Amanda Ruzza Group at Blue Note New York

Where

Blue Note New York
131 West Third Street
New York, NY
212-475-8592

Tickets

$10

About

Amanda Ruzza Group Live at the Blue Note's Late Night Groove Series.

Amanda Ruzza is an electric bass player and composer based in New York City.  Born in São Paulo, Brazil, Ruzza developed an eclectic musical ear at an early age. By age 13, she was already gigging professionally. While in Brazil, she worked with distinguished Brazilian producers and arrangers, including Grammy Award-winner Moogie Canazio, Maestro Jobam and Sony Music Japan's Osny Mello.  Currently, she performs with groups in a variety of styles, such as Global Noize, Jill Sobule, and Chris Stover’s Caetano Veloso Project, as well as with her own band, the Amanda Ruzza Group – Amanda’s multicultural background has influenced her passion for composing music that incorporates elements of funk, jazz and South American rhythms, which can be heard on her debut album This Is What Happened....
read more


Amanda Ruzza added this event on November 23, 2012 | 405 views

CD/LP/Track Review
Live Reviews
CD/LP/Track Review
Read more articles
Glasses, No Glasses
Glasses, No Glasses
Self Produced
2014
buy
This Is What Happened
This Is What Happened
Pimienta Records
2012
buy
Birdland - venue logo Featured Venue

Birdland

Address

315 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036
ph. 212-581-3080

Ever since most of Chicago’s top musicians moved to New York in the mid-to-late 1920s, New York City has been the Jazz Mecca. Nearly every major jazz style of the past seventy years has been initiated in the Big Apple.

It was Charlie Parker, familiarly known to his fans and fellow musicians as “Bird,” a contraction of Yardbird, his formal nickname, who was the dynamic creative personality and genius of the alto saxophone who served as the inspiration for Birdland.

When the original Birdland opened sixty years ago in December, 1949, Charlie Parker was the headliner and the club was located on Broadway, a block west of the 52nd Street scene, which was a hotbed of jazz in the 1930s and 40s.

read more


Date Event Venue Time Tickets
Jun28Tue Ravi Coltrane Birdland
New York, NY
8:30 pm
Aug30Tue Dr. Dubious And The Agnostics Foundation Park
Westfield, NJ
7:00 PM
Jul1Fri Ravi Coltrane Birdland
New York, NY
11:00 pm
Jun28Tue Ravi Coltrane Birdland
New York, NY
11:00 pm
Jun22Wed Kendra Shank Jazz at Kitano New York
New York, NY
8:00 pm
Jul2Sat Ravi Coltrane Birdland
New York, NY
11:00 pm
Jun30Thu Ravi Coltrane Birdland
New York, NY
11:00 pm
Date Event Venue Time Tickets
May26Thu Yelena Eckemoff Birdland
New York, NY
6:00 PM
$25
Jun22Wed Kendra Shank Jazz at Kitano New York
New York, NY
8:00 pm
Jun9Thu Gregory Porter Mayo Center for the Performing...
Morristown, NJ
8:00 PM
$29 - 59
May15Sun Arturo O'farrill Afro Latin Jazz... Birdland
New York, NY
9:00 PM
$30.00
May29Sun Arturo O'farrill Afro Latin Jazz... Birdland
New York, NY
9:00 PM
$30.00
May11Wed Polly Ferman's Glamourtango The Cutting Room
New York, NY
7:00 PM
$25.00
May7Sat Samia The Cutting Room
New York, NY
7:30 PM
$15 Advance - 20 Doors
Date Event Venue Time Tickets
May7Sat Boncella Lewis @ Bsj Mother's... BrownstoneJAZZ at Sankofa ABAN...
Brooklyn, NY
9:00 PM
$40
May6Fri Boncella Lewis @ Bsj Mother's... BrownstoneJAZZ at Sankofa ABAN...
Brooklyn, NY
9:00 PM
$40.00
May6Fri Mauricio De Souza Trio Moonstruck Restaurant & Cocktail...
Asbury Park, NJ
6:00 PM
Jun3Fri Azar Lawrence Jazz Standard
New York, NY
7:30 pm
Jun3Fri Azar Lawrence Jazz Standard
New York, NY
9:30 pm
Jun4Sat Azar Lawrence Jazz Standard
New York, NY
9:30 pm
Jun2Thu Azar Lawrence Jazz Standard
New York, NY
7:30 pm
Date Event Venue Time Tickets
May5Thu Marianne Solivan Quintet w/special... Smoke Jazz & Supper Club
New York, NY
7:00 PM
May5Thu Marianne Solivan Quintet w/special... Smoke Jazz & Supper Club
New York, NY
9:00 PM
May5Thu Marianne Solivan Quintet w/special... Smoke Jazz & Supper Club
New York, NY
10:30 PM
May5Thu Nickel & Dime OPS "Jazz... Smoke Jazz & Supper Club
New York, NY
11:30 PM
May5Thu Cinco De Mayo Celebration W/ La... Subrosa
New York, NY
8:00 PM
May5Thu Gene Bertoncini And Josh Marcum Ryan's Daughter
New York, NY
8:30 PM
May6Fri Mike DiRubbo The Player's Club
New York, NY
7:00 pm

Support All About Jazz's Future

We need your help and we have a deal. Contribute $20 and we'll hide the six Google banner ads that appear on every page for a full year!

Fund All About Jazz's Future