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MICHELLE WILSON EVIL GAL

In possession of an astonishing and powerful voice, Ms. Wilson has absorbed the history and soul of classic R&B and jazz. Wilson makes an engaging, exciting and fun night of blues-inspired groove.
http://www.myspace.com/michellewillsonevilgal

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Event Date: 
Sat, 01/14/2012 - 22:00

DANIEL "Skyhigh" Mcclain

Master of R&B Daniel McClain's smooth voice fills the air with a soulful sound. McClain, who has shared stages with Herbie Hancock, Gloria Estefan, Gary Burton, Phil Ramone, and Paul Simon, brings with him one of the tightest funk bands we've seen at The Beehive. http://www.myspace.com/danielsingz

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Event Date: 
Fri, 01/13/2012 - 22:00

The Boston Horns

The Boston Horns is a 7-piece funk/jazz/soul band led by founding members Garret Savluk and Jeff Buckridge. The bands compelling mix of funk and jazz has kept them busy performing for clubs, festivals and private events in New England, New York, Montreal, New Orleans and as far away as Tokyo, Japan.

Over the course of 20 years, members of the Boston Horns have collaborated and toured with a wide range of artists including Tower of Power, Extreme, Paquito DRivera, Sam Kininger, Johnny A., Shawn Mullins, Greg Piccolo and Susan Tedeschi to name just a few.

Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/20/2012 - 21:00

Bob Kaufman Quartet

Bob Kaufman Drums
Jerry Bergonzi Tenor
Kevin Harris Piano
Will Slater Bass

Tickets: $8pp

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/12/2012 - 20:30

Geni Skendo Quintet

Geni Skendo - Shakuhachi/Bass Flute/Gls Fl
Josh Rosen - Keys
Ed Lucie - Bass
Dave Fox - Drums
Brian O'Neill - Vibes/Perc

In the 1st set we will play compositions from the Upcoming Cd "Acoustic Cowboy" (world music mixed with free jazz) & 2nd set will be focused on jazz Shakuhachi. In addition, the Geni Skendo Quintet will tackle some Wayne Shorter & jazz tunes.

Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Wed, 01/11/2012 - 21:00

Nate Aronow Nextet -- Original Jazz, Fusion, Latin, R&B 6-piece Group

Following the release of its new CD ‘Xpression’ in 2011, the Nextet will play an energetic and varied show of originals and a few classic covers of Contemporary Jazz, Latin, R&B and Fusion genres, a combination of vocal and instrumental tunes, with some unexpected twists and turns and a bit of humor in the mix. The Nextet sports some of Boston’s hottest jazz and funk players. With dueling horns and vocals out front, this is a very entertaining and musically happening show. This is the band that does “Bikin’ the Bike”! www.AronowMusic.com

Event Date: 
Tue, 01/17/2012 - 20:30

JP CONCERTS presents QUATUOR ZAIDE

QUATUOR ZAIDE is an award-winning French string quartet. For this concert they will playing Serenade Italienne in G major by Hugo Wolf (1860-1903); Opus 50/1 in B flat major by Franz Josef Haydn (1732-1809); and, with special guest pianist Yannick Rafalimanana, the Piano Quintet in F minor by Cesar Franck (1822-1890).

Tickets are $10 at the door. For more information and directions please see www.jpconcerts.org.

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/21/2012 - 16:00

"Jazz at Vernissage" - Ricardo Grilli Quintet

The Ricardo Grilli Quintet is an international group that delivers a unique blend of contemporary jazz, European folkloric and Brazilian music elements. The group presents a dynamic performance with focus on group interplay and improvisation bringing each of it's members' personality and style into Ricardo's compositions.

Ricardo Grilli - Guitar
Malcolm Campbell - Piano
Greg Feingold - Bass
Patrick Kunka - Drums

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/12/2012 - 20:00

Kenny Hadley & Arnie Krakowsky

Date: 
Sunday, January 15, 2012 - 12:00pm
Program: 

Join Al Dean on Jazz Matinee as he brings two of his good friends, Bandleader Kenny Hadley, of the Kenny Hadley Big Band, and tenor sax man Arnie Krakowsky on to play some of their favorite tunes! Kenny and Arnie have been playing together for years and have tremendous chemistry both on stage and in the studio.

Check out Kenny and Arnie performing together in the Kenny Hadley Big Band http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ik26wz5QFYw&feature=related

Eric Perez

Date: 
Sunday, January 15, 2012 - 10:30pm
Program: 

Have you ever wondered how all those great wines we see in liquor stores and on restaurant wine lists get there? Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 when Al is joined by Eric Perez, one of New England's top wine salespeople. He'll explain the distribution process and how wines go from vineyard to store shelf.

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Jim Benitez

A self-taught Latin percussionist since the age of 12 when his father handed him Cal Tjader’s 1960 “Latino” album featuring Mongo Santamaria and Willie Bobo back in 1966, and an LP fiberglass conga and told him, “Here, learn to play right with these”, he’s been living and breathing Latin Jazz since.

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