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Jazz Around Town: Is it Wednesday already? Time for some jazz listings...

Jazz with SaxOK, the last seven days just blew by for me... and here it is time for me to pull together the jazz listings in and around Rochester for the next seven days. Well, here you go...

Thursday, February 16, 2011

  • Jazz & Wine Happy Hour with The Swooners @ Woodcliff Hotel & Spa, 5:00 pm
  • Jon Seiger and the All-Stars @ Market Cafe at Wegmans, Calkins Road in Henrietta, 5:30 pm
  • Eros Guitar Duo @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • Bob Henley @ Prosecco Italian Restaurant & Bar, 1550 Route 332, Farmington, 6:00 pm
  • Joe Santora Trio with Emily Kirchoff @ Michael's Valley Grill, 7:00 pm
  • Mic Gillette (former lead trumpet with Tower of Power)with the Greece Arcadia & Greece Olympia HS Jazz Ensembles @ Greece Olympia High School Auditorium, 7:00 pm added image
  • Annie Wells @ Little Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm
  • Fred Costello & Roger Eckers Duo @ Portobello, 1369 Pittsford-Mendon Rd., 7:30 pm
  • Todd East @ Pane Vino, 8:30 pm
  • Dave Rivello Ensemble @ Village Rock Cafe (East Rochester), 9:00 pm

Friday, February 17, 2011

  • Bobby DiBaudo Duo @ Bistro 135, 5:00 pm
  • Captain Marvel @ Lemoncello, 7:00 pm
  • Evening of Smooth Jazz with Jimmie Highsmith Trio @ Trinities Restaurant, 7:00 pm
  • Joe Santora Trio with Emily Kirchoff @ Michael's Valley Grill, 7:00 pm
  • Ted Nicolosi & Shared Genes @ Pultneyville Grill, 4135 Mill St., Williamson, 7:00 pm
  • Ryan T Carey @ Thali of India, 7:00 pm
  • The Westview Project @ Pomodoro Monroe Ave, 7:00 pm
  • Fred Costello & Roger Eckers Duo @ Charley Brown's Restaurant, Penfield, 7:30 pm
  • Gap Mangione New Blues Band @ Woodcliff Hotel & Spa, 7:30 pm
  • Jimmy Heath Big Band A Jazz Masterpiece: Four Black Immortals: In tribute to Paul Robeson, Jackie Robinson, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King Jr. Composed by Ernie Wilkins with narration by Camille Yarbrough and performed with 16 Strings and the A.R.C. Choir @ Auditorium Theatre, 8:00 pm (Cancelled)
  • The Swooners @ Pane Vino, 8:00 pm
  • Soul Express @ Bistro 135, 8:00 pm
  • Stringplicity @ Little Theatre Cafe, 8:30 pm

Saturday, February 18, 2011

  • Tom Monti @ Prosecco Italian Restaurant & Bar, 1550 Route 332, Farmington, 5:30 pm
  • Ted Nicolosi & Shared Genes @ Prime Steak House 42 E Main St Webster, 6:30 pm
  • Bob Sneider Trio @ Bistro 135, 7:00 pm
  • El Rojo Jazz @ Lemoncello, 7:00 pm
  • Fred Costello & Roger Eckers Duo @ Charley Brown's Restaurant, Penfield, 7:30 pm
  • Gap Mangione New Blues Band @ Woodcliff Hotel & Spa, 7:30 pm
  • Sofrito @ Little Theatre Cafe, 8:30 pm
  • Paradigm Shift @ The Brighton Restaurant (1881 East Ave., Rochester), 9:30 pm added image
  • East End Jazz Boys @ Havana Moes, 9:30 pm

Sunday, February 19, 2012

  • Anthony Gianovola @ Lemoncello, 6:00 pm
  • Footnote @ Lovin' Cup, 7:00 pm

Monday, February 20, 2012

  • Bobby DiBaudo Duo @ Horizons Lounge at Woodcliff Hotel & Spa, 5:30 pm
  • Mark Bader @ Bistro 135, 5:30 pm
  • Dixieland with Black Diamond Express, @ Green Lantern Inn, One East Church St., Fairport, 6:30 pm
  • Tony Gianavola @ Beale Street Cafe, 7:00 pm
  • Russell Fielder Trio @ Little Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

