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Beware the Ides of March...unless you plan to go see some jazz music...

JAZZ LISTINGS   March 15 to March 25

At The Regatta Bar, Charles Hotel, Cambridge 

Tues. 03/16 Anita Coelho Brazilian Ensemble, 7:30 pm

Wed. 03/17 Julia (voc.) & the Zerounian Ensemble, 7:30 pm

Fri./Sat. 03/19-20 John Scofield New Jazz Quartet (w/ Mulgrew Miller), 7:30 & 10 pm

Tues. 03/23 Ralph Towner & Paolo Fresu (acc. guitar & trumpet duo), 7:30 pm 

Thurs. 03/25 Shemekia Copeland (voc.), 7:30 pm


 

At Sculler’s Jazz Club, Guest Quarters Suites, 400 Soldiers Field Rd., Boston

Tues. 03/16 Evgeny Lebedev World Trio, 8 pm

Wed. 03/17 Adam Rogers Quintet, 8 pm

Thurs. 03/18 Jackie Ryan (voc.), 8 pm (2 CD albums on NR shelf)

Fri./Sat. 03/19-20 Brian Bromberg, 8 & 10 pm

Tues. 03/23 Shepley Metcalf (voc.), 8 pm
Wed. 03/24 Christian Scott (trumpet), 8 & 10 pm


At Ryles Mainstage, 212 Hampshire St., Cambridge

Thurs. 03/18 Mr. Nick & The Dirty Tricks, 9 pm

Fri. 03/19 Esthema, Cabaret – jazz, musical theater, middle eastern, 9 pm

Sat. 03/20 Boston Assoc. Cabaret Singers Spring Showcase, www.BostonCabaret.com

Sun. 03/21 Jazz Brunch, 10 am

Tues. 03/23 Lydia Harrell, jazz and funk, 8:30 pm

Weds. 03/24 World Wednesday, Jim Repa, Steve Langone, CD Release, 8:30 pm


At Chan’s Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket, 765-1900,www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com

Wed. 3/17 The Classsics III, Motown, rock, R&B, CELEBRATE ST. PATRICK’S DAY AT O’CHAN’S – BEST CORNED BEEF! 7 pm, no cover

Fri. 03/19 Sugar Ray and the Bluetones with Monster Mike, Mudcat Ward and Neil Gouvin, blues, 8 pm. $15.

Sat. 03/20 Chris Fitz Band CD Release party, guitar blues, 8 pm, $$

Thurs. 03/25 The Unit, blues, 7 pm. $$. NRI Community Services Champions Series.

 

At SideBar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St, Providence (Entrance on Pine St.) 421-7200

Tues. 03/16 Daniel Chase And Friends, jazz, 7-10 pm.

Weds 03/17 Pool Shark, jazz, 7-10 pm.

Thurs 03/18 Michael Rollins and Co., jazz, 8 pm-midnight.

Fri. 03/19 Jim Porcella, Steve Chamrin, Tom Pasquarella, 7-10 pm.

Sat. 03/20 Dick Lupino, Jordan Nunes, John Badessa, 7:30 – 10:00

Tues. 03/23

Wed. 03/24 Inventions Quartet, jazz, 7-10 pm.

Thurs. 03/25 Michael Rollins and Co., jazz, 8 pm-midnight.


The HiHat, 3 Davol Sq. (Point St.) Providence, 453-6500, www.thehihat.com

Tues, 03/16 Pat Loncar, Diamond Centofanti, w/Vinnie Pagano Trio, 7:30 - 11:00 pm

Wed. 03/17 Dr. Sketchy, jazz, 6:30 pm, $

Fri, 03/19 Tony Cippolla Group, Jazz & Cocktails, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Tues, 03/23 Patrice Williamson, w/Vinnie Pagano Trio, 7:30 - 11:00 pm

 

Monday, March 15

John Allmark's 16-Piece Jazz Orchestra, Bovi's Town Tavern, 287 Taunton Ave., East Providence. 434-9670. 9 pm.

Mike Tanaka, jazz jam session, The Blackstone Pub, 1005 Mo. Main St., Pawtucket 9:00 pm

Michael Dutra, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Colonel Blackinton Inn, 203 North Main St., Attleboro. (508) 222-6022. 6:30-9:30 pm.

