March 22, 2018

April Events: Live Jazz in Connecticut

Kick April off the right way, with live jazz in Connecticut!  Get off of the couch and away from the Netflix this April, and start connecting with other jazz lovers in the area.  Connecticut’s diverse live music scene means there are many different sub-genres to explore, and artists to discover.  Which of these upcoming events […]

The Side Door Jazz Club

The Side Door Jazz Club is located in Old Lyme, CT.  In 2011 owners Ken and Chris Kitchings purchased the Old Lyme Inn to restore and partially-renovate into a happening new jazz venue!  The Side Door is an ideal venue for jazz acts; the atmosphere is intimate and feels separate from the outside world.  The […]

The J.D. Allen Quartet

Tenor saxophonist and composer J.D. Allen has been identified as a commodity in the jazz community since his debut album in 1999.  A native of Detroit, MI, J.D. Allen has played with notables such as Betty Carter, Butch Morris, and George Cables.  Allen has been recognized for his original compositions and bold playing style.  The […]