is continuously expanding his horizons to make an impact on society by creating a union between music and life. Through his music, he has allowed different genres of contemporary jazz, rhythm and blues, ...
Cost: $20

The Piano Man: A Musical Revue of The Acoustic 1970's

Thursday September 5, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6TH. What happens when four high school friends and bandmates reunite for the first time in 35 years? Be there for the laughter, the drama, the tears and the secrets, all reminisced to the music of the acoustic 1970’s. Billy Joel…Elton John…Janice Ian...Roberta Flack…Ji...
Cost: $25

Jazz Ensemble The News Team LIVE at The Velvet Note

Saturday August 31, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 1ST. Bass, drums, guitar and saxophone come together to create a stanky-kind-of -jazz, the jazz of the streets of rogue Las Vegas, the smoky, blue-lit, back poker rooms. With their throwback fashion and their swing-, funk- and Bossa-influenced originals and interpretations, th...
Cost: $15

Earth Wind & Fire Tribute

Friday August 30, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
If you remember when music was really music, then you probably grew up listening to the sounds of Earth, Wind & Fire — undoubtedly one of the hottest bands ever. Their music inspired a whole generation of music and musicians, and it's still being sampled today. Atlanta vocalist Robin Latimore, key...
Cost: $20

Jazz Singer Melanie Massell

Saturday August 24, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
SUNDAY, AUGUST 25TH Big things come in small packages – Pearls in an oyster shell; Godiva chocolates in golden foil; A stick of dynamite; and Melanie Massell.Seasoned, spicy, saucy and sassy, this petite 4’10″ curly red-headed hot-blooded vocal song stylist delivers every song with the smooth...
Cost: $20.00

Composer and Saxophonist Scott Draffin

Friday August 23, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, quirky Scott Draffin has been receiving attention and acclaim for his distinctive compositions, thoughtful lyrics and exciting performances. A versatile saxophonist, Scott has performed with jazz combos, big bands, salsa groups, saxophone quartets, pit orchestr...
Cost: $20.00

Jazz Composer and Saxophonist Scott Draffin

Friday August 23, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, quirky Scott Draffin has been receiving attention and acclaim for his distinctive compositions, thoughtful lyrics and exciting performances. A versatile saxophonist, Scott has performed with jazz combos, big bands, salsa groups, saxophone quartets, pit orchest...
Cost: $20.00

Dwan Bosman's Sax Attack CD Release Concert

Thursday August 22, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Dwan Bosman’s unique style of Hip Hop-Jazz has earned him a recording contract with Track Katz Recordings, LLC of Atlanta, Georgia. This performance will be in celebration of Dwan’s new album, “Sax Attack,” will be released in August 2013.
Cost: $20.00

Jazz Singer Tempe Otto

Thursday August 15, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Grab your neighbors and get ready to shake it up! Tempe Otto is a celebrated Atlanta Diva with a unique sound she calls “retro Jazz with a European flavor.” Tempe’s musicianship and style crosses comfortably from Brazilian Bossa Nova to straight ahead American Jazz Standards. Her pleasing vo...
Cost: $15.00

Frank Valdez - Saxophonist

Sunday August 11, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
2 Shows of live jazz performed by Frank Valdez and friends. Featured soloist with Event Performance's - US Beat band and other ensembles in the ATL. A variety of Broadway, Classic Jazz, Smooth Jazz and R&B selections. Visit website for dress code and ticket sales/pre-sales.
Cost: $20 pp

Marcus Printup

Saturday August 10, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
LINCOLN CENTER JAZZ ORCHESTRA'S MARCUS PRINTUP LIVE AT THE VELVET NOTE! Trumpeter Marcus Printup will bring his extraordinary talent to The Velvet Note on Saturday, August 10th and Sunday, August 11th. Guests will have the opportunity to get up-close-and-personal in the prestigious, yet comfortable ...
Cost: $22.00

Contemporary Saxophonist Kenyon Carter

Saturday July 27, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Highly respected by his contemporaries, Kenyon is frequently invited to collaborate on stage and in the studio with some of the biggest names in the music business. Kenyon’s newly released smooth jazz album, Right By My Side, showcases the depth of his talent and abilities with a seamless blend of...
Cost: $20

Guitar Master Curtis Jones

Thursday July 25, 2013 08:00 pm EDT
Curtis Jones reins as the most highly-respected flatpicking guitarist on the planet, expanding on the legacy forged by musicians such as Doc Watson and Tony Rice. Jones is often called by fans and critics alike, “the world’s fastest and cleanest” acoustic guitarist, an extraordinary technique...
Cost: $20.00