Tuesday, March 16

Brown Univ. Jazz Combos Concert, Grant recital Hall, Hope St. & Young Orchard Ave., Prov., 8 pm – Free


Wednesday, March 17

Steve Burke, jazz, Encore, 1058 Charles St., North Providence. 726-4400, www.encoreprov.com. 6-10 pm.

Dick Lupino, Ida Zecco and Mike Renzi, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm.

Thursday, March 18

Steve Burke, jazz, Cantina di Marco, 405 Mendon Rd., Cumberland. 722-4170. 6:30-10 pm.

Bob Savastano and Joe Cifelli, jazz, Mariner Grille, Mariner Square, 140 Point Judith Rd. (Route 108), Narragansett. 284-3282. 7-10:30 pm.

The Dick Willner Band with Jan Schmidt and Dee Jay Joe B, swing and oldies jam, Le Foyer Banquet Hall, 151 Fountain St., Pawtucket. 725-8530. 7:30-11 pm.

Black Acoustic #6: The Underscore Orkestra, The Salt Wives, Mohammed Kasim & Matt McLaren and Quaky Gum, gypsy jazz, swing, folk and rock, White Electric Coffee, 711 Westminster St., Providence. 453-3007. 7:30 pm. $ suggested donation.

Dick Lupino, Mike Renzi and Dennis Cook, jazz, Pier Restaurant, 10 Howard Wharf, Newport. 847-3645. 8-11pm.

Friday, March 19

Philip Mullen and Diamond Centofanti, country and jazz, Pancho O'Malley's, Mariner Square, 140 Point Judith Rd., Narragansett. 782-2290. 5-9 pm.

Dick Lupino, Fred DeChristofaro and Mike Renzi, jazz, The Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-9 pm.

Vince Thompson and Friends featuring Bob Metzger, Lou Bocciarelli and Vinny Pagano, jazz, Tamarack Lodge, 21 Ten Rod Rd., Voluntown, Conn. (860) 376-0224, www.tamaracklodgect.com. 6 pm. $$ includes dinner.

Jim Oblon, Jim Gwin and Marshall Wood, jazz, Steak Loft, Olde Mistick Village, Route 27 (exit 90 off Route 95), Mystic, Conn. (860) 536-2661. 7-10 pm.

Jazz Expressions, Liliana’s Italian Restaurant., Holiday Inn, 3009 Tower Hill Rd., So. Kingstown, 8 – 11 pm

Shawnn Monteiro Trio, jazz, Rocco Italian Osteria, 181 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 231-4777. 8-11 pm.

The Calamari Brothers , swing, Efendi's Mediterranean Cuisine, 1255 Reservoir Ave., Cranston. 943-8800, www.efendisbarandgrill.com. 8 pm-midnight.

The Mac Chrupcala Trio with Leland Brown, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 8:30 pm-12:30 am.

Java Jive, swing, Newport Grand, 150 Admiral Kalbfus Blvd., Newport. 849-5000,www.newportgrand.com. 9 pm-12:30 am. No cover. 18+.

Knuf Said, jazz and funk, Soco Rose Bar and Grill, 338 Union St., Franklin, Mass. (508) 528-7626,www.socorose.com. 9 pm-midnight. No cover.

Saturday, March 20

Brian Mullaney, jazz, Amalfi, 1 Beach St., Narragansett. 792-3999, www.amalfiofnarragansett.com. 7-10 pm.

Steve Burke, jazz, Chester's, 102 Putnam Pike, (RT. 44) Harmony,949.1846, 7-11 pm

Shawnn Monteiro, tribute to Carmen McRae, opening – Grace Kelly (sax) quartet, Rhode Island Center for the Performing Arts (formerly Park Theatre), 848 Park Ave, Cranston. 467-7275,www.tickets.ricpa.net. 8 pm. $$$

Jazz Trio, jazz, Rocco Italian Osteria, 181 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 231-4777. 8-11 pm.

Cory Pesaturo and Friends, world and jazz, Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. 725-9272, www.riverfolk.org. 8 pm. $$

Sunny and Her Joy Boys featuring Duke Robillard, blues, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, www.ncfta.org. 8 pm. $$ advance; $$$ day of show.

The Calamari Brothers, swing, Crickets, 280 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 232-0300. 8:30 pm-12:30 am.

