Maynard Ferguson Tour Date Archive – MFTourDates.NET

1997 Tour Dates

No gig calendar has been found for 1997.  These dates come from the newsletters and should be considered incomplete.


1/16 MF flies to Los Angeles, CA from Bangalore
1/24 MF films ‘Good Morning, Texas’ at WFAA, Dallas, Texas Video (Thanks to Stephen Lovelady for this info!)

Maynard interviewed by Todd Whitthorne & Deborah Duncan, and plays as part of a quintet
(w/ Tom Garling, Christian Jacob, Phil Palombi, Tony Pia)
You Got It
A Night in Tunisia

1/25 Farmers Branch, TX Brookhaven College
1/27 Baytown, TX Sterling High School
1/28 Sulphur, LA Lewis Middle School
1/30 Melbourne, FL Maxwell C. King Center

2/1 Jupiter, FL First Coral Gables Congregational Church
2/2 Marathon, FL Unitarian Church of Christ
2/3 Marathon, FL Pigeon Key Island
2/3 Alfred, NY Sombrero Country Club
2/6 Alfred, NY Alfred University
2/7 Glassboro, NJ Rowan College
2/8 Staten Island, NY Tottenville High School
2/9 Bristol, RI Mt. Hope High School
2/11 Pottstown, PA The Hill School
2/13 Manchester, CT Manchester High School
2/14 Stroudsburg, PA Stroudsburg High School
2/15 Massillon, OH Massillon Washington Auditorium
2/16 Perry, PH Perry High School
2/19 Milwaukee, WI The Rave
2/26 Princeton, NJ John Witherspoon Middle School
2/27 Pittsburgh, PA Mt. Lebanon High School

3/1 Buffalo, NY Center for the Arts
3/2 Utica, NY Tiny’s Grill
3/6 Altoona, PA Penn State Altoona
3/8 Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Juno Awards
3/9 Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Juno Awards
3/11 Carteret, NJ Carteret High School
3/12 Washington, D.C. Blues Alley
3/13 Washington, D.C. Blues Alley
3/14 Washington, D.C. Blues Alley
3/15 Washington, D.C. Blues Alley
3/17 Coal Township, PA Shamokin High School
3/19 Saratoga Springs, NY The Parting Glass (see November)
3/20 Brookeville, NY Long Island University
3/21 Cambridge, MA Ryles Jazz Club  (see 11/20)
3/22 Lewiston, ME Bates College
3/23 Blue Hill, ME Private Party

4/8 Seattle, WA Jazz Alley
4/9 Seattle, WA Jazz Alley
4/10 Seattle, WA Jazz Alley
4/11Seattle, WA Jazz Alley
4/12 Seattle, WA Jazz Alley
4/13 Seattle, WA Jazz Alley
4/15 Richland, WA Richland High School  (Steve Reid joins?)
4/17 San Ramon, CA Maestro’s
4/18 Las Vegas, NV Boulder Station Casino
4/19 San Diego, CA Croce’s Top Hat
4/20 Gilbert, AZ Gilbert High School (Matt Wallace’s daughter joins him onstage for Hoochie Kootchie Man)

Set included:
You Got It
Sweet Baba Suite
I Don’t Wanna Be a Hootchie Kootchie Man No More
Cajun Cookin/Medley

4/22 Farmington, NM Farmington Civic Theatre
4/23 Albuquerque, NM The Kimo Theatre
4/24 Tulsa, OK Shots Bar & Grill
4/26 Grayslake, IL College of Lake County
4/28 Chicago, IL Jazz Showcase

Possibly the date of filming of a TV appearance on BET channel?

4/29 Memphis, TN B.B. King’s Blues Club
4/30 Nashville, TN Cafe Milano

5/3 Kansas City, MO Colonial Church
5/4 Kansas City, MO Colonial Church
5/5 Council Bluffs, MO Colonial Church
5/9 Toronto, Canada Roy Thomson Hall
5/10 Rochester, MN Mayo Civic Center
5/15 Cedartown, GA Cedartown Auditorium
5/16 Bay Minette, AL Faulkner College
5/17 Jacksonville, FL Performing Arts Center
5/18 Tampa, FL Jazz Cellar
5/21 Melbourne, FL Maxwell King Center
5/22 Orlando, FL The Sapphire Supper Club
5/23 Del Ray Beach, FL Musicians Exchange Café
5/24 Silver Springs, FL Silver Springs Amusement Park Amphitheater
5/31 San Francisco, CA Private Party

6/19 Bremen, Germany Trompeten Akademie
6/20 Halle, Germany Steintorvariete
6/21 Lissabon, Portugal Amo-Kulturzentrum
6/24 Dresden, Germany Neue Mensa University
6/25 Jena, Germany Kultur-Und-Volkhaus
6/27 Piacenca, Italy Media Dream
6/28 Glasgow, Scotland Glasgow Jazz Festival
6/29 Maribor, Slovenia Maribor Jazz Festival

7/3 Berlin, Germany Quasimodo
7/5 Genoa, Italy Giardino Chio Seri
7/8 Lugano, Switzerland Lugano Jazz Festival
7/9 Lugano, Switzerland Lugano Jazz Festival
7/10 Lugano, Switzerland Lugano Jazz Festival
7/11 Lugano, Switzerland Lugano Jazz Festival
7/18 Weinstadt, Germany Jahnhalle Bindersbach
7/21 to 8/2 London, UK Ronnie Scott’s Club

8/21 Wheeling, WV Stifle Fine Arts Center
8/22 New York NY Lincoln Center Out-of-Doors Festival
8/24 Thornville, OH Central Ohio Builders Association

9/6 Norwalk, CT Norwalk Oyster Festival (cancelled???)

9/30 LaCrosse, WI  Octoberfest  (date unconfirmed)

Blue Birdland
It Don’t Mean A Thing
A Night In Tunisia
Sweet Baba Suite
Gonna Fly Now

10/3 Bangkok, Thailand Royal Palace
10/4 Bangkok, Thailand Royal Palace
10/18 Fort Worth, TX Caravan of Dreams  TICKET
10/19 San Antonio, TX Trinity University Auditorium
10/20 Houston, TX Rockefellers
10/23 Boardman, OH Bistro/Peppers
10/24 Akron, OH Tangiers
10/25 Sanborn, NY Niagara County Community College
10/26 Orlando, FL Lynx Jazz Festival
10/28 Tampa, FL The Jazz Cellar
10/29 Melbourne, FL
10/30 Newport Richey, FL River Ridge Auditorium
10/31 Gainesville, FL Gainesville Auditorium

11/1 Marianna, FL Chipola J.C. Fine Arts Center
11/5 Greenwood Village, CO Cherry Creek Auditorium
11/15 Chicago, IL Joe’s Bee Bop Café
11/16 Chicago, IL Joe’s Bee Bop Café
11/17 Auburn Hills, MI Avondale Auditorium
11/19 Glenelg, MD Glenelg Auditorium
11/20 Cambridge, MA Ryles Jazz Club
11/21 Cambridge, MA Ryles Jazz Club
11/22 Webster, MA Point Breese
11/23 West Dennis, MA Christine’s
11/26 Saratoga Springs, NY The Parting Glass
11/28 Storrs, CT Husky Blues
11/29 Morristown, NJ Community Theatre
11/30 Utica, NY Tiny’s Grill

12/1 Havertown, PA Haverford Auditorium
12/2 New York, NY The Blue Note
12/3 New York, NY The Blue Note
12/4 New York, NY The Blue Note
12/5 New York, NY The Blue Note
12/6 New York, NY The Blue Note
12/7 New York, NY The Blue Note

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