Shows 2020-08-20T15:40:38-04:00

Upcoming 2020 Shows

Past 2020 Shows

Aug 15 (Sat) Not Cancelled The Nextet plays for the Sunset Jazz Series outdoors at the Hopkinton Center for the Arts. Bring a blanket and a picnic and enjoy some groovin’ sounds as the sun goes down over Hopkinton. Free and open the public. Great way to spend a summer evening! Rain or shine: event will move to live stream in case of rain. Nate on piano, Pedro Verdugo on bass, Doug Sondak on sax and flute, Kenji Kikuchi on sax and flute, Ken Ormes on guitar, Barry Lit on drums. 98 Hayden Rowe St. Hopkinton MA Here’s a video of the show!
Aug 14 (Fri) Cancelled The Nate Aronow Nextet at Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7:30-8:30pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Doug Sondak: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Pedro Verdugo: Bass, Barry Lit: Drums.
July 10 (Fri) Cancelled The Nate Aronow Nextet at Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7:30-8:30pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Doug Sondak: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Pedro Verdugo: Bass, Barry Lit: Drums.
June 12 (Fri) Cancelled The Nate Aronow Nextet at Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7:30-8:30pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Doug Sondak: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Pedro Verdugo: Bass, Barry Lit: Drums.
June 6 (Sat) Cancelled The Eclectics play for the folks in the Auburndale hood at the Newton Porch Fest 4pm!
May 8 (Fri) Cancelled The Nate Aronow Nextet at Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7:30-8:30pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Kenji Kikuchi: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: Bass, David Mann: Drums.
Apr 10 (Fri) Cancelled The Nate Aronow Nextet at Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7:30-8:30pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Kenji Kikuchi: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: Bass, David Mann: Drums.
Apr 4 (Sat) Cancelled The Nate Aronow Nextet plays for the first time at The Java Room: espresso · music · wine bar
ginger ale plaza 14 littleton road chelmsford, massachusetts 978.256.0001
Warm and friendly room: one of the premier Jazz rooms north of Boston!
Music 8:00 – 10:00pm, no cover. Nate: piano, Doug Sondak: sax and flute, Reed Butler: bass, Ken Ormes: guitar, David Mann: drums
Mar 29 (Sun) Cancelled The Nextet continues it’s spring library tour at the Newton Free Library on Homer St. in Newton Centre. Nice sounding hall, beautiful piano, too! The Nextet will play a set of original contemporary jazz, rooted in many of the jazz greats from the 60’s to the present, like Wayne Shorter, Freddie Hubbard and Herbie Hancock. Nate Aronow: piano, Doug Sondak: Saxophone and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: bass, Davod Mann: Drums. Concert 2 to 3 pm. Free!
Mar 22 (Sun) Cancelled The Nextet plays a free concert at the Acton Memorial Library on Sunday afternoon, March 22. A beautiful early spring day for some nice jazz music! With Nate Aronow on piano, Doug Sondak on sax and flute, Reed Butler on bass, Ken Ormes on Guitar and David Mann on drums.
Mar 13 (Fri) Cancelled The Nate Aronow Nextet at Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7:30-8:30pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Kenji Kikuchi: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: Bass, David Mann: Drums.
Mar 6 (Fri) The Eclectics, the band that plays “Real Music for Fake Times” returns to the roomy and friendly Dedham Square Coffeehouse. No cover, and food, wine and beer is available. Join us for original pop, jazz, R&B and Latin grooves. Will Brown: lead vocals, Nate Aronow: vocals and keys, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: bass, Barry Lit: drums. Two sets: 7:30-9:30PM. 565 High St Dedham, MA 02026 (781) 326-5674
Feb 14 (Fri) The Nate Aronow Nextet again rocked out at Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7:30-8:30pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Doug Sondak: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: Bass, David Mann: Drums.
Jan 10 (Fri) The Nate Aronow Nextet rocked out at Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7:30-8:30pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Doug Sondak: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: Bass, David Mann: Drums. No cover, inexpensive bar, and free edibles!

