zuri music

Welcome to Zuri Music and James Bailey! This website is dedicated to providing information about the performance and production of quality, live classical, jazz, and international music in Denver.

Zuri Music also provides live string ensembles for public and private events, books bands for house concerts and at some of Denver's most intimate venues, and creates unique music experiences, including the Classical and World Music series at Dazzle and the new Eclectique series at Lannie's Clocktower Cabaret.


A Benefit Concert for Think 360 Arts

Tuesday, November 18, 7:00pm

Ginga specializes in playing traditional music of Brazil. The common thread that connects us with our fans, our community and each other is an intense love and passion for Brazilian music. The band has spent over 8 years bringing to life the spirited sense of community and the alegria inherent in the best Brazilian music. Through years of playing and studying a multitude of different styles, including samba, forro, MPB, bossa nova, chorinho, and Brazilian jazz, Ginga has evolved into one of the most versatile and exciting bands on the Front Range.


A Night in the Shtetl
Hal Aqua & The Lost Tribe

Monday, November 24, 7:00pm

The Lost Tribe takes the traditional melodies of Eastern European Jewish shtetls and updates them with reggae, funk, blues and rock grooves. The result is "nouveau klezmer," an exuberant experience of world fusion music.

The Lost Tribe's lineup of experienced musicians includes Hal Aqua (guitars, octave mandolin, ukulele, vocals), Annie Aqua (violin), Ben Cohen (electric bass, tuba), Shanti Hazan (percussion), and Miriam Rosenblum (clarinet).