Tucson Jazz Institute Events

Here are several jazz-related events that were received too late for inclusion in our Dec. 17 issue.

Friday, Dec. 18

7 to 9:30 p.m.
Trombonist Joey Sellers and Tucson's Blue Note Combo will conduct a free jam session (open to all) at Sheraton Tucson Hotel and Suites, 5151 E. Grant Road.

Saturday, Dec. 19
1 to 3 p.m.
Trombonist Joey Sellers will give a free jazz clinic (open to all) at the Tucson Jazz Institute, 6061 E. Broadway Blvd., Suite 121.

Sunday, Dec. 20
2 and 7 p.m.
The Eighth Annual Big Band Bash takes place at the Berger Center for the Performing Arts, 1200 W. Speedway Blvd. The Tucson Jazz Institute's Ellington, Basie, Kenton and Dorsey bands will perform along with trombonist Joey Sellers. $20 adults, $15 students. Tickets are available at the door, by calling 514-0935 or online at www.tusonjazzinstitute.org.