Calendar of Events

Edwin Mills by Equator has live music every Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday night. Scroll down to see our calendar and check out more about the talent.

We also host a variety of events from bingo and painting classes to formal wine tastings and cocktail parties. Contact us to get the details about reserving the restaurant.

Sep 5, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Sabine Pothier
Jazz pianist
Widely respected as an award-winning classical pianist in the United States and Europe, and also respected greatly as a major jazz pianist from her work with Scotty Barnhart Quintet (Barnhart is also director of the Count Basie Orchestra) at the San Jose Jazz Festival, Idyllwild Jazz Festival and other venues, Sabine (born Yelena Koshelevskaya) is one of most talented musicians inthe world. Fans and critics alike are welcoming a new and powerful voice in the world of jazz piano.
Child prodigy (at the age 15 she learned Rachmaninoff's 3rd concerto in 3 months!), winner of numerous classical international competitions (Liszt Los Angeles International Competition, IBLA Grand Prize in ItalyMTNA Regional in Minneapolis, Concerto competitions in The Boston Conservatory and University of Northern Iowa, etc.), she immersed herself into jazz not too long ago teaching herself by transcribing solos from records and performing with other musicians.
Her jazz accomplishments include performances at LACMA Jazz series, Piedmont Piano Store (Oakland), Kuumbwa Cultural Center (Santa Cruz), Yoshi's (SF), Blue Whale, Hollywood Bar&Grill, Spazio, Pips On La Brea, Merle Kreibich Concert Series The World Stage, Maverick's Flat, Seabird Jazz Lounge, Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center, H.O.M.E. in Beverly Hills, historic Lighthouse, Red White & Bluezz, Baked Potato, Vladivostok Jazz Festival, Etc. She performed and toured with Clayton Cameron, Scotty Barnhart, Ron McCurdy, John B.Williams, Michelle Coltrane, Tony Dumas, Henry "Skipper" Franklin, Chuck Manning, late Butch Warren , late Ralph Penland, late Zane Musa, Clarence Johnston, Jay Jackson, Barbara Morrison, Roy McCurdy and others.
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Sep 8, 2017
7:00PM - 11:00PM
Lynn Cardona
jazz and bossa nova standards
Lynn Cardona, the Los Angeles based vocalist whose pretty, exotic looks and diaphanous, jazz-flavored voice makes it easy to go for the Norah Jones comparisons. Imagine instead Ani Difranco had she grown up on Sarah Vaughan records and hired the Roots for her back-up band.
– Duane Vehr, Cleveland Scene Magazine
Sep 15, 2017
7:00PM - 11:00PM
Ana gazzola
Brazilian Jazz Live Music
Make reservations at www.edwinmills.com
The Brazilian-born singer Ana Gazzola has translated Bee Gees hits into Portuguese, yet again proving their universal grace.
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Sep 19, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Shawn Trent Morgan
classic jazz standards
Sep 20, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Robby Fontana
Classical Jazz
Robby Fontana is an American recording artist, vocalist, composer, pianist, and producer based in Pasadena, CA. He is known for his "velvet voice" singing, complimented by his mastery of the piano, all accented by his retro throwback style. His original music ranges from early 60s inspired singer-songwriter pop to jazz to Americana. A world class performer, Fontana has distinguished himself among the top entertainers currently performing luxury venues throughout Southern California.
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Sep 22, 2017
7:00PM - 11:00PM
Gretje Angell
Live Jazz Classical Vocalist
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Gretje entrances with her dulcet tones and brings the audience along on a journey with her throughout her performances. Originally hailing from Akron, OH, as a third generation musician, music has been in her heart and soul from an early age.
Mainly influenced by Anita O'Day, Chet Baker, Ella Fitzgerald, and Carmen McRae, Gretje’s sense of rhythm and phrasing - with a pure, even tone to match - is inspired by these jazz greats. Her tongue dances lightly over both Brazilian rhythms and swing, giving into the music with improvisational performances, making her a tour de force on the scene and rivaling contemporary vocalists such as the much admired Cyrille Aimee and Diana Krall.
She can currently be heard performing with guitarist/music producer, Dori Amarilio, who is producing her much-anticipated upcoming debut album, as well as the acclaimed Ladd McIntosh Swing Orchestra, Jack’s Cats - a swing sextet, and Glen Garrett’s Big Band, in addition to her own configurations of artists.
