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The Boston New Music Initiative

The Boston New Music Initiative, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to maintaining an international network of composers, performers, conductors, directors, and champions of music in order to generate new music concerts, compositions, collaborations, and commissions. Incorporated in 2010, the organization aims to advance the careers of its members in the field of new music by serving as a resource for networking, professional development, commissioning, collaboration, and programming.

Tickets: $15pp door, $10pp student/special

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/16/2015 - 20:00

The Marc Rossi Group (Original World-music Jazz)

Playing music from their critically acclaimed CDs Hidden Mandala, Mantra Revealed, Resonance, and brand new pieces.

"Marc Rossi is the hip guru of jazz-Indian fusion. [He combines] the tightness and precision of Indian improvisation with the freedom of jazz expression." -- Richard Stoltzman, Grammy winning clarinet soloist.

"The Marc Rossi Groups Mantra Revealed is a bridge between the exotic and the sublime. This music is intercultural, wonderfully inventive and dynamic ." -- Walter Kolosky, jazz critic and author

Event Date: 
Wed, 04/15/2015 - 20:30

The MD Collective with Mike Dubaniewicz;

featuring Jeff Barone. With special guests: John Lockwood-bass, Yoron Israel-drums

The MD Collective is a mainstream jazz quartet led by alto saxophonist Mike Dubaniewicz. Fueled and schooled by Post-bop, hard-swinging altoists, Mike has recorded with Dianne Schuur, Bobby Shew, Phil Ramone and Maynard Ferguson who has described Mike as a creative and engaging jazz soloist, whose playing is first rate.

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/14/2015 - 20:00

Sunday Jazz Brunch with Yoko Miwa

No Cover

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/12/2015 - 10:00
Sun, 04/26/2015 - 10:00

No Static

Come out for an evening with No Static. We specialize in expertly performing the music of the band "Steely Dan". The old stuff to the newest stuff, we love and perform it all and don't forget to bring your dancing shoes!

Tickets: $15pp

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/10/2015 - 21:00
Sat, 04/11/2015 - 21:00

Zach Mayer

Zach Mayer is an internationally acclaimed baritone saxophonist and singer, with over six million hits on YouTube. Based in New York City, he has performed at the Krakow Jewish Music festival in Poland, at the Teatro Manzoni in Milan, the Ashkenaz Festival in Toronto and on the Dave Koz and Friends at Sea summer cruise in the Mediterranean. He has also performed at SummerFest in Milwaukee, the Bowery Ballroom, the Highline Ballroom, Webster Hall, as well as many other festivals and venues in and around New York.

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/09/2015 - 20:30

Boston Jazz Singer Showcase/Open Mic

Join us for an evening of some of Boston best jazz vocalists backed by the rhythm section of:

Joe Reid - piano
Dan Fox - bass
Miki Matsuki - drums

Second set will be open mic so bring your charts and sing one with the band!

For info on how to be a featured vocalist on a future showcase please visit

Tickets: $7pp

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/07/2015 - 20:30

Sunday Jazz Brunch with Patricia Adams

Live the first Sunday in each month, Patricia Adams (vocals), Ray Santisi (piano), Dave Zox (bass) and Gary Johnson (drums) play to standing room only, singing and swinging jazz and blues standards from Tin Pan Alley and Harlem renaissance. Offering a delicious brunch menu of both traditional and creative specialties, chef Mitch's selections will delight your palette. Complimentary parking in two lots. Children welcome. Wheelchair accessible.

No Cover

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/05/2015 - 10:00

Athene Wilson

Athene Wilson is a four time Boston Urban Music Award winner. People around the world have enjoyed Ms. Wilsons melodic sounds in jazz clubs, concerts, and special events. She is a consummate professional with a show that keeps her audience engaged and moving.

Tickets: $12pp

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/04/2015 - 21:00

Chicago Total Access

Chicago Total Access is New England's premier tribute to the band, Chicago. This is a hi-energy, explosive show band dedicated to covering the band's catalog that spans over 45 years. The audience will have "total access" to the music of Chicago. Songs such as "Saturday In The Park," "Feelin' Stronger Everyday," "You're The Inspiration," and "25 Or 6 To 4" are guaranteed to be the highlight of everyone's night!

Opening Act:

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/03/2015 - 20:30


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Established by Aaron Richmond in 1938, the Series has evolved into New England's major presenting organization with over 100 performance and outreach activities annually.