June 21, 2018

Sinan Bakir in the Spotlight

What genre of music do you perform? I play music mainly associated with the “Jazz” genre, which is really a process of making music. I like to think there is only one “Music” but there are many different ways to approach it.  This way of thinking helps me to keep things in perspective and be […]

Sinan Bakir, Artist Profile

Artist Name: Sinan Bakir Genre of Music Played: Jazz Performing Since: Elementary School Based out of: Hartford, CT Residency: Wednesday’s at Cuvee at the Blue Back Square in West Hartford 7-10PM Album: On My Way http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/on-my-way/id502875846 http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/sinanbakir     The CD is a fine showcase for his lyrical, fluent playing as well as his composing skills demonstrated […]

Michael Coppola in the Spotlight

Michael Coppola grew up in Fairfield, CT, and has lived in Shelton for the past 25 years.  Mainly a jazz musician, he also plays classical and classic rock as fingerstyle instrumentals and Chet Atkins style.  He started performing with rock bands at the age of 14 and had his first solo gig in Boson when […]

Michael Coppola Artist Profile

  Artist name: Michael Coppola Genre of music played: Jazz, Classical, Classic Rock Performing since: Age of 14 Based out of: Southern CT Residency: Sundays at Rainbow Gardens on the green in Milford, CT 5-7PM. Description: Predominately a jazz musician, Michael is an accomplished 9-string Jazz Guitarist and Educator based in Southern, Connecticut. Contact Info: coppola@9string.com […]