Curtis Stigers Blog

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Four-Star Review For “One For My Baby” in London Evening Standard!
POSTED: January 7, 2017

Read the 4-star review of the new live album from Curtis Stgers:

‘hip knowingness and old-school panache’

-London Evening Standard

11th Annual Xtreme Holiday Xtravaganza!
POSTED: November 16, 2016

The 11th Annual Xtreme Holiday Xtravaganza is here! Boise’s favorite holiday show, hosted by Curtis Stigers & featuring Idaho’s finest performing artists, kicks off a second decade of irreverent rollicking fun December 21 & 22.  Tickets for the best little variety show in Idaho are on sale NOW!  All proceeds support Interfaith Sanctuary Homeless Shelter.




McCall Jazz Returns! August 3-6! Get YourTickets Here!!!
POSTED: June 6, 2016


McCall Jazz returns with three nights of jazz with Curtis Stigers and Friends, including a special kickoff concert in Boise at the Historic Egyptian Theatre!  Click on the three links below for tickets and info:

Aug 3  Jazz In The City @ Egyptian Theatre Boise, ID

Aug 5  Jazz By The Lake @ Rupert’s/Hotel McCall, McCall, ID

Aug 6  Jazz On The Mountain @ Jug Mountain Ranch, McCall, ID

Proceeds to benefit Interfaith Sanctuary Shelter, The Shepherd’s Home, McCall Education Foundation, McCall Arts & Humanities, McCall Music Society, McCall Folklore Society, & The Alpine Playhouse

10th Annual Xtreme Holiday Xtravaganza Dec 20-21
POSTED: November 18, 2015

The 10th Annual Xtreme Holiday Xtravaganza hosted by Curtis Stigers & benefitting the Interfaith Sanctuary is happening Sunday December 20 & Monday December 21, 2015.  


3rd Annual McCall Jazz Festival Hosted By Curtis Stigers at Brundage Mtn Sept 11-12
POSTED: July 27, 2015

McCall_Jazz_Festival_2015_3_outlinesThe 3rd Annual McCall Jazz Festival Hosted by Curtis Stigers is moving to Brundage Mountain, Sept 11-12.  This year the festival will feature legendary guitarist Bill Frisell, plus saxophonist Jerry Weldon, Saxophonist/Vocalist Grace Kelly, Vocalist Emily Braden, the Sneider Brothers, the Matthew Fries Trio, and of course Curtis Stigers and his band.  Proceeds to benefit the Shepherd’s Home and Interfaith Sanctuary.


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Curtis Stigers Hometown Concert at Boise’s Egyptian Theatre July 27
POSTED: June 21, 2015

On the heels of being voted “Best Musician/Band” by the readers of his hometown newspaper The Idaho Statesman, Curtis Stigers and his band will perform live in concert at the historic Egyptian Theatre in Boise Idaho on Monday July 27 at 8pm.  Tickets are on sale at the Egyptian Theatre box office or you can get them online right now by CLICKING HERE!


Curtis Stigers Residency at Ronnie Scott’s in London June 22-27
POSTED: May 29, 2015

IMG_5829Curtis Stigers and his band are returning to London’s  Ronnie Scott’s for their  summer residency June 22-27.Get your tickets before they’re all gone! Click here for TICKETS


Singing with Orchestras in England and Ireland
POSTED: March 3, 2011

Hello Friends!

Greetings from Birmingham, England! I’m over here getting ready for a Friday night (March 5) performance with the Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. We’ll be performing the “John Lennon Songbook” – a performance conducted by John Wilson and featuring Claire Martin, Mark McGann, and little old me.

I’ll tell you what. There really is nothing quite like singing with an orchestra! READ MORE

Reminder and Recommendation
POSTED: November 1, 2010

For all you Idahoans (and those of you with access to a private jet), this is a reminder AND a last minute recommendation! READ MORE

Happy Birthday to The Walrus
POSTED: October 8, 2010

Greetings from Liverpool!

I’m here in Liverpool this weekend to sing John Lennon songs with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Ochestra on a great day of remembrance and celebration: John Lennon’s 70th birthday. I can’t begin to express the thrill that I feel being here for such a momentous occasion. The shows have been sold out for ages, so I won’t bore you with trying to sell you tickets, but if you have a moment this Saturday, October 9th, and feel so inclined, raise a glass and toast the memory and legacy of one of the great human beings of the 20th century. John Lennon was not just a brilliant songwriter and musician, he was champion for peace and justice in a time when he could have just been sitting back and counting his money and resting on his laurels. Cheers, John! Here’s to you, Walrus. Happy Birthday. Goo Goo G’joob… READ MORE