Previous events

Janine Gastineau e seu Ritmo: Music of Brazil!

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Denver Press Club, 1330 Glenarm Place, Denver

Join Janine plus her stellar trio--Bill Kopper (g), Peter HUffaker (b), and Raoul Rossiter (dr)--for a high energy evening of Brazilian bossa nova, samba, and MPB. Famous tunes by Tom Jobim & Vinicius de Moraes, Baden Powell, Lô Borges, Luis Bonfa, Elis Regina, & more. Dancing highly encouraged! Ticketing link TBA in early Oct.

Janine's Birthday Concert! With Eric Gunnison & Peter Huffaker

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Boulder Piano Gallery, 3111 Walnut Street, Boulder

Join me for some of my favorite tunes from that golden era of American song, the 1930s-1940s. Also on hand: bubbles, balloons, and birthday cupcakes for all! I'll be sharing some of the music I love the most (tunes by Duke, Fats, Joni, Billie, and more), backed by the incredible Eric Gunnison on piano and Peter Huffaker on bass. This is my first gig in Boulder in many years, and I am thrilled to be back. I hope I can see a lot of your shining faces there! $22 cover, see link below.



Janine Gastineau Duo @ LIVE & LOCAL Cherry Creek!

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Bee & Pollen, Cherry Creek North (outside), 250 Detroit Street, Denver

Join Janine and guitarist Matt Fuller as we perform at Cherry Creek! We'll be sharing romantic songs and classic jazz standards in an intimate acoustic vein. We're happy to be part of this year's LIVE & LOCAL, sponsored by the Athena Project.


Janine Gastineau Duo @ LIVE & LOCAL Cherry Creek

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White Peacock Bridal, in Cherry Creek, 2440 E. 3rd Avenue, Denver

Join Janine and guitarist Matt Fuller as we perform at Cherry Creek! We'll be sharing romantic songs and classic jazz standards in an intimate acoustic vein. We're happy to be part of this year's LIVE & LOCAL, sponsored by the Athena Project. NO COVER, tips welcome

Janine Gastineau Trio: Songs of Spring!

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Denver Press Club, 1330 Glenarm Place, Denver

Join the Janine Gastineau Trio at 6:30 pm Thursday, May 18 for an intimate evening of jazz standards: lush vocals and heartfelt interpretations combined with the incredible musical stylings of guitarist Bill Kopper and bassist Ken Walker. Tonight the trio will feature songs inspired by spring, love, and more, performing tunes by Duke Ellington, George and Ira Gershwin, Ann Ronell, Tom Jobim, Nat Cole, Burt Bacharach, and Thelonious Monk.

The DPC serves beer, wine, and cocktails, and for an extra $12 you can order dinner (Buttered Chicken with Quinoa) to enjoy during the show; see ticketing link for how to order.

$20 cover ($10 DPC members); dinner + $12 (order with ticket).

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND Janine & fellow actor/singer/Sondheim fanatic Paula Jayne Friedland present their latest revue dedicated to the genius that is Stephen Sondheim. Explore the joyous (and often insane) arc of romantic love and commitment, through original narrative and over two dozen of Sondheim's celebrated songs. Gifted pianist Jerimiah Otto accompanies.

Janine Gastineau e seu Ritmo - Music of Brazil!

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The Muse Performance Space, 200 E South Boulder Road, Lafayette

Janine presents an evening of her favorite songs of Brazil, tunes made famous by Tom Jobim & Vinicius de Moraaes, Elís Regina, Chico Buarque, Edu Lobo, Baden Powell, Toquinho, and more. She's joined by a superb quartet: Eric Gunnison (p), Bill Kopper (g), Peter HUfafker (b), and Raoul Rossiter (dr).

Janine's Birthday Concert!

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Muse Performance Space, 200 E South Boulder Road, Lafayette

Join Janine and friends to celebrate her birthday with an intimate evening of her favorite jazz, Brazilian, and folk songs. With Sean McGowan (g), Phil Norman (c), plus special guest Dan Fairchild (g) & others. Grab a party hat and a piece of birthday cake :) All ages welcome!

$20, children $10


With Bill Kopper (g). More to come on music, etc. And - GOOD NEWS! The Muse can now safely have up to 30 people inside. If you would like to attend in person, you can make a reservation on the Muse website. From Pete & Clare: "Please feel free to bring in food from one of Lafayette's outstanding local restaurants. We have beer/wine/sparkling water and snacks available. You can also see the show online on the Muse's YouTube and Facebook pages. As always, musicians are paid a generous percentage of donations received for their show, so please remember to donate, either through venmo @museperformancespace or on our website's Donate button."

Music of Brazil! - livestream via 100 Nights of Jazz

100 Nights of Jazz livestream

My MUSIC OF BRAZIL show comes to you via livestream hosted by 100 NIGHTS OF JAZZ. I'm appearing with the fabulous Eric Gunnison, Peter Huffaker, and Raoul Rossiter, WHOOO HOOOOOOO! It's the first time in a loooooong time that I've had the pleasure of playing with a full trio, which makes this music in particular all the more FUN. We have a beautiful set of bossa nova, samba, and MPB tunes just for you! So tune in, and be ready to move and groove with us!

To watch, stream our show at the link above.

