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Stu's Speakeasy Sessions!! Open Mic!!

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Event Date: 
Wed, 04/03/2013 - 19:00

The Lou Borelli Jazz Octet!

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Event Date: 
Tue, 04/02/2013 - 19:30

Driftin' Sam Politz 7pm-9pm; then Big Game Trivia and Karaoke 9pm till Close!

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Event Date: 
Mon, 04/01/2013 - 19:00

Fancy & Not So Fancy Music ca. 1500, Five College Collegium in Concert at Abbey Chapel

LOCATION: Abbey Chapel, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley

DIRECTOR: Professor Robert Eisenstein

MUSIC BY: Ockeghem, Busnois & Josquin for voices & instruments

FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/23/2013 - 20:00

Chapel Jazz Ensemble concert

LOCATION: Bowker Auditorium, UMass Amherst campus

CO-DIRECTORS: Professors Felipe Salles & Tom Giampietro

MUSIC BY: Jeff Coffin/Ryan Middagh, Bob Mintzer, Pat Metheny/Bob Curnow, UMass Graduate Jazz Alum Chris Merz, Felipe Salles, Sherisse Rogers & Antonio Carlos Jobim

TICKET INFORMATION:
Tickets are available online https://fac.umass.edu/MusicandDance, at the Fine Arts Center Box Office, 413-545-2511, or at the door of Bowker.

Event Date: 
Tue, 04/23/2013 - 20:00

Michael Dutra & the Strictly Frank Sinatra Orchestra

Swing back in time with songs like “My Way,” “Summer Wind,” and ”Strangers in The Night” with one of the finest Frank Sinatra impressionists in the country, Michael Dutra. Dutra has performed his tribute to ‘Ol Blue Eyes around the world since 2002, taking the stage more than 300 nights per year and stunning audiences with his dead-on renditions of Sinatra classics. Audio/Video Clip  Sample songs

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/14/2013 - 17:00

David Bromberg

He's played with everyone, he's toured everywhere, he can lead a raucous big band or hold an audience silent with a solo acoustic blues. Bromberg's sensitive and versatile approach to guitar-playing earned him a coveted position as the first-call, "hired gun" guitarist for recording sessions, ultimately playing on hundreds of records by artists including Bob Dylan (New Morning, Self Portrait, Dylan), Link Wray, The Eagles, Ringo Starr, Willie Nelson, and Carly Simon.

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/20/2013 - 20:00

Livingston Taylor, Opening Act Jesse Ruben

From upbeat storytelling to touching ballads, Livingston Taylor is known for his ability to take audiences on a musical journey whether singing his top-forty hit “I’ll Come Running” or other favorites. His musical knowledge has inspired a varied repertoire, and he is equally at home with a range of musical genres, including folk, pop, gospel, and jazz. Livingston has performed with such major artists as Linda Ronstadt, Jimmy Buffett, and Jethro Tull, and continues to perform regularly.

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/12/2013 - 20:00
Sat, 04/13/2013 - 20:00

David Maxwell, Blues / Opening Act: Dwight & Nicole

With a career spanning over four decades, veteran blues pianist David Maxwell has played with the greats, earning a reputation for his low-down, funky improv, and his unmatched ability to reach the heart of post-war Chicago blues.

"I don't think anybody could be tighter playing the blues on the piano than David Maxwell. He plays the blues like it should be played. He plays the low-down, dirty, funky blues. He's got it all together." - John Lee Hooker

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/06/2013 - 20:00

An Evening with Leon Redbone

Redbone’s career first gained momentum in the early ’70s when Bob Dylan sought him out at the Mariposa Folk Festival. Most folks were introduced to the man during his network debut on Saturday Night Live in 1976, where he showcased his indelible version of “Walkin’ Stick.” In a year typified by amplified arena rock, Redbone’s intimate, low-key delivery proved to be a jolting antonym. Since then the opportunities for this unlikely figure to impose himself on pop culture have been plentiful.

Event Date: 
Fri, 04/05/2013 - 20:00

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