MECHANICS HALL
Wednesdays ~ Noon ~ Free Admission
Mechanics Hall and WICN are proud to provide quality performances free to the general public! Every concert begins at noon and ends promptly at 1:00 pm. Bring your own "brown bag" lunch or purchase one at the Hall while they last! 
Jeremy Alvarez
November 9:
Jeremy Alvarez Quartet
Berklee College of Music

A Jimmy Lyons Scholarship music performance student at Berklee College of Music, trumpeter Alvarez is a native Californian who has played with the great Arturo Sandoval and was lead trumpet in the Arturo Sandoval Institute All-Star Band. He is a Louis Armstrong Jazz Award winner and has collected Outstanding Musician awards from the Riverside City College Jazz Festival and Irvine Jazz Festival. Part of the 2015 Next Generation Jazz Orchestra, he played with Wynton Marsalis at the Monterey Jazz Festival.
Jazz Ambassadors
November 16:
U.S. Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors

America's Big Band is the official touring big band of the United States Army. This 19-member ensemble, formed in 1969, has received great acclaim both at home and abroad performing America's original art form, jazz. Their diverse repertoire includes big band swing, bebop, Latin, contemporary jazz, standards, popular tunes, Dixieland, vocals, and patriotic selections.
Matt Savage
November 23:
Mazz Savage, Jazz Piano
with special guest Mark Zaleski

Matt Savage is only 24 years old but his fifteen-year professional career as a jazz musician, bandleader, composer and teacher is impressive. He is also a Brown Bag veteran. His new album, "Matt Savage: Piano Voyages" was released in October. Savage has toured worldwide at Jazz Festivals and has performed at The Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, Birdland, Scullers, and many other highly regarded jazz venues. Boylston native and Brown Bag veteran Mark Zaleski is an internationally touring musician who has distinguished himself as a dynamic soloist, multi-instrumentalist and band leader. He has performed with Dave Brubeck, Christian McBride, Ian Anderson, Connie Francis, Mahmoud Ahmed, Joan Rivers and Jethro Tull!
All That Holiday Jazz
November 30:
All that (Holiday) Jazz!
with WPI Big Band & Hook Organ

The WPI Big Band directed by Rich Falco, together with Organist Lucia Falco, will treat us to a powerful mix of jazz with a twist! A Worcester Organ Concert presented in partnership with the Worcester Chapter AGO.
NEC Concert Choir
December 7:
NEC Symphonic Winds & Chamber Singers with U.S. Navy Band Northeast

This annual holiday concert serves up the spirit of the season in a big way. Bill Drury and Erica Washburn from New England Conservatory conduct a broad repertoire and holiday cheer. The students will be joined by Navy Band Northeast, a 35-musician ensemble based on board NAVSTA Newport and one of 11 official U.S. Navy bands worldwide.
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