February 16, 2019

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

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Performing both traditional and modern jazz, La Hot Jazz & Co spices up any night.  Comprised of a double bass, saxophone, flute, drums and piano, this group of musicians plays from the soul.

Playing both double bass and electric bass is Bruce Gordon.  Gordon has been playing music professionally for over forty years, delving into a variety of styles.  He has participated in concerts with the UConn Big Band as well as the Manchester Symphony Orchestra.

On flute and saxophone is Ralph Martin, who is a Berklee graduate.  As the music director of La Hot Jazz, Martin aims to present a fresh and authentic live jazz experience.

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Louie DeLorso is the drummer of LA Hot Jazz & Co.  DeLorso studied with the great Jim Handley, and has honed his craft over decades.

Drummer La Hot Jazz and Co

Pianist Randy Plude has also performed with a variety of great musicians throughout his music career and studied at the Hartford Conservatory of Music.  Plude studied jazz piano under Ray Casserino.

Spring 2017 Performances

La Hot Jazz and Co Connecticut

La Hot Jazz & Co will be starting their 2017 season on April 29th at Passages Art Gallery, located at 509 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT.  This performance will take place from 7:00 to 10:00.   Admission for this event is $20; BYOB, hors d’oeuvres provided. 

Enjoy a night of delicious food and amazing jazz at Lucky Lou’s, located at 222 Main St, Wethersfield, CT, on the patio (weather permitting).  All performances will be on Thursdays from 6:00 to 9:00 beginning May 11, 2017; May 25th; June 1st; June 22nd; July 6th; July 13th; August 3rd; August 17th and August 31st.


LA Hot Jazz & Co will also perform at The Steak Loft, located at 27 Coogan Blvd, Mystic, CT.  Performances will be on May 28th; August 27th and November 26th; all shows are from 6:00 to 9:00.