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WRIU Jazz

RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING 4/1 TO 4/15/13 

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

MONDAY,  APRIL 1

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

TUESDAY,  APRIL  2

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

WEDNESDAY,  APRIL 3

Milt Javeryrhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 6-8 pm.

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

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

Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Mike Renzi, piano, Jeff Fountain, drums, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm.

Charles Denny, Senior Jazz Voice Recital, UMass Dartmouth, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Recital Hall, Rm 153, Parking Lot 8, 285 Old Westport Rd. North Darmouth, MA, 8 pm

Leon Redbone, jazz/blues, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900 chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm. $

David Bundum Ensemble, Jazz Jam Sessions, UMass Dartmouth, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Group VI Building, Rm 104, Parking Lot 8, 285 Old Westport Rd. North Darmouth, MA, 8 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,  APRIL 4

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

Dick Lupino, Mike Renzi, Kirk Feather and Jeff Fountain, jazz, Ocean Cliff, 65 Ridge Rd., Newport. 846-6667. 6-9 pm. 5th Annual Food and Wine Expo.

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

Gino Rosatti Jazz Ensemble, jazz/blues, Jacky's Waterplace Sushi Bar, 200 Exchange St., Providence, 383-5000, www.jackyswaterplace.com, 6 – 10 pm, no cover

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 6-8 pm.

Pentatonix, a cappella, Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel, 79 Washington St., Providence. 331-5876, lupos.com. 7:30 pm. $$$ advanced burcse; $30 day of show; $30 reserved. All ages.

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,  APRIL  5|

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

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

Dick Lupino, Dan Moretti and Paul Nagel, 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.

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

Dennis McCarthy, Ken Hadley, Kent Hewitt and Joe Potenza, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333, aspirerestaurant.com. 7-11 pm.

Engelbert Humperdinck, pop, Rhode Island Center for the Performing Arts/Park Theatre, 848 Park Ave., Cranston. 467-7275, eventstickets.ricpa.net. 7:30 pm. $$$$$-$$$$$$

Grace Kelly jazz, Chan's Restaurant, 267 Main St.,Woonsocket. 765-1900,chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm. $$

Ray Greene, Pearl Restaurant & Lounge, 393 Charles S., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 8 pm. $

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

The Tish Adams Quartet, w/Mark Ross, keys, Bryan Frank Rizzuto, bass, Phil Vitali, drums, jazz,  Roi Food and Music, 150 Chestnut St., Providence. 272-2161. 8:30 pm - midnight. No cover.

The Sweet P Blues Band, Vintage Restaurant, 2 South Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1234, vintageri.com.

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

Feorge Garzone and the Fringe, Florestan's Way and Mark Medeiros and the Loose Ends, jazz, AS220, 115 Empire St., Providence. 831-9327, as220.org. 9 pm. $. All ages.

Sister Funk, funk, Roots Cultural Center, 276 Westminster St., Providence. 272-7422, rootsprovidence.com. 9-11 pm. $

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

SATURDAY,  APRIL 6

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.

Carolina Chocolate Drops, folk, House of Blues, 15 Lansdowne St., Boston. (800) 745-3000, livenation.com. 7 pm. $$$-$$$$$

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

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

Kenny Marrocco, swing and jazz ballard, Pearl Restaurant and Lounge, 393 Charles St., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 8 pm. $

The Greg Abate Quartet featuring Paul Nagel, Todd Baker and Gary Johnson, jazz, Cultural Center of Cape Cod, 307 Old Main St., South Yarmouth, Mass. (508) 394-7100. 8-10 pm. $$

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

Barbara Slater, vocals, Yvonne Monnett, piano, ballads/jazz, Simply Devine, 125 Water St., Warren. 246-2340. 8-10:30 pm.

The Don Lurgio Trio, jazz, Peeptoad Coffeehouse, North Scituate Baptist Church, 619 West Greenville Rd., North Scituate. 392-1322, fosteringarts.org. 8 pm. $

Livingston Taylor, blues and folk, Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Main Street, Woonsocket. 762-4545, stadiumtheatre.com. 8 pm. $$$-$$$$

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

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

SUNDAY,  APRIL  7

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.

Mac Chrupcala, Al Bernstein and Artie Cabral, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm.

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 4:30-7:30 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.

Steve Burke, jazz, Rok Bar and Grill, 11 Main St., East Greenwich. 885-7655. 7-10 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.

Carolina Chocolate Drops, folk, and Jelly Roll Soul, blues, jazz and roots, Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel, 79 Washington St., Providence. 331-5876, lupos.com. 7:30 pm. $$$ advanced purchase discount; All ages.

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

MONDAY,  APRIL 8

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

TUESDAY,  APRIL  9

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

WEDNESDAY,  APRIL 10

Milt Javeryrhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 6-8 pm.

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

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

Dick Lupino, Karen Fisk, Kent Hewitt, piano, jazz, Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm.

RIC Jazz Combos directed by Greg Abate, Rhode Island College, John Nazarian Center for the Performing Arts, Helen Forman Theatre, 600 Mount Pleasant Ave., Providence. 456-8144. 7 pm. Free.

Charles Denny, Senior Jazz Voice Recital, UMass Dartmouth, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Recital Hall, Rm 153, Parking Lot 8, 285 Old Westport Rd. North Darmouth, MA, 7 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,  APRIL 11

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.

Gino Rosatti Jazz Ensemble, jazz/blues, Jacky's Waterplace Sushi Bar, 200 Exchange St., Providence, 383-5000, www.jackyswaterplace.com, 6 – 10 pm, no cover

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 6-8 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,  APRIL  12

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

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

Greg Abate, Kent Hewitt and Mark Pucci, 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.

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

Bruce Abbott, Paul Mason, Ron Fournier and Joe Potenza, jazz, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St., Providence. 521-3333, aspirerestaurant.com. 7-11 pm.

Dick Lupino, Mary Andrews, Pat Cardeiro and Jeff Fountain, jazz, Marriott, Ballroom, 1 Orms St., Providence. 272-2400. 7-11 pm. Haitian Hoopla Benefit.

World Premier, rhythm and blues and Motown, Pearl Restaurant & Lounge, 393 Charles S., Providence. 331-3000, pearlrestaurantri.com. 8 pm. $

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

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

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

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

SATURDAY,  APRIL 13

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.

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

The Brown University Jazz Band featuring Descember Bueno, Brown University, Salomon Center, DeCiccio Family Auditorium, Main Green, Waterman and George streets, Providence. 8 pm.

Steve Burke, jazz, DiParma Italian Table, Clarion Inn, 940 Fall River Ave., Seekonk. (508) 336-9222. 8-11 pm.

TBA, 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.

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

SUNDAY,  APRIL  14

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.

Bobby McFerrin, jazz, Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave., Boston. (617) 266-1200, (617) 482-6661, celebrityseries.org. 3 pm. $$$-$$$$$$$$

Mac Chrupcala, Al Bernstein and Artie Cabral, jazz, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm.

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 4:30-7:30 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.

Chris Thile and Brad Mehldau, world, Berklee Performance Center, 136 Massachusetts Ave., Boston. (800) 745-3000, livenation.com. 7:30 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,  APRIL 15

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, 04/03/13