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RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING Dec 5 to Dec 14
Posted on www.wriu.org/jazz/listings
(note: listings in red italics are usual gigs that have not been specifically confirmed for current dates)
SideBar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St, Providence (Entrance on Pine St) 421-7200, www.sidebar-bistro.com
Wed. 12/7 Eric Bloom, Jared Sims pm, Dave Zinno, Steve Langone, 7 pm
Fri. 12/9 Michael Rollins & Co.
Sat. 12/10 Inventions Quartet and Vinny Pagano. 7 pm
Wed. 12/14 Mick Tanaka Trio, 7 pm
Thurs. 12/15 Miss Wensday's Holiday Hurly Burly
Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket, 765-1900, www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com
Fri. 12/9 Albert Cummings, blues guitar, 8 & 10 pm, $$$
Sat. 12/10 Jeff Pichell & Texas Flood, 8 pm, $$
Sun. 12/11 Jean McKenna O'Donnell & Friends, Mike Renzi, piano, Dave Zinno, bass, George Masso, tbone, special guest Daryl Sherman, jazz, standards, 6 pm, $$
Fri. 12/16 Bellevue Cadillac, jive, swing, 8 & 10 pm, $$$
Sat. 12/17 Through The Doors, Ernie Potter & his band's tribute to Jim Morrison, 8 pm
Sculler's Jazz Club, 400 Soldiers Field Rd., Boston, www.scullersjazz.com 617-562-4111
Tues, Wed. 12/6,7 A Peter White Christmas, w/Mondi Abair & Kirk Whalum, 8 & 10 pm, $$$$
Fri, Sat, Sun. 12/9,10,11 Geri Allen, violin, Esperanza Spanding, bass, Terri Lyne Carrington, drums, 8 & 10 pm, (Sun. 7 pm), $$$ (Sun. 4 pm Benefit for Mass General Hospital HOPES)
Regattabar, Charles Hotel, One Bennett St. Cambridge, www.regattabarjazz.com 617-395-7757
NO PUBLIC PERFORMANCES SCHEDULED
MONDAY, DECEMBER 5
End Of Semester Jazz Sessions, Concert III: URI Student Combos, Fina Arts Center, 105 Upper College Rd, 7:30 pm, $, students half price.
John Allmark's 16-Piece Jazz Orchestra, Bovi's Town Tavern, 287 Taunton Ave, East Providence 434-9670 9 pm $
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6
Steve Berke, jazz, Escada Restaurant, 39 Putnam Pike, Johnston, 233-0007, 6 - 10 pm
University Artist Series: David Zinno and Planet Safety with Special Guest Artist! A diverse and eclectic evening of jazz and the avant-garde with Soul Note recording artists PLANET SAFETY featuring Leo Genovese - piano/keyboard, Bob Guillotti - drums and Dave Zinno - bass , with special guest Bob Mover on saxophones and vocals...AND a very special, secret Grammy award-winning guest on bass and vocals. Proceeds to benefit the Jazz Studies Scholarship Fund at URI. 8:00pm. Concert Hall. General Admission $$
Travis Colby Band, funk and blues, Roots Café, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 8 pm. $
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7
Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Ted Casher, sax, Kent Hewittt, piano, jazz/standards, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd, Newport, 849-6312, 7 - 9:30 pm.
Strictly Sinatra Band featuring Mike Dutra, tribute to Frank Sinatra, dinner and dancing, 39 West, 39 Phoenix Ave, Cranston, 944-7770
Rick Costa (drums)Trio, w/Gino Rosati, guitar & Joe Potenza, bass, DeWolf Tavern, Bristol, 259 Thames Street, 7:30 - 9:30. pm
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8
Steve Burke, jazz, Tucks, 2352 Mendon Rd, Cumberland, 658-0450, 6-10 pm
Tish Adams sings w/Gino Rosatti, guitar, Bill Miele, bass, jazz/blues, Jacky's Waterplace Sushi Bar, 200 Exchange St., Providence, 383-5000, www.jackyswaterplace.com, 7 - 11 pm, no cover
End Of Semester Jazz Sessions, Concert IV: C100 Big Band, John Monllos, conductor, Fine Arts Center, 105 Upper College Rd, 7:30 pm, $, students half price.
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.
Paul Del Nero, jazz, Fathoms, Newport Marriott, 7-10 pm.
The Dick Willner Band, oldies, swing, 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.
Silk & Steel, jazz and pop, L'Elizabeth's Café, 285 South Main St., Providence. 861-1974. 9 pm. No cover.
