John M. Krantz

Hello and welcome to the official website of John Krantz.   Here you can check out his upcoming appearances  and learn a little more about him and the music that is  so important to him. 

I want to express my gratitude to all the regulars that come out to hear me play at various venues as well as to all the fine musicians that I have had the opportunity to play with the past few years.  

Appearing regularly at 

I am appearing at PRIME Land & Sea several times a month including the JAZZ BRUNCH on the last  Sunday of every month.  ( The Sept Brunch has been Canceled)  Also, I am pleased to report that I will now be using a TRIO once a month with various special guest artists.  Join us on August 26 when drummer Jim Eklof will be appearing at PRIME for the first time!     

"JAZZ ON THE PATIO" at Louie's Wine Dive continues! 
I have been booking Jazz Duos at Louie's Wine Dive (4040 University) since last August and couldn't be more pleased with the reponce.  It is a great venue with a really fun food menu.  

VISIT www.louieswinedive. com to check out the menu. 

I have also started a dedicated Facebook site called 
"JAZZ At Louie's Wine Dive" In Des Moines where you can see the current and upcoming JAZZ schedule.  Check it out by typing that title in the search feature of Facebook.  

I have a beautiful Yamaha 5'7" grand available for rent at the most reasonable rental rates in town!

        and search "John Krantz" to purchase CD's.

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