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APRIL 20

URI End of Semester Jazz Session I, Joseph Parrillo, coordinator, Student Combos. URI Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, Kingston, RI. $8 General Admission, $2 Students.

Elvis Costello and the Sugarcanes, rock, Orpheum Theatre, 1 Hamilton Place, Boston. (800) 745-3000, livenation.com. 7:30 pm. $35, $49.

Mattan Klein, Seeds of Sun Jazz Trio and Cantor Judy Seplowin, jazz and world, Jewish Community Center of Rhode Island, 401 Elmgrove Ave., Providence. 861-8800. 8 pm. Free. In honor of Yom Ha'Atzmaut.

Knuf Said, jazz and funk, Exeter/West Greenwich School, 940 Nooseneck Hill Rd. (Route 3), West Greenwich. 397-5125. 7 pm. Benefit for Haiti.

Perry Rossi, John Allmark and Vinny Pagano, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200. 7-10 pm.

The Michael Winograd Klezmer Trio featuring Benjy Fox-Rosen and Patrick Farrell, blues, Tazza Caffe, 250 Westminster St., Providence. 421-3300, tazzacaffe.com. 8:30 pm.

APRIL 21

Chris Gauthier, rock, One Pelham East, 270 Thames St., Newport. 847-9460. 10 pm-1 am.

The Inventions Quartet, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200. 7-10 pm.

Dick Lupino, George Zecher and Pat Cardeiro, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7:30-10 pm.

Walter Trout and Delta Generators, blues, Showcase Live, 23 Patriot Place (Route 1), Foxboro, Mass. (866) 448-7849, ticketmaster.com. 8 pm. $20.

APRIL 22

Michael Rollins and Company, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200. 8 pm-midnight.

APRIL 23

Steve Burke, jazz, Spirito's, 477 Broadway, Providence. 228-8500. 7-11 pm.

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

Mark Hummel and the Blues Survivors featuring Rusty Zinn, blues, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm. $15.

The Kim Lamothe Trio, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200. 7-10 pm.

Dick Lupino, Joe Esposito and Kent Hewitt, jazz, The Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

The Elan Trotman Quartet, jazz, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 8 pm. No cover.

URI Spring Jazz Series: The B101 Big Band, University of Rhode Island, Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, 105 Upper College Rd. (off Route 138), Kingston. 874-2431, uri.edu/artsci/mus. 8 pm. $8; $2 students.

The Paul Winter Consort, jazz, Zeiterion Theatre, 684 Purchase St., New Bedford. (508) 994-2900, zeiterion.org. 8 pm. $30-$50.

APRIL 24

Jesus Audular and Grupo Sazon, Latin jazz, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 8 pm. No cover.

Brown University Spring Weekend (50th Anniversary): Snoop Dogg, rap, The Black Keys, blues and rock, and Wale, rap, Brown University, Waterman Street, Providence. 863-2341. 1 pm. $25; $18 with Brown or RISD ID.

Steve Burke, jazz, European Cafe and Restaurant, 645 Douglas Pike (Route 7), Smithfield. 349-4200. 6-10 pm.

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

Amanda Carr and Mike Renzi, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200. 7-10 pm.

Mark Cipriano and the Good News Rhythm and Blues Band, Christian and blues, The Upper Room, 2nd Floor, 1221 Main St., West Warwick. 823-5330, theupperroomri.org. 7 pm. Free will donation.

John Hammond, blues, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8, 10 pm. $22 early show; $15 late show; $25 both shows.

Joe Parillo, jazz, Rhumbline, 62 Bridge St., Newport. 849-3999. 6:30-10 pm.

Bernie Williams, jazz, Mohegan Sun, Wolf Den, 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd. (exit 79A off Route 395), Uncasville, Conn. (888) 226-7711, mohegansun.com. 8 pm. No cover.

APRIL 25

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

Steve Burke, jazz, 007 Bar and Grill, 6105 Post Rd., North Kingstown. 884-5007. 4-8 pm.

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

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

Giacomo Gates, Mac Chrupcala, Alan Bernstein and Mike Coffey, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm.

Gipsy Kings, gypsy music, House of Blues, 15 Lansdowne St., Boston. (800) 745-3000, livenation.com. 8 pm. $59.50, $75.

Nicolas King and Mike Renzi, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200. 11 am-2 pm. Sunday brunch.

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

John Nemeth, blues and soul, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 7 pm. $12.

