Archive for March, 2010

2010 APRIL PERFORMANCES

Monday, March 29th, 2010

When: Thursday, April 1st, 2010
Who: Jazz Jam Session
Featuring: Tony Pacini-piano, Ed Bennett-bass, Ron Steen-drums/emcee.
Where: Doc George’s Jazz Kitchen
4605 N.E. Fremont St. Portland, OR. 97213
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Venue Info: 503-287-7067

When: Sunday, April 4th, 2010 – Easter Sunday Brunch
Easter Sunday Day Brunch
Who: Tony Pacini-piano, Dennis Caiazza-bass, Ron Steen-drums.
Where: The 921 Bistro at The Portland Hilton
921 SW Sixth Avenue, Portland, Oregon, United States 97204
Time: 10:30am-2:30pm
Venue Info: Tel: 1-503-226-1611 www.tourhiltonportland.com

When: Sunday, April 4th, 2010 – Easter Sunday Evening
Jimmy Mak Night at Western Oregon University
Who: Tony Pacini-piano, Ed Bennett-bass, Dan Balmer-guitar, Mel Brown-drums.
Where: Rice Auditorium on the campus of Western Oregon University
345 N. Monmouth Ave Monmouth OR 97361 | 503-838-8000(V/TTY) | 1-877-877-1593
Time: 7:30pm
Venue Info: Tel: 1-877-877-1593 www.wou.edu/president/advancement/smith/

When: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 (every Wednesday)
Who: M.B.Q. Featuring: Tony Pacini-piano, Dan Balmer-guitar,
Ed Bennett-bass, Mel Brown-drums.
Where: Jimmy Mak’s (Mel Brown Quartet)
221 NW 10th Avenue Portland, Oregon 97209
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Featuring the music and arrangements of: Tony Pacini, and Ed Bennett.
All ages welcome for the first set (8:00pm-9:30pm)
Venue Info: 503-295-6542 www.jimmymaks.com

When: Friday, April 9th, 2010
Who: THE TONY PACINI TRIO with vocalist JOHN GILMORE.
Tony Pacini-piano, Ed Bennett-bass, Tim Rap-drums,
with special guest John Gilmore – vocals.
…( Reminiscent of Frank Sinatra ala Oscar Peterson )…
Where: Wilf’s Restaurant 800 NW 6th Avenue Portland, Oregon
Time: 8:00pm-12:00am – located at Union Train Station
Parking available (free) in the lot.
Venue Info: 503-223-0070 www.wilfsrestaurant.com

When: Saturday April 10th, 2010 Tony Pacini reserved date.
Who: TONY PACINI
Private function.
Book The Tony Pacini Trio Today!

When: Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 (every Wednesday)
Who: M.B.Q. Featuring: Tony Pacini-piano, Dan Balmer-guitar,
Ed Bennett-bass, Mel Brown-drums.
Where: Jimmy Mak’s (Mel Brown Quartet)
221 NW 10th Avenue Portland, Oregon 97209
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Featuring the music and arrangements of: Tony Pacini, and Ed Bennett.
All ages welcome for the first set (8:00pm-9:30pm)
Venue Info: 503-295-6542 www.jimmymaks.com

When: Thursday, April 15th, 2010
Who: THE TONY BENNETT DUO featuring:
Tony Pacini-piano / Ed Bennett-bass.
Where: Brasserie Montmartre 626 SW Park Avenue Portland, Oregon 97205
Time: 8:00pm
Venue Info: 503.236.3036 www.brasserieportland.com

When: Saturday, April 17th, 2010
Who: Tony Pacini-piano, Carolyn Joyce-vocals, Kevin Deitz-bass.
Where: The Heathman Hotel 1001 SW Broadway Portland, Oregon
Time: 8:00pm-12:00am
Venue Info: 503-241-4100 www.heathmanhotel.com

When: Wednesday, April 21st, 2010
Who: BENNY GOLSON with:
Tony Pacini-piano, Ed Bennett-bass, and Mel Brown-drums.
Where: Jimmy Mak’s 221 NW 10th Avenue Portland, Oregon 97209
Time: 8:00pm -11:00pm All ages welcome for the first set
Venue Info: 503-295-6542 www.jimmymaks.com

When: Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 (every Wednesday)
Who: M.B.Q. Featuring: Tony Pacini-piano, Dan Balmer-guitar,
Ed Bennett-bass, Mel Brown-drums.
Where: Jimmy Mak’s (Mel Brown Quartet)
221 NW 10th Avenue Portland, Oregon 97209
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Featuring the music and arrangements of: Tony Pacini, and Ed Bennett.
All ages welcome for the first set (8:00pm-9:30pm)
Venue Info: 503-295-6542 www.jimmymaks.com

When: Thursday April 29th, 2010 Tony Pacini Trio reserved date.
Who: TONY PACINI TRIO Performance
Private function – Bellvue, Washington / Hyatt Regency Hotel.
Book The Tony Pacini Trio Today!

