Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
May
21
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards 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 maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Cream City Qtet
May
23
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Cream City Qtet

Cream City Quintet has been a 4th Thursday fixture for the 2018-2019 run of Martini Jazz Lounge.

If you’ve had the pleasure of happening upon some Django Reinhardt style swing — popularly known as Gypsy Jazz — here at Transfer, you will know that the sound and the spirit of the music melds beautifully with our historic space. Local Gypsy Jazz luminary, Scott Hlavenka, has assembled a skilled group of players for the evening. Come catch their last appearance of the season.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Adekola Adedapo
May
28
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Adekola Adedapo

Vocalist Adekola Adedapo returns to the Transfer stage, bringing her unifying spirit, positive energy and enchanting ethno-cultural stylings. 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 always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Martini Jazz Lounge: The Group
May
30
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: The Group

We’re thrilled to welcome back The Group, a modestly named band of merry Milwaukee live music scene masters, presenting their supercharged brand of jazz and fusion for the finale of the 2018/19 run of Transfer’s Thursday Martini Jazz Lounge.

You’ve likely seen some of these guys over the years with Streetlife, The Oceans, The Eddie Butz Band and countless other situations. The Group is: Warren Wiegratz on the saxes, Mike deRose on guitar, Eddie Butz on drums, Dwayne Williams on bass and Theo Merriwether on keys.

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

Next Thursday, the kickoff of Latin Sessions.

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Jun
4
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

It's Tuesday night. That means the Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards 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 maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Transfer House Band feat. Brenda Smith
Jun
11
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Brenda Smith

Tonight, we're happy to welcome back a fixture of the Transfer stage, the incredible Brenda Smith, still one of Milwaukee's best kept secrets. She'll be supported by your host, Neal Chandek on keys, along with Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the jazz kit. 

As always and all-days on Tuesdays, vino is half price... by the bottle!

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Sweet Sheiks
May
16
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Sweet Sheiks

We are happy to welcome back the Sweet Sheiks, who will be presenting an upbeat mix of music that’s almost as old as the Transfer building itself, bringing jazz and pop from the teens through the 30s to your Thursday night. Sweet Sheiks is Jen Muttin-Schrank on vocals, guitar and the musical saw, Ousia Lydian on vocals and violin, Andrew Spadafora on clarinet, Garrett Burton on the banjitar, and Aaron Johnson on tuba.

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

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Eiseman Birthday with the Transfer House Band
May
14
7:30 PM19:30

Eiseman Birthday with the Transfer House Band

It's already been a full rotation around our solar orb since the last time the prolific songwriter and soul sister to our live music community graced our stage, so it's high time to welcome back Marge Eiseman to the Transfer stage as tonight's featured artist. We'll also be celebrating her B-day with the help of the usual Tuesday suspects: 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. Happy Birthday, Marge!

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Manty Ellis Trio
May
9
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Manty Ellis Trio

It’s the 2nd Thursday, and that means the Manty Ellis Trio. Milwaukee’s godfather of jazz guitar, the legendary Manty Ellis*, is supported by veteran players Jeff Hamann on bass and Jesse Montijo on sax.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, Oct thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. No cover.

*Why do we call Manty Ellis legendary? Click here to read an amazing interview by Jamie Breiwick/ Milwaukee Jazz Vision.

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Transfer House Band feat. Jesse Montijo
May
7
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Jesse Montijo

Recent New Mexico transplant, Jesse Montijo, has quickly become a recurring contributor on the Transfer stage. We welcome him back for a full night with the robust organ trio that is the Transfer House Band, keeping the standards fresh, and spirits high.

