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Jazz Brunch with Charlie Tokarz

  • The Stagecoach Tavern 864 South Undermountain Road Sheffield, MA, 01257 United States (map)

Every Sunday at The Stagecoach Tavern, Chef Laurel Barkan cooks up a hearty, wholesome and delicious brunch. Enjoy a great meal and improvisational music from the Berkshires and beyond. Sunday July 15 features Charlie Tokarz!

  • Brunch Served 11am-2pm
  • Live Music 12-3pm on the porch
  • $5 cover for music
  • No cover for brunch in the tavern
  • Brunch Menus Below

Charlie Tokarz is a multi-talented horn player and one of the only musicians who plays two saxes at the same time with multi-layered electric effects. He has performed with jazz masters Pharoah Sanders, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, and Larry Coryell. He has appeared at the White House, Today Show, 92nd Street Y, MASS MOCA, Merce Cunningham Studios, Club Helsinki, as well as recorded music for HBO. He has performed regularly with master drummer Bob Weiner at Earthdance and Kripalu Yoga Center. He has also recorded and performed with the group Shakti Fusion in New York and the Caribbean. When not working with vyZ, Charlie teaches at the Hotchkiss School in CT and the Steiner School in Great Barrington, MA.

This Week's Brunch Menu:


The Stagecoach Tavern at Race Brook Lodge offers a seasonal menu with a focus on local ingredients from Chef Laurel Barkan. The candlelit Tavern boasts hand-hewn beams and wide-plank floors spanning multiple levels. It has been a warm and convivial gathering spot for friends, families, and lovers for over 200 years. Cozy up by our roaring fire in winter months or in the summer relax with a drink under the stars in our courtyard.

Race Brook Lodge is a rustic and unique getaway destination, perfect for weekend getaways, workshops, weddings, hiking, biking and more, in the natural beauty of the southern Berkshire Hills of Massachusetts. Race Brook hosts musical performances and other cultural events in the Down County Social Club speakeasy, Barnspace and the Pine Grove Porch. Click here to see a schedule of upcoming events.

More events at Race Brook Lodge:

Earlier Event: July 12
DCSC July 12th: Noah Proudfoot
Later Event: July 20
DCSC July 20th: The Decibelists