• Welcome to the new Jazz Estate Site!

    New management, new outlook, same great music! Take a look around, you’ll find a current calendar filled with nationals & your favorite locals, nightly drink special listings, and even a monthly newsletter! Thanks for visiting!

  • Inspiring Spirits & More!

    The Estate’s new management is keeping its tradition of abundant selection alive, as well as adding some new options. Check out some new nightly specials here!

  • Farewell to a Legend!

    Co-owner & local celebrity in the jazz community Brian Sanders has retired from the Estate after 14 years of dedication and guile. Read a bit about the guy who kept the Estate alive and kicking for so long here!

  • New Dates @ the Estate!

    The Estate’s calendar is filling up with amazing acts! Click here to check out a complete list of dates! A sortable & subscribable calendar is at your fingertips!


  • Live on the Speakeasy Stage

    Live on the Speakeasy Stage

Press Clippings

  • Jazz Estate in M Magazine

    “Around for more than 30 years, the Estate is probably the granddaddy of the city’s jazz venues, providing an outlet for up and coming musicians as well as longtimers. Fans can hear good old upbeat standards or contemporary rhythms. Bartender Amber Grupe keeps the drinks flowing, no matter how large the usual elbow-to-elbow crowd.” (“Jazz […]

  • Jazz Estate in Downbeat 2014

    The Jazz Estate just made “Downbeat’s 2014 International Jazz Venue Guide!” -”This vintage 50′s hipster scene brings five nights of jazz a week to Milwaukee jazz lovers.” (Downbeat Magazine, February 2014)