The duo performs 2 sets, 8:30 and 10 p.m. - for more information (including tickets and links to the artists' website), go to www.firehouse.com.
I wrote several weeks ago about the fine compilation CD published by the New England Conservatory of Music in conjunction with the 40th Anniversary of its Jazz Studies program (review here.) The 8 days of concerts started this past weekend (3/20/10) and continues through this weekend - here's a listing of the rest of the fine series.
Tuesday, March 23
HOT & COOL: NEC JAZZ 40th Presents Darcy James Argue's ('02 M.M.) Secret Society
7:30 and 9:30 p.m.
Jazz Standard, 116 East 27th Street, NYC
Wednesday, March 24
HOT & COOL: NEC JAZZ 40th Presents NEC FACULTY JAZZ ALL STARS & MARTY EHRLICH's ('77 B.M.) QUARTET
7:30 pm NEC Faculty Jazz All Stars featuring George Garzone, John McNeil, Cecil McBee, Billy Hart and Frank Carlberg '92 M.M.
9:30 pm Marty Ehrlich's Quartet with Ray Anderson, Matt Wilson and John Hébert.
Thursday, March 25
HOT & COOL: NEC JAZZ 40th
Presents Curtis Hasselbring's "The New Mellow Edwards" & Post-show Jam Session with Frank Carlberg
7:00 pm The New Mellow Edwards featuring trombonist Curtis Hasselbring '88 B.M., tenor saxophonist Chris Speed '90 B.M., bassist Trevor Dunn and .
Post-Show Jam Session featuring pianist Frank Carlberg, drummer George Schuller '82 B.M., saxophonist Jeremy Udden '02 B.M. '03 M.M. and Joe Fitzgerald, '87 B.M.
Douglass Street Music Collective, 295 Douglass St. near 3rd Ave., Gowanus, Brooklyn
Friday, March 26
HOT & COOL: NEC JAZZ 40th Presents A VOCAL SHOWCASE at JOE'S PUB
Featuring vocalists Dominique Eade '82 B.M. '89 A.D (pictured)., Sara Serpa '08 M.M, David Devoe '02 B.M. '04 M.M., Amy Cervini '00 B.M., Jo Lawry '10 D.M., Patrice Williamson '94 M.M., '97 A.D. and Sofia Koutsovitis '03 B.M., with percussionist Richie Barshay '05 B.M., pianist Carmen Staaf '05 B.M., M.M., and bassist Jorge Roeder '05 U.D.
Tickets $15 + 2 drink or $12 food minimum.
Joe's Pub, 425 Lafayette Street, NYC
HOT & COOL: NEC JAZZ 40th Presents the John McNeil-Bill McHenry ('91) Quartet featuring Billy Hart, & Matt Penman
9 p.m. & 10:30 p.m.
$10 cover; 1 drink minimum
Cornelia Street Café, 29 Cornelia Street, NYC
Saturday, March 27
HOT & COOL: NEC JAZZ 40th Presents NEC JAZZ SUMMIT
Featuring JOHN MEDESKI ('88) & BILLY MARTIN of Medeski, Martin & Wood with turntable maestro DJ LOGIC; RAN BLAKE, ANTON FIG '75 B.M. , BERNIE WORRELL '67, SARAH JAROSZ '13 B.M., DOMINIQUE EADE '82 B.M. '89 A.D., faculty member JOE MORRIS, LAKE STREET DIVE (JASON MORAN, MATTHEW SHIPP '84 B.M. '07 B.M., Michael Calabrese '07 B.M., Bridget Kearney '08 B.M., Mike Olson '05 B.M) , and more; MC for the evening will be WBGO's JOSH JACKSON.
Tickets $25 + $10 minimum
B.B. King's Blues Club and Grill, 237 W. 42nd Street, NYC.
Proceeds from the B.B. King's event will support jazz scholarships at NEC.
CONNECTION WORKS & THE BROOKLYN JAZZ UNDERGROUND present
UNDERGROUND WORKS - April 2010
Curated by Michel Gentile
667 5th Avenue (b/19th & 20th St.)
Brooklyn, NY 11215, www.eurotripbrooklyn.com
Cover charge: $7 per set or $10 for the whole night
Thursday, MARCH 25 - (March series curated by Dan Pratt)
Sax trio night!
9:30 - John O'Gallagher Group with Johannes Weidenmuller (bass) and BJUR recording artist Owen Howard (drums)
11:00 - John Ellis Trio with Alan Hampton (bass) and Bill Campbell (drums)
Thursday, APRIL 1
9:30 - Rob Garcia 4 (Noah Preminger, Dan Tepfer, Gary Wang)
11:00 - Jean Rohe & Ilusha Tsinadze
Thursday, APRIL 8
9:30 - Five Winds (Michel Gentile, Batya Sobel, Mike McGinnis, Sara Schoenbeck, Mark Taylor)
11:00 - Nate Radley Group