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RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING Jan. 9 to Jan. 23

note: listings in red italics are usual gigs that have not been specifically confirmed for current dates)

SideBar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St, Providence (Entrance on Pine St) 421-7200, www.sidebar-bistro.com

Wed. 1/11 David Zinno, Paul Negal, Royal Hartigan, 7 pm

Fri. 1/13 Eric Bloom & Jared Sims Organ Quartet, funk, 8 pm

Sat. 1/14 Ida Zecco, Yvonne Monnett, Tom Pasquerelli, 7 pm

Wed. 1/18 John Allmark Trio, 7 pm

Thurs. 1/19 Inventions Quartet, 7 pm

Fri. 1/20 Mac Odom, blues, rock, 8 pm

Sat. 1/21 Eric Bloom, Doug Woolverton, Marty Ballou, Sonny Barbato, 8 pm

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

Wed. 1/11 Open Blues Jam w/Lil' Cousin, 7-10 pm, no cover

Fri. 1/13 Max Stubs Band Feat/sax Gordon, 8 pm, $$

Sat. 1/14 Sugar Ray & the Bluetones feat/Monster Mike Welch, Mudcat Ward, Anthony Geraci & Neil Gouvin, 8 pm, $$

Wed. 1/18 Open Blues Jam w/Lil' Cousin, 7-10 pm, no cover

Fri. 1/20 Johnny Hoy & The Bluefish, 8 pm, $$

Sat. 1/21 Debra Mann & Dan Moretti, w/Dave Zinno, bass, Steve Langone & Danny Schwartz, percussion, celebrating Jobim's 85th birthday, 8 pm, $$

Sculler’s Jazz Club, 400 Soldiers Field Rd., Boston, www.scullersjazz.com 617-562-4111

Wed. 1/11 Spiros Exaras & Elio Villafranca piano guitar duo, Afro-Cuban/Greek, 8 pm, $$

Thurs, 1/12 Giacomo Gates, vocalise, 8 pm, $$$

Fri. 1/13 Kenny Werner & David Sanchez, “Unknown,” 8 & 10 pm, $$$

Tues. 1/17 Ron Della Chiesa, book signing & hosting a multi-artist musical tribute the Al Vega, 8 pm, $$

Wed. 1/18 Ed Reed, vocalist, CD release, “Born To Be Blue” w/Randy Porter, piano, Robb

Fisher, bass, Akira Tana, drums, Anton Schwartz, sax, 8 pm, $$$

Thurs. 1/19 Teirney Sutton, jazz vocalist, w/Christian Jacob, Trey Henry, Kevin Axt, Ray Brinker,

8 & 10 pm, $$$

Fri, Sat. 1/20,21 Diane Schuur, Grammy winning singer, pianist, jazz, 8 & 10 pm, $$$

Regattabar, Charles Hotel, One Bennett St. Cambridge, www.regattabarjazz.com 617-395-7757

Wed 1/11 International Guitar Night, 7:30 pm, $$

Fri. 1/13 Roomful of Blues, 7:30 & 10 pm, $$$

Sat. 1/14 Tom Wopat, B'way & Standards, 7:30 pm, $$$

Thurs. 1/19 Elew, solo piano, jazz, pop, 7:30 pm, $$

Fri. 1/20 Gregorio Uribe, vocals/accordion/guitar/percussion, Latin funk & ballads, 7:30 pm, $$

Sat. 1/21 Pat Martino Organ Trio, 7:30 & 10 pm, $$$

MONDAY, JANUARY 9

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

TUESDAY, JANUARY 10

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11

Dick Lupino, bass, vocals, Jeff Stout, Trumpet, Greg Wadson, piano, jazz/standards, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd, Newport, 849-6312, 7 – 9:30 pm.

Rick Costa (drums)Trio, w/Gino Rosati, guitar & Joe Potenza, bass, DeWolf Tavern, Bristol, 259 Thames Street, 7:30 - 9:30. pm

THURSDAY, JANUARY 12

Steve Burke, jazz, Adagio Piano Lounge, 227 South Main St. Fall River, MA, 508.672.0296, 6 -9 pm

Gino Rosatti (guitar) Jazz Ensemble, jazz/blues, Jacky's Waterplace Sushi Bar, 200 Exchange St., Providence, 383-5000, www.jackyswaterplace.com, 7 – 11 pm, no cover

Sweet Little Variety Show, Roots Café, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 7 pm. $

Don McLean and the Jazz Strollers, Pancho O'Malley's, Mariner Square, 140 Point Judith Rd., Narragansett. 782-2290. 5-8 pm.

R.A. Fish's Global Jazz Ensemble, India, 1060 Hope St., Providence. 421-2600. 6-9 pm.

Paul Del Nero, jazz, Fathoms, Newport Marriott, 7-10 pm.