2019 Shows

Dec 31 (Tue) The Nextet Duo plays jazz at a New Years Cocktail party in Westwood, MA. Ken Ormes on guitar and Nate on piano!
Dec 15 (Sun) The Nextet Trio plays jazz and R&B grooves at a private Holiday Party for the Atelier 505 Condominiums in downtown Boston.
Dec 13 (Fri) The Nate Aronow Nextet returns to Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7:30-8:30pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Doug Sondak: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: Bass, David Mann: Drums. No cover, inexpensive bar, and free edibles!
Nov 23 (Sat) The Eclectics, the band that plays “Real Music for Fake Times” returns to the roomy and friendly Dedham Square Coffeehouse. No cover, and food, wine and beer is available. Join us for original pop, jazz, R&B and Latin grooves. Will Brown: lead vocals, Nate Aronow: vocals and keys, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: bass, Brendan Byrnes: drums. Two sets: 7:30-9:30PM. 565 High St Dedham, MA 02026 (781) 326-5674
Nov 9 (Sat) The versatile Nate Aronow Nextet plays at Ray’s joyful B’Mitzvah, at Temple Shir Tikvah Winchester, MA. Nate on Keys, Stan Johnson: Trumpet, Tal Shalom-Kobi: bass, Barry Lit: Drums.
Nov 8 (Fri) The Nate Aronow Nextet returns to Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7-8pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Doug Sondak: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: Bass, David Mann: Drums. No cover, inexpensive bar, and free edibles!
Oct 11 (Fri) The Nate Aronow Nextet returns to Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7-8pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Doug Sondak: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: Bass, David Mann: Drums. No cover, inexpensive bar, and free edibles!
Sep 22 (Sun) The Eclectics headline at Newtonville Village Day! Outdoors on Walnut St. Free and open to the public. Four opening acts, then the Eclectics rock from 3:30 to 4:30.
Sep 14 (Sat) The Eclectics Play the Roslindale Porch Festival. 1:30-2:30 PM at 157 Orange St. Lucy’s House! Free and open to the public. Hope to see you there!
Sep 13 (Fri) The Nate Aronow Nextet returns to Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7-8pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Doug Sondak: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: Bass, David Mann: Drums. No cover, inexpensive bar, and free edibles!
Sep 8 (Sun) Join the Eclectics outdoors at Newton City Hall, 1000 Commonwealth Ave., Newton Center as they play for a bike rally at the end of Tour de Newton. Free and open to the public, and if you want to register for Tour de Newton, do so here. The Tam Trio will open-up at 10:15am, and Eclectics will play at 11:00am. Should be a lot of fun! The Eclectics is the only band that does “Bikin’ the Bike“!
Aug 18 (Sun) The Eclectics, the band that plays “Real Music for Fake Times” plays a private party in Randolph, MA!
Aug 10 (Sat) The Eclectics, the band that plays “Real Music for Fake Times” debuts at the roomy and friendly Dedham Square Coffeehouse. No cover, and food, wine and beer is available. Take a break from the summer heat, and join us for original pop, jazz, R&B and Latin grooves. Will Brown: lead vocals, Nate Aronow: vocals and keys, Ken Ormes: guitar, John Schulman: bass, Barry Lit: drums. Two sets: 7:30-9:30PM. 565 High St Dedham, MA 02026 (781) 326-5674
Aug 9 (Fri) The Nate Aronow Nextet returns to Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7-8pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Doug Sondak: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: Bass, David Mann: Drums. No cover, inexpensive bar, and free edibles!
Aug 3 (Sat) 7-8:30 Nextet plays at the Hopkinton Sunset series at Hopkinton Center for the Arts 98 Hayden Rowe St. Hopkinton, MA 01748
June 28 (Fri) The Nate Aronow Nextet returns to Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the POSTUnderground The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7-8pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Doug Sondak: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Reed Butler: Bass, David Mann: Drums. No cover, inexpensive bar, and free edibles!
June 1 (Sat)  The Eclectics play for the crowds at the 2nd Annual Newton Porch Fest in Auburndale, MA
May 25 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Dynamic Nextet Duo perform at a fund-raiser for the New Birth Evangelical Baptist Church in Randolph, MA. Private event.
April 26 (Fri)   The Nate Aronow Nextet plays it’s first date at Brookline’s hot new jazz hang, the  POSTUnderground Original jazz, latin and eclectic grooves. The Nextet plays “Set One” from 7-8pm, opening for Standards by Starlight who play until 11pm. 386 Washington St. Brookline. Nate on Keys, Doug Sondak: Sax and flute, Ken Ormes: guitar, Jeff Jones: Bass, Kevin Higgins: Drums. No cover, inexpensive bar, and free edibles!
February 23 (Sat) The Nate Aronow Nextet trio plays in the Greenhouse for plants and people at Weston Nurseries 93 East Main St., Hopkinton, MA Tel: 508-435-3414 from 9:30am to 12:30pm. Come enjoy the botanicals, the music and a hot cup of coffee! Nate on piano, Greg Maniero on bass and Ken Ormes on guitar.

