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Beatie Wolfe / Katrin / Danielle Miraglia

Event Date: 
Sat, 10/05/2013 - 20:00

Fenway Quintet

Join the Fenway Quintet as they kick off their concert season in style at St. Peter's in Cambridge with a toe-tapping program of jazz, gospel, ragtime, blues, and Leonard Bernstein’s beloved West Side Story Suite. This concert is the first of three concerts at St. Peter's. The Quintet is now in residence at St. Peter's for the 2013-2014 concert season and part of a number of concerts to be held at St. Peter's throughout the coming year.

Event Date: 
Fri, 09/20/2013 - 19:30

Barry White

Date: 
Monday, September 16, 2013 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Put the kids to bed early, dim the lights and get ready to enjoy the music of one of soul music's most romantic and sexiest singers ever. Barry's hits included "You're My first, the last, My Everything" and "Can't Get Enough of Your Love, Babe." Join host Tom Shaker for a tribute to a soul legend. It all starts at 7pm!

Farewell to our friend and mentor, Marian McPartland

Date: 
Friday, September 20, 2013 - 6:00pm

In concert from 2005 at the Kennedy Center, Marian tells stories, plays an Ellington medley and music by an unlikely assortment of composers from Jerome Kern to Ornette Coleman, takes a request, and conducts a great show as always, closing with a personal interpretation of "When the Saints Go Marching In." As Washington Post critic Mike Joyce says, she was "reminiscing in tempo." With her trio.

JazzSet host Dee Dee Bridgewater tells us about Marian as a “proper English girl,” young New York pianist, busy octogenarian performing artist, and Marian at home.

Something Old & Something New

Date: 
Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 7:00pm
Program: 

This edition of Folk Revival features modern inheritors of the Folk Tradition. Four hours of music from dozens of new CDs that have recently come into the station -- the Halifax Three.

Patti Austin

Date: 
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 6:00pm

Vocalist Patti Austin made her debut at age four at the Apollo Theatre. In her career she has been a prolific session musician and top performer on commercials which earned her the moniker “Queen of the Jingles.” Her duet partners include Michael Jackson, George Benson, and Luther Vandross. Austin joins Feinstein to talk about their mutual admiration for Quincy Jones, Sammy Davis, Jr., and the Gershwins.

Ali Jackson with Yes! Trio and Warren Wolf Group

Date: 
Monday, September 16, 2013 - 6:00pm

Drummer Ali Jackson and vibraphonist Warren Wolf – each born into a musical family – absorbed jazz from their childhoods. Jackson occupies the hot seat with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and his own Yes! Trio; multi-instrumentalist Wolf studied with John Locke and became an in-demand sideman and leader. They each bring small groups to the House of Swing for a contemporary percussive double bill.

Streaming Shabbat: An Evening of Dance, Music and Memory

An Evening of Dance, Music and Memory, presented by Selmadanse - Joanie Block and Dancers

When I was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 1995, my husband Sandy wanted to send me into surgery with a gift that would calm and assure me of my family's presence. The gift he offered was a powerful image of the four of us around the Shabbat dinner table, still, silent, holding hands, a circle of energy. I succumbed to anesthesia, summoning the image and let its light stream in.

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/04/2013 - 20:00
Sat, 10/05/2013 - 20:00

Signature Music Series at Berklee Presents: Celebrating Blakey: A Jazz Messenger Reunion

Jazz heavyweights Ralph Peterson, Berklee alumnus Donald Harrison, Brian Lynch, Billy Pierce, chair of the Woodwind Department, Donald Brown, and Reggie Workman pay tribute to the prolific drummer and bandleader Art Blakey.

Admission: $20 in advance (discount applied at checkout), $25 day of show; reserved seating

For more information, tickets, call 617 747-2261 or visit http://berkleebpc.com.

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/10/2013 - 20:00

Antonio Sanchez: Zildjian Artist-in-Residence

The third and final event of the annual Berklee Armand Zildjian Artist-in-Residence program features this year's guest artist, drummer Antonio Sanchez. An impressive and inspiring drummer and Berklee alumnus, Sanchez is well known for his work with Pat Metheny, Chick Corea, Danilo Perez, and Gary Burton, among many others.

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

Event Date: 
Wed, 10/09/2013 - 20:00

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