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Easter Brunch, Sunday April 20

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Easter is fast approaching.  Come join us for an amazing Italian Easter Brunch buffet.  It is $45 per person, $20 for children under 12.  Brunch will be served from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm.
Join us for delicious egg dishes, house made pastries, house made cured meats, house made pasta and more!

Call to reserve your space today!  510-444-7171

Live Music on the Waterfront: Friday, April 18, feat. Adrian Giovenco Trio!

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Adrian Giovenco is an energetic drummer/percussionist who leads the band with a rock-solid pulse. From a very young age, his enthusiasm, sensitivity, and improvisational skills have captured audiences throughout California.

Live Music on the Waterfront: Friday April 4, The Matt Berkeley Trio!

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Matt Berkeley has been a welcome presence on the Bay Area music scene for over a decade. When not leading California’s premier wedding band, Hot Einstein, or teaching piano lessons to Oakland youth, he can be found leading his trio on improvisational journeys through some of today’s new ‘standards’ of pop, rock and rhythm and blues.

Happy Hour on the waterfront!

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Spring has sprung and the weather is beautiful.  Come enjoy a Happy Hour drink every day from 3:00 until 6:00.  We have $4 draft beers and $6 tap wines.  Get a shot of Fernet Branca or Jameson for only $5!  We have some great afternoon nibbles, too!
Come join us today and savor the sunshine at Lungomare in Jack London Square.

Live Music on the Waterfront Presents: Friday 3/21 & Saturday 3/22: Dan Cray Trio!

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“Both the depth and the playfulness characteristic of jazz piano at its best.” -Indianapolis Star

“You have a beautiful touch. . .Hank Jones and Tommy Flanagan should hear you play.” -Harold Mabern, pianist and composer

Dan has worked full-time as a professional musician since graduating from Northwestern University in 1999. He was a finalist for both the 2004 American Pianists Association Cole Porter Fellowship and the 2003 Montreux Jazz Festival Solo Piano Competition, and has performed around the world in many diverse and creative settings with a variety of vocalists and instrumentalists including Kurt Elling, Bobby Broom, Billy Drummond, Ira Sullivan and Geof Bradfield. For 12 years he led the Dan Cray Trio with good friends bassist Clark Sommers and drummer Greg Wyser-Pratte. The Trio’s music has been featured twice on the hit television show “Gossip Girl,” and they were personally selected by Michael Keaton to provide music for his directorial debut, “The Merry Gentleman.” The Trio performed at the Chicago and Idlewild Jazz Festivals and at venues around the country including the 75th anniversary celebration at Baker’s Keyboard Lounge in Detroit. Together the group released four CDs: “Who Cares” (2001), “No One” (Blujazz 2003), “Save Us” (Blujazz 2005), and the live recording “Over Here Over Heard” (Crawdad 2008). Their last two studio CDs spent over 10 weeks on the National and College Jazz Charts, while Chicago’s NPR station WBEZ named each among the year’s best in 2003 and 2005, respectively.

In the fall of 2009, Dan moved to Brooklyn, NY to continue pursuing his career while working on a Masters degree at New York University. During this time, he was appointed adjunct professor at NYU, teaching jazz, classical and pop in private and group settings. After graduating in May of 2011, Dan recorded his fifth album “Meridies,” consisting of mostly original works and featuring saxophonist Noah Preminger, drummer Mark Ferber and bassist Clark Sommers. It was released on Origin Records in March 2012, and was awarded four stars and inclusion on the best of 2012 list by Downbeat magazine. Dan is spending the 2013 school year in Reno, Nevada where he’s working as a lecturer at the University of Nevada.

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Oakville / Yountville Wine Dinner – March 19th, 6:30pm

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*This very special wine pairing dinner is limited to 25 persons. Call 510-444-7171 or visit www.lungomareoakland.com to reserve.

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Live Music on the Waterfront Presents: 3/7 – ElecTreo | 3/8 – Adrian Giovenco

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Electreo bio

Adrian Giovenco is an energetic drummer/percussionist who leads the band with a rock-solid pulse. From a very young age, his enthusiasm, sensitivity, and improvisational skills have captured audiences throughout California.

Adrian is very excited to welcome two fantastic musicians from Atlanta, GA, Richelle Scales and Eddie Cooper, who are both making their mark on the Bay Area music scene.

Live Music on the Waterfront Presents: 2/28 – Josh Jones Trio | 3/1 – Victor Little’s Big Hit!

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Drummer/percussionist Josh Jones is internationally recognized from his touring with such jazz greats as Don Cherry, Steve Coleman, Omar Sosa and Peter Apfelbaum

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Victor Little is passionate about creating and playing music for a living, and has demonstrated his commitment by writing, producing, consulting, recording and performing original music in a career that has spanned over 20 years. “I’ve been blessed to collaborate with some of the most talented musicians and play on some of the most prestigious stages with world class artists and performers” says Victor, whose resume contains a long list of luminaries that includes Patti Austin, Billy Preston, Angela Bofill, James Carter, Charlie Musselwhite, and Booker T. Jones to name a few.

Live Music on the Waterfront Presents: 2/21 – the Jim Richards Trio | 2/22 – Naima Shalhoub

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Friday, February 21st, The Jim Richards Trio

Me performing with Mana Humana

Jim Richards has been playing drums in and around the Bay Area for over 20 years. During that time he developed a love for jazz while playing with various different groups. Now at age 40, he strikes out with his own standards trio, featuring a rotating cast of his favorite local musicians.

Saturday, February 22, Naima Shalhoub

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

An intimate evening of music in a trio with Isaac Ho on keys and Aaron Kierbel on percussion!

 

Sunday Wine Down Dinner! Only $30 with a bottomless glass of tap wine.

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Come enjoy a relaxing end to your week with our Sunday Wine Down Dinner.  We have many new menu items this week, and as always, an endless glass of tap wine, four choices to choose from. Try one, try them all, only $30!
The menu is posted so have a look.  We can’t wait to see you here.