July 17, 2018

323 Jazz in Westport CT

323 is a friendly neighborhood restaurant serving American cuisine (steaks, burgers, salads & wings) with an array of seafood options. 323 not only serves excellent food, they also host regular jazz nights. They use local produce as seasonally available. 323’s lounge has the largest flat-screen TV in Westport, making them the perfect spot for watching […]

World War One and Jazz

In March, 1917, the first jazz records were released one month before the US entered World War One. With cities like New York and Chicago as the cultural hubs for this new sound. People had been used to the wholesome sounds of Ragtime music. Though, Jazz was different. Jazz made instruments take on new character. […]

Lan Chi’s Vietnamese Restaurant

Lan Chi’s Vietnamese Restaurant in Middletown, CT specializes in homestyle Vietnamese cuisine.  Lan Chi’s also hosts live jazz on the first Thursday of every month! Live Jazz at Lan Chi’s Lan Chi’s is one of our favorite go-to restaurants for fresh, delicious food.  Recently Lan Chi’s has added live jazz to their events!  Enjoy live […]

The Hawkins Jazz Collective

The Hawkins Jazz Collective is a New Haven based group led by musician Gil Hawkins Jr.  The Owl Shop in New Haven hosts the Hawkins Jazz Collective every Wednesday evening from 9 p.m. to midnight.  Admission is free, so swing by and check them out! The Hawkins Jazz Collective The Hawkins Jazz Collective features a […]

Lyman Center’s Upcoming Performances

There are so many upcoming live jazz performances at the Lyman Center of SCSU!  Mark your calendar now for the Lyman Center’s upcoming performances which include Nick Colionne, Maysa, Brian Simpson, Art Sherrod Jr., Gerald Albright and more! There are so many great venues for live music in Connecticut that we have to plan our […]

Lyman Center’s Fall Jazz Series 2017

Enjoy live music in Connecticut during the Lyman Center’s Fall Jazz Series 2017!  The Fall Jazz Series will take place August 20th through August 29th, 2017.  Purchase tickets here. Ticket Information Series on sale Saturday, August 20th at 11 a.m. Single jazz tickets go on sale Monday August 29th 11 a.m. Jazz Series get one […]

Litchfield Jazz Festival

The Litchfield Jazz Festival is one of Connecticut’s live summer concerts we look forward to.  Hosted by Litchfield Performing Arts, Inc., this live music festival has been around since 1996.  Get tickets for this year’s Litchfield Jazz Festival here. About The Litchfield Jazz Festival First launched in 1996, the Litchfield Jazz Festival welcomed dance, theater […]

Summer in Connecticut

Connecticut offers a wide variety of events to enjoy during the summer.  Summer in Connecticut begins with the shoreline and ends with live music under the stars.  These are our favorite ways to spend summer in Connecticut. Summer Outdoor Concerts Enjoy food, festivals and live music in Connecticut this summer.  Connecticut features a list of […]

La Hot Jazz & Co

La Hot Jazz & Co are seasoned jazz musicians who perform live around Connecticut!  Mix things up this spring and catch La Hot Jazz & Co at a Connecticut venue near you. About La Hot Jazz & Co Performing both traditional and modern jazz, La Hot Jazz & Co spices up any night.  Comprised of […]

Remembering Paul Brown

Paul Brown, the talented jazz bassist and founder of Hartford’s Monday Night Jazz series has passed away.  Hartford’s Monday Night Jazz series is recognized as the oldest continuously run jazz festival in the United States, which Brown ran for over 40 years before the Hartford Jazz Society assumed responsibility. Monday Night Jazz in Bushnell Park […]