The Dick Willner Band, oldies, swing, Le Foyer Banquet Hall, 151 Fountain St., Pawtucket. 725-8530. 7:30 pm. $.

Here to Stay, jazz, Powers Pub, 27 Aborn St., Cranston. 714-0655, powerspub.com. 8-11 pm.

Silk & Steel, jazz and pop, L'Elizabeth's Café, 285 South Main St., Providence. 861-1974. 9 pm. No cover.

Superchief Trio, honky tonk and swing, Nick-A-Nees, 75 South St., Providence. 861-7290. 9 pm-1 am. No cover

FRIDAY, JANUARY 13

Dick Lupino, bass, vocals, Dennis Cook,sax, Paul Nagel, piano, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

?, Temple Lounge in the Renaissance Hotel, Providence, 8:30 to 11:30 pm.

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

Joe Potenza, bass, w/Ralph Rosen, chromatic harmonica, Tony Medeiros, guitar/vocals, Mark Texeria, drums, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333. 7-11 pm. No cover, (corner of Matthewson St., free valet parking)

Gospel Celebration for the 20th Anniversary of the Fabulous Benton Brothers, w/many guest groups, Roots Café, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 7 pm. $$ advanced purchase discount

The Tom Pasquarelli Trio featuring Bonnie Mann, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 8:30 pm-12:30 am. No cover.

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

Steve Burke, jazz, Riviera Inn, 580 North Broadway, East Providence. 431-9231. 8:30 pm-midnight.

Eight to the Bar, jump/swing, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm-1 am.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 14

Art Manchester, jazz, Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Ave., Newport. 848-8200, NewportArtMuseum.org. 2 pm. $$; $ members. Winter lecture series.

Travis Colby, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4:30-6:30 pm.

Mary Lou Neville and Bill Moretti, jazz, Elizabeth of Portofino's, 897 Post Rd., Warwick. 461-8920. 6:30-9:30 pm.

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

The Reginald Centracchio Band featuring Kenny Marrocco, Greg Wardson, Joe Esposito and John Badessa, jazz and swing, Millonzi's Bar and Grille, 11 Curson St., West Warwick. 615-7891. 7-10 pm.

The Tony Cipolla Group, jazz and standards, The Dorrance, 60 Dorrance St., Providence. 521-6000. 7-11 pm. No cover.

Winter Blues Bash: The James Montgomery Band, blues, Salve Regina University, Ochre Court, 100 Ochre Point Ave., Newport. 418-3376, mecmec.org. 7-11 pm. $$$$$$. Benefit to support Middletown Public School children and educators.

Steve Burke, jazz, Rancho Chico, 52 Washington St., Plainville, Mass. (508) 643-2534. 7-10 pm.

Debra Mann, piano & vocals, Dave Zinno, bass, Lobster Pot, 119 Hope St. (Rt. 114) Bristol, 253-9100, 8 – 11 pm, no cover.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Ritrovo Italian Pub and Grille, 1050 Main St., East Greenwich. 398-7600. 8:30 pm

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

Chris Jason, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Bella, 1992 Victory Hyw. Glendale, 568-4234, 9-11 pm

Paul Geremia, folk and blues, Nick-A-Nees, 75 South St., Providence. 861-7290. 9 pm-1 am. No cover.
Lonnie Gaspirini, B-3 Organ, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm-1 am.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 15

Jazz Brunch w/Darlene Andrade, DiParma Italian Table, 940 Fall River Ave., Seekonk, MA, 508.336.9222, www.diparmaitaliantable.com, 9 am – 2 pm

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

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

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

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

Marcel Gauvin, Greg Wardson, Alan Bernstein and Artie Cabral, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm. No cover.

Roomful of Blues, rhythm and blues, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 596-4225, theknickerbockercafe.com. 4 pm. $$$. Benefit for the Charlestown Land Trust to create the Watchaug Pond Nature Preserve.

Steve Burke, jazz, Adagio Piano Lounge, 227 South Main St. Fall River, MA, 508.672.0296, 4 -7 pm

The R.A. Fish Duo, jazz and global, India, 1060 Hope St., Providence. 421-2600. 5-8 pm.

Sweet P and Who's Dat Band, jazz and blues jam, Roots Café, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 7-11 pm. $; participating musicians and singers free.

Buddy Roach Trio, jazz jam and rock, Billy Goode's, 29 Malborough St, Newport, 8:30 pm – 12:30 am

MONDAY, JANUARY 16

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

TUESDAY, JANUARY 17

Steve Burke, jazz, Ciara Lounge, 1525 Smith St., North Providence. 354-8800. 6-10 pm.
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18

Jack Craig, tribute to Jerome Kern, EPOCH Assisted Living on the East Side, 1 Butler Ave., Providence. 275-0682, epochsl.com. 2 pm. 

