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Upcoming Concerts
         There's nothing like hearing Bob & Jerry (and Kara) live! Here's where they are playing in the near future. Be sure to join them for all the great music and good times.

Sunday, February 23, 2020, 3:00 pm
Calypso Carnival Jazz Birthday Extravaganza, Northampton, MA
You don't want to miss this party of a concert! Of course, there will be fabulous traditional jazz. We'll also celebrate Trinidad's annual Carnival celebration (which begins on February 24 this year), and Jerry will join forces with Ellen Redman to offer American composer M. Lewis Spratlan an 80th birthday gift--a performance of Piccolosophy, a work he wrote for piano and piccolo in 2005. Come for the music and stay for the cake!

   Concert location:
   Sweeney Concert Hall
   Sage Hall
   Smith College
   Northampton, MA 01063

   Web: https://www.smith.edu/about-smith/performing-arts/performance-calendar
   FREE and open to the public!

Sunday, August 9, 2020, 4:00 pm
 The Bob Sparkman Trio @ Sevenars Academy, Worthington, MA
 
The Bob Sparkman Trio will lead you on a swingin' jazz journey, visiting many of the nostalgic destinations in the American Songbook. Tunes like "Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans," "Stars Fell On Alabama," "Can't Get Indiana Off My Mind," "Moonlight in Vermont," and "Basin Street Blues" are only a few of the stops on this magnificent musical meander. With Bob on clarinet, Jerry on piano, and Kara on bass, your tour is in good hands. Bon Voyage!

   Concert location:
   Sevenars Concert Series
   Sevenars Academy
   15 Ireland St.
   Worthington, MA 01098

   Web: www.sevenars.org
   Suggested donation: $20

Sunday, September 13, 2020, 2:00 pm
 The Bob Sparkman Trio @ Historic North Hall, Huntington, MA
 
The popular Bob Sparkman Trio will once again play cool blues, jazz, and swing at the Historic North Hall. With Bob Sparkman on clarinet, Jerry Noble on piano and Kara Noble on electric bass, the trio will bring the audience on their improvisatory journey through traditional jazz and the American Songbook. The trio's jazz performances always include Fats Waller classics such as "Lulu's Back in Town" and Hoagy Carmichael's masterpieces like "Stardust".

   Concert location:
   Historic North Hall
   40 Searle Rd.
   Huntington, MA 01050

   Web: http://northhallhuntington.org
   Tickets: $10 at the door, students free. Air conditioned and wheel-chair accessible