Craig Ventresco

Friday - August, 11 @ 8:00pm

Acoustic guitarist Craig Ventresco's style is a unique combination of Ragtime, rural Blues, early Jazz guitar and traditional String Band influences. His playing is at once fiery, melodic and inventive. Ventresco has concentrated on early 20th century vaudeville, ragtime, and popular songs as recorded on obscure 78s and cylinders from the dawn of the recorded music era. He features music written by Eubie Blake, Scott Joplin, Big Bill Broonzy, James Scott, Lucky Roberts, and a Ventresco original as well. His playing was featured on the soundtrack album for the film "Crumb." ~ Cafe Divine Newsletter

WEBSITE: craigventresco.com/

Upcoming Events

Brad Terry Trio

Saturday, August 19th

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Chris Klaxton

Saturday, August 19th

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Bryant Sirois Quartet

Saturday, August 19th

10:00 PM - 11:59 PM

Dark Hollow Bottling Company

Sunday, August 20th

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Songwriter’s Lounge

Monday, August 21st

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Portland Comedy Co-op presents ‘WORST DAY OF THE WEEK’

Monday, August 21st

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

207-774-4111

650A Congress Street, Portland ME

Hours
Mon-Sat: 5PM-Close
Sun: 6PM-Close

Blue has won Portland’s Best Jazz Venue for several years in a row and dedicates every Saturday night to Jazz at Blue.

Unless the show is ticketed we are always No Cover and we let you decide how much to Donate to the Musicians if you are so inclined.