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Adam Ezra Group

http://adamezra.com/

Tickets:$20, members $18

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/19/2012 - 20:00
Fri, 01/20/2012 - 20:00

Nick Hempton

Date: 
Thursday, January 12, 2012 - 2:00pm

Join Joe Zupan for this edition of Jazz New England as sax man Nick Hempton calls in. He left his native Australia for New York in 2004 and hasn't looked back, He's a mainstay on the New York scene and will be in New England this week for a performance. Join us Thursday at 2pm to meet saxophonist Nick Hempton.

Tito Carrillo

Date: 
Wednesday, January 11, 2012 - 2:00pm

Chicago trumpeter Tito Carrillo made a major splash late last year with his debut recording, "Opening Statement."  That energy has carried over into the new year and we'll hear about that and more when Tito joins Joe on the phone Wednesday at 2 pm. 

George Lernis

Date: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2012 - 2:00pm

On Tuesday Cyprus-born, Boston-based drummer George Lernis and his band join us on Jazz New England. They'll be performing tunes from George's  debut recording as a leader. "Shapes of Nature." Join us at 2 pm.

Check out photos from the quintet performing live in the WICN studio!

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Kat Goldman & Whitehorse (featuring Melissa McClelland & Luke Doucet

Who is Kat Goldman? Perhaps the mystique lies in the fact that Kat Goldman is one of Canada's best kept secrets. When she was 20 years old she moved to Boston, picked up a guitar, and began frequenting the fervent Cambridge coffeehouse scene, also becoming a regular busker in Harvard Square. In 1996 she returned to Toronto and started doing shows of her own in Toronto venues. Producer Gavin Brown heard her music and went gaga. He wanted to work with her...and so began their collaboration on "The Great Disappearing Act", Kat Goldman's coming out studio record.

Event Date: 
Wed, 01/18/2012 - 20:00

We're About 9 with special guest Steph Corby

The weekly open mic at the Jahva House in Ellicott City, MD captured the attention of the Sheriff's Department not for disorderliness, but rather for regularly breaking fire codes with attendance flooding both floors of the cafe and spilling out into the street. After the open mic ended each week, the music would continue outside in the parking lot. It was in the magical location of Parkling Lot D that Katie Graybeal, Brian Gundersdorf, and Pat Klink first started sculpting their distinctive vocal harmony arrangements.

Event Date: 
Tue, 01/17/2012 - 20:00

Massmouth story slams

Massmouth works to renew the timeless art of storytelling in Massachusetts. We build audience while bringing stories to non traditional venues, from apple orchards to urban street corners, to story slams. We engage a new generation of tellers online, through blogs, websites and by posting video and audio recordings of story in live performance. massmouth, inc.is a 501c3 nonprofit organization. http://massmouth.org/

Tickets: $10, members & students $5

Event Date: 
Mon, 01/16/2012 - 19:00

Acousticana & Three Tall Pines

Our name says it all: Acousticana plays American roots music on acoustic instruments. We take the best of the American songbook and filter it through varied musical influences to create a sound that’s both respectful of tradition and refreshingly new and inventive. Add a healthy dose of original songs, tight harmonies, an impressive array of acoustic instruments, and a commitment to creative arrangements and vivid performances, and you get a musical gumbo guaranteed to please.

Event Date: 
Sun, 01/15/2012 - 20:00

Gail Finnie Rundlett CD Release

Gail Rundlett is one of the real treasures of Boston's thriving folk community. Blessed with a voice that exhibits crystalline purity, honesty and heart-touching soul, she is an endearing and entertaining performer. Gail plays guitar and four-string Appalachian dulcimer and draws her repertoire from both traditional and contemporary sources.http://gailrundlett.com/

Tickets $15, members $13

Event Date: 
Sun, 01/15/2012 - 16:30

Yoko Miwa Trio

www.yokomiwa.com

Free - Reservations recommended

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/06/2012 - 20:30
Sat, 01/07/2012 - 20:00
Tue, 01/10/2012 - 17:30
Fri, 01/13/2012 - 20:30
Fri, 01/20/2012 - 20:30
Tue, 01/24/2012 - 17:30
Fri, 01/27/2012 - 20:30

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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.

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