10 p.m. Friday through Saturday
Blue Nile, 532 Frenchmen St., 948-2583; www.bluenilelive.com
Keyboardist Marco Benevento made a name for himself ranging through rock and experimental jazz, first on the Hammond B3 organ and then experimenting with amplification of an acoustic piano. Friday features improvisational music with Kirk Joseph, Stanton Moore and Johnny Vidacovich. On Saturday, he is joined by Peter Harris and Moore to play work from his two most recent albums. Tickets $15.