Live Jazz Listings Rhode Island December 2023

Live Jazz Listings  for December 2023   WRIU 90.3FM Kingston RI

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Our thoughts go out to the family and friends of Julio Amaro who passed away this week He was a wonderful guitarist, singer and all around great guy.

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

Fine Arts Center   105 Upper College Road, Kingston RI

Thurs Nov 30  URI Jazz Combo 7:30pm  $15 Adults, $10 Students

Sat Dec 2 8pm  URI Holiday Extravaganza  $25 adults/$15 students & seniors

Sun Dec 3  3pm  URI Holiday Extravaganza  $25 adults/$15 students & seniors

Thurs Dec 7  8pm Jazz Big Band  $15/$10

Fri Dec 8  8pm  In The Pocket Jazz Choir    $15/$10


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

Tues Nov 28  Ginny Conley Quintet  7-10pm  $10

Wed Nov 29  Jake D’Ambra  5-7pm  piano: jazz standards and cocktail music

Joe Parillo Trio with Paula Clare  8-11pm  $10

Fri Dec 1  Dash Pena & Friends  7-11pm  $10

Sat Dec 2  Man Made Hills 5-8pm

Sun Dec 3  Two For The Rhode & Friends 2-5pm  $10

Wed Dec 6 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

Another New Venue!!

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

Askew 150 Chestnut St Providence RI [email protected]

Sun Dec 3 John Allmark Jazz Quintet  6/7pm  $10

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

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

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

Fri Dec 1  Johnny Hoy & The Bluefish     8pm  $25/30

Sat Dec 2  Bywater Call Band   8pm  $30/35  (Canadian Blues band)

Fri Dec 8  Popa Chubby  8pm  $35/40

Sat Dec 9  Joe Louis Walker  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 2 Joe Esposito, John Baboian, Dick Lupino, & Rick Wells  1-4pm

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

Thurs Nov  30  Glenn Miller Orchestra  6/7pm  $53-59

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

Wed Nov 29  Roger Ceresi’s Trio Music: 7:30-10p | Doors: 6:30p  $10 dance lessons 7pm

Thurs Nov 30  Jazz & Cocktails at the Knick: Brian Dupont & The D Train Jazz Band 6-8pm  No Cover

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

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

Sat Dec 2  Joe Parillo Trio 7 :30-9 :30pm  $20

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

Sun Dec 3  The 40  R&B and rock  4-7pm

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

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

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

October Music Schedule

*Every Monday The House Combo

**Every Tuesday Marty and Friends

Thur. 30th Sad Songs and Waltzes

Fri Dec 1  The Teledynes

Sat Dec 2  Chris Monti w/ Chris Turner, Pam Murray, Jack Hanlon & Matt McLaren

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

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Sun Dec 3  The Parlour Jazz Jam with Host Ben ALL AGES 5PM-8PM 1ST SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH  $5 for jammers $10 general    5/6pm

Silly For Billy Live Soul Review  8/9pm  $10  with 7 piece band

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

Sun Dec 3  Dan Moretti & Brazilia  Live Recording Concert  6/7pm all ages $20

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**

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