Jazz Safari Calendar

FRI 07/18: Kris Allen Quintet feat. Duane Eubanks/Alex Tremblay Quartet @ Pump House Gallery-Bushnell Park, Htfd CT 6p FRE
FRI 07/18: Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz w/David Sanborn- Manuel Valera @ Bushnell Park, Htfd CT 7p FREE
FRI 07/18: Ballet 2014 (8p)/Dorrance Dance (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
FRI 07/18: The Zach Bartholomew Trio @ The Side Door Jazz Club, Old Lyme CT 8:30p

SAT 07/19: Ballet 2014 (2/8p)/Dorrance Dance (2:15/8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
SAT 07/19:
Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz w/Jazz Allstars feat. Marion Meadows, Brian Simpson, Kim Waters-Urban Jazz Coalition-La Orquesta Espada- David Davis-Jus…Us-Side Street @ Bushnell Park, Htfd CT 4:30p FREE
SAT 07/19:
James Montgomery Blues Band w/Lipbone Redding @ Bridge Street Live, Collinsville CT 8p
SAT 07/19:
Metta Quintet! @ The Side Door Jazz Club, Old Lyme CT 8:30p
SAT 07/19: Temptations Revue feat. Dennis Edwards @ New Haven Green, New Haven CT 7p FREE

SUN 07/20: Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz w/Jazz Mass feat. Ross Tucker’s Hot Cat Dixieland Jazz Band @ Christ Church Cathedral, Htfd CT 10a
SUN 07/20: Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz w/Javon Jackson-Azar Lawrence-Sherry Winston @ Bushnell Park, Htfd CT 4:30p FREE
SUN 07/20: Ballet 2014 (2p)/Dorrance Dance (2:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
SUN 07/20: Sweetback Sisters @ Bridge Street Live, Collinsville CT 7p

MON 07/21: Ralph Peterson Fotet- Frank Kozyra/Andrew Renfroe/Matt Dwonszyk/Curtis Torian Group @ Bushnell Park, Htfd CT 6p FREE

TUE 07/22: Grant Stewart w/Green Street Trio @ Loft-Clarion, N’ton MA 7:30p

WED 07/23: Mark Morris Dance Group & Music Ensemble (8p)/Dorrance Dance (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

THU 07/24: Mark Morris Dance Group & Music Ensemble (8p)/Dorrance Dance (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
THU 07/24:
Adam Kolker Quartet feat. John Abercrombie @ The Side Door Jazz Club, Old Lyme CT 8:30p

FRI 07/25: Mark Morris Dance Group & Music Ensemble (8p)/Dorrance Dance (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
FRI 07/25:
Steve Kroon Sextet @ The Side Door Jazz Club, Old Lyme CT 8:30p
FRI 07/25: Samba Mapangala & Orch. Virunga/Hassan Hakmoun/Sonny Burgess & The Legendary Pacers /Trio Armargue/Conjunto Guantanamo etc @ Boarding House Park, Lowell MA 6:45p FREE

SAT 07/26: Mark Morris Dance Group & Music Ensemble (2/8p)/Dorrance Dance (2:15/8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
SAT 07/26:
6th Rumba Festival of  New England feat. Adalberto Santiago-Roberto Roena-Eddie Montalvo y Su Orquesta-Carlito Oliveras y Su Orquesta Calidad @ Church Of The Good Shepherd, 155 Wyllys St. Htfd CT 3-8p FREE Info: 860-371-8098
SAT 07/26: Salt-N-Pepa @ New Haven Green, New Haven CT 7p FREE
SAT 07/26: Vince Rogers (tp) w/vocalist Steve Lipman @ 226Jazz, Windsor CT 7p
SAT 07/26: Alex Snydman Trio @ Iron Horse, N’ton MA 7p
SAT 07/26: Eric Wyatt Quartet @ The Side Door Jazz Club, Old Lyme CT 8:30p
SAT 07/26: Samba Mapangala & Orch. Virunga/Hassan Hakmoun/Sonny Burgess & The Legendary Pacers /Trio Armargue/Conjunto Guantanamo etc @ Boarding House Park, Lowell MA 12-10p FREE

SUN 07/27: Mark Morris Dance Group & Music Ensemble (2p)/Dorrance Dance (2:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
SUN 07/27: Samba Mapangala & Orch. Virunga/Hassan Hakmoun/Sonny Burgess & The Legendary Pacers /Trio Armargue/Conjunto Guantanamo etc @ Boarding House Park, Lowell MA 12-6:30p FREE

MON 07/28: Ray Mantilla Ensemble-Espada Jazz Ensemble @ Bushnell Park, Htfd CT 6p FREE

WED 07/30: Women Of Faith Ensemble @ Porter-Phelps-Huntington Museum, Hadley MA 6:30p (Rescheduled from 7/16)
WED 07/30:
Circa (8p)/Dance Heginbotham and Brooklyn Rider (8p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

THU 07/31: Amir ElSaffar Quintet-Aliya Cycon Project @ Iron Horse, N’ton MA 7p
THU 07/31: Circa (8p)/Dance Heginbotham and Brooklyn Rider (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

FRI 08/01: Newport Jazz Festival feat. Cecile McLorin Salvant-Jon Batiste & Stay Human-John Zorn’s Masada Marathon-Miguel Zenon & The “Identities” Big Band-Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society-Snarky Puppy-Amir ElSaffar Quintet-Rudresh Mahanthappa’s Charlie Parker Project etc.@ Ft. Adams State Park, Newport RI 11:30a-6p
FRI 08/01: Jazz at Lincoln Center Jazz Orch. feat. Wynton Marsalis-Dee Dee Bridgewater feat. Theo Crocker @ International Tennis Hall of Fame/Newport Casino, Newport RI 8p
FRI 08/01
: The Holmes Brothers @ Iron Horse, N’ton MA 7p
FRI 08/01: Shemekia Copeland @ Bridge Street Live, Collinsville CT 8p
FRI 08/01: Circa (8p)/Dance Heginbotham and Brooklyn Rider (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

