Past Performances

Here is an archive of many of our wonderful past performances.

CORY GALLANT


Friday, August 30, 7:30 PM

SUMMER JAZZ COMBO


Saturday, August 24, 2:00 PM

IBIDUNNI OJIKUTU & REBECCA MAÑALAC

Saturday, September 14, 7:30 PM

CHUCK DINGÉE


Thursday, September 12, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

LINDA ROORDA

Wednesday, September 11, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

MIKE BOHNSON


Thursday, September 5, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

KAREN SCHOLTEN

Wednesday, September 4, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

J.P. FALCON GRADY

Thursday, August 29, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

JANICE BRINK


Wednesday, August 28, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

ROSEWOOD

Thursday, August 22, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

NELL VEENSTRA

Wednesday, August 21, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

JOHANNA MEENK

Wednesday, August 14, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

EMILY BAILEY & BETHANY HILT

Wednesday, August 7, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

ART IN THE ALLEY


Saturday, August 3 5:30 PM

LORRAINE ROBINSON

Wednesday, July 31, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

LINDA ROORDA

Wednesday, July 24, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

CHUCK DINGÉE


Thursday, July 18, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

JOHANNA MEENK

Wednesday, July 17, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

JOVINO SANTOS NETO


Monday, July 8, 7:30 PM

SCRUB HUBNER

Thursday, August 15, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

CONCERTS IN THE COMMUNITY

Monday, July 8, 12:00 PM

STEVE LOEFFER

Thursday, July 11, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

NELL VEENSTRA

Wednesday, July 10, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

CHUCK DINGÉE & SHARON MASON

Thursday, August 8, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

KAREN SCHOLTEN


Wednesday, July 3, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

JOE & CAROL YOUNG

Thursday, June 27, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

EMILY BAILEY & BETHANY HILT

Wednesday, June 26, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

SONG WRANGLERS

Thursday, June 20, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

TAMARA RUTGERS

Wednesday, June 19, 12:00 PM

J.P. FALCON GRADY

Thursday, June 6, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

GIANT’S CAUSEWAY


Saturday, June 15, 7:30 PM

CLASSICAL AROUND TOWN


Wednesday, June 12, 7:30 PM

PEARL DJANGO with GAIL PETTIS

NEW DATE
Saturday, May 11, 7:30 PM

TERRY PALMER AND FRIENDS

Thursday, May 9, 6:00 PM

KAREN SCHOLTEN

Wednesday, May 8, 12:00 PM

PAUL KLEIN


Thursday, May 2, 6:00 PM

NELL VEENSTRA

Wednesday, May 1, 12:00 PM

SCRUB HUBNER

Thursday, April 25, 6:00 PM

EMILY BAILEY

Wednesday, April 24, 12:00 PM

LORRAINE ROBINSON

Wednesday, April 3, 12:00 PM

CHUCK DINGÉE & SHARON MASON

Thursday, March 14, 6:00 PM

J.P. FALCON GRADY

Thursday, February 21, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

KAREN SCHOLTEN

Wednesday, February 20, 12:00 PM

SUNDAY @3

Sunday, April 14

SUNDAY @3

Sunday, February 10

J.P. FALCON GRADY

Thursday, January 17, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

GABRIEL MAÑALAC

Saturday, November 24, 3:00 PM

EMILY BAILEY & BETHANY HILT

Wednesday, December 19, 12:00 PM

JENNIFER SCOTT, RENE WORST, and BILL COON

Saturday, April 27, 7:30 PM

MAÑALAC PIANO DUO

 
Saturday, March 23, 7:30 PM

NOEL ENSEMBLE

 
Saturday, December 15, 3:00 PM

ANGELS DESCENDING

Thursday, December 13, 6:00 – 8:00 PM

ANISSA

Thursday, December 6, 6:00 – 8:00 PM

CASCADIA DREAMS

Friday, October 19, 7:30 PM

WALT BURKETT

Thursday, November 15, 6:00 PM

TERHI M. BROERSMA & KATHLEEN DEAN

Thursday, October 4, 6:00 PM

SYLVIA BOS

