Matt Finley

     & Rio JAZZ

Photos by Duane Beyer

Next concerts:

  bullet  31st annual Evening of Brazilian Jazz

  April 3, 2018. Tuesday, 7:30 pm at Dutchess Community College, NY in the North Cafeteria.

  Always free with free refreshments. For information, call Student Activities at the college: (845) 431-8050

  Our special guest artist this year is Peter McEachern, trombone. See the poster.

  The concert is co-sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution as part of Jazz Appreciation Month.

  bullet  30th annual Brazilian jazz concert in the park, Bolton Landing, NY

  July 31, 2018. Tuesday, 7 pm at Rogers Park, Bolton Landing, NY (on Lake George).

  Always free. Bring lawn seating. In case of rain, the concert will be in the

  Bolton Conservation Club, 50 Edgecomb Pond Rd., Bolton Landing, NY 12814.

  Rio JAZZ features Peter Tomlinson, (piano); Jeff Ciampa (guitar); Don Miller (bass); Joel Rosenblatt, (drums);

  Tomas Martin Lopez (percussion); Chris Brellochs (sax); Bruce Berky (sax) & Matt Finley (flugelhorn/trumpet/sax/flute).

 Rio JAZZ is the Hudson Valley's premier Brazilian/American concert jazz band.

 We are usually six to eight musicians (but as many as 12) and often have guest artists.

 Our concerts feature the music of Brazil, jazz standards, and original compositions.

 Rio JAZZ was formed by Matt Finley in 1988.

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