• The Chicken is back every month.

    Special national acts are storming through the door to play in our intimate space. We now take reservations and do advance ticket sales. Your favorite local musicians are still on the schedule, and The Static Chicken and Extra Crispy Brass Band have regular nights every month. Tell all your people and get your ass on a stool soon.

  • Thank you ma’am, may I have another?

    The Estate is continuing a long tradition of quality libations. Stop in to try a craft cocktail or to grab three fingers of your favorite distillation. Always poured the way you want it.

  • Happy Hours, Tuesday – Saturday

    It’s Drinking Season, it gets dark early, and the barbecue is hibernating. Your liver is telling you to take your B vitamins and drink more booze. We are doing our part — we’re open for happy hour, or Hora Feliz if you are in a mezcal frame of mind… The lights turn on and the music starts at 5:00pm Tuesday – Saturday.

  • Hot Sauce @ the Estate!

    The Estate’s calendar is filling up with amazing acts! Click here to check out a complete list of dates! A sortable calendar is at your fingertips — hell, you can even subscribe to it. Tuesday nights are featuring FUTUREPORN. Recent national acts have included Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola, The Greyhounds, and Hermon Mehari. Bigger shows will often allow you to buy tickets online.

News:

  • End your Friday/start Saturday w/an open jam session of MKE's finest over at The Jazz Estate. Tonight!

    Posted By The East Side

    59 minutes ago

  • Is there a cover tonight?

    Posted By Eric Weber

    20 hours ago

  • "The Elementals bring a sultry, 3 vocal female fronted band. Keeping the vibe sexy and old school, this group mixes the cabaret world with great jazz!!!"
    ~The Jazz Estate, Milwaukee

    The Elementals live at the Jazz Estate-Saturday, February 14, 9:30 Showtime
    $8 Cover, ticket prices for reserved seating vary {see couples package below!}

    Anna Brink will open up the night on Solo Piano followed by a set from The Meisel Music Collective.

    Couples packages:
    $45 includes, admission for 2, a bottle of red OR white wine, a reserved table, and a single stemmed rose.

    Box Office 414-964-9923

    http://jazzestate.com/event/the-elementals/?instance_id=6338

    Posted By The Elementals

    January 28

  • The people whom make the most of their surroundings and talent, are the people that never ask for the recognition. They just work really hard, and realize it is not all about them!!!!!..Jamie Breiwick, hats off to you my friend, it is an honor to be on your team!

    Music Feature Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015 Jamie Breiwick’s Dreamland Considers the Mysteries of Monk Was it all just a dream? Mystery still shrouds “Dreamland,” but Racine trumpeter Jamie Breiwick is convinced the song is a Thelonious Monk composition, even if its provenance remains hazy. In his exhausti…

    Music Feature Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015 Jamie Breiwick’s Dreamland Considers the Mysteries of Monk Was it all just a dream? Mystery still shrouds “Dreamland,” but Racine trumpeter Jamie Breiwick is convinced the song is a Thelonious Monk composition, even if its provenance remains hazy. In his exhausti…

    Posted By The Jazz Estate

    January 21

  • What a weekend coming up at The Jazz Estate.

    Thursday Jan 22nd.. Adam Larson , from NYC.
    an EARLY show starting at 8:30pm
    http://adamlarsonjazz.com/

    Friday Jan 23rd...CNJ Latin Jazz
    Showtime 9:30pm
    https://www.facebook.com/events/1531958123742851/?fref=ts

    Saturday Jan 24th..David Bixler Quintet
    Showtime 9:30pm
    https://www.facebook.com/bixxlixx

    A three day run of killer Jazz...

    Welcome to the new official site of New York City Saxophonist Adam Larson. Explore the tabs above to enjoy the newest in video/audio, as well as up to date press and gig pages, and newly added teaching and testimonial pages. New content to continue to come in the weeks ahead. Thanks for visiting!

    Welcome to the new official site of New York City Saxophonist Adam Larson. Explore the tabs above to enjoy the newest in video/audio, as well as up to date press and gig pages, and newly added teaching and testimonial pages. New content to continue to come in the weeks ahead. Thanks for visiting!

    Posted By The Jazz Estate

    January 20

Press Clippings

  • The Bad Plus rocks The Estate

    If The Bad Plus made their reputation as an alt-jazz band bristling with rock attitude, they threw a sucker-punch to open the first of a four-show two-night stand. The opening title, “Pound for Pound,” sounded tough. Yet, on the club’s newly acquired Steinway, pianist Ethan Iverson disarmed the audience with a delicate, stately melody that, as he repeated and developed it, grew questioning and then yearning, quite moving in its taut simplicity.

  • Futurepornography Rampant

    Milwaukee’s jazz scene received a shock in January when the owner of The Jazz Estate (2423 N. Murray Ave.) announced that he was selling the venerable establishment. The East Side club has been home to internationally recognized jazz musicians, as well as a staggering array of homegrown talent and highly regarded regular bookings.

  • Express Milwaukee – April 2014

    Wednesday, April 30, 2014 New Jazz Estate Managers Bring Change but Keep the Jazz By Kristina Byas For more than 30 years, the Jazz Estate on Milwaukee’s East Side has been a gathering place for jazz musicians and enthusiasts. Its dimly lit, intimate space and the rhythms and melodies of the live acts it hosts […]