2018 Shows

November 18 (Fri) Nextet booked at the Newton Library
Great show as the Nate Aronow Nextet performs at 2pm at the Newton Main Library on Homer St. in Newton Center. The Nextet will play many of their most popular original compositions in the contemporary jazz style, as written and arranged by Nate Aronow, and a few “not-so-standards” by such jazz greats as Hank Mobley and Freddie Hubbard. Free and open to the public!
Nathan Aronow piano and compositions
Robert McCloskey Tenor Saxophone
Ken Ormes Guitar
Greg Maniero Double Bass
Armond Cohen Drums
August 24 (Fri) Nate plays with FreeFall at the Squantum Yacht Club
Nate sits in with the cookin’ FreeFall jazz band led by Jack Morash, overlooking beautiful Quincy Bay!
August 18 (Sat) Wedding Reception at the Dennis Inn on Cape Cod
Private event at the Dennis Inn, Dennis MA.
July 28 (Sat) Nextet plays Sunset Jazz in Hopkinton
The Nextet continues it’s summer tour in Hopkinton. Bring a blanket and a picnic and enjoy some groovin’ sounds as the sun goes down over Hopkinton. Free and open to the public. A great way to spend a summer evening! Rain or shine: event will move indoors in case of rain. Nate on piano, Dave McQ on bass, Doug Sondak on sax and flute, Tom Cox on guitar, Brendan Byrnes on drums. 98 Hayden Rowe St. Hopkinton MA
July 1 (Sun) Nextet play at the Hopkinton Farmer’s Market
The Nextet plays jazz for farmers, their customers and some great vegetables at the Hopkinton Farmer’s Market on the Hopkinton Common from 1:30-4:30pm Sunday July 1. Great music and good eating, too. Open to the public and free!
June 2 (Sat) The Eclectics play Newton’s 1st Porch Fest
Rogue elements of the legendary Nate Aronow Nextet join forces with the Mike Swinchoski’s secret “Synthesis” project to form the Eclectics.
Mike on vocals and attitude, Nate on vocals and keys, and Thom Cox on guitars. Free and open to the public!
May 24 (Thu) The Nextet: Last show at Ryles Jazz Club!
212 Hampshire St. Inman Sq. Cambridge 8-11pm
Full Six-piece band at Boston’s best Local jazz club! $10 Cover
May 13 (Sun) The Nate n’ Dave Duo at Generations
Mother’s Day Gala for the New Birth Evangelical Baptist Church
Avon, MA
May 5 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu. No Cover!
Apr 8 (Sun) Nate Aronow Nextet at the Acton Library
486 Main St. Acton MA
3-4:30 Free and open to the public
Apr 7 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu. No Cover!
Mar 10 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu. No Cover!
Feb 15 (Thu) The Nextet at Ryles Jazz Club!
212 Hampshire St. Inman Sq. Cambridge 8-11pm
Full Six-piece band at Boston’s best Local jazz club! $10 Cover
Jan 11 (Thu) The Nextet at Ryles Jazz Club!
212 Hampshire St. Inman Sq. Cambridge 8-11pm
Full Six-piece band at Boston’s best Local jazz club! $10 Cover
Jan 6 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu. No Cover!

2017 Shows

Dec 30 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
 
Dec 10th (Sun) Nextet Trio plays a HOLIDAY PARTY at the Atelier 505 Condominium Boston MA
 
Dec 2 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
 
Nov 11 (Sat) Nextet plays a Bar Mitzvah at Shir Tikva, Winchester MA
 
Nov 4 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
 
Oct 7 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
 
Oct  4 (Wed) The Nate & Steve Duo entertains the ladies of the Women’s
Club of Newton Highlands, Newton MA
 
Sept 24 (Sun) Nextet plays the Newtonville Fair and Jazz Fest
Walnut St. Newtonville MA 2pm Free and total fun!
 
Sept 16 (Sat) Nextet plays at Rozzie PorchFest
Frank and Judy’s 23 Hawthorne St. Roslindale
1:30-2:30 Free for all!  On the bill with TickleJuice
 
Sept 16 (Sat) Bar Mitzvah Reception @ Temple Emmanuel
Newton MA
 
Sept 9 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
 
Aug 12 (Sat) Nextet outdoor concert: Sunset Jazz Series 7-8:30pm
At Hopkinton Center for the Arts 98 Hayden Rowe St. Free!
Rain or Shine. Bring a picnic and enjoy the music!
 
Jul 29 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
 
  Jul 8 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
 
Jun 27 (Tue) Nextet Trio plays for  the MITEF Poland Demo Day Reception
MIT Enterprise Forum MIT Campus Cambridge MA
 
Jun 19 (Mon) Nextet Trio plays for  the MITEF Thailand Demo Day Reception
MIT Enterprise Forum MIT Campus Cambridge MA
 
Jun 11 (Sun) Jazz Concert outdoors on the Hopkinton Common 1:30-4:30
Hopkinton Farmers Market Nextet Quartet Live!
 
Jun 11 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
 
May 6 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
 
Apr 29 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
 
Apr 21 (Fri) Nextet Trio plays for the East End House for the Cooking for a Cause fundraising event
 
Apr 1 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
Mar 26 (Sun)The EclecticsThe Vanishing Circus Tour
The Nate Aronow Nextet melds with Synthesis!
Brand new music at the LilyPad Doors 5:30 Show 6:00pm
Advance tickets $10 at: Brown Paper Tickets
1353 Cambridge St Inman Sq.  $10 cover at the door
Mar 25 (Sat) Nextet Duo: Nate n’ Dave in the BackRoom at the Burren  
247 Elm St. Somerville MA (617) 776-6896
10am-2:00pm Full Irish Brunch Menu — No Cover!
 
 Mar 11 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
 
Feb 25 (Sat) Nate on solo Piano 10am-2pm Brunch at the Burren 
247 Elm St. Somerville MA (617) 776-6896
 
Feb 18 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!
 Jan 7 (Sat) The Nate n’ Dave Fantastic Duo at the Middle East Corner
480 Mass Ave Central Sq. Cambridge
1-3pm Full Brunch Menu from the Zuzu.  No Cover!