June 28, 2017

Phil Denny and Eric Leone at the Palace Theater

International recording artist Phillip Denny joins Eric Leone and special guests Andrea Saunders, Steve Clark, Pat Marafiote and Dexter Pettaway Sr. for an Up Close and Personal Smooth Jazz Affair.  This event is presented by ACT Jams Productions and will take place Friday, February 17th at the Waterbury Palace Theater. Phil Denny International smooth jazz […]

Soulful Sounds of Christmas

Ring in the holiday season with the Soulful Sounds of Christmas featuring Will Downing and Najee presented by ACT Jams Productions.  This performance will take place at the Waterbury Palace Theater on 100 East Main Street in Waterbury, Connecticut.  The show begins at 8 p.m. and tickets are available online here. Guests are invited to […]

Joey Alexander Trio

The Joey Alexander Trio is performing live at the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Connecticut on Thursday, December 1st, 2016!  The event will begin at 7:30 p.m. Ticket Prices Ticket prices for this event are as follows:  $36 floor / $32 mezzanine / $15 Students & Youth Under 18 (2 […]

Connecticut Venue: Stella Blues

Connecticut Venue Stella Blues, New Haven Connecticut Stella Blues in New Haven, Connecticut is a bar and restaurant featuring live music in CT!  This Connecticut venue features a great ambiance, Tuesday Open Mike Nights and a Happy Hour drink special every day from 3-8 p.m.!   Open Mike Night Swing by Stella Blues on Tuesday […]

Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz Warm Up

Each year Hartford, Connecticut’s Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz line up is amazing!  An event that I wait all year for, the Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz is never a small event.  Don’t miss a thing this year with Enjoy CT Live’s Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz Warm Up of events happening before the fest! […]

Live Jazz in Connecticut

Experience the music, experience it live!  There is so much live jazz in Connecticut to discover!  From the undergraduates at Yale who bring a sense of youth to the genre, to Connecticut venues such as Toad’s Place and The Palace Theater, jazz is alive and well in Connecticut. The Venues Visit our venue page for […]

The Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford Connecticut

The original Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford, Connecticut was built in the early 1950’s on a field of alfalfa sprouts.  Founder Ben Segal’s vision for the theatre followed the popular “theatre-in-the-round” architectural craze, which was spreading across the Northeast. The Beginning of a Theatre (1953-1960’s) Used primarily as a summer venue, The Oakdale Theatre’s stage hosted […]

Redscroll Records

Redscroll Records in Wallingford, Connecticut is a mecca of underground music and culture.  Filled wall-to-wall with new and used vinyl of various genres, in various conditions, Redscroll caters to all music aficionados. Located on North Colony Road, Redscroll’s in-store experience is relaxing.  The staff is welcoming, and happy to  assist you in finding exactly what […]

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 […]

Summer Sets on the Branford Jazz Series

The 2014 Branford Jazz series ended on Thursday August 21st with sax man Jeff Kashiwa. The Seattle native established himself as one of the most diverse sax men in contemporary jazz in the 1990’s during his long tenure with the Rippingtons. Kashiwa left the Rippingtons to pursue a solo career with a need to say […]