Mike Vax Itinerary 2012

DATE

CITY

PLACE

INFORMATION

1/4-1/8

Louisville, KY

JEN Convention

Clinic, Guest Soloist, Getzen & FBBJ Booths

1/14

Prescott, AZ

Yavapai College Theater

With Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra

1/15

Wickenburg, AZ

Civic Center

With Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra

1/16-26

Prescott, AZ

Office

Jazz Summit Meetings, Booking

1/29

Prescott, AZ

The Pine Cone Inn Jazz Brunch

MV and the Great American Jazz Band

2/1

Surprise, AZ

Convention Center

With Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra

2/8-11

San Antonio, TX

TMEA Convention

Getzen Booth

2/13

San Antonio, TX

Blue Star Café

Local school big bands – Guest Artist

2/14-15

Ft. Worth, TX

Misc. Schools

Clinics

2/16-17

Tulsa, OK

Saied Music - Misc. Schools

Clinics

2/18

Tulsa, OK

Unitarian Church

Concert with Tulsa Praise Orchestra

2/19-21

Ft. Smith, AR

Saied Music – Misc. Schools

Clinics

2/22-25

Tyler, TX

American Music – Misc. Schools

Clinics

2/26-27

Pine Bluff, AR

Visit Clark and Gwen Terry

Relax a little

2/28-29

Monticello, AR

University of Arkansas-Monticello

Clinics

3/2-3

Natchitoches, LA

LA State University Jazz Festival

Guest Artist - Clinics

3/15

Prescott, AZ

Prescott Lakes CC – Prescott Chamber

MV – Jack Petersen Duo

3/18

Prescott, AZ

The Prescott Steak House Jazz Brunch

MV and the Great American Jazz Band

3/25

Prescott, AZ

Prescott Arts Center Jazz Competition

Judge

4/3 & 10

Prescott, AZ

Yavapai College Lifelong Learning

Special Big Band History Sessions

4/4-9

Merced, CA

Visit Leslie and Victor

Leslie’s Birthday

4/20

Santa Clara, CA

Santa Clara University

Stan Kenton Alumni Band - rehearsal

4/21

Santa Clara, CA

Santa Clara Univ. Jazz Band Day

Stan Kenton Alumni Band – Clinics/Concert

4/22

El Granada, CA

Bach Dancing and Dynamite Society

Stan Kenton Alumni Band - Concert

4/23

Porterville, CA

Porterville High School

Stan Kenton Alumni Band – Clinics/Concert

4/25-26

Tyler, TX

University Texas at Tyler

Clinics/Concert

4/27

Tyler, TX

Area Schools

Clinics

4/29

Prescott, AZ

The Prescott Steak House Jazz Brunch

MV and the  Great American Jazz Band

5/5

Seattle, WA

Tula’s Night Club

Mike Vax/Fred Radke Quintet

5/6

Tacoma, WA

The Stonegate Restaurant

Guest Soloist with Groovin’ Higher Orch.

5/7

Seattle WA

Univ. of Washington

With Harry James Orchestra

5/8

Snohomish, WA

Snohomish High School

Clinics

5/9

Seattle, WA

Univ. of Washington

Clinics

5/10

Tacoma, WA

Area Schools

Clinics

5/12

Oakland, CA

The Hornet Aircraft Carrier

With Harry James Orchestra

5/17

Prescott Valley, AZ

Liberty Charter School

Prescott Jazz Summit Educational Outreach

5-18-21

Modesto, CA

Gottschalk Music/Modesto Jr. College

Clinics/Concert/Jazz Festival

5/22-26

Columbus, GA

International Trumpet Guild Convention

Guest Soloist, Clinic, Getzen Booth

6/3

Prescott, AZ

The Prescott Steak House Jazz Brunch

MV and The Great American Jazz Band

6/8

Prescott, AZ

Courthouse Square

Prescott Jazz Summit presents Jazz at Noon

6/10

Prescott, AZ

The Highlands Center

Mike Vax Sextet with Renee Patrick

6/15

Prescott,AZ

Courthouse Plaza

Jazz Summit – Jazz at Noon

6/17-22

Omaha, NE

Univ. of Nebraska-Omaha Jazz Camp

Jim Widner Band

6/29

Prescott, AZ

Courthouse Square

MV Quartet for Prescott Arts Market

7/7

Seattle, WA

Boeing Museum of Flight

With Harry James Orchestra

7/13

Prescott, AZ

Courthouse Square

Prescott Jazz Summit presents Jazz at Noon

7/15

Prescott, AZ

The Prescott Steak House Jazz Brunch

MV and the  Great American Jazz Band

7/21

Prescott, AZ

The Highlands Center

Mike Vax Sextet with Dennis Rowland

8/4

Prescott, AZ

Yavapai Performance Center

Mike Vax Quartet for Prescott Film Festival

8/5

Prescott, AZ

Yavapai Performance Center

Mike Vax Duo for Prescott Film Festival

8/11

Prescott, AZ

The Highlands Center

Hope Morgan, Delphine Cortez, Joel Robin

8/15

Prescott, AZ

Residence Inn for AZ Arts Alliance

Mike Vax Quartet

8/19

Prescott, AZ

The Prescott Steak House Jazz Brunch

MV and the Great American Jazz Band

8/20-23

Northern Arizona

Misc. Schools – Educational Outreach

Prescott Jazz Summit

8/21

Prescott, AZ

Courthouse Square

MV and the Swing Shift Big Band

8/24-26

Prescott, AZ

All Over Downtown Prescott

Prescott Jazz Summit

8/29

Alameda, CA

The Rooster Road House

Guest artist with Bob Enos Big Band

9/9

Prescott, AZ

The Prescott Steak House Jazz Brunch

MV and the Great American Jazz Band

9/16

Prescott, AZ

The Highlands Center

Mike Vax - Scott Whitfield / Ginger Berglund

9/20

Phoenix, AZ

Recording Studio

Eric Miller Recording Session

9/21

Prescott, AZ

Private Residence

Mike Vax Duo with Jack Petersen - party

9/22

Prescott, AZ

Las Fuentes Retirement Village

MV and the Great American Jazz Band

9/29

Prescott, AZ

Dizzy’s Deli – Jazz and Deli

Mike Vax Quartet

10/6

Prescott, AZ

Hotel St. Michael – New Horizons Gala

Mike Vax Quintet

10/10-11

Los Angeles, CA

LA Jazz Institute Festival

Creative World of Stan Kenton Concert

10/14

Prescott, AZ

The Prescott Steak House Jazz Brunch

MV and the Great American Jazz Band

10/20-11/6

East Coast

Tour – working on booking dates

Stan Kenton Alumni Band

11/10

Prescott, AZ

Prescott Resort – Big Brothers, Big Sisters Gala

MV Sextet, Mike is MC for the evening’s events.

11/11

Prescott, AZ

Prescott Steak House Jazz Brunch

MV and the Great American Jazz Band

12/2

Piedmont, CA

Piedmont Mem. Veterans Hall

Mike Vax Big Band Holiday Concert

12/9

Prescott, AZ

The Prescott Steak House Jazz Brunch

MV and the Great American Jazz Band

12/19-22

Chicago, IL

Midwest Band and Orch. Clinic

Getzen Booth

12/31

Prescott, AZ

New Years Eve Gala – Place TBA

Mike Vax Sextet – Jazz Summit