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WRIU Jazz

RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING 4/8 TO 4/22/2013

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

MONDAY,  APRIL 8

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

TUESDAY,  APRIL  9

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

WEDNESDAY,  APRIL 10

Milt Javeryrhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 6-8 pm.

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

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

Dick Lupino, Karen Fisk, Kent Hewitt, piano, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm.

RIC Jazz Combos directed by Greg Abate, Rhode Island College, John Nazarian Center for the Performing Arts, Helen Forman Theatre, 600 Mount Pleasant Ave., Providence. 456-8144. 7 pm. Free.

Charles Denny, Senior Jazz Voice Recital, UMass Dartmouth, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Recital Hall, Rm 153, Parking Lot 8, 285 Old Westport Rd. North Darmouth, MA, 7 pm

Eric Bloom and the Funky Autocrats, funk and rhythm and blues, Fête, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, fetemusic.com. 9 pm. No cover. All ages.

THURSDAY,  APRIL 11

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.

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

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 6-8 pm.

Bill McGoldbrick and Pamela Stiebler, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200, sidebar-bistro.com. 7-10 pm. No cover.

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. $

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

FRIDAY,  APRIL  12

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Ramada Middletown Hotel, Portofino Bar and Grille, 425 East Main St., Middletown. 846-3555. 6-9 pm.

Lois Vaughan, piano, jazz, Wharf Tavern, 215 Water St., Warren. 289-2524, thewharftavernri.com. 6-9 pm.

Greg Abate, Kent Hewitt and Mark Pucci, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

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

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

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

Rod Luther, piano, jazz, Rhumbline, 62 Bridge St., Newport. 849-3999. 6:30-10 pm.

Dick Lupino, Mary Andrews, Pat Cardeiro and Jeff Fountain, jazz, Marriott, Ballroom, 1 Orms St., Providence. 272-2400. 7-11 pm. Haitian Hoopla Benefit.

The Ben Shaw Quartet, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200, sidebar-bistro.com. 7-10 pm. No cover.

Bruce Abbott, Paul Mason, Ron Fournier and Joe Potenza, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333, aspirerestaurant.com. 7:30-11 pm.

Kelley Lennon and Ralph Corsi, pop and jazz, Vintage Restaurant, 2 South Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1234, vintageri.com. 8-11 pm.

World Premier, rhythm and blues and Motown, Pearl Restaurant & Lounge, 393 Charles S., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 8 pm. $

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

TBA, jazz,  Roi Food and Music, 150 Chestnut St., Providence. 272-2161. 8:30 pm - midnight. No cover.

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

Mike Rollins and Company, rhythm and blues and jazz, Latin, and R&B, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm

SATURDAY,  APRIL 13

Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4-6 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 and pop, Elizabeth of Portofino, 897 Post Rd., Warwick. 461-8920. 6:30-9:30 pm.

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

The Zeke Martin Project, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200, sidebar-bistro.com. 7-10 pm. No cover.

The Brown University Jazz Band featuring Descember Bueno, Brown University, Salomon Center, DeCiccio Family Auditorium, Main Green, Waterman and George streets, Providence. 8 pm.

Soul Matter, jazz, funk, blues, Thai Taste, Dartmouth MA, 634 State Rd, Dartmouth, MA, 508.997.2109, www.thaitaste2.com. 8pm 3 sets

Steve Burke, jazz, DiParma Italian Table, Clarion Inn, 940 Fall River Ave., Seekonk. (508) 336-9222. 8-11 pm.

Kirk Feather and Greg Wardson, jazz, Simply Devine, 125 Water St., Warren. 246-2340. 8-10:30 pm.

Francisco Pais and Dave Zinno, jazz, Lobster Pot, 119 Hope St. (Route 114), Bristol. 253-9100. 8-11 pm. No cover.

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

Paul Lowe Jr., rhythm and blues and jazz, Latin, and R&B, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm

SUNDAY,  APRIL  14

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

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

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

Bobby McFerrin, jazz, Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave., Boston. (617) 266-1200, (617) 482-6661, celebrityseries.org. 3 pm. $$$-$$$$$$$$

John Murelle, tribute to Duke Ellington, Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum, 101 Ferry Rd. (Route 114), Bristol. 253-2707. 3-4 pm. $$ members discount.

Greg Abate, Mac Chrupcala, Al Bernstein and Artie Cabral, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm.

Milt Javery, R&B and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 4:30-7:30 pm.

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

The Calamari Brothers featuring Steve Cass, swing, Edward's Restaurant and Lounge, 1058 Charles St., North Providence. 475-4455. 6-10 pm.

Sweet P and the Who's Dat Band, jazz and blues jam, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootsprovidence.com. 7-11 pm. $5; musicians free.

