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Melissa Bolling

Melissa Bolling effortlessly merges Soul, Jazz and R&B styles. Her live performances are intimate and personal, letting her audience in as if each venue were her own living room.

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/07/2017 - 21:00

Lionel Loueke: Jazz Rock With Jazz Icons

Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 2:00pm

Jazz guitarist Lionel Loueke fuses his mastery with African folk music into a style that pianist Herbie Hancock describes as "a musical painter". The Blue Note recording artist hails from Benin and has played with the likes of Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Angelique Kidjo, Richard Bona, Esperanza Spalding and Marcus Gilmore. With four of his own recordings, he co-produced the album Heritage featuring Derrick Hodge and Mark Guiliana with Robert Glasper. Loueke talks with Bonnie Johnson about his international tour with with jazz legends The Chick Corea / Steve Gadd Band.

Christian McBride: Band Leader Swinging The Next Generation of Jazz

Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 2:00pm

Four-time GRAMMY®-winning jazz bassist, educator, innovator and Mack Avenue recording artist Christian McBride is wearing multiple hats, leading in the jazz world. His latest release Bringin' It (2017) follows the Christian McBride Big Band's 2011 Grammy® Award-winning debut,The Good Feeling. The Christian McBride Trio returns to perform in the Celebrity Series of Boston at Sanders Theatre - Cambridge on Sunday, October 29th, 7pm.

Gabriela Martina

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Sat, 10/07/2017 - 18:30

Mr. Nick & The Dirty Tricks

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Sat, 10/07/2017 - 22:00

Willie J. Laws-Texas Blues

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Fri, 10/06/2017 - 22:00

Dinner Set with Andrew Stern Trio

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Fri, 10/06/2017 - 18:30


Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 11:30am

Tonight on Inquiry we welcome writer and researcher ZOË LESCAZE. Her new, magnificent book is PALEOART: VISIONS OF THE PREHISTORIC PAST. It is a sumptuous celebration of those historic artists whose work helped the public visualize dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. 

Brett Brumby

Event Date: 
Sun, 10/29/2017 - 17:00

Petty Larceny

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Sat, 10/28/2017 - 21:30


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