2018-2019 Season : All Events
CJB: Columbia Jazz Band at the Ellicott City 50+ Center
Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Ellicott City 50+ Center
Join the Columbia Jazz Band for an afternoon of Jazz in Ellicott City.
CJB: Columbia Lakefront Concert Series 2018
Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Downtown Columbia Lakefront
The Columbia Lakefront Summer Festival is sponsored by Columbia Association and held on the lawn at the Downtown Columbia Lakefront, located off of Little Patuxent Parkway in Columbia. Admission is free.
Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 7:30 p.m.
Jim Rouse Theatre
CJB: Smokin’ RED HOT Fire House Jazz
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 5:00 p.m.
Rehoboth Beach Fire Department, Station 86
The Columbia Jazz Band is honored to be invited to join this event as part of the True Blue Jazz Festival 2018.
Chamber Concert One: The Four Sections
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 3:00 p.m.
Christ Episcopal Church
Featuring each section of the orchestra in music by Bach's Toccata and Fugue, Barber's Adagio for Strings, a Beethoven "Rasumovsky" quartet and much more!
CJB: Christ Memorial Presbyterian Church Annual Concert
Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 7:00 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church of Howard County
Join the Columbia Jazz Band for their annual concert at Christ Memorial Presbyterian Church. While CMPC is being renovated, this year's concert will take place at the First Presbyterian Church of Howard County.
CJB: Veterans Day Concert: Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy - The Songs of World War II
Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 3:00 p.m.
This concert is SOLD OUT!
Join the Columbia Jazz Band as they present Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy: The Songs of World War II. The band will play classics like In the Mood, White Cliffs of Dover, and Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy. Vintage newsreel and photos will be projected above the band as they play these American classics.
The General at AFI
Saturday, November 17, 2018 -
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 1:30 p.m.
American Film Institute
Enjoy Andrew Earle Simpson's score to Buster Keaton's The General as we perform this marvelous music live with the film. For tickets or more information, call 301-495-6720 or visit www.afi.com.
Family Holiday Concert
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
Jim Rouse Theatre
Last year's first-ever Family Holiday Concert sold out in advance, so we're adding a second show this year! This program is a great fit for audiences of our Young People’s Concerts, but patrons of all ages are sure to enjoy these holiday classics! Enjoy the marvelous sounds of the holiday season: Christmas carols, music from The Grinch, highlights from The Nutcracker with our friends from Dance Connections, and other family-friendly favorites.
CJB: Music at the Museum
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 6:00 p.m.
Howard County Historical Society
Join the Columbia Jazz Band for their annual Christmas Concert at the Howard County Historical Society. Be sure to get your tickets in advance as this event sells out!
Chamber Concert Two: Beethoven and Shostakovich
Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 3:00 p.m.
Glenelg United Methodist Church
Young People's Concert: Pirates and Princesses
Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 10:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
Jim Rouse Theatre
Join us for a “High Seas Adventure” with musical tales of sea-faring pirates and Sinbad the Sailor! Narrator Greg Jukes and our friends from Dance Connections join the Orchestra for Scheherazade, Pirates of the Caribbean, and more! Try your hand at playing instruments at our Musical Instrument Petting Zoo, sponsored by
Saturday, April 6, 2019 -
Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 3:00 p.m.
Jim Rouse Theatre
The Beat Goes On: The Music of Buddy Rich--SOLD OUT!!
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 8:00 p.m.
THIS CONCERT IS SOLD OUT!
Join the Columbia Jazz Band as they play tribute to one of the most dynamic musicians in big band history - Buddy Rich. Known for his virtuoso technique, power, and speed, Buddy Rich and his band gave the world some of the most challenging literature in the big band repertoire. Selections include Big Swing Face, Norwegian Wood, Channel One Suite and West Side Story. Cabaret and Theater Seating are available for this event as well as a cash bar and snacks.
CJB: Live at the Pavillion
Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 1:00 p.m.
St. Pauls Lutheran Church
Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of jazz at an outdoor concert under a covered pavilion. This concert is free and open to the public. A free-will offering will be accepted.
Chamber Concert Three: Bach's Blue Suede Shoes
Sunday, June 9, 2019 - 3:00 p.m.
Howard County Center for the Arts
CJB: Columbia Festival of the Arts Lakefest Weekend
Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 4:00 p.m.
Columbia Lakefront Stage
Summer Pops Concert
Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 5:00 p.m.
Chrysalis, Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods
Join the Orchestra on June 30, 2019 for a FREE Summer Pops Concert at the Chrysalis on the grounds of Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods. The whole family will love film favorites from Superman, Magnificent Seven, and The Lion King, plus Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody, patriotic songs, and the ultimate outdoor classic: The 1812 Overture! Crowd-favorite Sola Fadiran joins the Orchestra for some of Broadway's greatest hits!
Events and performers are subject to change.