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Gary Bartz

The Hook & Ladder Theater hosts a Female Powerhouse night for International Women’s Day featuring performances by Mae Simpson, Joyann Parker, Sawyers Dream and Annie Mack….Friday, March 8th. Doors at 7 and Music at 8 p.m.

The 10th Annual Minnesota Cuban Film Festival offers an opportunity to experience the history, people and culture of Cuba on Thursday evenings through March 28th at the St. Anthony Main Theatre. Screenings are at 7 p.m.

Jazz at the Jungle features Connie Evingson and special guests Jon Weber, Gordy Johnson and Dave Karr presenting  “Best of Jazz at the Jungle”, celebrating 10 years with highlights from the past decade of concerts….Sunday, March 17th, 4 pm at the Jungle Theater.

The University of Minnesota Duluth Department of Music’s 47th Annual  Head of the Lakes Jazz Festival   features a performance by pianist Jon Cowherd and his trio featuring Brian Blade on drums and Joe Martin on drums, Friday March 22nd, 7:30 p.m. at Weber Music Hall.

The Twin Winter Jazz Festival is coming up Sunday, March 31st at Crooners Lounge and Supper Club. The festival features 5+ hours of jazz on two stages. Guest artists include saxophone legend Gary Bartz with Cuban drummer Francisco Mela, Patty Peterson and the Jazz Women All Stars, Tanner Taylor Trio, the Dakota Combo and more.