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RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING Jan. 30 to Feb. 13

 (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. 2/1 John Allmark & friends, 7 pm

Fri. 2/3 Ray Greene, 8 pm

Sat. 2/4 Duke Robillard. 7 pm

Wed. 2/8 David Zinno, Tim Ray (pianist w/Lyle Lovitt), Marty Richards, 7 pm

Thurs. 2/9 Inventions Quartet, 8 pm

Fri. 2/10 Mac Odom, 8 pm

Sat. 2/11 Greg Abate, Paul Nagel, Dave Zinno, Marty Richards, 7 pm

Chan’s Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket, 765-1900, www.chanseggrollsandjazz.com

Wed. 2/1 Open Blues Jam w/Lil' Cousin, 7-10 pm, no cover

Fri. 2/4 The Chris Fitz Band, giutar blues, 8 pm, $$

Sat. 2/5 Danny Banks and All Star Band w/Mick Welsh, 8 pm, $

Fri. 2/10 Scott Hamilton & friends, 8 & 10 pm, $$$

Sat. 2/11 Debbie Davis, blues, 8 pm, $$

MONDAY, JANUARY 30

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

TUESDAY, JANUARY 31

the John Badessa Big Band featuring Tony Del Signore, singing Sinatra's classics, swing, Crickets, 280 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield 282-0300, 7:30 – 10:30 pm, $

Steve Burke, jazz, Ciara Lounge, 1525 Smith St., North Providence. 354-8800. 6-10 pm.

Jim Gwin, Lou Bocciarelli and Andy Solberg, jazz, Steak Loft, Olde Mistick Village, 27 Coogan Blvd. (Route 27), Mystic, Conn. (860) 536-2661. 6:30-10 pm. Pat Mitchell's birthday party.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1

Marcelle Gauvin, vocals, Paul Nagel, piano, Tom Pasquarelli, bass, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd, Newport, 849-6312, 7 – 9:30 pm.

Rick Costa (drums)Trio, w/Gino Rosati, guitar & Joe Potenza, bass, DeWolf Tavern, Bristol, 259 Thames Street, 7:30 - 9:30. pm

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

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2

Slippery Sneakers, zydeco, RISD Museum of Art, 20 North Main St. (use Chace Center entrance), Providence. 709-8402, 454-6322, risdmuseum.org. 5:30-8 pm. Included with museum admission: $, discounts for seniors, children, & students with ID.

Steve Burke, jazz, Adagio Piano Lounge, 227 South Main St. Fall River, MA, 508.672.0296, 6 -9 pm

Gino Rosatti (guitar) Jazz Ensemble, jazz/blues, Jacky's Waterplace Sushi Bar, 200 Exchange St., Providence, 383-5000, www.jackyswaterplace.com, 7 – 11 pm, no cover

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, bass, w/Kent Hewitt, piano, 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

The Soul Rebels Brass Band, jazz and funk, The Met, Hope Artiste Village, 1005 Main St., Pawtucket. 729-1005, themetri.com. 9 pm. $$ advanced purchase discount. .

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 3

Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4:30-6:30 pm.

Dennis Cook, Steve Beckler, Dick Lupino, bass, vocals, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

Ginny Conley and Bill Moretti, jazz, Elizabeth of Portofino's, 897 Post Rd., Warwick. 461-8920. 6:30-9:30 pm.

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

Debra Mann, vocals, piano, John McKenna, Steve Langone, drums, Joe Potenza, bass, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333. 7-11 pm. No cover, (corner of Matthewson St., free valet parking)

The Innovations featuring Larry Perlman, John Curzio and Al DeAndrade, standards and jazz, Cresta Bar and Ristorante, 100 Main St., Pawtucket. 722-2151. 7-10 pm.

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

The Mac Chrupcala Trio featuring Lisa Ferraro, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 8 pm-midnight. No cover.

