Rick Germanson Trio at The Side Door Jazz Club

The Side Door 85 Lyme Street, Old Lyme

RICK GERMANSON has been a highly in-demand pianist on the New York City Jazz scene for well over a decade. A native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Rick relocated to New York City in 1998. Rick won the GRAND PRIZE at The American Pianists' Association Jazz Piano Competition in 1996. He was awarded "Best of New Talent" in […]

$25 – $45

Tom Guarna Quartet at The Side Door Jazz Club

The Side Door 85 Lyme Street, Old Lyme

Grammy-nominated guitarist, composer and arranger Tom Guarna began his musical studies at age fifteen, rapidly demonstrating a natural ability to play and compose. After studying classical guitar and composition at the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music in 1986, he played local gigs in New York and fine-tuned his education with John Abercrombie. He earned a Bachelor […]

$25 – $45

Lew Tabackin Trio at The Side Door Jazz Club

The Side Door 85 Lyme Street, Old Lyme

"To find a personal voice on more than one instrument is almost impossible, unless your name is Lew Tabackin." - Billy Kerr – Saxophone Journal   First Place, Flute, Swing Journal Reader's poll, 4th year in a row! Down Beat International Critics Poll 2010 - Flute. Lew Tabackin, flutist and tenor saxophonist, is an artist of […]

$25 – $45

Christos Rafalides at The Side Door Jazz Club

The Side Door 85 Lyme Street, Old Lyme

Christos was born and raised in Greece, where he completed his studies in classical percussion. After receiving a scholarship from Berklee College of Music, he moved to Boston, attaining a BA in Jazz Vibraphone Performance and later moved to New York, where he graduated from Manhattan School of Music earning his MA in Jazz Vibraphone […]

$25 – $45

Nick Finzer at The Side Door Jazz Club

The Side Door 85 Lyme Street, Old Lyme

Hailed as a “Rising Star” in the world of jazz (DownBeat Critics Poll), Nick Finzer is making waves in the music industry with his dynamic original compositions and trombone artistry. Finzer has toured the globe as a bandleader as well as sharing the stage with some of the most respected names in jazz. As both a headlining […]

$25 – $45

Alex Claffy at The Side Door Jazz Club

The Side Door 85 Lyme Street, Old Lyme

Alexander Claffy is a jazz bassist, composer and arranger based in New York. He has played with artists including Jimmy Cobb, Louis Hayes, Harold Mabern, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Christian Scott and Joey Alexander. In addition to an album of standards, he has released a series of genre-defying compositions with his band simply known as Claffy. Alexander […]

$25 – $45

Jeff Fuller Quartet at The Side Door

The Side Door 85 Lyme Street, Old Lyme

Jeff Fuller - Bass Chris Morrison - Guitar Matt DeChamplain - Piano Ben Bilello - Drums Bassist and bandleader Jeff Fuller has long been an integral part of the Connecticut, New York and international jazz scenes. Currentlyleading and playing with a diverse group of ensembles in theNortheast, he has toured worldwide and recorded with saxophonists Lou Donaldson and […]

$25 – $45

Victor Gould Trio at The Side Door

The Side Door 85 Lyme Street, Old Lyme

Hailed by Downbeat magazine as “a new and important compositional voice,” and by allaboutjazz.com as “a composer of great ambition and skill,” Victor Gould has earned distinction as a pianist, composer and first-call sideman for such artists as vocalist Jazzmeia Horn, whose Grammy-nominated recordings A Social Call and Liberation feature Gould prominently. His first album, […]

$25 – $45

Donald Vega Quartet at The Side Door

The Side Door 85 Lyme Street, Old Lyme

Donald Vega - Piano Luques Curtis - Bass Carly Maldonado - Percussion Alvester Garnett - Drums Donald Vega was trained classically in piano in his native Nicaragua. He emigrated to the United States at age 14 and found a musical home with the Colburn School of Performing Arts (CSPA). He began his studies there in […]

$25 – $45

Tony Davis Trio at The Side Door

The Side Door 85 Lyme Street, Old Lyme

Tony Davis - Guitar Matt Dwonszyk - Bass Daniel Prim - Drums Tony Davis is an internationally renowned guitarist and composer based in New York City. He regularly performs at esteemed venues, such as The Blue Note, Birdland, Mezzrow, and major festivals such as the Newport Jazz Festival. Davis leads several projects, including his band, […]

$25 – $45

Ronnie Burrage & Holographic Principle at The Side Door

The Side Door 85 Lyme Street, Old Lyme

RONNIE BURRAGE’S MUSICAL CAREER HAS ALLOWED HIM TO PERFORM IN CARNEGIE HALL, ALICE TULLY HALL, LINCOLN CENTER, WIMBLEDON STADIUM, TAJ MAHAL, ROYAL ALBERT HALL, MANN THEATER JERUSALEM AND TEL AVIV, SIR SHANKAR LAL CONCERT HALL, CHOWDIAH MEMORIAL HALL, YAMAHA HALL AND MANY OTHER VENUES AND FESTIVALS AROUND THE WORLD. Drummer, percussionist, keyboardist, composer, arranger, band […]

$25 – $45

Ted Rosenthal Trio at The Side Door

The Side Door 85 Lyme Street, Old Lyme

Ted Rosenthal is one of the leading jazz pianist/composers of his generation.  He actively tours worldwide with his trio, as a soloist, and has performed with many jazz greats, including Gerry Mulligan, Art Farmer, Phil Woods, Bob Brookmeyer, and James Moody. Winner of the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Piano Competition, Rosenthal has released fifteen CDs as a […]

$25 – $45