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WRIU Jazz

RHODE ISLAND JAZZ LISTING 11/18 TO 11/26/2013

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

PLEASE CONTACT jazz@wriu.org with any corrections or additions

MONDAY, NOV. 18

Steve Burke, jazz, Finn’s Harborside (formerly Harbourside Lobstermania), 38 Water St., East Greenwich. 884-6363, harboursideri.com. 6-9 pm. 

17th Anniversary at Bovi’s  Party: FREE BUFFET! John Allmark's 16-Piece Jazz Orchestra, plus PC Student Funk Ensemble. Bovi's Town Tavern, 287 Taunton Ave., East Providence. 434-9670, bovistavern.com. 8 pm, $

TUESDAY, NOV. 19

The John Badessa Big Band w/Tony Del Signore, vocals, jazz and swing, Crickets, 280 George Washington Highway (Route 116), Smithfield. 232-0300. 7:30-10:30 pm. $

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

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 20

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.

Jazz Combos directed by Greg Abate, Rhode Island College, Forman Theatre. Nazarian Center, 600 Mount Pleasant Ave., Providence. 7 pm. Free. 

Oldies Night: Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Mary Andrews, piano/vocals, Pat Cardeiro, guitar/vocals, Jeff Fountain, drums. pop,  Sardella's Restaurant, 30 Memorial Blvd., Newport. 849-6312. 7-9:30 pm.

Let’s Dance Wednesdays: The Cartells, jazz, swing, Motown, R&B, rock, Knickerbocker Cafe, 35 Railroad Ave., Westerly. 315-5070, theknickerbockercafe.com. Free dance lessons 7 pm, music 7:30-10 pm. $ 

Preservation Hall Jazz Band, traditional NOLA. Narrows Center for the Arts, 16 Anawan St., Fall River. (508) 324-1926, narrowscenter.org. 8 pm. $$$$$$ advanced purchase discount.

THURSDAY,  NOV. 21

Milt Javery, rhythm and blues and jazz, Jamestown Fish, 14 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. 423-3474. 6-8 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 w/Jan Schmidt & Swing Haven, 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, NOV. 22

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

Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Dennis Cook, sax, Steve Heck, piano/vocals, jazz, standards, 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,  

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

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

Greg Takemoto & Marcus Monteiro, alto sax, Gino Rosati, guitar, Gary Johnson, drums, Joe Potenza, basses, jazz, blues, Aspire Restaurant, Hotel Providence, 311 Westminster St, Providence, 521-3333, aspirerestaurant.com/events/ 7:30-11:30pm, $.

Anoushka Shankar, World/Indian, Park Theatre/Rhode Island Center for the Performing Arts, 848 Park Ave., Cranston. 467-725, parktheatreri.com. 8 pm. $$$$-$$$$$

Danny Klein’s Full House, plays music of J. Geils Band, blues, dance, 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

Soul Matter, jazz, funk, blues, Thai Taste, Dartmouth MA, 634 State Rd, Dartmouth MA,508.997.2109, www.thaitaste2.com. 9pm 

Roger Ceresi and Gary “Guitar” Gramolini, rock and rhythm and blues, Iron Works Tavern, Hilton Garden Inn, 697 Jefferson Blvd., Warwick. 739-5111,theironworkstavern.com. 9 pm-1 am

Rug Burn Band, blues, Narrragansett Café,  25 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, 423-2150, www.narragansettcafe.com, 9:30 pm – 1 am. No cover

SATURDAY,  NOV. 23

Dick Lupino, bass/vocals, Dennis Cook, sax, Kent Hewitt, piano,  jazz, Greenvale Vineyards, Tasting Room, 582 Wapping Rd., Portsmouth. 847-3777, greenvale.com. 1-4 pm

Wakefield Jazz Sessions w/Manny Morales, trumpet, The Contemporary Theater Co., 327 Main St, Wakefield, 218-0282, www.thecontemporarytheater.com, 2-5 pm, $ donation

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

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

Rod Luther, 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.

Ron Sanfilippo, piano, jazz, Deck Restaurant, Piano Bar, 1 Waite's Wharf, Newport. 846-3600, waiteswharf.com . 8-11 pm. 

Dan Moretti & All Star Band w/Duke Robillard. guitar, Dave Limina, B3, Marty Ballou, bass, Lorne Entres, drums, DC Recording Session, tribute to the jazz/soul sound of the 60’s, Chan’s Restaurant, 267 Main St., Woonsocket. 765-1900, chanseggrollsandjazz.com. 8 pm. $$

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. 

Dave Howard, Neal Vitullo & The Vipers, blues, Narrragansett Café,  25 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, 423-2150, www.narragansettcafe.com, 9:30 pm – 1 am. No cover

SUNDAY, NOV. 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, 1 Bannister's Wharf, Newport. 849-2900 12:30-3:30 pm.

Doug Woolverton, trumpet, w/Mac Chrupcala, piano, Alan Bernstein, bass, and Artie Cabral, drums, jazz, swing, standards, Atlantic Beach Club, 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown. 847-2750. 3-7 pm 

Steve DeConti, guitar, Ron Murray, guitar, jazz, Trio Restaurant, 15 Kingstown Rd. Narragansett. 792-4333. 4-7 pm. 

Sugar Ray & The Bluetones, blues, Narrragansett Café,  25 Narragansett Ave, Jamestown, 423-2150, www.narragansettcafe.com, 4 – 7 pm. No cover

Milt Javery, R&B 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, Tasty Diner Sports Bar and Grill, 410 Mineral Spring Ave., North Providence. 354-4420. 6-10 pm. 

MONDAY, NOV. 25

Steve Burke, jazz, Finn’s Harborside (formerly Harbourside Lobstermania), 38 Water St., East Greenwich. 884-6363, harboursideri.com. 6-9 pm. 

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

TUESDAY, NOV. 26

URI Student Jazz Combos, Joe Parillo, coordinator, Room C100 (behind concert hall), URI Fine Arts Center, 105 Upper College Rd., Kingston, 874-5955, www.uri.edu/music 7 pm, free

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

COMING UP:

FRIDAY, DEC. 6

URI B101 Big Band, Jared Sims, director, Concert Hall, URI Fine Arts Center, 105 Upper College Rd., Kingston, 874-5955, www.uri.edu/music 8 pm, $ student discount

SUNDAY, DEC. 15

WRIU Holiday Extravaganza, with Tish Adams, vocals, Willie Myette, piano, Art Manchester, reeds, Joe Potenza, bass, Alex Chapman, drums, (aka Bluz U Can Uz) jazz, blues, holiday tunes, Fete, 103 Dike St, (Olneyville) Providence, www.fetemusic.com, $


posted by Bill Melone, 11/19/13