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WRIU Jazz

RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING 2/11 TO 2/25/13

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

MONDAY,  FEB.  11

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

TUESDAY,  FEB.  12

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

WEDNESDAY,  FEB.  13

Ginny Conley and Bill Moretti, jazz, Caffe Itri, 1686 Cranston St., Cranston. 942-1970, caffeitri.com. 6:30-9:30 pm.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Grille 57, 57 Highland St., Worcester. (508) 798-2000. 6:30 pm.

Dick Lupino, Debra Mann and Jeff Fountain, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm.

High Times, blues and swing, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 315-5070, theknickerbockercafe.com. Free dance lessons at 7:30 pm, Music 8-10 pm. $

Eric Bloom and the Funky Autocrats, funk and rhythm and blues, Fête, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, fetemusic.com. 9 pm. No cover. All ages.

THURSDAY,  FEB.  14

Don McLean and the Jazz Strollers, Pancho O'Malley's, Mariner Square, 140 Point Judith Rd., Narragansett. 782-2290. 5-8 pm.

Steve Burke, jazz, Cancun Mexican Restaurant, 175 Putnam Pike, Johnston. 232-0844. 5-9 pm.

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

The Jeanne Evans Jazz Group, featuring Bill Moretti, Dave Zinno and Irving Gilson, Vanity Supper Club, 566 South Main St., Providence. 649-4667. 6:30-9:30 pm. No cover.

The Mango Trio featuring Liz Parrillo, jazz, Vintage Restaurant, 2 South Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1234, vintageri.com. 7:30 pm.

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. $

Kirk Feather and Kent Hewitt, jazz, Simply Devine, 125 Water St., Warren. 246-2340. 8-10:30 pm.

Tony Bennett, jazz, pop and standards, Opera House, 539 Washington St., Boston. (800) 745-3000, livenation.com. 8 pm.

Tony Cipolla Trio, jazz and standards, Roi Food and Music, 150 Chestnut St., Providence. 272-2161. 8-11:30 pm. No cover.

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

FRIDAY,  FEB.  15

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

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

Dick Lupino, Joe Esposito and Steve Beckler, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

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

Inventions Quartet, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200, sidebar-bistro.com. 7-10 pm.

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

Brenda Padula, Gino Rosati, Frank Padula and Joe Potenza, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333,aspirerestaurant.com. 7:30-11 pm.

Mavis Staples and Ruthie Foster, gospel and blues, Zeiterion Theatre, 684 Purchase St., New Bedford. (508) 994-2900, zeiterion.org. 8 pm. $

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

Joe Louis Walker, blues, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm. $$

Steve Burke, jazz, Riviera Inn, 580 North Broadway, East Providence. 431-9231. 8:30 pm-midnight.

Eric Bloom Quartet, jazz and standards, Roi Food and Music, 150 Chestnut St., Providence. 272-2161. 8:30 pm-12 m. No cover.

SATURDAY,  FEB.  16

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. 6-9 pm.

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

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

The Reggie Centracchio Group featuring Kenny Marrocco, Joe Esposito andJohn Badessa, swing, Millonzi's Bar and Grille, 11 Curson St., West Warwick. 615-7891. 7-10 pm.

Zeke Martin Project, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200, sidebar-bistro.com. 7-10 pm.

Collegiate A Cappella Invitational, International Tennis Hall of Fame and Museum, Casino Theatre, 194 Bellevue Ave., Newport. 324-4072. The Heightsmen, The Jabberwocks, The Boston College Acoustics and Hawkward. 7:30 pm. $$; discount with Newport Winter Festival button; 1/3 off for  members and students with ID.

Roomful of Blues, blues and swing, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8, 10 pm. $$$ discount for late show or both shows.

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

Chris Jason & The Sinatra Live Big Band: Sinatra At The Sands Revisited. Greenwich Odeum, 59 Main St., East Greenwich. 885-9119, theodeum.org. 8-10:30 pm. $$$

The Greg Dudzienski Quartet, jazz and standards, Roi Food and Music, 150 Chestnut St., Providence. 272-2161. 8-11:30 pm. No cover.

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

Jaimoe's Jasssz Band and Shotgun, jazz, Fête, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, fetemusic.com. 8:30 pm. $$. All ages.

Paul Lowe, Jr, jazz, Latin, and R&B, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm

SUNDAY,  FEB.  17

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.

Matt Munisteri, jazz and blues, The Towers, 35 Ocean Rd., Narragansett. 782-2597, thetowersri.com. 2 pm. $

The Dixie Diehards Jazz Band, Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. 725-9272, riverfolk.org. 2 pm. $$, advanced purchase discount

Blues for the Beach, blues and rock, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 315-5070, theknickerbockercafe.comNew York Minute, Ursula George, Greg Piccolo and Heavy Juice, Sugar Ray and the Bluetones, The Sidewinders, Johnny and the East Coast Rockers and The Shiny Lapel Trio. 2-10 pm. $$. Benefit for the Westerly Chamber Foundation's Beach Recovery Fund.

Eric Bloom, Greg Wardson, Al Bernstein and Artie Cabral, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm.

