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Jim Guttmann's Bessarabian Breakdown

Jim Guttmann and his sometimes raucous, sometimes brooding band of wandering klezmorim will take you for a ride on klezmer music's scenic route through jazz, R&B and latin fusions. "Country & Eastern" at its best!

Jim Guttmann bass
Mimi Rabson violin
Mark Berney & Gary Bohan trumpets
Dave Harris trombone
Ted Casher clarinet & tenor sax
Tom Hall baritone sax
Art Bailey piano, accordion and Hammond organ
Jon Damian guitar
Grant Smith drums & percussion
Ernesto Diaz percussion

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/27/2012 - 19:00

The Racky Thomas Band

Web Site: http://www.rackythomas.com

Ticket: $12.50
Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/21/2012 - 21:30

The Yuka Hunt Quintet

Lenny Styles, legendary jazz guitarist, is one of the best in New England.

Yuka’s husband, Joe Hunt is a well known jazz drummer, who played with George Russell, Stan Getz, and Bill Evans.
axophonist

Joel Press is a versatile musician who has performed with Jaki Byard, Ray Nance, Jimmy Garrison, and others. A native New Yorker who speaks the language of swing. NPR described Joel as "The legendary Boston jazz musician."

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/21/2012 - 19:00

Neti Pot featuring George Garzone

This is drummer Brooke Sofferman's band, with special guest saxophonist George Garzone.

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/20/2012 - 21:30

Ameranouche: a gypsy jazz band!

Web Site:
http://www.ameranouche.com

Ticket: $12.50
Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance:$10

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/20/2012 - 19:00

Graduate Brass Quintet concert

LOCATION:
Bezanson Recital Hall

MUSICIANS:
Scott Nichols & Steven Bailey, trumpet; Julia Cavagnaro, horn; Jessica Cates, trombone; & Brandon Christie, tuba

REPERTOIRE:
Including works by Gabrieli, Ewald, Koetsier & Bernstein

TICKET INFORMATION:
There is no charge for this event

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/28/2012 - 19:30

A MARIMBA EXTRAVAGANZA: Marimba Bands & Ensembles

LOCATION: Bowker Auditorium, UMass Amherst campus

CONDUCTOR: Thomas Hannum

MUSIC:
Classical period music & arrangements of Latin, Jazz & Pop artists

Featuring The Sounds of London: A Marimba Experience by Marimba Band member Dylan Brewer (on exchange in London), including a projected video to enhance the live performance.

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/28/2012 - 20:00

MUSIC THEORY LECTURE SERIES, Suzannah Clark, guest speaker

LOCATION: Bezanson Recital Hall, UMass Amherst campus

LECTURE TOPIC: Schumann’s “Dichterliebe” and Gottfried Weber’s Music Theory

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/27/2012 - 13:30

Symphony Band concert

LOCATION:
Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, UMass campus

FEATURING:
James Patrick Miller, conductor
Greg Spiridopoulos, faculty trombone soloist

MUSIC:
Music by Dana Wilson, Frank Ticheli & others; includes two works by Wilson and Ticheli's Concertino for Trombone and Band.

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/26/2012 - 20:00

Five College Early Music Collegium: 401K(ing James)

LOCATION:
Bezanson Recital Hall

DIRECTOR:
Robert Eisenstein

ABOUT:
Celebrates the 401st anniversary of the publication of the King James Version of the Bible with 17th century English Music

TICKET INFORMATION:
No Charge

Event Date: 
Wed, 04/25/2012 - 20:00

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