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Garmany Music Series: John Brighenti and Friends

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Sunday, February 5 2:00 PM Main Library Jazz pianist John Brighenti is back by popular demand, with his friends in tow! John is a seasoned performer, having played with numerous orchestras, lounge groups, jazz ensembles and vocalists throughout the country, including the revived Glenn Miller Orchestra. John Brighenti is a native of Connecticut born in […]

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Garmany Music Series: Swinging on a Sunday Afternoon with John Brighenti and Friends

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On Sunday, January 11, the Farmington Libraries welcome back John Brighenti, pianist, for an afternoon of swinging hits from the Great American Songbook. Joining him will be Tom Devino on drums, Lou Bocciarelli on bass, and Rob Zappulla on vocals. This event will take place at 2:15 p.m. at the Main Library at 6 Monteith […]

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Garmany Music Series: Peggy Lee Tribute — RESCHEDULED!

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THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER PREDICTED FOR THE ORIGINAL DATE. IT IS NOW SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 20, AT 1:15 PM. John Brighenti, pianist, and Erin O’ Luanaigh, vocalist, the Take Two Jazz Duo, will perform a tribute to Peggy Lee. This event will take place at 1:15 p.m. at the […]

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A “De-Lovely” Tribute to Cole Porter at the Main Library

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On Wednesday, November 13, the Farmington Main Library held its latest concert in the Richard P. Garmany Music Series: A Tribute to Cole Porter with jazz pianist John Brighenti and vocalist Gail Lumpkin. Nearly 100 people came out to listen to this selection of songs from the Great American Songbook, and based on the reactions […]

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Garmany Music Series: Cole Porter Tribute

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On Wednesday, November 13, the Farmington Libraries will host John Brighenti, pianist, and Gail Lumpkin, vocalist, for a tribute to Cole Porter. This event will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the main library at 6 Monteith Drive. John Brighenti graduated from the Hartt School of Music and went on to study privately with Ray […]

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