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RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING Feb. 6 to Feb. 21

 (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. 2/8 David Zinno, Tim Ray (pianist w/Lyle Lovett), Marty Richards, 7 pm

Thurs. 2/9 Inventions Quartet, 8 pm

Fri. 2/10 Mac Odom, 8 pm

Sat. 2/11 Greg Abate, Paul Nagel, Dave Zinno, Marty Richards, 7 pm, $

Followed by Late Night Show w/Boo City!

Wed. 2/15 TBA

Thur. 2/16 Eric Bloom, One Night Only: Sings Standards, w/Odie Teken, piano, Todd Baker, bass, Vinny Pagano, drums, 7 pm

Fri. 2/17 Tribeca, 8 pm, $

Sat. 2/18 Dan Maretti Quartet, feat/Tim Ray. Marty Ballou, Marty Richards, 6:30 pm

Followed by Late Night Jam Session.

Tues. 2/21 Marti Gras,Party, New Orleans Band w/Billy Morretti. Piano, Tom Pasquarelli, banjo, Tony Coelho, horns; a plethora of vocalists, including, Jeanne Evans, Susie Iacobellis, Elaine Sullivan, Aline Hebert, Terri Givens, Ginny Conley, Diane Cary, costumes encouraged, prize for the wildest.

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

Wed. 2/8 Lil' Cousin, open blues jam, 7-10 pm, no cover

Fri. 2/10 Scott Hamilton & friends, 8 & 10 pm, $$$

Sat. 2/11 Debbie Davis, blues, 8 pm, $$

Fri. 2/17 The Brian Maes Band, “rockin' fun band” 8 pm, $$

Sat. 2/18 Jame Montgomery Band, blues, 8 & 10 pm, $$

Thurs. 2/23 Duke Robillard Jazz Trio, 8 pm, $

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

Tues. 2/7 Dazz Band, jazz/funk, 8 pm, $$$

Wed. 2/8 Jessy J, vocals/sax, Latin Jazz, 8 pm, $$

Thurs. 2/9 Dominique Eade, Brad Shepik, John Lockwood, Donny McCaslin, jazz, 8 & 10 pm $$

Fri, Sat. 2/10,11 David Sanborn, Joey DeFrancisco, Byron, Landham, jazz, 8 & 10 pm, $$$$

Tues. 2/14 Paul Broadnax w/Cassandre McKinley, 8 pm, $$

Wed. 2/15 Buster Williams (bass) Quintet, 8 pm, $$$

Thurs. 2/16 The Soul Jazz Orchestra, six piece groove,soul, jazz, Afro-Latin, 8 pm, $$

Fri-Sat.2/17-18 Earl Klugh, guitar, w/Nelson Rangell, Sax, 8 & 10 pm, $$$$.

Tues, 2/21 Bill Banfield's Jazz Urbane, w/Greg Osby, 8 pm, $$

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

Wed. 2/8 Matt Haimovitz & Chris O'Riley, cello, piano duo, 7:30 pm, $$

Thurs. 2/9 Leo Blanco Quartet, Afro Latin/European, 7:30 pm, $$

Fri./Sat. 2/10,11 McCoy Tyner w/Jonathan Batiste, 7:30 pm & 10 pm, $$$

Tues. 2/14 Gretchen Parlato Valentines Day, 7:30 & 10 pm, $$$

Wed. 2/15 Berklee Global Jazz Institute Masters Series w/Terri Lyne Carrington, 7:30 pm, $$

Thurs, 2/16 Tim Berne Quartet - “Snakeoil” new jazz, 7:30 pm. $$

Fri. 2/17 Juanito Pascual, guitar-flamenco/jazz w/Barbara Martinez, singer/dancer, & trio, 7:30 & 10 pm. $$

Sat. 2/18 Women Of The World, international vocal group 7:30 pm, $$

Tues, 2/21 Buckwheat Zydeco, 7:30 pm, $$$

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6

Steve Burke, jazz, Escada Restaurant and Bar, 39 Putnam Pike, Johnson, 233-0007, www.escadabar.com, 6-10 pm.

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

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 7

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

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8

Mary Andrews, vocals, Mike Renzi, piano, Dick Lupino, bass, jazz, 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

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Grille 57, 57 Highland St., Worcester, MA. (508) 798-2000.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9

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

The Mango Jazz Trio: Richard Hundley w/Mibbit & Zeff, Vintage Restaurant, 2 South Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1234, vintageri.com. 6:30 pm

Tish Adams singing with, 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.

Catherine Russell, jazz, Bryant University, Janikies Theatre, 1150 Douglas Pike, Smithfield. 531-6661. 7 pm. $; Bryant alumni advanced purchase discount; Bryant faculty, staff and students free. Reservations recommended.

Paul Del Nero, bass, w/?, 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.

Superchief Trio, honky tonk, Nick-A-Nees, 75 South St., Providence. 861-7290. 9 pm.

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

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10

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

Joe Esposito, sax, Mike Renzi, piano, Dick Lupino, bass, vocals, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

Dennis Pratt, bass, vocals, Lois Vaughan, piano, jazz, Adagio Piano Lounge, 227 South Main St. Fall River, MA, 508.672.0296, 6 - 9 pm

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

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

Tish Adams, vocals, Gino Rosati, guitar, Rick Costa, drums, Joe Potenza, bass, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333. 7-11 pm. No cover, (corner of Matthewson St., free valet parking)

The Innovations featuring Larry Perlman, John Curzio and Al DeAndrade, standards and jazz, Cresta Bar and Ristorante, 100 Main St., Pawtucket. 722-2151. 7-10 pm.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Capital Grille, 1 Union Station, Providence. 521-5600. 7 pm.

