April 20, 2018

The UMOJA Music Series

The UMOJA Music Series is a seven-week concert series hosted by founders of the Hartford-based band, UMOJA.  Alto Saxophonist Yunie Mojica and Trombonist Raynel Frazier initially hosted the UMOJA Music Series with the single goal of bringing together the community with creative concerts that represent the seven principals of Kwanzaa. Umoja, or “unity” in Swahili […]

Casa Mia On The Green

Rocky Hill, Connecticut’s fine dining Italian restaurant, Casa Mia On The Green offers live jazz performances every Thursday evening.  Proud to be named one of the Leading Italian Restaurants in the United States by the Culinary Trade Asscociate, Gruppo Ristoratori Italiani, Casa Mia presents a menu of true indulgence.  View Casa Mia On The Green’s […]

The Next Generation Tour

Vincent Ingala and Jonathan Fritzen with Elan Trotman are coming to Southern Connecticut State University to perform, on The Next Generation Tour!  This tour features the next generation of jazz musicians, who have gained notoriety through a supportive fan base, and unmistakable talent. The show begins with a performance from Elan Trotman and his band, […]

Jazz In The Community

Connecticut has a broad spectrum of residents; our melting pot of culture creates an environment enriched with artistic influences derived from cultures all around the globe.  Local events are a great way to showcase this multitude of talent, introduce new concepts to our community’s youth, and engage strangers in a unifying form of entertainment. EnjoyCTLive.com […]

The Curtis Brothers

The Curtis Brothers Quartet began gaining recognition for their unique sound and talent in 2001.  Through rigorous training and focused passion, The Curtis Brothers successfully combined the sounds of jazz heroes with music from Puerto Rico, Cuba and Brazil to create an mulch-faceted sound of their own.  The blend of jazz and latin music makes […]

Artist Spotlight: Warren Byrd

Hartford native Warren Byrd is the product of a childhood rich in musical influence.  The youngest in a family of 16, Warren began performing as a child.  He was awarded a full scholarship to Hartt College of Music and decided to focus on jazz.  His eclectic musical background gives him a wealth of inspiration to […]