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New CD : Rhythm Sessions

Growing up in L.A. in the 60′s, Grammy award winning guitarist Lee Ritenour received a rich cross section of exposure to jazz, rock and Brazilian music. She has received 17 Grammy nominations; numerous #1 spots in guitar polls and the prestigious “Alumnus of the Year” award from USC.  Audio/Video Clip

Show: $38
Dinner & Show: $78

Event Date: 
Wed, 10/15/2014 - 20:00
Wed, 10/15/2014 - 22:00


“Rachelle Ferrell is a true artist. The rare musician that continues to challenge herself and her audience, Ferrell is capable not only of playing violin and piano but of singing in a six octave range spanning genres like Jazz, R&B, Gospel and Pop, while in the process creating a unique identity and a sound entirely her own…” - Jim Ryan, Chicago Tribune  Audio/Video Clip

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/10/2014 - 20:00
Fri, 10/10/2014 - 22:00
Sat, 10/11/2014 - 20:00
Sat, 10/11/2014 - 22:00


Harold Lopez-Nussa is an up and coming Cuban pianist whose unique style has garnered international attention. As a winner at the Montreux Jazz Festival’s Solo Piano competition in 2005 and a visible figure on the European jazz scene, Lopez-Nussa asserts his own perspective on Afro-Cuban music. He is at the forefront of a fast growing trend of bridging the gap between the old and the new by adding a modern approach.  Audio/Video Clip

Show: $25
Dinner & Show: $65

Event Date: 
Wed, 10/08/2014 - 20:00

MICHAEL DUTRA presents "Frank and Liza" with the Strictly Sinatra Band

Since 2002 Michael Dutra has been performing his tribute to Frank Sinatra all over the United States.

Michael has been hailed as one of the finest interpreters of the Sinatra sound in the world, as said by Boston Globe Columnist Wesley Morris “ his sound is velour to Sinatra’s velvet, you really can’t tell the difference” Ron Della Chiesa of WPLM Boston Radio and Sinatra Guru said “Michael literally channels Sinatra”  Audio/Video Clip

Event Date: 
Sun, 10/05/2014 - 16:00
Sun, 10/05/2014 - 19:00


Over the past three decades, saxophonist, Walter Beasley has artfully and dynamically redefined the phrase “musical Renaissance Man” for the modern generation. Considered by fans and critics alike as the “heir to Grover Washington, Jr.’s throne,” Beasley is the acclaimed saxophonist, vocalist, educator, and entrepreneur of the decade. Audio/Video Clip

Show: $38
Dinner & Show: $78

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/03/2014 - 20:00
Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:00

AARDVARK JAZZ ORCHESTRA - opens its 42nd season at Scullers Jazz Club

Called “stunning” (, “brilliant” (CultureJazz.Fr), and “very hip, very creative” (The Boston Globe), the Aardvark Jazz Orchestra is one of the longest running large jazz ensembles in the world.

The legendary band kicks off its 42nd season with a CD release party, featuring music by Mark Harvey, Dizzy Gillespie, Django Reinhardt, and Mary Lou Williams.

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/02/2014 - 20:00

MEHMET ALI SANLIKOL & "whatsnext?"

New CD "whatsnext?"
Turkish Cypriot Mehmet Ali Sanlıkol has just released his new CD, whatsnext. Of the nine big band compositions on the disc, eight were composed between 1996 and 2000. By mixing Turkish musical sounds with jazz, the disc is truly bilingual. Featuring some of the best musicians in Boston and some from New York as well, Whatsnext has it all.

Event Date: 
Wed, 10/01/2014 - 20:00

Carlos Averhoff Jr.


Saxophonist Carlos Averhoff Jr is a recognized Jazz and Latin-Jazz musician. His inner fire, strength, and relentless energy, combined with an unbreakable discipline and self-awareness, forge his sound and compositions.

Event Date: 
Tue, 09/16/2014 - 20:00


At Ventress Memorial Library, 15 Library Plaza, Marshfield

Free to the public - info at: (781) 834-5535

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/04/2014 - 14:00

FRED THE DONKEY ≈ COWBOY MUSIC of the 30’s & 40’s

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/25/2014 - 19:00


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