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Upcoming Performances          

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2014

February 6, 6-10pm
Kevin Hart Trio
Baxter's American Grille, Bloomington

February 8, 6:30-9:00pm
Piano w/Joe Metzka & Friends
Luthy Botanical Gardens, Peoria

February 15, 6:30-9
Kevin Hart, Donnie Heitler, and Friends
Iron Post in Urbana

February 22, 3:30-5:30pm
Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe
Lock Stock & Barrel, Decatur

March 6, 8pm
Piano w/ISU Faculty Jazz Group
Kemp Recital Hall, or University Galleries

March 20, 6-10pm
Kevin Hart Trio
Baxter's American Grille, Bloomington

April 12
Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe
Private Alumni Event

April 13, 6:30pm
Kevin Hart (Vibe) Trio
as part of a free concert at
Korean Church of Bloomington-Normal

May 3
Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe
Private Fundraising Event

May 8, 6-10pm
Kevin Hart Trio
Baxter's American Grille, Bloomington

May 16, 5:30-7:30
Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe
Robbie's in Springfield

May 30
Kevin Hart Trio
Private Golf Event

June 7, 6-10pm
Kevin Hart Trio
Baxter's American Grille, Bloomington

June 12, 11am-2pm
Kevin Hart Trio
Gables of Springfield
(outdoor shopping event)

June 13, 11am-3:30pm
Kevin Hart Trio
Gables of Springfield
(outdoor shopping event)

June 14, 11am-3:30pm
Kevin Hart Trio
Gables of Springfield
(outdoor shopping event)

June 15, 7-8:30
Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe
Music Under the Stars Concert Series
Miller Park, Bloomington
FREE CONCERT!

June 21
Kevin Hart Trio
Private Anniversary Party

June 29, 4-6pm
Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe
Connie Link Amphitheater, Normal
FREE CONCERT! Bring your lawn chairs

July 10, 7-9pm
Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe
CEFCU Stage Summer Concert Series
The RiverFront in Peoria
FREE CONCERT!

July 19, 4-7pm
Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe
Medici Craft, Beer, & Jazz Street Fair, Normal
$3 suggested donation

July 21, 7pm
Piano with ISU Faculty Jazz Group
Illinois State University Concert on the Quad
FREE CONCERT! Bring your lawn chairs

August 9, 6-10pm
Kevin Hart Trio
Baxter's American Grille, Bloomington

Sept 13, 1:30-2:30pm
Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe

An Evening of Jazz with a Side of Bacon and Kegs
The RiverFront in Peoria

October 4, 6-10pm
Kevin Hart Trio
Baxter's American Grille, Bloomington

December 5
Kevin Hart Duo
Private Holiday Party

Selected performances of Kevin Hart's various groups (1993-present)

Bloomington-Normal
WGLT Summer Concert
Sounds of the Normal Amphitheater Concert Series
Miller Park Music Under the Stars Concert Series
GLT Night at Illinois Shakespeare Festival
ISU Concert on the Quad
Hot August Nights/Taste of Bloomington
Trailside Farmer's Market
Baxter's American Grille
Boo Boo's Dawghouse
Swinger's Grille
Central Station Cafe/Station 220
Avenue 9
Cosi (duo)
VIV
Fat Jack's
Bloomington Pub Crawl
Jumer's Sunday Jazz

Peoria
CEFCU Stage Summer Concert Series
Panache
Contemporary Arts Center of Peoria
Central Illinois Jazz Society Concert
Shoppes of Grand Prairie
Rhapsody in Bloom
The Rhythm Kitchen
Peoria Jazz Heritage Festival
Universalist Unitarian Church
Taste of Peoria

Springfield
Robbie's
Washington Street Jazz and Blues Fest
Lincoln Memorial Gardens Indian Summer Fest
The Market Gables
First Night
Norb Andy's
Limestreet Cafe
Top of the Hilton

Champaign-Urbana

Krannert Uncorked
Iron Post
Zorba's
Champaign Public Library
Sounds of Summer
Taste of Champaign
Krannert Summer Swing
Courtyard Cafe, UI
WEFT Fest
The Blind Pig

Chicago Area
Pete Miller's Steakhouse
South Shore Jazz Fest
Viva Chicago (Quinteto Corazon)
Green Dolphin Street

Other
2011 Iowa City Jazz Festival
Wine, Art, Jazz & Balloon Festival in Manito

Lock Stock and Barrel in Decatur
Venue Art and Wine in Washington
Willet's Winery in Manito
Carl Sandburg Concert Series in Galesburg
Rootabega Jazz Festival in Galesburg

 

 

Kevin Hart Quartet Live Jazz at Tonic in Peoria

 

Kevin Hart, Jon Wegge, and Cassie Hart at WGLT Summer Concert in Bloomington
Kevin Hart, Jon Wegge, and Cassie Hart performing at WGLT Summer Concert in 2007.

 

Dave Hoffman, Kevin Hart, and Andy Crawford at Connie Link Amphitheater in Normal
Dave Hoffman, Kevin Hart, and Andy Crawford at the Connie Link Amphitheater in 2011.

 

Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe with David Hoffman at the Iowa City Jazz Festival
Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe with David Hoffman performing at the Iowa City Jazz Festival in 2011.

 

Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe with David Hoffman at the Iowa City Jazz Festival
Kevin Hart & the Vibe Tribe with David Hoffman performing at the Iowa City Jazz Festival in 2011.

 

Carlos Vega, Kevin Hart, and Mike Harmon at Connie Link Amphitheater in Normal
Carlos Vega, Kevin Hart, and Mike Harmon at the Connie Link Amphitheater in 2011.

 

Jeff Helgesen, Andy Crawford, and Kevin Hart at Connie Link Amphitheater in Normal
Jeff Helgesen, Andy Crawford, and Kevin Hart at the Connie Link Amphitheater in 2012.

 

Adam Wilhelm, Jeff Magby, Kevin Hart, & Mike Nellas at Tonic in Peoria
Adam Wilhelm, Jeff Magby, Kevin Hart, 
& Mike Nellas at Tonic in Peoria.

 

David Hoffman, Cassie Hart, and Kevin Hart at Panache in Peoria
David Hoffman, Cassie Hart, and Kevin Hart jamming at Panache in Peoria.

 

Adam Wilhelm, Donovan Hill, Tim Brickner, & Kevin Hart at the Shoppes at Grand Prairie in Peoria
Adam Wilhelm, Donovan Hill, Tim Brickner, & Kevin Hart performing on a beautiful Fall day at the Shoppes at Grand Prairie 
in Peoria 2005.

 

Mike Nellas, Tim Brickner, Kevin Hart, Jeff Magby, & Donnie Heitler at CD release party at the Iron Post in Urbana
Mike Nellas, Tim Brickner, Kevin Hart, 
Jeff Magby, & Donnie Heitler at CD release party at the Iron Post in Urbana on Sept 18, 2005.

 

Kevin Hart on vibes and Mike Nellas on guitar at Jumer's in Bloomington
Kevin Hart and Mike Nellas 
at Jumer's in Bloomington.