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iRESI: Afro-Cuban Jazz from Carlos Averhoff, Jr.

Sunday, April 5, 2015 - 12:00pm

Tenor saxophonist, contemporary Afro-Cuban Jazz composer, and educator Carlos Averhoff, Jr. talks with Bonnie about coming up in a musical family in Havana, Cuba and his path from classical music training to jazz education in the United States.  Averhoff sheds "light" on his heritage with original compositions and classic standard arrangements through his debut album "iRESI".  He celebrates the Inner Circle Music recording  with a CD release concert at Scullers Jazz Club on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 8 pm.

Live Jazz Dinner Set with Steve Fell Band

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/04/2015 - 18:30

Live Jazz Brunch Set with Nat Mugavero

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/04/2015 - 10:30

Live Jazz Dinner Set with Sharon Sugar Jones

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/03/2015 - 18:30

Live Jazz Dinner Set with Bruce Bartlett

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/02/2015 - 18:30

UMass Amherst Symphony Orchestra in Concert

Infinite Variation, to be performed by the UMass Amherst Symphony Orchestra on Thursday, April 23 at 8pm, is a program of juxtapositions.  Under the baton of guest conductor Ng Tian Hui, the Orchestra will play Carl Nielsen’s Symphony No.4 “Inextinguishable”, Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini, Witold Lutoslawski’s Variations on a Theme of Paganini, and Verso il Tramònto by UMass Professor of Composition Salvatore Macchia.

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/23/2015 - 20:00

Wind Ensemble Concert at UMass Amherst


TIME & LOCATION: 8pm, Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, UMass Amherst campus

CONDUCTOR: UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance Professor Matthew Westgate

SOLOIST: UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance Professor Joshua Michal, horn

MUSIC: James Beckel: Horn Concerto: The Glass Bead Game; Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man; Michael Markowski: City Trees; Ingolf Dahl: Sinfonietta; John Williams/arr. Paul Lavender: Adventures on Earth (Music from E.T.)

Event Date: 
Wed, 04/22/2015 - 20:00

Marimba Extravaganza Concert at UMass Amherst

Concert by UMass Amherst Marimba Bands and Ensembles

8pm, Bowker Auditorium, UMass Amherst campus

UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance Professor Thomas Hannum

SOLOISTS: Vocalists Demi Staluppi and Will Blazeski; trumpeters Adam Mejaour and Joey Goguen; and saxophonoists Mike Caudill and Brad Sampson

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/18/2015 - 20:00

Anthony Kearns

Anthony Kearns, a founding member of the Irish Tenors and one of Ireland's most acclaimed singers, is performing at the Palace Theatre in Manchester NH. The talented tenor has traveled the world in recent years, touring as a soloist while performing a broad selection of music, from Irish songs and Broadway hits to oratorio and opera.

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/18/2015 - 19:30


The sound is definitely jazz but distinctively Argentinian
Donations $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/25/2015 - 17:30


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