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9
Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4:30-6:30 pm.
Oldies Night w/Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Paul Savoie, guitar/vocals, pop/dance of the 50's - 80's, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.
Duke Robillard, guitar/vocals, Joe Potenza, bass, Tony Mederios, guitar/vocals, Mark Texeira, drums, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333. 7-11 pm.
Mike Chrupcala Trio, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd. Middletown, 847-2750, 8:30
Steve Burke, jazz, Rancho Chico, 52 Washington St., Plainville, Mass. (508) 643-2534. 7-10 pm.
The Calamari Brothers, swing, Crickets, 280 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 232-0300. 8:30 pm-12:30 am.
Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Capital Grille, 1 Union Station, Providence. 521-5600. 7 pm.
Debra Mann, vocals/piano, Dave Zinno, bass, Lobster Pot, 119 Hope St. (Rt.114) Bristol, 253-9100, 7:30-10:30 pm, no cover.
Diana Jones, singer/song writer, Roots Café, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 9 pm. $
Eric Bloom (trumpet) and friends, blues, funk, and jazz, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm-1 am.
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10
Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4:30-6:30 pm.
Warm Up For The Holidays tasting event, Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Dennis Cook, sax, Paul Negal, piano, jazz/standards, Greenvale Vineyards, Tasting Room, 582 Wapping Rd., Portsmouth. 847-3777, greenvale.com. 1-4 pm. $$
Bobby Ferreira, jazz piano, Rhumbline Restaurant, 62 Bridge St., Newport. 849-3999. 6:30-10 pm.
Mary Lou Neville and Bill Moretti, jazz, Elizabeth of Portofino's, 897 Post Rd., Warwick. 461-8920. 6:30-9:30 pm.
The Calamari Brothers, swing, Crickets, 280 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 232-0300. 8:30 pm-12:30 am.
Holiday Folk Fest: A Benefit for the Bay Spring Community Center, Debra Mann, piano/vocals, Dave Zino, bass, with other groups, Barringtom Middle School, 261 Middle Way, Barrington, http://www.bsccri.org/, 7pm, suggested donation $
Steve Burke, jazz, Fitzy's Pub, 1 Man Mar Dr, Plainville, MA, 508.809.3533, 7-11 pm
Chris Jason, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Bella, 1992 Victory Hyw. Glendale, 568-4234, 9-11 pm
Miss Wensday & w/ The Cotillions, jazz, swing, pop, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm-1 am.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 11
Jazz Brunch w/Darlene Andrade, DiParma Italian Table, 940 Fall River Ave., Seekonk, MA, 508.336.9222, www.diparmaitaliantable.com, 9 am - 2 pm
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.
Betsy Listenfelt, jazz brunch, Eleven Forty Nine East, 965 Fall River Ave., Seekonk. (508) 336-9411. 10 am-2 pm.
Dick Lupino, bass/vocals & Jordan Nunes, piano, jazz, Castle Hill Inn & Resort, 590 Ocean Drive, Newport. 849-3800. 12:30-3:30 pm.
Bobby Ferreira, jazz brunch, Clarke Cooke House, 1 Bannister's Wharf, Newport. 849-2900, 12:30-3:30 pm
Mike Chrupcala w/guests, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd. Middletown, 847-2750, 3-7 pm
Steve Burke, jazz, Adagio Piano Lounge, 227 South Main St. Fall River, MA, 508.672.0296, 4 -7 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.
MONDAY, DECEMBER 12
John Allmark's 16-Piece Jazz Orchestra, Bovi's Town Tavern, 287 Taunton Ave, East Providence 434-9670 9 pm $
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13
17th Annual Nutmeg & Mistletoe Concert Benefit for Matthew Quinn Scholarship for Newport Schools, many local artists, jazz, standards, holiday, Oceancliff Hotel, 65 Shore Road, Newport, 849-6683, 7 pm, $$
Travis Colby Band, funk and blues, Roots Café, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 8 pm. $
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14
Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Yvonne Monnett, piano/vocals, Jeff Fountain, drums, jazz/standards, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd, Newport, 849-6312, 7 - 9:30 pm.
Strictly Sinatra Band featuring Mike Dutra, tribute to Frank Sinatra, dinner and dancing, 39 West, 39 Phoenix Ave, Cranston, 944-7770
Rick Costa (drums)Trio, w/Gino Rosati, guitar & Joe Potenza, bass, DeWolf Tavern, Bristol, 259 Thames Street, 7:30 - 9:30. pm

 

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posted by thomasgreene, 12/06/11