Jazz Aspen Snowmass has announced another stellar lineup for their JAS Cafe Winter Series. The 2018-19 season will see performances by Sweet Lu Olutosin, Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles, Sammy Miller & the Congregation, Chuchito Valdes, Robin McKelle, Shelly Berg with Veronica Swift and Billy Valentine, Ola Onabule, Niki Haris and Deva Mahal. Shows will happen Downstairs at The Little Nell and the Cooking School of Aspen. Tickets for the Jazz Cafe Winter Series go on sale Nov. 9.
Along with the JAS Cafe winter lineup, JAS has also announced that its fascinating Listen Up! discussion series will return for the 2019 season. Listen Up! is pre-show forum with the artists where they regale the audience with anecdotes as well as insight into their music. JAS Cafe Winter Series artists scheduled for Listen Up! include Shelly Berg, Niki Haris, Robin McKelle, Sammy Miller, Deva Mahal and Ola Onabule. You can find more information on the JAS Listen Up! series here or check out the video below of Jose James' Listen Up! talk from 2018.