“I just fell in love with the integrity of the music & that was it.” Tierney Sutton – Gifted American jazz vocalist and arranger with a strong, wide-ranging, uncluttered style. A five-time Grammy nominee for “Best Jazz Vocal Album” and JazzWeek Vocalist of the Year in 2005, Sutton fronts for the Tierney Sutton Band.
*Jazz in Barbados is prepared by Susan E. Bain
Friday October 25
The Ricky Brathwaite Quartet @ Birdies Restaurant in Rockley Resort, featuring Ricky Brathwaite on trumpet & flugel horn, Michael Cheeseman on guitar with David Burnett on drums, Ricky Williams on electric bass. Jazz starts at 8pm; $10.00 cover. BJS members discount at the door with valid membership card
NEW Jazz with Nj30 Acoustic+ @ Carib Beach Bar, St.Lawrence featuring Marius Charlemagne on upright & electric bass, Joseph Callender on saxophone, Kirk Layne on keyboard, Malcolm Griffith on drums. Jazz starts at 7:30pm.
*JAZZ3 @ The Waterfront Café resumes in November. For nightly entertainment at the Waterfront Café visit www.whatsoninbarbados.com
Saturday October 26
NEW Jazz Karibe2 @ Ocean 15, Dover, St. Lawrence Gap with guest saxophonist Andre Woodvine, and the Calabaza band with Errol Bradshaw on drums, Roger Gittens on keyboard, Richard Evans on bass, Roger Edghill on percussion, Andre Forde on pan. Jazz starts at 8pm. Cover $25.00. BJS members discount at the door with valid membership card. Jazz Karibe2 is a project of the Calabaza group.
NEW 2 Guitars with Victor Linton & George Gill @ The Waterfront Café, Caven’s Lane, Bridgetown. Be pleasantly surprised with this refreshingly new and lively duo, with vocals, by George . . . ‘not strictly jazz’. Music starts at 7:30pm
Sunday October 27
NEW Piano Jazz with Ebe Gilkes returns to The Sandpiper Hotel in Holetown, St. James. 12:30 – 2:30pm; Lunch served ala carte
Sunset jazz with Nj30 Acoustic+ @ Ocean2 Hotel & Resort, Dover, St. Lawrence Gap featuring Marius Charlemagne on upright bass, Joseph Callender on saxophone, Kirk Layne on keyboard, Malcolm Griffith on drums. Jazz starts at 7pm.
Lunch with the Crustaceans swing band @ Lobster Alive, Dr. Mike Krimholtz on keyboard, Dr. John Duckhouse on trumpet and vocals, Lord Jenkins on valve trombone, Cecil Bascombe on electric bass, Frank Glen on drums. Lunch served from 12:30pm. Reservations are required
*Naniki Jazz brunch, Suriname, St. Joseph resumes in November. Check here for details.
Tuesday October 28
Roger Gittens Quartet @ Lobster Alive resumes 7pm – 10m with Roger Gittens on piano, Lord Jenkins on trombone, Cecil Bascombe on electric bass, Frank Glen on drums. This is a dinner show; reservations are required.
All Caribbean Jazz radio program join the conversation with host Wayne Harewood starting at 8pm. Follow the link or call in to (626)414-3450.
Wednesday October 30
The Project @ Club Marina, Caven’s Lane, Bridgetown featuring band leader Mylon Clarke on alto sax, Shane Jones on keyboard, Jared Greaves on electric bass, Dwayne Marshall on drums. Jazz starts at 8pm.
Thursday October 31
JazzMaTazz with Nj30 Acoustic + @ the Old Jamm Inn, St. Lawrence Gap featuring Marius Charlemagne on upright bass, Joseph Callender on saxophone, Melvin Alick on drums, Mark Forde on steel pan. Starts at 9pm
The Waterfront Quartet @ The Waterfront Café in Bridgetown featuring Dr. Michael Krimholtz on piano, Tony Cummins on sax and clarinet, Chris Gibbs on bass guitar, Robert Foster on drums. Starts at 8pm. Reservations recommended
Wine & Jazz @ Ocean15, Dover, St. Lawrence Gap continues solo with saxophonist, David Niles. Ocean15 tells us . . . “if you enjoy the smooth sounds & relaxing tones of Kenny G then you will want to experience David Niles.”
Don’t miss this Jazz . . .
Saturday November 30 – Nj30 Acoustic+ at the Barbados Cruising Club
January 16 – 21, 2014 – Naniki Caribbean Jazz Safari in Barbados
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