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 Ric Gallagher Quartet and DUQ’s Tony Mowod will be the host. For more information, call 412-343-9555 or visit www.pittsburghjazz.org.
Jazz on the Steps
Jazz Workshop Inc. presents Jazz On the Steps 2011 from 5:30-7 p.m. at Homewood’s Carnegie Library, 7101 Hamilton Ave., Homewood. Every Wednesday through the month of July, family and friends are invited to share in an evening of Pittsburgh’s finest Jazz musicians. This week’s featured performer will be Kenia, a U.S. based Brazilian musician. It is free and open to the public. If it rains the event will be moved to inside the library. For more information, call 412-244-0480.
The Kelly-Strayhorn Theater presents its 3rd Annual Celebrate East Liberty Summer Series at 5941 Penn Ave., East Liberty. From now through Aug. 20, the Kelly-Strayhorn Theater will have its summer series, which will feature performances from local and national artists. All summer long there will be something for everyone. For more information, visit www.kelly-strayhorn.org
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. There is no cover charge. For more information, call 412-773-8884 or visit www.andyswinebar.com.
Pittsburgh’s Next Generation of Music Legends and the August Wilson Center for African American Culture presents “The Soul of James Brown” Tribute with Ty Stone at 7 p.m. at the August Wilson Center, 980 Liberty Ave., Cultural District. Ty Stone honors the greatest entertainer with a dazzling and elaborate production. The mistress of ceremonies will be Debbie Norrell. For more information, visit www.augustwilsoncenter.org.
Songs of Soul
The New Amsterdam Pub presents “Songs of Soul” featuring the Amazing Gene Stovall Trio at 10 p.m. at 4421 Butler St., Lawrenceville. There will be an evening of jazz, soul and more. The trio includes Howie Alexander and Brother Renz. The cover is $5. For more information, call 412-904-2915.