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Singer Songwriters Hugh Birdsall and ArleneWow! with Dana Takaki

Singer Songwriters ArleneWow! and Hugh Birdsall share an evening of acoustic versions of their original songs with Dana Takaki on violin.

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/25/2014 - 20:00

Last Fair Deal

Last Fair Deal is a 3-piece vocal band that defies description. Bluegrass instruments (guitar, fiddle, mandolin, bass, banjo, bouzouki, accordion, harmonica), tight harmony vocals and eclectic material ranging from original progressive folk to swing to old timey jazz. Last Fair Deal redraws the map of American roots music with fluid energy and creativity.

Their new CD, True Tales, serves up twelve original and three re-grooved, traditional tunes. LFD’s live performances, with stellar vocals and unique acoustic synergy, will captivate any audience.

Tickets: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/19/2014 - 20:00

Free Poets Collective presents Featured Poets Donna Marie Merritt & Elizabeth Thomas

Free Poets Collective hosts a lively presentation of music, poetry and an open mic – open to all!
This month features musician DON LOWE and poets, DONNA MARIE MERRITT and ELIZABETH THOMAS.

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/19/2014 - 13:00

Warren Byrd, Piano

Warren Byrd, native of Hartford, CT and resident of Amsterdam, NL is a pianist/vocalist/composer. As an American with a heritage rooted in the fertile soil of Black creativity, he explores the universal ideals that connect us all seeking unity in music… he just so happens to really dig Jazz as his main musical springboard.

Tickets: $10

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/18/2014 - 20:00

2014 CT Youth Poetry Slam Tryouts

Final team tryout for the OneWordCT National Youth Poetry Slam Team 2014!

You must be between 13 and 19 years old to slam. Sign-up starts at 3:15 pm, slam starts at 3:30 pm.

If weather is questionable, go to www.upwordspoetry.com

Questions to upwordspoetry@gmail.com

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/13/2014 - 14:30

Josh Uguccioni Trio***CANCELLED***

Taber Gable- Piano, Corey Garcia- Drums, Josh Uguccioni- Double Bass

Three products of the Jackie McLean Institute of Jazz will be playing original compositions and various selections from the American Songbook. This trio offers a wide variety of musical styles that will excite any listener.

Tickets: $8 in advance, $10 at the door, $5 students

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/12/2014 - 20:00

Ebin-Rose Trio and Davey O. (Folk Rock / Americana)

The Celtic folk rock acoustic trio Ebin-Rose is comprised of Ebin Parker, Rose Wolfe & Bobo (Dave Lavorgna) on Upright Bass. The new trio configuration allows the band to take its music into a more dynamic improvisational range. Davey O. crafts pure Americana that is drawn from the deep well of experience and human emotion – no hackneyed story lines, no insincere polish, just an unflinching poet’s look at life.

Tickets: $10

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/11/2014 - 20:00

The Whiskey Rebels

It’s Rockabilly Time ! Come out and shake it up with us.

Rockabilly Blues by:

Dan Caruso – Rhythm Guitar
Doug Graves – Lead guitar, lead vocals
Phil Cone – Bass Guitar, backing vocals
Sante Isopo – Saxophone/harmonica
Steve Campbell – Drums
https://www.facebook.com/TheWhiskeyRebelsrock

Tickets: $10

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/05/2014 - 20:00

Danny Fitzgerald & the Lost Wandering Blues and Jazz Band ft. Joe Flood

Danny Fitzgerald has been leading the Lost Wandering Blues and Jazz Band through romping versions of classic Bessie Smith and Ma Rainey blues for more than three decades.

This incarnation of the band is appearing in support of their new critically acclaimed CD on Li’l Shack Records.

Danny Fitzgerald, washtub and vocals, Gene Clarke, trumpet, piano, and vocals, Brian Price, saxophone, Mark Herschler, guitar and vocals, Joe Flood, guitar, mandolin, violin, and vocals

Tickets: $15 in advance, $18 at the door  Reservations suggested!

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/04/2014 - 20:00

New England Conservatory Presents Student Honors Ensembles

Each year, an audition committee of professional musicians selects a few exceptional student ensembles to represent the New England Conservatory Honors Ensemble Program.  Two of these ensembles - Great on Paper and Choro Bastardo perform on Tuesday, April 1 at 8 p.m. in NEC's Jordan Hall, 290 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA.

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/01/2014 - 20:00

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