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Nick Sanders Trio

Music impacts life.  Life impacts music.  For jazz pianist Nick Sanders, his life experiences and his musical influences have converged in a perfect storm, creating a truly fresh musical voice – wholly original yet clearly shaped by the masters he has studied and embraced.  His unique sound is profound, soulful and rich, resonating with the moody isolation that characterizes so much of modern life, yet also with our deep yearning for human connection … both sentiments clearly expressed on his debut recording for Sunnyside Records, Nameless Neighbors, produced by Fred Hersch.

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/07/2014 - 20:00

NEW LANGUAGE COLLABORATIVE

Glynis Lomon cello, aquasonic and voice
Bill Lowe Tuba
Syd Smart drums
Eric Zinman piano

Event Date: 
Wed, 02/19/2014 - 20:00

Ingrid Jensen Quintet

Trumpeter, Ingrid Jensen once stated "I’m a fan of people who really go for it and are really honest when it comes to playing and are not trying to be someone else.” Ingrid might as well have been speaking about herself and her music: unique, original and uncompromising.

Ingrid will be performing with her sister, saxophonist Christine Jensen who will make the trip from Montreal to join bassist Matt Clohesy, drummer Jon Wikan and either Ben Monder (guitar) or Gary Versace (piano).

Event Date: 
Sat, 02/15/2014 - 20:00

"Arts on the Green" - Russian Piano Trio Concert

Two graduates of the famed St. Petersburg Conservatory in Russia, Russian violinist Yulia Zhuravleva and Korean cellist Seong-Heui Jeon, join with Worcester pianist Malcolm Halliday to present a concert of glorious chamber music featuring Peter Tchaikovsky’s monumental Trio in A minor, op. 50 and the Trio “Élégiaque” in G minor, composed as an homage to Tchaikovsky by his younger admirer, Sergei Rachmaninov.

Event Date: 
Sat, 02/22/2014 - 19:00

“Tuesday Nights” concert series presents Open Mic Opera

Local opera singers, younger and older, amateur and professional, are invited to sing their hearts out. Collaborative pianist Juliet Cunningham, who has accompanied opera, oratorio and musical theater singers (and produced operas with her Janus Opera Company) will play whatever you bring.

Suggested donation of $10 at the door.

For more information about the weekly “Tuesday Nights” concert series please visit HERE

Event Date: 
Tue, 02/11/2014 - 19:00

World-Renowned Latin-American Vocalists Mili Bermejo & Sofia Rei

 Mili Bermejo and Sofia Rei, two generations of singers who come from the soulful and passionate Latin American vocal tradition, join forces to present their latest music.   . 

Event Date: 
Wed, 02/19/2014 - 20:00

Valentine's Brunch with Scotch Bonnet

Scotch Bonnet plays a fiery blend of reggae, dub, and soul fiercer than any band this side of Kingston, Jamaica and has backed and shared the stage with reggae legends including: Toots Hibbert, Third World, Burning Spear, Ken Boothe, Barrington Levy, Derrick Morgan, Kiddus I, Bob Andy, The Congos, and more.

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Event Date: 
Sun, 02/16/2014 - 10:00

Randy Runyon & Karma Exchange

Masterful guitarist and singer Runyon is among the latest crop of very talented and brainy young musicians who play every genre of music all at the same time. This band has elements of great singing and songwriting and electric jazz in a modern mix. Randy is making quite a name in NYC.

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Event Date: 
Sat, 02/15/2014 - 22:00

Valentine's Set with Sharon 'Sugar' Jones

Jones is an entertainer extraordinaire, in every sense of the word, because she can sing many different genres and she sings them well. Her musical roots are in Jazz, Rock, and R&B. One might even find her singing classical music.

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Event Date: 
Sat, 02/15/2014 - 18:30

Valentine's Brunch with Larry Kukers

Kukers double bassist/electric bass guitarist, performs in Jazz, R&B and Rock.  Mr. Kukers has studied privately with iconic jazz educator Charlie Banacos and Boston Symphony Orchestra bassist James Orleans.  He has performed with music legends Bo Diddly, Ronnie Spector, Freddy Cannon, Wolfman Jack, the Silhouettes, and Herb Reed & the Platters.

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Event Date: 
Sat, 02/15/2014 - 10:00

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