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Historian and piano master Bill Westcott “The Barrel House Commander” will be performing at a house concert at Rita’s Parlour in Picton on Saturday June 9.
Doors open at 7:30pm Viagra at 2 Union Street, Picton. Bring your favourite beverage, light dinner served at intermission. For details and to reserve your spot, please contact Rita di Ghent at email@example.com.
Tickets are $15 not including the delicious dinners to be found at The Waterfall Tea Room before the concert. For more information and to reserve, please call 613-377-1856.
The Kingston Jazz Society is proud to be lending a hand to the Homegrown Live Music Festival once again. As with last year, there will be a full afternoon and evening if live jazz. We will again be on the 3rd floor of the RCHA Club. (193 Ontario.) This year, food will be available through The Pasta Shelf.
Be sure to check out their full schedule. The jazz portion will be as follows:
|4:00||Spencer Evans westword fioricet|
|6:00||Sara Hamilton and David|
|9:00||Blue Swing Quartet|
|10:00||Kingston Jazz Composers Collective|
|11:00||Mauricio Montecinos and Latin Fusion|
This is the fourth year of the Homegrown Live Music Festival, which celebrates area talent for a jam-packed day of music. All musicians graciously donate their time to the event.
Friday, April 13 2012, 8pm
Ol’ Blue Eyes is considered to be one of the most iconic performers of the 20th century. His colourful personality, vocal virtuosity, and unique way of delivering a lyric ensured his top billing in pop-culture history. Award-winning performer Steve Lippia honours Sinatra with a roster of timeless music. His hgh extreme youthful, energetic talent and powerful show will create a perfect blend of then and now. Come fly with us as we get sentimental over that old black magic under a blue moon.
Adults – $49 to 20; Seniors – $45 to 20; Students – $25 to $15; Children – $10; all plus HST and handling fee.
Glen Fast, Conductor
Steve Lippia, Vocals
Grand Theatre Presents: Dee Dee Bridgewater
In 2011, Dee Dee Bridgewater, who qualifies as something of a legend herself, won the Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album. The Grammy, her third, is for her splendid Billie Holiday homage, Eleanora Fagan (1915-1959): To Billie With Love From Dee Dee semenax health problems. While remaining reverent to Holidays spirit, the celebrated vocalist gives a fresh spin to such Holiday classics as God Bless the Child, “Strange Fruit” and Lady Sings the Blues.
Dee Dee Bridgewater will be in The Rosen Room of The Grand Theatre on Saturday, March 24 at 7:30pm. When buying tickets, use promo code gardenia for a 15% discount!
Grand Theatre Presents: Arturo Sandoval – A Tribute to my Friend Dizzy Gillespie
Series: Grand Theatre Presents (Empire Life Jazz Series)
Friday, March 2, 07:30 PM
Grand Theatre, Regina Rosen Auditorium, 218 Princess Street.
Arturo Sandoval is fluent in at least four musical languages. He can burn through an Afro-Cuban groove, tear up a bebop tune, soar over a Mozart concerto and sooth you with a luscious ballad; with equal power and grace.
Grand Theatre Presents: Ravi Coltrane Quartet
About Ravi Coltrane Quartet
At the age of 44, Coltrane is now a Blue Note Record artist (the label where his father John Coltrane made his landmark 1957 album Blue Train) and is regarded as a powerfully online casino video mature musician with a richly diverse, yet highly distinctive concept as both a saxophonist and a composer. His longtime quartet – with pianist Luis Perdomo, bassist Drew Gress, and drummer E.J. Strickland – has established themselves
as one of the most consistently thrilling and acclaimed working groups in jazz today
Tickets ($37-$42) are available on-line or by calling the Box Office at 613-530-2050.
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From The EMC:
More often than not, the spotlight belongs to a band’s lead singer or guitarist. On Oct. 4, however, it will be bassists who take centre stage for a special “Basses Loaded” concert/workshop in support of the Joe Chithalen Musical Instrument Lending Library (Joe’s MILL), the organization currently holds over 400 instruments available for Kingstonians to borrow and enjoy.
Accomplished area bassists Alec Barken, David Woodenhead, Al Parrish and Zak payday loans bad credit Colbert will take turns demonstrating some tricks of the trade, thereby enhancing audience members’ appreciation for what can be accomplished with different varieties of bass, including five-string, six-string, upright and fretless.
Basses Loaded will take place Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Wilson Room at the Kingston Public Library. Tickets are $10 in advance, or $15 at the door, and are available at Brian’s Record Option and Joe’s MILL (559 Bagot St.).
If you’re looking for Jazz in Kingston, you’re in for a treat at this year’s Cultural Kaleidoscope on Wednesday, September 14 at 7pm. The event, held at The Renaissance Event Venue at 285 Queen Street, will feature The Downtown Trio, Sounds of Jazz and more. Full details follow:
This year’s programming will include an exciting variety of the eight disciplines Online Pokies The Kingston Arts Council
represents, including: The Downtown Trio Jazz Band, Emily Fennel, Sounds of Jazz & The Haitian Sensation, a theatrical performance by Theatre Kingston, a Latin dance performance by the Kingston School of Dance, graphic designs by Julian Berry, Vince Perez and Kevin Merritt, films by Kingston videographers – Leigh Ann Bellamy and Janelle Zhao, poetry by Eric Folsom, visual art by the Academy Gallery, Cornerstone, Gallery Raymond… and so much more!