8 results for tag: jazz

Blood Sweat & Tears featuring Bo Bice

It’s been five decades since drummer/producer Bobby Colomby and friends assembled the first group to successfully blend rock and jazz into a genre-crossing sound and style. So successfully in fact, that the band’s second album, Blood, Sweat & Tears, topped the Billboard charts for many weeks and beat out the Beatles’ ... More Info

The John Pizzarelli Quartet Holiday Show with Jessica Molaskey

Buy several jazz & heritage shows together and SAVE! CLICK HERE! Jazz guitarist and singer John Pizzarelli was called “Hip with a wink” by Town & Country, “madly creative” by The Los Angeles Times and “The genial genius of the guitar” by The Toronto Star. Pizzarelli's most recent CD is Midnight McCartn... More Info

Jake Shimabukuro

Consider the humble ukulele. It’s an adaptation of a stringed instrument that traveled with Portuguese immigrants who came to work in the sugar cane fields of Hawaii. Islanders made the “machete” their own, mixing external influences of classical European music and Spanish guitar with Hawaiian songs. Native Hawaiians ... More Info

Maurice Hines Tappin’ Thru Life with Sherrie Maricle and The DIVA Jazz Orchestra

Maurice Hines is a star of stage, screen and television. He commenced his amazing career at the age of five, studying tap at the Henry LeTang Dance Studio in New York City. LeTang recognized his extraordinary talents and was soon choreographing numbers specifically for Maurice and his brother Gregory. Soon the two brothers ... More Info

Take 6

Buy several jazz & heritage shows together and SAVE! CLICK HERE! TAKE 6 is the most awarded a cappella group in history, with 10 Grammys, 10 Dove Awards (Gospel Music Awards), Best Jazz Vocal Group honors for seven consecutive years in Downbeat’s prestigious Reader’s and Critic’s Poll, a Soul Train Music Award, BRE ... More Info

Squirrel Nut Zippers

Buy several jazz & heritage shows together and SAVE! CLICK HERE! SQUIRREL NUT ZIPPERS It was about 20 years ago when NPR’s Morning Edition said: “It’s not easy to categorize the music of the Squirrel Nut Zippers, except that it’s hot.” 2016 marked the 20th anniversary of the Squirrel Nut Zippers most ... More Info

Arturo Sandoval

Buy several jazz & heritage shows together and SAVE! CLICK HERE! Hosted by 90.9 WBUR's José Massó A protégé of the legendary jazz master Dizzy Gillespie, Arturo Sandoval was born in Artemisa, a small town in the outskirts of Havana, Cuba, on November 6, 1949, just two years after Gillespie became the first musician ... More Info

The Grace Kelly Quartet plus Joey DeFrancesco & The People

Buy several jazz & heritage shows together and SAVE! CLICK HERE! “Grace Kelly has an electric charisma on-stage that instantly ignites the room. She is one of the most kind-hearted, easy-going people I’ve had the pleasure of working with.” --Jon Batiste, band leader for The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Saxopho... More Info