Coming up…2nd Annual Jazz Weekend 8/19 & 20!

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    Ann Partridge
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    http://www.beaverislandcommunitycenter.org/surrealimages/Jazz%20Poster%202016%20Poster%202-800×1035.jpgBI Jazz Weekend!
    JAZZ WEEKEND: 8/19 & 20!
    The BI Community Center & BI Cultural Arts Association jointly present another special weekend of unforgettable jazz music up-close-and-personal on beautiful Beaver Island!

    FRI, 8/19 7:30pm
    $30/Adult (Combo/$50 for both shows!)
    GABE BOLKOSKY & FRIENDS
    Gabriel Bolkosky (violin) and ‘Friends,’ Paul Keller (bass), Pete Siers (drums), and Tad Weed (piano) will kickoff this year’s Jazz Weekend, taking us on a journey of ‘jazz meets tango’!

    A native of Detroit, Michigan, Gabe started his violin studies at the age of three and has performed and taught across the USA and abroad. He founded the music festival PhoenixPhest, and is a founding member of The Oblivion Project. His infectious energy, creativity and breadth of musical proficiency extends through contemporary and experimental music, jazz and tango, as well as traditional classical music, and he has released seven CDs.

    Join us on this unique musical journey guided by a real master!

    SAT, 8/20 7:30pm Cash Bar & 8:30pm Concert
    $30/Adult (Combo/$50 for both shows!)
    DAVE BENNETT QUARTET – Cabaret Style – with Cash Bar!
    Limited Seating – Call now for tickets!
    A multi-instrument phenomenon, Dave Bennett is a blazing, clarinet, virtuosic-sensation playing in the “swing style” of Benny Goodman!

    Leading his Tribute to Benny Goodman, Dave has been a featured soloist at Carnegie Hall with The New York Pops (2013) and has played his program with 50 other US and Canadian orchestras, as well as having been featured on NPR Radio’s “Jazz at Riverwalk”. He’s also a featured vocalist and pianist with larger ensembles!

    Dave is joined with preeminent Michigan musicians Paul Keller (bass), Pete Siers (drums), and Tad Weed (piano), for an unforgettable, ‘swingin’ evening of music!

    Come experience a wonderfully diverse weekend of Jazz entertainment on beautiful Beaver Island!

  • #5973

    Ann Partridge
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    Find out more about the tremendous artists featured in this upcoming Jazz Weekend!

    Gabe Bolkosy Friday, August 19 7:30pm
    http://gabrielbolkosky.com

    Dave Bennett Saturday, August 20 8:30pm
    Cabaret-Style, with Cash Bar open at 7:30pm
    http://www.davebennett.com

    Tad Weed both shows
    https://tadweed.wordpress.com

    (Video): w/Dave Bennett Quartette Sing, Sing, Sing

    Paul Keller both shows
    http://paulkellerjazz.com

    Pete Siers both shows
    http://petesiers.com

    Join us this weekend for special Beaver Island performances by some of Michigan’s premiere Jazz Artists!

    Call 231-448-2022 for tickets and reservations!
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    The Beaver Island Community Center…
    at the heart of a good community!

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