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Grammy-Nominated Pianist Monty Alexander and Trumpeter Dominick Farinacci to Celebrate International Jazz Day with Live-Streamed Concert

MONTY ALEXANDER AND DOMINICK FARINACCI

“(Monty is) an outrageously good time.” –  The Wall Street Journal “(Dominick) is 360 degrees!” – Quincy Jones Cleveland, OH – Songbook Watch Party announced today a new live-stream concert presented on International Jazz Day, Friday, April 30, 2021. This concert will be broadcast from the Gill and Tommy LiPuma Center for Creative Arts, and […]

Trumpeter Dominick Farinacci & Vocalist Tony DeSare Star in Sinatra: A Closer Look, a Live-Streamed Concert

Sinatra: A Closer Loog with Dominick Farinacci

Internationally acclaimed jazz composer and trumpeter Dominick Farinacci and jazz vocalist Tony DeSare explore the classic hits and uncommon songs of Frank Sinatra “ …two parts young Sinatra to one part Billy Joel…” – New York Times “(Dominick) is 360 degrees!” – Quincy Jones CLEVELAND, OH – Dominick Farinacci invites you to take a fresh […]

Due to Extreme Weather Conditions Veronica Swift Will Not Be Appearing in Love Notes on Valentine’s Day

Dominick Farinacci invites you to join him this Valentine’s Day, as he presents a new live-streamed concert, Love Notes. This one-night-only concert, broadcast from the Gill and Tommy LiPuma Center for Creative Arts and presented in partnership with Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland, will celebrate the music of love, friendship, and admiration.

Due to an unprecedented ice storm in the Virginia area where Veronica lives, unfortunately flights this weekend have been canceled and delayed, and she will not be able to get to Cleveland in time for tomorrow’s show. While we are still moving forward with the performance (myself, vocalist Evelyn Wright and the trio, our tech crew, […]

Cleveland Jazz Orchestra Little Big Band Livestream Featuring Jamey Haddad And Dominick Farinacci at BOP STOP

Cleveland Jazz Orchestra Livestream: The Blues and the Self-Evident Truth

Program: “Exploration, Travels, and Romance” When: Feb 13, 2021, 8:00pm – 9:15pm Where: BOP STOP The Cleveland Jazz Orchestra’s Little Big Band returns to BOP STOP to present a new program entitled “Exploration, Travels, and Romance” which features Dominick Farinacci on trumpet and Jamey Haddad on percussion. Featuring: Brad Wagner – Alto Saxophone Chris Burge […]

Masterclass with Vocalist Veronica Swift

Veronica Swift photo

Join us for a master class with NYC jazz vocalist Veronica Swift. Internationally acclaimed trumpeter and Tri-C JazzFest Academy director Dominick Farinacci, will interview up-and-coming New York City jazz vocalist Veronica Swift during this virtual master class. Student performances will also be adjudicated in this virtual environment.The class is free and will take place at […]

Valentine Concert LOVE NOTES starring Trumpeter Dominick Farinacci & Vocalist Veronica Swift

Dominick Farinacci invites you to join him this Valentine’s Day, as he presents a new live-streamed concert, Love Notes. This one-night-only concert, broadcast from the Gill and Tommy LiPuma Center for Creative Arts and presented in partnership with Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland, will celebrate the music of love, friendship, and admiration.

Valentine Concert LOVE NOTES starring Trumpeter Dominick Farinacci & Vocalist Veronica Swift Internationally acclaimed jazz composer and trumpeter Dominick Farinacci invites us to celebrate togetherness, as we remain apart. “…(Veronica’s) command and improbably mature delivery have made her a cause célèbre among fans of traditional jazz.” – New York Times “(Dominick) is 360 degrees!” – […]