The R.A. Fish Duo, jazz and global, India, 1060 Hope St., Providence. 421-2600. 5-8 pm.

The Calamari Brothers featuring Steve Cass, swing, Edward's Restaurant and Lounge, 1058 Charles St., North Providence. 475-4455. 6-10 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. $5; musicians free.

The Buddy Roach Trio, jazz jam and rock, Billy Goode's, 29 Marlborough St., Newport. 848-5013. 8:30 pm-12:30 am.

MONDAY,  FEB.  18

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

TUESDAY,  FEB.  19

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

WEDNESDAY,  FEB.  20

Ginny Conley and Bill Moretti, jazz, Caffe Itri, 1686 Cranston St., Cranston. 942-1970, caffeitri.com. 6:30-9:30 pm.

Tony Cerbo, tribute to Michael Buble and pop, Grille 57, 57 Highland St., Worcester. (508) 798-2000. 6:30 pm.

Dick Lupino, Joe Esposito and Paul Nagel, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm.

The Cartells, blues and swing, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 315-5070, theknickerbockercafe.com. Free dance lessons at 7:30 pm, Music 8-10 pm. $

Eric Bloom and the Funky Autocrats, funk and rhythm and blues, Fête, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, fetemusic.com. 9 pm. No cover. All ages.

THURSDAY,  FEB.  21

Don McLean and the Jazz Strollers, Pancho O'Malley's, Mariner Square, 140 Point Judith Rd., Narragansett. 782-2290. 5-8 pm.

Steve Burke, jazz, Cancun Mexican Restaurant, 175 Putnam Pike, Johnston. 232-0844. 5-9 pm.

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

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

The Mango Trio featuring Liz Parrillo, jazz, Vintage Restaurant, 2 South Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1234, vintageri.com. 7:30 pm.

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. $

TBA, jazz and standards, Roi Food and Music, 150 Chestnut St., Providence. 272-2161. 8-11:30 pm. No cover.

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

FRIDAY,  FEB.  22

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

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

Dick Lupino, Yvonne Monnett and Ted Casher, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 pm.

Bobby Ferreire, piano, jazz, Rhumbline, 62 Bridge St., Newport. 849-3999. 6:30-10 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.

KVQ, jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200, sidebar-bistro.com. 7-10 pm.

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

Angelique Kidjo, Afro-beat, jazz and pop, Rhode Island Center for the Performing Arts/Park Theatre, 848 Park Ave., Cranston. 467-7275,eventstickets.ricpa.net. 7:30 pm. $

Doug Woolverton, Nick Sanfilippo, Vinny Pagano and Joe Potenza, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333,aspirerestaurant.com. 7:30-11 pm.

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

The Reggie Centracchio Group featuring Kenny Marrocco, John Badessa, Kent Hewitt and Joe Esposito, swing, International Cafe and Club Restaurant, 1526 Old Louisquisset Pike (Route 246), Lincoln. 721-5700. 8-11 pm.

Diane Blue and Jimmy Two Suits Capone, blues and rhythm and blues, 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, Sonoma Bistro and WineBar, 7366 Post Rd., North Kingstown. 295-0800, sonomabistrori.com. 8-11 pm.

Los Sugar Kings, jazz, Latin, and R&B, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm

SATURDAY,  FEB.  23

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. 6-9 pm.

Cajun and Zydeco Mardi Gras Ball (21st Annual), Rhodes on the Pawtuxet, 60 Rhodes Place (off Broad Street), Cranston. 785-4333, rhodesonthepawtuxet.com,mardigrasri.comSteve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic and Jeffrey Broussard and the Creole Cowboys. 6 pm-midnight. $$$$ advanced purchase discount.

Duke Robillard, blues and jazz, Sidebar Bistro, 127 Dorrance St., Providence. 421-7200, sidebar-bistro.com. 7-10 pm.

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

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

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

The Greg Abate Quartet featuring Phil Woods, jazz, Greenwich Odeum, 59 Main St., East Greenwich. 885-9119, theodeum.org. 8-10:30 pm. $$$

Tish Adams, vocals, Kent Hewitt, piano, Joe Potenza, bass, Gary Johnson, drums, jazz & blues, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 8:30 pm.

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

Mike Rollins & Co., jazz, Latin, and R&B, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm

SUNDAY,  FEB. 24

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.

Matt Munisteri, jazz and blues, The Towers, 35 Ocean Rd., Narragansett. 782-2597, thetowersri.com. 2 pm. $

The Gino Rosati Quartet, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm.

The R.A. Fish Duo, jazz and global, India, 1060 Hope St., Providence. 421-2600. 5-8 pm.

The Calamari Brothers featuring Steve Cass, swing, Edward's Restaurant and Lounge, 1058 Charles St., North Providence. 475-4455. 6-10 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. $5; musicians free.

The Buddy Roach Trio, jazz jam and rock, Billy Goode's, 29 Marlborough St., Newport. 848-5013. 8:30 pm-12:30 am.

MONDAY,  FEB.  25

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


posted by Bill Melone, 02/14/13