Jim Royale’s Caribbean Connection
November 30 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Jim Royle’s name has become synonymous with jazz in the New England club circuit and his articulate playing is documented on several CDs, including Storm Before the Calm on the Sea Breeze Jazz label (2000), as well as the more recent Jazz By Coogan, showcasing Jim’s small-group talents. Jim is the drummer for the prestigious New England Jazz Ensemble big band, which is the combined product of Walt Gwardyak (pianist of the famous Buddy Rich Band). Jim’s latest CD with the John Judd Jazz Trio. Jim was added to Western CT State University summer faculty in 2006 to present, were he was in residence to present a week long steel drum workshop. Jim Royle was also added to the prestigious faculty roster for KoSA Percussion Workshop 2007 to present in Vermont, and Montreal.
Sets at 7:30pm and 8:45pm $15 cover.
Reservations strongly suggested. JazzatThePost@gmail.com or call Stephanie at 475-298-5079. Featuring a new hot menu from
Chef Derek Furino
dinner from 6:30PM
VFW Post 399, 465 Riverside Ave, Westport CT 06880