What do gangly, awkward 15 year olds, who in their own words “weren’t cool by any means”, develop into? Well, if you are the jazz group known as PELIROJA, you become one of the most gifted ensemble of musicians inspired by the sounds of Ethiopia, the Dominican Republic, Cuba and the Congo. And now, you can experience their new flavor of fusion music on the Branford Jazz Series stage, Thursday, July 13th starting at 6:30 p.m. Read more.
Keyboardist Oli Silk and guitarist JJ Sansaverino have earned numerous jazz accolades throughout their outstanding musical career – Silk as one of the most dynamic entertainers in the genre and a sought after smooth jazz producer while Sansaverino, an outstanding performer, composer, arranger, and musical director in the world of smooth jazz, R & B, world music and fusion. Together, they will unify their talents on July 20th as part of the 2017 Branford Jazz Concert Series. Read more.