Wednesday, October 3, 12:00 PM

MILICA JOVANOVIĆ

 
Saturday, September 29, 7:30 PM

SHER VADINSKA

 
Thursday, September 27, 6:00 PM

TERHI M. BROERSMA

Wednesday, September 26, 12:00 PM

SOUL SHADOWS

 
Thursday, September 20, 6:00 PM

MEG KREIG

Wednesday, September 19, 12:00 PM

ERIC HIRST

Wednesday, September 12, 12:00 PM

KATIE VAN KOOTEN, Soprano with JEFFREY GILLIAM, Piano

Saturday, September 8, 7:30 PM

THE KAELI EARLE TRIO

Saturday, August 25, 7:30 PM

EMILY BAILEY & BETHANY HILT

Wednesday, August 22, 12:00 PM

SHERRY VANDENBOS

Wednesday, August 15, 12:00 PM

QUEEN’S BLUEGRASS

Thursday, August 9, 6:00 PM

RUTH VANDENBOS & ANDREW PLAISIER

Tuesday, August 7, 7:30 PM

ART IN THE ALLEY

Saturday, August 4 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM

TERRY PALMER

Thursday, August 2, 6:00 PM

LINDA ROORDA

Wednesday, July 25, 12:00 PM

JEAN-JACQUES TÊTU

Thursday, July 19, 6:00 PM

KARIE PRESCOTT, SEMMY STAHLHAMMER AND SERGEI TELESHEV

Saturday, July 14, 7:30 PM

GRETA MATASSA TRIO



Monday, July 9, 7:30 PM

BELLINGHAM FESTIVAL OF MUSIC


Monday, July 9, 12:00 PM

CHUCK DINGÉE

Thursday, June 28, 6:00 PM

LORRAINE ROBINSON

Wednesday, June 27, 12:00 PM

SYLVIA BOS

Wednesday, June 20, 12:00 PM

DARLA BRADSHAW LOBB & WALT BURKETT

Thursday, June 7, 6:00 PM

LORRAINE ROBINSON

Wednesday, May 16, 12:00 PM

DORIS MAE BAJEMA

Wednesday, May 9, 12:00 PM

DR. ANDREW LE

Saturday, June 16, 7:30 PM

KATHY KALLICK BAND

Saturday, May 12, 7:30 PM

MARC BERGER

Wednesday, April 18, 12:00 PM

SCOT RANNEY

Thursday, April 12, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

BOB MILNE

Online ticket sales have ended, but there are still tickets available. The Box Office Opens at 6:30 PM.  Saturday, March 17, 7:30 PM After rave reviews of last year’s performance, the Jansen Art Center is honored once again to present An Evening of Ragtime with Bob Milne. Bob Milne – America’s foremost ragtime/boogie-woogie pianist. He was filmed and documented […]

NUTCRACKER HOLIDAY EVENT

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 17, 03:00 PM The Jansen Art Center and Northwest Ballet Academy are proud to present Nutcracker Holiday Event, a performance featuring exciting dance excerpts from ‘The Nutcracker’ with special narration by Uncle Drosselmeyer. Refreshments for kids and adults will be provided. Choreography by John Bishop TICKETS:  General Admission: $15.00 Students and Seniors: $12.00 […]

JEFFREY ELVIS UNPLUGGED: February 22

Live Music in the Piano Lounge Thursday, February 22 5:30-7:30pm The “Jeffrey Elvis” Tribute show has quickly become a sensation in the Great Northwest from Seattle to Calgary and he will be touring the Midwest this coming year with plans to visit China for a seasonal tour. Tim Kraft has been performing Frank Sinatra for […]

PEARL DJANGO

Saturday, February 10, 7:30 PM Back by popular demand, Pearl Django returns to the Firefly Concert Series at the Jansen Art Center. With a performance history spanning more than two decades, Pearl Django endures as one of the most highly regarded Hot Club style groups working today. Although the band’s roots are firmly in the music […]

CHECO TOHOMASO: February 8

Live Music in the Piano Lounge Thursday, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Music Director Checo Tohomaso brings a wealth of musical experience to the Vancouver Outreach Community Sweet Soul Gospel Choir (VOC).  Born in Florida, and raised in Hawaii as well as Okinawa Japan, he has entertained with many notable performers throughout his career.  Checo […]

ENSEMBLE ELECTRA

Saturday, January 20, 7:30 PM Online ticket sales have ended – tickets will be available at the door. The Box Office reopens at 6:30 PM.  The sounds of trio Ensemble Electra will fill the Chamber Hall on Saturday, January 20th, in the third presentation of the J’s Firefly Concert Series. The musicians are Vicki Boeckman, recorder; Tekla Cunningham, violin; and […]

