women 09/22/2014: Dinner, networking & motivational speakers

    Monday, September 22, 2014

                                6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Living Life to the Fullest…

with a little help from the Universe!

        Strategies to help you achieve happiness while meeting your goals in your  

                                              personal life and business

Motivational Dinner & Networking even

     Buffet Dinner with wine or soda included  $30 per person                     


   Hosted by Kristine Massari- business owner, performer, teacher &  community volunteer      

   Maria Muscarella-teacher, artist, healthcare administrator, motivational speaker

   Tricia Vanderhoof- professional wordsmith, journalist and author, columnist, interviewer,

    ghost-writer; her skills include editing, conference planning and promotion, and public  


Featured speakers:

Maria Muscarella  Maria’s career path has taken her on several different roads: teacher, artist and healthcare administrator.   She has had the pleasure of speaking at a state and national level on topics pertaining to various aspects of the administrative side of healthcare, but always with a unique flare.   Maria’s passion for all of her various career paths has enabled her to combine her loves to manage both her professional and personal life in a unique, creative manner….readily welcoming signs from “The Universe”.

Tricia Vanderhoof Tricia is a professional wordsmith, journalist and author.  Her post-corporate career has cast her in the role of columnist, interviewer, ghost-writer; her skills include editing, conference planning and promotion, and public speaking. She penned the Daily Record’s weekly “Morris Eats” column from 2008-2014; her byline appears monthly in TGIF; and her culinary, life-style and business features appear frequently in Gannett publications in print and online throughout New Jersey.  More than 700 interview subjects have included award-winning authors, musicians, and winners of Food Channel’s “Chopped,” “Cupcake Wars,” “Gordon Ramsay’s Hell’s Kitchen,” and “Guy Fiere’s Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives.”

Call Kristine at 973-444-0357 or Trumpets at 973-744-2600  for information or email trumpets@verizon.net                  RELAX        REJUVENATE          REJOICE

         Hang out with the girls! There is no better therapy!

10/02/2014, Gypsy Jazz, Nouveau Noir,

$10 Cover, $5 Minimum
Nouveau Noir- A gypsy jazz trio consisting of Michael Newman and Paul Krautheim on rhythm and lead guitar, and Andrei Pilipetskii on bass. Originally started by Michael and Paul studying the gypsy swing style; in particular the works of Django Reinhardt. The trio plays exciting renditions while staying true to the core elements of the style.
Michael Newman- Michael has been a teacher in central New Jersey area for over 40 years. He has played professional in many styles, ensembles, and venues and toured nationally. A veteran on the guitar he has taught and played in many genres that range from blues, rock, jazz to classical. His most recent ensemble is in the gypsy jazz style.Paul Krautheim- Paul has been a teacher in the Central and North Jersey areas for 20 years. He is Berklee graduate. He has toured nationally and played professional in many different ensembles. Also a veteran on the guitar he co-founded the gypsy ensemble with Michael.Andrei Pilipetskii- Andrei has been teaching in the central New Jersey area for 6 years. He played bass in several jazz and rock ensembles at different festivals, churches, and venues. He has studied classical guitar and bass extensively. Now he is playing bass in several ensembles and working towards his degree in music.

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.