Primavera Thursday Night Jazz Schedule

Thursday Jazz 2017 Is Pleased to Present Jazz at Primavera Ristorante   www.primav.com/ 20 Pleasant St. Millis MA 02054 Reservations (508) 376-2026 7:00 to 9:30pm   Admission $10 2017 July 20  Eli and The Hot Six 27  Steve Taddeo and The Swing Senders … Continue reading

Eli and the Hot Six at Primavera Ristorante June 15, 2017

Bo Winiker trumpet, Ted Casher alto and tenor sax/clarinet, Herb Gardner trombone, Eli Newberger tuba/leader, Bob Tamagni drum, Elaine Wu and Watson Reid and guest Sarah (Gardner) Nova vocals Skill and stamina – the musicians arrived early and practiced for … Continue reading

Blue Horizon Jazz Band at Primavera Ristorante May 4, 2017

Stan McDonald soprano sax, Phil Person trumpet, John Kafalas trombone, Gerry Gagnon tuba, Jack Soref guitar, Rich Malcolm drums. The Blue Horizon Jazz Band played fine Classic Traditional Jazz at Primavera Ristorante on May 4th.  Stan McDonald dug into his … Continue reading

Eli and The Hot Six at Primavera Ristorante, March 16, 2017

(by Marce. Click on pictures to see enlargements.) The Hot Six play contemporary, classic jazz, joining the present with the glorious past. They kicked it off with sparkling spontaneity on At The Jazz Band Ball, a tune by Nick LaRocca, cornetist with … Continue reading

Dan Gabel’s Centennial Jass Band, March 30, 2017  Primavera Ristorante

Dan ‘Daddy’ Gabel – 1912 King Trombone, Cow Moos Jeff ‘LaRocca’ Hughes – 1910 Conn Cornet, Horse Whinny John ‘Shields’ Clark – Clarinet and Rooster Coos Ian ‘Rags’ Frenkel – Piano and fashion consultant Bill ‘Sbarbaro’ Reynolds – 1915 Snare … Continue reading

Riverboat Stompers at Primavera Ristorante February 16, 2017

Jazz Sea Cruise – January 1-19, 2018    Phone 352.205.1777  Fax: 352.415.0779 The Riverboat Stompers with guest Craig Ball performed peppy renditions of New Orleans favorites  at Primavera Ristorante, with Craig Ball (cl), Neil Flewelling (ct), Frank Batchelor (tb), Steve Taddeo (dr), Phil … Continue reading

Eli and The Hot Six at Primavera Ristorante January 19, 2017

Bob Winter keys, Eli Newberger leader/tuba, Bob Tamagni drums, Ted Casher clarinet and tenor sax, Phil Person trumpet and Herb Gardner trombone and vocals. Not shown: Elaine Wu and Watson Reid vocals. The Hot Six were in rare form, playing … Continue reading

Blue Horizon Jazz Band at Primavera January 5, 2017

Stan McDonald soprano sax, Phil Person trumpet, John Kafalas trombone, Jack Soref guitar and banjo, Stu Gunn double string bass, Rich Malcolm drums. Stan McDonald’s Blue Horizon Jazz Band enthusiastically opened the 2017 Thursday Jazz Season raring to play Traditional Jazz after … Continue reading

Eli and The Hot Six at Primavera December 15, 2016

Phil Person trumpet, Ted Casher clarinet/tenor sax, Herb Gardner trombone, Bob Winter keyboard, Jimmy Mazzy banjo/vocals, Eli Newberger tuba, Carolyn Newberger washboard, no drums – Bob Tamagni was absent because of recent surgery. The group members are obviously excellent jazz … Continue reading

Eli & The Hot Six at Primavera November 17, 2017

Phil Person trumpet, Ted Casher reeds, Herb Gardner trombone, Bob Winter keys, Jimmy Mazzy banjo/vocals, Eli Newberger leader/tuba, Bob Tamagni drums Eli & The Hot Six played fantastic contemporary jazz Thursday November 17th at Primavera Ristorante in Millis, MA.  They … Continue reading