URI Concert Band, Brian Cardany director- Wind band music, Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, 3:00 p.m. $8, students $2.

APRIL 26

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

The Night Life 14-Piece Big Band with Mike Thayer, jazz and swing, 007 Bar and Grill, 6105 Post Rd., North Kingstown. 884-5007. 7:30-10:30 pm. No cover.

APRIL 27

Acoustic Loounge with Daniel Chase and Friends, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200. 7-10 pm.

URI Spring Jazz Series: Student Combos, University of Rhode Island, Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, 105 Upper College Rd. (off Route 138), Kingston. 874-2431, uri.edu/artsci/mus. 7:30 pm. $8; $2 students.

The Lois Vaughan Jazz Duo, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 849-3300. 6-8 pm. Newport Daily News Community Service Awards Banquet.

APRIL 28

Paul Caraher and Justin Caraher, jazz, EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side, 1 Butler Ave., Providence. 275-0682. 2 pm. Free.

The Hannah Devine Band and Jacob Haller, rock, pop, jazz and blues, The Speakeasy at Local 121, 121 Washington St., Providence. 274-2121, local121.com. 8 pm. $6.

Michael Dutra and the Strictly Sinatra Big Band, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Whites of Westport, 66 State Rd., Westport. (508) 675-7185, lafrancehospitality.com. 7-10 pm.

Dick Lupino, Marlene VerPlanck and Mike Renzi, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7:30-10 pm.

URI Percussion Ensemble: Ronald Stabile, director. Free show. University of Rhode Island, Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, 105 Upper College Rd. (off Route 138), Kingston. 874-2431, uri.edu/artsci/mus. 7:30 pm

APRIL 29

Steve Burke, jazz, Cantina di Marco, 405 Mendon Rd., Cumberland. 722-4170. 7-10 pm.

Jeff Pitchell and Texas Flood, blues, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 7 pm. $15. NRI Community Services Champions Music Series.

Michael Rollins and Company, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200. 8 pm-midnight.

URI Spring Jazz Series: The C100 Big Band, University of Rhode Island, Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, 105 Upper College Rd. (off Route 138), Kingston. 874-2431, uri.edu/artsci/mus. 7:30 pm. $8; $2 students.

Tish Adams, Mike Miller, Dan Lederer, Woody Corland- Downstairs Rochambeau Library branch, Hope Street. 

APRIL 30

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

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

Coolah Heads, blues and rock, Bon Vue Inn, 1230 Ocean Rd., Narragansett. 789-0696. 9 pm-1 am. $3.

Diving Ducks, rock, blues and rhythm and blues, Time Out Bar and Grill, 940 Mendon Rd., Cumberland. 333-9243. 8:30 pm.

Mike Dutra, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Newport Grand, 150 Admiral Kalbfus Blvd., Newport. 849-5000, newportgrand.com. 9 pm-12:30 am. No cover. 18+.

Gary “Guitar” Gramolini and the Grinders, rock and blues, Cady's Tavern, 2168 Putnam Pike (Route 44), West Glocester. 568-4102. 9:30 pm-1 am.

Phoebe Legare and George Leonard, jazz and French cabaret, Lobster Pot, 119 Hope St. (Route 114), Bristol. 253-1900. 8-11 pm. No cover.

Dick Lupino, Marlene VerPlanck and Mike Renzi, jazz, The Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

Dan Moretti, Nando Michelin and Jorge Najaro, Brazilian and Latin jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200. 7-1

Smokin' Joe Kubek and Bnois King, blues, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8, 10 pm. $17 early show; $10 late show; $20 both shows.

Lois Vaughan, jazz, Rhumbline, 62 Bridge St., Newport. 849-3999. 6:30-10 pm.

Johnny Winter, blues, Mohegan Sun, Wolf Den, 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd. (exit 79A off Route 395), Uncasville, Conn. (888) 226-7711, mohegansun.com. 8 pm. No cover.

URI Concert Choir, Mark Conley, director. University of Rhode Island, Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, 105 Upper College Rd. (off Route 138), Kingston. 874-2431, uri.edu/artsci/mus. 7:30 pm. $8; $2 students.

MAY 1

Brown University Jazz Band directed by Edward Tomassi, Brown University, Grant Recital Hall, Hope Street and Young Orchard Avenue, Providence. 8 pm. Free.


posted by thomasgreene, 04/20/10