Lance Martin is celebrating 29 years of performing at the Great Jazz venue of RYLES. Lance has performed at RYLES with The Herman Johnson Band, The Billy Thompson Band, The Black Sea Salsa Band, The Lance Martin Jazz Trio and The Lance Martin Band. Join us in celebrating this event with music, friends, and Love. We hope to see you there.
A beautiful jazz//rock fusion, put together by some of Boston and New York's most seasoned musicians. Mark Zaleski has shared the stage with Robin Eubanks, Dave Brubeck, Christian McBride, and has toured with Jethro Tull.
Boubacar Diabate with Jeli vocals and guitar leads with sultry grooves made up of an orchestra of guitars, bass, djembes and drums played by masters of the arts. Bolon, mbiras, kora, keyboards and other modern instruments all rendering the traditional songs by today's best musical talents in the tradition of griot songs and instruments of the Mande people:
Boubacar Diabate guitar, vocals and n'goni
Mamadou Konate percussion
Sidy Maiga - percussion
Yacouba Diabate - kora
Adam Clark - drums
Boston's DIANE BLUE has the "whole package" - she is a strong vocalist, skillful harmonica player and a crowd pleasing entertainer. Voted Outstanding Female Singer in The Blues Audience 2011 Readers Poll, Ms. Blue is a soulful and sassy performer with a strong, confident attack and energetic delivery, serving up her own spin on soul, blues and R&B.
Black Sea Salsa Band is a 15-piece World-Music group made up of 6 horns, 4 vocalists, and 5 rhythm, playing an original blend of Armenian music and Afro-Cuban Jazz. Led by trumpeter Dan Teager, who writes and arranges the band's repertoire, Black Sea Salsa has established itself as one of Boston's premier festival bands, playing for venues such as Sail Boston 2000, Marblehead Arts Festival, Norwood Summerfest, and the Boston Arts Festival.
Special Discounted Night before the Boston Salsa Festival
Class: $10 instead of $13
Dance Party: $5 instead of $8
Guest Instructors!!!Free Buffet!!!
Raffles for passes to the Boston Salsa Festival, Noche Latina Workshops, Noche Latina Gift Certificates & more!!!
***There will be two floors: Downstairs & Upstairs***
Live the first Sunday in each month, 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.