These Jazz Passengers know an awful lot about the New York scene, and hopefully they've got some good Debbie Harry stories. 5 pm.
This 3 pm showcase features saxophonist Charles McPherson and other players alongside young players from various programs.
Two legendary jazz drummers chat it up about the creative spark, playing with the greats, and living forever. Hope someone has a video camera handy.
The funky Portland group debuts its new disc,
, this week. You can see it free. 9:30 pm.
Saturday Feb. 24, at
The folks behind PDX Jazz Fest will tell you that this is what the thing is all about: bigshots and locals tearing the roof off the place together at the end of the night.
SEE IT: Go to pdxjazz.com to see times, addresses and more events.