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Najee is a master storyteller. Whether the debonair multi-instrumentalist is engaged in a verbal or musical conversation, his alluring charisma has a way of seducing you into his world. A quadruple threat who is equally adept on soprano, tenor and alto saxophones and flute, Najee’s technical agility, grace, compositional prowess, unbridled passion, fearless genre bending and superior musicianship have made him one of the most sought after musicians of his generation.

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Fri, 04/04/2014 - 20:00
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Sat, 04/05/2014 - 20:00
Sat, 04/05/2014 - 22:00

STEVE KUHN with special guest ERIC ALEXANDER

Over a career of a half-century and counting, Steve Kuhn has earned renown as one of the most lyrical and affecting pianists in jazz, with an unfailingly beautiful touch and a sophisticated sense of swing. “Steve is an original stylist,” points out Dan Morgenstern, director of the Institute of Jazz Studies at Rutgers. “He’s one of the finest pianists out there today.”

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Thu, 04/03/2014 - 20:00


Honduran American violinist, Marissa Licata, is a star powerhouse soloist. Her electrifying passion and vibrant presence has been featured on international and world-renowned stages, and her dazzling intensity on stage has been mesmerizing audiences everywhere since her sold out headlining debut at Scullers Jazz Club in Boston.

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Wed, 04/02/2014 - 20:00

Live Dinner Set with Star Rover


Beat Hôtel’s live dinner jazz set features world-class musical artists performing exciting & intimate music as a perfect compliment to food & libations.



“Star Rover specializes in an alluring sort of pastoral punk that suggests a collaboration between Deerhoof and John Fahey”- Time Out New York

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Fri, 03/21/2014 - 18:30



Created in 2012 by vocalist and Raquel Rivera, Amethyst has brings together six of Boston’s up-and-coming young musicians for a unique and anticipated project. The six-piece group delivers an eclectic mix of Rivera’s originals and collaborative new arrangements of covers from artists such as Kimbra and Taylor Eigsti. These contrasts are typical of the group’s material, which effortlessly combines pop, jazz, and Latin influences to create a magnetic characteristic sound.

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Event Date: 
Thu, 03/20/2014 - 21:00

Live Dinner Set with Vanisha Gould


Beat Hôtel’s live dinner jazz set features world-class musical artists performing exciting & intimate music as a perfect compliment to food & libations.



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Thu, 03/20/2014 - 18:30

Manami Morita


Japanese born Morita is an international jazz piano phenomenon who has been entertaining audiences on the world stage since age 13.   She started off learning classical piano at the age of 4.  Unfortunately, she hated piano lessons, because she couldn’t stand all the rules in classical piano.  On the other hand, she loved playing as she wanted and felt.  At the age of 13, she met Jazz.

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Wed, 03/19/2014 - 20:00

Nando Michelin


Born in Montevideo, Uruguay, Nando came to Boston to study at the Berklee College of Music where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. He is currently recording and performing with his trio that features Esperanza Spalding on bass and vocals and Richie Barshay on drums and percussion, and with a quartet featuring Leala Cyr on vocals and trumpet, John Lockwood on bass, and Tiago Michelin on drums.

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Event Date: 
Tue, 03/18/2014 - 20:00

Ireland Forever! St. Patricks Day with Matt & Shannon Heaton

Beat Hôtel Brings Touch of Ireland to Cambridge’s Harvard Square

WHAT: On Monday, March, 17th, 2014, Irish eyes will be smiling at Beat Hôtel’s first annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration. In partnership with Boston Irish Tourism Association (BITA), the newly opened brasserie and bar will bring a touch of traditional Irish fare to Harvard Square with Irish-inspired libations and food specials from Executive Chef Rebecca Newell, as well as authentic entertainment from Boston-based musicians, Matt & Shannon Heaton.

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Mon, 03/17/2014 - 22:00

The Night Before St. Patrick’s Day with Cat & The Moon


Cat And The Moon is a contemporary Celtic Bluegrass fusion group that was started in Boston in 2012. They have a wide range of styles including Irish, Bluegrass, originals, jazz fusion, and classical.

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Sun, 03/16/2014 - 20:00


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