You are here

what's happening at WICN...

Support for comes from...

Subscribe to WICN Public Radio RSS

World Wednesday's Latin Brazilian Jazz Jam

Hosted by: Anita Coelho

9:00pm - Alexei Tsiganov Trio
9:30pm Jam begins w/ House Band: Anita Coelho Brazilian Ensemble
Anita Coelho - Vocals
Alexei Tsiganov - Piano
Renato Malavasi - Drums
Fernando Huergo - Bass

Each month we now open the stage for whomever would like to come and play. World Wednesday @ Ryles Latin/Brazilian/Jazz Jam Session!

We feature a hosted Jam on the first Wednesday each month.
Bring your instruments, your charts, your students and your friends!

All Ages Welcome!

Event Date: 
Wed, 01/02/2013 - 21:00

New Year's Day Brunch with Patricia Adams

Patricia Adams (vocals), Ray Santisi (piano), Dave Zox (bass) and Gary Johnson (drums) play to standing room only, singing and swinging jazz and blues standards from Tin Pan Alley and Harlem renaissance.

No Cover

Event Date: 
Tue, 01/01/2013 - 10:00

New England Gospel Ensemble

Back by popular demand after their stunning, sold out concert last season, New England Gospel Ensemble--under the direction of James Early--returns to tear the roof off of the Shalin Liu Performance Center.

Rejoice with an evening of celebrated inspirational music filled with soul, passion, and enviable power.

 Artists’ Web site

 More videos

Tickets: $46, $38, $28


Event Date: 
Sun, 01/20/2013 - 15:00

Cryogenic Renaissance Orchestra

This dynamic, brilliant sounding mini–big band is led by jazz composer, arranger, trumpeter, and Berklee faculty member Greg Hopkins. He creates a big band sound with a much smaller instrumentation in his own unique and original voice. The tight-knit nine-piece unit boasts some of the best jazz talent anywhere.

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/19/2013 - 20:00

An Acoustic Evening with James Montgomery, Charlie Farren, Jon Butcher, & David Hull

While growing up in Detroit, Montgomery learned first-hand from the masters--James Cotton, John Lee Hooker, and Jr. Wells--at the legendary "Chessmate." He continues to be a vital presence in Blues as one of its most dynamic performers.

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/18/2013 - 20:00

Flamenco Dance Project

Discover the evolving art of fiery Flamenco dance and music! The Flamenco Dance Project is a young, vibrant company of musicians and dancers featuring critically-acclaimed guitarist Juanito Pascual, flamenco singers Barbara Martinez and Alfonso Cid, and renowned dancers Jose Moreno and Sabrina Avilés.  Artists’ Web site

Tickets: $32, $24, $18


Event Date: 
Sat, 01/12/2013 - 20:00

Claudia Schmidt/Sally Rogers Concert

Two of last seasons wonderful artists have combined talents to release a new CD together! See what they have created!

Admission: $15

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/03/2013 - 19:30

New Black Eagle Jazz Band

If you like the uplifting and soulful music of New Orleans you'll love the sound of the New Black Eagle Jazz Band. Formed in 1971, this seven-piece band has delighted audiences all over the world with their huge and eclectic repertoire of jazz from the 1920's and 30's. The group has a mature mastery of this great American music- from Louis Armstrong and Jelly Roll Morton to early Duke Ellington to Cole Porter; from blues to rags to popular songs of the era.

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/10/2013 - 19:00


Ladyhips was started in early 2010 by guitarist Mike Dipanfilo and bassist Sean Rubin. After going to the Hartt School of Music for a few years, they met a transfer student and jazz drummer Sam Horan and freshman and jazz pianist Paul Philippone. After playing and jamming for countless hours and realizing the group had some serious musical chemistry, the band was created.

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/25/2013 - 20:00

Charter Oak Bluegrass

Known for its drive and bounce on up-tempo numbers, and soul and depth of emotion on the slower tunes, Charter Oak Bluegrass is the essence of bluegrass.
The band is comprised of veteran performers who have played together for years.

The band is a true unit — keenly attuned to and complementing one another, leaving the maximum amount of space for each to shine.

Admission: $10


Event Date: 
Sat, 01/19/2013 - 20:00


Of Interest

Shop and Support

AmazonSmile Ad

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to WICN Public Radio Inc whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.


Become a Member Now

Can't remember the last time you gave? Time to become a SUSTAINER!!

Your ongoing monthly donation will ensure that your membership never expires.

CLICK HERE  to join now.


Underwriter of the Week

Polar  Beverages'
Family of Seltzers

Carbonated water with a hint of flavor, no calories or sodium.  Making bubbles since 1882.

Available at local grocery and convenience stores.