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Throwback Thursday

Thursday, March 26th, 2015
Flautist Nicole Mitchell will return to Syracuse to headline a concert at the Community Folk Art Gallery next month. She is pictured here about a decade ago at OnaJava.

Flautist Nicole Mitchell will return to Syracuse to headline a fundraiser at the Community Folk Art Center next month. She is pictured here from a holiday party at OnaJava about 10 years ago.

Live in Consort

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015
Vocalist Cookie Coogan accompanied  J.T. Hall for Jazz @ Sitrus on Friday.

Vocalist Cookie Coogan accompanied J.T. Hall (right) and his Jazz Consort for their return to the Sitrus Lounge on Friday.

Time seems to move faster as spring approaches. It’s hard to believe there are only four more Jazz @ Sitrus shows remaining for the season. The next band to keep the groove in place on the Hill, Michael & Angela Lynn.

Throwback Thursday

Thursday, March 5th, 2015
Guitarist Gil Parris will return to Central New York this month for a concert for the CNY Jazz Cabaret Series. Parris is pictured here with Syracuse' number one music fan, Bobbie Jean Willis.

Smooth jazz guitarist Gil Parris (left) will return to Central New York this month for the CNY Jazz Cabaret Series (March 15). Parris is pictured here with one of  Syracuse’s best music fans, Bobbie Jean Willis.

Throwback Thursday

Thursday, January 29th, 2015
Next month Antoinette Montague, in her melodic majesty,  will return to Syracuse to play the Black History Month Cabaret for the Central New York Jazz Arts Foundation.

Next month Antoinette Montague bring her majestic melody back to Syracuse to play the Central New York Jazz Arts Foundation’s Black History Month Cabaret. She is pictured here from her 2011 show at the University Sheraton.

For her February 15 show Montague will be accompanied by guitarist Solomon Hicks (aka King Solomon).

Here We Go Again

Monday, January 26th, 2015
Ralph Lalama played January JAZZfest in the Mohegan Manor Ballroom

Ralph Lalama played January JAZZfest in the Mohegan Manor Ballroom. He was later joined by vocalist Nancy Kelly.

Another January JAZZfest is in the books and it was a great show. Here are a few photographs from yesterday afternoon’s action. For more photos, visit CNY Jazz.

The sounds of the Donna Alford Jass Band kept the Green Room dance floor packed.

The sounds of the Donna Alford Jass Band kept the Green Room dance floor packed.

WAER-FM 88's Eric Cohen and vocalist Nancy Kelly relaxed and listened to the Jazz Police jam session.

WAER-FM 88’s Eric Cohen and vocalist Nancy Kelly relaxed and listened to the Jazz Police jam session.

Melissa Gardiner & Friends held court in the Basta yesterday afternoon.

Melissa Gardiner & Friends held court in the Basta yesterday afternoon.

Jazz appreciation in the Mohegan Manor Ballroom.

A little jazz appreciation in the Mohegan Manor Ballroom.

Week in Review

Sunday, January 25th, 2015
Jeff Stockam, have horn, will travel

Jeff Stockham, have horn, will travel

Improvisation in the name of the game in Jazz. We love to see the guest vocalists at the Sitrus Lounge series, but on Friday Jeff Stockham was pulled out of the crowd and joined the jam session.

Samantha Spadafore belts out a tune during Jazz @ Sitrus on Friday night.J

Samantha Spadafore belts out a tune during Jazz @ Sitrus on Friday night.

Sitrus Sizzle

Saturday, January 24th, 2015
Vocalist Tamaralee

Vocalist Tamaralee Shutt

Here are some photos from last night’s Sitrus Evening of Jazz at the Sheraton Hotel.  Tamaralee put together a smooth but pretty eclectic group.

Jimmy Goulb

Jimmy Goulb

Matthew Rockwell

Matthew Rockwell

Carl Lovell

Carl Lovell

Week in Review

Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Christmas Wish by Sifsound on Mixcloud

Check out a sample of the Melissa Gardiner Group performance at Tokyo-Seoul. This holiday remix features a duet by Angky & Mary Rose and great musical synergy between Byron Cage (drums) and Will Gorman (keys).

Rejoice in Rhythm

Saturday, December 13th, 2014

Rejoice in Rhythm from Syracuse in Focus on Vimeo.

Sitrus Four Play

Saturday, September 13th, 2014
N. Kelly at Sitrus Lounge

N. Kelly at Sitrus Lounge

Jazz at Sitrus kicked off the 2014-15 season by hosting the first lady of CNY Jazz, Nancy Kelly.  She was joined last night by retired Ithaca College educator  Steve Brown on guitar, Dino Losito on keys and Rochester’s Mike Melito on drums.

This is the fourth season for the series.

Steve Brown laying down jazz licks at the Sitrus Lounge

Steve Brown laying down jazz licks at the Sitrus Lounge