Eric Schoor Trio feat. Manty Ellis season finale
May
25
7:30 pm19:30

Eric Schoor Trio feat. Manty Ellis season finale

Eric Schoor Trio conclude their 2016/17 Odd Thursday residency at Transfer. Come celebrate another great season with the legendary Manty Ellis on guitar, Jeff Hamann on bass along with the man himself, Eric Schoor on tenor sax.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, October thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

Why do we call Manty Ellis legendary? Click here to read an amazing interview by Jamie Breiwick.

Next up, join us as percussionist Carlos Adames kicks off the 2017 edition of Latin Sessions. Latin Sessions are every Thursday, June through September.
Mojitos, Margaritas y Caipirinhas: $5. Musica: Gratis.


ARTE PARA TODOS! feat. Eric Schoor Trio
Apr
27
7:30 pm19:30

ARTE PARA TODOS! feat. Eric Schoor Trio

Tonight, we join musicians and venues across the city for Arte Para Todos, a four day musical smorgasbord of a festival, dedicated to raising funds for music and arts programming for local area schools. We are still presenting our beloved Eric Schoor Trio, featuring the legendary Manty Ellis on guitar, Jeff Hamann on stand up bass, and smooth frontman Eric Schoor on the tenor sax.

A portion of our sales tonight will be donated toArte Para Todos. We are the only non-cover charge venue on the calendar, but we urge you to purchase a 4 day pass, good for 30 venues over 4 days, for only $20! For festival passes, click here.

 

Why do we call Manty Ellis legendary? Click here to read an amazing interview by Jamie Breiwick.

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Apr
25
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Join the Transfer House Band along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the jazz kit.

As always, Tuesday at Transfer means half price vino... by the bottle.

Eric Jacobson Quartet
Apr
20
7:30 pm19:30

Eric Jacobson Quartet

We welcome back Eric Jacobson, jazz trumpeter extraordinaire, returning with his quartet configuration: Paul Silbergleit, guitar; Jim Paolo, stand up bass; Dave Bayless, drum kit.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, October thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

Transfer House Band feat. Mike Standel
Apr
18
Apr 19

Transfer House Band feat. Mike Standel

Tonight, for the first time, we welcome renowned guitar hotshot, Mike Standel to the Transfer stage. Mike will front the usual suspects: you leader, Neal Chandek, on keys, Bill Martin on guitar, and Omar on drums.

As with every Tuesday, vino is half price by the bottle!

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Apr
11
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Join the Transfer House Band along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the jazz kit.

As always, Tuesday at Transfer means half price vino... by the bottle.

Paul Silbergleit Trio
Apr
6
7:30 pm19:30

Paul Silbergleit Trio

We welcome back jazz guitarist Paul Silbergleit along with Clay Schaub on stand-up bass and Devin Drobka on drums.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, Oct thru May. $5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

Transfer House Band feat. Donna Woodall
Apr
4
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Donna Woodall

We welcome back Donna Woodall ahead of her April 14th appearance at Turner Hall for the Wonder Uncovered show. Tonight we feature Donna in a more intimate setting, backed by the usual suspects, Neal Chandek on keys, with Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the kit.

As always, every Tuesday all Tuesday, vino is half price by the bottle!

 

Anthony Deutsch Trio
Mar
30
7:30 pm19:30

Anthony Deutsch Trio

Our prodigious young brother on the keys, Anthony Deutsch, returns to the Transfer stage. He's enlisted support from comrades Timothy Russell on drums and Tim Ipsen on upright bass

.Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, October thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Mar
28
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Join the Transfer House Band along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the jazz kit.

As always, Tuesday at Transfer means half price vino... by the bottle.

Transfer House Band feat. Adekola Adedapo
Mar
21
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Adekola Adedapo

We welcome back one of Milwaukee's shining stars, singer and vocal stylist, Adekola Adedapo. She has been crossing paths with members of the Transfer House Band for decades, and the chemistry shows. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar, and Omar on drums. As with every Tuesday, bottles of wine are half off!

