July 2017

by Peter DeVeber

by Peter DeVeber

Please check out the Weekly Events  for ongoing performances not listed here, and always call the venues for confirmation of date and time.

1 Sat 6:30pm Swingtime Big Band presents Big Band Broadway at Music Mountain Rt. 63, 225 Music Mountain Road, Falls Village CT (860) 824-7126.   For their 10th Annual Music Mountain concert, Swingtime spotlights Broadway as the wellspring of the Great American Songbook, and also celebrates the 100th Birthdays of legendary artists Ella Fitzgerald, Dean Martin, Dizzy Gillespie and Buddy Rich!  *Pre-Concert Dinner
5 Wed 12-1:30pm The New New Orleans Jazz Band 1st and 3rd Wednesdays 12-1:30 pm at The Commons, 1 Harvest Cir, Lincoln, MA 01773   (877) 920-5381  www.facebook.com/NNOJB
8 Sat 6:30pm The Peter & Will Anderson Trio plays Gershwin at  Music Mountain Rt. 63, 225 Music Mountain Road, Falls Village CT (860) 824-7126.  ‘Virtuosos on clarinet and saxophone’ (New York Times) Peter and Will Anderson join guitarist Adam Moezinia to present a program exploring the rich legacy of George Gershwin, with songs including It Ain’t Necessarily So, They Can’t Take That Away from Me, Summertime, I Got Rhythm, The Man I Love, and Embraceable You.
9 Sun Join NPR Radio WICN, Worcester for a week’s trip to Italy, including Umbria Jazz Festival, Perugia Italy (7-16)  http://www.umbriajazz.com/
9 Sun 6-8:30pm Galvanized Jazz Band returns to Butch Butterworth’s annual Big Feathers Polo Tournament/Jazz Concert at the Giant Valley Farm, 640 Tuttle Ave. Hamden, CT with special guests Tom Artin on trombone, Noel Kaletsky on reeds, vocalist Cynthia Fabian. Marce Enright wrote a fine report about the 2014 concert, with photos.
9 Sun 8pm The Hal McIntyre Orchestra Directed by Don Pentleton And featuring vocalist Steve Marvin at The Newport Playhouse,  102 Connell Hwy, Newport, RI 02840 Call 1-401-848-7529
10 Mon 7-9pm The New New Orleans Jazz Band on 2nd and 4th Mondays except holidays 7-9pm at the Burlington C.O.A., 61 Center St. Burlington MA 781.270.1950.  Phone 781-505 4953 for confirmation.  Wednesdays 12-1:30 pm at The Commons, 1 Harvest Cir, Lincoln, MA 01773 Phone(877) 920-5381  www.facebook.com/NNOJB
16 Sun 1pm
The Hal McIntyre Orchestra, Directed by Don Pentleton, at The Maudsley Center For Performing Arts, 95 Curzon Mill Rd.
Newburyport, MA.  Rain or shine. Call 978-499-0500 for information and reservations.
19 Wed 12-1:30pm The New New Orleans Jazz Band 1st and 3rd Wednesdays 12-1:30 pm at The Commons, 1 Harvest Cir, Lincoln, MA 01773.  (877) 920-5381  www.facebook.com/NNOJB
19 Wed tbd Jeff Barnhart, John Clark, and Steve Taddeo at the Log Cabin, 500 Easthampton Rd, Holyoke, MA 01040 (413) 535-5077
23 Sun 2pm Glenn Miller Orchestra at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket RI 02895 View Event Details
 23 Sun 8pm Eli Newberger & The Hot Six present The Genius of Cole Porter at Barrington Stage Company, 30 Union Street,
Pittsfield, MA 01201 info@barringtonstageco.org
Box Office: 413 236-8888. July 23 at 8:00 PM and Duke Ellington Swings!  July 24 at 8:00 PM  $45
How better to enjoy Porter’s radiant wit and Ellington’s search for romantic bliss than to listen to great jazz masters in the company of brilliant young singers! We welcome back tuba virtuoso Newberger and his fabulous band, including pianist Bob Winter (Boston Pops) and trumpeter Bo Winiker, to perform with stars from BSC’s Musical Theatre Conservatory.
24 Mon 7-9pm The New New Orleans Jazz Band on 2nd and 4th Mondays except holidays 7-9pm at the Burlington C.O.A., 61 Center St. Burlington MA 781.270.1950.  Phone 781-505 4953 for confirmation.  Wednesdays 12-1:30 pm at The Commons, 1 Harvest Cir, Lincoln, MA 01773 Phone(877) 920-5381  www.facebook.com/NNOJB
 24 Mon 8pm Eli Newberger & The Hot Six present Duke Ellington Swings! at Barrington Stage Company, 30 Union Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201 info@barringtonstageco.org Box Office: 413 236-8888. How better to enjoy Ellington’s search for romantic bliss than to listen to great jazz masters in the company of brilliant young singers! We welcome back tuba virtuoso Newberger and his fabulous band, including pianist Bob Winter (Boston Pops) and trumpeter Bo Winiker, to perform with stars from BSC’s Musical Theatre Conservatory   $45
31 Mon 8pm Dane Vannatter & Fabiano de Castro together in concert for the first time at Provincetown Jazz Festival Fundraiser, Reception and Concert – A Benefit for Jazz in the Schools on Cape Cod, at The Riverway Restaurant 1338 Route 28, South Yarmouth MA.  Jazz Vocalist Dane Vannatter from Cleveland & Jazz Pianist Fabiano de Castro from São Paulo, Brazil are both Provincetown Jazz Festival favorites and will be accompanied by Ron Ormsby (bass), Bart Weisman (drums), and special guest Abby Pollock (sax).
7:15pm Reception with complimentary Hors d’oeuvres provided by Riverway Restaurant and there will be a cash bar.
8:00pm Concert with Dane Vannatter & Fabiano de Castro
$50 Per Person (cash, check or charge at the door).  Proceeds benefit Jazz in the Schools on Cape Cod.   Please email  bartweisman@bartweisman.com today to reserve your seat.
If you can’t attend, email bartweisman@bartweisman.com to find out how you can make a tax-deductible donation and help bring Jazz into the Schools on Cape Cod.

 

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