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The New Black Eagle Jazz Band monthly series

"The best New Orleans revivalist band in the country." - John Wilson, NY Times

$10 Admission

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/08/2012 - 19:00

Tuesday's Jazz Series - Wolverine Jazz Band

UNDER AGE 40? ADMISSION TO TUESDAY JAZZ IS ON THE MANAGEMENT! Restrictions to policy: only on Tuesdays. No special events.

$10 Admission

Event Date: 
Tue, 11/06/2012 - 19:00

Black Sea Salsa Band

The full 15-piece group is back for the annual Holiday Mambo! We've supercharged a few seasonal favorites, and added them to our high-energy mix of original Latin Jazz and Blues, so hitch up the sleigh and head on over!

Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/30/2012 - 21:00

Shimon Ben-Shir Group

A group of seasoned and accomplished musicians takes you on a jazz journey that covers the globe, with unique soundscape that blends jazz, Middle Eastern and South American influences touches on the canon of cultures that the Group encompasses in their playing.

Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/29/2012 - 21:00

Juan Pérez Rodríguez Quartet

Juan Pérez Rodríguez is presenting his new project "Juan Pérez Rodríguez Quartet", approaching flamenco and mediterranean sounds from a very distinctive perspective, and incorporating Jazz improvisation on it. The Flamenco raised musician, and also Jazz and Classical player is extracting the sonorities from Andalucia, and setting them in present times by using wings of improvisation. His concepts can be seen multiples ways, still keeping the originality.

Juan Pérez Rodríguez: Piano
Roberto Giaquinto: Drums
Tareq Rantisi: Percussion
Osmar Okuma: Bass

Event Date: 
Wed, 11/28/2012 - 21:00

A Tribute to Antonio Carlos Jobim featuring "Steve Branson Trio + One"

The "Steve Branson Trio plus One" brings us a fully loaded repertoire of works by the renown Brazilian composer, Antonio Carlos Jobim.

Steve Branson - Saxophone
Zeke Martin - Drums
Sven Larson - Bass
Morgan Scott - Piano

Tickets: $9pp

Event Date: 
Wed, 11/21/2012 - 21:00

George Lernis Jazz Quartet

The George Lernis Jazz Quartet was formed in 2011 in preparation of the recording "The Shapes of Nature". The band includes two of Lernis fellow Longy graduates, bassist Mark Zaleski and saxophonist Scott Boni, as well as Lefteris Kordis; Lernis' teacher/mentor and colleague. Having played together in various ensembles around Boston, the foursome comes together as a tightly knit unit that perfectly complement each other in the realization of the leaders idiosyncratic compositions. The album was recorded on june 1st, 2011 and was released in july of the same year.

Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Tue, 11/20/2012 - 20:30

Sunday Jazz Brunch with Bon Voyage

Join us on the third Sunday of each month for a tasty fare of swinging jazz and great food. Featuring three Berklee College of Music faculty, Diane Wernick (saxophones), Carolyn Wilkins (piano and vocals) and Skip Smith (bass), and also Phil Neighbors of the Harvey Finstein School of Music at Lasell College. So sit back, relax and enjoy a delicious brunch to the sounds of Bon Voyage.

No Cover

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/18/2012 - 10:00

Soul Kitchen

With some of finest musicians in Boston, Soul Kitchen is a 9pc horn band led by Rick Hammett featuring April Hall and Joe Bargar on vocals. With their distinctive sound, they put their personal touch on all of your Soul and R&B favorites.

These musicians have worked with Aretha, Stevie Wonder, Otis Rush and Ray Charles among others and know how to lay down a serious groove.

Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Sat, 11/17/2012 - 21:00

The "Be-Bop" Guitars

The "Be-Bop" Guitars is an all faculty guitar ensemble from Berklee College Of Music in Boston. The band consists of 5 guitars, trumpet, vibes, bass & drums. The band plays mainstream and contemporary Jazz, Latin and blues forms featuring compositions and arrangements written by the members specifically for the ensemble. The members of the group have traveled, performed and taught around the world.

Tickets: $12pp

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/16/2012 - 21:00


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