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Intuition: The Music of Bill Evans

Date: 
Monday, April 30, 2012 - 6:00pm

Perpetually sensitive in style and spirit, pianist Bill Evans was driven by a "quiet fire" that has influenced entire generations of pianists. Guest musical director Bill Charlap with guitarist and Evans collaborator Jim Hall and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra pay tribute with classics like "Waltz for Debby," "Five" and "Peri's Scope."

The Starlight Jazz Jam

In the Starlight Jams, participants can play on any tune at any time after the opening house band set. Designed for a more professional level of playing. The host band may call tunes, keys or tempos.

Note: Newcomers, diners and listeners are always welcome at any or all jams! Of course! Where would we be, without you?

with rotating hosts:

1st Sunday: Brooke Sofferman

2nd Sunday: John Funkhouser

3rd Sunday: All-Star Jam Session and Fund-Raiser

Event Date: 
Sun, 05/06/2012 - 19:30
Sun, 05/13/2012 - 19:30
Sun, 05/20/2012 - 19:30
Sun, 05/27/2012 - 19:30

The Sunset Jazz Jam

with rotating hosts:

1st Sunday: Steve Berke

2nd Sunday: Molly Flannery

3rd Sunday: Michael Chasse

4th Sunday: Wendy Nottonson

5th Sunday (occasional) Joan Watson-Jones and "The Jazz Room Live!"

In  the sunset jams, participants can expect to call the tunes, keys and tempos, after the opening house band set.(Note to vocalists, in particular: please bring charts!). We have great food, great atmosphere, and lots of supportive people!  All ages Welcome!

Event Date: 
Sun, 05/06/2012 - 16:00
Sun, 05/13/2012 - 16:00
Sun, 05/20/2012 - 16:00
Sun, 05/27/2012 - 16:00

Special Night of Fan Favorites!

Date: 
Thursday, May 3, 2012 - 7:00pm
Program: 

On this edition of The Folk Revival, Nick Noble will be joined by Ed Romanoff, touch base with Boston-based singer songwriter Mary Gauthier, and we’ll be speaking with singer Dar Williams. From 8-10 PM the show will feature a two-hour tribute to Dar Williams. Enjoy!

Johnny Hoy and The Bluefish

Web Site:
http://www.johnnyhoyandthebluefish.com

Ticket: $15
Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $12.50

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/12/2012 - 21:30

The Tough Love Trio

Steve Chaggaris/ drums
Mike Mele/ guitar
Blake Newman/ bass

Web Site:
http://www.toughlovetrio.com

Ticket: $12.50
Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/12/2012 - 19:00

The Matt Savage Trio/ celebration of a double milestone

Pianist Matt Savage celebrates his 20th birthday and also his graduation from Berklee College of Music today with a trio concert. We are thrilled that Matt returns this afternoon to his first jazz home.

Matt is joined by John Funkhouser on bass and Steve Silverstein on drums. This trio has been playing together for 11 years. You do the math!

Web Site:
http://www.savagerecords.com

Ticket: $12.50
Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/12/2012 - 16:00

The John Funkhouser Trio

John Funkhouser/ piano
Greg Loughman/ bass
Mike Connors/ drums

Ticket: $12
Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $10

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/11/2012 - 19:00

Jeff Purchon & friends

Jeff Purchon and Friends...two line ups, with a Clapton set in the middle. With special guests Mike Payette, Herman Johnson, Ed Lesser, Ali Manion and Memphis Train. We will be doing some cool Clapton stuff like Change the World, Bad Love and focusing more on his later stuff (although we will throw in a vintage tune or two as well).

Ticket:
$12.50
Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/05/2012 - 21:30

Timothy Noah

Date: 
Sunday, April 29, 2012 - 10:30pm
Program: 

From Occupy Wall Street protesters to politicians on Sunday talk shows to President Obama's recent State of The Union address, we keep hearing about a growing income inequality in the U.S. What exactly does it all mean? Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 PM when Al speaks with "The New Republic" columnist and author Timothy Noah. In his new book "The Great Divergence" he talks about the so called gap between the have's and have not's.

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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.

Tune in to Jazz Matinee
Sundays, 12 to 4 pm

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