Jazz Safari Calendar

THU 07/30: Dwayne Dopsie & The Zydeco Hellraisers @ Stearns Square, Spfld MA 7p FREE
THU 07/30:
Jah9 w/Dubtronic Kru @ Infinity Hall, Htfd CT 8p
THU 07/30
: Daniel Ulbricht & Stars of American Ballet @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 8p
THU 07/30: Jessica Lang Dance: The Wanderer @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 8:15p
THU 07/30: Mindy Abair @ Scullers, Boston MA 8/10p
THU 07/30: Gathering of the Vibes feat. Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe-Bombino-Dark Star Orchestra w/Melvin Seals etc @ Seaside Park, Bridgeport CT

FRI 07/31: Newport Jazz Festival feat. Chris Botti-Jon Batiste & Stay Human @ International Tennis Hall of Fame, Newport RI 6:30p
FRI 07/31: Newport Jazz Festival feat. Snarky Puppy-Christian McBride Trio-Ambrose Akinmusire Quartet-Gerald Clayton Quintet-Bria Skonberg & The Jazz Compatriots-Herlin Riley Quintet-John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble-Lucky Peterson etc @ Ft. Adams State Park, Newport RI
FRI 07/31: Gathering of the Vibes feat. Tedeschi Trucks Band-Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings-Gregg Allman-Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band-The Word w/John Mdeski-Robert Randolph-Nattali Rize & Notis etc @ Seaside Park, Bridgeport CT
FRI 07/31: Daniel Ulbricht & Stars of American Ballet @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 8p
FRI 07/31: Jessica Lang Dance: The Wanderer @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 8:15p
FRI 07/31: The Sax Pack feat. Jeff Kashiwa-Steve Cole-Kim Waters @ Scullers, Boston MA 8/10p

SAT 08/01: Charlemont Reggae Festival feat. Mutabaruka-The Alchemystics-The Pangeans-I Band International-Rebelle-The Equalites-Loose Caboose-Addis Revolution-Gaslight Tinkers–Riddim Vigil-Roosta-I-Ganic Sound etc @ Charlemont Fairgrounds, Charlemont MA 11a11p
SAT 08/01:
Taste of the Caribbean & Jerk Festival feat. Luciano-Elan Trotman-Sophia Brown-Orquesta Espada-Iroko Nuevo etc @ Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, Htfd CT 1-11p FREE
SAT 08/01:
Newport Jazz Festival feat. Cassandra Wilson-Irvin Mayfield & New Orleans Jazz Orchestra-Maria Schneider Orchestra-José James-Cécile McLorin Salvant-Ms. Lisa Fisher & Grand Baton-Conrad Herwig’s Latin Side of Horace Silver feat. Michel Camilo-Joey Alexander etc @ Ft. Adams State Park, Newport RI
SAT 08/01: Gathering of the Vibes feat. Wilco-Deep Banana Blackout-Primate Fiasco-Warren Haynes & Seaside Allstars w/Branford Marsalis etc @ Seaside Park, Bridgeport CT
SAT 08/01: Daniel Ulbricht & Stars of American Ballet @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 2/8p
SAT 08/01: Jessica Lang Dance: The Wanderer @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 2:15/8:15p
SAT 08/01: Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez-The Reprobate Blues Band @ Iron Horse, N’ton MA 7p
SAT 08/01: Buckwheat Zydeco @ Infinity Hall, Norfolk CT 8p
SAT 08/01: The Sax Pack feat. Jeff Kashiwa-Steve Cole-Kim Waters @ Scullers, Boston MA 8/10p

SUN 08/02: Newport Jazz Festival feat. Arturo Sandoval-Jamie Cullum-Lou Donaldson Quartet-Dr. John & The Nite Trippers-Arturo O’Farrill’s Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra-Mike Stern/Bill Evans Band-Billy Child’s Jazz Chamber Ensemble-Bill Frisell Trio etc. @ Ft. Adams State Park, Newport RI
SUN 08/02: Gathering of the Vibes feat. Preservation Hall Jazz Band-John Brown’s Body-Weezer-Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals etc @ Seaside Park, Bridgeport CT
SUN 08/02: Daniel Ulbricht & Stars of American Ballet @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 2p
SUN 08/02: Jessica Lang Dance: The Wanderer @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 2:15p
SUN 08/02: Tower of Power @ Infinity Hall, Norfolk CT 5/8p
SUN 08/02: Freddie Bryant w/Claire Arenius & Wayne Roberts @ One Bar & Grill, N’ton MA 7-10p

MON 08/03: Noah Baerman Resonance Ensemble-Haneef Nelson @ Bushnell Park, Htfd CT 6p FREE

