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The Sunset Jazz Jam

with rotating hosts:

1st Sunday: Steve Berke

2nd Sunday: Molly Flannery

3rd Sunday: Michael Chasse

4th Sunday: Wendy Nottonson

5th Sunday (occasional) Joan Watson-Jones and "The Jazz Room Live!"

In  the sunset jams, participants can expect to call the tunes, keys and tempos, after the opening house band set. (Note to vocalists, in particular: please bring charts!). We have great food, great atmosphere, and lots of supportive people!  All ages Welcome!

Note: Diners and listeners are always welcome at any or all jams! Of course!

Event Date: 
Sun, 07/01/2012 - 16:00
Sun, 07/08/2012 - 16:00
Sun, 07/15/2012 - 16:00
Sun, 07/22/2012 - 16:00
Sun, 07/29/2012 - 16:00

Listener Requests & Fan Favorites

Thursday, June 28, 2012 - 7:00pm

Host Nick Noble plays listener requests and fan favorites, featuring special guests: singer/songwriters Laura Siersema and Erin Thomas - and more!

3VIBE (Jazz Fusion)

Beer and Wine Night

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/28/2012 - 20:00

Scamps Comedy presents: Jon Fisch and special guests

Beer and Wine Night

Jon Fisch, who recently appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman, makes his Amazing Things debut on Friday, July 27. One of the fastest-rising comedians on the national landscape, Jon has also appeared this year on Celebrity Apprentice and in Maxim Magazine. He is the host of the widely popular podcast, In the Tank.

Event Date: 
Fri, 07/27/2012 - 20:00

Art Class - Crafting Realistic Clay Flowers

Making flowers using air dry clay is a most relaxing and rewarding craft. This class will teach you to create elegant and beautiful flowers great for home deco and gifts. The class is designed to teach you the techniques necessary to make your own creations, With step by step instruction, you will master all the necessary techniques including understanding clay properties, mixing colors, understanding flower petals, crafting and shaping petal and stem, and painting your creations.

Event Date: 
Mon, 07/16/2012 - 18:30
Mon, 07/23/2012 - 18:30
Mon, 07/30/2012 - 18:30
Mon, 08/06/2012 - 18:30

God of Carnage By Yasmina Reza Directed by Sandy Clifford

A comedy of manners ...without the manners.

A playground altercation between two eleven-year-old boys results in a missing tooth. The boys' parents meet to sort out the fight in a civilized manner. At first, they observe diplomatic niceties, but as the evening progresses, and the rum flows, the gloves come off and the night becomes a side-splitting free-for-all, leaving the couples with more than just their liberal principles in tatters. Winner of the 2009 Tony Award and the 2009 Olivier Award.

Event Date: 
Fri, 07/13/2012 - 20:00
Sat, 07/14/2012 - 20:00
Sun, 07/15/2012 - 14:00
Fri, 07/20/2012 - 20:00
Sat, 07/21/2012 - 20:00
Sun, 07/22/2012 - 14:00

Jeff Pitchell & Texas Flood

Beer and Wine Night

Jeff Pitchell is an internationally acclaimed, award winning singer, songwriter, guitarist, and an actor who reminds fans of Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimi Hendrix, BB King etc. But most of all he's a top drawing, best selling artist whose explosive guitar playing and impassioned vocals have drawn rave reviews from fans and critics alike for simply playing music that Jeff himself has written! Jeff and Texas Flood are top-notch musicians and singers who unite to bring a high energy mix of Rhythm and Blues, Rock, Soul and funky Texas Blues.

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/07/2012 - 20:00


"We are humbled and honored to have won the 2011 Boston Music Award for International Artist of the Year! Thank you to all who have supported us along the way. We are grateful and inspired!" Mamadou Diop.

Event Date: 
Fri, 07/06/2012 - 20:00

Paul Combs' Pocket Big Band

Paul Combs' Pocket Big Band is now in its eleventh year of delighting audiences with exciting modern jazz. "This is a nine-piece powerhouse," wrote Ted Belastock in Quarter Notes Magazine. The band's repertoire includes both engaging arrangements of well-known standards and music many have probably never heard before. Among the rarities are compositions by Jazz Giant Tadd Dameron that Combs has discovered in the course of researching his biography of this very important American musician. 

Event Date: 
Sun, 07/01/2012 - 14:00

Violin River

Violin River returns to the house of Chan! Features the musical talents of Joe Cardente, Kenn Reynolds, Richard Herzog, Gary St.Germain, Paul Sauvageau & Carleen Roberts. Gratefully covering The Dead


Tickets: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/28/2012 - 20:00


Of Interest

Know Your Host:
Al Dean

Al grew up listening to the music of the 40’s on his father’s EH Scott radio and 78 records. Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and Benny Goodman were family favorites. This is first experience in the broadcasting field and allows him to dig into his closet of old vinyls and share them with his audience on the Sunday afternoon edition of the Jazz Matinee.

Tune in to Jazz Matinee
Sundays, 12 to 4 pm


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