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Mark Walker Organ Trio with Mike Tucker

Powerhouse drummer Mark Walker plays a special Thursday night set with the stunning Mike Tucker on sax. This is an amazing band. Expect a "happy" night of very hip jazz.

No Cover

Event Date: 
Thu, 05/10/2012 - 21:30

Billy Strayhorn

Monday, May 14, 2012 - 6:00pm

Duke Ellington described him as "my right arm, my left arm, all the eyes in the back of my head." Composer Billy Strayhorn penned some of Duke's most enduring songs, but he himself remained in relative obscurity. Vocalist Jose James and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra interpret Strayhorn classics including "Lush Life," "Take the 'A' Train" and "Something to Live For." Wendell Pierce hosts.

"Jazz at Vernissage" - Ervin Dhimo Trio

European Bass Player Ervin Dhimo bringing his dynamic jazz-funk project THE ERViNDHiMOTRiO to us, featuring world-known Berklee Professor Keyboardist Steve Hunt and prodigy Percussionist/Dummer Vancil Cooper.

Gen Adm. $15 (Students $12) We also offer 10% dinner discount for JazzBoston members

Please, remember to call in advance to make reservations at 617-566-3340

Event Date: 
Thu, 05/10/2012 - 20:00

"Jazz at Vernissage" Special Event: Vitali Imereli

From 1978 to 1991, Vitali Imereli participated in a variety of jazz festivals in several locations from Georgia through Russia and Europe in general. In 1992, Vitali moved to Finland. Performances then ranged from Germany and Sweden to various parts of Finland, with TV appearances and radio programs following.

Vitali has played at the internationally renowned Pori Jazz Festival every year since 1991, as well as at other important festivals in Finland. May 1996 saw the release of his new album "Tribute to Staphane Grappelli".

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/18/2012 - 20:00

Joe Bastianich

Sunday, May 13, 2012 - 10:30pm

This week Al's guest is celebrity restaurateur Joe Bastianich, who along with his partner Mario Batali, have re-defined the restaurant industry. Tune in this Sunday evening as Joe Bastianich talks about his passion for food and the delicious secrets of the restaurant business.


Veteran R&B/Urban jazz singer/songwriter, PHIL PERRY, launched his career as the lead vocalist & writer of the 1970's soul group The Montclairs. 
He then joined forces with Montclairs co-leader, Kevin Sanlin, and as Perry & Sanlin, the duo recorded a pair of albums on Capitol Records in the early 80's.
Unbreak My Heart - Phil Perry

Show: $30
Dinner & Show: $72

Event Date: 
Fri, 06/29/2012 - 20:00
Fri, 06/29/2012 - 22:00

KAT EDMONSON New CD "Way Down Low"

Kat Edmonson is a buoyant singer-songwriter from Texas whose tiny stature belies a powerful voice. She makes smart, familiar pop; though steeped in vintage tradition, her style leans left of center. Kat’s biggest strength is her rich vocal control: alternately coy, elegant, and poignant.

Now splitting her time between Austin and NYC, Kat is eager to release her second record, Way Down Low. She hopes it will be "a launching pad to play all over the world and travel wherever I can."

Event Date: 
Thu, 06/28/2012 - 20:00


40th Anniversary Tour

YARON GERSHOVSKY - Music Director/Piano/Keyboards

STEVE HASS on drums

GARY WICKS on bass

ADAM HAWLEY on guitar

The Manhattan Transfer - Operator

Show: $45
Dinner & Show: $87

Event Date: 
Tue, 06/26/2012 - 20:00
Tue, 06/26/2012 - 22:00
Wed, 06/27/2012 - 20:00
Wed, 06/27/2012 - 22:00

HIROMI: THE TRIO PROJECT Feat. Anthony Jackson on bass & Simon Phillips on drums

Pianist and composer Hiromi Uehara, whose passionate and incendiary keyboard work has been a shining light on the jazz landscape since her 2003 debut, believes that the voice that never speaks can sometimes be the most powerful of all.

Event Date: 
Fri, 06/22/2012 - 20:00
Fri, 06/22/2012 - 22:00


On this memorable evening Bo & Bill Winiker will celebrate their 50th anniversary in the music business with the release of a new CD entitled Getting Some Fun Out of Life. 

Show: $22
Dinner & Show: $64

Event Date: 
Wed, 06/20/2012 - 20:00


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