The Transfer House Band, now in it’s tenth year of continuous Tuesdays, is: your fearless leader, Neal Chandek, on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar holding down the grooves on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day every Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Anthony Deutsch Trio
May
2
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Anthony Deutsch Trio

We are thrilled to welcome back Anthony Deutsch — aka Father Sky — one more time this 18/19 season of Martini Jazz Lounge. He will be flanked by maestros of their own accords, comrades Devin Drobka on drums and John Christiansen on upright bass.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Apr
30
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

It's Tuesday night. That means the Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards 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 maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Cream City Qtet
Apr
25
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Cream City Qtet

Cream City Quintet is a 4th Thursday fixture for the 2018-2019 run of Martini Jazz Lounge.

If you’ve had the pleasure of happening upon some Django Reinhardt style swing — popularly known as Gypsy Jazz — here at Transfer, you will know that the sound and the spirit of the music melds beautifully with our historic space. Local Gypsy Jazz luminary, Scott Hlavenka, has assembled a skilled group of players for the evening.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Vicki Provencher
Apr
23
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Vicki Provencher

We’re happy to welcome back to the Transfer stage the sweet voice of Vicki Provencher, who will be supported by the usual crew in supplying some holiday vibes: Neal Chandek on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and MSO percussionist Joe Conti subbing in on the jazz kit.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Neil Davis Trio
Apr
18
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Neil Davis Trio

We’re happy to welcome guitarist Neil Davis back to the Transfer stage. Neil has made many an appearance here over the years, with various projects, but tonight he has assembled his own crew to entertain you in ways you never know possible. If you’ve not witnessed Neil’s relentless energy, spirit and virtuosity, do yourself a favor.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Apr
16
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards 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 maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Manty Ellis Trio
Apr
11
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Manty Ellis Trio

It’s the 2nd Thursday of 2019, and that means the first appearance of the year for the Manty Ellis Trio. Milwaukee’s godfather of jazz guitar, the legendary Manty Ellis*, is supported by veteran players Jeff Hamann on bass and Jamie Breiwick on trumpet.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, Oct 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/ Milwaukee Jazz Vision.

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Transfer House Band feat. Jesse Montijo
Apr
9
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Jesse Montijo

Recent New Mexico transplant, Jesse Montijo, has quickly become a recurring contributor on the Transfer stage. We welcome him back for a full night with the robust organ trio that is the Transfer House Band, keeping the standards fresh, and spirits high.

The Transfer House Band, now in it’s tenth year of continuous Tuesdays, is: your fearless leader, Neal Chandek, on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar holding down the grooves on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day every Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

View Event →
Martini Jazz Lounge: The Group
Apr
4
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: The Group

We’re thrilled to welcome back The Group, a modestly named band of merry Milwaukee live music scene masters. You’ve likely seen some of these guys over the years with Streetlife, The Oceans, The Eddie Butz Band and countless other situations. Tonight, The Group will be comprised of Warren Wiegratz on the saxes, Eddie Butz on drums, Dwayne Williams on bass and Lou Cucinato on keys, presenting their supercharged brand of jazz and fusion.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Apr
2
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

It's Tuesday night. That means the Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards 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 maintaining the groove on the jazz kit. No cover charge.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Cream City Qtet
Mar
28
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Cream City Qtet

Cream City Quintet is a 4th Thursday fixture for the 2018-2019 run of Martini Jazz Lounge.

If you’ve had the pleasure of happening upon some Django Reinhardt style swing — popularly known as Gypsy Jazz — here at Transfer, you will know that the sound and the spirit of the music melds beautifully with our historic space. Local Gypsy Jazz luminary, Scott Hlavenka, has assembled a skilled group of players for the evening.

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

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Match Stick Qtet
Mar
21
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Match Stick Qtet

Tonight, Mitch Shiner is back, lugging his vibraphone onto the Transfer stage for your pleasure. He has enlisted veterans and wizards Steve Peplin and Tommy Antonic on guitar, and Nick Lang on drums to round out the squad.