  • Tinted Image @Woodcliff Hotel & Spa, 5:30 pm
  • Jim Nugent @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • White Hots & Tina Albright @ Monroe's Restaurant, 7:00 pm

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

  • El Rojo Jazz @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • Greg Chako @ Lemoncello, 6:00 pm
  • Jon Greeno Trio @ Prosecco Italian Restaurant & Bar, 1550 Route 332, Farmington, 6:00 pm added image
  • Robert Chevrier @ Pomodoro Monroe Avenue, 6:30 pm
  • Paradigm Shift @ Pomodoro's Grill & Wine Bar (University Ave.), 7:30 pm
  • Coffey-Wachala Duo @ LIttle Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm
  • Rick Holland-Evan Dobbins Little Big Band @ Tala Vera Cantina, 8:00 pm

Heads Up ... Look for these Jazz Gigs and Special Jazz Events in the Future

  • Hunt Real Estate Art of Jazz Series presents Enrico Rava Tribe @ Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, Sunday, February 26, 3:00 pm
  • Billy Childs with the Ying Quartet (performing jazz and classical pieces) @ Kilbourn Hall, Sunday, February 26th, 3:00 pm
  • Institute for Creative Music presents Big Band Reading and Q&A Session @ Eastman Community Music School, Messenger One, Sunday, March 3rd, 5:30 pm
  • Institute for Creative Music presents Creative Music Showcase with short performances by Mike Kaupa, the Mighty High and Dry, Madeline Forster, and the Nick Finzer Sextet, followed by a reception @ 396 Rugby Ave, Rochester, NY 14619, Monday, March 4th, 6:00 pm
  • Exodus to Jazz presents 480East @ Water Street Music Hall, Thursday, March 8th, 8:00 pm (new date and venue)
  • Jazz90.1 Presents Annual Pancake Breakfast @ Greece Olympia High School, Saturday, March 10th, 10:00 am–1:00 pm (tickets on sale now)
  • Gilad Atzmon with Rich Siegel presents a spoken word and musical dialogue against war and apartheid in the Middle East (benefit for Deir Yassin Remembered Scholarship Fund) @ The Cracker Factory, Geneva, Tuesday, March 13th, 7:00 pm
  • "Jazzography" with the Rod Blumenau Quartet @ Ingle Auditorium, RIT, Friday, March 16th, 8:00 pm
  • David Benoit @ Buffalo State College, Performing Arts Center at Rockwell Hall, Friday, March 16th, 8:00 pm
  • Katie Ernst Quartet & Alexa Tarantino Trio @ Jazz for Justice Benefit at the Harro East, Friday, March 23rd, 6:00 pm (click on the image in center column for more information)
  • Cornell Concert Series presents The Bad Plus @ Barnes Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, Friday March 30, 8:00 pm
  • Exodus to Jazz presents The Ulysses Owens Quintet (with Christian McBride, Marcus Printup, Christian Sands, & Jaleel Shaw) @ Hochstein School of Music Performance Hall, Saturday, April 14th, 8:00 pm (replacing Johnny O'Neal)
  • Wayne Bergeron with the Greece Jazz Band (Tribute to Maynard Ferguson to benefit Honeoye Schools music programs) @ Honeoye Central School, Tuesday April 17th, 7:00 pm

We've compiled these listings from information obtained from the performing artists themselves and other sources. The aim is to give you a one stop place to find all your jazz in Rochester.The aim is to give you a one stop place to find all your jazz in Rochester. Only start times are listed, visit or call the venue for more details (the sites for many are in the right panel). Please forgive any discrepancies with reality and feel free to let me know what the problem is, and I'll get the corrections up on the site as soon as possible (click on the "Contact Us" button above). If you go out to hear a performance listed here, feel free to drop a comment to this post to let us know how it went. I want to hear from you!

 

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