Greg Wardson Trio featuring Bonnie Mann, vocals, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 8 pm-midnight. No cover.

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.

The Sweet P Blues Band, blues and jazz, Vintage Restaurant, 2 South Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1234, vintageri.com. 8:30 pm-midnight.

George Clinton and Parliament/Funkadelic, funk, Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel, 79 Washington St., Providence. 331-5876, 272-5876, etix.com. 9 pm. $$$ advanced purchase discount.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11

Preview for Hot Steam Jazz Fest: Jeff and Joel's House Party: 15 musician, Sat. 11 am to 4 pm & 5 to 10 pm, Sun. 11 am to 4 pm, each the 3 session include meal, 439 River St., Guilford, CT info and order form at www.jeffandjoelshouseparty.com or call Maureen 203-208-1481

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.

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

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

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

Amanda Carr Quintet, “Songs From The Heart Of The American Songbook”, Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Rd. West Hardford, CT, 860-523-0700, www.PlayHouseOnPark.org, $$$, 8 pm

Chanteuse Anniversary Showcase, pop, rock, folk, jazz and cabaret, Fête Lounge, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, fetemusic.com. Jess Powers, Miss Wensday, The Sugar Honey Iced Tea, Vulgarrity, Michelle Cruz, Kristen Minsky and Tig & Bean. 8 pm. $$ advanced purchase discount

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

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Richards Pub, 3347 South County Trail, (Rt. 2) East Greenwich,884-2880,8:30 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

The Majesstic Jazz Series Presents: Love For Sale, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm-1 am.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12

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, Paul Nagel, piano, Castle Hill Inn and Resort, 590 Ocean Drive, Newport, 849-3800, 12:30 – 3:30 pm.

Dan Moretti, Greg Wardson, Al Bernstein, Mike Coffey, 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, FEBRUARY 13

Steve Burke, jazz, Escada Restaurant and Bar, 39 Putnam Pike, Johnson, 233-0007, www.escadabar.com, 6-10 pm.

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

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

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

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Uncle Ronnie's Red Tavern, 2692 Victory Highway, Nasonville. 568-6243. 7 pm. $$$ includes dinner and wine.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15

Jim Pocella, vocals, Yvonne Monnett, piano, Dick Lupino, bass, jazz, 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 SoulJazz Orchestra, soul and jazz, Fête Lounge, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, fetemusic.com. 9 pm. $10 advance; $15 day of show. All ages.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Grille 57, 57 Highland St., Worcester, MA. (508) 798-2000.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16

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.

Paul Del Nero, bass, w/?, jazz, Fathoms, Newport Marriott, 7-10 pm.

Coastline Swing Band, Venice Restaurant, 165 Shore Rd, Westerly, 348-0055, 7:30 – 9:30 pm www.coastlineswingband.com

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, FEBRUARY 17

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

Oldies Night: Mary Andrews, Pat Cardeiro, Dick Lupino, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

Ginny Conley 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.

Joe Esposito, sax, Paul Bouley, piano, Vinny Pagano, drums, Joe Potenza, bass, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333. 7-11 pm. No cover, (corner of Matthewson St., free valet parking)

The Innovations featuring Larry Perlman, John Curzio and Al DeAndrade, standards and jazz, Cresta Bar and Ristorante, 100 Main St., Pawtucket. 722-2151. 7-10 pm.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Capital Grille, 1 Union Station, Providence. 521-5600. 7 pm.

Tish Adams, vocals, Kent Hewitt, piano, Al Bernstein, bass, Mike Coffey, drums, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 8 pm-midnight. No cover.

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.

Travis Colby Group, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm-1 am.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18

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.

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

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

9-Steve Burke, jazz, Fitzy's Pub, 1 Man Mar Drive, Plainville, Mass. (508) 699-2532. 7-11 pm.

Original Jelly Roll Soul, jazz, Vanilla Bean Cafe, 450 Deerfield Rd. (Routes 44, 169 and 97), Pomfret, Conn. (860) 928-1562, vanillabeancafe.com. 8 pm. $10.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Uncle Ronnie's Red Tavern, 2692 Victory Highway, Nasonville. 568-6243. 8:30 pm.

Greg Piccolo and the Marti Gras Expansion Pac, rhythm and blues, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 596-4225, theknickerbockercafe.com. 9 pm. $$, advanced purchase discount.

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, FEBRUARY 19

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.

BVHS Jazz Concert: Andy DiPaolo Piano Trio, w/Joe Holtzman, drums, John Curzio, Bass, jazz, North Gate Toll House, 1873 Old Louisquisett Pike (Rt. 246) Lincoln, RI, Blackstone Valley Historical Society, 862-4202, 2 pm, $$ advanced purchase advised, limited seating.

Eric Bloom, trumpet, Sonny Paris, piano, Al Bernstein, Mike Coffey, 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

Rikki Bates, David Bottai, Rick Couto, Bob Giusti, Joe Groves, Vinny Pagano, Gary St. Germain, Mike Warner, Klem, Chandler Travis, The Catbirds and The Rizzztones, rock, blues and rhythm and blues, The Met, Hope Artiste Village, 1005 Main St., Pawtucket. 729-1005, themetri.com. 4-9 pm. No cover. Celebrating the life of former NRBQ drummer Tom Ardolino.

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, FEBRUARY 20

Steve Burke, jazz, Escada Restaurant and Bar, 39 Putnam Pike, Johnson, 233-0007, www.escadabar.com, 6-10 pm.

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

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21

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

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Uncle Ronnie's Red Tavern, 2692 Victory Highway, Nasonville. 568-6243. 7 pm. $$$ includes

dinner and wine.


posted by Bill Melone, 02/07/12