LUNCHTIME CHRISTMAS MUSIC: December 19 – 22

LUNCHTIME CHRISTMAS MUSIC Join us at the J for a week of Lunchtime Christmas Music with local musicians. Enjoy a mid-day break with a delicious lunch from the Firehall Cafe and live entertainment to help you enjoy the festive season! Each performance is from 12:00 PM – 1:00 Pm. There is no cover and families […]

NOEL TRIO

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16, 3:00 PM The Firefly Concert Series presents a heart-warming afternoon of music to celebrate the Yuletide season. The Noel Trio features harp, flute, viola, and bass with holiday favorites, poetry, and beautiful carols from around the world.  Jill Whitman received her bachelor degree in harp performance from UW, studying with Pamela Vokolek and Lynne Wainwright Palmer and […]

Jingle All the Way: Christmas Jazz Piano with Scot Ranney

Saturday, December 9 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Scot Ranney performs a special holiday concert he said is guaranteed to make you fall in love with Christmas music again. Join Scot in the beautiful Chamber Music Hall for this free event. Seating is first come-first served. Scot Ranney is a jazz pianist from Bellingham, Washington who […]

ANGELS DESCENDING: November 30

Live Music in the Piano Lounge Thursday, November 30 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Angels Descending presents A Christmas Prelude. Join vocalists Wendy Donaghy and Sharon Mayson as they usher in the holiday season with many of your favorites such as White Christmas, Santa Baby, Breath of Heaven, and even Mozart’s Alleluja! Wendy Donaghy stays busy as a singer throughout […]

JANSEN JAZZ BAND CONCERT

Thursday, April 19, 7:30 PM

JANSEN JAZZ BAND CONCERT

Thursday, February 22, 7:30 PM Online Ticket Sales have ended – the Box Office is open at the J.  The Jansen Jazz Band is a 20-30 member community band that performs under the direction of Steve Herrick. All of the musicians are volunteers, members of the community who enjoy learning and performing. Returning is veteran […]

SUNDAY @3

Sunday, February 25 3:00 PM The Jansen Art Center is pleased to present Sunday @ 3, our Young Artist Concert Series, taking place on Sunday, February 25 at 3:00 PM. Produced by local music instructor, Jeri Mercer, Sunday @ 3 is designed as a program to allow young, semi-professional artists to perform work showcasing the advancement […]

JANSEN JAZZ BAND CONCERT

Thursday, November 16, 7:30 PM Online Ticket sales have ended – but there are still tickets for tonight’s concert available at the Gallery Shop at the Jansen Art Center. Come early and enjoy Live Music in the Piano Lounge with Anissa from 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.  The Jansen Jazz Band is a 20-30 member […]

ANISSA: November 16

LIVE MUSIC IN THE PIANO LOUNGE Thursday, November 16 6:00 – 7:30 PM * Anissa has been singing professionally worldwide since a young age. Each of her performances moves her audiences with her beautiful, soulful voice. She celebrated the release of her newest album, Tied, this fall.  Tied is Anissa’s first album featuring all original […]

ROOSEVELT ROAD: November 2

LIVE MUSIC IN THE PIANO LOUNGE Thursday, November 2 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Roosevelt Road is a trio of seasoned musicians bringing decades of experience and musical styles including exceptional Bluegrass, Americana, and Folk.   Jane McMahon’s vocals are beautiful and pure.  Jane brings her unique style of five-string banjo that is pleasing to the listener. Steve McMahon, the […]

RYAN BROERSMA : October 19

October 19, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM  Ryan Broersma (and friends) Ryan Oliver Broersma was born and lives in Lynden, WA. He is currently a 6th grader at Lynden Middle School. “I love music,” Ryan tells us. “This will be my very first real concert and I will be playing a huge variety of music […]

SCRUB HUBNER: October 5

LIVE MUSIC IN THE PIANO LOUNGE October 5, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Scrub Hubner Scrub Hubner (aka: the Human Jukebox) has been playing the guitar and singing since grade school.  Whether it was “Sink the Bismarck” at a Central Grade School assembly or the Beach Boys “409” for the Ferndale PTA, Scrub loved to […]

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