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bert seager ­– piano
sean farias – bass
austin mcmahon – drums

original trio music – conversant – spacious – propulsive

Jazz trio music – conversant – spacious – propulsive

Together they continuously strive for transparency in their performances, framing each song’s improvised narrative in a playful three- way conversation. Their use of world-rhythms, rich modern harmonies and melodic song-based forms creates music that is at once recognizable and yet wholly new.

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/05/2012 - 20:00

A MODERN PICTURE ON CLASSICAL MUSIC

20th & 21st century works for solo piano featuring "the Bulgarian-born piano dynamo" (TimeOut New York) TANIA STAVREVA and special guest artist TIM DAOUST on live electronics.

Program:

Stavreva-Daoust: Improvisation inside the piano with live electronics

Stavreva-Cage: "3'33"

Tim Daoust (b.1980)
"Moon, Tides, Cycles" 2011 for Piano & Live Electronics - New England Premiere

Tania Stavreva's Signature:
Alexander Vladigerov (1933-1993)
Variations on a Bulgarian Folk Song "Dilmano, Dilbero" Op.2

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/05/2012 - 18:00

Drum to Drum" @ The Lily Pad

Open Drum Circle

$10 Cover

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/05/2012 - 13:00

The Gill Aharon Trio

The Gill Aharon Trio is rarely a trio. 

Gill Aharon - pen and piano
Randy Wooten - drums
Jef Charland - bass
Andrew Stern - guitar
Rick Stone- alto sax
Kelly Roberge - tenor sax
Dan Rosenthal - trumpet

$10 Cover

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/04/2012 - 23:00
Fri, 05/11/2012 - 23:00
Fri, 05/18/2012 - 23:00
Fri, 05/25/2012 - 23:00

10:00 PM Brian Friedland Sextet

An emotive and bold composer, Friedland's sextet works explore a wide range of atmospheres and creative processes. Compositions for this band such as Kitten Attack, Three Chords of Triumph, and 12 Tone Awesomeness display his willingness to take inspiration from unusual and colorful sources. His music is vividly brought to life and enhanced by a dedicated and accomplished ensemble comprised of trumpeter Vivek Patel, alto saxophonist Rick Stone, trombonist Tim Shneier, bassist Greg Loughman, and Drummer Mike Connors.

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/04/2012 - 22:00

Jim Hobbs & Friends

Jim Hobbs, Luther Gray, Michael McLaughlin, Winston Braman

$10 Cover

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/04/2012 - 20:00

Jason Anick Quartet

Jason Anick - Violin/electric mandolin
Lee Dynes - Electric guitar
Greg Loughman - Bass
Mike Connors - Drums

Jason Anick is a Boston based performer, composer, and Berklee College of Music Instructor, who is rapidly making a name for himself in the world of jazz violin and mandolin. Since 2008 Jason has been touring both nationally and internationally with Nashville guitar virtuoso John Jorgenson.

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/04/2012 - 19:00

Marat Gabbasov trio

Marat Gabbasov – piano
Michael Daly – Bass
Kazuhiro Odagiri – Drums

Marat Gabbasov is an excellent pianist with a deep, expressive sound and great technique. He was born in Russia and started to play music at the age of 7. Having had a fundamental classical and jazz education in Moscow, Marat is continuing his studies of jazz arrangement and composition at Berklee College.

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/04/2012 - 18:00

Sean Wayland Trio

Original jazz music by Australian born New York resident and his trio, featuring drummer, Greg Ritchie  and fellow Australian, acoustic bassist, Sam Anning. With Special Guest Tim Miller on guitar. www.seanwayland.com

$10 Cover

Event Date: 
Thu, 05/03/2012 - 22:00

Melissa Kassel and Tom Zicarelli Group

Melissa Kassel, voice
Tom Zicarelli, piano
Phil Grenadier, trumpet
Will Slater, bass
Brooke Sofferman, drums

$12 Cover

Event Date: 
Thu, 05/03/2012 - 19:30

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Al Dean

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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