Home By Dark - An Evening With James Casto & Friends

Thursday February 21, 2013 07:00 pm EST
American singer-songwriter James Casto performs in the round with Nashville songwriters Marcia Ramirez and Kim Parent. Two shows; 7:30pm and 9:30pm. Casto is producer/creator of the popular Home By Dark Concert Series featuring the best songwriters in America performing in unique settings.
Cost: $20

Chad Lawson Trio

Friday January 18, 2013 07:00 pm EST
Award winning pianist and Steinway artist, Chad Lawson, will be performing with his newest trio, Rhythm of Sound, Saturday Jan 19th. Lawson and his trio consisting of piano, upright bass and drums were recently featured on Bob Edwards Weekend Edition.
Cost: $20

Virginia Schenck Quartet & her Diatomaceous Band

Friday December 21, 2012 07:00 pm EST
Come enjoy an evening of Jazz.
Cost: $10-$20

Melvin Jones Quintet Live

Thursday November 15, 2012 07:00 pm EST
The Melvin Jones Quintet plays the Velvet Note for the first time! The band will include Atlanta stars: Mace Hibbard, Louis heriveaux, Marc Miller, and Marlon Patton. This is going to be one for the books!
Cost: $20 (inclusive admission)

Toni Byrd LIVE at The Velvet Note

Friday September 7, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Toni Byrd has definitely established herself as one of Atlanta’s unforgettable and versatile vocal artists. This singer/songwriter is continually drawing fans locally and is continually building a worldwide fan base with her smooth and mesmerizing vocals. Originally from Memphis, Tennessee, Byrd h...
Cost: $20.00

Gary Motley

Friday July 27, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
As one of the most highly regarded jazz pianists in the southeastern United States, Gary Motley has established a professional association with many of today’s leaders in jazz, having worked with artists ranging from Dave Brubeck to Clarke Terry. This evening is an intimate, up-close experience wi...
Cost: $20

Sam Skelton

Thursday July 26, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
A native of Conyers, Georgia, saxaphonist Sam Skelton has been active on the Atlanta music scene for well over two decades. Sam remains very active in the studio and can be heard on recordings by such artists as: Elton John, Decemberadio, Babbie Mason, Howard Tate, Matchbox 20, Train, Edwin McCain...
Cost: $20

The JT Project

Friday July 20, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
A multi-talented force of sound that brings forth a unique musical conceptualization. Adventurous and bold, Jacob Webb (Keyboard) and Todd Schefflin (Saxophone) knew that it would take more than music to become the creative force that they envisioned. Jacob commands each stroke on the keyboard to a...
Cost: $15.00

Ashley Bryan

Thursday July 19, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
When was the last time you had the chance to sit in on an artist's recording? This special evening features ultra-talented Ashley Bryan, whose fresh, indie-jazz sound will be recorded LIVE. This soulful singer-songwriter will surprise you with a voice that dips down into a world-wise, sultry swag...
Cost: $20

Justin Varnes, The Next Generation

Friday July 13, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
This is jazz at its fresh best! Celebrated drummer Justin Varnes presents the finest next generation of young jazz musicians in the area, featuring Taylor Kennedy on Tenor Sax, Kenny Banks, Jr. on Piano and Nadav Spiegelman on Bass.
Cost: $10-$15

Besides Daniel

Thursday July 12, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Looking like a Gap ad and sounding like a superstar, Daniel Franklin Brewer’s musical permutations have dominated the local Folk/Indie charts for years, and for good reason. Writing songs about life, faith, daydreams, and adventure, Besides Daniel inspires others to love the people closest to the...
Cost: $10

Al Smith, Robin Latimore

Thursday July 5, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
From lush piano and string renditions to funky bass and drums, keyboardist Al Smith’s virtuosity transcends his jazz beginnings to an eclectic ensemble of styles and genres. That’s why his repertoire of accompaniments is diverse and deep, including the likes of Gloria Gaynor, Jennifer Holliday, ...
Cost: $10

TSP: MARK RAPP AND DEREK LEE BRONSTON, PLAY BACK-TO-BACK SHOWS AT THE GRAND OPENING OF THE VELVET NOTE, ATLANTA'S NEWEST MUSIC VENUE

Friday June 15, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
TSP, featuring musicians MARK RAPP (trumpet, didgeridoo) and DEREK LEE BRONSTON (guitar, vocals) will ignite audiences with their live shows as they perform back-to-back shows as part of the opening Atlanta’s newest music venue, THE VELVET NOTE in Alpharetta, Georgia.
Cost:
4075 Old Milton Parkway
Alpharetta, GA 30005
(855) 583-5838
Live Music Club
Hours
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 6:30 PM – 12:00 AM
Friday: 6:30 PM – 12:00 AM
Saturday: 6:30 PM – 12:00 AM
Sunday: 6:30 PM – 12:00 AM