7:30 pm19:30

trioKAIT at the Blue Guitar in South Pasadena

Almost a year later, we're excited to return to Brad Colerick's Blue Guitar series at Arroyo Seco in South Pasadena. LACM Students & Faculty receive 50% off with promo "LACM"!

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7:00 pm19:00

trioKAIT returns to Puffer's of Pismo Beach!

A great way to spend a Saturday night: at Charlie Puffer's small but mighty venue in Pismo Beach. Great wine, great atmosphere - and we will be blowing the house out with epic funk odysseys. Or with our highly tasteful trio sounds. Whichever you prefer.

781 Price Street, Ste A; Pismo Beach, CA  93449  

(805) 773-6563

8:00 pm20:00

trioKAIT returns to the Sound Room in Oakland!!

We had such a great time at the Sound Room in April that we just had to come back!!


Tickets $15

Doors open at 7p; show starts at 8pm. One ticket gets you two different sets of music! ALL AGES! For more information, visit

9:00 pm21:00

trioKAIT at ETA in Highland Park!

If you haven't yet been to this ultra-hip Highland Park hang, be sure to come and enjoy a no-cover night of #pocketjazz and delightful cocktails.

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6:00 pm18:00

With Evan Stone + Lyman Medeiros in Laguna

A fun, outdoor evening of jazz in Laguna Beach for the  "Sunset Serenades" music series at Heisler Park Amphitheatre! With drummer Evan Stone and bassist Lyman Medeiros. Free + all ages


6:00 pm18:00

trioKAIT at Puffers of Pismo

Wrapping up our tour of the Central Coast with a fun Sunday night hit at Charlie Puffer's great Pismo Beach wine shop!

781 Price Street, Ste A; Pismo Beach, CA  93449  

(805) 773-6563

6:00 pm18:00

trioKAIT at the "Peace House" in Santa Margarita

Come experience this one-of-a-kind performance space! trioKAIT will be playing two sets with proceeds going to the Atascadero High School Jazz Band. Pizza will be made on-site starting at 5pm! Think of it as a party... and you're invited! No tickets - but donations will be accepted at the door! Please bring your favorite pizza topping for house-fired pies made on site!

 22606 El Camino Real, Santa Margarita

6:00 pm18:00

Fundraiser concert for Atascadero High School Jazz Band ft. trioKAIT

Open to the public! Hosted by the Atascadero Greyhound Foundation. Tickets are $15, $12 in advance.

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trioKAIT is coming to Atascadero, and we are making it a benefit concert to support the AHS Jazz Band!

Thirty-four Atascadero High School jazz musicians look forward to traveling to the Reno Jazz Festival to compete, attend clinics and watch performances by the top college and high school jazz bands from throughout the Western U.S. Funds raised will help cover transportation, registration fees and lodging for all students.

Location: SpringHill Suites Paso Robles Atascadero

900 El Camino Real, Atascadero, California 93422

9:00 pm21:00

trioKAIT at Herb Alpert's Vibrato in Bel Air

A fun and special evening at Vibrato with NO COVER. Join us at this hip and elegant spot for two sets of funky, groovy trioKAIT classics on their beautiful Yamaha C7. With Jake Reed on drums and Cooper Appelt on bass. Dinner reservations highly recommended.

2930 Beverly Glen Cir, Los Angeles, CA 90077

(310) 474-9400

9:00 pm21:00

trioKAIT Casual CD Release at the Blue Whale!!

This is going to be a GREAT show and a ton of fun: The trio with Jake Reed & Cooper Appelt, with special guests guitarist Andrew Synowiec and Walter Simonsen's Trumpetology!

Album Release Event +  🌟BONUS:🌟 We will also be presenting a special sneak preview of all-new original music coming next year on trioKAIT 2.

Doors open at 8pm. 21+.

123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St #301, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Phone: (213) 620-0908

7:30 pm19:30

With Trumpetology at Cook's Chapel!

Playing at Cooks Chapel in the Anaheim Packing District via their awesome jazz series known as "Jazz in the Chapel." 

Trumpets: Walter Simonsen, Chris Gray, Kye Palmer, Brian Mantz, Tim Gill

Rhythm Section: Kait Dunton (p), Nick Schaadt (b),Dean Koba (d)


6:00 pm18:00

With Melissa Morgan at the Grove

At the Grove on 3rd and Fairfax

An outdoor musical evening with the great vocalist Melissa Morgan and trio: Kait Dunton, p; Jake Reed, d; and Dominic Thiroux, b.

6-9pm - Free!

9:30 pm21:30

trioKAIT + Erik Leuthäuser: Schlot in Berlin

Night #7 with the super talented German vocalist, Erik Leuthäuser... back for our last night in Berlin, Germany! We will be performing music off of Erik's debut album, which features trioKAIT and a blend of Erik & Kait's original arrangements. We will be sharing the night with Frank Heibert (voice) & Nicolai Thärichen (piano).

Free! / €intritt frei