The Old Brick Inn & Jazz Alive
Nights with The Fred Hughes Trio
Ongoing cultural and musical events series at the Old Brick Inn
Wine, Dine & Jazz
February, March & April events will feature a seated, three-course meal and bottle of wine per guest enjoyed while listening to The Fred Hughes Trio. Event seating begins at 5:00 pm with music and dining beginning at 5:20 pm. Music and dining will finish around 7:30 pm
Saturday, February 12th, 2022
The Fred Hughes Trio begins their monthly series at the Old Brick Inn by celebrating Valentine’s Day and songs from the 2015 recording, Love Letters. Tunes include Isn’t It Romantic, If You Love Me, Once I Loved, and the most requested Valentine’s Day tune of all — My Funny Valentine.
Saturday, March 12th, 2022
As the daffodils emerge and the birds begin to sing, the Fred Hughes Trio swings you into spring with some of the most popular tunes of the season. Included on the program are Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most, Up Jumped Spring, Spring Is Here, and You Must Believe In Spring.
Saturday, April 9th, 2022
Celebrate Jazz Appreciation Month with the music of the great pianist, composer, and bandleader — Duke Ellington. With so many great compositions to choose from, you’ll have to join us to find out which tunes Fred, Paul and Keith choose for this tribute to one of the greatest jazz musicians of all time.
Jazz on the Patio
May, June & July events will feature Jazz music by The Fred Hughes Trio on our outside Patio with wine and hors d’oeuvres served. Tickets include your first glass of house wine.
Saturday, May 14th, 2022
We’ve got rhythm — who could ask for anything more? How about an entire evening of Gershwin tunes? From I Got Rhythm to Embraceable You. Strike Up the Band and tunes from Porgy and Bess, the evening will be filled with some of the most beloved songs from the Great American Songbook.
Saturday, June 11th, 2022
What do The Girl from Ipanema, Agua de Beber, Manha de Carnival, and Wave have in common? If you replied they were all written by Antonio Carlos Jobim, you would be incorrect. But they are the topic of this month’s performance by the Fred Hughes Trio. Come join us as we bossa nova and samba into the summer.
Saturday, July 9th, 2022
Jazz at the movies is the topic for this month’s evening with the Fred Hughes Trio. Jazz musicians have always taken tunes from the popular music of the day and the movies are no exception. Some of the greats including Bill Evans, Oscar Peterson and Ella Fitzgerald have turned to the movies to round out their repertoire. Join us to find out which tunes Fred, Paul and Keith add to this evening’s presentation.
Jazz Events at The Old Brick Inn
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Dedicated to the continuation and preservation of jazz, America’s indigenous art form, Jazz Alive was created to bring this great music to audiences and students who have little to no opportunity to hear and learn from the genre’s great practitioners. Jazz Alive is committed to presenting concerts, school assemblies, master classes, and school residencies in underserved communities that may be off jazz touring routes, lack jazz presenters, or have little funding for jazz events.