LJO Concerts and Events

"Jazz in the Park"  returns for the 44th Season!

The La Crosse Jazz Orchestra continues the tradition of summer concerts, along with performing at concerts, dances, and festivals throughout the Coulee Region and elsewhere. Along with this year’s guest trumpet virtouoso, Rob Parton on July 15 the band will featuring music of the Big Band Dance Era and Contemporary big band compositions.  Check out the schedule below!!  Performances are all Free.

2018      Concert Schedule

Saturday, June 2, 2018 » 6:30 p.m.
Caledonia Street Block Party
Rain Site: Pearl Street Brewery


Sunday, June 17, 2018 » 7 p.m.
Vocalists Cathy Reitz and Tim Henke
RIVERSIDE PARK
Rain Site: Cavalier Theater

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 » 5:30 p.m.
MoonTunes, with The Swinging Pearls
& The Coulee Region All-Star High School Jazz Band
MOVED TO -----  WEBER CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

Sunday, July 15, 2018 » 7 p.m.
Riverside Park Jazz Party
Trumpet Virtuoso Rob Parton
RIVERSIDE PARK
Rain Site: Cavalier Theater

Sunday, July 22, 2018 » 7 p.m.
RIVERSIDE PARK
Rain Site: Cavalier Theater

    Upcoming Events

  • Sunday, July 22 2018, 7:00 pm
    Jazz In The Park Concert
    Location: Riverside Park, La Crosse, WI
    Rain Site: Cavalier Theater
    The LJO wraps up the 44th season with selections ranging from swing to contemporary funk charts!

    Past Events

  • Sunday, July 15 2018, 7:00 pm
    Jazz In The Park Concert featuring Trumpet Virtuoso, Rob Parton
    Location: Riverside Park, La Crosse, WI
    Rain Site: The Cavalier Theater 118 Sth 5th Ave.
    Soaring lead trumpeter, Rob Parton is our
    guest artist for the 2018 season. Rob has been
    the premiere trumpet artist in Chicago for
    years and now headlines the jazz scene in
    Columbus and Cincinnati, Ohio.
  • Tuesday, June 26 2018, 5:30 pm
    MoonTunes featuring the LJO 5:30 at The Weber Center
    Location: MOVED TO THE WEBER CENTER
    Rain Site: Weber Center For The Arts, La Crosse, WI
    MOVED to THE WEBER CENTER -
    MoonTunes Concert series moves to Tuesday night featuring the LJO and special guests - The Swinging Pearls & The Coulee Region All-Star High School Jazz Band. The second set features a "Tribute to Sinatra" with LJO's very own Sinatra, Tim Henke.
  • Sunday, June 17 2018, 7:00 pm
    Jazz In The Park Concert - Due To HEAT ADVISORY and Weather moved to Cavalier Theater
    Location: Cavalier Theatre - 5th Street between Main and State
    Rain Site: Cavalier Theater
    Join the LJO as we kick off our 44th season of free concerts in Riverside Park. Featured will be vocalists Cathy Reitz and Tim Henke.

    MOVED INDOORS TO CAVALIER THEATRE - Due to HEAT ADVISORY!!!
    Join us in the cool air conditioned theater with no bugs.
  • Saturday, June 2 2018, 6:31 pm
    Caledonia Street Bock Party
    Location: Caledonia Street, La Crosse, WI
    Rain Site: Pearl Street Brewery
    Join the LJO for the first ever Caledonia Street Block Party held in the LaCrosse Northside Business district. Dancing, food and beverages for all ages!
  • Tuesday, May 15 2018, 7:00 pm
    Big Band Reading Session
    Location: The Root Note - 115 4th St. S. La Crosse
    Rain Site: none
    The LJO reads new repertoire and prepares for the summer concert series.