Eight to the Bar, rhythm and blues and swing, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 315-5070, www.theknickerbockercafe.com. 9 pm-12:30 am. $$.

Sunday, March 21

Steve Burke, jazz, Lake Pearl Luciano's, 299 Creek St., Wrentham, Mass. (508) 384-3003. 10 am-2 pm.

Milt Javery, jazz, Eleven Forty Nine, 1149 Division St., Warwick. 884-1149. 10 am-2 pm. Jazz brunch.

Joe Boulay, jazz, Eleven Forty Nine East, 965 Fall River Ave., Seekonk. (508) 336-9411. 10 am-2 pm. Jazz brunch.

Bobby Ferreira, jazz, Clarke Cooke House Restaurant, 1 Bannister's Wharf, Newport. 849-2900. 12:30-3:30 pm. Jazz brunch.

Dick Lupino and Jordan Nunes, jazz, Castle Hill Inn and Resort, 590 Ocean Drive, Newport. 849-3800. 12:30-3:30 pm.

Bobby McFerrin, jazz, Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave., Boston. (617) 482-6661,www.celebrityseries.org. 3 pm. $$$$-$$$$$

Dan Moretti, Mac Chrupcala, Alan Bernstein and Artie Cabral, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm.

Bob Savastano and Joe Cifelli, jazz, Mariner Grille, Mariner Square, 140 Point Judith Rd. (Route 108), Narragansett. 284-3282. 5:30-9 pm.

Providence Cutting Sessions, jazz, AS220, 115 Empire St., Providence. 831-9327, www.as220.org. 5:30-8 pm. $. All ages.

Superchief Trio, blues, folk and swing, Everyman Bistro, 311 Iron Horse Way (off 555 Valley St.), Providence. 751-3630, www.everymanri.com. 7-10 pm.

The Calamari Brothers, swing, Rosie's Lounge, 731 Airport Rd., Warwick. 921-2242. 8 pm. No cover

Ray Santisi Trio, Copley Marriott Terrace Lounge, Huntington Ave., Boston, 8 pm – 12 m.

 

Monday, March 22

Michael Dutra, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Colonel Blackinton Inn, 203 North Main St., Attleboro. (508) 222-6022. 6:30-9:30 pm.

John Allmark's 16-Piece Jazz Orchestra, Bovi's Town Tavern, 287 Taunton Ave, East Providence 434-9670 9 pm $

Mike Tanaka, jazz jam session, The Blackstone Pub, 1005 Mo. Main St., Pawtucket 9:00 pm

Robert Cray, blues, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926,www.ncfta.org. 8 pm. $$$$$$ advance; $$$$$$$ day of show.

Tuesday, March 23

Wednesday, March 24

Steve Burke, jazz, Encore, 1058 Charles St., North Providence. 726-4400, www.encoreprov.com. 6-10 pm.

Dick Lupino, Ann Austin and John Harrison, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm.

Vince Thompson and Friends featuring Jim Oblon, Marty Ballou and Steve Peck, jazz, Steak Loft, Olde Mistick Village, Route 27 (exit 90 off Route 95), Mystic, Conn. (860) 536-2661. 7-10 pm.

Tower of Power, jazz, soul and funk, Wilbur Theatre, 246 Tremont St., Boston. (401) 331-2211,www.ticketmaster.com. 7:30 pm. $45.

Thursday, March 25

Steve Burke, jazz, Cantina di Marco, 405 Mendon Rd., Cumberland. 722-4170. 6:30-10 pm.

Bob Savastano and Joe Cifelli, jazz, Mariner Grille, Mariner Square, 140 Point Judith Rd. (Route 108), Narragansett. 284-3282. 7-10:30 pm.

Swing Into Spring (14th Annual): The James Montgomery Blues Band and The Uptown Horns, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 846-4828. 6-10 pm. Cocktail party 5-6 pm. $$$$$$; $$$$$$$$$$ couple; includes dinner, dancing and auctions, $$$ meet and greet. Benefit for the programs of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center.

The Dick Willner Band with Jan Schmidt and Dee Jay Joe B, swing and oldies jam, Le Foyer Banquet Hall, 151 Fountain St., Pawtucket. 725-8530. 7:30-11 pm.



posted by thomasgreene, 03/14/10