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Michele Thomas Quartet performing at The Chicago Firehouse Restaurant
Dec
29
7:00 PM19:00

Michele Thomas Quartet performing at The Chicago Firehouse Restaurant

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 The Michele Thomas Quartet makes their debut at the Chicago Firehouse Restaurant for an extended residency through December! This quartet performs contemporary jazz, R&B, and pop-influenced ensemble featuring the talents of singer/songwriter Michele Thomas, drummer Darren Scorza, guitarist Neal Alger, keyboardist Matt Nelson and bassist Bob Lovecchio. These long time friends and collaborators have performed together on various projects including the most recent release from Michele Thomas called “Messenger” - a collection of Stevie Wonder songs treated with new and imaginative arrangements by Thomas, Scorza and Alger. Expect the kind unapologetic and joyous grooves inspired by artists like Jon Batiste & Stay Human, thinly veiled in the jazz-funk of Herbie Hancock and fortified with the soulful lyricism of Bill Withers.

The Michele Thomas Quartet makes their debut at the Chicago Firehouse Restaurant for an extended residency through December! This quartet performs contemporary jazz, R&B, and pop-influenced ensemble featuring the talents of singer/songwriter Michele Thomas, drummer Darren Scorza, guitarist Neal Alger, keyboardist Matt Nelson and bassist Bob Lovecchio. These long time friends and collaborators have performed together on various projects including the most recent release from Michele Thomas called “Messenger” - a collection of Stevie Wonder songs treated with new and imaginative arrangements by Thomas, Scorza and Alger. Expect the kind unapologetic and joyous grooves inspired by artists like Jon Batiste & Stay Human, thinly veiled in the jazz-funk of Herbie Hancock and fortified with the soulful lyricism of Bill Withers.

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Michele Thomas performing at Bordel
Dec
27
10:30 PM22:30

Michele Thomas performing at Bordel

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Michele Thomas makes her return appearance at the critically acclaimed Bordel in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood. Michele will be featured with Bordel's house band, "Whet Dreams" headed up by Jonathan Marks.

Wednesday nights is SPEAKEASY at Bordel, a new secret music spot above the Black Bull restaurant. Conceptualized and designed by Daniel Alonso and the Bonhomme Hospitality Group (Black Bull, Celeste, Disco, Fulton Market Kitchen), Bordel is a hidden, craft cocktail bar inspired by Paris' Belle Époque and Chicago's Prohibition Era. Distinguished by eclectic interiors and a weekly theater of varieties, featuring a rotating cast of jazz musicians, burlesque performers, magicians, cabaret dancers, and more, Bordel has become one of Chicago's favorite speakeasies.

For reservations go to: http://www.bordelchicago.com/

 

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Michele Thomas Quartet performing at The Chicago Firehouse Restaurant
Dec
23
7:00 PM19:00

Michele Thomas Quartet performing at The Chicago Firehouse Restaurant

  • The Chicago Firehouse Restaurant (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
 The Michele Thomas Quartet makes their debut at the Chicago Firehouse Restaurant for an extended residency through December! This quartet performs contemporary jazz, R&B, and pop-influenced ensemble featuring the talents of singer/songwriter Michele Thomas, drummer Darren Scorza, guitarist Neal Alger, keyboardist Matt Nelson and bassist Bob Lovecchio. These long time friends and collaborators have performed together on various projects including the most recent release from Michele Thomas called “Messenger” - a collection of Stevie Wonder songs treated with new and imaginative arrangements by Thomas, Scorza and Alger. Expect the kind unapologetic and joyous grooves inspired by artists like Jon Batiste & Stay Human, thinly veiled in the jazz-funk of Herbie Hancock and fortified with the soulful lyricism of Bill Withers.

The Michele Thomas Quartet makes their debut at the Chicago Firehouse Restaurant for an extended residency through December! This quartet performs contemporary jazz, R&B, and pop-influenced ensemble featuring the talents of singer/songwriter Michele Thomas, drummer Darren Scorza, guitarist Neal Alger, keyboardist Matt Nelson and bassist Bob Lovecchio. These long time friends and collaborators have performed together on various projects including the most recent release from Michele Thomas called “Messenger” - a collection of Stevie Wonder songs treated with new and imaginative arrangements by Thomas, Scorza and Alger. Expect the kind unapologetic and joyous grooves inspired by artists like Jon Batiste & Stay Human, thinly veiled in the jazz-funk of Herbie Hancock and fortified with the soulful lyricism of Bill Withers.