SAT 08/02: Newport Jazz Festival feat. Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra w/Wynton Marsalis-Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue-Dave Holland Prism-Gregory Porter-Robert Glasper Experiment-SFJAZZ Collective-Cécile McLorin Salvant-Pedrito Martinez Group-Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band-Newport Now 60 Band-Dick Hyman, Howard Alden & Jay Leonhart-Kurt Rosenwinkle New Quartet-Stefano Bollani & Hamilton de Holanda-RIMEA Senior All-State Jazz Ensemble @ Fort Adams State Park, Newport RI 11a-7p
SAT 08/02
: Circa (2/8p)/Dance Heginbotham and Brooklyn Rider (2:15/8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
SAT 08/02: “Sock It To Me: A Soulful Celebration of the Music of Muscle Shoals” feat. Sarah Borges & Amy Black @ Bridge Street Live, Collinsville CT 8p

SUN 08/03: Newport Jazz Festival feat. Bobby McFerrin Spirityouall-David Sanborn,Joey DeFrancesco, Billy Hart & Warren Wolf-Dr. John & The Nite Trippers-Gary Burton New Quartet-Vijay Iyer Sextet-Danilo Perez Panama 500-Django Festival All-stars-Ron Carter Trio-Lee Konitz Quartet w/Grace Kelly-Ravi Coltrane-The Cookers-Mingus Big Band-Brubeck Brothers-George Wein & Newport All-Stars-MMEA All-State Jazz Band @ Ft. Adams State Park, Newport RI 10:30a-7p
SUN 08/03: Circa (2p)/Dance Heginbotham and Brooklyn Rider (2:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
SUN 08/03
: Pedrito Martinez Group feat. Ariacne Trujillo @ Iron Horse, N’ton MA 7p
SUN 08/03: Carlos Nuñez @ Bridge Street Live, Collinsville CT 7:30p

MON 08/04: Renee Rosnes Quartet-N’Dea Lloyd @ Bushnell Park, Htfd CT 6p FREE

WED 08/06: Pacific Northwest Ballet (8p)/Stardust (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

THU 08/07: Pacific Northwest Ballet (8p)/Stardust (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

FRI 08/08: Litchfield Jazz Festival feat. Cécile McLorin Salvant-Cyrus Chestnut Trio @ Goshen Fairgrounds, Goshen CT 7:45p
FRI 08/08: Pacific Northwest Ballet (8p)/Stardust (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
FRI 08/08: Marcia Ball @ Boarding House Park, Lowell MA 7:30p

SAT 08/09: Litchfield Jazz Festival feat. The Gospel According To Jazz w/Kirk Whalum-Curtis Fuller & Friends-Anthony Strong-Claudio Roditi Brasilian Jazz Sextet-Carmen Staaf Sextet @ Goshen Fairgrounds, Goshen CT 12-9p
SAT 08/09: Springfield Jazz & Roots Festival feat. Phil Woods w/Greg Caputo Big Band-Charles Neville w/Charmaine Neville Band-Grace Kelly-Chuchito Valdes Quartet-Alex Snydman Trio etc @ Court Square, Spfld MA FREE
SAT 08/09: Pacific Northwest Ballet (2/8p)/Stardust (2:15/8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
SAT 08/09
: Gerry Beaudoin Trio @ 226Jazz, Windsor CT 7p

SUN 08/10: Litchfield Jazz Festival feat. Jane Bunnett & Maqueque-Jimmy Greene Quartet-Mike Stern Band-Mario Pavone Street Songs/The Accordion Project-Litchfield Jazz Orchestra Django Reinhardt Project @ Goshen Fairgrounds, Goshen CT 12-9p
SUN 08/10: Pacific Northwest Ballet (2p)/Stardust (2:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

MON 08/11: Stephen ‘King’ Porter & The Legacy Band-Michael Pallas Quintet @ Bushnell Park, Htfd CT 6p FREE

WED 08/13: Companhia Urbana de Dança (8p)/Doug Elkins Choreography, ETC (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
WED 08/13:
Beres Hammond @ Toad’s Place, New Haven CT 9p

THU 08/14: The Soul Rebels @ Iron Horse, N’ton MA 7p
THU 08/14: Tedeschi Trucks Band @ Simsbury Meadows, Simsbury CT 7p
THU 08/14: Companhia Urbana de Dança (8p)/Doug Elkins Choreography, ETC (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

FRI 08/15: Companhia Urbana de Dança (8p)/Doug Elkins Choreography, ETC (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

SAT 08/16: Companhia Urbana de Dança (2p)/Doug Elkins Choreography, ETC (2:15/8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA
SAT 08/16: Roomful of Blues @ Bridge Street Live, Collinsville CT 8p

SUN 08/17: A Jazz Happening @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA 5p

WED 08/20: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet (8p)/Leesaar The Company (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

THU 08/21: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet (8p)/Leesaar The Company (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

FRI 08/22: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet (8p)/Leesaar The Company (8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

SAT 08/23: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet (2p)/Leesaar The Company (2:15/8:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

SUN 08/24: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet (2p)/Leesaar The Company (2:15p) @ Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA