Archive for March, 2011

Monaco, Sari Kessler Duo, Featuring Freddie Bryant on guitar, March 29, 2011

Floating on Sari Kessler’s velvet voice, Jazz Nights were transported to the Southern Mediterranean state of Monaco right in the middle of a cold early spring in New York.

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Joe’s Pub, Pedro Moraes, March 22, 2011

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Birdland, Pat Martino Organ Quartet, March 19, 2011

Last night Jazz Nights visited legendary Birdland and enjoyed some roasted eggplant with belly dancers at Tagine.

“It was Charlie Parker, familiarly known to his fans and fellow musicians as “Bird,” a contraction of Yardbird, his formal nickname, who was the dynamic creative personality and genius of the alto saxophone who served as the inspiration for Birdland.” — excerpt from Birdland history page.

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Tagine Dining Gallery, Vocalist Jam with Dorian and Lou, March 15, 2011

Tagine Dining Gallery looks like Moroccan price’s living room where muses of jazz and great food came to relax, celebrate and dance.

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Iridium, Mercedes Hall, March 8, 2011

Mercedes Hall was singing at Iridium on March 8 and she was wonderful, emotional and inspiring.

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The Village Vanguard, ETHAN IVERSON, LARRY GRENADIER, PAUL MOTIAN, March 3, 2011