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RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING 8/27 TO 9/10/12 

 

Posted onwww.wriu.org/jazz/listings

 

(note: some gigs may have been changed or canceled; check with venue to confirm)

 

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

 

CALL FOR SCHEDULE

 

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

 

Wed. 8/29       Open Mic Blues Jam, 7pm, free

 

Thurs. 8/30      Sarah & The Tall Boys, 8pm, $

 

Fri. 8/31           Eric Sardinas, singer/songwriter, blues/rock, 8pm, $$

 

Sat. 9/1            James Montgomery Band, 8 & 10pm, $$, discount for both

 

Fri. 9/7             Dr. Peter DeBlasio Quartet, w/Diamond, jazz, 8pm, $$

 

Sat. 9/8            Through The Doors, multi-media tribute, 8pm, $$

 

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

 

Weds. 8/29      Mickey Bass New York Powerhouse Ensemble, 8pm, $$$

 

Thurs. 8/30      Brian Lynch Unsung Heroes Project, 8 & 10pm, $$$

 

Fri. 8/31           Maysa, smooth jazz/soul vocalist, 8 & 10pm, $$$

 

Wed. 9/5         Cyrille Aimee, vocalist, Diego Figueiredo, guitar, jazz, 8pm, $$

 

Thurs. 9/6        Jeff Kashiwa, sax w/Brian Simpson, piano, contemporary jazz, 8 & 10pm, $$$

 

Fri. 9/7             Valerie Simpson, singer/songwriter, pop/Motown, 8 & 10pm, $$$$

 

Regattabar, Charles Hotel, One Bennett St. Cambridge, 617-661-5000 www.regattabarjazz.com

 

Thurs. 8/30      Lucky Peterson feat./Tamara Peterson blues , 7:30pm, $$

 

Wed. 9/5         Klezwoods, CD release, 10-piece, klezmer, Balkan, pop & jazz, 7:30pm, $$

 

Thurs. 9/6        Bernardo Monk, contemporary tango quartet, 7:30pm, $$

 

Fri. 9/7             Jerry Gonzalez & El Comando de la Clave, 7:30pm, $$$

 

Sat. 9/8            Paul Byrom, (former Celtic Thunder tenor) pop, standards,7:30pm, $$$

 

Mon. 9/10        Courtyard Series: Berklee at the Regattabar, Caili O’Doherty piano trio, 6-8pm, free

 

Acton Jazz Café, Workers’ Credit Union Center (lower level, rear) 452 Great Rd, Acton, MA, 978-263-6161, www.actonjazzcafe.com

 

Tues. 8/28        Concert Series hosted by Fran Dagostino Band, 7:30pm, $

 

Wed. 8/29       Classic Night w/Paul Broadnax & Peter Kontrimas, 7:00pm; The Jerry Bergonzi Quartet, 9:30pm

 

Thurs. 8/30      Blues Jam, 8pm

 

Fri. 8/31           Classic Jazz w/Bob McHenry and friends, 7:30pm; Joe Kenneally and friends, 9:30pm

 

Sun. 9/2           Sunset Jazz Jam, 4pm; Starlight Jazz Jam, 7:30pm

 

Tues. 9/4          Concert Series hosted by Fran Dagostino Band, 7:30pm, $

 

Wed. 9/5         Classic Night w/Paul Broadnax & Peter Kontrimas, 7:00pm; The Jerry Bergonzi Quartet, 9:30pm

 

Thurs. 9/6        Blues Jam, 8pm

 

Fri. 9/7             TBA

 

Sun. 9/9           Sunset Jazz Jam, 4pm; Starlight Jazz Jam, 7:30pm

 

MONDAY, AUGUST 27

 

Ronnie Sands, pop & oldies, & Chris Jason, tribute to Frank Sinatra, DePasquale Sq. Venda/Costantino's Ristorante, 265 Atwells Ave., Providence. 421-9105. 7-10 pm.

