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Open Sky

International jazz musicians come together and give this modern jazz trio an open and rich sound with strong Middle Eastern influences.

Formed by friends and collaborators Shay Salhov (saxophone), Jeff Denson (bass) and Ronen Itzik (drums), Open Sky is a new jazz trio that explores spontaneous musical territory featuring set harmonic structures and free improvisation.

Propulsive rhythms are the heartbeat of the music and the musicians are master improvisers of harmonic melodic invention.

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Event Date: 
Tue, 03/26/2013 - 20:00

Toni Lynn Washington

Nobody knows songs of the heart like Blues treasure Toni Lynn Washington. Toni is the real thing. If you're in love, or have a bad case of the "blues," this beautiful singer will touch your heart and make you smile!

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Event Date: 
Sat, 03/23/2013 - 22:00

This Is Boston Soul

This Is Boston Soul is a core band of Boston's legendary Soul-Men with a revolving door of Soul guests singing ,sitting in, and getting down. These are some of the great musicians who were there making music when Soul music was born.

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Event Date: 
Fri, 03/22/2013 - 22:00

Bobby Keyes

Guitarist Bobby B. Keyes defines our American musical heritage by blending rhythm & blues, country, jazz, rock, pop and swing. His guitar playing is inspired and passionate, his musical taste is exquisite and his sound is pure Americana.

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Event Date: 
Thu, 03/21/2013 - 21:30

Matt and Shannon Heaton - Two Day St. Patrick's Celebration

We have a celebration this St. Patrick's Day featuring the great husband-wife duo, Matt & Shannon Heaton.

Boston-based, Matt has made his musical home in Boston Irish scene while Shannon has co-founded Boston's Celtic Music Fest and teaches for Boston's Comhaltas.

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/16/2013 - 22:00
Sun, 03/17/2013 - 17:00

Zili Misik-2nd Day Residency-Women's History Month

In honor of women we all know, Zili Misik will play this 2nd day residency in celebration of Women's History Month.

The all-female group, Zili Misik, bridges cultures, generations, and continents with their own blend of rhythmic infused Hatian, Afro-Brazilian, Afro-Cuban, Neo Soul music..

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Event Date: 
Fri, 03/15/2013 - 22:00

Ethel Waters: Blues, Broadway and Jazz

Date: 
Monday, March 25, 2013 - 6:00pm

Vocalist Ethel Waters embodied the blues and brought that soul to every boundary she crossed – black and white, jazz and Broadway, secular and gospel. Now, songmeister Michael Feinstein leads a trio of vocalists – Adriane Lenox, Catherine Russell, and Tracie Thomas – to honor Waters’ classics including Cabin in the Sky, Stormy Weather and His Eye Is on the Sparrow.

Joey DeFrancesco Trio

Date: 
Monday, March 18, 2013 - 6:00pm

Take solace in the blues! Hammond B3 specialist Joey DeFrancesco and his trio are joined by three hard-driving tenor sax players – Vincent Herring, John Nugent, and the late David Newman in one of his last performances. They’ll burn up classics like Deep Blues, My One and Only Love and Speak Low.

The Sin Warrior by Julian Earl Farris

Date: 
Sunday, March 17, 2013 - 10:30pm
Program: 

The moss-draped oaks of the Sunshine State hold deep, dark secrets. The late fifties were a time when ignorance and hatred made people view homosexuality differently; especially true for state senator Charlie Johns and his committee who, under the guise of McCarthyism, began covert investigations that ended up driving 300 people from campuses across Florida. Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 when Al speaks with author, Julian Earl Ferris about his new book,Sin Warriors.

From South Africa: HUGH MASEKELA

Hugh Masekela’s trumpet has long been a call to freedom and a celebration of the resilience of his people.

He relives the joyous and heady days of his youth on Jabulani, his new album scheduled for release this year.

“One of the most thrilling live performers around!”―Rolling Stone

Tickets: $37, $32, $28 Reserved seating

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/21/2013 - 19:30

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