Wednesday, December 5, 2007|7:30 PM - 10:30 PM

The Jane Monheit Group

featuring Ari Ambrose, Joel Frahm & Joe Magnarelli

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Jane Monheit


It's hard to believe that a scant seven years have passed since a 22-year-old Long Islander named Jane Monheit -- now renowned as one of the world's most ...

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Ari Ambrose

Tenor Sax

Tenor saxophonist and composer Ari Ambrose grew up in a musical family in Washington, DC's Maryland suburbs. His talent as a teenager led Stanley Turrentine to enthusiastically tell ...

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Joel Frahm

Tenor Sax

Joel Frahm's May 1st release, We Used to Dance, places him in the company of master musicians Kenny Barron (piano), Rufus Reid (bass), and Victor Lewis (drums). Frahm ...

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Joe Magnarelli


Syracuse, New York native Joe Magnarelli first played music at age 12, starting with guitar and trumpet lessons. He also picked out songs on the piano by ear. ...

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Michael Kanan


Michael Kanan hails from Boston, Massachusetts where he first began to play the piano by age 7. Improvising figured heavily in his early experiences at the keyboard, and ...

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Neal Miner


Neal Miner was introduced to the world of jazz by his first teacher – his father Bill Miner, a respected jazz record collector and discographer.  Bill's love of ...

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Rick Montalbano


Rick Montalbano has been playing drums professionally since his early teens. Growing up in a professional musical environment - his father is jazz pianist and organist, Rick Montalbano ...

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Miles Okazaki


Miles, who has been playing professionally since the age of thirteen, grew up around the visual arts, with a painter and photographer for parents. Raised in the Pacific ...

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