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Jazz Brunch - Steve Kirby Trio

Steve Kirby is a jazz guitarist and composer who has built a reputation for performing exciting, melodic, lyrical and expressive mainstream and contemporary jazz.

No Cover

Event Date: 
Sat, 02/23/2013 - 10:00

Michael Warren, Gypsy-Jazz

Michael Warren's quartet brings a night of bluesy gypsy swing. Warren is a great and learned guitarist who is well loved at The Beehive. We are very excited about this night.

No Cover

Event Date: 
Mon, 02/25/2013 - 20:00

Trombone Choir concert

PERFORMERS: UMass Amherst Trombone Choir, Greg Spiridopoulos, director. Also featuring Charles O’Brien, graduate conductor

LOCATION:
Bezanson Recital Hall, UMass Amherst campus

REPERTOIRE: Transcriptions & originals for Trombone Choir, including a piece written for UMass Trombone Choir by graduate student Renée Morgan. Also including a piece called Vertigo written by Gregory Fritze, Professor of Composition at Berklee College of Music.

FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Event Date: 
Wed, 03/13/2013 - 20:00

MARDI GRAS IN APRIL BENEFIT CONCERT FEATURING HENRI SMITH & CHARLES NEVILLE

Grammy winner Charles Neville joins Henri Smith and his 8 piece band for a Mardi Gras concert.

50% profits benefit the 4th annual YMCA TEENS REBUILD NEW ORLEANS trip in April.

Tickets $20 advance, $25 at the door. VIP Packages $95 (premium reserved seating, meet & greet, exclusive pre-show party, complimentary Cajun buffet, Henri Smith/Charles Neville keepsake laminate & more).

Get tickets on-line or call 978-525-9093. http://www.gimmesound.com/live/

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/06/2013 - 19:30

"Jazz at Vernissage" - Los Soneros De La Seis

Join us for the evening of Latin-American music and dance including salsa, bolero, Latin jazz and much more.

Raquel Quinones-Rivera - Voice
Maxim Lubarsky - Piano
Galen Willett - Bass
Jose Carlos Santiago - Percussion
Judith Soberanes - Percussion

Gen Adm. $15 (Students $12)
We also offer 10% dinner discount for JazzBoston members

Please, remember to call in advance to make reservations at
617-566-3340

Event Date: 
Thu, 02/21/2013 - 20:00

JOAN OSBORNE (Blues)

Osborne strips things back, placing her smoky, expressive voice front-and-center in an acoustic duo show with her Grammy-nominated album, Bring It On Home, a collection of vintage blues and soul covers.

After her album Relish yielded the hit “One of Us” and scored five Grammy nominations, Osborne cemented her rep as a top-tier soul singer in "Standing in the Shadows of Motown." Artist Video

ALSO APPEARING: Jill Andrews

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/28/2013 - 20:00

SEBASTIAN BAVERSTAM, CELLO (Classical)

Appearing with Yannick Rafalimanana, piano

Praised by The Strad for his “…powerfully expressive style,” cellist Sebastian Bäverstam is a winner of the 2009 Concert Artists Guild International Competition.

Baverstam has appeared on the syndicated radio show From the Top, and on the international radio broadcasts of Voice of America.

Baverstam will perform Janacek Pohadka (Fairy Tale) for Cello and Piano; Schubert Arpeggione Sonata for Cello and Piano, D. 821; Debussy Sonata for Cello and Piano; and Barber Sonata for Cello and Piano in C minor, Op. 6.

Event Date: 
Sun, 03/24/2013 - 15:00

PAUL BYROM (Vocal)

When Byrom joined Celtic Thunder as one of five soloists, fans nicknamed him “The Swanky Tenor” for his suave and romantic style. A professional singer since his early teens, Byrom is now hailed as Ireland's premier tenor.

His latest album, This is the Moment, debuted at No.1 on the World Billboard Charts. www.paulbyrom.ie  Artist Video

Performing with piano accompaniment.

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/23/2013 - 20:00

DAVID GROVER AND GROVER'S GANG (Family)

David Grover, former lead guitarist for Arlo Guthrie, uses his songs to teach children about the important things in life: holidays with family, planet preservation and respecting each other.

A legend in the Berkshires of Massachusetts, he and his Gang have performed at the White House, opened the Goodwill Games, appeared on The Today Show and performed with the Detroit Symphony.

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/23/2013 - 11:00

ROCK OFF MAIN STREET: ROCK SHOWDOWN SEMIFINALS

This event was cancelled in February due to snowstorm.

TCAN's successful Rock Off Main teen music program is an all-ages show that provides a venue for bands in this region to take their eclectic mix of music out of their basements and put it on stage where it belongs, performing for their peers.

Winners of the Rock Off Main Street Showdown Semi-finals will compete for a partial scholarship to Berklee College of Music's Summer Program. Bands to perform are: TBD.

Admission: non-member $8 member $8
Discounts (seniors, students, children) are available

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/22/2013 - 19:30

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