Loading Events
Find Events

Past Events

Events List Navigation

June 2017

Bickford Theatre: Neville Dickie and the Midiri Brothers

June 5 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Bickford Theatre, 6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
+ Google Map

Neville Dickie, one of the world’s foremost exponents of stride piano and boogie-woogie, will once again be reunited by the incomparable Midiri Brothers with Paul Midiri (vibes, drums and trombone) and Joe Midiri (clarinet and sax) for an evening of jazz to open the summer season at 7:30pm Monday, June 5, at the Bickford Theatre Jazz Showcase.  From the UK, Neville Dickie has made a name for himself on both sides of the pond with his Waller style of playing: a rumbling…

Find out more »

1867 Sanctuary at Ewing: Joe Holt and Danny Tobias

June 11 @ 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
1867 Sanctuary, 101 Scotch Road
Ewing, NJ United States
+ Google Map

Preservation New Jersey is pleased to welcome jazz pianist Joe Holt and trumpeter Danny Tobias back to the wonderful acoustic space of the 1867 Sanctuary for a concert of classic jazz stylings and improvisational surprises. Joe Holt is a full time improvisational/jazz pianist - known for his creative improvisations and a joy of performing, Joe's formal studies span both jazz and classical, and the influence of both worlds can be heard. He appears on over 30 album recordings. Currently, Joe…

Find out more »

1867 Sanctuary at Ewing: Jazz and Spirituals with Peggy Lee Brown

June 17 @ 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
1867 Sanctuary, 101 Scotch Road
Ewing, NJ United States
+ Google Map

Peggy Lee Brown returns to the beautiful stained glass and wonderful acoustic space of the 1867 Sanctuary with vocalists Ray Brown and Sylvia Brown-Roberts with pianist Jaclyn Duncan for a Saturday matinee concert! Peggy Lee Brown is a vocalist with a repertoire that includes Broadway, opera, jazz, and spirituals. She has performed in the United States and Europe. The program includes: In the Still of the Night (Cole Porter) All the Things You Are (Jerome Kern & Oscar Hammerstein II)…

Find out more »

Ocean County MidWeek Jazz: The Jazz Lobsters Big Band

June 21 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Ocean County College – Grunin Center, College Drive
Toms River, NJ 08754 United States
+ Google Map

The 2016-17 MidWeek Jazz season will come to a roaring conclusion with the popular Jazz Lobsters Big Band, roaring through classics associated with Count Basie, Frank Sinatra, Benny Goodman and more. Always one of the most popular attractions at MidWeek Jazz and an ideal way to start the summer in a swinging groove!

Find out more »

1867 Sanctuary at Ewing: Luiz Simas, Brazilian Piano Jazz

June 24 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
1867 Sanctuary, 101 Scotch Road
Ewing, NJ United States
+ Google Map

Rio native Luiz Simas (www.luizsimas.com) is a multifaceted artist: singer, pianist, group leader, composer of songs and of instrumental pieces, producer and arranger. He has recorded several cds of various genres, such as choro (Brazilian ragtime), free piano improvisations, and Brazilian pop/jazz. A genuine Carioca, he has lived in New York City since 1989. He has led original groups in jazz festivals and clubs in the US, in Europe and in Brazil. Luiz' voice and music have warmed major venues…

Find out more »

1867 Sanctuary at Ewing: Wenonah Brooks

June 29 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
1867 Sanctuary, 101 Scotch Road
Ewing, NJ United States
+ Google Map

Wenonah Brooks is a renonwned vocalist from Hopewell NJ. Her style has been to bring the performance of jazz back to its fundamentals, namely, recognizable standard songs expressed in the form of the artist. Specifically, her performance is a synthesis of standard material from Porter, Hart, etc.… and her personal style of subtle interpretation steeped in blues and gospel tradition. Accompanying her will be Matthew Parrish on string bass and Radam Schwartz on keyboards. Matthew is a sought-after bassist, and has…

Find out more »
July 2017

1867 Sanctuary at Ewing: Ben Rosenblum

July 7 @ 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
1867 Sanctuary, 101 Scotch Road
Ewing, NJ United States
+ Google Map

Ben Rosenblum (www.benrosenblummusic.com) is a jazz pianist, accordionist and composer based in New York City, and a recent graduate of the joint program between Columbia University and the Juilliard School of Music. His work has garnered numerous awards, including the ASCAP Young Jazz Composers Award in 2010, the Downbeat Student Music Award for Best Original Song in 2010, and the Downbeat Student Music Award for Best Arrangement in 2011. Ben was a finalist at the 2015 American Jazz Pianist Competition…

Find out more »

Bickford Theatre: Dan Levinson’s Midsummer Night’s Jazz Party

July 10 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Bickford Theatre, 6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
+ Google Map

Before the show - Bickford's Summer JazzFest! Bring lawn chairs and join us for a tailgating picnic with different Food Trucks from 5:00PM to 7:30 PM before each indoor Bickford concert. Join us for the Third Annual Midsummer Jazz Party, a night of hot, swinging jazz played by the best musicians in the area. Led by clarinet favorite Dan Levinson, the band include vocalist Molly Ryan, Mike Davis on trumpet, Harvey Tibbs on trombone, Mark Shane on piano, Rob Adkins…

Find out more »

Bickford Theatre: Full Count Big Band: A Night in Las Vegas

July 20 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Bickford Theatre, 6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
+ Google Map

Before the show - Bickford's Summer JazzFest! Bring lawn chairs and join us for a tailgating picnic with different Food Trucks from 5:00PM to 7:30 PM before each indoor Bickford concert. Singer Joe Ferrara headlines a salute to the great singers who made Las Vegas the entertainment capital of the world: Frank Sinatra, Tom Jones, Sammy Davis Jr., Elvis Presley, Tony Bennett, Bobby Darin, Louis Prima, Buddy Greco and Dean Martin. Joe Ferrara is a talented entertainer who crosses all…

Find out more »

Bickford Theatre: Bria Skonberg

July 24 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Bickford Theatre, 6 Normandy Heights Road
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
+ Google Map

Before the show - Bickford's Summer JazzFest! Bring lawn chairs and join us for a tailgating picnic with different Food Trucks from 5:00PM to 7:30 PM before each indoor Bickford concert. This Jazz Society favorite is a star on the rise in the jazz world. Since moving to New York in 2010, Bria Skonberg has been winning critical and audience acclaim and was called “the shining hope of hot jazz” by The New York Times. Her accolades include Best Vocal…

Find out more »
+ Export Events