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Sunset Jazz Series

The Hopkinton Center for the Arts is pleased to announce that its Sunset Jazz Series will resume on June 30 and run through August 18 at the HCA Amphitheater at 98 Hayden Rowe Street. Each Saturday night (with the exception of August 4,) a different jazz group will play from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., with rain dates on Sunday. Admission is free and all age groups are welcome. More information is available at www.caahop.org.  The Sunset Jazz series is made possible in part by a grant from Hopkinton's Local Cultural Council.

Event Date: 
Sat, 06/30/2012 - 19:00

JOY M. KISER: AMERICA'S OTHER AUDUBON

Date: 
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 - 10:00am
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.

Diane Blue & Friends, with Bobby Gus

Diane Blue & Friends

Diane Blue, vocals & harmonica
Bobby Gus, guitar
Rusty Scott, Hammond B-3
Jeff "Jungle Boy" Thompson, drums

VOTED OUTSTANDING FEMALE SINGER - 2011 Readers Poll, The Blues Audience Newsletter!

WINNER, Massachusetts Blues Society BLUES CHALLENGE

"A night of classic blues and soul delivered with a powerful punch....put your dancin' shoes on!"

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/07/2012 - 21:30

Trio Tutta

Trio Tutta’s tribute to female Jazz Performers/Composers

Trio Tutta, bringing together three leading ladies of the Boston jazz scene: Pamela Hines, Tal Shalom-Kobi, and Miki Matsuki. The group performs an enjoyable, high- energy performance that is sure to please.

Special guest vocalist: Suzanne Cabot

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/07/2012 - 19:00

The Seacoast Stompers--traditional and Dixieland Jazz!

Frank Stadler – Piano
Scott Philbrick – Cornet, Guitar and Banjo
Dave Whitney – Trumpet and Vocals (Special Guest)
Lee Prager - Trombone
John Clark – Clarinet + other reeds (Special Guest)
Bob McHenry – Upright String Bass
Bobby Reardon – Drums

Ticket: $12
Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/07/2012 - 14:00

The Anne Walsh Quartet

Nationally renowned vocalist Anne Walsh has an authentic style of singing that is neither purely jazz or purely pop but a rare fusion of the two. Joined by her pianist/husband Tom Zink, and an all star band, Walsh’s selections are rooted in American and Brazilian classics as well as original songs and newly lyricized vocal interpretations of jazz classics from the likes of Keith Jarrett and Pat Metheny. Anne’s most recent performances in LA & Boston have been to capacity houses. “Pretty World” garnered a 2009 Grammy© nomination for best arrangement.

Event Date: 
Fri, 07/06/2012 - 19:00

Mark Holovnia

Date: 
Friday, June 29, 2012 - 2:00pm
Program: 

This Friday during the 3PM hour of Jazz Matinee, host Ed Gardella will be joined by drummer Mark Holovnia.  Holovnia is an accomplished drummer and teacher who has toured with both the Glenn Miller and Artie Shaw bands.  He will be making music selections to share with the WICN listeners.

The Love Dogs' Dance Party

Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $12.50

 

Event Date: 
Sat, 06/30/2012 - 21:30

The Love Dogs' dinner show

Web Site: http://ww.thelovedogs.com

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

Event Date: 
Sat, 06/30/2012 - 19:00

The Chris Fitz Band

"Chris Fitz is an immensely talented guitarist who plays with the drive of a young Stevie Ray Vaughn, and is one of the most underrated musicians in town. Check him out soon if you can." ~ Steve Morse, Boston Globe

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

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

Event Date: 
Fri, 06/29/2012 - 21:30

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