Juke Joint Jazz is a concert jazz quintet playing shows, clubs, weddings and events throughout New England.
The band plays their own arrangements of an eclectic melange of the CLASSIC AMERICAN JAZZ REPERTORE as well as the music of international composers.
With several talented and tasteful soloists with a wealth of professional experience, the music shows influences from Miles Davis to the Grateful Dead; from Monk to Funk; with classical influences from Beethoven to Chopin.
LIVE AT THE IRON HORSE MUSIC HALL.....2013-2020
At Tuckerman Hall on August 19, 2017 for a very special wedding at the concert hall in Worcester, MA
Live in Black and White at The Iron Horse April 2019
Live at The Marigold Oct. 16, 2022.
JUKE JOINT JAZZ
Next Up Friday,Dec 1
@7:30 PM AT
THE DIVINE THEATER @ RACE ST./GATEWAY CITY ARTS
An evening of DOUBLE QUINTETS featuring THE ARGIRO QUINTET with Jim azz Double Dose on Friday December 1 with The Ellen Cogen Ensemble. Featuring Ellen on Vocals and Keys, Guitarist Extraordinaire John Mason, Sax legend Ted Levine and hot rhythm section of Claire Arenius on Drums, and Kai Caban on Bass, the Ensemble will be performing a set of Joni Mitchell's jazz repertoire from Hejira, Mingus and The Joni Letters (Herbie Hancock). We're really excited to see Ellen do her Joni Jazz show again--a reprise of our summer show together at Marigold...you really don't wanna miss this rare opportunity!!!
Juke Joint Jazz will have the full sextet on board, and performing a set of our own arrangements of tunes from Miles, Dizzy, Monk, Herbie and more, with Ken Forfia on Piano, David Kisala on Sax, Clark Seibold on Drums, George Kaye on Bass, Ed Brainerd on horns and Michael Levine on Guitar.