10/30/2014: Enrico Granafei Qt with special guest Vitali Imereli

2 sets:  8 p.m. & 10 p.m.
$15 pp music charge  $10 pp minimum

Enrico Granafei-chromatic harmonica
Vitali Imereli-violin
Dmitri Kolesnki-bass
Alan Chaubert-piano
Gordon Lane-drums

Enrico Granafei is an internationally acclaimed chromatic harmonica player, guitarist and vocalist. He met Vitali Imereli while performing at the Pori Jazz Festival in Finland and the two have collaborated for many years, playing together throughout Europe.

Vitali Imereli  is the best and most accomplished jazz violinist of the world. A child prodigy, violinist Vitali Imereli graduated from the National Musical Academy of Georgia in Tbilisi as a soloist. After completing his studies, he taught for six years at the prestigious Tbilisi College of Music.

Vitali decided to leave his native Georgia to find his new home in Turku, Finland. At this time he could play different music styles: swing, fusion, funky, modern, and was touring Germany with Big Band “Experiment Berlin”, conducted by Michael Henning. Later he participated in Pori Jazz festival in Finland. Here in Pori he performed with Michael Urbaniak and here he meat Stephane Grappelli. Read more about this artist

Halloween witch 10/31/2014: Halloween Party with Dave Stryker Organ Trio!

7 p.m. The Young Jazzers will open up for the Dave Stryker Organ Trio!

2 sets:  8 p.m. & 10 p.m. 
$15 pp music charge $12 pp minimum

Dave Stryker-guitar
Pat Bianchi-organ
Kush Abadey-drums

Wear a costume and win a prize! Special Halloween Menu will include your favorites and specialty drinks & dishes! Trick or treat at Trumpets this year!

This is a special event. No coupons will be accepted for this event!

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

Garry Dial 11/07/2014: Garry Dial Trio

 2 sets:  8 p.m. & 10 p.m.
$15 pp music charge  $12 pp minimum
Garry Dial-piano
Jay Anderson-bass
Tim Horner-drums
Garry Dial has firmly established himself as one of the most prodigious and respected talents in jazz today, always broadening his artistic horizons as a pianist, composer, producer and teacher. Throughout his remarkable career, he has performed with such jazz legends as Red Rodney, Dick Oatts, Dizzy Gillespie, Gerry Mulligan, Roy Haynes, Mel Lewis, Nat Adderly, Joe Lovano, and Jerry Bergonzi. Read more about this artist