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The AB's Featuring Sinclair Jennings

Edgy, cool and filled with soul, Sinclair Jennings is an emerging Brooklyn-based singer with something new and funky to say.  Tonight he teams up with The AB's crew of cutting edge players for a sizzling great time. Website:  Click to Visit

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Event Date: 
Sat, 03/31/2012 - 21:30

Haggai Cohen-Milo Middle Eastern Jazz Ensamble

Israeli bassist Cohen-Milo always surprises us with original and edgy groups. Expect large amounts of Middle Eastern rhythms, American jazz and downtown cool! Website:  Website:  Click to Visit

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Event Date: 
Fri, 03/30/2012 - 21:30

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.

March 29th - Kick the night off with the uber talented Mr. Pablo Bencid as he spices up the dinner hours with Latin-infused jazz at The Beehive!

March 30th - With over 100 albums, bassist Fernando Huergo brings traditional rhythms from Argentina blended with jazz harmonies and improvisations to The Beehive!

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/29/2012 - 18:30
Fri, 03/30/2012 - 18:30
Sat, 03/31/2012 - 18:30

Sarah Bernstein "Unearthish" with Satoshi Takeishi

"Bernstein's compositions for violin and voice -- equal parts avant-garde jazz, spoken word, and minimalist groove -- are joined by Takeishi's expressive mastery on the drums. Beat poets used jazz as a backdrop for their prose but their approach was more parallel than integrative and more deferential than symbiotic. While Unearthish invites that comparison, violinist/poet Sarah Bernstein has instead created compositions that are post-Beat holistic works of art. Her muse is more the performance poetry of Hedwig Gorski than Allen Ginsberg's Howl set to a soundtrack of Miles or Trane.

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/15/2012 - 21:30

Kevin Harris Project

When the unmistakable musical influences of Thelonious Monk, Danilo Perez, and Charlie Parker intersect with J.S. Bach, Scott Joplin, and the folkloric rhythms of Cuba, could one possibly conceptualize the celebration that occurs at that intersection? Boston-based jazz pianist Kevin Harris plays a distinctive combination of traditional and contemporary music that seeks to explore such a crossroads.

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/15/2012 - 19:30

The Klezwoods and Underscore Orkestra Belly Dance Extravaganza!!

10:00-The Underscore Orkestra


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Event Date: 
Sat, 04/14/2012 - 22:00

Dick Carceo and Friends

An afternoon of jazz standards and originals from long time New England jazz singer, Dick Carceo.

Known to many fans in the North Shore, Carceo performed at the Starlite Lounge in Reading in the 60s and 80s until taking his group to the Andover Inn from 1990 to 2005.
Today he continues to perform throughout the Boston metro area. Joined by trumpeter, Gordy Bowman; pianist, Michael McLaughlin; bassist, Greg Loughman and drummer, Eric Rosenthal, this
afternoon's concert will feature music from Dick's latest CD "Let's Live."

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Event Date: 
Sat, 04/14/2012 - 16:00

Tunefoolery Benefit Concert

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Event Date: 
Fri, 04/13/2012 - 19:30

Berklee Global Jazz Institute

The Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI) is a performance program designed to foster creativity and musicianship through various musical disciplines, with pianist and composer Danilo Pérez as its artistic director. The BGJI provides a comprehensive contemporary music environment where students are given opportunities to explore their creativity to the highest level possible, advance the power of music as a tool for the betterment of society, and connect musical creative thinking with the natural environment.

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Event Date: 
Wed, 04/11/2012 - 21:30

Jazz Writers' Collective and Thinkin' Big

Jazz Writers' Collective and Thinkin' Big are two cooperative bands inspired by the same goal: performing the compositions and arrangements of emerging Jazz writers. Founded by Jazz Composer and Arranger Lorenzo Carrano, the Jazz Writers' Collective has been showcasing the writing of some of the most talented composers in the Boston area since the summer of 2010. The band, that originally only featured three horns plus rhythm section (guitar, piano, bass and drums), eventually expanded its instrumentation to include three saxophones, two trumpets and a trombone.

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/08/2012 - 18:00


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