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Michele Thomas Quartet performing at The Chicago Firehouse Restaurant
Dec
22
7:00 PM19:00

Michele Thomas Quartet performing at The Chicago Firehouse Restaurant

  • The Chicago Firehouse Restaurant (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
 The Michele Thomas Quartet makes their debut at the Chicago Firehouse Restaurant for an extended residency through December! This quartet performs contemporary jazz, R&B, and pop-influenced ensemble featuring the talents of singer/songwriter Michele Thomas, drummer Darren Scorza, guitarist Neal Alger, keyboardist Matt Nelson and bassist Bob Lovecchio. These long time friends and collaborators have performed together on various projects including the most recent release from Michele Thomas called “Messenger” - a collection of Stevie Wonder songs treated with new and imaginative arrangements by Thomas, Scorza and Alger. Expect the kind unapologetic and joyous grooves inspired by artists like Jon Batiste & Stay Human, thinly veiled in the jazz-funk of Herbie Hancock and fortified with the soulful lyricism of Bill Withers.

The Michele Thomas Quartet makes their debut at the Chicago Firehouse Restaurant for an extended residency through December! This quartet performs contemporary jazz, R&B, and pop-influenced ensemble featuring the talents of singer/songwriter Michele Thomas, drummer Darren Scorza, guitarist Neal Alger, keyboardist Matt Nelson and bassist Bob Lovecchio. These long time friends and collaborators have performed together on various projects including the most recent release from Michele Thomas called “Messenger” - a collection of Stevie Wonder songs treated with new and imaginative arrangements by Thomas, Scorza and Alger. Expect the kind unapologetic and joyous grooves inspired by artists like Jon Batiste & Stay Human, thinly veiled in the jazz-funk of Herbie Hancock and fortified with the soulful lyricism of Bill Withers.

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Michele Thomas Quartet performing at The Chicago Firehouse Restaurant
Dec
2
7:00 PM19:00

Michele Thomas Quartet performing at The Chicago Firehouse Restaurant

  • The Chicago Firehouse Restaurant (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
 The Michele Thomas Quartet makes their debut at the Chicago Firehouse Restaurant for an extended residency through December! This quartet performs contemporary jazz, R&B, and pop-influenced ensemble featuring the talents of singer/songwriter Michele Thomas, drummer Darren Scorza, guitarist Neal Alger, keyboardist Matt Nelson and bassist Bob Lovecchio. These long time friends and collaborators have performed together on various projects including the most recent release from Michele Thomas called “Messenger” - a collection of Stevie Wonder songs treated with new and imaginative arrangements by Thomas, Scorza and Alger. Expect the kind unapologetic and joyous grooves inspired by artists like Jon Batiste & Stay Human, thinly veiled in the jazz-funk of Herbie Hancock and fortified with the soulful lyricism of Bill Withers.

The Michele Thomas Quartet makes their debut at the Chicago Firehouse Restaurant for an extended residency through December! This quartet performs contemporary jazz, R&B, and pop-influenced ensemble featuring the talents of singer/songwriter Michele Thomas, drummer Darren Scorza, guitarist Neal Alger, keyboardist Matt Nelson and bassist Bob Lovecchio. These long time friends and collaborators have performed together on various projects including the most recent release from Michele Thomas called “Messenger” - a collection of Stevie Wonder songs treated with new and imaginative arrangements by Thomas, Scorza and Alger. Expect the kind unapologetic and joyous grooves inspired by artists like Jon Batiste & Stay Human, thinly veiled in the jazz-funk of Herbie Hancock and fortified with the soulful lyricism of Bill Withers.

