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Marco Pignataro Jazzet presents "Trane-scendence"

Marco Pignataro is a multi-talented saxophone player, composer and educator originally from Bologna, Italy. Marco maintains a very active international schedule of concerts, recordings and clinics and he has shared stages with artists such as Eddie Gomez, JoAnne Brakeen Danilo Pérez, Jon Faddis, Ben Street, John Patitucci and George Garzone, amongst many others.

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/10/2012 - 21:00

Calypso Hurricane

Calypso Hurricane continues to entertain audiences with their special blend of calypso, ska, mento, reggae and original island grooves. Calypso Hurricane is Boston's longest lasting island groove jam band featuring classically trained muscians and full time Berklee College of Music professors guaranteed to put a smile on your face and spring in your dance step!

Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/09/2012 - 21:00


"... the most fun I've had in the cabaret in a long time. The Follen Angels are a Must See! -Producer, Andy Skurow - New York City

Ella and Her Fellas - Part 2 Songs of Ella Fitzgerald and Friends including Frank Sinatra, Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington.

All the excitement of the original sold out shows plus NEW SONGS!

Ella's songs and the ones she shared with Louis, Sinatra and the Duke are some of the greatest jazz tunes ever written.

2 Shows - 7:30 and 10:00 pm

7:30pm EARLY SHOW - $20.00pp
10:00pm LATE SHOW - $12.00pp

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/08/2012 - 19:30
Mon, 10/08/2012 - 22:00

World Wednesday's Latin Brazilian Jazz Jam Hosted by: Anita Coelho

9:00pm - Alexei Tsiganov Trio
9:30pm Jam begins w/ House Band: Anita Coelho Brazilian Ensemble
Anita Coelho - Vocals
Alexei Tsiganov - Piano
Renato Malavasi - Drums
Fernando Huergo - Bass

Each month we now open the stage for whomever would like to come and play. World Wednesday @ Ryles Latin/Brazilian/Jazz Jam Session!

We feature a hosted Jam on the first Wednesday each month.
Bring your instruments, your charts, your students and your friends!

All Ages Welcome!

Event Date: 
Wed, 11/07/2012 - 21:00

Jonah Francese & Thinkin' Big w/ Christine Fawson

Trumpeter, Jonah Francese leads this exciting big band. Original music, plus swinging, new arrangements of old classics. Featuring Christine Fawson and others on vocals.

Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Tue, 11/06/2012 - 20:30

Sunday Jazz Brunch with Patricia Adams

Patricia Adams (vocals), Ray Santisi (piano), Dave Zox (bass) and Gary Johnson (drums) play to standing room only, singing and swinging jazz and blues standards from Tin Pan Alley and Harlem renaissance.

No Cover

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/04/2012 - 10:00

SigFest 2012: A Fundraiser for Lung Cancer Research

This event features a diverse mix of locally based talents and genres, including the a cappella sounds of Spectrum Reflections, the poetic folk and magnificent finger picking of Craig Sonnenfeld, the intricate harmonies of jazz vocalist Kris Adams, and the fabulous groove of Lee Adler, Regie Gibson, Herman Johnson, and Steve Lamb.

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/03/2012 - 14:00

The Boston Horns

Boston Horns return with a reloaded line-up.

Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/02/2012 - 21:00

Compaq Big Band

The Compaq Big Band showcases the power of 14 horns, a cookin rhythm section, the incomparable Rebecca Holtz on vocals, and terrific instrumental soloists. Formed in 1975, the ensemble is one of the longest continuously operating full-size big bands in New England. They perform over three dozen times a year, for a diverse range of clients and events across the Greater Boston, Greater Worcester, Rhode Island, and Southern New Hampshire regions.

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/01/2012 - 20:00

Zach Baldwin-Way Quartet & Jazz Writers' Collective

A mandolinist, violist, and composer, Richard "Zach" Baldwin-Way's musical interests tend to lie somewhere between the genres of Appalachian Folk, Classical, and Jazz. For tonight he has composed a series neo-folk/classical inspired pieces for string quartet.

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/18/2012 - 21:00


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