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Ken Steiner w/Dave B & HotShots R&B, Jump, Swing. Jazz, Blues

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/08/2015 - 21:30

20th Annual Langston Hughes Community Poetry Reading at Michael P. Metcalf Auditorium, Providence, R.I.

Michael P. Metcalf Auditorium, Chace Center, Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), 20 North Main St., Providence, RI www.risdmuseum.org 401-454-6500

Event Date: 
Sun, 02/01/2015 - 13:00

Berklee's Annual High School Jazz Festival. ...

Big bands, combos, and vocal jazz ensembles will perform and compete throughout the day. All ensembles are adjudicated by a panel of Berklee’s top faculty and will receive a written critique of their performance. Top-ranked ensembles will be awarded partial scholarships to Berklee’s Five Week Summer Performance Program, and individual students are invited to audition for tuition scholarships towards the full-time program or our Five Week Summer Performance Program.

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/31/2015 - 09:00

Linda Amero’s “Menage A Trio”

Featuring: Linda Amaro-voice, John Baboian-guitar, Bronek-bass

No Cover

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/30/2015 - 19:00

Phil McGowan Quartet at Andiamo in Newburyport, MA

Andiamo Restaurant & Bar, 24 Winter St., Newburyport, MA
www.andiamo-restaurant.com 978-255-4341

Featuring: Danny Harrington-bari sax, John Baboian-guitar, Bruce Gertz-bass, Phil McGowan-drums

no cover charge

Event Date: 
Wed, 01/21/2015 - 19:00

Jorrit Dijkstra’s Improvisation Pool

The Improvisation Pool is back! Started in Cambridge around 2003, The Improvisation Pool is an ongoing series of musical gatherings between a selection of improvisors from the vibrant Boston improvisation community, plus sometimes an out-of-town guest.

Curated and overseen by saxophonist Jorrit Dijkstra, these musicians will confront each other in short duet, trio and quartet improvisations, culminating in a grand finale.

Event Date: 
Wed, 01/14/2015 - 19:00

ARVO PART (COMPOSER FOCUS SERIES)

Event Date: 
Sun, 01/18/2015 - 19:00

HEADBAND/TRIPLE THICK/RADIO CONTROL/ANDY CALIFORNIA

midnight HEADBAND
http://buzzardrock.bandcamp.com
11:15pm TRiPLE THiCK
http://triplethick.com
10:30pm RADIO CONTROL
http://weareradiocontrol.com/
10pm ANDY CALIFORNIA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MDjP87ejB_o

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/16/2015 - 22:00

THRUST CLUB

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/17/2015 - 19:00

HUSH POINT

Hush Point - John McNeil (trumpet), Jeremy Udden (alto saxophone), Aryeh Kobrinsky (bass), Anthony Pinciotti (drums)

A modern take on West Coast Jazz of the 50's hints at the chordless quartets of Ornette as much as Chet Baker/Gerry Mulligan.  The group is touring in support of their recent release "Blues and Reds" on Sunnyside (NYC).  "On it's second superb album, this New York quartet continues to invoke it's moniker... delving into deeply interactive improvisation that doesn't need to shout to be heard."  4.5 Stars (DOWNBEAT)

Event Date: 
Sat, 01/10/2015 - 19:00

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