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Brett Brumby

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/21/2015 - 21:00

DJ/Karaoke with DJ Curtis

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/20/2015 - 21:00
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 21:00

Dan Hogan

Event Date: 
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 20:00

TIZER Quartet: Bringing World Fusion

Date: 
Sunday, August 16, 2015 - 12:00pm
Program: 

Keyboardist/Composer Lao Tizer talks with Bonnie Johnson about his multi-cultural band and blending contemporary world fusion that has taken smooth jazz to another level. TIZER Quartet featuring virtuoso violinist Karen Briggs performs live at Scullers Jazz Club on Thursday, August 20, 2015 at 8pm.

Ali Jackson Celebrates Max Roach at Jazz at Lincoln Center

Date: 
Monday, August 24, 2015 - 6:00pm

To say Max Roach was a bebop pioneer, or a paramount innovator of the drums, or a prominent social activist would be accurate. Yet these labels fall short of this American icon’s totality. One drummer who not only understands this idea, but has benefitted from Roach single-handedly changing the perception of what it means to be a drummer, is composer, arranger, and percussion wizard Ali Jackson. After crossing paths with Roach at age 12, Jackson was forever impacted, and the two would enjoy a formative student-teacher connection.

Tootie Heath at 80! Life at Jazz at Lincoln Center

Date: 
Monday, August 17, 2015 - 6:00pm

Jazz icon Tootie Heath turned 80 on May 31st, and we’re honored to help him celebrate the occasion!

Heath, who first recorded in the 1950s with John Coltrane, recorded as a leader for over 50 years, and performed alongside such artists as Dexter Gordon, Nina Simone, Wes Montgomery, and countless others. Incredibly, popular opinion suggests that the drummer sounds better than ever, entering his eighth decade.

RPS Ensemble at the Framingham Green

Acclaimed saxophonist, Willie Sordillo, willI be playing R&B, funk and jazz fusion music with the RPS Ensemble at the Framingham Green (near the intersection of Route 9 and Edgell Road) tonight.  This is outdoors, free and family friendly.  So if you have an open evening ahead and are not too far away, they’d love it if you’d join them.

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/14/2015 - 18:30

Joy Reo & Company

Enjoy some soulful, sassy and sweet songs in the cozy ambiance of the Village Forge Tavern in Concord’s historic Colonial Inn!

Vocalist Joy Reo will serve up a mix of jazz, blues, Broadway and pop tunes, accompanied by Molly Flannery (piano and vocals) and Neil Kruszkowski (saxophone and vocals).

There’s no cover charge, but reservations are recommended. The restaurant offers a full bar, dinner and lighter fare.

978-369-9200
http://www.concordscolonialinn.com/

Event Date: 
Wed, 09/02/2015 - 19:00

THE FRINGE

Event Date: 
Mon, 09/07/2015 - 22:30
Mon, 09/14/2015 - 22:30
Mon, 09/21/2015 - 22:30
Mon, 09/28/2015 - 22:30

Julian Lage: Acoustic Guitarist In An Open Platform

Date: 
Sunday, August 16, 2015 - 12:00pm
Program: 

Grammy nominated, guitarist, composer, educator Julian Lage talks with Bonnie Johnson in advance of his concert at Rockport Jazz Festival 2015.  Julian Lage Trio performs at 2 pm, Sunday, August 16th at Shalin Liu Performance Center by the seaside in Rockport, MA.

 

Photo Credit: Jimmy Katz

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