The five best jazz shows in Denver this month

There's another great month of jazz on tap for December. Legendary trumpeter Tom Harrell kicks off a three-night stint Dazzle this evening, while John Scofield teams up with Medeski, Martin & Wood for two shows in the area later this week. Then, later in the month, Denver native Brad Leali performs with pianist Cyrus Chesnut, and tenor saxophonist Donny McCaslin is due for two nights. Keep reading for a full rundown of the five best jazz shows this month.

See also: - The five best concerts this week: December 3-7 - Ten essential jazz albums if you know squat about jazz - A Medeski, Martin & Wood member branches out

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Jon Solomon writes about music and nightlife for Westword, where he's been the Clubs Editor since 2006.
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