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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..

No Cover

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

CHRIS THILE & BRAD MEHLDAU

Mandolinist Chris Thile of Nickel Creek, Punch Brothers and Yo-Yo Ma’s The Goat Rodeo Sessions joins renowned jazz pianist Brad Mehldau for what promises to be an enthralling concert experience. Both are virtuosos who boldly mix their respective areas of expertise—bluegrass and jazz—with influences from Radiohead to Bach. Now these kindred spirits combine their dazzling imaginations in an evening of classical transcriptions, pop covers and original songs.

Tickets: $48, $42, $37, $30 Reserved seating

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/14/2013 - 19:30

DIANNE REEVES

Recognized as one of the premier vocalists in the world, four-time Grammy Award–winner Dianne Reeves is among the most prominent and influential singers in jazz.

She’s a glorious singer with a sumptuous sound, who has for three decades proudly carried the torch kindled by Ella Fitzgerald and Sarah Vaughan.

While her singing is steeped in tradition, her rhythmic virtuosity and improvisational ease are breathtaking.

"She has an enormous voice and an enormous talent, and she offers it up to stun her audience."—The New York Times

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/06/2013 - 20:00

From Colombia: CIMARRÓN - Boston debut

With a wild, powerful and unbridled sound, Cimarrón lives up to the meaning of its name, untamed. The Grammy-nominated Colombian ensemble creates a fiery kind of music called música llanera and the fast-paced, triple-meter dance music joropo, played on harp, bandola and cuatro accompanied by bass, cajón and maracas. The seven-piece all-star team of instrumentalists and singers, led by harpist and composer Carlos Rojas, astonishes audiences with its melodic and rhythmic virtuosity, percussive drive and sabor colombiano, Colombian flavor.

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/06/2013 - 19:00

CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS with David Wax Museum

Featuring multi-instrumentalists/singers Dom Flemons, Rhiannon Giddens and Hubby Jenkins, with cellist Leyla McCalla, the Grammy Award–winning Carolina Chocolate Drops create an infectious modern sound from old-time fiddle- and banjo-based music.

David Wax Museum will open.

Tickets: $25, $45 VIP (very limited) General admission, standing room only and reserved seating in balcony l All ages

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/06/2013 - 19:00

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