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Hana Kahn

Hana Kahn is a full-time professional musician. Specializing in songwriting, she also plays keyboard, guitar, and ukulele and covers music in any genre she can get her hands on. She's always been inclined toward the creative arts, with modeling, photography, and sound engineering being just a few of the many crafts she's taken on. Her self-engineered, self-produced singles Sure and On the Clouds can now be found on iTunes and Spotify!

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/29/2014 - 20:00

John Matrona Jazz Band

This amazing ensemble consists of pianist John Matrona, percussionist Alan Stones, and bassist Jay Matrona. Percusionist Alan Stones has performed in genes ranging from classical to rock and roll. John Matrona, Berkeley College of Music graduate, performs regularly at Boston’s Hyatt Harborside Hotel, Newburyport’s Joseph’s Winter St. Café, and New England Continental Orchestras. He has also worked with the Arthur Bakopolus Jazz Quintet and flutist Mike Finegold. Jay Matrona, sitar performer, has studied in NY, Arizona, and India.

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/23/2014 - 20:00

The OGD Jazz Trio

Jazz, Blues, Funk and more is the short description when it comes to the O.G.D Trio (Organ, Guitar and Drums). Every month we invite a different guest artist to join the trio. We hope you can come out and hear the music and see who is joining the trio this month. We will be playing some OGD originals, Beatles, Steely Dan, Pink Floyd, Santana and some great Jazz Standards. Mike Caruso will be on Guitar, Steve Esposito on the Hammond Organ and Joe Lis on Drums.

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/22/2014 - 20:00

Sunday Brunch with Gil Silver

A self taught, Brazilian classical guitarist. Gil has been playing guitar for the past 15 years. Most of his music has a definitive Spanish, Italian and South American flair. Very enjoyable!

Event Date: 
Sun, 08/17/2014 - 11:00

Trude & Tag

Trude Witham on saxophone and Tag Vennard on piano have been making music together for the past two years.

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/16/2014 - 20:00

Ted Knowlton

Life-long devotion to piano. House pianist in major Boston hotels and restaurants: Ritz, Royal Sonesta, Copley Plaza, many restaurants, and lots and lots of lounges throughout metropolitan Boston.  Berklee jazz piano faculty.  Solo (with vocals) and with small groups.  Loves the style and chords of Bill Evans.  Ted will appear with a contemporary rhythm trio or quartet for the evening.

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/15/2014 - 20:00

Sunday Brunch with Jazz Continuum

Join Alice Lee (piano), Brett Baker (guitar), Mickey Carter (percussion) and Richard Shaw (bass) for Sunday Jazz Brunch: whether you intend to eat, talk, sip, read or just relax, Jazz Continuum will draw from the Great American Songbook, the mainstream jazz of Miles Davis and John Coltrane, or the soft bossa novas of Jobim to create a relaxing but invigorating way to enjoy a full brunch or just coffee. Come and join us!

Event Date: 
Sun, 08/10/2014 - 11:00
Sun, 08/24/2014 - 11:00


On piano and guitar, Susanna Doyle and Deb Berke feature tightly winding harmonies and cover familiar, tasty tunes in a variety of styles.  They also both love writing originals and have fun challenging each other to expand their musical and songwriting skills.

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/08/2014 - 20:00

Sunday Brunch with Pianist Joe Whalen

Joe plays for your listening pleasure on the first Sunday of each month!  Joe’s repertoire is based on requests over many years of playing: you likely will hear recognizable melodies composed by Carmichael, Ellington, Gershwin, Rodgers, Jobim, Carole King, Jimmy Webb, Andrew Lloyd Webber, the Beatles.  Joe’s style is influenced by Bill Evans, George Shearing, Art Tatum, Dave McKenna, and many of our fine local pianists.

Event Date: 
Sun, 08/03/2014 - 11:00

Stuart and Lyn Ferguson with Heather Quay and Jon Svetkey

Stuart Ferguson is an award winning songwriter from Acton. A finalist in the 2009 Boston Folk Festival Songwriting Competition, Stuart's latest CD “Love Songs (and Other Tall Tales)” was released in December 2010 on 5th Chakra Records. A classically trained vocalist, Lyn O’Conor-Ferguson's songs draw on her roots in folk and pop music as well as her love of Irish literature. Heather Quay and Jon Svetkey have been singing together for over fifteen years. They have performed at venues such as Club Passim, Johnny D’s and Cafe 939.

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/02/2014 - 20:00


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Fostering a love and appreciation for the performing arts in audiences of today and tomorrow, making a difference in the community and revitalizing downtown Worcester.


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Worcester, MA 01608-2014