March 2020 Music Schedule

March 2020 Music Schedule

Sunday, March 1, 5 to 8 pm, music charge $12
Erica Golaszewski Quartet
Matt Vashlishan, saxophone; Pat Kerssen, piano; Erica Golaszewski, bass; Ron Bogart, drums


Thursday, March 5, 8 to 11 pm, no music charge
Jazz Jam with Bill Washer & Friends
Trio, 8 to 9; Jam 9 to 11


Friday, March 6, 7 to 11 pm, music charge $12
Vinny Bianchi’s La Cuchina
Vinny Bianchi, tenor saxophone; Marko Marcinko, piano, trombone; Bill Washer, guitar; Paul Rostock, electric bass; Danny Gonzalez, drums; Hector Rosado, congas


Saturday, March 7, 7 to 11 pm, music charge $15/$8 after 9:30
Carolyn Leonhart Trio


Sunday, March 8, 5 to 8 pm, music charge $10
Joanie Samra “Together Again”
Joanie Samra, Nancy Reed, vocals; Skip Wilkins, piano; Spencer Reed, guitar; Joe Michaels, bass


Monday, March 9 – COTA General Meeting, 6:30 pm, Deer Head Inn
Meetings are informal and friendly. Come meet the people involved with planning this year’s festival. Your suggestions and comments are always welcome and if you have a desire to participate COTA can always use volunteers to help with various tasks during the year and during the festival weekend.


Thursday, March 12, 8 to 11 pm, no music charge
Jazz Jam with Bill Washer & Friends
Trio, 8 to 9; Jam 9 to 11


Friday, March 13, 7 to 11 pm, music charge $12
Horizons Quartet
Dan Wilkins, saxophone; James Collins, piano; Gene Perla, bass; Bryon Landham drums


Saturday, March 14, 7 to 11 pm, music charge $15/$8 after 9:30
Michele Bautier Trio
Michele Bautier, vocals; David Leonhardt, piano; Matthew Parrish, bass


Sunday, March 15, 5 to 8 pm, music charge $12
Sharon Norris


Monday, March 16, 7 to 9 pm, doors open at 6 pm
Pocono Center for the Arts – Cabaret


Thursday, March 19, 8 to 11 pm, no music charge
Jazz Jam with Bill Washer & Friends
Trio, 8 to 9; Jam 9 to 11


Friday, March 20, 7 to 11 pm, music charge $12
Barry Greene Trio
Barry Greene, guitar; Paul Rostock, bass; Colby Inzer, drums


Saturday, March 21, 7 to 11 pm, music charge $17
Alan Broadbent Trio


Sunday, March 22, 5 to 8 pm, music charge $12
Amani (Peace)
Stephen Fuller, vocals; Marty Eigen, saxophone, flute; Dave Braham, piano; Gene Perla, bass; Flip Peters, guitar; Vern Mobley, drums


Monday, March 23, 7 to 9 pm, doors open at 6 pm
Raucous Resistance


Thursday, March 26, 8 to 11 pm, no music charge
Jazz Jam with Bill Washer & Friends
Trio, 8 to 9; Jam 9 to 11


Friday, March 27, 7 to 11 pm, music charge $15/$8 after 9:30
Christopher Dean Sullivan presents NANGA Jazz World Trio 


Saturday, March 28, 7 to 11 pm, music charge $15/$8 after 9:30
John Colianni Trio
John Colianni, piano; Boots Maleson, bass; Bernard Linnette, drums


Sunday, March 29, 5 to 8 pm, music charge $12
Riverside Rhythm Band
19+ big band, made up of local professional & accomplished amateur musicians
Monday, March 30, 7:30 to 10:30, music charge $12


Monday, March 30, 7:30 to 10:30, music charge $12
The Water Gap Jazz Orchestra directed by Matt Vashlishan – an 18 piece ensemble of local professionals performing original and arranged music from all eras