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Storytellers: American Jewish Composers

Saturday, October 11, 2014 7:30 pm

Saturday, October 11, 2014
7:30 pm

The Hartford Independent Chamber Orchestra, Puppetsweat Theater and Hartford Opera Theater present Martin Bresnick’s “Der Signal,” based on a 19th century Russian-Yiddish short story.  Also presented is film composer Erich Wolfgang Korngold’s “Suite for Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing.”
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Kate Callahan & Echo Joy

Saturday, October 4, 2014 8:00 pm

Saturday, October 4, 2014
8:00 pm

Kate Callahan, named Greater Hartford Arts Council Featured Artist of 2014 and Connecticut’s Best Singer-Songwriter in 2013, performs with her band, Echo Joy. Kate has three albums, including her recent release “Two Doors.” She is joined by her father,  Lee Callahan, and her producer, guitarist Jim Chapdelaine.
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Ha Ha’s & Ta Ta’s, Improv and Burlesque

Friday, September 19, 2014 7:30 pm

Friday, September 19, 2014
7:30 pm

Sea Tea Improv starts it off with songs and games and on-the-spot humor. Play along.
The Beat City Beauties continues the fun with its spin on a long-time show business tradition.
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Jazz Mondays Music

Jazz Mondays

Monday, August 11, 2014 8:00 pm

Monday, August 11, 2014
8:00 pm

Darren Barrett Quartet | $5 Cover

Trumpeter Darren Barrett is  joined by Clay Lyons on alto saxophone, Alexander Tóth on bass and  Anthony Tóth on drums.

Barrett is a graduate of the Berklee College of Music and is an associate professor there in the ensembles and brass department. He received his MA in Jazz Performance at Berklee and an MS in Music Education at Queens College.  He has a diploma in Jazz Performance from the Thelonius Monk Institute, winning first place in its international jazz competition in 1997.

His most recent album, released this year,  is “Darren Barrett Energy In Motion plays the music of the Bee Gees and dB Quintet – Live and Direct.”

Music starts at 8 p.m.  Jam session follows at Black-eyed Sally’s, 350 Asylum St., Hartford. Information: http://blackeyedsallys.com or http://www.umojamusic.com/jazz-mondays


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Jazz Mondays Music

Jazz Mondays

Monday, July 14, 2014 8:00 pm

Monday, July 14, 2014
8:00 pm

Jocelyn Pleasant Group| No Cover

Percussion player Jocelyn Pleasant performs with Matt Dwonszyk on bass, Dan Campolieta on piano. Features tap dancer Corey Hutchins.

A jam session follows at Black-Eyed Sally’s, 350 Asylum St. Hartford, 8 to 11 pm.

Information: http://blackeyedsallys.com or http://www.umojamusic.com/jazz-mondays

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Jay Hoggard Featured In UMOJA Opener

Friday, June 20, 2014 6:00 pm

Friday, June 20, 2014
6:00 pm

Free

Vibraphonist Jay Hoggard sits in with Yunie Mojica on alto saxophone, Raynel Frazier on  trombone, Josh Evans on trumpet, Jen Allen on Piano, Stephen “King” Porter on bass, Jocelyn Pleasant on drums/percussion and Jonathan Barber on Drum in the opening concert of this summer’s UMOJA Music Series.

This  four-week free concert series represents the seven principles of Kwanzaa: Unity, Self-Determination, Collective Work and Responsibility, Cooperative Economics, Purpose, Creativity, and Faith  It features musicians who have a connection to the Hartford community and is organized by Raynel Frazier and Yunie Mojica of UMOJA.

The series is supported by the Evelyn Preston grant fund.

Complete schedule: www.umojamusic.com

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Hartford New Music Festival

World Premieres, April 26, 7 pm

On line sales end 3 pm Friday. Purchase tickets at box office. Doors open 6:30 pm
The second concert in the Hartford New Music Festival features two new multi-media compositions by Scott Comanzo and Michael Gatonski, support by a grant from the Edward T. and Ann C. Roberts Foundation.
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Jazz Mondays Music

Jazz Mondays

Monday, April 21, 2014 8:00 pm

Monday, April 21, 2014
8:00 pm

Nick Roseboro Quartet|No cover

Nick Roseboro on trumpet, Jarod Kashkin on piano, Daniel Loomis on bass and Robin Baytas on drums.

Jam session follows at Black-Eyed Sally’s, 350 Asylum St. Hartford, 8 to 11 pm.  Sponsored by Charter Oak Cultural Center.

Jazz Mondays Music

Jazz Mondays

Monday, April 7, 2014 8:00 pm

Monday, April 7, 2014
8:00 pmto11:00 pm

Byrdspeak/ No Cover

The Byrdspeak Ensemble has Warren Byrd on piano and vocals;  Saskia Laroo on trumpet, saxophone and bass; Sinan Bakir on guitar; Ben Biello on drums; and  Stephen “King” Porter on bass.

Jam session follows at Black-Eyed Sally’s, 350 Asylum St. Hartford, 8 to 11 pm.  Sponsored by Charter Oak Cultural Center.

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HICO Presents Theatricality

Saturday, February 8, 2014 8:00 pm

Saturday, February 8, 2014
8:00 pm

The Hartford Independent Chamber Orchestra presents “Theatricality” Saturday, Feb. 8, 8 p.m. Hartford Opera Theater mezzo sopranos Charity Clark and Meghan Ryan, perform. The program includes by Erich Wolfgang Korngold’s Overture from “Suite for Much Ado About Nothing, “ Luciano Berio’s “Folk Songs,” and Sergei Prokofiev”s Quintet, Op. 39. Daniel D’Addio conducts.

Tickets are $15 for general admission and $10 for students and seniors, plus fees. Click here to order tickets.




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