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MVJS Windup Wednesday Open Jazz Jam
January 17 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Come on out and join us for the MVJS Open Jazz Jam! This will be a monthly Jazz Jam that will take Place on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at the Jazz Historic Tiny’s Grill.
Come early for dinner, & stay for the music! Tiny’s has a great menu and full bar! 🙂
Tiny’s Grill is the home of Jazz Music here in the Utica area. Tiny’s opened in 1931 and was relocated to Utica in the late 50’s early 60’s. In 1990 Joanne Gerace took over and Sal Amico (Jazz Trumpetist) started hosting Jazz music on tuesday Nights. They invited local musicians from all over New York from Albany to Buffalo and even had some down state musicians come up from time to time! Sals Band consisted of.. Sal on Flugal Horn, Junior Montise on Sax, Rick Montabala Sr. on keys, Jimmy John on Drums and percussion. They have hosted world famous Jazz Artists like; Maynard Freguson, Delores Mancuso, along with locals; Joe Magnarelli, Sal Alberio Jr. & Johnny Piasa.