Jazz Brunch with Nancy Donnelly Quartet

Date(s) - Sun, Sep 18, 2022
11:00 am-2:00 pm

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Bearsville Theater


azz Brunch at Bearsville Theater 

Nancy Donnelly Quartet

Doors 11am    Music 12 – 2PM


  • Live Jazz Music
  • A Delicious Jazz Brunch and Fresh Cocktails

We do ask for a small cover charge. Too often, local musicians are paid poorly (or not at all and expected to work for tips). We are leading the fight to pay for musicians a decent amount for their contribution. Respect our Musicians and Keep Music Alive!

Advance Tickets: $10 – $25 /  Day of Show: $15 – $30

Nancy Donnelly Quartet

“Nancy Donnelly (Vocals) is an exciting singer whose voice is nestled nicely somewhere in between jazz and soul, a rich, warm and powerful sound”.  Peter Eldridge (New York Voices). Nancy’s ability to blend a spectrum of musical styles is attributed to her wide array of musical influences and experiences and had the opportunity to work with several Blues and R&B groups. Nancy realized her true passion for jazz when she performed with saxophonist Igor Butman and has played in many of the famous jazz clubs, such as The Village Gate, Iridium, Birdland and the 55 Bar. Nancy’s critically acclaimed debut CD features Peggy Stern, Jay Anderson and Matt Wilson.

Peter Einhorn’s (Guitar) most recent recording is “Seems Like Old Times”.   Among them are Karl Berger’s “StillPoint”, Ira Sullivan’s “Strings Attached”, as well as recordings as a leader including “Bouganvillea”. He has performed and/or recorded with Joe Lovano, Jimmy Cobb, David Amram, John Abercrombie, Steve Kuhn, Eddie Daniels, Roland Hanna and Plácido Domingo at the Met Opera.

Jim Donica (Bass) is a bassist, composer, teacher, sideman and bandleader who has performed and recorded with some of the finest artists in the world.  Donica can be heard on landmark recordings such as Maynard Ferguson’s, “Big Bop Nouveau”, the soundtrack recording of “Permanent Record” and “Trash City”, with Punk Rocker Joe Strummer and with MCA recording artists The David Becker Tribune, on “Long Peter Madsen” and “Siberian Express”. His long standing and ongoing gig as bassist for the legendary, Chita Rivera, has taken him around the world playing for audiences who just can’t get enough of Broadway royalty.

Matt Garrity (Drums) has been on the New York City music scene since 1994. He has performed with some of the best in the business, including Grammy winner, Vincent Herring, David Williams, Teri Thornton, Peter Bernstein, Gary Versace, Ron McLure, Ed Cherry, Ben Monder, Ratzo Harris, Jeremy Pelt, Steve Slagle and Jerome Richardson, among others. Garrity has been living in the Hudson Valley since 2017 and produces a concert series out of his studio called Barnstock.


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Pastries from Nancy’s Artisanal.   Breads from Bread Alone.

Tomato & Pesto Pie    12

Bagel & Lox     18

Parmesan Quiche    14

Scrambled Eggs w/Bacon, Toast & Fresh Greens Vinaigrette   14

Assorted Pastry Plate   12          

(Gluten Free Options available upon request)