Shawnn Monteiro, Greg Wardson, piano, Dick Lupino, bass, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd, Newport, 849-6312, 7 – 9:30 pm.

Rick Costa (drums)Trio, w/Gino Rosati, guitar & Joe Potenza, bass, DeWolf Tavern, Bristol, 259 Thames Street, 7:30 - 9:30. pm

The Cartells, jazz, swing, Motown, rhythm and blues and rock, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 596-4225, theknickerbockercafe.com. 8-10 pm. No cover.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 19

Steve Burke, jazz, Adagio Piano Lounge, 227 South Main St. Fall River, MA, 508.672.0296, 6 -9 pm

Gino Rosatti (guitar) Jazz Ensemble, jazz/blues, Jacky's Waterplace Sushi Bar, 200 Exchange St., Providence, 383-5000, www.jackyswaterplace.com, 7 – 11 pm, no cover

Don McLean and the Jazz Strollers, Pancho O'Malley's, Mariner Square, 140 Point Judith Rd., Narragansett. 782-2290. 5-8 pm.

R.A. Fish's Global Jazz Ensemble, India, 1060 Hope St., Providence. 421-2600. 6-9 pm.

Coastline Swing Band, Venice Restaurant, 165 Shore Rd, Westerly, 348-0055, 6 – 10:30 pm www.coastlineswingband.com

Paul Del Nero, jazz, Fathoms, Newport Marriott, 7-10 pm.

The Dick Willner Band, oldies, swing, Le Foyer Banquet Hall, 151 Fountain St., Pawtucket. 725-8530. 7:30 pm. $.

Here to Stay, jazz, Powers Pub, 27 Aborn St., Cranston. 714-0655, powerspub.com. 8-11 pm.

Silk & Steel, jazz and pop, L'Elizabeth's Café, 285 South Main St., Providence. 861-1974. 9 pm. No cover.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 20

Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4:30-6:30 pm.

Yvonne Monnett, piano, vocals, Ted Casher, sax, Dick Lupino, bass, vocals, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

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

Joe Potenza, Trio w/Dan Moretti, sax & flute, Steve DeConti, guitar, John Anter, drums, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333. 7-11 pm. No cover, (corner of Matthewson St., free valet parking)

Tish Adams, w/Greg Wardson, piano, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd. Middletown, 847-2750, 8:30

John Medeski, keyboards, Bob Gullotti, drums, Dave Zinno, bass, Fete Lounge, 103 Dike St. Providence, 383-1112, www.fetemusic.com 8 pm, $$

Steve Burke, jazz, Riviera Restaurant, 580 North Broadway, East Providence, 431-4031, 8:30pm-12am

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

Eight to the Bar, swing and rhythm and blues, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 596-4225, theknickerbockercafe.com. 9 pm. $$

SATURDAY, JANUARY 21

Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4:30-6:30 pm.

Mary Lou Neville and Bill Moretti, jazz, Elizabeth of Portofino's, 897 Post Rd., Warwick. 461-8920. 6:30-9:30 pm.

The Tony Cipolla Group, jazz and standards, The Dorrance, 60 Dorrance St., Providence. 521-6000. 7-11 pm. No cover.

Duke Robillard, blues, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, www.ncfta.org. 8 pm $$$ advance; advanced purchase discount.

The Bohemian Quartet, gypsy, Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. 725-9272, www.riverfolk.org. 8 pm. $$

Steve Burke, jazz, Rancho Chico, 52 Washington St., Plainville, Mass. (508) 643-2534. 7-10 pm.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Uncle Ronnie's Red Tavern, 2692 Victory Hwy, Harrisville, 8:30 pm

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

Chris Jason, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Bella, 1992 Victory Highway. Glendale, 568-4234, 9-11 pm

SUNDAY, JANUARY 22

Jazz Brunch w/Darlene Andrade, DiParma Italian Table, 940 Fall River Ave., Seekonk, MA, 508.336.9222, www.diparmaitaliantable.com, 9 am – 2 pm

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

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

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

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

Dean & Marilyn” Steve Palumbo, Luann Dutra, Lighthouse Bar, Twin River, 100 Twin River Rd, Lincoln, www.twinriver.com/calendar 2 – 6 pm, no cover

Mac Chrupcala Trio, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm. No cover.

Steve Burke, jazz, Adagio Piano Lounge, 227 South Main St. Fall River, MA, 508.672.0296, 4 -7 pm

The R.A. Fish Duo, jazz and global, India, 1060 Hope St., Providence. 421-2600. 5-8 pm.

Sweet P and Who's Dat Band, jazz and blues jam, Roots Café, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 7-11 pm. $; participating musicians and singers free.

Buddy Roach Trio, jazz jam and rock, Billy Goode's, 29 Malborough St, Newport, 8:30 pm – 12:30 am

MONDAY, JANUARY 23

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


posted by Bill Melone, 01/12/12