Shirim Klezmer Orchestra

“Klezmer” is the contraction of two Hebrew words meaning “instrument of song.” It stands for both the music and the musician. A little bit Polish, a little Russian, and a little Near Eastern, the Shirim Klezmer Orchestra plays the music of the Eastern European Jews. It shimmers with all of…

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Paul Broadnax Quintet

Ever-popular jazz vocalist, pianist, and Brownstore recording artist, Paul Broadnax comes to Maudslay this August to perform a special concert of standards with his wonderful ensemble. Known for his “King Thing” (Nat Cole’s singing and playing), and the powerful influence of Joe Williams, Paul has appeared with many nationally recognized…

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Amanda Carr with MYANNA

A powerful and exciting combination of jazz and soul from vocalist Amanda Carr and sax sensation, MYANNA. Amanda Carr is a multi-styled vocalist/pianist that began professionally as a teenager in the rock and pop genre playing in Boston area night clubs with later years including jazz and big band, focusing on…

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Donna Byrne

Jazz vocalist Donna Byrne can take her listeners on a journey down new musical avenues by using a wide range of deep, soulful vocal talents and a true artist’s feel for interpretation and improvisation. Experimenting with her emotions and playing her versatile voice like an instrument, Donna’s performances are always…

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Rebecca Parris

Rebecca Parris is always a favorite of our audiences. Jazz World’s Frank Bouchard writes, “She is that rare bird: The true jazz singer with the soul of an entertainer.” Rebecca Parris’s resume reads like a page from the entertainment news mags. Although she started her professional career in music working…

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