 

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

 

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

 

TUESDAY, AUGUST 28

 

Mary Lou Neville, jazz and pop, Besos Tea House, 378 Main St., East Greenwich. 398-8855. 6:30-9:30pm.

 

The Mango Trio, jazz jam, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 7-10pm. No cover.

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29

 

Steve Burke, jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 pm.

 

Ginny Conley & Bill Moretti, jazz, Caffe Itri, 1686 Cranston St. 942-1970, caffeitri.com. 6:30-9:30pm.

 

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Grille 57, 57 Highland St., Worcester. (508) 798-2000. 6:30 pm.

 

Dick Lupino, Johnny Souza & Mike Renzi, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7:30-10pm.

 

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

 

Crescent City Sounds: Tuba Skinny, Original Jelly Roll Soul and Kickin' Brass, jazz, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootsprovidence.com. 8 pm. $

 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 30

 

Milton Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Camille's, Roman Garden Patio, 71 Bradford St. (off Atwells Avenue), Providence. 751-4812. 4:30-8:30 pm.

 

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

 

Steve Burke, jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 pm.

 

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

 

Gino Rosatti Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, jazz/blues, Jacky's Waterplace Sushi Bar, 200 Exchange St., Providence, 383-5000,www.jackyswaterplace.com, 6 – 10 pm, no cover

 

Ginny Conley & Bill Moretti, jazz, Caffe Itri, 1686 Cranston St. 942-1970, caffeitri.com. 6:30-9:30pm.

 

The Mango Trio featuring Liz Parrillo, jazz, Vintage Restaurant, 2 South Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1234, vintageri.com. 7:30 pm.

 

The Dick Willner Band with Jan Schmidt, swing, oldies and rhythm and blues, 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.


Kim Trusty and Rory, jazz & blues, The Roi, 150 Chestnut St, Providence, 272-2161, (call for time)

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 31

 

Rhythm & Roots Festival, Ninigret Park, Route 1, Charlestown. (888) 855-6940, rhythmandroots.com. The Pine Leaf Boys, Geno Delafose and French Rockin' Boogie, Donna the Buffalo, The Gourds, Roddie Romero and the Hub City All-Stars, Sarah and the Tall Boys and Jesse Lege and Bayou Brew. 5-11 pm, $$$$, discounted 3-day passes, kids 12 and under free with paid adult.

 

Milt Javery, R&B/jazz, Ramada Middletown Hotel, Portofino Bar and Grille, 425 East Main St., Middletown. 846-3555. 6-9 pm.

 

Dick Lupino, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10pm.

 

Al Abbott, swing, La Cucina, 266 Putnam Pike, Smithfield. 349-4130. 6:30-10:30 pm.

 

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

 

Billy Musto, pop and jazz, Waterplace Restaurant, 1 Finance Way, Providence. 272-1040. 6:30-9:30 pm.

 

Greg Abate, John Anter & Joe Potenza, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333, aspirerestaurant.com. 7-11 pm. No cover.

 

Steve Burke, jazz, Riviera Inn, 580 North Broadway, East Providence. 8:30-12

 

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

 

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

 

Rick Costa Trio, jazz, The Roi, 150 Chestnut St, Providence, 272-2161, 8:30pm-12m

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1

 

Rhythm & Roots Festival, Ninigret Park, Route 1, Charlestown. (888) 855-6940, rhythmandroots.com. The Pine Leaf Boys, Hugh Laurie and the Copper Bottom Band, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, La Bottine Souriante, The Duhks, Geno Delafose and French Rockin' Boogie, The Gourds, Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic, Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound, Roddie Romero and the Hub City All-Stars, Johnny Nicholas and Hellbent featuring Cindy Cashdollar, Ed Poullard and Preston Frank, Sarah and the Tall Boys, Dennis Stroughmatt and Creole Stomp, Planet Zydeco, Magnolia, Noe Socha and Hot Tamale Brass Band. Noon-11 pm. $$$$$, discounted 3-day passes, kids 12 and under free with paid adult.

