Previous events

Jun5

Art Lillard's Electric On Time Trio

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Sugarcane Restaurant, 238 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn

With Ron Jackson guitar, Ratzo Harris stick bass, Art Lillard drums.

Check out this trio of top-notch New York jazz veterans and some of the best food you'll find anywhere. There's no cover charge. Come on down!

Art Lillard's Blue Heaven Sextet at Local Produce Mini Festival of the Performing Arts

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Spoke the Hub Dancing, 748 Union Street between 5th & 6th Aves., Brooklyn

With Steve Gluzband trumpet, Lolly Bienenfeld trombone, Kenny Pexton tenor sax, Ralph Hamperian bass, Andy Friedberg guitar, & Art Lillard drums & bandleader.

Local Produce 2019 has been made possible by the generous support of 5th Avenue BID, Rose Water Restaurant, Sterling Bank, Union Hall, the Friends of Spoke the Hub Dancing, and through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.

Art Lillard's Heavenly Big Band

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Theater for the New City's Johnson Theater, 155 First Avenue at 10th Street, New York City

This performance is part of the annual Lower East Side Festival of the Arts. Admission is free. Featuring Irina Zubareva vocals, Carol Sudhalter & Lou Caputo flutes, Michael Hashim soprano sax, Gleb Vascenko alto sax, tenor sax TBA, Mark McGowan & Jack Walrath trumpets, Amadis Dunkel trombone, Greg Robinson bass trombone, Rebecca Levinson piano, Andy Friedberg guitar, Steve Marks bass, and Art Lillard drums and band leader.

May5

Art Lillard's Electric On Time Trio

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Sugarcane Restaurant, 238 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn

With Ron Jackson guitar, Ratzo Harris stick bass, Art Lillard drums.

Check out this top-notch trio of New York City jazz veterans and some of the best food you will find anywhere. No cover charge, come on down.

Apr11

Art Lillard's Heavenly Big Band

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The Bitter End, 147 Bleecker Street (between Thompson and LaGuardia) , New York City

Andrea Wolper & Irina Zubareva vocals, Lou Caputo & Dotti Anita Taylor flutes, Michael Hashim soprano sax, Frank Perowsky alto sax, Kenny Pexton tenor sax, Jack Walrath & Pasha Karchevsky trumpets, Amadis Dunkel trombone, James Borowski bass trombone, Cecilia Coleman piano, Ron Jackson guitar, Ralph Hamperian bass, percussionist TBA, and Art Lillard drums and band leader. Cover charge $10. This is a DCM event.

Jan23

Midday Jazz Midtown featuring Art Lillard's Heavenly Big Band

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Saint Peter's Lutheran Church, 619 Lexington Avenue at 54th Street, New York City

With Frank Perowsky & Gene Coleman flutes, Michael Hashim soprano sax, Gleb Vascenko alto sax, Gerald M. Thomas tenor sax, Jack Walrath & Sebastian Gil trumpets, Alex Asher trombone, James Borowski bass trombone, Andy Friedberg guitar, Cecilia Coleman piano, Mike Campenni drums, Jeff Andrews bass, David Picton percussion, Andrea Wolper vocals, Art Lillard leader & conductor. A $10 donation is suggested.

Nov15

Art Lillard's Blue Heaven Sextet

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AirTrain Jamaica Station, Sutphin Blvd. & 94th Ave., Jamaica, New York

William Ash guitar, Ralph Hamperian bass, Mark McGowan trumpet, Kenny Pexton tenor sax, Scott Reeves trombone, Art Lillard drums. This FREE event is part of the AirTrain Jazz Festival, presented by the Sutphin Boulevard Business Improvement District and A Better Jamaica, Inc., with the generous support of New York City Council Member Rory Lancman, New York City Council Member I. Daneek Miller, and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.

Oct31

Art Lillard's Heavenly Big Band

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Theater for the New City's Johnson Theater, 155 First Avenue at 10th Street, New York City

At TNC's Village Halloween Costume Ball https://theaterforthenewcity.net/?vh_show=village-halloween-costume-ball-2018 Andrea Wolper, Irina Zubareva, & Miriam Waks vocals, Carol Sudhalter & Lou Caputo flutes, Michael Hashim soprano sax, Gleb Vascenko alto sax, Kenny Pexton tenor sax, Jack Walrath & Sebastian Gil trumpets, Amadis Dunkel trombone, James Borowski bass trombone, Hyuna Park piano, Andy Friedberg guitar, Ralph Hamperian bass, Art Lillard drums and bandleader.

Jul1

Art Lillard's Heavenly Big Band

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The Bitter End, 147 Bleecker Street (between Thompson and LaGuardia) , New York City

This is a DCM event. Featuring Jack Walrath on trumpet and Ratzo Harris on electric bass. Also with: Andrea Wolper & Irina Zubareva vocals, Carol Sudhalter & Lou Caputo flutes, Charles Lee soprano sax, Gleb Vascenko alto sax, Boris Kurganov tenor sax, Pasha Karchevsky trumpet, Lolly Bienenfeld trombone, Amadis Dunkel bass trombone, Ron Jackson guitar, Marcus Persiani keyboard, Todd Isler percussion, and Art Lillard drums, composition, and bandleader.

$10 cover

Jun2

Art Lillard's Blue Heaven Sextet

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Spoke the Hub Dancing, 748 Union Street between 5th & 6th Aves., Brooklyn

This free performance is part of Spoke the Hub Dancing's Local Produce Festival. The performance will be preceded by a free swing dance lesson.

Kenny Pexton tenor sax, Jack Walrath trumpet, Lolly Bienenfeld trombone, Andy Friedberg guitar, Ruslan Khain bass, and Art Lillard drums & composition.

http://spokethehub.org/perform/local-produce/