Gretje is also a professionally trained opera singer, performing in Los Angeles. In 2013, she joined the Los Angeles Metropolitan Opera Company and has had the great pleasure of performing Pamina in The Magic Flute, Ilia in Idomeneo, Oscar in Un Ballo in Maschera, Tebaldo in Don Carlo, and the Voice of the High Priestess in Aida.
Whether she's performing jazz or using her beautiful lyric coloratura soprano voice in an opera, Gretje brings takes the audience on a fantastical journey with each performance she gives.
Gretje lives in Los Angeles and performs nationally and internationally. A purist at heart, and working with the world’s top musicians, has solidified Gretje’s role as the darling of the underground jazz scene - where Jazz is Jazz.
"Gretje Angell's voice is like honey on velvet" - Sunny Wilkinson
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Sep 26, 2017
12:00PM
Drag Bingo
Sep 27, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Donna Deussen / Paul Weitz
Jazz , Pop duo
Recording artists Donna Deussen (vocals) and Paul Weitz (guitar) have been performing together for the past few years throughout the Southern California area, during which time they have developed unique arrangements of jazz and pop tunes, for both duo and full band settings. The result of their energies is their exciting new CD, "On The Street Where You Live."
Donna Deussen's singing has been praised by John Gilbert of EJazzNews: "her phrasing is impeccable, her tone is clear, and is a joy to the ear of the discerning listener." A magna cum laude graduate of Berklee College of Music in Boston, Donna moved to the west coast after college, and has performed in venues all over California and Arizona. She also works as a session singer and vocal coach. Her highly acclaimed debut CD, "High Wire" featured Chick Corea's saxophonist Eric Marienthal.
Paul Weitz originally hails from Buffalo, NY, and has been a professional musician for over 30 years. Scott Yanow of L.A. Jazz Scene says, "Paul Weitz is a superior bop-based guitarist with a concept all his own." Paul regularly performs throughout the Los Angeles area, and his debut CD "The Paul Weitz Trio" garnered favorable reviews and air play on jazz radio stations all over the world.
Sep 29, 2017
7:00PM - 11:00PM
Brother Yusef
ORGANIC DEEP FRIED FATTBACK BLUES, Acoustic blues
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Brother Yusef has gained recognition from audiences and musicians throughout North America and Europe for his range of sounds and emotions -sadness, joy, anger and laughter. His fans are also found in places as far as Asia, Australia, and parts of Africa. Sharing the joy of the Blues with the world is his deepest passion.
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Oct 3, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Dylan Dunlap
Alternative/Indie
Dylan Dunlap, an LA native indie/rock singer, found his love for music at a very young age. He grew up pursuing the industry in any and every way he could. For the past four years, Dunlap has been performing his original songs on the streets of downtown Burbank and the Santa Monica Promenade for hours at a time. Dylan first made a debut performing on season 8 of NBC’s The Voice. Since then, he has gone on to open for various artists including icons like Molly Ringwald, Phil Wickham, and Howie Day. Dylan’s first major release was his single, “Ella” in 2015. This led up to his debut album, “Thoughts Become Things”. The 21 year-old soulful singer has a passion that is almost palpable when he performs, and not to mention his distinctive tone will have you hanging on his every last word. With an drive like no other, he strives to maintain the utmost integrity and transparency throughout various social media platforms and aims to connect with as many people possible in the world. In hopes to raise awareness on mental health, Dylan will be donating 100% of the proceeds from the sales of his long-awaited self-produced record, “Feels Right at Home - EP” towards PSA Behavioral Health Agency in Phoenix, AZ. Their vision is to bring services to multiple communities by promoting hope, recovery, diversity, and wellness via innovative programs, affordable housing, and peer-directed treatment for children and adults with behavioral health issues.
Oct 4, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Home Made Jam
TIN PAN ALLEY TUNES OF YESTERYEAR, BLUES & JUG BAND TUNES
If you haven't experienced a Homemade JAM show, you're in for a real treat. Always fun and a bit zany with serious musicianship and vocal chops, this quintet brings alive some of the greatest songwriting of the 20th century: Tin Pan Alley, jug band music, acoustic blues, popular hits of the '20s and '30s and more obscure, but equally wonderful, tunes from the era.
