Jazz and Wine Tastings – June 11

May 9, 2011

Local Wineries Host Local Jazz

Once again this year two downtown wineries are hosting free Jazz and Wine tastings, offering visitors to the Healdsburg Plaza a chance to sample both the music and the varietals of the area — while waiting for Saturday Night at the Raven to begin!

Topel-LogoTopel Tasting Room (433-4116)
Saturday, June 11 | 3 – 5pm
125 Matheson St.

CHRIS AMBERGER QUARTET

  • Chris Amberger | Acoustic Bass
  • Francis Vanek | Sax
  • Aaron Garner | Piano
  • Kevin Fitzsimmons | Drums

Mark and Donnis Topel craft exquisite, artisan wines that have won medals at prestigious wine competitions and praise from the nation’s best-known wine critics. Visit their tasting room just off Healdsburg Plaza, and enjoy melodic jazz as you sniff, swirl, and sip. The afternoon concert will feature a mix of jazz standards and not-so-standard arrangements of music from the Great American Songbook.  Visit topelwines.com.

FC-SeasonsBar-smFerrari Carano’s
Seasons of the Vineyard
(431-2222)
Saturday, June 114 – 6 pm
113 Plaza St.

RICARDO PEIXOTO QUARTET

  • Ricardo Peixoto | Guitar
  • Carlos Olivera | Guitar
  • Harvey Wainapel | Reeds
  • Alex Calatayud | Percussion

Don’t miss this festive afternoon of Brazilian music mixed with jazz from the Ricardo Peixoto Quartet. This outstanding group of two guitars, reeds, and percussion will get you moving with the rhythms of Brazil, including the samba, bossa nova, and choro. Join us at Seasons of the Vineyard for a taste of your favorite Ferrari-Carano wines paired with small bites. Visit seasonsofthevineyard.com.

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