CJ’s Restaurant & Lounge presents “The Roger Humphries & RH Factor Jazz Jam Session” at 8 p.m. at 2901-2911 Penn Ave., Strip District. There will be live jazz and fun every Thursday night. Must be 25 years or older and there is a dress code that will be enforced. For more information, call 412-642-2377.
Friday jam session
The Galaxy Lounge and Entertainment Center presents the Friday Jam Session from 6-9 p.m. at 7246 Kelly St., Homewood. Enjoy fun, games, music and good food. Plus DJ Traci Lee will be in the house from 9 p.m. until. For more information, call 412-727-1395.
Jazz at Andy’s
Fairmont Pittsburgh presents Jazz at Andy’s from 7-11 p.m. at 510 Market St., Downtown. Every Wednesday through Saturday, guests will be treated to live jazz performances by some of the city’s finest musicians. For more information, call 412-773-8884 or visit www.andyswinebar.com.
The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust presents Salsa Fridays from 10 p.m.-2 a.m. at Theater Square, 655 Penn Ave., Cultural District. This is part of the Late Night Cabaret series. DJ Jeff Shirley, DJ Carlton, DJ Paul Mitchell and other special guests will spin the hottest Latin Dance music. For more information, call Randy Kirk at 412-325-6766 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Afro-American Music Institute presents their 28th Anniversary celebration at 6 p.m. at the Rivers Club, One Oxford Centre, 301 Grant St., Suite 411, Downtown. The evening will feature dinner, dancing and entertainment by the AAMI faculty, staff and advanced students. There will also be a performance from Sean. For more information, call 412-241-6775.
Color of strings
The Kente Arts Alliance presents The Color of Strings: A Celebration of Women at 8 p.m. at the Kelly-Strayhorn Theater, 5941 Penn Ave., East Liberty. The evening will feature the Akua Dixon Quartet and Poet Lakeisha Wolf. For more information, call 412-394-3353 or visit www.kentearts.org.
Sunday night jazz
The Pittsburgh Jazz Society presents The Sunday Night Jazz Concerts from 6-9 p.m. at The Grand View Buffet Restaurant at The Rivers Casino, 777 Casino Dr., North Shore. The featured entertainment will be the Frank Cunimondo and DUQ’s Tony Mowod will be the host. For more information, call 412-343-9555 or visit www.pittsburghjazz.org.
AVA Lounge presents Live Jazz with The Interval Trio & Friends at 8:30 p.m. at 126 S. Highland Ave., East Liberty. Every Monday DJ J. Malls will be spinning jazz vinyls, followed by an open jam session. Also from 5:30-8:30 p.m. there will be a pre-Interval happy hour featuring the sounds of DJ Stephan. For more information, visit www.shadowlounge.net.