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Jazz and Blues Evening with Noe Socha and Friends

Saturday, March 12, 2016, at 7:00pm

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Join us for jazz and blues evening - performance by Noe Socha (guitar and harmonica), Eric Finland (piano) and Noel Simone Wippler (voice). 

Tickets: $20 General Admission, $15 Students/Seniors/KF Members, 

or by calling (212) 734-2130. Limited seats available.

Big thanks to Cafe Riviera and Kiszka - Meat Market for sponsoring delicious reception after the concert.

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Noe Socha: "I'm very excited and honored to perform at the Kosciuszko Foundation concert on March 12th. I was born in Italy, but my dad is Polish, and I visited Poland a couple of times. I've spent some time listening to Breakout and my dad has translated some of their songs. When I play I like to improvise music on the spot and interact with the audience. I did that when I performed for the Polish community in Greenpoint in 2013, and we all had a great time. During the event I'd like to showcase some of my original music and my talented friends that are sharing the stage with me. We'll be playing some blues, jazz, and a couple of popular classics. Eric and I have been really close friends since college. I heard Noel for the first time at a jam, The Sweethearts Jam Slam, at Swing 46, and I was really impressed with her vocal range and her personality on stage." Noe's bio>

"…Noe Socha, a graduating student from Italy, blew away the crowd with his virtuoso soloing on steel guitar and harmonica during Fred Rose's 'Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain,' which Nelson made his own on his classic album Red Headed Stranger. …"

Noël Simoné Wippler
Vocalist (jazz, soul, blues, funk,top 40, rock)

Eric Finland began lessons at the age of 4 and went on to study jazz performance at Berklee College of Music after receiving The World Tour Scholarship. Eric has had the honor to play with such notable artists as Michael McDonald, Paul Shaffer, Nona Hendryx, Vernon Reid, George Clinton, Lenny Stallworth(RH Factor), Scott Sharrard(Greg Allman) and many others. He has toured extensively with Dan Akroyd's Blues Brothers under the direction of Paul Shaffer, and recently wrapped up a world tour with 3 time Grammy winner Joe Louis Walker. He is endorsed by Nord Keyboards.

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