Jazz on the Chesapeake

The Most Harmonious Jazz Weekend of the Year!

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Wrapping up the Monty Alexander Jazz Festival weekend on Sunday 9/2 is Brianna Thomas, whose soulful voice is often likened to Mahalia Jackson—a comparison only accomplished by the most gifted singers. The performance will blend two genres, jazz and gospel—a rather fitting theme for a Sunday afternoon. Tickets are available online chesapeakechambermusic.secure.force.com/ticket/?orderSource=FB0717(Aired on June, 15, 2012) BRIANNA THOMAS for Capsulocity.com : A rising star in the jazz realm, Brianna Thomas is quickly becoming one of the must-hear voice… See MoreSee Less

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On Saturday evening 9/1 Monty Alexander takes the stage at the Avalon Theatre in Easton, MD. Considered one of the top five jazz pianists ever, Alexander’s musical expression combines elements of the blues, gospel, calypso, and reggae. Known for his vibrant personality, magnetic charisma, and breathtaking talent, Alexander’s performance is not to be missed.

Unsurprisingly, tickets for this show continue to sell out faster each year, so heed this warning if you want to see this dynamo in action—and believe us, you do. Tickets are available online chesapeakechambermusic.secure.force.com/ or call 410.819.0380.

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A member of the Jazz on the Chesapeake committee recently tried to get tickets to see Shenel Johns at Dizzy’s in NYC two weeks from now. No seats available. She is that good!
Don’t miss Shenel and Dominick Farinacci on Friday 8/31 when they open the Monty Alexander Jazz Festival . Tickets are available online chesapeakechambermusic.secure.force.com/ticket/?orderSource=FB0704 or call 410.819.0380.Shenel Johns /USA/ Riga Jazz Stage 2017
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On Saturday 9/1 the Monty Alexander Jazz Festival
matinee show highlights an extraordinary range of American and Brazilian musicians, featuring tenor/alto saxophonist Harry Allen. With more than thirty recordings to his name, Allen has been called the “Frank Sinatra of the tenor Saxophone,” renowned for his inventive tone that’s rooted in tradition.

It’s only appropriate, then, that his 2 p.m. performance be a salute to Stan Getz and the Getz/Gilberto collaboration with Antonino Carlos Jobim, which resulted in an album by the same name—it’s the first jazz album to win the Grammy Award for Album of the Year. The album’s single “The Girl from Ipanema” won the Record of the Year.
Tickets are available online chesapeakechambermusic.secure.force.com/ticket/?orderSource=FB0702 or call 410 819 0380.HARRY ALLEN(ts) JOE BECK(g) HASSAN SHAKER(b) ADRIANO SANTOS(d) rec:N,Y.2006. 6~7.feb See MoreSee Less

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The Monty Alexander Jazz Festival opens on Friday 8/31 with the “ Lady Sings the Blues” concert featuring
Shenel Johns and Dominick Farinacci who will celebrate the music of Dinah Washington, Nina Simone, and Billie Holiday. Dominick and Shenel performed together in Modern Warrior Live last November.
Tickets are available online chesapeakechambermusic.secure.force.com/ticket/?orderSource=FB0630 or call 410.819.0380.Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha Shenel Johns performing The Nearness of You Shenel Johns – Vocals Richard Johnson – Piano Bryson Camper – Sound/Lights/Cinematogr…
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