Live Jazz Listings  for December 2023   WRIU 90.3FM Kingston RI

Live Jazz Listings  for December 2023   WRIU 90.3FM Kingston RI


**** if you would like an event to be listed please email [email protected]  ****  Best if two weeks in advance!


**Tuesday, December 5th with EVENING SKY + Tish Adams  @ Rochambeau Library, 708 Hope St, Providence RI  6-7:30pm   FREE


University of Rhode Island Music Dept  105 Upper College Road Kingston, RI

Tues Dec 5  URI Jazz Combos IV Emmett Goods coordinator 7 :30pm  $15/$10 (students)

Thurs Dec 7  URI Jazz Big Band Emmett Goods director  8pm  $15/$10 (students)

Fri Dec 8  In The Pocket Jazz Choir  Atla DeChamplain, director David Gilliland, collaborative pianist   8pm   $15/$10 (students)



The Blue Room  2197 Broad St  Cranston RI 401-263-6171

Wed Dec 6   Tish Adams & Matt Hutcherson  5-7pm

John Allmark Jazz Quintet  7:30-10:30  $10

Thurs Dec 7  Jen Minuto & The Better Angels  7-8pm  $10

The Park Avenue Horns  9-11  $10

Sat Dec 9  Mariarosa and Felipe with Carlos DeLeon (latin)  7-11pm $10

Sun Dec 10 Paul Williams Trio  2-5pm  $10

Wed Dec 13  Newport Jazz Presents Jam Sessions 9-11:59pm This is a space for all musicians to come together and perform in an inclusive, multigenerational setting. The jam sessions will feature a house band and curated jazz repertoire.

Thurs Dec 14  Kim Trusty Trio  8-11pm  $10

Fri Dec 15  Logan Vale Branch  (American Songbook Piano)  5-6pm


Another New Venue!!

Myrtle  134 Waterman Ave  East Providence RI Instagram: myrtle.rhodeisland


Askew 150 Chestnut St Providence RI [email protected]

Thurs Dec 7  Free Funk Thursday with Autocrats   8/8:30pm

Sun Dec 10  Funky Submarine  (funky Beatles covers) 1/1:30pm  Free

Thurs Dec 21  John Allmark Jazz Quintet  6/7pm  $10


Chan’s 267 Main St, Woonsocket RI 401-765-1900  check for prices

Fri Dec 8  Popa Chubby  8pm  $35/40

Sat Dec 9  Joe Louis Walker  8pm  $30/35

Fri Dec 15  Jeff Pitchell & Texas Flood  8pm  $25/30

Sat Dec 23  The Chan’s Annual Holiday Extravaganza with Jimmy “2 Suits” Capone and the Chans All -Star Chan Clan Band  8pm  $30/35


Contemporary Theater Company   327 Main St Wakefield RI

Live Jazz Monday nights  7:30pm


Courtland Club 51 Courtland St, Providence, RI 02909  (401) 227-9300

Live jazz every Sunday at 6 & 8:30  Leland Baker Trio


Greenvale Vineyards  582 Wapping Rd Portsmouth, RI

Sat Dec 9  Holiday Music Jazz Steve Heck, Pat Cardiero, Dick Lupino & Rick Wells 1-4pm


Greenwich Odeum 59 Main St. East Greenwich RI 401-885-4000


The Knickerbocker Music Center   35 Railroad Ave, Westerly RI 401-315-5070

Wed Dec 6  Al Copley Quintet  6:30/7:30-10pm  $15  Let’s Dance Wednesday

Fri Dec 8  Eight To The Bar   7/8pm  $15

Wed Dec 13  Gary Gramolini  6:30/7:30-10pm  $15  Let’s Dance Wednesday

Sat Dec 16  The Franklin Brothers  70’s Soul 7/8pm  $15

Fri Dec 22  Roger Cerisi’s All Stars  7/8pm  $15


Music Mansion    88 Meeting St, College Hill, Providence RI  (@ corner of Congdon St)

