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Great Make Believe Improv Show

Watch The Great Make Believe Society perform different kinds of improv comedy! See the styles of improv comedy made popular in Chicago, Los Angeles, Boston, and New York! Watch improvised scenes created right before your eyes, based on your suggestions!

Cost: $5

 

Event Date: 
Sun, 07/07/2013 - 19:00

John Brighenti and Friends CD Release Concert

John Brighenti Trio with Erin O’Luanaigh. Special Appearance: Jim Bosco on sax.

” BRIGHENTI’S BRIGHT CD: Brighenti is celebrating his excellent just-released album, Swingin’ On a Sunday Afternoon, recorded live with his trio and O’Luanaigh in performance before an enthusiastic, packed house Feb. 24 at the popular Baby Grand Jazz Series at the Hartford Public Library.

Event Date: 
Sat, 07/06/2013 - 20:00

“Anything Goes” Open Mic

7:30pm sign-up, Every Monday

CALLING ALL POETS, MUSICIANS …… The World’s a stage … the mic is OPEN!

This Open Mic is for YOU – the budding artist. Showcase your talents, nurture them with this supportive group.

Recite a poem, sing a song, dance, read some spoken word, the microphone is yours for the asking. Community spirit prevails.

We have congas and a piano or BYO instrument. Ends around 9:30 – 10pm.

Donation: $3-$5

Event Date: 
Mon, 07/01/2013 - 20:00
Mon, 07/08/2013 - 20:00
Mon, 07/15/2013 - 20:00
Mon, 07/22/2013 - 20:00
Mon, 07/29/2013 - 20:00

Monthly JAM SESSIONS / OPEN MIC w/ Maxim Lubarsky Group

Every last Thursday of a month we invite you to join us for the JAM SESSION / OPEN MIC

Jam Session is the place 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, 06/27/2013 - 20:00

Blues With Soul By Sweet Willie D and the Workingman's Band

No Cover

Event Date: 
Sun, 06/30/2013 - 19:00

Jimmy Mazzy, Moishe Feldman & the Last Minute Men - traditional jazz

No Cover

Event Date: 
Thu, 06/27/2013 - 20:00
Wed, 07/03/2013 - 19:30
Wed, 07/17/2013 - 19:30
Wed, 07/24/2013 - 19:30
Wed, 07/31/2013 - 19:30

The Manhattan Transfer - Living Room Sessions

Ten-time Grammy® Award-winning vocal super group, The Manhattan Transfer has created exquisite four-part harmonies for over 40 years and some of the most beautiful vocal arrangements in music today.

Hits like “Boy from New York City” and “Birdland” have made them the most successful harmony group of all time.  Artist's Website   Artist's Videos

“…the genre’s most important keepers of the flame.” The New York Times

Event Date: 
Sun, 07/28/2013 - 15:00
Sun, 07/28/2013 - 19:00

Hot Club of Cowtown

Since their first recording in 1998, Austin-based Hot Club of Cowtown has grown to be the most globe-trotting, hardest-swinging Western swing trio on the planet. But for guitarist Whit Smith, fiddler Elana James, and bassist Jake Erwin, it has always been about staying true to their roots. Artist's Website  Artist's Videos

“Unfussy and unpretentious, their blend of down-home melodies and exuberant improvisation harks back to a lost era…”The Times (London)

Event Date: 
Fri, 07/26/2013 - 20:00

Suzanne Vega

Grammy® Award-winning Suzanne Vega seamlessly joins her poetry and contemporary folk song with a sound that is utterly unique and identifiable.

Described as “plaintive but disarmingly powerful,” Vega is a masterful storyteller known for her hit songs “Luka” and “Tom’s Diner.”

Event Date: 
Sun, 07/21/2013 - 18:00

From South Africa LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO

In 2013, Grammy® Award-winning Ladysmith Black Mambazo, one of South Africa’s most prolific recording artists, celebrates over fifty years of joyous and uplifting music that has touched a worldwide audience representing every corner of the religious, cultural, and ethnic landscape.

Hear this undisputed king of mbube (South African a cappella) featuring songs from their new live album “Singing for Peace Around the World,” plus get a sneak peek of “Stories and Songs from a Zulu Farm,” a new CD which will be released later this year.

Event Date: 
Mon, 07/01/2013 - 20:00

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