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WRIU Jazz

RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING 7/12 TO 7/22/2013

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

PLEASE CONTACT jazz@wriu.org with any corrections or additions

FRIDAY,  JULY 12

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

Stan Hotzman, piano, jazz, Wharf Tavern, 215 Water St., Warren. 289-2524, thewharftavernri.com. 6-9 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.

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

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

Ginny Conley and Bill Moretti, jazz, Metacomet Country Club, 500 Veterans Memorial Pkwy., East Providence. 438-1122. 6:30-9:30 pm. Reservations required.

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

The Baker Brothers Trio, tribute to Wes Montgomery, Cross' Mills Public Library, 4417 Old Post Rd., Charlestown. 364-6211. 7 pm.

Joe C. Esposito, sax/flute, Gino Rosati, guitar, Dave Fox, drums, Joe Potenza, bass, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333, aspirerestaurant.com. 7:30-11:30 pm. No cover. Free valet parking.

Jon Letourneau Trio, Roi Food and Music, 150 Chestnut St., Providence. 272-2161, theroiprov.com. 7-10 pm. No cover.

Akashic Record, Otis Grove, Milkbread, Rich Ferri, Bill Bartholomew, The Kristen Ford Band and Chris Knott, rhythm and blues, soul, funk and jazz, Spot Underground, 101 Richmond St., Providence. 383-7133, thespotprovidence.com. 7:30 pm. $$. 18+

Joe Moss, Chicago blues guitar, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.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.

The Buddy Roach Duo, jazz and rock, Oak Hill Tavern, 565 Tower Hill Rd. (Route 1), North Kingstown. 294-3282. 9 pm-1 am. No cover.

SATURDAY,  JULY 13

Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Karen Fisk, vocals, Greg Wardson, piano, jazz, Greenvale Vineyards, Tasting Room, 582 Wapping Rd., Portsmouth. 847-3777, greenvale.com. 1-4 pm

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 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.

Kirk Feather and Chris Taylor, jazz, Simply Devine, 125 Water St., Warren. 246-2340. 7:30-10 pm.

The Tony Cipolla Group, jazz and standards, Roi Food and Music, 150 Chestnut St., Providence. 272-2161, theroiprov.com. 7-10 pm. No cover.

Luther “Guitar Jr,” Johnson & The Magic Rockers, Chicago blues, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm. & 10 pm, $$, discount for both shows

Bobby Ferreira, Conny Williams Jazz Duo, Bistro 162, 162 Broadway, Newport, 619-5955, www.bistro162newport.com, 8-11 pm.

Jazz Origins Providence and Stella Knows Blues, jazz and blues, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootsprovidence.com. 8 pm. $

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

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Eleven Forty Nine, 1149 Division St., Warwick. 884-1149. 8:30-11:30 pm.

Soul Matter with Kevin Williams and the Invisible Orphans, jazz, funk, blues, Speed of Thought Playhouse, 39 North Washington St, North Attleboro MA, (508) 809-4699, speedofthoughtplayers.com/sotp-cafe.html, 9pm

Ginny Conley and Bill Moretti, jazz, Chapel Grille, 3000 Chapel View Blvd., Cranston. 944-4900, chapelgrilleri.com. 9:30 pm-12:30 am.

SUNDAY, JULY 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.

The Innovations, jazz and blues, Forand Manor, outdoors, 30 Washington St., Central Falls. 1-3 pm. Free.

Wakefield Jazz Sessions w/Manny Morales, trumpet, The Contemporary Theater Co., 327 Main St, Wakefield, 218-0282, www.thecontemporarytheater.com, 2-5 pm, $ donation

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.

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

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

The Lois Vaughan Jazz Quintet, jazz and Latin, Memorial Square, Conanicus Avenue, (Town Commons) Jamestown. 6:30-8 pm. Free. Bring chairs/blankets. In Recreation Center if rain.

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. $; musicians free.

MONDAY, JULY 15

The Joe Esposito Duo, jazz, Ocean Cliff, Safari Room, 65 Ridge Rd., Newport. 849-4873. 1-4 pm.

Ronnie Sands, pop and oldies, and Chris Jason, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Venda/Costantino's Ristorante, 265 Atwells Ave., Providence. 421-9105. 7-11 pm

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

TUESDAY, JULY 16

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

Steve Burke, jazz, Campino's Restaurant and Sports, 218 Warren Ave., East Providence. 438-5800. 7-10 pm.

WEDNESDAY,  JULY 17

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

Milt Javery rhythm 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.

Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Brenda Keen, vocals, Mike Renzi, piano, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7:30-10 pm.

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

THURSDAY,  JULY 18

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

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

The Nightlife Orchestra, swing and jazz, William Hall Library, 1825 Broad St., Cranston. 781-2450. 6:30 pm. Free, bring lawn chairs/blanket.

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. $

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

Block-A-Palooza: Roomful of Blues, rhythm and blues and swing, and The Ryan Montbleau Band, folk rock, Americana, soul and rhythm and blues, Fall River Justice Center, outside, 186 South Main St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926,narrowscenter.org. 8 pm. Free.

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

FRIDAY,  JULY 19

Roomful of Blues, rhythm and blues, and Dennis Jennson, pop and rock, South County Hot Air Balloon Festival, URI Athletic Fields, Route 138, Kingston.southcountyballoonfest.com. 4:30 pm. $; half for children 14 and under; family discount. Benefit for charities of the Rotary Club of Wakefield.

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

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

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

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

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

Ted Casher, sax, Mike Renzi, piano, Zac Casher, drums, Joe Potenza, bass, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333, aspirerestaurant.com. 7:30-11:30 pm. No cover. Free valet parking.

Eric Darius and Daniel McClain, jazz, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, Outdoor Patio, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 7:30 pm. $20 advance

Fran Curly Quartet, jazz, Roi Food and Music, 150 Chestnut St., Providence. 272-2161, theroiprov.com. 6-9 pm. No cover.

Doug Demming and Dennis Guenling and the Jewel Tones, blues, jump blues and rock, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900,chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm. $$

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

SATURDAY,  JULY 20

Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Annette Sanders, vocals, Mike Renzi, piano, jazz, Greenvale Vineyards, Tasting Room, 582 Wapping Rd., Portsmouth. 847-3777, greenvale.com. 1-4 pm

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 pm.

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

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

The Reggie Centracchio Band featuring Barry DeRossi, Judy DeRossi andJohn Badessaswing, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 7-10 pm

The Dick Willner Band, rhythm and blues and oldies, Elks Lodge #2359, 326 Farnum Pike (Route 104), Smithfield. 231-9820. 7:30-11:30 pm. No cover.

Bobby Ferreira, Conny Williams Jazz Duo, Bistro 162, 162 Broadway, Newport, 619-5955, www.bistro162newport.com, 8-11 pm.

Afro Funk & Brazilian Groove w/Dende, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootsprovidence.com. 8 pm. $

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

SUNDAY, JULY 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.

Wakefield Jazz Sessions w/Manny Morales, trumpet, The Contemporary Theater Co., 327 Main St, Wakefield, 218-0282, www.thecontemporarytheater.com, 2-5 pm, $ donation

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.

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. $; musicians free.

MONDAY, JULY 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:

FRIDAY, JULY 26

 

Marco Pignataro World Jazztet feat/Cory Pesaturo, Chicago blues, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm, $$


posted by Bill Melone, 07/12/13