 

TBA, jazz, Greenvale Vineyards, Tasting Room, 582 Wapping Rd., Portsmouth. 847-3777, greenvale.com. 1-4pm.

 

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

 

Steve Burke, jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 pm.

 

Art Manchester, jazz, Ramada Middletown Hotel, Portofino Bar and Grille, 425 East Main St., Middletown. 846-3555. 6-9 pm.

 

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

 

Lois Vaughan, solo piano, Rhumbline Restaurant, 62 Bridge St. Newport RI, 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 Vini Ames Duo, pop, rock, rhythm and blues and jazz, Top of the Bay, 898 Oakland Beach Ave., Warwick. 921-3663. 7-11 pm.

 

Joe Potenza Trio, The Roi, 150 Chestnut St, Providence, 272-2161, 8-11:30pm

 

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 Restaurant, 1992 Victory Hwy., Glendale. 568-6996. 9-11 pm

 

Billy Musto, pop and jazz, Coast Guard House, 40 Ocean Rd., Narragansett. 789-0700. 9:30 pm-12:30 am.

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

 

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

 

Ron Sanfilippo, jazz brunch, Eleven Forty Nine East, 965 Fall River Ave., Seekonk. (508) 336-9411. 9 am-3

 

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.

 

Mary Lou Neville and Bill Moretti, jazz and pop brunch, Besos Tea House, 378 Main St., East Greenwich. 398-8855. 11 am-2 pm.

 

Rhythm & Roots Festival, Ninigret Park, Route 1, Charlestown. (888) 855-6940, rhythmandroots.com. The Pine Leaf Boys, The David Bromberg Big Band, Nanci Griffith, Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, The Duhks, Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound, Ed Poullard and Preston Frank, Sarah and the Tall Boys, Dennie Stroughmatt and Creole Stomp, Golden Triangle, Tornado Rider, The New Orleans Suspects, Planet Zydeco, Magnolia and Hot Tamale Brass Band. Noon-10:30 pm. $$$$$, discounted 3-day passes, kids 12 and under free with paid adult.

 

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

 

Milt Javery, R&B, jazz, Trattoria Sympatico, 13 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3731. 4-7 pm.

 

Steve Burke, jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 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.

 

The Buddy Roach Trio, jazz jam/rock, Billy Goode's, 29 Marlborough St, Newport. 848-5013. 8:30pm-12:30 am.

 

 

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3

Ronnie Sands, pop & oldies, & Chris Jason, tribute to Frank Sinatra, DePasquale Sq. Venda/Costantino's Ristorante, 265 Atwells Ave., Providence. 421-9105. 7-10 pm.

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

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

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4

Mary Lou Neville, jazz and pop, Besos Tea House, 378 Main St., East Greenwich. 398-8855. 6:30-9:30pm.

The Mango Trio, jazz jam, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 7-10pm. No cover.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

Steve Burke, jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 pm.

Ginny Conley & Bill Moretti, jazz, Caffe Itri, 1686 Cranston St. 942-1970, caffeitri.com. 6:30-9:30pm.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Grille 57, 57 Highland St., Worcester. (508) 798-2000. 6:30 pm.

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

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

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6

Milton Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Camille's, Roman Garden Patio, 71 Bradford St. (off Atwells Avenue), Providence. 751-4812. 4:30-8:30 pm.

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

Steve Burke, jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 pm.

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

Gino Rosatti Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, jazz/blues, Jacky's Waterplace Sushi Bar, 200 Exchange St., Providence, 383-5000,www.jackyswaterplace.com, 6 – 10 pm, no cover

Ginny Conley & Bill Moretti, jazz, Caffe Itri, 1686 Cranston St. 942-1970, caffeitri.com. 6:30-9:30pm.

