Friday, January 5, 2018

NJ JAZZ SOCIETY SETS JANUARY SCHEDULE OF APPEARANCES

New Jersey Jazz Social: Kate Baker / Vic Juris Trio

WHEN: January 21 @ 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM; Doors open at 3:00 pm 
WHERE:
Shanghai Jazz, 24 Main St. Madison, NJ + Google Map

Sponsored by New Jersey Jazz Society with Shanghai Jazz, Funding has been made possible in part by Morris Arts through the NJ State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.

Image result for Kate BakerKate Baker’s love of music is the basis for two remarkable talents, as a singer and an educator. She has a distinctive vocal style and lyrical expression and she has evolved into one of today’s most sought after singers. Her voice resonates with her love of diverse musical inspirations whether Jazz, Brazilian, Latin or the Blues. Be it a Cole Porter standard or an Antonio Carlos Jobim composition, English or Portuguese, Kate is at home. She will be performing with her husband, Vic Juris famous jazz guitarist.

Image result for Vic JurisVic Juris was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, he met and work with blind saxophonist Eric Kloss and they became friends. he met guitarist Pat Martino, who became a friend and mentor. Juris recorded with Richie Cole his debut album as a leader, Road Song, in 1979. Since 1991 he has spent much of his career with saxophonist David Liebman.Juris has taught at The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, Lehigh University, and Rutgers University and has written instructional books for guitar.


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1867 Sanctuary at Ewing

WHEN: January 6 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
WHERE:
1867 Sanctuary, 101 Scotch Road, Ewing, NJ + Google Map

PYRENESIA: Vintage jazz with gypsy, klezmer, and folk influences. Alan Rigoletto (guitar/vox), Patrick Knapp (upright bass), Daniella Fischetti (fiddle), Tony Kovatch (accordion). Tickets are available online, or call the box office: (609) 392-6409. Discount for members and groups. The New Jersey Jazz Society is a proud co-sponsor of Jazz at the 1867 Sanctuary at Ewing.

WHEN: January 12 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Modern Jazz with B.D. Lenz (Guitar), James Rosocha (Bass), Joe Falcey (Drums) Tickets are available online, or call the box office: (609) 392-6409. Discount for members and groups. The New Jersey Jazz Society is a proud co-sponsor of Jazz at the 1867 Sanctuary at Ewing.

WHEN: January 14 @ 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Brazilian solo piano jazz Tickets are available online, or call the box office: (609) 392-6409. Discount for members and groups. The New Jersey Jazz Society is a proud co-sponsor of Jazz at the 1867 Sanctuary at Ewing.

WHEN: January 20 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Original Contemporary Jazz. Jack Furlong (Sax), Sean Gough (Piano), Jon McElroy (bass), and John O’Keefe (drums) Tickets are available online, or call the box office: (609) 392-6409. Discount for members and groups. The New Jersey Jazz Society is a proud co-sponsor of Jazz at the 1867 Sanctuary at Ewing.

WHEN: January 27 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Straight ahead jazz and standards: Stephen Yee (Alto Saxophone), Jonathan Kirschner (Guitar), Ryan Permaul (Bass), Kyle Duppstadt (Drums) Tickets are available online, or call the box office: (609) 392-6409. Discount for members and groups. The New Jersey Jazz Society is a proud co-sponsor of Jazz at the 1867 Sanctuary at Ewing.

Image result for Chris Brubeck’s Triple PlayBickford Theatre: Chris Brubeck’s Triple Play

WHEN: January 20 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
WHERE:
Bickford Theatre, 6 Normandy Heights Road, Morristown + Google Map

Led by the great Dave Brubeck’s son Chris, Triple Play brings together three exceptional musicians whose good-time music draws on folk, blues, and jazz. Grammy-nominated composer and musician Chris Brubeck has been called “one of the finest jazz trombonists around today” by Downbeat Magazine and “one of the most capable electric bassists” by the Los Angeles Times. He began touring and recording with his legendary father and has gone onto international acclaim as a performer, composer, and band leader. 

Image result for The Midiri BrothersOcean County MidWeek Jazz: The Midiri Brothers

WHEN: January 24 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
WHERE:
Ocean County College – Grunin Center, College Drive, Toms River + Google Map

The Midiri Brothers Salute Benny Goodman’s Carnegie Hall Concert. In January 1938, Benny Goodman performed a concert at New York’s Carnegie Hall that became known as one of the most exciting–and important–evenings of music in the history of jazz. For the 80th anniversary, Grunin Center favorites the Midiri Brothers and their Orchestra will perform an unforgettable tribute to the night Carnegie Hall learned to swing! Tickets are available online or by calling the box office at (732) 255-0500. Reserved seating

Bob DeVos Organ Trio 

WHEN: Tuesday, January 9th @ 7:30pm-11pm – No Music Charge – Open Seating 
WHERE:
South Mountain Tavern Listening Room, 19 South Valley Road, South Orange
(973) 763-1006

Bob DeVos – guitar, Kyle Koehler – organ; Jason Tiemann – drums

Two Tuesdays a month Bob DeVos brings  outstanding musicians to this dedicated listening room with outstanding food & spirits.

Free parking lot after 6pm behind venue and South Orange RR Station
Check  www.bobdevosjazzguitar.com for details and other dates.

Image result for Bob DeVos TrioBob DeVos Trio 

WHEN: Tuesday, January 23rd @ 7:30pm-11pm – No Music Charge – Open Seating
WHERE: South Mountain Tavern Listening Room, 19 South Valley Road, South Orange
(973) 763-1006

Bob DeVos – guitar;  Steve LaSpina – bass; Billy Drummond – drums

Two Tuesdays a month Bob DeVos brings a rotating group of outstanding musicians to this dedicated listening room with outstanding food & spirits.

Free parking lot after 6pm behind venue and South Orange RR Station or free street parking.

Check  www.bobdevosjazzguitar.com for details and other dates.