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An Evening with The Isaac Young Quartet Jazz Band

Join the ‘CT Advocate’s Best Jazz in CT of 2012′ for an intimate two-set show featuring new originals, old favorites, and a few surprises!

Experience their unique music in their style of jazz/rock fusion!

Isaac Young: sax, EWI, keys
Jon Dostou: bass
Jesse Combs: guitar
Stephen Cusano: drums

They have recently been named “Grand Band Slam 2012: BEST JAZZ”

Get more information about the Isaac Young Quartet and sample their music on the band website (www.isaacyoungjazz.com)!

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/03/2012 - 20:00

“A Capella Fellas! Concert III” - “Case Western Men’s Glee Club” from Case Western Reserve and “Unisons” from Northeastern University

Admission is free with donations accepted at the door (Adults $10.00 suggested donation, Children $5.00)

This concert will be preceded by a church potluck supper at 6:00pm in Gifford Hall.

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/20/2012 - 19:00

Elliot Steger Jazz Trio - Benefit concert for Alheimer's Association

630pm reception
730pm concert

Elliot Steger-piano John Funkhouser-bass Jon Hazilla-drums

Benefit concert for Alheimer's Association

Tickets: $30 including hors d'ouevres and 2 glasses of wine online at
www.mktix.com/lap or contact Nancy Crowley at 978-4o2-0088
ncrowley@slr-usa.com

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 19:30

The Twangbusters

The Twangbusters  return to Vincent's, putting the TWANG in TGIF and busting their unique danceable blend of  rollicking, retro-cool, rootsy rhythms and soulful blues. Though new to the music scene, the Twangbusters are a quartet of well-known roots music masters, recently named as a band to watch in Worcester Magazine's "Notes on the Rise".

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 21:00

PAUL GEREMIA IN CONCERT!

Called "one of the finest blues artists" by Rolling Stone, acoustic blues master Paul Geremia plays a concert, celebrating the release of Love My Stuff, his first new album in seven years. The most expansive live collection of his 40-year career, it features three decades of rare and classic live performances that were recorded at theaters and clubs from California to New York.

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/26/2012 - 20:00

A Few of My Favorite Things

Date: 
Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Host Nick Noble wraps up his birthday month with four hours of his favorite songs, including tracks from Schooner Fare, Peter-Paul-&-Mary, the Highwaymen, Beth DeSombre, the Cumberland Trio, the Limeliters, Doug Kwartler, Joan Baez, and many more! No pitches, no interviews, just four hours of music.

Jefferson Morley & Dr. Wheeler Winston Dixon

Date: 
Sunday, October 28, 2012 - 9:00pm
Program: 

In 1835, the capital of the United States was known as Washington City. The President at that time was Andrew Jackson, who was pro-slavery. But at least 4,000 inhabitants of the city were former slaves called “free men”. Racial tensions and relations in the Washington City reflected the conflicted feelings of the country as a whole. There were many white people who still believed in slavery of course; however, there were others who thought we should end slavery but send the Black Americans back to Africa.

"Jazz at Vernissage" - David Arteaga Quartet

David Arteaga: Tenor Sax
Alexei Tsiganov: Piano
Tchavdar Natchev-Peno: Bass
Renato Malavasi: Drums

Straight-ahead + Latin Jazz, lyrical melodic playing, timeless standards as well as original compositions and arrangements.

Gen Adm. $10 (Students $8)
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, 10/18/2012 - 20:00

Bob Derr

Date: 
Sunday, October 28, 2012 - 10:30pm
Program: 

Lions and Tigers and Bears, oh my. No its not Dorothy or the Wizard of OZ. This week Al is joined by Bob Derr, Editorial Director of TIME for Kids a subsidiary of TIME magazine. They recently published a new childrens book entitled, ZOO-3D. This book is filled with 3D pictures of  over a hundred full page pictures and stories of wild animals. Just when you think tehnology has replaced traditional reading TIME has answered the call with an engaging and educational book that has young people reading and learning about the animal kingdom.

Rumer (Sarah Joyce)

Date: 
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 - 6:00pm

Raised in England and Pakistan, Sarah Joyce (widely recognized by her stage name, Rumer) possesses a deep connection to the heyday of the early-'70s singer-songwriter era, along with shades of Broadway, '30s jazz and gospel. After years of effort, Rumer is beginning to reap the rewards: Her debut album, Seasons of My Soul, reached No. 3 on the U.K. charts and was certified platinum.

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