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Jazz Brunch - Bruce Bartlett Trio

Electric jazz great Bruce Bartlett plays a laid back and cool set for your dining pleasure!

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Event Date: 
Sat, 07/27/2013 - 10:00

Branford Marsalis & Joey Calderazzo Duo

Join us for an intimate evening with NEA Jazz Master, renowned Grammy® Award-winning saxophonist and Tony Award® nominee Branford Marsalis and his Quartet’s longtime pianist Joey Calderazzo. 

The two have mesmerized audiences with their passionate and profound collaboration since they took the stage together at the Newport Jazz Festival in 2009, ultimately leading to their spectacular duo collaboration album Songs of Mirth and Melancholy.

Event Date: 
Sun, 08/18/2013 - 17:00

Rockport Jazz Festival - Regina Carter

Preeminent jazz violinist Regina Carter returns to Rockport Music to showcase her album Reverse Thread, traditional African folk music brilliantly fused with the expressive contemporary twist for which she’s known.

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/17/2013 - 20:00

Rockport Jazz Festival - Kurt Elling

With a perfected four octave range, astonishing technical mastery, and a knack for storytelling, Kurt Elling is among the world’s foremost jazz vocalists. Every one of his ten albums has been nominated for a Grammy, and, year after year, he has won DownBeat’s Critics Poll and the Jazz Journalists Association’s “Male Singer of the Year.”

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/16/2013 - 20:00

Rockport Jazz Festival - The Four Freshmen

Dominating the airwaves in the 1950s and influencing major groups like The Beach Boys, The Four Freshman are America’s most enduring vocal group today, headlining concerts around the globe from Moscow to Manhattan. 

Open-harmonic jazz arrangements blended with a classic big band sound have earned the group six Grammy nominations and a place in the Vocal Hall of Fame. Enjoy pop tunes and jazz standards from the Great American Songbook. Artists' Website  Videos

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/15/2013 - 20:00

Rockport Jazz Festival - OPENING NIGHT Roberta Gambarini

Under the tutelage of the legendary James Moody, vocal virtuoso Roberta Gambarini’s career has flourished. Her warm timbre and impeccable timing has caught the ear of jazz greats and has led to performances with such celebrated artists as Dave Brubeck, Herbie Hancock, and Christian McBride. 

Event Date: 
Wed, 08/14/2013 - 20:00

Kaki King

Best known for her percussive, virtuosic take on string instruments, Brooklyn-based guitarist-composer Kaki King has expanded and reconceived the role of the solo instrumental artist, constantly kicking at the boundaries of what is expected. For her solo performance, she brings a collection of several rare instruments, including a harp guitar, a dojo, a hybrid between a guitar and koto that King made herself, and, of course, her custom Ovation Adamas guitar.

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/02/2013 - 20:00

Yoron Israel Jazz Quartet

YORON ISRAEL bring his group, “High Standards” to TBT as they tour throughout the United States and look toward South African and European tours next year.

His recent recording “VISIONS, The Music of Stevie Wonder” has received rave reviews and enthusiastic support from radio, print media and the public at large. “High Standards”, features Yoron Israel – drums, percussion, Laszlo Gardony – piano, Lance Bryant – saxophone, Henry Lugo – bass. For certain engagements, the group is augmented with guest artists Thaddeus Hogarth – guitar & harmonica and Larry Roland – poet.

Event Date: 
Sat, 08/31/2013 - 20:00

From New Orleans to New England: Avery Sharpe & Charles Neville Duo

Charles Neville’s saxophone work in his 50 year career has included rhythm & blues, funk, jazz, bebop, popular, and native American music. Best known for his work with his brothers in the New Orleans funk-pop group the Neville Brothers, he cites as influences Louis Jordan, Charlie Parker, John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins and Professor Longhair. Neville has played with R&B greats including Johnny Ace, Little Walter, Jimmy Reed, Big Maybelle, James Brown, B.B. King, Bobby Bland and Ray Charles.

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/30/2013 - 20:00

Co-Bill: Beth Patella and Kelly Kancyr

Beth Patella and Kelly Kancyr share the night together with their acoustic guitars and lucid voices! A beautiful mix of folk and country – a sure-to-please and inspire show with Beth Patella’s newly released Album, Coming Home.

Beth Patella – vocals, guitar
Gary Maus -guitar
Kelly Kancyr – vocals, guitar

Event Date: 
Fri, 08/23/2013 - 20:00

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