Upcoming Events

2021

I have booked many concerts this summer for the John Damberg Latin Jazz Quintet
I hope you will join us at one of our concerts to enjoy some fun Original Latin Jazz!

  • John Damberg Latin Jazz Quintet members: 
  • John Damberg-vibes, marimba, steel drum, & Latin percussion
  • Laura Koenig-flute
  • Mark Manners-guitar
  • Bob Andrews-bass
  • Cameron Cartland-drum set & Latin percussion

June 5-5:15-6:30 p.m.-Spenard Jazz Fest 21
Anchorage Museum Lawn
JD Latin Jazz Quintet Concert
Free Admission

June 25-4-5 p.m. Anchorage Reads Closing Celebration
JD Latin Jazz Quintet Concert 
Loussac Library Fountain Stage outdoors
Free Admission

 July 3-4 p.m.-Muldoon Community Assembly 4th of July party
JD Latin Jazz Quintet Concert
7041 Debarr Rd, Anchorage, AK 99504
Free Admission

 July 10-10:30-12:30 p.m.-Palmer, AK  Midsummer Garden & Art Fair
JD Latin Jazz Quintet 
Palmer Library Performance Stage
Free Admission

July 17-12 noon-2 p.m.-Anchorage Zoo Outdoor Concert
JD Latin Jazz Quintet
4731 O’Malley Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507 
Standard Zoo admission fee from $10-$17

July 17-7-9 p.m.-Alaska New Jazz Quintet
New Jazz Compositions Concert 
Featuring world premiers new songs by John Damberg, Rick Zelinsky, and Mark Manners. 
House Party at Shawna Thoma and Michael Powell’s House
Buy tickets at Event Brite Tickets
Link https://www.eventbrite.com/e/evening-of-new-jazz-by-rick-zelinsky-john-damberg-mark-manners-tickets-154642837891?ref=eios

July 21-6-8 p.m.-Jazz Pizza night at the Flying Squirrel Bakery
John Damberg & Mark Manners Duo
26205 Talkeetna Spur, Mile 11, Talkeetna, AK 99676

July 23-4:30-6 p.m.-Palmer Friday Fling
JD Latin Jazz Quintet
Palmer City Center Stage
Free Admission

July 28-6-8 p.m.-Jazz pizza night at the Flying Squirrel Bakery
John Damberg and Karrie Pavish
26205 Talkeetna Spur, Mile 11, Talkeetna, AK 99676

July 30-5-7 p.m. Live at 5 in Talkeetna, Alaska 
JD Latin Jazz Quintet
Talkeetna, AK City Park 
Free Admission

August 2-7-AK Jazz Workshop Jazz Camp
Featuring Jazz Improvisation classes and performances
Music students from grade 7-adults
9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. M-F
Anchorage Lutheran Church
1420 N St, Anchorage, AK 99501 
info at www.akjazzworkshop.org

August 6-7- 9 p.m. AK Jazz Workshop Faculty Jazz Ensemble Concert
Anchorage Lutheran Church
1420 N St, Anchorage, AK 99501
Admission: $20 Adults, $10 Students 
Tickets available at door on concert day

August 7-7-9 p.m.-AK Jazz Workshop 
Student Jazz Ensembles Concert

Anchorage Lutheran Church
1420 N St, Anchorage, AK 99501
Admission: $5 general admission 
Tickets available at door on concert day 

August 11-6-8 p.m.-Jazz Pizza night at the Flying Squirrel Bakery
The Fish on Trio with John Damberg, Ray Ash, and Bob Andrews
26205 Talkeetna Spur, Mile 11, Talkeetna, AK 99676

September 3-7:30-9:30 p.m.-AK State Fair-Colony Stage
JD Latin Jazz Quintet Concert
Admission: general State Fair admission applies 

October 11-4:30-6 p.m.-Anchorage Lutheran Church Concert
JD Latin Jazz Quintet Fall New Works Concert
Admission-$15 suggested donation and donations gladly accepted