TUE 08/04: Nicole Pasternak & Ralph Lalama w/Green Street Trio @ Loft-Clarion, N’ton MA 7:30p

WED 08/05: Malpaso Dance Company w/Arturo O’Farrill Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 8p
WED 08/05
: Jessica Lang Dance: The Wanderer @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 8:15p

THU 08/05: Malpaso Dance Company w/Arturo O’Farrill Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 8p
THU 08/06
: Jessica Lang Dance: The Wanderer @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 8:15p
THU 08/06: Elan Trotman @ Scullers, Boston MA 8/10p

FRI 08/07: Litchfield Jazz Festival feat. Anat Cohen-Litchfield Jazz Orchestra: Tribute to Thomas Chapin @ Goshen Fairgrounds, Goshen CT 7:45p
FRI 08/07: The Original Waialers w/Al Anderson @ Infinity Hall, Norfolk CT 8p
FRI 08/07: Ricki Lee Jones @ Infinity Hall, Htfd CT 8p
FRI 08/07: Malpaso Dance Company w/Arturo O’Farrill Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 8p
FRI 08/07: Jessica Lang Dance: The Wanderer @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 8:15p
FRI 08/07: Steve Tyrell @ Scullers, Boston MA 8/10p
FRI 08/07: Laurin Talese @ The Side Door Jazz Club, Old Lyme CT 8:30p

SAT 08/08: Springfield Jazz & Roots Festival feat. Butler, Bernstein & Hot 9-Big Chief Donald Harrison w/Dr. Lonnie Smith-Avery Sharpe & New England Gospel Choir w/Angel Rose & Charles Neville-Elan Trotman-Jesus Pagan & Conjunto Barrio-Jeff Holmes Quartet w/Dawning Holmes-Deva Mahal etc @ Court Square, Spfld MA FREE
SAT 08/08: Litchfield Jazz Festival feat. Wycliffe Gordon & Friends- Mike Stern Band-Matt Wilson Topsy Turvy-Grégoire Maret Quartet-Avery Sharpe Gospel Choir: Tribute To Rosetta Tharpe @ Goshen Fairgrounds, Goshen CT 12p
SAT 08/08: Malpaso Dance Company w/Arturo O’Farrill Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 2/8p
SAT 08/08: Jessica Lang Dance: The Wanderer @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 2:15/8:15p
SAT 08/08: Dave Liebman Quartet @ The Side Door Jazz Club, Old Lyme CT 8:30p
SAT 08/08: Steve Tyrell @ Scullers, Boston MA 8/10p

SUN 08/09: Litchfield Jazz Festival feat. Christian McBride Trio-Sean Jones Quartet-Les Paul’s Trio w/Nicki Parrott & Bucky Pizzarelli-Salute To Charlie Persip w/Matt Wilson-George Schuller-Robin Baytas-Cory Cox etc @ Goshen Fairgrounds, Goshen CT 12p
SUN 08/09: Malpaso Dance Company w/Arturo O’Farrill Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 2p
SUN 08/09: Jessica Lang Dance: The Wanderer @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 2:15p

MON 08/10: Ana Gasteyer: Swing With A Handsome Woman @  62 Center for Theater & Dance, Willams College,Williamstown MA 7:30p

TUE 08/11: Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas @ Iron Horse, N’ton MA 7p
TUE 08/11:
Mark Lewis w/Green Street Trio @ Loft-Clarion, N’ton MA 7:30p

THU 08/13: Strunz & Farah @ Scullers, Boston MA 8/10p

FRI 08/14: Dick Dale @ Iron Horse, N’ton MA 7p
FRI 08/14: Ellis Marsalis @ The Side Door Jazz Club, Old Lyme CT 8:30p
FRI 08/14: David Benoit’s 2 In Love feat. Jane Monheit @ Scullers, Boston MA 8/10p

SAT 08/15: Michelle Walker Quartet @ The Side Door Jazz Club, Old Lyme CT 8:30p
SAT 08/15:
David Benoit’s 2 In Love feat. Jane Monheit @ Scullers, Boston MA 8/10p

SUN 08/16: The Alex Snydman Los Angeles Trio @ Iron Horse, N’ton MA 7p

FRI 08/21: Marianne Solivan Quartet @ The Side Door Jazz Club, Old Lyme CT 8:30p

SAT 08/22: Steve Kroon Sextet @ The Side Door Jazz Club, Old Lyme CT 8:30p

SAT 08/29: Solomon Georgio @ Mass MoCA, North Adams MA 8p

SUN 08/30: Sierra Leone’s Refugee Allstars-The Alchemystics @ Infinity Hall, Htfd CT 7:30p