Third Annual Taste of Jazz this Friday Night October 2nd!  This is a fundraiser!  Ticket info: Laura Elkins (916) 601-7236 or

Beth Duncan Jazz Trio @ Cabana Winery in East Sac!

Saturday, September 19th! Beth on vocals, Steve Homan on guitar, Dr. Joe Gilman on piano.  (6:30p to 9:30p)


Beth Duncan Jazz Quintet @ The Sacramento Music Festival / Memorial Day Weekend Featuring Steve Homan on guitar,  Mike Butera on sax, Matt Robinson on bass and John McDonald on drums. On Friday, 5/22  the first set is at 6:30p @ the Firehouse Courtyard & 8p @ The Golden Eagle Room. Pianist Joe Gilman will be on the Sunday set @ 4pm in the Firehouse Courtyard
Friday 7/10/15 Beth Duncan Jazz Trio at Zinfandel Grille in Sacramento! Featuring Beth on vocals and Steve Homan on guitar.  (7p to 10p) No Cover /All ages
Comes The Fall won top honors from the judges in the Independent Music Awards!

Two recent articles:


Thanks to Rick Kushman on Capitol Public Radio's INSIGHT program for a his gracious interview (12/5) about Comes The Fall.  Rick Kushman was in for Beth Ruyak that day. 

I had a blast sing'n at The Dragon Upstairs in Honolulu with the Satomi Yarimizo quartet the day after Thanksgiving.  (The Honolulu Star previewed the performance) It was a packed house and a couple of great musicians visiting the island came by to sit-in as well: Pianist Tony Foster from Seattle and Andrew Speight from S.F.

My new CD Comes the Fall is now available on itunes, or contact me directly @  (Several wonderful reviews have come in)

Comes the Fall debuted at #26 on the CMJ Top 40 Jazz Chart in Issue 1269 of CMJ's New Music Report Magazine just two doors down from Diana Krall! WhooHoo!!!

Comes the Fall is now being played on KKJZ in Los Angeles and across the U.S. on more than 110 stations including KXJZ in Sacramento. (Also playing in Canada, Australia, Japan & The Netherlands)  The feedback and reviews so far have been excellent including the comment below from Bob Collins @ WRHU in NYC.
just received Comes the Fall from Lisa. ....

Bob Collins 7:29am Sep 4


Just received Comes the Fall from Lisa. . .kudos to all for this outstanding album
Bob Collins/Jazz Producer/WRHU(NYC)
( Publicist Lisa Reedy)
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Up Coming Performances

  • Jan 9

    Beth Duncan Jazz Band


  • Jan 14

    Beth Duncan Jazz Quintet @ Presentation Hall in Kilaga in Sun City Lincoln HIlls

    Sun City Lincoln Hills, Lincoln

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