Wednesday, May 17, 2017

JAZZ THIS WEEK IN NEW BRUNSWICK

WHEN: Wednesday, May 17, 8pm - 11pm
WHERE:
INC, 302 George St, New Brunswick

  • JACOB WEBB – Keys
  • TODD SCHEFFLIN – Sax
  • NATHAN WEBB - Drums

THE JT PROJECT -Todd Schefflin is a Philly native and Jacob Webb is from Kansas City. The two met in 2007 at William Paterson U and made an immediate musical connection. They started writing music together, which eventually led to the formation of The JT Project in 2009. THE JT PROJECT has included some of the most talented Jazz and Soul musicians in NYC. The members of the group have toured and recorded with major label legends such as Anita Baker, Aretha Franklin, Patti Labelle, Jaheim, Ashford and Simpson, Kenny Garrett, Joe, and Mulgrew Miller among many others.

WHEN: Thursday, May 18, 8pm-11pm
WHERE:
THE HYATT, 2 Albany St., New Brunswick

  • BEN PATERSON, Organ
  • ED CHERRY – - Guitar
  • JASON TIEMANN-Drums

Originally from Philadelphia, Ben studied both classical and jazz music before moving to Chicago. where he performed with the city's top musicians. Now in NYC, Ben combines hard-swinging grooves and melodic improvisation with an impeccable touch. Whether playing lush ballads, hard-driving blues-tinged organ, or singing classic tunes Ben has garnered international acclaim for his superb musicianship and engaging performances. Ben plays at premier NY Jazz clubs and festivals worldwide. He was honored to work as pianist for NEA Jazz Master Von Freeman until Von's passing in 2012.  He has also worked with Johnny O'Neal, Red Holloway, Bria Skonberg, Jerry Weldon, Peter Bernstein, Ed Cherry, many others. Ben Paterson

WHEN: Friday May 19, 6:30pm-9:30pm
WHERE:
Due Mari, 78 Albany St., New Brunswick

BRYNN STANLEY & ARTURO

Brynn Stanley has spent the last several years singing professionally at venues throughout NYC and NJ. She has also been the lead in several musicals/plays, commercials and independent films. Brynn's performing style has been described as "soulful, warm, classic, timeless, inspiring and sincere". Her ability to connect with her audience "soul to soul" is what makes her performances a 'night to remember'.