There is no cover, but tips are gratefully accepted and will help me pay the musicians (and myself) Emoji You'll see links as you watch on how to donate. (PS if it doesn't work for you, be sure to mention that in the chat during the show, and our sound person will fix it)

This livestream, courtesy Janet Poth and Classic Pianos (Antiques Row, S Broadway in Denver) has done so much to keep the music alive during COVID. We are very grateful to them, and also to all of you for tuning in!

Janine Gastineau & her Rhythm - latest livestream!

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100 Nights of Jazz Livestream!

Join me, Bill Kopper and Peter Huffaker for a livestream of eclectic jazz from France, Brazil, and the Great American Songbook. We'll share songs by Tom Jobim, Serge Gainsbourg, Rodgers & Hart, Irving Berlin, Joni Mitchell, and more. Sponsored by Classic Pianos and Janet Poth (La Cour Art Bar), these livestream concerts keep jazz in Denver alive during COVID-19. Add music to your weekend with us! Tune in at the link above, or on the 100 Nights of Jazz YouTube channel. All funds raised go to the artists; donations gratefully accepted online via the link in the livestream, or on Venmo: @Janine-Gastineau


Janine's Livestream Concert/Fundraiser on Facebook

Muse Performance Space

SUPER EXCITED to share my music this Thursday March 26 at 7pm. Join me and guitarist Bill Kopper for an intimate evening of songs from Brazil, France, and the Great American Songbook. Still raising funds to help Bradley Bohanan with his cancer treatment, and offering digital versions of my CD and EP (plus a couple of singles) to that end. So tune in, HERE, on Thursday night! and BIG BIG LOVE to you all! Just go to Facebook, to the Muse Performance Space page ( and click on the red LIVE button on the left (on the night of the show). You can donate to Bradley's GoFundMe campaign here: And message me for CD digital downloads on my Contact page, and I'll get right back to you!

Back by popular demand! Join Janine Gastineau (vocals) and Terri Jo Jenkins (vocals, flute & guitar) for the return of their acclaimed tribute show BOTH SIDES NOW: The Music of Joni Mitchell. Celebrate Joni Mitchell’s journey through life, music and art via intimate stories and songs from her early folk career to her peerless explorations in jazz and rock. Featuring music from SONGS TO A SEAGULL, CLOUDS, LADIES OF THE CANYON, BLUE, COURT & SPARK, TURBULENT INDIGO, HISSING OF SUMMER LAWNS, HEJIRA, MINGUS, and more. $15 cover. BOTH SIDES NOW features a stellar quartet of Denver’s top jazz and folk players: Eric Gunnison (piano), Bill Kopper (guitar), Bill McCrossen (bass) and Raoul Rossiter (percussion).

Janine sings jazz & French chanson!

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Cheese Importers, 103 Main Street, Longmont CO 80501

An evening of jazz standards and French tunes, avec Janine et les trois musiciens merveilleux: BIll Kopper, Bill McCrossen & Clare Church. Join us in this trés charmant café de L'Europe for craft cocktails, (mostly) French wines by the glass, and cuisine française délicieuse. Happy hour 3-6! NO COVER

CARMINA BURANA, with Colorado Ballet & the Evans Choir

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Ellie Caulkins Opera House, Denver Center for the Performing Arts, 1385 Curtis Street, Denver

Janine sings with the EC in Colorado Ballet's production of Carl Orff's masterful CARMINA BURANA. Also on the program, George Balanchine's exquisite SERENADE, set to Tchaikovsky's "Serenade for Strings." I cannot recommend this performance highly enough - CARMINA is lively, powerful and very fun, while the rarely performed SERENADE is an absolutely breathtaking ballet. Colorado Ballet remains one of the best ballet companies in America, and this not-to-be-missed double bill is worth the splurge. Hope you can join us at one of the 8 performances!


Expeditions + 1, featuring Janine Gastineau!

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Muse Performance Space, 200 E South Boulder Road, Lafayette

Janine appears as special guest for the monthly "Expeditions + 1" performance at the Muse, with Adam Revell (p), Pete Lewis (horns), Jason Malmberg (b) and Clare Church (d). Jazz standards and new arrangements by Lewis, featuring songs by John Coltrane, Joni Mitchell, and more!

Join us for a roof-raising evening of spirituals and gospel classics (Glenn Burleigh, Moses Hogan, Edwin Hawkins, Langston Hughes & more), PLUS a performance of Dr. Roger Holland's amazing suite THE DREAM & THE DREAMER, honoring MLK, Jr. Special guests: the Lamont Wind Ensemble. Have your heart lifted and your soul inspired by this incredible program!

Janine Gastineau & Julie Monley: Songs from France and Brazil!

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La Cour Art Bar, 1643 South Broadway, Denver CO

Janine & Julie perform rhythmic sambas, beautiful ballads and swinging pop from France & Brazil! On the set list: solos and duets composed by Tom Jobim, Serge Gainsbourg, Edith Piaf, Django Reinhardt, Lô Borges, Roberto Menescal & more! Bill Kopper (gtr) and Peter Huffaker (b) add gorgeous accompaniment. TIPS WARMLY WELCOMED!

Join Janine (alto section) as TSP & the Lamont Wind Ensemble honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in the LWE's "New Morning of Freedom" concert, featuring TSP director Dr Roger Holland's suite "The Dream & the Dreamer." This majestic work was inspired by words from Dr. King's "I Have a Dream" speech from the 1963 March on Washington, D.C. Please come - it's incredible! FREE.