Either/Orchestra, jazz and world, Fête Ballroom, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, fetemusic.com. 8 pm. $$, advanced purchase discount

Steve Burke, jazz, Riviera Restaurant, 580 North Broadway, East Providence, 431-4031, 8:30pm-12am

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

The Sweet P Blues Band, blues and jazz, Vintage Restaurant, 2 South Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1234, vintageri.com. 8:30 pm-midnight.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4

Rhode Island Music Educator's Jazz Festival, University of Rhode Island, Fine Arts Center, 105 Uooer College Rd. (off Route 138), Kingston. 874-2431, uri.edu/music. West Warwick High School Junior Jazz Band and Jazz Band A directed by Metro Narcissi, Bishop Hendricken Academy Jazz Band directed by Jarrod Gorman, South Kingstown High School Jazz Ensemble directed by Donald Smith, Portsmouth High School's PHS Jazz Ensemble directed by Ted Rausch, North Smithfield High School Jazz Band directed by Fritz Benz, North Kingstown High School Senior Band directed by Toni-Annette Silveira, Woonsocket High School Jazz Band directed by Lisa Alves, Toll Gate High School Jazz Band directed by George Landrie, Barrington High School Jazz Band and Jazz Combo directed by Barbara Hughes and Classical High School's Classical Gas directed by Allan Raskin. 9 am-2 pm. Free.

Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4:30-6:30 pm.

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

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

The Tony Cipolla Group, jazz and standards, The Dorrance, 60 Dorrance St., Providence. 521-6000. 7-11 pm. No cover.

Original Jelly Roll Soul, jazz, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 8 pm. $5

The Five Point Lookout Brass Band, blues and jazz, Fête Ballroom, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, fetemusic.com. 8 pm. $$$$ advanced purchase discount, Providence Preservation Society's Big Easy Bash.

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

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Ritrovo Italian Pub & Grill, 1050 Main St. East Greenwich, 398-7600, 8:30 pm

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

Chris Jason, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Bella, 1992 Victory Highway. Glendale, 568-4234, 9-11 pm

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 5

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.

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

Dick Lupino, bass, vocals, Jordan Nunes, piano, Castle Hill Inn and Resort, 590 Ocean Drive, Newport, 849-3800, 12:30 – 3:30 pm.

Dominic Depasquale, Italian, Twin River, Lighthouse Bar, 100 Twin River Rd., Lincoln. 723-3200, (877) 827-4837, twinriver.com. 2-6 pm. No cover. 18+.

Mac Chrupcala, piano w/Leland Brown, Al Bernstein, Mike Coffey jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm. No cover.

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.

Buddy Roach Trio, jazz jam and rock, Billy Goode's, 29 Malborough St, Newport, 8:30 pm – 12:30 am

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6

Steve Burke, jazz, Escada Restaurant and Bar, 39 Putnam Pike, Johnson, 233-0007, www.escadabar.com, 6-10 pm.

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

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 7

Steve Burke, jazz, Ciara Lounge, 1525 Smith St., North Providence, 354-8800, 6 – 10 pm.

The John Badessa Big Band featuring Tony DelSignore, swing, Crickets, 280 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 232-0300. 7:30-10:30 pm.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8

Mary Andrews, vocals, Mike Renzi, piano, Dick Lupino, bass, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd, Newport, 849-6312, 7 – 9:30 pm.

Rick Costa (drums)Trio, w/Gino Rosati, guitar & Joe Potenza, bass, DeWolf Tavern, Bristol, 259 Thames Street, 7:30 - 9:30. pm

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

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9

Slippery Sneakers, zydeco, RISD Museum of Art, 20 North Main St. (use Chace Center entrance), Providence. 709-8402, 454-6322, risdmuseum.org. 5:30-8 pm. Included with museum admission: $, discounts for seniors, children, & students with ID.

Steve Burke, jazz, Adagio Piano Lounge, 227 South Main St. Fall River, MA, 508.672.0296, 6 -9 pm

Gino Rosatti (guitar) Jazz Ensemble, jazz/blues, Jacky's Waterplace Sushi Bar, 200 Exchange St., Providence, 383-5000, www.jackyswaterplace.com, 7 – 11 pm, no cover

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.

