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WRIU Jazz

RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING 2/25 TO 3/11/13

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. $

TUESDAY,  FEB.  26

Mary Lou Neville, jazz and pop, Besos Tea House, 378 Main St., East Greenwich. 398-8855. 6:30-9:30 pm.

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

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

WEDNESDAY,  FEB.  27

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, Yvonne Monnett and Ted Casher, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm.

Superchief Trio, swing dance, jump blues, Tric-City Elks Club, www.superchieftrio.com, 7:30 – 11 pm, $

The Reggie Centracchio Group featuring Steve Heck, Joe Esposito, Todd Baker and John Badessa, swing, Crickets, 280 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 232-0300. 8-11 pm.

The Superchief Trio, jump blues, R&B 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.  28

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.

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

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

FRIDAY,  MAR.  1

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 and Friends, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 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.

Leland Baker,  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.

Joe Esposito, sax/flute, Nick Sanfilippo, piano/organ, Ken Hadley, drums, Joe Potenza, bass, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333,aspirerestaurant.com. 7:30-11 pm.

Michael Rollins and Company and Jahmal Brown, jazz and funk, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000,pearlrestaurantri.com. 8-11 pm.

Sugar Ray Norcia and the Bluetones featuring Monster Mike Welch, Anthony Geraci, Mudcat Ward and Neil Gouvin, blues and rock, 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.

The Psycads, reggae/ska, Roi Food and Music, 150 Chestnut St., Providence. 272-2161. 8:30 pm. No cover.

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

SATURDAY,  MARCH 2

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.

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

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

Francisco Pais and Dave Zinno, Brazilian jazz, Lobster Pot, 119 Hope St. (Route 114), Bristol. 253-9100. 8-11 pm. No cover.

Charlie Farren, jazz and pop, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm. $

Rick Costa and Friends, jazz, 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.

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

SUNDAY,  MARCH  3

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.

Lois Vaughan Jazz Trio, feat/Kyle Barbosa, bass Art Manchester, sax/flute, Fifth Element, 111 Broadway, Newport, www.thefifthri, 619-2552, 12n to 3pm.

Rhode Island Loves the Rockaways: Benefit for Relief/Rebuilding:  1:00 pm Biggest Little Jazz Show (Jazz For Children) Tish Adams, Willie Myette, Joe Pontenza, , Alex Chapman, with Phil Berman children’s stories, 4:00 Blues You Can Use Show: Tish Adams, Art Manchester, Gino Rosati, Tai Funmilayo Awolaju (of Boo City), Mark Cutler, John Fuzek, Dennis McCarthy and Nick-A-Nee's House Band featuring Sarah Good, jazz, rock, folk, rhythm and blues and blues, in ballroom, ($ children half price), Fête, 103 Dike St., Providence. 383-1112, fetemusic.com. All ages.

Doctor Don Smith and the South Kingstown Jazz Band and The Latin Jazz Wave, The Towers, 35 Ocean Rd., Narragansett. 782-2597, thetowersri.com. 2 pm. $

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

John Baboian, Mac Chrupcala, 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.

Francisco Pais, jazz, rock, world and pop, Sandywoods Center for the Arts, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton. 241-7349, sandywoodsmusic.com. 8 pm.

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

MONDAY,  MARCH  4

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

TUESDAY,  MARCH  5

Mary Lou Neville, jazz and pop, Besos Tea House, 378 Main St., East Greenwich. 398-8855. 6:30-9:30 pm.

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

WEDNESDAY,  MARCH  6

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

Dick Lupino, Ginny Conley and Bill Moretti and Friends, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm.

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

Berklee World Strings Orchestra, jazz and blues, The Towers, 35 Ocean Rd., Narragansett. 782-2597, thetowersri.com. 7:30 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,  MARCH  7

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.

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

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

FRIDAY,  MARCH  8

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, Dan Moretti and Steve DeConti, jazz, Chanler at Cliff Walk, 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 847-1300. 6-10 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.

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

Candida Rose, vocals, Paul Bouley, piano, Bart Lingley, drums, Joe Potenzabass, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333,aspirerestaurant.com. 7:30-11 pm.

The Innovations, jazz, Nylo Providence/Warwick Hotel, 400 Knight St., Warwick. 734-4460, nylohotels.com. 8-11 pm

Eight To The Bar, jump blues, R&B and swing, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 315-5070, theknickerbockercafe.com. 8 pm. $

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

Zeke Martin Project, winners of “Best Jazz CD – NE Urban Music Awards”, jazz, Funk, Reggae, Roi Food and Music, 150 Chestnut St., Providence. 272-2161. 8:30 pm. No cover.

Elan Trotman, jazz, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 9 pm. $$ includes CD

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

SATURDAY,  MARCH  9

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.

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

Miss Wensday, blues and cabaret, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 7-10 pm.

Lori Diamond and Fred Abatelli and Michelle Lewis, jazz, folk, pop, gospel and blues, Sandywoods Center for the Arts, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton. 241-7349,sandywoodsmusic.com. 7 pm. $$ advanced purchase discount.

The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra led by Nick Hilscher, swing, Rhode Island Center for the Performing Arts/Park Theatre, 848 Park Ave., Cranston. 467-7275, eventstickets.ricpa.net. 7:30 pm. $$$

Pat Loncar and Diamond, jazz, Lobster Pot, 119 Hope St. (Route 114), Bristol. 253-9100. 8-11 pm. No cover.

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

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Eleven Forty Nine, 1149 Division St., Warwick. 884-1149. 8:30-11:30 pm.

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

The Goza Band, jazz, Latin, and R&B, Cuban Revolution Restaurant and Bar, 60 Valley St., Providence. 632-0649, thecubanrevolution.com. 9 pm

SUNDAY,  MARCH  10

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.

Paul Hoffman, swing, South Kingstown Public Library/Peace Dale, 1057 Kingstown Rd., Peace Dale. 789-1555, skpl.org. 2 pm. Free. Love Songs from the Swing Era.

Dean and Marilyn: Luann Dutra and Robert Black, tribute to Dean Martin and Marilyn Monroe, Twin River, Lighthouse Bar, 100 Twin River Rd., Lincoln. 723-3200, (877) 827-4837,twinriver.com. 2-6 pm. No cover. 18+ 

Bonnie Mann, Mac Chrupcala, 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.

Nancy and Beth, jazz, blues and pop, Wilbur Theatre, 246 Tremont St., Boston. (800) 745-3000, ticketmaster.com. 7 pm. $

Francisco Pais, jazz, rock, world and pop, Sandywoods Center for the Arts, 43 Muse Way, Tiverton. 241-7349, sandywoodsmusic.com. 8 pm.

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

MONDAY,  MARCH  11

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

COMING ATTRACTIONS:

SATURDAY, MARCH  16Big Bad Voodoo Daddy (20th Anniversary Tour), jump blues, swing, Rhode Island Center for the Performing Arts/Park Theatre, 848 Park Ave., Cranston. 467-7275, eventstickets.ricpa.net. 7:30 pm. $$$


posted by Bill Melone, 02/28/13