Exodus to Jazz blows into town for the beginning of its Fall season
Party down with Jimmie Highsmith and Joseph Wooten

It's Clothesline time folks . . . summer is on the way out, but you can still catch some jazz in Rochester, NY

Wordle image of this pageIt's kind of light out there based on the sources I usually consult, which is not that hard to understand in the week following Labor Day. Clothesline is this weekend, which at least for me is a signal that the summer is almost over. I'm not ready, are you?

Last week I mentioned the Wordle image, but didn't explain. Well here's another. These are from a great site I recently discovered, Wordle.net. Paste in some words (in this case this very page of listings) and get back a "Wordle"...tweak the look and colors and voila! The Listings Wordle!

Thursday, September 4th

  • Lumiere @ Little Theatre Café, 7:30 pm

Friday, September 5th

  • Mike Kaupa Duo @ The Grill at Strathallan, 5:00 pm
  • Lumiere @ Bop Shop (last of 14 Fridays), 6:00 pm
  • Kinetik-flo @ Club Network, 6:30 pm Added image
  • Freddy Colon's Latin Jazz Quartet @ Pazzo's Cuccina, 7:00 pm
  • Tom Passamonte and Special Blend @ Pomodoro Grill & Wine Bar, 7:00 pm
  • Gap Mangione @ Woodcliff Hotel & Spa, 7:30 pm
  • Mel Henderson and Paradigm Shift w/Wycliffe Gordon, Marcus Printup, Gray Mayfield (Exodus to Jazz) @ Clarion Riverside Hotel, 8:00 pm
  • Rich Vitale @ The Grill at Strathallan, 8:30 pm

Saturday, September 6th

  • The Westview Project @ Clothesline Arts Festival (Memorial Art Gallery), no time given
  • Tom Passamonte and Special Blend @ Pomodoro Grill & Wine Bar, 7:00 pm
  • Madeline Forster @ Woodcliff Hotel & Spa, 8:00 pm
  • Tom Pesciotta Jazz Quartet @ Little Theatre Café, 8:30 pm
  • Rich Vitale @ The Grill at Strathallan, 8:30 pm
  • East End Boys @ Havana Moes (East Ave.), 9:30 pm
  • Tumbao @ Tapas 177 Lounge, 11:00 pm

Sunday, September 7th

  • Bill Slater @ The Lodge at Woodcliff, 11:30 am
  • Jazz Band (not sure which) @ Greece Town Hall, 2:00 pm
  • Mambo Kings @ Clothesline Festival (Memorial Art Gallery), 4:00 pm
  • Jon Seiger and the All-Stars @ Dazzle Theatre, 6:00 pm

Monday, September 8th

  • Jazz Dawgs @ Little Theatre Café, 7:30 pm
  • Big Apple Mondays Swing Dance Class and Live Jazz with Quinn Lawrence Trio @ Flat Iron Café, 8:30 pm

Tuesday, September 9th

  • Jim Nugent Trio @ Bistro 135, 7:00 pm

Wednesday, September 10th

  • Music Makers @ Roger Robach Community Center, 7:15 pm
  • Margaret Explosion @ Little Theatre Café, 7:30 pm

We've compiled these listings from information obtained from the performing artists themselves and from other sources. Please forgive me for any discrepancies with reality; feel free to let me know what the problem is, and I'll get the corrections up on the site as soon as possible. Any list items that contain an Added image or struck-through text reflect corrections implemented after initial publication of this post. Email subscribers should check the listings post online for updates or revisions before making decisions based on the information in this post. For additional information regarding a particular performance (where I haven't previewed it in a separate post in advance) you may want to check the artist or venue links in the right panel of this weblog. If you go out to hear a performance listed here, feel free to drop a comment to this post about how it went. I want to hear from you!

This post was originally published on JazzRochester.


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