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Cary Ginell: Mr B

Date: 
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 3:30pm
Program: 

Tonight on Inquiry we talk again with CARY GINELL, award-winning writer, jazz historian and discographer. This time around Gary talks about his latest jazz biography MR B: THE MUSIC AND LIFE OF BILLY ECKSTINE. Billy Eckstine is little remembered today, but in the 40s and 50s he was a signer as popular as Sinatra and Cosby. He was a fashion plate, a crooner, a band leader and a musician whose amazing career spanned seven decades. Tune in and find out what the bobby soxers were all screaming about. 

Mary Ann Rossoni Concert

Date: 
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 7:00pm

After 30 years of touring nationally, RI performing songwriter Mary Ann Rossoni is now back to her roots with the recent release of her new album, “Edentown”. Mary Ann is a two time chair and founding member of the Rhode Island Songwriters Association, now in its twentieth year, and is also on the board of directors of the Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame.

Live Music Sunday Brunch

Aptil 6th - Never Say Never Trio

April 13th - Paul Broadnax

April 20th - EASTER - NO MUSIC

April 27th - Hank Victor

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/06/2014 - 10:30
Sun, 04/13/2014 - 10:30
Sun, 04/20/2014 - 10:30
Sun, 04/27/2014 - 10:30

Harvey Diamond & Jon Dreyer

Legendary pianist Harvey Diamond and bassist Jon Dreyer perform jazz standards and songs from the Great American Songbook, "honing gems...into personal statements that leave us yearning for more...Diamond is a master of both melody and harmony much like his predecessors in the legacy of jazz piano, Bill Evans and Lennie Tristano." The duo will be performing for us the evening of every 2nd Saturday of the month as well as every Saturday brunch  music.jondreyer.com

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/05/2014 - 11:00
Sat, 04/12/2014 - 11:00
Sat, 04/12/2014 - 20:00
Sat, 04/19/2014 - 11:00
Sat, 04/26/2014 - 11:00

Morgan Scott Trio

Appearing the first Friday of each month at The Java Room, the trio consists of Morgan Scott on piano, Sven Larson on bass and Ed Conley on drums, percussion. “We create adventurous music of the moment...”spontaneous composition” at times, and traditional jazz standards at others. Sometimes a quick burst of an idea comes across one of our minds’ ear, and if we are free of ourselves we let that idea emerge. The rest of the group will react to the idea, or the idea presented exists as a counterpoint to whatever is already going on in the music.

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/04/2014 - 20:00

Senior Lunch/Music Series - Easter Show with the Winnickers

Bo and Bill Winiker present their annual Easter Special.  This show is sold out every year because of the Winikers and the Holiday spread the Inn’s Chef puts out. Make sure you wear your Easter bonnet to win a prize.  It’s a Great Event!!!!

$30 (includes lunch and show) Reservations please: (508) 655-9521 or info@sherborninn.com

Event Date: 
Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:30

Senior Lunch/Music Series - The New Black Eagles Jazz Band

The world famous New Black Eagles continue to dazzle their fans with a broad repertoire ranging from rag time and blues to early swing in memory of Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington.

They have been regular performers since the Sherborn Inn’s senior lunch was conceived and have never failed to fill the house, and this performance will be no exception! The band travels throughout the U.S. and abroad and we are fortunate to have them entertain our senior audiences.

$30 (includes lunch and show) Reservations please: (508) 655-9521 or info@sherborninn.com

Event Date: 
Wed, 04/30/2014 - 11:30

Jeff’s Jazz Four

Tickets: $10

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/22/2014 - 19:00

Wolverine Jazz Band

Tickets: $10

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/29/2014 - 19:00

Blue Horozon Band

Tickets: $10

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/15/2014 - 19:00

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