In Homemade JAM's current program, Tin Pan Alley...and Then Some, hear new, exciting versions of classic tunes, such as "Yes Sir, That's My Baby," On the Sunny Side of the Street," and "Ain't She Sweet" as well as jug band favorites like "Blues in the Bottle" and "Shake That Thing." From slinky ballads à la Mae West to rompin'-stompin' "poor man's jazz," Homemade JAZZ is guaranteed to deliver the goods. Read more about Homemade JAM's ingredients--Tom Fair, Samantha Elin, Bob Gothar, Jerry Strull and Lynn Coulter
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Oct 6, 2017
7:00PM - 11:00PM
Brother Yusef
ORGANIC DEEP FRIED FATTBACK BLUES, Acoustic blues
Make your reservation www.edwinmills.com
Brother Yusef has gained recognition from audiences and musicians throughout North America and Europe for his range of sounds and emotions -sadness, joy, anger and laughter. His fans are also found in places as far as Asia, Australia, and parts of Africa. Sharing the joy of the Blues with the world is his deepest passion.
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Oct 11, 2017
7:00PM - 11:00PM
Gretje Angell
Live Jazz Classical Vocalist
Make your reservation www.edwinmills.com
Gretje entrances with her dulcet tones and brings the audience along on a journey with her throughout her performances. Originally hailing from Akron, OH, as a third generation musician, music has been in her heart and soul from an early age.
Mainly influenced by Anita O'Day, Chet Baker, Ella Fitzgerald, and Carmen McRae, Gretje’s sense of rhythm and phrasing - with a pure, even tone to match - is inspired by these jazz greats. Her tongue dances lightly over both Brazilian rhythms and swing, giving into the music with improvisational performances, making her a tour de force on the scene and rivaling contemporary vocalists such as the much admired Cyrille Aimee and Diana Krall.
She can currently be heard performing with guitarist/music producer, Dori Amarilio, who is producing her much-anticipated upcoming debut album, as well as the acclaimed Ladd McIntosh Swing Orchestra, Jack’s Cats - a swing sextet, and Glen Garrett’s Big Band, in addition to her own configurations of artists.
Gretje is also a professionally trained opera singer, performing in Los Angeles. In 2013, she joined the Los Angeles Metropolitan Opera Company and has had the great pleasure of performing Pamina in The Magic Flute, Ilia in Idomeneo, Oscar in Un Ballo in Maschera, Tebaldo in Don Carlo, and the Voice of the High Priestess in Aida.
Whether she's performing jazz or using her beautiful lyric coloratura soprano voice in an opera, Gretje brings takes the audience on a fantastical journey with each performance she gives.
Gretje lives in Los Angeles and performs nationally and internationally. A purist at heart, and working with the world’s top musicians, has solidified Gretje’s role as the darling of the underground jazz scene - where Jazz is Jazz.
"Gretje Angell's voice is like honey on velvet" - Sunny Wilkinson
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Oct 13, 2017
7:00PM - 11:00PM
Lynn Cardona
jazz and bossa nova standards
Lynn Cardona, the Los Angeles based vocalist whose pretty, exotic looks and diaphanous, jazz-flavored voice makes it easy to go for the Norah Jones comparisons. Imagine instead Ani Difranco had she grown up on Sarah Vaughan records and hired the Roots for her back-up band.
– Duane Vehr, Cleveland Scene Magazine
Oct 17, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
The Juice
Rockin Acoustic Soul Slappin Music
Oct 18, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Sandra Booker
Blues, soul, funk, gospel, classical, and of course, jazz
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Vocalist Sandra Booker is regarded as one of the best voices on the underground jazz movement scene. Highly respected by her contemporaries for her virtuosic scat ability, impeccable timing, crystalline tone and irrepressible musicality. The New Orleans native and self-described ‘Queen of Creole music’ has a style that feels familiar while sounding completely fresh and she performs and composes from that perspective. Her deep southern roots and devotion to her Crescent City heritage are ever present in her interpretations with echoes of blues, soul, funk, gospel, classical, and of course, jazz. She blends Afro-Caribbean rhythms, beats to French chanson, street music and gypsy-like melodies while demonstrating precise enunciation and pitch with incredible technical agility.
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Oct 20, 2017
7:00PM - 11:00PM
Kira Morrison
Classic and modern rock, jazz, R&B, and world music
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Kira Morrison is a Los Angeles native, born and raised in the San Fernando Valley. Influenced by artists like Taylor Swift, Ingrid Michaelson, Regina Spektor, and Theo Katzman, she is a singer/songwriter emerging onto the music scene with a warm, upbeat and enjoyable sound reminiscent of classic and contemporary soft pop and folk. While her main genre is pop, she also has experience singing classic and modern rock, jazz, R&B, and world music. She released her debut EP 'Progressions' in 2014, and is currently studying at Los Angeles College of Music pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in music performance with a vocal emphasis. Along with studying and performing in various venues around LA, Kira is currently working on writing and recording new songs for her next EP set to release in 2017. She was also recently in a commercial for the SoCal Honda Dealer's 'Random Acts of Helpfulness' ad campaign featuring her song, 'Hello Beautiful.'