Tues  Dec 12  Tish Adams with Bluz U Can Use  “Jingle Bell Jazz Show” 7-9pm  $25 day of $20 adv $10 students


Narragansett Café  25 Narragansett Ave,  Jamestown RI 401-423-2150

Fri Dec 8  Take It To The Bridge  8:30pm

Sun Dec 10  Blue F.O.s  4-7pm


Narrows Center For The Arts   16 Anawan Street Fall River, MA 508-324-1926

Fri Dec 8 Pokey Lafarge  (hot swing, early jazz, and ragtime blues)  7/8pm  $38/41

Sat Dec 9  Albert Cummings  (Blues guitar)  7/8pm  $35/38

Thurs Dec 14  Krasno / Moore Project  7/8pm  $43/45

Fri Dec 29  GA-20  7/8pm  $28/30  BLUES!


Nick-A-Nee’s 75 South Street Providence RI 401-861-7290

Thur. 7th Gary and the G Men

Fri. 8th The Free Radicals

Sat. 9th 4pm The Whelks–9pm Greg Sherrod

Sun. 10th 4pm**** The Geo Trio ****

Thu. 14th South County Brass Band

Fri. 15th Mark Cutler and The Men of Great Courage

Sat. 16th  4pm The Low Key 3–9pm Steve Snuffer and Green Eyed Soul

Sun 17th 4pm Ginny and the Ginboys

Thur. 21st  Gary Cummings Holiday Celebration

Fri. 22nd Variety Show (hosted by Ellen and Austin)

Sat. 23rd 4pm The Berger Boys–9pm TBD

Sun. 24th 4pm 4th Sunday Jazz

Thur. 28th Lisa Marie and All Shook Up

Fri. 29th Rory and the Blues Hounds

Sat. 30th Tim Taylor Blues Band featuring Marlie Wanseth

Sun. 31st HAPPY NEW YEAR’S EVE with the one and only Tanya McIntyre and the Professors

**Marty Ballou & Friends  every Tuesday  8pm **


The Ocean Mist  895 Matunuck Beach Rd  Wakefield

Sun Dec 10  Take It To The Bridge 4-7pm

Fri Dec 15  Larry Brown’s Swinglane Orchestra  (19 piece)  9pm

Thur Dec 28  Greg Piccolo  6-9pm


The Parlour Providence 1119 N. Main St. Providence, RI 401-383-5858

[email protected]

Tues Dec 12  Jazz Series Presents Clear Audience  2 sets ALL AGES  6-8pm $10

Sun Dec 17  Jazz Series  The Dave Howard Initiative  ALL AGES  5-8pm  $10


Perro Solado 19 Charles St Newport RI  Perro Solado 19 Charles St Newport RI  401-619-4777

Mondays  John Monllos   5:30-8:30pm   Jazz guitar


Pumphouse Music Works 1464 Kingstown Rd Peace Dale, RI

Sat Dec 9  Duke Robillard Jazz Trio  7/8pm  $15

Sat Dec 16  Joe Parillo & The New Ensemble with Paula Claire  7/8pm  $20

Fri Dec 22 Winter Ball Benefit (SK Animal Shelter) w/ Dan Moretti Quintet  6-10pm $30 for single $50 for couple


The Red Door   49 Peck St Providence 401.753.9800

** Thank God It’s Monday Jazz Night**

Mon Dec 11  Nick Di Maria & Indigo Seven (jazz)  7-10pm

Mon Dec 18  Greg Silva Trio  7-10pm

Thurs Dec 28  Miles Burke Quartet  7-10pm


The Royal Bobcat 422 Atwells Ave Providence RI [email protected]

Wednesdays Paper Moon Jazz Band 7:30-10pm

Saturdays   Kweku Aggrey & Marcus Grant  Jazz  8-11pm


Sardella’s Italian Rest  30 Memorial Blvd Newport   401-849-6312

Wednesdays Live Jazz  7pm


Union Station Brewery  36 Exchange Terrace Providence, RI  401-274-2739

Wednesdays   Funk & Jazz Night  8-11pm  Soul Pocket with Leland Baker