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Gerald Clayton CD Release show

Gerald Clayton is a jazz pianist and composer born in Utrecht, Netherlands and raised in Southern California. He is the son of bassist/bandleader John Clayton and the nephew of multi-instrumentalist wind player Jeff Clayton.

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/11/2013 - 19:30

Tre Corda

Whether reinventing jazz standards, breathing fresh life into classical repertoire, or premiering their own original works, Tre Corda generates a compelling sound all its own. Their works blend composition and improvisation in new and unexpected ways, using the musical vocabulary of classical composers like Bartok and Stravinsky, as well as songs and ideas from the worlds of jazz and popular musics.

Event Date: 
Wed, 04/10/2013 - 19:30

McCoy Tyner Quartet featuring Gary Bartz

McCoy Tyner's blues-based piano style, replete with sophisticated chords and an explosively percussive left hand, has transcended conventional styles to become one of the most identifiable sounds in improvised music.

His harmonic contributions and dramatic rhythmic devices form the vocabulary of a majority of jazz pianists. Audio/Video Clip  Artist Official Website

Tickets: $38 early show, $35 later show 

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/05/2013 - 19:30
Fri, 04/05/2013 - 22:00
Sat, 04/06/2013 - 19:30
Sat, 04/06/2013 - 22:00

Jackie Ryan CD Release Show for "Listen Here" ***POSTPONED***

Jazz vocalist Jackie Ryan has been thrilling audiences across the globe with her powerful 3 ½ octave range and her amazing stage presence. She has a style that is uniquely her own.

Born of a Mexican mother who sang in Operettas in Mexico and an Irish father who sang classical tenor in many languages, she was simply born to sing.

Her style includes an amazing range from gospel and blues to Brazilian Bossa Novas. From Latin to Bebop, from Vocalese to the most heartfelt ballads.

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/04/2013 - 19:30

John A. Long: THE DAWN OF THE DEED

Date: 
Thursday, March 21, 2013 - 10:00am
Program: 

Our guest tonight on Inquiry is JOHN A. LONG, Strategic Professor in Paleontology at Flinders University in Adelaide. Professor Long has made one of the most amazing and unexpected discoveries in paleontology: evidence of internal fertilization in prehistoric fish that lived 380 million years ago. This means these ancient creatures were not externally fertilizing eggs like many fish today do, but instead were having sex.

B J Magoon & Driving Sideways w/Liz Rainoldi

B J Magoon & Driving Sideways featuring Liz Rainoldi, vocals & percussion, playing a mix of Swing, Blues, Roots Rock & Soul

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Event Date: 
Sat, 03/23/2013 - 20:30

"Jazz at Vernissage" - JAM SESSIONS / OPEN MIC w/ Maxim Lubarsky Group

Maxim Lubarsky - Piano
Zack Brown - Bass
Bertram Lehmann - Drums

Jam Session is where music is created in front of your eyes, Where musicians come together to play in most unpredictable settings and where creativity and spontaneity reign.

If you play: BRING YOUR INSTRUMENTS!!!!

If you don't: BRING A GOOD MOOD AND HAVE FUN WITH US!!!!

Gen Adm. $5 - We also offer 10% dinner discount for JazzBoston members

Please, remember to call in advance to make reservations at 617-566-3340

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/25/2013 - 20:00

The Queen of Soul

Date: 
Monday, March 25, 2013 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Aretha Franklin turns 71 on Monday. Join host Tom Shaker as he celebrates one of the most beloved voices in all of music, Aretha Franklin. She's sold over 75 million records worldwide, earned 16 Grammy awards and was the first woman to be inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. It all starts at 7pm!

A Celebration of Women's Voices in Jazz

Date: 
Saturday, March 30, 2013 - 4:00pm
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As Women's History month ends and Public Radio Month begins, we’re showcasing live performances by some of New England’s leading women in music.  Be sure to catch Colors of Jazz when host Bonnie Johnson welcomes guests Women of the World, a Boston-based collective of musicians; 16-year-old award winning jazz vocalist Claire Dickson; and Worcester’s Native Soulstress Sunta Jones.

Honee Hess and Tom O'Malley: Pottery Invitational

Date: 
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 - 4:00pm
Program: 

Tonight on Inquiry we talk with HONEE HESS, Executive Director of the WORCESTER CENTER FOR CRAFTS and TOM O'MALLEY head of the Departments of Ceramics and Photography about two exciting upcoming shows at the Center: THE JOURNEY OF TWO COLLECTORS: BARRETT AND MAHROO MORGAN and THE POTTERY INVITATIONAL SHOW.

For more information, go to: http://www.worcester.edu/WCC

 

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