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O'Riley's Liszt: Christopher O'Riley plays the piano transcriptions of Franz Liszt

As a prestigious artist, pianist and national media personality, Christopher O'Riley has dazzled the world over on stage, the radio and his records. His memorable interpretations of traditional and popular repertoire make him a cherished bridge between musical tastes, genres and audience worldwide. His warm personality has brought him to host NPR’s "From the Top" for the last 10 years.

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Wed, 05/15/2013 - 19:30

Juanito Pascual New Flamenco Trio with Tupac Mantilla and Brad Barrett

Virtuoso flamenco guitarist/composer/improviser Juanito Pascual has been called "one of the hottest flamenco guitarists in recent years" by National Public Radio, a major accolade which in this case is just the jumping off point for the Minneapolis native's musical style. His sound is a truly organic blend of a mastery of traditional and contemporary flamenco with his love of jazz, classical, rock, and more.

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Sat, 05/11/2013 - 19:30
Sat, 05/11/2013 - 22:00

Laszlo Gardony Trio CD Release Show for "Clarity"

Laszlo Gardony is a critically acclaimed artist who has brought his soulful improvisations and compositions to audiences in 24 countries and is a recipient of the Great American Jazz Piano Competition. He has released ten albums, leading groups that included Dave Holland, Miroslav Vitous, Mick Goodrick, Jamey Haddad, Bob Moses, Yoron Israel, John Lockwood among others.

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/10/2013 - 19:30

Martin Taylor & Mimi Fox, Giants of Jazz Guitar

Each artist plays a 45 minute set.

Event Date: 
Thu, 05/09/2013 - 19:30

Craig Taborn Trio

Recently hailed by DownBeat as "one of the visionaries of the current wave", Craig Taborn has a unique perspective on creative music-making. Just as Avenging Angel subverted expectations of solo improvised piano, so does Chants find its own response to the vast tradition of the piano trios. The pieces that Taborn has been writing for the band in the eight years of its existence are set up to generate a new group music by channeling the special skills of drummer Gerald Cleaver and bassist Thomas Morgan.

Event Date: 
Wed, 05/08/2013 - 19:30

Stanley Sagov & The Remembering The Future Jazz Band

Stanley Sagov and the Remembering the Future Jazz Band is a stellar jazz group featuring some of Boston's most highly regarded musicians--Stan Strickland on saxes, flute and vocals, John Lockwood on bass, Bob Gullotti on drums, Mike Peipman on trumpet, flugelhorn and didgeridoo, Robert Douglas Gay on alto sax and Wannetta Jackson on vocals.

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Sat, 05/04/2013 - 19:30
Sat, 05/04/2013 - 22:00

Darcy James Argue's Secret Society CD Release show for Brooklyn Babylon

Brooklyn-based composer-bandleader Darcy James Argue and his innovative 18-piece big band, Secret Society, will release their highly anticipated sophomore album, Brooklyn Babylon, April 30th on New Amsterdam Records. The follow-up to their critically acclaimed and Grammy-nominated debut, Infernal Machines (2009), Brooklyn Babylon shows Argue “expanding his sonic palette as never before.” (Tad Hendrickson, Wall Street Journal).

Event Date: 
Fri, 05/03/2013 - 19:30

Jarabe de Palo - A Piano y Voz, Full Band Acoustic Show

Formed in Barcelona in the mid-'90s, Latin rock outfit Jarabe de Palo was the brainchild of guitarist and frontman Pau Dones, along with drummer Alex Tenas, bassist Joan Gene, and drummer Dani Forcada. In the 2012 Jarabe de Palo had more than 70 concerts between Europe and America. They are currently is recording their new album which will be released in October 2013.

Event Date: 
Wed, 05/01/2013 - 19:30

Lord Geoffrey Presents John Mailander & Molly Tuttle

John Mailander & Molly Tuttle will be joining together to perform two special sets of original, fresh and dynamic acoustic music.

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/30/2013 - 20:00

Jazz Brunch - Jamie Stewardson Trio

Fresh sound recording artist/composer/guitarist, Jamie Stewardson is here for a morning of original music and contemporary standards. 

No Cover

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/14/2013 - 10:00


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