June 27, 2017

Archives for October 2012

Lyman Center Fall Jazz Series Kicks Off

The opening night of the Lyman Center Fall jazz series was a double bill. Opening the evening was the sublime David Benoit who delighted us with both past and present tunes from his piano keyboard. Benoit’s trio was a fitting start to the 4 performance series which opened on Saturday, September 29th. Next on the […]

Long Wharf Theater Presents “Satchmo at the Waldorf”

On Oct, 3 “Satchmo at the Waldorf” opened at Long Wharf theater in New Haven.  Written by Terry Teachout, the play tells the story of Louis Armstrong’s last gig at the New York City hotel only a few months before his death.  Teachout aims to tell Armstrong’s story from the perspective of his life as […]

Elisabeth Hasselbeck’s Greenwich Mansion

Best know for her role as co-host of The View, Elisabeth Hasselbeck and her husband, former pro football player Tim Hasselbeck, recently moved from a New York City condo to Greenwich, CT, with their three young children.  With the goal of raising their children in a quieter, less hectic environment. They purchased a Colonial Revival […]

Chris Geith in the Spotlight

If you listen to Smooth Jazz / instrumental music, chances are, you have heard keyboardist Chris Geith. His music has been among the most streamed / downloaded on the first generation MP3.com website with a whopping 1,400,000 + downloads. Chris began playing piano at the age of six. Starting with classical, Chris moved into Jazz […]

Guitar Under the Stars

One of the highlights of the outdoor summer concert season is Guitar Under the Stars held at the Riverfront Plaza in Hartford. This may be a bit of stretch for Jazz lovers but this is probably one of the most exciting and artistic music event you will see in CT all summer. The Daniel Salazar […]

Fall Activities in Connecticut

Connecticut is a wonderful place any of time the year, but the beautiful fall season offers activities and attractions the whole family can enjoy, often within a short drive from home!  The relief of cooler temperatures, the gradual shift from a green landscape to brilliant fall colors, the abundance of fall harvests, and the thinning […]