When: Friday, April 30th, 2010
Who: THE TONY PACINI TRIO
Featuring: The TONY PACINI TRIO
Tony Pacini-piano, Ed Bennett-bass, Tim Rap-drums.
Where: Wilf’s Restaurant 800 NW 6th (located at Union Train Station) Portland, OR 97209
Time: 8:00pm-12:00 midnight
Venue Info: 503-223-0070 www.wilfsrestaurant.com
The Tony Pacini Trio performing Friday, April 30th, 2010; 8pm at Wilf's Restaurant

2010 MARCH PERFORMANCES

Monday, March 29th, 2010


Chuck Redd performs with Tony Pacini and the Mel Brown Quartet Wednesday, March 3rd, 8pm at Jimmy Mak's.
When: Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010
Who: M.B.Q. Featuring: Tony Pacini-piano, Dan Balmer-guitar,
Ed Bennett-bass, Mel Brown-drums, AND SPECIAL GUEST WORLD CLASS VIBES MASTER CHUCK REDD.

Come March PDX Fest Will Be Over- At JIMMY MAK’S THE BEAT GOES ON!

Jimmy Mak’s proudly presents world famous vibes master CHUCK REDD on the bandstand with the MEL BROWN QUARTET

Chuck has performed with jazz giants Herb Ellis, Charlie Byrd, Dizzy Gillespie, Monty Alexander and Ray Brown, to name just a few, and he is featured on over 70 recordings.

This is a show you don’t want to miss! Wednesday, March 3rd 2010, $10

First set-8pm to 9:15pm All ages welcome
Second set- 9:30pm to 11pm over 21 only

For reservations/ more information call 503-295-6542

Where: Jimmy Mak’s
221 NW 10th Avenue Portland, Oregon 97209
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Featuring the music and arrangements of: Chuck Redd.
All ages welcome for the first set (8:00pm-9:30pm)
Venue Info: 503-295-6542 www.jimmymaks.com

When: Friday, March 5th, 2010
Who: piano/vocal Featuring: Tony Pacini-piano, Kacy Coleen-vocals,
Where: Doc George’s Jazz Kitchen
4605 N.E. Fremont St. Portland, OR. 97213
Time: 7:30pm-10:30pm
Venue Info: 503-287-7067

When: Wednesday, March 10th, 2010
Please Note: The Mel Brown Quartet will be playing one set from 8:00pm to 9:00pm, opening for The Azar Lawrence Quartet.
Mel Brown Quartet – first set
Azar Lawrence Quartet – second set.

Where: Jimmy Mak’s
221 NW 10th Avenue Portland, Oregon 97209
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm
All ages welcome for the first set (8:00pm-9:30pm)
Venue Info: 503-295-6542 www.jimmymaks.com
Advanced tickets $20 available through: www.ticketsoregon.com

When: Friday, March 12th, 2010
Who: Tony Pacini-piano, Ed Bennett-bass.
Where: Buckman Arts Focus Elementary School 320 SE 16th Avenue, Portland, OR
Time: 5:00pm-7:30pm
What: THE 20TH ANNUAL BUCKMAN ART SHOW & SALE This 20-year tradition features the original artwork of approximately 130 artists and craftspersons, including paintings, prints, photography, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, textile and other wearable art, toys, and much more, in a fun festival setting. A student gallery showcases the work of Buckman students and alumni. Food, live music and hands-on art activities for kids make the Buckman Art Show & Sell a fantastic event for the whole family. Admission: Friday (5-9pm), March 12: $5 per person (children 4 and under free) Saturday (10am-5pm).

