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Alizonia!

Alizon Lissance/ keys, accordion, voice
Wendy Sobel -guitar and voice
Dan Bowden - guitar
Greg Holt - bass
Steve Chaggaris - drums

Web Site: http://www.alizonmusic.com

Ticket: $12.50
Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/19/2012 - 21:30

The Doug Johnson Quintet featuring Grace Kelly and Felix Peikli

Grace Kelly/ saxophone
Felix Peikli/ clarinet
Doug Johnson/ piano
Austin McMahon/ drums
Keala Kaumeheiwa/ bass

Web Site: http://www.gracekellymusic.com

Ticket: $12.50
Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/19/2012 - 19:00

The Annette Philip Quintet

With an ever-evolving sound, the Annette Philip Quintet seeks to collectively explore the music and ideologies of different countries, traditions, and cultures from around the globe. Each musician brings a different perspective, and their current soundscape draws from jazz, funk, Latin, Indian and Middle Eastern influences. The repertoire often includes experimental and spontaneously improvised selections, featuring:

Annette Philip - Voice
Maxim Lubarsky - Piano/Keys
Bill Vint - Flute/Sax
Bertram Lehmann/ drums/ percussion
Jesse Williams - Bass

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/18/2012 - 21:00

The Jonathan Lorentz Quintet

Jonathan Lorentz/ tenor sax
Ralph Lalama/ alto sax
Dave Lalama/ piano
John Lockwood/ bass
Bob Gullotti/ drums

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/18/2012 - 19:00

E. Paul Zehr & Jeffery J. Kripal

Date: 
Sunday, May 13, 2012 - 9:00pm
Program: 

Ironman is the famous Marvel superhero alter ego of arms dealer and playboy  Tony Stark. Stark built an exoskeleton that amplified his performance and strength. In later movies and comics, the Iron Man suit is directly plugged into Tony Stark’s brain creating a unique melding of man and machine. This sounds fantastic, something possible only in the realm of comics, right? Well, not so fast. Recent technological and medical developments in neuro-prosthetics are creating human brain-machine interfaces that are beginning to approach the fantasy of the Iron Man comics.

Southern Rail - BBQ &Dinner Concert

Rain or shine. We'll be in an indoor arena.

Tickets are $25, and can be purchased in advance by June 15th. Limited seats available at the gate.

Paypal, credit card or mailed check for advance tickets.

For more details: amesburycarriagefest.com or call Christine Miller at 978-518-5681.

Event Date: 
Sat, 06/30/2012 - 18:00

Amesbury Carriage Festival

Bob-Lyn Stables, 91 Monroe Street
Amesbury, MA 01952

Southern Rail

An evening at the Meetinghouse is pure magic!

Tickets available at the door.

Event Date: 
Sat, 06/09/2012 - 19:30

From Brazil, CÉU

One of the most sonically adventurous artists in Brazil today, Céu has earned both Grammy and Latin Grammy nominations. Her songs reveal her many influences, which include samba, salsa, choro, soul, rhythm and blues, hip hop, reggae, afrobeat and electrojazz.

She is currently touring in support of Caravana Sereia Bloom (Six Degrees), her bold new release that seems to draw more from early Tropicalia artists and Os Mutantes than the laid-back bossa nova and samba references of her earlier recordings.

Tickets: 18+, standing room only $25

Event Date: 
Thu, 06/28/2012 - 20:00

From South Africa, JOHNNY CLEGG BAND

With a career spanning three decades, Johnny Clegg pioneered a new, unique sound combining Western rock with Zulu rhythms and became one of South Africa's most prolific musicians and an international superstar.

Known for his lively, energetic stage performances, he returns to Boston after a stellar sold-out performance last year.

Tickets: $40

Event Date: 
Wed, 06/27/2012 - 19:30

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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.

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