The long-standing gold-standard vocal jazz quartet comes to town, with guitarist/vocalist John Pizzarelli in tow. Matt Pivac, director of Butler's Jazz Ensemble, and Tim Brimmer, director of Jordan Jazz, lead a pre-show chat. Details here. Meanwhile, the Palladium’s jazz series kicks off with a “Jazz Meets Gospel” program Feb. 19 featuring Take 6 and Yolanda Adams. Details here.