Jazz Showcase


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Bucky PizzarelliBUCKY PIZZARELLI’S BIRTHDAY BASH
Monday, January 9, 8:00PM

At 91 years old, legendary Guitar Master, Bucky Pizzarelli continues to make great music.  His protégé, Ed Laub (guitar) will once again join him to celebrate Bucky’s Birthday Bash 2017.   These two guitar virtuosos will not be alone in this year’s celebration.  Bucky’s son, Martin Pizzarelli will return on bass.  Konrad Paskudzki (piano) will take the seat behind ourt concert grand.  Born in Western Australia, Konrad spent years playing piano with the likes of the Clayton/Hamilton Jazz Orchestra and the Jeff Hamilton Trio.  In 2013, he joined the Johnny Pizzarelli Quartet.  Also on the stage will be Dag Markus (drums) and

one of New York City’s most sought-after clarinetists and saxophonists, Linus Wyrsch.  This birthday party promises to be one of the best!  Special pricing:  $20 in advance, $25 at the door.

Ticket Prices:

$20   In advance (before 5PM on the day of concert)
$25  At the door 


1AMANI: MUSIC FROM THE HEART
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 8:00PM

Beacon Hill musician, Marty Eigen (sax/flute) will bring his new quartet, Amani, to the Bickford stage for a concert called “Music From the Heart.” The word “amani” means “peace” in Swahili. The group was formed to share the concept of peace through music, performing for people of all ages, races, and religious affiliations.  Besides Marty, the core group includes veteran musicians Fred Fischer (piano), Stephen Fuller (vocals) Flip Peters (guitar) and special guest pianist Leonieke Scheuble, who was recently the recipient of the “Best Up and Coming Young Artist Award” presented to her at the Hothouse Fan Award Ceremony held at The Metropolitan Room in Manhattan.  This will be the Bickford Theatre debut of this unique jazz ensemble.

Ticket Prices:

$17 per person in advance
$20 at the door

 

dan-levisonDAN LEVINSON’S CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION OF RECORDED JAZZ
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 8:00PM

Dan Levinson’s Roof Garden Jass Band will delight your senses with the music that exalted a war-weary nation and propelled it into a wild, hypnotic, jazz-induced frenzy!

Ticket Prices:

$17 per person in advance
$20 at the door 

 

mikedavis_portrait_2015_jkratochvil_4003BIG BIX BEIDERBECKE’S BIRTHDAY
MONDAY, MARCH 13, 8:00PM

Trumpeter Mike Davis will lead an all-star band to celebrate over a century of great jazz from the legendary cornetist.

Ticket Prices:

$17 per person in advance
$20 at the door