When: Friday, March 13th, 2010
Who: THE TONY PACINI TRIO with vocalist JOHN GILMORE.
Tony Pacini-piano, Kevin Deitz-bass, Tim Rap-drums,
with special guest John Gilmore – vocals.
…( Reminiscent of Frank Sinatra ala Oscar Peterson )…
Where: Wilf’s Restaurant 800 NW 6th Avenue Portland, Oregon
Time: 8:00pm-12:00am – located at Union Train Station
Parking available (free) in the lot.
Venue Info: 503-223-0070 www.wilfsrestaurant.com

When: Wednesday, March 17th, 2010 (every Wednesday)
Who: M.B.Q. Featuring: Tony Pacini-piano, Dan Balmer-guitar,
Ed Bennett-bass, Mel Brown-drums.
Where: Jimmy Mak’s (Mel Brown Quartet)
221 NW 10th Avenue Portland, Oregon 97209
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Featuring the music and arrangements of: Tony Pacini, and Ed Bennett.
All ages welcome for the first set (8:00pm-9:30pm)
Venue Info: 503-295-6542 www.jimmymaks.com

When: Monday, March 23rd, 2010
Who: THE TONY PACINI TRIO
Tony Pacini-piano, Ed Bennett-bass, Tim Rap-drums.
Where: Boxley’s Place 101 W North Bend Way North Bend, WA 98045
Time: Two Sets; 7:00pm and 9:00pm
Venue Info: 425-292-9307 www.boxleysplace.com

When: Wednesday, March 24th, 2010 (every Wednesday)
Who: M.B.Q. Featuring: Tony Pacini-piano, Dan Balmer-guitar,
Ed Bennett-bass, Mel Brown-drums.
Where: Jimmy Mak’s (Mel Brown Quartet)
221 NW 10th Avenue Portland, Oregon 97209
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Featuring the music and arrangements of: Tony Pacini, and Ed Bennett.
All ages welcome for the first set (8:00pm-9:30pm)
Venue Info: 503-295-6542 www.jimmymaks.com

When: Friday, March 26th, 2010
Who: THE TONY PACINI TRIO
Featuring: The TONY PACINI TRIO
Tony Pacini-piano, Ed Bennett-bass, Tim Rap-drums.
Where: Wilf’s Restaurant 800 NW 6th (located at Union Train Station) Portland, OR 97209
Time: 8:00pm-12:00 midnight
Venue Info: 503-223-0070 www.wilfsrestaurant.com
The Tony Pacini Trio performing Friday, March 26th, 2010; 8pm at Wilf's Restaurant

When: Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 (every Wednesday)
Who: M.B.Q. Featuring: Tony Pacini-piano, Dan Balmer-guitar,
Ed Bennett-bass, Mel Brown-drums.
Where: Jimmy Mak’s (Mel Brown Quartet)
221 NW 10th Avenue Portland, Oregon 97209
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Featuring the music and arrangements of: Tony Pacini, and Ed Bennett.
All ages welcome for the first set (8:00pm-9:30pm)
Venue Info: 503-295-6542 www.jimmymaks.com

THIS TUESDAY: MARCH 23RD, THE TONY PACINI TRIO in Concert. At Boxley’s Place, North Bend, WA (just outside Seattle).

Sunday, March 21st, 2010

The Tony Pacini Trio In Concert. Tues, Mar 23, at Boxley's Place - North Bend, WA When: Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010
Who: THE TONY PACINI TRIO IN CONCERT
Tony Pacini-piano,
Ed Bennett-bass,
Tim Rap-drums.
Where: Boxley’s Place 101 W North Bend Way North Bend, WA 98045
Time: Two Sets; 7:00pm and 9:00pm
Venue Info: 425-292-9307 www.boxleysplace.com

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THIS WEDNESDAY, March 24th, 2010: Tony Pacini and the Mel Brown Quartet play Hot & Cool Jazz. The music starts at 8:00pm, at Jimmy Mak’s.

Sunday, March 21st, 2010

When: Wednesday, March 24th, 2010 (every Wednesday)
Who: M.B.Q. Featuring: Tony Pacini-piano, Dan Balmer-guitar,
Ed Bennett-bass, Mel Brown-drums.
Where: Jimmy Mak’s (Mel Brown Quartet)
221 NW 10th Avenue Portland, Oregon 97209
Time: 8:00pm-11:00pm
Featuring the music and arrangements of: Tony Pacini, and Ed Bennett.
All ages welcome for the first set (8:00pm-9:30pm)
Venue Info: 503-295-6542 www.jimmymaks.com