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“BARITONE MADNESS” Gary Smulyan, Greg Abate & Allan Chase

Featuring John Lockwood on bass, Mark Walker on drums and Tim Ray on piano.

Show: $22
Dinner & Show: $62

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/24/2013 - 20:00

ROY HARGROVE

Trumpeter Roy Hargrove has firmly established himself as one of this generation's premier players in jazz and beyond. Hargrove was born in Waco, TX on October 16, 1969.

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/18/2013 - 20:00
Fri, 01/18/2013 - 22:00
Sat, 01/19/2013 - 20:00
Sat, 01/19/2013 - 22:00

SHELBY LYNNE

Shelby Lynne was destined to be a singer. Born a singer. She was raised in rural Alabama by musical parents who stressed individuality and the importance of standing apart from others.

Revelation Road – Shelby’s most personal record yet – was released on October 18, 2011. She wrote, recorded and produced the album, which included the single “Heaven’s Only Days Down The Road.”

Shelby Lynne - Heaven's Only Days Down the Road [Live]

Show: $38
Dinner & Show: $78

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/17/2013 - 20:00

JIMMY COBB, JOEY DEFRANCESCO, LARRY CORYELL IN TRIBUTE TO JIMMY SMITH AND WES MONTGOMERY

Jimmy Smith ruled the Hammond organ in the 1950s and 1960s. He revolutionized the instrument and popularized it in the process, turning the fusion of R & B, blues, gospel, and jazz into a jubilant, attractive sound. He found his perfect foil in the fluid guitar lines of Wes Montgomery, one of the greatest and most influential jazz guitarists ever.

Event Date: 
Fri, 01/11/2013 - 20:00
Fri, 01/11/2013 - 22:00
Sat, 01/12/2013 - 20:00
Sat, 01/12/2013 - 22:00

SAMMY FIGUEROA and HIS LATIN JAZZ EXPLOSION

Percussionist Sammy Figueroa is considered one of the world’s great musicians. In a career spanning over thirty years he has played with Miles Davis, Sonny Rollins, the Brecker Brothers, Mariah Carey, David Bowie, John McLaughlin, Arturo Sandoval, Paquito D’Rivera, Chaka Khan, Blues Traveler, Ashford and Simpson, Natalie Merchant and countless others. He has also co-produced several albums, most notably the Cuban a cappella group Vocal Sampling.

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/10/2013 - 20:00
Thu, 01/10/2013 - 22:00

Claudia Schmidt & Sally Rogers

Claudia Schmidt plays a concert in celebration of her new album Bend in the River: Collected Songs. Featuring 16 spectacular tracks from her five Red House recordings, this collection showcases her incredible vocal range and versatility as a songwriter, perfectly blending folk, blues and jazz. It includes special guest appearances by members of JJ Farley & the Original Soul Stirrers, Beausoleil, Violent Femmes and Tom Waits’ band.

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/03/2013 - 19:30

Hezekiah Stone Coffeehouse

Christ Episcopal Church 1089 Stafford Street
Leicester, MA 01542

Berklee Concert Jazz Orchestra

Please stop by and hear some of the freshest and most inspired jazz compositions played by some of the most creative young performers anywhere in the country today.

Hailing from all parts of the globe, this international group really exemplifies the great "melting pot" that music can create, especially here at Berklee.

We will premiere 5 new jazz compositions by the best student writers and also pay tribute to John LaPorta and Herb Pomeroy along the way.

Admission: $8 in advance (discount applied at checkout), $12 day of show, general admission

Event Date: 
Tue, 12/11/2012 - 20:00

Miguel Zenón and Dafnis Prieto

Date: 
Friday, December 14, 2012 - 6:00pm

Accomplished MacAuthor fellows Miguel Zenón and Dafnis Prieto will be joining Dee Dee Bridgwater on this week's JazzSet. Zenón, a saxophonist from Puerto Rico, and Prieto, a drummer out of Cuba, combine their island influences for a worldly jazz experience. Be sure to tune in at 6PM!

Jerry Butler

Date: 
Monday, December 10, 2012 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Dubbed the Ice Man by a Philadelphia DJ, Butler has had a legendary career. He was the original lead singer of the Impressions, wrote and recorded the classic "For Your Precious Love" and has worked with Gamble & Huff and Motown. Join host Tom Shaker and celebrate Jerry Butler's great musical legacy Monday night. It all starts at 7pm!

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