Bob356-WEB 12/06/2014: Bob Baldwin’s Annual Birthday Bash

2 sets:  8 p.m. & 10 p.m.
$30 pp music charge  for pre-advanced sales
$35 pp at door  $12 pp minimum

Online tickets will be available on Monday, but you can make your reservation today to guarantee your special price!

Bob Baldwin returns for year 9 of the Birthday bash with his quartet, which includes Rohn Lawrence on guitar and Rocky Bryant (Branford Marsalis, Average White Band, Frank McComb) on drums.

As the NY Native will be dropping disc #21 next summer, he may
drop a few hints of who’s he’s tributing.
“I’ve been in the studio working some string arrangements, which
have been a blast so far. It’s part of my initiative to add strings…
here’s a taste of what’s happening -
Album will be released on or near the living legend’s (who he’s
tributing) birthday.
Come join us for year 9 of the Bob Baldwin Birthday Bash.

 

12/05/2014: Bucky Pizzarelli and Ed Laub Duo

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

The Bucky Pizzarelli/Ed Laub Duo
The Bucky Pizzarelli and Ed Laub Duo have been performing for the past 12 years
after a lifetime association as teacher/student.  As a duo they perform for audiences all over the US and Canada in clubs, concert halls and jazz festivals.
They combine instrumental and vocal arrangements with an emphasis on the Great
American Songbook and well as some of the classic 1930’s guitar duos made
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NEW_YEARS_AT_TRUMPETS_2014 12/31/2014: Trumpets presents a New Year’s Eve Extravaganza…Putting on the Ritz

Putting on the Ritz featuring Ty Stephens and Soul Jaazz

Sophistication at its finest with international singer/dancer/actor, Ty Stephens and the phenomenal Soul Jaazz.

8 p.m.-1:30 a.m.
Fine dining and dancing
Jazz, contemporary music and R & B

A perfect way to bring in the New Year with family and friends!

Ty Stephens-vocals
Richard Cummings, Jr.-piano
Ron “Rondew” Monroe-bass
Tony Lewis-drums
R.T. Taylor-guitar

$35  pp music charge prepaid by 12/15.  $45 pp after 12/15. No tickets available at door. Reservations only for dinner at tables and bar. 
4-course dinner  $60-$90, depending on your choice of entree
Dinner Gala  includes:
Assorted hors d’oeuvres  
Welcome drink
Assorted hors d’oeuvres

Hot and Cold Antipasto:  clams casino, fried calamari, stuffed mushrooms, eggplant rollatine, mini-arancini (Italian rice balls) and bruschetta, mozzarella, provolone, prosciutto, sopressata, salame, olives and more…

Tricolor Salad (endive, rucola & radicchio)

Choice of entrée:
Filet mignon in barolo wine sauce
Veal chop
Filet of sole with lemon and white wine
Chicken francese
Ravioli alla vodka
Vegetarian and vegan meals available upon request with advance notice
Ravioli contain dairy products, but there is no meat nor broth in pasta or sauce

Coffee/tea and  dessert medley

Champagne toast at Midnight
Party favors, Cash bar.
  
Limited seating. Call 973-744-2600 for more information.

Don’t wait for the last minute to reserve your table for this exciting evening.
Limited to 100 guests.

ron aprea 11/30/2014: Ron Aprea Big Band featuring Angela DeNiro on vocals

2 sets:  7:00 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.
$10 pp music charge $7 pp minimum

Trumpets loves to feature Big Bands on its regular schedule.  Our big bands usually feature stellar performers who have performed here as leaders of their own combos. When we first featured Ron Aprea with his quintet, we had no idea that he had so many charts of the music from the Count Basie Band that were arranged by some of the most outstanding arrangers in the history of jazz.  Ron, himself, is an outstanding arranger, saxophonist, composer,  teacher, and producer. We invited Read more about this artist

Oliver Lake 11/28/2014: Oliver Lake Big Band

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

 

“The band is the ideal vehicle for Lake’s juxtaposition of straight-ahead swing  and the kind of energy that comes from the sun (Ra).” 
Harvey Siders - JazzTimes.com
“Few musicians in the history of jazz have wielded as wide and diverse a palette as  Oliver Lake… This is classic Big Band performance with a decidedly modern sound.”
Russ Musto – All About Jazz
Oliver Lake – alto saxophone Terry Greene – trombone Alfred Patterson – trombone Aaron Johnson – trombone Stafford Hunter – trombone Darius Jones – alto sax Bruce Williams – alto sax James Stewart – tenor sax Mike Lee – tenor sax Jason Marshall – baritone sax Josh Evans – trumpet Freddie Hendrix – trumpet Nabate Isles – trumpet Duane Eubanks – trumpet Yoichi Uzeki – piano Robert Sabin – bass Chris Beck – drums

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