JAZZSTOCK        April is celebrate Jazz Month!

Stay tuned for the JJA (Jazz Journalists Association) Jazz Heroes celebration at Tech Smiths in Kingston, NY, Tuesday, April 29 (2014)

This year our local Jazz April Heroes are Peggy Stern & John Bilotti. Over ten years ago they created the annual Wall Street Jazz Festival in Kingston and it's still going strong! 

 

SUNDAY, NOV 3: JAZZ CONCERT and MASTER CLASS at SUNY NEW PALTZ

7:00 in PARKER THEATER an AUTUMN JAZZ CONCERT

TERI ROIGER (voice), JOHN MENEGON (bass), MARK DZIUBA (guitar), GREG OSBY (alto sax), TINEKE POSTMA (alto & soprano sax), FRANK KIMBROUGH (piano), MATT WILSON (drums, STEVE WILLIAMS (drums)

2:00 in Shepard Recital Hall, 115 College Hall, Master Class / Workshop / Panel Discussion / Q&A "free admission"

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2:

JOHN MENEGON's celebration of his new CD "I Remember You" at KITANO JAZZ CLUB in New York City, SATURDAY, NOV 2, sets at 8:00 and 10:00 pm, features JOHN on bass, TINEKE POSTMA on alto and soprano sax, FRANK KIMBROUGH on piano, and MATT WILSON on drums. TERI ROIGER is a special guest vocalist on a couple of tunes. 

 

 

PAST SHOWS PROMOTED BY JAZZSTOCK:

Two Unforgettable Nights of Jazz in Tannersville, NY

Friday, AUGUST 9 and Saturday, AUGUST 10 (2013)

“JELLY & GEORGE” AND “LIVE AT THE ORPHEUM”

featuring world-renowned Artists in Residence

Cecile McLorin Salvant, Aaron Diehl, Marcus Roberts

Orpheum Performing Arts Center, 6050 Main Street

Tannersville, NY 12485

518-263-2063

Check out the incredible jazz vocalist CECILE MCLORIN SALVANT in this live performance of "I Only Have Eyes For You" with her trio featuring AARON DIEH on piano!  

 

 

Don't miss this exciting, unique opportunity to hear and meet some of today's most lauded "up and coming" jazz artists presented by CATSKILL JAZZ FACTORY + a very unique ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE program.

CATSKILL JAZZ FACTORY, a program of the CATSKILL MOUNTAIN FOUNDATION, is hosting a weeklong Artists in Residency, culminating in concerts, featuring the MARCUS ROBERTS TRIO, the CÉCILE MCLORIN SALVANT QUARTET, and Artistic Director AARON DIEHL.

Workshops and rehearsals, held Tuesday through Friday, are open to the public for observation, free of charge. They will be held at the Orpheum unless otherwise indicated.

Visit www.catskilljazzfactory.org for full schedule

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 9 @ 7:30 pm

 JELLY & GEORGE”

A tribute to Jelly Roll Morton and George Gershwin

MARCUS ROBERTS and AARON DIEHL perform a tribute to jazz master Jelly Roll Morton

CÉCILE MCLORIN SALVANT (vocals), RODNEY JORDAN (bass), and JASON MARSALIS (drums) celebrate the works of George Gershwin

TICKETS: available at www.catskilljazzfactory.org

Advanced purchase: $25 general admission, $20 seniors, $7 students 

At the door: $28 general admission, $23 seniors, $7 students

Reservations are strongly suggested for this amazing event! 

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 10 @ 7:30 pm 

2ND ANNUAL “LIVE AT THE ORPHEUM” 

All participants of the CATSKILL JAZZ FACTORY’S ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE

will perform a high-energy concert to culminate the residency week.

Tickets are $10. Available at www.catskilljazzfactory.org

Also available at the door, but reservations are strongly suggested, as it may sell out!

 

AARON DIEHL: winner of the Jazz Journalists Association’s 2013 Up and Coming Musician of the Year Award  www.aarondiehl.com

CECILE MCLORIN SALVANT: winner of the 2010 Thelonious Monk international vocal competition  www.cecilemclorinsalvant.com

MARCUS ROBERTS: A previous winner of the Thelonious Monk international jazz competition, National Academy of Achievement Award, and the Helen Keller Award for Personal Achievement in 1998 www.marcusroberts.com 

All the above musicians will be participating in the Artists in Residence Program August 5-10, as well as the ANTONIO MADRUGA TRIO and the BENNY BENACK QUINTET, who will be rehearsing throughout the week and playing on Saturday night, along with the headliners. Antonio Madruga is a Cuban-American pianist who was recently awarded the prestigious Ella Fitzgerald Award for outstanding soloist at the 2012 “Essentially Ellington” competition at Lincoln Center. Trumpeter Benny Benack III has quickly gained a reputation for being an incredibly versatile, fiery improviser who lends superb technique and musicality to any setting. He has won many major jazz trumpet competitions in the past few years and was recently featured on Wynton Marsalis’ list of the Next Generation of jazz Greats. http://www.bennybenackjazz.com

 

Founded in 2012, the CATSKILL JAZZ FACTORY, led by Artistic Director AARON DIEHL, propagates jazz music through intergenerational dialogue, community building, and artistic excellence, offering jazz performances and educational programs within the Hudson Valley. This year marks the second annual residency, which focuses on artists' development.

The CATSKILL MOUNTAIN FOUNDATION provides educational opportunities in the arts for youth and lifelong learners and supports artists and art organizations in the development of their work through residencies. www.catskillmtn.org

For information and schedule visit www.catskilljazzfactory.org

or email: info@catskilljazzfactory.org

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Wednesday, October 10, 2012
MELODIOUS THUNK celebrates the music of THELONIOUS MONK on his birthday
Bearsville Theater, Woodstock, NY
$15 GENERAL ADMISSION, $5 STUDENTS
Reservations: call 845-679-4406 or go to www.bearsvilletheater.com (EVENTS page)