Chris Thile and Brad Mehldau, world, Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Ave., Boston. (800) 745-3000, livenation.com. 7:30 pm. $$$-$$$$$

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

MONDAY,  APRIL 15

The Robert Cray Band, blues, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, narrowscenter.org. 8 pm. $$$$$$$$  advanced purchase discount.

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

TUESDAY,  APRIL  16

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

The URI Jazz Collective featuring Manny Morales, Ben Marcoux, Justin Kisch. Chris Zimmerman and Dan Reagan directed by Mark Berney, and The Standards Combo featuring Leland Baker, Chris Botelho, Alex Barnhart, Garrett Campbell and John Giacchi directed by Dave Zinno, jazz, University of Rhode Island, Fine Arts Center, Concert Hall, 105 Upper College Rd. (off Route 138), Kingston. 874-2431, uri.edu/music. 7:30 pm. $$ students half price.

WEDNESDAY,  APRIL 17

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

Milt Javeryrhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 6-8 pm.

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

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

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

Eric Bloom and the Funky Autocrats, funk and rhythm and blues, Fête, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, fetemusic.com. 9 pm. No cover. All ages.

THURSDAY,  APRIL 18

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

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 6-8 pm.

The Coastline Swing Band, Venice Restaurant and Banquet Center, 165 Shore Rd. (Route 1A), Westerly. 348-0055. 7:30-9:30 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. $

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

FRIDAY,  APRIL  19

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Ramada Middletown Hotel, Portofino Bar and Grille, 425 East Main St., Middletown. 846-3555. 6-9 pm.

Nick Sanfilippo, piano, jazz, Wharf Tavern, 215 Water St., Warren. 289-2524, thewharftavernri.com. 6-9 pm.

Dick Lupino, Debra Mann and John McKenna, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

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

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

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

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

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

Doug Woolverton, Paul Bouley, Vinny Pagano and Joe Potenza, , jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333, aspirerestaurant.com. 7:30-11 pm.

The B101 Big Band featuring Rebecca Cunha, Charles Larson, Molly Hammell, Justin Kisch and Lesa Terry directed by Jared Sims, jazz, University of Rhode Island, Fine Arts Center, Concert Hall, 105 Upper College Rd. (off Route 138), Kingston. 874-2431, uri.edu/music. 8 pm. $

Neil Letendre, jazz, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 8 pm.

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

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

Los Sugar Kings, Latin rock, and R&B, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm

SATURDAY,  APRIL 20

Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4-6 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 and pop, Elizabeth of Portofino, 897 Post Rd., Warwick. 461-8920. 6:30-9:30 pm.

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

Nicolas King and Mike Renzi, Italian, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 7 pm.

The Reggie Centracchio Group featuring Paul Broadnax, Peter Kotrimas, Joe Esposito and John Badessa, swing and jazz, Millonzi's Bar and Grille, 11 Curson St., West Warwick. 615-7891. 7-10 pm.

Eight to the Bar, swing, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootsprovidence.com. 8 pm. $

Greg Abate, Harry Allen, Greg Wardson, Todd Baker and Artie Cabral, jazz, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900,chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm. $$

Mike G. and Two Man Groove, jazz, Lobster Pot, 119 Hope St. (Rt. 114), Bristol 253-9100 8-11pm. No cover.

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

The Camelia Latin Jazz Band, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm

SUNDAY, APRIL 21

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

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

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

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

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 4:30-7:30 pm.

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

The Calamari Brothers featuring Steve Cass, swing, Edward's Restaurant and Lounge, 1058 Charles St., North Providence. 475-4455. 6-10 pm.

Sweet P and the Who's Dat Band, jazz and blues jam, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootsprovidence.com. 7-11 pm. $5; musicians free.

Hugh Masakela, jazz, Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Ave., Boston. (617) 747-2261, http://berklee.edu/BPC. 7:30 pm. $$$-$$$$

Bettye LaVette, soul, Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, narrowscenter.org. 8 pm. $35 advance; $40 day of show. $$$$ advanced purchase discoun

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

MONDAY,  APRIL 22

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

COMING UP:

TUESDAY, APRIL 23

The Adam's Apple Project jazz, University of Rhode Island, Fine Arts Center, Room C100, 105 Upper College Rd. (off Route 138), Kingston. 874-2431,uri.edu/music. 7:30 pm. $ students half price.

THURSDAY, APRIL 25

The C100 Big Band featuring Bianca Sperduti directed by John Monllos, jazz, University of Rhode Island, Fine Arts Center, Concert Hall, 105 Upper College Rd. (off Route 138), Kingston. 874-2431, uri.edu/music. 7:30 pm. $ students half price.

SUNDAY, APRIL 28

We Love Ella: A Tribute to a Legend, to Benefit the American Diabetes Association, 14 Musical groups, 1-8 pm, Roots Cultural Center, Providence.


posted by Bill Melone, 04/11/13