Madison Music Collective and Madison Opera
are proud to present

"Jazz at the Opera"

Richie Cole

"The Keeper of the Bebop Flame"


and the

Madison Alto Madness Orchestra

Sunday, January 8, 2017

2:00 pm
Reception and Q&A with Richie Cole

3:00 pm Concert

Madison Opera Center
335 W. Mifflin St., MADISON, WI

In celebration of Madison Opera's upcoming production of Charlie Parker's Yardbird by Daniel Schnyder, the afternoon starts with legendary saxophone player Richie Cole in conversation with Chris Wagoner, followed by two sets of this acclaimed musician with the Madison Alto Madness Orchestra. In addition, Madison Opera Studio Artist Anna Polum will sing an aria from Charlie Parker's Yardbird. Read More

SEATING IS LIMITED. Tickets in advance only.
General Admission tickets: $25 at:

or by calling Madison Opera at 608.238.8085

Light hors d'oeuvres will be served,
and a cash bar will be available.

Madison Music Collective and Sun Prairie High School proudly presents...

"Jazz on a Sunday"


(*Most Valuable Players of
the NYC Jazz Scene)

February 19, 2017, 3:00 pm

at the Unitarian Society Atrium

900 University Bay Drive, Madison, WI

(doors open 2:30 pm)

MVP Quartet

Four legendary musicians who have crossed paths on multiple occasions unite to perform as an ensemble. Former musical director of Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers, saxophonist Bobby Watson frontlines the band of leaders along with “The Tonight Show” alumnus, drummer Marvin “Smitty” Smith; veteran bassist Ray “Bulldog” Drummond; and revered pianist Donald Brown. Read More

Buy Tickets Now at a Discount

  • Gen’l Admission, $25/$30 door
  • MMC, MJS members, $20/$25 door
  • Students with ID, $10

General Seating Only/Tickets Also Available at the Door Until Sold Out

The Brink Lounge Bobby Watson Donald Brown Ray Drummond Marvin Smith