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Michele Thomas and SoulMeme performing at Pete Miller's
Jan
14
7:00 PM19:00

Michele Thomas and SoulMeme performing at Pete Miller's

Her newest project, "Michele Thomas and SoulMeme", return to Pete Miller's for another appearance in January! SoulMeme is a contemporary jazz, R&B, and pop-influenced ensemble featuring the talents of singer/songwriter Michele Thomas, drummer Darren Scorza, guitarist Neal Alger, keyboardist Matt Nelson and bassist Bob Lovecchio. These long time friends and collaborators have performed together on various projects including the most recent release from Michele Thomas called “Messenger” - a collection of Stevie Wonder songs treated with new and imaginative arrangements by Thomas, Scorza and Alger. Expect the kind unapologetic and joyous grooves inspired by artists like Jon Batiste & Stay Human, thinly veiled in the jazz-funk of Herbie Hancock and fortified with the soulful lyricism of Bill Withers. 

Free Admsission

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Michele Thomas and SoulMeme performing at Pete Miller's
Jan
13
7:00 PM19:00

Michele Thomas and SoulMeme performing at Pete Miller's

Her newest project, "Michele Thomas and SoulMeme", return to Pete Miller's for another appearance in January! SoulMeme is a contemporary jazz, R&B, and pop-influenced ensemble featuring the talents of singer/songwriter Michele Thomas, drummer Darren Scorza, guitarist Neal Alger, keyboardist Matt Nelson and bassist Bob Lovecchio. These long time friends and collaborators have performed together on various projects including the most recent release from Michele Thomas called “Messenger” - a collection of Stevie Wonder songs treated with new and imaginative arrangements by Thomas, Scorza and Alger. Expect the kind unapologetic and joyous grooves inspired by artists like Jon Batiste & Stay Human, thinly veiled in the jazz-funk of Herbie Hancock and fortified with the soulful lyricism of Bill Withers. 

Free Admsission

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Michele Thomas and SoulMeme Premiere at Pete Miller's
Dec
17
7:00 PM19:00

Michele Thomas and SoulMeme Premiere at Pete Miller's

Her newest project, "Michele Thomas and SoulMeme", premiere at Pete Miller's in December! SoulMeme is a contemporary jazz-, R&B, and pop-influenced ensemble featuring the talents of singer/songwriter Michele Thomas, drummer Darren Scorza, guitarist Neal Alger, keyboardist Matt Nelson and bassist Bob Lovecchio. These long time friends and collaborators have performed together on various projects including the most recent release from Michele Thomas called “Messenger” - a collection of Stevie Wonder songs treated with new and imaginative arrangements by Thomas, Scorza and Alger. Expect the kind unapologetic and joyous grooves inspired by artists like Jon Batiste & Stay Human, thinly veiled in the jazz-funk of Herbie Hancock and fortified with the soulful lyricism of Bill Withers. 

Free Admission

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Michele Thomas and SoulMeme Premiere at Pete Miller's
Dec
16
7:00 PM19:00

Michele Thomas and SoulMeme Premiere at Pete Miller's

Her newest project, "Michele Thomas and SoulMeme", premiere at Pete Miller's in December! SoulMeme is a contemporary jazz-, R&B, and pop-influenced ensemble featuring the talents of singer/songwriter Michele Thomas, drummer Darren Scorza, guitarist Neal Alger, keyboardist Matt Nelson and bassist Bob Lovecchio. These long time friends and collaborators have performed together on various projects including the most recent release from Michele Thomas called “Messenger” - a collection of Stevie Wonder songs treated with new and imaginative arrangements by Thomas, Scorza and Alger. Expect the kind unapologetic and joyous grooves inspired by artists like Jon Batiste & Stay Human, thinly veiled in the jazz-funk of Herbie Hancock and fortified with the soulful lyricism of Bill Withers. 

Free Admission

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Michele Thomas performing at Bordel - SPEAKEASY Jazz Wednesdays
Oct
12
9:45 PM21:45

Michele Thomas performing at Bordel - SPEAKEASY Jazz Wednesdays

  • Bordel (above Black Bull Restaurant) (map)
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Michele Thomas makes her return appearance at the critically acclaimed Bordel in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood. Michele will be featured with Bordel's house band, "Whet Dreams" headed up by drummer Jonathan Marks.

Wednesday nights is SPEAKEASY at Bordel, a new secret music spot above the Black Bull restaurant. "The tucked-away bar above Black Bull is home to old school cocktails and some awesome flamenco music." ~ Carrie Schedler, Chicago Magazine

Free Admission (but reservations are strongly suggested - just go to: http://www.bordelchicago.com)

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