BOND Restaurant | Lounge, located in The Langham Hotel in downtown Boston, is a longtime Where To Eat favorite for many reasons. The afternoon tea is quaint, classy and delectable, while the gourmet dinner menu is full of globally inspired selections. The nightlife at BOND is also a force to be reckoned with and a go to for locals and traveling guests alike.
Every Wednesday this fall, from 7pm - 10pm, BOND features a different Boston-based jazz artist, blending the sounds of both classic and modern styles. Whether you are a die hard jazz fan, or just a lover of great music, be sure to pay a visit to this glamorous, yet sophisticated hot spot on Wednesday nights this fall.
Here is the lineup for September-October:
September 7, 2011 • Tamara Usatova
Vocalist Tamara Usatova combines her love for the great soul, jazz and R&B singers in her music with influences from Etta James, Aretha Franklin and Billie Holiday to Anita Baker, Whitney Houston and Chaka Khan to name a few.
September 14, 2011 • Andrew Halchak
A 2010 graduate of Berklee College of Music, saxophonist Andrew Halchak has played stages throughout the U.S. and Europe. Currently, he’s pursuing his Master of Music degree at The New England Conservatory.
September 21, 2011 • Felix Peikli
Born in Norway, clarinetist Felix Peikli found his way into music through the local Marching Band at the age of 8. Currently a Berklee College of Music student, Felix is a part of the newly founded honors-program Berklee Global Jazz Institute.
September 28, 2011 • Ten Tumbao
A funky and soulful Afro-Latin-Caribbean band that mixes spicy rhythms with vocal harmonies, captivating melodies, and a touch of jazz!
October 5, 2011 • Sharik Hasan
A pianist and composer, Sharik has studied at the most prestigious music schools across the globe, including London’s Royal School of Music in London, Paris’ Bill Evans Piano School, and Boston’s Berklee School of Music.
October 12, 2011 • Lance Houston
Trumpeter Lance Houston and his talented jazz quartet produce magical and imaginative interpretations of jazz standards. Having studied jazz with Jeff Stout, Bill Lowe, Lin Biviano and many others, his influences include Miles Davis, Freddie Hubbard, Wynton Marsalis and Terence Blanchard.
October 19, 2011 • Ameranouche
Ameranouche (pronounced uh-MARE-uh-noosh) features two French acoustic Gypsy jazz guitars and an upright bass. The group tours nationally, year-round, and has released two albums, largely of original music inspired by legendary Gypsy guitarist, Django Reinhardt.
October 26, 2011 • Samantha Farrell
This singer and song-writer guitarist translates her soul and jazz/R&B influences into a unique style all her own.