JAZZ IT UP @ Music Monday at Sorrento Restaurant with the BILL NOREN GROUP
New Jersey's hot new smooth jazz and more event welcomes you to Jazz It Up on the last Monday of every month at Music Monday at Sorrento Italian Restaurant, located at 631 Central Avenue, Westfield, NJ.
On Monday, April 26 at 7pm the in demand jazz sounds of The Bill Noren Group in concert comes to this wonderfully intimate venue. The quartet has been around on the jazz scene in New Jersey area for several years, although individual members have been on the NJ music scene for much longer. The group specializes in straight-ahead and bebop jazz, having devised its own unique arrangements of standards while still allowing its members to improvise freely. Strong musical style influences from artists such as: John Coltrane, Count Basie, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Ray Barretto, Herb Ellis, Tito Puente, Lester Young, Ron Carter and others have led the group down a path of creative musical discovery.
The group was founded and is led by drummer Bill Noren and includes Tom Rosenthal on saxophone, Mark Przybylowski on bass and Alex Bryant on guitar. They perform regularly at The Stonehouse in Warren, NJ, The Liberty House in Jersey City, NJ, The Old Riverhouse in Clinton, NJ, the Jazz in The Square series in Easton, PA and the Reading Terminal in Philadelphia, PA, among other venues. They have also been invited to perform for The Seton Hall Law School, The Chubb Corporation and The Hunterdon Medical Center. Their past performances s have been noted by the Newark Star Ledger and NJ's premier jazz station WBGO, 88.3 FM. This is their first appearance at an intimate Jazz It Up Music Series event and are looking forward to making it a regular stop.
Showtime is from 7pm to 9pm. Seating for the concert experience starts at 6pm. The venue, home of the original tomato pizza pie and more, offers the perfect ambience for a relaxing evening of good food and drink, good friends and listening pleasure. A destination for sophisticated families, couples and singles to enjoy life! Dance if you must! Plenty of free parking. Feel free to BYOB. Conveniently located off of GSP Parkway Exit 135.
631 Central Avenue
Westfield, NJ 07090
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|