November 19, 2017

Nathan Davis’ Young God’s Music Group

Hartford, Connecticut’s Black-Eyed Sally’s hosted Nathan Davis’ Young God’s Music Group Monday, January 30th from 8-11 p.m.  All were welcome to attend this live music event; admission was free. This live performance features Nathan Davis on trombone, Karim Rome on tenor sax, Lomar Brown on alto-sax, Mike Carabello on keyboards, Matt Dqonszyk on bass and Joshua Colemon […]

Hartford Jazz Jam

Jazz up your schedule with the Hartford Jazz Society’s Hartford Jazz Jam hosted at Black Eyed Sally’s in downtown Hartford.  Connect with others in the jazz community, learn about local musicians, hear new and upcoming acts and experience a culturally-enriched environment! Ideal for the curious first-timer, jazz musician or jazz afficionado, Jazz Mondays also known […]

Artist Feature: Tang Sauce

Hartford, Connecticut’s Tang Sauce is a fresh artist rising from the Connecticut underground.  John Manselle-Young, who performs under the alias, Tang Sauce, has just released a 17-track album, Maturity, which has been gaining a lot of positive notoriety.  Recently Tang gave an energetic performance at the Trinity International Hip Hop Festival 2016 that left us vibrating […]

Jazz Saxophonist Mike Casey

Jazz saxophonist Mike Casey is a Connecticut native who has always been drawn to music and broadening his exploration of jazz.  His extensive musical education in Connecticut is not only impressive, it’s obvious during his performances.  Mike Casey often plays with two other musicians under the name The Mike Casey Trio; view upcoming shows here. […]

Jazzzzzz in the Park

The 48th season of Hartford’s Monday Night Jazz series is in full swing at Bushnell Park in Hartford. This is the nation’s oldest running free jazz series now under the direction & organization of the Hartford Jazz Society. What makes this series so special is the effort the jazz society makes to bring to the […]

Monday Night Jazz in Bushnell Park

The Hartford Jazz Society is always keeping Connecticut alive with culture and sound.  This summer, the Hartford Jazz Society will present Monday Night Jazz in Bushnell Park on Monday, July 6th!  This is the perfect way to finish a relaxing Independence Day weekend, while celebrating Connecticut!  This free event welcomes families to enjoy live jazz […]

Hartford, Connecticut’s UMOJA

Delve into the musical culture of Hartford, Connecticut’s UMOJA.  UMOJA is a seven piece ensemble which embraces the seven principals of Kwanzaa, the first of which is UMOJA, meaning “unity” in Swahili.  This group of eclectic and talented musicians assembled in 2007 and Enjoy CT Live has been following them since! The UMOJA Quintet Raynel […]

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 […]

Shenel Johns, Jazz Vocalist

Enjoy CT Live is proud to present Shenel Johns as our new featured artist.  Hartford native, Shenel Johns is a jazz vocalist with a fresh take on classic sounds.  Johns has played with her band, Umoja, as well as the Sam Parker Quartet. She has recently shared the stage with other talented local musicians such as […]

Byrdspeak Ensemble

Band name Byrdspeak Ensemble (Formerly Known As “The Warren Byrd Group”, “The Warren Byrd Trio”) Genre of music played: Jazz; creative original music Performing since: 1999 Based out of: Hartford, CT Description This ensemble, led by Warren Byrd, seeks to celebrate the Jazz legacy with fresh, swinging, heartfelt sounds that touch everybody: young and old, […]