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2015 Romolo Chocolates Sweet Summer Music Series

Sweet Summer Music Series at Romolo Chocolates

All of the concerts in the music series run from 6 to 9 p.m. on Saturdays in June, July and August, and are held on the Romolo Chocolates’ outdoor piazza and parking lot.  They are free of charge.

Erie Art Museum Blues & Jazz FestSat. & Sun., August 1 & 2  Time out for the ERIE ART MUSEUM BLUES & JAZZ FESTIVAL across the street in Frontier Park.  Noon until 10 p.m. each day.  Great lineup of regional and international blues and jazz stars.

CALJESat, Aug 8:  6-9 pm CALJE  Chicago Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble   

Victor Garcia—trumpet

Darwin Noguera—piano

Juan Daniel Pastor—drums, cajon

John Benitez—bass

 

Reviews:

"...a wonderfully diverse repertoire of new and highly creative music."  Rebeca Mauleon, Jazz Times

"The Chicago Afro Latin jazz ensemble looks to write a new chapter and its elastic approach succeeds."  Erof Fine, Downbeat.

CA:JE has performed and recorded with artists such as Howard Levy (Bela Fleck Group pianist), trumpeter Brian Lynch, percussionist Pauli Mejais and trombonist Steve Turre.  The music is primarily written be co-leaders Victor Garcia and Darwin Noguera.

Tony MonacoSat, Aug. 15: 6-9 pm TONY MONACO & PETE MILLS.  

By Popular Demand:  Your Favorite Organist and Saxophonist  

Tony Monaco—B3 organ

Pete Mills--saxophone

Frank Singer—guitar

Joe Dorris—drums

www.romolochocolates.com   www.facebook.com/romolochocolates    Romolo Chocolates, 1525 West 8 Street Erie, PA 16505    814-452-1933

May 19, 2015