David Crosby & Friends Tour 2017

Jeff has been invited to tour with long time collaborator David Crosby for his upcoming David Crosby & Friends 2017 Tour! The ensemble also features CPR band members James Raymond on keyboards, Stevie DiStanislao on drums along with 2 musicians Jeff has never collaborated with, keyboardist/vocalist Michelle Willis and Mai Agan on bass! Tour dates in […]

Who/What is Jazz Is Dead?

Some have been confused when they hear the name “Jazz Is Dead” wondering what is meant by the name of the band. JID is a play on words describing an ensemble of renowned musicians honoring the iconic compositions of the Grateful Dead, but not really sounding “like” the Grateful Dead…talking it to an “altered reality”. This celebratory CD “Grateful Jazz” features […]

Stone House Concert Series!

Our monthly Oregon-based “Stone House Concert Series” always features a special guest as well as original music & select covers by Jeff Pevar & Inger Nova Jorgensen supported by the incredible musicians that form our house band.  For those interested in adding their names to the Stone House Concerts private mailing list, please send your […]

JP Radio Interview On Tour With Jazz Is Dead 2015

  A segment from “Tales From The Golden Road” featuring David Gans and Gary Lambert as they interview Jeff Pevar about the 2015 Jazz Is Dead tour and the Newest Album “Grateful Jazz”.

The Newest JID Album “Grateful Jazz”!

Honoring the iconic music of the Grateful Dead with original interperative arrangements by this legendary ensemble. Featuring world-renowed musicians: T Lavitz, Rod Morgenstein, Jeff Pevar, Dave Livolsi, Alphonso Johnson, Jerry Goodman, Luis Conte, Bill Evans, Howard Levy and Bill Holloman.

Jeff Jams w/ Croz

While Jeff was in LA for tour rehearsals David Crosby played a solo show in Santa Barbara at Soho, a music venue Jeff performed at numerous times with a myriad of artists, years ago, when Jeff lived there. This was the first time Jeff & David shared the stage in many years and it was […]

Jeff Joins Bette Midler Tour

Jeff’s on tour with Better Midler on her Divine Intervention Tour. His longtime friend, Mo Pleasure was invited to be the musical director for the Bette Midler tour starting in May. Mo recommended Jeff for the band along with an amazing combination of masterful musicians!

Jan & Feb Gigs w/ Marc Cohn in US & Canada

Jeff toured with Marc when Marc was promoting his first Atlantic records release back in ’91.  Marc won the grammy for best new artist around that time Marc hired Jeff to tour with him, as a duo, for the better part of that year in the US and Europe. When Marc and Jeff opened for CSN, […]

Jan 8-10 @ Craterion Theatre – Dylan Tribute

The Dylan Tribute “Like A Rolling Stone” performed at the Craterion Theatre in Medford, OR  Jan 8th – 10th was a complete success! Over a 1000 attended the shows over the 3 nights and the reviews were wonderful! See http://www.mailtribune.com/article/20150109/News/150109659 Jeff was a hired as bandleader, arranger, multi-instrumentalist and was one of 5 singers that also included […]

Jeff w/ Pat McGee Band!

Fresh from recording sessions in Los Angeles with Pat McGee, Jeff performed 3 shows the weekend of Oct 10-12th. Vienna, VA on Fri the 10th a private on the 11th and the City Winery in NYC on the 12th. Fun was had by all!