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Molly's Annual Holiday Extravaganza: A Benefit for Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry

This popular holiday event is a benefit for the Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry. Cover is donations of winter clothing, canned food, sundries and or $10 (or more!). Jazzy holiday tunes and tidings of comfort and joy! Reservations strongly suggested as this often sells out.

Please make reservations by email or phone. Since the cover charge is donation-based, we won't be listing online ticket sales for this event.

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/10/2011 - 19:00

No Static: performing the music of Steely Dan

Fil Ramil: Lead Vocals/Guitar
Lydia Harrell: Vocals
Rosemary St. George: Vocals
Mitch Rodriguez: Lead Guitar/Vocals
Rob Currier: Keyboards/Vocals
David Arteaga: Tenor Sax
Walter Platt: Trumpet
Brad Kohl: Tenor Sax
Jamie Sheldon: Bass
Barry Lit: Drums
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Ticket: $15
Ticket Online up to 24 hours in advance: $12.50

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/09/2011 - 21:30

Lovelysinger's Jazz Experience

Lydia Harrell, a member of No Static, has her own band specializing in great tunes from the American songbook as well as motown/ R&B.

Come in early and enjoy this very talented singer!

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

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/09/2011 - 19:00

Patrice Monahan and Shufflin' Time

Patrice - Tap & Vocals
Eyran Katsenelenbogen - Piano
Bill McCormack - Bass
Miki Matsuki - Drums
Rick Stone - Sax
Guest Tap Artist - Jill Braverman

Ticket: $10

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/02/2011 - 19:00

Four Celtic Voices

There's an exciting new group on the music scene called Four Celtic Voices, made up of four virtuoso musicians blending the music of the Celtic lands, including Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Cornwall, Galacia and Brittany. They perform on traditional instruments, including the Celtic harp, flute, bowed psaltery, harmonium along with modern instrumentation to create a distinct sound that includes dance tunes, slow airs, and melodies that are timeless in their beauty. The exceptional vocal harmonies of the women instantly transport audiences to the ancient mysterious realms of the Celts.

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/02/2011 - 19:30

Jonathan Stuhlman, Stephen Miller & Rachel Brownstein

Sunday, December 4, 2011 - 9:00pm

Tonight, Inquiry welcomes JONATHAN STUHLMAN, Curator of American Art at the Mint Museum and STEPHEN  ROBESON MILLER, curator and art historian to talk about the fascinating exhibition DOUBLE SOLITAIRE: THE SURREAL WORLDS OF KAY SAGE AND YVES TANGUY at the DAVIS MUSEUM AT WELLESLEY COLLEGE till January 15, 2012. For more information on the museum and exhibition, go to:

Drummer Dave Tull

Tuesday, November 29, 2011 - 6:00pm

Drummer Dave Tull has provided rhythm for everyone from Chuck Magione and Michael Buble, to Jack Sheldon and Family Guy creator Seth McFarlane. While Dave has also occasionally sung a tune or two with these groups and others, he’s recently focused on performing his own beautiful melodies and often hilarious lyrics. Dave is a favorite among jazz musicians, who relish his spot on laments of the sometimes ridiculous challenges jazz musicians face.

Dr. Alane Shanks

Sunday, November 27, 2011 - 10:30pm

One of the most diverse colleges in the USA has plans to further that agenda. Pine Manor College in Brookline MASS.seeks to open up to co-ed students from low income and minority backgrounds. Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 when Al will be speaking with Dr. Alane Shanks the new president of Pine Manor College.


Monday, November 21, 2011 - 12:00pm

All of us feel like we have a unified consciousness, a “self” that acts with a purpose that resides  inside the head of this biological machine of our body. It is that little person inside our heads that makes us who we are. But recent startling findings in the neurosciences tell a very different story. Our brains function as a collection of decentralized complex systems and disunited processes that are integrated much like the programs on our PC. So how come we feel so single minded? Our very special guest tonight is DR. MICHAEL S. GAZZANIGA, Director of the SAGE Center for the Study of the Mind; President of the Cognitive Neuroscience Institute and Founding Director of the MacArthur Foundation’s Law and Neuroscience Project. His new book WHO’S IN CHARGE? FREE WILL AND THE SCIENCE OF THE BRAIN is a wonderful review of the latest findings of neurology and details what these studies tell us about where the “I” is located physically in the brain and what consciousness may be. 

Herbie Hancock

Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 6:00pm

Pianist Herbie Hancock is an innovator whose ideas continue to push boundaries and transcend musical genres. His work has earned him 14 Grammy Awards, including Best Pop Vocal Collaboration for the 2011 album Imagine. Hancock solos on his own tune, "Dolphin Dance, and joins McPartland for a duet take on "That Old Black Magic.


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