October 18, 2018

Archives for 2014

The Connecticut Jazz All-Stars

Five of Connecticut’s most talented jazz musicians will be performing in Waterbury, Connecticut’s venue, The Palace Theater!  The Connecticut Jazz All-Stars that will be performing in the line-up include Norman Johnson, Asa Livingston, William Prince, Scott Packham, and Arti Dixson!  The performance will take place on Saturday, January 31st; tickets are available for pre-order online […]

Top 5 Jazz Albums of 2014

The new year is fast approaching and Enjoy CT Live wants to celebrate with the top 5 jazz albums of 2014!  Join us as we count down (and get down) to 2014’s most memorable releases.  Did we miss one of your favorites?  Tweet it at us “@EnjoyCTLive”! 5. Django À La Creole: Live! (LeJazzetal), Django […]

Infinity Music Hall: Hartford

One of the newest music venues in Hartford, Connecticut is the beautiful Infinity Music Hall. Sister-venue to the original Infinity Hall in Norfolk, construction on this gorgeous concert space was completed over the summer. It features a world-class sound system and impeccable acoustics that will take your breath away. With seating for an audience of 400 […]

Black Eyed Sally’s: Jazz Mondays

Hartford, Connecticut’s Black Eyed Sally’s Southern Kitchen and Bar proudly hosts Jazz Mondays!  This Connecticut venue features a full menu of Cajun cuisine as well as award-winning barbeque!  Check out the online menu for Black Eyed Sally’s here. James Varano, opened Black Eyed Sally’s in 1995, and has been on a roll ever since!  Having […]

Scatz Restaurant and Jazz Lounge

Located in Middletown, Connecticut, Scatz Restaurant and Jazz Lounge is a hidden gem of cool vibes and savory cuisine.  Entice your palate and satisfy your craving for homestyle Creole and Cajun cuisine while losing yourself in the smooth notes of local jazz acts. The Menu In Connecticut, finding authentic Creole and Cajun cuisine can be […]

Ignacio Berroa

As the perfect blend of Afro-Cuban and jazz music, grammy award winning drummer Ignacio Berroa has become known as “one of the greatest drummers of our time” and has caught the eye of many well-known and important artists in the business. Born in Havana, Cuba in 1953, Ignacio Berroa grew up playing music and started […]

Nick Di Maria Quartet

The smooth jazz soul of Miles Davis comes alive in the form of Connecticut native Nick Di Maria. Performing since the age of ten, Di Maria has been playing the trumpet in many styles and genres including jazz, punk, reggae, and ska. Since graduating from Western Connecticut State University with degrees in Jazz Performance as […]

An Introduction to Anthony Braxton

Composer, musician, and philosopher, Anthony Braxton is a jazz legend.  Anthony Braxton has not only mastered a variety of instruments, and released over 100 albums, he has shared his musical knowledge through teaching at Mills College and Wesleyan University.  Braxton has also been recognized for his contribution by the National Endowment for the Arts as […]

Tom Browne

Jazz trumpeter Tom Browne and friends will take the stage at The Palace Theater in Waterbury, Connecticut on Friday, November 28th, at 8 p.m.  This New York-native rose to fame with acclaimed fellow musician, Sonny Fortune during the early eighties.  Two of Tom Browne’s most  memorable songs, “Funkin’ for Jamaica”, and “Thighs High (Grip Your […]

Bob Baldwin’s Connecticut Performance

The renowned Bob Baldwin‘s Connecticut performance will take place at the Waterbury Palace Theater Orchestra Lounge on Saturday, October 4th at 8 p.m.  Performing since 1983, Bob Baldwin has mastered various roles in the jazz community, from radio host, music presenter, pianist, and overall phenomenal contemporary jazz artist. Bob Baldwin has performed alongside performers such […]