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Jazz scene hangs tough with venues offering world-class and local musicians

  • BRUCE ASATO / 2015

    Jazz pianist Tommy James performs at the Lewers Lounge at the Halekulani Hotel in Waikiki every Sunday and Monday.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / 2015

    Ginai and Pierre Grill perform at Medici’s, which celebrated its second anniversary in May.

  • JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Project Monday performs at Jazz Minds Honolulu.

Talk with anyone who appreciates jazz and has lived in Honolulu for a few decades and they’ll talk about the great jazz scenes of years past. There was Keone’s on Lewers Street. Rene Paulo’s nightclub, Opus One, at the Ilikai. Read more

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