Catherine Russell, jazz, Bryant University, Janikies Theatre, 1150 Douglas Pike, Smithfield. 531-6661. 7 pm. $; Bryant alumni advanced purchase discount; Bryant faculty, staff and students free. Reservations recommended.

Paul Del Nero, bass, w/?, 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, FEBRUARY 10

Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4:30-6:30 pm.

Joe Esposito, sax, Mike Renzi, piano, Dick Lupino, bass, vocals, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

Ginny Conley and Bill Moretti, jazz, Elizabeth of Portofino's, 897 Post Rd., Warwick. 461-8920. 6:30-9:30 pm.

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

Tish Adams, vocals, Gino Rosati, guitar, Rick Costa, drums, Joe Potenza, bass, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333. 7-11 pm. No cover, (corner of Matthewson St., free valet parking)

The Innovations featuring Larry Perlman, John Curzio and Al DeAndrade, standards and jazz, Cresta Bar and Ristorante, 100 Main St., Pawtucket. 722-2151. 7-10 pm.

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

Greg Wardson Trio featuring Bonnie Mann, vocals, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 8 pm-midnight. No cover.

Steve Burke, jazz, Riviera Restaurant, 580 North Broadway, East Providence, 431-4031, 8:30pm-12am

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

The Sweet P Blues Band, blues and jazz, Vintage Restaurant, 2 South Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1234, vintageri.com. 8:30 pm-midnight.

George Clinton and Parliament/Funkadelic, funk, Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel, 79 Washington St., Providence. 331-5876, 272-5876, etix.com. 9 pm. $$$ advanced purchase discount.

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11

Dave Manuel, jazz, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Five33 Lounge, 1 Goat Island, Newport. 851-1234. 4:30-6:30 pm.

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

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

The Tony Cipolla Group, jazz and standards, The Dorrance, 60 Dorrance St., Providence. 521-6000. 7-11 pm. No cover.

The Reginald Centracchio Band featuring Kenny Marrocco, Greg Wardson, Carl Hosbond and John Badessa, jazz and swing, Millonzi's Bar and Grille, 11 Curson St., West Warwick. 615-7891. 7-10 pm.

Original Jelly Roll Soul, jazz, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootscafeprovidence.com. 8 pm. $5

Amanda Carr Quintet, “Songs From The Heart Of The American Songbook”, Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Rd. West Hardford, CT, 860-523-0700, www.PlayHouseOnPark.org, $$$, 8 pm

Chanteuse Anniversary Showcase, pop, rock, folk, jazz and cabaret, Fête Lounge, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, fetemusic.com. Jess Powers, Miss Wensday, The Sugar Honey Iced Tea, Vulgarrity, Michelle Cruz, Kristen Minsky and Tig & Bean. 8 pm. $$ advanced purchase discount

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

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Ritrovo Italian Pub & Grill, 1050 Main St. East Greenwich, 398-7600, 8:30 pm

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

Chris Jason, tribute to Frank Sinatra, Bella, 1992 Victory Highway. Glendale, 568-4234, 9-11 pm

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12

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.

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

Dick Lupino, bass, vocals, Jordan Nunes, piano, Castle Hill Inn and Resort, 590 Ocean Drive, Newport, 849-3800, 12:30 – 3:30 pm.

Dan Moretti, Greg Wardson, Al Bernstein, Mike Coffey, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm. No cover.

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.

Buddy Roach Trio, jazz jam and rock, Billy Goode's, 29 Malborough St, Newport, 8:30 pm – 12:30 am

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13

Steve Burke, jazz, Escada Restaurant and Bar, 39 Putnam Pike, Johnson, 233-0007, www.escadabar.com, 6-10 pm.

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

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14

Steve Burke, jazz, Ciara Lounge, 1525 Smith St., North Providence, 354-8800, 6 – 10 pm.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Uncle Ronnie's Red Tavern, 2692 Victory Highway, Nasonville. 568-6243. 7 pm. $$$ includes dinner and wine.



posted by Bill Melone, 01/30/12