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L80’s Night With Scattershot

Performing your favorite 80’s tunes.

Tickets: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/18/2012 - 21:30

Split

Rock and Top 40 from the 80’s, 90’s, and today.

Tickets: $8

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/11/2012 - 21:30

Juliet Eilperin

Date: 
Sunday, August 19, 2012 - 10:30pm
Program: 

For millions of people, sharks have always been something to fear. So why do we obsess over these mesmerizing and mysterious creatures? Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 when Al is joined by veteran Washington Post columnist, Juliet Eilperin.  In an eye-opening segment Eilperin explains the fascinating ways different individuals and cultures relate to the infamous ocean predator. Along the way, she reminds us why, after millions of years, sharks remain among nature's most awe-inspiring creatures. This is definitely not your typical fish tale.

Kenny Gamble

Date: 
Monday, August 13, 2012 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Along with Leon Huff, Kenny Gamble defined the legendary Philly soul sound. Their Philadelphia International label produced over 170 gold and platinum selling records. They introduced the world to artists like Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes, Billy Paul and the O'Jays. Join host Tom Shaker as he celebrates Kenny Gamble's birthday this Monday. It all starts at 7pm!

Kick-Off Concert

Enjoy a complimentary evening of live jazz under the stars in historic Lowell, Massachusetts.

This exciting weekend of fun, food, music, and entertainment begins in a relaxed, casual setting on the banks of beautiful Merrimack River. Listen to some of the hottest musicians on the local jazz scene. You will also be treated to an assortment of high energy dance performances by The Adagio Dancers and Mill City Dance .

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/10/2012 - 17:00

Juan-Carlos Formell at the Monterey Jazz Festival

Date: 
Friday, August 24, 2012 - 6:00pm

A fourth-generation Cuban musician now in New York, Formell and his group Johnny's Dream Club (named for a long-ago jazz spot) create a haunting, floating musical poem. Hear guitar from Havana with shades of New Orleans and Spanish lyrics. Guest Harvey Wainapel on clarinet.

Singing Around the Campfire

Date: 
Thursday, August 23, 2012 - 7:00pm
Program: 

This week's edition of Folk Revival features songs sung at summer camps, songs from Dick & Beth Best's book SONGFEST (1938, 1941, 1954 editions),songs from the 2004 CD BRANTWOOD CAMP IN SONG, songs from The Folk Tradition's CAMPFIRE CD, songs from Peter-Paul-&-Mary, and much more. Relive those summer evenings amid the glorious hills and woods-- with a few surprises!

Joy M. Kiser, Susan Millar Williams, and Stephen G. Hoffius

Date: 
Sunday, August 26, 2012 - 9:00pm
Program: 

Tonight’s guest is writer and editor JOY M. KISER. When she was an Assistant Librarian at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Ms Kiser saw on display a truly beautiful book from the late nineteenth Century illustrating birds nests. Created  by one Genevieve Estelle Jones it was titled Illustrations of the Nests and Eggs of Birds of Ohio. Kiser discovered that this was virtually a lost book. Although the lithographs rivaled those of Audubon, few people knew of the books existence.

Songs For Adults

Date: 
Thursday, August 16, 2012 - 7:00pm
Program: 

No, we will not upset the FCC, but we will play 4-hours of adult themed music: topics serious and silly, from John Prine & Iris Dement, the Kingston Trio, Oscar Brand, Cheryl Wheeler, Woody Guthrie, and MANY more!

Dinner Jazz Set

Exciting and intimate, The Beehive's live dinner jazz set features world-class musical artists as the perfect complement to a delightful meal or cocktails at the bar.

Aug. 30th - Legend Nat Mugavero and his trio are here for a night of extraordinary contemporary jazz!  

Aug. 31st - Funkstress and master keyboardist Amy Bowles never disappoints diners and listeners alike!

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/30/2012 - 18:30
Fri, 08/31/2012 - 18:30
Sat, 09/01/2012 - 18:30

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