Jazz News & Notices

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 AlexanderSat, July 4: Closed for Independence Day

Sat, July 11:  6-9 pm Eric Alexander Organ Quartet

Eric Alexander—tenor saxophone
Greg Hatza—organ
Robert Shahid—drums
Paul Bollenback—guitar

 A frequent member of the Jamie Abersol jazz education team, along withpianist David Hazeltime, bassist Rufus Reid, trombonist Steve Davis and others, Alexander is a sturdy presence on today's jazz scene.  He functions not only as a first call saxophonist, bandleader and educator, but as a composer and arranger of his own and others' work.

Often featured in quartet and sextet formats, Alexander will appear at Romolo Chocolates with his New York-based organ trio, featuring B-3 masster Greg Hatza.


 Sat, July 18:  6-9 pm Hendrik Muerkens
Vibraphone and Harmonica Brazilian Jazz

Hendrik Meurkens—harmonica/vibraphone
Misha Tsiganov—piano
Gustavo Amarante—bass
Adriano Santos—drums

  Sat, July 25: 6-9 pm Con Brio!

World-Renowned Flutist Ali Ryerson—flutes
Mike Demicco—guitar
Chuck Lamb—keyboard
Karl Latham—drums
Kip Reed—bass

Sat & Sun, Aug 1 & 2 Blues and Jazz Festival in Frontier Park
Time out from our series to enjoy various artists sponsored by Erie Art Museum

Sat, 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

Sat, Aug. 15: 6-9 pm Tony Monaco and Pete Mills
By Popular Demand:  Your Favorite Organist and Saxophonist

Tony Monaco—B3 organ
Pete Mills--saxophone
Frank Singer—guitar
Joe Dorris—drums

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Romolo Chocolates
1525 West 8 Street
Erie, PA 16505




May 19, 2015