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Oct 24, 2017
12:00PM
Drag Bingo Fundraising
Oct 25, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Ana gazzola
Brazilian Jazz Live Music
Make reservations at www.edwinmills.com
The Brazilian-born singer Ana Gazzola has translated Bee Gees hits into Portuguese, yet again proving their universal grace.
More Info
Oct 27, 2017
7:00PM - 11:00PM
Ivy Alex
Jazz, Indie, Soul and R&B
Hailing from St. Petersburg, FL, Ivy Alex is a pianist, songstress, and story teller. Unhinged from any specific genre, Ivy weaves jazz, indie, neosoul and R&B into her overarching web of personal memoirs. An angelic yet soulful voice partners with jazzy chord progressions taking you on the dynamic, emotional journeys of memories, lessons learnt, and chapters to come.
A truly moving experience, her music is sure to touch your soul.
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Nov 1, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Complicated Animals
Indie Pop, with a touch of vintage Brazilian Bossa Nova
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Complicated Animals is Brazilian American songstress Monica da Silva, and musician and producer, Chad Alger. Their debut EP “In This Game” features 6 songs in the duos’ self-coined Indie Nova genre. The style mixes breezy, Indie Pop, with a touch of vintage Brazilian Bossa Nova. “In This Game” is avilable now. The 1st Single from the EP is Track 3, “Phoenix”.
Monica and Chad released their first album together, “Brasilissima”, under Monica’s name in 2011. The album featured songs in both English and Portuguese, and was produced by Chad Alger and Bruce Driscoll (Blondfire, Avicii, Freedom Fry). The first single, “Aí Então” gained attention from music critics and blogs alike, and caught the ear of Jacob Edgar, owner of Cumbancha Records and resident world music compiler for Putumayo World Music. The track was chosen from “tens of thousands of artists”, to be featured on the Putumayo World Music compilation “Brazilian Beat”. Another track from their CD, the upbeat, psychedelic-inspired “That’s Not The Way” was later chosen by the music director of ESPN to be played during the programming of The World Cup in 2014.
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Nov 7, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Barry Big B Brenner
Real Folk Blues
Fellow musicians refer to him as; "Mr. Blues, Rags & Stomps", that's because Barry Big B Brenner plays the Real Country Folk Blues which originated in the Mississippi Delta, Texas Plains, Piney Woods, Piedmont Seaboard, Louisiana Bayou and of course...Chicago's South Side.
Barry has performed all over the USA; from Alaska to the back woods of the Arkansas Ozarks, out to the California Foothills and many points in-between. He was Born and raised on the legendary South Side of Chicago and is a self-taught singer and acoustic guitar virtuoso.
Nov 8, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Little Brazil Trio
Brazilian Jazz
LITTLE BRAZIL TRIO is based out of Pasadena, CA and is formed by Natália Spadini, Bruno Justi and Marcelo Bucater.
The group with its unique voice revisits the defining moments of Brazilian music from a contemporary perspective. The trio fills the repertoire with pieces from the best composers and also original songs.
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Dec 13, 2017
7:00PM - 10:30PM
Amber Navran
Live Jazz Night
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I grew up in Seattle playing saxophone and clarinet and moved to Los Angeles to attend USC in 2008. While at USC I started exploring singing, flute, composition, and songwriting. I also met Andris and Max, and together we formed Moonchild in 2012. I'm so grateful for the people and opportunities I've had here that have helped me grow so much as a musician and a person. I now make a living teaching and trying to be as musical as I can 🙂 I hope we can work together and I hope this site helps you find out more about me and what I love to do.
Thank you,
Amber

Teddy and the staff work hard to provide a welcoming atmosphere for people from all walks of life. Whether you are coming in for a much-needed drink after work, a quick bite, a birthday party or a romantic date night, our restaurant is a crafted space designed to enrich any experience. The staff at Edwin Mills doesn’t just want to make you a customer; they want to make you a regular. And with the daily specials and happy hour deals, you can easily afford to be a part of the Edwin Mills family.