Match (Mitch) Stick (Shiner) Qtet
Mar
16
7:30 pm19:30

Match (Mitch) Stick (Shiner) Qtet

Tonight, experience Mitch Shiner under cover of a group without his name. Make no mistake, the still hottest returned Milwaukee son is the leader of this band of merry musical pranksters. Max "Bashful" Bowen debuts on the Transfer stage, along with veterans and wizards Steve Peplin on guitar & Nick Lang on drums. Of course, the mad man pushing the vibes, Mr. Shiner himself, will lead the way. 

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, October thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Mar
14
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Join the Transfer House Band along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the jazz kit.

As always, Tuesday at Transfer means half price vino... by the bottle.

Transfer House Band feat. Brenda Smith
Mar
7
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Brenda Smith

We welcome back one of Milwaukee's most skilled vocal stylists, Brenda Smith. She'll be supported by the usual suspects: your host, Neal Chandek, keys; Bill Martin, guitar; and Omar, drums.

As always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle!

Milwaukee Hot Club
Mar
2
7:30 pm19:30

Milwaukee Hot Club

Milwaukee Hot Club is back. Come see why Gypsy Jazz and the old Transfer Pharmacy space are a match made in heavan. The music and the building old school cool, and the cats making it happen are now. Scott Hlavenka, Guy Fiorentini, Aaron Gardner and company will light things up tonight, let's pretend we're in 20s Paris!

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, October thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Feb
28
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Join the Transfer House Band along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the jazz kit.

As always, Tuesday at Transfer means half price vino... by the bottle.

Transfer House Band feat. Vicky Provencher
Feb
21
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Vicky Provencher

Join us for an evening with Vicky Provencher, one of the earliest vocalists to grace the Transfer stage, first appearing here in 2010. Tonight she's back with the usual suspects, Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the kit.

As always on Tuesdays, vino is half price by the bottle!

Eric Jacobson Trio
Feb
16
7:30 pm19:30

Eric Jacobson Trio

We welcome back Eric Jacobson with his trio. Eric leads on trumpet with Dave Bayles on drums and Mitch Shiner on Vibes.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, October thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

Transfer House Band feat. Jerry Grillo
Feb
14
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Jerry Grillo

We welcome back a true jazz swooner/ stylist, Jerry Grillo, who will be digging deep into his repertoire tonight with the expert backing of your host, Neal Chandek, on keys; the restrained master, Bill Martin, on guitar; and the smooth backing beats of Omar on the kit...

...and as always: half priced wine by the bottle, all night.

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Feb
7
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Join the Transfer House Band along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the jazz kit.

As always, Tuesday at Transfer means half price vino... by the bottle.

The Lesser Lakes Trio Performs Thelonious Monk
Feb
2
7:30 pm19:30

The Lesser Lakes Trio Performs Thelonious Monk

What the ground hogs do today is irrelevant. Join us as we welcome back Jamie Briewick to Transfer and our first presentation of his Lesser Lakes Trio, rounded out by employee of the month, Devin Drobka (his 3rd appearance in 4 weeks) on the skins, and Clay Schaub (subbing in for John Christensen in the Lesser Lakes line up) on stand-up bass. Tonight we'll be treated to a special program that will explore the compositions of the "genius of modern music," Thelonious Monk.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, October thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

 

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Jan
31
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Join the Transfer House Band along with resident jazz vocal stylist, Dennis Fermenich, bringing the positive vibes to your Tuesday night. The Transfer House Band is Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the jazz kit.

As always, Tuesday at Transfer means half price vino... by the bottle.

Devin Drobka Trio
Jan
26
7:30 pm19:30

Devin Drobka Trio

For the second even Thursday in a row, coming off a mind blowing night with Lenard Simpson two weeks ago, we're lucky to welcome back jazz master and avant guardist, Devin Drobka, on drums. This time, he's the captain, and will be joined by the able shipmates Tony Barber on sax and John Christensen on stand-up bass for a journey you won't forget.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, October thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. $0 cover.

Transfer House Band feat. Aaron Gardner
Jan
24
7:30 pm19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Aaron Gardner

We are thrilled to welcome a master technician on saxophone, Aaron Gardner, as he joins the Transfer House Band. He will be joined by the usual suspects, Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on Guitar and Omar on drums!

…and as always on Tuesdays, half priced wine by the bottle.