Coastline Swing Band, Venice Restaurant, 165 Shore Rd.(Rt.1A) Westerly, 348-0055, 7:30-9:30, no cover

Christine Ohlman and Rebel Montez and Mitch Chakour, Americana, blues and rhythm and blues, Courthouse Center for the Arts, 3481 Kingstown Rd., West Kingston. 782-1018, courthousearts.org. 7:30 pm. $$$

The Mango Trio featuring Liz Parrillo, jazz, Vintage Restaurant, 2 South Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1234, vintageri.com. 7:30 pm.

The Dick Willner Band with Jan Schmidt, swing, oldies and rhythm and blues, 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.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

Milt Javery, R&B/jazz, Ramada Middletown Hotel, Portofino Bar and Grille, 425 East Main St., Middletown. 846-3555. 6-9 pm.

Dick Lupino, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10pm.

Al Abbott, swing, La Cucina, 266 Putnam Pike, Smithfield. 349-4130. 6:30-10:30 pm.

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

Billy Musto, pop and jazz, Waterplace Restaurant, 1 Finance Way, Providence. 272-1040. 6:30-9:30 pm.

Joe Potenza, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333, aspirerestaurant.com. 7-11 pm. No cover.

The John Pizzarelli Quartet, jazz, Bull Run Restaurant, 215 Great Rd. (Route 2A), Shirley, Mass. (978) 425-4311, bullrunrestaurant.com. 8 pm. $$$$$, advanced purchase discount.

Steve Burke, jazz, Riviera Inn, 580 North Broadway, East Providence. 8:30-12

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

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

Rich Costa Trio, jazz & standards, The Roi, 150 Chestnut St, Providence, 272-2161, 8:30pm-12m

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

Dick Lupino, jazz, Greenvale Vineyards, Tasting Room, 582 Wapping Rd., Portsmouth. 847-3777, greenvale.com. 1-4pm.

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

Steve Burke, jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 pm.

Art Manchester, jazz, Ramada Middletown Hotel, Portofino Bar and Grille, 425 East Main St., Middletown. 846-3555. 6-9 pm.

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

Joe Parillo, solo piano, Rhumbline Restaurant, 62 Bridge St. Newport RI, 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 Vini Ames Duo, pop, rock, rhythm and blues and jazz, Top of the Bay, 898 Oakland Beach Ave., Warwick. 921-3663. 7-11 pm.

TBA, The Roi, 150 Chestnut St, Providence, 272-2161, 8-11:30pm

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

Jaimoe's Jasssz Band, jazz, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 596-4225, theknickerbockercafe.com. 9 pm. $$, advanced purchase discount

Chris Jason, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Bella Restaurant, 1992 Victory Hwy., Glendale. 568-6996. 9-11 pm

Billy Musto, pop and jazz, Coast Guard House, 40 Ocean Rd., Narragansett. 789-0700. 9:30 pm-12:30 am.

Tish Adams with Mike Renzi, piano, jazz & staNDARDS The Roi, 150 Chestnut St, Providence, 272-2161, 8-11:30pm

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

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

Ron Sanfilippo, jazz brunch, Eleven Forty Nine East, 965 Fall River Ave., Seekonk. (508) 336-9411. 9 am-3

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.

Mary Lou Neville and Bill Moretti, jazz and pop brunch, Besos Tea House, 378 Main St., East Greenwich. 398-8855. 11 am-2 pm.

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

Milt Javery, R&B, jazz, Trattoria Sympatico, 13 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3731. 4-7 pm.

Steve Burke, jazz, Trattoria Romana, 3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln. 333-6700. 5-9 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.

The Buddy Roach Trio, jazz jam/rock, Billy Goode's, 29 Marlborough St, Newport. 848-5013. 8:30pm-12:30 am.

 

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

 

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

 

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

 

 

 


posted by Bill Melone, 08/29/12