ty stephens souljaazz may 2013 09/20/2014: Ty Stephens and Soul Jaazz

2 sets: 8 p.m. & 10 p.m.
$20 pp music charge $12 pp minimum

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SOULJAAZZ personnel: Richard Cummings, Jr (Piano); Ron “Rondew” Monroe (Bass); Tony Lewis (Drums) and R.T. Taylor, (Guitar)   

Great music, great food and great fun!!

R&B, Jazz, Pop, Originals….

Born and raised in Philadelphia, Pa., TY STEPHENS is an Award-winning Singer/Songwriter, Entertainer/Recording Artist (Grand Prize Winner Jazzmobile/Anheuser-Busch Solo Jazz Vocalist Competition, NYC, 2006, and First Place Winner R&B/Blues Category of the International Songwriting Competition 2002, for “Somethin’ Strange”), Co-writer and original cast of “From My Hometown”, Co-writer/Production, Choreographer and Star of the long-running “Shades Of Read more about this artist

Christian Finger 09/25/2014: IN Trio featuring Harvie S, Tim Armacost and Christian Finger

 2 sets: 7:30 p.m. & 9:00 p.m.
$10 pp music charge $7 pp minimum

Tim Armacost-saxophone
Harvie S-bass
Christian Finger-drums
Christian Finger is an award winning drummer who has played and recorded with some of the world’s most famous musicians.   His resume includes performances, tours and recordings with the following musicians: Lee Konitz (featured on finger trio CD

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09/28/2014: 3 p.m.-6 p.m. Lauren Hooker & Friends CD Release

2 sets:  3 p.m. & 4:15 p.m.
$10 pp music charge   $7 pp minimum

Celebrating  All For You – My Heart and Soul

Lauren Hooker & Friends
Lauren Hooker: Vocals, Piano, Native American Flute and Drum
Paul Meyers: Guitar
Dave Rimelis: Violin
Mike Richmond: Bass/Cello
Ted Brancato: Piano
Vince Ector: Drums
Joe Cardello: Percussion
Jonathan Luks: Tap

Jonathan Luks was strong participant in the mid ’70s Tap Revival. He was a member of Tap icon Brenda Bufalino’s Dancing Theatre Co., and did numerous workshops with Honi Coles, The Copasetics, Gregory Hines, and Harold Nicholas. He feels fortunate to have performed with Jazz Legends like Cab Calloway, Roy Eldridge, and Oliver Lake. Jonathan has also performed in over 35 Musicals and owned a dance studio. Currently Jonathan is Artistic Director of Flying Ship Productions. As such, he has written, composed, and produced 17 Musicals for Young Audiences, which tour the North East annually. He loves working with Jazz artists like Lauren Hooker and Friends and has just completed recording Tap tracks at Ted Brancato’s studio for a soon to be released CD. Jonathan can also be found working  with other Artists like John Ehlis, and Blues guitarist Robert Ross.

Kazzrie Jaxen Qt 11/01/2014: Kazzrie Jaxen Quartet-Callicoon Sessions

2 sets:  8 p.m. & 10 p.m.
$15 pp music charge  $12 pp minimum
Kazzrie Jaxen, piano/vocals 
Charley Krachy, tenor sax 
Don Messina, double bass
Bill Chattin, drums
The Kazzrie Jaxen Quartet  is a true quaternity, bringing together the elemental qualities of four creative jazz musicians:  the buoyant lighter-than-air swing of Bill Chattins drums; the earthy melodic pulsations of Don Messina’s bass; the oceanic depth of Charley Krachys tenor; and the firey adventurousness of Kazzrie Jaxens piano. Read more about this artist