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

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House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Mar
19
7:30 PM19:30

House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards 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 maintaining the groove on the jazz kit.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

View Event →
Martini Jazz Lounge: Manty Ellis Trio
Mar
14
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Manty Ellis Trio

It’s the 2nd Thursday, and that means the Manty Ellis Trio. Milwaukee’s godfather of jazz guitar, the legendary Manty Ellis*, is supported by veteran players Jeff Hamann on bass and Jesse Montijo on sax.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, Oct thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. No cover.

*Why do we call Manty Ellis legendary? Click here to read an amazing interview by Jamie Breiwick/ Milwaukee Jazz Vision.

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Martini Jazz Lounge: Devin Drobka Trio
Mar
7
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Devin Drobka Trio

Devin Drobka has put together a special program based on the music of Bud Powell (1924-1966), one of the fathers of Bop, peer of Thelonious Monk, Charlie Parker, and Dizzie Gillespie. Tonight the Devin Drobka Trio is Dave Miller on guitar, Clay Schaub on acoustic bass, and Devin himself on the jazz kit.

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

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Mar
5
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

It's Tuesday night. That means the Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards 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 maintaining the groove on the jazz kit.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

View Event →
Martini Jazz Lounge: Cream City Qtet
Feb
28
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Cream City Qtet

Cream City Quintet is a 4th Thursday fixture for the 2018-2019 run of Martini Jazz Lounge.

If you’ve had the pleasure of happening upon some Django Reinhardt style swing — popularly known as Gypsy Jazz — here at Transfer, you will know that the sound and the spirit of the music melds beautifully with our historic space. Local Gypsy Jazz luminary, Scott Hlavenka, has assembled a skilled group of players for the evening.

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

View Event →
Transfer House Band feat. Adekola Adedapo
Feb
26
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Adekola Adedapo

Vocalist Adekola Adedapo returns to the Transfer stage, bringing her unifying spirit, positive energy and enchanting ethno-cultural stylings. 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 always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

View Event →
Martini Jazz Lounge: Sweet Sheiks
Feb
21
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Sweet Sheiks

We are happy to introduce to the Transfer stage, for the first time, Sweet Sheiks, who will be presenting an upbeat mix of music that’s almost as old as the Transfer building itself, bringing jazz and pop from the teens through the 30s to your Thursday night. Sweet Sheiks is Jen Muttin-Schrank on vocals, guitar and the musical saw, Ousia Lydian on vocals and violin, Andrew Spadafora on clarinet, Garrett Burton on the banjitar, and Aaron Johnson on tuba.

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

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House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Feb
19
7:30 PM19:30

House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards 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 maintaining the groove on the jazz kit.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

View Event →
Martini Jazz Lounge: Manty Ellis Trio
Feb
14
7:30 PM19:30

Martini Jazz Lounge: Manty Ellis Trio

It’s the 2nd Thursday of 2019, and that means the first appearance of the year for the Manty Ellis Trio. Milwaukee’s godfather of jazz guitar, the legendary Manty Ellis*, is supported by veteran players Jeff Hamann on bass and Jamie Breiwick on trumpet.

Martini Jazz Lounge, every Thursday, Oct thru May.
$5 classic martinis and cosmos. No cover.

*Why do we call Manty Ellis legendary? Click here to read an amazing interview by Jamie Breiwick/ Milwaukee Jazz Vision.

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House Band feat. Brenda Smith
Feb
12
7:30 PM19:30

House Band feat. Brenda Smith

We welcome back the incredible Brenda Smith, still one of Milwaukee's best kept secrets. If you’ve not experienced Brenda, do yourself a favor and stop over tonight. Brenda will be supported by the usual suspects, your host, Neal Chandek, on keys, Bill Martin on guitar and Omar on the jazz kit. 

As always and all-days on Tuesdays, vino is half price... by the bottle!

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Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich
Feb
5
7:30 PM19:30

Transfer House Band feat. Dennis Fermenich

It's Tuesday night. That means the Transfer House Band will be breaking down the standards 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 maintaining the groove on the jazz kit.

As always, all day Tuesday at Transfer, we're providing the vino at half price... by the bottle.

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